The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 21 35 17
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing C# 71 49 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.86% 8.25% 15.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.57% 20.00% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 65 49 50
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £26,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 245 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 52.36% 41.25% 52.52%
Number of salaries quoted 218 172 124
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

C#
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Watford region.

C# Salary Trend in Watford

C#
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Watford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 112 (88.19%) .NET
2 81 (63.78%) ASP.NET
3 69 (54.33%) SQL Server
4 68 (53.54%) SQL
5 59 (46.46%) HTML
6 55 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (41.73%) JavaScript
8 47 (37.01%) Windows
8 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
9 44 (34.65%) MVC
10 40 (31.50%) CSS
11 27 (21.26%) WPF
11 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (19.69%) Scrum
13 23 (18.11%) MS Excel
13 23 (18.11%) MongoDB
13 23 (18.11%) WCF
14 22 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (17.32%) Web Services
14 22 (17.32%) CRM
15 20 (15.75%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (14.96%) jQuery
16 19 (14.96%) Degree
16 19 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
16 19 (14.96%) WinForms
17 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
17 18 (14.17%) Dynamics CRM
17 18 (14.17%) SharePoint
18 17 (13.39%) TDD
18 17 (13.39%) Security Cleared

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.17%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.51%) IIS
3 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.57%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (18.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (14.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.72%) SaaS
3 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) iBeacon
2 5 (3.94%) Firewall
3 2 (1.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.79%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (54.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.11%) MongoDB
3 20 (15.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (12.60%) NoSQL
5 10 (7.87%) CouchDB
6 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.36%) SQLite
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.57%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.57%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.57%) MS Access
10 1 (0.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) MSTest
1 12 (9.45%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (9.45%) Moq
1 12 (9.45%) NUnit
2 7 (5.51%) Subversion
2 7 (5.51%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.72%) Xcode
3 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.36%) CocoaPods
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (8.66%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Retail
3 3 (2.36%) Advertising
4 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (84.25%) Developer
2 54 (42.52%) .NET Developer
3 35 (27.56%) C# Developer
4 33 (25.98%) Senior Developer
5 28 (22.05%) Senior .NET Developer
6 17 (13.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Senior C# Developer
8 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (10.24%) Software Developer
9 12 (9.45%) Programmer
9 12 (9.45%) Software Engineer
10 10 (7.87%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (7.87%) Graduate
11 9 (7.09%) Junior
11 9 (7.09%) Junior Developer
12 7 (5.51%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (5.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 7 (5.51%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (5.51%) C# Programmer
12 7 (5.51%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (88.19%) .NET
2 81 (63.78%) ASP.NET
3 59 (46.46%) HTML
4 40 (31.50%) CSS
5 27 (21.26%) WPF
5 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (18.11%) WCF
7 22 (17.32%) Web Services
8 19 (14.96%) jQuery
8 19 (14.96%) WinForms
9 12 (9.45%) Spring.NET
9 12 (9.45%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (9.45%) Ninject
9 12 (9.45%) Razor View Engine
9 12 (9.45%) Unity DI Container
10 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (7.09%) .NET Framework
12 8 (6.30%) Xamarin.iOS
12 8 (6.30%) SOAP
13 7 (5.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) User Experience
2 12 (9.45%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.51%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.36%) iPhone
6 3 (2.36%) iPad
7 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.57%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.57%) EPoS
7 2 (1.57%) NHS
8 1 (0.79%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.01%) Windows
2 16 (12.60%) Apple iOS
3 13 (10.24%) Android
4 12 (9.45%) Linux
5 7 (5.51%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (34.65%) MVC
3 25 (19.69%) Scrum
4 22 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (17.32%) CRM
5 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
6 17 (13.39%) TDD
7 16 (12.60%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (11.81%) Web Application Development
8 15 (11.81%) OO
9 13 (10.24%) Process Management
10 12 (9.45%) Kanban
10 12 (9.45%) Web Development
10 12 (9.45%) MVVM
11 11 (8.66%) Workflow
12 9 (7.09%) Migration
13 8 (6.30%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (5.51%) Software Testing
14 7 (5.51%) Embedded Software Development
14 7 (5.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 68 (53.54%) SQL
2 53 (41.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (11.81%) C
4 14 (11.02%) VB
5 13 (10.24%) C++
6 12 (9.45%) Java
6 12 (9.45%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.51%) Python
7 7 (5.51%) Embedded C++
8 6 (4.72%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 5 (3.94%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.15%) VBA
11 3 (2.36%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (14.96%) Degree
2 17 (13.39%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.87%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 47 (37.01%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.24%) Xamarin
3 7 (5.51%) Adobe
3 7 (5.51%) Intel
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle
5 3 (2.36%) Sybase
5 3 (2.36%) Apple
6 1 (0.79%) Symantec
6 1 (0.79%) Dell
6 1 (0.79%) Sage
6 1 (0.79%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
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