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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 26 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing C# 52 52 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.54% 14.02% 7.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.06% 27.81% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 34
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
288 187 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.29% 50.40% 49.22%
Number of salaries quoted 199 153 170
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,150 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Watford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 69 (66.35%) SQL
2 60 (57.69%) SQL Server
3 55 (52.88%) Microsoft
4 53 (50.96%) .NET
5 45 (43.27%) ASP.NET
6 37 (35.58%) JavaScript
7 36 (34.62%) HTML
8 34 (32.69%) CSS
9 30 (28.85%) Test Scripting
10 28 (26.92%) Java
11 27 (25.96%) NUnit
11 27 (25.96%) Ruby
11 27 (25.96%) Software Testing
11 27 (25.96%) RESTful
11 27 (25.96%) BDD
12 25 (24.04%) Web Services
13 24 (23.08%) T-SQL
13 24 (23.08%) JUnit
13 24 (23.08%) XML
13 24 (23.08%) WATIR
13 24 (23.08%) Selenium
13 24 (23.08%) Test Automation
13 24 (23.08%) JBehave
13 24 (23.08%) Open Source
13 24 (23.08%) Cucumber
13 24 (23.08%) SpecFlow
13 24 (23.08%) Gherkin
13 24 (23.08%) Jenkins
13 24 (23.08%) Calabash
14 22 (21.15%) MS Office

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (21.15%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.54%) IIS
3 9 (8.65%) CMS
4 4 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.88%) Node.js
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (21.15%) MS Office
2 18 (17.31%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
1 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.88%) MySQL
5 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.92%) QlikView
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (25.96%) NUnit
2 24 (23.08%) JUnit
2 24 (23.08%) JBehave
2 24 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 24 (23.08%) SpecFlow
2 24 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 24 (23.08%) Calabash
2 24 (23.08%) WATIR
2 24 (23.08%) Selenium
3 16 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.85%) Subversion
4 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (42.31%) Developer
2 24 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 13 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 13 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Analyst
4 11 (10.58%) Junior
5 10 (9.62%) Junior Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Test Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Senior Test Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Business Analyst Team Leader
7 8 (7.69%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Junior C# Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Junior .NET Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (50.96%) .NET
2 45 (43.27%) ASP.NET
3 36 (34.62%) HTML
4 34 (32.69%) CSS
5 27 (25.96%) RESTful
6 25 (24.04%) Web Services
7 24 (23.08%) XML
7 24 (23.08%) Gherkin
8 16 (15.38%) jQuery
9 9 (8.65%) HTML5
10 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.73%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.81%) ADO.NET
11 5 (4.81%) CSS3
12 4 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (2.88%) WinForms
14 2 (1.92%) WPF
14 2 (1.92%) XSLT
15 1 (0.96%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.08%) Open Source
2 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) User Experience
4 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.96%) Blog
6 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (3.85%) Android
2 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) Test Scripting
2 27 (25.96%) BDD
2 27 (25.96%) Software Testing
3 24 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 22 (21.15%) Change Management
5 20 (19.23%) OO
6 16 (15.38%) Workflow
7 13 (12.50%) Process Management
8 12 (11.54%) MVC
8 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 11 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (9.62%) CRM
11 9 (8.65%) UML
11 9 (8.65%) Practice Management
11 9 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.65%) Project Management
12 8 (7.69%) Web Application Development
12 8 (7.69%) Business Analysis
13 5 (4.81%) Web Development
13 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 69 (66.35%) SQL
2 37 (35.58%) JavaScript
3 28 (26.92%) Java
4 27 (25.96%) Ruby
5 24 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (14.42%) Degree
1 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
1 15 (14.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (52.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (1.92%) Open Text
4 1 (0.96%) Thunderhead
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Posted: 3 days ago
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