Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 13 10
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 316 287 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 22.28% 14.36% 14.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.43% 30.34% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 290 214 327
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +9.88%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 892 946 1,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 62.91% 47.35% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 776 674 1,009
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Essex

C#
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for C# in Essex

C#
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Essex over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Essex

C#
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow +14 73 £65,000 +60.49% 3
Southend-on-Sea +4 35 £20,000 -22.33% 4
Colchester +2 33 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Chelmsford -8 26 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Basildon -1 24 £41,250 -8.33% 4
Saffron Walden +11 17 £60,000 +137.62% 4
Brentwood +5 17 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Loughton 0 7 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Witham -11 7 £43,500 -0.57% 2
Rayleigh 0 5 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Wickford -8 5 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Billericay +7 1 £47,000 +34.29%
Epping - 1 £37,500 -
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for C#.

1 242 (76.58%) .NET
2 191 (60.44%) ASP.NET
3 160 (50.63%) SQL
4 158 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 156 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
6 138 (43.67%) MVC
7 133 (42.09%) JavaScript
8 119 (37.66%) HTML
9 112 (35.44%) TDD
10 100 (31.65%) ASP.NET Web API
11 93 (29.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 93 (29.43%) WCF
12 89 (28.16%) AngularJS
13 76 (24.05%) RESTful
14 74 (23.42%) CSS
14 74 (23.42%) Microsoft
15 70 (22.15%) BDD
16 59 (18.67%) HTML5
17 57 (18.04%) Web Development
18 56 (17.72%) T-SQL
19 54 (17.09%) Web Application Development
20 52 (16.46%) WPF
21 51 (16.14%) KnockoutJS
21 51 (16.14%) SQL Server 2016
21 51 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 50 (15.82%) jQuery
23 48 (15.19%) Web Services
24 46 (14.56%) Greenfield Project
25 45 (14.24%) Scrum
26 44 (13.92%) .NET Framework

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (6.65%) IIS
2 9 (2.85%) CMS
3 5 (1.58%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.32%) Apache
4 1 (0.32%) Confluence
4 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Maya
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Movex
2 5 (1.58%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.95%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.95%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.63%) Epicor Tropos
4 2 (0.63%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.63%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) npm
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.16%) Internet
2 5 (1.58%) HTTP
3 4 (1.27%) VoIP
4 2 (0.63%) Broadband
4 2 (0.63%) FTP
5 1 (0.32%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) Network Security
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (16.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 34 (10.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (10.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (10.13%) NoSQL
6 19 (6.01%) Relational Database
6 19 (6.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (5.06%) MySQL
8 15 (4.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (4.11%) MS Access
9 13 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (3.16%) Power BI
11 7 (2.22%) OLAP
11 7 (2.22%) OLTP
11 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.27%) SQLite
14 3 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (12.66%) Visual Studio
2 35 (11.08%) Git (software)
3 27 (8.54%) Selenium
4 20 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (4.43%) JIRA
6 11 (3.48%) SpecFlow
6 11 (3.48%) TeamCity
7 10 (3.16%) WebDriver
8 7 (2.22%) MSTest
9 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.58%) Subversion
11 4 (1.27%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.27%) Moq
12 3 (0.95%) NUnit
12 3 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.63%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.63%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
14 1 (0.32%) FishEye
General
1 41 (12.97%) Finance
2 17 (5.38%) Marketing
3 16 (5.06%) Advertising
4 15 (4.75%) Banking
5 10 (3.16%) Automotive
6 9 (2.85%) Games
6 9 (2.85%) Retail
7 8 (2.53%) Back Office
8 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.95%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.95%) Law
10 2 (0.63%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 253 (80.06%) Developer
2 130 (41.14%) .NET Developer
3 73 (23.10%) C# Developer
4 44 (13.92%) SQL Developer
5 43 (13.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (12.34%) Web Developer
7 35 (11.08%) Software Developer
8 25 (7.91%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (7.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (7.28%) Lead Developer
10 22 (6.96%) .NET Software Developer
10 22 (6.96%) Senior Developer
11 21 (6.65%) .NET Web Developer
12 19 (6.01%) JavaScript Developer
12 19 (6.01%) QA Leader
13 18 (5.70%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (5.70%) Lead .NET Developer
14 17 (5.38%) C# Web Developer
15 16 (5.06%) Junior
15 16 (5.06%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (76.58%) .NET
2 191 (60.44%) ASP.NET
3 119 (37.66%) HTML
4 100 (31.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 93 (29.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 93 (29.43%) WCF
6 89 (28.16%) AngularJS
7 76 (24.05%) RESTful
8 74 (23.42%) CSS
9 59 (18.67%) HTML5
10 52 (16.46%) WPF
11 51 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 51 (16.14%) KnockoutJS
12 50 (15.82%) jQuery
13 48 (15.19%) Web Services
14 44 (13.92%) .NET Framework
15 40 (12.66%) XML
16 39 (12.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 34 (10.76%) CSS3
17 34 (10.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.56%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.43%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.80%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.58%) User Experience
8 4 (1.27%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.63%) CMDB
9 2 (0.63%) Fintech
10 1 (0.32%) Animation
10 1 (0.32%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.32%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.32%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.32%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.44%) Windows
2 31 (9.81%) Android
3 29 (9.18%) Apple iOS
4 15 (4.75%) Linux
4 15 (4.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.63%) Unix
5 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (43.67%) MVC
3 112 (35.44%) TDD
4 70 (22.15%) BDD
5 57 (18.04%) Web Development
6 54 (17.09%) Web Application Development
7 45 (14.24%) Scrum
8 37 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (7.59%) OO
9 24 (7.59%) Test Automation
10 22 (6.96%) Mentoring
11 21 (6.65%) SOA
12 20 (6.33%) Software Engineering
13 19 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (5.70%) SDLC
15 17 (5.38%) Android Development
15 17 (5.38%) Mobile Development
16 16 (5.06%) iOS Development
17 15 (4.75%) Collaborative Working
17 15 (4.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 160 (50.63%) SQL
2 133 (42.09%) JavaScript
3 56 (17.72%) T-SQL
4 35 (11.08%) Java
5 28 (8.86%) Ruby
6 26 (8.23%) C++
7 13 (4.11%) C
7 13 (4.11%) Python
7 13 (4.11%) VB.NET
7 13 (4.11%) XAML
8 12 (3.80%) VBA
9 7 (2.22%) Apple Swift
9 7 (2.22%) MATLAB
9 7 (2.22%) R
10 6 (1.90%) VB
11 4 (1.27%) Delphi
12 2 (0.63%) ES6
12 2 (0.63%) PHP
12 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (12.03%) Degree
2 10 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.85%) PhD
4 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.27%) ISEB
6 2 (0.63%) MCP
7 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.54%) QA
2 8 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (0.95%) Docker
2 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 74 (23.42%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.70%) Oracle
3 17 (5.38%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.58%) DataCash
4 5 (1.58%) Sage
4 5 (1.58%) SAP
5 3 (0.95%) Facebook
5 3 (0.95%) IFS
6 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.63%) Epicor
6 2 (0.63%) Infor
6 2 (0.63%) MKS
7 1 (0.32%) RedGate
7 1 (0.32%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.32%) Splunk