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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing C# 172 213 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 17.17% 20.92% 17.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 40.42% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 136 177 224
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 559 527 647
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 55.79% 51.77% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 438 443 520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +2.50%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing C# as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -7 41 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Chelmsford +1 35 £38,000 -41.53% 1
Brentwood +5 29 £47,500 -20.83%
Wickford - 8 £29,000 -
Basildon +3 7 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Witham -4 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Braintree - 3 £45,000 -
Saffron Walden -2 2 £65,000 -
Harlow - 2 £50,250 - 1
Leigh-on-Sea - 2 £50,000 -
Southend-on-Sea +15 1 £44,500 +17.10% 1
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for C#.

1 275 (94.50%) .NET
2 178 (61.17%) ASP.NET
3 149 (51.20%) SQL Server
3 149 (51.20%) JavaScript
4 147 (50.52%) HTML
5 142 (48.80%) MVC
6 134 (46.05%) CSS
7 115 (39.52%) SQL
8 94 (32.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 82 (28.18%) .NET Framework
10 79 (27.15%) Finance
11 76 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
12 75 (25.77%) Visual Studio
13 71 (24.40%) Web Development
14 65 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 64 (21.99%) Microsoft
16 62 (21.31%) VB.NET
17 57 (19.59%) SQL Server 2008
18 56 (19.24%) jQuery
19 55 (18.90%) Unit Testing
20 54 (18.56%) ASP.NET Web API
21 53 (18.21%) WCF
22 51 (17.53%) SDLC
23 49 (16.84%) AngularJS
24 47 (16.15%) OO
25 46 (15.81%) Ajax
26 43 (14.78%) TDD
27 42 (14.43%) XML
28 40 (13.75%) SQL Server 2012
29 38 (13.06%) Entity 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 (7.22%) IIS
2 14 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.06%) Moodle
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.34%) CMS
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.03%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.69%) Autodesk Inventor
4 2 (0.69%) Revit
5 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Movex
2 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.41%) Internet
2 4 (1.37%) Skype
3 1 (0.34%) DHCP
3 1 (0.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (51.20%) SQL Server
2 57 (19.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (13.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (9.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (6.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (3.09%) MySQL
7 9 (3.09%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.06%) ActiveReports
9 6 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.06%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.03%) OLAP
10 3 (1.03%) OLTP
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (1.03%) QlikView
10 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 94 (32.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (25.77%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.81%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.81%) Selenium
3 14 (4.81%) SpecFlow
4 11 (3.78%) JIRA
5 7 (2.41%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.41%) Moq
6 6 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.72%) Xcode
8 4 (1.37%) Subversion
9 1 (0.34%) Ant
9 1 (0.34%) Buildbot
9 1 (0.34%) Gradle
9 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.34%) NUnit
9 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 79 (27.15%) Finance
2 7 (2.41%) Banking
3 6 (2.06%) Advertising
3 6 (2.06%) Automotive
4 4 (1.37%) Back Office
4 4 (1.37%) Marketing
4 4 (1.37%) Retail
4 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.69%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Electronics
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 255 (87.63%) Developer
2 142 (48.80%) .NET Developer
3 113 (38.83%) C# Developer
4 52 (17.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (15.12%) Senior Developer
6 37 (12.71%) Web Developer
7 33 (11.34%) SQL Developer
8 30 (10.31%) .NET Web Developer
8 30 (10.31%) VB.NET Developer
9 26 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (7.56%) .NET Software Developer
11 21 (7.22%) Software Developer
12 20 (6.87%) Senior C# Developer
13 18 (6.19%) Junior
14 17 (5.84%) C# Web Developer
14 17 (5.84%) Junior Developer
15 13 (4.47%) Agile .NET Developer
15 13 (4.47%) Agile Developer
15 13 (4.47%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (94.50%) .NET
2 178 (61.17%) ASP.NET
3 147 (50.52%) HTML
4 134 (46.05%) CSS
5 82 (28.18%) .NET Framework
6 65 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (19.24%) jQuery
8 54 (18.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 53 (18.21%) WCF
10 49 (16.84%) AngularJS
11 46 (15.81%) Ajax
12 42 (14.43%) XML
13 38 (13.06%) Entity Framework
13 38 (13.06%) Web Services
14 34 (11.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 34 (11.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 34 (11.68%) WPF
15 33 (11.34%) KnockoutJS
16 32 (11.00%) HTML5
17 27 (9.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.93%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.78%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.09%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.41%) Fintech
5 6 (2.06%) BBC
5 6 (2.06%) Learning Management System
5 6 (2.06%) Social Media
5 6 (2.06%) VLE
6 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.37%) User Experience
7 2 (0.69%) Animation
7 2 (0.69%) HoloLens
7 2 (0.69%) HTC Vive
7 2 (0.69%) iPad
7 2 (0.69%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.34%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.71%) Windows
2 9 (3.09%) Android
2 9 (3.09%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.03%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (48.80%) MVC
2 76 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (24.40%) Web Development
4 55 (18.90%) Unit Testing
5 51 (17.53%) SDLC
6 47 (16.15%) OO
7 43 (14.78%) TDD
8 37 (12.71%) Wealth Management
9 36 (12.37%) Workflow
10 27 (9.28%) OOP
11 26 (8.93%) OOD
12 23 (7.90%) Scrum
13 19 (6.53%) Web Application Development
14 18 (6.19%) SOLID
15 16 (5.50%) BDD
16 14 (4.81%) Software Engineering
17 11 (3.78%) Data Extraction
18 10 (3.44%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (3.44%) Multithreading
19 9 (3.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 149 (51.20%) JavaScript
2 115 (39.52%) SQL
3 62 (21.31%) VB.NET
4 35 (12.03%) T-SQL
5 18 (6.19%) Java
6 17 (5.84%) C++
7 8 (2.75%) Delphi
8 7 (2.41%) Perl
8 7 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.06%) Ruby
9 6 (2.06%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.72%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.03%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.03%) Python
11 3 (1.03%) Uniface
11 3 (1.03%) VBA
11 3 (1.03%) VBScript
12 2 (0.69%) PHP
13 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (11.34%) Degree
2 8 (2.75%) ISEB
2 8 (2.75%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.03%) MCP
3 3 (1.03%) MCTS
3 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.03%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 64 (21.99%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.06%) Apple
2 6 (2.06%) Blackboard
2 6 (2.06%) Facebook
2 6 (2.06%) Google
2 6 (2.06%) Oracle
2 6 (2.06%) Sitecore
2 6 (2.06%) Sony
2 6 (2.06%) Yahoo!
3 5 (1.72%) DevExpress
4 2 (0.69%) Autodesk
5 1 (0.34%) IFS
5 1 (0.34%) PayPal
5 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.34%) SAP
5 1 (0.34%) Tableau
5 1 (0.34%) VMware
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
University of Essex
Salary: At grade 7: £29,301 - £32,004 per annum (pro-rata for part-time), At grade 8: £32,004 - £38,183 per annum (pro-rata for part-time)
Posted: 17 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago