Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 288 347 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 20.67% 16.98% 12.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.04% 35.41% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 238 278 281
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 822 980 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 59.01% 47.97% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 700 741 1020
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%

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 11 December 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 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Chelmsford -2 52 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Harlow +18 50 £65,000 - 5
Colchester +6 32 £35,000 - 3
Brentwood +6 27 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Southend-on-Sea +16 16 £20,000 -33.33% 2
Saffron Walden +3 13 £47,500 +72.73% 6
Basildon -6 12 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Wickford -4 6 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Witham -8 6 £43,500 -3.33%
Loughton - 6 £50,000 - 1
Rayleigh 0 2 £35,000 +16.67% 1
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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#.

1 229 (79.51%) .NET
2 181 (62.85%) ASP.NET
3 154 (53.47%) SQL Server
4 136 (47.22%) JavaScript
5 135 (46.88%) SQL
6 134 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
7 122 (42.36%) HTML
7 122 (42.36%) MVC
8 109 (37.85%) Microsoft
9 91 (31.60%) CSS
10 90 (31.25%) AngularJS
11 77 (26.74%) RESTful
12 73 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 73 (25.35%) ASP.NET Web API
13 72 (25.00%) TDD
14 69 (23.96%) Web Development
15 64 (22.22%) T-SQL
16 63 (21.88%) .NET Framework
17 62 (21.53%) jQuery
18 60 (20.83%) Web Application Development
19 54 (18.75%) WCF
20 52 (18.06%) BDD
21 50 (17.36%) Finance
22 49 (17.01%) XML
23 48 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 46 (15.97%) Degree
24 46 (15.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 46 (15.97%) Scrum
25 41 (14.24%) HTML5
25 41 (14.24%) KnockoutJS

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 31 (10.76%) IIS
2 9 (3.13%) CMS
3 4 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.35%) Apache
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.69%) Maya
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Movex
2 3 (1.04%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.86%) npm
3 6 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.47%) Internet
2 4 (1.39%) HTTP
2 4 (1.39%) VoIP
3 2 (0.69%) Broadband
4 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (53.47%) SQL Server
2 48 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (15.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (11.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 34 (11.81%) SQL Server 2016
5 26 (9.03%) Relational Database
6 22 (7.64%) MySQL
7 21 (7.29%) NoSQL
8 19 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (5.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (4.17%) OLAP
12 10 (3.47%) OLTP
12 10 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (2.78%) MS Access
14 7 (2.43%) Power BI
15 5 (1.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.74%) QlikView
16 4 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (12.85%) Visual Studio
2 30 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (7.29%) Git (software)
4 15 (5.21%) Selenium
4 15 (5.21%) TeamCity
5 14 (4.86%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (4.86%) webpack
6 9 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 9 (3.13%) Subversion
6 9 (3.13%) WebDriver
7 8 (2.78%) JIRA
8 6 (2.08%) MSTest
9 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (1.39%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.39%) Moq
11 3 (1.04%) NUnit
11 3 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.69%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
13 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 50 (17.36%) Finance
2 15 (5.21%) Advertising
3 13 (4.51%) Banking
3 13 (4.51%) Marketing
4 12 (4.17%) Back Office
5 7 (2.43%) Automotive
5 7 (2.43%) Games
5 7 (2.43%) Retail
6 3 (1.04%) Legal
6 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.69%) Law
7 2 (0.69%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 228 (79.17%) Developer
2 115 (39.93%) .NET Developer
3 93 (32.29%) C# Developer
4 59 (20.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (20.14%) Web Developer
6 40 (13.89%) C# Web Developer
7 38 (13.19%) .NET Web Developer
8 35 (12.15%) SQL Developer
9 33 (11.46%) Software Developer
10 29 (10.07%) ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (10.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (8.68%) Senior Developer
12 20 (6.94%) Junior
12 20 (6.94%) Junior Developer
13 17 (5.90%) C# Software Developer
14 16 (5.56%) Team Leader
15 14 (4.86%) Angular Developer
15 14 (4.86%) Technical Leader
16 13 (4.51%) Graduate Developer
16 13 (4.51%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (79.51%) .NET
2 181 (62.85%) ASP.NET
3 122 (42.36%) HTML
4 91 (31.60%) CSS
5 90 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 77 (26.74%) RESTful
7 73 (25.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 73 (25.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 63 (21.88%) .NET Framework
9 62 (21.53%) jQuery
10 54 (18.75%) WCF
11 49 (17.01%) XML
12 41 (14.24%) HTML5
12 41 (14.24%) KnockoutJS
13 40 (13.89%) Entity Framework
14 37 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 37 (12.85%) Node.js
15 31 (10.76%) Web Services
16 29 (10.07%) JSON
17 26 (9.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (7.64%) User Experience
3 19 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.90%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.47%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.13%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.08%) Social Network
9 5 (1.74%) Fintech
10 4 (1.39%) Contactless
10 4 (1.39%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.39%) EMV
10 4 (1.39%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.39%) Smartcard
11 3 (1.04%) CMDB
12 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.69%) Animation
12 2 (0.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.99%) Android
2 19 (6.60%) Apple iOS
2 19 (6.60%) Windows
3 10 (3.47%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.43%) Linux
5 3 (1.04%) Unix
5 3 (1.04%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (42.36%) MVC
3 72 (25.00%) TDD
4 69 (23.96%) Web Development
5 60 (20.83%) Web Application Development
6 52 (18.06%) BDD
7 46 (15.97%) Scrum
8 27 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 25 (8.68%) OO
10 24 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (7.64%) E-Commerce
11 22 (7.64%) Unit Testing
12 20 (6.94%) SDLC
12 20 (6.94%) SOA
13 19 (6.60%) Mentoring
14 17 (5.90%) Test Automation
15 16 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (5.21%) Project Management
17 14 (4.86%) ETL
18 12 (4.17%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (47.22%) JavaScript
2 135 (46.88%) SQL
3 64 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 32 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 31 (10.76%) Java
6 21 (7.29%) C++
7 20 (6.94%) C
8 17 (5.90%) Ruby
9 14 (4.86%) TypeScript
10 12 (4.17%) VBA
11 8 (2.78%) Python
11 8 (2.78%) VBScript
12 6 (2.08%) VB
13 5 (1.74%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.74%) Delphi
13 5 (1.74%) R
14 3 (1.04%) XAML
15 2 (0.69%) MAXScript
15 2 (0.69%) Scala
15 2 (0.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 46 (15.97%) Degree
2 12 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.39%) ISEB
4 4 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.39%) MCP
5 2 (0.69%) PhD
6 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.29%) QA
2 10 (3.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.39%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 109 (37.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.29%) Oracle
3 7 (2.43%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.39%) Citrix
4 4 (1.39%) HP
4 4 (1.39%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.04%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.04%) Facebook
5 3 (1.04%) MKS
5 3 (1.04%) Sage
6 2 (0.69%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.69%) Splunk
7 1 (0.35%) Embarcadero
7 1 (0.35%) Google
7 1 (0.35%) IFS