Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing C# 236 351 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 17.99% 21.02% 19.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.38% 37.22% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 199 275 340
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% +14.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 752 943 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 57.32% 56.47% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 631 795 808
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £30,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Colchester +5 55 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Basildon +3 43 £40,000 -27.27%
Chelmsford -14 28 £43,500 +8.75% 4
Southend-on-Sea +1 24 £23,750 -56.82%
Harlow -5 13 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Saffron Walden +10 10 £40,000 - 7
Brentwood -8 7 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Wickford -7 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Billericay - 2 £41,125 -
Witham +1 1 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Thurrock - 1 £37,500 -
Rayleigh - 1 £40,000 -
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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#.

1 166 (70.34%) .NET
2 130 (55.08%) SQL Server
3 114 (48.31%) SQL
4 93 (39.41%) ASP.NET
5 87 (36.86%) JavaScript
6 79 (33.47%) MVC
6 79 (33.47%) Microsoft
7 72 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (30.08%) HTML
9 65 (27.54%) CSS
10 55 (23.31%) Visual Studio
10 55 (23.31%) Degree
11 46 (19.49%) Java
12 45 (19.07%) AngularJS
13 44 (18.64%) OO
13 44 (18.64%) Web Development
14 40 (16.95%) jQuery
15 39 (16.53%) Windows
16 37 (15.68%) TDD
17 33 (13.98%) Finance
18 32 (13.56%) C++
18 32 (13.56%) Computer Science
19 31 (13.14%) .NET Framework
20 29 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC
21 26 (11.02%) VB
22 25 (10.59%) Python
23 24 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web API
23 24 (10.17%) Computer Science Degree
24 23 (9.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 23 (9.75%) WCF

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 13 (5.51%) IIS
2 8 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.27%) OpenEdge
4 2 (0.85%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.42%) Apache
5 1 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.27%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.42%) Maya
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle CX
3 1 (0.42%) Azure Functions
3 1 (0.42%) GitHub
3 1 (0.42%) IaaS
3 1 (0.42%) PaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.27%) FTP
1 3 (1.27%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) HTTP
2 2 (0.85%) SMS
3 1 (0.42%) SSH
3 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (55.08%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.90%) MySQL
3 19 (8.05%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 14 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.27%) DTS
9 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.27%) ProClarity
9 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.42%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (23.31%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.93%) NUnit
3 10 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.81%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.81%) MSTest
4 9 (3.81%) SpecFlow
4 9 (3.81%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (3.39%) Subversion
5 8 (3.39%) WatiN
6 7 (2.97%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 5 (2.12%) Moq
8 4 (1.69%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.85%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.85%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 33 (13.98%) Finance
2 10 (4.24%) Retail
3 9 (3.81%) Games
4 5 (2.12%) Back Office
5 2 (0.85%) Advertising
5 2 (0.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Local Government
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 188 (79.66%) Developer
2 85 (36.02%) C# Developer
3 79 (33.47%) .NET Developer
4 51 (21.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (17.37%) Software Developer
6 33 (13.98%) Web Developer
7 26 (11.02%) C# Software Developer
8 24 (10.17%) SQL Developer
9 23 (9.75%) Analyst
9 23 (9.75%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (9.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (9.32%) Graduate
10 22 (9.32%) Graduate Developer
11 19 (8.05%) Junior
11 19 (8.05%) Junior Developer
12 17 (7.20%) .NET Software Developer
13 16 (6.78%) C# Web Developer
14 15 (6.36%) Software Engineer
15 13 (5.51%) Senior Developer
16 12 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (70.34%) .NET
2 93 (39.41%) ASP.NET
3 71 (30.08%) HTML
4 65 (27.54%) CSS
5 45 (19.07%) AngularJS
6 40 (16.95%) jQuery
7 31 (13.14%) .NET Framework
8 29 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (9.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (9.75%) WCF
11 22 (9.32%) Entity Framework
11 22 (9.32%) Web Services
12 19 (8.05%) WPF
13 17 (7.20%) RESTful
13 17 (7.20%) XML
14 15 (6.36%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (5.93%) CSS3
15 14 (5.93%) HTML5
16 13 (5.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.97%) User Experience
6 5 (2.12%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.27%) CUDA
7 3 (1.27%) Digital TV
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) Animation
9 1 (0.42%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.53%) Windows
2 8 (3.39%) Linux
2 8 (3.39%) Windows 10
2 8 (3.39%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.12%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.27%) Unix
5 1 (0.42%) Android
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (33.47%) MVC
2 72 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (18.64%) OO
3 44 (18.64%) Web Development
4 37 (15.68%) TDD
5 22 (9.32%) BDD
5 22 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (7.63%) Front End Development
6 18 (7.63%) SDLC
6 18 (7.63%) Test Automation
7 16 (6.78%) Software Delivery
7 16 (6.78%) Web Application Development
8 15 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (6.36%) Scrum
8 15 (6.36%) Software Engineering
9 14 (5.93%) Time Management
10 12 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.08%) Kanban
11 10 (4.24%) Multithreading
11 10 (4.24%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (48.31%) SQL
2 87 (36.86%) JavaScript
3 46 (19.49%) Java
4 32 (13.56%) C++
5 26 (11.02%) VB
6 25 (10.59%) Python
7 20 (8.47%) PHP
8 19 (8.05%) T-SQL
9 17 (7.20%) VB.NET
10 14 (5.93%) Delphi
11 6 (2.54%) C
11 6 (2.54%) Perl
11 6 (2.54%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.12%) Go
13 4 (1.69%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.69%) R
13 4 (1.69%) VBA
13 4 (1.69%) XAML
14 3 (1.27%) Ruby
15 2 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 55 (23.31%) Degree
2 24 (10.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.39%) ISEB
3 8 (3.39%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.12%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.69%) PhD
6 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.97%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) SLA
3 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 79 (33.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.32%) Oracle
3 3 (1.27%) Blue Prism
3 3 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (1.27%) UiPath
4 2 (0.85%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.42%) Actuate
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco
5 1 (0.42%) Cognos
5 1 (0.42%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.42%) New Relic