Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 231 284 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 19.49% 20.52% 17.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.38% 34.85% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 188 234 283
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +14.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 672 815 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 56.71% 58.89% 48.13%
Number of salaries quoted 533 694 753
Essex median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,800 £27,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +10 58 £35,000 - 6
Chelmsford 0 46 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Basildon +7 41 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Southend-on-Sea -2 14 £23,750 +18.75% 5
Harlow -9 10 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Saffron Walden -3 4 £40,000 -13.51% 7
Brentwood -7 4 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Witham +13 2 £38,750 -10.92%
Rayleigh -2 1 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Epping - 1 £35,000 -
Billericay - 1 £41,000 -
C#
East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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#.

1 186 (80.52%) .NET
2 141 (61.04%) SQL Server
3 119 (51.52%) SQL
4 95 (41.13%) HTML
5 92 (39.83%) ASP.NET
5 92 (39.83%) MVC
6 90 (38.96%) Microsoft
7 86 (37.23%) JavaScript
8 81 (35.06%) CSS
9 78 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
10 77 (33.33%) Degree
11 70 (30.30%) Visual Studio
12 53 (22.94%) Web Development
13 52 (22.51%) Computer Science
14 51 (22.08%) OO
15 50 (21.65%) AngularJS
16 49 (21.21%) Java
17 43 (18.61%) jQuery
18 41 (17.75%) TDD
19 38 (16.45%) Windows
19 38 (16.45%) Computer Science Degree
19 38 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
20 37 (16.02%) Finance
21 36 (15.58%) Oracle
22 35 (15.15%) .NET Framework
22 35 (15.15%) XML
23 34 (14.72%) MySQL
24 31 (13.42%) C++
25 30 (12.99%) PHP
26 27 (11.69%) VB

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 14 (6.06%) IIS
2 13 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.30%) CMS
4 2 (0.87%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.46%) Chatbot
2 8 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle CX
3 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.87%) FTP
1 2 (0.87%) Internet
1 2 (0.87%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (61.04%) SQL Server
2 34 (14.72%) MySQL
3 18 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.46%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.16%) DTS
7 5 (2.16%) ProClarity
7 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.43%) ActiveReports
10 1 (0.43%) Big Data
10 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 70 (30.30%) Visual Studio
2 22 (9.52%) NUnit
3 17 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (6.49%) MSTest
4 15 (6.49%) SpecFlow
4 15 (6.49%) Visual Studio Team System
4 15 (6.49%) WatiN
5 13 (5.63%) Subversion
6 10 (4.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (3.03%) Moq
7 7 (3.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 4 (1.73%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.30%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 37 (16.02%) Finance
2 7 (3.03%) Games
2 7 (3.03%) Retail
3 3 (1.30%) Back Office
4 1 (0.43%) Automotive
4 1 (0.43%) Local Government
4 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (76.19%) Developer
2 80 (34.63%) C# Developer
3 71 (30.74%) .NET Developer
4 55 (23.81%) Software Developer
5 50 (21.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (19.05%) Web Developer
7 36 (15.58%) C# Software Developer
7 36 (15.58%) Graduate
7 36 (15.58%) Graduate Developer
8 26 (11.26%) Analyst
9 23 (9.96%) C# Web Developer
10 22 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
10 22 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (8.66%) SQL Developer
12 16 (6.93%) Software Engineer
13 15 (6.49%) Junior
13 15 (6.49%) Junior Developer
13 15 (6.49%) Test Analyst
13 15 (6.49%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (80.52%) .NET
2 95 (41.13%) HTML
3 92 (39.83%) ASP.NET
4 81 (35.06%) CSS
5 50 (21.65%) AngularJS
6 43 (18.61%) jQuery
7 35 (15.15%) .NET Framework
7 35 (15.15%) XML
8 27 (11.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (11.26%) JSON
10 25 (10.82%) HTML5
11 24 (10.39%) WCF
11 24 (10.39%) Web Services
11 24 (10.39%) WPF
12 21 (9.09%) Ajax
13 20 (8.66%) CSS3
14 19 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (7.79%) ASP.NET 2.0
16 17 (7.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (6.49%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.79%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.16%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.73%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (1.73%) CUDA
5 4 (1.73%) User Experience
6 3 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.43%) Animation
7 1 (0.43%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.45%) Windows
2 10 (4.33%) Windows 10
2 10 (4.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.87%) Linux
4 2 (0.87%) Unix
5 1 (0.43%) Android
5 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (39.83%) MVC
2 78 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (22.94%) Web Development
4 52 (22.51%) Computer Science
5 51 (22.08%) OO
6 41 (17.75%) TDD
7 38 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (11.69%) SDLC
9 26 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (10.82%) BDD
11 24 (10.39%) Test Automation
12 23 (9.96%) Software Delivery
13 20 (8.66%) Front End Development
14 19 (8.23%) Time Management
15 18 (7.79%) E-Commerce
16 16 (6.93%) Software Engineering
16 16 (6.93%) Waterfall
17 15 (6.49%) Scrum
17 15 (6.49%) Test Scripting
17 15 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (51.52%) SQL
2 86 (37.23%) JavaScript
3 49 (21.21%) Java
4 31 (13.42%) C++
5 30 (12.99%) PHP
6 27 (11.69%) VB
7 26 (11.26%) Python
8 25 (10.82%) T-SQL
9 22 (9.52%) VB.NET
10 13 (5.63%) TypeScript
11 8 (3.46%) VBA
12 6 (2.60%) Delphi
13 5 (2.16%) Uniface
14 4 (1.73%) Perl
14 4 (1.73%) Ruby
14 4 (1.73%) XAML
15 2 (0.87%) R
15 2 (0.87%) VB6
16 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (33.33%) Degree
2 38 (16.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (6.49%) ISEB
3 15 (6.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.16%) QA
2 4 (1.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 90 (38.96%) Microsoft
2 36 (15.58%) Oracle
3 8 (3.46%) Blue Prism
3 8 (3.46%) UiPath
4 5 (2.16%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (0.87%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.43%) Actuate
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco
6 1 (0.43%) Cognos
6 1 (0.43%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.43%) Sage
6 1 (0.43%) Tableau