The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 10 26 20
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C# 77 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 13.75% 6.14% 9.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.56% 18.37% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 71 35 42
Median salary £42,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.63% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £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 Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 244 196 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 43.57% 33.45% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 202 161 170
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

C#
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for C# in Watford

C#
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Watford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Watford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for C#.

1 93 (58.49%) .NET
2 87 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (47.80%) JavaScript
4 73 (45.91%) ASP.NET
5 72 (45.28%) SQL Server
6 63 (39.62%) MVC
7 57 (35.85%) SQL
8 55 (34.59%) HTML
9 53 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 50 (31.45%) Java
11 43 (27.04%) MS Excel
12 39 (24.53%) Scrum
12 39 (24.53%) Linux
12 39 (24.53%) AngularJS
13 38 (23.90%) CSS
14 37 (23.27%) TDD
15 36 (22.64%) BDD
15 36 (22.64%) Web Application Development
16 34 (21.38%) Node.js
16 34 (21.38%) jQuery
16 34 (21.38%) C++
16 34 (21.38%) SharePoint
17 33 (20.75%) QA
18 32 (20.13%) WCF
18 32 (20.13%) Microsoft
19 31 (19.50%) Python
19 31 (19.50%) RESTful
20 30 (18.87%) Web Development
20 30 (18.87%) Unix
21 29 (18.24%) HP UFT

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 34 (21.38%) SharePoint
2 18 (11.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (6.29%) Umbraco
4 7 (4.40%) Confluence
4 7 (4.40%) IIS
4 7 (4.40%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.40%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (27.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.66%) MS Office
3 5 (3.14%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (2.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (11.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (3.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.89%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.40%) Firewall
2 4 (2.52%) Internet
3 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.63%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (45.28%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.69%) NoSQL
2 17 (10.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.14%) MySQL
5 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (18.24%) Git (software)
1 29 (18.24%) HP UFT
1 29 (18.24%) Selenium
2 16 (10.06%) JIRA
2 16 (10.06%) WebDriver
3 11 (6.92%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.03%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.40%) JUnit
5 7 (4.40%) Maven
5 7 (4.40%) SoapUI
5 7 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.14%) Moq
6 5 (3.14%) MSTest
6 5 (3.14%) NUnit
7 4 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.89%) LabVIEW
8 3 (1.89%) Subversion
8 3 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.26%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (15.09%) Finance
2 21 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.43%) Music Industry
4 11 (6.92%) Marketing
4 11 (6.92%) Retail
5 5 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.89%) Advertising
6 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 99 (62.26%) Developer
2 48 (30.19%) .NET Developer
3 41 (25.79%) C# Developer
4 32 (20.13%) Analyst
5 27 (16.98%) Test Analyst
6 25 (15.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (14.47%) Web Developer
8 20 (12.58%) SQL Developer
9 18 (11.32%) SharePoint Developer
10 16 (10.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 15 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 14 (8.81%) Automation Test Analyst
13 13 (8.18%) QA Analyst
13 13 (8.18%) QA Test Analyst
14 12 (7.55%) C# Web Developer
14 12 (7.55%) Mid-Level C# Developer
15 11 (6.92%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 11 (6.92%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (58.49%) .NET
2 73 (45.91%) ASP.NET
3 55 (34.59%) HTML
4 53 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (24.53%) AngularJS
6 38 (23.90%) CSS
7 34 (21.38%) jQuery
7 34 (21.38%) Node.js
8 32 (20.13%) WCF
9 31 (19.50%) RESTful
10 26 (16.35%) .NET Framework
11 25 (15.72%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 19 (11.95%) Ajax
15 18 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (10.69%) Entity Framework
16 17 (10.69%) JSON
17 16 (10.06%) ZeroMQ
18 15 (9.43%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.84%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.52%) iPad
4 4 (2.52%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.26%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) BBC
7 1 (0.63%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.53%) Linux
2 30 (18.87%) Unix
3 17 (10.69%) Windows
4 10 (6.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.14%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.14%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (39.62%) MVC
3 39 (24.53%) Scrum
4 37 (23.27%) TDD
5 36 (22.64%) BDD
5 36 (22.64%) Web Application Development
6 30 (18.87%) Web Development
7 26 (16.35%) Functional Testing
7 26 (16.35%) Software Engineering
8 25 (15.72%) Automation Testing
9 24 (15.09%) CRM
10 23 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (14.47%) OO
11 18 (11.32%) Physics
12 17 (10.69%) Test Scripting
13 16 (10.06%) Data Visualisation
13 16 (10.06%) Visualisation
14 15 (9.43%) High Availability
15 14 (8.81%) Front End Development
16 12 (7.55%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (47.80%) JavaScript
2 57 (35.85%) SQL
3 50 (31.45%) Java
4 34 (21.38%) C++
5 31 (19.50%) Python
6 21 (13.21%) VB
7 18 (11.32%) VB.NET
8 17 (10.69%) Ruby
9 16 (10.06%) Shell Script
10 12 (7.55%) C
11 3 (1.89%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.26%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.26%) ES6
12 2 (1.26%) PHP
12 2 (1.26%) Scala
12 2 (1.26%) XAML
13 1 (0.63%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (14.47%) Degree
2 16 (10.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (20.75%) QA
2 4 (2.52%) PMO
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.63%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (5.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (3.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.63%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.40%) Atlassian
3 5 (3.14%) Dell
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle
3 5 (3.14%) Retek
3 5 (3.14%) Sage
3 5 (3.14%) SonicWALL
3 5 (3.14%) Symantec
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe
4 1 (0.63%) Apple
4 1 (0.63%) EMC
4 1 (0.63%) Virgin Media
4 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
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