The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 26 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 20.80% 18.38% 15.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.37% 27.17% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 19
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 92 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 76.00% 67.65% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 72 39
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

C#
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

C# Salary Trend in Belfast

C#
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Belfast

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 44 (89.80%) .NET
2 35 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 32 (65.31%) SQL
4 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
5 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
5 27 (55.10%) MVC
5 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (51.02%) Web Development
7 24 (48.98%) Degree
7 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
8 22 (44.90%) Visual Studio
9 19 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
12 16 (32.65%) HTML
13 15 (30.61%) Unit Testing
14 14 (28.57%) Time Management
15 13 (26.53%) OO
15 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
16 12 (24.49%) C++
16 12 (24.49%) Web Services
17 11 (22.45%) Windows
17 11 (22.45%) jQuery
18 10 (20.41%) .NET Framework
18 10 (20.41%) WCF
18 10 (20.41%) XML
18 10 (20.41%) SOA
19 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
20 8 (16.33%) Oracle

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.20%) IIS
3 4 (8.16%) Kentico
3 4 (8.16%) CMS
3 4 (8.16%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Node.js
5 1 (2.04%) Mule
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) OLAP
3 3 (6.12%) OLTP
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (44.90%) Visual Studio
2 19 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.20%) MSTest
3 5 (10.20%) NUnit
3 5 (10.20%) Rational Rose
4 1 (2.04%) WinRunner
4 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
1 6 (12.24%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Software Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Senior Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Graduate
9 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Automation Tester
10 1 (2.04%) Integration Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Lead Tester
10 1 (2.04%) Architect
10 1 (2.04%) Tester
10 1 (2.04%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (89.80%) .NET
2 35 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (32.65%) HTML
5 12 (24.49%) Web Services
6 11 (22.45%) jQuery
7 10 (20.41%) .NET Framework
7 10 (20.41%) XML
7 10 (20.41%) WCF
8 7 (14.29%) WPF
9 6 (12.24%) Ajax
10 5 (10.20%) JSON
10 5 (10.20%) Silverlight
10 5 (10.20%) XSLT
10 5 (10.20%) COM+
10 5 (10.20%) CSS
11 4 (8.16%) ADO.NET
12 1 (2.04%) J2EE
12 1 (2.04%) SOAP
12 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.08%) Physics
5 2 (4.08%) GIS
5 2 (4.08%) Open Source
6 1 (2.04%) Equities
6 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.04%) Derivative
6 1 (2.04%) Statistics
6 1 (2.04%) Chemistry
6 1 (2.04%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) MVC
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) Web Development
3 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
4 15 (30.61%) Unit Testing
5 14 (28.57%) Time Management
6 13 (26.53%) OO
7 10 (20.41%) SOA
8 6 (12.24%) UML
9 5 (10.20%) OOP
9 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Use Case
10 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.12%) Workflow
11 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
11 3 (6.12%) High Availability
12 2 (4.08%) OOD
12 2 (4.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) SQL
2 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) C++
4 6 (12.24%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.20%) C
6 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
8 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.20%) MCAD
3 5 (10.20%) MCSD
4 3 (6.12%) HNC
4 3 (6.12%) HND
5 2 (4.08%) BC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Northgate
4 4 (8.16%) EPiServer
5 2 (4.08%) ESRI
6 1 (2.04%) KANA
6 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.04%) webMethods
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase
6 1 (2.04%) JBoss
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) Talend
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