The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 325 286 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.47% 19.64% 28.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.26% 31.12% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 262 242 491
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1150 919 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.34% 63.12% 70.23%
Number of salaries quoted 919 772 1132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C#
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

C# Salary Trend in Cambridge

C#
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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#.

1 444 (65.78%) .NET
2 304 (45.04%) Software Engineering
3 259 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
4 256 (37.93%) Degree
5 244 (36.15%) C++
6 211 (31.26%) SQL Server
7 206 (30.52%) ASP.NET
8 203 (30.07%) SQL
8 203 (30.07%) Computer Science
9 201 (29.78%) Java
10 173 (25.63%) HTML
11 161 (23.85%) MVC
12 145 (21.48%) JavaScript
13 144 (21.33%) Microsoft
14 137 (20.30%) Finance
15 134 (19.85%) CSS
16 130 (19.26%) Mathematics
17 129 (19.11%) C
18 127 (18.81%) Windows
18 127 (18.81%) Python
19 120 (17.78%) TDD
20 119 (17.63%) WCF
21 117 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
22 103 (15.26%) jQuery
23 100 (14.81%) Scrum
24 89 (13.19%) Visual Studio
25 84 (12.44%) QA
26 81 (12.00%) OO
27 80 (11.85%) HTML5
27 80 (11.85%) NUnit

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 43 (6.37%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.07%) IIS
3 10 (1.48%) OpenStack
4 9 (1.33%) CloudStack
4 9 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.74%) Apache
7 3 (0.44%) Drupal
8 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.30%) CMS
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.15%) DNN
9 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 52 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.19%) MS Office
3 5 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.59%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.44%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 24 (3.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (1.63%) SaaS
2 9 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.44%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.44%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.15%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.37%) Internet
2 17 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.78%) HTTP
4 9 (1.33%) Wireless
5 8 (1.19%) SMS
5 8 (1.19%) SMPP
5 8 (1.19%) Firewall
5 8 (1.19%) NFC
6 4 (0.59%) Network Security
6 4 (0.59%) iSCSI
6 4 (0.59%) IPv6
6 4 (0.59%) LDAP
6 4 (0.59%) VLAN
6 4 (0.59%) NAS
7 2 (0.30%) DHCP
7 2 (0.30%) DNS
7 2 (0.30%) SSL
8 1 (0.15%) LAN
8 1 (0.15%) WAN
8 1 (0.15%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (31.26%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (3.70%) MySQL
6 19 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (2.81%) Big Data
7 13 (1.93%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.89%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.89%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.44%) Text Mining
12 3 (0.44%) QlikView
12 3 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 89 (13.19%) Visual Studio
2 80 (11.85%) NUnit
3 53 (7.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 52 (7.70%) Moq
5 39 (5.78%) MSTest
6 32 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (3.26%) Selenium
8 14 (2.07%) MSBuild
9 13 (1.93%) ReSharper
9 13 (1.93%) Git (software)
10 11 (1.63%) WiX
11 8 (1.19%) Hudson
12 7 (1.04%) Jenkins
13 6 (0.89%) Ranorex
13 6 (0.89%) xUnit.net
13 6 (0.89%) MbUnit
13 6 (0.89%) CppUnit
13 6 (0.89%) Subversion
13 6 (0.89%) JIRA
13 6 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 137 (20.30%) Finance
2 38 (5.63%) Banking
3 31 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.26%) Advertising
4 22 (3.26%) Music Industry
5 21 (3.11%) Electronics
6 16 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.22%) Marketing
8 12 (1.78%) Automotive
9 8 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.19%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.74%) Military
11 3 (0.44%) Law
11 3 (0.44%) Publishing
12 2 (0.30%) Retail
13 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 349 (51.70%) Developer
2 189 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 123 (18.22%) C# Developer
4 76 (11.26%) .NET Developer
4 76 (11.26%) Software Developer
5 73 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 62 (9.19%) Graduate
7 57 (8.44%) Test Engineer
8 46 (6.81%) Senior Developer
9 31 (4.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (4.30%) Graduate Developer
11 27 (4.00%) Programmer
12 26 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
13 25 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
13 25 (3.70%) Architect
14 24 (3.56%) Web Developer
14 24 (3.56%) Software Test Engineer
15 23 (3.41%) Junior Developer
15 23 (3.41%) Junior
16 21 (3.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (65.78%) .NET
2 206 (30.52%) ASP.NET
3 173 (25.63%) HTML
4 134 (19.85%) CSS
5 119 (17.63%) WCF
6 117 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 103 (15.26%) jQuery
8 80 (11.85%) HTML5
9 71 (10.52%) WPF
10 61 (9.04%) .NET Framework
11 59 (8.74%) XML
12 42 (6.22%) Web Services
13 40 (5.93%) CSS3
14 37 (5.48%) LINQ
15 30 (4.44%) AngularJS
15 30 (4.44%) WinForms
16 27 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
16 27 (4.00%) NHibernate
17 25 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 23 (3.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 203 (30.07%) Computer Science
2 130 (19.26%) Mathematics
3 63 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (8.30%) Algorithms
5 45 (6.67%) Cryptography
6 42 (6.22%) User Experience
7 41 (6.07%) Embedded Systems
8 30 (4.44%) Physics
9 27 (4.00%) Mobile App
10 23 (3.41%) Management Information System
11 17 (2.52%) PKI
12 16 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
13 13 (1.93%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.63%) Client/Server
15 10 (1.48%) Device Driver
15 10 (1.48%) Statistics
16 9 (1.33%) N-Tier
16 9 (1.33%) Blackberry
17 7 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 7 (1.04%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 127 (18.81%) Windows
2 56 (8.30%) Linux
3 32 (4.74%) Android
4 31 (4.59%) UNIX
5 30 (4.44%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.19%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.89%) AIX
7 6 (0.89%) HPUX
7 6 (0.89%) Solaris
8 5 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.59%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (45.04%) Software Engineering
2 259 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (23.85%) MVC
4 120 (17.78%) TDD
5 100 (14.81%) Scrum
6 81 (12.00%) OO
7 51 (7.56%) Regression Testing
8 44 (6.52%) Information Security
9 42 (6.22%) Mentoring
10 39 (5.78%) Kanban
11 38 (5.63%) Unit Testing
12 33 (4.89%) CRM
13 32 (4.74%) OOP
13 32 (4.74%) MVVM
14 31 (4.59%) Automated Testing
14 31 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (4.44%) Web Development
16 28 (4.15%) Software Architecture
17 26 (3.85%) Web Application Development
17 26 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 244 (36.15%) C++
2 203 (30.07%) SQL
3 201 (29.78%) Java
4 145 (21.48%) JavaScript
5 129 (19.11%) C
6 127 (18.81%) Python
7 53 (7.85%) VB.NET
8 51 (7.56%) VB
9 36 (5.33%) PowerShell
10 33 (4.89%) Perl
11 30 (4.44%) PHP
12 27 (4.00%) T-SQL
13 18 (2.67%) Ruby
14 16 (2.37%) Embedded C
15 15 (2.22%) Delphi
16 12 (1.78%) PL/SQL
17 10 (1.48%) XAML
17 10 (1.48%) VB6
18 9 (1.33%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.19%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 256 (37.93%) Degree
2 23 (3.41%) ISEB
3 21 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.37%) MCP
4 16 (2.37%) MCAD
4 16 (2.37%) MCSD
4 16 (2.37%) MCTS
5 15 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.44%) CEH
7 3 (0.44%) CISMP
7 3 (0.44%) CISSP
8 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.15%) HNC
9 1 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (12.44%) QA
2 15 (2.22%) ISO 9000
3 8 (1.19%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.78%) Firmware
3 4 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) XenApp
4 1 (0.15%) XenServer
4 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
4 1 (0.15%) HDFS
4 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 144 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.89%) Oracle
3 11 (1.63%) TOWER Software
3 11 (1.63%) Facebook
4 8 (1.19%) Twitter
4 8 (1.19%) Rackspace
4 8 (1.19%) Telerik
5 5 (0.74%) SAP
5 5 (0.74%) HP
5 5 (0.74%) Epiphany
5 5 (0.74%) Red Gate
6 4 (0.59%) VMware
6 4 (0.59%) Adobe
6 4 (0.59%) Google
7 3 (0.44%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.44%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.44%) Perforce
7 3 (0.44%) Quark
7 3 (0.44%) Citrix
7 3 (0.44%) Splunk
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