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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 295 351 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.59% 21.16% 22.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.21% 31.62% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 246 301 279
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
916 1110 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 60.82% 66.91% 64.22%
Number of salaries quoted 752 912 810
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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#.

1 408 (70.10%) .NET
2 278 (47.77%) ASP.NET
3 273 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
4 253 (43.47%) MVC
5 250 (42.96%) Software Engineering
6 212 (36.43%) JavaScript
7 205 (35.22%) HTML
8 199 (34.19%) SQL
9 171 (29.38%) SQL Server
10 169 (29.04%) CSS
11 154 (26.46%) Degree
12 152 (26.12%) C++
13 131 (22.51%) Scrum
14 128 (21.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 119 (20.45%) Java
16 112 (19.24%) TDD
17 111 (19.07%) jQuery
18 109 (18.73%) ASP.NET Web API
19 108 (18.56%) Computer Science
19 108 (18.56%) Unit Testing
20 102 (17.53%) .NET Framework
21 99 (17.01%) QA
22 91 (15.64%) Microsoft
23 84 (14.43%) WCF
24 78 (13.40%) XML
25 76 (13.06%) HTML5
26 75 (12.89%) AngularJS
27 71 (12.20%) OO
28 66 (11.34%) Visual Studio
28 66 (11.34%) Selenium

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 32 (5.50%) CMS
2 21 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (2.23%) IIS
4 12 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.72%) Drupal
6 9 (1.55%) NServiceBus
7 8 (1.37%) Node.js
7 8 (1.37%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.69%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (4.47%) Adobe Illustrator
1 26 (4.47%) Photoshop
2 19 (3.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.34%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (1.72%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.55%) GitHub
1 9 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.09%) HTTP
2 14 (2.41%) Internet
3 12 (2.06%) Bluetooth
3 12 (2.06%) Wireless
4 4 (0.69%) DNS
5 3 (0.52%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.52%) SMTP
6 2 (0.34%) DHCP
6 2 (0.34%) NFC
6 2 (0.34%) SMPP
6 2 (0.34%) SSL
6 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.34%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.17%) Intranet
7 1 (0.17%) ISDN
7 1 (0.17%) SNMP
7 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (29.38%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (4.47%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.61%) MySQL
5 16 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (2.23%) NoSQL
7 11 (1.89%) Big Data
7 11 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.55%) DB2
8 9 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.37%) Neo4j
10 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.52%) QlikView
13 2 (0.34%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (11.34%) Selenium
1 66 (11.34%) Visual Studio
2 54 (9.28%) NUnit
3 27 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (4.30%) JIRA
5 23 (3.95%) Rhino Mocks
6 15 (2.58%) Git (software)
6 15 (2.58%) TeamCity
7 13 (2.23%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.06%) Moq
9 11 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (1.89%) JMeter
9 11 (1.89%) SonarQube
10 10 (1.72%) Hudson
10 10 (1.72%) SoapUI
11 9 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (1.55%) PhantomJS
12 8 (1.37%) Android Studio
13 7 (1.20%) WebDriver
14 6 (1.03%) LabVIEW
General
1 37 (6.36%) Finance
2 23 (3.95%) Games
3 14 (2.41%) Electronics
4 11 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.20%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.52%) Marketing
7 3 (0.52%) Publishing
8 2 (0.34%) Banking
8 2 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) Billing
9 1 (0.17%) Legal
9 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 375 (64.43%) Developer
2 187 (32.13%) C# Developer
3 166 (28.52%) .NET Developer
4 109 (18.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 97 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 77 (13.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 77 (13.23%) Senior Developer
7 71 (12.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 71 (12.20%) Software Developer
8 63 (10.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 59 (10.14%) Programmer
10 52 (8.93%) C# Programmer
11 46 (7.90%) Senior .NET Developer
12 41 (7.04%) C# Software Engineer
12 41 (7.04%) Senior C# Developer
13 40 (6.87%) C# Software Developer
13 40 (6.87%) Web Developer
14 38 (6.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 36 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
16 34 (5.84%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (70.10%) .NET
2 278 (47.77%) ASP.NET
3 205 (35.22%) HTML
4 169 (29.04%) CSS
5 128 (21.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 111 (19.07%) jQuery
7 109 (18.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 102 (17.53%) .NET Framework
9 84 (14.43%) WCF
10 78 (13.40%) XML
11 76 (13.06%) HTML5
12 75 (12.89%) AngularJS
13 65 (11.17%) Entity Framework
14 64 (11.00%) LINQ
15 62 (10.65%) XSLT
16 60 (10.31%) KnockoutJS
17 58 (9.97%) REST
18 48 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 42 (7.22%) WPF
20 37 (6.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 108 (18.56%) Computer Science
2 66 (11.34%) Mathematics
3 47 (8.08%) User Experience
4 41 (7.04%) Physics
5 40 (6.87%) Algorithms
6 25 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.41%) Client/Server
7 14 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (1.72%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.37%) Cryptography
10 8 (1.37%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.37%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.37%) Social Media
10 8 (1.37%) Statistics
11 7 (1.20%) Clustering
11 7 (1.20%) Social Network
12 4 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (9.97%) Windows
2 22 (3.78%) Linux
3 14 (2.41%) Android
4 13 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.55%) Unix
6 6 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.52%) AIX
8 3 (0.52%) HPUX
8 3 (0.52%) Solaris
9 1 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (43.47%) MVC
3 250 (42.96%) Software Engineering
4 131 (22.51%) Scrum
5 112 (19.24%) TDD
6 108 (18.56%) Unit Testing
7 71 (12.20%) OO
8 51 (8.76%) Kanban
9 50 (8.59%) Front End Development
9 50 (8.59%) SDLC
10 49 (8.42%) Automated Testing
11 46 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (7.22%) E-Commerce
12 42 (7.22%) User Stories
13 34 (5.84%) Mentoring
13 34 (5.84%) Test Automation
14 31 (5.33%) High Availability
15 30 (5.15%) BDD
16 29 (4.98%) OOP
17 28 (4.81%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 212 (36.43%) JavaScript
2 199 (34.19%) SQL
3 152 (26.12%) C++
4 119 (20.45%) Java
5 61 (10.48%) VB.NET
6 55 (9.45%) Python
7 54 (9.28%) C
8 33 (5.67%) T-SQL
9 21 (3.61%) PHP
10 19 (3.26%) Perl
11 15 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.06%) TTCN
13 7 (1.20%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.03%) Delphi
14 6 (1.03%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.03%) XAML
15 5 (0.86%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.69%) Fortran
17 3 (0.52%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 154 (26.46%) Degree
2 12 (2.06%) SC Cleared
2 12 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.72%) PhD
4 3 (0.52%) ISEB
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (17.01%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (1.20%) Firmware
2 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 91 (15.64%) Microsoft
2 52 (8.93%) Oracle
3 7 (1.20%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.03%) TOWER Software
5 5 (0.86%) Facebook
6 4 (0.69%) DevExpress
6 4 (0.69%) Google
7 3 (0.52%) IFS
7 3 (0.52%) Nintex
7 3 (0.52%) VMware
8 2 (0.34%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.34%) Coverity
8 2 (0.34%) Perforce
8 2 (0.34%) Sencha
8 2 (0.34%) Twitter
9 1 (0.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.17%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.17%) SAP
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £80k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £57700.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £47k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £47k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Red Gate
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000, depending on experience + A great benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Mobile phone & laptop, Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge
Tectre Limited
Salary: £25,000 to £26,000 per year
Posted: 28 days ago