The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 372 482 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.43% 28.83% 32.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.18% 42.06% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 337 463 528
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1121 1146 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 64.57% 68.54% 74.82%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1065 1193
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Cambridgeshire

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 July 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 July 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#.

1 569 (72.76%) .NET
2 323 (41.30%) SQL Server
3 300 (38.36%) ASP.NET
4 298 (38.11%) SQL
5 289 (36.96%) Java
6 283 (36.19%) C++
7 248 (31.71%) Degree
8 239 (30.56%) Software Engineering
9 203 (25.96%) JavaScript
10 195 (24.94%) Computer Science
11 184 (23.53%) Scrum
12 167 (21.36%) TDD
13 164 (20.97%) MVC
14 162 (20.72%) HTML
15 156 (19.95%) Microsoft
16 154 (19.69%) Windows
17 151 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
18 139 (17.77%) NUnit
19 138 (17.65%) WCF
20 136 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
21 135 (17.26%) CSS
22 128 (16.37%) OO
23 111 (14.19%) Mathematics
24 110 (14.07%) Finance
25 108 (13.81%) VB.NET
26 107 (13.68%) WPF
27 106 (13.55%) QA
28 103 (13.17%) Oracle
29 102 (13.04%) Moq
30 101 (12.92%) .NET Framework

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 21 (2.69%) IIS
2 16 (2.05%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (0.77%) OpenStack
5 6 (0.77%) CloudStack
5 6 (0.77%) Drupal
5 6 (0.77%) ColdFusion
5 6 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.38%) Apache
8 2 (0.26%) CMS
8 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.26%) nginx
9 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 41 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.77%) MS Project
4 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.26%) MS Office
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 16 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.26%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.77%) SaaS
5 5 (0.64%) Force.com
6 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.51%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.99%) Internet
2 19 (2.43%) SMS
3 15 (1.92%) HTTP
4 14 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.79%) SMPP
4 14 (1.79%) NFC
5 8 (1.02%) SSL
6 7 (0.90%) X.509
6 7 (0.90%) STUN
7 4 (0.51%) LDAP
8 2 (0.26%) Wireless
8 2 (0.26%) ASN.1
8 2 (0.26%) Modbus
9 1 (0.13%) IPsec
9 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.13%) SMTP
9 1 (0.13%) VPN
9 1 (0.13%) DNS
9 1 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 43 (5.50%) Relational Database
4 37 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (4.35%) MySQL
6 15 (1.92%) Data Mining
6 15 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.66%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.41%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.15%) Big Data
10 8 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.38%) DB2
14 2 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 139 (17.77%) NUnit
2 102 (13.04%) Moq
3 95 (12.15%) Rhino Mocks
4 91 (11.64%) MSTest
5 81 (10.36%) Visual Studio
6 32 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (3.96%) Selenium
8 19 (2.43%) Git (software)
9 18 (2.30%) JIRA
9 18 (2.30%) MSBuild
10 17 (2.17%) ReSharper
11 15 (1.92%) CppUnit
12 14 (1.79%) xUnit.net
12 14 (1.79%) WebDriver
12 14 (1.79%) MbUnit
13 12 (1.53%) TeamCity
13 12 (1.53%) WiX
14 11 (1.41%) Subversion
15 7 (0.90%) WinRunner
16 6 (0.77%) Cucumber
General
1 110 (14.07%) Finance
2 32 (4.09%) Banking
3 25 (3.20%) Music Industry
4 23 (2.94%) Automotive
5 21 (2.69%) Manufacturing
6 20 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.66%) Electronics
8 7 (0.90%) Law
9 6 (0.77%) Marketing
10 5 (0.64%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.64%) Publishing
11 4 (0.51%) Advertising
11 4 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.51%) Military
12 3 (0.38%) Back Office
13 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.26%) Legal
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Retail
14 1 (0.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 496 (63.43%) Developer
2 195 (24.94%) Software Engineer
3 182 (23.27%) C# Developer
4 180 (23.02%) .NET Developer
5 146 (18.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 114 (14.58%) Software Developer
7 65 (8.31%) Graduate
8 62 (7.93%) Senior Developer
9 56 (7.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 50 (6.39%) Test Engineer
11 45 (5.75%) Graduate Developer
12 38 (4.86%) Tester
13 36 (4.60%) C# Software Engineer
14 33 (4.22%) ASP.NET Developer
15 32 (4.09%) Junior
15 32 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
15 32 (4.09%) .NET Software Engineer
16 31 (3.96%) Software Test Engineer
17 29 (3.71%) Junior Developer
18 28 (3.58%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 569 (72.76%) .NET
2 300 (38.36%) ASP.NET
3 162 (20.72%) HTML
4 138 (17.65%) WCF
5 136 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 135 (17.26%) CSS
7 107 (13.68%) WPF
8 101 (12.92%) .NET Framework
9 76 (9.72%) jQuery
10 75 (9.59%) WinForms
11 68 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 62 (7.93%) XML
13 61 (7.80%) Razor View Engine
14 57 (7.29%) Ajax
15 55 (7.03%) Castle Windsor
15 55 (7.03%) Unity DI Container
16 54 (6.91%) Ninject
16 54 (6.91%) Spring.NET
16 54 (6.91%) XSLT
17 47 (6.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 195 (24.94%) Computer Science
2 111 (14.19%) Mathematics
3 54 (6.91%) Inversion of Control
4 52 (6.65%) Physics
5 24 (3.07%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.94%) Statistics
7 17 (2.17%) PKI
8 16 (2.05%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (1.79%) Blackberry
11 13 (1.66%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.28%) Cryptography
13 8 (1.02%) Smartphone
14 7 (0.90%) Thin Client
14 7 (0.90%) Social Network
14 7 (0.90%) Fat Client
14 7 (0.90%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.77%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.77%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 154 (19.69%) Windows
2 75 (9.59%) Linux
3 58 (7.42%) Apple iOS
4 49 (6.27%) Android
5 22 (2.81%) Windows Phone
6 20 (2.56%) Mac OS X
7 12 (1.53%) UNIX
8 10 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
10 5 (0.64%) Solaris
11 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (30.56%) Software Engineering
2 184 (23.53%) Scrum
3 167 (21.36%) TDD
4 164 (20.97%) MVC
5 151 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (16.37%) OO
7 82 (10.49%) Kanban
8 77 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (8.95%) MVVM
10 64 (8.18%) OOP
11 57 (7.29%) Web Application Development
12 56 (7.16%) Dependency Injection
13 49 (6.27%) Web Development
14 46 (5.88%) BDD
15 45 (5.75%) Test Automation
15 45 (5.75%) Regression Testing
16 44 (5.63%) Unit Testing
17 38 (4.86%) Multithreading
18 35 (4.48%) Test Scripting
19 32 (4.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 298 (38.11%) SQL
2 289 (36.96%) Java
3 283 (36.19%) C++
4 203 (25.96%) JavaScript
5 108 (13.81%) VB.NET
6 92 (11.76%) Python
7 86 (11.00%) VB
8 80 (10.23%) C
9 58 (7.42%) Ruby
10 46 (5.88%) Perl
11 45 (5.75%) PL/SQL
12 44 (5.63%) PHP
13 31 (3.96%) Objective-C
14 30 (3.84%) T-SQL
15 25 (3.20%) VB6
16 21 (2.69%) PowerShell
17 16 (2.05%) VBA
18 14 (1.79%) Delphi
18 14 (1.79%) XAML
19 7 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 248 (31.71%) Degree
2 57 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (6.39%) MCTS
3 50 (6.39%) MCP
3 50 (6.39%) MCAD
3 50 (6.39%) MCSD
4 11 (1.41%) PhD
5 10 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.02%) ISEB
7 5 (0.64%) CISSP
8 2 (0.26%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (13.55%) QA
2 13 (1.66%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.53%) ISO 8583
4 10 (1.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 156 (19.95%) Microsoft
2 103 (13.17%) Oracle
3 14 (1.79%) Adobe
4 12 (1.53%) Telerik
5 5 (0.64%) CA
5 5 (0.64%) Splunk
5 5 (0.64%) Facebook
5 5 (0.64%) Twitter
6 4 (0.51%) VMware
6 4 (0.51%) SAP
7 3 (0.38%) MathWorks
7 3 (0.38%) Red Gate
8 2 (0.26%) Apple
8 2 (0.26%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.26%) Google
8 2 (0.26%) Symbian
8 2 (0.26%) Sybase
9 1 (0.13%) SunGard
9 1 (0.13%) Citrix
9 1 (0.13%) Cognizant
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