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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 353 378 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.92% 24.45% 29.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.27% 36.10% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 287 359 532
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
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
1094 1047 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 61.74% 67.72% 70.74%
Number of salaries quoted 900 941 1258
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 12 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 September 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#.

1 531 (70.52%) .NET
2 306 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
3 295 (39.18%) C++
4 278 (36.92%) SQL Server
5 276 (36.65%) ASP.NET
6 273 (36.25%) Software Engineering
7 267 (35.46%) Java
8 264 (35.06%) SQL
9 255 (33.86%) Degree
10 213 (28.29%) Computer Science
11 169 (22.44%) JavaScript
12 162 (21.51%) Microsoft
12 162 (21.51%) MVC
13 154 (20.45%) TDD
14 153 (20.32%) Windows
15 150 (19.92%) HTML
16 146 (19.39%) Scrum
17 142 (18.86%) WCF
18 138 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
19 125 (16.60%) Mathematics
19 125 (16.60%) NUnit
20 122 (16.20%) Python
21 115 (15.27%) CSS
22 110 (14.61%) C
23 109 (14.48%) Finance
24 107 (14.21%) QA
25 97 (12.88%) WPF
26 95 (12.62%) Moq
27 90 (11.95%) Rhino Mocks
28 88 (11.69%) OO

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 32 (4.25%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.52%) IIS
3 11 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (1.46%) OpenStack
3 11 (1.46%) CloudStack
4 8 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (0.80%) Apache
6 4 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.40%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.40%) Drupal
8 2 (0.27%) CMS
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 49 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.66%) MS Project
4 3 (0.40%) 3ds Max
4 3 (0.40%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.27%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (1.73%) SaaS
3 10 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.66%) Force.com
5 4 (0.53%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.53%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.37%) Internet
2 13 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.46%) SMS
4 8 (1.06%) HTTP
5 7 (0.93%) SMPP
5 7 (0.93%) NFC
6 5 (0.66%) LDAP
7 4 (0.53%) IPv6
7 4 (0.53%) iSCSI
7 4 (0.53%) Wireless
7 4 (0.53%) NAS
7 4 (0.53%) VLAN
8 2 (0.27%) Modbus
8 2 (0.27%) ASN.1
8 2 (0.27%) Network Security
8 2 (0.27%) SSL
8 2 (0.27%) Firewall
9 1 (0.13%) X.509
9 1 (0.13%) VPN
9 1 (0.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (3.72%) MySQL
4 28 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 28 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (2.52%) Big Data
6 12 (1.59%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.20%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.66%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.40%) DB2
11 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 125 (16.60%) NUnit
2 95 (12.62%) Moq
3 90 (11.95%) Rhino Mocks
4 77 (10.23%) MSTest
5 73 (9.69%) Visual Studio
6 38 (5.05%) Selenium
7 26 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (3.05%) ReSharper
9 17 (2.26%) CppUnit
10 16 (2.12%) Git (software)
10 16 (2.12%) MbUnit
10 16 (2.12%) xUnit.net
11 12 (1.59%) JIRA
11 12 (1.59%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.59%) WebDriver
12 11 (1.46%) MSBuild
13 8 (1.06%) WiX
14 7 (0.93%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.93%) WinRunner
15 6 (0.80%) Mercurial
General
1 109 (14.48%) Finance
2 26 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 26 (3.45%) Banking
2 26 (3.45%) Music Industry
3 20 (2.66%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.26%) Automotive
5 12 (1.59%) Electronics
6 9 (1.20%) Advertising
7 8 (1.06%) Multimedia
7 8 (1.06%) Military
8 5 (0.66%) Law
8 5 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.40%) Back Office
10 3 (0.40%) Marketing
10 3 (0.40%) Publishing
11 1 (0.13%) Retail
11 1 (0.13%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 447 (59.36%) Developer
2 190 (25.23%) Software Engineer
3 176 (23.37%) C# Developer
4 143 (18.99%) .NET Developer
5 126 (16.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 94 (12.48%) Software Developer
7 74 (9.83%) Graduate
8 66 (8.76%) Senior Developer
9 53 (7.04%) Test Engineer
10 48 (6.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 46 (6.11%) Graduate Developer
12 37 (4.91%) Tester
13 30 (3.98%) Senior .NET Developer
14 28 (3.72%) Web Developer
15 27 (3.59%) Senior Software Engineer
15 27 (3.59%) ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (3.59%) Senior C# Developer
16 25 (3.32%) QA Engineer
16 25 (3.32%) Consultant
17 24 (3.19%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (70.52%) .NET
2 276 (36.65%) ASP.NET
3 150 (19.92%) HTML
4 142 (18.86%) WCF
5 138 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 115 (15.27%) CSS
7 97 (12.88%) WPF
8 82 (10.89%) .NET Framework
9 81 (10.76%) jQuery
10 62 (8.23%) WinForms
11 59 (7.84%) Razor View Engine
12 57 (7.57%) XML
13 55 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 49 (6.51%) HTML5
15 43 (5.71%) Unity DI Container
15 43 (5.71%) Castle Windsor
16 42 (5.58%) Ninject
16 42 (5.58%) Spring.NET
17 41 (5.44%) LINQ
18 40 (5.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 213 (28.29%) Computer Science
2 125 (16.60%) Mathematics
3 60 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (7.30%) Physics
5 42 (5.58%) Inversion of Control
6 28 (3.72%) Cryptography
7 27 (3.59%) Embedded Systems
8 26 (3.45%) PKI
9 23 (3.05%) Management Information System
10 22 (2.92%) Statistics
10 22 (2.92%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.86%) User Experience
12 13 (1.73%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.46%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.06%) Blackberry
15 7 (0.93%) Firmware
15 7 (0.93%) Visualisation
15 7 (0.93%) Open Source
16 6 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 5 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (20.32%) Windows
2 66 (8.76%) Linux
3 34 (4.52%) Apple iOS
4 28 (3.72%) Android
4 28 (3.72%) UNIX
5 13 (1.73%) Mac OS X
6 10 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.33%) Windows Phone
7 8 (1.06%) Solaris
8 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.40%) AIX
9 3 (0.40%) HPUX
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.13%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (36.25%) Software Engineering
3 162 (21.51%) MVC
4 154 (20.45%) TDD
5 146 (19.39%) Scrum
6 88 (11.69%) OO
7 70 (9.30%) Kanban
8 66 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (8.76%) MVVM
9 59 (7.84%) OOP
10 51 (6.77%) Web Application Development
11 47 (6.24%) Dependency Injection
12 45 (5.98%) Regression Testing
13 40 (5.31%) Unit Testing
14 39 (5.18%) Test Automation
14 39 (5.18%) BDD
15 34 (4.52%) Multithreading
16 32 (4.25%) Automated Testing
16 32 (4.25%) Information Security
17 31 (4.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 295 (39.18%) C++
2 267 (35.46%) Java
3 264 (35.06%) SQL
4 169 (22.44%) JavaScript
5 122 (16.20%) Python
6 110 (14.61%) C
7 86 (11.42%) VB.NET
8 67 (8.90%) VB
9 47 (6.24%) Ruby
10 39 (5.18%) Perl
11 34 (4.52%) PHP
12 31 (4.12%) T-SQL
13 30 (3.98%) PowerShell
14 27 (3.59%) PL/SQL
15 17 (2.26%) Delphi
16 12 (1.59%) Objective-C
17 11 (1.46%) VB6
17 11 (1.46%) VBA
18 7 (0.93%) XAML
19 6 (0.80%) F#
Qualifications
1 255 (33.86%) Degree
2 49 (6.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (5.84%) MCP
3 44 (5.84%) MCAD
3 44 (5.84%) MCSD
3 44 (5.84%) MCTS
4 17 (2.26%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.86%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.59%) ISEB
7 9 (1.20%) PhD
8 8 (1.06%) CISSP
9 3 (0.40%) CEH
9 3 (0.40%) CISMP
9 3 (0.40%) HNC
10 1 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (14.21%) QA
2 17 (2.26%) ISO 9000
3 9 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.93%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 12 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.13%) XenApp
2 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 162 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 71 (9.43%) Oracle
3 12 (1.59%) Adobe
4 8 (1.06%) Telerik
5 6 (0.80%) Splunk
5 6 (0.80%) Rackspace
6 5 (0.66%) Epiphany
6 5 (0.66%) Red Gate
6 5 (0.66%) SAP
6 5 (0.66%) CA
7 4 (0.53%) MathWorks
7 4 (0.53%) HP
7 4 (0.53%) Facebook
7 4 (0.53%) Twitter
8 3 (0.40%) Sybase
8 3 (0.40%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.27%) Apple
9 2 (0.27%) Quark
9 2 (0.27%) Symbian
9 2 (0.27%) Citrix
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