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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 271 376 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.10% 21.51% 29.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.65% 32.61% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 243 343 473
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £31,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
914 1153 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 64.41% 65.96% 69.34%
Number of salaries quoted 810 984 1064
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 July 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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#.

1 412 (67.43%) .NET
2 279 (45.66%) SQL
3 269 (44.03%) Degree
4 254 (41.57%) SQL Server
5 236 (38.63%) ASP.NET
6 231 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
7 230 (37.64%) C++
8 229 (37.48%) Software Engineering
9 209 (34.21%) HTML
10 188 (30.77%) JavaScript
11 171 (27.99%) Java
12 168 (27.50%) Computer Science
13 157 (25.70%) MVC
14 147 (24.06%) CSS
15 137 (22.42%) Microsoft
16 119 (19.48%) jQuery
17 116 (18.99%) OO
18 109 (17.84%) Mathematics
19 105 (17.18%) Windows
20 95 (15.55%) ASP.NET MVC
21 93 (15.22%) Finance
22 82 (13.42%) C
23 78 (12.77%) TDD
24 76 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
25 69 (11.29%) HTML5
26 64 (10.47%) Algorithms
27 62 (10.15%) Unit Testing
28 59 (9.66%) WCF
29 55 (9.00%) Selenium
30 54 (8.84%) WPF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 31 (5.07%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (1.80%) Node.js
4 7 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.98%) IIS
5 6 (0.98%) GlassFish
6 5 (0.82%) CMS
6 5 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.82%) Lync
7 4 (0.65%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.49%) Apache
9 2 (0.33%) Drupal
9 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.33%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.16%) Kentico
10 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.16%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 50 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.31%) MS Project
3 6 (0.98%) AutoCAD
3 6 (0.98%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (0.98%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 6 (0.98%) Revit
3 6 (0.98%) MicroStation
3 6 (0.98%) Solid Edge
3 6 (0.98%) Siemens NX
3 6 (0.98%) PTC Creo
4 2 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.98%) SaaS
3 5 (0.82%) Office 365
3 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) GitHub
5 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.11%) Internet
2 15 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.96%) HTTP
4 7 (1.15%) Wireless
5 6 (0.98%) Skype
6 4 (0.65%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.65%) Firewall
6 4 (0.65%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.49%) SMS
8 2 (0.33%) SMTP
8 2 (0.33%) SNMP
8 2 (0.33%) Intranet
8 2 (0.33%) DNS
9 1 (0.16%) LTE
9 1 (0.16%) Profibus
9 1 (0.16%) VPN
9 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.16%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (41.57%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (3.93%) MySQL
5 11 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.47%) Big Data
7 8 (1.31%) NoSQL
8 6 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.82%) DB2
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.33%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.33%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.33%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.16%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 55 (9.00%) Selenium
2 50 (8.18%) NUnit
3 49 (8.02%) Visual Studio
4 36 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.45%) Moq
6 15 (2.45%) JMeter
7 14 (2.29%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.29%) SoapUI
8 13 (2.13%) SpecFlow
8 13 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (1.96%) Git (software)
9 12 (1.96%) MSTest
9 12 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (1.47%) Subversion
11 7 (1.15%) Hudson
12 6 (0.98%) Mockito
12 6 (0.98%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.98%) TestNG
13 5 (0.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 93 (15.22%) Finance
2 23 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.44%) Electronics
4 16 (2.62%) Banking
5 13 (2.13%) Marketing
6 12 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.47%) Automotive
8 7 (1.15%) Law
8 7 (1.15%) Advertising
9 2 (0.33%) Games
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 365 (59.74%) Developer
2 157 (25.70%) Software Engineer
3 87 (14.24%) C# Developer
4 86 (14.08%) Software Developer
5 68 (11.13%) .NET Developer
6 58 (9.49%) Senior Developer
7 55 (9.00%) Programmer
7 55 (9.00%) AWS Developer
8 47 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
9 33 (5.40%) Tester
9 33 (5.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 32 (5.24%) Web Developer
11 29 (4.75%) Test Engineer
12 25 (4.09%) Graduate
13 24 (3.93%) Automation Tester
14 19 (3.11%) Support Engineer
15 18 (2.95%) .NET Software Engineer
16 15 (2.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 15 (2.45%) Agile C# Developer
16 15 (2.45%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (67.43%) .NET
2 236 (38.63%) ASP.NET
3 209 (34.21%) HTML
4 147 (24.06%) CSS
5 119 (19.48%) jQuery
6 95 (15.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (11.29%) HTML5
8 59 (9.66%) WCF
9 54 (8.84%) WPF
10 53 (8.67%) XML
11 50 (8.18%) AngularJS
12 47 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
13 46 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 43 (7.04%) MFC
15 39 (6.38%) CSS3
16 37 (6.06%) .NET Framework
17 31 (5.07%) Web Services
18 29 (4.75%) SOAP
19 28 (4.58%) RESTful
20 27 (4.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 168 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 109 (17.84%) Mathematics
3 76 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (10.47%) Algorithms
5 39 (6.38%) User Experience
6 31 (5.07%) Pocket PC
7 29 (4.75%) Statistics
8 27 (4.42%) Client/Server
8 27 (4.42%) Physics
9 14 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
11 12 (1.96%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.47%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.47%) Cryptography
13 7 (1.15%) Robotics
13 7 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
14 6 (0.98%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.98%) LIMS
14 6 (0.98%) Handset
15 4 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 105 (17.18%) Windows
2 53 (8.67%) Android
3 52 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 33 (5.40%) Linux
5 6 (0.98%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.65%) UNIX
7 3 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.33%) AIX
8 2 (0.33%) HPUX
8 2 (0.33%) Solaris
8 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (37.48%) Software Engineering
3 157 (25.70%) MVC
4 116 (18.99%) OO
5 78 (12.77%) TDD
6 62 (10.15%) Unit Testing
7 53 (8.67%) SDLC
8 49 (8.02%) Scrum
9 45 (7.36%) Test Automation
10 40 (6.55%) User Stories
11 37 (6.06%) OOP
12 28 (4.58%) BDD
13 26 (4.26%) Software Architecture
13 26 (4.26%) Regression Testing
13 26 (4.26%) Financial Modelling
14 25 (4.09%) CRM
14 25 (4.09%) Web Application Development
14 25 (4.09%) Mentoring
15 24 (3.93%) Mobile Development
15 24 (3.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 279 (45.66%) SQL
2 230 (37.64%) C++
3 188 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 171 (27.99%) Java
5 82 (13.42%) C
6 50 (8.18%) Python
7 42 (6.87%) T-SQL
7 42 (6.87%) Objective-C
8 33 (5.40%) PHP
9 26 (4.26%) Embedded C
10 25 (4.09%) Embedded C++
11 24 (3.93%) Perl
12 19 (3.11%) Ruby
13 15 (2.45%) PowerShell
14 14 (2.29%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.96%) VB
16 10 (1.64%) XAML
17 9 (1.47%) F#
17 9 (1.47%) VBA
17 9 (1.47%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 269 (44.03%) Degree
2 35 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (5.07%) MCP
4 9 (1.47%) ISEB
5 8 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.98%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.16%) PhD
8 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.02%) QA
2 4 (0.65%) TickIT
3 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 137 (22.42%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.07%) Oracle
3 22 (3.60%) TOWER Software
4 18 (2.95%) Sitecore
5 16 (2.62%) Xamarin
6 6 (0.98%) Tableau
6 6 (0.98%) Autodesk
6 6 (0.98%) Rackspace
6 6 (0.98%) VMware
6 6 (0.98%) Google
7 5 (0.82%) Sencha
7 5 (0.82%) Nintex
8 4 (0.65%) Facebook
9 2 (0.33%) Twitter
9 2 (0.33%) Perforce
9 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.33%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.33%) Cognos
10 1 (0.16%) Siemens
10 1 (0.16%) TIBCO
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