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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 321 378 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.65% 21.05% 27.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.49% 30.83% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 288 351 495
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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
988 1226 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.62% 68.26% 68.62%
Number of salaries quoted 884 1078 1194
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 4 May 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 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#.

1 426 (65.24%) .NET
2 277 (42.42%) Software Engineering
3 275 (42.11%) Degree
4 273 (41.81%) SQL
5 258 (39.51%) SQL Server
6 252 (38.59%) C++
7 249 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
8 230 (35.22%) HTML
9 224 (34.30%) ASP.NET
10 193 (29.56%) JavaScript
11 175 (26.80%) MVC
12 174 (26.65%) Computer Science
13 169 (25.88%) CSS
14 168 (25.73%) Java
15 145 (22.21%) Microsoft
16 134 (20.52%) jQuery
17 120 (18.38%) Mathematics
18 116 (17.76%) OO
19 108 (16.54%) Finance
20 107 (16.39%) Windows
21 98 (15.01%) C
22 92 (14.09%) ASP.NET MVC
23 87 (13.32%) TDD
24 84 (12.86%) HTML5
25 78 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
26 77 (11.79%) WCF
27 69 (10.57%) Algorithms
28 68 (10.41%) Visual Studio
29 66 (10.11%) Python
30 59 (9.04%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 33 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (0.77%) CMS
5 4 (0.61%) IIS
5 4 (0.61%) Node.js
5 4 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.61%) Drupal
6 3 (0.46%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.46%) Lync
7 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.31%) CloudStack
7 2 (0.31%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.31%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.15%) Kentico
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.15%) Apache
8 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (8.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.92%) MS Project
2 6 (0.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) Solid Edge
3 1 (0.15%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.15%) Revit
3 1 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.15%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.15%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 7 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.92%) SaaS
2 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.15%) GitHub
4 1 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.91%) HTTP
2 16 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.14%) Internet
4 7 (1.07%) Wireless
5 5 (0.77%) Firewall
6 4 (0.61%) Skype
6 4 (0.61%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.61%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.46%) SMS
7 3 (0.46%) Intranet
8 1 (0.15%) Profibus
8 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (39.51%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 42 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (2.76%) MySQL
5 11 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.38%) Big Data
7 8 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.77%) DB2
9 4 (0.61%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.31%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.31%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.15%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.15%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 68 (10.41%) Visual Studio
2 48 (7.35%) Selenium
3 47 (7.20%) NUnit
4 39 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (3.83%) Jenkins
6 20 (3.06%) Moq
7 16 (2.45%) SpecFlow
7 16 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (2.45%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (1.99%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.68%) MSTest
9 11 (1.68%) JMeter
10 10 (1.53%) SoapUI
10 10 (1.53%) Git (software)
11 6 (0.92%) Subversion
11 6 (0.92%) Hudson
12 4 (0.61%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.61%) JIRA
13 3 (0.46%) ReSharper
General
1 108 (16.54%) Finance
2 32 (4.90%) Electronics
2 32 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 28 (4.29%) Banking
4 20 (3.06%) Marketing
5 15 (2.30%) Automotive
6 14 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.14%) Advertising
7 8 (1.23%) Law
8 4 (0.61%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.46%) Publishing
10 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Games
10 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 370 (56.66%) Developer
2 176 (26.95%) Software Engineer
3 100 (15.31%) C# Developer
4 92 (14.09%) Software Developer
5 70 (10.72%) .NET Developer
6 54 (8.27%) C# Software Engineer
6 54 (8.27%) AWS Developer
7 52 (7.96%) Programmer
8 50 (7.66%) C# .NET Developer
9 47 (7.20%) Senior Developer
10 36 (5.51%) Test Engineer
11 33 (5.05%) Graduate
12 29 (4.44%) Tester
13 25 (3.83%) Web Developer
14 23 (3.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 22 (3.37%) Automation Tester
16 21 (3.22%) .NET Software Engineer
17 20 (3.06%) ASP.NET Developer
18 19 (2.91%) Analyst
19 18 (2.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (65.24%) .NET
2 230 (35.22%) HTML
3 224 (34.30%) ASP.NET
4 169 (25.88%) CSS
5 134 (20.52%) jQuery
6 92 (14.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 84 (12.86%) HTML5
8 77 (11.79%) WCF
9 55 (8.42%) XML
10 51 (7.81%) WPF
11 46 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (6.74%) .NET Framework
12 44 (6.74%) CSS3
13 40 (6.13%) AngularJS
14 39 (5.97%) KnockoutJS
15 33 (5.05%) MFC
15 33 (5.05%) Web Services
16 31 (4.75%) SOAP
17 26 (3.98%) LINQ
18 25 (3.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 174 (26.65%) Computer Science
2 120 (18.38%) Mathematics
3 78 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (10.57%) Algorithms
5 54 (8.27%) User Experience
6 26 (3.98%) Client/Server
7 24 (3.68%) Embedded Systems
8 23 (3.52%) Statistics
9 21 (3.22%) Pocket PC
10 20 (3.06%) Cryptography
11 19 (2.91%) Physics
12 15 (2.30%) Mobile App
13 12 (1.84%) Device Driver
14 11 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (1.38%) N-Tier
16 7 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
17 5 (0.77%) 3D Graphics
18 4 (0.61%) Data Structures
18 4 (0.61%) Blackberry
18 4 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.39%) Windows
2 50 (7.66%) Android
3 46 (7.04%) Apple iOS
4 37 (5.67%) Linux
5 10 (1.53%) UNIX
6 9 (1.38%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.61%) AIX
8 4 (0.61%) HPUX
8 4 (0.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (42.42%) Software Engineering
2 249 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (26.80%) MVC
4 116 (17.76%) OO
5 87 (13.32%) TDD
6 59 (9.04%) Scrum
7 58 (8.88%) Unit Testing
8 45 (6.89%) Test Automation
9 41 (6.28%) Regression Testing
10 39 (5.97%) User Stories
11 36 (5.51%) Data Analysis
12 34 (5.21%) Mentoring
13 32 (4.90%) OOP
14 28 (4.29%) Software Testing
15 27 (4.13%) Financial Modelling
15 27 (4.13%) CRM
16 25 (3.83%) Waterfall
16 25 (3.83%) Risk Management
17 24 (3.68%) BDD
17 24 (3.68%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 273 (41.81%) SQL
2 252 (38.59%) C++
3 193 (29.56%) JavaScript
4 168 (25.73%) Java
5 98 (15.01%) C
6 66 (10.11%) Python
7 37 (5.67%) PHP
7 37 (5.67%) Embedded C
8 34 (5.21%) Objective-C
9 32 (4.90%) T-SQL
9 32 (4.90%) Embedded C++
10 24 (3.68%) VB
11 23 (3.52%) Perl
12 22 (3.37%) VB.NET
13 16 (2.45%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.84%) Delphi
14 12 (1.84%) Ruby
15 11 (1.68%) XAML
16 9 (1.38%) F#
17 8 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 275 (42.11%) Degree
2 24 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.22%) MCP
4 18 (2.76%) ISEB
5 7 (1.07%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (9.04%) QA
2 4 (0.61%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (1.38%) Firmware
2 6 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) XenServer
3 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Vendors
1 145 (22.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.83%) Oracle
3 23 (3.52%) TOWER Software
4 20 (3.06%) Sitecore
5 13 (1.99%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.23%) Google
7 7 (1.07%) Rackspace
7 7 (1.07%) VMware
8 4 (0.61%) Perforce
8 4 (0.61%) Sencha
8 4 (0.61%) Tableau
8 4 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.46%) Facebook
10 2 (0.31%) Twitter
10 2 (0.31%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.15%) Marketo
11 1 (0.15%) Allen-Bradley
11 1 (0.15%) QNX
11 1 (0.15%) Cognos
11 1 (0.15%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Thales
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, BUPA, plus more!
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