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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 385 447 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.65% 26.96% 31.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.38% 40.42% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 333 418 486
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 £27,600 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
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
1120 1106 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.99% 66.71% 73.12%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1008 1149
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
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 28 July 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 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#.

1 570 (73.74%) .NET
2 319 (41.27%) SQL Server
3 305 (39.46%) ASP.NET
4 291 (37.65%) SQL
5 290 (37.52%) C++
6 280 (36.22%) Java
7 251 (32.47%) Degree
8 245 (31.69%) Software Engineering
9 204 (26.39%) Computer Science
10 201 (26.00%) JavaScript
11 172 (22.25%) Scrum
12 168 (21.73%) MVC
13 162 (20.96%) TDD
14 158 (20.44%) Microsoft
15 157 (20.31%) HTML
16 153 (19.79%) Windows
17 142 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
18 141 (18.24%) WCF
19 140 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
20 135 (17.46%) NUnit
21 130 (16.82%) CSS
22 116 (15.01%) OO
23 115 (14.88%) Mathematics
24 107 (13.84%) Finance
25 104 (13.45%) WPF
26 101 (13.07%) Moq
26 101 (13.07%) VB.NET
26 101 (13.07%) Oracle
27 100 (12.94%) Python
28 99 (12.81%) QA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.20%) IIS
3 10 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (1.03%) OpenStack
4 8 (1.03%) CloudStack
4 8 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (0.78%) Drupal
5 6 (0.78%) ColdFusion
6 5 (0.65%) Apache
7 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.39%) CMS
9 2 (0.26%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 40 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.81%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.78%) MS Project
4 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) MS Office
6 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.26%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.16%) SaaS
4 5 (0.65%) Force.com
5 4 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.52%) CloudFront
5 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.08%) Internet
2 19 (2.46%) SMS
3 14 (1.81%) NFC
3 14 (1.81%) SMPP
4 12 (1.55%) HTTP
5 10 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.78%) SSL
7 5 (0.65%) X.509
7 5 (0.65%) LDAP
7 5 (0.65%) STUN
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%) SMTP
9 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.13%) VPN
9 1 (0.13%) DNS
9 1 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (41.27%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 39 (5.05%) Relational Database
4 37 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (3.88%) MySQL
7 16 (2.07%) Data Mining
8 15 (1.94%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.55%) Big Data
10 8 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (1.03%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.91%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.52%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.39%) DB2
15 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 135 (17.46%) NUnit
2 101 (13.07%) Moq
3 94 (12.16%) Rhino Mocks
4 90 (11.64%) MSTest
5 78 (10.09%) Visual Studio
6 32 (4.14%) Selenium
7 30 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (2.59%) ReSharper
9 18 (2.33%) MSBuild
10 16 (2.07%) Git (software)
10 16 (2.07%) CppUnit
11 15 (1.94%) MbUnit
11 15 (1.94%) JIRA
11 15 (1.94%) xUnit.net
12 12 (1.55%) WiX
12 12 (1.55%) WebDriver
12 12 (1.55%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.03%) Subversion
14 7 (0.91%) WinRunner
15 6 (0.78%) Cucumber
General
1 107 (13.84%) Finance
2 30 (3.88%) Banking
3 25 (3.23%) Music Industry
4 22 (2.85%) Automotive
5 21 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.55%) Electronics
8 7 (0.91%) Law
9 5 (0.65%) Military
9 5 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.65%) Publishing
9 5 (0.65%) Marketing
10 4 (0.52%) Advertising
11 3 (0.39%) Back Office
12 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Retail
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 489 (63.26%) Developer
2 193 (24.97%) Software Engineer
3 191 (24.71%) C# Developer
4 172 (22.25%) .NET Developer
5 146 (18.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 109 (14.10%) Software Developer
7 68 (8.80%) Graduate
8 65 (8.41%) Senior Developer
9 60 (7.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 51 (6.60%) Test Engineer
11 47 (6.08%) Graduate Developer
12 39 (5.05%) Tester
13 32 (4.14%) .NET Software Engineer
13 32 (4.14%) Senior .NET Developer
13 32 (4.14%) ASP.NET Developer
13 32 (4.14%) C# Software Engineer
14 30 (3.88%) Software Test Engineer
15 29 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
15 29 (3.75%) Junior
16 27 (3.49%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 570 (73.74%) .NET
2 305 (39.46%) ASP.NET
3 157 (20.31%) HTML
4 141 (18.24%) WCF
5 140 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 130 (16.82%) CSS
7 104 (13.45%) WPF
8 98 (12.68%) .NET Framework
9 78 (10.09%) jQuery
10 71 (9.18%) WinForms
11 66 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 63 (8.15%) XML
13 61 (7.89%) Razor View Engine
14 56 (7.24%) Ajax
14 56 (7.24%) XSLT
15 53 (6.86%) Castle Windsor
15 53 (6.86%) Unity DI Container
16 52 (6.73%) Ninject
16 52 (6.73%) Spring.NET
17 45 (5.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 204 (26.39%) Computer Science
2 115 (14.88%) Mathematics
3 55 (7.12%) Physics
4 52 (6.73%) Inversion of Control
5 25 (3.23%) Statistics
6 23 (2.98%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (2.59%) PKI
7 20 (2.59%) Cryptography
8 18 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.81%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.81%) Blackberry
10 10 (1.29%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.91%) Thin Client
12 7 (0.91%) Fat Client
12 7 (0.91%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.78%) Open Source
13 6 (0.78%) Social Network
14 5 (0.65%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 153 (19.79%) Windows
2 76 (9.83%) Linux
3 48 (6.21%) Apple iOS
4 42 (5.43%) Android
5 19 (2.46%) Mac OS X
5 19 (2.46%) UNIX
5 19 (2.46%) Windows Phone
6 10 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.03%) Solaris
8 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.39%) AIX
9 3 (0.39%) HPUX
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.13%) Debian
10 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (31.69%) Software Engineering
2 172 (22.25%) Scrum
3 168 (21.73%) MVC
4 162 (20.96%) TDD
5 142 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (15.01%) OO
7 78 (10.09%) Kanban
8 75 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
9 69 (8.93%) MVVM
10 62 (8.02%) OOP
11 56 (7.24%) Web Application Development
12 55 (7.12%) Dependency Injection
13 46 (5.95%) Web Development
14 43 (5.56%) BDD
14 43 (5.56%) Test Automation
15 42 (5.43%) Regression Testing
16 41 (5.30%) Unit Testing
17 39 (5.05%) Multithreading
18 32 (4.14%) Test Scripting
19 30 (3.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 291 (37.65%) SQL
2 290 (37.52%) C++
3 280 (36.22%) Java
4 201 (26.00%) JavaScript
5 101 (13.07%) VB.NET
6 100 (12.94%) Python
7 84 (10.87%) C
8 81 (10.48%) VB
9 54 (6.99%) Ruby
10 43 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 43 (5.56%) Perl
11 42 (5.43%) PHP
12 32 (4.14%) T-SQL
13 25 (3.23%) Objective-C
14 21 (2.72%) PowerShell
15 19 (2.46%) VB6
16 15 (1.94%) VBA
17 14 (1.81%) Delphi
17 14 (1.81%) XAML
18 6 (0.78%) F#
Qualifications
1 251 (32.47%) Degree
2 56 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (6.47%) MCP
3 50 (6.47%) MCAD
3 50 (6.47%) MCSD
3 50 (6.47%) MCTS
4 12 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.42%) PhD
6 10 (1.29%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.03%) ISEB
7 8 (1.03%) CISSP
8 3 (0.39%) CEH
8 3 (0.39%) CISMP
9 2 (0.26%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (12.81%) QA
2 13 (1.68%) ISO 9000
3 12 (1.55%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.55%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 158 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 101 (13.07%) Oracle
3 13 (1.68%) Adobe
4 12 (1.55%) Telerik
5 6 (0.78%) Splunk
6 5 (0.65%) CA
6 5 (0.65%) SAP
7 4 (0.52%) Rackspace
7 4 (0.52%) Facebook
7 4 (0.52%) Twitter
8 3 (0.39%) Epiphany
8 3 (0.39%) MathWorks
8 3 (0.39%) Red Gate
9 2 (0.26%) Google
9 2 (0.26%) Sybase
9 2 (0.26%) Symbian
10 1 (0.13%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.13%) VMware
10 1 (0.13%) Perforce
10 1 (0.13%) SunGard
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