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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 253 378 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.96% 20.86% 25.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.49% 33.25% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 232 313 372
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
888 1137 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.02% 62.75% 67.94%
Number of salaries quoted 791 936 964
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 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#.

1 381 (69.27%) .NET
2 248 (45.09%) ASP.NET
3 238 (43.27%) SQL Server
4 234 (42.55%) SQL
5 220 (40.00%) Degree
6 219 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
7 191 (34.73%) C++
8 185 (33.64%) JavaScript
9 183 (33.27%) HTML
10 178 (32.36%) Software Engineering
11 162 (29.45%) MVC
12 137 (24.91%) CSS
13 130 (23.64%) Computer Science
14 129 (23.45%) Java
15 117 (21.27%) ASP.NET MVC
16 112 (20.36%) Microsoft
17 102 (18.55%) jQuery
18 86 (15.64%) TDD
19 85 (15.45%) OO
20 75 (13.64%) Mathematics
21 72 (13.09%) Windows
22 69 (12.55%) HTML5
23 68 (12.36%) Unit Testing
24 67 (12.18%) Finance
25 63 (11.45%) Scrum
25 63 (11.45%) C
26 60 (10.91%) WCF
27 56 (10.18%) Selenium
28 55 (10.00%) QA
29 54 (9.82%) ASP.NET Web API

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 28 (5.09%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.09%) Node.js
3 13 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.27%) CMS
6 6 (1.09%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.09%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.09%) GlassFish
7 5 (0.91%) IIS
8 4 (0.73%) Apache
9 3 (0.55%) Drupal
9 3 (0.55%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.36%) WordPress
10 2 (0.36%) Lync
11 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.18%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 39 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.45%) MS Project
3 6 (1.09%) AutoCAD
3 6 (1.09%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (1.09%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 6 (1.09%) MicroStation
3 6 (1.09%) Solid Edge
3 6 (1.09%) Revit
3 6 (1.09%) Siemens NX
3 6 (1.09%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.82%) Office 365
2 7 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.73%) SaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.18%) Internet
2 8 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.45%) Wireless
3 4 (0.73%) HTTP
4 3 (0.55%) Skype
4 3 (0.55%) Firewall
4 3 (0.55%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.55%) SMS
5 2 (0.36%) SNMP
5 2 (0.36%) DNS
5 2 (0.36%) SMTP
6 1 (0.18%) LTE
6 1 (0.18%) Intranet
6 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.18%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.18%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (43.27%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (4.36%) MySQL
4 22 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (3.27%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.55%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.45%) Big Data
10 6 (1.09%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.36%) DB2
11 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.36%) QlikView
12 1 (0.18%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 56 (10.18%) Selenium
2 42 (7.64%) NUnit
3 30 (5.45%) Visual Studio
4 28 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (4.36%) JMeter
6 23 (4.18%) SoapUI
7 19 (3.45%) Jenkins
8 12 (2.18%) LabVIEW
8 12 (2.18%) Git (software)
8 12 (2.18%) Moq
9 11 (2.00%) Subversion
10 9 (1.64%) Hudson
11 8 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (1.45%) MSTest
12 7 (1.27%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.27%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.09%) TestNG
13 6 (1.09%) Mockito
13 6 (1.09%) PhantomJS
General
1 67 (12.18%) Finance
2 20 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.00%) Marketing
3 11 (2.00%) Electronics
4 10 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.27%) Automotive
5 7 (1.27%) Law
6 6 (1.09%) Banking
7 4 (0.73%) Advertising
8 3 (0.55%) Publishing
9 2 (0.36%) Games
9 2 (0.36%) Retail
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 334 (60.73%) Developer
2 120 (21.82%) Software Engineer
3 77 (14.00%) .NET Developer
4 73 (13.27%) C# Developer
4 73 (13.27%) Software Developer
5 60 (10.91%) Programmer
6 59 (10.73%) Senior Developer
7 52 (9.45%) AWS Developer
8 36 (6.55%) Tester
9 33 (6.00%) Web Developer
10 31 (5.64%) C# Software Engineer
11 28 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (4.18%) Junior
13 22 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
14 21 (3.82%) Test Engineer
15 18 (3.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (2.91%) Support Engineer
16 16 (2.91%) ASP.NET Developer
17 15 (2.73%) Automation Tester
17 15 (2.73%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (69.27%) .NET
2 248 (45.09%) ASP.NET
3 183 (33.27%) HTML
4 137 (24.91%) CSS
5 117 (21.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 102 (18.55%) jQuery
7 69 (12.55%) HTML5
8 60 (10.91%) WCF
9 54 (9.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 52 (9.45%) .NET Framework
11 51 (9.27%) WPF
12 50 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
12 50 (9.09%) AngularJS
13 47 (8.55%) XML
14 40 (7.27%) CSS3
14 40 (7.27%) XSLT
15 33 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 33 (6.00%) LINQ
16 31 (5.64%) RESTful
16 31 (5.64%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 130 (23.64%) Computer Science
2 75 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 50 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (7.64%) Algorithms
5 32 (5.82%) User Experience
6 25 (4.55%) Physics
6 25 (4.55%) Pocket PC
7 21 (3.82%) Statistics
8 19 (3.45%) Client/Server
9 14 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.55%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.27%) Social Network
10 7 (1.27%) Social Media
10 7 (1.27%) Clustering
10 7 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.09%) LIMS
11 6 (1.09%) Handset
11 6 (1.09%) Robotics
11 6 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (13.09%) Windows
2 35 (6.36%) Android
3 34 (6.18%) Apple iOS
4 24 (4.36%) Linux
5 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Debian
6 1 (0.18%) UNIX
6 1 (0.18%) AIX
6 1 (0.18%) HPUX
6 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (32.36%) Software Engineering
3 162 (29.45%) MVC
4 86 (15.64%) TDD
5 85 (15.45%) OO
6 68 (12.36%) Unit Testing
7 63 (11.45%) Scrum
8 39 (7.09%) OOP
9 37 (6.73%) SDLC
10 35 (6.36%) Test Automation
11 28 (5.09%) CRM
11 28 (5.09%) BDD
12 26 (4.73%) Project Management
12 26 (4.73%) Software Testing
13 25 (4.55%) Web Application Development
14 24 (4.36%) Software Architecture
14 24 (4.36%) User Stories
15 23 (4.18%) Workflow
16 22 (4.00%) Mobile Development
16 22 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 234 (42.55%) SQL
2 191 (34.73%) C++
3 185 (33.64%) JavaScript
4 129 (23.45%) Java
5 63 (11.45%) C
6 43 (7.82%) T-SQL
7 38 (6.91%) Python
8 29 (5.27%) Objective-C
9 27 (4.91%) PHP
10 17 (3.09%) Embedded C
10 17 (3.09%) Embedded C++
10 17 (3.09%) Ruby
11 16 (2.91%) Perl
12 14 (2.55%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.64%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.64%) F#
14 7 (1.27%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.91%) XAML
15 5 (0.91%) Fortran
15 5 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 220 (40.00%) Degree
2 35 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (4.55%) MCP
4 9 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.73%) ISEB
6 4 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.73%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (10.00%) QA
2 6 (1.09%) TickIT
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 112 (20.36%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.36%) Oracle
3 16 (2.91%) TOWER Software
4 13 (2.36%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.36%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.82%) Nintex
6 6 (1.09%) Autodesk
6 6 (1.09%) Google
6 6 (1.09%) Tableau
7 5 (0.91%) Twitter
8 4 (0.73%) VMware
8 4 (0.73%) Sencha
8 4 (0.73%) Rackspace
8 4 (0.73%) Facebook
9 2 (0.36%) Cognos
10 1 (0.18%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.18%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.18%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.18%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, h/c
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £44,799 - £54,755 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + Pension, Healthcare, 25days, life assurance, flexitime
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 35k plus pension, 25 days, flexi time, training + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 40k + pension, flexitime, training and more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + bonus, 25 days, flexitime and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + pension, health, 25days and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + .
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k dep. on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago