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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 387 398 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.17% 24.75% 30.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.83% 37.23% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 323 373 523
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 £27,500 £30,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
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
1144 1069 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.58% 66.48% 71.21%
Number of salaries quoted 942 966 1226
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,475
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 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#.

1 567 (72.51%) .NET
2 303 (38.75%) SQL Server
3 302 (38.62%) C++
4 299 (38.24%) ASP.NET
5 285 (36.45%) SQL
6 284 (36.32%) Java
7 263 (33.63%) Software Engineering
8 259 (33.12%) Degree
9 217 (27.75%) Computer Science
10 191 (24.42%) JavaScript
11 170 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 169 (21.61%) MVC
13 166 (21.23%) Scrum
14 162 (20.72%) TDD
15 156 (19.95%) Windows
16 155 (19.82%) HTML
17 147 (18.80%) WCF
18 146 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
19 144 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 135 (17.26%) NUnit
21 125 (15.98%) Mathematics
22 122 (15.60%) CSS
23 118 (15.09%) Python
24 110 (14.07%) Finance
25 106 (13.55%) WPF
26 105 (13.43%) QA
27 101 (12.92%) C
28 98 (12.53%) OO
28 98 (12.53%) Moq
29 96 (12.28%) VB.NET

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.17%) IIS
3 11 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (1.15%) OpenStack
4 9 (1.15%) CloudStack
5 8 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (0.77%) Apache
7 4 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.51%) ColdFusion
7 4 (0.51%) Drupal
8 2 (0.26%) CMS
8 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 44 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.64%) MS Project
4 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.26%) MS Office
5 2 (0.26%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.26%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.53%) SaaS
4 10 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.64%) Force.com
6 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.51%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 50 (6.39%) Internet
2 19 (2.43%) SMS
3 14 (1.79%) SMPP
3 14 (1.79%) NFC
4 12 (1.53%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.15%) HTTP
6 5 (0.64%) LDAP
7 4 (0.51%) IPv6
7 4 (0.51%) iSCSI
7 4 (0.51%) NAS
7 4 (0.51%) VLAN
8 3 (0.38%) Wireless
8 3 (0.38%) SSL
9 2 (0.26%) X.509
9 2 (0.26%) ASN.1
9 2 (0.26%) STUN
9 2 (0.26%) Network Security
9 2 (0.26%) Modbus
10 1 (0.13%) LTE
10 1 (0.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (38.75%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 30 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (3.71%) MySQL
7 18 (2.30%) Big Data
8 15 (1.92%) Data Mining
9 12 (1.53%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (0.90%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.64%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.38%) DB2
14 3 (0.38%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 135 (17.26%) NUnit
2 98 (12.53%) Moq
3 91 (11.64%) Rhino Mocks
4 85 (10.87%) MSTest
5 75 (9.59%) Visual Studio
6 40 (5.12%) Selenium
7 29 (3.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (2.81%) ReSharper
9 18 (2.30%) MSBuild
10 17 (2.17%) Git (software)
11 16 (2.05%) CppUnit
12 15 (1.92%) MbUnit
12 15 (1.92%) xUnit.net
13 14 (1.79%) TeamCity
14 13 (1.66%) JIRA
14 13 (1.66%) WebDriver
15 12 (1.53%) WiX
16 7 (0.90%) Cucumber
16 7 (0.90%) WinRunner
17 6 (0.77%) Mercurial
General
1 110 (14.07%) Finance
2 30 (3.84%) Banking
3 26 (3.32%) Music Industry
4 23 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.56%) Automotive
5 20 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.53%) Electronics
7 7 (0.90%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.77%) Advertising
8 6 (0.77%) Law
8 6 (0.77%) Military
9 5 (0.64%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.38%) Back Office
10 3 (0.38%) Publishing
10 3 (0.38%) Marketing
11 1 (0.13%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Retail
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 474 (60.61%) Developer
2 196 (25.06%) Software Engineer
3 189 (24.17%) C# Developer
4 158 (20.20%) .NET Developer
5 138 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 102 (13.04%) Software Developer
7 68 (8.70%) Graduate
8 63 (8.06%) Senior Developer
9 57 (7.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 51 (6.52%) Test Engineer
11 46 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
12 41 (5.24%) Tester
13 31 (3.96%) Senior .NET Developer
13 31 (3.96%) .NET Software Engineer
14 30 (3.84%) C# Software Engineer
14 30 (3.84%) ASP.NET Developer
15 28 (3.58%) Senior C# Developer
16 27 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
17 26 (3.32%) Junior
17 26 (3.32%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 567 (72.51%) .NET
2 299 (38.24%) ASP.NET
3 155 (19.82%) HTML
4 147 (18.80%) WCF
5 144 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 122 (15.60%) CSS
7 106 (13.55%) WPF
8 93 (11.89%) .NET Framework
9 79 (10.10%) jQuery
10 64 (8.18%) WinForms
11 63 (8.06%) XML
12 62 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 59 (7.54%) Razor View Engine
14 49 (6.27%) XSLT
15 48 (6.14%) Ajax
16 47 (6.01%) Castle Windsor
16 47 (6.01%) Unity DI Container
17 46 (5.88%) Ninject
17 46 (5.88%) HTML5
17 46 (5.88%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 217 (27.75%) Computer Science
2 125 (15.98%) Mathematics
3 57 (7.29%) Physics
4 46 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
5 26 (3.32%) Cryptography
6 25 (3.20%) Statistics
7 24 (3.07%) PKI
8 23 (2.94%) Management Information System
8 23 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
8 23 (2.94%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.79%) Blackberry
10 13 (1.66%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.41%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.90%) Thin Client
12 7 (0.90%) Visualisation
12 7 (0.90%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.77%) Open Source
14 5 (0.64%) Firmware
15 4 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
16 3 (0.38%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 156 (19.95%) Windows
2 72 (9.21%) Linux
3 43 (5.50%) Apple iOS
4 39 (4.99%) Android
5 26 (3.32%) UNIX
6 18 (2.30%) Windows Phone
7 16 (2.05%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.02%) Solaris
10 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.38%) AIX
11 3 (0.38%) HPUX
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.13%) Debian
13 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (33.63%) Software Engineering
2 169 (21.61%) MVC
3 166 (21.23%) Scrum
4 162 (20.72%) TDD
5 146 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (12.53%) OO
7 74 (9.46%) Kanban
8 71 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
9 69 (8.82%) MVVM
10 62 (7.93%) OOP
11 54 (6.91%) Web Application Development
12 53 (6.78%) Regression Testing
13 50 (6.39%) Dependency Injection
14 45 (5.75%) Test Automation
15 43 (5.50%) Unit Testing
16 40 (5.12%) Multithreading
16 40 (5.12%) BDD
17 37 (4.73%) Web Development
18 32 (4.09%) Test Scripting
19 30 (3.84%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 302 (38.62%) C++
2 285 (36.45%) SQL
3 284 (36.32%) Java
4 191 (24.42%) JavaScript
5 118 (15.09%) Python
6 101 (12.92%) C
7 96 (12.28%) VB.NET
8 74 (9.46%) VB
9 51 (6.52%) Ruby
10 38 (4.86%) PHP
10 38 (4.86%) PL/SQL
11 37 (4.73%) Perl
12 30 (3.84%) T-SQL
12 30 (3.84%) PowerShell
13 20 (2.56%) Objective-C
14 16 (2.05%) VB6
15 14 (1.79%) Delphi
15 14 (1.79%) XAML
16 12 (1.53%) VBA
17 6 (0.77%) F#
Qualifications
1 259 (33.12%) Degree
2 55 (7.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (6.39%) MCP
3 50 (6.39%) MCAD
3 50 (6.39%) MCSD
3 50 (6.39%) MCTS
4 15 (1.92%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.66%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.41%) ISEB
7 10 (1.28%) PhD
8 8 (1.02%) CISSP
9 3 (0.38%) CEH
9 3 (0.38%) CISMP
9 3 (0.38%) HNC
10 1 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (13.43%) QA
2 15 (1.92%) ISO 9000
3 12 (1.53%) ISO 8583
4 10 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.15%) 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 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 170 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 91 (11.64%) Oracle
3 12 (1.53%) Adobe
3 12 (1.53%) Telerik
4 6 (0.77%) Splunk
4 6 (0.77%) Rackspace
5 5 (0.64%) Epiphany
5 5 (0.64%) Red Gate
5 5 (0.64%) CA
5 5 (0.64%) SAP
6 4 (0.51%) HP
6 4 (0.51%) MathWorks
7 3 (0.38%) Facebook
7 3 (0.38%) Twitter
8 2 (0.26%) Google
8 2 (0.26%) Apple
8 2 (0.26%) Quark
8 2 (0.26%) Citrix
8 2 (0.26%) Symbian
8 2 (0.26%) Sybase
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Salary: to £45,000 package (DOE)
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k according to experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
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Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
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Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
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Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 to £55000 per annum - Superb benefits package
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