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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 391 534 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.89% 27.23% 28.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.08% 39.85% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 363 503 535
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1219 1340 1574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.25% 68.33% 75.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1212 1372
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
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 24 April 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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#.

1 469 (67.87%) .NET
2 276 (39.94%) Java
3 275 (39.80%) SQL Server
4 257 (37.19%) C++
5 239 (34.59%) SQL
6 234 (33.86%) ASP.NET
7 233 (33.72%) Software Engineering
8 230 (33.29%) Degree
9 184 (26.63%) Scrum
10 178 (25.76%) Computer Science
11 162 (23.44%) JavaScript
12 150 (21.71%) Windows
13 138 (19.97%) TDD
14 134 (19.39%) HTML
15 133 (19.25%) MVC
16 129 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
17 127 (18.38%) OO
18 126 (18.23%) NUnit
19 122 (17.66%) Microsoft
20 117 (16.93%) CSS
21 111 (16.06%) Mathematics
22 110 (15.92%) WCF
23 109 (15.77%) ASP.NET MVC
24 108 (15.63%) C
25 107 (15.48%) WPF
26 92 (13.31%) VB.NET
27 91 (13.17%) VB
27 91 (13.17%) .NET Framework
28 89 (12.88%) Moq
29 88 (12.74%) Oracle

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (2.46%) IIS
2 8 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.87%) ColdFusion
3 6 (0.87%) Drupal
4 4 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.29%) nginx
6 1 (0.14%) CMS
6 1 (0.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 30 (4.34%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.03%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.29%) MS Office
4 2 (0.29%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) SunGard APT
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.29%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.22%) Internet
2 17 (2.46%) SMS
3 14 (2.03%) SMPP
3 14 (2.03%) NFC
4 13 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.45%) HTTP
5 10 (1.45%) Wireless
6 9 (1.30%) SSL
7 8 (1.16%) X.509
7 8 (1.16%) STUN
8 1 (0.14%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.14%) IPsec
8 1 (0.14%) VPN
8 1 (0.14%) DNS
8 1 (0.14%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.14%) SMTP
8 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.14%) SNMP
8 1 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (39.80%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 39 (5.64%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (3.91%) MySQL
6 26 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (3.62%) Oracle Database
8 17 (2.46%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.03%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.45%) Data Mining
11 9 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.29%) DB2
13 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 126 (18.23%) NUnit
2 89 (12.88%) Moq
3 87 (12.59%) Rhino Mocks
4 78 (11.29%) MSTest
5 76 (11.00%) Visual Studio
6 26 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (2.17%) Git (software)
8 14 (2.03%) Selenium
8 14 (2.03%) MSBuild
9 11 (1.59%) WiX
9 11 (1.59%) JIRA
10 7 (1.01%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.01%) Subversion
11 6 (0.87%) Xcode
11 6 (0.87%) CppUnit
12 5 (0.72%) xUnit.net
12 5 (0.72%) MbUnit
12 5 (0.72%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.72%) ReSharper
12 5 (0.72%) WinRunner
General
1 86 (12.45%) Finance
2 27 (3.91%) Automotive
3 26 (3.76%) Music Industry
4 25 (3.62%) Banking
5 21 (3.04%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.60%) Electronics
7 5 (0.72%) Marketing
7 5 (0.72%) Publishing
7 5 (0.72%) Law
8 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.43%) Games
9 3 (0.43%) Military
9 3 (0.43%) Back Office
9 3 (0.43%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Advertising
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 449 (64.98%) Developer
2 173 (25.04%) Software Engineer
3 156 (22.58%) .NET Developer
4 144 (20.84%) C# Developer
5 126 (18.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 122 (17.66%) Software Developer
7 67 (9.70%) Graduate
8 49 (7.09%) Graduate Developer
9 43 (6.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 43 (6.22%) C# Software Engineer
9 43 (6.22%) Senior Developer
10 40 (5.79%) Test Engineer
11 33 (4.78%) Tester
12 32 (4.63%) .NET Software Engineer
13 30 (4.34%) Junior
14 28 (4.05%) Web Developer
14 28 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (3.91%) Junior Developer
15 27 (3.91%) Software Test Engineer
16 25 (3.62%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 469 (67.87%) .NET
2 234 (33.86%) ASP.NET
3 134 (19.39%) HTML
4 117 (16.93%) CSS
5 110 (15.92%) WCF
6 109 (15.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 107 (15.48%) WPF
8 91 (13.17%) .NET Framework
9 73 (10.56%) WinForms
10 59 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 55 (7.96%) Spring.NET
11 55 (7.96%) Unity DI Container
11 55 (7.96%) Castle Windsor
11 55 (7.96%) Ninject
11 55 (7.96%) Razor View Engine
12 53 (7.67%) XML
13 45 (6.51%) XSLT
14 44 (6.37%) jQuery
15 42 (6.08%) Web Services
15 42 (6.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 178 (25.76%) Computer Science
2 111 (16.06%) Mathematics
3 55 (7.96%) Inversion of Control
4 42 (6.08%) Physics
5 30 (4.34%) Mobile App
6 23 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.03%) Client/Server
7 14 (2.03%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.59%) Statistics
9 10 (1.45%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.01%) Machine Learning
10 7 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (1.01%) Social Network
11 5 (0.72%) iPhone
11 5 (0.72%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.72%) Device Driver
11 5 (0.72%) VHDL
11 5 (0.72%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.58%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 150 (21.71%) Windows
2 69 (9.99%) Apple iOS
3 62 (8.97%) Linux
4 52 (7.53%) Android
5 21 (3.04%) Windows Phone
6 20 (2.89%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.87%) UNIX
8 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) HPUX
11 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (33.72%) Software Engineering
2 184 (26.63%) Scrum
3 138 (19.97%) TDD
4 133 (19.25%) MVC
5 129 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
6 127 (18.38%) OO
7 84 (12.16%) Kanban
8 76 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (8.97%) MVVM
10 56 (8.10%) Dependency Injection
11 53 (7.67%) Web Development
12 50 (7.24%) Web Application Development
13 48 (6.95%) OOP
14 43 (6.22%) Test Automation
15 42 (6.08%) Unit Testing
16 38 (5.50%) Regression Testing
17 35 (5.07%) iOS Development
17 35 (5.07%) BDD
18 33 (4.78%) OOD
19 31 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 276 (39.94%) Java
2 257 (37.19%) C++
3 239 (34.59%) SQL
4 162 (23.44%) JavaScript
5 108 (15.63%) C
6 92 (13.31%) VB.NET
7 91 (13.17%) VB
8 60 (8.68%) Python
9 58 (8.39%) Perl
10 43 (6.22%) Ruby
11 39 (5.64%) PL/SQL
12 37 (5.35%) VB6
13 36 (5.21%) PHP
14 33 (4.78%) Objective-C
15 21 (3.04%) T-SQL
16 14 (2.03%) XAML
17 11 (1.59%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.59%) MATLAB
18 10 (1.45%) VBA
18 10 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 230 (33.29%) Degree
2 58 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (7.67%) MCTS
3 53 (7.67%) MCP
3 53 (7.67%) MCAD
3 53 (7.67%) MCSD
4 12 (1.74%) PhD
5 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (11.00%) QA
2 12 (1.74%) ISO 8583
3 9 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.43%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 122 (17.66%) Microsoft
2 88 (12.74%) Oracle
3 11 (1.59%) Telerik
3 11 (1.59%) Adobe
4 6 (0.87%) Perforce
5 5 (0.72%) Facebook
5 5 (0.72%) Twitter
5 5 (0.72%) Red Gate
6 4 (0.58%) VMware
7 3 (0.43%) Brady
8 2 (0.29%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.29%) Apple
8 2 (0.29%) Google
9 1 (0.14%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.14%) MathWorks
9 1 (0.14%) Primavera
9 1 (0.14%) CA
9 1 (0.14%) Motorola
9 1 (0.14%) Siemens
9 1 (0.14%) SunGard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + HEALTH/GYM, PENSION, SHARES
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £dep experience., to £48k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: 2 days ago