The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 15 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing C# 3 27 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.26% 9.00% 20.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 13.17% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 72
Average salary £50,000 £90,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
C#
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 205 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.26% 68.33% 57.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 198 184
Average salary £60,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

C#
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Canary Wharf region.

C# Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Derivative
3 6 (31.58%) C++
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (31.58%) OO
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Retail
4 5 (26.32%) Web Design
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Equities
5 4 (21.05%) Front Office
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.53%) Banking

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Front Office
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Junior
2 5 (26.32%) Junior Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Team Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Leader
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.53%) Ajax
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) RESTful
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) CSS3
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (10.53%) WCF
6 1 (5.26%) WPF
6 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Derivative
1 6 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (21.05%) Equities
3 3 (15.79%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Web Design
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Android Development
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.26%) MVVM
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) C++
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Scala
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.26%) Infragistics
3 1 (5.26%) Perforce
3 1 (5.26%) Google