The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 7 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 29 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.14% 10.28% 19.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.90% 15.49% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 26
Average salary £36,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.20% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
C#
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
97 71 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 67.36% 66.36% 70.15%
Number of salaries quoted 77 41 100
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

C#
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C# Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

C#
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

C# Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

C#
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +4 28 £36,000 +15.20% 10
County Londonderry - 1 £32,500 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 43 (93.48%) .NET
2 34 (73.91%) SQL Server
3 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
4 32 (69.57%) CSS
4 32 (69.57%) HTML
5 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
6 23 (50.00%) WCF
7 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
8 20 (43.48%) HTML5
8 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
8 20 (43.48%) SQL
9 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
10 15 (32.61%) MVC
11 14 (30.43%) CSS3
12 13 (28.26%) XML
13 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
13 12 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (23.91%) VB.NET
14 11 (23.91%) Apache Cordova
14 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
15 10 (21.74%) Web Services
16 9 (19.57%) Windows
16 9 (19.57%) jQuery
16 9 (19.57%) WPF
17 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
17 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
18 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
18 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
19 6 (13.04%) Multithreading

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 12 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
4 3 (6.52%) OLAP
4 3 (6.52%) OLTP
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.04%) Advertising
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 22 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 12 (26.09%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Software Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Developer
6 7 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (6.52%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
12 1 (2.17%) Junior Developer
12 1 (2.17%) Web Applications Engineer
12 1 (2.17%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (93.48%) .NET
2 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
3 32 (69.57%) CSS
3 32 (69.57%) HTML
4 23 (50.00%) WCF
5 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
6 20 (43.48%) HTML5
7 14 (30.43%) CSS3
8 13 (28.26%) XML
9 11 (23.91%) Apache Cordova
10 10 (21.74%) Web Services
11 9 (19.57%) jQuery
11 9 (19.57%) WPF
12 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (13.04%) LINQ
14 5 (10.87%) ADO.NET
14 5 (10.87%) Ajax
14 5 (10.87%) Entity Framework
15 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
2 15 (32.61%) MVC
3 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.70%) Web Development
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) BDD
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.52%) SOA
7 3 (6.52%) TDD
7 3 (6.52%) Workflow
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (4.35%) Coaching
8 2 (4.35%) OO
8 2 (4.35%) OOP
8 2 (4.35%) Project Management
8 2 (4.35%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (4.35%) UML
8 2 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) VB.NET
3 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.70%) VB
5 3 (6.52%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) VB6
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
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