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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing C# 50 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 23.26% 24.00% 13.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.72% 38.18% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 18
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £34,600 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
144 110 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 66.98% 62.86% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 74 85 53
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -3 39 £37,500 -6.25% 4
County Londonderry -2 5 £60,000 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 67 (90.54%) .NET
2 42 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
4 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 34 (45.95%) SQL
6 30 (40.54%) MVC
7 29 (39.19%) Degree
8 28 (37.84%) Web Development
9 27 (36.49%) Visual Studio
10 25 (33.78%) Software Engineering
10 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (31.08%) HTML
11 23 (31.08%) MS Excel
11 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (25.68%) OO
12 19 (25.68%) SharePoint
12 19 (25.68%) XML
12 19 (25.68%) Unit Testing
13 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
13 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (22.97%) Web Services
15 15 (20.27%) C++
15 15 (20.27%) jQuery
16 14 (18.92%) SOA
17 13 (17.57%) Windows
17 13 (17.57%) Oracle
17 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
17 13 (17.57%) WCF
17 13 (17.57%) Time Management
18 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (25.68%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (10.81%) CMS
3 8 (10.81%) Kentico
3 8 (10.81%) Umbraco
4 5 (6.76%) IIS
5 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.35%) Node.js
6 1 (1.35%) Mule
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (31.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.05%) OLTP
4 3 (4.05%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (36.49%) Visual Studio
2 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.76%) MSTest
3 5 (6.76%) NUnit
3 5 (6.76%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.35%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.35%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (1.35%) JMeter
4 1 (1.35%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
1 8 (10.81%) Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.35%) Front Office
2 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (64.86%) Developer
2 20 (27.03%) Software Developer
3 13 (17.57%) Software Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.22%) C# Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (12.16%) .NET Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Graduate
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Tester
11 2 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
11 2 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
12 1 (1.35%) Lead Tester
12 1 (1.35%) Product Owner
12 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (90.54%) .NET
2 42 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 23 (31.08%) HTML
3 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (25.68%) XML
5 17 (22.97%) Web Services
6 15 (20.27%) jQuery
7 13 (17.57%) WCF
8 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
9 9 (12.16%) WPF
9 9 (12.16%) Silverlight
10 8 (10.81%) CSS
11 6 (8.11%) ADO.NET
11 6 (8.11%) Ajax
12 5 (6.76%) JSON
12 5 (6.76%) COM+
12 5 (6.76%) XSLT
13 1 (1.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (1.35%) iOS SDK
13 1 (1.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.81%) Open Source
3 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.11%) GIS
5 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.35%) iSeries
5 1 (1.35%) Equities
5 1 (1.35%) Derivative
5 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) UNIX
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) MVC
2 28 (37.84%) Web Development
3 25 (33.78%) Software Engineering
3 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.68%) OO
4 19 (25.68%) Unit Testing
5 14 (18.92%) SOA
6 13 (17.57%) Time Management
7 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.46%) UML
9 6 (8.11%) OOP
9 6 (8.11%) Integration Testing
10 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.76%) Use Case
11 4 (5.41%) Validation
12 3 (4.05%) Test Automation
12 3 (4.05%) Multithreading
12 3 (4.05%) High Availability
12 3 (4.05%) Scrum
12 3 (4.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) SQL
2 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.27%) C++
4 9 (12.16%) Java
5 7 (9.46%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.76%) C
7 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.35%) VBA
8 1 (1.35%) VB
8 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (39.19%) Degree
2 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.11%) BC Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (6.76%) MCAD
5 5 (6.76%) MCSD
6 3 (4.05%) HNC
6 3 (4.05%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) Oracle
3 8 (10.81%) EPiServer
4 6 (8.11%) ESRI
5 5 (6.76%) Northgate
6 4 (5.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.35%) Talend
7 1 (1.35%) KANA
7 1 (1.35%) Sybase
7 1 (1.35%) JBoss
7 1 (1.35%) HP
7 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.35%) webMethods
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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