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 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 14 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 24 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.55% 18.02% 16.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.76% 27.19% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 34
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
101 114 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 69.66% 66.28% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 92 78
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -5 19 £40,000 +6.66% 3
County Londonderry -4 5 £60,000 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 56 (88.89%) .NET
2 38 (60.32%) ASP.NET
3 33 (52.38%) SQL Server
4 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
5 30 (47.62%) SQL
5 30 (47.62%) Degree
6 29 (46.03%) Web Development
6 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (42.86%) MVC
8 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
10 22 (34.92%) Visual Studio
11 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
11 19 (30.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 18 (28.57%) HTML
13 15 (23.81%) jQuery
14 14 (22.22%) C++
14 14 (22.22%) Time Management
15 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
16 12 (19.05%) XML
16 12 (19.05%) OO
17 11 (17.46%) Windows
18 10 (15.87%) Web Services
18 10 (15.87%) WCF
18 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
18 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
19 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
19 9 (14.29%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.70%) CMS
2 8 (12.70%) Umbraco
2 8 (12.70%) Kentico
3 6 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.94%) IIS
5 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.59%) Node.js
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.59%) Mule
6 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) OLAP
3 3 (4.76%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Visual Studio
2 19 (30.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.94%) MSTest
3 5 (7.94%) NUnit
3 5 (7.94%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.59%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (1.59%) JMeter
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (1.59%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Software Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Graduate
8 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.94%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Tester
10 2 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.59%) Product Owner
11 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
11 1 (1.59%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (88.89%) .NET
2 38 (60.32%) ASP.NET
3 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (28.57%) HTML
5 15 (23.81%) jQuery
6 12 (19.05%) XML
7 10 (15.87%) Web Services
7 10 (15.87%) WCF
7 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
8 7 (11.11%) WPF
9 6 (9.52%) Ajax
10 5 (7.94%) JSON
10 5 (7.94%) XSLT
10 5 (7.94%) COM+
11 4 (6.35%) ADO.NET
12 3 (4.76%) Silverlight
12 3 (4.76%) CSS
13 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (1.59%) iOS SDK
13 1 (1.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.17%) Physics
6 1 (1.59%) Open Source
6 1 (1.59%) Equities
6 1 (1.59%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.59%) Biology
6 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.59%) Derivative
6 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) Web Development
1 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.86%) MVC
3 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
4 14 (22.22%) Time Management
5 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
6 12 (19.05%) OO
7 8 (12.70%) SOA
8 7 (11.11%) UML
9 6 (9.52%) OOP
10 5 (7.94%) Use Case
10 5 (7.94%) Integration Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.35%) Validation
11 4 (6.35%) Line Management
12 3 (4.76%) Multithreading
12 3 (4.76%) High Availability
12 3 (4.76%) Scrum
12 3 (4.76%) Workflow
12 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) SQL
2 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.22%) C++
4 9 (14.29%) Java
5 6 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.94%) C
7 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.17%) VB
9 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.59%) VBA
9 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.94%) MCAD
3 5 (7.94%) MCSD
4 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.76%) HNC
5 3 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) EPiServer
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle
4 5 (7.94%) Northgate
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Talend
6 1 (1.59%) KANA
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
6 1 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.59%) webMethods
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