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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 11 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 18.64% 23.04% 22.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.73% 35.34% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 25
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
37 133 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 62.71% 65.20% 62.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 62 80
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +2 10 £33,000 -17.50% 6
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) CSS
5 14 (45.16%) Java
5 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
5 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
6 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 11 (35.48%) C++
7 10 (32.26%) SQL
7 10 (32.26%) Web Services
7 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
8 9 (29.03%) Oracle
8 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
8 9 (29.03%) HTML5
9 8 (25.81%) GIS
9 8 (25.81%) Project Management
9 8 (25.81%) Degree
9 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
10 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
10 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (22.58%) MVC
10 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
11 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
11 6 (19.35%) Python
11 6 (19.35%) TDD
11 6 (19.35%) Finance
11 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
11 6 (19.35%) Mathematics

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.13%) SAS
3 3 (9.68%) ArcGIS
3 3 (9.68%) ArcSDE
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) Big Data
4 2 (6.45%) OLAP
4 2 (6.45%) OLTP
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) QlikView
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) NUnit
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Software Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Graduate
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Product Owner
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) CSS
4 10 (32.26%) Web Services
4 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
5 9 (29.03%) HTML5
6 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
7 5 (16.13%) XML
7 5 (16.13%) Entity Framework
7 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (12.90%) WPF
9 3 (9.68%) ArcObjects
9 3 (9.68%) WCF
9 3 (9.68%) Ajax
10 2 (6.45%) XHTML
10 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET
10 2 (6.45%) jQuery
10 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (3.23%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 1 (3.23%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) GIS
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
3 5 (16.13%) Physics
3 5 (16.13%) Chemistry
3 5 (16.13%) Psychology
3 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.13%) Economics
3 5 (16.13%) Statistics
4 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (3.23%) iPhone
6 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.23%) iPad
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
4 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Operations Research
6 4 (12.90%) OOP
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) OO
8 2 (6.45%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) C++
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) VB6
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) SAP
4 3 (9.68%) ESRI
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Tableau
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