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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 8 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing C# 38 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 21.47% 19.25% 12.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.65% 30.39% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 19
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £37,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £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
124 102 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 70.06% 63.35% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 48 76 50
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £54,500 £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 22 September 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 September 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 0 30 £38,750 +3.33% 3
County Londonderry -4 5 £60,000 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 61 (89.71%) .NET
2 40 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 36 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 32 (47.06%) SQL
6 31 (45.59%) Degree
7 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (42.65%) Web Development
9 27 (39.71%) MVC
10 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
11 24 (35.29%) Visual Studio
11 24 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (30.88%) MS Excel
13 20 (29.41%) HTML
14 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
16 16 (23.53%) OO
17 15 (22.06%) C++
17 15 (22.06%) jQuery
17 15 (22.06%) Unit Testing
18 14 (20.59%) Time Management
18 14 (20.59%) XML
19 13 (19.12%) Web Services
19 13 (19.12%) Windows
19 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
20 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
21 11 (16.18%) WCF
22 10 (14.71%) .NET Framework
22 10 (14.71%) SOA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.76%) CMS
2 8 (11.76%) Umbraco
2 8 (11.76%) Kentico
3 7 (10.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.35%) IIS
5 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.47%) Mule
6 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (30.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.47%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) OLAP
3 3 (4.41%) OLTP
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.35%) MSTest
3 5 (7.35%) NUnit
3 5 (7.35%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.47%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (1.47%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (1.47%) JMeter
4 1 (1.47%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (1.47%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (10.29%) Banking
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Front Office
4 1 (1.47%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Software Developer
3 14 (20.59%) Software Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Senior Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Senior Software Developer
5 10 (14.71%) C# Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Graduate
8 5 (7.35%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.35%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Tester
10 2 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.47%) Automation Tester
11 1 (1.47%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (89.71%) .NET
2 40 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 24 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (29.41%) HTML
5 15 (22.06%) jQuery
6 14 (20.59%) XML
7 13 (19.12%) Web Services
8 11 (16.18%) WCF
9 10 (14.71%) .NET Framework
10 7 (10.29%) WPF
11 6 (8.82%) Ajax
12 5 (7.35%) Silverlight
12 5 (7.35%) JSON
12 5 (7.35%) XSLT
12 5 (7.35%) COM+
12 5 (7.35%) CSS
13 4 (5.88%) ADO.NET
14 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
14 1 (1.47%) Android SDK
14 1 (1.47%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.41%) Open Source
4 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.94%) Physics
5 2 (2.94%) GIS
6 1 (1.47%) Equities
6 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.47%) Derivative
6 1 (1.47%) Statistics
6 1 (1.47%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.47%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) UNIX
3 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.65%) Web Development
3 27 (39.71%) MVC
4 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 16 (23.53%) OO
6 15 (22.06%) Unit Testing
7 14 (20.59%) Time Management
8 10 (14.71%) SOA
9 7 (10.29%) UML
10 6 (8.82%) OOP
10 6 (8.82%) Integration Testing
11 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.35%) Use Case
12 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.88%) Validation
12 4 (5.88%) Line Management
13 3 (4.41%) Multithreading
13 3 (4.41%) High Availability
13 3 (4.41%) Workflow
13 3 (4.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) SQL
2 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.06%) C++
4 9 (13.24%) Java
5 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.35%) C
7 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.94%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.47%) VBA
9 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (45.59%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.35%) MCAD
4 5 (7.35%) MCSD
5 3 (4.41%) HNC
5 3 (4.41%) HND
6 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) EPiServer
3 5 (7.35%) Northgate
4 2 (2.94%) IBM
4 2 (2.94%) ESRI
5 1 (1.47%) Talend
5 1 (1.47%) KANA
5 1 (1.47%) Sybase
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.47%) webMethods
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago