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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 20 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing C# 17 33 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.23% 17.46% 24.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.89% 27.50% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 37
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £30,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £40,000 £60,000
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
90 120 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 64.75% 63.49% 55.33%
Number of salaries quoted 48 78 86
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -8 13 £36,000 +3.59% 7
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (75.76%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
3 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
4 16 (48.48%) HTML
5 14 (42.42%) Oracle
5 14 (42.42%) CSS
6 13 (39.39%) Java
7 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 12 (36.36%) Project Management
8 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 11 (33.33%) Web Services
9 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
9 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
9 10 (30.30%) HTML5
10 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (27.27%) Degree
10 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 9 (27.27%) TDD
10 9 (27.27%) SQL
10 9 (27.27%) SharePoint
10 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
10 9 (27.27%) MVC
11 8 (24.24%) GIS
11 8 (24.24%) C++
11 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (24.24%) Scrum
11 8 (24.24%) Finance

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.15%) SAS
3 3 (9.09%) ArcGIS
3 3 (9.09%) ArcSDE
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (9.09%) Big Data
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.03%) QlikView
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) OLAP
4 1 (3.03%) OLTP
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) NUnit
1 7 (21.21%) Subversion
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Selenium
3 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Graduate
3 6 (18.18%) AWS Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 14 (42.42%) CSS
4 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 11 (33.33%) Web Services
6 10 (30.30%) HTML5
7 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (24.24%) Entity Framework
9 4 (12.12%) WPF
10 3 (9.09%) ArcObjects
11 2 (6.06%) WCF
11 2 (6.06%) jQuery
12 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
12 1 (3.03%) Java EE
12 1 (3.03%) XML
12 1 (3.03%) Flash
12 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET
12 1 (3.03%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 8 (24.24%) GIS
3 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 5 (15.15%) Physics
4 5 (15.15%) Chemistry
4 5 (15.15%) Psychology
4 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
4 5 (15.15%) Economics
4 5 (15.15%) Statistics
5 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.03%) iPhone
6 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.03%) iPad
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Solaris
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
2 12 (36.36%) Project Management
3 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
4 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) Open Source
6 7 (21.21%) BDD
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Operations Research
7 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.12%) OO
9 3 (9.09%) OOP
9 3 (9.09%) SDLC
9 3 (9.09%) Coaching
10 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) C++
5 6 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) C
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) HNC
3 1 (3.03%) HND
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Business Objects
3 5 (15.15%) SAP
4 3 (9.09%) ESRI
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Tableau
6 1 (3.03%) HP
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