The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing C# 25 42 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.44% 14.53% 22.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.16% 23.86% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 36
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
124 176 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 61.69% 60.90% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 92 108 71
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C#
UK

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +3 25 £35,000 -13.58% 3
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 59 (92.19%) .NET
2 47 (73.44%) SQL Server
3 44 (68.75%) SQL
4 42 (65.63%) CSS
5 39 (60.94%) ASP.NET
6 36 (56.25%) Visual Studio
7 32 (50.00%) SharePoint
8 30 (46.88%) HTML
8 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
9 28 (43.75%) Web Services
10 27 (42.19%) XML
10 27 (42.19%) OO
11 25 (39.06%) MVC
11 25 (39.06%) WCF
12 24 (37.50%) Open Source
13 23 (35.94%) SOA
14 22 (34.38%) GIS
14 22 (34.38%) ESRI
14 22 (34.38%) Silverlight
15 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
15 21 (32.81%) Oracle
16 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
16 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (31.25%) Degree
17 19 (29.69%) Unit Testing
17 19 (29.69%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (28.13%) jQuery
18 18 (28.13%) BC Cleared
18 18 (28.13%) CTC Cleared
18 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 32 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (73.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.13%) OLAP
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) OLTP
4 1 (1.56%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.56%) QlikView
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (56.25%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) NUnit
4 1 (1.56%) MSTest
4 1 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.56%) Moq
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (85.94%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) C# Developer
3 20 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 18 (28.13%) Senior Developer
5 14 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (20.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (20.31%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.38%) .NET Team Leader
7 6 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Tester
9 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Automation Tester
10 1 (1.56%) Verification Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Junior
10 1 (1.56%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (92.19%) .NET
2 42 (65.63%) CSS
3 39 (60.94%) ASP.NET
4 30 (46.88%) HTML
5 28 (43.75%) Web Services
6 27 (42.19%) XML
7 25 (39.06%) WCF
8 22 (34.38%) Silverlight
9 18 (28.13%) jQuery
10 15 (23.44%) .NET Framework
10 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (21.88%) Ajax
12 13 (20.31%) LINQ
12 13 (20.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (12.50%) WPF
13 8 (12.50%) ADO.NET
14 5 (7.81%) HTML5
15 2 (3.13%) Razor View Engine
15 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (37.50%) Open Source
2 22 (34.38%) GIS
3 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
4 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.56%) Physics
6 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) OO
2 25 (39.06%) MVC
3 23 (35.94%) SOA
4 19 (29.69%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (29.69%) Unit Testing
5 12 (18.75%) Time Management
6 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.25%) Project Management
7 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.69%) CRM
9 2 (3.13%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.13%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.13%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.56%) Kanban
10 1 (1.56%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.56%) BDD
10 1 (1.56%) High Availability
10 1 (1.56%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (1.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (7.81%) C++
5 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.69%) Python
6 3 (4.69%) Ruby
7 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) Degree
2 18 (28.13%) BC Cleared
2 18 (28.13%) CTC Cleared
2 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 22 (34.38%) ESRI
3 21 (32.81%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) IBM
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Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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