The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Programmer
Rank 799 686 673
Rank change year-on-year
-113 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Programmer 94 223 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 88 221 187
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

C# Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# Programmer within the UK.

C# Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

C# Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# Programmer over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

C# Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

C# Programmer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
England -120 90 £45,000 +12.50% 8
London -14 49 £65,000 +18.18% 4
South East -38 22 £31,500 -30.00%
City of London +32 18 £65,000 +62.50% 2
East Sussex +23 10 £24,000 -46.66%
Brighton +22 8 £24,000 -46.66%
West Midlands -16 5 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Surrey -28 5 £33,000 -34.00%
East of England -9 4 £32,500 -27.77%
Oxfordshire -3 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire -7 3 £40,000 -
Reading -7 3 £40,000 -
North West -15 3 £33,500 -0.74%
South West -23 3 £40,000 +40.35%
Yorkshire - 3 £33,750 - 3
Suffolk - 3 £28,750 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £57,500 -
Birmingham +12 2 £38,250 +9.28% 1
Warwickshire +4 2 £25,000 -23.07%
Manchester +1 2 £33,000 -5.71%
Scotland -3 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Woking -4 2 £34,750 -8.55%
Harrogate - 2 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Epsom - 2 £26,125 -
Witney - 2 £45,000 -
Enfield - 2 £35,000 -
Wales - 2 £25,500 - 1
Swansea - 2 £25,500 - 1
West Wales - 2 £25,500 - 1

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited C# Programmer in their job title 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 with C# Programmer in their job title.

1 248 (100.00%) C#
2 197 (79.44%) .NET
3 138 (55.65%) SQL Server
4 99 (39.92%) SQL
5 97 (39.11%) ASP.NET
6 92 (37.10%) HTML
7 90 (36.29%) JavaScript
8 81 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
9 77 (31.05%) MVC
10 72 (29.03%) Software Engineering
11 69 (27.82%) Microsoft
12 65 (26.21%) CSS
12 65 (26.21%) TDD
13 64 (25.81%) WPF
14 53 (21.37%) Finance
14 53 (21.37%) Degree
15 52 (20.97%) jQuery
16 50 (20.16%) OO
17 48 (19.35%) WCF
18 46 (18.55%) Computer Science
18 46 (18.55%) MS Excel
19 45 (18.15%) Windows
20 44 (17.74%) .NET Framework
21 43 (17.34%) Java
21 43 (17.34%) ASP.NET MVC
22 41 (16.53%) Web Services
23 37 (14.92%) VB
24 36 (14.52%) T-SQL
25 34 (13.71%) Visual Studio
26 33 (13.31%) XML

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited C# Programmer in their job title 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 with C# Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.82%) IIS
2 5 (2.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.21%) CMS
3 3 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.40%) MediaWiki
4 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.40%) DNN
4 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (18.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.40%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (2.42%) RMDS
2 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.61%) GitHub
2 3 (1.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.61%) Internet
2 3 (1.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (55.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.03%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.23%) Big Data
3 8 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.42%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.02%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.40%) Redis
9 1 (0.40%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (13.71%) Visual Studio
2 23 (9.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (8.06%) NUnit
4 12 (4.84%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.82%) SpecFlow
6 7 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.42%) Subversion
8 4 (1.61%) Selenium
8 4 (1.61%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.21%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.21%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.21%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.21%) Moq
10 2 (0.81%) MSTest
10 2 (0.81%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.40%) LINQPad
11 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
General
1 53 (21.37%) Finance
2 29 (11.69%) Front Office
3 24 (9.68%) Banking
4 11 (4.44%) Financial Institution
5 10 (4.03%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.42%) Back Office
8 5 (2.02%) Games
9 3 (1.21%) Retail
10 2 (0.81%) Advertising
10 2 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.81%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Marketing
11 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.40%) Publishing
11 1 (0.40%) Law
11 1 (0.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (79.44%) .NET
2 97 (39.11%) ASP.NET
3 92 (37.10%) HTML
4 65 (26.21%) CSS
5 64 (25.81%) WPF
6 52 (20.97%) jQuery
7 48 (19.35%) WCF
8 44 (17.74%) .NET Framework
9 43 (17.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (16.53%) Web Services
11 33 (13.31%) XML
12 30 (12.10%) AngularJS
13 27 (10.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (10.89%) Ajax
14 22 (8.87%) NHibernate
14 22 (8.87%) WinForms
15 17 (6.85%) HTML5
16 16 (6.45%) REST
16 16 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 15 (6.05%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.55%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.66%) Derivative
3 16 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 16 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.24%) Data Structures
5 13 (5.24%) Credit Derivative
6 11 (4.44%) Fixed Income
6 11 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.44%) Visualisation
6 11 (4.44%) Hedge funds
7 10 (4.03%) Equities
8 9 (3.63%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.63%) Credit Risk
8 9 (3.63%) N-Tier
9 8 (3.23%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (2.82%) Mobile Computing
11 6 (2.42%) Physics
12 4 (1.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.15%) Windows
2 12 (4.84%) UNIX
3 10 (4.03%) Android
4 8 (3.23%) Linux
5 6 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.02%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.40%) AIX
7 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (31.05%) MVC
3 72 (29.03%) Software Engineering
4 65 (26.21%) TDD
5 50 (20.16%) OO
6 29 (11.69%) Scrum
7 28 (11.29%) SDLC
8 19 (7.66%) Business Analysis
8 19 (7.66%) Multithreading
9 18 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (7.26%) Open Source
10 17 (6.85%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (6.05%) Migration
13 14 (5.65%) BDD
13 14 (5.65%) Concurrent Programming
14 11 (4.44%) OOP
15 10 (4.03%) Unit Testing
16 9 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
17 8 (3.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 248 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (39.92%) SQL
3 90 (36.29%) JavaScript
4 43 (17.34%) Java
5 37 (14.92%) VB
6 36 (14.52%) T-SQL
7 26 (10.48%) VB.NET
8 22 (8.87%) VB6
9 13 (5.24%) C++
10 12 (4.84%) C
11 10 (4.03%) VBA
12 9 (3.63%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.82%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.42%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 6 (2.42%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.42%) Ruby
15 3 (1.21%) F#
15 3 (1.21%) Perl
16 2 (0.81%) XAML
16 2 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (21.37%) Degree
2 11 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.42%) EMIR
1 6 (2.42%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (1.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) Puppet
1 4 (1.61%) Vagrant
1 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) MOM
Vendors
1 69 (27.82%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.08%) Oracle
3 7 (2.82%) Telerik
4 6 (2.42%) ION Trading
4 6 (2.42%) Sybase
4 6 (2.42%) TIBCO
4 6 (2.42%) webMethods
5 3 (1.21%) Perforce
5 3 (1.21%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.21%) Red Gate
6 2 (0.81%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
7 1 (0.40%) Google
7 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.40%) VMware
7 1 (0.40%) IBM
7 1 (0.40%) Infragistics
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