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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Programmer
Rank 677 673 647
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Programmer 225 202 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 223 188 246
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,250 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 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
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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 -10 218 £40,000 - 9
London -14 77 £55,000 +22.22% 4
South East +14 73 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Surrey +13 36 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Berkshire +13 21 £40,000 +6.66%
North West -3 21 £33,750 +7.14% 1
East Midlands -6 20 £35,000 +7.69%
Reigate -5 19 £60,000 +81.81%
West Midlands -7 17 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Cheshire +3 14 £30,000 +11.11%
City of London -30 13 £40,000 -30.43% 1
East of England -18 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Oxford +9 10 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Oxfordshire +7 10 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Reading +3 10 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -4 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Hampshire -8 10 £37,000 +5.71%
Derbyshire - 10 £31,250 -
Woking 0 9 £38,000 +18.75%
Derby - 9 £32,500 -
Guildford - 9 £40,000 -
Cambridge -4 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Staffordshire -8 8 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Scotland -20 7 £40,000 +0.62%
Basingstoke - 7 £40,000 -
Brighton -21 6 £45,000 +38.46%
East Sussex -26 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £40,000 - 1
Nantwich - 6 £30,000 -
Redhill - 5 £55,000 -

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 490 (100.00%) C#
2 412 (84.08%) .NET
3 267 (54.49%) ASP.NET
4 241 (49.18%) SQL Server
5 229 (46.73%) SQL
6 192 (39.18%) Software Engineering
7 180 (36.73%) MVC
8 167 (34.08%) Microsoft
9 160 (32.65%) JavaScript
10 141 (28.78%) WPF
11 134 (27.35%) HTML
12 129 (26.33%) Finance
13 116 (23.67%) TDD
14 107 (21.84%) CSS
15 104 (21.22%) Agile Software Development
16 103 (21.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 98 (20.00%) Degree
18 95 (19.39%) WCF
18 95 (19.39%) jQuery
19 82 (16.73%) OO
20 72 (14.69%) C++
21 67 (13.67%) Oracle
21 67 (13.67%) MS Excel
22 66 (13.47%) .NET Framework
23 64 (13.06%) Scrum
24 59 (12.04%) Web Services
25 58 (11.84%) Computer Science
25 58 (11.84%) WinForms
26 57 (11.63%) XML
26 57 (11.63%) T-SQL

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 40 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.88%) IIS
3 9 (1.84%) CMS
4 7 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (1.22%) Kentico
5 6 (1.22%) Node.js
6 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.82%) MediaWiki
8 2 (0.41%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 67 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.86%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) Simulink
4 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 22 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.41%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.20%) Office 365
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.47%) Internet
2 3 (0.61%) DNS
2 3 (0.61%) SMTP
3 2 (0.41%) Intranet
4 1 (0.20%) Extranet
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
4 1 (0.20%) PBX
4 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (49.18%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (3.67%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (2.65%) RDBMS
8 12 (2.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 12 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (2.24%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.22%) Big Data
12 4 (0.82%) DTS
12 4 (0.82%) QlikView
13 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.61%) OLTP
13 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 52 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 33 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.27%) NUnit
5 10 (2.04%) Subversion
6 8 (1.63%) SpecFlow
7 6 (1.22%) Moq
7 6 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.82%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.82%) WiX
9 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.61%) Hudson
9 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.41%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.20%) PostSharp
11 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 129 (26.33%) Finance
2 43 (8.78%) Banking
3 42 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 31 (6.33%) Marketing
5 14 (2.86%) Retail
6 12 (2.45%) Games
6 12 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.84%) Front Office
8 8 (1.63%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.43%) Publishing
10 6 (1.22%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.22%) Back Office
11 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.61%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.41%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Advertising
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (84.08%) .NET
2 267 (54.49%) ASP.NET
3 141 (28.78%) WPF
4 134 (27.35%) HTML
5 107 (21.84%) CSS
6 103 (21.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 95 (19.39%) WCF
7 95 (19.39%) jQuery
8 66 (13.47%) .NET Framework
9 59 (12.04%) Web Services
10 58 (11.84%) WinForms
11 57 (11.63%) XML
12 52 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 43 (8.78%) LINQ
14 40 (8.16%) HTML5
15 37 (7.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (5.10%) CSS3
17 23 (4.69%) AngularJS
18 22 (4.49%) Ajax
19 17 (3.47%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.84%) Computer Science
2 36 (7.35%) Mathematics
3 35 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 35 (7.14%) Derivative
4 29 (5.92%) Fixed Income
5 21 (4.29%) N-Tier
6 16 (3.27%) Equity Risk
6 16 (3.27%) Inversion of Control
7 12 (2.45%) Open Source
8 10 (2.04%) Hedge funds
8 10 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.04%) RIA
8 10 (2.04%) Equities
9 7 (1.43%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.22%) Spread Betting
10 6 (1.22%) Credit Derivative
10 6 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (0.82%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.82%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.98%) Windows
2 16 (3.27%) UNIX
3 13 (2.65%) Linux
4 9 (1.84%) Android
5 8 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.61%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (39.18%) Software Engineering
2 180 (36.73%) MVC
3 116 (23.67%) TDD
4 104 (21.22%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (16.73%) OO
6 64 (13.06%) Scrum
7 33 (6.73%) Software Architecture
8 30 (6.12%) Multithreading
9 28 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (5.71%) CRM
10 25 (5.10%) Web Development
11 22 (4.49%) Unit Testing
11 22 (4.49%) OOP
12 21 (4.29%) E-Commerce
13 16 (3.27%) SOA
13 16 (3.27%) Workflow
13 16 (3.27%) Algorithmic Trading
14 15 (3.06%) Investment Management
14 15 (3.06%) Kanban
15 14 (2.86%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 490 (100.00%) C#
2 229 (46.73%) SQL
3 160 (32.65%) JavaScript
4 72 (14.69%) C++
5 57 (11.63%) T-SQL
6 34 (6.94%) VB.NET
7 30 (6.12%) F#
8 27 (5.51%) Java
9 15 (3.06%) VB
10 14 (2.86%) VBA
11 13 (2.65%) C
12 10 (2.04%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.84%) PHP
14 7 (1.43%) Python
15 6 (1.22%) Ruby
15 6 (1.22%) Perl
16 4 (0.82%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.82%) VB6
17 3 (0.61%) XAML
18 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 98 (20.00%) Degree
2 29 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.84%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.82%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (0.82%) MCTS
6 3 (0.61%) PhD
7 1 (0.20%) HND
7 1 (0.20%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.06%) QA
2 6 (1.22%) EMIR
2 6 (1.22%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (1.22%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Vendors
1 167 (34.08%) Microsoft
2 67 (13.67%) Oracle
3 20 (4.08%) Telerik
4 6 (1.22%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.02%) TIBCO
6 4 (0.82%) Twitter
7 2 (0.41%) Google
7 2 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.20%) Reuters
8 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.20%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.20%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.20%) Facebook
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