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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Programmer
Rank 748 589 645
Rank change year-on-year
-159 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Programmer 127 301 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 124 283 221
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
England -151 124 £40,000 -11.11% 16
London -80 46 £60,000 - 6
South East -51 39 £37,500 - 5
Reading +4 16 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Berkshire -16 16 £37,500 +10.29% 2
West Midlands -36 16 £37,500 +7.14%
East Sussex -4 14 £27,500 -38.88%
Brighton -6 11 £27,500 -38.88%
Staffordshire -2 9 £50,000 +42.85%
North West -11 9 £56,250 +95.65% 3
Burton-upon-Trent +6 8 £50,000 +42.85%
Hampshire -10 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Manchester +2 6 £57,500 +109.09% 2
Birmingham -16 6 £22,000 -68.57%
City of London -3 5 £40,000 -33.33% 2
East Midlands +4 4 £33,750 -3.57%
East of England -6 4 £44,250 +4.11%
Yorkshire -21 4 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Leicestershire +17 3 £35,000 -4.10%
Cheshire -5 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
South West -17 3 £27,000 -41.62%
Wales - 3 £50,000 -
South Wales - 3 £50,000 -
Monmouthshire - 3 £50,000 -
Chepstow - 3 £50,000 -
Hove - 3 £27,500 -
North Yorkshire +16 2 £35,000 - 1
Leeds -8 2 £38,750 +23.01% 1
Hertfordshire -12 2 £38,000 +8.57%
West Yorkshire -16 2 £38,750 +23.01% 1

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 262 (100.00%) C#
2 205 (78.24%) .NET
3 135 (51.53%) ASP.NET
4 119 (45.42%) MVC
5 112 (42.75%) SQL Server
5 112 (42.75%) Software Engineering
6 98 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (35.11%) JavaScript
8 88 (33.59%) SQL
9 86 (32.82%) Microsoft
10 76 (29.01%) HTML
11 72 (27.48%) CSS
11 72 (27.48%) Finance
12 70 (26.72%) jQuery
13 64 (24.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 56 (21.37%) XML
15 53 (20.23%) TDD
16 50 (19.08%) Degree
16 50 (19.08%) MS Excel
17 43 (16.41%) .NET Framework
18 41 (15.65%) Web Services
18 41 (15.65%) Visual Studio
19 40 (15.27%) Windows
20 39 (14.89%) Computer Science
21 38 (14.50%) OO
22 37 (14.12%) WPF
23 36 (13.74%) Ajax
24 35 (13.36%) WCF
25 32 (12.21%) Scrum
26 31 (11.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.05%) IIS
3 5 (1.91%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.38%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 50 (19.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.53%) MS Office
3 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.53%) SaaS
2 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.76%) NetScaler
2 2 (0.76%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (42.75%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.44%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.44%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.53%) MySQL
9 2 (0.76%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.76%) QlikView
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.76%) DTS
9 2 (0.76%) OLTP
10 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.38%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (15.65%) Visual Studio
2 23 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (6.49%) Eclipse
4 14 (5.34%) NUnit
5 10 (3.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (2.67%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.91%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.53%) Moq
8 4 (1.53%) Selenium
9 2 (0.76%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.76%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.38%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.38%) FxCop
10 1 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 72 (27.48%) Finance
2 8 (3.05%) Financial Institution
2 8 (3.05%) Back Office
3 7 (2.67%) Banking
4 6 (2.29%) Retail
4 6 (2.29%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.91%) Publishing
6 4 (1.53%) Games
7 3 (1.15%) Front Office
7 3 (1.15%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (78.24%) .NET
2 135 (51.53%) ASP.NET
3 76 (29.01%) HTML
4 72 (27.48%) CSS
5 70 (26.72%) jQuery
6 64 (24.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (21.37%) XML
8 43 (16.41%) .NET Framework
9 41 (15.65%) Web Services
10 37 (14.12%) WPF
11 36 (13.74%) Ajax
12 35 (13.36%) WCF
13 31 (11.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 20 (7.63%) WinForms
15 17 (6.49%) KnockoutJS
16 15 (5.73%) AngularJS
17 14 (5.34%) HTML5
18 11 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
19 10 (3.82%) CSS3
19 10 (3.82%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (11.07%) Equities
3 29 (11.07%) Derivative
4 21 (8.02%) Hedge funds
4 21 (8.02%) Mathematics
5 18 (6.87%) Mobile App
6 17 (6.49%) Social Media
7 15 (5.73%) N-Tier
8 12 (4.58%) Visualisation
8 12 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (4.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (3.82%) Fixed Income
10 8 (3.05%) Credit Risk
10 8 (3.05%) Equity Derivative
10 8 (3.05%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.15%) Physics
11 3 (1.15%) User Experience
12 2 (0.76%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (15.27%) Windows
2 23 (8.78%) Android
3 13 (4.96%) Linux
4 8 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (45.42%) MVC
2 112 (42.75%) Software Engineering
3 98 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (20.23%) TDD
5 38 (14.50%) OO
6 32 (12.21%) Scrum
7 21 (8.02%) E-Commerce
8 19 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (7.25%) Electronic Trading
9 18 (6.87%) Mentoring
10 17 (6.49%) Web Application Development
11 16 (6.11%) Unit Testing
12 15 (5.73%) UML
13 12 (4.58%) Test Automation
14 10 (3.82%) OOP
15 9 (3.44%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (3.44%) System Testing
15 9 (3.44%) Software Architecture
16 7 (2.67%) B2B
16 7 (2.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 262 (100.00%) C#
2 92 (35.11%) JavaScript
3 88 (33.59%) SQL
4 27 (10.31%) C++
4 27 (10.31%) T-SQL
5 23 (8.78%) Java
6 21 (8.02%) C
7 16 (6.11%) VB.NET
8 10 (3.82%) VBA
9 9 (3.44%) VB
10 7 (2.67%) VBScript
10 7 (2.67%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.53%) VB6
12 3 (1.15%) F#
13 2 (0.76%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.76%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.76%) PHP
14 1 (0.38%) Python
14 1 (0.38%) XAML
14 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (19.08%) Degree
2 12 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.44%) VCP4
4 2 (0.76%) PhD
5 1 (0.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.05%) EMIR
1 8 (3.05%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 86 (32.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.87%) Oracle
3 14 (5.34%) Telerik
4 4 (1.53%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.53%) JD Edwards
5 2 (0.76%) VMware
5 2 (0.76%) Citrix
6 1 (0.38%) Sybase
6 1 (0.38%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.38%) Twitter
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