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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Programmer
Rank 774 619 663
Rank change year-on-year
-155 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Programmer 129 328 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 126 309 218
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -137 126 £40,000 -11.11% 11
London -118 53 £57,500 -4.16% 4
South East -54 34 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Reading -4 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Berkshire -11 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Sussex -14 10 £27,500 -15.38% 1
West Midlands -22 9 £45,000 +28.57%
East of England +17 8 £38,000 -1.93% 1
North West +1 8 £55,000 +91.30% 1
City of London +12 7 £41,000 -31.66% 1
Yorkshire -1 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Manchester -2 7 £55,000 +91.30% 1
Staffordshire -8 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Brighton -11 7 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +13 6 £47,500 +35.71%
Oxfordshire +10 6 £32,000 +39.13% 2
Hertfordshire +2 6 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire 0 6 £40,000 -13.51%
East Midlands -11 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Oxford - 5 £32,000 -
Leeds - 4 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire +21 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £30,000 -36.84%
South West -16 3 £27,000 -46.00% 1
Hoddesdon - 3 £38,500 -
Hove - 3 £27,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £30,000 -
Watford - 3 £32,500 - 1
York - 2 £35,000 -

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 256 (100.00%) C#
2 201 (78.52%) .NET
3 128 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 116 (45.31%) MVC
5 111 (43.36%) SQL Server
6 107 (41.80%) Software Engineering
7 102 (39.84%) SQL
8 93 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
9 92 (35.94%) JavaScript
10 86 (33.59%) Microsoft
11 77 (30.08%) HTML
12 73 (28.52%) CSS
13 60 (23.44%) jQuery
13 60 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (21.09%) Finance
14 54 (21.09%) TDD
15 52 (20.31%) MS Excel
16 49 (19.14%) Windows
17 48 (18.75%) Degree
18 47 (18.36%) XML
19 46 (17.97%) .NET Framework
20 42 (16.41%) Ajax
20 42 (16.41%) WPF
21 41 (16.02%) Visual Studio
22 40 (15.63%) OO
22 40 (15.63%) WCF
23 38 (14.84%) Web Services
24 36 (14.06%) Computer Science
25 33 (12.89%) T-SQL
26 27 (10.55%) Java

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 6 (2.34%) IIS
1 6 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.95%) NServiceBus
3 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.39%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.39%) RMDS
2 1 (0.39%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) SaaS
2 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.73%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.78%) HTTP
2 2 (0.78%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (43.36%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.34%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.17%) MySQL
8 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.78%) OLTP
9 2 (0.78%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (16.02%) Visual Studio
2 23 (8.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (7.42%) NUnit
4 17 (6.64%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (2.34%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.95%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.95%) Selenium
8 4 (1.56%) Moq
9 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.78%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.78%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.78%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.39%) Subversion
10 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.39%) MSTest
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 54 (21.09%) Finance
2 9 (3.52%) Financial Institution
3 8 (3.13%) Back Office
4 7 (2.73%) Banking
5 6 (2.34%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.34%) Games
6 5 (1.95%) Retail
6 5 (1.95%) Publishing
7 3 (1.17%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.78%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.39%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (78.52%) .NET
2 128 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 77 (30.08%) HTML
4 73 (28.52%) CSS
5 60 (23.44%) jQuery
5 60 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (18.36%) XML
7 46 (17.97%) .NET Framework
8 42 (16.41%) Ajax
8 42 (16.41%) WPF
9 40 (15.63%) WCF
10 38 (14.84%) Web Services
11 27 (10.55%) Entity Framework
12 23 (8.98%) AngularJS
13 21 (8.20%) WinForms
14 15 (5.86%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (5.47%) NHibernate
16 13 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (4.69%) HTML5
18 11 (4.30%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.06%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.38%) Equities
2 24 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 23 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (8.98%) Derivative
4 19 (7.42%) Hedge funds
5 18 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (6.64%) Social Media
7 16 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 16 (6.25%) Visualisation
7 16 (6.25%) N-Tier
8 9 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (3.52%) Credit Derivative
9 8 (3.13%) Fixed Income
9 8 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
9 8 (3.13%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.56%) Open Source
11 3 (1.17%) User Experience
12 2 (0.78%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.14%) Windows
2 25 (9.77%) Android
3 13 (5.08%) Linux
4 12 (4.69%) UNIX
5 10 (3.91%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.95%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (45.31%) MVC
2 107 (41.80%) Software Engineering
3 93 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (21.09%) TDD
5 40 (15.63%) OO
6 26 (10.16%) Scrum
7 23 (8.98%) E-Commerce
8 21 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (6.64%) Web Application Development
10 16 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 15 (5.86%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.47%) Electronic Trading
12 14 (5.47%) UML
13 10 (3.91%) OOP
13 10 (3.91%) System Testing
14 9 (3.52%) Multithreading
15 8 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (3.13%) Business Analysis
16 7 (2.73%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (2.73%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 256 (100.00%) C#
2 102 (39.84%) SQL
3 92 (35.94%) JavaScript
4 33 (12.89%) T-SQL
5 27 (10.55%) Java
6 24 (9.38%) C++
7 20 (7.81%) C
8 14 (5.47%) VB.NET
9 12 (4.69%) VB
10 8 (3.13%) VBA
11 6 (2.34%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.34%) VBScript
12 4 (1.56%) VB6
13 3 (1.17%) F#
14 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 2 (0.78%) PHP
15 1 (0.39%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.39%) XAML
15 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (18.75%) Degree
2 8 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.13%) EMIR
1 8 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 86 (33.59%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.81%) Oracle
3 8 (3.13%) Telerik
4 4 (1.56%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.17%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.78%) VMware
6 2 (0.78%) Citrix
7 1 (0.39%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.39%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
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