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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Programmer
Rank 762 697 694
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Programmer 135 237 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 131 236 178
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
103565 111264 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90957 85091
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 £67,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -53 132 £45,000 - 5
London +11 61 £61,250 +11.36% 1
South East -3 38 £40,000 -14.43% 3
City of London +27 18 £65,000 +20.93%
East Sussex +20 14 £27,500 -38.88%
East of England +14 13 £33,750 -25.00%
Brighton +27 12 £25,750 -42.77%
Oxfordshire +18 11 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Reading -2 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Berkshire -3 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Suffolk - 7 £25,000 -
South West -12 6 £45,000 +125.00%
West Midlands -27 6 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Witney - 6 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 5 £25,000 -
Scotland +10 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Manchester +3 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Staffordshire 0 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Essex -10 3 £35,000 -36.36%
East Midlands -21 3 £35,000 -6.66%
North West -36 3 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Somerset - 3 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £57,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £35,000 -
Bath - 3 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +7 2 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -3 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -4 2 £43,750 +25.00%
Derby -9 2 £35,000 +16.66%

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 266 (100.00%) C#
2 210 (78.95%) .NET
3 141 (53.01%) SQL Server
4 112 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 111 (41.73%) SQL
6 102 (38.35%) JavaScript
7 95 (35.71%) HTML
8 88 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
9 87 (32.71%) Software Engineering
10 85 (31.95%) MVC
11 81 (30.45%) Microsoft
12 68 (25.56%) CSS
13 66 (24.81%) WPF
14 65 (24.44%) TDD
15 60 (22.56%) jQuery
16 56 (21.05%) OO
16 56 (21.05%) MS Excel
17 54 (20.30%) WCF
18 53 (19.92%) Windows
19 51 (19.17%) Finance
19 51 (19.17%) Degree
20 49 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
21 47 (17.67%) .NET Framework
22 45 (16.92%) Computer Science
23 41 (15.41%) Web Services
24 40 (15.04%) Visual Studio
24 40 (15.04%) T-SQL
25 39 (14.66%) Java
26 36 (13.53%) VB
27 35 (13.16%) XML

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (3.38%) IIS
2 3 (1.13%) CMS
2 3 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.38%) WordPress
4 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.38%) DNN
4 1 (0.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 56 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) RMDS
2 1 (0.38%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.50%) GitHub
2 3 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.50%) Internet
2 3 (1.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (53.01%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.01%) Big Data
2 8 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.50%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.38%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.38%) MySQL
8 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.38%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.38%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 40 (15.04%) Visual Studio
2 28 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (8.27%) NUnit
4 15 (5.64%) Eclipse
5 9 (3.38%) SpecFlow
6 8 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.26%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.88%) Selenium
8 5 (1.88%) Subversion
9 4 (1.50%) FitNesse
9 4 (1.50%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.50%) Moq
10 3 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.13%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.75%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.75%) MSTest
12 1 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
12 1 (0.38%) StyleCop
General
1 51 (19.17%) Finance
2 25 (9.40%) Front Office
3 19 (7.14%) Banking
4 13 (4.89%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.01%) Back Office
6 7 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.63%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.26%) Games
8 5 (1.88%) Retail
9 4 (1.50%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.75%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.75%) Publishing
11 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (78.95%) .NET
2 112 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 95 (35.71%) HTML
4 68 (25.56%) CSS
5 66 (24.81%) WPF
6 60 (22.56%) jQuery
7 54 (20.30%) WCF
8 49 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (17.67%) .NET Framework
10 41 (15.41%) Web Services
11 35 (13.16%) XML
12 33 (12.41%) Ajax
13 31 (11.65%) AngularJS
14 29 (10.90%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (8.65%) NHibernate
16 22 (8.27%) WinForms
17 19 (7.14%) HTML5
17 19 (7.14%) REST
18 18 (6.77%) Entity Framework
18 18 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 18 (6.77%) Derivative
3 18 (6.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (5.64%) Visualisation
4 15 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.26%) Credit Derivative
6 13 (4.89%) Data Structures
7 12 (4.51%) Mobile App
7 12 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (4.14%) Hedge funds
8 11 (4.14%) Credit Risk
9 10 (3.76%) Fixed Income
9 10 (3.76%) N-Tier
9 10 (3.76%) Equities
10 8 (3.01%) Equity Derivative
10 8 (3.01%) Client/Server
10 8 (3.01%) Mobile Computing
11 6 (2.26%) Physics
12 3 (1.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.92%) Windows
2 13 (4.89%) Android
2 13 (4.89%) UNIX
3 10 (3.76%) Linux
4 6 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (32.71%) Software Engineering
3 85 (31.95%) MVC
4 65 (24.44%) TDD
5 56 (21.05%) OO
6 32 (12.03%) Scrum
7 30 (11.28%) SDLC
8 22 (8.27%) E-Commerce
8 22 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (7.52%) Business Analysis
10 19 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (7.14%) Multithreading
11 17 (6.39%) Open Source
12 15 (5.64%) Migration
12 15 (5.64%) Concurrent Programming
13 13 (4.89%) BDD
14 12 (4.51%) Unit Testing
15 11 (4.14%) OOP
16 10 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
17 9 (3.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 266 (100.00%) C#
2 111 (41.73%) SQL
3 102 (38.35%) JavaScript
4 40 (15.04%) T-SQL
5 39 (14.66%) Java
6 36 (13.53%) VB
7 22 (8.27%) VB.NET
8 21 (7.89%) VB6
9 16 (6.02%) C
9 16 (6.02%) C++
10 9 (3.38%) Objective-C
11 8 (3.01%) VBA
12 6 (2.26%) Ruby
12 6 (2.26%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 5 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.75%) XAML
15 1 (0.38%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.38%) XPath
15 1 (0.38%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 51 (19.17%) Degree
2 13 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.01%) EMIR
1 8 (3.01%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) Puppet
1 4 (1.50%) Vagrant
1 4 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 81 (30.45%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.52%) Oracle
3 8 (3.01%) Telerik
4 6 (2.26%) ION Trading
4 6 (2.26%) Sybase
4 6 (2.26%) TIBCO
4 6 (2.26%) webMethods
5 3 (1.13%) Perforce
5 3 (1.13%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.13%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.38%) Twitter
6 1 (0.38%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.38%) Google
6 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.38%) VMware
6 1 (0.38%) IBM
6 1 (0.38%) Infragistics
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