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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Programmer
Rank 771 639 689
Rank change year-on-year
-132 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Programmer 129 326 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.28% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 127 309 193
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +29.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
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 £27,000 £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 21 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 21 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 -119 127 £45,000 -5.26% 15
London -56 55 £60,000 - 6
South East -42 33 £40,000 -15.78% 4
East of England +35 13 £32,500 -17.72% 1
Oxfordshire +21 11 £45,000 +95.65% 2
East Sussex -4 10 £27,500 -15.38%
City of London +31 9 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Hertfordshire -2 8 £32,500 -7.14%
Oxford - 8 £32,000 -
North West +2 7 £53,750 +79.16% 1
Brighton -9 7 £27,500 -15.38%
Manchester +3 6 £53,750 +65.38%
Berkshire -4 6 £45,000 +30.43% 2
West Midlands -29 6 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Reading - 6 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +2 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Staffordshire -3 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East Midlands -20 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Watford - 5 £32,500 -
Hampshire -10 4 £40,000 -13.51%
South West -10 4 £33,500 -21.17% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Leeds - 4 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent +12 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £30,000 -36.84%
Nottingham -1 3 £30,000 -20.00%
Hoddesdon - 3 £38,500 -
Hove - 3 £27,500 -
Ipswich - 3 £27,500 -
Suffolk - 3 £27,500 -

C# Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 270 (100.00%) C#
2 212 (78.52%) .NET
3 130 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 126 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 120 (44.44%) MVC
6 110 (40.74%) Software Engineering
6 110 (40.74%) SQL
7 101 (37.41%) JavaScript
8 98 (36.30%) Agile Software Development
9 90 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 84 (31.11%) HTML
11 76 (28.15%) CSS
12 66 (24.44%) jQuery
13 59 (21.85%) TDD
13 59 (21.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (20.00%) Windows
14 54 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 52 (19.26%) .NET Framework
16 48 (17.78%) WCF
17 47 (17.41%) XML
17 47 (17.41%) Finance
18 46 (17.04%) Ajax
19 45 (16.67%) Degree
20 44 (16.30%) WPF
21 42 (15.56%) Visual Studio
22 40 (14.81%) OO
23 39 (14.44%) Web Services
24 34 (12.59%) Computer Science
25 33 (12.22%) T-SQL
26 29 (10.74%) Scrum

C# Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (2.22%) IIS
2 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.85%) NServiceBus
3 3 (1.11%) CMS
3 3 (1.11%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.37%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.37%) WordPress
4 1 (0.37%) DNN
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 54 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.48%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) RMDS
2 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) SaaS
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.74%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.59%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.74%) NetScaler
2 2 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.74%) RavenDB
8 2 (0.74%) MySQL
8 2 (0.74%) OLTP
9 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (15.56%) Visual Studio
2 28 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (8.52%) NUnit
4 17 (6.30%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (2.59%) Selenium
7 6 (2.22%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.85%) Moq
8 5 (1.85%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.74%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.74%) MSTest
10 2 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.74%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.74%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.37%) Subversion
11 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.37%) StyleCop
General
1 47 (17.41%) Finance
2 11 (4.07%) Financial Institution
3 10 (3.70%) Back Office
4 7 (2.59%) Banking
5 6 (2.22%) Games
6 5 (1.85%) Retail
6 5 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.85%) Front Office
6 5 (1.85%) Publishing
7 4 (1.48%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (78.52%) .NET
2 130 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 84 (31.11%) HTML
4 76 (28.15%) CSS
5 66 (24.44%) jQuery
6 59 (21.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (19.26%) .NET Framework
8 48 (17.78%) WCF
9 47 (17.41%) XML
10 46 (17.04%) Ajax
11 44 (16.30%) WPF
12 39 (14.44%) Web Services
13 26 (9.63%) Entity Framework
14 25 (9.26%) AngularJS
15 22 (8.15%) WinForms
16 17 (6.30%) NHibernate
17 16 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (5.19%) HTML5
19 12 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
20 11 (4.07%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.59%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.89%) Derivative
2 24 (8.89%) Mobile App
2 24 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (8.52%) Equities
4 21 (7.78%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (7.04%) Hedge funds
5 19 (7.04%) Visualisation
6 17 (6.30%) N-Tier
6 17 (6.30%) Social Media
7 15 (5.56%) Mathematics
8 12 (4.44%) Credit Derivative
9 11 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (3.70%) Fixed Income
10 10 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
10 10 (3.70%) Credit Risk
11 8 (2.96%) Data Structures
12 7 (2.59%) Open Source
13 3 (1.11%) User Experience
14 2 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 54 (20.00%) Windows
2 25 (9.26%) Android
3 14 (5.19%) Linux
4 13 (4.81%) UNIX
5 10 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (44.44%) MVC
2 110 (40.74%) Software Engineering
3 98 (36.30%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (21.85%) TDD
5 40 (14.81%) OO
6 29 (10.74%) Scrum
7 24 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (8.89%) E-Commerce
8 17 (6.30%) Web Application Development
9 16 (5.93%) Unit Testing
10 15 (5.56%) Multithreading
10 15 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 14 (5.19%) UML
12 13 (4.81%) Business Analysis
13 12 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (4.07%) Electronic Trading
14 11 (4.07%) OOP
15 10 (3.70%) System Testing
16 8 (2.96%) BDD
17 7 (2.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 270 (100.00%) C#
2 110 (40.74%) SQL
3 101 (37.41%) JavaScript
4 33 (12.22%) T-SQL
5 28 (10.37%) Java
6 25 (9.26%) C++
7 21 (7.78%) C
8 19 (7.04%) VB
9 17 (6.30%) VB.NET
10 9 (3.33%) VBA
10 9 (3.33%) VB6
11 6 (2.22%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.85%) VBScript
13 4 (1.48%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.11%) F#
15 2 (0.74%) PHP
16 1 (0.37%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.37%) XAML
16 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (16.67%) Degree
2 9 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.33%) EMIR
1 9 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 90 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.04%) Oracle
3 8 (2.96%) Telerik
4 4 (1.48%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.11%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.74%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.74%) VMware
6 2 (0.74%) ION Trading
6 2 (0.74%) Citrix
7 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
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