Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 17 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 +9
Permanent jobs citing C# 65 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 17.15% 8.47% 22.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.53% 14.61% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 25 28
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £12,500 £24,150 £22,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £42,500
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -6.67%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 265 178 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 69.92% 57.98% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 176 144 97
Belfast median annual salary £38,250 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.29% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £17,125 £27,500 £26,550
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Belfast

C#
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# in Belfast.

Salary trend for C# in Belfast

C#
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Belfast over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for C#.

1 45 (69.23%) .NET
2 33 (50.77%) ASP.NET
2 33 (50.77%) MVC
3 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
4 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (30.77%) HTML
6 20 (30.77%) Oracle
7 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
7 19 (29.23%) jQuery
8 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (26.15%) CSS
9 16 (24.62%) Finance
10 15 (23.08%) SQL
10 15 (23.08%) Java
10 15 (23.08%) TDD
11 14 (21.54%) .NET Framework
11 14 (21.54%) Entity Framework
11 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
12 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
13 12 (18.46%) Banking
13 12 (18.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
14 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (16.92%) Web Services
15 10 (15.38%) Legal
15 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (15.38%) RESTful
15 10 (15.38%) Backbone.js

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.62%) Office 365
3 3 (4.62%) PaaS
3 3 (4.62%) SaaS
4 1 (1.54%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) Cosmos DB
2 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (10.77%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.62%) JIRA
2 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Grunt
4 1 (1.54%) gulp
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 10 (15.38%) Legal
4 9 (13.85%) Investment Banking
5 8 (12.31%) Prime Brokerage
6 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.08%) Marketing
8 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (76.92%) Developer
2 25 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 22 (33.85%) Software Developer
4 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.77%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (9.23%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Consultant
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior .NET Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) WCF Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Digital Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Forensic Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (69.23%) .NET
2 33 (50.77%) ASP.NET
3 20 (30.77%) HTML
4 19 (29.23%) jQuery
5 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (26.15%) CSS
6 14 (21.54%) .NET Framework
6 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
6 14 (21.54%) Entity Framework
7 12 (18.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (16.92%) Web Services
9 10 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 10 (15.38%) RESTful
10 9 (13.85%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (10.77%) Angular 2
12 7 (10.77%) Classic ASP
13 5 (7.69%) Node.js
13 5 (7.69%) WCF
14 4 (6.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.62%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Fintech
5 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.54%) Robotics
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Android
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) MVC
2 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.08%) TDD
4 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
5 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
6 9 (13.85%) Analytics
7 8 (12.31%) Scrum
8 7 (10.77%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (10.77%) CQRS
8 7 (10.77%) DevOps
8 7 (10.77%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (10.77%) SDLC
8 7 (10.77%) Web Development
9 5 (7.69%) SOLID
9 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.15%) BDD
10 4 (6.15%) OOD
10 4 (6.15%) Open Source
10 4 (6.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (23.08%) Java
2 15 (23.08%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) PHP
3 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
3 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
4 8 (12.31%) Perl
5 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.62%) Python
7 3 (4.62%) VBA
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.69%) HNC
3 5 (7.69%) HND
4 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.54%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.62%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Xamarin