Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 696 499 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 26.04% 20.40% 19.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.12% 29.67% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 607 429 532
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £28,525
90th Percentile £65,500 £59,000 £55,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +5.00%

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2040 1682 1823
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 76.32% 68.77% 64.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1470 1621
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year - +2.51% +9.75%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Cambridge

C#
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for C# in Cambridge

C#
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for C#.

1 407 (58.48%) .NET
2 308 (44.25%) C++
3 290 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 289 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
5 270 (38.79%) ASP.NET
6 242 (34.77%) Java
7 219 (31.47%) MVC
8 202 (29.02%) Python
9 190 (27.30%) Computer Science
10 188 (27.01%) JavaScript
11 187 (26.87%) Mathematics
12 185 (26.58%) Degree
13 171 (24.57%) SQL Server
13 171 (24.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 159 (22.84%) HTML
15 148 (21.26%) Test Automation
16 144 (20.69%) AngularJS
17 140 (20.11%) Windows
18 139 (19.97%) CSS
19 136 (19.54%) Algorithms
20 131 (18.82%) Physics
21 128 (18.39%) TDD
22 127 (18.25%) Finance
23 122 (17.53%) C
23 122 (17.53%) OO
24 120 (17.24%) Machine Learning
25 116 (16.67%) Microsoft
26 112 (16.09%) SQL
27 110 (15.80%) ASP.NET Web API
28 104 (14.94%) Scrum

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 21 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.72%) NServiceBus
4 5 (0.72%) Apache Solr
4 5 (0.72%) Confluence
4 5 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.43%) CMS
5 3 (0.43%) Kentico
5 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.29%) Simulink
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (2.30%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 71 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (8.33%) GitHub
3 22 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.57%) Office 365
5 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.29%) SaaS
7 1 (0.14%) G Suite
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.59%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.01%) Internet
3 7 (1.01%) SAN
4 3 (0.43%) SMS
5 2 (0.29%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.14%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (24.57%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.61%) SQL Server 2014
3 43 (6.18%) Relational Database
4 40 (5.75%) NoSQL
5 27 (3.88%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.30%) RavenDB
7 14 (2.01%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (1.58%) Big Data
9 9 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (0.86%) Neo4j
12 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.57%) MySQL
14 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.14%) DocumentDB
15 1 (0.14%) MS Access
15 1 (0.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 81 (11.64%) NUnit
2 79 (11.35%) TeamCity
3 72 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 57 (8.19%) Selenium
5 53 (7.61%) JIRA
6 50 (7.18%) Jenkins
7 46 (6.61%) Visual Studio
8 40 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (3.74%) Moq
9 26 (3.74%) MSBuild
9 26 (3.74%) Subversion
10 19 (2.73%) MSTest
11 17 (2.44%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.01%) AppVeyor
12 14 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
14 8 (1.15%) NCrunch
14 8 (1.15%) ReSharper
14 8 (1.15%) WebDriver
15 7 (1.01%) MSI
General
1 127 (18.25%) Finance
2 39 (5.60%) Marketing
3 25 (3.59%) Electronics
3 25 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.44%) Banking
6 8 (1.15%) Games
7 7 (1.01%) Law
8 6 (0.86%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.72%) Automotive
10 4 (0.57%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.29%) Local Government
11 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 434 (62.36%) Developer
2 209 (30.03%) C# Developer
3 177 (25.43%) Software Engineer
4 155 (22.27%) Software Developer
5 146 (20.98%) .NET Developer
6 105 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 101 (14.51%) Graduate
8 89 (12.79%) C++ Developer
8 89 (12.79%) C++ Software Engineer
9 64 (9.20%) C++ Software Developer
9 64 (9.20%) Senior Developer
10 62 (8.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 56 (8.05%) ASP.NET Developer
11 56 (8.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 54 (7.76%) Graduate Developer
13 46 (6.61%) C# Software Developer
14 44 (6.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 43 (6.18%) Full Stack Developer
16 41 (5.89%) Graduate Software Developer
17 36 (5.17%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (58.48%) .NET
2 270 (38.79%) ASP.NET
3 171 (24.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 159 (22.84%) HTML
5 144 (20.69%) AngularJS
6 139 (19.97%) CSS
7 110 (15.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 99 (14.22%) HTML5
9 90 (12.93%) WCF
10 83 (11.93%) Web Services
11 80 (11.49%) RESTful
12 75 (10.78%) jQuery
13 74 (10.63%) .NET Framework
13 74 (10.63%) CSS3
14 59 (8.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 57 (8.19%) Node.js
16 55 (7.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 55 (7.90%) WPF
17 44 (6.32%) Angular 2
18 36 (5.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 190 (27.30%) Computer Science
2 136 (19.54%) Algorithms
3 43 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (5.89%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (5.60%) Smart City
6 38 (5.46%) Mobile App
7 27 (3.88%) Fintech
8 21 (3.02%) 3D Printing
9 19 (2.73%) Client/Server
10 18 (2.59%) Augmented Reality
10 18 (2.59%) iPad
11 17 (2.44%) Social Network
12 15 (2.16%) User Experience
13 14 (2.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 12 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
15 11 (1.58%) Mobile Payment
16 10 (1.44%) Data Structures
17 9 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
18 7 (1.01%) Life Science
18 7 (1.01%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 140 (20.11%) Windows
2 72 (10.34%) Linux
3 27 (3.88%) Android
3 27 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.87%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 6 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 289 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (31.47%) MVC
4 187 (26.87%) Mathematics
5 148 (21.26%) Test Automation
6 131 (18.82%) Physics
7 128 (18.39%) TDD
8 122 (17.53%) OO
9 120 (17.24%) Machine Learning
10 104 (14.94%) Scrum
11 76 (10.92%) Artificial Intelligence
12 73 (10.49%) SDLC
13 64 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
14 62 (8.91%) Unit Testing
15 57 (8.19%) OOP
15 57 (8.19%) Web Application Development
16 52 (7.47%) Multithreading
17 42 (6.03%) BDD
18 41 (5.89%) Mentoring
19 39 (5.60%) Smart City Simulations
Programming Languages
1 308 (44.25%) C++
2 242 (34.77%) Java
3 202 (29.02%) Python
4 188 (27.01%) JavaScript
5 122 (17.53%) C
6 112 (16.09%) SQL
7 59 (8.48%) MATLAB
8 48 (6.90%) Ruby
9 20 (2.87%) PHP
10 17 (2.44%) F#
10 17 (2.44%) Objective-C
11 10 (1.44%) Fortran
11 10 (1.44%) VB
11 10 (1.44%) VB6
11 10 (1.44%) XAML
12 9 (1.29%) Embedded C++
13 6 (0.86%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.72%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.57%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 185 (26.58%) Degree
2 75 (10.78%) PhD
3 58 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
4 51 (7.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (2.44%) MCP
5 17 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.72%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.29%) ISEB
7 9 (1.29%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.86%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.43%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.73%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.14%) MISRA
System Software
1 18 (2.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) QEMU
2 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (0.43%) Kibana
2 3 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 116 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (3.45%) Oracle
2 24 (3.45%) SAP
3 16 (2.30%) Cognizant
3 16 (2.30%) Facebook
3 16 (2.30%) Twitter
4 13 (1.87%) Google
5 8 (1.15%) RedGate
6 7 (1.01%) VMware
7 5 (0.72%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.72%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.57%) webMethods
9 3 (0.43%) Samsung
9 3 (0.43%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.14%) Perforce