Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 592 585 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.26% 23.65% 18.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.08% 31.97% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 537 503 443
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,458 1,830 1,804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 71.66% 73.97% 62.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,747 1,499 1,529
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for C#.

1 296 (50.00%) .NET
2 261 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
3 239 (40.37%) Software Engineering
4 232 (39.19%) C++
5 204 (34.46%) Java
6 192 (32.43%) JavaScript
7 184 (31.08%) Python
8 150 (25.34%) MVC
9 149 (25.17%) Degree
10 146 (24.66%) Mathematics
11 145 (24.49%) WPF
12 142 (23.99%) Computer Science
12 142 (23.99%) HTML
12 142 (23.99%) ASP.NET
13 139 (23.48%) SQL Server
14 137 (23.14%) Algorithms
15 133 (22.47%) SQL
16 132 (22.30%) CSS
17 131 (22.13%) OO
18 129 (21.79%) C
19 128 (21.62%) Microsoft
20 118 (19.93%) Machine Learning
21 112 (18.92%) Artificial Intelligence
22 109 (18.41%) Multithreading
23 104 (17.57%) Windows
24 98 (16.55%) Test Automation
25 94 (15.88%) AngularJS
25 94 (15.88%) Finance
26 86 (14.53%) Microsoft Azure
27 80 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC

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 35 (5.91%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (1.35%) Umbraco
3 6 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.68%) CMS
5 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.34%) Confluence
5 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.17%) Drupal
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (0.34%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.17%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.17%) Maya
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.17%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.17%) Simulink
3 1 (0.17%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 86 (14.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (5.07%) GitHub
3 25 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.52%) SaaS
6 7 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.34%) Datadog
9 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.86%) Internet
2 9 (1.52%) Broadband
3 8 (1.35%) HTTP
4 6 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.68%) SMS
6 2 (0.34%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.34%) VPN
7 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 37 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 29 (4.90%) Big Data
5 21 (3.55%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.38%) MySQL
7 12 (2.03%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.51%) OLAP
10 3 (0.51%) OLTP
10 3 (0.51%) Power BI
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.34%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.34%) HDInsight
11 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 76 (12.84%) Visual Studio
2 60 (10.14%) TeamCity
3 49 (8.28%) NUnit
4 39 (6.59%) Git (software)
5 28 (4.73%) JIRA
6 23 (3.89%) Selenium
7 21 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (3.38%) ReSharper
9 15 (2.53%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.53%) Mercurial
10 7 (1.18%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.18%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.01%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.01%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.68%) NCrunch
14 3 (0.51%) Moq
14 3 (0.51%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 94 (15.88%) Finance
2 36 (6.08%) Electronics
3 27 (4.56%) Manufacturing
4 26 (4.39%) Games
5 17 (2.87%) Advertising
6 13 (2.20%) Automotive
7 10 (1.69%) Aerospace
7 10 (1.69%) Legal
7 10 (1.69%) Marketing
7 10 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.18%) Law
9 6 (1.01%) Retail
10 4 (0.68%) Banking
11 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 364 (61.49%) Developer
2 178 (30.07%) C# Developer
3 160 (27.03%) Software Developer
4 158 (26.69%) Software Engineer
5 132 (22.30%) .NET Developer
6 80 (13.51%) C# Software Developer
7 75 (12.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 72 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 70 (11.82%) C# Software Engineer
10 56 (9.46%) Senior Developer
11 55 (9.29%) Graduate
12 44 (7.43%) C++ Software Engineer
13 37 (6.25%) Test Engineer
14 35 (5.91%) Lead Developer
15 34 (5.74%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 33 (5.57%) C++ Developer
16 33 (5.57%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
16 33 (5.57%) Messaging Developer
17 32 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
18 31 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (50.00%) .NET
2 145 (24.49%) WPF
3 142 (23.99%) ASP.NET
3 142 (23.99%) HTML
4 132 (22.30%) CSS
5 94 (15.88%) AngularJS
6 80 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (11.99%) jQuery
8 61 (10.30%) Node.js
9 57 (9.63%) RESTful
9 57 (9.63%) WCF
10 51 (8.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 50 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 47 (7.94%) .NET Framework
13 41 (6.93%) WinForms
14 40 (6.76%) Web Services
15 37 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 37 (6.25%) HTML5
16 36 (6.08%) RabbitMQ
17 35 (5.91%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 142 (23.99%) Computer Science
2 137 (23.14%) Algorithms
3 50 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (6.76%) Smart City
5 33 (5.57%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (3.38%) Data Structures
6 20 (3.38%) Mobile Payment
7 19 (3.21%) Augmented Reality
8 18 (3.04%) Robotics
8 18 (3.04%) User Experience
9 17 (2.87%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.86%) 3D Graphics
10 11 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.18%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.01%) Fintech
13 5 (0.84%) Replication
13 5 (0.84%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.51%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.51%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 104 (17.57%) Windows
2 56 (9.46%) Linux
3 21 (3.55%) Android
4 18 (3.04%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.36%) Debian
6 9 (1.52%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.51%) FreeRTOS
9 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (40.37%) Software Engineering
3 150 (25.34%) MVC
4 146 (24.66%) Mathematics
5 131 (22.13%) OO
6 118 (19.93%) Machine Learning
7 112 (18.92%) Artificial Intelligence
8 109 (18.41%) Multithreading
9 98 (16.55%) Test Automation
10 74 (12.50%) SDLC
11 70 (11.82%) Scrum
11 70 (11.82%) TDD
12 54 (9.12%) Physics
13 52 (8.78%) Distributed Algorithms
14 51 (8.61%) Kanban
14 51 (8.61%) OOP
15 49 (8.28%) Unit Testing
16 47 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (7.94%) Web Application Development
17 44 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 232 (39.19%) C++
2 204 (34.46%) Java
3 192 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 184 (31.08%) Python
5 133 (22.47%) SQL
6 129 (21.79%) C
7 55 (9.29%) Ruby
8 41 (6.93%) T-SQL
9 40 (6.76%) F#
10 39 (6.59%) MATLAB
11 10 (1.69%) PHP
11 10 (1.69%) VB
11 10 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.35%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.35%) Perl
13 6 (1.01%) VB6
14 5 (0.84%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.68%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.68%) R
16 3 (0.51%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 149 (25.17%) Degree
2 66 (11.15%) PhD
3 48 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.03%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.51%) ISEB
7 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.36%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (4.22%) Firmware
2 6 (1.01%) Docker
3 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (5.91%) Kibana
2 33 (5.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 33 (5.57%) WSUS
3 5 (0.84%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 128 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (2.70%) Google
3 13 (2.20%) Facebook
4 12 (2.03%) Twitter
5 9 (1.52%) Oracle
6 7 (1.18%) Capita
7 6 (1.01%) Samsung
8 4 (0.68%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.51%) Adobe
9 3 (0.51%) QNX
9 3 (0.51%) SAP
9 3 (0.51%) Wind River
9 3 (0.51%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.34%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.34%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.34%) VMware
11 1 (0.17%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.17%) EMC
11 1 (0.17%) Huawei
11 1 (0.17%) PTC