Period
to 19 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 12 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 290 640 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.11% 19.55% 23.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.10% 26.57% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 255 558 468
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

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 1,443 2,409 1,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 70.18% 73.60% 70.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,129 1,847 1,347
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £26,900
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% 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 February 2019.

Salary histogram for C# in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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#.

1 171 (58.97%) .NET
2 149 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (50.34%) Software Engineering
4 106 (36.55%) SQL
5 103 (35.52%) C++
6 102 (35.17%) JavaScript
6 102 (35.17%) Python
7 101 (34.83%) Java
8 87 (30.00%) Test Automation
9 70 (24.14%) Mathematics
10 69 (23.79%) ASP.NET
11 66 (22.76%) Algorithms
12 65 (22.41%) HTML
13 63 (21.72%) MVC
14 62 (21.38%) WPF
14 62 (21.38%) Unit Testing
15 60 (20.69%) SQL Server
16 55 (18.97%) C
16 55 (18.97%) OO
16 55 (18.97%) Finance
16 55 (18.97%) Machine Learning
17 52 (17.93%) CSS
18 51 (17.59%) Multithreading
19 47 (16.21%) Degree
20 45 (15.52%) Scrum
21 44 (15.17%) Computer Science
22 43 (14.83%) WCF
23 41 (14.14%) Git (software)
23 41 (14.14%) Visual Studio
23 41 (14.14%) Microsoft

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 6 (2.07%) Umbraco
2 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.69%) Apache
4 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.34%) IIS
4 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.76%) Summit
2 5 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.83%) GitHub
3 9 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.41%) SaaS
6 4 (1.38%) BrowserStack
7 3 (1.03%) Office 365
7 3 (1.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.72%) DNS
2 4 (1.38%) Internet
2 4 (1.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.03%) HTTP
4 2 (0.69%) Skype
5 1 (0.34%) IPv6
5 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.21%) Relational Database
3 17 (5.86%) Big Data
4 15 (5.17%) Geospatial Data
5 11 (3.79%) Couchbase
6 7 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.07%) MySQL
8 4 (1.38%) MariaDB
8 4 (1.38%) Power BI
8 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.34%) GIS
10 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (14.14%) Git (software)
1 41 (14.14%) Visual Studio
2 36 (12.41%) JIRA
3 34 (11.72%) Jenkins
3 34 (11.72%) NUnit
4 28 (9.66%) Selenium
5 27 (9.31%) TeamCity
6 18 (6.21%) Hudson
7 10 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.76%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.07%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 4 (1.38%) Gradle
10 4 (1.38%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.03%) Maven
11 3 (1.03%) Ranorex
11 3 (1.03%) ReSharper
11 3 (1.03%) TestRail
11 3 (1.03%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.69%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.34%) Ant
General
1 55 (18.97%) Finance
2 26 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.21%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.52%) Games
5 12 (4.14%) Marketing
5 12 (4.14%) Publishing
6 10 (3.45%) Electronics
7 6 (2.07%) Retail
8 5 (1.72%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.72%) Automotive
9 3 (1.03%) Advertising
10 2 (0.69%) Billing
11 1 (0.34%) Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Military
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 194 (66.90%) Developer
2 100 (34.48%) C# Developer
3 72 (24.83%) Software Developer
4 53 (18.28%) Software Engineer
5 47 (16.21%) .NET Developer
6 35 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (11.03%) Senior Developer
8 31 (10.69%) C# Software Developer
9 30 (10.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 30 (10.34%) Test Engineer
10 29 (10.00%) Graduate
11 23 (7.93%) Software Test Engineer
12 22 (7.59%) Graduate Developer
13 18 (6.21%) Senior C# Developer
14 16 (5.52%) .NET Software Developer
15 15 (5.17%) Python Engineer
15 15 (5.17%) QA Engineer
16 14 (4.83%) Test Automation Engineer
17 13 (4.48%) Machine Learning Developer
17 13 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (58.97%) .NET
2 69 (23.79%) ASP.NET
3 65 (22.41%) HTML
4 62 (21.38%) WPF
5 52 (17.93%) CSS
6 43 (14.83%) WCF
7 28 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (9.31%) React
9 26 (8.97%) Web Services
9 26 (8.97%) WinForms
10 25 (8.62%) AngularJS
10 25 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (7.59%) jQuery
12 20 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (6.21%) CSS3
13 18 (6.21%) REST
14 17 (5.86%) HTML5
14 17 (5.86%) Natural Language Processing
14 17 (5.86%) TensorFlow
15 15 (5.17%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 66 (22.76%) Algorithms
2 21 (7.24%) Client/Server
3 18 (6.21%) Smart City
4 12 (4.14%) Robotics
5 11 (3.79%) Animation
5 11 (3.79%) Blog
5 11 (3.79%) Photography
6 9 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.10%) Reinsurance
7 8 (2.76%) Fintech
8 6 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.03%) User Experience
10 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.69%) Life Science
10 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.69%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.34%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.41%) Windows
2 22 (7.59%) Linux
3 18 (6.21%) Android
4 15 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (50.34%) Software Engineering
3 87 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 70 (24.14%) Mathematics
5 63 (21.72%) MVC
6 62 (21.38%) Unit Testing
7 55 (18.97%) Machine Learning
7 55 (18.97%) OO
8 51 (17.59%) Multithreading
9 45 (15.52%) Scrum
10 44 (15.17%) Computer Science
11 37 (12.76%) Artificial Intelligence
11 37 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (11.38%) Distributed Algorithms
13 31 (10.69%) Problem-Solving
14 29 (10.00%) Analytics
15 28 (9.66%) Mentoring
16 26 (8.97%) OOP
17 24 (8.28%) Risk Management
17 24 (8.28%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 106 (36.55%) SQL
2 103 (35.52%) C++
3 102 (35.17%) JavaScript
3 102 (35.17%) Python
4 101 (34.83%) Java
5 55 (18.97%) C
6 21 (7.24%) PHP
6 21 (7.24%) T-SQL
7 16 (5.52%) Ruby
8 15 (5.17%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.10%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.76%) Bourne shell
10 8 (2.76%) Korn
10 8 (2.76%) MATLAB
10 8 (2.76%) R
11 6 (2.07%) Rust
11 6 (2.07%) Scala
12 4 (1.38%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.38%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (16.21%) Degree
2 31 (10.69%) PhD
3 20 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (5.86%) MPhil
5 5 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.38%) ISEB
7 2 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.72%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 13 (4.48%) Docker
2 5 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.14%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.69%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.21%) Xamarin
3 11 (3.79%) Oracle
4 10 (3.45%) SAP
5 4 (1.38%) Google
5 4 (1.38%) Samsung
6 1 (0.34%) Citrix
6 1 (0.34%) VMware