Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 17 9
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 +10
Permanent jobs citing C# 88 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 18.76% 8.51% 21.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.94% 17.48% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72 33 37
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.41% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £18,375 £24,750 £24,200
90th Percentile £47,375 £48,750 £42,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 315 206 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 67.16% 48.70% 66.81%
Number of salaries quoted 223 167 127
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,650 £28,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Northern Ireland

C#
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for C# in Northern Ireland

C#
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Northern Ireland

C#
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +3 69 £35,000 +2.94% 29
County Down - 9 £40,000 -
County Londonderry - 3 £50,000 -
County Tyrone +6 2 £33,500 -4.29%
County Armagh - 2 £35,500 - 1
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for C#.

1 58 (65.91%) .NET
2 42 (47.73%) MVC
3 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 38 (43.18%) ASP.NET
4 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
6 29 (32.95%) SQL Server
7 27 (30.68%) HTML
8 26 (29.55%) TDD
9 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (27.27%) CSS
11 23 (26.14%) Java
11 23 (26.14%) Software Engineering
12 20 (22.73%) Degree
13 18 (20.45%) Oracle
13 18 (20.45%) AngularJS
13 18 (20.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (19.32%) jQuery
15 16 (18.18%) RESTful
16 15 (17.05%) Finance
16 15 (17.05%) SQL
17 14 (15.91%) .NET Framework
17 14 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
17 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (14.77%) Entity Framework
18 13 (14.77%) BDD
18 13 (14.77%) Web Development
18 13 (14.77%) Web Services
19 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) Confluence
2 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.41%) Office 365
3 3 (3.41%) PaaS
3 3 (3.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
1 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.95%) Cosmos DB
3 7 (7.95%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.95%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) JIRA
2 7 (7.95%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (7.95%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.14%) Grunt
6 1 (1.14%) gulp
6 1 (1.14%) MSTest
6 1 (1.14%) NUnit
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
6 1 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Banking
2 10 (11.36%) Legal
3 7 (7.95%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.82%) Prime Brokerage
5 4 (4.55%) Marketing
5 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (72.73%) Developer
2 33 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 29 (32.95%) Software Developer
4 13 (14.77%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (7.95%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Graduate
7 6 (6.82%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Graduate C# Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Graduate Java Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.41%) C Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Junior Python Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Python Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Scrum Master
10 3 (3.41%) Senior .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (65.91%) .NET
2 38 (43.18%) ASP.NET
3 27 (30.68%) HTML
4 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (27.27%) CSS
6 18 (20.45%) AngularJS
6 18 (20.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (19.32%) jQuery
8 16 (18.18%) RESTful
9 14 (15.91%) .NET Framework
9 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (14.77%) Entity Framework
10 13 (14.77%) Web Services
11 9 (10.23%) Backbone.js
12 8 (9.09%) WCF
13 7 (7.95%) Angular 2
13 7 (7.95%) Classic ASP
14 6 (6.82%) Ajax
14 6 (6.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.95%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.82%) Tandem
4 3 (3.41%) CAN bus
4 3 (3.41%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.14%) Fintech
5 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.14%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Android
1 5 (5.68%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) MVC
2 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.55%) TDD
4 23 (26.14%) Software Engineering
5 13 (14.77%) BDD
5 13 (14.77%) Web Development
6 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.50%) Scrum
7 11 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 10 (11.36%) SDLC
9 8 (9.09%) DevOps
10 7 (7.95%) Analytics
10 7 (7.95%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (7.95%) CQRS
10 7 (7.95%) Domain-Driven Design
11 6 (6.82%) Project Management
11 6 (6.82%) Test Automation
11 6 (6.82%) Web Application Development
12 5 (5.68%) Product Management
12 5 (5.68%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
2 23 (26.14%) Java
3 15 (17.05%) SQL
4 9 (10.23%) PHP
5 8 (9.09%) Perl
5 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 8 (9.09%) Python
5 8 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.95%) C++
6 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.41%) C
8 3 (3.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Degree
2 8 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.55%) HNC
4 4 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.27%) PMO
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.41%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.45%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (1.14%) Capita
4 1 (1.14%) Xamarin