Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 14 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +7
Permanent jobs citing C# 76 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 16.52% 10.29% 19.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.25% 21.21% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 58 31 24
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +4.48% -5.63%
10th Percentile £18,975 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 301 165 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 65.43% 48.53% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 184 123 80
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,575 £27,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £50,875 £59,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £49,039 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.24% +5.56% +2.27%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -2 67 £31,500 -10.00% 6
County Down - 7 £40,000 -
County Armagh - 1 £40,000 -
County Tyrone - 1 £33,500 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for C#.

1 56 (73.68%) .NET
2 45 (59.21%) ASP.NET
2 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
3 36 (47.37%) MVC
4 30 (39.47%) SQL Server
4 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (30.26%) HTML
6 23 (30.26%) jQuery
6 23 (30.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (27.63%) Oracle
8 20 (26.32%) AngularJS
9 19 (25.00%) Java
9 19 (25.00%) Finance
9 19 (25.00%) TDD
10 17 (22.37%) .NET Framework
10 17 (22.37%) SQL
10 17 (22.37%) CSS
10 17 (22.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (19.74%) Entity Framework
12 14 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (18.42%) RESTful
13 13 (17.11%) Banking
13 13 (17.11%) Windows
13 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (15.79%) Prime Brokerage
14 12 (15.79%) Investment Banking
14 12 (15.79%) Unit Testing
15 11 (14.47%) Web Services
16 10 (13.16%) Legal

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 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) IIS
3 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.32%) CMS
4 1 (1.32%) Confluence
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.95%) Office 365
2 3 (3.95%) PaaS
2 3 (3.95%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.21%) DocumentDB
3 7 (9.21%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.21%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (9.21%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (1.32%) Grunt
5 1 (1.32%) gulp
5 1 (1.32%) MSTest
5 1 (1.32%) NUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Banking
3 12 (15.79%) Investment Banking
3 12 (15.79%) Prime Brokerage
4 10 (13.16%) Legal
5 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.26%) Marketing
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (78.95%) Developer
2 35 (46.05%) .NET Developer
3 25 (32.89%) Software Developer
4 10 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (9.21%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior .NET Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Junior C# Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Junior Java Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Junior Python Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Python Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (73.68%) .NET
2 45 (59.21%) ASP.NET
3 23 (30.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (30.26%) HTML
3 23 (30.26%) jQuery
4 20 (26.32%) AngularJS
5 17 (22.37%) .NET Framework
5 17 (22.37%) CSS
5 17 (22.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (19.74%) Entity Framework
7 14 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (18.42%) RESTful
8 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (14.47%) Web Services
10 10 (13.16%) Backbone.js
11 7 (9.21%) Angular 2
11 7 (9.21%) Classic ASP
12 6 (7.89%) Node.js
13 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 4 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.58%) Tandem
4 3 (3.95%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.32%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.32%) Fintech
6 1 (1.32%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) Mac OS X
3 3 (3.95%) Android
4 2 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) MVC
2 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.00%) TDD
4 12 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 9 (11.84%) Analytics
5 9 (11.84%) BDD
5 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.53%) DevOps
6 8 (10.53%) Scrum
6 8 (10.53%) SDLC
7 7 (9.21%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (9.21%) CQRS
7 7 (9.21%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (9.21%) Web Application Development
8 6 (7.89%) OO
8 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.89%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.89%) Web Development
9 5 (6.58%) Project Management
10 4 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 30 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 19 (25.00%) Java
3 17 (22.37%) SQL
4 10 (13.16%) PowerShell
5 9 (11.84%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.21%) PHP
7 6 (7.89%) Perl
7 6 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.58%) Python
9 3 (3.95%) VBA
10 2 (2.63%) C++
11 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.58%) HNC
4 5 (6.58%) HND
4 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.32%) PMO
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.32%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (27.63%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) IBM