Period
to 25 October 2020

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 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +14
Permanent jobs citing C# 80 107 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 24.84% 19.71% 27.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.20% 29.32% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 83 107
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +24.19%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 241 365 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 74.84% 67.22% 70.43%
Number of salaries quoted 99 265 233
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £71,500 £64,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Northern Ireland

C#
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for C# in Northern Ireland

C#
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

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 25 October 2020. 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 +1 75 £45,000 - 16
County Londonderry -2 1 - - 5
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 53 (66.25%) Microsoft
2 46 (57.50%) .NET
3 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 36 (45.00%) Azure
5 32 (40.00%) Scrum
6 24 (30.00%) Java
7 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
7 23 (28.75%) AngularJS
8 22 (27.50%) AWS
9 21 (26.25%) Investment Management
10 20 (25.00%) Oracle
10 20 (25.00%) Python
10 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 19 (23.75%) RESTful
12 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
13 17 (21.25%) .NET Framework
14 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (18.75%) MVC
15 14 (17.50%) Test Automation
16 12 (15.00%) SQL
16 12 (15.00%) Linux
16 12 (15.00%) Entity Framework
17 11 (13.75%) Kentico
17 11 (13.75%) Windows
17 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (13.75%) C++
17 11 (13.75%) Technical Analysis
18 10 (12.50%) HTML
19 9 (11.25%) OO

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 11 (13.75%) Kentico
2 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (45.00%) Azure
2 22 (27.50%) AWS
3 5 (6.25%) GCP
4 3 (3.75%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) SSL
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) JMeter
1 7 (8.75%) Selenium
2 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.25%) Mocha
2 5 (6.25%) NUnit
2 5 (6.25%) Spock
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.75%) Automake
4 3 (3.75%) GCC
4 3 (3.75%) GDB
4 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (3.75%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Electronics
2 2 (2.50%) Retail
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (57.50%) Developer
2 32 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (16.25%) .NET Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Test Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Applications Support
10 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (57.50%) .NET
2 23 (28.75%) AngularJS
3 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (23.75%) RESTful
5 17 (21.25%) .NET Framework
6 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (15.00%) Entity Framework
8 10 (12.50%) HTML
9 9 (11.25%) React
10 7 (8.75%) CSS
11 6 (7.50%) COM
12 5 (6.25%) Vue.js
13 4 (5.00%) WinForms
14 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (3.75%) Elastic Stack
14 3 (3.75%) jQuery
14 3 (3.75%) Natural Language Processing
14 3 (3.75%) TensorFlow
14 3 (3.75%) WCF
15 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.75%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.50%) Robotics
4 1 (1.25%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Linux
2 11 (13.75%) Windows
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 32 (40.00%) Scrum
4 21 (26.25%) Investment Management
5 15 (18.75%) MVC
6 14 (17.50%) Test Automation
7 11 (13.75%) Technical Analysis
8 9 (11.25%) BDD
8 9 (11.25%) Manual Testing
8 9 (11.25%) OO
9 8 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (8.75%) Data Engineering
10 7 (8.75%) DevOps
10 7 (8.75%) Front End Development
10 7 (8.75%) Machine Learning
10 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.75%) User Stories
11 6 (7.50%) TDD
12 5 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.00%) Java
2 20 (25.00%) Python
3 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.00%) SQL
5 11 (13.75%) C++
6 7 (8.75%) Go
6 7 (8.75%) VBA
7 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.75%) Google Apps Script
8 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.75%) Kibana
3 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (66.25%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) Google
3 4 (5.00%) SAP
4 3 (3.75%) Automation Anywhere
4 3 (3.75%) Blue Prism
4 3 (3.75%) UiPath