Period
to 23 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 13 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 +6
Permanent jobs citing C# 77 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.04% 10.23% 19.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.67% 21.08% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59 31 24
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +4.48% -5.63%
10th Percentile £19,900 £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 300 166 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 66.37% 48.54% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 183 124 80
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,550 £27,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £51,000 £59,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +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 23 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 23 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 0 68 £31,500 -10.00% 4
County Down - 7 £40,000 - 1
County Armagh - 1 £40,000 -
County Tyrone - 1 £33,500 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 57 (74.03%) .NET
2 46 (59.74%) ASP.NET
3 45 (58.44%) Microsoft
4 37 (48.05%) MVC
5 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
5 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
6 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (29.87%) HTML
7 23 (29.87%) jQuery
8 21 (27.27%) Oracle
9 20 (25.97%) Finance
9 20 (25.97%) TDD
9 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
10 19 (24.68%) Java
11 17 (22.08%) SQL
11 17 (22.08%) CSS
11 17 (22.08%) .NET Framework
11 17 (22.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (19.48%) Entity Framework
13 14 (18.18%) RESTful
13 14 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (18.18%) Banking
14 13 (16.88%) Windows
15 12 (15.58%) Investment Banking
15 12 (15.58%) Unit Testing
15 12 (15.58%) Prime Brokerage
16 11 (14.29%) Web Services
17 10 (12.99%) 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 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.90%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) PaaS
2 3 (3.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.09%) DocumentDB
3 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.60%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) Grunt
5 1 (1.30%) gulp
5 1 (1.30%) MSTest
5 1 (1.30%) NUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Banking
3 12 (15.58%) Investment Banking
3 12 (15.58%) Prime Brokerage
4 10 (12.99%) Legal
5 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.19%) Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (79.22%) Developer
2 36 (46.75%) .NET Developer
3 25 (32.47%) Software Developer
4 10 (12.99%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.39%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior .NET Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Junior Java Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Junior Python Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Python Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (74.03%) .NET
2 46 (59.74%) ASP.NET
3 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (29.87%) HTML
4 23 (29.87%) jQuery
5 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
6 17 (22.08%) .NET Framework
6 17 (22.08%) CSS
6 17 (22.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (19.48%) Entity Framework
8 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (18.18%) RESTful
9 11 (14.29%) Web Services
10 10 (12.99%) Backbone.js
11 7 (9.09%) Angular 2
11 7 (9.09%) Classic ASP
12 6 (7.79%) Node.js
13 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (6.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) Tandem
4 3 (3.90%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Fintech
6 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Mac OS X
3 3 (3.90%) Android
4 2 (2.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) MVC
2 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.97%) TDD
4 12 (15.58%) Unit Testing
5 9 (11.69%) Analytics
5 9 (11.69%) BDD
5 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.39%) DevOps
6 8 (10.39%) Scrum
6 8 (10.39%) SDLC
7 7 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (9.09%) CQRS
7 7 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 6 (7.79%) OO
8 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.79%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.79%) Web Development
9 5 (6.49%) Project Management
10 4 (5.19%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.68%) Java
3 17 (22.08%) SQL
4 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
5 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.09%) PHP
7 6 (7.79%) Perl
7 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.49%) Python
9 3 (3.90%) VBA
10 2 (2.60%) C++
11 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.49%) HNC
4 5 (6.49%) HND
4 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.30%) PMO
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.60%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 45 (58.44%) Microsoft
2 21 (27.27%) Oracle
3 4 (5.19%) IBM