Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 13 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -8
Permanent jobs citing C# 56 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 13.27% 10.96% 14.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.86% 22.76% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 23
Northern Ireland median annual salary £31,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.48% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £22,350 £29,000 £23,050
90th Percentile £41,400 £40,000 £54,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 282 145 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 66.82% 48.17% 60.09%
Number of salaries quoted 172 120 81
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £59,500 £50,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +1 55 £31,000 -17.33% 6
County Armagh - 1 £40,000 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (76.79%) .NET
2 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET
3 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
4 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 21 (37.50%) MVC
7 19 (33.93%) Windows
8 18 (32.14%) HTML
9 15 (26.79%) SQL
9 15 (26.79%) Finance
9 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (25.00%) Java
10 14 (25.00%) jQuery
11 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
12 12 (21.43%) CSS
12 12 (21.43%) SDLC
13 11 (19.64%) Oracle
13 11 (19.64%) Banking
14 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
15 9 (16.07%) Degree
15 9 (16.07%) Investment Banking
16 8 (14.29%) TDD
16 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
16 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
16 8 (14.29%) Prime Brokerage
17 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
17 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
17 7 (12.50%) Web Services
17 7 (12.50%) T-SQL

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 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.14%) DocumentDB
4 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) NUnit
1 4 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.36%) CruiseControl
2 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) MSTest
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Banking
3 9 (16.07%) Investment Banking
4 8 (14.29%) Prime Brokerage
5 4 (7.14%) Legal
6 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.57%) Advertising
8 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (83.93%) Developer
2 32 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 21 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 10 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.93%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.79%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (1.79%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Consultant
10 1 (1.79%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Lead C# Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Python Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Quality Engineer
10 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (76.79%) .NET
2 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET
3 18 (32.14%) HTML
4 14 (25.00%) jQuery
5 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 12 (21.43%) CSS
7 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 7 (12.50%) Web Services
9 6 (10.71%) WPF
10 5 (8.93%) Backbone.js
10 5 (8.93%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (8.93%) Node.js
10 5 (8.93%) WCF
11 4 (7.14%) Classic ASP
11 4 (7.14%) RESTful
11 4 (7.14%) Silverlight
11 4 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.57%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) MVC
2 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) SDLC
4 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
5 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.93%) DevOps
6 5 (8.93%) OO
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.14%) CQRS
7 4 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.14%) MVVM
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum
7 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.36%) Analytics
8 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 14 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.71%) C++
6 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) HNC
2 6 (10.71%) HND
3 5 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) IBM