Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 6 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 242 75 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 32.75% 19.69% 13.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.92% 30.86% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 168 64 52
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £36,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.93% +6.52% -2.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,350 £24,850
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,875 £48,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 527 243 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 71.31% 63.78% 59.48%
Number of salaries quoted 324 195 244
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £26,325 £24,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.37%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +6 229 £41,500 +20.29% 30
County Londonderry -3 11 £57,500 +31.43%
County Down -2 1 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Newry - 1 - - 2
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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#.

1 187 (77.27%) .NET
2 113 (46.69%) MVC
3 109 (45.04%) ASP.NET
4 98 (40.50%) CSS
4 98 (40.50%) JavaScript
5 85 (35.12%) HTML
5 85 (35.12%) SQL
5 85 (35.12%) Microsoft
6 82 (33.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 76 (31.40%) Microsoft Azure
8 75 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (28.93%) jQuery
10 67 (27.69%) AngularJS
11 56 (23.14%) Degree
12 47 (19.42%) NoSQL
13 46 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
14 43 (17.77%) Java
15 39 (16.12%) DevOps
16 38 (15.70%) .NET Core
17 37 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
18 36 (14.88%) Unit Testing
18 36 (14.88%) SQL Server
19 34 (14.05%) .NET Framework
20 32 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
21 30 (12.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 30 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
22 27 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
22 27 (11.16%) SDLC
23 25 (10.33%) Entity Framework
24 24 (9.92%) Analytics

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 14 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.31%) IIS
3 7 (2.89%) Apache
4 3 (1.24%) CMS
4 3 (1.24%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.83%) Confluence
6 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 76 (31.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.61%) PaaS
4 15 (6.20%) Dynamics 365
5 14 (5.79%) Serverless
6 13 (5.37%) SaaS
7 11 (4.55%) Power Platform
8 10 (4.13%) Office 365
9 6 (2.48%) Azure Functions
10 5 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.83%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.41%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.65%) Internet
1 4 (1.65%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.42%) NoSQL
2 36 (14.88%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.61%) Azure SQL Database
4 12 (4.96%) RDBMS
4 12 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.55%) Power BI
6 7 (2.89%) MySQL
7 4 (1.65%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.24%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.83%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.41%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.41%) GIS
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.79%) Visual Studio Team System
3 10 (4.13%) JIRA
4 6 (2.48%) Bitbucket
4 6 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.48%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.65%) Selenium
6 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.41%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.41%) TestComplete
General
1 21 (8.68%) Finance
2 6 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.07%) Banking
4 4 (1.65%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Front Office
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 218 (90.08%) Developer
2 118 (48.76%) Software Developer
3 87 (35.95%) .NET Developer
4 34 (14.05%) C# Developer
5 25 (10.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 22 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 21 (8.68%) C# Software Developer
8 18 (7.44%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (4.13%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (3.72%) Java Software Developer
11 8 (3.31%) Development Team Leader
11 8 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (3.31%) Principal Developer
11 8 (3.31%) Software Development Team Leader
11 8 (3.31%) Software Team Leader
11 8 (3.31%) Team Leader
12 6 (2.48%) Lead Developer
12 6 (2.48%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (2.48%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (77.27%) .NET
2 109 (45.04%) ASP.NET
3 98 (40.50%) CSS
4 85 (35.12%) HTML
5 82 (33.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 70 (28.93%) jQuery
7 67 (27.69%) AngularJS
8 38 (15.70%) .NET Core
9 34 (14.05%) .NET Framework
10 30 (12.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 25 (10.33%) Entity Framework
12 24 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (9.09%) REST
14 21 (8.68%) HTML5
14 21 (8.68%) Web Services
15 16 (6.61%) React
16 15 (6.20%) Swagger
17 14 (5.79%) KnockoutJS
17 14 (5.79%) Node.js
18 13 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.68%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (6.20%) Cloud Native
4 14 (5.79%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.72%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (2.07%) Derivative
6 5 (2.07%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.65%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.24%) OTC Derivatives
8 3 (1.24%) User Experience
9 2 (0.83%) Equities
9 2 (0.83%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 1 (0.41%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.41%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.55%) Linux
2 9 (3.72%) Android
2 9 (3.72%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.07%) Windows
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (46.69%) MVC
2 75 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.12%) DevOps
4 37 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (14.88%) Unit Testing
6 30 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (11.16%) SDLC
8 24 (9.92%) Analytics
9 23 (9.50%) Test Automation
10 22 (9.09%) Refactoring
10 22 (9.09%) Web Development
11 21 (8.68%) OO
11 21 (8.68%) Software Engineering
12 20 (8.26%) Artificial Intelligence
13 19 (7.85%) Sprint Planning
14 18 (7.44%) Computer Science
15 16 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (6.20%) Infrastructure as Code
16 15 (6.20%) Microservices
16 15 (6.20%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 98 (40.50%) JavaScript
2 85 (35.12%) SQL
3 43 (17.77%) Java
4 14 (5.79%) PHP
5 13 (5.37%) Python
6 7 (2.89%) Scala
6 7 (2.89%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.07%) C++
7 5 (2.07%) Perl
7 5 (2.07%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.07%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.65%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.83%) VBA
10 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (23.14%) Degree
2 46 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.07%) ISEB
4 5 (2.07%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.89%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) PMO
3 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (7.44%) Docker
2 4 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.83%) Firmware
4 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) Ansible
2 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 85 (35.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.72%) Xamarin
3 5 (2.07%) Oracle
4 4 (1.65%) Google
4 4 (1.65%) Twitter
5 3 (1.24%) HP
6 2 (0.83%) Verint
7 1 (0.41%) ESRI