Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +14
Permanent jobs citing C# 93 61 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 24.28% 13.06% 18.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.80% 22.26% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 83 47 37
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,200 £28,450
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £42,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 246 274 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 64.23% 58.67% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 194 214 119
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,075 £26,250 £27,900
90th Percentile £55,875 £60,000 £56,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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 +5 79 £37,500 +10.29% 25
County Armagh - 6 £40,000 -
County Londonderry - 6 £37,500 - 2
County Tyrone - 1 £27,500 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 67 (72.04%) .NET
2 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 29 (31.18%) SQL Server
4 29 (31.18%) MVC
5 28 (30.11%) Microsoft
6 27 (29.03%) ASP.NET
7 25 (26.88%) Java
8 22 (23.66%) CSS
8 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
8 22 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (21.51%) Degree
9 20 (21.51%) SQL
10 18 (19.35%) HTML
10 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (17.20%) Web Development
12 14 (15.05%) OO
13 13 (13.98%) Visual Studio
13 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (11.83%) JIRA
14 11 (11.83%) C++
15 10 (10.75%) Systems Analysis
15 10 (10.75%) TDD
15 10 (10.75%) SDLC
16 9 (9.68%) React
16 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
16 9 (9.68%) WCF

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 (2.15%) IIS
1 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.38%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (4.30%) PaaS
4 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.23%) Office 365
4 3 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (1.08%) IaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.23%) Power BI
4 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.08%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.83%) JIRA
3 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.68%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.23%) Subversion
5 3 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.08%) MSTest
6 1 (1.08%) NUnit
6 1 (1.08%) RStudio
6 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.08%) Advertising
1 1 (1.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 74 (79.57%) Developer
2 50 (53.76%) Software Developer
3 33 (35.48%) .NET Developer
4 20 (21.51%) C# Developer
5 17 (18.28%) .NET Software Developer
6 12 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (10.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.60%) Applications Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Graduate
9 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (5.38%) .NET Software Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Applications Specialist
11 5 (5.38%) Architect
11 5 (5.38%) Graduate Applications Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Java Developer
11 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Principal .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (72.04%) .NET
2 27 (29.03%) ASP.NET
3 22 (23.66%) CSS
4 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (19.35%) HTML
5 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (9.68%) React
5 9 (9.68%) WCF
6 8 (8.60%) .NET Framework
6 8 (8.60%) Ajax
6 8 (8.60%) JSON
6 8 (8.60%) Node.js
7 7 (7.53%) Entity Framework
7 7 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.45%) Web Services
8 6 (6.45%) WPF
9 5 (5.38%) jQuery
9 5 (5.38%) Spring
10 3 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.08%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Android
3 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.18%) MVC
3 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
4 18 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (17.20%) Web Development
6 14 (15.05%) OO
7 10 (10.75%) SDLC
7 10 (10.75%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (10.75%) TDD
8 9 (9.68%) Scrum
8 9 (9.68%) SOA
9 8 (8.60%) Product Management
10 7 (7.53%) BDD
10 7 (7.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (7.53%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (7.53%) Refactoring
11 6 (6.45%) Migration
11 6 (6.45%) Project Management
12 5 (5.38%) CRM
12 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.48%) JavaScript
2 25 (26.88%) Java
3 20 (21.51%) SQL
4 11 (11.83%) C++
5 9 (9.68%) Python
6 8 (8.60%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.30%) Scala
8 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.15%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.08%) C
9 1 (1.08%) Perl
9 1 (1.08%) PHP
9 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) PMO
1 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.15%) DevExpress
2 2 (2.15%) Nintex
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle
2 2 (2.15%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.08%) Capita
3 1 (1.08%) Twitter