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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 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 4 5 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 138 97 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 20.47% 25.26% 29.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.69% 32.88% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 57 68 72
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,625
25th Percentile £32,500 £30,250 £31,531
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +38.57% -17.65% +2.41%
75th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £54,625
90th Percentile - £55,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

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 331 295 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 49.11% 76.82% 65.39%
Number of salaries quoted 158 178 173
10th Percentile £30,050 £27,500 £28,800
25th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,750 £61,250 £59,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

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 22 May 2022.

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 2022. 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
Jobs
County Antrim +5 118 £52,500 +50.00% 21
County Down - 17 - -
County Londonderry -7 2 £40,250 +23.85% 1
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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#.

1 106 (76.81%) .NET
2 69 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 58 (42.03%) SQL
4 56 (40.58%) Software Engineering
5 55 (39.86%) JavaScript
6 51 (36.96%) Oracle
6 51 (36.96%) Agile
7 47 (34.06%) Git (software)
8 38 (27.54%) Java
8 38 (27.54%) .NET Core
9 37 (26.81%) .NET Framework
10 36 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 35 (25.36%) OO
11 35 (25.36%) Python
12 33 (23.91%) Full Stack Development
13 32 (23.19%) OOP
13 32 (23.19%) HTML
13 32 (23.19%) CSS
14 31 (22.46%) Azure
15 29 (21.01%) AngularJS
15 29 (21.01%) ASP.NET
16 28 (20.29%) HTML5
17 27 (19.57%) Java SE
17 27 (19.57%) CIW
17 27 (19.57%) CSS3
17 27 (19.57%) Functional Programming
17 27 (19.57%) Data Structures
17 27 (19.57%) OCP
17 27 (19.57%) OCA
17 27 (19.57%) Oracle Certification

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 12 (8.70%) Umbraco
2 9 (6.52%) CMS
3 8 (5.80%) Kentico
4 2 (1.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.46%) Azure
2 19 (13.77%) AWS
3 17 (12.32%) SaaS
4 2 (1.45%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (34.06%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.67%) Subversion
3 10 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.72%) GitLab
4 1 (0.72%) Moq
4 1 (0.72%) MSTest
4 1 (0.72%) NUnit
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 25 (18.12%) Public Sector
2 17 (12.32%) Finance
3 5 (3.62%) Social Skills
4 2 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.45%) Tech for Good
5 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 134 (97.10%) Developer
2 62 (44.93%) Software Developer
3 55 (39.86%) .NET Developer
4 32 (23.19%) C# Developer
5 27 (19.57%) Trainee
5 27 (19.57%) Trainee Developer
5 27 (19.57%) Trainee Software Developer
6 15 (10.87%) .NET Software Developer
6 15 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.90%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.17%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (1.45%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
11 2 (1.45%) Software Engineer
12 1 (0.72%) .NET Web Developer
12 1 (0.72%) Junior Developer
12 1 (0.72%) Senior C# Developer
12 1 (0.72%) Senior Software Engineer
12 1 (0.72%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (76.81%) .NET
2 38 (27.54%) .NET Core
3 37 (26.81%) .NET Framework
4 32 (23.19%) CSS
4 32 (23.19%) HTML
5 29 (21.01%) AngularJS
5 29 (21.01%) ASP.NET
6 28 (20.29%) HTML5
7 27 (19.57%) CSS3
7 27 (19.57%) Java SE
8 20 (14.49%) Entity Framework
9 19 (13.77%) WCF
10 17 (12.32%) jQuery
11 16 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 16 (11.59%) Hibernate
12 8 (5.80%) Vue.js
13 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (5.07%) React
14 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (3.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.57%) Data Structures
2 7 (5.07%) Tandem
3 2 (1.45%) Educational Technology
3 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.72%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.72%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.77%) Linux
2 3 (2.17%) Windows
3 2 (1.45%) Android
3 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.58%) Software Engineering
2 51 (36.96%) Agile
3 35 (25.36%) OO
4 33 (23.91%) Full Stack Development
5 32 (23.19%) OOP
6 27 (19.57%) Functional Programming
7 23 (16.67%) Open Source
8 21 (15.22%) Fintech
9 20 (14.49%) MVC
10 18 (13.04%) DevOps
10 18 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (12.32%) CI/CD
12 16 (11.59%) Infrastructure as Code
12 16 (11.59%) Software Testing
13 15 (10.87%) Information Management
14 14 (10.14%) Mentoring
14 14 (10.14%) Scrum
14 14 (10.14%) Web Development
15 8 (5.80%) BDD
15 8 (5.80%) Clean Code
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.03%) SQL
2 55 (39.86%) JavaScript
3 38 (27.54%) Java
4 35 (25.36%) Python
5 16 (11.59%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.07%) TypeScript
7 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.17%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.17%) R
8 3 (2.17%) Ruby
8 3 (2.17%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.45%) Bash
10 1 (0.72%) Go
10 1 (0.72%) VB
10 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (19.57%) CIW
1 27 (19.57%) OCA
1 27 (19.57%) OCP
1 27 (19.57%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.72%) Degree
3 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 23 (16.67%) Docker
2 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 15 (10.87%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 69 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 51 (36.96%) Oracle
3 23 (16.67%) Civica
4 1 (0.72%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.72%) Google
4 1 (0.72%) Kofax
4 1 (0.72%) UiPath