Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 3 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 98 108 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.63% 25.96% 12.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.53% 37.37% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 72 95 39
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.05% -13.10%
10th Percentile £24,100 £26,000 £22,350
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £42,050
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 356 289 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 64.03% 69.47% 66.12%
Number of salaries quoted 246 226 171
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £59,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 September 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 23 September 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 -3 86 £37,500 -2.60% 34
County Londonderry -2 7 £75,000 +30.43%
County Down - 4 £31,500 - 1
Newry - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 83 (84.69%) .NET
2 47 (47.96%) ASP.NET
3 45 (45.92%) MVC
4 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (35.71%) Azure
6 34 (34.69%) JavaScript
7 33 (33.67%) SQL
7 33 (33.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
9 28 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 28 (28.57%) .NET Core
10 26 (26.53%) AngularJS
10 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
10 26 (26.53%) CSS
11 24 (24.49%) HTML
12 23 (23.47%) jQuery
13 22 (22.45%) Entity Framework
14 19 (19.39%) DevOps
15 18 (18.37%) AWS
16 17 (17.35%) Degree
16 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (15.31%) Test Automation
18 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (14.29%) REST
18 14 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 13 (13.27%) Web Development
19 13 (13.27%) Scrum
19 13 (13.27%) Java
20 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
20 12 (12.24%) KnockoutJS

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 (4.08%) IIS
1 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
2 1 (1.02%) Confluence
2 1 (1.02%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (35.71%) Azure
2 18 (18.37%) AWS
3 6 (6.12%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (5.10%) Office 365
4 5 (5.10%) SaaS
5 3 (3.06%) Azure Functions
5 3 (3.06%) PaaS
5 3 (3.06%) Power Platform
5 3 (3.06%) Serverless
6 1 (1.02%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) RDBMS
2 11 (11.22%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.16%) Cosmos DB
4 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.12%) GIS
7 4 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (3.06%) Power BI
9 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.02%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 7 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (3.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.04%) GitLab
4 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.02%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.02%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.02%) Moq
4 1 (1.02%) Selenium
4 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.02%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.02%) TestRail
4 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (8.16%) Banking
2 6 (6.12%) Legal
3 4 (4.08%) Finance
4 3 (3.06%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.02%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 84 (85.71%) Developer
2 45 (45.92%) Software Developer
3 35 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 16 (16.33%) C# Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.16%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (3.06%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Lead .NET Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Senior Applications Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Trainee
10 3 (3.06%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (84.69%) .NET
2 47 (47.96%) ASP.NET
3 33 (33.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (28.57%) .NET Core
4 28 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 26 (26.53%) AngularJS
5 26 (26.53%) CSS
6 24 (24.49%) HTML
7 23 (23.47%) jQuery
8 22 (22.45%) Entity Framework
9 14 (14.29%) REST
9 14 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (12.24%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (11.22%) Web Services
12 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (7.14%) Angular 2
13 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (7.14%) React
13 7 (7.14%) RESTful
14 6 (6.12%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
1 8 (8.16%) User Experience
2 6 (6.12%) Cloud Native
2 6 (6.12%) Derivative
2 6 (6.12%) OTC Derivatives
3 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.08%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Android
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) MVC
2 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.39%) DevOps
4 15 (15.31%) Test Automation
5 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.27%) Scrum
6 13 (13.27%) Web Development
7 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.22%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.20%) TDD
10 9 (9.18%) SDLC
11 8 (8.16%) Integration Testing
12 7 (7.14%) Analytics
12 7 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (7.14%) CQRS
12 7 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (7.14%) Refactoring
12 7 (7.14%) System Testing
13 6 (6.12%) Microservices
13 6 (6.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.69%) JavaScript
2 33 (33.67%) SQL
3 13 (13.27%) Java
4 7 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.08%) C++
5 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.08%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.06%) PHP
6 3 (3.06%) VB
7 2 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) Go
8 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) Degree
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.04%) ISEB
3 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.02%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 6 (6.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle
3 4 (4.08%) Google
4 2 (2.04%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.02%) Sitecore