Period
to 21 January 2021

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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +9
Permanent jobs citing C# 69 150 228
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 21.10% 26.13% 36.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.82% 37.78% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 39 129 149
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 248 397 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 75.84% 69.16% 81.47%
Number of salaries quoted 143 337 296
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +4.49%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 21 January 2021.

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 21 January 2021. 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 0 63 £45,000 - 29
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 40 (57.97%) Software Engineering
2 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (46.38%) .NET
4 29 (42.03%) Java
4 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
5 25 (36.23%) Azure
6 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 21 (30.43%) Scrum
8 20 (28.99%) AngularJS
9 18 (26.09%) Python
10 16 (23.19%) Windows
10 16 (23.19%) C++
10 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
11 15 (21.74%) SQL
12 14 (20.29%) OO
12 14 (20.29%) Mentoring
13 13 (18.84%) Linux
13 13 (18.84%) Oracle
14 12 (17.39%) CSS
14 12 (17.39%) HTML
14 12 (17.39%) AWS
14 12 (17.39%) RESTful
14 12 (17.39%) Investment Management
15 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
15 11 (15.94%) Go
16 9 (13.04%) Kubernetes
16 9 (13.04%) React
17 8 (11.59%) MVC
17 8 (11.59%) BDD
18 7 (10.14%) TDD

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 3 (4.35%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.23%) Azure
2 12 (17.39%) AWS
3 2 (2.90%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) MySQL
2 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.90%) JMeter
2 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.90%) Selenium
2 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.45%) Automake
3 1 (1.45%) GCC
3 1 (1.45%) GDB
General
1 4 (5.80%) Electronics
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.35%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.45%) Front Office
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 19 (27.54%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Java Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Lead Software Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.80%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.80%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Applications Support
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Support Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Java Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (46.38%) .NET
2 20 (28.99%) AngularJS
3 12 (17.39%) CSS
3 12 (17.39%) HTML
3 12 (17.39%) RESTful
4 9 (13.04%) React
5 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (8.70%) REST
6 6 (8.70%) Vue.js
7 5 (7.25%) Laravel
7 5 (7.25%) SOAP
7 5 (7.25%) Symfony
7 5 (7.25%) Web Services
8 4 (5.80%) Node.js
8 4 (5.80%) WinForms
9 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (4.35%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.90%) Smart City
3 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.45%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.45%) Derivative
3 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) Software Engineering
2 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.43%) Scrum
4 14 (20.29%) Mentoring
4 14 (20.29%) OO
5 12 (17.39%) Investment Management
6 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
7 8 (11.59%) BDD
7 8 (11.59%) MVC
8 7 (10.14%) Data Engineering
8 7 (10.14%) Front End Development
8 7 (10.14%) Microservices
8 7 (10.14%) TDD
9 6 (8.70%) Mobile Development
9 6 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (8.70%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
10 5 (7.25%) DevOps
10 5 (7.25%) Fintech
10 5 (7.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.03%) Java
2 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (26.09%) Python
4 16 (23.19%) C++
5 15 (21.74%) SQL
6 11 (15.94%) Go
7 5 (7.25%) PHP
8 4 (5.80%) VBA
9 2 (2.90%) C
9 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.90%) HNC
3 2 (2.90%) HND
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.45%) Xamarin