Period
to 26 January 2022

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

C#
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 5 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 131 68 154
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 16.71% 20.99% 27.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.69% 27.53% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 57 28 118
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,450 £27,500
25th Percentile £28,750 £37,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.22% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £57,250 £53,250 £62,500
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 357 247 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 45.54% 76.23% 68.54%
Number of salaries quoted 180 144 329
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +1 102 £35,000 -22.22% 20
County Down - 18 - - 1
County Londonderry - 6 £34,000 -
County Tyrone - 2 £32,500 -
County Armagh - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 97 (74.05%) .NET
2 62 (47.33%) JavaScript
3 59 (45.04%) Java
4 57 (43.51%) Microsoft
5 49 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (35.11%) OO
7 41 (31.30%) Python
8 39 (29.77%) SQL
9 38 (29.01%) Oracle
10 37 (28.24%) ASP.NET
11 36 (27.48%) SQL Server
11 36 (27.48%) Git (software)
12 34 (25.95%) AngularJS
13 33 (25.19%) CSS
13 33 (25.19%) Software Engineering
14 31 (23.66%) HTML
15 30 (22.90%) BDD
16 29 (22.14%) Scrum
16 29 (22.14%) OOP
17 28 (21.37%) Azure
17 28 (21.37%) Hibernate
18 27 (20.61%) CIW
18 27 (20.61%) Java SE
18 27 (20.61%) HTML5
18 27 (20.61%) CSS3
18 27 (20.61%) OCP
18 27 (20.61%) OCA
18 27 (20.61%) Oracle Certification
18 27 (20.61%) Functional Programming
18 27 (20.61%) Data Structures

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 11 (8.40%) Umbraco
2 10 (7.63%) CMS
3 9 (6.87%) Kentico
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.37%) Azure
2 16 (12.21%) SaaS
3 2 (1.53%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (27.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.40%) Subversion
3 9 (6.87%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.05%) Selenium
5 2 (1.53%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) Appium
6 1 (0.76%) Postman
6 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (16.79%) Public Sector
2 4 (3.05%) Social Skills
3 1 (0.76%) Finance
3 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
3 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 110 (83.97%) Developer
2 69 (52.67%) Software Developer
3 43 (32.82%) .NET Developer
4 27 (20.61%) Trainee
4 27 (20.61%) Trainee Developer
4 27 (20.61%) Trainee Software Developer
5 15 (11.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (11.45%) C# Developer
6 14 (10.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (9.16%) Software Engineer
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.29%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.29%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.29%) Lead Software Developer
10 3 (2.29%) Software Team Leader
10 3 (2.29%) Software Tester
10 3 (2.29%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (74.05%) .NET
2 37 (28.24%) ASP.NET
3 34 (25.95%) AngularJS
4 33 (25.19%) CSS
5 31 (23.66%) HTML
6 28 (21.37%) Hibernate
7 27 (20.61%) CSS3
7 27 (20.61%) HTML5
7 27 (20.61%) Java SE
8 22 (16.79%) WCF
9 19 (14.50%) .NET Framework
9 19 (14.50%) jQuery
10 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (10.69%) Node.js
12 13 (9.92%) Spring
13 10 (7.63%) Entity Framework
14 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (6.11%) .NET Core
16 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web API
17 4 (3.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.61%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.76%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (0.76%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.34%) Linux
2 6 (4.58%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Android
3 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (35.11%) OO
3 33 (25.19%) Software Engineering
4 30 (22.90%) BDD
5 29 (22.14%) OOP
5 29 (22.14%) Scrum
6 27 (20.61%) Functional Programming
7 26 (19.85%) Full Stack Development
8 25 (19.08%) Mentoring
9 24 (18.32%) TDD
10 22 (16.79%) Web Development
11 21 (16.03%) MVC
12 19 (14.50%) DevOps
12 19 (14.50%) Software Testing
13 17 (12.98%) Fintech
14 16 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (11.45%) Information Management
16 14 (10.69%) CI/CD
17 11 (8.40%) Open Source
18 10 (7.63%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 62 (47.33%) JavaScript
2 59 (45.04%) Java
3 41 (31.30%) Python
4 39 (29.77%) SQL
5 27 (20.61%) Java 8
6 5 (3.82%) Ruby
7 4 (3.05%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.53%) Go
8 2 (1.53%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (20.61%) CIW
1 27 (20.61%) OCA
1 27 (20.61%) OCP
1 27 (20.61%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (7.63%) SC Cleared
2 10 (7.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.53%) Degree
4 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) Accessibility
System Software
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 15 (11.45%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 57 (43.51%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.01%) Oracle
3 11 (8.40%) Civica
4 2 (1.53%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.76%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) Red Hat