The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 17 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 80.95% 45.00% 66.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 89.47% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birkenhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 90.48% 90.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Birkenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

C#
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Birkenhead region.

C# Salary Trend in Birkenhead

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
3 26 (89.66%) MVC
4 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
5 23 (79.31%) WCF
5 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (72.41%) Web Application Development
8 20 (68.97%) BDD
8 20 (68.97%) TDD
8 20 (68.97%) Games
8 20 (68.97%) Internet
9 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (51.72%) RESTful
10 15 (51.72%) Ruby
10 15 (51.72%) NoSQL
10 15 (51.72%) Git (software)
10 15 (51.72%) Node.js
11 6 (20.69%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (20.69%) OO
12 5 (17.24%) HTML
12 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
12 5 (17.24%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (17.24%) CQRS
13 4 (13.79%) WPF
13 4 (13.79%) CSS
14 3 (10.34%) SQL
14 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (51.72%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.90%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Firebug
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (68.97%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
3 23 (79.31%) WCF
3 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (51.72%) RESTful
6 6 (20.69%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (13.79%) WPF
8 4 (13.79%) CSS
9 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.45%) PhoneGap
10 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
10 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.45%) Web Services
10 1 (3.45%) XML
10 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
10 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) MVC
2 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (72.41%) Web Application Development
4 20 (68.97%) BDD
4 20 (68.97%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) OO
6 5 (17.24%) CQRS
6 5 (17.24%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) OOD
8 1 (3.45%) B2B
8 1 (3.45%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (3.45%) User Stories
8 1 (3.45%) Android Development
8 1 (3.45%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Ruby
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Xamarin
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