The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 68 81 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 46.90% 47.09% 27.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 72.34% 63.78% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 61 77 35
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 127 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 64.83% 73.84% 57.03%
Number of salaries quoted 87 122 68
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,300 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

C#
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

C# Salary Trend in Bolton

C#
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bolton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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#.

1 142 (92.21%) .NET
2 133 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 123 (79.87%) MVC
4 88 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (55.19%) TDD
6 83 (53.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 83 (53.90%) SQL Server
7 76 (49.35%) HTML
8 67 (43.51%) JavaScript
9 54 (35.06%) CSS
10 44 (28.57%) SQL
11 43 (27.92%) jQuery
11 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 39 (25.32%) HTML5
13 38 (24.68%) WCF
14 34 (22.08%) Scrum
14 34 (22.08%) Web Development
15 32 (20.78%) Microsoft
16 29 (18.83%) Web Application Development
17 28 (18.18%) .NET Framework
17 28 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
18 25 (16.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 23 (14.94%) Razor View Engine
19 23 (14.94%) KnockoutJS
20 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
21 21 (13.64%) BDD
22 20 (12.99%) MS Excel
23 19 (12.34%) OO
23 19 (12.34%) NHibernate
24 18 (11.69%) MCTS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 10 (6.49%) Node.js
2 5 (3.25%) CMS
2 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.25%) IIS
3 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) Wireless
2 1 (0.65%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (53.90%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.65%) Big Data
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.95%) NUnit
4 2 (1.30%) Selenium
4 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.30%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.30%) Moq
4 2 (1.30%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (5.19%) Advertising
2 4 (2.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 146 (94.81%) Developer
2 73 (47.40%) .NET Developer
3 56 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 38 (24.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (24.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (23.38%) Web Developer
7 28 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (8.44%) Junior
9 12 (7.79%) Junior Developer
10 11 (7.14%) Senior Developer
11 10 (6.49%) Junior Web Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Software Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Senior Web Developer
14 5 (3.25%) Senior .NET Developer
14 5 (3.25%) QA Manager
15 4 (2.60%) C# Web Developer
16 3 (1.95%) Lead Developer
17 2 (1.30%) Software Engineer
17 2 (1.30%) Test Manager
17 2 (1.30%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (92.21%) .NET
2 133 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 83 (53.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 76 (49.35%) HTML
5 54 (35.06%) CSS
6 43 (27.92%) jQuery
6 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 39 (25.32%) HTML5
8 38 (24.68%) WCF
9 28 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 25 (16.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 23 (14.94%) Razor View Engine
11 23 (14.94%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (12.34%) NHibernate
13 16 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (9.74%) CSS3
15 11 (7.14%) XML
15 11 (7.14%) WinForms
15 11 (7.14%) LINQ
15 11 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) Streaming Music
2 7 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.65%) Social Media
4 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.74%) Windows
2 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.65%) Android
2 1 (0.65%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (79.87%) MVC
2 88 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (55.19%) TDD
4 34 (22.08%) Scrum
4 34 (22.08%) Web Development
5 29 (18.83%) Web Application Development
6 28 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
7 21 (13.64%) BDD
8 19 (12.34%) OO
9 18 (11.69%) CQRS
10 12 (7.79%) OOP
10 12 (7.79%) OOD
11 10 (6.49%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (5.19%) Coaching
13 7 (4.55%) Test Management
14 6 (3.90%) Software Engineering
15 5 (3.25%) Software Testing
15 5 (3.25%) Refactoring
15 5 (3.25%) Regression Testing
15 5 (3.25%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (43.51%) JavaScript
2 44 (28.57%) SQL
3 17 (11.04%) T-SQL
4 13 (8.44%) VB.NET
5 7 (4.55%) C++
6 5 (3.25%) Python
7 3 (1.95%) C
7 3 (1.95%) Java
8 1 (0.65%) Ruby
8 1 (0.65%) VB6
8 1 (0.65%) VB
8 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (11.69%) MCTS
1 18 (11.69%) MCP
1 18 (11.69%) MCAD
1 18 (11.69%) MCSD
1 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.74%) Degree
3 2 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.65%) Twitter
2 1 (0.65%) DevExpress
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
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Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Jumar Solutions
Salary: Very attractive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago