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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 1 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 53 70 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 38.13% 41.67% 26.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.09% 55.12% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 52 64 28
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £25,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
79 127 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 56.83% 75.60% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 77 120 60
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
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 22 October 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bolton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 October 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#.

1 112 (86.82%) .NET
2 108 (83.72%) ASP.NET
3 97 (75.19%) MVC
4 72 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (50.39%) TDD
5 65 (50.39%) HTML
6 64 (49.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 62 (48.06%) SQL Server
8 54 (41.86%) JavaScript
9 45 (34.88%) CSS
10 36 (27.91%) HTML5
11 30 (23.26%) jQuery
12 29 (22.48%) SQL
12 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 28 (21.71%) Web Development
14 27 (20.93%) WCF
14 27 (20.93%) Web Application Development
15 26 (20.16%) KnockoutJS
15 26 (20.16%) Domain-Driven Design
16 25 (19.38%) Scrum
17 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
18 20 (15.50%) .NET Framework
19 18 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 15 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 15 (11.63%) NHibernate
21 14 (10.85%) BDD
21 14 (10.85%) SQL Server 2012
21 14 (10.85%) Razor View Engine
22 13 (10.08%) CQRS
22 13 (10.08%) Node.js

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (10.08%) Node.js
2 5 (3.88%) CMS
3 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (48.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) Big Data
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (3.10%) Advertising
2 3 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 116 (89.92%) Developer
2 59 (45.74%) .NET Developer
3 35 (27.13%) C# Developer
4 34 (26.36%) Web Developer
5 27 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (20.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.85%) Junior
8 13 (10.08%) Junior Developer
9 10 (7.75%) Junior Web Developer
10 8 (6.20%) QA Manager
11 6 (4.65%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.10%) Senior Web Developer
13 3 (2.33%) C# Web Developer
13 3 (2.33%) Software Developer
13 3 (2.33%) Test Manager
14 2 (1.55%) Lead Developer
14 2 (1.55%) Software Engineer
14 2 (1.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 2 (1.55%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (86.82%) .NET
2 108 (83.72%) ASP.NET
3 65 (50.39%) HTML
4 64 (49.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (34.88%) CSS
6 36 (27.91%) HTML5
7 30 (23.26%) jQuery
8 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 27 (20.93%) WCF
10 26 (20.16%) KnockoutJS
11 20 (15.50%) .NET Framework
12 18 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (11.63%) NHibernate
14 14 (10.85%) Razor View Engine
15 13 (10.08%) Ninject
15 13 (10.08%) CSS3
16 11 (8.53%) AngularJS
17 10 (7.75%) XML
18 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Streaming Music
2 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.10%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.78%) Social Media
4 1 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.78%) Android
2 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (75.19%) MVC
2 72 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (50.39%) TDD
4 28 (21.71%) Web Development
5 27 (20.93%) Web Application Development
6 26 (20.16%) Domain-Driven Design
7 25 (19.38%) Scrum
8 14 (10.85%) BDD
9 13 (10.08%) CQRS
9 13 (10.08%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (9.30%) OO
11 11 (8.53%) OOP
11 11 (8.53%) Test Management
12 9 (6.98%) Regression Testing
12 9 (6.98%) Software Testing
12 9 (6.98%) Agile Testing
13 8 (6.20%) OOD
14 4 (3.10%) Coaching
15 3 (2.33%) Software Engineering
15 3 (2.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 54 (41.86%) JavaScript
2 29 (22.48%) SQL
3 11 (8.53%) C++
4 9 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.33%) C
6 3 (2.33%) Java
6 3 (2.33%) Python
7 2 (1.55%) VB
8 1 (0.78%) Ruby
8 1 (0.78%) VB6
8 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (10.08%) MCP
1 13 (10.08%) MCAD
1 13 (10.08%) MCSD
1 13 (10.08%) MCTS
1 13 (10.08%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.75%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.78%) Twitter
2 1 (0.78%) DevExpress
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