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 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 1 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 54 72 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 38.85% 41.62% 26.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.35% 55.38% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 64 27
Average salary £42,500 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £39,200
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
79 130 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 56.83% 75.14% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 77 120 58
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 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,400 £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 24 October 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bolton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 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 73 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (50.39%) TDD
5 65 (50.39%) HTML
6 63 (48.84%) 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 29 (22.48%) jQuery
12 28 (21.71%) Web Development
12 28 (21.71%) SQL
12 28 (21.71%) KnockoutJS
13 27 (20.93%) Web Application Development
13 27 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 27 (20.93%) WCF
14 26 (20.16%) Domain-Driven Design
14 26 (20.16%) Scrum
15 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
16 21 (16.28%) .NET Framework
17 19 (14.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 16 (12.40%) NHibernate
18 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 14 (10.85%) Degree
19 14 (10.85%) Node.js
19 14 (10.85%) Ninject
19 14 (10.85%) Dependency Injection
20 13 (10.08%) MS Excel

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 14 (10.85%) 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 EC2
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) Extranet
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (48.06%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Big Data
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
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 58 (44.96%) .NET Developer
3 35 (27.13%) C# Developer
4 34 (26.36%) Web Developer
5 27 (20.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 27 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (13.18%) 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%) Software Developer
13 3 (2.33%) Test Manager
13 3 (2.33%) C# Web Developer
14 2 (1.55%) SharePoint Developer
14 2 (1.55%) Software Engineer
14 2 (1.55%) Lead Developer
14 2 (1.55%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (86.82%) .NET
2 108 (83.72%) ASP.NET
3 65 (50.39%) HTML
4 63 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (34.88%) CSS
6 36 (27.91%) HTML5
7 29 (22.48%) jQuery
8 28 (21.71%) KnockoutJS
9 27 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 27 (20.93%) WCF
10 21 (16.28%) .NET Framework
11 19 (14.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (12.40%) NHibernate
13 14 (10.85%) Ninject
14 12 (9.30%) CSS3
14 12 (9.30%) Razor View Engine
14 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
15 10 (7.75%) XML
16 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Streaming Music
2 7 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.10%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.78%) Tandem
4 1 (0.78%) Social Media
4 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
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 73 (56.59%) 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
6 26 (20.16%) Scrum
7 14 (10.85%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (10.08%) BDD
9 12 (9.30%) CQRS
9 12 (9.30%) OOP
9 12 (9.30%) OO
10 11 (8.53%) Test Management
11 9 (6.98%) Software Testing
11 9 (6.98%) Agile Testing
11 9 (6.98%) Regression Testing
12 8 (6.20%) OOD
13 4 (3.10%) Coaching
13 4 (3.10%) Kanban
14 3 (2.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 54 (41.86%) JavaScript
2 28 (21.71%) SQL
3 11 (8.53%) C++
4 8 (6.20%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.33%) Python
6 3 (2.33%) Java
6 3 (2.33%) C
7 2 (1.55%) VB
8 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.78%) VB6
8 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (10.85%) Degree
2 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.30%) MCTS
2 12 (9.30%) MCP
2 12 (9.30%) MCAD
2 12 (9.30%) MCSD
3 2 (1.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.75%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.78%) DevExpress
2 1 (0.78%) Twitter
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