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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 2 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 75 88 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 48.39% 46.56% 24.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 74.26% 62.86% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 63 83 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
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
101 140 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 65.16% 74.07% 60.43%
Number of salaries quoted 87 132 76
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Bolton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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#.

1 166 (95.40%) .NET
2 155 (89.08%) ASP.NET
3 141 (81.03%) MVC
4 103 (59.20%) SQL Server
5 99 (56.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 97 (55.75%) TDD
7 88 (50.57%) HTML
8 84 (48.28%) JavaScript
9 60 (34.48%) SQL
10 59 (33.91%) CSS
11 57 (32.76%) jQuery
12 53 (30.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 50 (28.74%) WCF
14 42 (24.14%) HTML5
15 37 (21.26%) Web Development
16 36 (20.69%) Microsoft
17 34 (19.54%) Scrum
17 34 (19.54%) .NET Framework
18 33 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
19 30 (17.24%) BDD
20 29 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 28 (16.09%) Web Application Development
21 28 (16.09%) Domain-Driven Design
21 28 (16.09%) OO
22 27 (15.52%) Razor View Engine
23 26 (14.94%) SQL Server 2012
23 26 (14.94%) MS Excel
23 26 (14.94%) NHibernate
24 24 (13.79%) T-SQL
25 23 (13.22%) Windows

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (4.02%) Node.js
1 7 (4.02%) IIS
1 7 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.87%) CMS
3 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (14.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.02%) Intranet
2 3 (1.72%) Wireless
3 1 (0.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (59.20%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (6.32%) TeamCity
1 11 (6.32%) NUnit
2 10 (5.75%) SpecFlow
2 10 (5.75%) Moq
2 10 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (5.75%) ReSharper
2 10 (5.75%) Mercurial
3 9 (5.17%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.57%) Selenium
5 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (4.60%) Advertising
2 7 (4.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 168 (96.55%) Developer
2 83 (47.70%) .NET Developer
3 67 (38.51%) C# Developer
4 47 (27.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (25.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 39 (22.41%) Web Developer
7 36 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (8.62%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.62%) Software Developer
9 13 (7.47%) Junior
10 12 (6.90%) Junior Developer
11 10 (5.75%) Junior Web Developer
12 7 (4.02%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
13 6 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
14 4 (2.30%) .NET Web Developer
14 4 (2.30%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 3 (1.72%) Mobile Developer
15 3 (1.72%) Senior C# Developer
15 3 (1.72%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (95.40%) .NET
2 155 (89.08%) ASP.NET
3 99 (56.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 88 (50.57%) HTML
5 59 (33.91%) CSS
6 57 (32.76%) jQuery
7 53 (30.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 50 (28.74%) WCF
9 42 (24.14%) HTML5
10 34 (19.54%) .NET Framework
11 29 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 27 (15.52%) Razor View Engine
13 26 (14.94%) NHibernate
14 21 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (9.20%) CSS3
16 16 (9.20%) XML
17 13 (7.47%) LINQ
17 13 (7.47%) WinForms
18 11 (6.32%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.45%) Streaming Music
2 6 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.15%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.57%) Social Media
4 1 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.22%) Windows
2 3 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (1.72%) Windows CE
3 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (81.03%) MVC
2 97 (55.75%) TDD
3 37 (21.26%) Web Development
4 34 (19.54%) Scrum
5 33 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (17.24%) BDD
7 28 (16.09%) Web Application Development
7 28 (16.09%) Domain-Driven Design
7 28 (16.09%) OO
8 21 (12.07%) OOD
8 21 (12.07%) CQRS
9 13 (7.47%) OOP
10 9 (5.17%) Pair Programming
11 8 (4.60%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.02%) Software Engineering
13 6 (3.45%) Refactoring
14 5 (2.87%) Service Delivery
15 4 (2.30%) E-Commerce
15 4 (2.30%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 84 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 60 (34.48%) SQL
3 24 (13.79%) T-SQL
4 16 (9.20%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.30%) Java
5 4 (2.30%) C++
6 3 (1.72%) Python
7 2 (1.15%) C
8 1 (0.57%) Ruby
8 1 (0.57%) VB6
8 1 (0.57%) VB
8 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (12.07%) MCP
1 21 (12.07%) MCAD
1 21 (12.07%) MCSD
1 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (12.07%) MCTS
2 19 (10.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.15%) Twitter
3 1 (0.57%) Google
3 1 (0.57%) DevExpress
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