The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 321 440 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.61% 23.02% 22.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.86% 43.48% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 300 377 334
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £49,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
948 1012 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 54.96% 52.96% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 794 819 799
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

C#
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

C# Salary Trend in Cheshire

C#
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Cheshire

C#
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 111 £38,500 +10.00% 28
Knutsford +3 41 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Chester -9 32 £42,000 +20.00% 25
Wilmslow +1 22 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Crewe -10 18 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Ellesmere Port -2 16 £40,000 - 1
Runcorn +1 14 £40,000 +14.28%
Macclesfield +3 13 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Widnes - 3 £37,500 -
Nantwich -2 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Northwich -10 1 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Frodsham - 1 £52,500 - 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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#.

1 541 (89.72%) .NET
2 399 (66.17%) ASP.NET
3 366 (60.70%) SQL Server
4 317 (52.57%) MVC
5 313 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
6 209 (34.66%) HTML
7 197 (32.67%) SQL
8 189 (31.34%) JavaScript
9 187 (31.01%) WCF
9 187 (31.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 181 (30.02%) CSS
11 166 (27.53%) TDD
12 157 (26.04%) jQuery
13 146 (24.21%) Microsoft
14 144 (23.88%) .NET Framework
15 139 (23.05%) Web Services
16 124 (20.56%) Scrum
17 117 (19.40%) Dependency Injection
18 113 (18.74%) Web Application Development
19 99 (16.42%) HTML5
20 98 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
21 97 (16.09%) Windows
22 96 (15.92%) VB.NET
23 91 (15.09%) XML
24 90 (14.93%) MS Excel
24 90 (14.93%) Visual Studio
25 86 (14.26%) Finance
26 82 (13.60%) WPF
27 79 (13.10%) VB
28 75 (12.44%) WinForms

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 30 (4.98%) Node.js
2 29 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (1.66%) IIS
5 9 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.16%) Apache
8 5 (0.83%) CMS
8 5 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.33%) SAS
10 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.33%) WordPress
10 2 (0.33%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 90 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.99%) Photoshop
3 15 (2.49%) Fireworks
4 14 (2.32%) MS Project
5 13 (2.16%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.16%) MS Office
7 3 (0.50%) Mingle
8 2 (0.33%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.32%) SaaS
2 8 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.66%) Office 365
5 3 (0.50%) Trello
6 2 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 51 (8.46%) Internet
2 14 (2.32%) Wireless
3 9 (1.49%) Intranet
4 7 (1.16%) GPRS
4 7 (1.16%) UMTS
5 2 (0.33%) LAN
5 2 (0.33%) Extranet
6 1 (0.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (60.70%) SQL Server
2 56 (9.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (6.47%) NoSQL
5 37 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (4.15%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.82%) MySQL
11 9 (1.49%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.50%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
16 2 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
16 2 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 90 (14.93%) Visual Studio
2 58 (9.62%) NUnit
3 54 (8.96%) MSTest
4 52 (8.62%) Moq
5 51 (8.46%) Rhino Mocks
6 49 (8.13%) Subversion
7 35 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (3.32%) Git (software)
9 10 (1.66%) Grunt
9 10 (1.66%) Selenium
9 10 (1.66%) gulp
9 10 (1.66%) Bower
10 9 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (1.33%) Jenkins
12 7 (1.16%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.16%) JIRA
12 7 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (1.00%) WebDriver
14 5 (0.83%) SpecFlow
15 3 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 86 (14.26%) Finance
2 39 (6.47%) Marketing
3 37 (6.14%) Retail
4 31 (5.14%) Advertising
5 12 (1.99%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.16%) Back Office
8 6 (1.00%) Games
9 5 (0.83%) Banking
10 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.50%) Electronics
12 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 500 (82.92%) Developer
2 333 (55.22%) .NET Developer
3 137 (22.72%) C# Developer
4 111 (18.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 95 (15.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 81 (13.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 79 (13.10%) Web Developer
8 71 (11.77%) Software Developer
9 55 (9.12%) .NET Web Developer
10 51 (8.46%) C# Web Developer
11 47 (7.79%) Senior Developer
12 43 (7.13%) Junior
13 41 (6.80%) Junior Developer
14 37 (6.14%) Graduate
15 32 (5.31%) Graduate Developer
16 29 (4.81%) Graduate .NET Developer
17 28 (4.64%) Junior .NET Developer
18 25 (4.15%) Senior .NET Developer
19 24 (3.98%) C# Software Developer
20 23 (3.81%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 541 (89.72%) .NET
2 399 (66.17%) ASP.NET
3 209 (34.66%) HTML
4 187 (31.01%) WCF
4 187 (31.01%) ASP.NET MVC
5 181 (30.02%) CSS
6 157 (26.04%) jQuery
7 144 (23.88%) .NET Framework
8 139 (23.05%) Web Services
9 99 (16.42%) HTML5
10 91 (15.09%) XML
11 82 (13.60%) WPF
12 75 (12.44%) WinForms
13 73 (12.11%) RESTful
13 73 (12.11%) Entity Framework
14 70 (11.61%) ASP.NET Web API
15 68 (11.28%) AngularJS
16 56 (9.29%) Castle Windsor
17 55 (9.12%) CSS3
17 55 (9.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.96%) Inversion of Control
2 44 (7.30%) N-Tier
3 41 (6.80%) Computer Science
4 33 (5.47%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.99%) Replication
7 12 (1.99%) User Experience
8 11 (1.82%) Tandem
9 4 (0.66%) New Media
10 3 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.50%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.50%) NHS
11 2 (0.33%) PMI
11 2 (0.33%) Life Science
12 1 (0.17%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.17%) W3C
12 1 (0.17%) LIMS
12 1 (0.17%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 97 (16.09%) Windows
2 44 (7.30%) Android
3 41 (6.80%) Apple iOS
4 17 (2.82%) Windows Phone
5 16 (2.65%) Windows Phone 7
6 11 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
6 11 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.33%) Windows CE
8 5 (0.83%) Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (52.57%) MVC
2 313 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (27.53%) TDD
4 124 (20.56%) Scrum
5 117 (19.40%) Dependency Injection
6 113 (18.74%) Web Application Development
7 98 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (10.61%) BDD
9 62 (10.28%) Web Development
10 61 (10.12%) Software Engineering
11 60 (9.95%) MVVM
12 57 (9.45%) SDLC
13 55 (9.12%) Kanban
14 50 (8.29%) OO
15 44 (7.30%) SOA
16 36 (5.97%) Unit Testing
17 33 (5.47%) Mentoring
18 32 (5.31%) Domain-Driven Design
19 26 (4.31%) Software Testing
19 26 (4.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 197 (32.67%) SQL
2 189 (31.34%) JavaScript
3 96 (15.92%) VB.NET
4 79 (13.10%) VB
5 74 (12.27%) T-SQL
6 61 (10.12%) Java
7 25 (4.15%) C++
8 22 (3.65%) PHP
9 18 (2.99%) Ruby
10 16 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.16%) C
12 6 (1.00%) Python
13 5 (0.83%) VBScript
14 4 (0.66%) PHP5
15 3 (0.50%) XAML
16 2 (0.33%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.33%) VB6
16 2 (0.33%) R
16 2 (0.33%) Perl
16 2 (0.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 34 (5.64%) Degree
2 18 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.33%) ISEB
4 6 (1.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.33%) MCSA
6 1 (0.17%) PhD
6 1 (0.17%) MCITP
6 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.81%) QA
2 3 (0.50%) HL7
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) Plesk
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 146 (24.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.15%) Facebook
3 19 (3.15%) Oracle
4 16 (2.65%) Apple
5 5 (0.83%) Adobe
6 4 (0.66%) Metastorm
7 3 (0.50%) SAP
7 3 (0.50%) DevExpress
7 3 (0.50%) hybris
8 2 (0.33%) Sencha
8 2 (0.33%) Ektron
8 2 (0.33%) Zend
9 1 (0.17%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.17%) Google
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension, 23 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago