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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 360 474 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.79% 27.38% 25.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.82% 43.61% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 326 421 452
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
904 1087 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.18% 62.80% 60.47%
Number of salaries quoted 801 905 1039
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 -1 111 £35,000 - 23
Macclesfield -4 54 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Wilmslow -2 39 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Crewe 0 38 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Chester -6 21 £35,000 +7.69% 17
Knutsford -4 18 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Ellesmere Port -1 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Nantwich +6 8 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Runcorn -3 7 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Northwich -2 3 £50,000 +29.03% 3
Alderley Edge - 2 £41,500 - 1
Frodsham - 1 £34,000 -
Middlewich - 1 £31,000 -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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#.

1 755 (93.21%) .NET
2 544 (67.16%) ASP.NET
3 504 (62.22%) SQL Server
4 406 (50.12%) MVC
5 392 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
6 353 (43.58%) SQL
7 331 (40.86%) HTML
8 319 (39.38%) JavaScript
9 281 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 273 (33.70%) TDD
11 256 (31.60%) CSS
11 256 (31.60%) WCF
12 214 (26.42%) Microsoft
13 202 (24.94%) .NET Framework
14 195 (24.07%) Windows
14 195 (24.07%) Scrum
15 185 (22.84%) jQuery
16 176 (21.73%) Continuous Integration
17 172 (21.23%) Visual Studio
18 154 (19.01%) Web Services
19 152 (18.77%) T-SQL
20 148 (18.27%) Web Application Development
21 142 (17.53%) Finance
22 133 (16.42%) LINQ
23 130 (16.05%) OO
24 128 (15.80%) HTML5
25 126 (15.56%) WPF
26 123 (15.19%) Dependency Injection
27 122 (15.06%) Castle Windsor
28 114 (14.07%) NUnit

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 54 (6.67%) Node.js
2 52 (6.42%) IIS
3 41 (5.06%) SharePoint
4 37 (4.57%) Umbraco
5 31 (3.83%) CMS
6 30 (3.70%) NServiceBus
7 17 (2.10%) WordPress
8 16 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (1.36%) JBoss
10 5 (0.62%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (0.49%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.37%) Drupal
13 2 (0.25%) Confluence
13 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.25%) Apache
13 2 (0.25%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.12%) Joomla!
Applications
1 101 (12.47%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.36%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.36%) MS Office
3 4 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.37%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.37%) Magento
4 2 (0.25%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.25%) SaaS
3 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (7.53%) Internet
2 17 (2.10%) Wireless
3 12 (1.48%) HTTP
4 10 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.62%) Intranet
6 1 (0.12%) Broadband
6 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 504 (62.22%) SQL Server
2 108 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (9.51%) MySQL
4 72 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 60 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 55 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 51 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (5.93%) NoSQL
9 21 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.48%) Big Data
12 11 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.23%) DTS
13 10 (1.23%) DB2
14 5 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.49%) SAP HANA
15 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 172 (21.23%) Visual Studio
2 114 (14.07%) NUnit
2 114 (14.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 100 (12.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 88 (10.86%) MSTest
5 84 (10.37%) Moq
6 81 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 45 (5.56%) Selenium
8 41 (5.06%) Subversion
9 26 (3.21%) JIRA
9 26 (3.21%) SpecFlow
10 12 (1.48%) Selenium IDE
10 12 (1.48%) WebDriver
11 11 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
12 10 (1.23%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.99%) SoapUI
14 7 (0.86%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
15 6 (0.74%) Jenkins
16 5 (0.62%) Eclipse
General
1 142 (17.53%) Finance
2 57 (7.04%) Marketing
3 56 (6.91%) Retail
4 41 (5.06%) Advertising
5 19 (2.35%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.23%) Games
7 9 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.86%) Legal
9 6 (0.74%) Electronics
10 4 (0.49%) Back Office
11 3 (0.37%) Banking
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
12 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.25%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Automotive
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 686 (84.69%) Developer
2 410 (50.62%) .NET Developer
3 117 (14.44%) C# Developer
4 90 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 88 (10.86%) Web Developer
6 83 (10.25%) Senior Developer
7 81 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 81 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 59 (7.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 57 (7.04%) Junior
10 55 (6.79%) Junior Developer
11 49 (6.05%) Graduate
12 47 (5.80%) Analyst
13 46 (5.68%) Graduate Developer
14 37 (4.57%) Programmer
15 31 (3.83%) Senior .NET Developer
15 31 (3.83%) .NET Programmer
16 29 (3.58%) Junior .NET Developer
16 29 (3.58%) .NET Web Developer
17 28 (3.46%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 755 (93.21%) .NET
2 544 (67.16%) ASP.NET
3 331 (40.86%) HTML
4 281 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 256 (31.60%) CSS
5 256 (31.60%) WCF
6 202 (24.94%) .NET Framework
7 185 (22.84%) jQuery
8 154 (19.01%) Web Services
9 133 (16.42%) LINQ
10 128 (15.80%) HTML5
11 126 (15.56%) WPF
12 122 (15.06%) Castle Windsor
13 114 (14.07%) XML
14 89 (10.99%) WinForms
14 89 (10.99%) Ninject
15 86 (10.62%) SOAP
16 85 (10.49%) Spring.NET
16 85 (10.49%) ASP.NET Web API
17 84 (10.37%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.99%) Inversion of Control
2 62 (7.65%) Enterprise Software
3 55 (6.79%) Computer Science
4 35 (4.32%) Social Network
5 30 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (2.72%) User Experience
6 22 (2.72%) Social Media
7 16 (1.98%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.73%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.60%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.11%) W3C
11 8 (0.99%) BBC
12 7 (0.86%) Blog
13 5 (0.62%) Mobile Games
13 5 (0.62%) GIS
13 5 (0.62%) Streaming Music
14 3 (0.37%) Life Science
14 3 (0.37%) New Media
15 2 (0.25%) Open Source
15 2 (0.25%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 195 (24.07%) Windows
2 41 (5.06%) Apple iOS
3 36 (4.44%) Android
4 34 (4.20%) Linux
5 12 (1.48%) UNIX
6 10 (1.23%) AIX
7 7 (0.86%) Windows Phone 8
7 7 (0.86%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.25%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (50.12%) MVC
2 392 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
3 273 (33.70%) TDD
4 195 (24.07%) Scrum
5 176 (21.73%) Continuous Integration
6 148 (18.27%) Web Application Development
7 130 (16.05%) OO
8 123 (15.19%) Dependency Injection
9 101 (12.47%) MVVM
10 97 (11.98%) BDD
10 97 (11.98%) Kanban
11 77 (9.51%) Software Engineering
12 64 (7.90%) SOA
13 54 (6.67%) OOP
14 39 (4.81%) CRM
15 37 (4.57%) Unit Testing
16 34 (4.20%) Web Development
17 31 (3.83%) Project Management
18 23 (2.84%) Mentoring
19 20 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 353 (43.58%) SQL
2 319 (39.38%) JavaScript
3 152 (18.77%) T-SQL
4 104 (12.84%) VB.NET
5 83 (10.25%) VB
6 57 (7.04%) Java
7 54 (6.67%) C++
8 39 (4.81%) Ruby
9 35 (4.32%) PHP
10 20 (2.47%) C
11 14 (1.73%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.11%) VBScript
13 9 (1.11%) XPath
13 9 (1.11%) PHP5
14 7 (0.86%) Korn
14 7 (0.86%) VBA
15 6 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.74%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 57 (7.04%) Degree
2 20 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.73%) MCP
3 14 (1.73%) MCTS
4 13 (1.60%) MCAD
4 13 (1.60%) MCSD
5 10 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.93%) QA
2 21 (2.59%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.62%) XenApp
3 5 (0.62%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.49%) Puppet
2 4 (0.49%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.49%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 214 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 58 (7.16%) Facebook
3 38 (4.69%) Oracle
4 26 (3.21%) Twitter
5 18 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 16 (1.98%) EPiServer
7 14 (1.73%) Google
8 12 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.48%) Eloqua
9 11 (1.36%) IBM
10 10 (1.23%) Apple
11 9 (1.11%) Telerik
12 8 (0.99%) VMware
12 8 (0.99%) Sony
12 8 (0.99%) Yahoo!
13 6 (0.74%) Citrix
14 5 (0.62%) SAP
14 5 (0.62%) Open Text
14 5 (0.62%) DevExpress
15 2 (0.25%) Atlassian
Knutsford, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago