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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 317 410 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.46% 22.96% 19.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.49% 44.57% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 287 371 321
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
919 920 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.52% 51.51% 54.90%
Number of salaries quoted 752 750 827
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 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 July 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 0 114 £39,000 +11.42% 14
Knutsford +2 42 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Chester -11 23 £42,000 +20.00% 19
Wilmslow +2 22 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Crewe -11 20 £40,000 -11.60% 8
Runcorn +4 17 £40,000 +14.28%
Ellesmere Port 0 16 £40,000 - 2
Macclesfield -4 8 £35,000 -0.70% 3
Widnes - 3 £37,000 - 1
Nantwich -1 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Northwich -4 1 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Frodsham - 1 £52,500 - 3
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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#.

1 597 (91.85%) .NET
2 434 (66.77%) ASP.NET
3 393 (60.46%) SQL Server
4 353 (54.31%) MVC
5 337 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
6 229 (35.23%) HTML
7 222 (34.15%) JavaScript
8 219 (33.69%) SQL
9 209 (32.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 201 (30.92%) WCF
11 190 (29.23%) CSS
12 187 (28.77%) .NET Framework
13 178 (27.38%) Microsoft
14 177 (27.23%) TDD
15 174 (26.77%) jQuery
16 152 (23.38%) Scrum
17 143 (22.00%) Web Services
18 128 (19.69%) Dependency Injection
19 120 (18.46%) Web Application Development
20 113 (17.38%) MS Excel
21 109 (16.77%) Visual Studio
22 108 (16.62%) HTML5
23 104 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
23 104 (16.00%) Finance
24 103 (15.85%) Windows
25 100 (15.38%) VB
26 96 (14.77%) VB.NET
27 93 (14.31%) XML
28 90 (13.85%) Entity Framework
29 84 (12.92%) WPF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (6.00%) Node.js
2 30 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.46%) IIS
4 12 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.08%) Apache
7 7 (1.08%) CMS
8 4 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.62%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.46%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.31%) WordPress
10 2 (0.31%) SAS
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 113 (17.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.46%) MS Visio
3 15 (2.31%) Photoshop
4 13 (2.00%) Fireworks
4 13 (2.00%) MS Project
5 7 (1.08%) MS Office
6 4 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.46%) Mingle
8 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.46%) SaaS
2 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.62%) Office 365
5 3 (0.46%) Trello
6 2 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.46%) Internet
2 16 (2.46%) Wireless
3 9 (1.38%) UMTS
3 9 (1.38%) GPRS
4 8 (1.23%) Intranet
5 3 (0.46%) ATM
6 2 (0.31%) LAN
6 2 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (60.46%) SQL Server
2 57 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 57 (8.77%) NoSQL
3 50 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.62%) MySQL
6 17 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.54%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.08%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.77%) RavenDB
12 4 (0.62%) OLTP
13 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 109 (16.77%) Visual Studio
2 59 (9.08%) NUnit
3 56 (8.62%) Moq
4 55 (8.46%) Rhino Mocks
5 53 (8.15%) MSTest
6 50 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 47 (7.23%) Subversion
8 27 (4.15%) Git (software)
9 12 (1.85%) gulp
9 12 (1.85%) Bower
9 12 (1.85%) Grunt
10 11 (1.69%) Selenium
11 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (1.08%) Jenkins
12 7 (1.08%) JIRA
13 6 (0.92%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.92%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.77%) WebDriver
15 4 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 104 (16.00%) Finance
2 41 (6.31%) Marketing
3 38 (5.85%) Retail
4 28 (4.31%) Advertising
5 16 (2.46%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.54%) Back Office
7 7 (1.08%) Games
8 6 (0.92%) Banking
9 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.31%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 550 (84.62%) Developer
2 371 (57.08%) .NET Developer
3 139 (21.38%) C# Developer
4 115 (17.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 100 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 85 (13.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 80 (12.31%) Web Developer
8 78 (12.00%) Software Developer
9 60 (9.23%) Senior Developer
10 51 (7.85%) .NET Web Developer
11 43 (6.62%) C# Web Developer
11 43 (6.62%) Junior
12 42 (6.46%) Junior Developer
13 36 (5.54%) Graduate
14 33 (5.08%) Graduate Developer
15 30 (4.62%) Lead Developer
15 30 (4.62%) Graduate .NET Developer
16 29 (4.46%) Senior .NET Developer
16 29 (4.46%) Junior .NET Developer
17 27 (4.15%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 597 (91.85%) .NET
2 434 (66.77%) ASP.NET
3 229 (35.23%) HTML
4 209 (32.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 201 (30.92%) WCF
6 190 (29.23%) CSS
7 187 (28.77%) .NET Framework
8 174 (26.77%) jQuery
9 143 (22.00%) Web Services
10 108 (16.62%) HTML5
11 93 (14.31%) XML
12 90 (13.85%) Entity Framework
13 84 (12.92%) WPF
14 81 (12.46%) RESTful
15 80 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web API
16 78 (12.00%) WinForms
17 72 (11.08%) AngularJS
18 63 (9.69%) REST
19 61 (9.38%) Castle Windsor
20 60 (9.23%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.23%) Inversion of Control
2 55 (8.46%) N-Tier
3 42 (6.46%) Computer Science
4 40 (6.15%) Mobile App
5 26 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.31%) User Experience
8 14 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.00%) Tandem
10 6 (0.92%) Replication
11 5 (0.77%) New Media
12 4 (0.62%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.62%) NHS
12 4 (0.62%) W3C
13 3 (0.46%) Statistics
14 2 (0.31%) Life Science
14 2 (0.31%) Taxonomies
14 2 (0.31%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.31%) PMI
15 1 (0.15%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 103 (15.85%) Windows
2 45 (6.92%) Android
3 42 (6.46%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.92%) Windows Mobile
5 18 (2.77%) Windows Phone
6 17 (2.62%) Windows Phone 7
7 15 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.54%) Windows CE
9 4 (0.62%) UNIX
10 2 (0.31%) Linux
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (54.31%) MVC
2 337 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (27.23%) TDD
4 152 (23.38%) Scrum
5 128 (19.69%) Dependency Injection
6 120 (18.46%) Web Application Development
7 104 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (10.62%) BDD
9 66 (10.15%) SDLC
10 65 (10.00%) MVVM
11 62 (9.54%) Web Development
11 62 (9.54%) SOA
12 61 (9.38%) Kanban
13 49 (7.54%) OO
14 46 (7.08%) Software Engineering
15 44 (6.77%) Unit Testing
16 41 (6.31%) Mentoring
17 35 (5.38%) Domain-Driven Design
18 31 (4.77%) OOP
19 26 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 222 (34.15%) JavaScript
2 219 (33.69%) SQL
3 100 (15.38%) VB
4 96 (14.77%) VB.NET
5 82 (12.62%) T-SQL
6 73 (11.23%) Java
7 25 (3.85%) Ruby
8 23 (3.54%) PHP
9 20 (3.08%) C++
10 11 (1.69%) C
11 9 (1.38%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.23%) VB6
13 7 (1.08%) Python
14 6 (0.92%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.77%) VBScript
16 4 (0.62%) XAML
17 3 (0.46%) Perl
17 3 (0.46%) ActionScript
18 2 (0.31%) ActionScript 2.0
18 2 (0.31%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (5.08%) Degree
2 21 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.23%) ISEB
4 5 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.46%) MCITP
6 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.31%) MCSA
6 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.15%) MCSE
7 1 (0.15%) PhD
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.31%) QA
2 4 (0.62%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.15%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Plesk
2 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 178 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.08%) Oracle
3 26 (4.00%) Facebook
4 17 (2.62%) Apple
5 5 (0.77%) Adobe
5 5 (0.77%) DevExpress
6 4 (0.62%) Metastorm
7 3 (0.46%) hybris
8 2 (0.31%) Ektron
8 2 (0.31%) Sencha
8 2 (0.31%) SAP
9 1 (0.15%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.15%) Google
9 1 (0.15%) Zend
Warrington, Cheshire
Essential Recruitment
Salary: bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30k - £40k per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits asnd bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum + healthcare, pension, 23 days holiday
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37500 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago