The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 402 346 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.76% 19.92% 19.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.32% 36.27% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 363 320 414
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £42,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
907 954 1374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.36% 54.92% 59.71%
Number of salaries quoted 737 827 1249
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 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
North West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +1 131 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Macclesfield -3 35 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Chester +5 32 £35,000 - 8
Nantwich +2 25 £30,000 +9.09%
Crewe +11 24 £45,500 +65.45% 4
Knutsford 0 22 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Wilmslow -6 21 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Ellesmere Port 0 16 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Runcorn +5 5 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Northwich +4 3 £50,000 +122.22%
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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#.

1 754 (89.02%) .NET
2 518 (61.16%) SQL Server
3 504 (59.50%) ASP.NET
4 394 (46.52%) SQL
5 335 (39.55%) MVC
6 279 (32.94%) Microsoft
7 271 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 244 (28.81%) HTML
9 239 (28.22%) TDD
10 226 (26.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 205 (24.20%) CSS
12 203 (23.97%) WCF
13 202 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
14 193 (22.79%) T-SQL
15 176 (20.78%) Scrum
15 176 (20.78%) .NET Framework
16 170 (20.07%) WPF
17 165 (19.48%) Windows
18 160 (18.89%) XML
19 148 (17.47%) Visual Studio
20 144 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
21 140 (16.53%) MS Excel
22 137 (16.17%) WinForms
23 136 (16.06%) Web Services
24 130 (15.35%) jQuery
25 129 (15.23%) SQL Server 2008
26 124 (14.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 120 (14.17%) Software Engineering
28 116 (13.70%) VB.NET
29 114 (13.46%) Web Application Development

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 67 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 47 (5.55%) IIS
3 27 (3.19%) CMS
3 27 (3.19%) Node.js
4 26 (3.07%) Umbraco
5 22 (2.60%) WordPress
6 19 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (0.94%) NServiceBus
8 7 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.71%) Lync
10 5 (0.59%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.47%) Drupal
12 3 (0.35%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.35%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.24%) Confluence
14 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 140 (16.53%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.13%) MS Office
3 25 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.47%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 13 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.47%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.42%) Trello
3 2 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.12%) Route 53
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (6.38%) Internet
2 5 (0.59%) Intranet
3 3 (0.35%) DNS
3 3 (0.35%) GPRS
3 3 (0.35%) UMTS
4 1 (0.12%) SMTP
4 1 (0.12%) HTTP
4 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.12%) VPN
4 1 (0.12%) SSL
4 1 (0.12%) Broadband
4 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (61.16%) SQL Server
2 129 (15.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (8.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 65 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (4.60%) MySQL
7 33 (3.90%) Relational Database
8 28 (3.31%) NoSQL
8 28 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (2.01%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.65%) OLAP
11 11 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.18%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.83%) OLTP
15 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 148 (17.47%) Visual Studio
2 96 (11.33%) NUnit
3 94 (11.10%) Rhino Mocks
4 77 (9.09%) Moq
4 77 (9.09%) MSTest
5 66 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 39 (4.60%) Git (software)
7 32 (3.78%) Selenium
8 27 (3.19%) Subversion
9 20 (2.36%) Eclipse
10 18 (2.13%) Selenium IDE
11 17 (2.01%) JIRA
12 13 (1.53%) PhoneGap
13 11 (1.30%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
15 6 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
16 3 (0.35%) TeamCity
17 2 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 2 (0.24%) WebDriver
17 2 (0.24%) StyleCop
General
1 81 (9.56%) Finance
2 36 (4.25%) Retail
3 30 (3.54%) Marketing
4 21 (2.48%) Advertising
5 10 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.59%) Games
8 4 (0.47%) Publishing
9 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.24%) Electronics
10 2 (0.24%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.12%) Back Office
11 1 (0.12%) Automotive
11 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 690 (81.46%) Developer
2 367 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 164 (19.36%) C# Developer
4 122 (14.40%) Senior Developer
5 113 (13.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 99 (11.69%) Software Developer
7 74 (8.74%) Web Developer
8 69 (8.15%) Software Engineer
9 62 (7.32%) Programmer
9 62 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
9 62 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 58 (6.85%) Analyst
11 49 (5.79%) Junior
12 48 (5.67%) C# Software Engineer
12 48 (5.67%) Junior Developer
13 45 (5.31%) Senior .NET Developer
14 40 (4.72%) Graduate
15 39 (4.60%) Graduate Developer
16 34 (4.01%) Team Leader
17 28 (3.31%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 754 (89.02%) .NET
2 504 (59.50%) ASP.NET
3 244 (28.81%) HTML
4 226 (26.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 205 (24.20%) CSS
6 203 (23.97%) WCF
7 176 (20.78%) .NET Framework
8 170 (20.07%) WPF
9 160 (18.89%) XML
10 137 (16.17%) WinForms
11 136 (16.06%) Web Services
12 130 (15.35%) jQuery
13 124 (14.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 100 (11.81%) Castle Windsor
15 83 (9.80%) Razor View Engine
16 82 (9.68%) SOAP
17 78 (9.21%) Ninject
17 78 (9.21%) Spring.NET
18 77 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
19 73 (8.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.21%) Inversion of Control
2 62 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 43 (5.08%) N-Tier
4 32 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.60%) Social Network
6 20 (2.36%) W3C
6 20 (2.36%) Blog
7 16 (1.89%) SystemC
7 16 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.65%) NHS
9 10 (1.18%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.94%) Statistics
11 8 (0.94%) Social Media
12 5 (0.59%) Open Source
12 5 (0.59%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.59%) New Media
12 5 (0.59%) GIS
13 4 (0.47%) Economics
13 4 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 165 (19.48%) Windows
2 29 (3.42%) Android
3 24 (2.83%) Apple iOS
4 21 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (1.18%) Linux
5 10 (1.18%) Windows Phone
6 8 (0.94%) UNIX
7 5 (0.59%) Windows Phone 8
7 5 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (0.47%) AIX
9 3 (0.35%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.24%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (39.55%) MVC
2 239 (28.22%) TDD
3 202 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
4 176 (20.78%) Scrum
5 144 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
6 120 (14.17%) Software Engineering
7 114 (13.46%) Web Application Development
8 96 (11.33%) MVVM
9 92 (10.86%) Dependency Injection
9 92 (10.86%) OO
10 85 (10.04%) Kanban
11 84 (9.92%) BDD
12 65 (7.67%) Unit Testing
13 63 (7.44%) Project Management
14 46 (5.43%) CRM
15 44 (5.19%) Web Development
16 43 (5.08%) SOA
17 42 (4.96%) OOP
18 39 (4.60%) ETL
19 38 (4.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 394 (46.52%) SQL
2 271 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 193 (22.79%) T-SQL
4 116 (13.70%) VB.NET
5 81 (9.56%) VB
6 52 (6.14%) Java
7 47 (5.55%) C++
8 34 (4.01%) C
9 27 (3.19%) Ruby
10 15 (1.77%) VBA
11 12 (1.42%) PHP
12 11 (1.30%) VBScript
13 10 (1.18%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.06%) Perl
15 7 (0.83%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.59%) VB6
17 4 (0.47%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.47%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.47%) Korn
18 2 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 82 (9.68%) Degree
2 56 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (4.84%) MCTS
4 39 (4.60%) MCP
5 35 (4.13%) MCAD
5 35 (4.13%) MCSD
6 14 (1.65%) ISEB
7 11 (1.30%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.71%) HND
9 5 (0.59%) MCPD
10 4 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (1.77%) XenApp
1 15 (1.77%) XenDesktop
2 12 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
1 3 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.12%) Puppet
3 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 279 (32.94%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.49%) Oracle
3 22 (2.60%) Facebook
4 19 (2.24%) Sitecore
5 16 (1.89%) VMware
5 16 (1.89%) Google
6 15 (1.77%) Citrix
7 13 (1.53%) Twitter
8 8 (0.94%) Dundas
8 8 (0.94%) IBM
9 7 (0.83%) Telerik
9 7 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.59%) Apple
10 5 (0.59%) Ektron
11 3 (0.35%) Sencha
11 3 (0.35%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.35%) SAP
12 2 (0.24%) Adobe
12 2 (0.24%) AppSense
12 2 (0.24%) Atlassian
Macclesfield, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg upon exp + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
TalkTalk
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago