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

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 10 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 283 416 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.42% 24.56% 22.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.51% 45.61% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 239 363 344
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 £27,200 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
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
820 912 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.46% 53.84% 56.48%
Number of salaries quoted 667 725 840
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 1 June 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 1 June 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 -5 93 £35,000 - 28
Crewe 0 38 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Knutsford -2 21 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Chester -5 21 £39,000 -8.23% 15
Wilmslow -1 15 £37,500 +11.11% 6
Macclesfield -5 14 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Ellesmere Port +1 13 £40,000 - 1
Runcorn -2 10 £38,750 -6.62% 2
Northwich -3 2 £33,750 +12.50% 3
Frodsham - 1 £32,500 -
Sandbach - 1 £37,500 -
Widnes - 1 £35,000 -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 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#.

1 573 (93.78%) .NET
2 402 (65.79%) ASP.NET
3 364 (59.57%) SQL Server
4 337 (55.16%) MVC
5 330 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (34.04%) JavaScript
7 206 (33.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 202 (33.06%) HTML
9 201 (32.90%) SQL
10 200 (32.73%) .NET Framework
11 198 (32.41%) WCF
12 188 (30.77%) TDD
13 175 (28.64%) Microsoft
14 164 (26.84%) Scrum
15 161 (26.35%) CSS
16 151 (24.71%) jQuery
17 125 (20.46%) Dependency Injection
18 123 (20.13%) Web Application Development
19 118 (19.31%) VB.NET
20 117 (19.15%) VB
21 116 (18.99%) Web Services
22 114 (18.66%) Windows
22 114 (18.66%) Continuous Integration
23 106 (17.35%) MS Excel
24 104 (17.02%) Finance
25 103 (16.86%) Visual Studio
26 86 (14.08%) XML
27 85 (13.91%) HTML5
28 83 (13.58%) Entity Framework
29 78 (12.77%) NoSQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 49 (8.02%) Node.js
2 28 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.11%) IIS
4 14 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (1.80%) NServiceBus
6 9 (1.47%) CMS
7 6 (0.98%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.82%) WordPress
9 4 (0.65%) Apache
10 3 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.33%) SAS
12 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 106 (17.35%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.47%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.31%) MS Project
5 7 (1.15%) MS Office
6 6 (0.98%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.33%) Mingle
8 2 (0.33%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.16%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.73%) SaaS
2 21 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.33%) Trello
3 2 (0.33%) Silverpop
3 2 (0.33%) GitHub
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.49%) Internet
2 21 (3.44%) Wireless
3 6 (0.98%) UMTS
3 6 (0.98%) GPRS
4 4 (0.65%) Intranet
4 4 (0.65%) ATM
5 2 (0.33%) LAN
6 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (59.57%) SQL Server
2 78 (12.77%) NoSQL
3 67 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (8.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (4.42%) MySQL
7 20 (3.27%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.29%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.80%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.80%) RavenDB
10 11 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.98%) Big Data
14 4 (0.65%) OLTP
15 2 (0.33%) SSDT
15 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 103 (16.86%) Visual Studio
2 73 (11.95%) NUnit
3 66 (10.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 61 (9.98%) Moq
5 58 (9.49%) Rhino Mocks
6 54 (8.84%) Git (software)
7 51 (8.35%) MSTest
8 34 (5.56%) Subversion
9 18 (2.95%) Selenium
10 17 (2.78%) JIRA
11 12 (1.96%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.64%) Grunt
13 9 (1.47%) Bower
14 7 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.82%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
16 4 (0.65%) TeamCity
16 4 (0.65%) Mercurial
17 3 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 104 (17.02%) Finance
2 39 (6.38%) Marketing
3 29 (4.75%) Retail
4 23 (3.76%) Advertising
5 21 (3.44%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.29%) Games
7 11 (1.80%) Back Office
8 7 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.49%) Banking
10 3 (0.49%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 530 (86.74%) Developer
2 364 (59.57%) .NET Developer
3 118 (19.31%) C# Developer
4 93 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (13.75%) Software Developer
6 69 (11.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 63 (10.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 58 (9.49%) Senior Developer
9 50 (8.18%) Web Developer
10 39 (6.38%) Junior
11 38 (6.22%) Junior Developer
12 32 (5.24%) Graduate
13 29 (4.75%) Senior .NET Developer
13 29 (4.75%) Graduate Developer
13 29 (4.75%) .NET Web Developer
14 28 (4.58%) Junior .NET Developer
15 27 (4.42%) Lead Developer
15 27 (4.42%) Graduate .NET Developer
16 26 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
17 25 (4.09%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 573 (93.78%) .NET
2 402 (65.79%) ASP.NET
3 206 (33.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 202 (33.06%) HTML
5 200 (32.73%) .NET Framework
6 198 (32.41%) WCF
7 161 (26.35%) CSS
8 151 (24.71%) jQuery
9 116 (18.99%) Web Services
10 86 (14.08%) XML
11 85 (13.91%) HTML5
12 83 (13.58%) Entity Framework
13 78 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
14 76 (12.44%) RESTful
15 73 (11.95%) WinForms
16 72 (11.78%) WPF
17 68 (11.13%) Castle Windsor
18 65 (10.64%) Spring.NET
19 64 (10.47%) REST
20 60 (9.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.66%) Inversion of Control
2 49 (8.02%) N-Tier
3 39 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (6.22%) Computer Science
4 38 (6.22%) Mobile App
5 33 (5.40%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.29%) User Experience
7 7 (1.15%) W3C
8 6 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.98%) Tandem
9 5 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.65%) New Media
10 4 (0.65%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.49%) NHS
11 3 (0.49%) Statistics
11 3 (0.49%) Life Science
11 3 (0.49%) Social Media
12 2 (0.33%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.33%) BBC
13 1 (0.16%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 114 (18.66%) Windows
2 38 (6.22%) Android
3 36 (5.89%) Apple iOS
4 17 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
5 13 (2.13%) Windows Phone
6 11 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.80%) Windows Phone 7
7 7 (1.15%) Windows CE
7 7 (1.15%) Linux
8 4 (0.65%) UNIX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (55.16%) MVC
2 330 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (30.77%) TDD
4 164 (26.84%) Scrum
5 125 (20.46%) Dependency Injection
6 123 (20.13%) Web Application Development
7 114 (18.66%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (11.78%) BDD
9 71 (11.62%) SOA
10 64 (10.47%) Kanban
11 60 (9.82%) OO
12 56 (9.17%) MVVM
13 53 (8.67%) Unit Testing
14 52 (8.51%) Web Development
15 47 (7.69%) SDLC
16 37 (6.06%) Software Engineering
17 36 (5.89%) Mentoring
17 36 (5.89%) Domain-Driven Design
18 27 (4.42%) OOP
19 22 (3.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 208 (34.04%) JavaScript
2 201 (32.90%) SQL
3 118 (19.31%) VB.NET
4 117 (19.15%) VB
5 77 (12.60%) T-SQL
6 66 (10.80%) Java
7 33 (5.40%) Ruby
8 24 (3.93%) C++
9 22 (3.60%) PHP
10 13 (2.13%) VB6
11 11 (1.80%) C
12 8 (1.31%) VBA
13 7 (1.15%) Python
13 7 (1.15%) PHP5
13 7 (1.15%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.82%) VBScript
14 5 (0.82%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.49%) Perl
16 2 (0.33%) ActionScript 2.0
16 2 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (5.89%) Degree
2 21 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.15%) ISEB
4 4 (0.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.49%) MCITP
6 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PhD
7 1 (0.16%) MCP
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) MCSA
7 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.60%) QA
2 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) Plesk
2 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 175 (28.64%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.38%) Oracle
3 23 (3.76%) Facebook
4 12 (1.96%) Apple
5 5 (0.82%) Adobe
6 4 (0.65%) DevExpress
6 4 (0.65%) Metastorm
7 3 (0.49%) hybris
8 2 (0.33%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.33%) Sencha
8 2 (0.33%) Ektron
8 2 (0.33%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.33%) SAP
8 2 (0.33%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.16%) Sony
9 1 (0.16%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.16%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.16%) Google
Crewe, Cheshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Negotiable + bonus, including car allowance & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefitd
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago