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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 412 437 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.65% 26.81% 21.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.20% 43.66% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 357 403 386
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
1000 1001 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.13% 61.41% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 858 858 1005
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 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 October 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 -3 113 £35,000 - 27
Macclesfield -3 53 £40,500 +24.61% 5
Crewe +2 47 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Wilmslow -4 43 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Chester -5 30 £35,000 +11.11% 8
Knutsford -5 23 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Ellesmere Port -2 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Nantwich +4 9 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Runcorn -2 7 £33,750 -7.53% 3
Northwich -2 1 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Middlewich - 1 £31,000 - 1
Alderley Edge - 1 £41,500 - 2
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (92.87%) .NET
2 537 (66.05%) ASP.NET
3 512 (62.98%) SQL Server
4 400 (49.20%) Agile Software Development
5 393 (48.34%) MVC
6 379 (46.62%) SQL
7 319 (39.24%) JavaScript
8 314 (38.62%) HTML
9 271 (33.33%) TDD
10 268 (32.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 248 (30.50%) WCF
12 246 (30.26%) CSS
13 221 (27.18%) Microsoft
14 212 (26.08%) .NET Framework
15 198 (24.35%) Scrum
16 186 (22.88%) Windows
17 180 (22.14%) T-SQL
18 177 (21.77%) Continuous Integration
19 170 (20.91%) Visual Studio
20 167 (20.54%) jQuery
21 163 (20.05%) Web Services
22 139 (17.10%) Web Application Development
23 134 (16.48%) WPF
23 134 (16.48%) Finance
24 126 (15.50%) LINQ
25 125 (15.38%) XML
26 121 (14.88%) Dependency Injection
27 119 (14.64%) Castle Windsor
28 116 (14.27%) OO
29 112 (13.78%) SQL Server 2008

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 58 (7.13%) IIS
2 48 (5.90%) SharePoint
3 45 (5.54%) Node.js
4 32 (3.94%) Umbraco
5 29 (3.57%) CMS
6 26 (3.20%) NServiceBus
7 19 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (1.97%) WordPress
9 12 (1.48%) JBoss
10 5 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.62%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (0.49%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.49%) Drupal
11 4 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.37%) Lync
12 3 (0.37%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.25%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.25%) Confluence
13 2 (0.25%) Apache
14 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 104 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.46%) MS Office
3 10 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.74%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
6 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.49%) Magento
4 3 (0.37%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.25%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.25%) SaaS
3 2 (0.25%) Trello
4 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.01%) Internet
2 17 (2.09%) Wireless
3 9 (1.11%) HTTP
4 8 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.62%) Intranet
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) Broadband
6 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (62.98%) SQL Server
2 112 (13.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (9.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 63 (7.75%) MySQL
5 58 (7.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (7.13%) Relational Database
6 56 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 41 (5.04%) NoSQL
8 23 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.72%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.35%) DTS
11 10 (1.23%) Big Data
11 10 (1.23%) DB2
12 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.49%) SAP HANA
13 4 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 170 (20.91%) Visual Studio
2 109 (13.41%) NUnit
3 105 (12.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 101 (12.42%) Rhino Mocks
5 85 (10.46%) MSTest
6 83 (10.21%) Moq
7 71 (8.73%) Git (software)
8 39 (4.80%) Subversion
9 36 (4.43%) Selenium
10 23 (2.83%) JIRA
11 20 (2.46%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.23%) Selenium IDE
13 8 (0.98%) WebDriver
13 8 (0.98%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
14 7 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
15 6 (0.74%) SoapUI
15 6 (0.74%) Eclipse
16 5 (0.62%) TeamCity
17 4 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 134 (16.48%) Finance
2 54 (6.64%) Retail
3 52 (6.40%) Marketing
4 38 (4.67%) Advertising
5 17 (2.09%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.86%) Games
8 6 (0.74%) Electronics
8 6 (0.74%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.62%) Legal
10 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.25%) Back Office
11 2 (0.25%) Billing
11 2 (0.25%) Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 687 (84.50%) Developer
2 404 (49.69%) .NET Developer
3 129 (15.87%) C# Developer
4 98 (12.05%) Senior Developer
5 97 (11.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 86 (10.58%) Web Developer
7 83 (10.21%) Software Developer
8 74 (9.10%) ASP.NET Developer
9 57 (7.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 54 (6.64%) Junior
10 54 (6.64%) Analyst
11 52 (6.40%) Graduate
11 52 (6.40%) Junior Developer
12 49 (6.03%) Graduate Developer
12 49 (6.03%) Programmer
13 38 (4.67%) Senior .NET Developer
14 36 (4.43%) .NET Programmer
15 33 (4.06%) Software Engineer
16 32 (3.94%) Analyst Programmer
17 29 (3.57%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 755 (92.87%) .NET
2 537 (66.05%) ASP.NET
3 314 (38.62%) HTML
4 268 (32.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 248 (30.50%) WCF
6 246 (30.26%) CSS
7 212 (26.08%) .NET Framework
8 167 (20.54%) jQuery
9 163 (20.05%) Web Services
10 134 (16.48%) WPF
11 126 (15.50%) LINQ
12 125 (15.38%) XML
13 119 (14.64%) Castle Windsor
14 111 (13.65%) HTML5
15 91 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 91 (11.19%) WinForms
16 88 (10.82%) Ninject
17 87 (10.70%) SOAP
18 84 (10.33%) Spring.NET
19 83 (10.21%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 88 (10.82%) Inversion of Control
2 59 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 57 (7.01%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (4.67%) Social Network
5 29 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (1.97%) User Experience
7 14 (1.72%) Blog
7 14 (1.72%) Social Media
7 14 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.48%) N-Tier
10 11 (1.35%) W3C
11 5 (0.62%) GIS
11 5 (0.62%) Mobile Games
11 5 (0.62%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.62%) Streaming Music
12 4 (0.49%) Statistics
12 4 (0.49%) Physics
12 4 (0.49%) BBC
12 4 (0.49%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 186 (22.88%) Windows
2 36 (4.43%) Apple iOS
3 33 (4.06%) Android
4 28 (3.44%) Linux
5 10 (1.23%) UNIX
5 10 (1.23%) AIX
6 8 (0.98%) Windows Phone
6 8 (0.98%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.25%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (49.20%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (48.34%) MVC
3 271 (33.33%) TDD
4 198 (24.35%) Scrum
5 177 (21.77%) Continuous Integration
6 139 (17.10%) Web Application Development
7 121 (14.88%) Dependency Injection
8 116 (14.27%) OO
9 96 (11.81%) MVVM
10 93 (11.44%) Kanban
11 92 (11.32%) BDD
12 84 (10.33%) Software Engineering
13 59 (7.26%) SOA
14 48 (5.90%) OOP
15 40 (4.92%) Project Management
16 38 (4.67%) CRM
17 33 (4.06%) Unit Testing
18 27 (3.32%) Web Development
19 22 (2.71%) Continuous Improvement
20 21 (2.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 379 (46.62%) SQL
2 319 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 180 (22.14%) T-SQL
4 99 (12.18%) VB.NET
5 88 (10.82%) VB
6 61 (7.50%) Java
7 53 (6.52%) C++
8 33 (4.06%) Ruby
9 32 (3.94%) PHP
10 23 (2.83%) C
11 13 (1.60%) VBScript
11 13 (1.60%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.48%) VBA
13 10 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.11%) XPath
15 7 (0.86%) Korn
16 6 (0.74%) PHP5
16 6 (0.74%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.74%) Perl
16 6 (0.74%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 60 (7.38%) Degree
2 22 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.21%) MCTS
3 18 (2.21%) MCP
4 17 (2.09%) MCAD
4 17 (2.09%) MCSD
5 14 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.25%) HND
7 2 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.52%) QA
2 21 (2.58%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.11%) XenApp
1 9 (1.11%) XenDesktop
2 8 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.49%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.25%) Puppet
3 2 (0.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 221 (27.18%) Microsoft
2 52 (6.40%) Facebook
3 43 (5.29%) Oracle
4 25 (3.08%) Twitter
5 20 (2.46%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.85%) IBM
7 12 (1.48%) VMware
8 10 (1.23%) EPiServer
8 10 (1.23%) Google
8 10 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.23%) Citrix
8 10 (1.23%) Telerik
9 6 (0.74%) Apple
10 5 (0.62%) SAP
10 5 (0.62%) Eloqua
10 5 (0.62%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.49%) Yahoo!
11 4 (0.49%) Open Text
11 4 (0.49%) Sony
12 3 (0.37%) Dundas
Crewe, Cheshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Alex James Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago