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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 7 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 243 331 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.25% 19.24% 24.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.51% 37.74% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 216 279 366
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
615 877 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.25% 50.99% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 532 707 763
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +2 72 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Chester +2 31 £40,000 +2.56% 9
Macclesfield 0 23 £27,000 -21.16% 6
Wilmslow +4 22 £35,000 +3.70% 6
Runcorn +7 18 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Knutsford +9 15 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Alderley Edge -5 14 £42,500 +41.66%
Crewe -1 9 £28,500 -28.75% 2
Ellesmere Port 0 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Frodsham 0 3 £25,000 -23.07%
Northwich -6 3 £37,500 +11.11%
Winsford +1 2 £37,500 -
Daresbury -1 1 £38,500 -
Congleton - 1 - -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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#.

1 399 (87.31%) .NET
2 286 (62.58%) SQL Server
3 284 (62.14%) ASP.NET
4 253 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
5 213 (46.61%) MVC
6 163 (35.67%) SQL
7 143 (31.29%) JavaScript
8 133 (29.10%) HTML
9 129 (28.23%) Scrum
10 124 (27.13%) CSS
11 119 (26.04%) TDD
12 116 (25.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 109 (23.85%) .NET Framework
14 100 (21.88%) Visual Studio
15 99 (21.66%) jQuery
16 93 (20.35%) Windows
17 88 (19.26%) Microsoft
18 86 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
19 83 (18.16%) Web Application Development
20 77 (16.85%) WCF
21 75 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 69 (15.10%) Web Development
23 68 (14.88%) MSTest
23 68 (14.88%) VB.NET
24 64 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
25 63 (13.79%) WPF
25 63 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
26 62 (13.57%) Unity DI Container
26 62 (13.57%) Inversion of Control
26 62 (13.57%) Rhino Mocks

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 25 (5.47%) Node.js
2 23 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.09%) CMS
5 4 (0.88%) WordPress
6 3 (0.66%) IIS
7 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.44%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.22%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (0.22%) Kentico
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 24 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.38%) Photoshop
3 18 (3.94%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.41%) Office 365
3 3 (0.66%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.03%) Internet
2 5 (1.09%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.66%) DNS
3 3 (0.66%) HTTP
4 2 (0.44%) DHCP
4 2 (0.44%) LAN
4 2 (0.44%) SAN
4 2 (0.44%) Skype
4 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) FTP
5 1 (0.22%) Intranet
5 1 (0.22%) PBX
5 1 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.22%) VLAN
5 1 (0.22%) VoIP
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
5 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (62.58%) SQL Server
2 63 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 43 (9.41%) MySQL
4 37 (8.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (6.13%) Relational Database
6 19 (4.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (3.50%) NoSQL
8 13 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.97%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.22%) Big Data
12 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 100 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 68 (14.88%) MSTest
3 62 (13.57%) NUnit
3 62 (13.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 61 (13.35%) Moq
5 54 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (7.66%) Subversion
7 34 (7.44%) Git (software)
8 19 (4.16%) Selenium
9 15 (3.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 14 (3.06%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.63%) JIRA
12 11 (2.41%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.97%) SoapUI
14 6 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.88%) SpecFlow
16 3 (0.66%) HP UFT
16 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
16 3 (0.66%) Maven
17 2 (0.44%) JUnit
General
1 47 (10.28%) Finance
2 35 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.50%) Electronics
4 14 (3.06%) Marketing
5 9 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.75%) Banking
7 7 (1.53%) Games
7 7 (1.53%) Legal
8 3 (0.66%) Advertising
8 3 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.66%) Law
9 2 (0.44%) Retail
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 359 (78.56%) Developer
2 271 (59.30%) .NET Developer
3 173 (37.86%) C# Developer
4 145 (31.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 87 (19.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 83 (18.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 66 (14.44%) .NET Software Developer
8 54 (11.82%) Junior
9 53 (11.60%) Software Developer
10 52 (11.38%) Junior Developer
11 43 (9.41%) Junior .NET Developer
11 43 (9.41%) Senior Developer
12 41 (8.97%) Graduate
12 41 (8.97%) Graduate Developer
13 40 (8.75%) C# Software Developer
14 34 (7.44%) Graduate .NET Developer
14 34 (7.44%) SQL Developer
15 32 (7.00%) Web Developer
16 29 (6.35%) Software Engineer
17 28 (6.13%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (87.31%) .NET
2 284 (62.14%) ASP.NET
3 133 (29.10%) HTML
4 124 (27.13%) CSS
5 116 (25.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 109 (23.85%) .NET Framework
7 99 (21.66%) jQuery
8 77 (16.85%) WCF
9 75 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 63 (13.79%) WPF
11 62 (13.57%) Unity DI Container
12 61 (13.35%) Castle Windsor
12 61 (13.35%) Ninject
12 61 (13.35%) Spring.NET
12 61 (13.35%) Web Services
13 59 (12.91%) AngularJS
14 52 (11.38%) WinForms
15 50 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (10.50%) HTML5
17 44 (9.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.57%) Inversion of Control
2 39 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.38%) Social Network
6 17 (3.72%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.06%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (1.97%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.31%) SCADA
10 4 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.66%) AS400
11 3 (0.66%) Chip and PIN
11 3 (0.66%) Contactless
11 3 (0.66%) FMCG
11 3 (0.66%) PMI
11 3 (0.66%) Tandem
12 2 (0.44%) Raspberry Pi
13 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.22%) Life Science
13 1 (0.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 93 (20.35%) Windows
2 19 (4.16%) Linux
3 14 (3.06%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (3.06%) Windows CE
4 6 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.09%) Unix
5 5 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.88%) Android
7 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (46.61%) MVC
3 129 (28.23%) Scrum
4 119 (26.04%) TDD
5 86 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (18.16%) Web Application Development
7 69 (15.10%) Web Development
8 64 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
9 61 (13.35%) Kanban
10 52 (11.38%) OO
11 50 (10.94%) MVVM
12 43 (9.41%) Software Engineering
13 40 (8.75%) BDD
14 38 (8.32%) SDLC
15 37 (8.10%) Test Automation
16 35 (7.66%) OOP
17 32 (7.00%) Mentoring
17 32 (7.00%) Project Management
18 24 (5.25%) Unit Testing
19 23 (5.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 163 (35.67%) SQL
2 143 (31.29%) JavaScript
3 68 (14.88%) VB.NET
4 60 (13.13%) VB
5 48 (10.50%) T-SQL
6 33 (7.22%) Java
7 29 (6.35%) PHP
8 25 (5.47%) C++
9 18 (3.94%) C
10 16 (3.50%) Embedded C
11 11 (2.41%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.41%) Ruby
12 10 (2.19%) PHP 5
13 8 (1.75%) VB6
14 6 (1.31%) VC++
15 3 (0.66%) COBOL
15 3 (0.66%) Delphi
15 3 (0.66%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 50 (10.94%) Degree
2 14 (3.06%) HNC
2 14 (3.06%) HND
3 8 (1.75%) ISEB
3 8 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.66%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.66%) QA
2 14 (3.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.44%) Firmware
3 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 88 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.03%) Twitter
3 22 (4.81%) Facebook
4 6 (1.31%) Oracle
4 6 (1.31%) Wonderware
5 4 (0.88%) Cisco
5 4 (0.88%) VMware
5 4 (0.88%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.66%) IBM
6 3 (0.66%) SAP
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe
7 1 (0.22%) Apple
7 1 (0.22%) Avaya
7 1 (0.22%) Citrix
7 1 (0.22%) Dell
7 1 (0.22%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.22%) HP
7 1 (0.22%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.22%) NetApp
7 1 (0.22%) Progress
Cheshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
NECS
Salary: £31,383 - 41,373 per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience +Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago