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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 427 382 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.85% 24.16% 19.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.94% 40.94% 33.22%
Number of salaries quoted 363 357 372
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
1018 933 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.10% 59.01% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 838 809 1066
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 September 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 September 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 -1 112 £35,000 - 12
Macclesfield -4 51 £33,750 +3.84% 8
Crewe +9 43 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Wilmslow -4 35 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Chester 0 30 £35,000 +7.69% 20
Knutsford -7 24 £40,000 +6.66%
Nantwich +2 18 £30,000 +9.09%
Ellesmere Port 0 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Runcorn +2 9 £36,250 -0.68% 3
Northwich +8 2 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Sandbach +4 1 £33,500 -27.17%
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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#.

1 770 (92.11%) .NET
2 541 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 532 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 413 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
5 397 (47.49%) SQL
6 374 (44.74%) MVC
7 295 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 292 (34.93%) HTML
9 258 (30.86%) TDD
10 250 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 237 (28.35%) CSS
12 236 (28.23%) Microsoft
13 232 (27.75%) WCF
14 208 (24.88%) T-SQL
15 207 (24.76%) .NET Framework
16 201 (24.04%) Scrum
17 187 (22.37%) Windows
18 170 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
19 163 (19.50%) Web Services
20 157 (18.78%) Visual Studio
21 156 (18.66%) jQuery
22 141 (16.87%) XML
23 130 (15.55%) WPF
24 128 (15.31%) Web Application Development
25 126 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
26 124 (14.83%) LINQ
27 123 (14.71%) Finance
28 116 (13.88%) Castle Windsor
29 114 (13.64%) OO
30 111 (13.28%) MS Excel

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 57 (6.82%) IIS
2 46 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 37 (4.43%) Node.js
4 30 (3.59%) Umbraco
5 28 (3.35%) CMS
6 23 (2.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 23 (2.75%) NServiceBus
7 17 (2.03%) WordPress
8 6 (0.72%) Lync
9 5 (0.60%) Oracle Spatial
9 5 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.48%) Drupal
10 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.36%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.24%) Apache
12 2 (0.24%) Confluence
12 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 111 (13.28%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.47%) MS Office
3 18 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.48%) Magento
4 3 (0.36%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.24%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.20%) Trello
3 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.12%) Route 53
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 54 (6.46%) Internet
2 16 (1.91%) Wireless
3 6 (0.72%) Intranet
4 3 (0.36%) HTTP
5 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.24%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.12%) VPN
6 1 (0.12%) Broadband
6 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 126 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 81 (9.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 65 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 62 (7.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (6.70%) MySQL
7 54 (6.46%) Relational Database
8 34 (4.07%) NoSQL
9 28 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (1.79%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.20%) DTS
12 10 (1.20%) DB2
13 8 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.84%) Big Data
14 7 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.72%) OLAP
15 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
16 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 157 (18.78%) Visual Studio
2 106 (12.68%) NUnit
3 101 (12.08%) Rhino Mocks
4 93 (11.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 79 (9.45%) Moq
5 79 (9.45%) MSTest
6 61 (7.30%) Git (software)
7 41 (4.90%) Subversion
8 35 (4.19%) Selenium
9 22 (2.63%) JIRA
10 14 (1.67%) Selenium IDE
11 13 (1.56%) SpecFlow
12 12 (1.44%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (0.84%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
15 6 (0.72%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.60%) SoapUI
17 4 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 3 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 123 (14.71%) Finance
2 55 (6.58%) Retail
3 39 (4.67%) Marketing
4 30 (3.59%) Advertising
5 17 (2.03%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.84%) Games
9 6 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.60%) Legal
11 4 (0.48%) Electronics
12 2 (0.24%) Back Office
12 2 (0.24%) Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 710 (84.93%) Developer
2 399 (47.73%) .NET Developer
3 147 (17.58%) C# Developer
4 104 (12.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 103 (12.32%) Senior Developer
6 92 (11.00%) Software Developer
7 80 (9.57%) Web Developer
8 64 (7.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 61 (7.30%) Junior
10 60 (7.18%) Analyst
11 59 (7.06%) Junior Developer
12 58 (6.94%) Programmer
13 56 (6.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 50 (5.98%) Graduate
15 48 (5.74%) Graduate Developer
16 37 (4.43%) Software Engineer
17 36 (4.31%) Senior .NET Developer
18 33 (3.95%) .NET Programmer
19 31 (3.71%) Analyst Programmer
20 28 (3.35%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 770 (92.11%) .NET
2 532 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 292 (34.93%) HTML
4 250 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 237 (28.35%) CSS
6 232 (27.75%) WCF
7 207 (24.76%) .NET Framework
8 163 (19.50%) Web Services
9 156 (18.66%) jQuery
10 141 (16.87%) XML
11 130 (15.55%) WPF
12 124 (14.83%) LINQ
13 116 (13.88%) Castle Windsor
14 111 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 96 (11.48%) WinForms
16 88 (10.53%) HTML5
17 85 (10.17%) SOAP
18 84 (10.05%) Ninject
19 80 (9.57%) Spring.NET
20 79 (9.45%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.93%) Inversion of Control
2 56 (6.70%) Computer Science
3 46 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (4.43%) Social Network
5 26 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.15%) Blog
7 17 (2.03%) W3C
7 17 (2.03%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.79%) N-Tier
9 14 (1.67%) User Experience
10 13 (1.56%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.72%) Statistics
12 5 (0.60%) Streaming Music
12 5 (0.60%) GIS
12 5 (0.60%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.60%) Social Media
13 4 (0.48%) Mobile Games
13 4 (0.48%) Economics
13 4 (0.48%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.48%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 187 (22.37%) Windows
2 34 (4.07%) Apple iOS
3 32 (3.83%) Android
4 20 (2.39%) Linux
5 14 (1.67%) UNIX
6 10 (1.20%) AIX
7 9 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.96%) Windows Phone 8
8 8 (0.96%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.24%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (44.74%) MVC
3 258 (30.86%) TDD
4 201 (24.04%) Scrum
5 170 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
6 128 (15.31%) Web Application Development
7 114 (13.64%) OO
8 110 (13.16%) Dependency Injection
9 91 (10.89%) Software Engineering
10 90 (10.77%) BDD
11 89 (10.65%) MVVM
12 88 (10.53%) Kanban
13 54 (6.46%) SOA
14 50 (5.98%) Project Management
15 47 (5.62%) OOP
16 41 (4.90%) Unit Testing
17 36 (4.31%) CRM
18 29 (3.47%) Web Development
19 25 (2.99%) ETL
20 22 (2.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 397 (47.49%) SQL
2 295 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 208 (24.88%) T-SQL
4 106 (12.68%) VB.NET
5 95 (11.36%) VB
6 60 (7.18%) Java
7 49 (5.86%) C++
8 26 (3.11%) Ruby
9 25 (2.99%) PHP
10 19 (2.27%) VBA
11 18 (2.15%) C
12 12 (1.44%) VBScript
13 10 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.08%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.08%) Perl
14 9 (1.08%) XPath
15 7 (0.84%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.84%) Korn
16 6 (0.72%) PHP5
17 4 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (8.13%) Degree
2 29 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (2.99%) MCTS
4 23 (2.75%) MCP
4 23 (2.75%) MCAD
4 23 (2.75%) MCSD
5 13 (1.56%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.72%) HND
6 6 (0.72%) ISEB
7 4 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.30%) QA
2 20 (2.39%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (1.79%) XenApp
1 15 (1.79%) XenDesktop
2 12 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.12%) Puppet
3 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 236 (28.23%) Microsoft
2 51 (6.10%) Oracle
3 38 (4.55%) Facebook
4 23 (2.75%) Sitecore
5 20 (2.39%) Twitter
6 17 (2.03%) VMware
7 16 (1.91%) Citrix
8 15 (1.79%) IBM
9 12 (1.44%) JBoss
10 11 (1.32%) Google
11 10 (1.20%) Telerik
12 8 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.60%) Dundas
13 5 (0.60%) SAP
14 4 (0.48%) Open Text
15 3 (0.36%) EPiServer
16 2 (0.24%) DevExpress
16 2 (0.24%) Sage
16 2 (0.24%) Atlassian
16 2 (0.24%) AppSense
Macclesfield, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 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: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago