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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 8 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 327 361 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.81% 22.37% 27.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 41.40% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 270 326 507
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 £30,000 £29,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
872 872 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.49% 54.03% 62.38%
Number of salaries quoted 717 709 1076
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 92 £35,000 -6.66% 27
Macclesfield -3 70 £40,000 +23.07% 9
Wilmslow -1 24 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Crewe +12 23 £43,500 +8.75% 6
Knutsford +7 17 £40,000 +5.96% 6
Chester -5 15 £40,000 - 16
Ellesmere Port - 9 £40,000 - 1
Runcorn -3 8 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Sandbach - 8 £37,500 -
Alderley Edge - 7 £30,000 -
Northwich 0 6 £30,000 -14.28%
Daresbury - 3 - -
Nantwich +2 1 £18,000 -52.00% 1
Winsford 0 1 - -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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#.

1 657 (95.36%) .NET
2 467 (67.78%) ASP.NET
3 406 (58.93%) SQL Server
4 382 (55.44%) MVC
5 350 (50.80%) Agile Software Development
6 292 (42.38%) HTML
7 280 (40.64%) JavaScript
8 276 (40.06%) SQL
9 268 (38.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 237 (34.40%) TDD
11 230 (33.38%) CSS
12 218 (31.64%) WCF
13 208 (30.19%) .NET Framework
14 194 (28.16%) jQuery
15 178 (25.83%) Microsoft
16 168 (24.38%) Windows
17 164 (23.80%) Scrum
18 144 (20.90%) Visual Studio
19 143 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
20 137 (19.88%) Web Application Development
21 131 (19.01%) VB.NET
22 125 (18.14%) Web Services
23 121 (17.56%) Finance
24 113 (16.40%) HTML5
25 109 (15.82%) Dependency Injection
26 103 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
27 101 (14.66%) LINQ
27 101 (14.66%) VB
28 100 (14.51%) NUnit
29 98 (14.22%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 72 (10.45%) Node.js
2 39 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 38 (5.52%) IIS
4 27 (3.92%) CMS
4 27 (3.92%) Umbraco
5 24 (3.48%) NServiceBus
6 15 (2.18%) WordPress
7 12 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.73%) JBoss
10 2 (0.29%) Apache
11 1 (0.15%) Flash Media Server
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 87 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.18%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.44%) MS Office
5 1 (0.15%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.76%) SaaS
3 4 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.29%) Office 365
4 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (9.58%) Internet
2 19 (2.76%) Wireless
3 13 (1.89%) HTTP
4 11 (1.60%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.44%) Intranet
5 3 (0.44%) ATM
6 2 (0.29%) GPRS
6 2 (0.29%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 92 (13.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (11.90%) NoSQL
4 75 (10.89%) MySQL
5 57 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 26 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (2.61%) RDBMS
10 17 (2.47%) Big Data
11 12 (1.74%) MongoDB
12 11 (1.60%) RavenDB
12 11 (1.60%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.87%) DTS
16 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 4 (0.58%) OLTP
17 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
18 3 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 144 (20.90%) Visual Studio
2 103 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 100 (14.51%) NUnit
4 90 (13.06%) Git (software)
5 68 (9.87%) Rhino Mocks
5 68 (9.87%) Moq
6 62 (9.00%) MSTest
7 44 (6.39%) Subversion
8 38 (5.52%) Selenium
9 30 (4.35%) SpecFlow
10 29 (4.21%) JIRA
11 9 (1.31%) Mercurial
12 8 (1.16%) WebDriver
12 8 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
13 7 (1.02%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.02%) Selenium IDE
14 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.87%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.87%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 121 (17.56%) Finance
2 45 (6.53%) Marketing
3 34 (4.93%) Retail
4 28 (4.06%) Advertising
5 23 (3.34%) Financial Institution
6 20 (2.90%) Games
7 12 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.87%) Back Office
9 5 (0.73%) Legal
10 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.44%) Banking
11 2 (0.29%) Electronics
11 2 (0.29%) Automotive
11 2 (0.29%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 588 (85.34%) Developer
2 399 (57.91%) .NET Developer
3 114 (16.55%) C# Developer
4 91 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 81 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 75 (10.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 67 (9.72%) Web Developer
8 63 (9.14%) Software Developer
9 56 (8.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 39 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
11 38 (5.52%) Analyst
12 35 (5.08%) Junior
13 34 (4.93%) Junior Developer
14 32 (4.64%) Graduate
15 29 (4.21%) Graduate Developer
16 27 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
17 26 (3.77%) Junior .NET Developer
17 26 (3.77%) C# Software Developer
18 25 (3.63%) Graduate .NET Developer
18 25 (3.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 657 (95.36%) .NET
2 467 (67.78%) ASP.NET
3 292 (42.38%) HTML
4 268 (38.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 230 (33.38%) CSS
6 218 (31.64%) WCF
7 208 (30.19%) .NET Framework
8 194 (28.16%) jQuery
9 125 (18.14%) Web Services
10 113 (16.40%) HTML5
11 101 (14.66%) LINQ
12 93 (13.50%) WPF
13 86 (12.48%) Castle Windsor
14 85 (12.34%) XML
15 79 (11.47%) ASP.NET Web API
16 75 (10.89%) WinForms
17 71 (10.30%) Spring.NET
18 69 (10.01%) RESTful
19 68 (9.87%) CSS3
20 66 (9.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.58%) Inversion of Control
2 56 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.92%) N-Tier
6 22 (3.19%) Social Media
7 19 (2.76%) User Experience
8 18 (2.61%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.60%) BBC
10 10 (1.45%) W3C
11 9 (1.31%) Social Network
12 7 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.73%) Open Source
14 4 (0.58%) Life Science
14 4 (0.58%) Cryptography
15 3 (0.44%) Statistics
15 3 (0.44%) NHS
15 3 (0.44%) New Media
16 2 (0.29%) CAN bus
16 2 (0.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 168 (24.38%) Windows
2 34 (4.93%) Apple iOS
3 33 (4.79%) Android
4 31 (4.50%) Linux
5 15 (2.18%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (0.87%) UNIX
7 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.29%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (55.44%) MVC
2 350 (50.80%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (34.40%) TDD
4 164 (23.80%) Scrum
5 143 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
6 137 (19.88%) Web Application Development
7 109 (15.82%) Dependency Injection
8 98 (14.22%) OO
9 95 (13.79%) BDD
10 75 (10.89%) Kanban
11 64 (9.29%) MVVM
12 63 (9.14%) SOA
13 55 (7.98%) Unit Testing
14 43 (6.24%) Software Engineering
15 35 (5.08%) CRM
15 35 (5.08%) OOP
16 29 (4.21%) Web Development
16 29 (4.21%) Domain-Driven Design
16 29 (4.21%) Mentoring
17 21 (3.05%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 280 (40.64%) JavaScript
2 276 (40.06%) SQL
3 131 (19.01%) VB.NET
4 101 (14.66%) VB
5 98 (14.22%) T-SQL
6 56 (8.13%) Java
7 45 (6.53%) C++
8 44 (6.39%) Ruby
9 39 (5.66%) PHP
10 23 (3.34%) C
11 22 (3.19%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.74%) VB6
12 12 (1.74%) PHP5
13 8 (1.16%) VBA
14 6 (0.87%) Assembly Language
15 5 (0.73%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.58%) VBScript
17 3 (0.44%) XPath
18 2 (0.29%) ActionScript 2.0
18 2 (0.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 39 (5.66%) Degree
2 19 (2.76%) VCP4
3 12 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.44%) MCITP
5 3 (0.44%) MCP
6 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.15%) MCSE
7 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.77%) QA
2 11 (1.60%) SLA
3 4 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.73%) Docker
2 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.73%) Puppet
2 5 (0.73%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 178 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.81%) Facebook
3 38 (5.52%) Oracle
4 17 (2.47%) EPiServer
5 15 (2.18%) Eloqua
6 13 (1.89%) Apple
7 12 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.60%) Google
9 10 (1.45%) Yahoo!
9 10 (1.45%) Sony
10 9 (1.31%) Sitecore
10 9 (1.31%) Twitter
11 5 (0.73%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.44%) Open Text
13 2 (0.29%) VMware
13 2 (0.29%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.29%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.15%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.15%) Adobe
14 1 (0.15%) Lagan
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
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
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago