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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 314 395 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.84% 23.17% 20.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.98% 44.78% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 281 353 331
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 £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,250 £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
924 882 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.50% 51.73% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 754 715 846
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £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 3 July 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 July 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 -3 118 £37,500 +7.14% 26
Knutsford -1 33 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Crewe -4 28 £40,000 -12.08% 11
Wilmslow -1 20 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Chester -9 18 £44,500 +11.94% 19
Runcorn +2 16 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Ellesmere Port +1 16 £40,000 - 3
Macclesfield -7 7 £32,500 -5.79% 2
Widnes - 3 £37,000 - 2
Northwich +2 2 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Frodsham - 2 £42,500 - 1
Nantwich -1 1 £45,000 +50.00% 2
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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#.

1 594 (92.96%) .NET
2 430 (67.29%) ASP.NET
3 384 (60.09%) SQL Server
4 353 (55.24%) MVC
5 347 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
6 219 (34.27%) HTML
7 218 (34.12%) JavaScript
8 211 (33.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 206 (32.24%) SQL
10 204 (31.92%) WCF
11 189 (29.58%) .NET Framework
12 182 (28.48%) TDD
13 180 (28.17%) Microsoft
14 176 (27.54%) CSS
15 168 (26.29%) jQuery
16 158 (24.73%) Scrum
17 130 (20.34%) Dependency Injection
18 129 (20.19%) Web Services
19 121 (18.94%) Web Application Development
20 113 (17.68%) MS Excel
21 110 (17.21%) VB
22 108 (16.90%) Windows
23 107 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
24 104 (16.28%) VB.NET
25 103 (16.12%) Visual Studio
25 103 (16.12%) Finance
26 98 (15.34%) HTML5
27 91 (14.24%) Entity Framework
28 86 (13.46%) XML
28 86 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (6.73%) Node.js
2 26 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.29%) IIS
4 12 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.10%) CMS
7 6 (0.94%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.63%) Apache
9 2 (0.31%) SAS
9 2 (0.31%) WordPress
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 113 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.19%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.88%) Photoshop
4 11 (1.72%) MS Project
5 10 (1.56%) Fireworks
6 7 (1.10%) MS Office
7 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.47%) Mingle
9 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.16%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 16 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.01%) SaaS
2 13 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.47%) Trello
4 2 (0.31%) GitHub
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.76%) Internet
2 18 (2.82%) Wireless
3 9 (1.41%) GPRS
3 9 (1.41%) UMTS
4 5 (0.78%) Intranet
5 4 (0.63%) ATM
6 2 (0.31%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (60.09%) SQL Server
2 63 (9.86%) NoSQL
3 59 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (7.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (3.44%) Relational Database
7 19 (2.97%) MySQL
8 13 (2.03%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.41%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.25%) RavenDB
11 8 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.63%) OLTP
15 3 (0.47%) Data Mining
16 2 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 103 (16.12%) Visual Studio
2 61 (9.55%) NUnit
3 60 (9.39%) Moq
4 56 (8.76%) Rhino Mocks
4 56 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 52 (8.14%) MSTest
6 41 (6.42%) Subversion
7 33 (5.16%) Git (software)
8 13 (2.03%) Selenium
8 13 (2.03%) Grunt
8 13 (2.03%) gulp
9 12 (1.88%) Bower
10 11 (1.72%) JIRA
11 7 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 7 (1.10%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.78%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.63%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.63%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 103 (16.12%) Finance
2 40 (6.26%) Marketing
3 33 (5.16%) Retail
4 26 (4.07%) Advertising
5 18 (2.82%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.56%) Back Office
7 9 (1.41%) Games
8 6 (0.94%) Banking
9 4 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.47%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.31%) Automotive
11 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 543 (84.98%) Developer
2 374 (58.53%) .NET Developer
3 136 (21.28%) C# Developer
4 110 (17.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 91 (14.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 81 (12.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 80 (12.52%) Software Developer
8 67 (10.49%) Web Developer
9 57 (8.92%) Senior Developer
10 44 (6.89%) .NET Web Developer
11 40 (6.26%) Junior
12 39 (6.10%) Junior Developer
13 34 (5.32%) Graduate
14 33 (5.16%) C# Web Developer
15 32 (5.01%) Graduate Developer
16 30 (4.69%) Lead Developer
17 29 (4.54%) Graduate .NET Developer
18 28 (4.38%) Junior .NET Developer
19 27 (4.23%) Lead .NET Developer
20 25 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 594 (92.96%) .NET
2 430 (67.29%) ASP.NET
3 219 (34.27%) HTML
4 211 (33.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 204 (31.92%) WCF
6 189 (29.58%) .NET Framework
7 176 (27.54%) CSS
8 168 (26.29%) jQuery
9 129 (20.19%) Web Services
10 98 (15.34%) HTML5
11 91 (14.24%) Entity Framework
12 86 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 86 (13.46%) XML
13 84 (13.15%) WPF
14 83 (12.99%) RESTful
15 79 (12.36%) WinForms
16 73 (11.42%) AngularJS
17 65 (10.17%) REST
18 62 (9.70%) Spring.NET
18 62 (9.70%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.23%) Inversion of Control
2 57 (8.92%) N-Tier
3 42 (6.57%) Mobile App
4 41 (6.42%) Computer Science
5 31 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.35%) User Experience
8 12 (1.88%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.72%) Tandem
10 6 (0.94%) W3C
10 6 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.78%) New Media
12 4 (0.63%) NHS
12 4 (0.63%) Cryptography
13 3 (0.47%) Statistics
14 2 (0.31%) Taxonomies
14 2 (0.31%) PMI
14 2 (0.31%) Replication
14 2 (0.31%) Life Science
15 1 (0.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 108 (16.90%) Windows
2 46 (7.20%) Android
3 43 (6.73%) Apple iOS
4 20 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
5 17 (2.66%) Windows Phone
6 15 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (2.35%) Windows Phone 7
7 10 (1.56%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.63%) UNIX
9 3 (0.47%) Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (55.24%) MVC
2 347 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (28.48%) TDD
4 158 (24.73%) Scrum
5 130 (20.34%) Dependency Injection
6 121 (18.94%) Web Application Development
7 107 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
8 73 (11.42%) BDD
9 67 (10.49%) MVVM
10 65 (10.17%) SOA
11 62 (9.70%) Kanban
12 61 (9.55%) SDLC
13 59 (9.23%) Web Development
14 54 (8.45%) OO
15 49 (7.67%) Unit Testing
16 45 (7.04%) Software Engineering
17 37 (5.79%) Mentoring
18 35 (5.48%) Domain-Driven Design
19 30 (4.69%) OOP
20 26 (4.07%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 218 (34.12%) JavaScript
2 206 (32.24%) SQL
3 110 (17.21%) VB
4 104 (16.28%) VB.NET
5 77 (12.05%) T-SQL
6 76 (11.89%) Java
7 28 (4.38%) Ruby
8 22 (3.44%) C++
9 21 (3.29%) PHP
10 11 (1.72%) C
11 10 (1.56%) VB6
12 7 (1.10%) Python
13 6 (0.94%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.78%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.78%) VBScript
15 4 (0.63%) VBA
16 3 (0.47%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.47%) Perl
16 3 (0.47%) PHP5
17 2 (0.31%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 32 (5.01%) Degree
2 21 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.25%) ISEB
4 5 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.47%) MCITP
7 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.16%) MCSE
8 1 (0.16%) MCSA
8 1 (0.16%) PhD
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.23%) QA
2 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.16%) HL7
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Plesk
2 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 180 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.63%) Oracle
3 26 (4.07%) Facebook
4 15 (2.35%) Apple
5 5 (0.78%) Adobe
6 4 (0.63%) Metastorm
6 4 (0.63%) DevExpress
7 3 (0.47%) hybris
8 2 (0.31%) Sencha
8 2 (0.31%) Ektron
8 2 (0.31%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.31%) SAP
9 1 (0.16%) ION Trading
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Highly competitive + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago