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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 409 429 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.67% 26.21% 20.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.19% 43.07% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 351 397 390
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 £43,500 £50,000
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
993 996 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.18% 60.84% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 845 852 1044
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £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 21 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 21 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 -2 110 £35,000 - 28
Macclesfield -2 52 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Crewe +4 47 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Wilmslow -4 42 £40,000 +10.34% 10
Chester -5 30 £35,000 +11.11% 9
Knutsford -10 22 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Ellesmere Port -2 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Nantwich - 10 £42,500 - 2
Runcorn -1 7 £33,750 -7.53% 4
Northwich +1 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 21 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#.

1 749 (92.70%) .NET
2 532 (65.84%) ASP.NET
3 510 (63.12%) SQL Server
4 398 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
5 386 (47.77%) MVC
6 377 (46.66%) SQL
7 314 (38.86%) JavaScript
8 310 (38.37%) HTML
9 266 (32.92%) TDD
10 260 (32.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 245 (30.32%) WCF
12 244 (30.20%) CSS
13 225 (27.85%) Microsoft
14 212 (26.24%) .NET Framework
15 194 (24.01%) Scrum
16 185 (22.90%) Windows
17 182 (22.52%) T-SQL
18 176 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
19 169 (20.92%) Visual Studio
20 165 (20.42%) jQuery
21 163 (20.17%) Web Services
22 134 (16.58%) Finance
22 134 (16.58%) Web Application Development
23 133 (16.46%) WPF
24 127 (15.72%) XML
25 125 (15.47%) LINQ
26 117 (14.48%) Dependency Injection
27 116 (14.36%) Castle Windsor
28 113 (13.99%) SQL Server 2008
28 113 (13.99%) OO

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (7.18%) IIS
2 47 (5.82%) SharePoint
3 43 (5.32%) Node.js
4 31 (3.84%) Umbraco
5 28 (3.47%) CMS
6 26 (3.22%) NServiceBus
7 19 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 15 (1.86%) WordPress
9 12 (1.49%) JBoss
10 5 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.62%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.50%) Drupal
11 4 (0.50%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.37%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.37%) Lync
13 2 (0.25%) Apache
13 2 (0.25%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.25%) Confluence
14 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 105 (13.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.48%) MS Office
3 10 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.62%) 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 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.50%) Magento
4 3 (0.37%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.25%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.32%) 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 55 (6.81%) Internet
2 17 (2.10%) Wireless
3 9 (1.11%) HTTP
4 8 (0.99%) 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
1 510 (63.12%) SQL Server
2 113 (13.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (9.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 61 (7.55%) MySQL
5 58 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (7.18%) Relational Database
6 56 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (4.83%) NoSQL
8 23 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.73%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.36%) DTS
11 10 (1.24%) DB2
11 10 (1.24%) Big Data
12 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.50%) SAP HANA
14 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 169 (20.92%) Visual Studio
2 106 (13.12%) NUnit
3 102 (12.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 98 (12.13%) Rhino Mocks
5 82 (10.15%) MSTest
6 80 (9.90%) Moq
7 69 (8.54%) Git (software)
8 39 (4.83%) Subversion
9 35 (4.33%) Selenium
10 22 (2.72%) JIRA
11 19 (2.35%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.24%) Selenium IDE
13 8 (0.99%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.87%) WebDriver
14 7 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
14 7 (0.87%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
15 6 (0.74%) SoapUI
16 5 (0.62%) TeamCity
17 4 (0.50%) Jenkins
General
1 134 (16.58%) Finance
2 54 (6.68%) Retail
3 50 (6.19%) Marketing
4 37 (4.58%) Advertising
5 17 (2.10%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.87%) Games
8 6 (0.74%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.62%) Legal
9 5 (0.62%) Electronics
10 4 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.25%) Back Office
11 2 (0.25%) Banking
11 2 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 683 (84.53%) Developer
2 398 (49.26%) .NET Developer
3 131 (16.21%) C# Developer
4 100 (12.38%) Senior Developer
5 98 (12.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 86 (10.64%) Web Developer
7 83 (10.27%) Software Developer
8 74 (9.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 58 (7.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 56 (6.93%) Analyst
11 54 (6.68%) Junior
12 52 (6.44%) Junior Developer
13 51 (6.31%) Programmer
13 51 (6.31%) Graduate
14 48 (5.94%) Graduate Developer
15 39 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
16 36 (4.46%) .NET Programmer
17 34 (4.21%) Software Engineer
18 33 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
19 28 (3.47%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 749 (92.70%) .NET
2 532 (65.84%) ASP.NET
3 310 (38.37%) HTML
4 260 (32.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 245 (30.32%) WCF
6 244 (30.20%) CSS
7 212 (26.24%) .NET Framework
8 165 (20.42%) jQuery
9 163 (20.17%) Web Services
10 133 (16.46%) WPF
11 127 (15.72%) XML
12 125 (15.47%) LINQ
13 116 (14.36%) Castle Windsor
14 111 (13.74%) HTML5
15 91 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 89 (11.01%) WinForms
17 88 (10.89%) SOAP
18 85 (10.52%) Ninject
19 81 (10.02%) Spring.NET
20 80 (9.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (10.52%) Inversion of Control
2 58 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 56 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (4.58%) Social Network
5 28 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (1.98%) User Experience
7 15 (1.86%) Blog
8 14 (1.73%) Client/Server
8 14 (1.73%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.49%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.49%) Social Media
10 11 (1.36%) W3C
11 5 (0.62%) Streaming Music
11 5 (0.62%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.62%) GIS
11 5 (0.62%) Mobile Games
12 4 (0.50%) Economics
12 4 (0.50%) Physics
12 4 (0.50%) Statistics
13 3 (0.37%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 185 (22.90%) Windows
2 37 (4.58%) Apple iOS
3 34 (4.21%) Android
4 27 (3.34%) Linux
5 10 (1.24%) UNIX
5 10 (1.24%) AIX
6 8 (0.99%) Windows Phone
6 8 (0.99%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.25%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (47.77%) MVC
3 266 (32.92%) TDD
4 194 (24.01%) Scrum
5 176 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
6 134 (16.58%) Web Application Development
7 117 (14.48%) Dependency Injection
8 113 (13.99%) OO
9 93 (11.51%) MVVM
10 91 (11.26%) BDD
11 90 (11.14%) Kanban
12 86 (10.64%) Software Engineering
13 57 (7.05%) SOA
14 47 (5.82%) OOP
15 40 (4.95%) Project Management
16 37 (4.58%) CRM
17 32 (3.96%) Unit Testing
18 28 (3.47%) Web Development
19 21 (2.60%) Mentoring
20 20 (2.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 377 (46.66%) SQL
2 314 (38.86%) JavaScript
3 182 (22.52%) T-SQL
4 97 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 87 (10.77%) VB
6 61 (7.55%) Java
7 54 (6.68%) C++
8 33 (4.08%) PHP
9 31 (3.84%) Ruby
10 24 (2.97%) C
11 14 (1.73%) VBScript
12 13 (1.61%) VBA
13 12 (1.49%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.24%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.11%) XPath
16 7 (0.87%) Korn
16 7 (0.87%) Perl
17 6 (0.74%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.74%) Assembly Language
17 6 (0.74%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 61 (7.55%) Degree
2 22 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.23%) MCP
3 18 (2.23%) MCTS
4 17 (2.10%) MCAD
4 17 (2.10%) MCSD
5 14 (1.73%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.37%) ISEB
7 3 (0.37%) HND
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.56%) QA
2 20 (2.48%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.24%) XenApp
1 10 (1.24%) XenDesktop
2 8 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.50%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.25%) Puppet
3 2 (0.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 225 (27.85%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.06%) Facebook
3 41 (5.07%) Oracle
4 24 (2.97%) Twitter
5 20 (2.48%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.86%) IBM
7 12 (1.49%) VMware
8 11 (1.36%) Citrix
9 10 (1.24%) Telerik
9 10 (1.24%) Google
10 9 (1.11%) EPiServer
10 9 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.62%) DevExpress
11 5 (0.62%) Apple
11 5 (0.62%) SAP
12 4 (0.50%) Open Text
12 4 (0.50%) Eloqua
13 3 (0.37%) Yahoo!
13 3 (0.37%) Dundas
13 3 (0.37%) Sony
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Alex James Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 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: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago