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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 358 440 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.87% 25.73% 29.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.04% 41.59% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 318 382 602
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
894 1058 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.13% 61.87% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 783 867 1262
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 0 113 £35,000 - 18
Macclesfield -2 63 £42,500 +21.42% 15
Wilmslow -5 34 £40,000 +21.21% 7
Crewe +1 28 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Knutsford +10 22 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Chester -11 16 £34,500 -5.47% 10
Ellesmere Port - 10 £40,000 - 1
Northwich +1 9 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Runcorn -5 5 £37,750 +7.85%
Sandbach - 5 - -
Nantwich +5 4 £32,000 -8.57%
Alderley Edge - 2 £41,500 -
Frodsham - 1 £34,000 -
Middlewich - 1 £31,000 -
Daresbury - 1 - -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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#.

1 734 (93.50%) .NET
2 535 (68.15%) ASP.NET
3 482 (61.40%) SQL Server
4 411 (52.36%) MVC
5 383 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
6 336 (42.80%) SQL
7 332 (42.29%) HTML
8 312 (39.75%) JavaScript
9 290 (36.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 274 (34.90%) TDD
11 262 (33.38%) CSS
12 259 (32.99%) WCF
13 212 (27.01%) .NET Framework
14 201 (25.61%) jQuery
15 196 (24.97%) Microsoft
16 194 (24.71%) Windows
17 186 (23.69%) Scrum
18 181 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
19 163 (20.76%) Visual Studio
20 150 (19.11%) Web Application Development
21 148 (18.85%) Finance
22 145 (18.47%) Web Services
23 140 (17.83%) LINQ
24 132 (16.82%) T-SQL
25 130 (16.56%) OO
25 130 (16.56%) HTML5
26 123 (15.67%) NUnit
27 122 (15.54%) Dependency Injection
27 122 (15.54%) Team Foundation Server
28 121 (15.41%) WPF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 63 (8.03%) Node.js
2 50 (6.37%) IIS
3 42 (5.35%) Umbraco
4 35 (4.46%) NServiceBus
5 34 (4.33%) CMS
6 33 (4.20%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.42%) WordPress
8 16 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (1.40%) JBoss
10 4 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.25%) Apache
13 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.13%) Flash Media Server
13 1 (0.13%) Drupal
13 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 87 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.78%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.76%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.38%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.25%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.13%) Magento
5 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.89%) SaaS
3 3 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.25%) Office 365
4 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (7.77%) Internet
2 21 (2.68%) Wireless
3 15 (1.91%) HTTP
4 11 (1.40%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.51%) Intranet
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (61.40%) SQL Server
2 108 (13.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (10.83%) MySQL
4 62 (7.90%) NoSQL
5 56 (7.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 56 (7.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 55 (7.01%) Relational Database
7 53 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (2.04%) Big Data
10 15 (1.91%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.27%) DTS
11 10 (1.27%) DB2
12 7 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.38%) RavenDB
15 3 (0.38%) SAP HANA
15 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 163 (20.76%) Visual Studio
2 123 (15.67%) NUnit
3 122 (15.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 96 (12.23%) Rhino Mocks
5 95 (12.10%) Git (software)
6 83 (10.57%) MSTest
7 79 (10.06%) Moq
8 53 (6.75%) Subversion
9 50 (6.37%) Selenium
10 33 (4.20%) SpecFlow
11 31 (3.95%) JIRA
12 12 (1.53%) Cucumber
13 11 (1.40%) WebDriver
14 9 (1.15%) Selenium IDE
14 9 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
15 8 (1.02%) TeamCity
16 7 (0.89%) Jenkins
16 7 (0.89%) SoapUI
17 5 (0.64%) Mercurial
17 5 (0.64%) Ant
General
1 148 (18.85%) Finance
2 53 (6.75%) Marketing
3 50 (6.37%) Retail
4 37 (4.71%) Advertising
5 23 (2.93%) Financial Institution
6 15 (1.91%) Games
7 13 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.02%) Legal
9 6 (0.76%) Electronics
10 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.51%) Back Office
12 3 (0.38%) Banking
13 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.25%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 666 (84.84%) Developer
2 414 (52.74%) .NET Developer
3 114 (14.52%) C# Developer
4 87 (11.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 83 (10.57%) Web Developer
6 82 (10.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 75 (9.55%) Software Developer
8 71 (9.04%) Senior Developer
9 57 (7.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 52 (6.62%) Junior
11 51 (6.50%) Analyst
12 50 (6.37%) Junior Developer
13 44 (5.61%) Graduate
14 41 (5.22%) Graduate Developer
15 35 (4.46%) Programmer
16 32 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
16 32 (4.08%) .NET Programmer
17 28 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
17 28 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
18 27 (3.44%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 734 (93.50%) .NET
2 535 (68.15%) ASP.NET
3 332 (42.29%) HTML
4 290 (36.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 262 (33.38%) CSS
6 259 (32.99%) WCF
7 212 (27.01%) .NET Framework
8 201 (25.61%) jQuery
9 145 (18.47%) Web Services
10 140 (17.83%) LINQ
11 130 (16.56%) HTML5
12 121 (15.41%) WPF
13 120 (15.29%) Castle Windsor
14 99 (12.61%) XML
15 83 (10.57%) Ninject
16 82 (10.45%) WinForms
17 81 (10.32%) Spring.NET
18 80 (10.19%) SOAP
19 79 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web API
20 78 (9.94%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.57%) Inversion of Control
2 64 (8.15%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 42 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.82%) Social Network
6 25 (3.18%) Social Media
7 20 (2.55%) User Experience
8 18 (2.29%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.40%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.27%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.27%) BBC
11 8 (1.02%) W3C
12 7 (0.89%) Blog
13 5 (0.64%) Streaming Music
13 5 (0.64%) Mobile Games
14 4 (0.51%) Life Science
15 3 (0.38%) GIS
16 2 (0.25%) Management Information System
16 2 (0.25%) Fixed Income
16 2 (0.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 194 (24.71%) Windows
2 41 (5.22%) Apple iOS
3 39 (4.97%) Android
3 39 (4.97%) Linux
4 12 (1.53%) UNIX
5 10 (1.27%) AIX
6 7 (0.89%) Windows Phone 8
6 7 (0.89%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.51%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (52.36%) MVC
2 383 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (34.90%) TDD
4 186 (23.69%) Scrum
5 181 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
6 150 (19.11%) Web Application Development
7 130 (16.56%) OO
8 122 (15.54%) Dependency Injection
9 99 (12.61%) BDD
10 95 (12.10%) Kanban
11 91 (11.59%) MVVM
12 64 (8.15%) SOA
13 60 (7.64%) Software Engineering
14 46 (5.86%) OOP
15 42 (5.35%) Unit Testing
16 36 (4.59%) CRM
17 29 (3.69%) Web Development
18 27 (3.44%) Mentoring
19 23 (2.93%) Continuous Improvement
19 23 (2.93%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 336 (42.80%) SQL
2 312 (39.75%) JavaScript
3 132 (16.82%) T-SQL
4 117 (14.90%) VB.NET
5 85 (10.83%) VB
6 54 (6.88%) Java
7 49 (6.24%) C++
8 41 (5.22%) Ruby
9 38 (4.84%) PHP
10 19 (2.42%) PowerShell
11 17 (2.17%) C
12 13 (1.66%) PHP5
13 10 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.15%) VBA
14 9 (1.15%) XPath
15 7 (0.89%) Korn
16 6 (0.76%) Assembly Language
17 5 (0.64%) VBScript
18 4 (0.51%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (5.86%) Degree
2 15 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.40%) MCP
4 9 (1.15%) MCTS
5 8 (1.02%) MCAD
5 8 (1.02%) MCSD
6 7 (0.89%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.84%) QA
2 21 (2.68%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.64%) Docker
2 4 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.25%) XenApp
3 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.64%) Puppet
2 5 (0.64%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.51%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 196 (24.97%) Microsoft
2 52 (6.62%) Facebook
3 33 (4.20%) Oracle
4 20 (2.55%) Twitter
4 20 (2.55%) EPiServer
5 18 (2.29%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.91%) Eloqua
7 14 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.53%) Google
8 12 (1.53%) Apple
9 11 (1.40%) IBM
10 10 (1.27%) Sony
10 10 (1.27%) Yahoo!
11 8 (1.02%) Telerik
12 6 (0.76%) VMware
13 5 (0.64%) Open Text
14 4 (0.51%) SAP
14 4 (0.51%) DevExpress
15 3 (0.38%) Citrix
16 2 (0.25%) Red Hat
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Ellesmere Port
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago