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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 8 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 328 432 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.35% 24.04% 25.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.05% 44.40% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 278 364 414
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £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
862 973 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.86% 54.15% 58.88%
Number of salaries quoted 698 757 919
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -6 95 £35,000 -6.66% 30
Crewe +7 43 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Macclesfield -3 32 £33,500 +3.07% 5
Chester -3 28 £39,000 -8.23% 15
Wilmslow -2 16 £35,500 +9.23% 8
Knutsford -4 15 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Ellesmere Port +3 13 £40,000 - 1
Runcorn -3 7 £36,250 -9.37% 4
Alderley Edge - 7 £30,000 -
Sandbach - 5 £37,500 -
Northwich -3 2 £33,750 +12.50% 3
Frodsham 0 1 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Winsford 0 1 - -
Daresbury - 1 - -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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#.

1 605 (95.13%) .NET
2 432 (67.92%) ASP.NET
3 372 (58.49%) SQL Server
4 352 (55.35%) MVC
5 337 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
6 228 (35.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 227 (35.69%) HTML
8 225 (35.38%) JavaScript
9 219 (34.43%) SQL
10 205 (32.23%) TDD
11 204 (32.08%) WCF
12 199 (31.29%) .NET Framework
13 181 (28.46%) CSS
14 179 (28.14%) Microsoft
15 165 (25.94%) Scrum
16 164 (25.79%) jQuery
17 136 (21.38%) Web Application Development
18 133 (20.91%) VB.NET
19 125 (19.65%) Windows
20 124 (19.50%) Continuous Integration
21 118 (18.55%) Dependency Injection
22 115 (18.08%) VB
23 113 (17.77%) Web Services
24 106 (16.67%) Finance
25 104 (16.35%) MS Excel
26 101 (15.88%) Visual Studio
27 89 (13.99%) HTML5
28 88 (13.84%) BDD
29 87 (13.68%) NoSQL
30 85 (13.36%) NUnit

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 60 (9.43%) Node.js
2 32 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 25 (3.93%) IIS
4 17 (2.67%) CMS
5 16 (2.52%) Umbraco
6 15 (2.36%) NServiceBus
7 14 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.42%) WordPress
9 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.31%) SAS
11 1 (0.16%) Apache
11 1 (0.16%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 104 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.94%) MS Office
4 5 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.47%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.16%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.16%) MS Project
8 1 (0.16%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 16 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.50%) SaaS
2 28 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.94%) Silverpop
4 2 (0.31%) GitHub
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) Trello
5 1 (0.16%) Office 365
5 1 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (10.06%) Internet
2 20 (3.14%) Wireless
3 4 (0.63%) HTTP
3 4 (0.63%) ATM
3 4 (0.63%) Intranet
4 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.31%) GPRS
5 2 (0.31%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (58.49%) SQL Server
2 87 (13.68%) NoSQL
3 69 (10.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (8.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (6.76%) MySQL
6 36 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (3.30%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.20%) RDBMS
9 13 (2.04%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (1.73%) RavenDB
11 11 (1.73%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.42%) Big Data
14 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.63%) OLTP
16 2 (0.31%) SSDT
16 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 101 (15.88%) Visual Studio
2 85 (13.36%) NUnit
3 72 (11.32%) Git (software)
4 71 (11.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 62 (9.75%) Rhino Mocks
5 62 (9.75%) Moq
6 54 (8.49%) MSTest
7 39 (6.13%) Subversion
8 28 (4.40%) Selenium
9 22 (3.46%) JIRA
10 17 (2.67%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.26%) Grunt
12 7 (1.10%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.10%) Bower
12 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.94%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.94%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (0.79%) WebDriver
14 5 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 106 (16.67%) Finance
2 42 (6.60%) Marketing
3 31 (4.87%) Retail
4 25 (3.93%) Advertising
5 24 (3.77%) Financial Institution
6 18 (2.83%) Games
7 11 (1.73%) Back Office
8 10 (1.57%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.47%) Legal
9 3 (0.47%) Automotive
10 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.31%) Banking
10 2 (0.31%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 560 (88.05%) Developer
2 393 (61.79%) .NET Developer
3 119 (18.71%) C# Developer
4 97 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 80 (12.58%) Software Developer
6 77 (12.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 65 (10.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 61 (9.59%) Senior Developer
9 50 (7.86%) Web Developer
10 36 (5.66%) Junior
11 35 (5.50%) Junior Developer
12 33 (5.19%) Graduate
13 31 (4.87%) C# Software Developer
14 30 (4.72%) Graduate Developer
14 30 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
15 29 (4.56%) Analyst
16 27 (4.25%) Lead Developer
16 27 (4.25%) Junior .NET Developer
16 27 (4.25%) Graduate .NET Developer
17 26 (4.09%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 605 (95.13%) .NET
2 432 (67.92%) ASP.NET
3 228 (35.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 227 (35.69%) HTML
5 204 (32.08%) WCF
6 199 (31.29%) .NET Framework
7 181 (28.46%) CSS
8 164 (25.79%) jQuery
9 113 (17.77%) Web Services
10 89 (13.99%) HTML5
11 80 (12.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 78 (12.26%) XML
13 76 (11.95%) Castle Windsor
14 75 (11.79%) RESTful
15 73 (11.48%) Entity Framework
16 70 (11.01%) LINQ
17 69 (10.85%) WPF
17 69 (10.85%) WinForms
18 66 (10.38%) Spring.NET
19 54 (8.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.28%) Inversion of Control
2 40 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
2 40 (6.29%) N-Tier
3 39 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (5.50%) Computer Science
5 28 (4.40%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.52%) User Experience
7 11 (1.73%) Social Media
8 7 (1.10%) W3C
9 6 (0.94%) Open Source
9 6 (0.94%) BBC
10 4 (0.63%) New Media
10 4 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.63%) NHS
10 4 (0.63%) Statistics
10 4 (0.63%) Cryptography
10 4 (0.63%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.47%) Tandem
11 3 (0.47%) Life Science
12 2 (0.31%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 125 (19.65%) Windows
2 29 (4.56%) Android
2 29 (4.56%) Apple iOS
3 16 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
4 15 (2.36%) Linux
5 8 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.94%) UNIX
7 5 (0.79%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.47%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (55.35%) MVC
2 337 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (32.23%) TDD
4 165 (25.94%) Scrum
5 136 (21.38%) Web Application Development
6 124 (19.50%) Continuous Integration
7 118 (18.55%) Dependency Injection
8 88 (13.84%) BDD
9 74 (11.64%) OO
9 74 (11.64%) SOA
10 70 (11.01%) Kanban
11 53 (8.33%) Unit Testing
12 51 (8.02%) MVVM
13 45 (7.08%) Web Development
14 41 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
15 40 (6.29%) Mentoring
16 35 (5.50%) Software Engineering
17 31 (4.87%) OOP
18 29 (4.56%) CRM
19 20 (3.14%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 225 (35.38%) JavaScript
2 219 (34.43%) SQL
3 133 (20.91%) VB.NET
4 115 (18.08%) VB
5 74 (11.64%) T-SQL
6 60 (9.43%) Java
7 41 (6.45%) Ruby
8 28 (4.40%) C++
9 23 (3.62%) PHP
10 13 (2.04%) VB6
11 11 (1.73%) C
11 11 (1.73%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.57%) PHP5
13 8 (1.26%) VBA
14 5 (0.79%) Python
14 5 (0.79%) VBScript
15 4 (0.63%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.31%) R
16 2 (0.31%) ActionScript 2.0
16 2 (0.31%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 39 (6.13%) Degree
2 22 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.94%) ISEB
4 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.47%) MCITP
6 2 (0.31%) MCP
6 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.16%) PhD
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.46%) QA
2 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.31%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.31%) Puppet
2 2 (0.31%) Plesk
Vendors
1 179 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.13%) Oracle
3 27 (4.25%) Facebook
4 8 (1.26%) EPiServer
4 8 (1.26%) Apple
5 7 (1.10%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.79%) Yahoo!
7 5 (0.79%) Google
7 5 (0.79%) Adobe
7 5 (0.79%) Sony
8 4 (0.63%) DevExpress
8 4 (0.63%) Metastorm
9 3 (0.47%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.31%) Sencha
10 2 (0.31%) Ektron
10 2 (0.31%) SAP
10 2 (0.31%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.16%) VMware
11 1 (0.16%) OpenText
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
System C Healthcare
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hays IT
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago