The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gateshead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 1 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing C# 20 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 58.82% 77.78% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 68.97% 93.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 6
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
C#
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gateshead region.

Programming Languages Category
Gateshead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 85.29% 83.33% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 23
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,450 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Gateshead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

C#
Salary Trend in Gateshead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Gateshead region.

C# Salary Trend in Gateshead

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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 21 (53.85%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) C++
2 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
3 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 15 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 12 (30.77%) SQL
7 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
8 10 (25.64%) VB
8 10 (25.64%) XML
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (23.08%) Degree
9 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
9 9 (23.08%) Web Services
10 8 (20.51%) HP
10 8 (20.51%) Migration
10 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
10 8 (20.51%) WCF
10 8 (20.51%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
11 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
11 7 (17.95%) MVC
12 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
12 6 (15.38%) HTML
12 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
12 6 (15.38%) CSS
12 6 (15.38%) Performance Testing
13 5 (12.82%) Multithreading

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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 15 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.82%) VTune
2 5 (12.82%) Ranorex
3 3 (7.69%) InstallShield
3 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (12.82%) Games
1 5 (12.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C++ Software Developer
4 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C++ Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C++/C# Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Programmer
5 5 (12.82%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Release Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Automation Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Build and Release Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
2 10 (25.64%) XML
3 9 (23.08%) Web Services
4 8 (20.51%) WCF
5 6 (15.38%) HTML
5 6 (15.38%) CSS
6 5 (12.82%) OpenGL
6 5 (12.82%) DirectX
6 5 (12.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (7.69%) RESTful
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.13%) Ajax
9 2 (5.13%) WPF
9 2 (5.13%) Backbone.js
9 2 (5.13%) HTML5
9 2 (5.13%) XHTML
10 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
2 5 (12.82%) Augmented Reality
2 5 (12.82%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Migration
2 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
3 7 (17.95%) MVC
3 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Multithreading
5 5 (12.82%) 3D Rendering
5 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
5 5 (12.82%) 3D Visualisation
6 4 (10.26%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) Kanban
7 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) C++
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) VB
4 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 5 (12.82%) HLSL
7 3 (7.69%) Python
7 3 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
8 2 (5.13%) Perl
9 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) HP
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
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