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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 1 1 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing C# 26 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 59.09% 69.57% 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 70.27% 100.00% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 4
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
37 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 84.09% 69.57% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 18
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,225 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 27 (62.79%) .NET
2 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
3 17 (39.53%) C++
3 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
4 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET
5 13 (30.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (27.91%) MVC
6 12 (27.91%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (25.58%) SQL
8 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (23.26%) Degree
9 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (18.60%) Scrum
10 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
10 8 (18.60%) VB
11 7 (16.28%) Web Services
11 7 (16.28%) XML
11 7 (16.28%) Internet
11 7 (16.28%) HP
11 7 (16.28%) TDD
11 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
11 7 (16.28%) Software Testing
11 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
11 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (16.28%) Kanban
11 7 (16.28%) RESTful
11 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (16.28%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (16.28%) BDD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (27.91%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.63%) VTune
2 5 (11.63%) Ranorex
3 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.98%) InstallShield
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.63%) Games
1 5 (11.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C++ Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C++/C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Programmer
7 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.98%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (6.98%) Automation Team Leader
8 3 (6.98%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Release Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Build and Release Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (16.28%) Web Services
4 7 (16.28%) XML
4 7 (16.28%) RESTful
4 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (13.95%) CSS
5 6 (13.95%) HTML
5 6 (13.95%) WCF
6 5 (11.63%) OpenGL
6 5 (11.63%) DirectX
6 5 (11.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.65%) WPF
8 2 (4.65%) jQuery
8 2 (4.65%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.33%) LINQ
9 1 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
2 5 (11.63%) Augmented Reality
2 5 (11.63%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) MVC
2 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Scrum
4 7 (16.28%) TDD
4 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.28%) Software Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.28%) Kanban
4 7 (16.28%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (16.28%) BDD
4 7 (16.28%) Web Application Development
5 6 (13.95%) Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
6 5 (11.63%) Performance Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
6 5 (11.63%) 3D Rendering
6 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
6 5 (11.63%) 3D Visualisation
7 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) C++
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) VB
4 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.63%) HLSL
6 4 (9.30%) Python
6 4 (9.30%) Java
7 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.98%) PHP
8 2 (4.65%) Perl
9 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) HP
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago