The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 785 857 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.51% 22.82% 25.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.23% 36.80% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 702 780 1065
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £44,500
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2228 2329 2728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.52% 62.01% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1967 2077 2515
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C#
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

C# Salary Trend in Manchester

C#
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Manchester

C#
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 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
Stockport -1 67 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Bolton +1 48 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Wigan -4 37 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Altrincham -1 27 £37,500 - 10
Salford -1 17 £38,000 +1.33% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 11 £47,500 -
Cheadle 0 8 £32,500 +3.17%
Rochdale -4 5 £40,500 +8.00% 1
Oldham -1 4 £35,000 +19.65% 3
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1364 (85.95%) .NET
2 1069 (67.36%) ASP.NET
3 888 (55.95%) SQL Server
4 761 (47.95%) HTML
5 732 (46.12%) MVC
6 715 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
7 709 (44.68%) JavaScript
8 641 (40.39%) CSS
9 546 (34.40%) SQL
10 394 (24.83%) jQuery
11 387 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 375 (23.63%) TDD
13 346 (21.80%) Microsoft
14 337 (21.24%) WCF
15 320 (20.16%) .NET Framework
16 307 (19.34%) Web Services
17 298 (18.78%) OO
18 297 (18.71%) Scrum
19 256 (16.13%) VB.NET
20 247 (15.56%) XML
21 244 (15.37%) Web Development
22 241 (15.19%) Windows
23 226 (14.24%) HTML5
24 207 (13.04%) Degree
25 204 (12.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 198 (12.48%) LINQ
27 186 (11.72%) Java
28 170 (10.71%) Finance
29 165 (10.40%) Software Engineering
30 162 (10.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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
1 101 (6.36%) IIS
2 96 (6.05%) CMS
3 82 (5.17%) Umbraco
3 82 (5.17%) Node.js
4 78 (4.91%) SharePoint
5 44 (2.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 20 (1.26%) WordPress
7 19 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (0.88%) Confluence
9 13 (0.82%) Sitefinity
10 11 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.32%) Apache
12 3 (0.19%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.19%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.13%) nginx
13 2 (0.13%) Zimbra
13 2 (0.13%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 110 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.82%) MS Office
4 8 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.13%) MS Project
7 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.063%) InDesign
8 1 (0.063%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 15 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.63%) Visualfiles
3 7 (0.44%) Magento
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.13%) Zen Cart
6 1 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.50%) Google Apps
5 7 (0.44%) SaaS
5 7 (0.44%) Google App Engine
5 7 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.32%) GitHub
7 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.13%) IaaS
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.28%) Internet
2 50 (3.15%) HTTP
3 24 (1.51%) Intranet
4 4 (0.25%) Firewall
4 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.19%) Extranet
6 1 (0.063%) MPLS
6 1 (0.063%) DNS
6 1 (0.063%) ATM
6 1 (0.063%) SMTP
6 1 (0.063%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 888 (55.95%) SQL Server
2 122 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 75 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 73 (4.60%) MySQL
7 62 (3.91%) Relational Database
8 52 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 34 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 31 (1.95%) MongoDB
11 26 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (1.58%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (1.20%) NoSQL
15 15 (0.95%) RavenDB
15 15 (0.95%) Big Data
16 10 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
18 6 (0.38%) DB2
18 6 (0.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 141 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 116 (7.31%) Visual Studio
3 98 (6.18%) Git (software)
4 81 (5.10%) NUnit
5 63 (3.97%) Subversion
6 47 (2.96%) Selenium
7 39 (2.46%) JIRA
8 28 (1.76%) Moq
9 24 (1.51%) MSTest
10 20 (1.26%) Mercurial
11 19 (1.20%) ReSharper
11 19 (1.20%) ClearCase
12 15 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (0.88%) Bitbucket
13 14 (0.88%) TeamCity
13 14 (0.88%) WebDriver
14 11 (0.69%) WatiN
14 11 (0.69%) MSBuild
14 11 (0.69%) Grunt
15 7 (0.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 170 (10.71%) Finance
2 73 (4.60%) Marketing
3 63 (3.97%) Retail
4 52 (3.28%) Games
5 40 (2.52%) Banking
6 27 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.32%) Advertising
8 18 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.01%) Automotive
10 14 (0.88%) Legal
11 12 (0.76%) Law
11 12 (0.76%) Retail Banking
12 9 (0.57%) Billing
13 5 (0.32%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.25%) Back Office
15 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.19%) German Language
15 3 (0.19%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.19%) Turkish Language
16 1 (0.063%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1284 (80.91%) Developer
2 658 (41.46%) .NET Developer
3 472 (29.74%) C# Developer
4 325 (20.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 289 (18.21%) Senior Developer
6 244 (15.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 237 (14.93%) ASP.NET Developer
8 172 (10.84%) Software Developer
9 162 (10.21%) Web Developer
10 145 (9.14%) Senior C# Developer
11 139 (8.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 103 (6.49%) Junior
13 97 (6.11%) Junior Developer
14 76 (4.79%) .NET Web Developer
15 72 (4.54%) C# Software Developer
16 71 (4.47%) Team Leader
17 68 (4.28%) Analyst
18 67 (4.22%) .NET Software Developer
19 63 (3.97%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
20 55 (3.47%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1364 (85.95%) .NET
2 1069 (67.36%) ASP.NET
3 761 (47.95%) HTML
4 641 (40.39%) CSS
5 394 (24.83%) jQuery
6 387 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 337 (21.24%) WCF
8 320 (20.16%) .NET Framework
9 307 (19.34%) Web Services
10 247 (15.56%) XML
11 226 (14.24%) HTML5
12 204 (12.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 198 (12.48%) LINQ
14 162 (10.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 132 (8.32%) WPF
16 123 (7.75%) Ajax
17 107 (6.74%) KnockoutJS
18 89 (5.61%) WinForms
19 88 (5.55%) CSS3
20 87 (5.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (5.42%) Computer Science
2 73 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 63 (3.97%) N-Tier
4 51 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (2.77%) iPhone
6 37 (2.33%) User Experience
7 31 (1.95%) Inversion of Control
8 26 (1.64%) Mathematics
8 26 (1.64%) Client/Server
9 22 (1.39%) Streaming Music
10 18 (1.13%) W3C
11 16 (1.01%) Physics
12 12 (0.76%) Social Media
13 11 (0.69%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.50%) Open Source
14 8 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
15 7 (0.44%) iPad
15 7 (0.44%) Mobile Games
16 6 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 241 (15.19%) Windows
2 79 (4.98%) Android
3 58 (3.65%) Apple iOS
4 36 (2.27%) Linux
5 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.44%) UNIX
7 6 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
7 6 (0.38%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.13%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.063%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.063%) SmartOS
10 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 732 (46.12%) MVC
2 715 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
3 375 (23.63%) TDD
4 298 (18.78%) OO
5 297 (18.71%) Scrum
6 244 (15.37%) Web Development
7 165 (10.40%) Software Engineering
8 129 (8.13%) Unit Testing
9 120 (7.56%) Domain-Driven Design
10 117 (7.37%) E-Commerce
11 115 (7.25%) Web Application Development
12 100 (6.30%) Dependency Injection
13 98 (6.18%) Project Management
14 95 (5.99%) OOD
15 92 (5.80%) OOP
16 87 (5.48%) SOA
17 75 (4.73%) BDD
17 75 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
18 74 (4.66%) Mentoring
19 63 (3.97%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 709 (44.68%) JavaScript
2 546 (34.40%) SQL
3 256 (16.13%) VB.NET
4 186 (11.72%) Java
5 114 (7.18%) T-SQL
6 106 (6.68%) C++
7 76 (4.79%) PHP
8 62 (3.91%) Ruby
9 56 (3.53%) VB
10 47 (2.96%) C
11 34 (2.14%) Python
12 19 (1.20%) VB6
13 18 (1.13%) Objective-C
13 18 (1.13%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.01%) Delphi
15 12 (0.76%) PowerShell
16 11 (0.69%) VBScript
17 10 (0.63%) Perl
18 8 (0.50%) PHP5
19 4 (0.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 207 (13.04%) Degree
2 44 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (1.39%) MCP
4 11 (0.69%) HND
4 11 (0.69%) MCTS
5 10 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.44%) MCSD
7 6 (0.38%) MCPD
7 6 (0.38%) ISEB
8 5 (0.32%) MCAD
9 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.25%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.19%) MCSE
11 2 (0.13%) OCPJP
12 1 (0.063%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.063%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.063%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.063%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.77%) QA
2 17 (1.07%) SLA
3 10 (0.63%) WAI
4 7 (0.44%) WCAG
5 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.063%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.063%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 346 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 53 (3.34%) Sitecore
3 52 (3.28%) Google
4 47 (2.96%) Oracle
5 24 (1.51%) EPiServer
6 21 (1.32%) Wonderware
7 18 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (0.95%) SAP
8 15 (0.95%) Xamarin
9 14 (0.88%) Telerik
10 12 (0.76%) Embarcadero
11 11 (0.69%) Twitter
12 10 (0.63%) Adobe
13 8 (0.50%) Siemens
14 7 (0.44%) HP
14 7 (0.44%) Facebook
15 4 (0.25%) Business Objects
15 4 (0.25%) Eloqua
15 4 (0.25%) Cisco
15 4 (0.25%) Open Text
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + .
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £19,650 to £37,320 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £52500 per annum + Great Base+Benefits
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago