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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 781 812 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.79% 21.85% 27.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.19% 35.65% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 710 760 1096
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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
1993 2278 2685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.51% 61.29% 62.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1796 2050 2451
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
Bolton +3 64 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Stockport 0 54 £35,000 - 10
Wigan -2 36 £32,500 -9.72% 8
Altrincham -1 26 £37,500 - 14
Salford -7 13 £38,000 +1.33% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 13 £47,500 -
Cheadle +13 12 £33,750 -0.73% 5
Rochdale -8 3 £43,000 +32.30% 2
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1351 (85.51%) .NET
2 1063 (67.28%) ASP.NET
3 885 (56.01%) SQL Server
4 746 (47.22%) HTML
5 714 (45.19%) MVC
6 711 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 692 (43.80%) JavaScript
8 631 (39.94%) CSS
9 590 (37.34%) SQL
10 392 (24.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 390 (24.68%) jQuery
12 359 (22.72%) Microsoft
13 353 (22.34%) TDD
14 313 (19.81%) WCF
15 306 (19.37%) OO
15 306 (19.37%) Scrum
16 296 (18.73%) Web Services
17 283 (17.91%) .NET Framework
18 273 (17.28%) Windows
19 254 (16.08%) XML
20 244 (15.44%) VB.NET
21 238 (15.06%) Degree
22 235 (14.87%) Web Development
23 233 (14.75%) HTML5
24 208 (13.16%) Java
25 189 (11.96%) Software Engineering
26 168 (10.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 165 (10.44%) LINQ
28 153 (9.68%) Finance
29 137 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 90 (5.70%) IIS
2 85 (5.38%) Node.js
3 83 (5.25%) CMS
4 75 (4.75%) Umbraco
5 74 (4.68%) SharePoint
6 37 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 19 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (1.14%) WordPress
9 16 (1.01%) Confluence
10 12 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (0.70%) Sitefinity
12 8 (0.51%) Apache
13 7 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.25%) SAS
14 4 (0.25%) nginx
15 3 (0.19%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.19%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.19%) Apache Pig
16 2 (0.13%) Joomla!
16 2 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 112 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.58%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.89%) MS Office
4 7 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.19%) MS Project
7 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.063%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.44%) Magento
3 5 (0.32%) Visualfiles
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 54 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.51%) Google Apps
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 3 (0.19%) SaaS
9 1 (0.063%) PaaS
9 1 (0.063%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.11%) HTTP
2 54 (3.42%) Internet
3 21 (1.33%) Intranet
4 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.13%) Extranet
5 2 (0.13%) Firewall
6 1 (0.063%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 885 (56.01%) SQL Server
2 115 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (6.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (5.76%) MySQL
5 82 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 66 (4.18%) Relational Database
7 64 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 50 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 36 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (2.09%) MongoDB
11 31 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (1.52%) NoSQL
15 14 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
16 11 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
17 10 (0.63%) Big Data
18 7 (0.44%) SQLite
19 6 (0.38%) DB2
19 6 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 137 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 111 (7.03%) Visual Studio
3 86 (5.44%) NUnit
3 86 (5.44%) Git (software)
4 71 (4.49%) Subversion
5 47 (2.97%) JIRA
6 43 (2.72%) Selenium
7 34 (2.15%) MSTest
8 30 (1.90%) Moq
9 25 (1.58%) Mercurial
10 16 (1.01%) Bitbucket
11 15 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (0.89%) WatiN
12 14 (0.89%) WebDriver
12 14 (0.89%) TeamCity
13 12 (0.76%) ClearCase
14 11 (0.70%) MSBuild
14 11 (0.70%) Grunt
15 10 (0.63%) ReSharper
16 7 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 153 (9.68%) Finance
2 69 (4.37%) Marketing
3 56 (3.54%) Retail
4 43 (2.72%) Games
5 32 (2.03%) Banking
6 21 (1.33%) Advertising
7 20 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 19 (1.20%) Automotive
9 15 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.51%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.38%) Local Government
11 6 (0.38%) Music Industry
11 6 (0.38%) Law
11 6 (0.38%) Legal
12 5 (0.32%) Back Office
13 4 (0.25%) Billing
14 3 (0.19%) Publishing
14 3 (0.19%) German Language
14 3 (0.19%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.19%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 1283 (81.20%) Developer
2 662 (41.90%) .NET Developer
3 486 (30.76%) C# Developer
4 340 (21.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 271 (17.15%) Senior Developer
6 257 (16.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 241 (15.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 164 (10.38%) Software Developer
9 158 (10.00%) Web Developer
10 145 (9.18%) Senior .NET Developer
11 134 (8.48%) Senior C# Developer
12 98 (6.20%) Junior
13 92 (5.82%) Junior Developer
14 80 (5.06%) .NET Web Developer
15 69 (4.37%) C# Software Developer
16 65 (4.11%) Team Leader
17 62 (3.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 60 (3.80%) Analyst
19 59 (3.73%) .NET Software Developer
20 53 (3.35%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1351 (85.51%) .NET
2 1063 (67.28%) ASP.NET
3 746 (47.22%) HTML
4 631 (39.94%) CSS
5 392 (24.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 390 (24.68%) jQuery
7 313 (19.81%) WCF
8 296 (18.73%) Web Services
9 283 (17.91%) .NET Framework
10 254 (16.08%) XML
11 233 (14.75%) HTML5
12 168 (10.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 165 (10.44%) LINQ
14 135 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 125 (7.91%) Ajax
16 115 (7.28%) WPF
17 99 (6.27%) CSS3
18 95 (6.01%) KnockoutJS
19 90 (5.70%) WinForms
20 89 (5.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 91 (5.76%) Computer Science
2 79 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 66 (4.18%) Mobile App
4 64 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 55 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (2.85%) iPhone
7 36 (2.28%) User Experience
8 35 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
9 25 (1.58%) Mathematics
9 25 (1.58%) Client/Server
10 24 (1.52%) Streaming Music
11 16 (1.01%) W3C
11 16 (1.01%) Management Information System
12 14 (0.89%) Physics
13 9 (0.57%) Social Media
14 7 (0.44%) iPad
14 7 (0.44%) Open Source
14 7 (0.44%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.44%) Mobile Games
15 6 (0.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 273 (17.28%) Windows
2 88 (5.57%) Android
3 59 (3.73%) Apple iOS
4 46 (2.91%) Linux
5 9 (0.57%) UNIX
6 6 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
6 6 (0.38%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.063%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (45.19%) MVC
2 711 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 353 (22.34%) TDD
4 306 (19.37%) Scrum
4 306 (19.37%) OO
5 235 (14.87%) Web Development
6 189 (11.96%) Software Engineering
7 119 (7.53%) Web Application Development
8 118 (7.47%) Unit Testing
9 113 (7.15%) E-Commerce
10 106 (6.71%) Domain-Driven Design
11 102 (6.46%) Dependency Injection
11 102 (6.46%) Project Management
12 98 (6.20%) OOD
12 98 (6.20%) OOP
13 93 (5.89%) SOA
14 70 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
15 68 (4.30%) Mentoring
16 66 (4.18%) Coaching
17 63 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 692 (43.80%) JavaScript
2 590 (37.34%) SQL
3 244 (15.44%) VB.NET
4 208 (13.16%) Java
5 115 (7.28%) C++
6 109 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 91 (5.76%) PHP
8 72 (4.56%) VB
9 66 (4.18%) Ruby
10 37 (2.34%) Python
11 36 (2.28%) C
12 23 (1.46%) PL/SQL
12 23 (1.46%) VB6
13 18 (1.14%) Delphi
14 17 (1.08%) Objective-C
15 13 (0.82%) Perl
15 13 (0.82%) VBScript
16 12 (0.76%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.51%) PHP5
18 6 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 238 (15.06%) Degree
2 41 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.01%) MCP
4 14 (0.89%) HND
5 9 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.38%) ISEB
7 6 (0.38%) MCTS
7 6 (0.38%) MCPD
8 3 (0.19%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.19%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.13%) MCSE
9 2 (0.13%) MCSD
10 1 (0.063%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.063%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.063%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.10%) QA
2 22 (1.39%) SLA
3 15 (0.95%) WAI
4 7 (0.44%) WCAG
5 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.063%) Firmware
2 1 (0.063%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.25%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.25%) Kibana
2 4 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.063%) MOM
Vendors
1 359 (22.72%) Microsoft
2 52 (3.29%) Google
3 48 (3.04%) Sitecore
4 47 (2.97%) Oracle
5 21 (1.33%) EPiServer
6 20 (1.27%) Telerik
7 18 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (0.95%) SAP
8 15 (0.95%) Twitter
9 13 (0.82%) Wonderware
9 13 (0.82%) Embarcadero
10 12 (0.76%) Xamarin
11 11 (0.70%) Facebook
12 9 (0.57%) Adobe
13 7 (0.44%) Business Objects
14 5 (0.32%) HP
15 4 (0.25%) VMware
15 4 (0.25%) Siemens
15 4 (0.25%) Eloqua
16 3 (0.19%) Open-E
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + flexitime, holidays...
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
TRG
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday