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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 10 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 587 814 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.29% 20.86% 27.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.11% 37.44% 44.02%
Number of salaries quoted 545 706 1067
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1773 2174 2626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.22% 55.72% 61.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1842 2350
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 £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Stockport +2 43 £38,250 -6.70% 12
Bolton -5 34 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Altrincham +14 24 £42,500 - 11
Cheadle 0 14 £37,500 - 4
Rochdale 0 11 £45,000 - 1
Salford -6 11 £40,000 -
Wigan +1 10 £37,500 - 6
Oldham 0 9 £20,500 -28.07% 5
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £32,500 - 1
Sale - 3 £37,500 -
Bury 0 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Heywood - 1 £26,500 -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1277 (90.38%) .NET
2 966 (68.37%) ASP.NET
3 829 (58.67%) SQL Server
4 730 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
5 651 (46.07%) MVC
6 629 (44.52%) HTML
7 567 (40.13%) JavaScript
7 567 (40.13%) SQL
8 527 (37.30%) CSS
9 412 (29.16%) WCF
10 399 (28.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 375 (26.54%) TDD
12 331 (23.43%) Microsoft
13 325 (23.00%) jQuery
14 304 (21.51%) Scrum
15 288 (20.38%) Web Services
16 266 (18.83%) XML
17 258 (18.26%) OO
18 255 (18.05%) .NET Framework
19 245 (17.34%) Degree
20 229 (16.21%) Windows
21 220 (15.57%) Software Engineering
22 210 (14.86%) HTML5
23 197 (13.94%) WPF
24 191 (13.52%) LINQ
24 191 (13.52%) Java
25 167 (11.82%) VB.NET
26 146 (10.33%) NUnit
27 142 (10.05%) Team Foundation Server
28 141 (9.98%) Unit Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 87 (6.16%) Node.js
2 70 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 57 (4.03%) IIS
4 49 (3.47%) Umbraco
5 43 (3.04%) CMS
6 20 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (0.85%) Drupal
8 10 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.57%) nginx
9 8 (0.57%) Joomla!
10 7 (0.50%) Apache
10 7 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.42%) Apache Pig
11 6 (0.42%) WordPress
12 5 (0.35%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.28%) OpenEdge
13 4 (0.28%) Sitefinity
14 3 (0.21%) Facebook Platform
14 3 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 103 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.19%) MS Office
3 4 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.21%) MS Project
4 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.071%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.071%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.85%) Tridion
3 3 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.21%) Magento
4 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.071%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 76 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.42%) SaaS
4 5 (0.35%) Office 365
5 4 (0.28%) GitHub
5 4 (0.28%) Yammer
6 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.071%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.071%) Heroku
6 1 (0.071%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.82%) Internet
2 37 (2.62%) HTTP
3 22 (1.56%) Intranet
4 11 (0.78%) Broadband
5 7 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.21%) LAN
6 3 (0.21%) WAN
6 3 (0.21%) Extranet
7 2 (0.14%) Firewall
7 2 (0.14%) VoIP
8 1 (0.071%) DHCP
8 1 (0.071%) DNS
8 1 (0.071%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 829 (58.67%) SQL Server
2 136 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 94 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (5.17%) MySQL
5 51 (3.61%) Relational Database
6 40 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (2.48%) NoSQL
8 33 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 16 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (0.99%) MongoDB
15 12 (0.85%) Big Data
16 8 (0.57%) Hadoop
17 7 (0.50%) Apache Hive
18 6 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
19 4 (0.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 146 (10.33%) NUnit
2 142 (10.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 130 (9.20%) Visual Studio
4 98 (6.94%) Git (software)
5 64 (4.53%) Subversion
6 63 (4.46%) Selenium
7 57 (4.03%) MSTest
8 35 (2.48%) Rhino Mocks
9 32 (2.26%) Moq
10 22 (1.56%) Cucumber
11 20 (1.42%) JIRA
12 19 (1.34%) SpecFlow
13 14 (0.99%) ReSharper
14 12 (0.85%) Jenkins
15 11 (0.78%) WatiN
16 8 (0.57%) Xcode
17 7 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 5 (0.35%) Jasmine
18 5 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
18 5 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 141 (9.98%) Finance
2 48 (3.40%) Games
3 42 (2.97%) Retail
4 25 (1.77%) Advertising
5 23 (1.63%) Marketing
6 19 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.99%) Back Office
9 10 (0.71%) Electronics
10 9 (0.64%) Legal
10 9 (0.64%) Local Government
11 7 (0.50%) Publishing
11 7 (0.50%) Banking
11 7 (0.50%) Automotive
12 4 (0.28%) Law
13 1 (0.071%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.071%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1131 (80.04%) Developer
2 615 (43.52%) .NET Developer
3 472 (33.40%) C# Developer
4 335 (23.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 241 (17.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 217 (15.36%) Senior Developer
7 216 (15.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 161 (11.39%) Software Developer
9 148 (10.47%) Web Developer
10 125 (8.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 117 (8.28%) Senior C# Developer
12 77 (5.45%) Junior
13 73 (5.17%) Junior Developer
14 67 (4.74%) Software Engineer
15 66 (4.67%) Analyst
16 65 (4.60%) C# Web Developer
17 63 (4.46%) Lead Developer
18 61 (4.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
19 59 (4.18%) .NET Web Developer
20 55 (3.89%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1277 (90.38%) .NET
2 966 (68.37%) ASP.NET
3 629 (44.52%) HTML
4 527 (37.30%) CSS
5 412 (29.16%) WCF
6 399 (28.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 325 (23.00%) jQuery
8 288 (20.38%) Web Services
9 266 (18.83%) XML
10 255 (18.05%) .NET Framework
11 210 (14.86%) HTML5
12 197 (13.94%) WPF
13 191 (13.52%) LINQ
14 137 (9.70%) Entity Framework
15 126 (8.92%) AngularJS
16 118 (8.35%) Ajax
17 91 (6.44%) ASP.NET Web API
17 91 (6.44%) CSS3
18 86 (6.09%) WinForms
19 81 (5.73%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 84 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 50 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
5 49 (3.47%) N-Tier
6 33 (2.34%) iPhone
7 31 (2.19%) Inversion of Control
7 31 (2.19%) User Experience
8 27 (1.91%) NHS
9 26 (1.84%) Streaming Music
10 24 (1.70%) Management Information System
11 19 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 15 (1.06%) Mathematics
13 13 (0.92%) Replication
14 11 (0.78%) Social Media
15 10 (0.71%) Physics
16 9 (0.64%) Informatics
17 6 (0.42%) Blackberry
17 6 (0.42%) Algorithms
18 5 (0.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 229 (16.21%) Windows
2 92 (6.51%) Android
3 53 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 38 (2.69%) Linux
5 12 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (0.42%) UNIX
7 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.28%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.21%) CentOS
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.071%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
2 651 (46.07%) MVC
3 375 (26.54%) TDD
4 304 (21.51%) Scrum
5 258 (18.26%) OO
6 220 (15.57%) Software Engineering
7 141 (9.98%) Unit Testing
8 135 (9.55%) Web Development
8 135 (9.55%) Web Application Development
9 125 (8.85%) SDLC
10 112 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
11 100 (7.08%) UML
12 98 (6.94%) E-Commerce
13 97 (6.86%) BDD
14 89 (6.30%) Project Management
15 83 (5.87%) OOP
16 82 (5.80%) Domain-Driven Design
17 81 (5.73%) Dependency Injection
18 80 (5.66%) Mentoring
19 67 (4.74%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 567 (40.13%) JavaScript
1 567 (40.13%) SQL
2 191 (13.52%) Java
3 167 (11.82%) VB.NET
4 134 (9.48%) T-SQL
5 115 (8.14%) C++
6 71 (5.02%) PHP
7 69 (4.88%) VB
8 62 (4.39%) Ruby
9 45 (3.18%) VBA
10 36 (2.55%) Python
11 35 (2.48%) C
12 27 (1.91%) PL/SQL
13 23 (1.63%) Objective-C
14 18 (1.27%) Perl
15 12 (0.85%) VBScript
16 9 (0.64%) Scala
17 8 (0.57%) ActionScript
18 7 (0.50%) XAML
18 7 (0.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 245 (17.34%) Degree
2 25 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (0.85%) MCSD
4 11 (0.78%) HND
5 10 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.50%) MCPD
7 5 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.28%) MCP
8 4 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.14%) ISEB
11 1 (0.071%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.39%) QA
2 22 (1.56%) SLA
3 9 (0.64%) WAI
3 9 (0.64%) HL7
4 5 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.21%) DICOM
6 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.35%) vSphere
3 4 (0.28%) Firmware
4 1 (0.071%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.071%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.28%) Puppet
3 3 (0.21%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.21%) Kibana
Vendors
1 331 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 54 (3.82%) Oracle
3 35 (2.48%) Google
4 30 (2.12%) Sitecore
5 21 (1.49%) Telerik
6 18 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (1.20%) Business Objects
7 17 (1.20%) DevExpress
8 10 (0.71%) Adobe
9 9 (0.64%) Facebook
9 9 (0.64%) Twitter
10 7 (0.50%) Xamarin
11 6 (0.42%) Apigee
11 6 (0.42%) Zend
11 6 (0.42%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.42%) Symbian
12 5 (0.35%) VMware
13 4 (0.28%) Capita
14 3 (0.21%) InterSystems
14 3 (0.21%) Avaya
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £1000000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago