The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 973 1114 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.79% 26.71% 26.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.89% 43.89% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1041 945
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 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2323 2538 2269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 56.80% 60.86% 60.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2030 2265 2092
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C#
North West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton 0 120 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Stockport -1 62 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Salford +6 31 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Oldham 0 26 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Cheadle -5 19 £35,000 -
Altrincham +1 18 £41,250 +17.85% 9
Wigan 0 18 £26,000 -22.38% 3
Bury - 15 £28,000 - 2
Rochdale -2 3 £45,000 +32.35% 2
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1594 (90.36%) .NET
2 1270 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 1037 (58.79%) SQL Server
4 791 (44.84%) SQL
5 763 (43.25%) MVC
6 645 (36.56%) JavaScript
7 618 (35.03%) HTML
8 549 (31.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 519 (29.42%) CSS
10 506 (28.68%) WCF
11 438 (24.83%) TDD
12 437 (24.77%) VB.NET
13 428 (24.26%) jQuery
14 379 (21.49%) XML
15 358 (20.29%) Microsoft
16 353 (20.01%) .NET Framework
17 341 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
18 327 (18.54%) OO
19 295 (16.72%) Windows
20 281 (15.93%) Scrum
21 257 (14.57%) Finance
22 254 (14.40%) T-SQL
22 254 (14.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 253 (14.34%) Web Services
24 217 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server
25 210 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
26 204 (11.56%) Web Development
27 191 (10.83%) Degree
28 179 (10.15%) LINQ
29 175 (9.92%) WPF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 105 (5.95%) IIS
2 97 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 55 (3.12%) CMS
4 40 (2.27%) Node.js
5 29 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 25 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 20 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (0.68%) Umbraco
9 9 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.23%) DNN
10 4 (0.23%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.17%) Lync
11 3 (0.17%) Apache
12 2 (0.11%) WordPress
12 2 (0.11%) SAS
12 2 (0.11%) CICS
12 2 (0.11%) FileNet
13 1 (0.057%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.057%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.057%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 119 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.17%) Maple
4 3 (0.17%) MS Office
5 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 18 (1.02%) Visualfiles
2 16 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.57%) Magento
4 8 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.11%) TIBCO iProcess
5 2 (0.11%) Agresso
6 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.057%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.057%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.057%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.51%) GitHub
4 8 (0.45%) Office 365
5 2 (0.11%) SaaS
6 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.38%) Internet
2 38 (2.15%) Intranet
3 17 (0.96%) HTTP
4 12 (0.68%) SSL
4 12 (0.68%) X.509
5 10 (0.57%) RFID
6 8 (0.45%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.17%) Wireless
7 3 (0.17%) DNS
8 1 (0.057%) Modbus
8 1 (0.057%) Firewall
8 1 (0.057%) Extranet
8 1 (0.057%) ATM
8 1 (0.057%) SMS
8 1 (0.057%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.057%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1037 (58.79%) SQL Server
2 210 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 161 (9.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 102 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 84 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 78 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 75 (4.25%) MySQL
8 64 (3.63%) Relational Database
9 49 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 42 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (1.30%) MongoDB
12 21 (1.19%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.13%) NoSQL
14 18 (1.02%) Oracle Database
15 14 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 13 (0.74%) OLTP
17 8 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
18 7 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
19 6 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 217 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 140 (7.94%) Visual Studio
3 86 (4.88%) NUnit
4 40 (2.27%) Subversion
5 34 (1.93%) Selenium
6 32 (1.81%) Moq
7 30 (1.70%) Git (software)
8 18 (1.02%) JIRA
9 17 (0.96%) MSTest
10 13 (0.74%) TeamCity
10 13 (0.74%) SpecFlow
11 12 (0.68%) ReSharper
11 12 (0.68%) Mercurial
12 11 (0.62%) WebDriver
13 10 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
15 8 (0.45%) JUnit
15 8 (0.45%) Eclipse
16 7 (0.40%) QUnit
16 7 (0.40%) Jasmine
General
1 257 (14.57%) Finance
2 40 (2.27%) Legal
3 33 (1.87%) Games
4 28 (1.59%) Marketing
5 27 (1.53%) Back Office
6 22 (1.25%) Retail
7 18 (1.02%) Banking
7 18 (1.02%) Law
8 14 (0.79%) Advertising
9 10 (0.57%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.28%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.17%) Billing
14 2 (0.11%) Electronics
14 2 (0.11%) Automotive
15 1 (0.057%) Military
15 1 (0.057%) Publishing
15 1 (0.057%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1468 (83.22%) Developer
2 749 (42.46%) .NET Developer
3 580 (32.88%) C# Developer
4 396 (22.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 303 (17.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 282 (15.99%) ASP.NET Developer
7 274 (15.53%) Senior Developer
8 256 (14.51%) Web Developer
9 240 (13.61%) Software Developer
10 139 (7.88%) Senior C# Developer
11 136 (7.71%) Analyst
12 134 (7.60%) Senior .NET Developer
13 130 (7.37%) .NET Web Developer
14 104 (5.90%) Lead Developer
15 103 (5.84%) C# Web Developer
16 88 (4.99%) C# Software Developer
17 76 (4.31%) .NET Software Developer
18 70 (3.97%) Software Engineer
19 66 (3.74%) Analyst Developer
20 63 (3.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1594 (90.36%) .NET
2 1270 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 618 (35.03%) HTML
4 549 (31.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 519 (29.42%) CSS
6 506 (28.68%) WCF
7 428 (24.26%) jQuery
8 379 (21.49%) XML
9 353 (20.01%) .NET Framework
10 254 (14.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 253 (14.34%) Web Services
12 179 (10.15%) LINQ
13 175 (9.92%) WPF
14 165 (9.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 148 (8.39%) WinForms
16 143 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 139 (7.88%) HTML5
18 127 (7.20%) Ajax
19 87 (4.93%) XSLT
20 84 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 114 (6.46%) Computer Science
2 77 (4.37%) Mobile App
3 58 (3.29%) N-Tier
4 50 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (2.38%) Open Source
6 31 (1.76%) W3C
7 30 (1.70%) Client/Server
8 23 (1.30%) Social Media
9 22 (1.25%) iPhone
10 18 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 16 (0.91%) Blog
12 13 (0.74%) Statistics
13 12 (0.68%) PKI
13 12 (0.68%) Physics
14 9 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (0.45%) Social Network
15 8 (0.45%) RIA
16 5 (0.28%) Mobile Computing
16 5 (0.28%) Management Information System
16 5 (0.28%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 295 (16.72%) Windows
2 61 (3.46%) Android
3 41 (2.32%) Apple iOS
4 28 (1.59%) UNIX
5 21 (1.19%) Linux
6 13 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.34%) Windows CE
10 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.057%) CentOS
12 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.057%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.057%) SUSE
12 1 (0.057%) Debian
12 1 (0.057%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.057%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.057%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 763 (43.25%) MVC
2 438 (24.83%) TDD
3 341 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
4 327 (18.54%) OO
5 281 (15.93%) Scrum
6 204 (11.56%) Web Development
7 157 (8.90%) Software Engineering
8 140 (7.94%) Unit Testing
9 128 (7.26%) E-Commerce
10 114 (6.46%) Project Management
11 106 (6.01%) Web Application Development
12 101 (5.73%) BDD
13 95 (5.39%) OOD
14 78 (4.42%) OOP
15 62 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
16 61 (3.46%) Kanban
17 59 (3.34%) UML
18 54 (3.06%) Domain-Driven Design
19 44 (2.49%) ITIL
20 33 (1.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 791 (44.84%) SQL
2 645 (36.56%) JavaScript
3 437 (24.77%) VB.NET
4 254 (14.40%) T-SQL
5 153 (8.67%) Java
6 70 (3.97%) PHP
6 70 (3.97%) Ruby
7 66 (3.74%) VB
8 52 (2.95%) C++
9 32 (1.81%) PL/SQL
10 24 (1.36%) Python
11 23 (1.30%) C
12 18 (1.02%) Perl
13 11 (0.62%) Objective-C
13 11 (0.62%) PHP5
14 10 (0.57%) ActionScript
15 9 (0.51%) XPath
16 7 (0.40%) XAML
16 7 (0.40%) Delphi
17 5 (0.28%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 191 (10.83%) Degree
2 70 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (3.29%) MCP
4 43 (2.44%) MCTS
5 41 (2.32%) MCSD
6 40 (2.27%) MCAD
7 26 (1.47%) ISEB
8 19 (1.08%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.45%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.45%) MCSE
10 3 (0.17%) MCPD
11 1 (0.057%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.057%) CITP
11 1 (0.057%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.057%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.057%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.057%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.66%) QA
2 25 (1.42%) WCAG
3 11 (0.62%) SLA
3 11 (0.62%) WAI
4 1 (0.057%) Basel II
4 1 (0.057%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.057%) vSphere
3 1 (0.057%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.057%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.28%) OpenView
Vendors
1 358 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 67 (3.80%) Oracle
3 32 (1.81%) Google
4 21 (1.19%) Twitter
5 16 (0.91%) HP
5 16 (0.91%) SAP
6 14 (0.79%) Sitecore
7 10 (0.57%) IBM
7 10 (0.57%) Facebook
8 9 (0.51%) TIBCO
9 7 (0.40%) Xamarin
9 7 (0.40%) VMware
9 7 (0.40%) Adobe
10 6 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.28%) Remedy
11 5 (0.28%) Sage
12 4 (0.23%) Cisco
13 3 (0.17%) F5
13 3 (0.17%) 3PAR
13 3 (0.17%) Dell
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Octad
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum Up To £43,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Ventures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37.5k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Ventures
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday