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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 606 819 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.95% 20.43% 26.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.78% 36.81% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 563 706 988
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £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
1794 2225 2496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.18% 55.51% 60.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1902 2220
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 31 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 31 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 -1 32 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Bolton -5 32 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Altrincham +10 14 £41,250 -2.94% 11
Salford +3 13 £40,000 - 2
Cheadle 0 13 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Rochdale -5 11 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Wigan -5 11 £37,500 - 5
Oldham -2 8 £20,500 -41.42% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 4 £32,500 - 1
Sale -2 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Bury +5 1 £32,500 -7.14% 6
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 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 1202 (90.58%) .NET
2 898 (67.67%) ASP.NET
3 784 (59.08%) SQL Server
4 683 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
5 622 (46.87%) MVC
6 605 (45.59%) HTML
7 543 (40.92%) JavaScript
8 525 (39.56%) SQL
9 506 (38.13%) CSS
10 416 (31.35%) WCF
11 380 (28.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 379 (28.56%) TDD
13 317 (23.89%) jQuery
14 297 (22.38%) Microsoft
15 284 (21.40%) Scrum
16 265 (19.97%) Web Services
17 261 (19.67%) .NET Framework
18 237 (17.86%) XML
19 219 (16.50%) OO
20 209 (15.75%) HTML5
21 205 (15.45%) Degree
22 199 (15.00%) WPF
23 196 (14.77%) Windows
24 192 (14.47%) Software Engineering
25 191 (14.39%) LINQ
26 178 (13.41%) Java
27 154 (11.61%) AngularJS
28 152 (11.45%) VB.NET
29 145 (10.93%) Finance
29 145 (10.93%) SQL Server 2008

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 91 (6.86%) Node.js
2 66 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 59 (4.45%) IIS
4 54 (4.07%) Umbraco
5 50 (3.77%) CMS
6 28 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (0.90%) Drupal
8 11 (0.83%) WordPress
9 10 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.45%) Sitefinity
10 6 (0.45%) Joomla!
10 6 (0.45%) nginx
10 6 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.38%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.38%) Apache
12 4 (0.30%) OpenEdge
12 4 (0.30%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.23%) Facebook Platform
13 3 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 86 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.49%) MS Office
3 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.15%) MS Project
5 1 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.90%) Tridion
3 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.23%) Magento
4 2 (0.15%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.075%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 82 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.60%) GitHub
4 7 (0.53%) Office 365
5 6 (0.45%) SaaS
6 2 (0.15%) Yammer
7 1 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.075%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.62%) Internet
2 27 (2.03%) HTTP
3 25 (1.88%) Intranet
4 11 (0.83%) Broadband
5 5 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.23%) LAN
6 3 (0.23%) WAN
6 3 (0.23%) Extranet
7 2 (0.15%) Firewall
7 2 (0.15%) VoIP
8 1 (0.075%) DHCP
8 1 (0.075%) DNS
8 1 (0.075%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 784 (59.08%) SQL Server
2 145 (10.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 94 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (4.82%) MySQL
5 43 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 42 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (2.79%) NoSQL
8 35 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 25 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.75%) MongoDB
15 10 (0.75%) Big Data
16 9 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (0.45%) Oracle Database
17 6 (0.45%) Hadoop
18 5 (0.38%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 142 (10.70%) NUnit
2 128 (9.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 126 (9.50%) Visual Studio
4 106 (7.99%) Git (software)
5 68 (5.12%) Selenium
6 65 (4.90%) Subversion
7 48 (3.62%) MSTest
8 36 (2.71%) Rhino Mocks
9 25 (1.88%) Moq
10 24 (1.81%) Cucumber
11 20 (1.51%) JIRA
12 19 (1.43%) SpecFlow
13 16 (1.21%) Jenkins
14 14 (1.06%) ReSharper
15 10 (0.75%) Jasmine
16 9 (0.68%) WatiN
17 8 (0.60%) Xcode
18 7 (0.53%) WebDriver
19 6 (0.45%) TeamCity
19 6 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 145 (10.93%) Finance
2 50 (3.77%) Games
3 35 (2.64%) Retail
4 23 (1.73%) Advertising
5 20 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.21%) Marketing
7 13 (0.98%) Back Office
8 12 (0.90%) Banking
9 10 (0.75%) Legal
10 8 (0.60%) Electronics
11 7 (0.53%) Automotive
12 4 (0.30%) Law
12 4 (0.30%) Publishing
13 3 (0.23%) Local Government
14 1 (0.075%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1061 (79.95%) Developer
2 577 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 436 (32.86%) C# Developer
4 309 (23.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 226 (17.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 201 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 196 (14.77%) Senior Developer
8 145 (10.93%) Web Developer
9 144 (10.85%) Software Developer
10 108 (8.14%) Senior C# Developer
11 105 (7.91%) Senior .NET Developer
12 71 (5.35%) Analyst
13 68 (5.12%) C# Web Developer
14 67 (5.05%) Junior
15 65 (4.90%) .NET Web Developer
16 62 (4.67%) Junior Developer
17 61 (4.60%) Lead Developer
18 55 (4.14%) Software Engineer
18 55 (4.14%) Agile C# Developer
19 52 (3.92%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1202 (90.58%) .NET
2 898 (67.67%) ASP.NET
3 605 (45.59%) HTML
4 506 (38.13%) CSS
5 416 (31.35%) WCF
6 380 (28.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 317 (23.89%) jQuery
8 265 (19.97%) Web Services
9 261 (19.67%) .NET Framework
10 237 (17.86%) XML
11 209 (15.75%) HTML5
12 199 (15.00%) WPF
13 191 (14.39%) LINQ
14 154 (11.61%) AngularJS
15 144 (10.85%) Entity Framework
16 118 (8.89%) Ajax
17 103 (7.76%) ASP.NET Web API
18 93 (7.01%) CSS3
19 90 (6.78%) REST
20 82 (6.18%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (7.23%) Mobile App
3 87 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 40 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (2.71%) N-Tier
6 35 (2.64%) iPhone
7 34 (2.56%) User Experience
8 26 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
8 26 (1.96%) Streaming Music
8 26 (1.96%) NHS
9 16 (1.21%) Mathematics
10 14 (1.06%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 13 (0.98%) Replication
12 11 (0.83%) Social Media
13 9 (0.68%) Blackberry
13 9 (0.68%) Xbox
14 8 (0.60%) Informatics
15 7 (0.53%) iPad
15 7 (0.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 196 (14.77%) Windows
2 99 (7.46%) Android
3 58 (4.37%) Apple iOS
4 29 (2.19%) Linux
5 13 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (0.53%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.45%) UNIX
8 4 (0.30%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.23%) CentOS
10 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 683 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 622 (46.87%) MVC
3 379 (28.56%) TDD
4 284 (21.40%) Scrum
5 219 (16.50%) OO
6 192 (14.47%) Software Engineering
7 130 (9.80%) Web Application Development
8 127 (9.57%) SDLC
9 126 (9.50%) Unit Testing
10 124 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
11 117 (8.82%) Web Development
12 105 (7.91%) BDD
13 97 (7.31%) E-Commerce
14 96 (7.23%) UML
15 81 (6.10%) Domain-Driven Design
16 76 (5.73%) Project Management
16 76 (5.73%) Mentoring
17 75 (5.65%) Dependency Injection
18 64 (4.82%) OOP
19 62 (4.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 543 (40.92%) JavaScript
2 525 (39.56%) SQL
3 178 (13.41%) Java
4 152 (11.45%) VB.NET
5 133 (10.02%) T-SQL
6 101 (7.61%) C++
7 65 (4.90%) PHP
8 58 (4.37%) Ruby
9 57 (4.30%) VB
10 49 (3.69%) VBA
11 35 (2.64%) C
12 30 (2.26%) Python
13 27 (2.03%) PL/SQL
13 27 (2.03%) Objective-C
14 15 (1.13%) Perl
15 11 (0.83%) VBScript
16 8 (0.60%) ActionScript
17 7 (0.53%) Scala
18 6 (0.45%) XPath
19 5 (0.38%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 205 (15.45%) Degree
2 26 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.98%) MCSD
4 11 (0.83%) HND
5 9 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.53%) MCPD
7 5 (0.38%) MCP
8 4 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.23%) ISEB
10 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.075%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.37%) QA
2 19 (1.43%) SLA
3 11 (0.83%) HL7
4 5 (0.38%) WAI
5 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.30%) DICOM
6 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.38%) vSphere
3 2 (0.15%) Firmware
4 1 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.075%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.45%) Puppet
2 3 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 297 (22.38%) Microsoft
2 54 (4.07%) Oracle
3 38 (2.86%) Sitecore
4 33 (2.49%) Google
5 18 (1.36%) Telerik
6 17 (1.28%) DevExpress
7 16 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (0.83%) Xamarin
9 10 (0.75%) Adobe
10 9 (0.68%) Symbian
11 7 (0.53%) Zend
11 7 (0.53%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.45%) Apigee
13 5 (0.38%) Facebook
13 5 (0.38%) Twitter
13 5 (0.38%) SAP
13 5 (0.38%) VMware
14 4 (0.30%) InterSystems
14 4 (0.30%) Capita
15 3 (0.23%) Avaya
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Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Interact Consulting
Salary: 45 - 55k
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: 40-55k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Salary and Good benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Intelligent Testing NW
Salary: Excellent basic + various and good benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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