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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 806 898 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.40% 23.53% 24.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.98% 38.34% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 717 825 971
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
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
2240 2342 2597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.91% 61.37% 61.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 2076 2401
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,825
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 0 66 £37,500 +15.38% 16
Bolton +3 49 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Wigan -4 38 £32,500 -9.72% 6
Altrincham -1 26 £38,500 +2.66% 8
Salford +5 13 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Cheadle +4 8 £32,500 +5.69% 4
Oldham 0 6 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Ashton-under-Lyne - 6 £47,500 -
Rochdale -5 3 £40,500 +8.00% 2
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1386 (85.71%) .NET
2 1066 (65.92%) ASP.NET
3 937 (57.95%) SQL Server
4 765 (47.31%) HTML
5 745 (46.07%) MVC
6 720 (44.53%) JavaScript
6 720 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
7 622 (38.47%) CSS
8 525 (32.47%) SQL
9 402 (24.86%) jQuery
10 397 (24.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 387 (23.93%) TDD
12 360 (22.26%) WCF
13 343 (21.21%) Microsoft
14 326 (20.16%) .NET Framework
15 306 (18.92%) Web Services
15 306 (18.92%) Scrum
16 300 (18.55%) OO
17 276 (17.07%) VB.NET
18 251 (15.52%) XML
19 247 (15.28%) Windows
20 239 (14.78%) Web Development
21 219 (13.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 217 (13.42%) HTML5
23 214 (13.23%) LINQ
24 201 (12.43%) Degree
25 185 (11.44%) Finance
26 169 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 167 (10.33%) Java
28 151 (9.34%) Software Engineering

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 104 (6.43%) IIS
2 96 (5.94%) CMS
3 87 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 82 (5.07%) Umbraco
5 81 (5.01%) Node.js
6 40 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 23 (1.42%) WordPress
8 18 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (0.80%) Sitefinity
10 11 (0.68%) Confluence
11 9 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.37%) Apache
13 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.19%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.19%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.19%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.12%) Drupal
15 2 (0.12%) Zimbra
Applications
1 112 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.16%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.05%) MS Office
4 8 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.37%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.12%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.062%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.68%) Visualfiles
3 8 (0.49%) Magento
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.12%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.62%) SaaS
3 10 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.49%) Google Apps
5 7 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (0.43%) Google App Engine
6 5 (0.31%) PaaS
6 5 (0.31%) GitHub
6 5 (0.31%) IaaS
7 3 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.09%) Internet
2 46 (2.84%) HTTP
3 26 (1.61%) Intranet
4 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.25%) Firewall
5 3 (0.19%) DNS
5 3 (0.19%) Extranet
6 2 (0.12%) MPLS
6 2 (0.12%) SMTP
6 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.062%) ATM
7 1 (0.062%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 937 (57.95%) SQL Server
2 137 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (6.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 88 (5.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 87 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 66 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 63 (3.90%) MySQL
8 54 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 34 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 31 (1.92%) MongoDB
11 24 (1.48%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.18%) RavenDB
13 18 (1.11%) NoSQL
13 18 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (0.87%) Big Data
16 10 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
17 7 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
18 6 (0.37%) DB2
19 5 (0.31%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 151 (9.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 114 (7.05%) Visual Studio
3 99 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 78 (4.82%) NUnit
5 54 (3.34%) Selenium
6 53 (3.28%) Subversion
7 29 (1.79%) JIRA
7 29 (1.79%) Moq
8 23 (1.42%) ReSharper
9 21 (1.30%) ClearCase
10 20 (1.24%) MSTest
11 16 (0.99%) WebDriver
11 16 (0.99%) Mercurial
12 12 (0.74%) SpecFlow
13 11 (0.68%) Bitbucket
13 11 (0.68%) TeamCity
13 11 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (0.68%) MSBuild
13 11 (0.68%) Grunt
14 9 (0.56%) Cucumber
General
1 185 (11.44%) Finance
2 78 (4.82%) Marketing
3 69 (4.27%) Retail
4 55 (3.40%) Games
5 43 (2.66%) Banking
6 30 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.55%) Advertising
8 18 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 15 (0.93%) Legal
10 13 (0.80%) Automotive
10 13 (0.80%) Law
10 13 (0.80%) Retail Banking
11 11 (0.68%) Billing
12 4 (0.25%) Back Office
13 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.19%) German Language
13 3 (0.19%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.19%) Turkish Language
14 2 (0.12%) Electronics
14 2 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1301 (80.46%) Developer
2 642 (39.70%) .NET Developer
3 470 (29.07%) C# Developer
4 315 (19.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 305 (18.86%) Senior Developer
6 229 (14.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 224 (13.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 186 (11.50%) Software Developer
9 166 (10.27%) Web Developer
10 154 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
11 134 (8.29%) Senior .NET Developer
12 104 (6.43%) Junior
13 99 (6.12%) Junior Developer
14 86 (5.32%) Team Leader
15 80 (4.95%) Analyst
16 72 (4.45%) C# Software Developer
17 70 (4.33%) .NET Software Developer
18 69 (4.27%) .NET Web Developer
19 66 (4.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
20 59 (3.65%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1386 (85.71%) .NET
2 1066 (65.92%) ASP.NET
3 765 (47.31%) HTML
4 622 (38.47%) CSS
5 402 (24.86%) jQuery
6 397 (24.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 360 (22.26%) WCF
8 326 (20.16%) .NET Framework
9 306 (18.92%) Web Services
10 251 (15.52%) XML
11 219 (13.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 217 (13.42%) HTML5
13 214 (13.23%) LINQ
14 169 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 149 (9.21%) WPF
16 118 (7.30%) Ajax
17 109 (6.74%) KnockoutJS
18 94 (5.81%) WinForms
19 86 (5.32%) XSLT
20 85 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (5.50%) Computer Science
2 67 (4.14%) N-Tier
3 66 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 52 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (2.29%) User Experience
6 36 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (2.16%) iPhone
8 27 (1.67%) Mathematics
8 27 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (1.61%) Client/Server
10 21 (1.30%) Streaming Music
11 18 (1.11%) Physics
11 18 (1.11%) Social Media
12 16 (0.99%) W3C
13 12 (0.74%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (0.49%) Tandem
16 7 (0.43%) Mobile Games
16 7 (0.43%) Open Source
17 6 (0.37%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 247 (15.28%) Windows
2 66 (4.08%) Android
3 50 (3.09%) Apple iOS
4 37 (2.29%) Linux
5 14 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
7 6 (0.37%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.19%) UNIX
9 2 (0.12%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.062%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.062%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.062%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 745 (46.07%) MVC
2 720 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
3 387 (23.93%) TDD
4 306 (18.92%) Scrum
5 300 (18.55%) OO
6 239 (14.78%) Web Development
7 151 (9.34%) Software Engineering
8 136 (8.41%) Unit Testing
9 131 (8.10%) E-Commerce
10 124 (7.67%) Domain-Driven Design
11 112 (6.93%) Web Application Development
12 107 (6.62%) Project Management
13 97 (6.00%) SOA
14 94 (5.81%) Dependency Injection
15 90 (5.57%) OOD
16 88 (5.44%) OOP
17 87 (5.38%) Mentoring
18 80 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
19 69 (4.27%) BDD
20 67 (4.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 720 (44.53%) JavaScript
2 525 (32.47%) SQL
3 276 (17.07%) VB.NET
4 167 (10.33%) Java
5 126 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 98 (6.06%) C++
7 69 (4.27%) PHP
8 60 (3.71%) VB
9 56 (3.46%) Ruby
10 46 (2.84%) C
11 28 (1.73%) Python
12 19 (1.18%) VB6
13 16 (0.99%) Delphi
14 15 (0.93%) Objective-C
15 12 (0.74%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.68%) VBScript
17 9 (0.56%) Perl
17 9 (0.56%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.49%) PHP5
19 5 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 201 (12.43%) Degree
2 41 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (1.36%) MCP
4 12 (0.74%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.68%) MCTS
6 9 (0.56%) MCSD
7 8 (0.49%) MCAD
7 8 (0.49%) ISEB
8 7 (0.43%) HND
8 7 (0.43%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.19%) MCPD
9 3 (0.19%) MCSE
10 2 (0.12%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.12%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.062%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.062%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.062%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.062%) CCNP
11 1 (0.062%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.91%) QA
2 15 (0.93%) SLA
3 10 (0.62%) WAI
4 5 (0.31%) WCAG
5 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.31%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.062%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.062%) OpenView
2 1 (0.062%) SCCM
2 1 (0.062%) SCOM
Vendors
1 343 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 54 (3.34%) Oracle
3 52 (3.22%) Google
4 49 (3.03%) Sitecore
5 20 (1.24%) Wonderware
6 19 (1.18%) EPiServer
7 17 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (0.99%) Xamarin
9 13 (0.80%) HP
10 12 (0.74%) Embarcadero
11 11 (0.68%) SAP
12 10 (0.62%) Adobe
13 8 (0.49%) Siemens
13 8 (0.49%) Twitter
13 8 (0.49%) Telerik
14 7 (0.43%) VMware
15 5 (0.31%) Cisco
16 4 (0.25%) Business Objects
16 4 (0.25%) Open Text
16 4 (0.25%) Zend
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
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