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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 821 1061 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.37% 25.97% 23.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.78% 42.92% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 707 975 857
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2232 2472 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.37% 60.51% 62.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2199 2155
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Bolton +1 75 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Stockport -2 52 £42,500 +18.05% 11
Wigan -2 20 £37,500 +10.29% 7
Rochdale +3 17 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Salford +3 15 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Cheadle +11 14 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Oldham +9 10 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Altrincham -11 9 £42,500 +14.86% 4
Bury -9 7 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Sale +2 1 £42,500 +6.25% 2
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1561 (89.35%) .NET
2 1190 (68.12%) ASP.NET
3 1074 (61.48%) SQL Server
4 763 (43.67%) MVC
5 722 (41.33%) JavaScript
6 702 (40.18%) HTML
7 678 (38.81%) SQL
8 565 (32.34%) CSS
9 496 (28.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 491 (28.11%) WCF
11 446 (25.53%) jQuery
12 435 (24.90%) TDD
13 409 (23.41%) .NET Framework
14 385 (22.04%) Microsoft
15 354 (20.26%) VB.NET
16 350 (20.03%) Agile Software Development
17 347 (19.86%) OO
18 329 (18.83%) XML
19 320 (18.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 317 (18.15%) Web Services
21 295 (16.89%) Windows
22 283 (16.20%) Scrum
23 249 (14.25%) LINQ
24 236 (13.51%) Degree
25 222 (12.71%) SQL Server 2008
26 213 (12.19%) T-SQL
27 212 (12.14%) Finance
28 198 (11.33%) Team Foundation Server
29 193 (11.05%) Web Development
30 169 (9.67%) Software Engineering

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 139 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 103 (5.90%) IIS
3 66 (3.78%) CMS
4 48 (2.75%) Node.js
5 34 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 32 (1.83%) Umbraco
7 28 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 18 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 16 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (0.57%) WordPress
11 5 (0.29%) Lync
11 5 (0.29%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.23%) K2 blackpearl
12 4 (0.23%) Apache
12 4 (0.23%) DNN
12 4 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.17%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.11%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.11%) Drupal
15 1 (0.057%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 146 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.57%) MS Office
4 5 (0.29%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.86%) Visualfiles
3 12 (0.69%) Magento
4 7 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.057%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.52%) Office 365
4 8 (0.46%) SaaS
5 5 (0.29%) PaaS
6 4 (0.23%) IaaS
7 2 (0.11%) GitHub
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.09%) Internet
2 47 (2.69%) Intranet
3 23 (1.32%) HTTP
4 10 (0.57%) RFID
5 5 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.17%) Firewall
6 3 (0.17%) Wireless
6 3 (0.17%) DNS
6 3 (0.17%) Extranet
7 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.11%) SMTP
7 2 (0.11%) MPLS
8 1 (0.057%) NAS
8 1 (0.057%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1074 (61.48%) SQL Server
2 222 (12.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 152 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 109 (6.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 78 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 71 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 69 (3.95%) Relational Database
8 68 (3.89%) MySQL
9 40 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (1.55%) RavenDB
12 23 (1.32%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.09%) Oracle Database
13 19 (1.09%) MongoDB
14 14 (0.80%) OLTP
15 11 (0.63%) NoSQL
15 11 (0.63%) Big Data
16 9 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.46%) Couchbase
17 8 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 198 (11.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 161 (9.22%) Visual Studio
3 85 (4.87%) NUnit
4 61 (3.49%) Git (software)
5 45 (2.58%) Moq
6 35 (2.00%) Subversion
7 34 (1.95%) SpecFlow
8 33 (1.89%) ReSharper
9 32 (1.83%) Selenium
10 20 (1.14%) MSTest
11 15 (0.86%) TeamCity
11 15 (0.86%) JIRA
12 13 (0.74%) Mercurial
13 12 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (0.63%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.52%) ClearCase
15 9 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
16 8 (0.46%) Cucumber
17 7 (0.40%) Selenium IDE
18 6 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 212 (12.14%) Finance
2 71 (4.06%) Marketing
3 55 (3.15%) Games
4 41 (2.35%) Retail
5 32 (1.83%) Legal
6 31 (1.77%) Banking
7 26 (1.49%) Advertising
8 24 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 17 (0.97%) Law
10 11 (0.63%) Billing
11 9 (0.52%) Back Office
12 5 (0.29%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.17%) Electronics
13 3 (0.17%) Military
14 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.11%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.057%) German Language
15 1 (0.057%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1413 (80.88%) Developer
2 718 (41.10%) .NET Developer
3 581 (33.26%) C# Developer
4 409 (23.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 310 (17.74%) Senior Developer
5 310 (17.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 283 (16.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 250 (14.31%) Software Developer
8 207 (11.85%) Web Developer
9 164 (9.39%) Senior C# Developer
10 140 (8.01%) Senior .NET Developer
11 108 (6.18%) Analyst
12 105 (6.01%) Team Leader
13 86 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
14 82 (4.69%) .NET Web Developer
15 81 (4.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 79 (4.52%) Lead Developer
17 77 (4.41%) .NET Software Developer
18 72 (4.12%) Software Engineer
19 67 (3.84%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1561 (89.35%) .NET
2 1190 (68.12%) ASP.NET
3 702 (40.18%) HTML
4 565 (32.34%) CSS
5 496 (28.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 491 (28.11%) WCF
7 446 (25.53%) jQuery
8 409 (23.41%) .NET Framework
9 329 (18.83%) XML
10 320 (18.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 317 (18.15%) Web Services
12 249 (14.25%) LINQ
13 164 (9.39%) WPF
14 162 (9.27%) HTML5
15 159 (9.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 156 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 127 (7.27%) Ajax
18 115 (6.58%) WinForms
19 88 (5.04%) NHibernate
19 88 (5.04%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 128 (7.33%) Computer Science
2 79 (4.52%) Mobile App
3 77 (4.41%) N-Tier
4 62 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (2.06%) Mathematics
6 34 (1.95%) Social Media
7 30 (1.72%) iPhone
8 28 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 27 (1.55%) Physics
10 24 (1.37%) Open Source
11 20 (1.14%) W3C
12 15 (0.86%) Statistics
13 9 (0.52%) Streaming Music
14 8 (0.46%) Tandem
15 6 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (0.34%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.34%) RIA
16 5 (0.29%) Blackberry
16 5 (0.29%) 3D Graphics
17 4 (0.23%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 295 (16.89%) Windows
2 50 (2.86%) Android
3 30 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 29 (1.66%) Linux
5 19 (1.09%) UNIX
6 17 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.34%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.057%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.057%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.057%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.057%) CentOS
10 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.057%) SUSE
10 1 (0.057%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 763 (43.67%) MVC
2 435 (24.90%) TDD
3 350 (20.03%) Agile Software Development
4 347 (19.86%) OO
5 283 (16.20%) Scrum
6 193 (11.05%) Web Development
7 169 (9.67%) Software Engineering
8 149 (8.53%) Unit Testing
9 134 (7.67%) Project Management
10 123 (7.04%) OOD
11 108 (6.18%) E-Commerce
12 96 (5.50%) OOP
13 93 (5.32%) Web Application Development
14 89 (5.09%) Domain-Driven Design
15 88 (5.04%) BDD
16 76 (4.35%) SOA
17 73 (4.18%) UML
18 67 (3.84%) Continuous Integration
19 53 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
20 51 (2.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 722 (41.33%) JavaScript
2 678 (38.81%) SQL
3 354 (20.26%) VB.NET
4 213 (12.19%) T-SQL
5 143 (8.19%) Java
6 72 (4.12%) PHP
7 66 (3.78%) C++
8 55 (3.15%) Ruby
9 52 (2.98%) VB
10 31 (1.77%) C
11 26 (1.49%) PL/SQL
12 24 (1.37%) Perl
13 22 (1.26%) Python
14 15 (0.86%) PHP5
15 12 (0.69%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.46%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.34%) Delphi
17 6 (0.34%) PowerShell
18 5 (0.29%) XPath
18 5 (0.29%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 236 (13.51%) Degree
2 47 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (2.52%) MCP
4 31 (1.77%) MCSD
5 29 (1.66%) MCAD
5 29 (1.66%) MCTS
6 11 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.63%) ISEB
7 9 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.46%) MCSE
8 8 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.29%) CCNP
10 3 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.11%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.057%) OCPJP
12 1 (0.057%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.057%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.60%) QA
2 19 (1.09%) WAI
3 13 (0.74%) WCAG
3 13 (0.74%) SLA
4 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.17%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.057%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.057%) Varnish
3 1 (0.057%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.46%) OpenView
3 1 (0.057%) SCCM
3 1 (0.057%) SCOM
Vendors
1 385 (22.04%) Microsoft
2 70 (4.01%) Oracle
3 34 (1.95%) Google
4 23 (1.32%) Sitecore
5 18 (1.03%) HP
6 14 (0.80%) Wonderware
7 11 (0.63%) SAP
8 10 (0.57%) Twitter
8 10 (0.57%) Adobe
8 10 (0.57%) IBM
9 9 (0.52%) VMware
10 8 (0.46%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.46%) Remedy
11 6 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.34%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.29%) Sage
12 5 (0.29%) Siemens
13 4 (0.23%) Open Text
14 3 (0.17%) Zend
14 3 (0.17%) Cisco
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