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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 805 975 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.55% 25.27% 24.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.48% 42.26% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 688 907 854
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £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
2269 2307 2352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.11% 59.80% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1925 2059 2140
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +2 76 £40,000 +12.67% 7
Stockport -2 46 £42,500 +25.00% 7
Wigan -3 22 £32,500 -10.95% 6
Rochdale +4 16 £43,750 +32.57%
Cheadle +6 11 £35,000 -17.64%
Altrincham -11 11 £20,000 -41.60% 7
Oldham +8 10 £37,000 -5.72% 2
Bury -14 3 £29,000 -27.50%
Salford -8 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Sale +5 1 £42,500 +26.86% 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1462 (88.02%) .NET
2 1080 (65.02%) ASP.NET
3 1017 (61.23%) SQL Server
4 738 (44.43%) MVC
5 694 (41.78%) JavaScript
6 687 (41.36%) HTML
7 584 (35.16%) SQL
8 548 (32.99%) CSS
9 463 (27.87%) WCF
10 430 (25.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 425 (25.59%) jQuery
12 421 (25.35%) TDD
13 401 (24.14%) .NET Framework
14 373 (22.46%) Microsoft
15 329 (19.81%) OO
16 324 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
17 322 (19.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 315 (18.96%) Web Services
18 315 (18.96%) VB.NET
19 294 (17.70%) XML
20 279 (16.80%) Scrum
21 259 (15.59%) Windows
22 247 (14.87%) LINQ
23 229 (13.79%) Degree
24 208 (12.52%) Finance
25 196 (11.80%) SQL Server 2008
26 188 (11.32%) Web Development
27 181 (10.90%) Team Foundation Server
28 176 (10.60%) T-SQL
29 167 (10.05%) HTML5

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 126 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 98 (5.90%) IIS
3 67 (4.03%) CMS
4 55 (3.31%) Node.js
5 39 (2.35%) Umbraco
6 24 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 23 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 21 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.66%) WordPress
11 9 (0.54%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.36%) Lync
13 4 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.24%) Apache
14 3 (0.18%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.18%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.18%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.12%) Drupal
15 2 (0.12%) Zimbra
15 2 (0.12%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 143 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.44%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.72%) MS Office
4 6 (0.36%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.90%) Visualfiles
3 8 (0.48%) Magento
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.060%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.060%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.48%) SaaS
3 7 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.42%) Google Apps
4 6 (0.36%) Office 365
4 6 (0.36%) Google App Engine
4 6 (0.36%) PaaS
5 5 (0.30%) GitHub
5 5 (0.30%) IaaS
6 1 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.060%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.060%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.19%) Internet
2 43 (2.59%) Intranet
3 24 (1.44%) HTTP
4 6 (0.36%) RFID
5 5 (0.30%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.24%) Firewall
7 3 (0.18%) Wireless
7 3 (0.18%) DNS
7 3 (0.18%) Extranet
8 2 (0.12%) MPLS
8 2 (0.12%) SMTP
8 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.060%) ATM
9 1 (0.060%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1017 (61.23%) SQL Server
2 196 (11.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 136 (8.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 101 (6.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 91 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 80 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 64 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 58 (3.49%) MySQL
9 46 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (1.51%) RavenDB
11 24 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (1.38%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.14%) MongoDB
14 16 (0.96%) Big Data
15 14 (0.84%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.66%) NoSQL
17 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (0.54%) OLTP
17 9 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
18 7 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 181 (10.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 134 (8.07%) Visual Studio
3 89 (5.36%) NUnit
4 65 (3.91%) Git (software)
5 47 (2.83%) Moq
6 34 (2.05%) ReSharper
7 33 (1.99%) Selenium
7 33 (1.99%) SpecFlow
8 29 (1.75%) Subversion
9 17 (1.02%) Mercurial
9 17 (1.02%) MSTest
10 15 (0.90%) TeamCity
11 13 (0.78%) ClearCase
11 13 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (0.66%) Eclipse
12 11 (0.66%) JIRA
13 9 (0.54%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.42%) Selenium IDE
14 7 (0.42%) WebDriver
15 6 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
General
1 208 (12.52%) Finance
2 69 (4.15%) Marketing
3 48 (2.89%) Games
4 46 (2.77%) Retail
5 41 (2.47%) Banking
6 28 (1.69%) Legal
7 27 (1.63%) Advertising
8 25 (1.51%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.02%) Law
10 13 (0.78%) Billing
11 9 (0.54%) Retail Banking
11 9 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.30%) Back Office
13 3 (0.18%) German Language
13 3 (0.18%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.18%) Turkish Language
14 2 (0.12%) Electronics
14 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 1340 (80.67%) Developer
2 644 (38.77%) .NET Developer
3 550 (33.11%) C# Developer
4 373 (22.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 302 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 276 (16.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 252 (15.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 249 (14.99%) Software Developer
9 175 (10.54%) Web Developer
10 160 (9.63%) Senior C# Developer
11 125 (7.53%) Senior .NET Developer
12 103 (6.20%) Analyst
13 101 (6.08%) Team Leader
14 88 (5.30%) C# Software Developer
15 78 (4.70%) .NET Software Developer
16 76 (4.58%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 75 (4.52%) Lead Developer
18 71 (4.27%) .NET Web Developer
19 67 (4.03%) Junior
20 66 (3.97%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1462 (88.02%) .NET
2 1080 (65.02%) ASP.NET
3 687 (41.36%) HTML
4 548 (32.99%) CSS
5 463 (27.87%) WCF
6 430 (25.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 425 (25.59%) jQuery
8 401 (24.14%) .NET Framework
9 322 (19.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 315 (18.96%) Web Services
11 294 (17.70%) XML
12 247 (14.87%) LINQ
13 167 (10.05%) HTML5
14 160 (9.63%) WPF
15 153 (9.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 133 (8.01%) Ajax
17 120 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 105 (6.32%) WinForms
19 92 (5.54%) KnockoutJS
20 88 (5.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 113 (6.80%) Computer Science
2 74 (4.46%) N-Tier
3 69 (4.15%) Mobile App
4 48 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
5 41 (2.47%) Mathematics
6 33 (1.99%) iPhone
7 31 (1.87%) Physics
8 29 (1.75%) Social Media
8 29 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 16 (0.96%) W3C
9 16 (0.96%) Open Source
10 13 (0.78%) Streaming Music
11 8 (0.48%) iPad
11 8 (0.48%) Blackberry
11 8 (0.48%) Tandem
11 8 (0.48%) Statistics
12 6 (0.36%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (0.36%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.30%) EMV
13 5 (0.30%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 259 (15.59%) Windows
2 51 (3.07%) Android
3 31 (1.87%) Apple iOS
4 29 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (1.51%) Linux
6 20 (1.20%) UNIX
7 16 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.36%) Windows CE
8 6 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.060%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.060%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.060%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.060%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.060%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 738 (44.43%) MVC
2 421 (25.35%) TDD
3 329 (19.81%) OO
4 324 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 279 (16.80%) Scrum
6 188 (11.32%) Web Development
7 148 (8.91%) Software Engineering
8 146 (8.79%) Unit Testing
9 121 (7.28%) Project Management
10 117 (7.04%) E-Commerce
10 117 (7.04%) OOD
11 92 (5.54%) Domain-Driven Design
11 92 (5.54%) Web Application Development
12 87 (5.24%) OOP
13 84 (5.06%) SOA
14 80 (4.82%) BDD
15 75 (4.52%) UML
16 64 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
18 49 (2.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 694 (41.78%) JavaScript
2 584 (35.16%) SQL
3 315 (18.96%) VB.NET
4 176 (10.60%) T-SQL
5 145 (8.73%) Java
6 73 (4.39%) C++
7 60 (3.61%) PHP
8 57 (3.43%) Ruby
9 45 (2.71%) VB
10 34 (2.05%) C
11 19 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 19 (1.14%) Python
12 16 (0.96%) Perl
13 11 (0.66%) PHP5
13 11 (0.66%) TypeScript
14 9 (0.54%) Objective-C
14 9 (0.54%) Delphi
15 7 (0.42%) VB6
16 6 (0.36%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 229 (13.79%) Degree
2 39 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (2.29%) MCP
4 22 (1.32%) MCSD
5 21 (1.26%) MCTS
6 20 (1.20%) MCAD
7 10 (0.60%) ISEB
8 9 (0.54%) MCSE
8 9 (0.54%) Security Cleared
8 9 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.30%) CCNP
10 5 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.12%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.12%) OCPJP
12 1 (0.060%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.060%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.060%) MCPD
12 1 (0.060%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.69%) QA
2 18 (1.08%) WAI
3 9 (0.54%) WCAG
4 7 (0.42%) SLA
5 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.060%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.060%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.48%) OpenView
3 1 (0.060%) SCCM
3 1 (0.060%) SCOM
Vendors
1 373 (22.46%) Microsoft
2 65 (3.91%) Oracle
3 41 (2.47%) Google
4 26 (1.57%) Sitecore
5 19 (1.14%) HP
6 18 (1.08%) Wonderware
7 14 (0.84%) Adobe
8 11 (0.66%) Xamarin
9 10 (0.60%) SAP
9 10 (0.60%) IBM
10 9 (0.54%) Twitter
11 8 (0.48%) Siemens
11 8 (0.48%) Remedy
12 7 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.42%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.30%) Embarcadero
14 4 (0.24%) Open Text
14 4 (0.24%) VMware
15 2 (0.12%) Novell
15 2 (0.12%) Symbian
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