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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 641 792 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.66% 19.50% 25.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.30% 35.25% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 594 676 903
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 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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
1869 2247 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 48.58% 55.33% 59.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1907 2055
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Bolton -4 36 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Stockport +1 35 £37,500 -11.24% 10
Altrincham +10 16 £40,000 +100.00% 9
Salford +13 12 £40,000 -13.51% 2
Rochdale -6 12 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Wigan -7 10 £36,250 +10.68% 3
Bury +13 7 £47,500 +63.79% 5
Cheadle +5 7 £41,250 +17.85% 4
Oldham -5 5 £30,500 -17.56% 1
Sale -4 2 £37,500 -11.76%
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1106 (89.34%) .NET
2 816 (65.91%) ASP.NET
3 707 (57.11%) SQL Server
4 662 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
5 579 (46.77%) MVC
6 536 (43.30%) HTML
7 505 (40.79%) JavaScript
8 465 (37.56%) SQL
9 448 (36.19%) CSS
10 396 (31.99%) WCF
11 392 (31.66%) TDD
12 366 (29.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 288 (23.26%) Microsoft
14 279 (22.54%) jQuery
15 273 (22.05%) Scrum
16 251 (20.27%) Web Services
17 234 (18.90%) .NET Framework
18 208 (16.80%) OO
19 205 (16.56%) XML
20 196 (15.83%) WPF
21 183 (14.78%) LINQ
22 180 (14.54%) Java
23 177 (14.30%) HTML5
24 172 (13.89%) Windows
25 168 (13.57%) Software Engineering
26 160 (12.92%) AngularJS
27 153 (12.36%) NUnit
27 153 (12.36%) Degree
28 152 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
29 147 (11.87%) Finance

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (7.35%) Node.js
2 66 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 60 (4.85%) Umbraco
4 55 (4.44%) IIS
5 48 (3.88%) CMS
6 31 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (0.97%) WordPress
8 12 (0.97%) Drupal
9 10 (0.81%) Sitefinity
10 6 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.40%) nginx
11 5 (0.40%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.40%) Apache
12 4 (0.32%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.32%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.24%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.24%) Kentico
13 3 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 72 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.02%) MS Office
3 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.081%) MS Project
4 1 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.97%) Tridion
3 6 (0.48%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.24%) Magento
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.081%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 77 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.81%) SaaS
4 9 (0.73%) Office 365
5 8 (0.65%) GitHub
6 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.081%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.07%) Internet
2 22 (1.78%) Intranet
3 17 (1.37%) HTTP
4 11 (0.89%) Broadband
5 3 (0.24%) LAN
5 3 (0.24%) WAN
5 3 (0.24%) Extranet
6 1 (0.081%) DHCP
6 1 (0.081%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.081%) DNS
6 1 (0.081%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 707 (57.11%) SQL Server
2 128 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (4.77%) MySQL
5 45 (3.63%) NoSQL
6 41 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 37 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 22 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (1.05%) MongoDB
11 13 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.81%) Big Data
15 9 (0.73%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.57%) MariaDB
17 5 (0.40%) Hadoop
17 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 153 (12.36%) NUnit
2 138 (11.15%) Visual Studio
3 112 (9.05%) Git (software)
4 108 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 80 (6.46%) Selenium
6 58 (4.68%) Subversion
7 45 (3.63%) MSTest
8 39 (3.15%) Rhino Mocks
9 33 (2.67%) Moq
10 29 (2.34%) Cucumber
11 23 (1.86%) Jenkins
12 20 (1.62%) JIRA
13 17 (1.37%) ReSharper
14 15 (1.21%) SpecFlow
14 15 (1.21%) WebDriver
15 11 (0.89%) Jasmine
16 10 (0.81%) TeamCity
17 8 (0.65%) WatiN
18 7 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 7 (0.57%) HP UFT
General
1 147 (11.87%) Finance
2 54 (4.36%) Games
3 28 (2.26%) Advertising
3 28 (2.26%) Retail
4 18 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.37%) Legal
6 13 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.05%) Marketing
7 12 (0.97%) Banking
7 12 (0.97%) Back Office
8 8 (0.65%) Automotive
9 3 (0.24%) Electronics
9 3 (0.24%) Local Government
10 2 (0.16%) Publishing
10 2 (0.16%) Law
11 1 (0.081%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 974 (78.68%) Developer
2 535 (43.21%) .NET Developer
3 395 (31.91%) C# Developer
4 277 (22.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 198 (15.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 185 (14.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 183 (14.78%) Senior Developer
8 147 (11.87%) Web Developer
9 130 (10.50%) Software Developer
10 98 (7.92%) Senior C# Developer
10 98 (7.92%) Senior .NET Developer
11 71 (5.74%) C# Web Developer
12 68 (5.49%) .NET Web Developer
13 64 (5.17%) Analyst
14 59 (4.77%) Software Engineer
15 52 (4.20%) Lead Developer
16 51 (4.12%) C# Software Developer
17 48 (3.88%) Agile C# Developer
17 48 (3.88%) Junior
18 44 (3.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1106 (89.34%) .NET
2 816 (65.91%) ASP.NET
3 536 (43.30%) HTML
4 448 (36.19%) CSS
5 396 (31.99%) WCF
6 366 (29.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 279 (22.54%) jQuery
8 251 (20.27%) Web Services
9 234 (18.90%) .NET Framework
10 205 (16.56%) XML
11 196 (15.83%) WPF
12 183 (14.78%) LINQ
13 177 (14.30%) HTML5
14 160 (12.92%) AngularJS
15 138 (11.15%) Entity Framework
16 111 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 100 (8.08%) Ajax
18 99 (8.00%) REST
19 77 (6.22%) CSS3
19 77 (6.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 97 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (7.19%) Mobile App
3 85 (6.87%) Computer Science
4 40 (3.23%) iPhone
5 37 (2.99%) User Experience
6 32 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (2.58%) N-Tier
7 26 (2.10%) Streaming Music
8 23 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
9 19 (1.53%) NHS
10 15 (1.21%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.05%) Replication
12 11 (0.89%) Blackberry
13 10 (0.81%) iPad
13 10 (0.81%) Xbox
13 10 (0.81%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.57%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.48%) W3C
15 6 (0.48%) Social Media
16 5 (0.40%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 172 (13.89%) Windows
2 90 (7.27%) Android
3 53 (4.28%) Apple iOS
4 25 (2.02%) Linux
5 11 (0.89%) UNIX
5 11 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (0.81%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.24%) CentOS
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.081%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.081%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 662 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
2 579 (46.77%) MVC
3 392 (31.66%) TDD
4 273 (22.05%) Scrum
5 208 (16.80%) OO
6 168 (13.57%) Software Engineering
7 152 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 127 (10.26%) Web Application Development
9 121 (9.77%) SDLC
10 116 (9.37%) BDD
11 103 (8.32%) Unit Testing
12 101 (8.16%) Web Development
13 92 (7.43%) UML
14 88 (7.11%) E-Commerce
15 77 (6.22%) Dependency Injection
16 75 (6.06%) Project Management
17 72 (5.82%) Mentoring
18 70 (5.65%) Domain-Driven Design
19 69 (5.57%) OOP
20 68 (5.49%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 505 (40.79%) JavaScript
2 465 (37.56%) SQL
3 180 (14.54%) Java
4 134 (10.82%) VB.NET
5 126 (10.18%) T-SQL
6 95 (7.67%) C++
7 61 (4.93%) PHP
8 56 (4.52%) Ruby
9 45 (3.63%) VBA
10 43 (3.47%) VB
11 35 (2.83%) C
12 30 (2.42%) PL/SQL
13 24 (1.94%) Python
14 22 (1.78%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.05%) Perl
16 9 (0.73%) Scala
17 8 (0.65%) ActionScript
18 7 (0.57%) VBScript
19 5 (0.40%) Apex Code
19 5 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 153 (12.36%) Degree
2 25 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.05%) MCSD
3 13 (1.05%) HND
4 11 (0.89%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.57%) MCPD
5 7 (0.57%) ISEB
6 5 (0.40%) MCP
7 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.081%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.081%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.081%) MCSE
9 1 (0.081%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.01%) QA
2 11 (0.89%) HL7
2 11 (0.89%) SLA
3 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.32%) DICOM
4 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.40%) vSphere
3 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.081%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.081%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.48%) Puppet
2 4 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 288 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 51 (4.12%) Oracle
3 41 (3.31%) Sitecore
4 33 (2.67%) Google
5 20 (1.62%) Telerik
6 14 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (0.97%) Xamarin
8 11 (0.89%) SAP
8 11 (0.89%) Symbian
8 11 (0.89%) Adobe
9 8 (0.65%) EPiServer
10 7 (0.57%) Zend
10 7 (0.57%) Facebook
10 7 (0.57%) HP
11 6 (0.48%) VMware
12 4 (0.32%) InterSystems
12 4 (0.32%) Twitter
13 3 (0.24%) Wonderware
13 3 (0.24%) Capita
13 3 (0.24%) Avaya
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUSES
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50 - 55k
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ISL
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago