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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 815 876 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.31% 23.25% 27.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.60% 39.12% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 744 814 971
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 £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1959 2239 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 51.23% 59.42% 60.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1978 2086
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +1 88 £42,500 +21.42% 16
Stockport -3 34 £33,250 -11.33% 14
Wigan -3 32 £35,500 +1.42% 8
Altrincham 0 25 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Salford -4 12 £38,000 +1.33% 5
Cheadle +6 10 £27,500 -38.88% 5
Rochdale 0 10 £45,000 +42.85% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 9 £30,000 - 1
Oldham -8 2 - - 4
Sale +7 1 £37,500 - 2
Bury -7 1 £42,500 +51.78% 3
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1396 (86.92%) .NET
2 1111 (69.18%) ASP.NET
3 899 (55.98%) SQL Server
4 758 (47.20%) HTML
5 747 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
6 723 (45.02%) MVC
7 702 (43.71%) JavaScript
8 656 (40.85%) SQL
9 645 (40.16%) CSS
10 414 (25.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 393 (24.47%) jQuery
12 369 (22.98%) Microsoft
13 346 (21.54%) TDD
14 331 (20.61%) WCF
15 320 (19.93%) Scrum
16 306 (19.05%) Windows
17 298 (18.56%) OO
18 292 (18.18%) Web Services
19 285 (17.75%) Degree
20 282 (17.56%) .NET Framework
21 261 (16.25%) XML
22 243 (15.13%) HTML5
23 238 (14.82%) VB.NET
24 227 (14.13%) Software Engineering
25 218 (13.57%) Web Development
26 209 (13.01%) Java
27 173 (10.77%) LINQ
28 143 (8.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
29 141 (8.78%) Finance
29 141 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 86 (5.35%) Node.js
2 79 (4.92%) IIS
3 78 (4.86%) SharePoint
3 78 (4.86%) CMS
4 72 (4.48%) Umbraco
5 34 (2.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (0.93%) WordPress
7 15 (0.93%) Confluence
8 12 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (0.50%) Apache
10 7 (0.44%) Sitefinity
10 7 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.37%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.31%) nginx
13 4 (0.25%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.25%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.25%) SAS
14 3 (0.19%) Facebook Platform
15 1 (0.062%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 114 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.43%) MS Office
3 14 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.12%) MS Project
6 2 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.062%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.44%) Magento
3 2 (0.12%) Zen Cart
3 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.062%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 62 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.37%) Yammer
5 4 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.42%) HTTP
2 58 (3.61%) Internet
3 23 (1.43%) Intranet
4 7 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.12%) Extranet
5 2 (0.12%) VoIP
5 2 (0.12%) Firewall
6 1 (0.062%) ATM
6 1 (0.062%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 899 (55.98%) SQL Server
2 133 (8.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 96 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 96 (5.98%) MySQL
4 73 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 64 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 53 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (1.99%) RDBMS
8 30 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (1.68%) MongoDB
11 25 (1.56%) NoSQL
12 22 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
14 20 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.44%) Big Data
17 5 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
18 4 (0.25%) Apache Hive
18 4 (0.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 141 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 117 (7.29%) Visual Studio
3 99 (6.16%) NUnit
4 76 (4.73%) Git (software)
5 75 (4.67%) Subversion
6 53 (3.30%) Selenium
7 50 (3.11%) JIRA
8 44 (2.74%) MSTest
9 32 (1.99%) Moq
10 21 (1.31%) Mercurial
11 16 (1.00%) TeamCity
12 15 (0.93%) Bitbucket
12 15 (0.93%) WatiN
13 14 (0.87%) SpecFlow
13 14 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (0.75%) WebDriver
14 12 (0.75%) ReSharper
15 11 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
16 10 (0.62%) Grunt
16 10 (0.62%) MSBuild
General
1 141 (8.78%) Finance
2 67 (4.17%) Marketing
3 54 (3.36%) Retail
4 47 (2.93%) Games
5 25 (1.56%) Advertising
6 20 (1.25%) Banking
7 19 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.12%) Automotive
9 15 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.44%) Electronics
11 6 (0.37%) Back Office
11 6 (0.37%) Publishing
11 6 (0.37%) Local Government
11 6 (0.37%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.19%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.19%) Law
13 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.062%) Billing
14 1 (0.062%) Legal
14 1 (0.062%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1304 (81.20%) Developer
2 722 (44.96%) .NET Developer
3 504 (31.38%) C# Developer
4 371 (23.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 280 (17.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 260 (16.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 259 (16.13%) Senior Developer
8 170 (10.59%) Software Developer
9 156 (9.71%) Senior .NET Developer
10 151 (9.40%) Web Developer
11 126 (7.85%) Senior C# Developer
12 103 (6.41%) Junior
13 99 (6.16%) Junior Developer
14 78 (4.86%) .NET Web Developer
15 66 (4.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 64 (3.99%) Analyst
17 61 (3.80%) C# Software Developer
18 60 (3.74%) .NET Software Developer
19 53 (3.30%) Software Engineer
20 52 (3.24%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1396 (86.92%) .NET
2 1111 (69.18%) ASP.NET
3 758 (47.20%) HTML
4 645 (40.16%) CSS
5 414 (25.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 393 (24.47%) jQuery
7 331 (20.61%) WCF
8 292 (18.18%) Web Services
9 282 (17.56%) .NET Framework
10 261 (16.25%) XML
11 243 (15.13%) HTML5
12 173 (10.77%) LINQ
13 143 (8.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 125 (7.78%) Ajax
15 119 (7.41%) WPF
16 112 (6.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 110 (6.85%) CSS3
18 99 (6.16%) KnockoutJS
19 91 (5.67%) WinForms
20 84 (5.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 103 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 81 (5.04%) N-Tier
3 76 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
3 76 (4.73%) Mobile App
3 76 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (2.62%) Inversion of Control
5 40 (2.49%) iPhone
6 30 (1.87%) User Experience
7 25 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 25 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 25 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 24 (1.49%) Streaming Music
9 15 (0.93%) W3C
10 14 (0.87%) Physics
11 10 (0.62%) NHS
12 8 (0.50%) Open Source
12 8 (0.50%) Social Media
12 8 (0.50%) Informatics
12 8 (0.50%) Data Integration
13 7 (0.44%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 306 (19.05%) Windows
2 104 (6.48%) Android
3 69 (4.30%) Apple iOS
4 51 (3.18%) Linux
5 8 (0.50%) UNIX
5 8 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.062%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.062%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.062%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 747 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 723 (45.02%) MVC
3 346 (21.54%) TDD
4 320 (19.93%) Scrum
5 298 (18.56%) OO
6 227 (14.13%) Software Engineering
7 218 (13.57%) Web Development
8 129 (8.03%) Web Application Development
9 120 (7.47%) Unit Testing
10 107 (6.66%) Domain-Driven Design
11 102 (6.35%) OOP
12 101 (6.29%) Dependency Injection
13 99 (6.16%) E-Commerce
14 96 (5.98%) Project Management
15 82 (5.11%) SOA
16 81 (5.04%) OOD
17 79 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
18 67 (4.17%) BDD
19 63 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
20 62 (3.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 702 (43.71%) JavaScript
2 656 (40.85%) SQL
3 238 (14.82%) VB.NET
4 209 (13.01%) Java
5 132 (8.22%) C++
6 119 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 93 (5.79%) PHP
8 83 (5.17%) VB
9 59 (3.67%) Ruby
10 42 (2.62%) Python
11 41 (2.55%) C
12 27 (1.68%) PL/SQL
13 22 (1.37%) Objective-C
14 18 (1.12%) VB6
15 16 (1.00%) Delphi
15 16 (1.00%) Perl
16 15 (0.93%) VBA
17 14 (0.87%) VBScript
18 11 (0.68%) PowerShell
19 7 (0.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 285 (17.75%) Degree
2 60 (3.74%) VCP4
3 37 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (0.93%) HND
5 13 (0.81%) MCP
6 12 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.31%) MCPD
8 5 (0.31%) MCTS
9 4 (0.25%) ISEB
10 3 (0.19%) MCSD
10 3 (0.19%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.12%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.062%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.062%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.24%) QA
2 31 (1.93%) SLA
3 18 (1.12%) WAI
4 7 (0.44%) WCAG
5 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.25%) Firmware
2 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.25%) Kibana
1 4 (0.25%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.062%) MOM
Vendors
1 369 (22.98%) Microsoft
2 49 (3.05%) Oracle
3 45 (2.80%) Sitecore
4 43 (2.68%) Google
5 23 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (1.31%) Telerik
6 21 (1.31%) EPiServer
7 18 (1.12%) Twitter
8 16 (1.00%) DevExpress
9 15 (0.93%) SAP
10 14 (0.87%) Facebook
11 10 (0.62%) Business Objects
12 9 (0.56%) Embarcadero
12 9 (0.56%) Xamarin
13 7 (0.44%) Adobe
14 5 (0.31%) Wonderware
14 5 (0.31%) Cisco
15 4 (0.25%) Eloqua
15 4 (0.25%) VMware
16 3 (0.19%) Open-E
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Clayton Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
RMS PR
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Easy Web Recruitment - Bright Future Software
Salary: PA
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday