The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 8 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 79 113 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.32% 19.48% 23.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.98% 29.20% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 109 132
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £39,900
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 387 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.92% 66.72% 62.33%
Number of salaries quoted 211 358 316
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

C#
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Merseyside region.

C# Salary Trend in Merseyside

C#
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Merseyside

C#
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Liverpool +3 63 £36,000 -4.00% 25
Wirral +4 10 £38,000 +4.10% 7
Birkenhead +2 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Southport 0 2 £51,250 +28.12% 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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#.

1 188 (91.26%) .NET
2 147 (71.36%) ASP.NET
3 132 (64.08%) SQL Server
3 132 (64.08%) MVC
4 106 (51.46%) SQL
5 92 (44.66%) HTML
6 91 (44.17%) JavaScript
7 87 (42.23%) .NET Framework
8 82 (39.81%) CSS
9 75 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (32.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (28.64%) WCF
12 49 (23.79%) TDD
13 46 (22.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 40 (19.42%) Windows
15 34 (16.50%) Git (software)
16 33 (16.02%) SQL Server 2008
17 32 (15.53%) HTML5
17 32 (15.53%) Web Services
18 31 (15.05%) Web Application Development
19 30 (14.56%) T-SQL
20 29 (14.08%) IIS
20 29 (14.08%) Visual Studio
21 27 (13.11%) Microsoft
21 27 (13.11%) CSS3
22 26 (12.62%) Games
23 25 (12.14%) C++
23 25 (12.14%) BDD
23 25 (12.14%) RESTful
24 24 (11.65%) Node.js

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 29 (14.08%) IIS
2 24 (11.65%) Node.js
3 13 (6.31%) Umbraco
4 8 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.97%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.49%) CMS
7 1 (0.49%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 9 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.40%) Tridion
3 1 (0.49%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.22%) Internet
2 3 (1.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (64.08%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (10.19%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.88%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.40%) MySQL
6 5 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.46%) VLDB
9 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.49%) OLTP
10 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.49%) QlikView
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 29 (14.08%) Visual Studio
3 19 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.31%) Firebug
4 13 (6.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (2.91%) Selenium
5 6 (2.91%) NUnit
5 6 (2.91%) MSTest
5 6 (2.91%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (2.91%) Moq
6 5 (2.43%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.43%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.94%) Subversion
8 2 (0.97%) JIRA
8 2 (0.97%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.97%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.49%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.49%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (12.62%) Games
2 17 (8.25%) Finance
3 14 (6.80%) Retail
4 11 (5.34%) Law
5 4 (1.94%) Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.97%) Advertising
6 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.49%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 163 (79.13%) Developer
2 107 (51.94%) .NET Developer
3 37 (17.96%) ASP.NET Developer
3 37 (17.96%) Web Developer
4 29 (14.08%) .NET Web Developer
5 28 (13.59%) C# Developer
6 26 (12.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (8.74%) Senior Developer
7 18 (8.74%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (6.80%) Software Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) Graduate
10 12 (5.83%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (4.85%) Tester
12 9 (4.37%) Applications Developer
13 7 (3.40%) Senior Applications Developer
13 7 (3.40%) Automation Tester
14 6 (2.91%) Graduate .NET Developer
14 6 (2.91%) Junior .NET Developer
14 6 (2.91%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (91.26%) .NET
2 147 (71.36%) ASP.NET
3 92 (44.66%) HTML
4 87 (42.23%) .NET Framework
5 82 (39.81%) CSS
6 66 (32.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (28.64%) WCF
8 46 (22.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (15.53%) HTML5
9 32 (15.53%) Web Services
10 27 (13.11%) CSS3
11 25 (12.14%) RESTful
12 21 (10.19%) jQuery
13 19 (9.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 16 (7.77%) Classic ASP
15 13 (6.31%) XML
15 13 (6.31%) AngularJS
16 12 (5.83%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (5.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.31%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.91%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.46%) W3C
7 2 (0.97%) Biotechnology
7 2 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.97%) Online Games
8 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.49%) New Media
8 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.42%) Windows
2 17 (8.25%) Linux
3 5 (2.43%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.94%) Android
5 3 (1.46%) UNIX
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (64.08%) MVC
2 75 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (23.79%) TDD
4 31 (15.05%) Web Application Development
5 25 (12.14%) BDD
6 20 (9.71%) Software Engineering
7 19 (9.22%) Scrum
8 17 (8.25%) OO
9 13 (6.31%) Web Development
10 12 (5.83%) B2B
10 12 (5.83%) Line Management
11 11 (5.34%) CRUD
11 11 (5.34%) Automated Testing
12 8 (3.88%) CRM
12 8 (3.88%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (3.88%) Kanban
12 8 (3.88%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (3.88%) Unit Testing
12 8 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (3.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 106 (51.46%) SQL
2 91 (44.17%) JavaScript
3 30 (14.56%) T-SQL
4 25 (12.14%) C++
5 24 (11.65%) Java
6 23 (11.17%) Ruby
7 13 (6.31%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.85%) PHP
9 8 (3.88%) F#
10 7 (3.40%) Python
10 7 (3.40%) VB
11 6 (2.91%) C
12 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.97%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.49%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (8.25%) Degree
2 13 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.91%) MCTS
3 6 (2.91%) MCP
3 6 (2.91%) MCAD
3 6 (2.91%) MCSD
4 1 (0.49%) ISEB
4 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.17%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) GAMP
Vendors
1 27 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.40%) EPiServer
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle
3 2 (0.97%) TIBCO
3 2 (0.97%) Facebook
4 1 (0.49%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.49%) Perforce
4 1 (0.49%) Teradata
4 1 (0.49%) SAP
4 1 (0.49%) Cognos
4 1 (0.49%) Tableau
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wirral
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago