The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 123 107 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.98% 17.57% 26.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.17% 28.53% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 109 101 170
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £25,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
360 375 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.56% 61.58% 62.61%
Number of salaries quoted 318 342 398
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 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 25 July 2014.

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 25 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
Liverpool +3 88 £40,000 +6.66% 24
Wirral - 16 £40,000 - 5
Birkenhead - 11 £40,000 - 4
St Helens +3 6 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Prescot 0 1 £32,500 -31.57%
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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#.

1 219 (88.31%) .NET
2 171 (68.95%) SQL Server
3 144 (58.06%) ASP.NET
4 97 (39.11%) JavaScript
5 95 (38.31%) MVC
6 89 (35.89%) HTML
7 88 (35.48%) WCF
8 83 (33.47%) SQL
9 77 (31.05%) CSS
10 66 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (23.79%) OO
12 57 (22.98%) jQuery
13 56 (22.58%) TDD
14 50 (20.16%) .NET Framework
15 44 (17.74%) WPF
16 40 (16.13%) Web Application Development
17 38 (15.32%) Scrum
17 38 (15.32%) Microsoft
18 35 (14.11%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (12.90%) Java
20 31 (12.50%) XML
20 31 (12.50%) Android
21 30 (12.10%) Web Services
21 30 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 29 (11.69%) Oracle
22 29 (11.69%) T-SQL
23 26 (10.48%) HTML5
23 26 (10.48%) Ajax
24 25 (10.08%) Games
24 25 (10.08%) BDD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 24 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.26%) Node.js
3 15 (6.05%) CMS
4 12 (4.84%) Umbraco
5 10 (4.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.81%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.40%) IIS
8 1 (0.40%) Moodle
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.40%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.81%) DOC1
3 2 (0.81%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.21%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.81%) Exstream
4 1 (0.40%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) GitHub
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.65%) Internet
2 2 (0.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (68.95%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (6.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (5.65%) NoSQL
6 13 (5.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (4.84%) MySQL
7 12 (4.84%) Oracle Database
8 10 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.42%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.21%) MS Access
12 1 (0.40%) OLAP
12 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.06%) NUnit
3 19 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 16 (6.45%) Selenium
5 14 (5.65%) Subversion
6 13 (5.24%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (4.44%) WebDriver
7 11 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 10 (4.03%) JIRA
8 10 (4.03%) SoapUI
9 7 (2.82%) MSBuild
10 6 (2.42%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.42%) MSTest
10 6 (2.42%) Hudson
11 5 (2.02%) Bugzilla
11 5 (2.02%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.21%) PhoneGap
General
1 25 (10.08%) Games
2 11 (4.44%) Retail
3 5 (2.02%) Finance
3 5 (2.02%) Legal
4 4 (1.61%) Marketing
5 3 (1.21%) Advertising
6 2 (0.81%) Banking
6 2 (0.81%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 184 (74.19%) Developer
2 95 (38.31%) .NET Developer
3 51 (20.56%) Senior Developer
4 38 (15.32%) C# Developer
5 31 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 28 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (10.48%) ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (9.68%) Analyst
8 24 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (8.87%) Software Developer
10 20 (8.06%) Architect
10 20 (8.06%) Programmer
11 19 (7.66%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (6.05%) Senior Web Developer
13 13 (5.24%) Technical Architect
14 11 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
15 10 (4.03%) Senior C# Developer
15 10 (4.03%) .NET Programmer
16 9 (3.63%) VB6 Developer
16 9 (3.63%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (88.31%) .NET
2 144 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 89 (35.89%) HTML
4 88 (35.48%) WCF
5 77 (31.05%) CSS
6 66 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 57 (22.98%) jQuery
8 50 (20.16%) .NET Framework
9 44 (17.74%) WPF
10 31 (12.50%) XML
11 30 (12.10%) Web Services
11 30 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 26 (10.48%) Ajax
12 26 (10.48%) HTML5
13 21 (8.47%) Razor View Engine
14 16 (6.45%) CSS3
14 16 (6.45%) SOAP
15 15 (6.05%) LINQ
15 15 (6.05%) RESTful
15 15 (6.05%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.24%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.44%) Tandem
3 9 (3.63%) BBC
3 9 (3.63%) Social Media
4 6 (2.42%) Open Source
4 6 (2.42%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.42%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.02%) Online Games
6 4 (1.61%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.21%) GIS
7 3 (1.21%) Streaming Music
8 2 (0.81%) NHS
8 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.40%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.50%) Android
2 21 (8.47%) Windows
3 14 (5.65%) Linux
4 7 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.81%) UNIX
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (38.31%) MVC
2 59 (23.79%) OO
3 56 (22.58%) TDD
4 40 (16.13%) Web Application Development
5 38 (15.32%) Scrum
6 25 (10.08%) BDD
7 24 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (8.47%) Software Engineering
9 20 (8.06%) Android Development
10 19 (7.66%) Unit Testing
11 18 (7.26%) Web Development
12 13 (5.24%) CRM
12 13 (5.24%) Test Strategy
13 12 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (4.84%) E-Commerce
13 12 (4.84%) Project Management
13 12 (4.84%) OOD
14 11 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
14 11 (4.44%) Software Architecture
14 11 (4.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 97 (39.11%) JavaScript
2 83 (33.47%) SQL
3 32 (12.90%) Java
4 29 (11.69%) T-SQL
5 19 (7.66%) VB
5 19 (7.66%) Ruby
6 18 (7.26%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.05%) C++
8 14 (5.65%) VB6
9 5 (2.02%) C
9 5 (2.02%) PHP
10 4 (1.61%) VBA
10 4 (1.61%) Python
10 4 (1.61%) XAML
11 3 (1.21%) XPath
11 3 (1.21%) Perl
12 2 (0.81%) Groovy
13 1 (0.40%) VBScript
13 1 (0.40%) PHP5
13 1 (0.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (8.87%) Degree
2 3 (1.21%) ISEB
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.63%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 38 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.69%) Oracle
3 17 (6.85%) Apple
4 10 (4.03%) Sitecore
4 10 (4.03%) Facebook
5 9 (3.63%) Sony
5 9 (3.63%) Yahoo!
5 9 (3.63%) Google
6 6 (2.42%) Sybase
7 3 (1.21%) Telerik
8 2 (0.81%) SAP
8 2 (0.81%) HP
9 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.40%) Twitter
9 1 (0.40%) Nintex
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Merseyside
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum, plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago