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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 115 107 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.07% 16.46% 29.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.43% 28.53% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 99 104 171
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
334 375 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.39% 57.69% 64.48%
Number of salaries quoted 289 346 370
Average salary £39,750 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 75 £40,000 +14.28% 20
Wirral 0 16 £45,000 +25.00% 4
Birkenhead +4 15 £40,000 - 4
St Helens +5 2 £33,250 +10.83% 1
Southport -1 2 £42,500 +17.24%
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 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#.

1 212 (90.99%) .NET
2 153 (65.67%) SQL Server
3 147 (63.09%) ASP.NET
4 112 (48.07%) MVC
5 98 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (41.20%) SQL
7 95 (40.77%) HTML
8 91 (39.06%) JavaScript
9 88 (37.77%) CSS
10 84 (36.05%) WCF
11 69 (29.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (27.04%) .NET Framework
13 53 (22.75%) TDD
14 51 (21.89%) jQuery
15 41 (17.60%) OO
16 39 (16.74%) T-SQL
17 38 (16.31%) Web Application Development
18 37 (15.88%) Games
19 36 (15.45%) Scrum
20 35 (15.02%) BDD
21 34 (14.59%) Java
22 33 (14.16%) HTML5
23 32 (13.73%) WPF
24 30 (12.88%) Web Services
25 29 (12.45%) Microsoft
25 29 (12.45%) CSS3
25 29 (12.45%) Ruby
26 27 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
27 26 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 26 (11.16%) Git (software)

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (10.73%) Node.js
2 15 (6.44%) Umbraco
3 13 (5.58%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.72%) CMS
5 7 (3.00%) IIS
5 7 (3.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.86%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (3.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) DOC1
3 1 (0.43%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Tridion
2 1 (0.43%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.86%) GitHub
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.44%) Internet
2 2 (0.86%) HTTP
2 2 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (65.67%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (10.30%) NoSQL
4 22 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.15%) MySQL
7 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.86%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.43%) QlikView
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.43%) OLTP
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (11.16%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (6.87%) Cucumber
3 16 (6.87%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.87%) Selenium
4 14 (6.01%) WebDriver
5 13 (5.58%) NUnit
6 12 (5.15%) JIRA
7 9 (3.86%) SoapUI
8 7 (3.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (2.58%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.58%) Subversion
10 5 (2.15%) Bugzilla
10 5 (2.15%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.15%) Hudson
10 5 (2.15%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.29%) MSTest
12 2 (0.86%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.43%) WATIR
13 1 (0.43%) eggPlant
General
1 37 (15.88%) Games
2 10 (4.29%) Finance
3 7 (3.00%) Retail
4 3 (1.29%) Banking
4 3 (1.29%) Marketing
4 3 (1.29%) Online Betting
5 2 (0.86%) Back Office
5 2 (0.86%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (75.54%) Developer
2 107 (45.92%) .NET Developer
3 45 (19.31%) Senior Developer
4 38 (16.31%) C# Developer
5 35 (15.02%) Web Developer
6 31 (13.30%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (13.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (11.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (7.73%) .NET Web Developer
9 16 (6.87%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (6.87%) Software Developer
10 14 (6.01%) Architect
11 13 (5.58%) Analyst
12 12 (5.15%) Programmer
13 11 (4.72%) Senior Web Developer
14 10 (4.29%) Technical Architect
14 10 (4.29%) C# Web Developer
15 9 (3.86%) Senior C# Developer
16 8 (3.43%) Analyst Programmer
16 8 (3.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (90.99%) .NET
2 147 (63.09%) ASP.NET
3 95 (40.77%) HTML
4 88 (37.77%) CSS
5 84 (36.05%) WCF
6 69 (29.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (27.04%) .NET Framework
8 51 (21.89%) jQuery
9 33 (14.16%) HTML5
10 32 (13.73%) WPF
11 30 (12.88%) Web Services
12 29 (12.45%) CSS3
13 27 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 24 (10.30%) RESTful
16 23 (9.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 22 (9.44%) XML
18 21 (9.01%) Razor View Engine
19 16 (6.87%) SOAP
20 15 (6.44%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.72%) Tandem
2 10 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.43%) BBC
3 8 (3.43%) Social Media
4 7 (3.00%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.00%) Online Games
5 4 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.72%) User Experience
6 3 (1.29%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.29%) GIS
7 2 (0.86%) NHS
7 2 (0.86%) Open Source
8 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.43%) New Media
8 1 (0.43%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.01%) Windows
2 19 (8.15%) Android
3 10 (4.29%) Linux
4 9 (3.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (48.07%) MVC
2 98 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (22.75%) TDD
4 41 (17.60%) OO
5 38 (16.31%) Web Application Development
6 36 (15.45%) Scrum
7 35 (15.02%) BDD
8 19 (8.15%) Software Engineering
9 15 (6.44%) Unit Testing
10 14 (6.01%) Web Development
11 12 (5.15%) Project Management
11 12 (5.15%) Test Strategy
12 11 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (4.72%) Software Architecture
12 11 (4.72%) Android Development
12 11 (4.72%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (4.29%) Test Automation
14 9 (3.86%) Refactoring
14 9 (3.86%) CRM
14 9 (3.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 96 (41.20%) SQL
2 91 (39.06%) JavaScript
3 39 (16.74%) T-SQL
4 34 (14.59%) Java
5 29 (12.45%) Ruby
6 15 (6.44%) C++
7 11 (4.72%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.43%) VB
9 6 (2.58%) VB6
9 6 (2.58%) C
10 4 (1.72%) Python
11 3 (1.29%) XPath
11 3 (1.29%) PHP
12 2 (0.86%) Perl
13 1 (0.43%) VBScript
13 1 (0.43%) Groovy
13 1 (0.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (7.73%) Degree
2 2 (0.86%) ISEB
2 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.15%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.87%) Oracle
3 12 (5.15%) Apple
4 8 (3.43%) Sony
4 8 (3.43%) Yahoo!
4 8 (3.43%) Google
4 8 (3.43%) Facebook
5 7 (3.00%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.86%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) Cognos
7 1 (0.43%) HP
7 1 (0.43%) Teradata
7 1 (0.43%) Telerik
7 1 (0.43%) Tableau
7 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birkenhead
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wirral
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Merseyside
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive, pension, child vouchers
Posted: 17 days ago