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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 79 114 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.56% 18.36% 21.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.24% 32.39% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 63 106 87
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
245 352 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 51.36% 56.68% 61.26%
Number of salaries quoted 197 333 246
Average salary £36,750 £36,000 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +10.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 58 £37,500 +2.73% 24
Wirral -1 9 £40,000 - 6
Birkenhead 0 6 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Southport - 1 £35,000 - 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 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#.

1 144 (88.89%) .NET
2 109 (67.28%) ASP.NET
3 100 (61.73%) SQL Server
4 85 (52.47%) MVC
5 82 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (42.59%) SQL
7 62 (38.27%) JavaScript
8 54 (33.33%) HTML
9 53 (32.72%) TDD
10 50 (30.86%) .NET Framework
10 50 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (24.69%) Scrum
11 40 (24.69%) Microsoft
12 39 (24.07%) Dependency Injection
12 39 (24.07%) Web Application Development
13 38 (23.46%) CSS
14 36 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 34 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (19.14%) WCF
16 31 (19.14%) Windows
17 23 (14.20%) HTML5
18 22 (13.58%) RESTful
18 22 (13.58%) BDD
19 21 (12.96%) AngularJS
19 21 (12.96%) jQuery
19 21 (12.96%) OO
20 20 (12.35%) NUnit
20 20 (12.35%) Ninject
20 20 (12.35%) Moq
21 19 (11.73%) Music Industry

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (11.73%) SharePoint
2 16 (9.88%) IIS
3 12 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (6.79%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (6.17%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.47%) CMS
7 2 (1.23%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.62%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.62%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 12 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.09%) Exstream
3 4 (2.47%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.62%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.47%) HTTP
2 2 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (0.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.62%) DNS
3 1 (0.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (61.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.79%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.47%) VLDB
5 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.62%) MySQL
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (12.35%) NUnit
1 20 (12.35%) Moq
2 15 (9.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (9.26%) MSTest
3 9 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.85%) Subversion
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.23%) Firebug
8 1 (0.62%) Selenium
8 1 (0.62%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (11.73%) Music Industry
1 19 (11.73%) Finance
2 8 (4.94%) Games
3 6 (3.70%) Retail
3 6 (3.70%) Electronics
4 5 (3.09%) Advertising
5 4 (2.47%) Legal
5 4 (2.47%) Back Office
6 3 (1.85%) Law
7 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Publishing
8 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 124 (76.54%) Developer
2 78 (48.15%) .NET Developer
3 27 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 17 (10.49%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (9.88%) Software Engineer
6 14 (8.64%) .NET Web Developer
7 11 (6.79%) C# Developer
7 11 (6.79%) Applications Developer
7 11 (6.79%) SharePoint Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Junior Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Junior
9 9 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Junior .NET Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Development Engineer
11 6 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Graduate
11 6 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (88.89%) .NET
2 109 (67.28%) ASP.NET
3 54 (33.33%) HTML
4 50 (30.86%) .NET Framework
4 50 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (23.46%) CSS
6 36 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 31 (19.14%) WCF
8 23 (14.20%) HTML5
9 22 (13.58%) RESTful
10 21 (12.96%) AngularJS
10 21 (12.96%) jQuery
11 20 (12.35%) Ninject
12 17 (10.49%) Web Services
13 15 (9.26%) Unity DI Container
13 15 (9.26%) Castle Windsor
13 15 (9.26%) Spring.NET
14 11 (6.79%) Backbone.js
14 11 (6.79%) Ajax
15 10 (6.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.88%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (9.26%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.17%) Social Network
4 8 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.32%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.70%) IVR
6 6 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.09%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.09%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.09%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.85%) W3C
8 3 (1.85%) Social Media
9 2 (1.23%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.62%) Equities
10 1 (0.62%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.62%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.14%) Windows
2 4 (2.47%) UNIX
2 4 (2.47%) Linux
3 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.62%) Android
3 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (52.47%) MVC
2 82 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (32.72%) TDD
4 40 (24.69%) Scrum
5 39 (24.07%) Dependency Injection
5 39 (24.07%) Web Application Development
6 34 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (13.58%) BDD
8 21 (12.96%) OO
9 18 (11.11%) Web Development
10 17 (10.49%) Software Engineering
11 15 (9.26%) Kanban
12 14 (8.64%) CRM
13 11 (6.79%) OOA/OOD
13 11 (6.79%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.56%) Software Delivery
15 8 (4.94%) Validation
16 7 (4.32%) Automated Testing
17 6 (3.70%) MVVM
17 6 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 69 (42.59%) SQL
2 62 (38.27%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.64%) VB.NET
4 13 (8.02%) Java
5 12 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 11 (6.79%) C++
7 10 (6.17%) Python
7 10 (6.17%) VB
8 7 (4.32%) Perl
8 7 (4.32%) F#
9 6 (3.70%) C
10 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.23%) VB6
12 1 (0.62%) PHP
12 1 (0.62%) VC++
12 1 (0.62%) Groovy
12 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.02%) Degree
3 12 (7.41%) MCTS
4 11 (6.79%) MCP
4 11 (6.79%) MCAD
4 11 (6.79%) MCSD
5 3 (1.85%) ISEB
5 3 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.62%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.49%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (24.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.41%) Facebook
3 10 (6.17%) Twitter
4 4 (2.47%) Google
4 4 (2.47%) HP
5 2 (1.23%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.62%) Perforce
6 1 (0.62%) RedDot
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle
6 1 (0.62%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.62%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.62%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.62%) PayPal
Liverpool, Merseyside
e-Recruiter
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
MNM Associates Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 7 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Newton Blue
Posted: 8 days ago