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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 11 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 81 123 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.60% 18.95% 22.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.53% 31.30% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 69 111 100
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £29,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,050
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
249 393 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 51.02% 60.55% 59.75%
Number of salaries quoted 204 361 248
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 60 £45,000 +20.00% 20
Wirral 0 12 £40,000 - 4
Birkenhead -1 2 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Southport - 1 £35,000 - 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 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#.

1 146 (89.57%) .NET
2 116 (71.17%) ASP.NET
3 111 (68.10%) SQL Server
4 92 (56.44%) MVC
5 80 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (45.40%) SQL
7 67 (41.10%) JavaScript
8 60 (36.81%) HTML
8 60 (36.81%) .NET Framework
9 56 (34.36%) TDD
10 55 (33.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (28.22%) CSS
12 41 (25.15%) WCF
13 40 (24.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 39 (23.93%) Web Application Development
15 37 (22.70%) Scrum
16 36 (22.09%) Dependency Injection
17 33 (20.25%) Microsoft
18 31 (19.02%) Windows
18 31 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (14.72%) AngularJS
20 22 (13.50%) HTML5
20 22 (13.50%) BDD
20 22 (13.50%) SQL Server 2008
20 22 (13.50%) RESTful
21 21 (12.88%) Moq
21 21 (12.88%) QA
21 21 (12.88%) Ninject
21 21 (12.88%) Finance
21 21 (12.88%) NUnit

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (12.27%) IIS
2 16 (9.82%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.75%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (6.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (6.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (5.52%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.68%) Node.js
6 2 (1.23%) CMS
6 2 (1.23%) Exstream Dialogue
7 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.45%) Exstream
3 2 (1.23%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.07%) Internet
2 4 (2.45%) HTTP
3 2 (1.23%) Intranet
4 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (68.10%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.75%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.07%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.45%) VLDB
6 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.23%) MySQL
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (12.88%) NUnit
1 21 (12.88%) Moq
2 18 (11.04%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.82%) MSTest
3 16 (9.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (7.36%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.29%) Firebug
5 7 (4.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.84%) Subversion
8 2 (1.23%) Selenium
9 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.61%) FogBugz
General
1 21 (12.88%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Music Industry
3 12 (7.36%) Games
4 11 (6.75%) Retail
5 7 (4.29%) Law
6 5 (3.07%) Electronics
7 4 (2.45%) Back Office
8 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 121 (74.23%) Developer
2 80 (49.08%) .NET Developer
3 29 (17.79%) Web Developer
4 20 (12.27%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (11.04%) .NET Web Developer
6 17 (10.43%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.75%) Junior
8 11 (6.75%) Junior Developer
8 11 (6.75%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (6.13%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.52%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (4.91%) Junior .NET Developer
11 8 (4.91%) Applications Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Web Applications Developer
13 6 (3.68%) Graduate Developer
13 6 (3.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.68%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 6 (3.68%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (89.57%) .NET
2 116 (71.17%) ASP.NET
3 60 (36.81%) HTML
3 60 (36.81%) .NET Framework
4 55 (33.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (28.22%) CSS
6 41 (25.15%) WCF
7 40 (24.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (14.72%) AngularJS
9 22 (13.50%) HTML5
9 22 (13.50%) RESTful
10 21 (12.88%) Ninject
11 18 (11.04%) Web Services
12 16 (9.82%) jQuery
12 16 (9.82%) Spring.NET
12 16 (9.82%) Castle Windsor
12 16 (9.82%) Unity DI Container
13 12 (7.36%) Backbone.js
14 11 (6.75%) CSS3
14 11 (6.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.43%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (9.82%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (7.98%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.75%) Mobile App
5 10 (6.13%) Social Network
6 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.07%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.07%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.07%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.07%) IVR
7 5 (3.07%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.84%) Social Media
8 3 (1.84%) W3C
9 2 (1.23%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.61%) Equities
10 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.02%) Windows
2 6 (3.68%) Linux
3 4 (2.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (56.44%) MVC
2 80 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (34.36%) TDD
4 39 (23.93%) Web Application Development
5 37 (22.70%) Scrum
6 36 (22.09%) Dependency Injection
7 31 (19.02%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (13.50%) BDD
9 19 (11.66%) OO
10 18 (11.04%) Software Engineering
11 17 (10.43%) Web Development
12 16 (9.82%) Kanban
13 13 (7.98%) CRM
14 11 (6.75%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (6.75%) Unit Testing
15 9 (5.52%) Software Delivery
16 8 (4.91%) Automated Testing
17 7 (4.29%) Validation
17 7 (4.29%) B2B
17 7 (4.29%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 74 (45.40%) SQL
2 67 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 16 (9.82%) Java
4 13 (7.98%) VB.NET
5 12 (7.36%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.36%) C++
6 10 (6.13%) Python
7 9 (5.52%) F#
8 7 (4.29%) Perl
8 7 (4.29%) VB
9 6 (3.68%) Ruby
10 5 (3.07%) C
11 4 (2.45%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.84%) PHP
13 1 (0.61%) VC++
13 1 (0.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.75%) MCTS
2 11 (6.75%) MCP
2 11 (6.75%) MCAD
2 11 (6.75%) MCSD
3 10 (6.13%) Degree
4 3 (1.84%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.88%) QA
2 4 (2.45%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.36%) Facebook
3 10 (6.13%) Twitter
4 3 (1.84%) Google
4 3 (1.84%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.84%) HP
5 1 (0.61%) Perforce
5 1 (0.61%) RedDot
5 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.61%) PayPal
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle
Birkenhead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
e-Recruiter
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
adviserplus
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside, North West
Carpenters Solicitors
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wirral
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bootle
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago