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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 129 111 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.91% 17.45% 30.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.06% 27.14% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 105 109 152
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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
322 409 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 57.19% 64.31% 65.93%
Number of salaries quoted 262 375 322
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 81 £40,000 +3.22% 20
Wirral -2 20 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Birkenhead +1 17 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Southport -4 4 £43,750 +25.00% 2
St Helens +2 1 £31,500 +5.00% 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 October 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#.

1 222 (88.45%) .NET
2 162 (64.54%) ASP.NET
3 161 (64.14%) SQL Server
4 133 (52.99%) MVC
5 109 (43.43%) HTML
6 106 (42.23%) JavaScript
7 99 (39.44%) SQL
7 99 (39.44%) CSS
8 96 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (31.87%) WCF
10 79 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (28.29%) .NET Framework
12 53 (21.12%) TDD
13 49 (19.52%) jQuery
14 43 (17.13%) Games
15 42 (16.73%) Java
16 38 (15.14%) HTML5
17 36 (14.34%) BDD
17 36 (14.34%) T-SQL
17 36 (14.34%) Web Application Development
18 35 (13.94%) ASP.NET Web API
19 33 (13.15%) Scrum
19 33 (13.15%) Git (software)
19 33 (13.15%) CSS3
20 32 (12.75%) Web Services
21 31 (12.35%) Ruby
22 30 (11.95%) OO
23 29 (11.55%) Windows
24 28 (11.16%) Microsoft
24 28 (11.16%) WPF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 28 (11.16%) Node.js
2 18 (7.17%) Umbraco
3 17 (6.77%) IIS
4 10 (3.98%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.59%) CMS
6 7 (2.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.80%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) DOC1
3 1 (0.40%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.39%) Tridion
2 4 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.80%) GitHub
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.76%) Internet
2 2 (0.80%) Intranet
2 2 (0.80%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (64.14%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (9.96%) NoSQL
4 19 (7.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (4.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.39%) MySQL
8 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.40%) OLTP
11 1 (0.40%) QlikView
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (13.15%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.76%) Visual Studio
3 21 (8.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (6.37%) Cucumber
4 16 (6.37%) Selenium
5 15 (5.98%) WebDriver
6 12 (4.78%) JIRA
7 10 (3.98%) NUnit
8 8 (3.19%) SoapUI
8 8 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (2.79%) Firebug
10 6 (2.39%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (1.99%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.99%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.99%) Subversion
11 5 (1.99%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.99%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.99%) Hudson
12 4 (1.59%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.20%) MSTest
General
1 43 (17.13%) Games
2 14 (5.58%) Finance
3 11 (4.38%) Retail
4 5 (1.99%) Banking
4 5 (1.99%) Law
5 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.20%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.80%) Back Office
6 2 (0.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 188 (74.90%) Developer
2 115 (45.82%) .NET Developer
3 44 (17.53%) Senior Developer
4 38 (15.14%) C# Developer
5 36 (14.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (13.94%) Web Developer
7 32 (12.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (10.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (9.16%) .NET Web Developer
10 17 (6.77%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.98%) Analyst
12 14 (5.58%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (4.78%) Programmer
14 11 (4.38%) Architect
15 10 (3.98%) Tester
15 10 (3.98%) Software Engineer
15 10 (3.98%) Applications Developer
15 10 (3.98%) C# Web Developer
15 10 (3.98%) Automation Tester
16 8 (3.19%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (88.45%) .NET
2 162 (64.54%) ASP.NET
3 109 (43.43%) HTML
4 99 (39.44%) CSS
5 80 (31.87%) WCF
6 79 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (28.29%) .NET Framework
8 49 (19.52%) jQuery
9 38 (15.14%) HTML5
10 35 (13.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 33 (13.15%) CSS3
12 32 (12.75%) Web Services
13 28 (11.16%) WPF
14 25 (9.96%) RESTful
15 22 (8.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 21 (8.37%) Razor View Engine
16 21 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 19 (7.57%) XML
18 18 (7.17%) Classic ASP
19 17 (6.77%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.78%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.98%) Tandem
4 8 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.79%) Online Games
6 4 (1.59%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.59%) BBC
6 4 (1.59%) Social Media
7 3 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.20%) GIS
8 2 (0.80%) NHS
8 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.80%) User Experience
9 1 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.40%) New Media
9 1 (0.40%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.40%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.55%) Windows
2 18 (7.17%) Linux
3 15 (5.98%) Android
4 9 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (52.99%) MVC
2 96 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (21.12%) TDD
4 36 (14.34%) BDD
4 36 (14.34%) Web Application Development
5 33 (13.15%) Scrum
6 30 (11.95%) OO
7 24 (9.56%) Software Engineering
8 15 (5.98%) Web Development
9 14 (5.58%) Unit Testing
10 12 (4.78%) Automated Testing
10 12 (4.78%) Project Management
11 11 (4.38%) Test Strategy
11 11 (4.38%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (4.38%) Android Development
12 10 (3.98%) Software Architecture
12 10 (3.98%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (3.59%) E-Commerce
13 9 (3.59%) Test Automation
13 9 (3.59%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 106 (42.23%) JavaScript
2 99 (39.44%) SQL
3 42 (16.73%) Java
4 36 (14.34%) T-SQL
5 31 (12.35%) Ruby
6 27 (10.76%) C++
7 9 (3.59%) PHP
7 9 (3.59%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.19%) C
9 7 (2.79%) Python
10 6 (2.39%) VB
11 2 (0.80%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.80%) XPath
11 2 (0.80%) Perl
12 1 (0.40%) VBScript
12 1 (0.40%) Groovy
12 1 (0.40%) VC++
12 1 (0.40%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.40%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 22 (8.76%) Degree
2 7 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.80%) ISEB
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.18%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.58%) Oracle
3 7 (2.79%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.39%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.59%) Facebook
5 4 (1.59%) Yahoo!
5 4 (1.59%) Google
5 4 (1.59%) Apple
5 4 (1.59%) Sony
6 3 (1.20%) SAP
7 2 (0.80%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.40%) Teradata
8 1 (0.40%) Telerik
8 1 (0.40%) Cognos
8 1 (0.40%) HP
8 1 (0.40%) Tableau
8 1 (0.40%) Xamarin
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits + bonuses
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: very good salary!
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Performance-related bonus
Posted: 9 days ago