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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing C# 123 105 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.25% 16.75% 27.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.55% 27.27% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 107 100 173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £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
356 385 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.71% 61.40% 63.44%
Number of salaries quoted 312 354 396
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 £55,000 £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 31 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 31 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 +2 86 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Wirral +3 15 £40,000 +16.78% 5
Birkenhead - 10 £40,000 - 5
St Helens +5 7 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Prescot 0 1 £32,500 -31.57% 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 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#.

1 221 (89.11%) .NET
2 171 (68.95%) SQL Server
3 147 (59.27%) ASP.NET
4 96 (38.71%) JavaScript
5 95 (38.31%) MVC
6 92 (37.10%) HTML
7 91 (36.69%) WCF
8 84 (33.87%) SQL
9 79 (31.85%) CSS
10 66 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (24.60%) OO
12 57 (22.98%) TDD
13 56 (22.58%) jQuery
14 54 (21.77%) .NET Framework
15 44 (17.74%) WPF
16 41 (16.53%) Web Application Development
17 40 (16.13%) Scrum
18 38 (15.32%) Microsoft
19 32 (12.90%) Android
19 32 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
20 31 (12.50%) XML
20 31 (12.50%) T-SQL
21 30 (12.10%) Java
21 30 (12.10%) HTML5
21 30 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 29 (11.69%) Web Services
23 27 (10.89%) BDD
23 27 (10.89%) Oracle
24 26 (10.48%) Games
25 25 (10.08%) Ajax

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 19 (7.66%) Node.js
3 14 (5.65%) CMS
4 12 (4.84%) Umbraco
5 10 (4.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.81%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.40%) IIS
8 1 (0.40%) SAS
8 1 (0.40%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
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 14 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.21%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.81%) Exstream
4 1 (0.40%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) GitHub
1 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.05%) Internet
2 2 (0.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (68.95%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (4.84%) SQL Server 2000
7 11 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.44%) Oracle Database
8 10 (4.03%) MySQL
9 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.21%) MS Access
11 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.40%) OLAP
12 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (9.27%) Git (software)
3 20 (8.06%) NUnit
4 15 (6.05%) Cucumber
4 15 (6.05%) Selenium
5 14 (5.65%) Subversion
6 13 (5.24%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (4.84%) Visual Studio
8 11 (4.44%) WebDriver
9 10 (4.03%) JIRA
10 9 (3.63%) SoapUI
11 7 (2.82%) MSBuild
12 6 (2.42%) Hudson
12 6 (2.42%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.42%) MSTest
13 5 (2.02%) Bugzilla
13 5 (2.02%) SpecFlow
13 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
14 4 (1.61%) PhoneGap
15 3 (1.21%) Moq
General
1 26 (10.48%) Games
2 12 (4.84%) 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%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.81%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (74.60%) Developer
2 97 (39.11%) .NET Developer
3 51 (20.56%) Senior Developer
4 38 (15.32%) C# Developer
5 32 (12.90%) Web Developer
6 28 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (10.48%) ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (9.27%) Analyst
10 22 (8.87%) Software Developer
11 19 (7.66%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (7.66%) Architect
11 19 (7.66%) Programmer
12 15 (6.05%) Senior Web Developer
13 12 (4.84%) Technical Architect
14 11 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
15 9 (3.63%) Team Leader
15 9 (3.63%) VB Developer
15 9 (3.63%) Development Team Leader
15 9 (3.63%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (89.11%) .NET
2 147 (59.27%) ASP.NET
3 92 (37.10%) HTML
4 91 (36.69%) WCF
5 79 (31.85%) CSS
6 66 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (22.58%) jQuery
8 54 (21.77%) .NET Framework
9 44 (17.74%) WPF
10 31 (12.50%) XML
11 30 (12.10%) HTML5
11 30 (12.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 29 (11.69%) Web Services
13 25 (10.08%) Ajax
14 22 (8.87%) Razor View Engine
15 19 (7.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (7.26%) CSS3
17 17 (6.85%) RESTful
18 15 (6.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 15 (6.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.24%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.44%) Tandem
2 11 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.63%) BBC
3 9 (3.63%) Social Media
4 6 (2.42%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.02%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.02%) Open Source
5 5 (2.02%) Online Games
6 4 (1.61%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.21%) GIS
7 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.81%) Streaming Music
8 2 (0.81%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.90%) Android
2 21 (8.47%) Windows
3 11 (4.44%) Linux
4 10 (4.03%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.61%) 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 61 (24.60%) OO
3 57 (22.98%) TDD
4 41 (16.53%) Web Application Development
5 40 (16.13%) Scrum
6 27 (10.89%) BDD
7 24 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (8.47%) Android Development
9 20 (8.06%) Unit Testing
10 19 (7.66%) Software Engineering
11 18 (7.26%) Web Development
12 15 (6.05%) CRM
13 13 (5.24%) OOD
14 12 (4.84%) Test Strategy
14 12 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (4.84%) Project Management
15 11 (4.44%) E-Commerce
15 11 (4.44%) OOP
15 11 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
15 11 (4.44%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 96 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 84 (33.87%) SQL
3 31 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 30 (12.10%) Java
5 21 (8.47%) Ruby
6 19 (7.66%) VB
6 19 (7.66%) VB.NET
7 14 (5.65%) VB6
8 13 (5.24%) C++
9 5 (2.02%) C
10 4 (1.61%) Python
10 4 (1.61%) VBA
10 4 (1.61%) XAML
11 3 (1.21%) Perl
11 3 (1.21%) PHP
11 3 (1.21%) XPath
12 2 (0.81%) Groovy
13 1 (0.40%) VBScript
13 1 (0.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (8.47%) 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 7 (2.82%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.89%) Oracle
3 17 (6.85%) Apple
4 10 (4.03%) Sitecore
5 9 (3.63%) Sony
5 9 (3.63%) Yahoo!
5 9 (3.63%) Google
5 9 (3.63%) Facebook
6 6 (2.42%) Sybase
7 3 (1.21%) Telerik
8 2 (0.81%) HP
8 2 (0.81%) SAP
9 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.40%) Nintex
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 40,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago