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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing C# 98 91 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.88% 14.31% 27.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.03% 21.77% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 79 89 144
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
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
272 418 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.17% 65.72% 63.14%
Number of salaries quoted 212 383 308
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +10 68 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Wirral +3 14 £38,000 -30.90% 1
Birkenhead -1 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Southport -1 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 December 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#.

1 189 (88.32%) .NET
2 144 (67.29%) ASP.NET
3 138 (64.49%) SQL Server
4 127 (59.35%) MVC
5 95 (44.39%) SQL
6 93 (43.46%) HTML
7 85 (39.72%) CSS
8 84 (39.25%) .NET Framework
9 83 (38.79%) JavaScript
10 78 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (32.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 67 (31.31%) WCF
13 48 (22.43%) TDD
14 42 (19.63%) ASP.NET Web API
15 38 (17.76%) Git (software)
16 36 (16.82%) HTML5
17 34 (15.89%) Games
17 34 (15.89%) Java
17 34 (15.89%) Windows
18 32 (14.95%) Visual Studio
18 32 (14.95%) Web Services
19 31 (14.49%) Web Application Development
19 31 (14.49%) Ruby
20 30 (14.02%) CSS3
20 30 (14.02%) T-SQL
21 29 (13.55%) BDD
21 29 (13.55%) Node.js
22 28 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
22 28 (13.08%) jQuery
23 27 (12.62%) C++

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 29 (13.55%) Node.js
2 24 (11.21%) IIS
3 13 (6.07%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.93%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) Tridion
2 4 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.21%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (64.49%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (12.15%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.27%) MySQL
5 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.87%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) OLTP
8 1 (0.47%) QlikView
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (17.76%) Git (software)
2 32 (14.95%) Visual Studio
3 21 (9.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (6.54%) Selenium
4 14 (6.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (6.07%) Firebug
5 13 (6.07%) Cucumber
6 12 (5.61%) WebDriver
7 9 (4.21%) JIRA
8 8 (3.74%) NUnit
9 7 (3.27%) SoapUI
10 6 (2.80%) MSTest
10 6 (2.80%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (2.34%) Moq
12 3 (1.40%) Bugzilla
12 3 (1.40%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.40%) Hudson
12 3 (1.40%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.93%) Jasmine
General
1 34 (15.89%) Games
2 21 (9.81%) Finance
3 17 (7.94%) Retail
4 11 (5.14%) Law
5 5 (2.34%) Banking
6 3 (1.40%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.40%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 166 (77.57%) Developer
2 106 (49.53%) .NET Developer
3 37 (17.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 34 (15.89%) Web Developer
5 31 (14.49%) C# Developer
6 28 (13.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (12.62%) .NET Web Developer
8 23 (10.75%) Senior Developer
9 21 (9.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (8.41%) Software Developer
11 13 (6.07%) Graduate
11 13 (6.07%) Graduate Developer
12 11 (5.14%) Automation Tester
12 11 (5.14%) Tester
12 11 (5.14%) Applications Developer
13 9 (4.21%) Software Engineer
14 8 (3.74%) C# Web Developer
15 7 (3.27%) Senior Applications Developer
15 7 (3.27%) Architect
16 6 (2.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (88.32%) .NET
2 144 (67.29%) ASP.NET
3 93 (43.46%) HTML
4 85 (39.72%) CSS
5 84 (39.25%) .NET Framework
6 69 (32.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 67 (31.31%) WCF
8 42 (19.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (16.82%) HTML5
10 32 (14.95%) Web Services
11 30 (14.02%) CSS3
12 28 (13.08%) jQuery
13 26 (12.15%) RESTful
14 21 (9.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 19 (8.88%) WPF
16 18 (8.41%) Classic ASP
17 15 (7.01%) KnockoutJS
18 12 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (5.61%) XML
19 11 (5.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (6.54%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.07%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.80%) Online Games
5 5 (2.34%) Tandem
5 5 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.93%) User Experience
9 1 (0.47%) New Media
9 1 (0.47%) W3C
9 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.89%) Windows
2 18 (8.41%) Linux
3 7 (3.27%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.80%) Android
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (59.35%) MVC
2 78 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (22.43%) TDD
4 31 (14.49%) Web Application Development
5 29 (13.55%) BDD
6 21 (9.81%) Scrum
7 16 (7.48%) OO
8 14 (6.54%) Software Engineering
9 12 (5.61%) B2B
9 12 (5.61%) Line Management
10 11 (5.14%) CRUD
10 11 (5.14%) Automated Testing
11 10 (4.67%) Web Development
11 10 (4.67%) Multithreading
11 10 (4.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (3.74%) Manual Testing
12 8 (3.74%) Unit Testing
12 8 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (3.74%) Service Delivery
13 7 (3.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (44.39%) SQL
2 83 (38.79%) JavaScript
3 34 (15.89%) Java
4 31 (14.49%) Ruby
5 30 (14.02%) T-SQL
6 27 (12.62%) C++
7 10 (4.67%) PHP
8 9 (4.21%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.80%) Python
10 5 (2.34%) F#
10 5 (2.34%) VB
11 3 (1.40%) C
12 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.47%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.47%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (8.41%) Degree
2 9 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.47%) MCTS
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.47%) MCP
3 1 (0.47%) MCAD
3 1 (0.47%) MCSD
3 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.41%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.27%) EPiServer
3 4 (1.87%) Oracle
4 2 (0.93%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.47%) Teradata
5 1 (0.47%) Telerik
5 1 (0.47%) SAP
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos
5 1 (0.47%) Tableau
5 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £33000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago