The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 1 August 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 171 185 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.60% 27.21% 18.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.05% 52.11% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 137 172 149
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
427 355 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.45% 52.21% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 317 313 371
Average salary £30,500 £37,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +12.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
England

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

C#
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the North East region.

C# Salary Trend in the North East

C#
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in the North East

C#
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Tyne and Wear +1 134 £31,850 -12.73% 51
Durham -1 18 £35,000 +6.06% 4
Northumberland -3 12 £32,500 -27.77%
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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#.

1 285 (76.20%) .NET
2 218 (58.29%) ASP.NET
3 147 (39.30%) MVC
4 144 (38.50%) SQL Server
5 113 (30.21%) SQL
6 108 (28.88%) HTML
7 99 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 89 (23.80%) CSS
9 85 (22.73%) Degree
10 79 (21.12%) Microsoft
11 78 (20.86%) C++
11 78 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (19.25%) JavaScript
13 71 (18.98%) Java
14 68 (18.18%) WCF
15 66 (17.65%) Scrum
16 65 (17.38%) TDD
17 64 (17.11%) .NET Framework
18 61 (16.31%) Software Engineering
19 60 (16.04%) Games
20 55 (14.71%) Computer Science
21 52 (13.90%) WPF
22 50 (13.37%) Unit Testing
22 50 (13.37%) Web Services
23 49 (13.10%) VB.NET
24 48 (12.83%) Dependency Injection
24 48 (12.83%) Web Application Development
25 44 (11.76%) Windows
26 43 (11.50%) jQuery
26 43 (11.50%) SQL Server 2012

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 32 (8.56%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.22%) Node.js
3 13 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.60%) IIS
6 4 (1.07%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.80%) CMS
7 3 (0.80%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.53%) WordPress
8 2 (0.53%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.27%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 42 (11.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) InfoPath
2 3 (0.80%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.81%) Internet
2 14 (3.74%) Modbus
2 14 (3.74%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.94%) HTTP
4 7 (1.87%) Intranet
5 4 (1.07%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.07%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.80%) Firewall
6 3 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (38.50%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.07%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.53%) DB2
9 2 (0.53%) MySQL
10 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (10.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (7.22%) Visual Studio
3 18 (4.81%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.55%) Subversion
5 15 (4.01%) VTune
6 14 (3.74%) JUnit
7 13 (3.48%) NUnit
8 12 (3.21%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.67%) MSTest
10 9 (2.41%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (2.41%) Moq
11 6 (1.60%) Selenium
12 5 (1.34%) Ranorex
13 3 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.80%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.80%) InstallShield
13 3 (0.80%) Facilita Forecast
13 3 (0.80%) RSpec
13 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
General
1 60 (16.04%) Games
2 27 (7.22%) Finance
3 23 (6.15%) Advertising
4 14 (3.74%) Retail
5 8 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.87%) Marketing
7 1 (0.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 289 (77.27%) Developer
2 162 (43.32%) .NET Developer
3 61 (16.31%) C# Developer
4 57 (15.24%) Software Developer
5 50 (13.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (9.09%) Programmer
7 31 (8.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 29 (7.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (6.68%) Agile .NET Developer
10 20 (5.35%) Senior Developer
10 20 (5.35%) Web Developer
11 19 (5.08%) Lead Developer
12 16 (4.28%) Analyst
13 15 (4.01%) Junior Developer
13 15 (4.01%) Junior
13 15 (4.01%) Software Engineer
14 13 (3.48%) Junior .NET Developer
15 11 (2.94%) Software Manager
16 10 (2.67%) Agile C# Developer
16 10 (2.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (76.20%) .NET
2 218 (58.29%) ASP.NET
3 108 (28.88%) HTML
4 99 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 89 (23.80%) CSS
6 68 (18.18%) WCF
7 64 (17.11%) .NET Framework
8 52 (13.90%) WPF
9 50 (13.37%) Web Services
10 43 (11.50%) jQuery
11 36 (9.63%) Ninject
12 35 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 31 (8.29%) WinForms
13 31 (8.29%) Ajax
14 30 (8.02%) XML
15 28 (7.49%) KnockoutJS
16 25 (6.68%) RESTful
17 23 (6.15%) HTML5
18 20 (5.35%) OpenGL
18 20 (5.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.49%) Mobile App
3 27 (7.22%) Mathematics
3 27 (7.22%) iPhone
4 19 (5.08%) Visualisation
5 15 (4.01%) 3D Graphics
6 14 (3.74%) Augmented Reality
6 14 (3.74%) Client/Server
7 12 (3.21%) Open Source
8 10 (2.67%) Physics
9 9 (2.41%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.87%) Online Games
11 6 (1.60%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.34%) Animation
13 4 (1.07%) Social Gaming
13 4 (1.07%) CUDA
13 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.07%) Online Gambling
13 4 (1.07%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.76%) Windows
2 37 (9.89%) Linux
3 35 (9.36%) Android
4 30 (8.02%) UNIX
5 5 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (39.30%) MVC
2 78 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (17.65%) Scrum
4 65 (17.38%) TDD
5 61 (16.31%) Software Engineering
6 50 (13.37%) Unit Testing
7 48 (12.83%) Dependency Injection
7 48 (12.83%) Web Application Development
8 37 (9.89%) Multithreading
9 36 (9.63%) OO
9 36 (9.63%) Domain-Driven Design
10 34 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (6.95%) Web Development
12 19 (5.08%) CRM
12 19 (5.08%) 3D Visualisation
13 16 (4.28%) Kanban
14 15 (4.01%) Automated Testing
15 14 (3.74%) 3D Rendering
16 11 (2.94%) OOD
16 11 (2.94%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (30.21%) SQL
2 78 (20.86%) C++
3 72 (19.25%) JavaScript
4 71 (18.98%) Java
5 49 (13.10%) VB.NET
6 31 (8.29%) Python
6 31 (8.29%) VB
6 31 (8.29%) C
7 25 (6.68%) T-SQL
8 18 (4.81%) Ruby
9 15 (4.01%) Scala
9 15 (4.01%) HLSL
10 12 (3.21%) sed
10 12 (3.21%) PHP
10 12 (3.21%) AWK
10 12 (3.21%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.07%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.07%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.07%) Embedded C++
11 4 (1.07%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 85 (22.73%) Degree
2 14 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.80%) PhD
5 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.80%) Nagios
2 3 (0.80%) Ganglia
2 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.80%) collectd
2 3 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 79 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.63%) Google
3 9 (2.41%) Oracle
4 5 (1.34%) Sage
4 5 (1.34%) HP
5 4 (1.07%) Facebook
5 4 (1.07%) Twitter
6 3 (0.80%) Epicor
7 1 (0.27%) SAP
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,926 to £28,389 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago