The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 1053 1119 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.96% 18.35% 22.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.57% 34.64% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 960 966 1406
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2960 3230 3837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.29% 52.97% 56.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2551 2711 3274
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

C#
Salary Trend in the North West

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

C# Salary Trend in the North West

C#
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

C# Salary Histogram in the North West

C#
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 667 £40,000 - 155
Cheshire +4 231 £35,000 -12.50% 63
Lancashire -2 93 £35,000 -1.96% 24
Merseyside -1 59 £40,000 - 15
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for C#.

1 1708 (86.79%) .NET
2 1139 (57.88%) ASP.NET
3 1062 (53.96%) SQL Server
4 924 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
5 883 (44.87%) MVC
6 775 (39.38%) SQL
7 767 (38.97%) JavaScript
8 653 (33.18%) HTML
9 632 (32.11%) CSS
10 542 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 515 (26.17%) TDD
12 473 (24.03%) jQuery
13 452 (22.97%) WCF
14 434 (22.05%) .NET Framework
15 417 (21.19%) Microsoft
16 396 (20.12%) Scrum
17 360 (18.29%) OO
18 312 (15.85%) Windows
19 306 (15.55%) Java
20 300 (15.24%) T-SQL
21 298 (15.14%) Web Services
22 283 (14.38%) Software Engineering
23 281 (14.28%) Web Development
24 270 (13.72%) WPF
25 266 (13.52%) Continuous Integration
26 257 (13.06%) Finance
27 250 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
28 249 (12.65%) Visual Studio
29 245 (12.45%) AngularJS
30 242 (12.30%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 147 (7.47%) Node.js
2 94 (4.78%) CMS
3 92 (4.67%) SharePoint
4 53 (2.69%) IIS
5 45 (2.29%) Umbraco
6 27 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
7 20 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
8 17 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 16 (0.81%) WordPress
10 14 (0.71%) Drupal
11 10 (0.51%) Alfresco
11 10 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.46%) EPiServer CMS
12 9 (0.46%) Kentico
12 9 (0.46%) Liferay
12 9 (0.46%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.41%) Apache
13 8 (0.41%) GeoServer
13 8 (0.41%) Moodle
Applications
1 152 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.58%) Photoshop
3 23 (1.17%) MS Office
4 19 (0.97%) Fireworks
5 10 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 27 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.27%) Visualfiles
3 12 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.61%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.051%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.051%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 172 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.32%) Google Play
4 23 (1.17%) Office 365
5 20 (1.02%) SaaS
6 7 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.36%) GitHub
7 4 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.15%) iTunes
8 3 (0.15%) PaaS
9 1 (0.051%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 96 (4.88%) Internet
2 32 (1.63%) HTTP
3 18 (0.91%) Network Security
4 13 (0.66%) Intranet
5 6 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.25%) LAN
7 4 (0.20%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.20%) VPN
8 3 (0.15%) WAN
9 2 (0.10%) DHCP
9 2 (0.10%) DNS
9 2 (0.10%) Firewall
9 2 (0.10%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.10%) SAN
9 2 (0.10%) Skype
9 2 (0.10%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.10%) VLAN
10 1 (0.051%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.051%) SMS
10 1 (0.051%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1062 (53.96%) SQL Server
2 188 (9.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 136 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 120 (6.10%) NoSQL
5 102 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 95 (4.83%) MySQL
7 86 (4.37%) Relational Database
8 50 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 42 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (1.93%) MongoDB
11 32 (1.63%) Big Data
11 32 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (1.22%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
14 19 (0.97%) GIS
15 17 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
15 17 (0.86%) Hadoop
16 14 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (0.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 249 (12.65%) Visual Studio
2 174 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 165 (8.38%) NUnit
4 145 (7.37%) Git (software)
5 130 (6.61%) MSTest
6 90 (4.57%) Moq
7 82 (4.17%) Subversion
8 80 (4.07%) Selenium
9 75 (3.81%) Rhino Mocks
10 47 (2.39%) JIRA
11 30 (1.52%) TeamCity
12 29 (1.47%) WebDriver
13 25 (1.27%) SpecFlow
14 21 (1.07%) Cucumber
15 19 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 18 (0.91%) Jenkins
17 16 (0.81%) SoapUI
18 11 (0.56%) Gradle
18 11 (0.56%) Jasmine
18 11 (0.56%) TestNG
General
1 257 (13.06%) Finance
2 109 (5.54%) Games
3 80 (4.07%) Marketing
4 52 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 40 (2.03%) Retail
6 31 (1.58%) Legal
7 28 (1.42%) Electronics
8 25 (1.27%) Advertising
9 23 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 21 (1.07%) Back Office
10 21 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
11 20 (1.02%) Law
12 11 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.51%) Banking
13 10 (0.51%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.25%) Local Government
15 4 (0.20%) Automotive
16 1 (0.051%) Billing
16 1 (0.051%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1448 (73.58%) Developer
2 1002 (50.91%) .NET Developer
3 754 (38.31%) C# Developer
4 578 (29.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 354 (17.99%) ASP.NET Developer
6 326 (16.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 241 (12.25%) Senior Developer
8 209 (10.62%) Software Developer
9 168 (8.54%) SQL Developer
10 167 (8.49%) .NET Software Developer
11 154 (7.83%) C# Software Developer
12 149 (7.57%) Software Engineer
13 142 (7.22%) Senior C# Developer
14 140 (7.11%) Senior .NET Developer
15 137 (6.96%) Web Developer
16 134 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 110 (5.59%) Junior
18 109 (5.54%) Lead Developer
19 101 (5.13%) Junior Developer
20 96 (4.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1708 (86.79%) .NET
2 1139 (57.88%) ASP.NET
3 653 (33.18%) HTML
4 632 (32.11%) CSS
5 542 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 473 (24.03%) jQuery
7 452 (22.97%) WCF
8 434 (22.05%) .NET Framework
9 298 (15.14%) Web Services
10 270 (13.72%) WPF
11 250 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 245 (12.45%) AngularJS
13 233 (11.84%) Entity Framework
14 223 (11.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 215 (10.92%) HTML5
16 199 (10.11%) LINQ
17 179 (9.10%) RESTful
18 170 (8.64%) XML
19 146 (7.42%) CSS3
20 145 (7.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 126 (6.40%) Computer Science
2 123 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
4 91 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 83 (4.22%) N-Tier
6 78 (3.96%) Inversion of Control
7 67 (3.40%) iPad
8 31 (1.58%) iPhone
9 30 (1.52%) User Experience
10 22 (1.12%) Blog
10 22 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 22 (1.12%) Social Network
11 18 (0.91%) W3C
12 17 (0.86%) Mathematics
13 15 (0.76%) Management Information System
13 15 (0.76%) Physics
14 13 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
15 12 (0.61%) Social Media
16 11 (0.56%) Data Centre
16 11 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 312 (15.85%) Windows
2 81 (4.12%) Linux
3 68 (3.46%) Android
4 39 (1.98%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.22%) Unix
7 19 (0.97%) Windows XP
8 14 (0.71%) Windows CE
9 13 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.41%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.10%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.051%) Debian
15 1 (0.051%) Solaris
15 1 (0.051%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 924 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
2 883 (44.87%) MVC
3 515 (26.17%) TDD
4 396 (20.12%) Scrum
5 360 (18.29%) OO
6 283 (14.38%) Software Engineering
7 281 (14.28%) Web Development
8 266 (13.52%) Continuous Integration
9 221 (11.23%) BDD
10 206 (10.47%) Web Application Development
11 157 (7.98%) Kanban
12 150 (7.62%) Dependency Injection
13 141 (7.16%) Mentoring
14 139 (7.06%) OOP
15 137 (6.96%) SDLC
16 123 (6.25%) Unit Testing
17 111 (5.64%) MVVM
18 110 (5.59%) Project Management
18 110 (5.59%) SOA
19 91 (4.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 775 (39.38%) SQL
2 767 (38.97%) JavaScript
3 306 (15.55%) Java
4 300 (15.24%) T-SQL
5 218 (11.08%) VB.NET
6 155 (7.88%) C++
7 131 (6.66%) VB
8 109 (5.54%) PHP
9 93 (4.73%) Ruby
10 66 (3.35%) C
11 40 (2.03%) VB6
12 35 (1.78%) PL/SQL
12 35 (1.78%) Scala
13 34 (1.73%) Objective-C
14 32 (1.63%) TypeScript
15 29 (1.47%) Perl
16 28 (1.42%) Python
17 26 (1.32%) PowerShell
18 18 (0.91%) Embedded C
19 16 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 242 (12.30%) Degree
2 37 (1.88%) ISTQB
3 35 (1.78%) ISEB
4 31 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 29 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (1.22%) HND
7 18 (0.91%) CHECK Team Leader
7 18 (0.91%) CREST Certified
8 13 (0.66%) HNC
9 9 (0.46%) Cyber Scheme
9 9 (0.46%) PhD
9 9 (0.46%) Tigerscheme
10 7 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (0.30%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.25%) SANS
13 4 (0.20%) MCSE
13 4 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.15%) MCP
15 2 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.10%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.83%) QA
2 16 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.46%) SLA
4 6 (0.30%) WAI
5 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.10%) HL7
7 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.10%) Firmware
3 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.051%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (0.56%) Kibana
2 9 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.20%) Puppet
3 4 (0.20%) WMI
4 3 (0.15%) Wonderware InTouch
5 2 (0.10%) Nagios
6 1 (0.051%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.051%) Ansible
6 1 (0.051%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.051%) Cacti
6 1 (0.051%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.051%) MobiControl
6 1 (0.051%) Munin
6 1 (0.051%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 417 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 66 (3.35%) Oracle
3 52 (2.64%) Google
4 40 (2.03%) EPiServer
5 34 (1.73%) Facebook
5 34 (1.73%) Twitter
6 29 (1.47%) Sitecore
7 24 (1.22%) SAP
8 22 (1.12%) Xamarin
9 16 (0.81%) Telerik
10 10 (0.51%) IBM
11 9 (0.46%) BEA
11 9 (0.46%) VMware
11 9 (0.46%) Wonderware
12 8 (0.41%) DevExpress
12 8 (0.41%) ESRI
13 6 (0.30%) Ektron
14 5 (0.25%) Apple
14 5 (0.25%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.25%) Nintex
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