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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 7 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 1114 1155 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.01% 17.56% 20.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.26% 33.90% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1044 1269
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,804
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,075 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
3159 3407 3860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.92% 51.79% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2736 2885 3242
Median salary £40,000 £38,424 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 July 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 July 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 +4 717 £40,000 - 128
Cheshire +5 221 £36,000 -10.00% 48
Lancashire -5 83 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Merseyside 0 82 £37,500 +7.14% 24
Cumbria +3 6 £27,500 -21.42% 2
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1823 (86.40%) .NET
2 1233 (58.44%) ASP.NET
3 1165 (55.21%) SQL Server
4 1023 (48.48%) MVC
5 1000 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
6 840 (39.81%) JavaScript
7 802 (38.01%) SQL
8 716 (33.93%) HTML
9 710 (33.65%) CSS
10 653 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 583 (27.63%) TDD
12 544 (25.78%) jQuery
13 503 (23.84%) Microsoft
14 502 (23.79%) WCF
15 480 (22.75%) .NET Framework
16 436 (20.66%) Scrum
17 358 (16.97%) OO
18 332 (15.73%) Windows
19 326 (15.45%) Web Development
20 324 (15.36%) Finance
21 307 (14.55%) Web Services
21 307 (14.55%) Java
22 296 (14.03%) T-SQL
22 296 (14.03%) AngularJS
23 291 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
24 277 (13.13%) Entity Framework
25 274 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
26 271 (12.84%) WPF
27 261 (12.37%) Degree
28 256 (12.13%) Software Engineering

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
1 100 (4.74%) CMS
2 91 (4.31%) SharePoint
3 61 (2.89%) IIS
4 53 (2.51%) Umbraco
5 30 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
7 21 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
8 17 (0.81%) WebLogic
9 15 (0.71%) NServiceBus
10 14 (0.66%) Drupal
11 13 (0.62%) Apache
12 11 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.38%) GeoServer
14 8 (0.38%) Moodle
14 8 (0.38%) nginx
14 8 (0.38%) WordPress
15 7 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
15 7 (0.33%) Kentico
16 6 (0.28%) Joomla!
Applications
1 173 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 21 (1.00%) MS Office
4 18 (0.85%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.19%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.047%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 40 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.04%) Visualfiles
3 16 (0.76%) SDL Web 8
4 8 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.14%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.095%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.047%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.047%) Movex
8 1 (0.047%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 196 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.23%) Google Play
4 20 (0.95%) Office 365
5 11 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.47%) SaaS
7 4 (0.19%) GitHub
7 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.14%) AdWords
8 3 (0.14%) iTunes
8 3 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.047%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.047%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.047%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 108 (5.12%) Internet
2 22 (1.04%) HTTP
3 17 (0.81%) Network Security
4 13 (0.62%) Intranet
5 9 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.38%) DNS
7 7 (0.33%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.28%) Broadband
9 4 (0.19%) MPLS
9 4 (0.19%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.14%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.14%) LAN
10 3 (0.14%) RFID
10 3 (0.14%) VPN
10 3 (0.14%) WAN
11 2 (0.095%) DHCP
11 2 (0.095%) SAN
11 2 (0.095%) Skype
11 2 (0.095%) VLAN
12 1 (0.047%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1165 (55.21%) SQL Server
2 234 (11.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 132 (6.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 123 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 109 (5.17%) NoSQL
6 87 (4.12%) Relational Database
7 80 (3.79%) MySQL
8 52 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (2.37%) MongoDB
10 45 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 39 (1.85%) Big Data
12 28 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 23 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (0.85%) GIS
14 18 (0.85%) Hadoop
14 18 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 240 (11.37%) Visual Studio
2 193 (9.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 173 (8.20%) NUnit
4 152 (7.20%) Git (software)
5 140 (6.64%) MSTest
6 125 (5.92%) Selenium
7 92 (4.36%) Moq
8 85 (4.03%) Rhino Mocks
8 85 (4.03%) Subversion
9 59 (2.80%) JIRA
10 51 (2.42%) SpecFlow
11 39 (1.85%) WebDriver
12 38 (1.80%) TeamCity
13 27 (1.28%) Jenkins
14 24 (1.14%) Cucumber
15 23 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 19 (0.90%) Gradle
16 19 (0.90%) JMeter
16 19 (0.90%) TestNG
17 17 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 324 (15.36%) Finance
2 111 (5.26%) Games
3 77 (3.65%) Marketing
4 50 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 44 (2.09%) Retail
6 36 (1.71%) Legal
7 29 (1.37%) Advertising
8 24 (1.14%) Law
9 23 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (0.81%) Electronics
12 13 (0.62%) Back Office
12 13 (0.62%) Music Industry
13 12 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.47%) Banking
15 6 (0.28%) Local Government
16 4 (0.19%) Automotive
17 2 (0.095%) Publishing
18 1 (0.047%) Billing
18 1 (0.047%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1576 (74.69%) Developer
2 1121 (53.13%) .NET Developer
3 812 (38.48%) C# Developer
4 638 (30.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 381 (18.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 359 (17.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 266 (12.61%) Senior Developer
8 238 (11.28%) Software Developer
9 201 (9.53%) SQL Developer
10 197 (9.34%) .NET Software Developer
11 169 (8.01%) C# Software Developer
12 166 (7.87%) Senior .NET Developer
13 158 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 158 (7.49%) Web Developer
14 155 (7.35%) Senior C# Developer
15 135 (6.40%) Junior
16 127 (6.02%) Software Engineer
17 121 (5.73%) Junior Developer
18 106 (5.02%) .NET Web Developer
19 104 (4.93%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1823 (86.40%) .NET
2 1233 (58.44%) ASP.NET
3 716 (33.93%) HTML
4 710 (33.65%) CSS
5 653 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 544 (25.78%) jQuery
7 502 (23.79%) WCF
8 480 (22.75%) .NET Framework
9 307 (14.55%) Web Services
10 296 (14.03%) AngularJS
11 291 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
12 277 (13.13%) Entity Framework
13 271 (12.84%) WPF
14 249 (11.80%) HTML5
15 241 (11.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 208 (9.86%) RESTful
17 192 (9.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 188 (8.91%) XML
19 182 (8.63%) LINQ
20 152 (7.20%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 150 (7.11%) Computer Science
2 114 (5.40%) Mobile App
3 107 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
4 103 (4.88%) iPad
5 88 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
6 63 (2.99%) N-Tier
7 51 (2.42%) User Experience
8 31 (1.47%) iPhone
9 25 (1.18%) Social Network
10 22 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 21 (1.00%) Blog
12 19 (0.90%) Data Centre
13 17 (0.81%) W3C
14 16 (0.76%) Algorithms
15 14 (0.66%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.66%) PMI
16 12 (0.57%) Tandem
16 12 (0.57%) Xbox
17 11 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 332 (15.73%) Windows
2 74 (3.51%) Linux
3 71 (3.36%) Android
4 48 (2.27%) Windows Server
5 30 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.18%) Unix
7 10 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.33%) Windows CE
9 7 (0.33%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.28%) CentOS
10 6 (0.28%) Debian
10 6 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.095%) VMS
13 2 (0.095%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.095%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.047%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1023 (48.48%) MVC
2 1000 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
3 583 (27.63%) TDD
4 436 (20.66%) Scrum
5 358 (16.97%) OO
6 326 (15.45%) Web Development
7 274 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
8 256 (12.13%) Software Engineering
9 253 (11.99%) BDD
10 238 (11.28%) Web Application Development
11 176 (8.34%) Dependency Injection
12 172 (8.15%) SDLC
13 165 (7.82%) Kanban
14 147 (6.97%) OOP
14 147 (6.97%) Unit Testing
15 141 (6.68%) Mentoring
16 122 (5.78%) MVVM
17 94 (4.45%) E-Commerce
18 89 (4.22%) Project Management
19 87 (4.12%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 840 (39.81%) JavaScript
2 802 (38.01%) SQL
3 307 (14.55%) Java
4 296 (14.03%) T-SQL
5 247 (11.71%) VB.NET
6 137 (6.49%) C++
7 122 (5.78%) VB
8 95 (4.50%) Ruby
9 94 (4.45%) PHP
10 40 (1.90%) C
11 36 (1.71%) PL/SQL
12 35 (1.66%) Objective-C
13 31 (1.47%) PowerShell
13 31 (1.47%) Scala
14 27 (1.28%) TypeScript
15 23 (1.09%) Python
15 23 (1.09%) VB6
16 22 (1.04%) Perl
17 20 (0.95%) F#
18 17 (0.81%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 261 (12.37%) Degree
2 56 (2.65%) ISTQB
3 47 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (1.61%) ISEB
5 27 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.04%) HND
7 17 (0.81%) CHECK Team Leader
7 17 (0.81%) CREST Certified
8 15 (0.71%) PhD
9 14 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 12 (0.57%) Cyber Scheme
10 12 (0.57%) Tigerscheme
11 9 (0.43%) SANS
12 6 (0.28%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.28%) HNC
12 6 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.095%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.095%) MCP
14 2 (0.095%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (4.08%) QA
2 12 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.38%) WAI
4 6 (0.28%) SLA
5 2 (0.095%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.047%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.047%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.28%) Varnish
5 1 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.047%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.047%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (1.00%) Kibana
2 13 (0.62%) Puppet
3 12 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.33%) Nagios
6 6 (0.28%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.28%) Cacti
6 6 (0.28%) Munin
6 6 (0.28%) WMI
7 1 (0.047%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.047%) Ansible
7 1 (0.047%) Graphite
7 1 (0.047%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.047%) MobiControl
7 1 (0.047%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 503 (23.84%) Microsoft
2 76 (3.60%) Oracle
3 62 (2.94%) Google
4 34 (1.61%) Twitter
5 32 (1.52%) EPiServer
6 30 (1.42%) SAP
7 27 (1.28%) Facebook
7 27 (1.28%) Xamarin
8 26 (1.23%) Sitecore
9 18 (0.85%) IBM
10 17 (0.81%) BEA
11 13 (0.62%) Telerik
11 13 (0.62%) VMware
12 8 (0.38%) ESRI
13 6 (0.28%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.28%) Cisco
13 6 (0.28%) Ektron
13 6 (0.28%) iManage
13 6 (0.28%) Wonderware
14 4 (0.19%) Zend
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working unlmtd holidays
Posted: 2 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonuses
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000, 6% Company Pension Contribution, Training Budget.
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, share options, flexi hours
Posted: 1 hour ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £16k - 18k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Prescot, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens
Posted: Yesterday