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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 6 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1238 1188 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.59% 17.80% 20.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.98% 34.83% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1078 1318
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
3539 3411 4052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 56.00% 51.12% 54.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3048 2957 3429
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +1 762 £40,000 - 124
Cheshire +3 308 £37,500 -1.31% 52
Lancashire -4 81 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Merseyside -10 79 £37,500 -6.25% 19
Cumbria +8 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2002 (86.78%) .NET
2 1361 (58.99%) ASP.NET
3 1284 (55.66%) SQL Server
4 1113 (48.24%) MVC
5 1090 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
6 921 (39.92%) JavaScript
7 881 (38.19%) SQL
8 822 (35.63%) CSS
9 813 (35.24%) HTML
10 726 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 631 (27.35%) TDD
12 565 (24.49%) jQuery
13 564 (24.45%) Microsoft
14 558 (24.19%) WCF
15 533 (23.10%) .NET Framework
16 455 (19.72%) Scrum
17 429 (18.60%) Finance
18 403 (17.47%) AngularJS
19 371 (16.08%) Web Development
20 353 (15.30%) Entity Framework
21 342 (14.82%) Windows
22 331 (14.35%) ASP.NET Web API
23 324 (14.04%) Web Services
24 323 (14.00%) Java
25 318 (13.78%) T-SQL
26 312 (13.52%) Software Engineering
27 306 (13.26%) OO
28 304 (13.18%) WPF
29 288 (12.48%) VB.NET
30 278 (12.05%) BDD

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 91 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 85 (3.68%) CMS
3 82 (3.55%) IIS
4 53 (2.30%) Umbraco
5 44 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (1.26%) WebLogic
7 27 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
8 19 (0.82%) NServiceBus
9 14 (0.61%) Apache
10 12 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (0.48%) nginx
12 9 (0.39%) Drupal
13 8 (0.35%) WordPress
14 6 (0.26%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.26%) Moodle
14 6 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.22%) Apache Spark
15 5 (0.22%) Kentico
15 5 (0.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 171 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.21%) MS Office
3 23 (1.00%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.74%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.043%) MS Project
6 1 (0.043%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 42 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.69%) Visualfiles
3 15 (0.65%) SDL Web 8
4 7 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.13%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.13%) Magento
7 2 (0.087%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.087%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.043%) BPCS
8 1 (0.043%) Movex
8 1 (0.043%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.043%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.043%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 201 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.17%) Google Play
4 15 (0.65%) SaaS
5 10 (0.43%) PaaS
6 8 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.26%) Office 365
8 5 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.17%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.13%) AdWords
10 3 (0.13%) GitHub
11 2 (0.087%) iTunes
12 1 (0.043%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.043%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.043%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.99%) Internet
2 30 (1.30%) HTTP
3 17 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.65%) Intranet
5 12 (0.52%) DNS
6 11 (0.48%) Network Security
7 8 (0.35%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.26%) Broadband
9 4 (0.17%) MPLS
9 4 (0.17%) SMS
10 3 (0.13%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.13%) DHCP
10 3 (0.13%) RFID
10 3 (0.13%) VPN
11 2 (0.087%) Firewall
11 2 (0.087%) LAN
11 2 (0.087%) SAN
11 2 (0.087%) VLAN
11 2 (0.087%) WAN
12 1 (0.043%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1284 (55.66%) SQL Server
2 250 (10.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 139 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 133 (5.77%) MySQL
5 121 (5.24%) NoSQL
6 117 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 106 (4.59%) Relational Database
8 74 (3.21%) MongoDB
9 67 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 60 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 59 (2.56%) RDBMS
12 40 (1.73%) Big Data
13 38 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
14 33 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 28 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
16 25 (1.08%) Hadoop
17 13 (0.56%) GIS
18 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 10 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
20 9 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 209 (9.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 201 (8.71%) NUnit
3 189 (8.19%) Git (software)
4 187 (8.11%) Visual Studio
5 140 (6.07%) MSTest
6 134 (5.81%) Selenium
7 114 (4.94%) JIRA
8 109 (4.72%) Subversion
9 100 (4.33%) Moq
9 100 (4.33%) Rhino Mocks
10 50 (2.17%) Jenkins
11 47 (2.04%) SpecFlow
12 45 (1.95%) TeamCity
13 39 (1.69%) WebDriver
14 25 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
15 22 (0.95%) JMeter
16 21 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 19 (0.82%) Gradle
18 18 (0.78%) TestNG
19 17 (0.74%) FxCop
General
1 429 (18.60%) Finance
2 115 (4.98%) Games
3 87 (3.77%) Marketing
4 49 (2.12%) Legal
5 42 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 40 (1.73%) Retail
7 32 (1.39%) Advertising
8 30 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 22 (0.95%) Banking
10 19 (0.82%) Law
11 13 (0.56%) Back Office
11 13 (0.56%) Electronics
12 11 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.48%) Music Industry
13 8 (0.35%) Automotive
14 5 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.17%) Military
16 3 (0.13%) Local Government
16 3 (0.13%) Publishing
17 2 (0.087%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1721 (74.60%) Developer
2 1238 (53.66%) .NET Developer
3 904 (39.19%) C# Developer
4 716 (31.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 419 (18.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 411 (17.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 321 (13.91%) Software Developer
8 280 (12.14%) Senior Developer
9 254 (11.01%) .NET Software Developer
10 243 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
11 232 (10.06%) SQL Developer
12 192 (8.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 179 (7.76%) Senior .NET Developer
14 174 (7.54%) Senior C# Developer
15 170 (7.37%) Web Developer
16 156 (6.76%) Junior
17 144 (6.24%) Software Engineer
18 135 (5.85%) Junior Developer
19 120 (5.20%) Analyst
20 117 (5.07%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2002 (86.78%) .NET
2 1361 (58.99%) ASP.NET
3 822 (35.63%) CSS
4 813 (35.24%) HTML
5 726 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 565 (24.49%) jQuery
7 558 (24.19%) WCF
8 533 (23.10%) .NET Framework
9 403 (17.47%) AngularJS
10 353 (15.30%) Entity Framework
11 331 (14.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 324 (14.04%) Web Services
13 304 (13.18%) WPF
14 264 (11.44%) HTML5
15 248 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 235 (10.19%) RESTful
17 219 (9.49%) XML
18 192 (8.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 165 (7.15%) CSS3
20 161 (6.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 143 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 138 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 131 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
4 123 (5.33%) iPad
5 112 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 102 (4.42%) Inversion of Control
7 53 (2.30%) User Experience
8 43 (1.86%) N-Tier
9 31 (1.34%) Data Centre
9 31 (1.34%) iPhone
10 27 (1.17%) Algorithms
11 26 (1.13%) Xbox
12 23 (1.00%) Social Network
13 21 (0.91%) Management Information System
14 19 (0.82%) PMI
15 16 (0.69%) Tandem
16 14 (0.61%) Augmented Reality
16 14 (0.61%) Social Media
17 13 (0.56%) Blog
18 12 (0.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 342 (14.82%) Windows
2 82 (3.55%) Linux
3 80 (3.47%) Android
4 51 (2.21%) Windows Server
5 48 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.34%) Unix
7 10 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.35%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.35%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.26%) CentOS
10 6 (0.26%) Debian
11 5 (0.22%) BlackBerry OS
11 5 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.13%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.13%) VMS
13 2 (0.087%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.087%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.043%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1113 (48.24%) MVC
2 1090 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
3 631 (27.35%) TDD
4 455 (19.72%) Scrum
5 371 (16.08%) Web Development
6 312 (13.52%) Software Engineering
7 306 (13.26%) OO
8 278 (12.05%) BDD
9 256 (11.10%) Web Application Development
10 255 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
11 236 (10.23%) SDLC
12 202 (8.76%) Dependency Injection
13 192 (8.32%) Kanban
14 140 (6.07%) MVVM
15 139 (6.03%) Unit Testing
16 133 (5.77%) OOP
17 121 (5.24%) Mentoring
18 109 (4.72%) E-Commerce
19 92 (3.99%) CRM
20 64 (2.77%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 921 (39.92%) JavaScript
2 881 (38.19%) SQL
3 323 (14.00%) Java
4 318 (13.78%) T-SQL
5 288 (12.48%) VB.NET
6 130 (5.64%) C++
7 120 (5.20%) Ruby
8 110 (4.77%) PHP
9 103 (4.46%) VB
10 47 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 43 (1.86%) Python
12 36 (1.56%) PowerShell
13 34 (1.47%) C
14 31 (1.34%) F#
15 29 (1.26%) ABAP
16 25 (1.08%) Objective-C
17 23 (1.00%) Scala
17 23 (1.00%) TypeScript
18 19 (0.82%) Perl
19 18 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 250 (10.84%) Degree
2 54 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 27 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 19 (0.82%) PMI Certification
6 18 (0.78%) ISEB
7 16 (0.69%) HND
8 14 (0.61%) PhD
9 13 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (0.48%) CHECK Team Leader
10 11 (0.48%) CREST Certified
10 11 (0.48%) Cyber Scheme
10 11 (0.48%) Tigerscheme
11 8 (0.35%) DBS Check
12 7 (0.30%) SANS
13 6 (0.26%) MCP
14 4 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (3.81%) QA
2 15 (0.65%) WAI
3 8 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.26%) SLA
5 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.043%) HL7
6 1 (0.043%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.043%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.30%) Varnish
6 2 (0.087%) Docker
7 1 (0.043%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.043%) vCloud
7 1 (0.043%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.043%) vSphere
7 1 (0.043%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (1.17%) Kibana
2 15 (0.65%) Puppet
3 12 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.30%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.30%) Cacti
5 7 (0.30%) Munin
5 7 (0.30%) Nagios
6 4 (0.17%) WMI
7 3 (0.13%) Ansible
8 1 (0.043%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.043%) Graphite
8 1 (0.043%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.043%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 564 (24.45%) Microsoft
2 94 (4.07%) Oracle
3 71 (3.08%) Google
4 40 (1.73%) SAP
5 29 (1.26%) BEA
5 29 (1.26%) IBM
6 22 (0.95%) Facebook
7 21 (0.91%) VMware
7 21 (0.91%) Xamarin
8 20 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 19 (0.82%) Twitter
10 15 (0.65%) Sitecore
11 11 (0.48%) PayPal
12 8 (0.35%) Telerik
13 7 (0.30%) Zend
14 6 (0.26%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.26%) Cisco
14 6 (0.26%) RedGate
14 6 (0.26%) Tableau
15 5 (0.22%) Dell
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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