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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 6 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 1057 1112 1493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.10% 17.40% 21.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.53% 33.43% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 976 995 1322
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 £27,625 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £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
2975 3326 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.75% 52.05% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2571 2826 3300
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,486 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +6 678 £40,000 - 112
Cheshire +5 207 £35,000 -12.50% 52
Lancashire -2 96 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Merseyside +1 67 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Cumbria -5 4 £36,250 +25.00% 2
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1746 (86.18%) .NET
2 1157 (57.11%) ASP.NET
3 1099 (54.24%) SQL Server
4 963 (47.53%) Agile Software Development
5 925 (45.66%) MVC
6 791 (39.04%) JavaScript
7 778 (38.40%) SQL
8 670 (33.07%) HTML
9 662 (32.68%) CSS
10 581 (28.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 551 (27.20%) TDD
12 496 (24.48%) jQuery
13 480 (23.69%) WCF
14 467 (23.05%) Microsoft
15 461 (22.75%) .NET Framework
16 409 (20.19%) Scrum
17 373 (18.41%) OO
18 336 (16.58%) Windows
19 327 (16.14%) Java
20 311 (15.35%) Web Services
21 294 (14.51%) Web Development
22 292 (14.41%) Finance
23 284 (14.02%) T-SQL
24 280 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
25 278 (13.72%) ASP.NET Web API
26 274 (13.52%) WPF
27 264 (13.03%) Software Engineering
28 262 (12.93%) AngularJS
29 254 (12.54%) Degree
30 253 (12.49%) Entity Framework

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 99 (4.89%) CMS
2 98 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 58 (2.86%) IIS
4 51 (2.52%) Umbraco
5 27 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 23 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
7 21 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (0.69%) Drupal
8 14 (0.69%) WordPress
9 13 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.54%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.44%) Apache
12 9 (0.44%) EPiServer CMS
13 8 (0.39%) Alfresco
13 8 (0.39%) GeoServer
13 8 (0.39%) Kentico
13 8 (0.39%) Liferay
13 8 (0.39%) Moodle
14 7 (0.35%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 165 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.99%) MS Office
4 16 (0.79%) Fireworks
5 10 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 39 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.18%) Visualfiles
3 16 (0.79%) SDL Web 8
4 10 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.15%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.099%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.049%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.049%) Movex
8 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 186 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.28%) Google Play
4 23 (1.14%) Office 365
5 19 (0.94%) SaaS
6 11 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.25%) GitHub
9 4 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.15%) iTunes
10 3 (0.15%) PaaS
11 1 (0.049%) AdWords
11 1 (0.049%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.049%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 106 (5.23%) Internet
2 33 (1.63%) HTTP
3 17 (0.84%) Network Security
4 15 (0.74%) Intranet
5 8 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.30%) Broadband
7 6 (0.30%) DNS
8 4 (0.20%) MPLS
8 4 (0.20%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.20%) VPN
9 3 (0.15%) LAN
9 3 (0.15%) WAN
10 2 (0.099%) DHCP
10 2 (0.099%) Firewall
10 2 (0.099%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.099%) SAN
10 2 (0.099%) Skype
10 2 (0.099%) VLAN
11 1 (0.049%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1099 (54.24%) SQL Server
2 211 (10.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 131 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 121 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 114 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 92 (4.54%) Relational Database
7 82 (4.05%) MySQL
8 51 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 44 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 43 (2.12%) MongoDB
11 37 (1.83%) Big Data
12 29 (1.43%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (0.94%) GIS
16 18 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
17 17 (0.84%) Hadoop
18 16 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
18 16 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 253 (12.49%) Visual Studio
2 188 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 169 (8.34%) NUnit
4 150 (7.40%) Git (software)
5 133 (6.56%) MSTest
6 96 (4.74%) Selenium
7 89 (4.39%) Moq
8 82 (4.05%) Subversion
9 78 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
10 48 (2.37%) JIRA
11 34 (1.68%) SpecFlow
11 34 (1.68%) TeamCity
12 29 (1.43%) WebDriver
13 27 (1.33%) Cucumber
14 24 (1.18%) Jenkins
15 20 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 16 (0.79%) SoapUI
17 15 (0.74%) Gradle
17 15 (0.74%) TestNG
18 13 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 292 (14.41%) Finance
2 111 (5.48%) Games
3 82 (4.05%) Marketing
4 49 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 47 (2.32%) Retail
6 32 (1.58%) Legal
7 29 (1.43%) Advertising
8 26 (1.28%) Law
9 23 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.09%) Electronics
11 21 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (0.79%) Back Office
13 13 (0.64%) Banking
14 12 (0.59%) Music Industry
15 11 (0.54%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.30%) Local Government
17 4 (0.20%) Automotive
18 1 (0.049%) Billing
18 1 (0.049%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1496 (73.84%) Developer
2 1032 (50.94%) .NET Developer
3 775 (38.25%) C# Developer
4 587 (28.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 360 (17.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 336 (16.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 251 (12.39%) Senior Developer
8 204 (10.07%) Software Developer
9 171 (8.44%) SQL Developer
10 161 (7.95%) .NET Software Developer
11 153 (7.55%) Senior C# Developer
12 148 (7.31%) Senior .NET Developer
13 147 (7.26%) Software Engineer
13 147 (7.26%) Web Developer
14 143 (7.06%) C# Software Developer
15 141 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 120 (5.92%) Junior
17 117 (5.77%) Lead Developer
18 107 (5.28%) Junior Developer
19 101 (4.99%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1746 (86.18%) .NET
2 1157 (57.11%) ASP.NET
3 670 (33.07%) HTML
4 662 (32.68%) CSS
5 581 (28.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 496 (24.48%) jQuery
7 480 (23.69%) WCF
8 461 (22.75%) .NET Framework
9 311 (15.35%) Web Services
10 278 (13.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 274 (13.52%) WPF
12 262 (12.93%) AngularJS
13 253 (12.49%) Entity Framework
14 234 (11.55%) HTML5
15 232 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 194 (9.58%) RESTful
17 191 (9.43%) LINQ
18 181 (8.93%) XML
19 160 (7.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 152 (7.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 137 (6.76%) Computer Science
2 116 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 104 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 84 (4.15%) iPad
6 81 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
7 80 (3.95%) N-Tier
8 41 (2.02%) User Experience
9 31 (1.53%) iPhone
10 27 (1.33%) Social Network
11 21 (1.04%) Blog
12 19 (0.94%) Management Information System
13 18 (0.89%) W3C
14 17 (0.84%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.79%) Social Media
16 14 (0.69%) Mathematics
17 13 (0.64%) Data Centre
17 13 (0.64%) Physics
18 11 (0.54%) Algorithms
18 11 (0.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 336 (16.58%) Windows
2 82 (4.05%) Linux
3 73 (3.60%) Android
4 44 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 30 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 26 (1.28%) Unix
7 19 (0.94%) Windows XP
8 11 (0.54%) Windows CE
9 10 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.20%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.099%) CentOS
15 2 (0.099%) Debian
15 2 (0.099%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.099%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.049%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 963 (47.53%) Agile Software Development
2 925 (45.66%) MVC
3 551 (27.20%) TDD
4 409 (20.19%) Scrum
5 373 (18.41%) OO
6 294 (14.51%) Web Development
7 280 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
8 264 (13.03%) Software Engineering
9 247 (12.19%) BDD
10 218 (10.76%) Web Application Development
11 163 (8.05%) Kanban
12 157 (7.75%) Dependency Injection
13 144 (7.11%) Mentoring
13 144 (7.11%) SDLC
14 140 (6.91%) OOP
15 137 (6.76%) Unit Testing
16 112 (5.53%) MVVM
17 102 (5.03%) SOA
18 101 (4.99%) Project Management
19 83 (4.10%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 791 (39.04%) JavaScript
2 778 (38.40%) SQL
3 327 (16.14%) Java
4 284 (14.02%) T-SQL
5 217 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 152 (7.50%) C++
7 123 (6.07%) VB
8 101 (4.99%) PHP
9 98 (4.84%) Ruby
10 58 (2.86%) C
11 38 (1.88%) Objective-C
12 37 (1.83%) TypeScript
12 37 (1.83%) VB6
13 36 (1.78%) PL/SQL
14 35 (1.73%) Scala
15 31 (1.53%) PowerShell
16 27 (1.33%) Perl
17 25 (1.23%) Python
18 15 (0.74%) F#
19 14 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 254 (12.54%) Degree
2 44 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 40 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (1.78%) ISEB
5 29 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 24 (1.18%) HND
7 17 (0.84%) CHECK Team Leader
7 17 (0.84%) CREST Certified
8 12 (0.59%) Cyber Scheme
8 12 (0.59%) PhD
8 12 (0.59%) Tigerscheme
9 10 (0.49%) HNC
10 9 (0.44%) SANS
11 6 (0.30%) DBS Check
11 6 (0.30%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.15%) MCSE
15 2 (0.099%) MCP
16 1 (0.049%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (4.20%) QA
2 13 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.39%) SLA
3 8 (0.39%) WAI
4 2 (0.099%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.049%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.049%) SDET
System Software
1 28 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.099%) Varnish
6 1 (0.049%) Firmware
6 1 (0.049%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.049%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.049%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.049%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (0.74%) Kibana
2 9 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.30%) WMI
4 4 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.20%) Puppet
5 3 (0.15%) Nagios
6 2 (0.099%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.099%) Cacti
6 2 (0.099%) Munin
6 2 (0.099%) Wonderware InTouch
7 1 (0.049%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.049%) Ansible
7 1 (0.049%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.049%) MobiControl
7 1 (0.049%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 467 (23.05%) Microsoft
2 72 (3.55%) Oracle
3 56 (2.76%) Google
4 41 (2.02%) EPiServer
5 38 (1.88%) Twitter
6 32 (1.58%) Facebook
7 30 (1.48%) Sitecore
8 26 (1.28%) Xamarin
9 25 (1.23%) SAP
10 18 (0.89%) Telerik
11 14 (0.69%) VMware
12 12 (0.59%) IBM
13 11 (0.54%) BEA
14 8 (0.39%) ESRI
14 8 (0.39%) Wonderware
15 7 (0.35%) DevExpress
16 6 (0.30%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.30%) Ektron
16 6 (0.30%) iManage
17 5 (0.25%) Nintex
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Flexible Working etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
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