The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 7 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 18.92% 18.18% 23.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.89% 44.44% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 15
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,500 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
C#
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 48.65% 40.91% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 23
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £38,600 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

C#
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

C# Salary Trend in Rochdale

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) Internet
1 24 (100.00%) Coaching
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (83.33%) CSS
3 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 20 (83.33%) Marketing
4 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (66.67%) UML
5 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (58.33%) WCF
6 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
7 12 (50.00%) Test Strategy
7 12 (50.00%) Line Management
7 12 (50.00%) OOD
7 12 (50.00%) MVC
7 12 (50.00%) Finance
7 12 (50.00%) OO
7 12 (50.00%) SQL
7 12 (50.00%) MSTest
7 12 (50.00%) Time Management
7 12 (50.00%) Refactoring
7 12 (50.00%) TDD
7 12 (50.00%) Billing
7 12 (50.00%) Software Testing
8 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MSTest
2 10 (41.67%) NUnit
2 10 (41.67%) SpecFlow
2 10 (41.67%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (83.33%) Marketing
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Web Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Web Development Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 20 (83.33%) CSS
2 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 14 (58.33%) WCF
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 10 (41.67%) LINQ
4 10 (41.67%) SOAP
4 10 (41.67%) Web Services
4 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (41.67%) LINQ to SQL
4 10 (41.67%) REST
5 4 (16.67%) WPF
6 2 (8.33%) jQuery
6 2 (8.33%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Coaching
2 16 (66.67%) UML
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 12 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 12 (50.00%) Line Management
4 12 (50.00%) OOD
4 12 (50.00%) MVC
4 12 (50.00%) OO
4 12 (50.00%) Time Management
4 12 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 12 (50.00%) TDD
4 12 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Pair Programming
5 10 (41.67%) OWASP
5 10 (41.67%) BDD
6 8 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (25.00%) Software Architecture
7 6 (25.00%) Content Management
7 6 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) MCP
1 2 (8.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago