The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 18 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 33.33% 14.29% 14.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 69.23% 25.00% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 11
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £33,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 48.15% 57.14% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 21
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,050 £33,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Manchester

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 30 July 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 21 (100.00%) Internet
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) UML
2 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) Marketing
3 12 (57.14%) WCF
4 11 (52.38%) MVC
5 10 (47.62%) Finance
5 10 (47.62%) OOD
5 10 (47.62%) OO
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) SOAP
5 10 (47.62%) Web Services
5 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
5 10 (47.62%) Refactoring
5 10 (47.62%) Selenium
5 10 (47.62%) Software Testing
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) TDD
5 10 (47.62%) Pair Programming
5 10 (47.62%) Billing
5 10 (47.62%) LINQ
5 10 (47.62%) Time Management
5 10 (47.62%) OWASP

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Selenium
1 10 (47.62%) MSTest
1 10 (47.62%) SpecFlow
2 8 (38.10%) NUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (90.48%) Marketing
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Team Leader
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Web Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Development Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 12 (57.14%) WCF
4 10 (47.62%) SOAP
4 10 (47.62%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
4 10 (47.62%) LINQ
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (47.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (47.62%) LINQ to SQL
4 10 (47.62%) REST
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (9.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) UML
2 11 (52.38%) MVC
3 10 (47.62%) OOD
3 10 (47.62%) OO
3 10 (47.62%) Refactoring
3 10 (47.62%) Software Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
3 10 (47.62%) Pair Programming
3 10 (47.62%) Time Management
3 10 (47.62%) OWASP
3 10 (47.62%) BDD
3 10 (47.62%) Test Strategy
4 9 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 9 (42.86%) Business Development
4 9 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (42.86%) Content Management
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCP
1 2 (9.52%) MCSD
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £40,500 to £44,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago