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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing C# 7 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 17.50% 24.00% 19.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.18% 50.00% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,500 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
17 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 42.50% 48.00% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 22
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 £39,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £38,000 £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 31 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
2 23 (95.83%) Coaching
3 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
4 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 20 (83.33%) CSS
4 20 (83.33%) HTML
4 20 (83.33%) Marketing
5 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
5 17 (70.83%) MS Excel
5 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
6 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (62.50%) UML
7 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
8 14 (58.33%) WCF
9 13 (54.17%) SQL
10 12 (50.00%) OO
10 12 (50.00%) MVC
10 12 (50.00%) Finance
10 12 (50.00%) OOD
10 12 (50.00%) Refactoring
10 12 (50.00%) Time Management
10 12 (50.00%) TDD
10 12 (50.00%) Software Testing
10 12 (50.00%) Billing
10 12 (50.00%) Line Management
10 12 (50.00%) Test Strategy
10 12 (50.00%) MSTest
11 10 (41.67%) BDD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (70.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MSTest
2 10 (41.67%) SpecFlow
2 10 (41.67%) NUnit
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 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Web Development Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Web Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Software 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 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (58.33%) WCF
5 10 (41.67%) LINQ
5 10 (41.67%) SOAP
5 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (41.67%) LINQ to SQL
5 10 (41.67%) REST
6 4 (16.67%) WPF
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) CSS3
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Coaching
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (62.50%) UML
4 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
5 12 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 12 (50.00%) Line Management
5 12 (50.00%) OO
5 12 (50.00%) OOD
5 12 (50.00%) TDD
5 12 (50.00%) MVC
5 12 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 12 (50.00%) Refactoring
5 12 (50.00%) Time Management
6 10 (41.67%) Pair Programming
6 10 (41.67%) OWASP
6 10 (41.67%) BDD
7 8 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (29.17%) Web Development
9 5 (20.83%) Business Development
9 5 (20.83%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) MCP
1 2 (8.33%) MCSD
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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