The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 8 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 80.00% 50.00% 30.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 88.89% 50.00% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 8
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
Kent

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

Programming Languages Category
Rochester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 90.00% 100.00% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 15
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

C#
Salary Trend in Rochester

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

C# Salary Trend in Rochester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rochester 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (53.33%) MVVM
4 8 (53.33%) WCF
4 8 (53.33%) WPF
4 8 (53.33%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) Scrum
5 7 (46.67%) WinForms
5 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 7 (46.67%) NUnit
5 7 (46.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (46.67%) Moq
5 7 (46.67%) Castle Windsor
5 7 (46.67%) Ninject
5 7 (46.67%) Razor View Engine
5 7 (46.67%) Web Application Development
5 7 (46.67%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (46.67%) MSTest
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) Kanban
5 7 (46.67%) Spring.NET
5 7 (46.67%) Unity DI Container
6 6 (40.00%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Rochester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rochester 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 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) NUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (46.67%) Moq
1 7 (46.67%) MSTest
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) WCF
2 8 (53.33%) WPF
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) WinForms
3 7 (46.67%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (46.67%) Ninject
3 7 (46.67%) Razor View Engine
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Spring.NET
3 7 (46.67%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) XSLT
6 1 (6.67%) LINQ
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (53.33%) MVVM
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) Web Application Development
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) Kanban
4 5 (33.33%) OOP
4 5 (33.33%) ERP
4 5 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft