The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 11 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 11 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 15.28% 22.34% 19.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.58% 35.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £34,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 60 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 59.72% 63.83% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 37
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

C#
Salary Trend in Salford

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

C# Salary Trend in Salford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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
2 16 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 15 (62.50%) Finance
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (50.00%) XML
4 12 (50.00%) Degree
5 11 (45.83%) JIRA
5 11 (45.83%) QA
5 11 (45.83%) Selenium
5 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
5 11 (45.83%) WatiN
5 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
5 11 (45.83%) HND
5 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Telerik
5 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Workflow
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) TDD
7 8 (33.33%) Scrum
8 7 (29.17%) MVC
8 7 (29.17%) NUnit
8 7 (29.17%) HTML
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle
8 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.67%) QlikView
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) JIRA
1 11 (45.83%) Selenium
1 11 (45.83%) WatiN
2 7 (29.17%) NUnit
3 4 (16.67%) Maven
3 4 (16.67%) Moq
3 4 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
5 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) Gradle
6 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Tester
1 11 (45.83%) QA Tester
1 11 (45.83%) Automated Tester
2 9 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analytics Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Data Manager
4 2 (8.33%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) NHibernate
7 4 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.50%) CSS3
8 3 (12.50%) Fluent NHibernate
8 3 (12.50%) WCF
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
9 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.33%) JSON
9 2 (8.33%) Ajax
9 2 (8.33%) jQuery
9 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
9 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
1 11 (45.83%) Workflow
1 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
1 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (25.00%) Change Control
5 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) OO
5 5 (20.83%) Line Management
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (12.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Telerik
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (8.33%) Apigee