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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 10 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing C# 11 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 15.71% 2.33% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 3.92% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 10
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%
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
44 51 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 62.86% 59.30% 62.22%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 39
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 2 September 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) Computer Science
3 16 (72.73%) Finance
4 14 (63.64%) Degree
4 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) Java
4 14 (63.64%) XML
5 13 (59.09%) HND
5 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
5 13 (59.09%) Regression Testing
5 13 (59.09%) Workflow
5 13 (59.09%) JIRA
5 13 (59.09%) Automated Testing
5 13 (59.09%) QA
5 13 (59.09%) Selenium
5 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (59.09%) Telerik
5 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
6 8 (36.36%) WatiN
7 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 5 (22.73%) MVC
8 5 (22.73%) HP
9 4 (18.18%) Scrum
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 4 (18.18%) OO
9 4 (18.18%) HTML

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) QlikView
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) JIRA
1 13 (59.09%) Selenium
2 8 (36.36%) WatiN
3 3 (13.64%) NUnit
3 3 (13.64%) Maven
4 2 (9.09%) CruiseControl
4 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 2 (9.09%) Moq
5 1 (4.55%) Gradle
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Tester
1 8 (36.36%) QA Tester
1 8 (36.36%) Automated Tester
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) QA Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Data Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analytics Manager
4 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) XML
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) HTML5
4 4 (18.18%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.64%) NHibernate
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (9.09%) Fluent NHibernate
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.55%) React
7 1 (4.55%) REST
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) NHS
4 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Regression Testing
1 13 (59.09%) Workflow
1 13 (59.09%) Automated Testing
1 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
1 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
2 5 (22.73%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Line Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Data Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) VB
5 2 (9.09%) F#
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 13 (59.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Telerik
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) HP