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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 8 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing C# 18 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 27.27% 15.28% 4.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.29% 25.58% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 2
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £34,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £40,250 £48,400
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 Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 77.27% 59.72% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 7
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
3 13 (68.42%) QA
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
4 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
4 12 (63.16%) HND
4 12 (63.16%) Degree
4 12 (63.16%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Java
4 12 (63.16%) Test Scripting
4 12 (63.16%) Telerik
4 12 (63.16%) Regression Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Workflow
4 12 (63.16%) Automated Testing
4 12 (63.16%) XML
4 12 (63.16%) WatiN
4 12 (63.16%) JIRA
4 12 (63.16%) Selenium
5 6 (31.58%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (21.05%) HTML5
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (5.26%) Umbraco
1 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) JIRA
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
1 12 (63.16%) WatiN
2 2 (10.53%) Moq
2 2 (10.53%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) CruiseControl
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Tester
2 8 (42.11%) Selenium Tester
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) QA Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Automated Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) XML
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (10.53%) Fluent NHibernate
6 2 (10.53%) NHibernate
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) WCF
7 1 (5.26%) LINQ
7 1 (5.26%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Neural Network
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Regression Testing
1 12 (63.16%) Workflow
1 12 (63.16%) Test Scripting
1 12 (63.16%) Automated Testing
1 12 (63.16%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) HND
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Telerik
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
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