The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stafford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 3 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing C# 20 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 40.82% 26.19% 10.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.82% 47.83% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 5
Average salary £36,000 £16,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -41.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 69.39% 54.76% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 32
Average salary £35,000 £16,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.75% -57.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £16,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £34,050
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C#
Staffordshire

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

C#
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

C# Salary Trend in Stafford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (95.12%) ASP.NET
3 30 (73.17%) MVC
4 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
5 26 (63.41%) SQL
5 26 (63.41%) jQuery
6 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
7 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (41.46%) OO
9 15 (36.59%) Visual Studio
10 14 (34.15%) TDD
10 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
10 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (31.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (26.83%) Degree
14 10 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (24.39%) OOP
14 10 (24.39%) Windows
14 10 (24.39%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (21.95%) Web Services
15 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
16 8 (19.51%) XSL
16 8 (19.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (19.51%) Subversion
16 8 (19.51%) WCF
16 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (19.51%) SQL CLR

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (24.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (19.51%) SQL CLR
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Visual Studio
2 8 (19.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (19.51%) Subversion
3 7 (17.07%) ReSharper
3 7 (17.07%) Selenium
3 7 (17.07%) NUnit
3 7 (17.07%) Moq
4 5 (12.20%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) .NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Web Developer
4 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (24.39%) C# Developer
6 9 (21.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (19.51%) Software Developer
8 7 (17.07%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (14.63%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (12.20%) .NET Programmer
10 5 (12.20%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 5 (12.20%) Agile .NET Developer
10 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
10 5 (12.20%) Programmer
11 4 (9.76%) Graduate
11 4 (9.76%) IT Graduate
12 3 (7.32%) VB.NET Developer
13 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (95.12%) ASP.NET
3 26 (63.41%) jQuery
4 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
5 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 13 (31.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (21.95%) Web Services
9 8 (19.51%) XSL
9 8 (19.51%) WCF
10 7 (17.07%) REST
11 5 (12.20%) NHibernate
12 2 (4.88%) HTML
13 1 (2.44%) WinForms
13 1 (2.44%) XML
13 1 (2.44%) LINQ
13 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) EPoS
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) MVC
2 17 (41.46%) OO
2 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (34.15%) TDD
4 10 (24.39%) OOP
5 7 (17.07%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.63%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (14.63%) OOD
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Refactoring
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.88%) Data Security
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.44%) UML
9 1 (2.44%) Scrum
9 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.88%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft