The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 129 138 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.67% 22.26% 15.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 46.15% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 122 128 77
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 299 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.23% 48.23% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 279 273 221
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C#
North East

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

C#
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

C# Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

C#
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

C#
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 100 £32,500 +3.17% 30
Gateshead +5 17 £27,500 -8.33%
Sunderland +5 11 £30,000 +9.09% 3
C#
North East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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#.

1 219 (86.22%) .NET
2 165 (64.96%) ASP.NET
3 140 (55.12%) MVC
4 108 (42.52%) HTML
5 107 (42.13%) SQL Server
6 99 (38.98%) CSS
7 83 (32.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 76 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (28.35%) JavaScript
10 66 (25.98%) .NET Framework
11 56 (22.05%) SQL
12 55 (21.65%) Scrum
13 46 (18.11%) TDD
13 46 (18.11%) Unit Testing
14 43 (16.93%) OO
15 42 (16.54%) Games
16 41 (16.14%) jQuery
16 41 (16.14%) WPF
17 39 (15.35%) Windows
17 39 (15.35%) SQL Server 2012
18 38 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 36 (14.17%) Java
19 36 (14.17%) WCF
20 33 (12.99%) Web Services
21 32 (12.60%) C++
22 31 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
23 30 (11.81%) Ajax
23 30 (11.81%) XML
24 29 (11.42%) HTML5
24 29 (11.42%) CSS3

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (5.12%) Node.js
2 9 (3.54%) IIS
2 9 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.18%) Orchard CMS
3 3 (1.18%) CMS
4 2 (0.79%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.79%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (5.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.51%) Internet
2 10 (3.94%) HTTP
3 3 (1.18%) Firewall
3 3 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.79%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (42.13%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.33%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.15%) MySQL
5 4 (1.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.79%) DB2
7 1 (0.39%) MS Access
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (9.06%) Visual Studio
2 20 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (6.30%) Subversion
4 14 (5.51%) JUnit
4 14 (5.51%) Git (software)
5 12 (4.72%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.94%) NUnit
7 6 (2.36%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.57%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.18%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.18%) Selenium
9 3 (1.18%) RSpec
9 3 (1.18%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.39%) MSTest
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.39%) Moq
General
1 42 (16.54%) Games
2 25 (9.84%) Finance
3 5 (1.97%) Advertising
4 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.39%) Back Office
5 1 (0.39%) Automotive
5 1 (0.39%) Law
5 1 (0.39%) Retail
5 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 221 (87.01%) Developer
2 129 (50.79%) .NET Developer
3 45 (17.72%) C# Developer
4 42 (16.54%) Software Developer
5 33 (12.99%) Senior Developer
5 33 (12.99%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (9.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (9.06%) Agile .NET Developer
8 22 (8.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (4.72%) Web Developer
10 11 (4.33%) Software Engineer
10 11 (4.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (4.33%) Senior Software Developer
11 9 (3.54%) C++ Developer
11 9 (3.54%) Java Developer
12 7 (2.76%) Programmer
12 7 (2.76%) Lead Developer
13 6 (2.36%) Project Manager
13 6 (2.36%) Web Manager
13 6 (2.36%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (86.22%) .NET
2 165 (64.96%) ASP.NET
3 108 (42.52%) HTML
4 99 (38.98%) CSS
5 83 (32.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (25.98%) .NET Framework
7 41 (16.14%) WPF
7 41 (16.14%) jQuery
8 38 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 36 (14.17%) WCF
10 33 (12.99%) Web Services
11 30 (11.81%) XML
11 30 (11.81%) Ajax
12 29 (11.42%) HTML5
12 29 (11.42%) CSS3
12 29 (11.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 24 (9.45%) WinForms
14 23 (9.06%) LINQ
15 22 (8.66%) RESTful
16 21 (8.27%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.69%) Mobile App
2 14 (5.51%) Open Source
3 13 (5.12%) iPhone
4 11 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.54%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.54%) Physics
5 9 (3.54%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.15%) GPGPU
6 8 (3.15%) CUDA
7 7 (2.76%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.76%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.36%) Social Gaming
8 6 (2.36%) Online Gambling
9 4 (1.57%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.57%) Online Games
10 1 (0.39%) Clustering
10 1 (0.39%) Tandem
10 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.35%) Windows
2 26 (10.24%) Linux
3 14 (5.51%) Android
4 3 (1.18%) UNIX
4 3 (1.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (55.12%) MVC
2 76 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (21.65%) Scrum
4 46 (18.11%) TDD
4 46 (18.11%) Unit Testing
5 43 (16.93%) OO
6 31 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (11.02%) Web Application Development
8 25 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (6.69%) Software Engineering
10 16 (6.30%) Image Processing
11 14 (5.51%) Automated Testing
11 14 (5.51%) Project Management
12 13 (5.12%) Web Development
12 13 (5.12%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (3.54%) 3D Visualisation
13 9 (3.54%) Multithreading
13 9 (3.54%) Configuration Management
14 8 (3.15%) Kanban
15 7 (2.76%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.35%) JavaScript
2 56 (22.05%) SQL
3 36 (14.17%) Java
4 32 (12.60%) C++
5 21 (8.27%) Ruby
6 20 (7.87%) T-SQL
6 20 (7.87%) VB.NET
7 14 (5.51%) Python
7 14 (5.51%) Scala
8 8 (3.15%) VB
9 7 (2.76%) PHP
10 4 (1.57%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.57%) C
10 4 (1.57%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.39%) sed
11 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.39%) Delphi
11 1 (0.39%) Perl
11 1 (0.39%) VBA
11 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (9.06%) Degree
2 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.97%) MCP
3 5 (1.97%) MCAD
3 5 (1.97%) MCSD
3 5 (1.97%) MCTS
4 1 (0.39%) MCSE
4 1 (0.39%) ISEB
4 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.39%) OCMJEA
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.18%) Ganglia
1 3 (1.18%) Puppet
1 3 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.18%) collectd
1 3 (1.18%) Nagios
2 1 (0.39%) SCCM
2 1 (0.39%) SCOM
2 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.66%) Google
3 12 (4.72%) Oracle
4 2 (0.79%) Sage
5 1 (0.39%) Metastorm
5 1 (0.39%) SAP
5 1 (0.39%) IBM
5 1 (0.39%) Sun
5 1 (0.39%) Epicor
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: £18,000 per annum plus achievable bonus of £6,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Negotiable based upon experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus good benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience salary may b
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £31,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 to £22,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Retox Digital Limited
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Appointments Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago