The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 30 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 34.88% 54.76% 41.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.18% 76.67% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 44
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £31,000 £19,325
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £41,600 £47,500
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 Wigan region.

Programming Languages Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
61 30 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 70.93% 71.43% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 74
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

C#
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

C# Salary Trend in Wigan

C#
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Wigan

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (91.49%) ASP.NET
3 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
4 29 (61.70%) HTML
5 22 (46.81%) MVC
5 22 (46.81%) CSS
6 18 (38.30%) HTML5
7 14 (29.79%) Silverlight
7 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
8 13 (27.66%) WCF
8 13 (27.66%) WPF
9 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
9 12 (25.53%) SQL
10 10 (21.28%) Web Services
10 10 (21.28%) jQuery
10 10 (21.28%) Web Application Development
11 9 (19.15%) TDD
11 9 (19.15%) Ajax
12 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (17.02%) OO
12 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
14 5 (10.64%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (10.64%) Node.js
14 5 (10.64%) Ninject
14 5 (10.64%) REST
14 5 (10.64%) Domain-Driven Design

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 5 (10.64%) Node.js
2 3 (6.38%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (65.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) PowerBuilder
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (95.74%) Developer
2 27 (57.45%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Graduate
6 5 (10.64%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Trainee Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Trainee
6 5 (10.64%) Junior Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Junior
7 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Web Designer
9 1 (2.13%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (91.49%) ASP.NET
3 29 (61.70%) HTML
4 22 (46.81%) CSS
5 18 (38.30%) HTML5
6 14 (29.79%) Silverlight
7 13 (27.66%) WCF
7 13 (27.66%) WPF
8 10 (21.28%) Web Services
8 10 (21.28%) jQuery
9 9 (19.15%) Ajax
10 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (10.64%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (10.64%) Ninject
11 5 (10.64%) REST
11 5 (10.64%) SOAP
12 4 (8.51%) WinForms
13 3 (6.38%) XML
13 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (10.64%) Streaming Music
2 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
3 1 (2.13%) New Media
3 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) MVC
2 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
3 10 (21.28%) Web Application Development
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
5 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) OO
6 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (10.64%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (10.64%) OOD
8 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.13%) SOA
9 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.13%) SEO
9 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.13%) MVVM
9 1 (2.13%) BDD
9 1 (2.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle
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