Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 608 588 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 19.47% 23.84% 18.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.85% 42.39% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 538 569 421
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,696 1,387 1,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 54.32% 56.24% 49.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,346 1,166 996
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Cheshire

C#
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for C# in Cheshire

C#
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Cheshire

C#
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 139 £45,000 +12.50% 22
Crewe -1 80 £36,750 -18.33% 12
Macclesfield 0 75 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Chester +3 71 £45,000 +20.00% 21
Knutsford +7 58 £50,500 +45.32% 3
Wilmslow -4 56 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Nantwich +2 28 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Runcorn -4 13 £38,000 +16.92% 6
Alderley Edge -1 10 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Congleton 0 9 £35,000 +3.70%
Northwich -5 7 £42,500 +25.93% 1
Sandbach +3 6 £37,500 -
Winsford +2 2 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Ellesmere Port +2 2 £43,750 -2.78% 1
Frodsham - 2 £25,500 - 1
Middlewich - 1 £37,500 -
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 545 (89.64%) .NET
2 373 (61.35%) SQL Server
3 371 (61.02%) MVC
4 367 (60.36%) ASP.NET
5 333 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
6 235 (38.65%) JavaScript
7 230 (37.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 226 (37.17%) SQL
9 198 (32.57%) HTML
10 186 (30.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 182 (29.93%) AngularJS
12 178 (29.28%) CSS
13 154 (25.33%) TDD
14 150 (24.67%) Microsoft
15 146 (24.01%) Git (software)
16 137 (22.53%) .NET Framework
17 124 (20.39%) Scrum
17 124 (20.39%) RESTful
18 113 (18.59%) WCF
19 108 (17.76%) Software Engineering
20 107 (17.60%) Finance
21 102 (16.78%) jQuery
22 99 (16.28%) Web Application Development
23 94 (15.46%) Java
24 93 (15.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 92 (15.13%) Web Services
26 89 (14.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 81 (13.32%) OO
28 78 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
29 75 (12.34%) BDD

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (3.29%) NServiceBus
2 17 (2.80%) Umbraco
3 15 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.30%) Sitefinity
5 13 (2.14%) CMS
6 10 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.15%) Confluence
7 7 (1.15%) IIS
8 6 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.33%) Apache
10 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (0.99%) Chatbot
1 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.81%) SaaS
4 8 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (1.15%) Office 365
6 6 (0.99%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.82%) NuGet
8 3 (0.49%) GitHub
9 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.33%) npm
10 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.29%) Internet
2 11 (1.81%) Hyperconnected
3 9 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.99%) X.509
5 5 (0.82%) HTTP
6 2 (0.33%) DHCP
6 2 (0.33%) DNS
6 2 (0.33%) FTP
6 2 (0.33%) LAN
6 2 (0.33%) SSH
6 2 (0.33%) VLAN
6 2 (0.33%) VPN
6 2 (0.33%) WAN
7 1 (0.16%) Skype
7 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (61.35%) SQL Server
2 72 (11.84%) SQL Server 2016
3 63 (10.36%) NoSQL
4 45 (7.40%) MongoDB
5 35 (5.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 26 (4.28%) MySQL
7 23 (3.78%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (2.96%) RavenDB
9 18 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.99%) Power BI
14 5 (0.82%) Big Data
15 4 (0.66%) MariaDB
15 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.49%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 146 (24.01%) Git (software)
2 52 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (8.39%) Jenkins
3 51 (8.39%) JIRA
4 50 (8.22%) Visual Studio
5 41 (6.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 26 (4.28%) MSBuild
7 24 (3.95%) Selenium
8 23 (3.78%) TeamCity
9 19 (3.13%) NUnit
10 12 (1.97%) Bitbucket
10 12 (1.97%) JUnit
11 10 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (1.48%) WebDriver
13 8 (1.32%) FxCop
13 8 (1.32%) SonarQube
14 7 (1.15%) SoapUI
14 7 (1.15%) SpecFlow
14 7 (1.15%) StyleCop
15 6 (0.99%) Moq
General
1 107 (17.60%) Finance
2 38 (6.25%) Advertising
3 34 (5.59%) Retail
4 30 (4.93%) Games
5 26 (4.28%) Retail Banking
6 25 (4.11%) Banking
7 22 (3.62%) Marketing
8 16 (2.63%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.32%) Law
10 7 (1.15%) Legal
11 5 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.66%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.33%) Automotive
14 2 (0.33%) Electronics
15 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 464 (76.32%) Developer
2 313 (51.48%) .NET Developer
3 175 (28.78%) C# Developer
4 125 (20.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 95 (15.63%) Software Developer
6 60 (9.87%) Software Engineer
7 56 (9.21%) Senior Developer
8 54 (8.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 50 (8.22%) .NET Software Developer
9 50 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 49 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
11 41 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
12 37 (6.09%) .NET Software Engineer
13 33 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 33 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
14 32 (5.26%) Junior
15 30 (4.93%) Senior C# Developer
15 30 (4.93%) SQL Developer
16 28 (4.61%) Junior Developer
17 27 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 545 (89.64%) .NET
2 367 (60.36%) ASP.NET
3 230 (37.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 198 (32.57%) HTML
5 186 (30.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 182 (29.93%) AngularJS
7 178 (29.28%) CSS
8 137 (22.53%) .NET Framework
9 124 (20.39%) RESTful
10 113 (18.59%) WCF
11 102 (16.78%) jQuery
12 93 (15.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 92 (15.13%) Web Services
14 89 (14.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 69 (11.35%) Node.js
16 59 (9.70%) Entity Framework
17 54 (8.88%) HTML5
18 51 (8.39%) KnockoutJS
19 50 (8.22%) .NET Core
20 48 (7.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.20%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (4.77%) Management Information System
5 28 (4.61%) Client/Server
6 24 (3.95%) Fintech
7 17 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.80%) N-Tier
7 17 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (2.63%) User Experience
9 12 (1.97%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.32%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.99%) PKI
12 5 (0.82%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.82%) PMI
13 4 (0.66%) Enterprise Cloud
14 3 (0.49%) Marketing Technology
14 3 (0.49%) W3C
15 2 (0.33%) Clustering
15 2 (0.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.06%) Windows
2 15 (2.47%) Unix
3 12 (1.97%) Linux
4 10 (1.64%) Android
5 6 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (61.02%) MVC
2 333 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (25.33%) TDD
4 124 (20.39%) Scrum
5 108 (17.76%) Software Engineering
6 99 (16.28%) Web Application Development
7 81 (13.32%) OO
8 78 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (12.34%) BDD
10 73 (12.01%) Unit Testing
11 63 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
12 53 (8.72%) Test Automation
13 49 (8.06%) SOLID
14 44 (7.24%) SDLC
15 43 (7.07%) Dependency Injection
15 43 (7.07%) OOP
16 42 (6.91%) Web Development
17 41 (6.74%) DevOps
18 36 (5.92%) Kanban
19 32 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 235 (38.65%) JavaScript
2 226 (37.17%) SQL
3 94 (15.46%) Java
4 72 (11.84%) T-SQL
5 55 (9.05%) Ruby
6 52 (8.55%) VB.NET
7 38 (6.25%) PHP
8 29 (4.77%) VB
9 21 (3.45%) C++
9 21 (3.45%) Python
10 20 (3.29%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.47%) TypeScript
11 15 (2.47%) VB6
12 13 (2.14%) PHP 5
13 10 (1.64%) F#
14 8 (1.32%) C
15 6 (0.99%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.99%) Embedded C
15 6 (0.99%) Scala
16 5 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (8.22%) Degree
2 21 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.82%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.66%) ISEB
4 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (0.49%) MCSE
6 2 (0.33%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.33%) MCPD
6 2 (0.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.13%) QA
2 5 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (2.47%) Docker
2 5 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (1.97%) WSUS
2 10 (1.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 10 (1.64%) Kibana
3 9 (1.48%) Ansible
4 6 (0.99%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (0.99%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.33%) Puppet
5 2 (0.33%) SCCM
6 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 150 (24.67%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 18 (2.96%) Facebook
4 17 (2.80%) Oracle
5 15 (2.47%) Twitter
6 14 (2.30%) Google
7 11 (1.81%) Capita
7 11 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.66%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.33%) Citrix
9 2 (0.33%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.33%) HP
9 2 (0.33%) Talend
9 2 (0.33%) Teradata
9 2 (0.33%) VMware
10 1 (0.16%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.16%) Apple
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco
10 1 (0.16%) IBM
10 1 (0.16%) Tableau