Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +6
Permanent jobs citing C# 482 536 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.03% 18.95% 24.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.05% 36.69% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 436 505 496
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

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 1,337 1,461 1,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 50.02% 51.64% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 1,218 1,078
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,925 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £53,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +1 167 £45,000 +5.88% 29
Chester 0 67 £42,750 +6.88% 18
Wilmslow -5 58 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Knutsford +28 45 £50,000 +42.86% 14
Crewe -2 41 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Nantwich -2 35 £27,500 -21.43% 8
Macclesfield +3 19 £40,000 -3.03% 7
Northwich -5 7 £42,500 +41.67%
Runcorn -4 6 £41,000 +26.15% 7
Ellesmere Port -2 4 £36,500 -18.89% 1
Sandbach +8 3 £37,500 -
Frodsham - 3 £26,000 -
Alderley Edge +6 2 £36,250 -9.38% 4
Winsford -2 1 £36,500 -8.75%
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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#.

1 443 (91.91%) .NET
2 304 (63.07%) SQL Server
3 278 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
4 256 (53.11%) ASP.NET
5 238 (49.38%) MVC
6 190 (39.42%) Microsoft
7 186 (38.59%) AngularJS
8 184 (38.17%) JavaScript
9 176 (36.51%) SQL
10 164 (34.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 160 (33.20%) HTML
12 154 (31.95%) Scrum
13 137 (28.42%) CSS
14 131 (27.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 130 (26.97%) TDD
16 98 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
17 87 (18.05%) OO
18 86 (17.84%) .NET Framework
18 86 (17.84%) Problem-Solving
19 80 (16.60%) Microsoft Azure
20 76 (15.77%) WCF
21 70 (14.52%) Web Application Development
22 67 (13.90%) .NET Core
23 66 (13.69%) Git (software)
23 66 (13.69%) Visual Studio
24 64 (13.28%) jQuery
25 62 (12.86%) Software Engineering
26 61 (12.66%) Finance
26 61 (12.66%) Unit Testing
27 60 (12.45%) Enterprise Software

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 9 (1.87%) Umbraco
2 6 (1.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.04%) CMS
3 5 (1.04%) IIS
3 5 (1.04%) NServiceBus
3 5 (1.04%) Sitefinity
4 2 (0.41%) Apache
4 2 (0.41%) Confluence
4 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 80 (16.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.94%) SaaS
3 11 (2.28%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.83%) Office 365
5 4 (0.83%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.62%) NuGet
7 2 (0.41%) GitHub
7 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.21%) Google Play
8 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.98%) Hyperconnected
1 24 (4.98%) Internet
2 7 (1.45%) X.509
3 2 (0.41%) FTP
3 2 (0.41%) HTTP
3 2 (0.41%) Intranet
3 2 (0.41%) SSH
4 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (63.07%) SQL Server
2 55 (11.41%) SQL Server 2016
3 35 (7.26%) MongoDB
4 33 (6.85%) NoSQL
5 28 (5.81%) RavenDB
6 22 (4.56%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.66%) MySQL
10 8 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.04%) Power BI
11 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.83%) Big Data
12 4 (0.83%) SQLite
13 3 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.62%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 66 (13.69%) Git (software)
1 66 (13.69%) Visual Studio
2 54 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (4.98%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.94%) JIRA
5 18 (3.73%) Selenium
6 15 (3.11%) NUnit
7 9 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.66%) WebDriver
9 6 (1.24%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.04%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.04%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.83%) JIRA Agile
11 4 (0.83%) SonarQube
11 4 (0.83%) Subversion
11 4 (0.83%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.62%) FxCop
12 3 (0.62%) Moq
12 3 (0.62%) MSTest
12 3 (0.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (12.66%) Finance
2 52 (10.79%) Advertising
3 21 (4.36%) Games
4 19 (3.94%) Retail
5 8 (1.66%) Legal
6 6 (1.24%) Banking
6 6 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.24%) Marketing
6 6 (1.24%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.83%) Music Industry
8 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 396 (82.16%) Developer
2 262 (54.36%) .NET Developer
3 150 (31.12%) C# Developer
4 115 (23.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 80 (16.60%) Software Developer
6 64 (13.28%) Senior Developer
7 51 (10.58%) C# Software Developer
8 46 (9.54%) .NET Software Developer
8 46 (9.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (7.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 37 (7.68%) Senior Software Developer
11 35 (7.26%) Software Engineer
12 34 (7.05%) Senior .NET Developer
13 31 (6.43%) Senior C# Developer
13 31 (6.43%) SQL Developer
14 27 (5.60%) .NET Software Engineer
14 27 (5.60%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 25 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 24 (4.98%) Internet Developer
17 23 (4.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (91.91%) .NET
2 256 (53.11%) ASP.NET
3 186 (38.59%) AngularJS
4 164 (34.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 160 (33.20%) HTML
6 137 (28.42%) CSS
7 131 (27.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 86 (17.84%) .NET Framework
9 76 (15.77%) WCF
10 67 (13.90%) .NET Core
11 64 (13.28%) jQuery
12 58 (12.03%) RESTful
12 58 (12.03%) Web Services
13 56 (11.62%) HTML5
14 49 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 44 (9.13%) WinForms
16 41 (8.51%) WPF
17 39 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 39 (8.09%) CSS3
17 39 (8.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.45%) Enterprise Software
2 55 (11.41%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (4.98%) N-Tier
4 22 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.49%) PMI
7 10 (2.07%) Fintech
8 9 (1.87%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.87%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.66%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.45%) PKI
11 6 (1.24%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.24%) User Experience
12 5 (1.04%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.83%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Cloud
14 3 (0.62%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.41%) CCTV
15 2 (0.41%) EPoS
15 2 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.68%) Windows
2 14 (2.90%) Android
3 11 (2.28%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.07%) Linux
5 2 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.41%) Unix
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (49.38%) MVC
3 154 (31.95%) Scrum
4 130 (26.97%) TDD
5 98 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (18.05%) OO
7 86 (17.84%) Problem-Solving
8 70 (14.52%) Web Application Development
9 62 (12.86%) Software Engineering
10 61 (12.66%) Unit Testing
11 43 (8.92%) Kanban
11 43 (8.92%) SDLC
12 39 (8.09%) OOP
12 39 (8.09%) SOLID
13 38 (7.88%) Web Development
14 36 (7.47%) Test Automation
15 34 (7.05%) Dependency Injection
16 33 (6.85%) Decision-Making
17 32 (6.64%) DevOps
18 30 (6.22%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 184 (38.17%) JavaScript
2 176 (36.51%) SQL
3 52 (10.79%) Java
4 49 (10.17%) T-SQL
5 44 (9.13%) VB.NET
6 24 (4.98%) VB
7 20 (4.15%) PHP
8 18 (3.73%) C++
9 14 (2.90%) TypeScript
10 10 (2.07%) Ruby
10 10 (2.07%) VB6
11 9 (1.87%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.45%) Python
13 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.83%) Scala
14 4 (0.83%) VBScript
15 3 (0.62%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.41%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.41%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 33 (6.85%) Degree
2 19 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.49%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.24%) ISEB
5 5 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.62%) MCSE
8 2 (0.41%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) MCSA
9 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.15%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) GDPR
3 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.45%) Docker
2 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (3.53%) Ansible
2 6 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (1.24%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.41%) SCCM
3 2 (0.41%) WSUS
4 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.21%) Kibana
4 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 190 (39.42%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.19%) Facebook
3 17 (3.53%) Xamarin
4 15 (3.11%) Google
5 11 (2.28%) Twitter
6 7 (1.45%) Oracle
7 3 (0.62%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.41%) Citrix
8 2 (0.41%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.41%) Talend
9 1 (0.21%) Apple
9 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco
9 1 (0.21%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.21%) HP
9 1 (0.21%) Unisys