Period
to 18 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 597 552 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.39% 24.41% 17.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.88% 43.16% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 544 550 475
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £28,575 £22,750 £23,850
90th Percentile £59,250 £50,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 1,762 1,279 1,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 54.27% 56.57% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,413 1,128 1,344
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 January 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 January 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 +2 164 £42,500 +6.25% 23
Chester -1 112 £45,000 +38.46% 22
Crewe +2 63 £35,000 -9.09% 22
Macclesfield -2 49 £42,500 +30.77% 13
Knutsford -16 38 £63,750 +6.25% 7
Wilmslow -5 28 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Nantwich +7 18 £35,000 - 4
Alderley Edge -2 13 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Runcorn -2 13 £37,750 +37.27% 4
Congleton - 10 £35,000 - 3
Sandbach - 8 £37,500 -
Northwich -2 7 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Daresbury -4 4 £36,250 -8.23%
Ellesmere Port -2 2 £38,000 +16.92% 1
C#
North West

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

1 526 (88.11%) .NET
2 347 (58.12%) ASP.NET
3 335 (56.11%) MVC
4 332 (55.61%) SQL Server
5 316 (52.93%) Agile Software Development
6 234 (39.20%) SQL
7 200 (33.50%) JavaScript
8 198 (33.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 166 (27.81%) HTML
10 164 (27.47%) TDD
11 156 (26.13%) CSS
12 149 (24.96%) ASP.NET Web API
13 143 (23.95%) AngularJS
14 140 (23.45%) Microsoft
15 135 (22.61%) .NET Framework
16 126 (21.11%) RESTful
17 116 (19.43%) Node.js
18 110 (18.43%) Git (software)
19 109 (18.26%) BDD
19 109 (18.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 107 (17.92%) Web Application Development
21 105 (17.59%) OO
22 98 (16.42%) WCF
23 91 (15.24%) Web Services
24 90 (15.08%) Ruby
25 85 (14.24%) Finance
26 84 (14.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 83 (13.90%) jQuery
28 78 (13.07%) T-SQL
28 78 (13.07%) SQL Server 2014

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 32 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (3.85%) Umbraco
3 21 (3.52%) CMS
4 9 (1.51%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.17%) IIS
5 7 (1.17%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.50%) Confluence
7 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.34%) Facebook Platform
7 2 (0.34%) WordPress
8 1 (0.17%) Apache
8 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (1.01%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.84%) Magento
3 4 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 76 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.51%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (0.84%) SaaS
5 4 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.50%) Serverless
7 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.34%) GitHub
7 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.17%) Office 365
8 1 (0.17%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.84%) Internet
2 9 (1.51%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.84%) DNS
3 5 (0.84%) HTTP
4 2 (0.34%) DHCP
4 2 (0.34%) LAN
4 2 (0.34%) VLAN
4 2 (0.34%) VPN
4 2 (0.34%) WAN
4 2 (0.34%) Wireless
5 1 (0.17%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) Skype
5 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.17%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (55.61%) SQL Server
2 78 (13.07%) SQL Server 2014
3 71 (11.89%) NoSQL
4 54 (9.05%) MongoDB
5 34 (5.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 32 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (5.03%) MySQL
8 27 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.84%) MariaDB
10 11 (1.84%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.01%) Big Data
12 6 (1.01%) DTS
12 6 (1.01%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.67%) RavenDB
14 4 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 110 (18.43%) Git (software)
2 42 (7.04%) TeamCity
3 28 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 24 (4.02%) JIRA
4 24 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (3.02%) Jenkins
5 18 (3.02%) JUnit
6 16 (2.68%) Selenium
7 11 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.34%) Subversion
9 7 (1.17%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.17%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.01%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.84%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.84%) Grunt
11 5 (0.84%) gulp
11 5 (0.84%) JMeter
11 5 (0.84%) NUnit
12 4 (0.67%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.67%) Protractor
General
1 85 (14.24%) Finance
2 33 (5.53%) Advertising
3 27 (4.52%) Games
4 22 (3.69%) Banking
5 20 (3.35%) Retail
6 18 (3.02%) Marketing
7 10 (1.68%) Back Office
8 9 (1.51%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.51%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.17%) Law
9 7 (1.17%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.01%) Legal
10 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.50%) Electronics
11 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.34%) International Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 473 (79.23%) Developer
2 338 (56.62%) .NET Developer
3 148 (24.79%) C# Developer
4 115 (19.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 112 (18.76%) Software Developer
6 92 (15.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 55 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 50 (8.38%) C# Software Developer
9 47 (7.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 38 (6.37%) Senior Developer
11 32 (5.36%) Messaging Developer
11 32 (5.36%) Web Developer
12 26 (4.36%) Software Engineer
13 25 (4.19%) Junior
14 24 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 22 (3.69%) Junior Developer
16 20 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
16 20 (3.35%) SQL Developer
17 17 (2.85%) C# VB.NET Developer
17 17 (2.85%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 526 (88.11%) .NET
2 347 (58.12%) ASP.NET
3 198 (33.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 166 (27.81%) HTML
5 156 (26.13%) CSS
6 149 (24.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 143 (23.95%) AngularJS
8 135 (22.61%) .NET Framework
9 126 (21.11%) RESTful
10 116 (19.43%) Node.js
11 109 (18.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 98 (16.42%) WCF
13 91 (15.24%) Web Services
14 84 (14.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 83 (13.90%) jQuery
16 75 (12.56%) Entity Framework
17 55 (9.21%) KnockoutJS
18 46 (7.71%) WPF
19 42 (7.04%) HTML5
20 41 (6.87%) React
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.72%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.52%) Fintech
3 16 (2.68%) User Experience
4 14 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.01%) N-Tier
6 11 (1.84%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.17%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.17%) W3C
8 4 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.50%) PKI
10 2 (0.34%) CCTV
10 2 (0.34%) Clustering
10 2 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.34%) EPoS
10 2 (0.34%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.34%) iPhone
10 2 (0.34%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 51 (8.54%) Windows
2 20 (3.35%) Unix
3 15 (2.51%) Android
4 13 (2.18%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.68%) Linux
6 2 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.17%) VMS
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (56.11%) MVC
2 316 (52.93%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (27.47%) TDD
4 109 (18.26%) BDD
5 107 (17.92%) Web Application Development
6 105 (17.59%) OO
7 65 (10.89%) Web Development
8 60 (10.05%) Scrum
9 58 (9.72%) Software Engineering
10 40 (6.70%) Multithreading
10 40 (6.70%) SDLC
11 39 (6.53%) Kanban
12 37 (6.20%) Unit Testing
13 36 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (5.70%) Dependency Injection
15 30 (5.03%) Microservices
16 29 (4.86%) Mentoring
17 27 (4.52%) Test Automation
18 26 (4.36%) DevOps
19 24 (4.02%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 234 (39.20%) SQL
2 200 (33.50%) JavaScript
3 90 (15.08%) Ruby
4 78 (13.07%) T-SQL
5 77 (12.90%) Java
6 68 (11.39%) VB.NET
7 34 (5.70%) VB
8 32 (5.36%) F#
9 27 (4.52%) Python
10 26 (4.36%) PHP
11 24 (4.02%) PowerShell
12 23 (3.85%) C++
13 17 (2.85%) C
14 16 (2.68%) VB6
15 14 (2.35%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.84%) VBScript
17 8 (1.34%) Embedded C
18 7 (1.17%) XPath
19 6 (1.01%) PHP 5
20 5 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (6.03%) Degree
2 11 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.01%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.50%) MCPD
4 3 (0.50%) MCSD
4 3 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.68%) QA
2 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (5.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 32 (5.36%) Kibana
1 32 (5.36%) WSUS
2 5 (0.84%) SCCM
2 5 (0.84%) SCOrch
3 4 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.50%) Puppet
4 3 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 140 (23.45%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.52%) Google
3 20 (3.35%) Oracle
4 16 (2.68%) Twitter
5 14 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.35%) Xamarin
6 12 (2.01%) Facebook
7 9 (1.51%) Teradata
8 6 (1.01%) Capita
9 5 (0.84%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.84%) HP
10 4 (0.67%) Adobe
11 3 (0.50%) Castleton
11 3 (0.50%) Sybase
12 2 (0.34%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.34%) VMware
13 1 (0.17%) Cerner
13 1 (0.17%) IBM
13 1 (0.17%) Northgate
13 1 (0.17%) Zend