Period
to 24 July 2019

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 24 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 366 546 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.08% 17.67% 22.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.47% 34.49% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 328 488 565
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,900
90th Percentile £56,250 £63,250 £52,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 1,032 1,583 1,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 50.99% 51.23% 55.47%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1,273 1,225
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 24 July 2019.

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 24 July 2019. 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 86 £45,125 +0.28% 30
Crewe 0 73 £40,000 +3.90% 16
Chester +2 46 £42,500 - 27
Wilmslow +6 38 £45,000 - 13
Knutsford +5 34 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Macclesfield -3 26 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Nantwich -2 17 £45,000 +63.64% 3
Northwich -5 13 £42,500 - 1
Runcorn +3 6 £35,000 -11.39% 5
Frodsham +1 1 £32,500 +27.45% 2
Ellesmere Port 0 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Lymm - 1 £40,000 -
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, 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#.

1 255 (69.67%) .NET
2 166 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (44.26%) JavaScript
4 157 (42.90%) SQL Server
5 148 (40.44%) MVC
6 118 (32.24%) HTML
7 114 (31.15%) ASP.NET
8 104 (28.42%) AngularJS
9 100 (27.32%) SQL
10 90 (24.59%) CSS
11 88 (24.04%) Microsoft Azure
12 77 (21.04%) Web Services
13 74 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 64 (17.49%) Microsoft
15 63 (17.21%) Java
15 63 (17.21%) .NET Core
16 62 (16.94%) DevOps
17 56 (15.30%) Git (software)
18 55 (15.03%) ASP.NET Web API
18 55 (15.03%) Scrum
19 53 (14.48%) REST
20 51 (13.93%) JSON
21 49 (13.39%) Finance
21 49 (13.39%) Visual Studio
21 49 (13.39%) jQuery
22 48 (13.11%) WCF
23 47 (12.84%) SOAP
24 45 (12.30%) .NET Framework
25 41 (11.20%) TDD
26 39 (10.66%) Team Foundation Server

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 24 (6.56%) Umbraco
2 18 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (3.28%) CMS
4 7 (1.91%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.37%) OpenEdge
6 4 (1.09%) IIS
7 3 (0.82%) Confluence
7 3 (0.82%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 88 (24.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (6.56%) SaaS
4 17 (4.64%) Power Platform
5 8 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.37%) Serverless
7 4 (1.09%) IaaS
8 3 (0.82%) GitHub
9 2 (0.55%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.55%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.55%) PaaS
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.27%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.82%) FTP
2 2 (0.55%) Bluetooth
2 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) Intranet
3 1 (0.27%) SMTP
3 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (42.90%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (4.92%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.64%) Power BI
6 14 (3.83%) QlikView
7 12 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (3.01%) MySQL
9 9 (2.46%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.82%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.55%) Cosmos DB
14 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (15.30%) Git (software)
2 49 (13.39%) Visual Studio
3 39 (10.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (6.56%) gulp
5 19 (5.19%) webpack
6 18 (4.92%) Grunt
7 15 (4.10%) Selenium
7 15 (4.10%) TeamCity
8 10 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (2.46%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.64%) Gradle
10 6 (1.64%) JIRA
10 6 (1.64%) Protractor
10 6 (1.64%) Subversion
11 5 (1.37%) JMeter
11 5 (1.37%) LoadRunner
11 5 (1.37%) NUnit
11 5 (1.37%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.09%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.09%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 49 (13.39%) Finance
2 12 (3.28%) Banking
3 11 (3.01%) Marketing
4 9 (2.46%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.64%) Legal
5 6 (1.64%) Retail
6 3 (0.82%) Games
6 3 (0.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.55%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 297 (81.15%) Developer
2 145 (39.62%) C# Developer
3 109 (29.78%) .NET Developer
4 66 (18.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (13.93%) Programmer
6 50 (13.66%) Senior Developer
6 50 (13.66%) Software Developer
7 48 (13.11%) C# Programmer
8 34 (9.29%) Full Stack Developer
9 25 (6.83%) .NET Programmer
10 22 (6.01%) C# Software Developer
11 20 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
11 20 (5.46%) Software Engineer
12 18 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (4.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (4.92%) Senior C# Developer
13 17 (4.64%) Senior .NET Developer
14 16 (4.37%) SQL Developer
15 13 (3.55%) .NET Software Developer
15 13 (3.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (69.67%) .NET
2 118 (32.24%) HTML
3 114 (31.15%) ASP.NET
4 104 (28.42%) AngularJS
5 90 (24.59%) CSS
6 77 (21.04%) Web Services
7 74 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 63 (17.21%) .NET Core
9 55 (15.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 53 (14.48%) REST
11 51 (13.93%) JSON
12 49 (13.39%) jQuery
13 48 (13.11%) WCF
14 47 (12.84%) SOAP
15 45 (12.30%) .NET Framework
16 37 (10.11%) LINQ
17 36 (9.84%) Ajax
18 35 (9.56%) React
19 34 (9.29%) Entity Framework
20 31 (8.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.38%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (8.74%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.92%) User Experience
5 15 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.83%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.64%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.37%) NHS
9 4 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.09%) Replication
10 3 (0.82%) Clustering
10 3 (0.82%) Life Science
10 3 (0.82%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.55%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.55%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.55%) IVR
11 2 (0.55%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.92%) Android
2 22 (6.01%) Apple iOS
3 20 (5.46%) Windows
4 13 (3.55%) Linux
5 6 (1.64%) Unix
6 4 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (40.44%) MVC
3 62 (16.94%) DevOps
4 55 (15.03%) Scrum
5 41 (11.20%) TDD
6 37 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (9.56%) Microservices
9 31 (8.47%) Collaborative Working
9 31 (8.47%) Software Engineering
9 31 (8.47%) Technology Roadmap
10 27 (7.38%) Deployment Automation
11 26 (7.10%) OO
12 25 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (6.01%) Unit Testing
14 21 (5.74%) Computer Science
15 20 (5.46%) BDD
15 20 (5.46%) CRM
15 20 (5.46%) OOP
15 20 (5.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 162 (44.26%) JavaScript
2 100 (27.32%) SQL
3 63 (17.21%) Java
4 31 (8.47%) C++
5 23 (6.28%) T-SQL
6 21 (5.74%) VB.NET
7 20 (5.46%) PHP
8 16 (4.37%) Python
9 15 (4.10%) PowerShell
10 14 (3.83%) C
11 12 (3.28%) TypeScript
12 7 (1.91%) Java 8
12 7 (1.91%) Ruby
12 7 (1.91%) Scala
12 7 (1.91%) X++
13 4 (1.09%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.09%) ES6
13 4 (1.09%) Kotlin
13 4 (1.09%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.09%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 37 (10.11%) Degree
2 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (2.19%) TOGAF Certification
3 5 (1.37%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.37%) MCSD
4 4 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.09%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.82%) ISEB
5 3 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.55%) HND
6 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.55%) PhD
6 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.28%) QA
2 9 (2.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (4.37%) Docker
2 2 (0.55%) Firmware
2 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) Ansible
1 2 (0.55%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (17.49%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.55%) Sage
3 9 (2.46%) Xamarin
4 7 (1.91%) Google
4 7 (1.91%) Oracle
5 4 (1.09%) webMethods
6 3 (0.82%) Software AG
7 2 (0.55%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.55%) IBM
7 2 (0.55%) SendGrid
8 1 (0.27%) Facebook
8 1 (0.27%) Instagram
8 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.27%) Twitter
8 1 (0.27%) VMware