Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,409 1,643 1,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.24% 19.87% 18.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.85% 33.08% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,250 1,458 1,225
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £65,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,424 4,967 3,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 60.42% 60.08% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3,770 4,299 3,328
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Manchester

C#
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for C# in Manchester

C#
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Manchester

C#
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Stockport -5 55 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Bury +17 53 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Bolton +3 50 £37,500 - 13
Altrincham +4 47 £45,000 +20.00% 19
Salford +2 41 £47,500 +26.67% 11
Oldham +8 20 £21,500 -38.57% 2
Wigan -11 20 £37,000 -12.94% 3
Rochdale +17 19 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Sale -1 15 £42,500 +39.34% 5
Cheadle -2 9 £35,500 -12.35% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 8 £35,000 - 2
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for C#.

1 1,100 (78.07%) .NET
2 835 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 640 (45.42%) ASP.NET
4 632 (44.85%) MVC
5 627 (44.50%) JavaScript
6 549 (38.96%) SQL Server
7 446 (31.65%) SQL
8 436 (30.94%) HTML
9 427 (30.31%) CSS
10 426 (30.23%) AngularJS
11 376 (26.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 352 (24.98%) TDD
13 315 (22.36%) Scrum
14 301 (21.36%) ASP.NET Web API
15 295 (20.94%) Microsoft
16 272 (19.30%) Finance
17 267 (18.95%) .NET Framework
18 245 (17.39%) Software Engineering
19 234 (16.61%) Microsoft Azure
20 224 (15.90%) RESTful
21 221 (15.68%) Java
22 218 (15.47%) WCF
23 216 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
24 197 (13.98%) Web Development
25 194 (13.77%) Test Automation
26 190 (13.48%) BDD
26 190 (13.48%) OO
27 176 (12.49%) Git (software)
28 171 (12.14%) React
29 160 (11.36%) Web Application Development

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 56 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
2 47 (3.34%) CMS
3 31 (2.20%) Umbraco
4 28 (1.99%) IIS
5 27 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 26 (1.85%) Apache Spark
7 25 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
8 19 (1.35%) Apache Pig
9 12 (0.85%) EPiServer
10 8 (0.57%) Confluence
11 6 (0.43%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.35%) Content Management Server
12 5 (0.35%) Drupal
13 4 (0.28%) nginx
13 4 (0.28%) SAS
14 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.21%) WordPress
15 2 (0.14%) DNN
15 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
4 6 (0.43%) InDesign
5 3 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.071%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 43 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.14%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.071%) Magento
6 1 (0.071%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.071%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 234 (16.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 141 (10.01%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (2.63%) SaaS
4 30 (2.13%) Google Play
5 24 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (0.71%) GitHub
9 9 (0.64%) PaaS
10 7 (0.50%) npm
10 7 (0.50%) NuGet
11 6 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.28%) Office 365
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.21%) BlazeMeter
14 2 (0.14%) BrowserStack
14 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.14%) Serverless
15 1 (0.071%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.91%) Internet
2 23 (1.63%) HTTP
3 19 (1.35%) Broadband
4 17 (1.21%) Intranet
5 11 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.64%) WAN
7 8 (0.57%) Firewall
7 8 (0.57%) SSL
8 4 (0.28%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.21%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.21%) LLU
9 3 (0.21%) SMS
10 2 (0.14%) AMQP
10 2 (0.14%) LAN
10 2 (0.14%) RFID
10 2 (0.14%) RS-232
10 2 (0.14%) Skype
11 1 (0.071%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.071%) DNS
11 1 (0.071%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 549 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 156 (11.07%) SQL Server 2016
3 127 (9.01%) MongoDB
4 63 (4.47%) NoSQL
5 59 (4.19%) Big Data
6 53 (3.76%) Relational Database
7 46 (3.26%) MySQL
8 37 (2.63%) RDBMS
9 35 (2.48%) Hadoop
10 31 (2.20%) RavenDB
11 27 (1.92%) Blockchain
11 27 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (1.56%) Apache Hive
13 21 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
14 20 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (0.99%) Redis
16 13 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
17 9 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
18 8 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 176 (12.49%) Git (software)
2 127 (9.01%) Selenium
3 107 (7.59%) NUnit
4 102 (7.24%) TeamCity
4 102 (7.24%) Visual Studio
5 72 (5.11%) Jenkins
6 68 (4.83%) JIRA
7 63 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 56 (3.97%) MSTest
9 46 (3.26%) WebDriver
10 44 (3.12%) Cucumber
11 38 (2.70%) Grunt
12 32 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
13 27 (1.92%) SpecFlow
14 26 (1.85%) Jasmine
15 25 (1.77%) gulp
15 25 (1.77%) Protractor
16 24 (1.70%) Bitbucket
16 24 (1.70%) Moq
16 24 (1.70%) SoapUI
General
1 272 (19.30%) Finance
2 106 (7.52%) Games
3 83 (5.89%) Retail
4 56 (3.97%) Marketing
5 45 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 42 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.91%) Advertising
8 33 (2.34%) Automotive
8 33 (2.34%) Electronics
9 22 (1.56%) Legal
10 13 (0.92%) Banking
11 12 (0.85%) Law
12 8 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.35%) Military
14 4 (0.28%) Back Office
15 1 (0.071%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.071%) German Language
15 1 (0.071%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.071%) Publishing
15 1 (0.071%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 1,043 (74.02%) Developer
2 599 (42.51%) .NET Developer
3 407 (28.89%) C# Developer
4 282 (20.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 179 (12.70%) Senior Developer
6 172 (12.21%) Software Developer
7 139 (9.87%) Software Engineer
8 112 (7.95%) Full Stack Developer
9 87 (6.17%) C# Software Developer
10 86 (6.10%) Senior .NET Developer
11 82 (5.82%) C# Software Engineer
12 78 (5.54%) ASP.NET Developer
13 77 (5.46%) .NET Software Developer
14 75 (5.32%) Junior
15 74 (5.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 70 (4.97%) SQL Developer
17 64 (4.54%) Junior Developer
18 62 (4.40%) Senior C# Developer
19 61 (4.33%) Lead Developer
20 59 (4.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,100 (78.07%) .NET
2 640 (45.42%) ASP.NET
3 436 (30.94%) HTML
4 427 (30.31%) CSS
5 426 (30.23%) AngularJS
6 376 (26.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 301 (21.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 267 (18.95%) .NET Framework
9 224 (15.90%) RESTful
10 218 (15.47%) WCF
11 171 (12.14%) React
12 160 (11.36%) Web Services
13 153 (10.86%) Entity Framework
14 141 (10.01%) jQuery
15 129 (9.16%) HTML5
16 125 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 125 (8.87%) Node.js
16 125 (8.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 120 (8.52%) WPF
18 99 (7.03%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (6.53%) Computer Science
3 89 (6.32%) Greenfield Project
4 67 (4.76%) Fintech
5 63 (4.47%) Mobile App
6 56 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
7 49 (3.48%) User Experience
8 35 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
9 30 (2.13%) iPhone
10 24 (1.70%) Social Network
11 18 (1.28%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.06%) Algorithms
13 13 (0.92%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.78%) Life Science
14 11 (0.78%) N-Tier
15 9 (0.64%) Blog
16 8 (0.57%) Client/Server
17 7 (0.50%) Robotics
18 6 (0.43%) Video Editing
18 6 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (7.38%) Windows
2 75 (5.32%) Android
3 38 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 36 (2.56%) Linux
5 10 (0.71%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.57%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.14%) Unix
11 1 (0.071%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.071%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.071%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 632 (44.85%) MVC
3 352 (24.98%) TDD
4 315 (22.36%) Scrum
5 245 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 216 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
7 197 (13.98%) Web Development
8 194 (13.77%) Test Automation
9 190 (13.48%) BDD
9 190 (13.48%) OO
10 160 (11.36%) Web Application Development
11 144 (10.22%) Kanban
12 124 (8.80%) SDLC
13 100 (7.10%) Dependency Injection
14 98 (6.96%) OOP
15 93 (6.60%) Problem-Solving
16 92 (6.53%) DevOps
17 91 (6.46%) Mentoring
17 91 (6.46%) Microservices
18 81 (5.75%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 627 (44.50%) JavaScript
2 446 (31.65%) SQL
3 221 (15.68%) Java
4 133 (9.44%) T-SQL
5 126 (8.94%) C++
6 119 (8.45%) Python
7 110 (7.81%) Ruby
8 108 (7.67%) TypeScript
9 60 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 56 (3.97%) PHP
11 53 (3.76%) C
12 36 (2.56%) PL/SQL
13 27 (1.92%) F#
14 25 (1.77%) PowerShell
15 20 (1.42%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.28%) Scala
17 17 (1.21%) Objective-C
18 12 (0.85%) Perl
19 11 (0.78%) Go
19 11 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 118 (8.37%) Degree
2 33 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (1.35%) ISEB
5 18 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 13 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (0.71%) CCNA
7 10 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (0.71%) MCSE
8 9 (0.64%) AWS Certification
9 8 (0.57%) CISSP
9 8 (0.57%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (0.57%) GIAC
9 8 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.57%) Linux+ Certification
9 8 (0.57%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (0.57%) SANS
9 8 (0.57%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.57%) SSCP
10 2 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.25%) QA
2 7 (0.50%) GCP
2 7 (0.50%) SLA
3 5 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.21%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.071%) ISO 15765
5 1 (0.071%) MISRA
5 1 (0.071%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (3.55%) Docker
2 13 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.64%) vSphere
4 6 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.21%) Firmware
5 3 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.071%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.071%) HDFS
6 1 (0.071%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.071%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (1.99%) Kibana
2 27 (1.92%) Kubernetes
3 24 (1.70%) Ansible
4 21 (1.49%) Salt
5 16 (1.14%) Puppet
6 6 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.14%) Istio
8 2 (0.14%) WSUS
9 1 (0.071%) SCCM
9 1 (0.071%) Terraform
9 1 (0.071%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 295 (20.94%) Microsoft
2 81 (5.75%) Google
3 48 (3.41%) Xamarin
4 45 (3.19%) Oracle
5 38 (2.70%) Capita
6 34 (2.41%) Sitecore
7 31 (2.20%) SAP
8 29 (2.06%) Facebook
9 18 (1.28%) WorldPay
10 17 (1.21%) Twitter
11 9 (0.64%) Tableau
12 8 (0.57%) Adobe
12 8 (0.57%) Cisco
13 7 (0.50%) Sage
14 6 (0.43%) Intapp
15 5 (0.35%) DevExpress
16 4 (0.28%) Apple
16 4 (0.28%) Cognizant
16 4 (0.28%) JD Edwards
16 4 (0.28%) Sony