Period
to 19 June 2021

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 19 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 625 670 910
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 14.20% 18.17% 14.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.52% 31.05% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 529 562 792
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £28,775
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £68,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 2,357 2,158 3,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 53.54% 58.51% 51.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,944 1,825 2,615
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,850 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £68,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Manchester

C#
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in Manchester.

Salary trend for C# in Manchester

C#
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 June 2021.

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 19 June 2021. 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
Bolton -4 16 £43,750 -7.89% 5
Wigan +7 12 £51,250 -10.87% 4
Bury -6 7 £37,000 +52.58% 2
Salford 0 6 £52,500 +16.67% 15
Cheadle -3 3 £27,172 -42.80% 2
Stockport -12 3 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Sale -3 2 - -
Altrincham -9 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 - -
Oldham - 2 £55,000 - 1
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 2021, 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#.

1 393 (62.88%) .NET
2 315 (50.40%) JavaScript
3 277 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
4 262 (41.92%) Azure
5 239 (38.24%) SQL
6 213 (34.08%) Software Engineering
7 162 (25.92%) Java
7 162 (25.92%) DevOps
8 158 (25.28%) .NET Core
9 156 (24.96%) AWS
9 156 (24.96%) MVC
10 149 (23.84%) SQL Server
11 147 (23.52%) TDD
11 147 (23.52%) Python
12 144 (23.04%) AngularJS
13 137 (21.92%) CSS
14 131 (20.96%) HTML
15 127 (20.32%) Microsoft
16 108 (17.28%) OO
17 105 (16.80%) ASP.NET
17 105 (16.80%) OOP
18 97 (15.52%) Kubernetes
19 96 (15.36%) Docker
20 93 (14.88%) .NET Framework
21 87 (13.92%) SOLID
21 87 (13.92%) Terraform
22 84 (13.44%) Finance
22 84 (13.44%) React
23 81 (12.96%) Vue.js
24 78 (12.48%) GCP

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 37 (5.92%) CMS
2 25 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (3.68%) IIS
4 22 (3.52%) nginx
5 12 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (1.92%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.60%) EPiServer
7 8 (1.28%) Kentico
7 8 (1.28%) SAS
7 8 (1.28%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.12%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.96%) WordPress
10 5 (0.80%) Confluence
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.32%) WinCC
12 1 (0.16%) Apache
12 1 (0.16%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.16%) Figma
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) nopCommerce
2 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.64%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 262 (41.92%) Azure
2 156 (24.96%) AWS
3 78 (12.48%) GCP
4 39 (6.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (2.72%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 16 (2.56%) Azure Service Bus
7 15 (2.40%) Serverless
8 13 (2.08%) Azure Service Fabric
9 12 (1.92%) SaaS
10 11 (1.76%) Pulumi
11 10 (1.60%) Amazon Kinesis
11 10 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (1.60%) Datadog
12 9 (1.44%) GitHub
13 7 (1.12%) Power Platform
14 5 (0.80%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.80%) Azure Stack
14 5 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.80%) IaaS
14 5 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.48%) Internet
1 3 (0.48%) Intranet
2 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.16%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.16%) DNS
3 1 (0.16%) LAN
3 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 44 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
4 37 (5.92%) Redis
5 30 (4.80%) MongoDB
6 19 (3.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
7 14 (2.24%) MySQL
7 14 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.76%) Big Data
8 11 (1.76%) MariaDB
9 10 (1.60%) GIS
9 10 (1.60%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.12%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.12%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.12%) Power BI
12 6 (0.96%) Data Lake
13 5 (0.80%) Amazon QuickSight
Development Applications
1 67 (10.72%) Git (software)
2 52 (8.32%) Jenkins
3 42 (6.72%) Visual Studio
4 27 (4.32%) Selenium
5 23 (3.68%) Subversion
6 21 (3.36%) JMeter
6 21 (3.36%) Mercurial
6 21 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (2.88%) JIRA
8 17 (2.72%) TeamCity
9 16 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (2.24%) Bitbucket
11 12 (1.92%) MSTest
11 12 (1.92%) WebDriver
12 9 (1.44%) git-flow
12 9 (1.44%) GitLab
13 7 (1.12%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.12%) Katalon Studio
14 6 (0.96%) Appium
14 6 (0.96%) Artifactory
General
1 84 (13.44%) Finance
2 77 (12.32%) Social Skills
3 33 (5.28%) Games
4 28 (4.48%) Law
5 25 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.04%) Legal
7 14 (2.24%) Organisational Skills
7 14 (2.24%) Retail
8 11 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.60%) Multimedia
10 8 (1.28%) Public Sector
11 6 (0.96%) Banking
12 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.48%) Marketing
14 2 (0.32%) Automotive
14 2 (0.32%) Back Office
14 2 (0.32%) Influencing Skills
15 1 (0.16%) Advertising
15 1 (0.16%) Electronics
15 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 332 (53.12%) Developer
2 149 (23.84%) .NET Developer
3 101 (16.16%) Software Engineer
4 100 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 86 (13.76%) Senior Developer
6 82 (13.12%) Software Developer
7 50 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (6.08%) Technical Leader
9 35 (5.60%) Full Stack Developer
9 35 (5.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 34 (5.44%) Trainee
11 28 (4.48%) Senior C# Developer
12 26 (4.16%) Trainee Developer
13 24 (3.84%) .NET Software Developer
13 24 (3.84%) Python Engineer
13 24 (3.84%) Python Software Engineer
13 24 (3.84%) SQL Developer
13 24 (3.84%) Tester
14 23 (3.68%) C# Software Developer
14 23 (3.68%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (62.88%) .NET
2 158 (25.28%) .NET Core
3 144 (23.04%) AngularJS
4 137 (21.92%) CSS
5 131 (20.96%) HTML
6 105 (16.80%) ASP.NET
7 93 (14.88%) .NET Framework
8 84 (13.44%) React
9 81 (12.96%) Vue.js
10 77 (12.32%) HTML5
11 56 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 49 (7.84%) CSS3
13 46 (7.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 42 (6.72%) jQuery
15 39 (6.24%) Node.js
16 35 (5.60%) Web Services
17 34 (5.44%) Java SE
18 33 (5.28%) REST
19 30 (4.80%) RESTful
20 29 (4.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.40%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (4.00%) User Experience
3 24 (3.84%) Mobile App
4 22 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.72%) Data Structures
6 10 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (1.12%) NHS
9 6 (0.96%) Blog
9 6 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (0.80%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.80%) Online Gambling
11 4 (0.64%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.48%) Robotics
13 2 (0.32%) FMCG
13 2 (0.32%) Online Games
13 2 (0.32%) SCADA
13 2 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (7.04%) Windows
2 19 (3.04%) Apple iOS
3 18 (2.88%) Android
4 17 (2.72%) Linux
5 14 (2.24%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.64%) Unix
7 1 (0.16%) VME
7 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (34.08%) Software Engineering
3 162 (25.92%) DevOps
4 156 (24.96%) MVC
5 147 (23.52%) TDD
6 108 (17.28%) OO
7 105 (16.80%) OOP
8 87 (13.92%) SOLID
9 75 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
10 69 (11.04%) Microservices
11 60 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (8.32%) Unit Testing
13 51 (8.16%) Scrum
13 51 (8.16%) Test Automation
14 49 (7.84%) Fintech
15 45 (7.20%) Web Development
16 42 (6.72%) E-Commerce
16 42 (6.72%) SDLC
17 37 (5.92%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
18 36 (5.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 315 (50.40%) JavaScript
2 239 (38.24%) SQL
3 162 (25.92%) Java
4 147 (23.52%) Python
5 77 (12.32%) Go
6 73 (11.68%) C++
6 73 (11.68%) TypeScript
7 44 (7.04%) Ruby
8 43 (6.88%) Scala
9 41 (6.56%) Kotlin
10 34 (5.44%) Java 8
11 33 (5.28%) PowerShell
12 32 (5.12%) T-SQL
13 30 (4.80%) PHP
14 17 (2.72%) Bash Shell
15 13 (2.08%) C
16 12 (1.92%) VB
17 10 (1.60%) Groovy
18 6 (0.96%) VB.NET
19 4 (0.64%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 40 (6.40%) Degree
2 34 (5.44%) CIW
2 34 (5.44%) OCA
2 34 (5.44%) Oracle Certification
3 20 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (2.88%) OCP
5 16 (2.56%) OCAJ
6 10 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.60%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.96%) PhD
9 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.16%) QA
2 6 (0.96%) Accessibility
2 6 (0.96%) WAI
3 4 (0.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) GDPR
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (15.36%) Docker
2 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 97 (15.52%) Kubernetes
2 87 (13.92%) Terraform
3 35 (5.60%) Ansible
4 17 (2.72%) Puppet
5 14 (2.24%) Grafana
6 12 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (1.76%) Prometheus
8 5 (0.80%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.32%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.16%) Consul
10 1 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.16%) Nagios
10 1 (0.16%) Rancher
Vendors
1 127 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 43 (6.88%) Oracle
3 15 (2.40%) Google
4 14 (2.24%) Sitecore
5 10 (1.60%) New Relic
5 10 (1.60%) SaltStack
6 9 (1.44%) Atlassian
6 9 (1.44%) Xamarin
7 5 (0.80%) HP
7 5 (0.80%) SAP
7 5 (0.80%) Snowplow
8 4 (0.64%) AppDynamics
8 4 (0.64%) Sun
9 3 (0.48%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.32%) ABBYY
10 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.32%) VMware
11 1 (0.16%) Perforce
11 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.16%) Telerik