Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1510 1469 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.44% 19.98% 17.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.14% 34.81% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1362 1216
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4557 4220 3711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.67% 57.41% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3885 3728 3243
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 20 October 2017.

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 20 October 2017. 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 +1 105 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Bolton -1 70 £37,500 -16.67% 8
Altrincham +1 52 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Wigan +2 43 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Salford -3 20 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Oldham +5 15 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Cheadle -5 14 £40,000 +17.65%
Sale +5 12 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Rochdale +12 8 £50,000 - 2
Heywood - 7 £19,500 -
Bury -17 6 £40,000 +26.98% 4
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for C#.

1 1279 (84.70%) .NET
2 880 (58.28%) ASP.NET
3 876 (58.01%) Agile Software Development
4 812 (53.77%) MVC
5 721 (47.75%) SQL Server
6 681 (45.10%) JavaScript
7 553 (36.62%) SQL
8 546 (36.16%) HTML
9 533 (35.30%) CSS
10 501 (33.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 375 (24.83%) AngularJS
12 364 (24.11%) jQuery
13 360 (23.84%) Web Services
14 351 (23.25%) TDD
14 351 (23.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 342 (22.65%) .NET Framework
16 327 (21.66%) WCF
17 316 (20.93%) Microsoft
18 312 (20.66%) Scrum
19 258 (17.09%) Finance
20 242 (16.03%) Software Engineering
21 215 (14.24%) Java
21 215 (14.24%) HTML5
22 213 (14.11%) Test Automation
23 211 (13.97%) Entity Framework
24 199 (13.18%) OO
24 199 (13.18%) Web Development
25 197 (13.05%) Microsoft Azure
26 193 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
27 192 (12.72%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 79 (5.23%) CMS
2 42 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 37 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
4 36 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 31 (2.05%) Apache
5 31 (2.05%) EPiServer
6 28 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 26 (1.72%) Apache Spark
8 13 (0.86%) IIS
9 11 (0.73%) Sitefinity
10 9 (0.60%) Drupal
11 6 (0.40%) nginx
12 5 (0.33%) Kentico
12 5 (0.33%) OpenROAD
13 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.26%) Confluence
13 4 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.26%) WordPress
14 3 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
4 7 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) SPSS
7 1 (0.066%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.066%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.066%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.066%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.066%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.066%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 197 (13.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 165 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (2.85%) SaaS
4 35 (2.32%) GitHub
5 29 (1.92%) Google Play
6 20 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (0.46%) Office 365
8 6 (0.40%) Serverless
9 5 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.26%) PaaS
11 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.13%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.13%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.19%) HTTP
2 14 (0.93%) Internet
3 11 (0.73%) Ethernet
4 10 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.53%) Bluetooth
6 7 (0.46%) RS-232
6 7 (0.46%) SMS
6 7 (0.46%) WinSCP
7 6 (0.40%) Intranet
7 6 (0.40%) SSL
8 4 (0.26%) Broadband
8 4 (0.26%) LLU
9 3 (0.20%) WAN
10 2 (0.13%) AMQP
10 2 (0.13%) Firewall
11 1 (0.066%) GoToMeeting
11 1 (0.066%) MPLS
11 1 (0.066%) OSPF
11 1 (0.066%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.066%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 721 (47.75%) SQL Server
2 100 (6.62%) SQL Server 2016
3 90 (5.96%) MongoDB
4 76 (5.03%) NoSQL
5 70 (4.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 68 (4.50%) MySQL
7 65 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 56 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 49 (3.25%) Big Data
10 40 (2.65%) Relational Database
11 35 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 32 (2.12%) RDBMS
13 29 (1.92%) RavenDB
14 28 (1.85%) Hadoop
15 21 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
16 20 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
17 19 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
19 10 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
20 9 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 174 (11.52%) Visual Studio
2 164 (10.86%) Git (software)
3 114 (7.55%) Selenium
4 105 (6.95%) TeamCity
5 101 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 86 (5.70%) NUnit
6 86 (5.70%) Subversion
7 64 (4.24%) Cucumber
8 60 (3.97%) Jenkins
9 55 (3.64%) MSTest
10 47 (3.11%) WebDriver
11 43 (2.85%) JIRA
12 21 (1.39%) SpecFlow
13 20 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 17 (1.13%) JMeter
15 16 (1.06%) CruiseControl
15 16 (1.06%) ReSharper
15 16 (1.06%) SonarQube
16 14 (0.93%) NuGet
17 11 (0.73%) Grunt
General
1 258 (17.09%) Finance
2 98 (6.49%) Games
3 78 (5.17%) Marketing
4 57 (3.77%) Retail
5 54 (3.58%) Advertising
6 45 (2.98%) Manufacturing
7 41 (2.72%) Law
8 36 (2.38%) Telecoms
9 27 (1.79%) Electronics
10 26 (1.72%) Back Office
11 14 (0.93%) Legal
11 14 (0.93%) Music Industry
12 13 (0.86%) Automotive
13 12 (0.79%) Banking
14 7 (0.46%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.26%) Publishing
16 2 (0.13%) Billing
17 1 (0.066%) Local Government
17 1 (0.066%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1097 (72.65%) Developer
2 671 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 521 (34.50%) C# Developer
4 365 (24.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 184 (12.19%) Senior Developer
5 184 (12.19%) Software Developer
6 183 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 173 (11.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 122 (8.08%) Software Engineer
9 113 (7.48%) C# Software Developer
10 111 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 107 (7.09%) Senior .NET Developer
12 88 (5.83%) .NET Software Developer
13 82 (5.43%) Senior C# Developer
14 78 (5.17%) Junior
15 72 (4.77%) Tester
16 71 (4.70%) Junior Developer
17 68 (4.50%) Graduate
18 63 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
18 63 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1279 (84.70%) .NET
2 880 (58.28%) ASP.NET
3 546 (36.16%) HTML
4 533 (35.30%) CSS
5 501 (33.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 375 (24.83%) AngularJS
7 364 (24.11%) jQuery
8 360 (23.84%) Web Services
9 351 (23.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 342 (22.65%) .NET Framework
11 327 (21.66%) WCF
12 215 (14.24%) HTML5
13 211 (13.97%) Entity Framework
14 192 (12.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 163 (10.79%) RESTful
16 154 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 149 (9.87%) XML
18 141 (9.34%) Node.js
19 131 (8.68%) WPF
20 127 (8.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 120 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 114 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (5.30%) Mobile App
4 66 (4.37%) iPad
5 64 (4.24%) N-Tier
6 54 (3.58%) Fintech
7 53 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
8 52 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
9 42 (2.78%) Data Structures
10 37 (2.45%) User Experience
11 35 (2.32%) Management Information System
12 33 (2.19%) iPhone
13 20 (1.32%) Social Network
14 10 (0.66%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
15 9 (0.60%) Life Science
16 7 (0.46%) Industrial Internet of Things
16 7 (0.46%) Internet of Things
17 6 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
18 5 (0.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 97 (6.42%) Windows
2 89 (5.89%) Android
3 46 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 34 (2.25%) Linux
5 12 (0.79%) Windows XP
6 10 (0.66%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.46%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.46%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.26%) Unix
9 3 (0.20%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 876 (58.01%) Agile Software Development
2 812 (53.77%) MVC
3 351 (23.25%) TDD
4 312 (20.66%) Scrum
5 242 (16.03%) Software Engineering
6 213 (14.11%) Test Automation
7 199 (13.18%) OO
7 199 (13.18%) Web Development
8 193 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
9 179 (11.85%) Web Application Development
10 161 (10.66%) BDD
11 140 (9.27%) OOP
12 138 (9.14%) SDLC
13 128 (8.48%) Dependency Injection
14 111 (7.35%) SOLID
15 110 (7.28%) Kanban
16 92 (6.09%) Test Scripting
17 91 (6.03%) SOA
18 74 (4.90%) MVVM
19 70 (4.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 681 (45.10%) JavaScript
2 553 (36.62%) SQL
3 215 (14.24%) Java
4 121 (8.01%) C++
5 116 (7.68%) Ruby
6 97 (6.42%) T-SQL
7 94 (6.23%) VB.NET
8 91 (6.03%) Python
9 68 (4.50%) TypeScript
10 47 (3.11%) PHP
11 46 (3.05%) C
12 34 (2.25%) PL/SQL
13 31 (2.05%) F#
14 29 (1.92%) Scala
15 27 (1.79%) Objective-C
16 22 (1.46%) Clojure
16 22 (1.46%) Haskell
17 20 (1.32%) VB
18 16 (1.06%) Apple Swift
18 16 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 188 (12.45%) Degree
2 31 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 20 (1.32%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.86%) MCP
7 11 (0.73%) HND
8 10 (0.66%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.66%) ISEB
9 7 (0.46%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.40%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.26%) PhD
11 4 (0.26%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.20%) CCNA
12 3 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.20%) MCSA
12 3 (0.20%) MCSE
12 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.066%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.76%) QA
2 18 (1.19%) SLA
3 6 (0.40%) ISO 13485
4 5 (0.33%) WAI
5 4 (0.26%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) PMO
7 1 (0.066%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.066%) HL7
7 1 (0.066%) TickIT
System Software
1 19 (1.26%) Docker
2 5 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (1.92%) Kibana
2 7 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.46%) Puppet
3 6 (0.40%) Ansible
4 5 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.20%) Salt
6 2 (0.13%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.13%) Terraform
7 1 (0.066%) Nagios
7 1 (0.066%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.066%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.066%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 316 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 62 (4.11%) Google
3 49 (3.25%) Facebook
4 45 (2.98%) Sitecore
5 37 (2.45%) Xamarin
6 34 (2.25%) SAP
7 32 (2.12%) Oracle
8 20 (1.32%) Twitter
9 12 (0.79%) Capita
10 10 (0.66%) IBM
11 9 (0.60%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.33%) Actian
12 5 (0.33%) HP
12 5 (0.33%) hybris
12 5 (0.33%) Telerik
13 4 (0.26%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.26%) Rackspace
14 3 (0.20%) Apple
14 3 (0.20%) Citrix
15 2 (0.13%) Sony