Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 1621 1334 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.90% 18.74% 17.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.19% 34.08% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1231 1158
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4884 3914 3650
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 59.96% 54.99% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4207 3420 3173
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 0 100 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Wigan +3 72 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Bolton -2 63 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Altrincham -2 42 £40,000 -3.61% 11
Salford -3 30 £37,500 -1.32% 1
Oldham +1 29 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Cheadle +5 16 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Sale +6 9 £27,500 -42.11%
Heywood - 7 £19,500 -
Rochdale -2 5 £50,000 - 4
Bury -18 5 £30,500 -12.86% 1
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 1349 (83.22%) .NET
2 927 (57.19%) Agile Software Development
3 912 (56.26%) ASP.NET
4 821 (50.65%) MVC
5 820 (50.59%) SQL Server
6 741 (45.71%) JavaScript
7 668 (41.21%) SQL
8 623 (38.43%) HTML
9 583 (35.97%) CSS
10 500 (30.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 422 (26.03%) jQuery
12 405 (24.98%) AngularJS
13 389 (24.00%) Web Services
14 378 (23.32%) Microsoft
15 374 (23.07%) TDD
16 340 (20.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 324 (19.99%) .NET Framework
18 305 (18.82%) Scrum
19 304 (18.75%) WCF
20 268 (16.53%) Software Engineering
21 263 (16.22%) Java
22 262 (16.16%) Finance
23 249 (15.36%) HTML5
24 247 (15.24%) Web Development
25 233 (14.37%) Degree
25 233 (14.37%) OO
26 226 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
27 224 (13.82%) Test Automation
28 216 (13.33%) Visual Studio
29 215 (13.26%) Continuous Integration

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 94 (5.80%) CMS
2 58 (3.58%) Umbraco
3 48 (2.96%) Sitecore CMS
4 40 (2.47%) Apache
5 37 (2.28%) SharePoint
6 36 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
7 32 (1.97%) EPiServer
8 29 (1.79%) Apache Spark
9 15 (0.93%) Sitefinity
10 14 (0.86%) Drupal
11 13 (0.80%) IIS
12 11 (0.68%) nginx
13 8 (0.49%) OpenEdge
14 6 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.31%) Confluence
15 5 (0.31%) Kentico
15 5 (0.31%) OpenROAD
15 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 26 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.43%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.19%) Magento
5 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.062%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.062%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.062%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 226 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 180 (11.10%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (3.52%) SaaS
4 43 (2.65%) GitHub
5 27 (1.67%) Google Play
6 20 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
7 10 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (0.56%) Office 365
9 6 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.25%) PaaS
12 3 (0.19%) BrowserStack
13 2 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.062%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.65%) HTTP
2 22 (1.36%) Ethernet
2 22 (1.36%) Internet
3 20 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.99%) RS-232
5 9 (0.56%) SSL
6 8 (0.49%) Broadband
6 8 (0.49%) SMS
7 7 (0.43%) Intranet
8 6 (0.37%) LLU
9 4 (0.25%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.25%) WinSCP
10 3 (0.19%) WAN
11 2 (0.12%) Firewall
11 2 (0.12%) iBeacon
11 2 (0.12%) NFC
12 1 (0.062%) AMQP
12 1 (0.062%) BGP
12 1 (0.062%) MPLS
12 1 (0.062%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 820 (50.59%) SQL Server
2 95 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 86 (5.31%) MongoDB
4 78 (4.81%) NoSQL
5 76 (4.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 76 (4.69%) SQL Server 2016
6 74 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 65 (4.01%) MySQL
8 58 (3.58%) Relational Database
9 54 (3.33%) Big Data
10 51 (3.15%) RDBMS
11 44 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 32 (1.97%) Hadoop
13 23 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (1.42%) RavenDB
13 23 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
15 16 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
17 12 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 216 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 143 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 124 (7.65%) Selenium
4 110 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 106 (6.54%) NUnit
6 93 (5.74%) Subversion
7 81 (5.00%) TeamCity
8 68 (4.19%) Cucumber
9 64 (3.95%) MSTest
10 56 (3.45%) Jenkins
11 44 (2.71%) JIRA
12 43 (2.65%) WebDriver
13 23 (1.42%) JMeter
13 23 (1.42%) NuGet
14 18 (1.11%) ReSharper
15 17 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (1.05%) Moq
15 17 (1.05%) MSI
15 17 (1.05%) SpecFlow
15 17 (1.05%) WiX
General
1 262 (16.16%) Finance
2 106 (6.54%) Games
3 90 (5.55%) Marketing
4 52 (3.21%) Retail
5 46 (2.84%) Law
6 42 (2.59%) Advertising
7 40 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 38 (2.34%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.85%) Electronics
10 25 (1.54%) Legal
11 19 (1.17%) Banking
12 17 (1.05%) Back Office
13 16 (0.99%) Automotive
14 9 (0.56%) Publishing
15 8 (0.49%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.31%) Billing
17 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
18 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
19 1 (0.062%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1155 (71.25%) Developer
2 673 (41.52%) .NET Developer
3 541 (33.37%) C# Developer
4 365 (22.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 215 (13.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 189 (11.66%) Senior Developer
7 180 (11.10%) Software Developer
8 175 (10.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 125 (7.71%) Software Engineer
10 106 (6.54%) Senior .NET Developer
11 100 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 97 (5.98%) Junior
13 89 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
14 87 (5.37%) Junior Developer
15 81 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
16 70 (4.32%) SQL Developer
17 67 (4.13%) .NET Software Developer
18 66 (4.07%) C# Software Engineer
19 62 (3.82%) Architect
20 61 (3.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1349 (83.22%) .NET
2 912 (56.26%) ASP.NET
3 623 (38.43%) HTML
4 583 (35.97%) CSS
5 500 (30.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 422 (26.03%) jQuery
7 405 (24.98%) AngularJS
8 389 (24.00%) Web Services
9 340 (20.97%) ASP.NET Web API
10 324 (19.99%) .NET Framework
11 304 (18.75%) WCF
12 249 (15.36%) HTML5
13 203 (12.52%) Entity Framework
14 198 (12.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 178 (10.98%) XML
16 136 (8.39%) Node.js
17 133 (8.20%) RESTful
18 132 (8.14%) WPF
19 129 (7.96%) REST
20 125 (7.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 156 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 126 (7.77%) iPad
3 122 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (5.61%) Mobile App
5 76 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
6 71 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
7 67 (4.13%) N-Tier
8 59 (3.64%) Data Structures
9 52 (3.21%) User Experience
10 37 (2.28%) Fintech
11 32 (1.97%) Management Information System
12 28 (1.73%) iPhone
13 19 (1.17%) Algorithms
14 18 (1.11%) Internet of Things
15 16 (0.99%) Industrial Internet of Things
16 15 (0.93%) Social Network
17 7 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
18 6 (0.37%) Online Banking
18 6 (0.37%) Replication
19 5 (0.31%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 152 (9.38%) Windows
2 97 (5.98%) Android
3 64 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 55 (3.39%) Linux
5 24 (1.48%) Windows XP
6 16 (0.99%) Mac OS
6 16 (0.99%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 14 (0.86%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.37%) Unix
9 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.062%) CentOS
13 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 927 (57.19%) Agile Software Development
2 821 (50.65%) MVC
3 374 (23.07%) TDD
4 305 (18.82%) Scrum
5 268 (16.53%) Software Engineering
6 247 (15.24%) Web Development
7 233 (14.37%) OO
8 224 (13.82%) Test Automation
9 215 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
10 167 (10.30%) Web Application Development
11 161 (9.93%) SDLC
12 137 (8.45%) BDD
13 131 (8.08%) OOP
14 125 (7.71%) Kanban
15 113 (6.97%) Dependency Injection
16 108 (6.66%) SOLID
17 103 (6.35%) SOA
18 101 (6.23%) Test Scripting
19 95 (5.86%) Unit Testing
20 88 (5.43%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 741 (45.71%) JavaScript
2 668 (41.21%) SQL
3 263 (16.22%) Java
4 150 (9.25%) C++
5 106 (6.54%) Python
6 104 (6.42%) VB.NET
7 102 (6.29%) Ruby
8 96 (5.92%) T-SQL
9 75 (4.63%) TypeScript
10 62 (3.82%) PHP
11 61 (3.76%) C
12 35 (2.16%) Objective-C
13 28 (1.73%) PL/SQL
14 27 (1.67%) F#
15 25 (1.54%) Scala
16 23 (1.42%) VB
17 21 (1.30%) Clojure
17 21 (1.30%) Haskell
18 20 (1.23%) Perl
18 20 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 233 (14.37%) Degree
2 41 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 16 (0.99%) ISEB
7 13 (0.80%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.80%) MCP
8 11 (0.68%) HND
9 7 (0.43%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.43%) PhD
10 5 (0.31%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.19%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.19%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.12%) CCNA
13 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.12%) MCSE
14 1 (0.062%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.68%) QA
2 6 (0.37%) WAI
3 5 (0.31%) SLA
4 4 (0.25%) HIPAA
4 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.12%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.12%) PMO
7 1 (0.062%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (0.62%) Docker
2 6 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.31%) Firmware
4 1 (0.062%) Postfix
4 1 (0.062%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (1.60%) Kibana
2 12 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.62%) Puppet
4 5 (0.31%) Ansible
4 5 (0.31%) Salt
4 5 (0.31%) Terraform
5 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.062%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.062%) Cacti
6 1 (0.062%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.062%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.062%) Icinga
6 1 (0.062%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 378 (23.32%) Microsoft
2 65 (4.01%) Google
3 58 (3.58%) Sitecore
4 51 (3.15%) Facebook
5 43 (2.65%) Oracle
6 40 (2.47%) Xamarin
7 32 (1.97%) SAP
8 30 (1.85%) Twitter
9 12 (0.74%) HP
10 11 (0.68%) IBM
11 7 (0.43%) LexisNexis
12 5 (0.31%) Actian
12 5 (0.31%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.31%) hybris
12 5 (0.31%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.31%) Telerik
13 3 (0.19%) Apple
13 3 (0.19%) Citrix
13 3 (0.19%) iManage
14 2 (0.12%) Nintex