Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 866 1,381 1,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.28% 18.86% 19.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.67% 31.52% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 719 1,229 1,451
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 3,374 4,381 4,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 51.72% 59.83% 59.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,618 3,721 4,224
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,201 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 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
Stockport +7 73 £45,500 +1.11% 12
Bolton -2 44 £43,000 +14.67% 19
Salford -23 30 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Cheadle +6 20 £40,000 +12.68% 3
Altrincham 0 17 £51,000 +13.33% 9
Wigan +8 16 £36,250 -9.38% 6
Bury 0 15 £40,000 +14.29% 7
Oldham -1 10 £35,000 +62.79% 2
Heywood - 2 £40,000 -
Rochdale -9 1 £55,000 +4.76%
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for C#.

1 678 (78.29%) .NET
2 444 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
3 347 (40.07%) ASP.NET
4 330 (38.11%) JavaScript
5 328 (37.88%) SQL
6 303 (34.99%) MVC
7 296 (34.18%) SQL Server
8 254 (29.33%) HTML
9 233 (26.91%) CSS
10 217 (25.06%) AngularJS
11 216 (24.94%) Software Engineering
12 183 (21.13%) Microsoft
13 167 (19.28%) Java
14 166 (19.17%) Finance
15 163 (18.82%) Microsoft Azure
16 157 (18.13%) ASP.NET MVC
17 149 (17.21%) Scrum
18 148 (17.09%) .NET Core
19 140 (16.17%) TDD
20 139 (16.05%) .NET Framework
21 131 (15.13%) DevOps
22 130 (15.01%) C++
23 126 (14.55%) jQuery
24 122 (14.09%) Test Automation
25 119 (13.74%) Git (software)
26 118 (13.63%) Python
27 114 (13.16%) Degree
28 105 (12.12%) SDLC
29 102 (11.78%) OO
30 99 (11.43%) T-SQL

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 24 (2.77%) Umbraco
2 21 (2.42%) CMS
3 18 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.73%) WebSphere
5 14 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (0.92%) IIS
6 8 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.69%) Kentico
9 5 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.46%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.46%) Confluence
11 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.35%) WordPress
12 2 (0.23%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.23%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.12%) nginx
13 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.12%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.35%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.23%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.46%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 163 (18.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (3.81%) SaaS
4 19 (2.19%) Serverless
5 18 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (1.04%) GitHub
8 7 (0.81%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.69%) Asana
9 6 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.69%) IaaS
10 5 (0.58%) AWS CodePipeline
10 5 (0.58%) BlazeMeter
10 5 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.46%) npm
11 4 (0.46%) Power Platform
11 4 (0.46%) Slack
12 3 (0.35%) Office 365
12 3 (0.35%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.85%) Broadband
2 5 (0.58%) Ethernet
2 5 (0.58%) LLU
3 4 (0.46%) Skype
4 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.23%) HTTP
5 2 (0.23%) Internet
6 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.12%) DHCP
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) RFID
6 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (34.18%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 51 (5.89%) Relational Database
4 50 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (4.04%) MongoDB
7 33 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
8 32 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (3.35%) MySQL
10 18 (2.08%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (1.15%) Big Data
14 5 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.58%) Redis
15 4 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (0.46%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 119 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 64 (7.39%) Selenium
3 43 (4.97%) Visual Studio
4 39 (4.50%) JIRA
5 38 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (3.46%) IBM UrbanCode
6 30 (3.46%) TeamCity
7 28 (3.23%) WebDriver
8 22 (2.54%) NUnit
9 20 (2.31%) SpecFlow
10 19 (2.19%) Jenkins
11 16 (1.85%) SoapUI
12 15 (1.73%) ReSharper
13 14 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (1.39%) Cucumber
14 12 (1.39%) Mercurial
15 11 (1.27%) MSTest
16 9 (1.04%) Appium
17 8 (0.92%) Calabash
17 8 (0.92%) Grunt
General
1 166 (19.17%) Finance
2 48 (5.54%) Banking
3 34 (3.93%) Manufacturing
4 32 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.46%) Retail
6 29 (3.35%) Marketing
7 27 (3.12%) Games
8 26 (3.00%) Public Sector
9 11 (1.27%) Electronics
10 9 (1.04%) Automotive
11 7 (0.81%) Housing Association
11 7 (0.81%) Legal
11 7 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.58%) Billing
12 5 (0.58%) Fire and Rescue
12 5 (0.58%) Police
13 4 (0.46%) Advertising
14 3 (0.35%) Law
15 2 (0.23%) Back Office
15 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 591 (68.24%) Developer
2 301 (34.76%) C# Developer
3 245 (28.29%) .NET Developer
4 180 (20.79%) Software Developer
5 160 (18.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 144 (16.63%) Senior Developer
7 111 (12.82%) Software Engineer
8 95 (10.97%) C# Software Developer
9 71 (8.20%) Senior C# Developer
10 70 (8.08%) Senior .NET Developer
11 60 (6.93%) Graduate
12 56 (6.47%) .NET Software Developer
12 56 (6.47%) Graduate Developer
13 53 (6.12%) Junior
14 48 (5.54%) Programmer
15 44 (5.08%) Junior Developer
16 42 (4.85%) C++ Developer
17 41 (4.73%) C# Programmer
18 39 (4.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 39 (4.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 678 (78.29%) .NET
2 347 (40.07%) ASP.NET
3 254 (29.33%) HTML
4 233 (26.91%) CSS
5 217 (25.06%) AngularJS
6 157 (18.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 148 (17.09%) .NET Core
8 139 (16.05%) .NET Framework
9 126 (14.55%) jQuery
10 96 (11.09%) WCF
11 91 (10.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 73 (8.43%) Web Services
12 73 (8.43%) WPF
13 72 (8.31%) XML
14 67 (7.74%) React
14 67 (7.74%) REST
15 63 (7.27%) RESTful
16 50 (5.77%) Entity Framework
17 43 (4.97%) HTML5
18 39 (4.50%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (6.93%) User Experience
3 51 (5.89%) Greenfield Project
4 48 (5.54%) Algorithms
5 36 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (4.04%) Data Structures
7 32 (3.70%) Mobile App
8 26 (3.00%) Derivative
8 26 (3.00%) Hedge funds
9 19 (2.19%) Robotics
10 16 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (1.27%) Blog
12 10 (1.15%) Life Science
13 9 (1.04%) Cloud Native
14 6 (0.69%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.58%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.58%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.58%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.58%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (4.85%) Windows
2 19 (2.19%) Android
3 18 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.50%) Linux
5 8 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.58%) Unix
7 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.12%) VMS
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (34.99%) MVC
3 216 (24.94%) Software Engineering
4 149 (17.21%) Scrum
5 140 (16.17%) TDD
6 131 (15.13%) DevOps
7 122 (14.09%) Test Automation
8 105 (12.12%) SDLC
9 102 (11.78%) OO
10 99 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
11 80 (9.24%) Computer Science
12 76 (8.78%) Microservices
13 74 (8.55%) Mentoring
14 73 (8.43%) Unit Testing
15 70 (8.08%) Web Development
16 66 (7.62%) Continuous Integration
17 60 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
18 56 (6.47%) Fintech
19 53 (6.12%) SOLID
20 46 (5.31%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 330 (38.11%) JavaScript
2 328 (37.88%) SQL
3 167 (19.28%) Java
4 130 (15.01%) C++
5 118 (13.63%) Python
6 99 (11.43%) T-SQL
7 42 (4.85%) TypeScript
8 41 (4.73%) R
9 36 (4.16%) Ruby
10 34 (3.93%) VBA
11 28 (3.23%) PHP
12 27 (3.12%) VB.NET
13 21 (2.42%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.73%) VB
15 11 (1.27%) Apex Code
16 10 (1.15%) C
16 10 (1.15%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.69%) VBScript
17 6 (0.69%) XAML
18 5 (0.58%) ES6
Qualifications
1 114 (13.16%) Degree
2 16 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 15 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.92%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
8 5 (0.58%) ISEB
9 4 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.35%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.23%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.23%) MCSE
12 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.12%) GPEN
12 1 (0.12%) GXPN
12 1 (0.12%) OSCE
12 1 (0.12%) OSCP
12 1 (0.12%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.04%) QA
2 10 (1.15%) GDPR
3 6 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.46%) PMO
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.23%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (5.31%) Docker
2 30 (3.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (0.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (3.46%) Tivoli
2 15 (1.73%) CA Service Virtualization
3 12 (1.39%) Kubernetes
4 9 (1.04%) Ansible
5 6 (0.69%) Salt
6 4 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.23%) Kibana
8 2 (0.23%) logstash
8 2 (0.23%) MIIS
8 2 (0.23%) Puppet
9 1 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.12%) Consul
9 1 (0.12%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.12%) SCOM
9 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 183 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 33 (3.81%) IBM
3 25 (2.89%) Pega
4 21 (2.42%) Oracle
5 18 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (1.73%) CA
6 15 (1.73%) Google
6 15 (1.73%) Sage
6 15 (1.73%) Xamarin
7 14 (1.62%) Sitecore
8 11 (1.27%) SAP
9 9 (1.04%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.58%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.58%) Nintex
11 3 (0.35%) HP
12 2 (0.23%) Databricks
12 2 (0.23%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.23%) LogicMonitor
12 2 (0.23%) New Relic
12 2 (0.23%) Wallstreet Suite