Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,398 1,581 1,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.82% 20.19% 18.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.07% 33.12% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,242 1,404 1,185
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,500 £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 4,359 4,773 3,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.79% 60.97% 53.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,723 4,135 3,082
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £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% - +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 0 64 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Bolton +1 56 £37,500 - 9
Bury +9 53 £32,500 +8.33% 13
Altrincham +4 43 £41,250 +3.13% 13
Salford +3 28 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Oldham +12 20 £21,500 -38.57% 2
Wigan -5 20 £35,000 -17.65% 4
Sale -1 19 £42,500 +39.34% 1
Rochdale +9 15 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Cheadle +2 9 £40,000 - 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 £35,000 - 4
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1,132 (80.97%) .NET
2 837 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
3 656 (46.92%) ASP.NET
4 633 (45.28%) MVC
5 599 (42.85%) JavaScript
6 594 (42.49%) SQL Server
7 476 (34.05%) SQL
8 425 (30.40%) CSS
9 414 (29.61%) HTML
10 387 (27.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 383 (27.40%) AngularJS
12 350 (25.04%) TDD
13 335 (23.96%) Scrum
14 327 (23.39%) Microsoft
15 268 (19.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 267 (19.10%) .NET Framework
17 265 (18.96%) Finance
18 264 (18.88%) Software Engineering
19 247 (17.67%) WCF
20 222 (15.88%) Microsoft Azure
21 221 (15.81%) Java
22 217 (15.52%) RESTful
23 212 (15.16%) OO
24 195 (13.95%) BDD
25 193 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
26 191 (13.66%) Web Development
27 180 (12.88%) Web Services
28 177 (12.66%) jQuery
29 174 (12.45%) Test Automation
30 171 (12.23%) Git (software)

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 51 (3.65%) CMS
2 48 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
3 45 (3.22%) SharePoint
4 37 (2.65%) Umbraco
5 30 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
6 29 (2.07%) Apache Spark
7 25 (1.79%) IIS
8 15 (1.07%) EPiServer
9 13 (0.93%) Apache Pig
10 12 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.50%) Confluence
11 7 (0.50%) Content Management Server
12 4 (0.29%) Drupal
12 4 (0.29%) SAS
13 3 (0.21%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.21%) Sitefinity
14 2 (0.14%) DNN
14 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.64%) Photoshop
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 5 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 51 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.14%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.072%) Magento
5 1 (0.072%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 222 (15.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 143 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.15%) SaaS
4 29 (2.07%) Dynamics 365
4 29 (2.07%) Google Play
5 14 (1.00%) GitHub
6 12 (0.86%) Office 365
7 7 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.50%) NuGet
7 7 (0.50%) PaaS
8 6 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 6 (0.43%) npm
9 5 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.21%) BlazeMeter
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.14%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.14%) Firebase
11 2 (0.14%) Serverless
12 1 (0.072%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.86%) Internet
2 16 (1.14%) Broadband
3 15 (1.07%) HTTP
4 13 (0.93%) Intranet
5 9 (0.64%) WAN
6 6 (0.43%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.36%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.36%) Firewall
8 4 (0.29%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.29%) LLU
8 4 (0.29%) SSL
9 3 (0.21%) RFID
10 2 (0.14%) LAN
10 2 (0.14%) Skype
11 1 (0.072%) DNS
11 1 (0.072%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (42.49%) SQL Server
2 138 (9.87%) SQL Server 2016
3 112 (8.01%) MongoDB
4 62 (4.43%) Big Data
5 53 (3.79%) NoSQL
6 50 (3.58%) Relational Database
7 49 (3.51%) MySQL
8 43 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 36 (2.58%) Hadoop
10 34 (2.43%) RDBMS
11 32 (2.29%) RavenDB
11 32 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (1.36%) Blockchain
15 14 (1.00%) Apache Hive
16 12 (0.86%) Redis
17 10 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
18 7 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 171 (12.23%) Git (software)
2 121 (8.66%) NUnit
3 115 (8.23%) Selenium
4 98 (7.01%) Visual Studio
5 86 (6.15%) TeamCity
6 74 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 59 (4.22%) Jenkins
8 58 (4.15%) MSTest
9 54 (3.86%) JIRA
10 53 (3.79%) Cucumber
11 44 (3.15%) WebDriver
12 33 (2.36%) Grunt
13 29 (2.07%) gulp
14 27 (1.93%) Subversion
15 26 (1.86%) Moq
15 26 (1.86%) SoapUI
16 23 (1.65%) Jasmine
17 21 (1.50%) Maven
17 21 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
18 20 (1.43%) Protractor
General
1 265 (18.96%) Finance
2 104 (7.44%) Retail
3 90 (6.44%) Games
4 73 (5.22%) Advertising
5 61 (4.36%) Marketing
6 52 (3.72%) Telecoms
7 45 (3.22%) Manufacturing
8 35 (2.50%) Electronics
9 30 (2.15%) Automotive
10 22 (1.57%) Legal
11 11 (0.79%) Banking
12 9 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.43%) Back Office
14 4 (0.29%) Law
14 4 (0.29%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.072%) Billing
16 1 (0.072%) Military
16 1 (0.072%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.072%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 998 (71.39%) Developer
2 585 (41.85%) .NET Developer
3 370 (26.47%) C# Developer
4 267 (19.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 195 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 175 (12.52%) Software Developer
7 146 (10.44%) Software Engineer
8 95 (6.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 93 (6.65%) Full Stack Developer
10 88 (6.29%) C# Software Developer
11 85 (6.08%) ASP.NET Developer
12 81 (5.79%) C# Software Engineer
13 80 (5.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 75 (5.36%) .NET Software Developer
14 75 (5.36%) SQL Developer
15 68 (4.86%) Senior C# Developer
16 66 (4.72%) Junior
17 61 (4.36%) .NET Software Engineer
18 60 (4.29%) Junior Developer
19 58 (4.15%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,132 (80.97%) .NET
2 656 (46.92%) ASP.NET
3 425 (30.40%) CSS
4 414 (29.61%) HTML
5 387 (27.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 383 (27.40%) AngularJS
7 268 (19.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 267 (19.10%) .NET Framework
9 247 (17.67%) WCF
10 217 (15.52%) RESTful
11 180 (12.88%) Web Services
12 177 (12.66%) jQuery
13 164 (11.73%) React
14 148 (10.59%) Entity Framework
15 136 (9.73%) WPF
16 133 (9.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 130 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 109 (7.80%) KnockoutJS
18 109 (7.80%) Node.js
19 107 (7.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 114 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 79 (5.65%) Mobile App
4 74 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
5 61 (4.36%) Fintech
6 46 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
7 44 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (3.15%) User Experience
8 31 (2.22%) iPhone
9 30 (2.15%) Social Network
10 19 (1.36%) Management Information System
11 11 (0.79%) Life Science
12 10 (0.72%) Algorithms
12 10 (0.72%) Data Structures
12 10 (0.72%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.64%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.50%) Robotics
15 6 (0.43%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.43%) NHS
15 6 (0.43%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 118 (8.44%) Windows
2 68 (4.86%) Android
3 33 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 21 (1.50%) Linux
5 9 (0.64%) Mac OS X
5 9 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.36%) Unix
7 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.072%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.072%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.072%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
2 633 (45.28%) MVC
3 350 (25.04%) TDD
4 335 (23.96%) Scrum
5 264 (18.88%) Software Engineering
6 212 (15.16%) OO
7 195 (13.95%) BDD
8 193 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
9 191 (13.66%) Web Development
10 174 (12.45%) Test Automation
11 153 (10.94%) Web Application Development
12 139 (9.94%) Kanban
13 129 (9.23%) SDLC
14 101 (7.22%) Microservices
15 100 (7.15%) Dependency Injection
15 100 (7.15%) Problem-Solving
16 98 (7.01%) OOP
17 94 (6.72%) SOLID
18 85 (6.08%) Mentoring
19 82 (5.87%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 599 (42.85%) JavaScript
2 476 (34.05%) SQL
3 221 (15.81%) Java
4 157 (11.23%) T-SQL
5 139 (9.94%) C++
6 127 (9.08%) Python
7 118 (8.44%) Ruby
8 108 (7.73%) TypeScript
9 68 (4.86%) VB.NET
10 53 (3.79%) C
11 51 (3.65%) PHP
12 42 (3.00%) PL/SQL
13 32 (2.29%) F#
14 23 (1.65%) PowerShell
15 22 (1.57%) Bash Shell
16 19 (1.36%) Go
17 13 (0.93%) Objective-C
18 11 (0.79%) Perl
19 10 (0.72%) Scala
20 9 (0.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 124 (8.87%) Degree
2 26 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (1.22%) ISEB
5 15 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.64%) CCNA
7 9 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.64%) MCSE
8 8 (0.57%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.43%) HNC
10 5 (0.36%) CISSP
10 5 (0.36%) MCSA
10 5 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
11 4 (0.29%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (0.29%) GIAC
11 4 (0.29%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (0.29%) SANS
11 4 (0.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (6.01%) QA
2 11 (0.79%) GCP
3 6 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.29%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.14%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) SLA
7 1 (0.072%) COBIT
7 1 (0.072%) GPG13
7 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.072%) MISRA
7 1 (0.072%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (2.79%) Docker
2 18 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.36%) vSphere
4 3 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.072%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.072%) Ceph
6 1 (0.072%) Firmware
6 1 (0.072%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 35 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 32 (2.29%) Kibana
3 22 (1.57%) Ansible
4 9 (0.64%) Puppet
5 6 (0.43%) Salt
6 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.14%) WSUS
8 1 (0.072%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.072%) Nessus
Vendors
1 327 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 74 (5.29%) Google
3 60 (4.29%) Oracle
4 46 (3.29%) Capita
4 46 (3.29%) Xamarin
5 45 (3.22%) Sitecore
6 44 (3.15%) SAP
7 32 (2.29%) Facebook
8 31 (2.22%) WorldPay
9 18 (1.29%) Twitter
10 10 (0.72%) Sage
11 8 (0.57%) Adobe
11 8 (0.57%) Tableau
12 6 (0.43%) Cisco
12 6 (0.43%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.36%) DevExpress
14 4 (0.29%) Cognizant
14 4 (0.29%) Pega
14 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.29%) Telerik