Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,423 1,536 1,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.47% 19.30% 19.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.30% 33.27% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,277 1,389 1,387
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £61,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 4,149 4,617 4,329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.77% 58.02% 57.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,507 3,939 3,831
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,850 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 16 November 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 16 November 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
Altrincham -7 82 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Stockport -6 43 £43,750 +9.38% 19
Bolton +1 40 £37,500 - 11
Salford +1 33 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Bury +11 22 £47,500 +35.71% 10
Rochdale +8 17 £48,750 -2.50% 4
Wigan -19 16 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Oldham -1 12 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 10 £35,000 -
Cheadle +3 7 £37,750 -5.63% 4
Sale -13 3 £42,500 -
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 1,141 (80.18%) .NET
2 811 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
3 706 (49.61%) ASP.NET
4 672 (47.22%) MVC
5 638 (44.83%) SQL Server
6 635 (44.62%) JavaScript
7 479 (33.66%) HTML
8 455 (31.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 446 (31.34%) AngularJS
10 439 (30.85%) CSS
11 371 (26.07%) SQL
11 371 (26.07%) TDD
11 371 (26.07%) ASP.NET Web API
12 331 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
13 310 (21.78%) Scrum
14 297 (20.87%) Microsoft
15 288 (20.24%) Finance
16 274 (19.26%) Continuous Integration
17 243 (17.08%) .NET Framework
18 237 (16.65%) RESTful
19 227 (15.95%) SQL Server 2016
20 224 (15.74%) Web Application Development
21 203 (14.27%) Software Engineering
22 202 (14.20%) BDD
23 197 (13.84%) Java
24 193 (13.56%) WCF
25 185 (13.00%) Greenfield Project
26 181 (12.72%) Git (software)
27 179 (12.58%) Kanban
28 171 (12.02%) OO

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 61 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (3.23%) IIS
3 34 (2.39%) CMS
4 19 (1.34%) Confluence
5 12 (0.84%) nginx
6 11 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 9 (0.63%) Apache Pig
7 9 (0.63%) Sitefinity
7 9 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.35%) Apache
9 5 (0.35%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.28%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.21%) Kentico
12 2 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.14%) Drupal
12 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.070%) Content Management Server
13 1 (0.070%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.35%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.070%) Mingle
4 1 (0.070%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.14%) Magento
4 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.070%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.070%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.070%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.070%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.070%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 331 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (9.98%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 25 (1.76%) Google Play
4 25 (1.76%) SaaS
5 21 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (0.98%) GitHub
7 13 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (0.77%) NuGet
9 8 (0.56%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.49%) PaaS
11 5 (0.35%) Serverless
12 4 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.28%) BlazeMeter
12 4 (0.28%) IaaS
13 3 (0.21%) npm
14 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.070%) AWS Lambda
15 1 (0.070%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 86 (6.04%) Internet
2 27 (1.90%) Broadband
3 21 (1.48%) HTTP
4 15 (1.05%) Intranet
5 11 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.63%) Firewall
7 7 (0.49%) AMQP
7 7 (0.49%) SSL
8 6 (0.42%) RS-232
8 6 (0.42%) VoIP
9 4 (0.28%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.28%) RS-485
10 3 (0.21%) RFID
10 3 (0.21%) SMS
10 3 (0.21%) WAN
11 1 (0.070%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.070%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.070%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.070%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 638 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 227 (15.95%) SQL Server 2016
3 120 (8.43%) NoSQL
4 96 (6.75%) MongoDB
5 57 (4.01%) Relational Database
6 53 (3.72%) MySQL
7 30 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (2.04%) RDBMS
9 28 (1.97%) Big Data
9 28 (1.97%) RavenDB
10 24 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (0.98%) Blockchain
12 14 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (0.91%) Hadoop
14 12 (0.84%) Apache Hive
14 12 (0.84%) Redis
15 10 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
16 9 (0.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 181 (12.72%) Git (software)
2 123 (8.64%) Visual Studio
3 90 (6.32%) Selenium
4 84 (5.90%) TeamCity
5 76 (5.34%) JIRA
6 75 (5.27%) NUnit
7 53 (3.72%) MSTest
7 53 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 50 (3.51%) Jenkins
9 47 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
10 30 (2.11%) Cucumber
10 30 (2.11%) Subversion
11 28 (1.97%) Bitbucket
12 26 (1.83%) SpecFlow
12 26 (1.83%) WebDriver
13 19 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 19 (1.34%) Grunt
14 17 (1.19%) Protractor
15 16 (1.12%) Jasmine
15 16 (1.12%) Maven
General
1 288 (20.24%) Finance
2 141 (9.91%) Games
3 55 (3.87%) Marketing
4 45 (3.16%) Retail
5 40 (2.81%) Manufacturing
6 38 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.83%) Electronics
8 17 (1.19%) Banking
9 15 (1.05%) Law
10 14 (0.98%) Advertising
11 13 (0.91%) Legal
12 10 (0.70%) Automotive
13 7 (0.49%) Back Office
14 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.35%) Military
16 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.070%) Dutch Language
17 1 (0.070%) French Language
17 1 (0.070%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,118 (78.57%) Developer
2 651 (45.75%) .NET Developer
3 515 (36.19%) C# Developer
4 342 (24.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 199 (13.98%) Software Developer
6 172 (12.09%) Senior Developer
7 117 (8.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 112 (7.87%) C# Software Developer
9 111 (7.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 99 (6.96%) Software Engineer
11 88 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 87 (6.11%) .NET Software Developer
13 85 (5.97%) Lead Developer
14 82 (5.76%) Full Stack Developer
15 80 (5.62%) WPF Developer
16 78 (5.48%) C# WPF Developer
17 73 (5.13%) Web Developer
18 71 (4.99%) Senior .NET Developer
19 70 (4.92%) Junior
20 69 (4.85%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,141 (80.18%) .NET
2 706 (49.61%) ASP.NET
3 479 (33.66%) HTML
4 455 (31.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 446 (31.34%) AngularJS
6 439 (30.85%) CSS
7 371 (26.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 243 (17.08%) .NET Framework
9 237 (16.65%) RESTful
10 193 (13.56%) WCF
11 168 (11.81%) .NET Core
12 150 (10.54%) jQuery
12 150 (10.54%) Node.js
13 142 (9.98%) HTML5
14 140 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 138 (9.70%) Entity Framework
16 134 (9.42%) React
17 133 (9.35%) Web Services
18 128 (9.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 125 (8.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 185 (13.00%) Greenfield Project
2 112 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (7.31%) Fintech
4 95 (6.68%) Computer Science
5 78 (5.48%) User Experience
6 64 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
7 54 (3.79%) Mobile App
8 28 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 26 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
9 26 (1.83%) Social Network
10 25 (1.76%) iPhone
11 21 (1.48%) Data Structures
11 21 (1.48%) Tandem
12 20 (1.41%) BBC
12 20 (1.41%) Social Media
13 17 (1.19%) Blog
14 15 (1.05%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.63%) Derivative
15 9 (0.63%) N-Tier
16 6 (0.42%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 111 (7.80%) Windows
2 74 (5.20%) Linux
3 70 (4.92%) Android
4 35 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.05%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.28%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.070%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.070%) Unix
10 1 (0.070%) VME
10 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 811 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (47.22%) MVC
3 371 (26.07%) TDD
4 310 (21.78%) Scrum
5 274 (19.26%) Continuous Integration
6 224 (15.74%) Web Application Development
7 203 (14.27%) Software Engineering
8 202 (14.20%) BDD
9 179 (12.58%) Kanban
10 171 (12.02%) OO
11 162 (11.38%) Web Development
12 142 (9.98%) Test Automation
13 139 (9.77%) Dependency Injection
14 109 (7.66%) DevOps
15 101 (7.10%) Problem-Solving
16 99 (6.96%) SDLC
17 98 (6.89%) Unit Testing
18 96 (6.75%) MVVM
19 92 (6.47%) Mentoring
20 81 (5.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 635 (44.62%) JavaScript
2 371 (26.07%) SQL
3 197 (13.84%) Java
4 114 (8.01%) C++
5 106 (7.45%) Python
6 97 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 89 (6.25%) Ruby
8 85 (5.97%) TypeScript
9 53 (3.72%) PHP
10 46 (3.23%) VB.NET
11 45 (3.16%) C
12 25 (1.76%) PL/SQL
13 24 (1.69%) VB
14 17 (1.19%) PowerShell
15 14 (0.98%) Go
16 13 (0.91%) Scala
17 12 (0.84%) Objective-C
18 10 (0.70%) R
19 9 (0.63%) VBA
20 8 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 125 (8.78%) Degree
2 25 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.84%) DV Cleared
4 12 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.70%) ISEB
5 10 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.56%) CCNA
6 8 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (0.56%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.49%) CISSP
7 7 (0.49%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (0.49%) GIAC
7 7 (0.49%) Linux+ Certification
7 7 (0.49%) MCSE
7 7 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (0.49%) SANS
7 7 (0.49%) SSCP
8 3 (0.21%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.21%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.50%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) SLA
3 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.21%) ISO 13485
3 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.070%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.070%) HL7
4 1 (0.070%) ISO 15765
4 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (4.64%) Docker
2 8 (0.56%) Firmware
3 7 (0.49%) vSphere
4 6 (0.42%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.070%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.070%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.070%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.070%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.070%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (3.09%) Salt
2 38 (2.67%) Ansible
3 15 (1.05%) Kubernetes
4 14 (0.98%) Puppet
5 7 (0.49%) Kibana
6 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.28%) cPanel
7 4 (0.28%) Terraform
8 3 (0.21%) Istio
8 3 (0.21%) SCCM
8 3 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.070%) Consul
9 1 (0.070%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.070%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.070%) Mesos
9 1 (0.070%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 297 (20.87%) Microsoft
2 71 (4.99%) Google
3 47 (3.30%) Facebook
4 40 (2.81%) Xamarin
5 26 (1.83%) Oracle
6 25 (1.76%) Twitter
7 20 (1.41%) Apple
7 20 (1.41%) Sony
7 20 (1.41%) Yahoo!
8 14 (0.98%) SAP
9 8 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.56%) Telerik
9 8 (0.56%) WorldPay
10 5 (0.35%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.28%) CA
11 4 (0.28%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.28%) IFS
11 4 (0.28%) Intapp
11 4 (0.28%) Sage
11 4 (0.28%) Unisys