Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,389 1,602 1,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.01% 19.77% 19.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.34% 33.70% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,246 1,429 1,314
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,400 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £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 4,295 4,754 4,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.80% 58.66% 56.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,669 4,081 3,599
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +2 69 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Stockport -6 52 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Bolton +1 46 £37,500 - 13
Bury +12 45 £37,500 -16.67% 11
Salford +1 39 £47,500 +26.67% 11
Rochdale +15 18 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Oldham -1 17 £21,500 -42.67% 2
Wigan -20 15 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Cheadle -3 11 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 11 £35,000 - 1
Sale -2 9 £42,500 - 8
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 1,103 (79.41%) .NET
2 812 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
3 667 (48.02%) ASP.NET
4 645 (46.44%) MVC
5 622 (44.78%) JavaScript
6 579 (41.68%) SQL Server
7 458 (32.97%) HTML
8 452 (32.54%) AngularJS
9 429 (30.89%) CSS
10 413 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 400 (28.80%) SQL
12 351 (25.27%) TDD
13 334 (24.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 318 (22.89%) Scrum
15 295 (21.24%) Microsoft
16 284 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
17 270 (19.44%) Finance
18 256 (18.43%) .NET Framework
19 239 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
20 233 (16.77%) RESTful
21 209 (15.05%) Software Engineering
22 206 (14.83%) Java
23 196 (14.11%) WCF
24 194 (13.97%) SQL Server 2016
25 191 (13.75%) BDD
26 189 (13.61%) Web Application Development
27 176 (12.67%) Git (software)
28 172 (12.38%) Web Development
29 168 (12.10%) React
30 167 (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 63 (4.54%) Elasticsearch
2 45 (3.24%) CMS
3 37 (2.66%) IIS
4 22 (1.58%) Umbraco
5 20 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 17 (1.22%) Apache Pig
8 14 (1.01%) Apache Spark
9 11 (0.79%) Sitefinity
10 10 (0.72%) Confluence
11 9 (0.65%) EPiServer
12 8 (0.58%) nginx
13 5 (0.36%) Apache
13 5 (0.36%) Content Management Server
14 4 (0.29%) Drupal
14 4 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.22%) Appian
16 2 (0.14%) DNN
16 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (0.22%) InDesign
4 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.072%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.072%) Mingle
5 1 (0.072%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 32 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.072%) Magento
6 1 (0.072%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.072%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.072%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.072%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 284 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 141 (10.15%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.16%) SaaS
4 26 (1.87%) Google Play
5 25 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (1.58%) Dynamics 365
7 14 (1.01%) GitHub
7 14 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.58%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.58%) NuGet
9 7 (0.50%) npm
10 5 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.36%) BlazeMeter
11 4 (0.29%) PaaS
12 3 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.22%) Serverless
13 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.14%) BrowserStack
14 1 (0.072%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.75%) Internet
2 20 (1.44%) HTTP
3 19 (1.37%) Broadband
4 18 (1.30%) Intranet
5 14 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.79%) Firewall
7 10 (0.72%) SSL
8 7 (0.50%) AMQP
9 5 (0.36%) RS-232
9 5 (0.36%) WAN
10 3 (0.22%) SMS
11 2 (0.14%) RS-485
11 2 (0.14%) Skype
11 2 (0.14%) VoIP
12 1 (0.072%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.072%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.072%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.072%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.072%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.072%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 579 (41.68%) SQL Server
2 194 (13.97%) SQL Server 2016
3 124 (8.93%) MongoDB
4 95 (6.84%) NoSQL
5 57 (4.10%) Relational Database
6 48 (3.46%) MySQL
7 42 (3.02%) Big Data
8 39 (2.81%) RDBMS
9 29 (2.09%) Blockchain
10 28 (2.02%) RavenDB
11 27 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 25 (1.80%) Hadoop
14 21 (1.51%) Apache Hive
15 19 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (1.15%) Redis
17 14 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
19 10 (0.72%) Oracle Database
20 9 (0.65%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 176 (12.67%) Git (software)
2 110 (7.92%) Selenium
3 108 (7.78%) Visual Studio
4 91 (6.55%) TeamCity
5 89 (6.41%) NUnit
6 73 (5.26%) JIRA
7 62 (4.46%) Jenkins
8 59 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (3.60%) MSTest
10 42 (3.02%) Octopus Deploy
11 35 (2.52%) Cucumber
12 31 (2.23%) WebDriver
13 30 (2.16%) Grunt
13 30 (2.16%) SpecFlow
14 24 (1.73%) Subversion
15 23 (1.66%) Moq
16 22 (1.58%) Bitbucket
17 21 (1.51%) gulp
18 20 (1.44%) Jasmine
18 20 (1.44%) SoapUI
General
1 270 (19.44%) Finance
2 124 (8.93%) Games
3 59 (4.25%) Retail
4 52 (3.74%) Marketing
5 37 (2.66%) Manufacturing
6 32 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 28 (2.02%) Electronics
8 21 (1.51%) Advertising
9 20 (1.44%) Automotive
10 16 (1.15%) Banking
11 15 (1.08%) Law
11 15 (1.08%) Legal
12 11 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.36%) Military
14 4 (0.29%) Back Office
15 1 (0.072%) German Language
15 1 (0.072%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.072%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 1,083 (77.97%) Developer
2 617 (44.42%) .NET Developer
3 448 (32.25%) C# Developer
4 302 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 187 (13.46%) Software Developer
6 184 (13.25%) Senior Developer
7 111 (7.99%) Software Engineer
8 110 (7.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 97 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
10 96 (6.91%) C# Software Developer
11 89 (6.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 82 (5.90%) .NET Software Developer
13 81 (5.83%) Lead Developer
14 77 (5.54%) Senior .NET Developer
15 75 (5.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 74 (5.33%) C# Software Engineer
16 74 (5.33%) Junior
17 65 (4.68%) Web Developer
18 63 (4.54%) Senior C# Developer
19 61 (4.39%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,103 (79.41%) .NET
2 667 (48.02%) ASP.NET
3 458 (32.97%) HTML
4 452 (32.54%) AngularJS
5 429 (30.89%) CSS
6 413 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 334 (24.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 256 (18.43%) .NET Framework
9 233 (16.77%) RESTful
10 196 (14.11%) WCF
11 168 (12.10%) React
12 148 (10.66%) Node.js
13 144 (10.37%) Entity Framework
14 141 (10.15%) jQuery
14 141 (10.15%) Web Services
15 134 (9.65%) HTML5
16 126 (9.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 124 (8.93%) WPF
18 123 (8.86%) .NET Core
19 120 (8.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 138 (9.94%) Greenfield Project
2 110 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 79 (5.69%) Fintech
5 64 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
6 59 (4.25%) Mobile App
6 59 (4.25%) User Experience
7 31 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
8 26 (1.87%) iPhone
9 24 (1.73%) Social Network
10 19 (1.37%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.15%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.94%) Tandem
13 12 (0.86%) BBC
13 12 (0.86%) Blog
13 12 (0.86%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.86%) N-Tier
13 12 (0.86%) Social Media
14 8 (0.58%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 102 (7.34%) Windows
2 71 (5.11%) Android
3 62 (4.46%) Linux
4 38 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 13 (0.94%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.43%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.22%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.14%) Unix
12 1 (0.072%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.072%) VME
12 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 812 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 645 (46.44%) MVC
3 351 (25.27%) TDD
4 318 (22.89%) Scrum
5 239 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
6 209 (15.05%) Software Engineering
7 191 (13.75%) BDD
8 189 (13.61%) Web Application Development
9 172 (12.38%) Web Development
10 167 (12.02%) OO
11 166 (11.95%) Test Automation
12 158 (11.38%) Kanban
13 118 (8.50%) Dependency Injection
14 116 (8.35%) SDLC
15 102 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
16 96 (6.91%) DevOps
17 94 (6.77%) Mentoring
18 92 (6.62%) Microservices
19 89 (6.41%) Unit Testing
20 88 (6.34%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 622 (44.78%) JavaScript
2 400 (28.80%) SQL
3 206 (14.83%) Java
4 109 (7.85%) T-SQL
5 108 (7.78%) C++
6 105 (7.56%) Python
7 93 (6.70%) Ruby
8 90 (6.48%) TypeScript
9 60 (4.32%) PHP
10 51 (3.67%) VB.NET
11 49 (3.53%) C
12 31 (2.23%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.51%) PowerShell
14 20 (1.44%) Scala
15 18 (1.30%) VB
16 17 (1.22%) F#
16 17 (1.22%) Objective-C
17 15 (1.08%) Bash Shell
18 10 (0.72%) Go
19 9 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 125 (9.00%) Degree
2 30 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.22%) DV Cleared
4 17 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.08%) ISEB
6 13 (0.94%) CCNA
6 13 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.86%) MCSE
8 10 (0.72%) CISSP
8 10 (0.72%) CompTIA Security+
8 10 (0.72%) GIAC
8 10 (0.72%) Linux+ Certification
8 10 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
8 10 (0.72%) SANS
8 10 (0.72%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.72%) SSCP
9 9 (0.65%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.50%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (5.69%) QA
2 8 (0.58%) SLA
3 5 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.14%) GCP
5 1 (0.072%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.072%) HL7
5 1 (0.072%) ISO 15765
5 1 (0.072%) MISRA
5 1 (0.072%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (4.32%) Docker
2 11 (0.79%) vSphere
3 7 (0.50%) Firmware
4 6 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.36%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.072%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.072%) HDFS
6 1 (0.072%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.072%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.072%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (2.52%) Salt
2 29 (2.09%) Ansible
3 18 (1.30%) Kibana
4 17 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 15 (1.08%) Puppet
6 5 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.29%) Terraform
8 3 (0.22%) Istio
8 3 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.22%) SCCM
9 2 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.14%) WSUS
10 1 (0.072%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.072%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 295 (21.24%) Microsoft
2 78 (5.62%) Google
3 42 (3.02%) Capita
3 42 (3.02%) Xamarin
4 36 (2.59%) Facebook
5 35 (2.52%) Oracle
6 25 (1.80%) Sitecore
7 19 (1.37%) Twitter
8 17 (1.22%) SAP
9 12 (0.86%) Apple
9 12 (0.86%) Sony
9 12 (0.86%) Yahoo!
10 10 (0.72%) WorldPay
11 6 (0.43%) DevExpress
11 6 (0.43%) Tableau
11 6 (0.43%) Telerik
12 5 (0.36%) Adobe
12 5 (0.36%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.29%) CA
13 4 (0.29%) Cisco