Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,340 1,474 1,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.71% 19.76% 20.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.17% 33.63% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,215 1,320 1,414
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,975 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 3,810 4,383 4,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.05% 58.76% 59.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,255 3,712 3,861
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £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 January 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 16 January 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
Altrincham -10 74 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Stockport -3 49 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Bolton 0 30 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Salford 0 21 £47,500 +26.67% 5
Bury +3 14 £47,500 -17.39% 10
Wigan -16 9 £40,000 +14.29% 7
Rochdale +11 7 £48,750 -2.50%
Oldham -1 7 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £35,000 -
Cheadle +3 3 £40,000 - 5
Heywood -7 1 £32,500 +66.67% 1
Sale -11 1 £45,000 +5.88%
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 1,093 (81.57%) .NET
2 743 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
3 685 (51.12%) ASP.NET
4 648 (48.36%) SQL Server
5 645 (48.13%) MVC
6 573 (42.76%) JavaScript
7 468 (34.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 453 (33.81%) HTML
9 431 (32.16%) AngularJS
10 414 (30.90%) CSS
11 358 (26.72%) Microsoft Azure
12 353 (26.34%) ASP.NET Web API
13 346 (25.82%) SQL
14 337 (25.15%) TDD
15 313 (23.36%) Microsoft
16 280 (20.90%) Scrum
17 269 (20.07%) Finance
18 252 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
19 242 (18.06%) Web Application Development
20 240 (17.91%) SQL Server 2016
21 226 (16.87%) RESTful
22 216 (16.12%) Greenfield Project
23 211 (15.75%) .NET Framework
24 191 (14.25%) BDD
25 190 (14.18%) Software Engineering
26 185 (13.81%) Java
27 182 (13.58%) OO
27 182 (13.58%) .NET Core
28 179 (13.36%) Kanban
29 169 (12.61%) WCF

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 55 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (2.69%) IIS
3 21 (1.57%) CMS
4 16 (1.19%) Confluence
5 13 (0.97%) nginx
6 12 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.45%) Apache
7 6 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.45%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.37%) Sitefinity
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.22%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.22%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.22%) Kentico
11 2 (0.15%) OpenROAD
11 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.15%) WordPress
12 1 (0.075%) Drupal
12 1 (0.075%) EPiServer
Applications
1 7 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (0.52%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (0.37%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.075%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.15%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.075%) Magento
4 1 (0.075%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.075%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.075%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 358 (26.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 149 (11.12%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
4 24 (1.79%) Google Play
5 20 (1.49%) SaaS
6 18 (1.34%) GitHub
7 15 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (0.82%) NuGet
9 9 (0.67%) Serverless
10 6 (0.45%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.37%) PaaS
12 4 (0.30%) IaaS
12 4 (0.30%) npm
13 3 (0.22%) BlazeMeter
14 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.15%) Azure Functions
14 2 (0.15%) BrowserStack
15 1 (0.075%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 84 (6.27%) Internet
2 31 (2.31%) Broadband
3 15 (1.12%) HTTP
4 7 (0.52%) Bluetooth
5 6 (0.45%) Firewall
5 6 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.37%) AMQP
6 5 (0.37%) Intranet
6 5 (0.37%) RFID
6 5 (0.37%) RS-232
6 5 (0.37%) VoIP
7 4 (0.30%) RS-485
8 3 (0.22%) SSL
9 1 (0.075%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.075%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.075%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 648 (48.36%) SQL Server
2 240 (17.91%) SQL Server 2016
3 138 (10.30%) NoSQL
4 81 (6.04%) MongoDB
5 66 (4.93%) Relational Database
6 52 (3.88%) MySQL
7 27 (2.01%) RavenDB
7 27 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (1.94%) RDBMS
9 20 (1.49%) Big Data
9 20 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (1.42%) Redis
10 19 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (0.52%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.45%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.37%) Blockchain
15 4 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.30%) Riak
Development Applications
1 167 (12.46%) Git (software)
2 109 (8.13%) Visual Studio
3 64 (4.78%) NUnit
3 64 (4.78%) TeamCity
4 60 (4.48%) JIRA
5 57 (4.25%) Selenium
6 52 (3.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 51 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (3.58%) MSTest
9 26 (1.94%) Jenkins
10 23 (1.72%) Bitbucket
11 22 (1.64%) Subversion
12 20 (1.49%) Cucumber
12 20 (1.49%) WebDriver
13 17 (1.27%) SoapUI
14 14 (1.04%) Maven
15 12 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (0.90%) Grunt
15 12 (0.90%) Mercurial
15 12 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 269 (20.07%) Finance
2 136 (10.15%) Games
3 47 (3.51%) Marketing
4 32 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 24 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 21 (1.57%) Retail
7 14 (1.04%) Electronics
8 11 (0.82%) Advertising
9 10 (0.75%) Banking
9 10 (0.75%) Publishing
10 9 (0.67%) Back Office
10 9 (0.67%) Legal
11 8 (0.60%) Law
12 6 (0.45%) Automotive
13 5 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.22%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.075%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.075%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,040 (77.61%) Developer
2 616 (45.97%) .NET Developer
3 493 (36.79%) C# Developer
4 309 (23.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 187 (13.96%) Software Developer
6 142 (10.60%) Senior Developer
7 115 (8.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 108 (8.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 105 (7.84%) C# Software Developer
10 92 (6.87%) WPF Developer
11 91 (6.79%) C# WPF Developer
12 84 (6.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 84 (6.27%) Software Engineer
13 79 (5.90%) .NET Software Developer
14 77 (5.75%) Lead Developer
15 67 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
16 62 (4.63%) Full Stack Developer
17 56 (4.18%) Junior
17 56 (4.18%) Senior C# Developer
18 55 (4.10%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,093 (81.57%) .NET
2 685 (51.12%) ASP.NET
3 468 (34.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 453 (33.81%) HTML
5 431 (32.16%) AngularJS
6 414 (30.90%) CSS
7 353 (26.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 226 (16.87%) RESTful
9 211 (15.75%) .NET Framework
10 182 (13.58%) .NET Core
11 169 (12.61%) WCF
12 150 (11.19%) jQuery
13 147 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 142 (10.60%) Node.js
15 130 (9.70%) WPF
16 123 (9.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 117 (8.73%) React
18 115 (8.58%) Web Services
19 109 (8.13%) Entity Framework
20 107 (7.99%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 216 (16.12%) Greenfield Project
2 123 (9.18%) Fintech
3 100 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (5.97%) User Experience
5 56 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
6 53 (3.96%) Mobile App
7 42 (3.13%) Algorithms
8 31 (2.31%) Data Structures
9 25 (1.87%) Tandem
10 24 (1.79%) BBC
10 24 (1.79%) iPhone
10 24 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
10 24 (1.79%) Social Media
10 24 (1.79%) Social Network
11 18 (1.34%) Derivative
12 14 (1.04%) Blog
13 12 (0.90%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.67%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.45%) Data Centre
15 6 (0.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 101 (7.54%) Windows
2 67 (5.00%) Linux
3 55 (4.10%) Android
4 22 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 13 (0.97%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.30%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.30%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.075%) VME
8 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 743 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
2 645 (48.13%) MVC
3 337 (25.15%) TDD
4 280 (20.90%) Scrum
5 252 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
6 242 (18.06%) Web Application Development
7 191 (14.25%) BDD
8 190 (14.18%) Software Engineering
9 182 (13.58%) OO
10 179 (13.36%) Kanban
11 155 (11.57%) Dependency Injection
12 123 (9.18%) Web Development
13 101 (7.54%) MVVM
13 101 (7.54%) Test Automation
14 97 (7.24%) DevOps
15 92 (6.87%) Asset Management
15 92 (6.87%) Problem-Solving
16 89 (6.64%) Microservices
17 88 (6.57%) SDLC
18 87 (6.49%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 573 (42.76%) JavaScript
2 346 (25.82%) SQL
3 185 (13.81%) Java
4 123 (9.18%) C++
5 121 (9.03%) Python
6 97 (7.24%) T-SQL
7 94 (7.01%) Ruby
8 88 (6.57%) TypeScript
9 56 (4.18%) PHP
10 43 (3.21%) VB.NET
11 39 (2.91%) C
12 25 (1.87%) PL/SQL
13 19 (1.42%) VB
14 18 (1.34%) R
15 15 (1.12%) Objective-C
15 15 (1.12%) Perl
16 14 (1.04%) Go
17 12 (0.90%) Apple Swift
18 11 (0.82%) ES6
18 11 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 109 (8.13%) Degree
2 18 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.45%) MCP
4 6 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.30%) CCNA
5 4 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.30%) MCSE
6 3 (0.22%) CISSP
6 3 (0.22%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.22%) GIAC
6 3 (0.22%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (0.22%) SANS
6 3 (0.22%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.22%) SSCP
7 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.96%) QA
2 5 (0.37%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.075%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.075%) HL7
System Software
1 50 (3.73%) Docker
2 6 (0.45%) Firmware
3 5 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.30%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.22%) vSphere
6 1 (0.075%) HDFS
6 1 (0.075%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.075%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (3.21%) Salt
2 40 (2.99%) Ansible
3 8 (0.60%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.37%) Mesos
4 5 (0.37%) Puppet
5 4 (0.30%) cPanel
6 3 (0.22%) SCCM
6 3 (0.22%) Terraform
7 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.075%) Consul
8 1 (0.075%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.075%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.075%) Istio
8 1 (0.075%) SCOM
Vendors
1 313 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 60 (4.48%) Google
3 48 (3.58%) Facebook
4 27 (2.01%) Xamarin
5 24 (1.79%) Apple
5 24 (1.79%) Sony
5 24 (1.79%) Twitter
5 24 (1.79%) Yahoo!
6 18 (1.34%) Oracle
7 8 (0.60%) Telerik
8 7 (0.52%) Sitecore
8 7 (0.52%) WorldPay
9 6 (0.45%) SAP
10 4 (0.30%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.30%) CA
10 4 (0.30%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.30%) IFS
10 4 (0.30%) Sage
10 4 (0.30%) Unisys
11 3 (0.22%) Pega