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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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 16 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 608 567 734
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 10.66% 14.42% 18.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.45% 26.35% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 419 496 606
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,708 2,152 2,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.47% 54.73% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,983 1,872 1,916
10th Percentile £37,250 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £73,088 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.18% -4.50% +11.11%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Manchester

C#
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in Manchester.

Salary trend for C# in Manchester

C#
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Salford -11 14 £50,000 -16.67%
Stockport +4 11 £47,500 +22.58% 4
Bolton -8 10 £55,000 +22.22%
Oldham -5 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Cheadle -1 6 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Wigan -6 6 £41,250 -19.51% 1
Bury -1 5 £45,000 +21.62%
Sale - 5 - -
Altrincham +9 4 £63,750 +70.00%
Rochdale -6 3 £44,833 +31.86%
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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#.

1 402 (66.12%) .NET
2 361 (59.38%) Agile
3 277 (45.56%) Azure
4 276 (45.39%) JavaScript
5 226 (37.17%) SQL
6 224 (36.84%) .NET Core
7 222 (36.51%) Software Engineering
8 212 (34.87%) DevOps
9 178 (29.28%) Microsoft
10 162 (26.64%) AngularJS
11 161 (26.48%) AWS
12 159 (26.15%) Java
13 157 (25.82%) React
14 137 (22.53%) Microservices
15 135 (22.20%) TDD
16 132 (21.71%) HTML
16 132 (21.71%) Python
17 131 (21.55%) Full Stack Development
18 119 (19.57%) Finance
19 118 (19.41%) Kubernetes
20 113 (18.59%) CSS
21 110 (18.09%) CI/CD
22 103 (16.94%) OO
23 101 (16.61%) SQL Server
24 97 (15.95%) MVC
25 92 (15.13%) Test Automation
25 92 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
26 88 (14.47%) TypeScript
27 86 (14.14%) Scrum
28 84 (13.82%) Docker

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 17 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.30%) IIS
3 9 (1.48%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (0.82%) Apache
4 5 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.82%) SAS
4 5 (0.82%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.66%) CMS
5 4 (0.66%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.49%) Confluence
6 3 (0.49%) Sitefinity
6 3 (0.49%) WinCC
7 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.16%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.16%) JBoss
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.66%) Maple
2 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.33%) Adobe XD
3 2 (0.33%) GIMP
3 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.33%) Pixelmator
3 2 (0.33%) Sketch
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.14%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.49%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.33%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 277 (45.56%) Azure
2 161 (26.48%) AWS
3 70 (11.51%) SaaS
3 70 (11.51%) Serverless
4 48 (7.89%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 46 (7.57%) GCP
6 37 (6.09%) Azure Functions
7 35 (5.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 27 (4.44%) Azure Logic Apps
9 25 (4.11%) Azure Pipelines
10 21 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
10 21 (3.45%) Azure Service Bus
11 19 (3.13%) Azure Service Fabric
12 17 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (2.47%) GitHub
14 13 (2.14%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 13 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (1.81%) Azure Monitor
16 9 (1.48%) PaaS
17 6 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.44%) HTTP
2 16 (2.63%) Internet
3 4 (0.66%) Network Security
3 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.49%) DNS
4 3 (0.49%) SAN
5 1 (0.16%) ATM
5 1 (0.16%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 37 (6.09%) Relational Database
4 27 (4.44%) Redis
5 25 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 22 (3.62%) MySQL
7 18 (2.96%) Big Data
8 17 (2.80%) Oracle Database
9 14 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (2.14%) Data Lake
10 13 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.81%) Bigtable
12 11 (1.81%) DB2
12 11 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 83 (13.65%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.29%) Selenium
3 18 (2.96%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.63%) JIRA
5 15 (2.47%) Visual Studio
6 13 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.64%) JMeter
7 10 (1.64%) Postman
7 10 (1.64%) Subversion
8 8 (1.32%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.15%) Maven
9 7 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.99%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.82%) Moq
12 4 (0.66%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.66%) eggPlant
12 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.66%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 119 (19.57%) Finance
2 83 (13.65%) Social Skills
3 60 (9.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 60 (9.87%) Public Sector
4 46 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (6.91%) Manufacturing
5 42 (6.91%) Retail
6 29 (4.77%) Telecoms
7 26 (4.28%) Marketing
8 24 (3.95%) Law
9 19 (3.13%) Legal
10 16 (2.63%) Automotive
10 16 (2.63%) Electronics
11 13 (2.14%) Aerospace
12 12 (1.97%) Games
13 11 (1.81%) Banking
14 9 (1.48%) Influencing Skills
14 9 (1.48%) Local Government
14 9 (1.48%) Presentation Skills
15 6 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 356 (58.55%) Developer
2 120 (19.74%) .NET Developer
3 92 (15.13%) Software Engineer
4 89 (14.64%) Software Developer
5 80 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 80 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 59 (9.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 35 (5.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 31 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
10 23 (3.78%) Lead Developer
10 23 (3.78%) Technical Leader
11 22 (3.62%) Architect
12 21 (3.45%) Trainee
13 20 (3.29%) Senior Software Developer
13 20 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
14 19 (3.13%) Trainee Developer
15 18 (2.96%) Trainee Software Developer
16 16 (2.63%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 16 (2.63%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (66.12%) .NET
2 224 (36.84%) .NET Core
3 162 (26.64%) AngularJS
4 157 (25.82%) React
5 132 (21.71%) HTML
6 113 (18.59%) CSS
7 79 (12.99%) .NET Framework
8 76 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 72 (11.84%) Vue.js
10 67 (11.02%) RESTful
11 60 (9.87%) REST
12 58 (9.54%) Node.js
13 54 (8.88%) HTML5
14 47 (7.73%) Web Services
15 46 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 45 (7.40%) jQuery
17 39 (6.41%) JSON
18 38 (6.25%) Entity Framework
18 38 (6.25%) Kafka
19 37 (6.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.22%) User Experience
2 41 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (6.41%) Self-Motivation
4 27 (4.44%) Data Structures
5 21 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 21 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.80%) Cloud Native
8 16 (2.63%) Blog
9 14 (2.30%) Cyberattack
10 12 (1.97%) Cybercrime
11 11 (1.81%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.32%) Cyber Defence
12 8 (1.32%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.32%) Tandem
13 6 (0.99%) IoT
14 5 (0.82%) NHS
15 4 (0.66%) EPoS
15 4 (0.66%) New Media
15 4 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 47 (7.73%) Linux
2 26 (4.28%) Android
3 25 (4.11%) Windows
4 22 (3.62%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.15%) Unix
7 5 (0.82%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (59.38%) Agile
2 222 (36.51%) Software Engineering
3 212 (34.87%) DevOps
4 137 (22.53%) Microservices
5 135 (22.20%) TDD
6 131 (21.55%) Full Stack Development
7 110 (18.09%) CI/CD
8 103 (16.94%) OO
9 97 (15.95%) MVC
10 92 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
10 92 (15.13%) Test Automation
11 86 (14.14%) Scrum
12 77 (12.66%) Mentoring
13 76 (12.50%) OOP
14 54 (8.88%) SDLC
15 52 (8.55%) Analytics
16 45 (7.40%) Collaborative Working
17 44 (7.24%) Infrastructure as Code
18 39 (6.41%) SOLID
19 35 (5.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 276 (45.39%) JavaScript
2 226 (37.17%) SQL
3 159 (26.15%) Java
4 132 (21.71%) Python
5 88 (14.47%) TypeScript
6 70 (11.51%) T-SQL
7 50 (8.22%) Scala
8 46 (7.57%) C++
9 42 (6.91%) Go
10 38 (6.25%) Kotlin
11 37 (6.09%) PowerShell
12 35 (5.76%) Ruby
13 19 (3.13%) PHP
14 17 (2.80%) F#
15 14 (2.30%) VB.NET
16 13 (2.14%) Apple Swift
17 12 (1.97%) Objective-C
18 9 (1.48%) C
18 9 (1.48%) ES6
19 8 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 60 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (5.92%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.61%) Degree
4 24 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.80%) CIW
5 17 (2.80%) OCA
5 17 (2.80%) OCP
5 17 (2.80%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.66%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.49%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.33%) CIPD
10 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.26%) QA
2 17 (2.80%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.33%) WCAG
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 84 (13.82%) Docker
2 2 (0.33%) Firmware
3 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 118 (19.41%) Kubernetes
2 60 (9.87%) Terraform
3 3 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.33%) Puppet
4 2 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 178 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.39%) Oracle
3 33 (5.43%) Google
4 23 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (2.96%) SAP
6 16 (2.63%) Dell
7 13 (2.14%) Databricks
7 13 (2.14%) Xamarin
8 11 (1.81%) NEC
8 11 (1.81%) Northgate
9 7 (1.15%) VMware
10 3 (0.49%) HP
10 3 (0.49%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.33%) Adobe
11 2 (0.33%) Perforce
11 2 (0.33%) Sage
12 1 (0.16%) Progress
12 1 (0.16%) Sun
12 1 (0.16%) Teradata
12 1 (0.16%) TOWER Software