Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1535 1476 1292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.31% 19.68% 17.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.26% 34.02% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1370 1199
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £28,700
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 4615 4339 3691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.06% 57.85% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3930 3837 3232
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £61,250 £55,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +1 109 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Bolton -1 79 £37,500 -16.67% 7
Altrincham -1 67 £42,500 +9.68% 5
Wigan 0 38 £40,000 +3.23% 3
Sale +5 21 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Salford -6 16 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Rochdale +19 15 £50,000 - 2
Oldham +5 14 £39,000 +20.00% 3
Cheadle -11 9 £40,000 +17.65% 3
Heywood - 7 £19,500 -
Bury -9 6 £40,000 +33.33% 2
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for C#.

1 1289 (83.97%) .NET
2 875 (57.00%) Agile Software Development
3 871 (56.74%) ASP.NET
4 842 (54.85%) MVC
5 712 (46.38%) SQL Server
6 675 (43.97%) JavaScript
7 556 (36.22%) SQL
8 525 (34.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 517 (33.68%) HTML
10 511 (33.29%) CSS
11 393 (25.60%) TDD
12 376 (24.50%) AngularJS
13 366 (23.84%) ASP.NET Web API
14 355 (23.13%) .NET Framework
15 352 (22.93%) jQuery
16 337 (21.95%) WCF
17 334 (21.76%) Scrum
18 324 (21.11%) Web Services
19 297 (19.35%) Microsoft
20 266 (17.33%) Finance
21 248 (16.16%) Software Engineering
22 226 (14.72%) Entity Framework
23 207 (13.49%) Test Automation
23 207 (13.49%) Java
24 203 (13.22%) OO
25 199 (12.96%) RESTful
26 197 (12.83%) BDD
26 197 (12.83%) Web Application Development
27 195 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
28 194 (12.64%) HTML5

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 71 (4.63%) CMS
2 35 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (2.15%) Umbraco
4 30 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 28 (1.82%) EPiServer
6 27 (1.76%) SharePoint
7 20 (1.30%) Apache
8 18 (1.17%) Apache Spark
9 11 (0.72%) Sitefinity
10 10 (0.65%) IIS
11 9 (0.59%) Drupal
12 7 (0.46%) Confluence
13 5 (0.33%) Kentico
13 5 (0.33%) nginx
14 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.20%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.13%) Apache Pig
16 2 (0.13%) OpenROAD
16 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.59%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.20%) SPSS
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.065%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 24 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.20%) Magento
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.13%) Epicor Tropos
3 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.13%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.065%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.065%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 182 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 159 (10.36%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.28%) SaaS
4 31 (2.02%) GitHub
4 31 (2.02%) Google Play
5 15 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
6 9 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.39%) Serverless
8 5 (0.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 5 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (0.33%) Office 365
9 4 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.26%) BlazeMeter
9 4 (0.26%) npm
10 3 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.20%) Slack
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.065%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.02%) HTTP
2 15 (0.98%) Internet
3 9 (0.59%) Bluetooth
3 9 (0.59%) Intranet
4 8 (0.52%) WinSCP
5 7 (0.46%) SMS
6 5 (0.33%) Broadband
6 5 (0.33%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.33%) SSL
6 5 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.20%) RS-232
7 3 (0.20%) WAN
8 2 (0.13%) AMQP
8 2 (0.13%) Firewall
8 2 (0.13%) LLU
9 1 (0.065%) GoToMeeting
9 1 (0.065%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.065%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 712 (46.38%) SQL Server
2 127 (8.27%) SQL Server 2016
3 90 (5.86%) MongoDB
4 79 (5.15%) NoSQL
5 76 (4.95%) MySQL
6 71 (4.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 65 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 53 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 37 (2.41%) Big Data
10 32 (2.08%) RavenDB
10 32 (2.08%) Relational Database
11 31 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 23 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 22 (1.43%) RDBMS
13 22 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
14 18 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
16 14 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 172 (11.21%) Git (software)
2 156 (10.16%) Visual Studio
3 127 (8.27%) Selenium
4 99 (6.45%) TeamCity
5 89 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 85 (5.54%) NUnit
7 79 (5.15%) Cucumber
8 73 (4.76%) Subversion
9 56 (3.65%) MSTest
10 55 (3.58%) Jenkins
11 51 (3.32%) WebDriver
12 39 (2.54%) JIRA
13 27 (1.76%) SpecFlow
14 22 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 19 (1.24%) JMeter
16 13 (0.85%) Grunt
17 12 (0.78%) SoapUI
18 11 (0.72%) FogBugz
18 11 (0.72%) ReSharper
18 11 (0.72%) SonarQube
General
1 266 (17.33%) Finance
2 93 (6.06%) Games
3 81 (5.28%) Marketing
4 60 (3.91%) Retail
5 57 (3.71%) Advertising
6 48 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 38 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 34 (2.21%) Law
9 30 (1.95%) Electronics
10 25 (1.63%) Back Office
11 19 (1.24%) Music Industry
12 12 (0.78%) Automotive
13 11 (0.72%) Legal
14 10 (0.65%) Banking
15 5 (0.33%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.33%) Billing
16 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.20%) Publishing
18 2 (0.13%) Military
19 1 (0.065%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1118 (72.83%) Developer
2 718 (46.78%) .NET Developer
3 494 (32.18%) C# Developer
4 358 (23.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 196 (12.77%) Software Developer
6 183 (11.92%) Senior Developer
7 176 (11.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 169 (11.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 123 (8.01%) C# Software Developer
10 117 (7.62%) Software Engineer
11 112 (7.30%) Senior .NET Developer
12 106 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 101 (6.58%) .NET Software Developer
14 85 (5.54%) Tester
15 77 (5.02%) Junior
16 75 (4.89%) Senior C# Developer
17 71 (4.63%) Automation Tester
18 68 (4.43%) Junior Developer
19 64 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
19 64 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1289 (83.97%) .NET
2 871 (56.74%) ASP.NET
3 525 (34.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 517 (33.68%) HTML
5 511 (33.29%) CSS
6 376 (24.50%) AngularJS
7 366 (23.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 355 (23.13%) .NET Framework
9 352 (22.93%) jQuery
10 337 (21.95%) WCF
11 324 (21.11%) Web Services
12 226 (14.72%) Entity Framework
13 199 (12.96%) RESTful
14 194 (12.64%) HTML5
15 188 (12.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 180 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 155 (10.10%) Node.js
18 143 (9.32%) WPF
19 136 (8.86%) KnockoutJS
20 131 (8.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 85 (5.54%) Mobile App
4 64 (4.17%) Fintech
5 58 (3.78%) N-Tier
6 49 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
7 44 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (2.80%) iPad
9 37 (2.41%) iPhone
10 32 (2.08%) Management Information System
11 29 (1.89%) User Experience
12 27 (1.76%) Social Network
13 26 (1.69%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
14 11 (0.72%) NHS
15 10 (0.65%) Life Science
16 7 (0.46%) Algorithms
16 7 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
17 6 (0.39%) Analytical Mindset
17 6 (0.39%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 88 (5.73%) Android
2 84 (5.47%) Windows
3 44 (2.87%) Apple iOS
4 25 (1.63%) Linux
5 8 (0.52%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.39%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.20%) Unix
7 3 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 875 (57.00%) Agile Software Development
2 842 (54.85%) MVC
3 393 (25.60%) TDD
4 334 (21.76%) Scrum
5 248 (16.16%) Software Engineering
6 207 (13.49%) Test Automation
7 203 (13.22%) OO
8 197 (12.83%) BDD
8 197 (12.83%) Web Application Development
9 195 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
10 193 (12.57%) Web Development
11 143 (9.32%) OOP
12 140 (9.12%) Dependency Injection
13 137 (8.93%) SDLC
14 115 (7.49%) SOLID
15 106 (6.91%) Kanban
16 90 (5.86%) Test Scripting
17 85 (5.54%) SOA
18 77 (5.02%) DevOps
19 75 (4.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 675 (43.97%) JavaScript
2 556 (36.22%) SQL
3 207 (13.49%) Java
4 131 (8.53%) Ruby
5 107 (6.97%) C++
6 106 (6.91%) T-SQL
7 82 (5.34%) Python
8 80 (5.21%) VB.NET
9 63 (4.10%) TypeScript
10 43 (2.80%) C
11 39 (2.54%) PHP
12 37 (2.41%) PL/SQL
13 33 (2.15%) F#
14 25 (1.63%) Objective-C
15 24 (1.56%) Scala
16 18 (1.17%) VB
17 17 (1.11%) Apple Swift
17 17 (1.11%) Clojure
17 17 (1.11%) Haskell
18 16 (1.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 174 (11.34%) Degree
2 29 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.11%) ISTQB
6 12 (0.78%) MCP
7 11 (0.72%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.72%) ISEB
8 8 (0.52%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.39%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.39%) HND
10 5 (0.33%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.26%) PhD
12 3 (0.20%) CCNA
12 3 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.20%) MCSA
12 3 (0.20%) MCSE
12 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (6.64%) QA
2 19 (1.24%) SLA
3 7 (0.46%) ISO 13485
4 4 (0.26%) PMO
5 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.20%) WAI
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.13%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.065%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.065%) HL7
7 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.065%) TickIT
System Software
1 25 (1.63%) Docker
2 7 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.065%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (2.02%) Kibana
2 8 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.52%) Puppet
3 6 (0.39%) Ansible
4 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.13%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.13%) Salt
6 1 (0.065%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.065%) Nagios
6 1 (0.065%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.065%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.065%) Terraform
6 1 (0.065%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 297 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 66 (4.30%) Google
3 52 (3.39%) Facebook
4 44 (2.87%) Xamarin
5 38 (2.48%) SAP
6 37 (2.41%) Sitecore
7 26 (1.69%) Oracle
8 24 (1.56%) Capita
9 19 (1.24%) Twitter
10 10 (0.65%) Atlassian
11 9 (0.59%) IBM
12 4 (0.26%) Epicor
12 4 (0.26%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.26%) Rackspace
12 4 (0.26%) WorldPay
13 3 (0.20%) Apple
13 3 (0.20%) Citrix
13 3 (0.20%) HP
14 2 (0.13%) Adobe
14 2 (0.13%) EMC