Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 12 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 101 182 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 10.14% 14.16% 14.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.46% 26.42% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 92 162 121
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,525 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £48,850 £52,500 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 547 689 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 54.92% 53.62% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 411 491 336
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Merseyside

C#
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# in Merseyside.

Salary trend for C# in Merseyside

C#
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Merseyside

C#
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 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
Liverpool -5 58 £35,000 -5.41% 6
Wirral -1 15 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Southport +1 10 £40,000 +6.67% 1
St Helens -2 6 £25,000 -23.08%
Prescot -4 3 £40,000 +23.08%
Birkenhead 0 2 £32,500 -18.75%
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for C#.

1 81 (80.20%) .NET
2 68 (67.33%) ASP.NET
3 62 (61.39%) MVC
4 53 (52.48%) SQL Server
5 52 (51.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 48 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (43.56%) JavaScript
8 40 (39.60%) TDD
9 34 (33.66%) BDD
10 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 31 (30.69%) SQL
11 30 (29.70%) Web Application Development
11 30 (29.70%) RESTful
12 27 (26.73%) jQuery
13 20 (19.80%) CSS
14 19 (18.81%) HTML
14 19 (18.81%) AngularJS
15 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
16 16 (15.84%) SQL Server 2014
17 15 (14.85%) NoSQL
17 15 (14.85%) WCF
17 15 (14.85%) Git (software)
17 15 (14.85%) .NET Framework
17 15 (14.85%) Degree
18 14 (13.86%) Node.js
19 13 (12.87%) Digital Media
19 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2016
19 13 (12.87%) Blog
19 13 (12.87%) Ruby

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (4.95%) CMS
2 4 (3.96%) EPiServer
2 4 (3.96%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (3.96%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.98%) Content Management Server
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.99%) Drupal
5 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.99%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Cerner Millennium
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.99%) Skype
2 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (52.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (14.85%) NoSQL
4 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (4.95%) Electronic Patient Records
6 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.99%) Event Store
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.96%) Selenium
3 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.98%) JIRA
4 2 (1.98%) NUnit
4 2 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.98%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.99%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.99%) Grunt
5 1 (0.99%) gulp
5 1 (0.99%) Hudson
5 1 (0.99%) Maven
5 1 (0.99%) Moq
5 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (8.91%) Marketing
2 8 (7.92%) Retail
3 4 (3.96%) Legal
4 3 (2.97%) Games
5 2 (1.98%) Finance
5 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 90 (89.11%) Developer
2 50 (49.50%) .NET Developer
3 39 (38.61%) C# Developer
4 26 (25.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (21.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (21.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 16 (15.84%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.92%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Graduate
8 7 (6.93%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Junior
9 6 (5.94%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Graduate Java Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Junior C# Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Junior Java Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Python Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (80.20%) .NET
2 68 (67.33%) ASP.NET
3 52 (51.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 30 (29.70%) RESTful
6 27 (26.73%) jQuery
7 20 (19.80%) CSS
8 19 (18.81%) AngularJS
8 19 (18.81%) HTML
9 15 (14.85%) .NET Framework
9 15 (14.85%) WCF
10 14 (13.86%) Node.js
11 12 (11.88%) Entity Framework
12 11 (10.89%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (10.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (6.93%) React
14 6 (5.94%) J2EE
15 5 (4.95%) Ajax
15 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Blog
1 13 (12.87%) Digital Media
2 11 (10.89%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (8.91%) Digital TV
4 6 (5.94%) NHS
5 4 (3.96%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.96%) Replication
6 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.98%) Fintech
8 1 (0.99%) Animation
8 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.99%) iPad
8 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.91%) Linux
2 4 (3.96%) Debian
2 4 (3.96%) Windows
3 1 (0.99%) Android
3 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (61.39%) MVC
2 48 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (39.60%) TDD
4 34 (33.66%) BDD
5 30 (29.70%) Web Application Development
6 12 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.88%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (10.89%) Scrum
8 10 (9.90%) Software Engineering
9 9 (8.91%) OO
10 8 (7.92%) Test Automation
11 7 (6.93%) Web Development
12 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.94%) Prototyping
13 5 (4.95%) SDLC
13 5 (4.95%) Translating Business Requirements
14 4 (3.96%) Data Protection
14 4 (3.96%) Performance Optimisation
14 4 (3.96%) Refactoring
14 4 (3.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.56%) JavaScript
2 31 (30.69%) SQL
3 13 (12.87%) Ruby
4 7 (6.93%) Java
5 5 (4.95%) Python
5 5 (4.95%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.96%) C++
7 3 (2.97%) C
7 3 (2.97%) VB
8 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.99%) Groovy
9 1 (0.99%) PHP
9 1 (0.99%) Scala
9 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.99%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) ISEB
2 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) PMO
Vendors
1 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Cerner
3 4 (3.96%) Google
3 4 (3.96%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.96%) Twitter
4 1 (0.99%) Capita
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle
4 1 (0.99%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.99%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.99%) Xamarin