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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs citing C# 91 67 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 16.98% 14.32% 14.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.26% 32.06% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 81 63 59
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 322 209 246
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 60.07% 44.66% 48.24%
Number of salaries quoted 249 167 202
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing C# as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 53 £37,500 -0.66% 13
Wirral +1 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Southport +3 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Birkenhead +3 5 £35,000 -46.15% 2
St Helens - 3 £40,000 - 1
Prescot - 1 - -
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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#.

1 203 (93.98%) .NET
2 155 (71.76%) SQL Server
3 152 (70.37%) ASP.NET
4 142 (65.74%) MVC
5 119 (55.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 85 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (38.89%) SQL
8 83 (38.43%) JavaScript
9 81 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 65 (30.09%) TDD
11 63 (29.17%) CSS
12 61 (28.24%) Microsoft
12 61 (28.24%) jQuery
13 60 (27.78%) .NET Framework
13 60 (27.78%) HTML
14 56 (25.93%) BDD
15 55 (25.46%) Entity Framework
15 55 (25.46%) RESTful
15 55 (25.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 54 (25.00%) Web Application Development
16 54 (25.00%) AngularJS
17 45 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
18 40 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 32 (14.81%) WCF
20 31 (14.35%) OO
21 30 (13.89%) Git (software)
22 27 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
22 27 (12.50%) Web Development
22 27 (12.50%) Digital TV
22 27 (12.50%) KnockoutJS

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 19 (8.80%) Umbraco
2 14 (6.48%) CMS
3 12 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.78%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.31%) IIS
6 4 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.93%) nginx
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.70%) GitHub
2 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.70%) Internet
2 3 (1.39%) HTTP
3 2 (0.93%) FTP
3 2 (0.93%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (71.76%) SQL Server
2 45 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (9.72%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.93%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.93%) MS Access
7 2 (0.93%) MySQL
8 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.24%) Bitbucket
3 7 (3.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.78%) JIRA
5 5 (2.31%) Selenium
5 5 (2.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.85%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.39%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.93%) RSpec
8 2 (0.93%) Subversion
8 2 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.46%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.46%) gulp
9 1 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.46%) NUnit
General
1 14 (6.48%) Retail
2 5 (2.31%) Finance
3 4 (1.85%) Advertising
3 4 (1.85%) Law
4 3 (1.39%) Games
5 2 (0.93%) Billing
5 2 (0.93%) Legal
5 2 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 183 (84.72%) Developer
2 137 (63.43%) .NET Developer
3 82 (37.96%) C# Developer
4 63 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (18.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (17.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 23 (10.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 23 (10.65%) Software Developer
9 18 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 13 (6.02%) Junior
10 13 (6.02%) Junior Developer
11 12 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (5.09%) Junior .NET Developer
12 11 (5.09%) Junior C# Developer
13 10 (4.63%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.63%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (4.17%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 9 (4.17%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (93.98%) .NET
2 152 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 119 (55.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 81 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 63 (29.17%) CSS
6 61 (28.24%) jQuery
7 60 (27.78%) .NET Framework
7 60 (27.78%) HTML
8 55 (25.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 55 (25.46%) Entity Framework
8 55 (25.46%) RESTful
9 54 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 40 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 32 (14.81%) WCF
12 27 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
13 22 (10.19%) HTML5
14 18 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (8.33%) Web Services
15 16 (7.41%) Ajax
15 16 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.50%) Digital TV
2 19 (8.80%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 17 (7.87%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.70%) Blog
5 8 (3.70%) Digital Media
5 8 (3.70%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.31%) iPad
8 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.39%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.78%) Windows
2 3 (1.39%) Android
2 3 (1.39%) Linux
3 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (65.74%) MVC
2 85 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (30.09%) TDD
4 56 (25.93%) BDD
5 54 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 31 (14.35%) OO
7 27 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 27 (12.50%) Web Development
8 21 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (8.80%) Scrum
10 15 (6.94%) Test Automation
11 14 (6.48%) CRM
12 12 (5.56%) SDLC
12 12 (5.56%) Software Engineering
13 11 (5.09%) Mentoring
14 10 (4.63%) OOP
15 8 (3.70%) Content Management
15 8 (3.70%) Unit Testing
16 7 (3.24%) B2B
17 6 (2.78%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 84 (38.89%) SQL
2 83 (38.43%) JavaScript
3 21 (9.72%) VB.NET
4 20 (9.26%) Ruby
5 16 (7.41%) VB
6 14 (6.48%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.24%) Java
8 4 (1.85%) C++
9 3 (1.39%) C
9 3 (1.39%) Python
10 2 (0.93%) J#
10 2 (0.93%) Perl
10 2 (0.93%) Smalltalk
10 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.93%) VBScript
11 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) ISEB
2 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.31%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (0.93%) GCP
2 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Puppet
2 1 (0.46%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.46%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 61 (28.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.94%) Sitecore
3 7 (3.24%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.39%) Google
4 3 (1.39%) IBM
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle
5 2 (0.93%) Sage
5 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.93%) SAP
5 2 (0.93%) Telerik
6 1 (0.46%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.46%) Perforce
6 1 (0.46%) TOWER Software
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago