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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing C# 120 87 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 21.39% 17.83% 18.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.83% 33.98% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 112 81 77
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 309 256 262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 55.08% 52.46% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 255 204 217
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +6 77 £37,500 -6.25% 17
Wirral +2 16 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Birkenhead +2 12 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Southport - 10 £40,000 - 2
St Helens - 6 £26,750 -
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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#.

1 225 (92.98%) .NET
2 169 (69.83%) SQL Server
2 169 (69.83%) ASP.NET
3 139 (57.44%) MVC
4 115 (47.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 105 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (39.67%) SQL
7 95 (39.26%) JavaScript
8 90 (37.19%) ASP.NET Web API
9 83 (34.30%) HTML
10 82 (33.88%) CSS
11 81 (33.47%) Microsoft
12 66 (27.27%) TDD
12 66 (27.27%) .NET Framework
13 61 (25.21%) jQuery
14 58 (23.97%) Entity Framework
15 53 (21.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 52 (21.49%) BDD
16 52 (21.49%) RESTful
17 51 (21.07%) AngularJS
18 50 (20.66%) Web Application Development
18 50 (20.66%) SQL Server 2014
19 45 (18.60%) WCF
20 43 (17.77%) Git (software)
21 41 (16.94%) Visual Studio
22 34 (14.05%) Web Development
22 34 (14.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 32 (13.22%) OO
24 31 (12.81%) Scrum
25 27 (11.16%) VB.NET

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 14 (5.79%) CMS
1 14 (5.79%) IIS
1 14 (5.79%) Umbraco
2 10 (4.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (3.31%) Confluence
4 6 (2.48%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.83%) nginx
7 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.41%) Kentico
7 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.41%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (7.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.83%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.41%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.13%) SaaS
4 8 (3.31%) GitHub
5 2 (0.83%) Office 365
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) Firewall
1 1 (0.41%) HTTP
1 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (69.83%) SQL Server
2 50 (20.66%) SQL Server 2014
3 24 (9.92%) NoSQL
4 17 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.89%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.65%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.65%) MS Access
8 4 (1.65%) MySQL
8 4 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.83%) InfluxDB
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 43 (17.77%) Git (software)
2 41 (16.94%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.55%) JIRA
4 10 (4.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (3.31%) NUnit
5 8 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.89%) JIRA Agile
7 5 (2.07%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.65%) Selenium
8 4 (1.65%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.83%) MSTest
10 2 (0.83%) RSpec
10 2 (0.83%) Subversion
10 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (5.79%) Retail
2 8 (3.31%) Law
3 7 (2.89%) Advertising
4 5 (2.07%) Marketing
5 4 (1.65%) Finance
5 4 (1.65%) Games
6 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.83%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 199 (82.23%) Developer
2 146 (60.33%) .NET Developer
3 93 (38.43%) C# Developer
4 70 (28.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (9.92%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (9.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (9.92%) Software Developer
6 15 (6.20%) Junior
7 14 (5.79%) Junior Developer
8 13 (5.37%) Junior .NET Developer
9 12 (4.96%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 12 (4.96%) Junior C# Developer
9 12 (4.96%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 10 (4.13%) .NET Web Developer
11 10 (4.13%) CRM Developer
11 10 (4.13%) VB.NET Developer
11 10 (4.13%) Web Developer
12 9 (3.72%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (3.72%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (92.98%) .NET
2 169 (69.83%) ASP.NET
3 115 (47.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 90 (37.19%) ASP.NET Web API
5 83 (34.30%) HTML
6 82 (33.88%) CSS
7 66 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 61 (25.21%) jQuery
9 58 (23.97%) Entity Framework
10 53 (21.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 52 (21.49%) RESTful
12 51 (21.07%) AngularJS
13 45 (18.60%) WCF
14 34 (14.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (11.16%) HTML5
16 26 (10.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 22 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
17 22 (9.09%) Web Services
18 21 (8.68%) Ajax
18 21 (8.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.68%) Digital TV
2 18 (7.44%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.79%) N-Tier
4 10 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.07%) iPad
6 5 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.65%) User Experience
8 3 (1.24%) Clustering
9 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.41%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.13%) Windows
2 3 (1.24%) Android
2 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.83%) Linux
3 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (57.44%) MVC
2 105 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (27.27%) TDD
4 52 (21.49%) BDD
5 50 (20.66%) Web Application Development
6 34 (14.05%) Web Development
7 32 (13.22%) OO
8 31 (12.81%) Scrum
9 25 (10.33%) CRM
10 20 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.20%) SDLC
12 14 (5.79%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.96%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (4.96%) OOP
14 10 (4.13%) Kanban
14 10 (4.13%) Software Engineering
15 9 (3.72%) E-Commerce
15 9 (3.72%) Logistics
16 7 (2.89%) B2B
16 7 (2.89%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 96 (39.67%) SQL
2 95 (39.26%) JavaScript
3 27 (11.16%) VB.NET
4 24 (9.92%) Ruby
5 19 (7.85%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.20%) VB
7 8 (3.31%) C++
7 8 (3.31%) Java
8 5 (2.07%) Perl
8 5 (2.07%) Python
9 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.65%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.83%) C
10 2 (0.83%) J#
10 2 (0.83%) Smalltalk
10 2 (0.83%) VBA
10 2 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (7.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.07%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.83%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.83%) GCP
3 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (33.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.96%) Sitecore
3 9 (3.72%) Xamarin
4 8 (3.31%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.65%) Google
6 3 (1.24%) IBM
7 2 (0.83%) Sage
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle
8 1 (0.41%) Perforce
8 1 (0.41%) TOWER Software
Liverpool
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IDOX plc
Salary: Salaries negotiable according to experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Part Remote
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Birkenhead
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 27 days ago