Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C# Software Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C# Software Developer
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 143 194
Rank change year-on-year -46 +51 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Developer 203 271 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.53% 2.17% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 2.23% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 182 266 157
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,600
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

C# Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured C# Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Developer in the North West

C# Software Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for C# Software Developer in the North West

C# Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# Software Developer in the North West

C# Software Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Developer within the North West 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
Manchester -52 123 £37,500 -2.60% 8
Cheshire -63 51 £40,000 +14.29% 12
Lancashire +18 17 £32,160 +4.58% 1
Merseyside +21 8 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Cumbria - 4 £42,500 -
C# Software Developer
England

C# Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, C# Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring C# Software Developer in the job title.

1 203 (100.00%) C#
2 187 (92.12%) .NET
3 140 (68.97%) ASP.NET
4 114 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (54.68%) MVC
6 102 (50.25%) JavaScript
7 87 (42.86%) CSS
8 84 (41.38%) SQL
9 83 (40.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 70 (34.48%) Web Services
11 67 (33.00%) HTML
12 66 (32.51%) Scrum
12 66 (32.51%) Software Engineering
13 65 (32.02%) SQL Server
14 64 (31.53%) jQuery
15 60 (29.56%) WCF
16 49 (24.14%) Finance
17 34 (16.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 31 (15.27%) .NET Framework
18 31 (15.27%) WinForms
18 31 (15.27%) Microsoft
19 30 (14.78%) AngularJS
20 29 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (13.30%) Degree
21 27 (13.30%) Git (software)
22 26 (12.81%) MySQL
22 26 (12.81%) VB.NET
23 24 (11.82%) OO
23 24 (11.82%) ASP.NET Web API
23 24 (11.82%) SDLC

C# Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (3.45%) Apache
1 7 (3.45%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.48%) IIS
3 2 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.99%) ColdFusion
3 2 (0.99%) Confluence
3 2 (0.99%) EPiServer
3 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (2.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.99%) SaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.97%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.49%) Wireless
3 1 (0.49%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (32.02%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.81%) MySQL
3 7 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (3.45%) Big Data
3 7 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.96%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.97%) DocumentDB
5 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.99%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (13.30%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.90%) JIRA
3 13 (6.40%) NUnit
4 12 (5.91%) MSTest
5 6 (2.96%) Subversion
6 4 (1.97%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.97%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.99%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.99%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.49%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 49 (24.14%) Finance
2 11 (5.42%) Back Office
3 4 (1.97%) Banking
3 4 (1.97%) Retail
3 4 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.99%) Games
4 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (92.12%) .NET
2 140 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 87 (42.86%) CSS
4 83 (40.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 70 (34.48%) Web Services
6 67 (33.00%) HTML
7 64 (31.53%) jQuery
8 60 (29.56%) WCF
9 31 (15.27%) .NET Framework
9 31 (15.27%) WinForms
10 30 (14.78%) AngularJS
11 24 (11.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 21 (10.34%) WPF
13 21 (10.34%) XML
14 16 (7.88%) RESTful
15 15 (7.39%) Entity Framework
15 15 (7.39%) LINQ
16 14 (6.90%) SOAP
16 14 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (5.42%) Fintech
3 10 (4.93%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.94%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.45%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.96%) iPad
6 6 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.48%) User Experience
9 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.99%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.99%) NHS
10 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.49%) mHealth
10 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.93%) Windows
2 2 (0.99%) Linux
3 1 (0.49%) Android
3 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (54.68%) MVC
3 66 (32.51%) Scrum
3 66 (32.51%) Software Engineering
4 34 (16.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 29 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (11.82%) OO
6 24 (11.82%) SDLC
7 20 (9.85%) DevOps
8 17 (8.37%) Waterfall
9 16 (7.88%) Web Development
10 15 (7.39%) TDD
10 15 (7.39%) Test Automation
11 14 (6.90%) OOP
11 14 (6.90%) SOA
11 14 (6.90%) SOLID
12 12 (5.91%) DSDM
12 12 (5.91%) MVVM
12 12 (5.91%) RUP
12 12 (5.91%) UML
Programming Languages
1 203 (100.00%) C#
2 102 (50.25%) JavaScript
3 84 (41.38%) SQL
4 26 (12.81%) VB.NET
5 16 (7.88%) T-SQL
6 15 (7.39%) Python
7 14 (6.90%) C
7 14 (6.90%) C++
7 14 (6.90%) Java
7 14 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 11 (5.42%) Scala
9 8 (3.94%) PHP
10 7 (3.45%) Clojure
10 7 (3.45%) Haskell
11 6 (2.96%) VB
12 5 (2.46%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.97%) PHP 5
14 3 (1.48%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.48%) VB6
15 2 (0.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (13.30%) Degree
2 4 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.99%) HND
3 2 (0.99%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.49%) MCPD
4 1 (0.49%) MCSD
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.96%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) HL7
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.48%) Docker
3 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Vendors
1 31 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.45%) Adobe
3 6 (2.96%) Google
4 5 (2.46%) Capita
4 5 (2.46%) Castleton
4 5 (2.46%) Oracle
5 4 (1.97%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.48%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.99%) Sybase
7 2 (0.99%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.49%) Apple
8 1 (0.49%) Sun