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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > North West
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 17 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,082 896 841
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 11.35% 12.09% 17.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.70% 26.51% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 644 780 745
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,750 £52,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.44% +4.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,053 3,380 2,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.52% 45.60% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,704 2,737 2,282
10th Percentile £34,990 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,250 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,650 £68,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.76% +5.45% +4.76%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for C# in the North West

C#
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in the North West.

Salary trend for C# in the North West

C#
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in the North West over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for C# in the North West

C#
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# within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Manchester -7 623 £55,000 +3.77% 137
Cheshire +1 281 £47,500 +5.56% 27
Merseyside -14 110 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Lancashire +3 66 £42,500 +1.80% 15
C#
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for C#.

1 838 (77.45%) .NET
2 746 (68.95%) Agile
3 629 (58.13%) Azure
4 557 (51.48%) JavaScript
5 541 (50.00%) SQL
6 502 (46.40%) .NET Core
7 473 (43.72%) React
8 472 (43.62%) DevOps
9 435 (40.20%) Microsoft
10 402 (37.15%) SQL Server
11 379 (35.03%) MVC
12 370 (34.20%) Social Skills
13 368 (34.01%) HTML
14 339 (31.33%) CSS
15 330 (30.50%) Software Engineering
15 330 (30.50%) .NET Framework
16 315 (29.11%) Git (software)
17 307 (28.37%) Azure DevOps
18 279 (25.79%) Serverless
19 276 (25.51%) Terraform
20 267 (24.68%) Entity Framework
21 265 (24.49%) AWS
22 260 (24.03%) AngularJS
23 254 (23.48%) Unit Testing
24 243 (22.46%) jQuery
25 237 (21.90%) Azure Functions
25 237 (21.90%) Azure Service Bus
26 231 (21.35%) User Stories
27 230 (21.26%) Android
27 230 (21.26%) Java

C#
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 22 (2.03%) CMS
2 15 (1.39%) IIS
2 15 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.39%) Umbraco
3 11 (1.02%) Sitefinity
4 9 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (0.74%) Confluence
6 3 (0.28%) JBoss
6 3 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.18%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.092%) Apache
8 1 (0.092%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.092%) Strapi
8 1 (0.092%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.092%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.092%) WinCC
Applications
1 22 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.18%) Adobe XD
3 2 (0.18%) GIMP
3 2 (0.18%) Maple
3 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.18%) Pixelmator
3 2 (0.18%) Sketch
4 1 (0.092%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.18%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.18%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.092%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 629 (58.13%) Azure
2 307 (28.37%) Azure DevOps
3 279 (25.79%) Serverless
4 265 (24.49%) AWS
5 237 (21.90%) Azure Functions
5 237 (21.90%) Azure Service Bus
6 80 (7.39%) SaaS
7 46 (4.25%) GCP
8 39 (3.60%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 30 (2.77%) AWS CloudFormation
10 23 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (1.94%) Azure Logic Apps
12 20 (1.85%) Azure Pipelines
13 19 (1.76%) GitHub
14 18 (1.66%) Azure Service Fabric
15 15 (1.39%) Azure Data Factory
15 15 (1.39%) Azure Monitor
16 13 (1.20%) Azure AKS
17 11 (1.02%) Contentstack
17 11 (1.02%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.22%) HTTP
2 13 (1.20%) Internet
3 2 (0.18%) Network Security
3 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.092%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.092%) DNS
4 1 (0.092%) SAN
4 1 (0.092%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (37.15%) SQL Server
2 70 (6.47%) NoSQL
3 37 (3.42%) MongoDB
4 25 (2.31%) MySQL
4 25 (2.31%) Redis
4 25 (2.31%) Relational Database
5 21 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (1.76%) Big Data
7 15 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.11%) Data Lake
9 12 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.02%) Data Vault
11 10 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (0.92%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.74%) DynamoDB
13 6 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.55%) Power BI
13 6 (0.55%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.46%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 315 (29.11%) Git (software)
2 218 (20.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 65 (6.01%) Selenium
4 37 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 28 (2.59%) JIRA
6 24 (2.22%) TeamCity
7 19 (1.76%) Bitbucket
7 19 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (1.48%) Cucumber
9 15 (1.39%) NUnit
10 12 (1.11%) SpecFlow
11 11 (1.02%) Maven
11 11 (1.02%) Postman
11 11 (1.02%) Visual Studio
12 10 (0.92%) Moq
12 10 (0.92%) WebDriver
13 9 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (0.74%) Appium
14 8 (0.74%) GitLab
14 8 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 370 (34.20%) Social Skills
2 120 (11.09%) Finance
3 67 (6.19%) Public Sector
4 56 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (4.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 41 (3.79%) Automotive
7 37 (3.42%) Marketing
8 36 (3.33%) Retail
9 34 (3.14%) Manufacturing
10 31 (2.87%) Games
11 21 (1.94%) Law
11 21 (1.94%) Legal
12 20 (1.85%) Banking
13 14 (1.29%) Publishing
14 12 (1.11%) Organisational Skills
15 10 (0.92%) Electronics
15 10 (0.92%) Telecoms
16 9 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.65%) Back Office
18 5 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 668 (61.74%) Developer
2 276 (25.51%) .NET Developer
3 188 (17.38%) Senior Developer
4 172 (15.90%) Software Developer
5 157 (14.51%) Software Engineer
6 132 (12.20%) C# Developer
7 113 (10.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 71 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 61 (5.64%) Technical Leader
10 59 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 44 (4.07%) Senior Software Developer
12 40 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
13 39 (3.60%) C# Software Developer
14 36 (3.33%) Graduate
15 34 (3.14%) Architect
16 32 (2.96%) Senior Full Stack Developer
17 31 (2.87%) Development Manager
18 28 (2.59%) Graduate Software Engineer
18 28 (2.59%) Lead Developer
19 23 (2.13%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 838 (77.45%) .NET
2 502 (46.40%) .NET Core
3 473 (43.72%) React
4 368 (34.01%) HTML
5 339 (31.33%) CSS
6 330 (30.50%) .NET Framework
7 267 (24.68%) Entity Framework
8 260 (24.03%) AngularJS
9 243 (22.46%) jQuery
10 217 (20.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 98 (9.06%) Node.js
12 94 (8.69%) Vue.js
13 82 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 76 (7.02%) ASP.NET
15 72 (6.65%) JSON
16 67 (6.19%) REST
17 65 (6.01%) RESTful
18 60 (5.55%) HTML5
19 42 (3.88%) XML
20 39 (3.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 62 (5.73%) Cloud Native
2 54 (4.99%) Greenfield Project
3 53 (4.90%) User Experience
4 38 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
5 33 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (2.59%) Mobile App
7 27 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
8 16 (1.48%) Data Structures
8 16 (1.48%) N-Tier
9 13 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.02%) IoT
11 10 (0.92%) Blog
11 10 (0.92%) Robotics
12 9 (0.83%) Virtual Team
13 8 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
13 8 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (0.74%) Tandem
14 6 (0.55%) Cyberattack
14 6 (0.55%) NHS
14 6 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 230 (21.26%) Android
2 223 (20.61%) Apple iOS
3 43 (3.97%) Linux
4 34 (3.14%) Windows
5 5 (0.46%) Unix
6 4 (0.37%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.092%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 746 (68.95%) Agile
2 472 (43.62%) DevOps
3 379 (35.03%) MVC
4 330 (30.50%) Software Engineering
5 254 (23.48%) Unit Testing
6 231 (21.35%) User Stories
7 213 (19.69%) Product Roadmap
8 207 (19.13%) Process Improvement
9 205 (18.95%) Dependency Injection
10 184 (17.01%) Microservices
11 166 (15.34%) CI/CD
12 152 (14.05%) TDD
13 150 (13.86%) Full Stack Development
14 130 (12.01%) Test Automation
15 129 (11.92%) Problem-Solving
16 116 (10.72%) SDLC
17 111 (10.26%) Scrum
18 97 (8.96%) Mentoring
19 89 (8.23%) OOP
20 83 (7.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 557 (51.48%) JavaScript
2 541 (50.00%) SQL
3 230 (21.26%) Java
4 165 (15.25%) Python
5 131 (12.11%) TypeScript
6 69 (6.38%) C++
7 55 (5.08%) Go
8 53 (4.90%) Kotlin
9 45 (4.16%) T-SQL
10 44 (4.07%) Scala
11 41 (3.79%) PowerShell
12 31 (2.87%) VB.NET
13 28 (2.59%) Ruby
14 21 (1.94%) F#
15 19 (1.76%) PHP
15 19 (1.76%) VB
16 11 (1.02%) Bash
17 8 (0.74%) C
18 7 (0.65%) R
19 5 (0.46%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 92 (8.50%) Degree
2 68 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 57 (5.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 52 (4.81%) SC Cleared
5 35 (3.23%) Azure Certification
6 24 (2.22%) AWS Certification
7 17 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (0.83%) DBS Check
9 8 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.65%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.37%) ISEB
13 3 (0.28%) CIPD
14 2 (0.18%) MBA
15 1 (0.092%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.18%) QA
2 6 (0.55%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.18%) Good Clinical Practice
3 2 (0.18%) GxP
3 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.18%) WCAG
4 1 (0.092%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.092%) SLA
System Software
1 99 (9.15%) Docker
2 7 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 276 (25.51%) Terraform
2 125 (11.55%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.28%) HP ALM
3 3 (0.28%) Puppet
4 2 (0.18%) MIIS
4 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.18%) Packer
5 1 (0.092%) Ansible
Vendors
1 435 (40.20%) Microsoft
2 221 (20.43%) Xamarin
3 95 (8.78%) Oracle
4 21 (1.94%) Google
5 12 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.02%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.02%) Talend
7 9 (0.83%) Atlassian
7 9 (0.83%) Hitachi
8 7 (0.65%) SAP
9 6 (0.55%) Splunk
10 5 (0.46%) Apple
10 5 (0.46%) IBM
11 4 (0.37%) HP
11 4 (0.37%) Software AG
11 4 (0.37%) Sun
12 3 (0.28%) Dell
13 2 (0.18%) Adobe
13 2 (0.18%) Optimizely
13 2 (0.18%) Sage