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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Permanent jobs citing C# 1281 977 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.85% 17.02% 19.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.40% 33.15% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 894 1134
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  

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 the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3619 2947 3390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.90% 51.34% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 2507 2898
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

C#
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for C# in the North West

C#
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Manchester +1 791 £40,000 -5.88% 128
Cheshire +6 297 £40,000 - 61
Merseyside +3 121 £37,500 -2.59% 22
Lancashire +1 71 £35,000 - 13
Cumbria - 3 £46,000 - 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for C#.

1 2108 (85.45%) .NET
2 1439 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 1368 (55.45%) SQL Server
4 1265 (51.28%) MVC
5 1207 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
6 980 (39.72%) SQL
7 960 (38.91%) JavaScript
8 904 (36.64%) HTML
9 804 (32.59%) CSS
10 790 (32.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 667 (27.04%) jQuery
12 620 (25.13%) TDD
13 608 (24.65%) Microsoft
14 529 (21.44%) WCF
15 523 (21.20%) .NET Framework
16 517 (20.96%) AngularJS
17 455 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
18 431 (17.47%) Web Development
19 430 (17.43%) Web Services
20 413 (16.74%) Scrum
21 382 (15.48%) OO
22 359 (14.55%) Entity Framework
23 332 (13.46%) Java
24 331 (13.42%) Degree
24 331 (13.42%) Software Engineering
25 322 (13.05%) WPF
26 311 (12.61%) Finance
27 299 (12.12%) HTML5
28 298 (12.08%) Web Application Development
29 279 (11.31%) RESTful

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 86 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
2 84 (3.40%) Umbraco
3 71 (2.88%) CMS
4 59 (2.39%) SharePoint
5 50 (2.03%) Apache Spark
6 45 (1.82%) IIS
7 43 (1.74%) Apache Pig
7 43 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
8 20 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (0.81%) EPiServer
9 19 (0.77%) NServiceBus
10 13 (0.53%) Confluence
10 13 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (0.45%) Apache
12 10 (0.41%) OpenStack
12 10 (0.41%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.36%) Sitefinity
14 8 (0.32%) Drupal
14 8 (0.32%) nginx
15 5 (0.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 245 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.26%) MS Office
3 14 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.36%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.16%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.16%) MS Project
8 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 64 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.45%) Visualfiles
3 7 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.20%) Magento
4 5 (0.20%) PlanetPress Connect
5 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.081%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.081%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.041%) BPCS
7 1 (0.041%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.041%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.041%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 219 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 163 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (2.92%) SaaS
4 41 (1.66%) GitHub
5 29 (1.18%) Google Play
6 23 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.20%) PaaS
9 4 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.16%) IaaS
9 4 (0.16%) Office 365
10 3 (0.12%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 3 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.081%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.92%) Internet
2 50 (2.03%) HTTP
3 12 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.36%) Ethernet
5 7 (0.28%) RS-232
6 6 (0.24%) Intranet
6 6 (0.24%) SMS
7 5 (0.20%) DNS
7 5 (0.20%) SSL
8 4 (0.16%) DHCP
8 4 (0.16%) Firewall
8 4 (0.16%) LAN
8 4 (0.16%) WAN
9 3 (0.12%) Broadband
9 3 (0.12%) FTP
9 3 (0.12%) IPv4
9 3 (0.12%) Wireless
10 2 (0.081%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.081%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.081%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1368 (55.45%) SQL Server
2 270 (10.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 168 (6.81%) MySQL
3 168 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 149 (6.04%) NoSQL
5 121 (4.90%) Relational Database
6 120 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 119 (4.82%) MongoDB
8 101 (4.09%) RDBMS
9 96 (3.89%) Big Data
10 86 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 57 (2.31%) Hadoop
12 49 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
13 48 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
14 43 (1.74%) Apache Hive
15 37 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
16 31 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
17 22 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 16 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 256 (10.38%) Visual Studio
2 200 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 175 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 164 (6.65%) NUnit
5 126 (5.11%) Selenium
6 96 (3.89%) MSTest
7 85 (3.45%) Subversion
8 81 (3.28%) JIRA
9 74 (3.00%) Moq
10 68 (2.76%) TeamCity
11 60 (2.43%) Cucumber
12 57 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
13 47 (1.91%) Jenkins
14 37 (1.50%) WebDriver
15 35 (1.42%) SpecFlow
16 24 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
17 21 (0.85%) FxCop
17 21 (0.85%) StyleCop
18 16 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 16 (0.65%) NuGet
General
1 311 (12.61%) Finance
2 112 (4.54%) Games
3 102 (4.13%) Marketing
4 53 (2.15%) Retail
5 44 (1.78%) Advertising
6 42 (1.70%) Legal
7 32 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.26%) Banking
9 30 (1.22%) Military
9 30 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.05%) Law
11 15 (0.61%) Automotive
12 14 (0.57%) Electronics
12 14 (0.57%) Publishing
13 9 (0.36%) Back Office
14 8 (0.32%) Local Government
15 6 (0.24%) Billing
15 6 (0.24%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.20%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.081%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1887 (76.49%) Developer
2 1268 (51.40%) .NET Developer
3 921 (37.33%) C# Developer
4 701 (28.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 427 (17.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 375 (15.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 325 (13.17%) Software Developer
8 284 (11.51%) Senior Developer
9 213 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 210 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
11 188 (7.62%) Senior .NET Developer
11 188 (7.62%) Web Developer
12 182 (7.38%) C# Software Developer
13 160 (6.49%) Junior
14 155 (6.28%) Senior C# Developer
15 143 (5.80%) Junior Developer
16 135 (5.47%) Software Engineer
17 130 (5.27%) Lead Developer
18 121 (4.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 120 (4.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2108 (85.45%) .NET
2 1439 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 904 (36.64%) HTML
4 804 (32.59%) CSS
5 790 (32.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 667 (27.04%) jQuery
7 529 (21.44%) WCF
8 523 (21.20%) .NET Framework
9 517 (20.96%) AngularJS
10 455 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 430 (17.43%) Web Services
12 359 (14.55%) Entity Framework
13 322 (13.05%) WPF
14 299 (12.12%) HTML5
15 279 (11.31%) RESTful
16 276 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 272 (11.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 228 (9.24%) XML
19 213 (8.63%) Node.js
20 181 (7.34%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 199 (8.07%) Computer Science
2 154 (6.24%) iPad
3 128 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 126 (5.11%) Mobile App
5 85 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 80 (3.24%) N-Tier
7 68 (2.76%) User Experience
8 33 (1.34%) Data Structures
9 31 (1.26%) Algorithms
10 27 (1.09%) iPhone
10 27 (1.09%) PKI
10 27 (1.09%) Xbox
11 21 (0.85%) Digital TV
12 20 (0.81%) Management Information System
13 19 (0.77%) Social Network
14 17 (0.69%) Internet of Things
15 16 (0.65%) Fintech
16 15 (0.61%) PMI
17 14 (0.57%) Tandem
18 12 (0.49%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 278 (11.27%) Windows
2 105 (4.26%) Android
3 79 (3.20%) Linux
4 78 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 36 (1.46%) Windows Server
6 18 (0.73%) Unix
7 8 (0.32%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.081%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.081%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.041%) CentOS
13 1 (0.041%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.041%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.041%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1265 (51.28%) MVC
2 1207 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
3 620 (25.13%) TDD
4 431 (17.47%) Web Development
5 413 (16.74%) Scrum
6 382 (15.48%) OO
7 331 (13.42%) Software Engineering
8 298 (12.08%) Web Application Development
9 259 (10.50%) BDD
9 259 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
10 236 (9.57%) SDLC
11 208 (8.43%) Dependency Injection
12 187 (7.58%) Kanban
13 135 (5.47%) Unit Testing
14 134 (5.43%) OOP
15 117 (4.74%) E-Commerce
16 115 (4.66%) MVVM
17 108 (4.38%) DevOps
18 101 (4.09%) SOLID
19 100 (4.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 980 (39.72%) SQL
2 960 (38.91%) JavaScript
3 332 (13.46%) Java
4 266 (10.78%) VB.NET
5 225 (9.12%) T-SQL
6 182 (7.38%) Ruby
7 157 (6.36%) C++
8 115 (4.66%) Python
9 114 (4.62%) VB
10 99 (4.01%) PHP
11 83 (3.36%) C
12 48 (1.95%) Perl
13 46 (1.86%) PowerShell
13 46 (1.86%) TypeScript
14 45 (1.82%) F#
15 36 (1.46%) PL/SQL
16 30 (1.22%) VB6
17 20 (0.81%) XAML
18 19 (0.77%) VBA
19 14 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 331 (13.42%) Degree
2 72 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 42 (1.70%) DV Cleared
4 33 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 21 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 19 (0.77%) ISEB
8 15 (0.61%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.16%) MCP
9 4 (0.16%) PhD
10 3 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.081%) CCNA
11 2 (0.081%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.081%) HND
11 2 (0.081%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.081%) MCSE
11 2 (0.081%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.041%) CISSP
12 1 (0.041%) PMP
12 1 (0.041%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (4.30%) QA
2 14 (0.57%) WAI
3 10 (0.41%) SLA
4 8 (0.32%) HL7
4 8 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.16%) ISO13485
7 3 (0.12%) PMO
8 2 (0.081%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.081%) GCP
8 2 (0.081%) SDET
9 1 (0.041%) MiFID
9 1 (0.041%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (1.70%) Hyper-V
1 42 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (0.81%) Docker
3 8 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.24%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.20%) Firmware
6 3 (0.12%) vCloud
6 3 (0.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.041%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 46 (1.86%) Kibana
2 17 (0.69%) Puppet
3 16 (0.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 15 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.61%) WSUS
5 12 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.45%) Ansible
7 9 (0.36%) Terraform
8 7 (0.28%) Salt
9 5 (0.20%) logstash
10 3 (0.12%) SCOM
11 2 (0.081%) Icinga
12 1 (0.041%) Cacti
12 1 (0.041%) Galera Cluster
12 1 (0.041%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.041%) Nagios
12 1 (0.041%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 608 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 113 (4.58%) Google
3 88 (3.57%) Oracle
4 51 (2.07%) Sitecore
5 47 (1.91%) Xamarin
6 42 (1.70%) VMware
7 27 (1.09%) Facebook
8 20 (0.81%) Twitter
9 15 (0.61%) SAP
10 13 (0.53%) IBM
11 12 (0.49%) HP
12 9 (0.36%) LexisNexis
13 8 (0.32%) Atlassian
13 8 (0.32%) PayPal
14 7 (0.28%) DevExpress
15 5 (0.20%) Splunk
15 5 (0.20%) Zend
16 4 (0.16%) Castleton
16 4 (0.16%) Tableau
16 4 (0.16%) Telerik
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits, Pension, Health
Posted: 10 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £34,619
Posted: 9 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Rullion
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ormskirk, Lancashire
NSG Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000, Pension Scheme, Personal Training Budget, 25 Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ITalent Consultancy
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago