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

C#
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Permanent jobs citing C# 1284 980 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.96% 17.06% 19.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.53% 33.13% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 898 1149
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 3614 2958 3423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 59.00% 51.48% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3109 2522 2931
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 £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 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 28 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 +1 794 £40,000 -5.88% 129
Cheshire +5 298 £40,000 - 60
Merseyside +2 121 £37,500 -2.59% 22
Lancashire +1 70 £35,000 - 13
Cumbria - 3 £46,000 - 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 2113 (85.48%) .NET
2 1442 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 1372 (55.50%) SQL Server
4 1264 (51.13%) MVC
5 1210 (48.95%) Agile Software Development
6 981 (39.68%) SQL
7 962 (38.92%) JavaScript
8 907 (36.69%) HTML
9 806 (32.61%) CSS
10 790 (31.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 667 (26.98%) jQuery
12 619 (25.04%) TDD
13 609 (24.64%) Microsoft
14 529 (21.40%) WCF
15 524 (21.20%) .NET Framework
16 513 (20.75%) AngularJS
17 456 (18.45%) ASP.NET Web API
18 430 (17.39%) Web Development
19 429 (17.35%) Web Services
20 412 (16.67%) Scrum
21 383 (15.49%) OO
22 358 (14.48%) Entity Framework
23 334 (13.51%) Java
24 332 (13.43%) Degree
25 331 (13.39%) Software Engineering
26 322 (13.03%) WPF
27 311 (12.58%) Finance
28 299 (12.10%) HTML5
29 298 (12.06%) Web Application Development
30 280 (11.33%) 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 87 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
2 84 (3.40%) Umbraco
3 72 (2.91%) CMS
4 59 (2.39%) SharePoint
5 50 (2.02%) Apache Spark
6 45 (1.82%) IIS
7 43 (1.74%) Apache Pig
7 43 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
8 20 (0.81%) EPiServer
9 19 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (0.73%) NServiceBus
11 13 (0.53%) Confluence
11 13 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.44%) Apache
13 10 (0.40%) OpenStack
13 10 (0.40%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.36%) Sitefinity
15 8 (0.32%) Drupal
15 8 (0.32%) nginx
16 5 (0.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 246 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.21%) MS Office
3 14 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.44%) 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 (0.44%) 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 (0.040%) BPCS
7 1 (0.040%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.040%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 223 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 164 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (2.95%) SaaS
4 41 (1.66%) GitHub
5 29 (1.17%) Google Play
6 23 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (0.77%) 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 73 (2.95%) Internet
2 50 (2.02%) HTTP
3 11 (0.44%) 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%) LAN
8 4 (0.16%) WAN
9 3 (0.12%) Broadband
9 3 (0.12%) Firewall
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 1372 (55.50%) SQL Server
2 270 (10.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 169 (6.84%) MySQL
4 168 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 152 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 122 (4.94%) Relational Database
7 119 (4.81%) MongoDB
8 118 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 102 (4.13%) RDBMS
10 96 (3.88%) Big Data
11 84 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 57 (2.31%) Hadoop
13 49 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 48 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
15 43 (1.74%) Apache Hive
16 37 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
17 32 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
18 21 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
19 19 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 16 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 256 (10.36%) Visual Studio
2 202 (8.17%) Git (software)
3 174 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 163 (6.59%) NUnit
5 125 (5.06%) Selenium
6 96 (3.88%) MSTest
7 86 (3.48%) Subversion
8 83 (3.36%) JIRA
9 73 (2.95%) Moq
10 68 (2.75%) TeamCity
11 60 (2.43%) Cucumber
12 57 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
13 47 (1.90%) Jenkins
14 37 (1.50%) WebDriver
15 34 (1.38%) SpecFlow
16 24 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
17 20 (0.81%) FxCop
17 20 (0.81%) StyleCop
18 16 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 16 (0.65%) NuGet
General
1 311 (12.58%) Finance
2 112 (4.53%) Games
3 102 (4.13%) Marketing
4 50 (2.02%) Retail
5 43 (1.74%) Advertising
6 42 (1.70%) Legal
7 32 (1.29%) Banking
7 32 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 30 (1.21%) Military
9 29 (1.17%) Telecoms
10 27 (1.09%) Law
11 15 (0.61%) Automotive
12 14 (0.57%) Electronics
13 13 (0.53%) Publishing
14 9 (0.36%) Back Office
15 8 (0.32%) Local Government
16 6 (0.24%) Billing
16 6 (0.24%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.20%) Music Industry
18 2 (0.081%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1893 (76.58%) Developer
2 1274 (51.54%) .NET Developer
3 926 (37.46%) C# Developer
4 705 (28.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 428 (17.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 376 (15.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 327 (13.23%) Software Developer
8 285 (11.53%) Senior Developer
9 214 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 211 (8.54%) .NET Software Developer
11 189 (7.65%) Senior .NET Developer
11 189 (7.65%) Web Developer
12 183 (7.40%) C# Software Developer
13 159 (6.43%) Junior
14 156 (6.31%) Senior C# Developer
15 143 (5.78%) Junior Developer
16 135 (5.46%) Software Engineer
17 131 (5.30%) Lead Developer
18 121 (4.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 121 (4.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2113 (85.48%) .NET
2 1442 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 907 (36.69%) HTML
4 806 (32.61%) CSS
5 790 (31.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 667 (26.98%) jQuery
7 529 (21.40%) WCF
8 524 (21.20%) .NET Framework
9 513 (20.75%) AngularJS
10 456 (18.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 429 (17.35%) Web Services
12 358 (14.48%) Entity Framework
13 322 (13.03%) WPF
14 299 (12.10%) HTML5
15 280 (11.33%) RESTful
16 278 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 272 (11.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 228 (9.22%) XML
19 214 (8.66%) Node.js
20 181 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 201 (8.13%) Computer Science
2 155 (6.27%) iPad
3 128 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
4 125 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 86 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
6 81 (3.28%) N-Tier
7 68 (2.75%) User Experience
8 34 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 32 (1.29%) Algorithms
10 27 (1.09%) iPhone
10 27 (1.09%) PKI
10 27 (1.09%) Xbox
11 21 (0.85%) Digital TV
12 19 (0.77%) Management Information System
12 19 (0.77%) Social Network
13 17 (0.69%) Internet of Things
14 16 (0.65%) Fintech
15 14 (0.57%) PMI
15 14 (0.57%) Tandem
16 12 (0.49%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 277 (11.21%) Windows
2 104 (4.21%) Android
3 80 (3.24%) Linux
4 77 (3.11%) Apple iOS
5 36 (1.46%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.77%) 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 (0.040%) CentOS
13 1 (0.040%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1264 (51.13%) MVC
2 1210 (48.95%) Agile Software Development
3 619 (25.04%) TDD
4 430 (17.39%) Web Development
5 412 (16.67%) Scrum
6 383 (15.49%) OO
7 331 (13.39%) Software Engineering
8 298 (12.06%) Web Application Development
9 259 (10.48%) BDD
9 259 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
10 237 (9.59%) SDLC
11 206 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
12 188 (7.61%) Kanban
13 134 (5.42%) OOP
13 134 (5.42%) Unit Testing
14 117 (4.73%) E-Commerce
15 115 (4.65%) MVVM
16 108 (4.37%) DevOps
17 102 (4.13%) SOLID
18 100 (4.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 981 (39.68%) SQL
2 962 (38.92%) JavaScript
3 334 (13.51%) Java
4 267 (10.80%) VB.NET
5 225 (9.10%) T-SQL
6 184 (7.44%) Ruby
7 158 (6.39%) C++
8 117 (4.73%) Python
9 115 (4.65%) VB
10 101 (4.09%) PHP
11 84 (3.40%) C
12 48 (1.94%) Perl
13 46 (1.86%) F#
13 46 (1.86%) PowerShell
13 46 (1.86%) TypeScript
14 36 (1.46%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.21%) VB6
16 20 (0.81%) XAML
17 19 (0.77%) VBA
18 15 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 332 (13.43%) Degree
2 71 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 42 (1.70%) DV Cleared
4 33 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 21 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 19 (0.77%) ISEB
8 14 (0.57%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.16%) MCP
9 4 (0.16%) PhD
10 3 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.081%) HND
11 2 (0.081%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.081%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.040%) CCNA
12 1 (0.040%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.040%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (4.33%) QA
2 14 (0.57%) WAI
3 10 (0.40%) 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 2 (0.081%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.081%) GCP
7 2 (0.081%) PMO
7 2 (0.081%) SDET
8 1 (0.040%) MiFID
8 1 (0.040%) 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 (0.040%) 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 (0.44%) 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 (0.040%) Cacti
12 1 (0.040%) Galera Cluster
12 1 (0.040%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.040%) Nagios
12 1 (0.040%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 609 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 113 (4.57%) Google
3 89 (3.60%) Oracle
4 51 (2.06%) Sitecore
5 47 (1.90%) Xamarin
6 42 (1.70%) VMware
7 27 (1.09%) Facebook
8 20 (0.81%) Twitter
9 14 (0.57%) 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
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000, Pension Scheme, Personal Training Budget, 25 Holidays
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sandbach, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Recann
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Flexible hrs
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday