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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England / North West
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing C# 1318 1012 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.72% 18.55% 18.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.70% 35.32% 35.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 921 1021
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,775
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3798 2865 3345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 59.71% 52.51% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3269 2460 2805
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 0 789 £42,500 +6.25% 137
Cheshire -1 319 £40,000 +14.28% 53
Merseyside +5 107 £40,000 - 21
Lancashire 0 89 £33,000 -5.71% 22
Cumbria - 12 £45,000 - 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2145 (85.05%) .NET
2 1460 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 1420 (56.30%) SQL Server
4 1306 (51.78%) MVC
5 1269 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
6 1031 (40.88%) SQL
7 1006 (39.89%) JavaScript
8 910 (36.08%) HTML
9 817 (32.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 808 (32.04%) CSS
11 684 (27.12%) jQuery
12 659 (26.13%) TDD
13 647 (25.65%) Microsoft
14 569 (22.56%) AngularJS
15 529 (20.98%) .NET Framework
16 509 (20.18%) ASP.NET Web API
17 482 (19.11%) Web Services
18 458 (18.16%) WCF
19 424 (16.81%) Web Development
20 399 (15.82%) Scrum
21 389 (15.42%) OO
22 364 (14.43%) Entity Framework
23 358 (14.20%) Java
24 357 (14.16%) Degree
25 347 (13.76%) Software Engineering
26 336 (13.32%) Web Application Development
27 323 (12.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 313 (12.41%) Finance
29 312 (12.37%) HTML5
30 305 (12.09%) 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 94 (3.73%) Umbraco
2 88 (3.49%) CMS
3 83 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
4 57 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 54 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 42 (1.67%) Apache Spark
7 38 (1.51%) IIS
8 30 (1.19%) Apache Pig
9 27 (1.07%) EPiServer
10 21 (0.83%) Apache
11 18 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (0.71%) NServiceBus
12 11 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.40%) Drupal
13 10 (0.40%) Sitefinity
14 9 (0.36%) nginx
15 8 (0.32%) OpenEdge
15 8 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.24%) Confluence
Applications
1 41 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.44%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.40%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 60 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.44%) Visualfiles
3 7 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.20%) Magento
4 5 (0.20%) PlanetPress Connect
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.079%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.079%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.040%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.040%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.040%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 270 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 169 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (3.37%) SaaS
4 62 (2.46%) GitHub
5 29 (1.15%) Google Play
6 18 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.32%) Office 365
9 7 (0.28%) PaaS
10 6 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (0.20%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.12%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 3 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.12%) IaaS
13 3 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.58%) Internet
2 60 (2.38%) HTTP
3 21 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 20 (0.79%) Ethernet
5 14 (0.56%) RS-232
6 9 (0.36%) FTP
7 8 (0.32%) Intranet
8 7 (0.28%) Wireless
9 6 (0.24%) LLU
9 6 (0.24%) SMS
9 6 (0.24%) SSL
10 4 (0.16%) Broadband
10 4 (0.16%) LAN
10 4 (0.16%) WAN
11 3 (0.12%) Firewall
11 3 (0.12%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.079%) iBeacon
12 2 (0.079%) NFC
13 1 (0.040%) AMQP
13 1 (0.040%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1420 (56.30%) SQL Server
2 264 (10.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 163 (6.46%) NoSQL
4 157 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 128 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 125 (4.96%) MySQL
7 120 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 101 (4.00%) Relational Database
9 88 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 83 (3.29%) RDBMS
11 82 (3.25%) SQL Server 2016
12 70 (2.78%) Big Data
13 64 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
14 50 (1.98%) Hadoop
15 30 (1.19%) Apache Hive
15 30 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
16 27 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
17 23 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
18 20 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 296 (11.74%) Visual Studio
2 228 (9.04%) Git (software)
3 159 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 154 (6.11%) Selenium
5 135 (5.35%) NUnit
6 97 (3.85%) TeamCity
7 91 (3.61%) Subversion
8 83 (3.29%) MSTest
9 76 (3.01%) Cucumber
10 69 (2.74%) JIRA
11 66 (2.62%) Jenkins
12 48 (1.90%) Moq
13 43 (1.70%) WebDriver
14 36 (1.43%) SpecFlow
15 29 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
16 27 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
17 21 (0.83%) JMeter
17 21 (0.83%) NuGet
18 20 (0.79%) FxCop
19 19 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 313 (12.41%) Finance
2 134 (5.31%) Games
3 93 (3.69%) Marketing
4 71 (2.82%) Retail
5 53 (2.10%) Advertising
6 40 (1.59%) Legal
7 36 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 34 (1.35%) Banking
9 32 (1.27%) Law
10 28 (1.11%) Telecoms
11 17 (0.67%) Military
12 14 (0.56%) Automotive
12 14 (0.56%) Publishing
13 11 (0.44%) Electronics
14 10 (0.40%) Back Office
15 8 (0.32%) Local Government
16 7 (0.28%) Billing
17 6 (0.24%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.24%) Financial Institution
18 5 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1911 (75.77%) Developer
2 1240 (49.17%) .NET Developer
3 886 (35.13%) C# Developer
4 665 (26.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 412 (16.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 363 (14.39%) Software Developer
7 347 (13.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 263 (10.43%) Senior Developer
9 237 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 196 (7.77%) .NET Software Developer
11 177 (7.02%) C# Software Developer
12 172 (6.82%) Web Developer
13 160 (6.34%) Senior .NET Developer
14 156 (6.19%) Junior
15 154 (6.11%) Software Engineer
16 136 (5.39%) Junior Developer
17 130 (5.15%) Senior C# Developer
18 115 (4.56%) SQL Developer
19 94 (3.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
20 93 (3.69%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2145 (85.05%) .NET
2 1460 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 910 (36.08%) HTML
4 817 (32.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 808 (32.04%) CSS
6 684 (27.12%) jQuery
7 569 (22.56%) AngularJS
8 529 (20.98%) .NET Framework
9 509 (20.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 482 (19.11%) Web Services
11 458 (18.16%) WCF
12 364 (14.43%) Entity Framework
13 323 (12.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 312 (12.37%) HTML5
15 305 (12.09%) RESTful
16 292 (11.58%) WPF
17 285 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 248 (9.83%) Node.js
19 242 (9.60%) XML
20 205 (8.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 204 (8.09%) Computer Science
2 180 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 165 (6.54%) iPad
4 144 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 132 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
6 96 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
6 96 (3.81%) N-Tier
7 77 (3.05%) User Experience
8 46 (1.82%) Data Structures
9 34 (1.35%) Algorithms
10 32 (1.27%) Fintech
11 27 (1.07%) Digital TV
11 27 (1.07%) iPhone
12 24 (0.95%) Internet of Things
13 23 (0.91%) Social Network
14 22 (0.87%) Management Information System
15 18 (0.71%) PKI
16 15 (0.59%) Driving Licence
17 14 (0.56%) Industrial Internet of Things
18 12 (0.48%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 271 (10.75%) Windows
2 117 (4.64%) Android
3 88 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 81 (3.21%) Linux
5 32 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 18 (0.71%) Windows XP
7 14 (0.56%) Mac OS
7 14 (0.56%) Unix
7 14 (0.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 8 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.12%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.079%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.079%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.079%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.079%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.079%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1306 (51.78%) MVC
2 1269 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
3 659 (26.13%) TDD
4 424 (16.81%) Web Development
5 399 (15.82%) Scrum
6 389 (15.42%) OO
7 347 (13.76%) Software Engineering
8 336 (13.32%) Web Application Development
9 291 (11.54%) BDD
10 281 (11.14%) Continuous Integration
11 245 (9.71%) SDLC
12 225 (8.92%) Dependency Injection
13 200 (7.93%) Test Automation
14 185 (7.34%) Kanban
15 179 (7.10%) Unit Testing
16 141 (5.59%) OOP
17 138 (5.47%) SOLID
18 124 (4.92%) Multithreading
19 118 (4.68%) MVVM
20 115 (4.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1031 (40.88%) SQL
2 1006 (39.89%) JavaScript
3 358 (14.20%) Java
4 241 (9.56%) VB.NET
5 222 (8.80%) T-SQL
6 207 (8.21%) Ruby
7 188 (7.45%) C++
8 125 (4.96%) Python
9 94 (3.73%) PHP
10 93 (3.69%) VB
11 87 (3.45%) C
12 69 (2.74%) TypeScript
13 52 (2.06%) F#
14 42 (1.67%) Perl
15 37 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 32 (1.27%) PL/SQL
17 28 (1.11%) XAML
18 23 (0.91%) Objective-C
19 22 (0.87%) VB6
20 16 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 357 (14.16%) Degree
2 60 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 33 (1.31%) ISTQB
4 32 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 31 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (1.03%) ISEB
7 18 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.44%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.32%) MCP
9 8 (0.32%) PhD
10 7 (0.28%) HND
11 4 (0.16%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.079%) CCNA
12 2 (0.079%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.079%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.079%) MCAD
12 2 (0.079%) MCPD
12 2 (0.079%) MCSE
12 2 (0.079%) NVQ Level 4
13 1 (0.040%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (3.69%) QA
2 10 (0.40%) WAI
3 9 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.32%) SLA
5 3 (0.12%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.12%) HL7
5 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.12%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.079%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.079%) GCP
7 1 (0.040%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (1.11%) Hyper-V
2 25 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.44%) Docker
4 8 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.28%) Firmware
6 3 (0.12%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.040%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.040%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 50 (1.98%) Kibana
2 24 (0.95%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 23 (0.91%) WSUS
4 16 (0.63%) Puppet
5 15 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.40%) Terraform
8 9 (0.36%) Ansible
9 4 (0.16%) Salt
10 2 (0.079%) SCOM
10 2 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.079%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.040%) Cacti
11 1 (0.040%) Galera Cluster
11 1 (0.040%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.040%) Icinga
11 1 (0.040%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 647 (25.65%) Microsoft
2 102 (4.04%) Google
2 102 (4.04%) Oracle
3 63 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 58 (2.30%) Xamarin
5 43 (1.70%) Facebook
6 25 (0.99%) VMware
7 24 (0.95%) Twitter
8 17 (0.67%) IBM
8 17 (0.67%) SAP
9 15 (0.59%) HP
10 11 (0.44%) LexisNexis
11 8 (0.32%) Castleton
12 7 (0.28%) DevExpress
12 7 (0.28%) Telerik
13 5 (0.20%) Splunk
13 5 (0.20%) Zend
14 4 (0.16%) Netezza
14 4 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.12%) Sage
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Millom, Cumbria
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Progressive
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training and Development
Posted: 14 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago