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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing C# 1354 1071 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.82% 19.04% 17.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.77% 35.50% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 989 992
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 4009 3017 3334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.67% 53.63% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3437 2605 2834
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -2 840 £42,500 +6.25% 136
Cheshire -3 302 £40,000 +14.28% 46
Lancashire +3 103 £32,500 -13.33% 19
Merseyside 0 93 £40,000 - 18
Cumbria +9 14 £45,000 +24.13% 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 2251 (85.75%) .NET
2 1511 (57.56%) ASP.NET
3 1460 (55.62%) SQL Server
4 1395 (53.14%) MVC
5 1325 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
6 1111 (42.32%) SQL
7 1076 (40.99%) JavaScript
8 963 (36.69%) HTML
9 859 (32.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 857 (32.65%) CSS
11 676 (25.75%) TDD
12 673 (25.64%) Microsoft
13 666 (25.37%) jQuery
14 619 (23.58%) AngularJS
15 566 (21.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 555 (21.14%) .NET Framework
17 524 (19.96%) Web Services
18 437 (16.65%) WCF
19 422 (16.08%) Web Development
20 405 (15.43%) Scrum
21 393 (14.97%) OO
22 379 (14.44%) Entity Framework
23 368 (14.02%) Java
23 368 (14.02%) Degree
24 361 (13.75%) Software Engineering
25 355 (13.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 341 (12.99%) Finance
27 340 (12.95%) HTML5
28 338 (12.88%) Web Application Development
29 317 (12.08%) Continuous Integration

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
1 108 (4.11%) CMS
2 98 (3.73%) Umbraco
3 77 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
4 67 (2.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 54 (2.06%) SharePoint
6 47 (1.79%) Apache Spark
7 41 (1.56%) Apache
8 32 (1.22%) IIS
9 31 (1.18%) EPiServer
10 20 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (0.72%) Apache Pig
11 19 (0.72%) NServiceBus
12 16 (0.61%) Drupal
12 16 (0.61%) Sitefinity
13 11 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 10 (0.38%) nginx
15 8 (0.30%) OpenEdge
16 7 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.30%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.15%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.076%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.076%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 52 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.42%) Visualfiles
4 9 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.19%) Magento
5 5 (0.19%) PlanetPress Connect
6 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.076%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.038%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.038%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.038%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 299 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 196 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
3 97 (3.70%) SaaS
4 58 (2.21%) GitHub
5 28 (1.07%) Google Play
6 20 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
7 16 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (0.34%) Office 365
9 8 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.23%) PaaS
11 5 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.15%) Trello
13 3 (0.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 3 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.48%) Internet
2 62 (2.36%) HTTP
3 24 (0.91%) Ethernet
3 24 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 17 (0.65%) RS-232
5 11 (0.42%) Wireless
6 10 (0.38%) Intranet
7 9 (0.34%) FTP
7 9 (0.34%) SMS
8 7 (0.27%) LLU
8 7 (0.27%) SSL
9 6 (0.23%) Broadband
10 4 (0.15%) LAN
10 4 (0.15%) WAN
11 3 (0.11%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.11%) Firewall
11 3 (0.11%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.076%) iBeacon
12 2 (0.076%) NFC
13 1 (0.038%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1460 (55.62%) SQL Server
2 248 (9.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 172 (6.55%) NoSQL
4 147 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 133 (5.07%) MongoDB
6 116 (4.42%) MySQL
7 107 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 105 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 90 (3.43%) Relational Database
10 82 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 70 (2.67%) Big Data
12 69 (2.63%) RDBMS
13 68 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
14 52 (1.98%) Hadoop
15 27 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
16 24 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 21 (0.80%) Amazon Redshift
18 21 (0.80%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 314 (11.96%) Visual Studio
2 249 (9.49%) Git (software)
3 171 (6.51%) Selenium
4 161 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 131 (4.99%) NUnit
6 111 (4.23%) TeamCity
7 101 (3.85%) Subversion
8 82 (3.12%) MSTest
9 76 (2.90%) Cucumber
10 70 (2.67%) Jenkins
11 62 (2.36%) JIRA
12 46 (1.75%) WebDriver
13 37 (1.41%) Moq
14 36 (1.37%) SpecFlow
15 33 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 29 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
17 28 (1.07%) NuGet
18 22 (0.84%) JMeter
19 19 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 19 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 341 (12.99%) Finance
2 138 (5.26%) Games
3 113 (4.30%) Marketing
4 91 (3.47%) Retail
5 54 (2.06%) Advertising
6 43 (1.64%) Law
6 43 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 39 (1.49%) Legal
8 37 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 33 (1.26%) Banking
10 19 (0.72%) Electronics
11 16 (0.61%) Automotive
11 16 (0.61%) Publishing
12 15 (0.57%) Back Office
13 9 (0.34%) Military
14 7 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.27%) Billing
15 5 (0.19%) Local Government
15 5 (0.19%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1996 (76.04%) Developer
2 1275 (48.57%) .NET Developer
3 921 (35.09%) C# Developer
4 685 (26.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 420 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 389 (14.82%) Software Developer
7 361 (13.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 269 (10.25%) Senior Developer
9 249 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 199 (7.58%) .NET Software Developer
11 194 (7.39%) C# Software Developer
12 166 (6.32%) Senior .NET Developer
12 166 (6.32%) Software Engineer
13 164 (6.25%) Junior
13 164 (6.25%) Web Developer
14 144 (5.49%) Junior Developer
15 121 (4.61%) Senior C# Developer
16 118 (4.50%) SQL Developer
17 92 (3.50%) .NET Web Developer
18 90 (3.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2251 (85.75%) .NET
2 1511 (57.56%) ASP.NET
3 963 (36.69%) HTML
4 859 (32.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 857 (32.65%) CSS
6 666 (25.37%) jQuery
7 619 (23.58%) AngularJS
8 566 (21.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 555 (21.14%) .NET Framework
10 524 (19.96%) Web Services
11 437 (16.65%) WCF
12 379 (14.44%) Entity Framework
13 355 (13.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 340 (12.95%) HTML5
15 314 (11.96%) RESTful
16 288 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 269 (10.25%) WPF
18 258 (9.83%) Node.js
19 253 (9.64%) XML
20 213 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 197 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 167 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
3 161 (6.13%) iPad
4 159 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 150 (5.71%) Mobile App
6 102 (3.89%) N-Tier
7 99 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
8 79 (3.01%) User Experience
9 66 (2.51%) Data Structures
10 41 (1.56%) Fintech
11 35 (1.33%) Management Information System
12 32 (1.22%) Algorithms
13 27 (1.03%) Digital TV
13 27 (1.03%) Internet of Things
13 27 (1.03%) iPhone
14 24 (0.91%) Social Network
15 19 (0.72%) Driving Licence
16 17 (0.65%) Industrial Internet of Things
17 11 (0.42%) PKI
18 9 (0.34%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 278 (10.59%) Windows
2 112 (4.27%) Android
3 80 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 75 (2.86%) Linux
5 29 (1.10%) Windows Server
6 20 (0.76%) Windows XP
7 17 (0.65%) Mac OS
7 17 (0.65%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 11 (0.42%) Unix
9 6 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.15%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.11%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.076%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.076%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.076%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.038%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1395 (53.14%) MVC
2 1325 (50.48%) Agile Software Development
3 676 (25.75%) TDD
4 422 (16.08%) Web Development
5 405 (15.43%) Scrum
6 393 (14.97%) OO
7 361 (13.75%) Software Engineering
8 338 (12.88%) Web Application Development
9 317 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
10 298 (11.35%) BDD
11 255 (9.71%) Test Automation
12 253 (9.64%) SDLC
13 234 (8.91%) Dependency Injection
14 186 (7.09%) Unit Testing
15 183 (6.97%) Kanban
16 164 (6.25%) SOLID
17 152 (5.79%) OOP
18 129 (4.91%) Multithreading
19 125 (4.76%) MVVM
20 123 (4.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1111 (42.32%) SQL
2 1076 (40.99%) JavaScript
3 368 (14.02%) Java
4 233 (8.88%) VB.NET
5 223 (8.50%) T-SQL
6 207 (7.89%) Ruby
7 184 (7.01%) C++
8 136 (5.18%) Python
9 93 (3.54%) PHP
10 92 (3.50%) VB
11 83 (3.16%) C
12 80 (3.05%) TypeScript
13 53 (2.02%) F#
14 35 (1.33%) Perl
15 34 (1.30%) XAML
16 32 (1.22%) Objective-C
17 31 (1.18%) PL/SQL
17 31 (1.18%) PowerShell
18 25 (0.95%) Scala
19 22 (0.84%) VB6
Qualifications
1 368 (14.02%) Degree
2 70 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 32 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 28 (1.07%) ISEB
6 27 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 20 (0.76%) DV Cleared
9 15 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (0.34%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.30%) HND
11 8 (0.30%) PhD
12 7 (0.27%) MCP
13 6 (0.23%) Master's Degree
14 4 (0.15%) DBS Check
15 2 (0.076%) CCNA
15 2 (0.076%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.076%) MCAD
15 2 (0.076%) MCSE
15 2 (0.076%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.00%) QA
2 11 (0.42%) SLA
3 10 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.27%) WAI
6 5 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.11%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.076%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.076%) GCP
8 2 (0.076%) PMO
9 1 (0.038%) HL7
9 1 (0.038%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 16 (0.61%) Hyper-V
1 16 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.53%) Docker
3 9 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.038%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.038%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 53 (2.02%) Kibana
2 27 (1.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 26 (0.99%) WSUS
4 17 (0.65%) Puppet
5 15 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (0.42%) Terraform
8 9 (0.34%) Ansible
9 5 (0.19%) Salt
10 3 (0.11%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.076%) SCOM
11 2 (0.076%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.038%) Cacti
12 1 (0.038%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.038%) Icinga
12 1 (0.038%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 673 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 95 (3.62%) Oracle
3 88 (3.35%) Google
4 77 (2.93%) Sitecore
5 63 (2.40%) Xamarin
6 56 (2.13%) Facebook
7 31 (1.18%) Twitter
8 26 (0.99%) SAP
9 16 (0.61%) VMware
10 12 (0.46%) HP
10 12 (0.46%) IBM
11 11 (0.42%) LexisNexis
12 8 (0.30%) Castleton
12 8 (0.30%) Telerik
13 7 (0.27%) DevExpress
14 6 (0.23%) Zend
15 5 (0.19%) Actian
15 5 (0.19%) hybris
15 5 (0.19%) Rackspace
16 4 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
Preston, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Broughton-In-Furness, Cumbria
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tarporley, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £45000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Working, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Car finance 247
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £30001 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago