The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 2 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 18 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 36.73% 20.83% 47.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 78.26% 35.71% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 16
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackpool region.

Programming Languages Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 46.94% 58.33% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 28
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

C#
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

C# Salary Trend in Blackpool

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) WCF
3 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 18 (69.23%) WPF
5 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (50.00%) Web Services
7 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
7 12 (46.15%) MVC
7 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (34.62%) Scrum
8 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) TDD
9 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
11 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
12 5 (19.23%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (19.23%) Ninject
12 5 (19.23%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (19.23%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (19.23%) MSTest
12 5 (19.23%) Spring.NET
12 5 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (19.23%) Moq
12 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (19.23%) Kanban
12 5 (19.23%) NUnit
13 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MSTest
1 5 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (19.23%) Moq
1 5 (19.23%) NUnit
General
1 3 (11.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (96.15%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) WPF Developer
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) WCF
3 18 (69.23%) WPF
4 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (50.00%) Web Services
5 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 5 (19.23%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (19.23%) Ninject
7 5 (19.23%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (19.23%) Spring.NET
8 4 (15.38%) LINQ
9 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
5 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
6 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (19.23%) Kanban
7 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Web Development
7 4 (15.38%) MVVM
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) CQRS
8 3 (11.54%) BDD
8 3 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (11.54%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool
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Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago