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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 6 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing C# 2 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 9.52% 40.82% 21.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 80.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 4
Average salary £41,475 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.61% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,655 £32,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,295 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
11 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 52.38% 51.02% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 10
Average salary £30,450 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.30% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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#
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Blackpool region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C# Salary Histogram in Blackpool

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
4 10 (71.43%) MVC
5 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
6 8 (57.14%) HTML
6 8 (57.14%) CSS
7 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 7 (50.00%) jQuery
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (28.57%) Windows
9 4 (28.57%) SQL
9 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
9 4 (28.57%) JSON
9 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (28.57%) TDD
9 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 3 (21.43%) Web Development
10 3 (21.43%) WCF
10 3 (21.43%) HTML5
10 3 (21.43%) VB
10 3 (21.43%) Web Services
10 3 (21.43%) OOP
11 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 2 (14.29%) CRM
11 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 2 (14.29%) XML
11 2 (14.29%) Unix

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (35.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) CRM Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) WCF
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (14.29%) COM+
8 2 (14.29%) CSS3
8 2 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (14.29%) XML
9 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft