The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 113 77 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.92% 19.15% 31.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.67% 34.53% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 90 72 143
Average salary £35,700 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,200 £43,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
300 223 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.85% 55.47% 63.47%
Number of salaries quoted 234 195 284
Average salary £35,700 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,961 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

C#
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

C# Salary Trend in Lancashire

C#
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Lancashire

C#
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +1 33 £30,500 -12.85% 14
Blackburn -1 20 £36,000 +2.85% 12
Blackpool +4 12 £32,500 -21.21% 3
Chorley -3 7 £37,500 -11.76% 9
Colne - 7 £35,000 -
Lytham St Annes - 6 £35,700 - 1
Lancaster -1 4 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Accrington - 4 £38,000 - 2
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £40,000 - 1
Ormskirk -2 1 - -
Burnley -4 1 £40,000 -27.27%
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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#.

1 203 (92.69%) .NET
2 149 (68.04%) ASP.NET
3 133 (60.73%) MVC
4 112 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (48.40%) SQL Server
6 104 (47.49%) JavaScript
7 95 (43.38%) SQL
8 92 (42.01%) HTML
9 87 (39.73%) CSS
10 64 (29.22%) jQuery
11 50 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 46 (21.00%) .NET Framework
12 46 (21.00%) WCF
13 41 (18.72%) VB.NET
14 39 (17.81%) Microsoft
15 37 (16.89%) Web Services
16 34 (15.53%) TDD
17 33 (15.07%) Software Engineering
18 28 (12.79%) Web Development
18 28 (12.79%) XML
19 25 (11.42%) Visual Studio
20 24 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 24 (10.96%) HTML5
20 24 (10.96%) Razor View Engine
21 22 (10.05%) Mentoring
22 20 (9.13%) SQL Server 2012
22 20 (9.13%) AngularJS
22 20 (9.13%) WPF
23 19 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
23 19 (8.68%) Windows

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 12 (5.48%) CMS
1 12 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.28%) Umbraco
2 5 (2.28%) Kentico
3 4 (1.83%) Node.js
3 4 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.37%) IIS
5 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.83%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.83%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.46%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.91%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (48.40%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (9.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (6.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (5.02%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.02%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.02%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.74%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.37%) MySQL
9 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (11.42%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.85%) NUnit
3 14 (6.39%) Moq
4 11 (5.02%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (5.02%) Subversion
5 10 (4.57%) MSTest
6 5 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.83%) Grunt
7 4 (1.83%) Bower
8 3 (1.37%) Selenium
9 2 (0.91%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (5.48%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.02%) Billing
3 10 (4.57%) Finance
4 8 (3.65%) Games
5 5 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.83%) Marketing
7 2 (0.91%) Retail
7 2 (0.91%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) German Language
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 198 (90.41%) Developer
2 119 (54.34%) .NET Developer
3 57 (26.03%) C# Developer
4 40 (18.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (15.98%) Senior Developer
6 30 (13.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (7.76%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.31%) Web Developer
8 16 (7.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (6.85%) Senior C# Developer
9 15 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (4.57%) Team Leader
10 10 (4.57%) Junior Developer
10 10 (4.57%) Junior
10 10 (4.57%) .NET Team Leader
11 9 (4.11%) Software Development Team Leader
11 9 (4.11%) Software Team Leader
11 9 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (4.11%) Analyst
11 9 (4.11%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (92.69%) .NET
2 149 (68.04%) ASP.NET
3 92 (42.01%) HTML
4 87 (39.73%) CSS
5 64 (29.22%) jQuery
6 50 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (21.00%) .NET Framework
7 46 (21.00%) WCF
8 37 (16.89%) Web Services
9 28 (12.79%) XML
10 24 (10.96%) HTML5
10 24 (10.96%) Razor View Engine
11 20 (9.13%) AngularJS
11 20 (9.13%) WPF
12 14 (6.39%) CSS3
12 14 (6.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (6.39%) JSON
13 13 (5.94%) RESTful
13 13 (5.94%) WinForms
14 11 (5.02%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.94%) User Experience
2 10 (4.57%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (4.11%) iSeries
4 8 (3.65%) AS400
4 8 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.28%) Tandem
7 3 (1.37%) PDA
7 3 (1.37%) Social Media
8 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.46%) Statistics
9 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.46%) NHS
9 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.68%) Windows
2 8 (3.65%) Android
3 5 (2.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (60.73%) MVC
2 112 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.53%) TDD
4 33 (15.07%) Software Engineering
5 28 (12.79%) Web Development
6 22 (10.05%) Mentoring
7 19 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (8.22%) E-Commerce
8 18 (8.22%) Scrum
8 18 (8.22%) Web Application Development
9 16 (7.31%) OO
10 15 (6.85%) Asset Management
11 13 (5.94%) Kanban
11 13 (5.94%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.48%) OOP
13 11 (5.02%) Unit Testing
13 11 (5.02%) Dependency Injection
13 11 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (4.57%) OOD
15 8 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (47.49%) JavaScript
2 95 (43.38%) SQL
3 41 (18.72%) VB.NET
4 18 (8.22%) Java
4 18 (8.22%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.48%) VB
6 10 (4.57%) RPG
7 8 (3.65%) PHP
8 4 (1.83%) VB6
8 4 (1.83%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.37%) C
10 2 (0.91%) XAML
11 1 (0.46%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.46%) VBScript
11 1 (0.46%) VBA
11 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (5.48%) Degree
2 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 39 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.85%) Oracle
3 4 (1.83%) Adobe
3 4 (1.83%) Epicor
3 4 (1.83%) Sage
4 3 (1.37%) Facebook
4 3 (1.37%) Twitter
4 3 (1.37%) Apple
4 3 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.91%) Google
6 1 (0.46%) PayPal
6 1 (0.46%) Ektron
6 1 (0.46%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.46%) IBM
6 1 (0.46%) HP
6 1 (0.46%) Metastorm
Blackburn, Lancashire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
ROQ IT Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
ROQ IT Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ IT Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Halo HR
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Halo HR
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago