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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 175 103 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.58% 20.36% 23.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.78% 32.09% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 147 99 108
Average salary £37,500 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £21,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
338 321 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 66.80% 63.44% 55.62%
Number of salaries quoted 283 293 261
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,225 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +2 38 £30,500 -12.85% 5
Lancaster 0 25 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Blackpool +3 13 £42,500 +51.78% 2
Chorley +1 13 £47,000 +56.66% 3
Ormskirk 0 7 £31,500 -16.00%
Burnley -5 6 £40,000 +86.04%
Skelmersdale +4 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Blackburn -6 4 £46,750 +33.57% 4
Morecambe - 3 £35,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £20,500 -
Colne +3 1 £33,500 +17.54%
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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#.

1 237 (95.95%) .NET
2 170 (68.83%) ASP.NET
3 135 (54.66%) SQL Server
4 125 (50.61%) SQL
5 108 (43.72%) jQuery
6 102 (41.30%) HTML
7 99 (40.08%) CSS
8 88 (35.63%) JavaScript
8 88 (35.63%) MVC
9 84 (34.01%) .NET Framework
10 77 (31.17%) WCF
11 71 (28.74%) Microsoft
12 59 (23.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 54 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (19.84%) XML
15 42 (17.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 39 (15.79%) Web Services
17 38 (15.38%) LINQ
17 38 (15.38%) VB.NET
18 37 (14.98%) SOAP
19 36 (14.57%) T-SQL
20 35 (14.17%) OO
21 33 (13.36%) MS Excel
21 33 (13.36%) WPF
21 33 (13.36%) SQL Server 2012
21 33 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
22 31 (12.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 31 (12.55%) Oracle
23 28 (11.34%) Java
23 28 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 26 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 19 (7.69%) CMS
3 15 (6.07%) Umbraco
4 12 (4.86%) ColdFusion
5 6 (2.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.40%) Node.js
6 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (13.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.40%) InDesign
3 1 (0.40%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.43%) Sage 50
2 4 (1.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.02%) VPN
2 4 (1.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) FTP
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (54.66%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 33 (13.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 31 (12.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (7.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (6.48%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (4.45%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.62%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.62%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.21%) MySQL
10 3 (1.21%) DTS
11 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (6.07%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.86%) PowerBuilder
3 11 (4.45%) Subversion
4 7 (2.83%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.43%) NUnit
6 5 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.02%) MSTest
6 5 (2.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (2.02%) Moq
6 5 (2.02%) Selenium
7 4 (1.62%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.21%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.21%) eggPlant
8 3 (1.21%) Facilita Forecast
8 3 (1.21%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.81%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.81%) JMeter
10 1 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (7.69%) Retail
2 7 (2.83%) Back Office
2 7 (2.83%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.43%) Finance
3 6 (2.43%) Marketing
4 5 (2.02%) Legal
5 4 (1.62%) Games
6 2 (0.81%) Billing
6 2 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 211 (85.43%) Developer
2 78 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 72 (29.15%) .NET Developer
4 55 (22.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (16.19%) Software Developer
6 39 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 39 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (11.34%) ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (9.72%) Analyst
9 22 (8.91%) Web Developer
10 17 (6.88%) VB.NET Developer
10 17 (6.88%) Team Leader
10 17 (6.88%) Developer Analyst
11 16 (6.48%) Development Team Leader
11 16 (6.48%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (5.67%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (5.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.86%) Software Team Leader
13 12 (4.86%) .NET Team Leader
14 11 (4.45%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (95.95%) .NET
2 170 (68.83%) ASP.NET
3 108 (43.72%) jQuery
4 102 (41.30%) HTML
5 99 (40.08%) CSS
6 84 (34.01%) .NET Framework
7 77 (31.17%) WCF
8 59 (23.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (19.84%) XML
10 42 (17.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 39 (15.79%) Web Services
12 38 (15.38%) LINQ
13 37 (14.98%) SOAP
14 33 (13.36%) WPF
15 20 (8.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (7.29%) REST
16 18 (7.29%) WinForms
17 16 (6.48%) HTML5
17 16 (6.48%) Grails
18 14 (5.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.48%) Mobile App
2 15 (6.07%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.45%) iSeries
5 5 (2.02%) Social Media
5 5 (2.02%) PDA
6 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.40%) SCORM
7 1 (0.40%) Tandem
7 1 (0.40%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.26%) Windows
2 6 (2.43%) Android
3 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (35.63%) MVC
2 54 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (14.17%) OO
4 25 (10.12%) Web Application Development
5 24 (9.72%) Scrum
5 24 (9.72%) Web Development
6 23 (9.31%) TDD
7 22 (8.91%) Unit Testing
8 17 (6.88%) Migration
8 17 (6.88%) Performance Management
9 16 (6.48%) Waterfall
10 15 (6.07%) Dependency Injection
10 15 (6.07%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.26%) Kanban
12 12 (4.86%) Multithreading
12 12 (4.86%) Time Management
12 12 (4.86%) Test Scripting
13 11 (4.45%) ERP
13 11 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.45%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 125 (50.61%) SQL
2 88 (35.63%) JavaScript
3 38 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 36 (14.57%) T-SQL
5 28 (11.34%) Java
6 26 (10.53%) PHP
7 19 (7.69%) VB
8 16 (6.48%) Objective-C
8 16 (6.48%) Groovy
9 12 (4.86%) VB6
9 12 (4.86%) C
10 11 (4.45%) RPG
11 9 (3.64%) C++
12 7 (2.83%) XAML
13 6 (2.43%) Uniface
14 4 (1.62%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.81%) VBScript
16 1 (0.40%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 19 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (1.21%) MCSD
2 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.07%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) SLA
Vendors
1 71 (28.74%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.55%) Oracle
3 6 (2.43%) Sage
4 5 (2.02%) Adobe
5 2 (0.81%) Open Text
5 2 (0.81%) Ektron
6 1 (0.40%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.40%) Sybase
6 1 (0.40%) Progress
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 36,000 + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Rossendale
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Preston
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Suresite Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus company benefits
Posted: 25 days ago