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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 101 88 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.22% 20.28% 19.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.11% 34.92% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 84 83 81
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
265 252 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 55.67% 58.06% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 238 232 246
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +5 25 £31,500 -25.88% 2
Blackburn -4 21 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Blackpool +6 19 £32,500 +14.03% 3
Chorley +7 8 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Newton-le-Willows +5 2 £40,000 +86.04%
Accrington - 2 £39,250 - 1
Colne - 2 £36,250 - 1
Morecambe - 1 £35,000 -
Ormskirk - 1 £42,500 -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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#.

1 222 (93.67%) .NET
2 161 (67.93%) ASP.NET
3 126 (53.16%) SQL Server
4 105 (44.30%) MVC
5 100 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (42.19%) SQL
6 97 (40.93%) HTML
6 97 (40.93%) JavaScript
7 90 (37.97%) CSS
8 86 (36.29%) jQuery
9 65 (27.43%) WCF
10 59 (24.89%) .NET Framework
11 58 (24.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (23.63%) VB.NET
13 50 (21.10%) XML
14 44 (18.57%) Microsoft
15 42 (17.72%) Web Services
16 39 (16.46%) Mentoring
17 32 (13.50%) Web Development
17 32 (13.50%) SQL Server 2008
18 31 (13.08%) SQL Server 2012
18 31 (13.08%) TDD
19 29 (12.24%) LINQ
19 29 (12.24%) WPF
19 29 (12.24%) Windows
20 27 (11.39%) T-SQL
21 25 (10.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 25 (10.55%) Waterfall
22 24 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
23 23 (9.70%) QA

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (8.44%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.59%) CMS
3 14 (5.91%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.80%) IIS
5 5 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.42%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 17 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) VPN
1 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (53.16%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (13.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (10.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (8.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (7.17%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (4.22%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.22%) NoSQL
9 9 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.42%) DTS
Development Applications
1 21 (8.86%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.49%) NUnit
2 13 (5.49%) Moq
3 11 (4.64%) Subversion
4 9 (3.80%) MSTest
4 9 (3.80%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.42%) PowerBuilder
General
1 13 (5.49%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.22%) Billing
3 9 (3.80%) Finance
3 9 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (3.80%) Retail
4 3 (1.27%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.27%) Games
5 1 (0.42%) Marketing
5 1 (0.42%) German Language
5 1 (0.42%) Electronics
5 1 (0.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 212 (89.45%) Developer
2 112 (47.26%) .NET Developer
3 54 (22.78%) C# Developer
4 34 (14.35%) Senior Developer
4 34 (14.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (13.50%) Software Developer
6 30 (12.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (11.39%) Web Developer
8 24 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (8.86%) Team Leader
10 19 (8.02%) Development Team Leader
10 19 (8.02%) Software Team Leader
10 19 (8.02%) Software Development Team Leader
10 19 (8.02%) .NET Team Leader
11 16 (6.75%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (6.33%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.64%) .NET Web Developer
14 10 (4.22%) Junior Developer
14 10 (4.22%) Junior
15 8 (3.38%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (93.67%) .NET
2 161 (67.93%) ASP.NET
3 97 (40.93%) HTML
4 90 (37.97%) CSS
5 86 (36.29%) jQuery
6 65 (27.43%) WCF
7 59 (24.89%) .NET Framework
8 58 (24.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (21.10%) XML
10 42 (17.72%) Web Services
11 29 (12.24%) WPF
11 29 (12.24%) LINQ
12 22 (9.28%) CSS3
13 19 (8.02%) SOAP
14 18 (7.59%) HTML5
15 17 (7.17%) Razor View Engine
15 17 (7.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 17 (7.17%) Ajax
16 14 (5.91%) JSON
17 10 (4.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.02%) iSeries
3 10 (4.22%) AS400
4 8 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.95%) User Experience
5 7 (2.95%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.95%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.11%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.69%) SCORM
7 4 (1.69%) Tandem
7 4 (1.69%) PDA
8 2 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.42%) Statistics
9 1 (0.42%) Social Media
9 1 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.24%) Windows
2 4 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (0.42%) Linux
3 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (44.30%) MVC
2 100 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.46%) Mentoring
4 32 (13.50%) Web Development
5 31 (13.08%) TDD
6 25 (10.55%) Waterfall
7 21 (8.86%) OOP
8 19 (8.02%) Scrum
9 17 (7.17%) Software Engineering
10 16 (6.75%) OO
10 16 (6.75%) Web Application Development
11 15 (6.33%) E-Commerce
11 15 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.33%) Kanban
12 12 (5.06%) OOD
13 10 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (3.80%) User Stories
14 9 (3.80%) Project Management
14 9 (3.80%) GAP Analysis
14 9 (3.80%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 100 (42.19%) SQL
2 97 (40.93%) JavaScript
3 56 (23.63%) VB.NET
4 27 (11.39%) T-SQL
5 19 (8.02%) RPG
6 17 (7.17%) Java
7 12 (5.06%) VB
8 7 (2.95%) VB6
8 7 (2.95%) VBA
9 4 (1.69%) XAML
9 4 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) VBScript
10 1 (0.42%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (4.64%) Degree
2 7 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.53%) VCP4
4 5 (2.11%) MCSD
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.70%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.49%) Oracle
3 9 (3.80%) Epicor
4 5 (2.11%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.27%) Ektron
6 1 (0.42%) SAP
6 1 (0.42%) NetApp
6 1 (0.42%) VMware
6 1 (0.42%) Google
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chorley
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £40,000-£45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Tharstern Limited
Salary: £competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago