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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 124 112 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.75% 23.73% 24.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.74% 39.58% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 121 103 97
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 £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £47,000
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
312 283 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 62.28% 59.96% 66.44%
Number of salaries quoted 302 251 269
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 0 42 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Blackpool +4 16 £32,500 +11.11% 1
Chorley +10 13 £47,000 +10.58% 5
Blackburn -4 11 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Lancaster -1 7 £26,000 -25.71%
Skelmersdale - 5 £31,500 -
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Lytham St Annes -1 3 £39,000 +23.80% 2
Accrington - 3 £38,500 - 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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#.

1 286 (94.70%) .NET
2 209 (69.21%) ASP.NET
3 158 (52.32%) SQL Server
4 149 (49.34%) SQL
5 133 (44.04%) HTML
6 132 (43.71%) jQuery
7 129 (42.72%) CSS
8 121 (40.07%) JavaScript
9 120 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
10 109 (36.09%) MVC
11 97 (32.12%) WCF
12 89 (29.47%) .NET Framework
13 74 (24.50%) XML
14 69 (22.85%) Microsoft
15 67 (22.19%) ASP.NET MVC
16 55 (18.21%) VB.NET
17 50 (16.56%) T-SQL
18 48 (15.89%) Web Services
18 48 (15.89%) Mentoring
19 46 (15.23%) SQL Server 2012
20 43 (14.24%) Web Development
20 43 (14.24%) SQL Server 2008
21 41 (13.58%) SOAP
22 40 (13.25%) LINQ
23 39 (12.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 37 (12.25%) WPF
25 34 (11.26%) SharePoint
25 34 (11.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 33 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
27 32 (10.60%) MS Excel

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 34 (11.26%) SharePoint
2 31 (10.26%) CMS
3 27 (8.94%) Umbraco
4 10 (3.31%) IIS
5 7 (2.32%) ColdFusion
6 6 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.33%) Node.js
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.66%) VPN
2 4 (1.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) FTP
3 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (52.32%) SQL Server
2 46 (15.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 43 (14.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (12.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (11.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (5.96%) Relational Database
7 17 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
8 13 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.32%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.32%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.66%) DTS
12 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (7.95%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.98%) Subversion
3 7 (2.32%) PowerBuilder
4 5 (1.66%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.66%) Moq
4 5 (1.66%) MSTest
4 5 (1.66%) NUnit
5 3 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.66%) eggPlant
6 2 (0.66%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (0.66%) JMeter
6 2 (0.66%) Selenium
6 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 24 (7.95%) Retail
2 10 (3.31%) Finance
3 9 (2.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.32%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.99%) Back Office
6 4 (1.32%) Games
6 4 (1.32%) Legal
6 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.32%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.32%) Billing
6 4 (1.32%) Marketing
7 2 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 260 (86.09%) Developer
2 100 (33.11%) .NET Developer
3 79 (26.16%) C# Developer
4 53 (17.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (16.56%) Software Developer
6 46 (15.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 43 (14.24%) Senior Developer
8 41 (13.58%) Web Developer
9 36 (11.92%) ASP.NET Developer
10 31 (10.26%) Team Leader
11 28 (9.27%) Development Team Leader
12 26 (8.61%) Software Team Leader
13 25 (8.28%) Software Development Team Leader
14 24 (7.95%) .NET Team Leader
15 21 (6.95%) Analyst
16 19 (6.29%) Senior C# Developer
17 14 (4.64%) Senior .NET Developer
18 13 (4.30%) VB.NET Developer
19 12 (3.97%) Developer Analyst
19 12 (3.97%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (94.70%) .NET
2 209 (69.21%) ASP.NET
3 133 (44.04%) HTML
4 132 (43.71%) jQuery
5 129 (42.72%) CSS
6 97 (32.12%) WCF
7 89 (29.47%) .NET Framework
8 74 (24.50%) XML
9 67 (22.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (15.89%) Web Services
11 41 (13.58%) SOAP
12 40 (13.25%) LINQ
13 37 (12.25%) WPF
14 29 (9.60%) CSS3
15 27 (8.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 21 (6.95%) Ajax
17 20 (6.62%) HTML5
17 20 (6.62%) XSLT
18 19 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 18 (5.96%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.28%) iSeries
3 19 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (5.63%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.64%) User Experience
6 7 (2.32%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.99%) AS400
7 6 (1.99%) PDA
8 5 (1.66%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.66%) SCORM
9 4 (1.32%) Social Media
10 3 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.27%) Windows
2 5 (1.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (36.09%) MVC
3 48 (15.89%) Mentoring
4 43 (14.24%) Web Development
5 31 (10.26%) Waterfall
6 27 (8.94%) OO
7 23 (7.62%) E-Commerce
8 22 (7.28%) OOP
9 19 (6.29%) Scrum
9 19 (6.29%) Multithreading
9 19 (6.29%) TDD
9 19 (6.29%) Web Application Development
10 18 (5.96%) Parallel Computing
11 17 (5.63%) Load Testing
12 15 (4.97%) Project Management
12 15 (4.97%) Kanban
13 13 (4.30%) OOD
14 12 (3.97%) Migration
15 11 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (3.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 149 (49.34%) SQL
2 121 (40.07%) JavaScript
3 55 (18.21%) VB.NET
4 50 (16.56%) T-SQL
5 25 (8.28%) Java
5 25 (8.28%) RPG
6 21 (6.95%) VB
7 16 (5.30%) PHP
8 15 (4.97%) Objective-C
9 13 (4.30%) VB6
10 11 (3.64%) Groovy
11 9 (2.98%) XAML
12 8 (2.65%) C++
13 7 (2.32%) VBA
14 6 (1.99%) C
15 5 (1.66%) Uniface
16 3 (0.99%) VBScript
17 1 (0.33%) ABAP
17 1 (0.33%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 19 (6.29%) Degree
2 9 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.65%) MCSD
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.93%) QA
Vendors
1 69 (22.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.97%) Oracle
3 9 (2.98%) Epicor
4 5 (1.66%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.66%) Sage
5 3 (0.99%) Ektron
6 1 (0.33%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.33%) Open Text
6 1 (0.33%) VMware
6 1 (0.33%) SAP
6 1 (0.33%) Progress
6 1 (0.33%) NetApp
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ormskirk
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chorley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Chorley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
UK - London, Manchester, Preston, Bristol
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 45k (DOE) + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £35,700 - £45,900 per annum + 6% pension
Posted: 26 days ago