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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 140 134 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 27.29% 24.68% 27.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.94% 39.07% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 134 128 105
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £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
326 343 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 63.55% 63.17% 65.07%
Number of salaries quoted 310 309 249
Average salary £32,640 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 46 £33,500 -1.47% 7
Chorley +6 13 £47,000 +39.25% 2
Blackpool +2 11 £33,000 +14.78% 6
Lancaster 0 9 £25,000 -28.57%
Lytham St Annes -1 7 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Skelmersdale +1 6 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Blackburn -1 6 £38,250 -10.00% 5
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Accrington -2 1 £38,500 +2.66% 2
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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#.

1 296 (95.18%) .NET
2 215 (69.13%) ASP.NET
3 165 (53.05%) SQL Server
4 154 (49.52%) SQL
5 140 (45.02%) jQuery
6 137 (44.05%) HTML
7 133 (42.77%) CSS
8 124 (39.87%) JavaScript
9 119 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
10 106 (34.08%) MVC
11 102 (32.80%) .NET Framework
12 97 (31.19%) WCF
13 79 (25.40%) Microsoft
14 73 (23.47%) XML
15 71 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 48 (15.43%) VB.NET
17 47 (15.11%) Web Services
17 47 (15.11%) SQL Server 2008
17 47 (15.11%) Mentoring
18 46 (14.79%) SQL Server 2012
18 46 (14.79%) T-SQL
18 46 (14.79%) SOAP
19 45 (14.47%) Web Development
19 45 (14.47%) LINQ
20 44 (14.15%) WPF
21 40 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 39 (12.54%) MS Excel
23 38 (12.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 36 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 36 (11.58%) Analytical Skills

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (10.93%) SharePoint
2 31 (9.97%) CMS
3 27 (8.68%) Umbraco
4 12 (3.86%) IIS
5 9 (2.89%) ColdFusion
6 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.32%) Node.js
7 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (12.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.32%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (1.93%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.61%) VPN
2 4 (1.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) FTP
3 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (53.05%) SQL Server
2 47 (15.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (14.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 40 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (6.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (5.79%) Crystal Reports
8 15 (4.82%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.93%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.64%) MySQL
11 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.64%) DTS
11 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 23 (7.40%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.89%) PowerBuilder
2 9 (2.89%) Subversion
3 5 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.96%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.96%) Selenium
5 3 (0.96%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.96%) eggPlant
5 3 (0.96%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (0.64%) JMeter
6 2 (0.64%) NUnit
7 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.32%) MSTest
7 1 (0.32%) Moq
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (7.72%) Retail
2 10 (3.22%) Finance
3 7 (2.25%) Back Office
3 7 (2.25%) Marketing
4 6 (1.93%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.29%) Games
5 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.29%) Legal
5 4 (1.29%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.96%) Advertising
7 2 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 266 (85.53%) Developer
2 95 (30.55%) .NET Developer
3 88 (28.30%) C# Developer
4 59 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (16.40%) Software Developer
6 48 (15.43%) Senior Developer
7 45 (14.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (13.50%) Web Developer
9 33 (10.61%) ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (9.65%) Team Leader
11 27 (8.68%) Development Team Leader
11 27 (8.68%) Analyst
12 23 (7.40%) Software Team Leader
12 23 (7.40%) .NET Team Leader
13 22 (7.07%) Software Development Team Leader
14 20 (6.43%) Senior C# Developer
15 17 (5.47%) Developer Analyst
16 16 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
17 15 (4.82%) VB.NET Developer
18 14 (4.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (95.18%) .NET
2 215 (69.13%) ASP.NET
3 140 (45.02%) jQuery
4 137 (44.05%) HTML
5 133 (42.77%) CSS
6 102 (32.80%) .NET Framework
7 97 (31.19%) WCF
8 73 (23.47%) XML
9 71 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (15.11%) Web Services
11 46 (14.79%) SOAP
12 45 (14.47%) LINQ
13 44 (14.15%) WPF
14 38 (12.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 28 (9.00%) CSS3
16 21 (6.75%) HTML5
17 20 (6.43%) WinForms
17 20 (6.43%) XSLT
18 19 (6.11%) XHTML
18 19 (6.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.07%) iSeries
3 19 (6.11%) Mobile App
3 19 (6.11%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.54%) User Experience
5 7 (2.25%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.93%) PDA
6 6 (1.93%) Social Media
7 5 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.61%) SCORM
8 3 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.96%) AS400
9 2 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.68%) Windows
2 6 (1.93%) Android
3 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (34.08%) MVC
3 47 (15.11%) Mentoring
4 45 (14.47%) Web Development
5 31 (9.97%) OO
6 29 (9.32%) Waterfall
7 24 (7.72%) E-Commerce
8 23 (7.40%) Scrum
9 19 (6.11%) Multithreading
10 18 (5.79%) Parallel Computing
10 18 (5.79%) Web Application Development
11 17 (5.47%) Performance Management
11 17 (5.47%) OOP
11 17 (5.47%) Load Testing
11 17 (5.47%) TDD
12 15 (4.82%) Migration
13 14 (4.50%) Unit Testing
14 13 (4.18%) Project Management
14 13 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (4.18%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 154 (49.52%) SQL
2 124 (39.87%) JavaScript
3 48 (15.43%) VB.NET
4 46 (14.79%) T-SQL
5 28 (9.00%) Java
6 24 (7.72%) PHP
7 22 (7.07%) RPG
7 22 (7.07%) VB
8 17 (5.47%) Objective-C
9 16 (5.14%) Groovy
10 14 (4.50%) VB6
11 11 (3.54%) XAML
12 10 (3.22%) C++
13 7 (2.25%) C
13 7 (2.25%) VBA
14 6 (1.93%) Uniface
15 3 (0.96%) VBScript
16 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.32%) ABAP
16 1 (0.32%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 24 (7.72%) Degree
2 9 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.57%) MCSD
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.68%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 79 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.43%) Oracle
3 6 (1.93%) Epicor
3 6 (1.93%) Sage
4 5 (1.61%) Business Objects
5 3 (0.96%) Ektron
6 1 (0.32%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.32%) Open Text
6 1 (0.32%) VMware
6 1 (0.32%) SAP
6 1 (0.32%) Progress
6 1 (0.32%) NetApp
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Accrington
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £29217 - £43915 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28690.00 - £33250.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Chorley
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
UK - London, Manchester, Preston, Bristol
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 45k (DOE) + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago