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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 96 89 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.67% 20.41% 30.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 35.89% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 75 85 141
Average salary £35,350 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,000 £42,500
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
264 248 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 59.59% 56.88% 64.46%
Number of salaries quoted 208 221 291
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,903 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 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 1 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 +2 26 £30,000 -25.00% 13
Blackburn 0 20 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Blackpool +2 12 £32,500 -21.21% 2
Colne - 8 £36,250 - 1
Chorley 0 6 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Newton-le-Willows +3 4 £40,000 +86.04%
Accrington - 3 £38,000 - 3
Lancaster +1 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Lytham St Annes - 2 £35,700 - 1
Burnley -1 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Ormskirk - 1 - - 1
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 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#.

1 195 (93.30%) .NET
2 136 (65.07%) ASP.NET
3 114 (54.55%) MVC
4 108 (51.67%) SQL Server
5 98 (46.89%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (45.93%) SQL
7 87 (41.63%) JavaScript
8 74 (35.41%) HTML
9 72 (34.45%) CSS
10 56 (26.79%) jQuery
11 47 (22.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 46 (22.01%) VB.NET
13 43 (20.57%) .NET Framework
14 41 (19.62%) Web Services
15 39 (18.66%) WCF
16 38 (18.18%) Microsoft
17 29 (13.88%) TDD
18 28 (13.40%) Software Engineering
19 26 (12.44%) XML
20 25 (11.96%) WPF
20 25 (11.96%) Mentoring
21 23 (11.00%) SQL Server 2012
21 23 (11.00%) Web Development
22 22 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
22 22 (10.53%) Visual Studio
22 22 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 20 (9.57%) HTML5
24 19 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
25 18 (8.61%) Waterfall
25 18 (8.61%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (8.13%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.35%) CMS
3 4 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.96%) Kentico
5 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.48%) Node.js
5 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.48%) Line 500
3 1 (0.48%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (51.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (8.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 11 (5.26%) NoSQL
8 9 (4.31%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (3.83%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.22%) Moq
2 13 (6.22%) NUnit
3 11 (5.26%) Subversion
4 9 (4.31%) MSTest
4 9 (4.31%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.48%) Grunt
6 1 (0.48%) Bower
General
1 12 (5.74%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.26%) Billing
3 7 (3.35%) Games
3 7 (3.35%) Finance
3 7 (3.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.96%) Retail
4 2 (0.96%) Law
5 1 (0.48%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) German Language
5 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 189 (90.43%) Developer
2 115 (55.02%) .NET Developer
3 53 (25.36%) C# Developer
4 37 (17.70%) Senior Developer
5 36 (17.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (13.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (9.57%) Software Developer
8 17 (8.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (7.18%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (6.22%) Team Leader
10 13 (6.22%) Senior .NET Developer
10 13 (6.22%) .NET Team Leader
10 13 (6.22%) Web Developer
11 12 (5.74%) Software Development Team Leader
11 12 (5.74%) Development Team Leader
11 12 (5.74%) Software Team Leader
12 11 (5.26%) Junior Developer
12 11 (5.26%) Junior
13 8 (3.83%) Graduate
14 7 (3.35%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (93.30%) .NET
2 136 (65.07%) ASP.NET
3 74 (35.41%) HTML
4 72 (34.45%) CSS
5 56 (26.79%) jQuery
6 47 (22.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (20.57%) .NET Framework
8 41 (19.62%) Web Services
9 39 (18.66%) WCF
10 26 (12.44%) XML
11 25 (11.96%) WPF
12 22 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
13 20 (9.57%) HTML5
14 14 (6.70%) AngularJS
14 14 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (5.74%) Ajax
15 12 (5.74%) JSON
15 12 (5.74%) CSS3
16 11 (5.26%) RESTful
17 9 (4.31%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.74%) iSeries
2 11 (5.26%) User Experience
2 11 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.78%) AS400
4 7 (3.35%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.39%) Tandem
6 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.44%) PDA
8 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.96%) Social Media
9 1 (0.48%) Statistics
9 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) NHS
9 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.18%) Windows
2 7 (3.35%) Android
3 4 (1.91%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (54.55%) MVC
2 98 (46.89%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.88%) TDD
4 28 (13.40%) Software Engineering
5 25 (11.96%) Mentoring
6 23 (11.00%) Web Development
7 18 (8.61%) Waterfall
8 16 (7.66%) OO
8 16 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (6.70%) Scrum
9 14 (6.70%) Web Application Development
10 13 (6.22%) Asset Management
10 13 (6.22%) OOP
11 12 (5.74%) OOD
11 12 (5.74%) Kanban
12 11 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (4.78%) ERP
13 10 (4.78%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.31%) E-Commerce
15 8 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (45.93%) SQL
2 87 (41.63%) JavaScript
3 46 (22.01%) VB.NET
4 18 (8.61%) T-SQL
5 16 (7.66%) Java
6 12 (5.74%) RPG
7 9 (4.31%) VB
8 4 (1.91%) PHP
8 4 (1.91%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.44%) VB6
10 2 (0.96%) C
11 1 (0.48%) XAML
11 1 (0.48%) VBA
11 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (4.78%) Degree
2 4 (1.91%) MCSD
3 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.18%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) HL7
Vendors
1 38 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.18%) Oracle
3 7 (3.35%) Epicor
4 3 (1.44%) Ektron
4 3 (1.44%) Sage
5 2 (0.96%) Apple
5 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.96%) Google
5 2 (0.96%) Facebook
5 2 (0.96%) Twitter
6 1 (0.48%) PayPal
6 1 (0.48%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe
6 1 (0.48%) Business Objects
Preston, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £38K-£47K
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £32-45K
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleetwood, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleetwood, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 36,000 + pension + 29 hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago