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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 160 116 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.61% 21.21% 24.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.79% 30.37% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 143 112 104
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
315 382 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 66.18% 69.84% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 281 347 232
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +5 48 £33,000 -12.00% 11
Chorley +1 16 £47,000 +52.84% 4
Lancaster -3 11 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Blackpool +4 9 £44,000 +64.48% 1
Skelmersdale +4 6 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Morecambe - 5 £35,000 -
Lytham St Annes -2 4 £35,000 +11.11%
Ormskirk - 3 £31,500 -
Blackburn -4 2 £38,750 -8.82% 5
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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#.

1 268 (97.10%) .NET
2 198 (71.74%) ASP.NET
3 143 (51.81%) SQL Server
4 132 (47.83%) SQL
5 130 (47.10%) jQuery
6 125 (45.29%) HTML
7 120 (43.48%) CSS
8 107 (38.77%) JavaScript
9 105 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
10 101 (36.59%) .NET Framework
11 99 (35.87%) MVC
12 86 (31.16%) WCF
13 73 (26.45%) Microsoft
14 65 (23.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 64 (23.19%) XML
16 50 (18.12%) LINQ
17 45 (16.30%) Web Development
18 44 (15.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 43 (15.58%) Mentoring
20 42 (15.22%) SOAP
21 39 (14.13%) T-SQL
22 38 (13.77%) MS Excel
22 38 (13.77%) SQL Server 2012
22 38 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
22 38 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 36 (13.04%) VB.NET
24 34 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 34 (12.32%) WPF
25 31 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
25 31 (11.23%) Web Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 28 (10.14%) CMS
2 27 (9.78%) Umbraco
2 27 (9.78%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.07%) IIS
4 11 (3.99%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.36%) Node.js
6 1 (0.36%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (13.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.36%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Sage 50
2 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.81%) VPN
2 4 (1.45%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) FTP
3 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (51.81%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 38 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 38 (13.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.45%) DTS
10 3 (1.09%) MySQL
11 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (6.88%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.99%) PowerBuilder
2 11 (3.99%) Subversion
3 7 (2.54%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.09%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.09%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.09%) eggPlant
5 3 (1.09%) Facilita Forecast
5 3 (1.09%) Selenium
6 2 (0.72%) JMeter
7 1 (0.36%) NUnit
7 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (8.33%) Retail
2 7 (2.54%) Back Office
3 6 (2.17%) Legal
3 6 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.17%) Marketing
4 5 (1.81%) Finance
5 4 (1.45%) Games
6 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.72%) Advertising
7 2 (0.72%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 236 (85.51%) Developer
2 83 (30.07%) C# Developer
3 77 (27.90%) .NET Developer
4 56 (20.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (15.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (15.22%) Software Developer
6 42 (15.22%) Senior Developer
7 37 (13.41%) Web Developer
8 34 (12.32%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (9.42%) Analyst
10 25 (9.06%) Team Leader
11 22 (7.97%) Development Team Leader
12 18 (6.52%) Software Team Leader
12 18 (6.52%) Senior C# Developer
12 18 (6.52%) Developer Analyst
12 18 (6.52%) .NET Team Leader
13 17 (6.16%) Software Development Team Leader
13 17 (6.16%) VB.NET Developer
14 16 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
15 15 (5.43%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (97.10%) .NET
2 198 (71.74%) ASP.NET
3 130 (47.10%) jQuery
4 125 (45.29%) HTML
5 120 (43.48%) CSS
6 101 (36.59%) .NET Framework
7 86 (31.16%) WCF
8 65 (23.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 64 (23.19%) XML
10 50 (18.12%) LINQ
11 44 (15.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 42 (15.22%) SOAP
13 34 (12.32%) WPF
14 31 (11.23%) Web Services
15 23 (8.33%) CSS3
16 20 (7.25%) HTML5
16 20 (7.25%) XSLT
16 20 (7.25%) XHTML
17 19 (6.88%) WinForms
18 17 (6.16%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.25%) Mobile App
3 18 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (6.16%) iSeries
5 7 (2.54%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.54%) User Experience
6 6 (2.17%) PDA
6 6 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.81%) Social Media
7 5 (1.81%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.09%) SCORM
9 2 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.36%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.42%) Windows
2 6 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (35.87%) MVC
3 45 (16.30%) Web Development
4 43 (15.58%) Mentoring
5 31 (11.23%) OO
6 24 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 24 (8.70%) Scrum
7 22 (7.97%) Web Application Development
8 21 (7.61%) Waterfall
9 18 (6.52%) Multithreading
10 17 (6.16%) Load Testing
10 17 (6.16%) Performance Management
10 17 (6.16%) Parallel Computing
11 16 (5.80%) Unit Testing
12 15 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (5.43%) TDD
13 14 (5.07%) Migration
14 13 (4.71%) MVVM
15 11 (3.99%) Time Management
15 11 (3.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 132 (47.83%) SQL
2 107 (38.77%) JavaScript
3 39 (14.13%) T-SQL
4 36 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 27 (9.78%) Java
6 25 (9.06%) PHP
7 20 (7.25%) VB
8 17 (6.16%) RPG
9 16 (5.80%) Objective-C
9 16 (5.80%) Groovy
10 13 (4.71%) VB6
11 11 (3.99%) XAML
12 10 (3.62%) C++
13 9 (3.26%) C
14 7 (2.54%) VBA
15 6 (2.17%) Uniface
16 3 (1.09%) VBScript
17 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.36%) ABAP
17 1 (0.36%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 25 (9.06%) Degree
2 3 (1.09%) MCSD
2 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.97%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
Vendors
1 73 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.33%) Oracle
3 6 (2.17%) Sage
4 5 (1.81%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.09%) Adobe
6 1 (0.36%) NetApp
6 1 (0.36%) SAP
6 1 (0.36%) Progress
6 1 (0.36%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.36%) Open Text
6 1 (0.36%) VMware
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
MESM
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company bonus scheme.
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Intapeople
Salary: £34000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Month
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 2 days a week home working
Posted: 12 days ago
Preston
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago