The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 118 110 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.82% 22.54% 29.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.29% 39.57% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 98 106 138
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
279 278 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 61.05% 56.97% 65.06%
Number of salaries quoted 232 254 302
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
North West

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 24 £30,500 -12.85% 6
Lancaster -1 17 £38,500 +22.22% 2
Blackpool +13 10 £43,000 +53.57% 2
Ormskirk 0 8 £31,500 -16.00%
Chorley -4 6 £43,500 +45.00% 2
Burnley - 6 £40,000 -
Blackburn -7 5 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Skelmersdale +2 4 £37,500 - 1
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £21,000 -
Colne +2 1 £33,500 +48.88%
Morecambe - 1 £35,000 -
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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#.

1 205 (95.79%) .NET
2 154 (71.96%) ASP.NET
3 121 (56.54%) SQL Server
4 113 (52.80%) SQL
5 90 (42.06%) HTML
6 87 (40.65%) jQuery
7 78 (36.45%) CSS
7 78 (36.45%) MVC
8 73 (34.11%) JavaScript
9 70 (32.71%) .NET Framework
10 64 (29.91%) WCF
11 63 (29.44%) Microsoft
12 62 (28.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (23.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 48 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
15 39 (18.22%) Web Services
16 36 (16.82%) WPF
17 34 (15.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 34 (15.89%) XML
18 33 (15.42%) Scrum
18 33 (15.42%) TDD
18 33 (15.42%) Oracle
18 33 (15.42%) LINQ
19 32 (14.95%) VB.NET
20 28 (13.08%) Unit Testing
20 28 (13.08%) Web Application Development
21 27 (12.62%) WinForms
21 27 (12.62%) T-SQL
21 27 (12.62%) PHP
21 27 (12.62%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 15 (7.01%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.07%) ColdFusion
3 9 (4.21%) CMS
4 8 (3.74%) IIS
5 5 (2.34%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 24 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.80%) MS Office
2 6 (2.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.93%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.47%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Sage 50
2 4 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) Intranet
1 1 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (56.54%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (12.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (11.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (11.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (10.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.34%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.87%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.87%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.87%) MySQL
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.93%) DTS
10 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (6.07%) PowerBuilder
2 11 (5.14%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.67%) NUnit
4 9 (4.21%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (4.21%) Moq
5 8 (3.74%) Mercurial
5 8 (3.74%) Selenium
6 7 (3.27%) MSTest
7 6 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.80%) Subversion
8 4 (1.87%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.40%) PhoneGap
10 2 (0.93%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.93%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.93%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.93%) Facilita Forecast
11 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (6.54%) Retail
2 12 (5.61%) Finance
3 6 (2.80%) Marketing
3 6 (2.80%) Back Office
3 6 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.93%) Legal
4 2 (0.93%) Advertising
4 2 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 181 (84.58%) Developer
2 77 (35.98%) .NET Developer
3 76 (35.51%) C# Developer
4 56 (26.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (18.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (15.89%) Software Developer
7 32 (14.95%) Senior Developer
8 31 (14.49%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (11.21%) Analyst
10 18 (8.41%) VB.NET Developer
11 17 (7.94%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (7.01%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (6.07%) Systems Analyst
13 13 (6.07%) Web Developer
14 12 (5.61%) Programmer
14 12 (5.61%) Developer Analyst
15 11 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
16 10 (4.67%) Senior .NET Developer
17 8 (3.74%) .NET Programmer
17 8 (3.74%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (95.79%) .NET
2 154 (71.96%) ASP.NET
3 90 (42.06%) HTML
4 87 (40.65%) jQuery
5 78 (36.45%) CSS
6 70 (32.71%) .NET Framework
7 64 (29.91%) WCF
8 62 (28.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (23.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 39 (18.22%) Web Services
11 36 (16.82%) WPF
12 34 (15.89%) XML
13 33 (15.42%) LINQ
14 27 (12.62%) WinForms
15 25 (11.68%) SOAP
16 20 (9.35%) Razor View Engine
17 19 (8.88%) HTML5
17 19 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 18 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 15 (7.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.21%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (5.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.80%) Social Media
4 3 (1.40%) Tandem
4 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.40%) iSeries
5 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.93%) DTV
6 1 (0.47%) iPhone
6 1 (0.47%) iPad
6 1 (0.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.67%) Windows
2 2 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.45%) MVC
2 48 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (15.42%) Scrum
3 33 (15.42%) TDD
4 28 (13.08%) Unit Testing
4 28 (13.08%) Web Application Development
5 26 (12.15%) OO
6 24 (11.21%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (7.48%) Web Development
8 15 (7.01%) Kanban
9 14 (6.54%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.07%) Test Scripting
11 12 (5.61%) Performance Management
11 12 (5.61%) MVVM
11 12 (5.61%) ERP
11 12 (5.61%) CRM
12 11 (5.14%) Migration
12 11 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (4.67%) Business Analysis
13 10 (4.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 113 (52.80%) SQL
2 73 (34.11%) JavaScript
3 32 (14.95%) VB.NET
4 27 (12.62%) T-SQL
4 27 (12.62%) PHP
4 27 (12.62%) Java
5 12 (5.61%) C
6 11 (5.14%) Objective-C
6 11 (5.14%) Groovy
7 10 (4.67%) VB
8 9 (4.21%) XAML
9 8 (3.74%) C++
10 6 (2.80%) Uniface
11 5 (2.34%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.40%) RPG
12 3 (1.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (9.81%) Degree
2 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.40%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
Vendors
1 63 (29.44%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.42%) Oracle
3 8 (3.74%) Adobe
4 6 (2.80%) Sage
5 4 (1.87%) Sybase
6 2 (0.93%) Ektron
6 2 (0.93%) Open Text
7 1 (0.47%) SAP
7 1 (0.47%) Metastorm
Lancaster, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Talent Source Global
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Company Bonus, Annual leave, Childcare Voucher
Posted: 6 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Chorley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago