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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 180 112 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 37.19% 20.36% 24.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.07% 30.35% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 158 108 109
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £42,500 £45,000
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
321 369 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 66.32% 67.09% 54.58%
Number of salaries quoted 278 333 246
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,840 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 45 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Lancaster 0 17 £25,000 -21.25% 2
Chorley -1 17 £47,000 +52.84% 3
Blackpool +4 11 £44,000 +57.14% 4
Ormskirk 0 5 £31,500 -16.00%
Skelmersdale +4 4 £37,000 +5.71% 2
Lytham St Annes -2 4 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Burnley -3 4 £40,000 +45.45%
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Blackburn -3 1 £45,000 +20.00% 3
C#
North West

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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#.

1 264 (96.70%) .NET
2 189 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 147 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 133 (48.72%) SQL
5 126 (46.15%) jQuery
6 119 (43.59%) HTML
7 116 (42.49%) CSS
8 105 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (38.10%) JavaScript
10 95 (34.80%) MVC
11 94 (34.43%) .NET Framework
12 90 (32.97%) WCF
13 76 (27.84%) Microsoft
14 66 (24.18%) XML
15 61 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
16 47 (17.22%) LINQ
17 43 (15.75%) SOAP
17 43 (15.75%) Mentoring
18 40 (14.65%) Web Development
18 40 (14.65%) SQL Server 2008
19 39 (14.29%) T-SQL
19 39 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
20 38 (13.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 36 (13.19%) VB.NET
21 36 (13.19%) MS Excel
22 34 (12.45%) OO
22 34 (12.45%) WPF
23 33 (12.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 33 (12.09%) Web Services
24 32 (11.72%) SQL Server Integration Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (10.26%) CMS
2 26 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 25 (9.16%) Umbraco
4 13 (4.76%) IIS
5 12 (4.40%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.37%) Node.js
6 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (2.20%) Sage 50
2 4 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.83%) VPN
2 4 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) FTP
3 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (14.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (12.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (11.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (6.59%) Crystal Reports
7 16 (5.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.83%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.47%) DTS
12 3 (1.10%) MySQL
13 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (6.96%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.40%) PowerBuilder
3 11 (4.03%) Subversion
4 7 (2.56%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.10%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.10%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.10%) eggPlant
6 3 (1.10%) Facilita Forecast
6 3 (1.10%) Selenium
7 2 (0.73%) JMeter
7 2 (0.73%) NUnit
8 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.37%) MSTest
8 1 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.37%) Moq
General
1 24 (8.79%) Retail
2 7 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 7 (2.56%) Back Office
2 7 (2.56%) Finance
3 6 (2.20%) Legal
3 6 (2.20%) Marketing
4 4 (1.47%) Games
5 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.73%) Advertising
5 2 (0.73%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.73%) Billing
Job Titles
1 234 (85.71%) Developer
2 81 (29.67%) C# Developer
3 74 (27.11%) .NET Developer
4 55 (20.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 41 (15.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 40 (14.65%) Senior Developer
8 35 (12.82%) Web Developer
9 32 (11.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (9.52%) Analyst
11 22 (8.06%) Team Leader
12 20 (7.33%) Development Team Leader
13 18 (6.59%) Developer Analyst
14 17 (6.23%) VB.NET Developer
15 16 (5.86%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (5.86%) Senior C# Developer
15 16 (5.86%) .NET Team Leader
15 16 (5.86%) Software Team Leader
16 15 (5.49%) Software Development Team Leader
17 14 (5.13%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (96.70%) .NET
2 189 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 126 (46.15%) jQuery
4 119 (43.59%) HTML
5 116 (42.49%) CSS
6 94 (34.43%) .NET Framework
7 90 (32.97%) WCF
8 66 (24.18%) XML
9 61 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (17.22%) LINQ
11 43 (15.75%) SOAP
12 38 (13.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 34 (12.45%) WPF
14 33 (12.09%) Web Services
15 20 (7.33%) XSLT
15 20 (7.33%) XHTML
15 20 (7.33%) CSS3
16 18 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (6.23%) HTML5
17 17 (6.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.33%) Mobile App
3 19 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.49%) iSeries
5 7 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (2.56%) User Experience
6 6 (2.20%) PDA
7 5 (1.83%) Social Media
8 3 (1.10%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.10%) SCORM
9 2 (0.73%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (2.20%) Android
3 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (34.80%) MVC
3 43 (15.75%) Mentoring
4 40 (14.65%) Web Development
5 34 (12.45%) OO
6 24 (8.79%) E-Commerce
7 23 (8.42%) Scrum
8 22 (8.06%) Web Application Development
9 19 (6.96%) Waterfall
10 18 (6.59%) TDD
10 18 (6.59%) Multithreading
11 17 (6.23%) Load Testing
11 17 (6.23%) Unit Testing
11 17 (6.23%) Performance Management
11 17 (6.23%) Parallel Computing
12 15 (5.49%) Migration
13 13 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.76%) Time Management
14 12 (4.40%) MVVM
15 11 (4.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 133 (48.72%) SQL
2 104 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 39 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 36 (13.19%) VB.NET
5 27 (9.89%) Java
6 25 (9.16%) PHP
7 20 (7.33%) VB
8 16 (5.86%) Objective-C
8 16 (5.86%) Groovy
9 15 (5.49%) RPG
10 13 (4.76%) VB6
11 12 (4.40%) C
12 10 (3.66%) C++
12 10 (3.66%) XAML
13 6 (2.20%) Uniface
14 3 (1.10%) VBA
15 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.73%) VBScript
16 1 (0.37%) ABAP
16 1 (0.37%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 25 (9.16%) Degree
2 3 (1.10%) MCSD
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.33%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 76 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.52%) Oracle
3 6 (2.20%) Sage
4 4 (1.47%) Adobe
5 2 (0.73%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.73%) Open Text
6 1 (0.37%) VMware
6 1 (0.37%) SAP
6 1 (0.37%) Progress
6 1 (0.37%) NetApp
6 1 (0.37%) Metastorm
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 36,000 + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Month
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Darwen, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago