The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 125 198 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 29.34% 34.92% 41.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.35% 57.89% 62.45%
Number of salaries quoted 100 174 145
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,050 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
230 342 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 53.99% 60.32% 66.41%
Number of salaries quoted 200 303 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

C#
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Leicester region.

C# Salary Trend in Leicester

C#
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Leicester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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#.

1 218 (88.98%) .NET
2 160 (65.31%) SQL Server
3 152 (62.04%) ASP.NET
4 125 (51.02%) JavaScript
5 112 (45.71%) SQL
6 110 (44.90%) CSS
7 107 (43.67%) jQuery
8 104 (42.45%) HTML
9 87 (35.51%) Microsoft
10 86 (35.10%) MVC
11 85 (34.69%) .NET Framework
12 72 (29.39%) XML
13 62 (25.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 59 (24.08%) Web Services
15 54 (22.04%) SOAP
15 54 (22.04%) VB.NET
15 54 (22.04%) Agile Software Development
15 54 (22.04%) SQL Server 2012
15 54 (22.04%) Ajax
16 53 (21.63%) T-SQL
17 52 (21.22%) SQL Server 2008
18 49 (20.00%) Software Engineering
19 47 (19.18%) XSLT
20 46 (18.78%) SQL Server 2005
21 42 (17.14%) XHTML
22 39 (15.92%) XSD
23 36 (14.69%) WCF
24 31 (12.65%) CSS3
24 31 (12.65%) WPF
24 31 (12.65%) Unit Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 13 (5.31%) Node.js
2 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Simulink
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.71%) Internet
2 7 (2.86%) LDAP
3 3 (1.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (65.31%) SQL Server
2 54 (22.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 52 (21.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (18.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (4.49%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.04%) MySQL
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.63%) Adabas
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.41%) DB2
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.90%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.63%) Selenium
5 3 (1.22%) Ranorex
6 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.82%) TestComplete
6 2 (0.82%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.82%) NUnit
6 2 (0.82%) Subversion
7 1 (0.41%) JIRA
7 1 (0.41%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.41%) Moq
7 1 (0.41%) MSTest
7 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (8.98%) Finance
2 8 (3.27%) Retail
3 3 (1.22%) Marketing
4 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.41%) Publishing
5 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.41%) French Language
5 1 (0.41%) German Language
5 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 185 (75.51%) Developer
2 73 (29.80%) .NET Developer
3 64 (26.12%) Software Developer
4 48 (19.59%) C# Developer
5 46 (18.78%) Senior Developer
6 33 (13.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (12.65%) Software Engineer
8 27 (11.02%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (10.61%) Senior Software Developer
9 26 (10.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (9.80%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (6.94%) Team Leader
12 15 (6.12%) Applications Support
13 14 (5.71%) Web Developer
14 13 (5.31%) Applications Developer
15 10 (4.08%) .NET Team Leader
15 10 (4.08%) Analyst
16 8 (3.27%) .NET Software Developer
16 8 (3.27%) Senior .NET Developer
17 7 (2.86%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (88.98%) .NET
2 152 (62.04%) ASP.NET
3 110 (44.90%) CSS
4 107 (43.67%) jQuery
5 104 (42.45%) HTML
6 85 (34.69%) .NET Framework
7 72 (29.39%) XML
8 62 (25.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 59 (24.08%) Web Services
10 54 (22.04%) SOAP
10 54 (22.04%) Ajax
11 47 (19.18%) XSLT
12 42 (17.14%) XHTML
13 39 (15.92%) XSD
14 36 (14.69%) WCF
15 31 (12.65%) CSS3
15 31 (12.65%) WPF
16 25 (10.20%) Entity Framework
17 24 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 20 (8.16%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.90%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.67%) Graphic Design
3 9 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.27%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.86%) Smartcard
5 7 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.86%) Open Source
5 7 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.86%) PKI
6 5 (2.04%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.04%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.82%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
9 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.02%) Windows
2 10 (4.08%) Android
3 7 (2.86%) BlackBerry OS
3 7 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (35.10%) MVC
2 54 (22.04%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 31 (12.65%) Unit Testing
5 27 (11.02%) TDD
6 26 (10.61%) Automated Testing
7 24 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (9.39%) Use Case
9 18 (7.35%) BDD
9 18 (7.35%) Mentoring
10 16 (6.53%) Web Development
11 13 (5.31%) Web Application Development
11 13 (5.31%) Scrum
12 10 (4.08%) Project Management
12 10 (4.08%) Mobile Development
13 9 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (3.27%) Web Design
15 7 (2.86%) Cyber Security
16 6 (2.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 5 (2.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 125 (51.02%) JavaScript
2 112 (45.71%) SQL
3 54 (22.04%) VB.NET
4 53 (21.63%) T-SQL
5 25 (10.20%) Java
6 14 (5.71%) C++
7 13 (5.31%) VB
8 11 (4.49%) Ruby
9 8 (3.27%) VB6
10 7 (2.86%) COBOL
11 4 (1.63%) NATURAL
11 4 (1.63%) JCL
12 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.82%) C
14 1 (0.41%) XAML
14 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.41%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.41%) VBA
14 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (4.49%) Degree
2 2 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.67%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 87 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.27%) Oracle
3 4 (1.63%) IBM
4 3 (1.22%) Business Objects
4 3 (1.22%) Google
4 3 (1.22%) Twitter
4 3 (1.22%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.82%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.82%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.82%) Siebel
5 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.82%) Telerik
6 1 (0.41%) Sage
6 1 (0.41%) SAP
6 1 (0.41%) Red Gate
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