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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 115 225 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 29.19% 42.13% 46.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.24% 66.57% 69.92%
Number of salaries quoted 97 190 163
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £27,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
216 338 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.82% 63.30% 66.11%
Number of salaries quoted 189 295 233
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Leicester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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#.

1 186 (91.18%) .NET
2 137 (67.16%) SQL Server
3 122 (59.80%) ASP.NET
4 96 (47.06%) jQuery
5 89 (43.63%) MVC
6 87 (42.65%) SQL
7 80 (39.22%) HTML
8 79 (38.73%) JavaScript
8 79 (38.73%) CSS
9 63 (30.88%) XML
10 61 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 54 (26.47%) .NET Framework
12 47 (23.04%) Ajax
13 44 (21.57%) XSLT
14 43 (21.08%) Windows
14 43 (21.08%) XHTML
15 42 (20.59%) TDD
16 41 (20.10%) Microsoft
17 39 (19.12%) Software Engineering
17 39 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
18 36 (17.65%) Java
18 36 (17.65%) WCF
18 36 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
19 35 (17.16%) HTML5
20 34 (16.67%) Web Development
20 34 (16.67%) VB.NET
21 32 (15.69%) RESTful
21 32 (15.69%) CSS3
21 32 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (14.22%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (10.78%) Node.js
2 5 (2.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.47%) IIS
4 3 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.98%) WordPress
6 1 (0.49%) CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.49%) DNN
Applications
1 21 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.49%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.27%) Internet
2 18 (8.82%) LDAP
3 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (67.16%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.78%) NoSQL
3 20 (9.80%) MySQL
4 16 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.47%) DB2
9 3 (1.47%) Adabas
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.49%) Informix
Development Applications
1 22 (10.78%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.43%) Subversion
4 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (1.47%) MSTest
6 2 (0.98%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.98%) Selenium
6 2 (0.98%) Hudson
7 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.49%) NUnit
7 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.49%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.49%) FitNesse
General
1 18 (8.82%) Finance
2 8 (3.92%) Retail
3 6 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 165 (80.88%) Developer
2 74 (36.27%) .NET Developer
3 54 (26.47%) C# Developer
4 49 (24.02%) Software Developer
5 41 (20.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (14.71%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (8.82%) C++ Software Developer
8 18 (8.82%) Software Engineer
8 18 (8.82%) Web Developer
8 18 (8.82%) C++ Developer
9 17 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (6.86%) Senior C# Developer
10 14 (6.86%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (5.88%) Team Leader
12 11 (5.39%) Junior Developer
12 11 (5.39%) Junior
13 10 (4.90%) SQL Developer
14 9 (4.41%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (91.18%) .NET
2 122 (59.80%) ASP.NET
3 96 (47.06%) jQuery
4 80 (39.22%) HTML
5 79 (38.73%) CSS
6 63 (30.88%) XML
7 61 (29.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (26.47%) .NET Framework
9 47 (23.04%) Ajax
10 44 (21.57%) XSLT
11 43 (21.08%) XHTML
12 36 (17.65%) WCF
12 36 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (17.16%) HTML5
14 32 (15.69%) RESTful
14 32 (15.69%) CSS3
15 28 (13.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (12.25%) Web Services
17 23 (11.27%) SOAP
18 22 (10.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (11.27%) Mathematics
3 18 (8.82%) Smartcard
3 18 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 18 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 18 (8.82%) PKI
4 8 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.43%) Open Source
5 7 (3.43%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.96%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.47%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.08%) Windows
2 24 (11.76%) Android
3 23 (11.27%) Apple iOS
4 18 (8.82%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (0.98%) Linux
5 2 (0.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (43.63%) MVC
2 42 (20.59%) TDD
3 39 (19.12%) Software Engineering
3 39 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (16.67%) Web Development
5 29 (14.22%) BDD
6 24 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 22 (10.78%) Web Application Development
8 21 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (9.80%) Unit Testing
10 18 (8.82%) Logistics
10 18 (8.82%) Cyber Security
11 16 (7.84%) E-Commerce
12 15 (7.35%) Automated Testing
13 14 (6.86%) Use Case
14 11 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (4.90%) CRM
16 9 (4.41%) Dependency Injection
16 9 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (3.92%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 87 (42.65%) SQL
2 79 (38.73%) JavaScript
3 36 (17.65%) Java
4 34 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 29 (14.22%) T-SQL
6 23 (11.27%) C++
7 22 (10.78%) Ruby
8 19 (9.31%) VB
9 9 (4.41%) PHP
10 6 (2.94%) COBOL
10 6 (2.94%) VB6
11 4 (1.96%) VBScript
11 4 (1.96%) VBA
12 3 (1.47%) C
12 3 (1.47%) NATURAL
12 3 (1.47%) JCL
13 1 (0.49%) Perl
13 1 (0.49%) Python
13 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.49%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (3.92%) Degree
2 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.96%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.47%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 41 (20.10%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.75%) Oracle
3 5 (2.45%) IBM
4 2 (0.98%) DevExpress
4 2 (0.98%) Twitter
4 2 (0.98%) Telerik
5 1 (0.49%) SAP
5 1 (0.49%) Sage
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