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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 130 137 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 27.25% 36.73% 42.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.24% 60.09% 62.81%
Number of salaries quoted 122 128 163
Average salary £37,625 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
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
264 228 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.35% 61.13% 67.80%
Number of salaries quoted 242 214 249
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,000
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 21 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Leicester

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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#.

1 302 (92.07%) .NET
2 219 (66.77%) SQL Server
3 196 (59.76%) ASP.NET
4 171 (52.13%) HTML
5 164 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 164 (50.00%) jQuery
6 162 (49.39%) CSS
7 156 (47.56%) SQL
8 129 (39.33%) MVC
9 120 (36.59%) XML
10 107 (32.62%) Microsoft
11 106 (32.32%) Ajax
12 98 (29.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 82 (25.00%) T-SQL
13 82 (25.00%) HTML5
14 79 (24.09%) .NET Framework
15 78 (23.78%) VB.NET
16 70 (21.34%) Web Services
17 68 (20.73%) XHTML
18 67 (20.43%) CSS3
19 66 (20.12%) Windows
20 65 (19.82%) XSLT
21 62 (18.90%) Visual Studio
22 60 (18.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 58 (17.68%) Software Engineering
24 54 (16.46%) SOAP
24 54 (16.46%) TDD
25 50 (15.24%) Java
25 50 (15.24%) LINQ
26 47 (14.33%) Web Development

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 21 (6.40%) SharePoint
1 21 (6.40%) Node.js
2 6 (1.83%) IIS
2 6 (1.83%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.83%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.22%) CMS
4 3 (0.91%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.61%) WordPress
5 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 22 (6.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.22%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.32%) LDAP
2 22 (6.71%) Internet
3 6 (1.83%) Unified Communications
3 6 (1.83%) VoIP
4 2 (0.61%) GSM
4 2 (0.61%) UMTS
4 2 (0.61%) LTE
5 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (66.77%) SQL Server
2 45 (13.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 41 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (9.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (5.49%) MySQL
6 13 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.74%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.44%) DTS
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 62 (18.90%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.10%) Eclipse
2 20 (6.10%) NUnit
3 15 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.05%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.74%) JIRA
6 7 (2.13%) Subversion
7 6 (1.83%) Maven
7 6 (1.83%) Ant
8 5 (1.52%) MSTest
8 5 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.52%) Moq
9 3 (0.91%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.91%) Selenium
9 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Blend
10 2 (0.61%) Hudson
11 1 (0.30%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.30%) CruiseControl
General
1 28 (8.54%) Finance
2 27 (8.23%) Retail
3 21 (6.40%) Marketing
4 9 (2.74%) Advertising
4 9 (2.74%) Games
4 9 (2.74%) Back Office
5 5 (1.52%) Electronics
6 4 (1.22%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 284 (86.59%) Developer
2 109 (33.23%) .NET Developer
3 68 (20.73%) C# Developer
4 63 (19.21%) Web Developer
4 63 (19.21%) Software Developer
5 53 (16.16%) Senior Developer
6 48 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (11.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (11.28%) ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (8.23%) C++ Developer
10 26 (7.93%) C++ Software Developer
11 19 (5.79%) Software Engineer
12 18 (5.49%) Senior C# Developer
13 17 (5.18%) CRM Developer
14 12 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (3.66%) Senior Web Developer
14 12 (3.66%) Senior Software Engineer
15 11 (3.35%) Senior Software Developer
16 10 (3.05%) Project Manager
16 10 (3.05%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (92.07%) .NET
2 196 (59.76%) ASP.NET
3 171 (52.13%) HTML
4 164 (50.00%) jQuery
5 162 (49.39%) CSS
6 120 (36.59%) XML
7 106 (32.32%) Ajax
8 98 (29.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 82 (25.00%) HTML5
10 79 (24.09%) .NET Framework
11 70 (21.34%) Web Services
12 68 (20.73%) XHTML
13 67 (20.43%) CSS3
14 65 (19.82%) XSLT
15 60 (18.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 54 (16.46%) SOAP
17 50 (15.24%) LINQ
18 45 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 43 (13.11%) RESTful
20 36 (10.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 28 (8.54%) Mathematics
3 24 (7.32%) PKI
3 24 (7.32%) Smartcard
3 24 (7.32%) Blackberry
4 21 (6.40%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.66%) iPhone
6 7 (2.13%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.22%) Statistics
9 3 (0.91%) Open Source
10 2 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.61%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.61%) Firmware
11 1 (0.30%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.30%) Physics
11 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (20.12%) Windows
2 41 (12.50%) Android
3 28 (8.54%) Apple iOS
4 24 (7.32%) BlackBerry OS
5 9 (2.74%) Linux
6 4 (1.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (39.33%) MVC
2 58 (17.68%) Software Engineering
3 54 (16.46%) TDD
4 47 (14.33%) Web Development
5 41 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (9.15%) E-Commerce
7 29 (8.84%) CRM
8 26 (7.93%) Web Application Development
9 24 (7.32%) Cyber Security
9 24 (7.32%) Scrum
10 23 (7.01%) OO
10 23 (7.01%) UML
10 23 (7.01%) OWASP
10 23 (7.01%) Web Accessibility
11 19 (5.79%) Dependency Injection
12 15 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (4.57%) Project Management
13 14 (4.27%) Extreme Programming
14 13 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 164 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 156 (47.56%) SQL
3 82 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 78 (23.78%) VB.NET
5 50 (15.24%) Java
6 45 (13.72%) C++
7 32 (9.76%) VB
8 17 (5.18%) PHP
9 12 (3.66%) VBScript
10 9 (2.74%) VB6
10 9 (2.74%) Ruby
11 6 (1.83%) VBA
11 6 (1.83%) Python
12 5 (1.52%) Perl
12 5 (1.52%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.22%) C
13 4 (1.22%) PHP5
14 3 (0.91%) XAML
15 1 (0.30%) R
15 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (5.49%) Degree
2 9 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.30%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.13%) QA
2 6 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 107 (32.62%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.67%) Oracle
3 11 (3.35%) Google
4 7 (2.13%) Perforce
5 6 (1.83%) ATG
5 6 (1.83%) Intershop
5 6 (1.83%) hybris
5 6 (1.83%) Demandware
6 5 (1.52%) NetSuite
6 5 (1.52%) Siebel
6 5 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.22%) SAP
8 3 (0.91%) Telerik
9 2 (0.61%) Twitter
10 1 (0.30%) Sage
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus + pension + healthcare ++
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + great career path!
Posted: 6 days ago
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MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum + bonus + pension + other fantastic benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
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