The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 38 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 26.03% 23.91% 21.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.50% 45.21% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 21
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 73 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 54.79% 52.90% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 60 66 45
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,570 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

C#
Salary Trend in Preston

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

C# Salary Trend in Preston

C#
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Preston region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Preston

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 55 (94.83%) .NET
2 37 (63.79%) ASP.NET
3 32 (55.17%) SQL
4 31 (53.45%) CSS
5 29 (50.00%) jQuery
6 26 (44.83%) .NET Framework
7 25 (43.10%) HTML
8 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
9 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
9 22 (37.93%) WCF
10 21 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (31.03%) VB.NET
12 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
13 16 (27.59%) LINQ
13 16 (27.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 14 (24.14%) Web Application Development
15 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (20.69%) MVC
16 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
16 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
17 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
17 8 (13.79%) Java
18 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (12.07%) HTML5
18 7 (12.07%) Ajax
18 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
19 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
19 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 21 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.72%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) Selenium
2 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.17%) eggPlant
2 3 (5.17%) Facilita Forecast
2 3 (5.17%) WebDriver
2 3 (5.17%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.62%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (87.93%) Developer
2 25 (43.10%) C# Developer
3 19 (32.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (32.76%) .NET Developer
4 18 (31.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (25.86%) VB.NET Developer
6 14 (24.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Junior Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Junior
10 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Performance Tester
10 3 (5.17%) Tester
10 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
10 3 (5.17%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (5.17%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (94.83%) .NET
2 37 (63.79%) ASP.NET
3 31 (53.45%) CSS
4 29 (50.00%) jQuery
5 26 (44.83%) .NET Framework
6 25 (43.10%) HTML
7 22 (37.93%) WCF
8 16 (27.59%) LINQ
8 16 (27.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (12.07%) HTML5
9 7 (12.07%) Ajax
10 5 (8.62%) WinForms
11 3 (5.17%) Grails
12 2 (3.45%) REST
12 2 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (3.45%) SOAP
12 2 (3.45%) Web Services
12 2 (3.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Web Application Development
2 12 (20.69%) MVC
3 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
3 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
4 4 (6.90%) Web Development
4 4 (6.90%) Scrum
5 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.17%) ERP
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL
5 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.17%) TDD
5 3 (5.17%) Test Automation
5 3 (5.17%) Performance Testing
5 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.17%) Manual Testing
5 3 (5.17%) System Testing
5 3 (5.17%) Time Management
5 3 (5.17%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.17%) Automation Testing
6 2 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) SQL
2 18 (31.03%) VB.NET
2 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 8 (13.79%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
5 3 (5.17%) C
5 3 (5.17%) C++
5 3 (5.17%) VB
5 3 (5.17%) Groovy
6 2 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.17%) MCSD
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
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