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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 43 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 29.45% 22.58% 24.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.78% 44.87% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 25
Average salary £30,500 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.68% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
90 78 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 61.64% 50.32% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 70 71 47
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Preston

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 58 (95.08%) .NET
2 38 (62.30%) ASP.NET
3 34 (55.74%) CSS
4 33 (54.10%) jQuery
5 32 (52.46%) SQL
6 28 (45.90%) HTML
7 26 (42.62%) .NET Framework
8 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
8 23 (37.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (36.07%) WCF
9 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
10 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
10 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (32.79%) LINQ
12 19 (31.15%) VB.NET
13 16 (26.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 15 (24.59%) Web Application Development
15 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
16 11 (18.03%) MVC
16 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
18 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
19 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
19 7 (11.48%) HTML5
19 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
19 7 (11.48%) Ajax
20 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
20 6 (9.84%) Web Development
20 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (16.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.56%) CMS
3 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.64%) Node.js
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.64%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) WebDriver
2 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.92%) eggPlant
2 3 (4.92%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) JMeter
4 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (91.80%) Developer
2 24 (39.34%) C# Developer
3 21 (34.43%) .NET Developer
4 19 (31.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (29.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (26.23%) VB.NET Developer
7 15 (24.59%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
8 9 (14.75%) Web Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Analyst
10 4 (6.56%) Junior
10 4 (6.56%) Team Leader
10 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Developer Analyst
11 3 (4.92%) Development Team Leader
11 3 (4.92%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.92%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (95.08%) .NET
2 38 (62.30%) ASP.NET
3 34 (55.74%) CSS
4 33 (54.10%) jQuery
5 28 (45.90%) HTML
6 26 (42.62%) .NET Framework
7 22 (36.07%) WCF
8 20 (32.79%) LINQ
9 16 (26.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (11.48%) Ajax
10 7 (11.48%) HTML5
11 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.92%) Grails
12 3 (4.92%) WinForms
12 3 (4.92%) Classic ASP
13 2 (3.28%) SOAP
13 2 (3.28%) Web Services
13 2 (3.28%) REST
14 1 (1.64%) CSS3
14 1 (1.64%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Web Application Development
2 11 (18.03%) MVC
2 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.84%) Web Development
4 3 (4.92%) Performance Testing
4 3 (4.92%) Content Management
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL
4 3 (4.92%) ERP
4 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
4 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
4 3 (4.92%) Manual Testing
4 3 (4.92%) System Testing
4 3 (4.92%) Time Management
4 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
4 3 (4.92%) Test Automation
4 3 (4.92%) Automation Testing
4 3 (4.92%) Test Planning
5 2 (3.28%) OOP
5 2 (3.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) SQL
2 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.15%) VB.NET
4 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.84%) Java
6 4 (6.56%) VB
7 3 (4.92%) PHP
7 3 (4.92%) C
7 3 (4.92%) C++
7 3 (4.92%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.92%) Groovy
8 2 (3.28%) VBA
8 2 (3.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) MCSD
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
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