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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 21 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 27.63% 23.81% 37.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.68% 36.08% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 34
Average salary £31,750 £41,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.03% +28.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
47 97 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 61.84% 65.99% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35 92 54
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Preston

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 60 (98.36%) .NET
2 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET
3 37 (60.66%) MVC
4 30 (49.18%) CSS
5 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
6 25 (40.98%) jQuery
7 24 (39.34%) HTML
8 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
9 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
10 15 (24.59%) SQL
10 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
10 15 (24.59%) Razor View Engine
11 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (19.67%) WCF
12 12 (19.67%) HTML5
13 11 (18.03%) LINQ
13 11 (18.03%) OOP
14 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
15 9 (14.75%) CSS3
15 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (14.75%) Ajax
15 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (13.11%) Web Development
16 8 (13.11%) Web Application Development
16 8 (13.11%) SOAP
17 7 (11.48%) Web Services
17 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
18 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
18 6 (9.84%) Relational Database

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) CMS
2 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) NUnit
1 4 (6.56%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (6.56%) Moq
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
2 1 (1.64%) Games
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (95.08%) Developer
2 45 (73.77%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.03%) C# Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Web Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Senior Developer
3 11 (18.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (13.11%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Graduate
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (6.56%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Junior
8 4 (6.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (98.36%) .NET
2 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET
3 30 (49.18%) CSS
4 25 (40.98%) jQuery
5 24 (39.34%) HTML
6 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
7 15 (24.59%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (19.67%) WCF
8 12 (19.67%) HTML5
9 11 (18.03%) LINQ
10 9 (14.75%) Ajax
10 9 (14.75%) CSS3
11 8 (13.11%) SOAP
12 7 (11.48%) Web Services
13 5 (8.20%) XML
13 5 (8.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (6.56%) NHibernate
15 3 (4.92%) REST
16 2 (3.28%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.56%) Tandem
3 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) MVC
2 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.03%) OOP
4 8 (13.11%) Web Development
4 8 (13.11%) Web Application Development
5 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
6 5 (8.20%) TDD
6 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.56%) UML
7 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.56%) Kanban
7 4 (6.56%) BDD
8 3 (4.92%) Content Management
8 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) OO
9 2 (3.28%) OOD
10 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.64%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.64%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
2 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.56%) VBA
5 2 (3.28%) VB6
5 2 (3.28%) VB
5 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.64%) VBScript
6 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.20%) MCSD
3 4 (6.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Business Objects
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