The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 25 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 18.66% 29.63% 23.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.88% 51.95% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 24
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% -
Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 77 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 49.25% 57.04% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 57 66 59
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
Lancashire

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 29 July 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Preston

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 53 (96.36%) .NET
2 37 (67.27%) ASP.NET
3 32 (58.18%) SQL
4 28 (50.91%) HTML
5 27 (49.09%) CSS
5 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
6 25 (45.45%) .NET Framework
6 25 (45.45%) jQuery
7 23 (41.82%) WCF
8 21 (38.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
10 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (32.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (30.91%) VB.NET
13 15 (27.27%) LINQ
13 15 (27.27%) Web Application Development
14 12 (21.82%) MVC
14 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
15 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (18.18%) Java
16 10 (18.18%) WinForms
17 9 (16.36%) T-SQL
17 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
17 9 (16.36%) HTML5
18 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 8 (14.55%) Razor View Engine
18 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
18 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2005
18 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.27%) MS Office
4 2 (3.64%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
2 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (32.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.82%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Mercurial
2 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.64%) Selenium
3 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.64%) eggPlant
3 2 (3.64%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.82%) Moq
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) JMeter
4 1 (1.82%) NUnit
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Developer
2 25 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 20 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 18 (32.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (30.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
6 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (25.45%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (14.55%) Analyst
9 7 (12.73%) Software Developer
10 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
10 5 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 5 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (7.27%) Junior Developer
11 4 (7.27%) Junior
12 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (5.45%) Developer Analyst
13 2 (3.64%) Technical Tester
13 2 (3.64%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (96.36%) .NET
2 37 (67.27%) ASP.NET
3 28 (50.91%) HTML
4 27 (49.09%) CSS
5 25 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 25 (45.45%) jQuery
6 23 (41.82%) WCF
7 21 (38.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (27.27%) LINQ
9 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (18.18%) WinForms
11 9 (16.36%) HTML5
12 8 (14.55%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (9.09%) J2EE
14 3 (5.45%) Grails
15 1 (1.82%) WPF
15 1 (1.82%) Silverlight
15 1 (1.82%) Ajax
15 1 (1.82%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Web Application Development
2 12 (21.82%) MVC
3 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
3 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
4 7 (12.73%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (12.73%) TDD
4 7 (12.73%) SOA
5 6 (10.91%) Scrum
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.09%) RAD
6 5 (9.09%) UML
6 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.09%) User Stories
6 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.45%) System Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Time Management
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.45%) ERP
8 2 (3.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) VB.NET
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.18%) Java
5 9 (16.36%) T-SQL
6 8 (14.55%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) C
7 3 (5.45%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.45%) Groovy
8 2 (3.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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