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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 37 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 35.58% 26.35% 23.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.86% 48.15% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 32
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £23,850 £25,220
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £37,500 £47,000
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
70 81 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 67.31% 54.73% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 59 61 66
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £26,570
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 September 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Preston

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 64 (87.67%) .NET
2 56 (76.71%) ASP.NET
3 43 (58.90%) MVC
4 36 (49.32%) SQL Server
5 35 (47.95%) JavaScript
6 31 (42.47%) HTML
7 28 (38.36%) CSS
8 25 (34.25%) jQuery
9 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (30.14%) SQL
11 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (26.03%) Web Application Development
13 18 (24.66%) AngularJS
13 18 (24.66%) TDD
13 18 (24.66%) Games
13 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (21.92%) Scrum
14 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (21.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (20.55%) KnockoutJS
15 15 (20.55%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (20.55%) BDD
15 15 (20.55%) RESTful
15 15 (20.55%) Kanban
15 15 (20.55%) CMS
15 15 (20.55%) Web Development
15 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (20.55%) Windows
16 14 (19.18%) WCF

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (20.55%) CMS
2 8 (10.96%) Kentico
3 7 (9.59%) Umbraco
4 6 (8.22%) Node.js
5 4 (5.48%) IIS
5 4 (5.48%) Apache
6 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.74%) Drupal
6 2 (2.74%) WordPress
6 2 (2.74%) nginx
6 2 (2.74%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) Fireworks
2 4 (5.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (5.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (5.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Firewall
1 2 (2.74%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (49.32%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.85%) MySQL
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.96%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.48%) Grunt
3 4 (5.48%) Bower
4 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.37%) JUnit
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.37%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.37%) Selenium
5 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (24.66%) Games
2 6 (8.22%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (94.52%) Developer
2 44 (60.27%) .NET Developer
3 15 (20.55%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Web Developer
4 11 (15.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.48%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (5.48%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (2.74%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.74%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Junior
9 2 (2.74%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (87.67%) .NET
2 56 (76.71%) ASP.NET
3 31 (42.47%) HTML
4 28 (38.36%) CSS
5 25 (34.25%) jQuery
6 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (24.66%) AngularJS
8 16 (21.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (20.55%) KnockoutJS
9 15 (20.55%) RESTful
10 14 (19.18%) WCF
11 10 (13.70%) .NET Framework
11 10 (13.70%) Razor View Engine
12 9 (12.33%) WinForms
12 9 (12.33%) HTML5
13 8 (10.96%) XML
14 6 (8.22%) Ajax
14 6 (8.22%) JSON
15 5 (6.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) User Experience
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Social Media
3 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Android
2 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) CentOS
3 2 (2.74%) Solaris
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (58.90%) MVC
2 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.03%) Web Application Development
4 18 (24.66%) TDD
5 16 (21.92%) Scrum
6 15 (20.55%) Web Development
6 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.55%) Kanban
6 15 (20.55%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (20.55%) BDD
7 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.59%) OO
10 6 (8.22%) B2B
10 6 (8.22%) B2C
11 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.11%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (4.11%) iOS Development
12 3 (4.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.14%) SQL
3 11 (15.07%) PHP
4 6 (8.22%) Java
4 6 (8.22%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.11%) Python
5 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.11%) VB
6 2 (2.74%) Perl
6 2 (2.74%) C
6 2 (2.74%) VBA
6 2 (2.74%) VB6
6 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) Groovy
7 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.37%) Delphi
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.74%) XenApp
1 2 (2.74%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Adobe
2 4 (5.48%) Twitter
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) Facebook
3 3 (4.11%) Apple
4 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.74%) McAfee
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 2 (2.74%) Zend
4 2 (2.74%) WatchGuard
4 2 (2.74%) Citrix
4 2 (2.74%) Juniper
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) New Relic
5 1 (1.37%) Epicor
Preston, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago