Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 95 176 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 13.27% 21.28% 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.35% 37.69% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 81 156 161
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% -1.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £43,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 303 467 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 42.32% 56.47% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 254 385 480
Lancashire median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £22,771
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £47,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Lancashire

C#
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for C# in Lancashire

C#
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Lancashire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C# in Lancashire

C#
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +17 36 £37,500 - 8
Preston -10 19 £35,000 -7.28% 12
Blackburn -1 13 £37,500 +4.17% 10
Ormskirk - 4 £40,000 - 1
Burnley +3 3 £30,000 - 2
Lancaster 0 2 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Blackpool -23 2 £34,250 -2.14% 5
Skelmersdale +1 1 £40,000 +21.21%
Accrington - 1 - - 3
Morecambe - 1 £32,500 - 2
Rossendale - 1 £37,500 -
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for C#.

1 88 (92.63%) .NET
2 51 (53.68%) SQL Server
3 48 (50.53%) ASP.NET
4 44 (46.32%) SQL
5 39 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (38.95%) JavaScript
7 31 (32.63%) MVC
8 25 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 25 (26.32%) AngularJS
9 24 (25.26%) CSS
9 24 (25.26%) jQuery
10 22 (23.16%) HTML
11 21 (22.11%) SDLC
12 20 (21.05%) Visual Studio
13 18 (18.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (17.89%) Web Development
14 17 (17.89%) Degree
15 16 (16.84%) Unit Testing
15 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
15 16 (16.84%) T-SQL
16 15 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (15.79%) RESTful
16 15 (15.79%) Microservices
16 15 (15.79%) .NET Core
17 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (14.74%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (14.74%) TDD
17 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
17 14 (14.74%) Business Analysis
17 14 (14.74%) Project Management

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.16%) CMS
2 3 (3.16%) Kentico
2 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.05%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) BPCS
2 1 (1.05%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Hyperconnected
1 1 (1.05%) Internet
1 1 (1.05%) Intranet
1 1 (1.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (53.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.47%) RDBMS
3 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.05%) MySQL
7 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 14 (14.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.16%) Grunt
3 3 (3.16%) gulp
3 3 (3.16%) Selenium
3 3 (3.16%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.16%) webpack
4 1 (1.05%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (9.47%) Advertising
2 7 (7.37%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.37%) Marketing
3 5 (5.26%) Finance
4 3 (3.16%) Automotive
4 3 (3.16%) Electronics
4 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 77 (81.05%) Developer
2 50 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 47 (49.47%) C# Developer
4 35 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (16.84%) Senior Developer
6 13 (13.68%) BizTalk Developer
6 13 (13.68%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (10.53%) Analyst
7 10 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
7 10 (10.53%) Programmer
8 9 (9.47%) Software Developer
9 8 (8.42%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (7.37%) SQL Developer
11 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.32%) Junior
11 6 (6.32%) Junior Developer
11 6 (6.32%) Software Development Manager
11 6 (6.32%) Software Manager
11 6 (6.32%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (92.63%) .NET
2 48 (50.53%) ASP.NET
3 25 (26.32%) AngularJS
4 24 (25.26%) CSS
4 24 (25.26%) jQuery
5 22 (23.16%) HTML
6 18 (18.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (15.79%) .NET Core
7 15 (15.79%) RESTful
8 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (14.74%) XML
9 13 (13.68%) Web Services
10 12 (12.63%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (10.53%) .NET Framework
11 10 (10.53%) Ajax
11 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (9.47%) WinForms
13 8 (8.42%) Entity Framework
14 7 (7.37%) XHTML
15 6 (6.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Algorithms
1 6 (6.32%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) User Experience
4 3 (3.16%) Fintech
4 3 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.11%) Life Science
6 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.05%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Windows
2 1 (1.05%) Android
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.63%) MVC
3 21 (22.11%) SDLC
4 17 (17.89%) Web Development
5 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
5 16 (16.84%) Unit Testing
6 15 (15.79%) Microservices
7 14 (14.74%) Business Analysis
7 14 (14.74%) Project Management
7 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
7 14 (14.74%) TDD
8 13 (13.68%) System Testing
9 11 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (9.47%) Logistics
10 9 (9.47%) Programme Management
11 7 (7.37%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.32%) Line Management
12 6 (6.32%) People Management
12 6 (6.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.32%) SQL
2 37 (38.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.84%) T-SQL
4 11 (11.58%) VB.NET
5 9 (9.47%) VB
6 8 (8.42%) C
6 8 (8.42%) VB6
7 5 (5.26%) Java
8 4 (4.21%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.16%) C++
9 3 (3.16%) Uniface
10 1 (1.05%) PHP
10 1 (1.05%) RPG
10 1 (1.05%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (12.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) Adobe
2 3 (3.16%) SAP
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) Sage
4 1 (1.05%) IBM
4 1 (1.05%) IFS
4 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.05%) Xamarin