Period
to 23 July 2017

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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 179 152 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 20.69% 18.86% 23.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.58% 33.70% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 166 142 197
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £27,813 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 533 451 603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 61.62% 55.96% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 479 391 495
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 July 2017.

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 July 2017. 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
Preston +3 82 £32,500 - 2
Blackpool +12 24 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Chorley +6 19 £37,750 -1.95% 4
Burnley -4 15 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Lancaster +3 10 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Skelmersdale 0 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Colne - 2 £32,500 - 1
Blackburn -14 1 £36,000 -15.29% 2
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 -
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for C#.

1 157 (87.71%) .NET
2 114 (63.69%) ASP.NET
3 104 (58.10%) SQL Server
4 103 (57.54%) MVC
5 93 (51.96%) SQL
6 86 (48.04%) JavaScript
7 60 (33.52%) HTML
8 58 (32.40%) TDD
9 57 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (30.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (29.61%) CSS
12 52 (29.05%) .NET Framework
13 45 (25.14%) AngularJS
14 44 (24.58%) Entity Framework
15 40 (22.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 39 (21.79%) T-SQL
17 38 (21.23%) ASP.NET Web API
18 37 (20.67%) Web Development
19 36 (20.11%) HTML5
20 35 (19.55%) WCF
21 34 (18.99%) jQuery
22 33 (18.44%) BDD
22 33 (18.44%) Web Application Development
23 32 (17.88%) Microsoft
23 32 (17.88%) Node.js
23 32 (17.88%) Degree
24 29 (16.20%) Git (software)
25 28 (15.64%) Software Engineering
26 27 (15.08%) Finance
26 27 (15.08%) SQL Server 2016

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 8 (4.47%) IIS
2 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.12%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.56%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.23%) HTTP
1 4 (2.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (58.10%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.08%) SQL Server 2016
3 23 (12.85%) NoSQL
4 15 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.79%) DTS
8 5 (2.79%) MySQL
8 5 (2.79%) Power BI
9 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.56%) DocumentDB
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.56%) Redis
10 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (16.20%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.35%) Selenium
3 6 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.12%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.12%) MSTest
4 2 (1.12%) NUnit
5 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.56%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) Moq
5 1 (0.56%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 27 (15.08%) Finance
2 20 (11.17%) Games
3 11 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.03%) Retail
5 7 (3.91%) Advertising
6 3 (1.68%) Legal
7 2 (1.12%) Military
7 2 (1.12%) Music Industry
7 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 149 (83.24%) Developer
2 107 (59.78%) .NET Developer
3 78 (43.58%) C# Developer
4 64 (35.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (18.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 33 (18.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (16.76%) Software Developer
7 22 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 19 (10.61%) .NET Software Developer
9 18 (10.06%) C# Software Developer
10 14 (7.82%) Web Developer
11 13 (7.26%) Applications Developer
12 9 (5.03%) Analyst
12 9 (5.03%) Junior
12 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.47%) Junior Developer
13 8 (4.47%) Software Engineer
13 8 (4.47%) SQL Developer
14 7 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
15 6 (3.35%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (87.71%) .NET
2 114 (63.69%) ASP.NET
3 60 (33.52%) HTML
4 55 (30.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 53 (29.61%) CSS
6 52 (29.05%) .NET Framework
7 45 (25.14%) AngularJS
8 44 (24.58%) Entity Framework
9 40 (22.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 38 (21.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (20.11%) HTML5
12 35 (19.55%) WCF
13 34 (18.99%) jQuery
14 32 (17.88%) Node.js
15 26 (14.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 26 (14.53%) RESTful
16 25 (13.97%) KnockoutJS
17 21 (11.73%) SOAP
17 21 (11.73%) XML
18 20 (11.17%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.06%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.47%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.79%) Clustering
5 5 (2.79%) Tandem
6 3 (1.68%) EPoS
6 3 (1.68%) iPad
6 3 (1.68%) Life Science
6 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.68%) User Experience
7 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.50%) Windows
2 2 (1.12%) Linux
2 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
2 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (57.54%) MVC
2 58 (32.40%) TDD
3 57 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (20.67%) Web Development
5 33 (18.44%) BDD
5 33 (18.44%) Web Application Development
6 28 (15.64%) Software Engineering
7 25 (13.97%) SDLC
8 19 (10.61%) Unit Testing
9 16 (8.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (8.38%) Test Automation
11 13 (7.26%) OO
12 11 (6.15%) Scrum
13 9 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (5.03%) Project Management
14 8 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.47%) Mentoring
15 7 (3.91%) Business Analysis
15 7 (3.91%) E-Commerce
15 7 (3.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 93 (51.96%) SQL
2 86 (48.04%) JavaScript
3 39 (21.79%) T-SQL
4 21 (11.73%) Ruby
5 11 (6.15%) Python
5 11 (6.15%) VB
6 10 (5.59%) VB.NET
7 9 (5.03%) Java
8 6 (3.35%) XAML
9 5 (2.79%) Delphi
10 3 (1.68%) C++
10 3 (1.68%) PHP
10 3 (1.68%) VB6
11 2 (1.12%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.12%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.56%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (17.88%) Degree
2 3 (1.68%) ISEB
3 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.56%) MCAD
4 1 (0.56%) MCPD
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.56%) PhD
4 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) PMO
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (17.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.03%) Oracle
3 6 (3.35%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.68%) DevExpress
4 3 (1.68%) Facebook
4 3 (1.68%) Sybase
5 2 (1.12%) Epicor
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe
6 1 (0.56%) Avaya
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco
6 1 (0.56%) SAP
6 1 (0.56%) Telerik
6 1 (0.56%) VMware
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Cirro People
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Fairbanks Environmental Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Highly competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Highly competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago