Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 114 175 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 15.20% 20.98% 20.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.95% 34.72% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 104 163 164
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,625 £24,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,875 £47,250 £45,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

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 346 504 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 46.13% 60.43% 56.07%
Number of salaries quoted 302 427 428
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £53,625 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 -7 30 £36,250 +8.21% 15
Chorley +8 27 £37,500 +2.74% 4
Blackpool -8 15 £38,500 +10.00% 3
Blackburn +6 9 £37,500 -10.71% 12
Lancaster -2 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Lytham St Annes - 4 £37,500 - 2
Accrington - 4 £40,000 - 1
Ormskirk +1 2 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Burnley +2 1 £30,000 -3.23% 1
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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#.

1 105 (92.11%) .NET
2 70 (61.40%) SQL Server
3 67 (58.77%) ASP.NET
4 50 (43.86%) MVC
5 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (34.21%) SQL
7 30 (26.32%) Web Development
8 29 (25.44%) HTML
9 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (21.93%) JavaScript
10 25 (21.93%) Degree
11 24 (21.05%) TDD
11 24 (21.05%) Web Application Development
12 23 (20.18%) SQL Server 2016
12 23 (20.18%) jQuery
13 21 (18.42%) Microsoft
14 20 (17.54%) Software Engineering
14 20 (17.54%) AngularJS
14 20 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (16.67%) .NET Framework
16 18 (15.79%) BDD
16 18 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 17 (14.91%) RESTful
17 17 (14.91%) Scrum
17 17 (14.91%) CSS
18 16 (14.04%) XML
18 16 (14.04%) SDLC
19 15 (13.16%) Entity Framework
19 15 (13.16%) Visual Studio

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 7 (6.14%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.63%) CMS
2 3 (2.63%) IIS
2 3 (2.63%) Kentico
3 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) nginx
4 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) BPCS
2 1 (0.88%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.88%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Hyperconnected
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
1 1 (0.88%) Intranet
1 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (61.40%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (8.77%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.51%) RavenDB
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.75%) MySQL
8 2 (1.75%) Redis
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.51%) Selenium
5 3 (2.63%) Grunt
5 3 (2.63%) gulp
5 3 (2.63%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.63%) webpack
6 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.88%) NUnit
6 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (7.02%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Legal
2 7 (6.14%) Retail
3 6 (5.26%) Games
4 5 (4.39%) Marketing
5 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.75%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.88%) Automotive
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 104 (91.23%) Developer
2 65 (57.02%) .NET Developer
3 56 (49.12%) C# Developer
4 46 (40.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (22.81%) Software Developer
6 15 (13.16%) Senior Developer
7 14 (12.28%) .NET Software Developer
7 14 (12.28%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (11.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (11.40%) Senior Software Developer
9 12 (10.53%) SQL Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 7 (6.14%) Junior
11 7 (6.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 7 (6.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 7 (6.14%) Senior SQL Developer
12 6 (5.26%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (92.11%) .NET
2 67 (58.77%) ASP.NET
3 29 (25.44%) HTML
4 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (20.18%) jQuery
6 20 (17.54%) AngularJS
6 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 18 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 17 (14.91%) CSS
9 17 (14.91%) RESTful
10 16 (14.04%) XML
11 15 (13.16%) Entity Framework
12 13 (11.40%) XHTML
13 12 (10.53%) .NET Core
14 11 (9.65%) WCF
15 10 (8.77%) Node.js
16 8 (7.02%) Code First Entity Framework
17 7 (6.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.63%) User Experience
4 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.88%) Fintech
5 1 (0.88%) iSeries
5 1 (0.88%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Android
2 3 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.86%) MVC
2 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (26.32%) Web Development
4 24 (21.05%) TDD
4 24 (21.05%) Web Application Development
5 20 (17.54%) Software Engineering
6 18 (15.79%) BDD
7 17 (14.91%) Scrum
8 16 (14.04%) SDLC
9 13 (11.40%) Microservices
10 12 (10.53%) OO
11 11 (9.65%) Test Automation
12 10 (8.77%) CRM
13 9 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (7.89%) Logistics
13 9 (7.89%) Unit Testing
14 8 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (6.14%) Android Development
15 7 (6.14%) Kanban
15 7 (6.14%) Progressive Web App
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.21%) SQL
2 25 (21.93%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.28%) C
3 14 (12.28%) VB
3 14 (12.28%) VB.NET
4 13 (11.40%) VB6
5 11 (9.65%) Ruby
6 10 (8.77%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.14%) Java
8 2 (1.75%) C++
8 2 (1.75%) RPG
9 1 (0.88%) PHP
9 1 (0.88%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.88%) MCSE
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) GDPR
2 6 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.14%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.63%) Adobe
3 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.75%) Sage
5 1 (0.88%) Epicor
5 1 (0.88%) IBM
5 1 (0.88%) IFS
5 1 (0.88%) Infor
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) SAP