Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 7 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 153 178 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 17.41% 20.51% 18.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.19% 33.46% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 148 165 143
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,800 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 461 532 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 52.45% 61.29% 55.68%
Number of salaries quoted 426 481 391
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,875 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -2 49 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Lancaster +3 25 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Blackpool +1 20 £38,500 +18.46% 3
Chorley -12 16 £37,500 -0.66% 8
Blackburn +2 7 £37,500 +4.17% 7
Accrington - 5 £40,000 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 4 £37,500 - 4
Burnley +7 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Colne +2 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Skelmersdale +2 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Ormskirk +1 1 £35,000 +11.11% 2
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 19 July 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#.

1 128 (83.66%) .NET
2 100 (65.36%) SQL Server
2 100 (65.36%) ASP.NET
3 85 (55.56%) MVC
4 74 (48.37%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (36.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (34.64%) SQL
7 50 (32.68%) JavaScript
7 50 (32.68%) Web Application Development
7 50 (32.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 49 (32.03%) HTML
9 40 (26.14%) CSS
9 40 (26.14%) TDD
9 40 (26.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 39 (25.49%) jQuery
11 38 (24.84%) RESTful
12 37 (24.18%) OO
13 36 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 35 (22.88%) BDD
15 34 (22.22%) .NET Framework
15 34 (22.22%) Microsoft
16 33 (21.57%) Web Development
17 31 (20.26%) AngularJS
17 31 (20.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (17.65%) Git (software)
20 26 (16.99%) Entity Framework
20 26 (16.99%) Scrum
21 24 (15.69%) Ruby
22 23 (15.03%) WCF

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 16 (10.46%) IIS
2 6 (3.92%) CMS
2 6 (3.92%) nginx
3 4 (2.61%) OpenEdge
4 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.65%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.27%) SaaS
3 4 (2.61%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.61%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (65.36%) SQL Server
2 50 (32.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 19 (12.42%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.92%) Redis
4 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.27%) RavenDB
5 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.96%) MS Access
8 2 (1.31%) MySQL
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.65%) Big Data
9 1 (0.65%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.65%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.42%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.58%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.58%) Selenium
4 7 (4.58%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.96%) Subversion
7 2 (1.31%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.31%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.31%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.65%) Appium
8 1 (0.65%) NUnit
8 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (9.15%) Retail
2 11 (7.19%) Finance
3 10 (6.54%) Music Industry
4 9 (5.88%) Marketing
5 7 (4.58%) Legal
6 6 (3.92%) Games
6 6 (3.92%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.61%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 137 (89.54%) Developer
2 95 (62.09%) .NET Developer
3 70 (45.75%) C# Developer
4 59 (38.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (23.53%) Software Developer
6 25 (16.34%) C# Software Developer
7 22 (14.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 22 (14.38%) SQL Developer
8 21 (13.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (13.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (9.15%) Senior Developer
11 12 (7.84%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (5.23%) Analyst
12 8 (5.23%) HTML Developer
12 8 (5.23%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (4.58%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 7 (4.58%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (4.58%) Senior C# Software Developer
13 7 (4.58%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (83.66%) .NET
2 100 (65.36%) ASP.NET
3 56 (36.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (32.03%) HTML
5 40 (26.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 40 (26.14%) CSS
6 39 (25.49%) jQuery
7 38 (24.84%) RESTful
8 36 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 34 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 31 (20.26%) AngularJS
10 31 (20.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 26 (16.99%) Entity Framework
12 23 (15.03%) WCF
13 19 (12.42%) Node.js
14 18 (11.76%) Ajax
15 17 (11.11%) Code First Entity Framework
16 14 (9.15%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (8.50%) Classic ASP
17 13 (8.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.27%) User Experience
4 4 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.96%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) FMCG
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.58%) Android
2 4 (2.61%) Windows
3 2 (1.31%) Unix
3 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (55.56%) MVC
2 74 (48.37%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (32.68%) Web Application Development
4 40 (26.14%) TDD
5 37 (24.18%) OO
6 35 (22.88%) BDD
7 33 (21.57%) Web Development
8 28 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (16.99%) Scrum
10 17 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (10.46%) Kanban
11 16 (10.46%) Test Automation
12 15 (9.80%) CRM
13 14 (9.15%) Dependency Injection
13 14 (9.15%) Software Engineering
14 11 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (7.19%) High Availability
14 11 (7.19%) SDLC
15 10 (6.54%) Microservices
16 7 (4.58%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (34.64%) SQL
2 50 (32.68%) JavaScript
3 24 (15.69%) Ruby
4 15 (9.80%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.84%) C
5 12 (7.84%) Java
5 12 (7.84%) VB
5 12 (7.84%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.23%) VB6
7 6 (3.92%) PHP
8 4 (2.61%) C++
9 3 (1.96%) Python
9 3 (1.96%) VBA
10 2 (1.31%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.31%) VBScript
11 1 (0.65%) Delphi
11 1 (0.65%) Pascal
11 1 (0.65%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) RPG
11 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (10.46%) Degree
2 7 (4.58%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.65%) ISEB
5 1 (0.65%) MCSE
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) GDPR
2 1 (0.65%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 4 (2.61%) Google
4 3 (1.96%) Capita
5 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.65%) Epicor
6 1 (0.65%) IFS
6 1 (0.65%) Infor
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle
6 1 (0.65%) Sage
6 1 (0.65%) SAP