Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 190 150 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 20.54% 16.69% 17.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.68% 28.90% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 171 146 125
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,000 £45,500
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 518 519 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 56.00% 57.73% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 457 478 353
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £24,900 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 April 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 23 April 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 +11 75 £37,500 - 13
Lancaster +2 39 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Blackpool +1 14 £38,500 +18.46% 5
Chorley -5 14 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Blackburn -5 10 £34,250 +59.30% 6
Burnley +9 4 £37,500 -
Skelmersdale -3 4 £32,750 -6.43% 1
Ormskirk +1 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Colne -1 1 £30,000 +3.45%
Darwen - 1 £32,500 -
Accrington - 1 £40,000 - 2
C#
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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#.

1 162 (85.26%) .NET
2 136 (71.58%) ASP.NET
3 111 (58.42%) SQL Server
4 105 (55.26%) MVC
5 94 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (38.95%) JavaScript
7 73 (38.42%) SQL
8 70 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 58 (30.53%) HTML
10 57 (30.00%) Web Application Development
11 55 (28.95%) CSS
12 52 (27.37%) OO
13 48 (25.26%) Microsoft
14 47 (24.74%) TDD
14 47 (24.74%) SQL Server 2016
15 45 (23.68%) RESTful
16 42 (22.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 41 (21.58%) ASP.NET Web API
17 41 (21.58%) jQuery
18 39 (20.53%) BDD
19 35 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (17.89%) Web Development
21 33 (17.37%) .NET Framework
21 33 (17.37%) AngularJS
22 29 (15.26%) Test Automation
22 29 (15.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 28 (14.74%) Problem-Solving
24 27 (14.21%) Scrum
24 27 (14.21%) Web Services
25 24 (12.63%) 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 17 (8.95%) IIS
2 9 (4.74%) OpenEdge
3 6 (3.16%) CMS
4 5 (2.63%) nginx
5 2 (1.05%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.11%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.11%) Google Tag Manager
2 4 (2.11%) SaaS
3 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (58.42%) SQL Server
2 47 (24.74%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.74%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.21%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.16%) Redis
9 4 (2.11%) MySQL
10 3 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.58%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.58%) MS Access
10 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.05%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (12.63%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.11%) Git (software)
3 14 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.21%) Selenium
5 7 (3.68%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.68%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.16%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.11%) HP UFT
8 3 (1.58%) Subversion
9 2 (1.05%) NUnit
9 2 (1.05%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.53%) Appium
10 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.53%) JIRA
10 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (11.05%) Retail
2 9 (4.74%) Finance
3 8 (4.21%) Music Industry
4 6 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.16%) Marketing
5 4 (2.11%) Brand Awareness
6 3 (1.58%) Legal
7 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 159 (83.68%) Developer
2 119 (62.63%) .NET Developer
3 87 (45.79%) C# Developer
4 74 (38.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (23.16%) Software Developer
6 41 (21.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 36 (18.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 35 (18.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
10 29 (15.26%) .NET Software Developer
11 21 (11.05%) SQL Developer
12 17 (8.95%) Analyst
13 15 (7.89%) Analyst Developer
14 9 (4.74%) Senior Developer
14 9 (4.74%) Technical Leader
15 8 (4.21%) Consultant
15 8 (4.21%) Junior
15 8 (4.21%) Junior Developer
15 8 (4.21%) SQL Server Developer
16 7 (3.68%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (85.26%) .NET
2 136 (71.58%) ASP.NET
3 70 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 58 (30.53%) HTML
5 55 (28.95%) CSS
6 45 (23.68%) RESTful
7 42 (22.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 41 (21.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 41 (21.58%) jQuery
9 33 (17.37%) .NET Framework
9 33 (17.37%) AngularJS
10 29 (15.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (14.21%) Web Services
12 23 (12.11%) Entity Framework
12 23 (12.11%) WCF
13 17 (8.95%) Ajax
14 16 (8.42%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (8.42%) Node.js
15 15 (7.89%) HTML5
16 13 (6.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.68%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.63%) e-Learning
5 5 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.63%) User Experience
6 4 (2.11%) Digital TV
7 2 (1.05%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (1.05%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.21%) Windows
2 4 (2.11%) Android
3 3 (1.58%) Unix
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.53%) Linux
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (55.26%) MVC
2 94 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (30.00%) Web Application Development
4 52 (27.37%) OO
5 47 (24.74%) TDD
6 39 (20.53%) BDD
7 35 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (17.89%) Web Development
9 29 (15.26%) Test Automation
10 28 (14.74%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (14.21%) Scrum
12 17 (8.95%) Dependency Injection
13 14 (7.37%) Kanban
14 13 (6.84%) ERP
15 12 (6.32%) CRM
16 11 (5.79%) Front End Development
17 9 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (4.74%) High Availability
18 8 (4.21%) SDLC
18 8 (4.21%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (38.95%) JavaScript
2 73 (38.42%) SQL
3 24 (12.63%) Ruby
4 18 (9.47%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.84%) PHP
6 11 (5.79%) Java
6 11 (5.79%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.74%) VB
8 7 (3.68%) C
9 5 (2.63%) VBA
10 3 (1.58%) C++
11 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.05%) Python
11 2 (1.05%) VB6
11 2 (1.05%) VBScript
12 1 (0.53%) Java 8
12 1 (0.53%) Pascal
12 1 (0.53%) Perl
12 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (11.05%) Degree
2 7 (3.68%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.58%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.63%) GDPR
2 2 (1.05%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) PMO
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (25.26%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.37%) Google
3 10 (5.26%) Xamarin
4 9 (4.74%) Capita
5 8 (4.21%) Oracle
5 8 (4.21%) Twitter
6 3 (1.58%) Epicor
7 2 (1.05%) Adobe
7 2 (1.05%) Sybase