Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 8 2
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 97 50 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 38.96% 22.52% 30.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.08% 39.06% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 91 45 54
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £27,875 £23,750 £29,825
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

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 Preston with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 167 128 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 67.07% 57.66% 61.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135 120 111
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £27,875 £22,725 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,875 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Preston

C#
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for C# in Preston

C#
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Preston over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Preston

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Preston region with a requirement for C#.

1 88 (90.72%) .NET
2 80 (82.47%) ASP.NET
3 68 (70.10%) SQL Server
4 58 (59.79%) MVC
5 38 (39.18%) TDD
5 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (38.14%) .NET Framework
6 37 (38.14%) SQL
7 35 (36.08%) Entity Framework
8 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (32.99%) Web Development
9 28 (28.87%) Degree
10 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
10 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 25 (25.77%) WCF
12 24 (24.74%) Web Application Development
12 24 (24.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (22.68%) AngularJS
14 21 (21.65%) BDD
14 21 (21.65%) Finance
15 20 (20.62%) NoSQL
16 19 (19.59%) Code First Entity Framework
16 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (19.59%) SQL Server 2016
16 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 19 (19.59%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (19.59%) Node.js
16 19 (19.59%) RESTful
16 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
16 19 (19.59%) Ruby

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.06%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.03%) IIS
2 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (70.10%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.62%) NoSQL
3 19 (19.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (5.15%) Power BI
10 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.03%) QlikView
11 1 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.06%) Selenium
3 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (21.65%) Finance
2 19 (19.59%) Games
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (77.32%) Developer
2 64 (65.98%) .NET Developer
3 41 (42.27%) C# Developer
4 40 (41.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET Developer
5 27 (27.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (15.46%) Analyst
7 15 (15.46%) Software Developer
8 11 (11.34%) Technical Leader
9 9 (9.28%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (9.28%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (8.25%) Analyst Developer
10 8 (8.25%) Software Analyst
11 7 (7.22%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (7.22%) Test Analyst
12 5 (5.15%) Web Developer
13 4 (4.12%) Principal .NET Developer
13 4 (4.12%) Principal Developer
14 3 (3.09%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (90.72%) .NET
2 80 (82.47%) ASP.NET
3 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (38.14%) .NET Framework
5 35 (36.08%) Entity Framework
6 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 25 (25.77%) WCF
8 24 (24.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (22.68%) AngularJS
10 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 19 (19.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (19.59%) Code First Entity Framework
10 19 (19.59%) KnockoutJS
10 19 (19.59%) Node.js
10 19 (19.59%) RESTful
11 16 (16.49%) LINQ
12 14 (14.43%) XML
13 13 (13.40%) SOAP
14 6 (6.19%) Web Services
15 5 (5.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.15%) Clustering
3 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (59.79%) MVC
2 38 (39.18%) TDD
3 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (32.99%) Web Development
4 24 (24.74%) Web Application Development
5 21 (21.65%) BDD
6 16 (16.49%) Unit Testing
6 16 (16.49%) Workflow
7 13 (13.40%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.34%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.19%) Project Management
11 5 (5.15%) Functional Testing
11 5 (5.15%) High Availability
11 5 (5.15%) ITIL
11 5 (5.15%) ITIL V2
11 5 (5.15%) PRINCE
11 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.14%) SQL
2 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.59%) Ruby
4 8 (8.25%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.15%) Java
6 2 (2.06%) VBA
7 1 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (28.87%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.09%) Google
2 3 (3.09%) Twitter
3 2 (2.06%) Capita
4 1 (1.03%) Avaya
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco
4 1 (1.03%) Epicor
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle
4 1 (1.03%) VMware