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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing C# 58 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 36.25% 31.58% 26.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 43.48% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 30
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.55% -23.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £22,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,200
UK excluding London median 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 Preston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 116 69 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 72.50% 72.63% 66.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 60 72
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston citing C# as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 51 (73.91%) .NET
2 50 (72.46%) ASP.NET
3 48 (69.57%) SQL Server
3 48 (69.57%) MVC
4 24 (34.78%) TDD
5 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (31.88%) .NET Framework
7 21 (30.43%) WCF
7 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (28.99%) Web Application Development
8 20 (28.99%) Web Development
9 19 (27.54%) Degree
9 19 (27.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (27.54%) BDD
9 19 (27.54%) Entity Framework
9 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
10 18 (26.09%) Finance
10 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
11 17 (24.64%) SQL
12 14 (20.29%) NoSQL
12 14 (20.29%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (18.84%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (18.84%) Node.js
13 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
13 13 (18.84%) RESTful
13 13 (18.84%) Games
13 13 (18.84%) Ruby
13 13 (18.84%) Code First Entity Framework

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 (2.90%) IIS
1 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) NoSQL
3 13 (18.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.35%) Power BI
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Games
3 6 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (75.36%) Developer
2 33 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 24 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 16 (23.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (18.84%) Software Developer
6 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (15.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Test Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
11 3 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
11 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
11 3 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (73.91%) .NET
2 50 (72.46%) ASP.NET
3 22 (31.88%) .NET Framework
4 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (30.43%) WCF
5 19 (27.54%) Entity Framework
5 19 (27.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
7 14 (20.29%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (18.84%) Code First Entity Framework
8 13 (18.84%) Node.js
8 13 (18.84%) RESTful
9 11 (15.94%) XML
10 10 (14.49%) SOAP
11 8 (11.59%) HTML
12 7 (10.14%) CSS
12 7 (10.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.35%) Clustering
1 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.45%) Life Science
2 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) MVC
2 24 (34.78%) TDD
3 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (28.99%) Web Application Development
4 20 (28.99%) Web Development
5 19 (27.54%) BDD
6 13 (18.84%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.25%) SDLC
10 5 (7.25%) Workflow
11 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.35%) Functional Testing
12 3 (4.35%) High Availability
12 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
12 3 (4.35%) ITIL V2
12 3 (4.35%) Mobile First
12 3 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
2 17 (24.64%) SQL
3 13 (18.84%) Ruby
4 5 (7.25%) Delphi
4 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.25%) XAML
5 3 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) MCAD
3 1 (1.45%) MCPD
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.45%) Avaya
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco
2 1 (1.45%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago