The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 299 276 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.33% 13.64% 13.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.88% 28.63% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 260 263 201
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £24,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
769 964 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.44% 47.65% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 681 873 717
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £53,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
West Midlands

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

C#
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

C# Salary Trend in Birmingham

C#
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 456 (85.55%) .NET
2 295 (55.35%) SQL Server
3 281 (52.72%) ASP.NET
4 252 (47.28%) SQL
5 182 (34.15%) Microsoft
6 178 (33.40%) HTML
7 146 (27.39%) CSS
8 144 (27.02%) JavaScript
9 134 (25.14%) MVC
10 122 (22.89%) WCF
11 113 (21.20%) Degree
12 110 (20.64%) jQuery
13 109 (20.45%) SharePoint
14 101 (18.95%) VB.NET
15 92 (17.26%) MS Excel
15 92 (17.26%) OO
15 92 (17.26%) Web Services
16 89 (16.70%) Windows
17 87 (16.32%) .NET Framework
18 80 (15.01%) WPF
18 80 (15.01%) HTML5
18 80 (15.01%) Agile Software Development
19 78 (14.63%) CRM
19 78 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 66 (12.38%) TDD
20 66 (12.38%) Visual Studio
21 65 (12.20%) T-SQL
22 63 (11.82%) XML
23 61 (11.44%) Software Engineering
24 60 (11.26%) Dynamics CRM

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 109 (20.45%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.56%) IIS
3 16 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (2.06%) Node.js
6 7 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (1.31%) CMS
7 6 (1.13%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.56%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.56%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.38%) FileNet
10 2 (0.38%) Apache
10 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.19%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.19%) Drupal
11 1 (0.19%) nginx
11 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 92 (17.26%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.19%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) PrintSoft PReS
4 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 60 (11.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.75%) Magento
3 3 (0.56%) Pivotal CRM
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.38%) SaaS
2 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) Heroku
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.19%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.44%) Internet
3 6 (1.13%) Extranet
4 3 (0.56%) DNS
5 2 (0.38%) LDAP
5 2 (0.38%) HTTP
6 1 (0.19%) VoIP
6 1 (0.19%) DHCP
6 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (55.35%) SQL Server
2 78 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (7.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (5.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (3.38%) Relational Database
7 18 (3.38%) Crystal Reports
7 18 (3.38%) MS Access
8 13 (2.44%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.69%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.75%) Big Data
12 3 (0.56%) MySQL
13 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.38%) DB2
14 1 (0.19%) DTS
Development Applications
1 66 (12.38%) Visual Studio
2 51 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.19%) Subversion
4 12 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.69%) NUnit
6 8 (1.50%) Selenium
7 6 (1.13%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (0.75%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.75%) ProC
9 4 (0.75%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.38%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.38%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.19%) Hudson
11 1 (0.19%) Moq
11 1 (0.19%) MSTest
11 1 (0.19%) Expression Web
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 48 (9.01%) Finance
2 34 (6.38%) Advertising
3 25 (4.69%) Legal
4 22 (4.13%) Banking
5 14 (2.63%) Retail
5 14 (2.63%) Law
6 12 (2.25%) Marketing
7 10 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.50%) Automotive
9 5 (0.94%) Games
10 4 (0.75%) Back Office
11 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.38%) Billing
12 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.19%) Front Office
13 1 (0.19%) International Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Military
13 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 449 (84.24%) Developer
2 205 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 160 (30.02%) C# Developer
4 96 (18.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 79 (14.82%) Software Developer
6 67 (12.57%) Senior Developer
7 65 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
8 45 (8.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 37 (6.94%) Web Developer
10 34 (6.38%) Software Engineer
11 33 (6.19%) Analyst
12 29 (5.44%) CRM Developer
13 27 (5.07%) Junior
14 26 (4.88%) Junior Developer
14 26 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
15 22 (4.13%) Senior .NET Developer
16 21 (3.94%) C# Web Developer
16 21 (3.94%) .NET Web Developer
16 21 (3.94%) Graduate
16 21 (3.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (85.55%) .NET
2 281 (52.72%) ASP.NET
3 178 (33.40%) HTML
4 146 (27.39%) CSS
5 122 (22.89%) WCF
6 110 (20.64%) jQuery
7 92 (17.26%) Web Services
8 87 (16.32%) .NET Framework
9 80 (15.01%) WPF
9 80 (15.01%) HTML5
10 63 (11.82%) XML
11 57 (10.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 46 (8.63%) CSS3
13 45 (8.44%) Ajax
14 44 (8.26%) LINQ
15 41 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 40 (7.50%) WinForms
17 35 (6.57%) Silverlight
18 32 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 21 (3.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.01%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.32%) Mobile App
3 22 (4.13%) Mathematics
4 12 (2.25%) iPhone
5 10 (1.88%) Semantic Web
5 10 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.88%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.69%) iPad
7 8 (1.50%) Replication
8 7 (1.31%) AS400
8 7 (1.31%) iSeries
9 6 (1.13%) Physics
10 4 (0.75%) Remote Sensing
10 4 (0.75%) Equities
10 4 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (0.75%) Telematics
11 3 (0.56%) Social Media
11 3 (0.56%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.38%) NHS
12 2 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 89 (16.70%) Windows
2 17 (3.19%) Windows 8
3 16 (3.00%) Android
4 15 (2.81%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.69%) Linux
6 7 (1.31%) UNIX
6 7 (1.31%) Windows Phone
7 6 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.75%) AIX
8 4 (0.75%) Solaris
9 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (25.14%) MVC
2 92 (17.26%) OO
3 80 (15.01%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (14.63%) CRM
5 66 (12.38%) TDD
6 61 (11.44%) Software Engineering
7 56 (10.51%) Web Development
8 41 (7.69%) Scrum
9 36 (6.75%) E-Commerce
10 30 (5.63%) Web Application Development
11 29 (5.44%) OOP
12 28 (5.25%) BDD
13 24 (4.50%) Automated Testing
14 21 (3.94%) Unit Testing
14 21 (3.94%) Data Modelling
15 18 (3.38%) Workflow
16 17 (3.19%) Manual Testing
16 17 (3.19%) Dependency Injection
17 16 (3.00%) MVVM
17 16 (3.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 252 (47.28%) SQL
2 144 (27.02%) JavaScript
3 101 (18.95%) VB.NET
4 65 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 56 (10.51%) VB
6 51 (9.57%) Java
7 47 (8.82%) C++
8 19 (3.56%) PHP
9 16 (3.00%) C
10 15 (2.81%) VBA
11 14 (2.63%) VB6
12 13 (2.44%) Ruby
13 11 (2.06%) Delphi
14 8 (1.50%) XAML
15 7 (1.31%) RPG
15 7 (1.31%) Perl
15 7 (1.31%) Python
16 5 (0.94%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.94%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 113 (21.20%) Degree
2 36 (6.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.69%) MCP
5 8 (1.50%) MCITP
6 7 (1.31%) MCSD
6 7 (1.31%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.75%) MCTS
8 3 (0.56%) MCSE
9 1 (0.19%) CISSP
9 1 (0.19%) CEH
9 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.38%) QA
2 10 (1.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 182 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (3.56%) Oracle
3 13 (2.44%) CheckPoint
3 13 (2.44%) Facebook
4 10 (1.88%) Sybase
5 9 (1.69%) Apple
6 8 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.50%) DevExpress
7 7 (1.31%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.31%) Epicor
8 6 (1.13%) Twitter
9 4 (0.75%) Zend
10 3 (0.56%) LexisNexis
11 2 (0.38%) Borland
11 2 (0.38%) Siebel
11 2 (0.38%) IBM
11 2 (0.38%) Kofax
11 2 (0.38%) VMware
11 2 (0.38%) EMC
11 2 (0.38%) Google
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