The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 12 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 287 263 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.37% 12.24% 11.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.77% 26.51% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 253 247 173
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 £25,500 £28,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
C#
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
964 992 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.53% 46.16% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 833 915 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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#.

1 505 (87.22%) .NET
2 316 (54.58%) SQL Server
3 280 (48.36%) ASP.NET
4 260 (44.91%) SQL
5 217 (37.48%) Agile Software Development
6 202 (34.89%) Microsoft
7 195 (33.68%) HTML
8 165 (28.50%) CSS
9 160 (27.63%) JavaScript
10 145 (25.04%) MVC
11 130 (22.45%) jQuery
12 128 (22.11%) VB.NET
13 120 (20.73%) WCF
14 119 (20.55%) Degree
15 117 (20.21%) Web Services
15 117 (20.21%) SharePoint
16 103 (17.79%) OO
17 99 (17.10%) Windows
18 98 (16.93%) .NET Framework
19 96 (16.58%) CRM
20 94 (16.23%) MS Excel
21 86 (14.85%) TDD
22 83 (14.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 81 (13.99%) XML
24 78 (13.47%) Dynamics CRM
24 78 (13.47%) HTML5
25 75 (12.95%) Visual Studio
26 72 (12.44%) T-SQL
27 68 (11.74%) Software Engineering
27 68 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 117 (20.21%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (3.11%) IIS
4 15 (2.59%) Node.js
5 11 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.38%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.38%) CMS
7 5 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.69%) Sitefinity
9 3 (0.52%) Apache
10 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.35%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.35%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.17%) Drupal
11 1 (0.17%) FileNet
Applications
1 94 (16.23%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.94%) MS Office
3 4 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 78 (13.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.69%) Magento
3 3 (0.52%) Pivotal CRM
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.35%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.76%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.07%) Internet
3 6 (1.04%) Extranet
4 2 (0.35%) DNS
4 2 (0.35%) LDAP
5 1 (0.17%) VoIP
5 1 (0.17%) HTTP
5 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (54.58%) SQL Server
2 83 (14.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (4.66%) Relational Database
5 25 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
8 19 (3.28%) MS Access
9 17 (2.94%) RDBMS
9 17 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (2.42%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (1.04%) Big Data
12 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.69%) MySQL
14 2 (0.35%) DB2
14 2 (0.35%) ActiveReports
14 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 75 (12.95%) Visual Studio
2 68 (11.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (3.63%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.59%) Subversion
5 12 (2.07%) NUnit
6 11 (1.90%) ReSharper
6 11 (1.90%) Selenium
7 6 (1.04%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.86%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.69%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (0.69%) ProC
9 4 (0.69%) Xcode
10 3 (0.52%) Expression Web
10 3 (0.52%) T4 Templates
10 3 (0.52%) QUnit
11 2 (0.35%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.35%) Hudson
11 2 (0.35%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.35%) Maven
General
1 47 (8.12%) Finance
2 45 (7.77%) Advertising
3 27 (4.66%) Legal
4 23 (3.97%) Retail
5 17 (2.94%) Law
6 16 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.07%) Banking
8 9 (1.55%) Marketing
9 7 (1.21%) Games
9 7 (1.21%) Automotive
10 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Billing
11 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) International Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 492 (84.97%) Developer
2 201 (34.72%) .NET Developer
3 140 (24.18%) C# Developer
4 94 (16.23%) Software Developer
5 89 (15.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 67 (11.57%) Senior Developer
7 57 (9.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 44 (7.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (6.91%) CRM Developer
10 37 (6.39%) Web Developer
11 36 (6.22%) Junior
12 35 (6.04%) Software Engineer
12 35 (6.04%) Junior Developer
13 27 (4.66%) .NET Software Developer
14 25 (4.32%) Analyst
15 24 (4.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 23 (3.97%) C# Web Developer
17 22 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
18 20 (3.45%) Junior .NET Developer
18 20 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 505 (87.22%) .NET
2 280 (48.36%) ASP.NET
3 195 (33.68%) HTML
4 165 (28.50%) CSS
5 130 (22.45%) jQuery
6 120 (20.73%) WCF
7 117 (20.21%) Web Services
8 98 (16.93%) .NET Framework
9 81 (13.99%) XML
10 78 (13.47%) HTML5
11 68 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 65 (11.23%) WPF
13 62 (10.71%) Ajax
14 53 (9.15%) LINQ
15 50 (8.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 44 (7.60%) CSS3
17 37 (6.39%) WinForms
18 32 (5.53%) ASP.NET Web API
19 31 (5.35%) Silverlight
20 27 (4.66%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.98%) Computer Science
2 23 (3.97%) Mobile App
3 22 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (3.63%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.25%) Semantic Web
6 10 (1.73%) iPhone
7 9 (1.55%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.38%) Physics
8 8 (1.38%) iPad
9 7 (1.21%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.04%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (1.04%) Remote Sensing
10 6 (1.04%) Telematics
10 6 (1.04%) User Experience
11 4 (0.69%) Equities
11 4 (0.69%) Replication
12 3 (0.52%) AS400
12 3 (0.52%) iSeries
13 2 (0.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 99 (17.10%) Windows
2 20 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 20 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 19 (3.28%) Android
4 9 (1.55%) Windows Phone
5 7 (1.21%) UNIX
5 7 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.21%) Linux
6 4 (0.69%) AIX
6 4 (0.69%) Solaris
6 4 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.35%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (37.48%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (25.04%) MVC
3 103 (17.79%) OO
4 96 (16.58%) CRM
5 86 (14.85%) TDD
6 68 (11.74%) Software Engineering
7 67 (11.57%) Scrum
8 50 (8.64%) Web Development
8 50 (8.64%) BDD
9 36 (6.22%) Web Application Development
10 35 (6.04%) OOP
11 33 (5.70%) E-Commerce
12 32 (5.53%) Unit Testing
13 28 (4.84%) Automated Testing
14 27 (4.66%) Workflow
15 25 (4.32%) Mentoring
16 21 (3.63%) Data Modelling
16 21 (3.63%) Waterfall
17 19 (3.28%) Project Management
18 17 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 260 (44.91%) SQL
2 160 (27.63%) JavaScript
3 128 (22.11%) VB.NET
4 72 (12.44%) T-SQL
5 65 (11.23%) VB
6 53 (9.15%) Java
7 46 (7.94%) C++
8 23 (3.97%) Ruby
9 22 (3.80%) VB6
10 20 (3.45%) PHP
11 15 (2.59%) VBA
12 11 (1.90%) C
13 10 (1.73%) Python
14 9 (1.55%) XAML
15 8 (1.38%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.21%) Perl
17 6 (1.04%) PowerShell
18 5 (0.86%) TypeScript
19 4 (0.69%) X++
19 4 (0.69%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 119 (20.55%) Degree
2 42 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.42%) MCSD
4 10 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.38%) MCITP
6 7 (1.21%) MCP
6 7 (1.21%) MCTS
6 7 (1.21%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.52%) MCSE
8 2 (0.35%) MCAD
9 1 (0.17%) CISSP
9 1 (0.17%) MCPD
9 1 (0.17%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.11%) QA
2 10 (1.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 202 (34.89%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.80%) Oracle
3 20 (3.45%) Facebook
4 13 (2.25%) Sybase
4 13 (2.25%) CheckPoint
5 10 (1.73%) DevExpress
6 9 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.38%) LexisNexis
8 6 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.04%) Apple
9 4 (0.69%) Twitter
9 4 (0.69%) Zend
10 3 (0.52%) Siebel
11 2 (0.35%) EMC
11 2 (0.35%) Borland
11 2 (0.35%) VMware
11 2 (0.35%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.35%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.35%) Red Gate
12 1 (0.17%) Rackspace
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