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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 239 241 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.18% 13.86% 13.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.74% 32.66% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 210 215 181
Average salary £36,250 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
753 738 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.51% 42.44% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 662 626 564
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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#.

1 391 (81.46%) .NET
2 276 (57.50%) ASP.NET
3 254 (52.92%) SQL Server
4 210 (43.75%) SQL
5 179 (37.29%) HTML
6 178 (37.08%) Microsoft
7 143 (29.79%) JavaScript
8 134 (27.92%) CSS
9 129 (26.88%) MVC
10 103 (21.46%) jQuery
11 93 (19.38%) VB.NET
12 90 (18.75%) WCF
13 86 (17.92%) Windows
14 79 (16.46%) .NET Framework
14 79 (16.46%) HTML5
15 77 (16.04%) Visual Studio
16 76 (15.83%) Finance
17 74 (15.42%) SharePoint
18 73 (15.21%) OO
18 73 (15.21%) T-SQL
19 69 (14.38%) Degree
20 66 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 66 (13.75%) MS Excel
21 65 (13.54%) Java
22 64 (13.33%) Web Development
23 61 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
24 60 (12.50%) WPF
25 57 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
26 56 (11.67%) Web Services
27 53 (11.04%) Software Engineering

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 74 (15.42%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.54%) IIS
3 15 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (2.08%) CMS
5 10 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.63%) FileNet
7 3 (0.63%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.42%) Apache
8 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.42%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.21%) Node.js
9 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.21%) Sonic ESB
9 1 (0.21%) nginx
9 1 (0.21%) Papyrus
Applications
1 66 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.71%) MS Office
3 7 (1.46%) PrintSoft PReS
4 6 (1.25%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.63%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.21%) DOC1
7 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.42%) Maximo
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.46%) SaaS
3 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.58%) Internet
2 21 (4.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.08%) HTTP
4 6 (1.25%) Extranet
5 5 (1.04%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.63%) Intranet
7 1 (0.21%) DHCP
7 1 (0.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (52.92%) SQL Server
2 66 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (8.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (6.04%) Crystal Reports
5 26 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (3.54%) Relational Database
9 16 (3.33%) MS Access
10 11 (2.29%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.83%) MySQL
12 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.21%) DB2
15 1 (0.21%) DTS
Development Applications
1 77 (16.04%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (2.92%) Subversion
3 14 (2.92%) Selenium
4 12 (2.50%) NUnit
5 10 (2.08%) SoapUI
6 9 (1.88%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (1.46%) Hudson
7 7 (1.46%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.46%) SpecFlow
8 6 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (0.83%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.63%) MSTest
11 3 (0.63%) Xcode
11 3 (0.63%) ProC
12 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.42%) Flash Builder
12 2 (0.42%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 76 (15.83%) Finance
2 35 (7.29%) Banking
3 19 (3.96%) Legal
4 12 (2.50%) Law
5 9 (1.88%) Retail
6 8 (1.67%) Games
7 7 (1.46%) Marketing
7 7 (1.46%) Advertising
8 6 (1.25%) Automotive
9 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.04%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.83%) Back Office
11 3 (0.63%) Front Office
11 3 (0.63%) Billing
12 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 377 (78.54%) Developer
2 172 (35.83%) .NET Developer
3 163 (33.96%) C# Developer
4 97 (20.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (15.63%) Software Developer
6 67 (13.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 56 (11.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 50 (10.42%) Senior Developer
9 42 (8.75%) Web Developer
10 36 (7.50%) Analyst
11 34 (7.08%) Programmer
11 34 (7.08%) Software Engineer
12 25 (5.21%) .NET Software Developer
12 25 (5.21%) Graduate
13 23 (4.79%) VB.NET Developer
14 22 (4.58%) Graduate Developer
15 21 (4.38%) C# Software Developer
16 19 (3.96%) .NET Web Developer
17 16 (3.33%) Delphi Programmer
18 15 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (81.46%) .NET
2 276 (57.50%) ASP.NET
3 179 (37.29%) HTML
4 134 (27.92%) CSS
5 103 (21.46%) jQuery
6 90 (18.75%) WCF
7 79 (16.46%) .NET Framework
7 79 (16.46%) HTML5
8 61 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (12.50%) WPF
10 56 (11.67%) Web Services
11 49 (10.21%) CSS3
12 47 (9.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 47 (9.79%) WinForms
13 38 (7.92%) Ajax
14 35 (7.29%) XML
15 32 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 29 (6.04%) LINQ
17 27 (5.63%) Silverlight
18 16 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.08%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.17%) iPhone
3 13 (2.71%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.08%) N-Tier
6 8 (1.67%) Replication
6 8 (1.67%) Semantic Web
6 8 (1.67%) iPad
7 7 (1.46%) Social Media
7 7 (1.46%) iSeries
7 7 (1.46%) AS400
8 6 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (0.83%) Physics
10 3 (0.63%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.42%) GIS
11 2 (0.42%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 86 (17.92%) Windows
2 18 (3.75%) Linux
3 16 (3.33%) UNIX
4 11 (2.29%) Android
5 7 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) AIX
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (26.88%) MVC
2 73 (15.21%) OO
3 64 (13.33%) Web Development
4 57 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (11.04%) Software Engineering
6 47 (9.79%) TDD
7 34 (7.08%) Scrum
8 33 (6.88%) CRM
9 30 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 29 (6.04%) E-Commerce
11 24 (5.00%) Test Scripting
12 22 (4.58%) MVVM
13 19 (3.96%) OOP
14 18 (3.75%) Dependency Injection
14 18 (3.75%) Unit Testing
15 17 (3.54%) OOD
16 14 (2.92%) UML
16 14 (2.92%) ERP
17 13 (2.71%) Analytics
18 12 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 210 (43.75%) SQL
2 143 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 93 (19.38%) VB.NET
4 73 (15.21%) T-SQL
5 65 (13.54%) Java
6 44 (9.17%) C++
7 34 (7.08%) VB
8 24 (5.00%) Delphi
9 19 (3.96%) PHP
10 18 (3.75%) VBA
11 17 (3.54%) C
12 15 (3.13%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.88%) RPG
14 8 (1.67%) Python
15 7 (1.46%) VB6
16 6 (1.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 5 (1.04%) Bourne shell
17 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
17 5 (1.04%) VBScript
18 3 (0.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 69 (14.38%) Degree
2 22 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.29%) MCP
4 7 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.25%) MCSD
5 6 (1.25%) MCTS
6 4 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.63%) MCAD
7 3 (0.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.58%) QA
2 11 (2.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 178 (37.08%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.79%) Oracle
3 15 (3.13%) Business Objects
4 11 (2.29%) Epicor
5 9 (1.88%) Sybase
6 8 (1.67%) Apple
6 8 (1.67%) Adobe
7 5 (1.04%) Google
8 4 (0.83%) Twitter
9 3 (0.63%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.63%) Kofax
9 3 (0.63%) Telerik
9 3 (0.63%) IBM
9 3 (0.63%) Symbian
9 3 (0.63%) Remedy
10 2 (0.42%) Mapinfo
10 2 (0.42%) Borland
10 2 (0.42%) ESRI
10 2 (0.42%) BT
10 2 (0.42%) Trayport
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Ventures
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits scheme, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Ventures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Superb Benefits + Perks
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago