The first table below looks at the demand for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 11 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 18 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing C# 6 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.44% 6.62% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 24.66% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Average salary £36,250 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,450 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 73 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 34.07% 26.84% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 30 54 39
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £35,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
England

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

C#
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

C# Salary Trend in the Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 7 (43.75%) WCF
5 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (25.00%) SystemC
7 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) C
8 3 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) SOA
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (18.75%) Test Automation

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (6.25%) CRM Developer
6 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) WCF
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (12.50%) REST
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 2 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (12.50%) Itk
8 2 (12.50%) WSDL
8 2 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (25.00%) SystemC
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Logistics
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) MVVM
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) BPEL
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) HL7
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) DevExpress
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cognizant