The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 31 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 2 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.07% 3.13% 7.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 10.26% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 39 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 37.43% 30.47% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 55 21 71
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Web Development
4 5 (62.50%) Graphic Design
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
4 5 (62.50%) CSS3
4 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
4 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) LINQ
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) COBOL Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) COBOL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Graphic Design
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
1 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
1 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) COBOL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) NATURAL
4 1 (12.50%) JCL
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) IBM