The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 3 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 23 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 30.26% 19.48% 59.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.94% 40.54% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 30
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £28,250 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £38,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Walsall region.

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 61.84% 48.05% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 38
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

C#
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

C# Salary Trend in Walsall

C#
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Walsall

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 34 (94.44%) .NET
2 27 (75.00%) SQL
3 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) OO
5 10 (27.78%) VB.NET
5 10 (27.78%) OOD
6 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 8 (22.22%) Web Services
7 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 8 (22.22%) WCF
8 7 (19.44%) QA
8 7 (19.44%) MVC
8 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (16.67%) Time Management
10 5 (13.89%) Manual Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
10 5 (13.89%) Degree
10 5 (13.89%) JSON
10 5 (13.89%) XML
10 5 (13.89%) HND
10 5 (13.89%) IIS
10 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.89%) RDBMS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (8.33%) Back Office
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) .NET Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
7 4 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
8 3 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 3 (8.33%) UAT Tester
8 3 (8.33%) Tester
8 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (8.33%) Programmer
8 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (22.22%) Web Services
3 8 (22.22%) WCF
4 5 (13.89%) XML
4 5 (13.89%) JSON
5 4 (11.11%) WPF
5 4 (11.11%) jQuery
5 4 (11.11%) CSLA
6 3 (8.33%) HTML
7 2 (5.56%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) OO
1 10 (27.78%) OOD
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (19.44%) MVC
4 6 (16.67%) Time Management
5 5 (13.89%) Manual Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Software Deployment
8 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Data Mapping
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.78%) Project Management
9 1 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) VB.NET
3 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) HND
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Sitecore