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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 13 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 3 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 4.62% 19.15% 12.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 37.50% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £48,500 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.17% -24.00%
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 West Bromwich region.

Programming Languages Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 23.08% 51.06% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 14
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £44,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

C#
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

C# Salary Trend in West Bromwich

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) XML
5 5 (33.33%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) MVC
6 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) VB
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) ERP
7 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 2 (13.33%) WCF
8 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (13.33%) OOP
8 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (13.33%) Java
9 1 (6.67%) C++
9 1 (6.67%) VBScript
9 1 (6.67%) VC++
9 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
9 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 1 (6.67%) WinForms

C#
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) VB Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) WPF
5 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
5 1 (6.67%) WinForms
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VB
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
4 1 (6.67%) VC++
4 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft