The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 1011 972 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.22% 17.79% 16.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.91% 36.28% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 938 838 800
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2598 2679 2592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.83% 49.03% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2300 2263 2316
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

C#
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

C# Salary Trend in the West Midlands

C#
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

C#
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 328 £39,000 +4.00% 60
Coventry +9 157 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Staffordshire +1 155 £37,500 +7.14% 30
Warwickshire +3 141 £37,500 - 34
Worcestershire 0 99 £35,000 - 15
Solihull 0 57 £35,000 -14.63% 10
Shropshire -12 15 £40,000 -5.88%
Wolverhampton -1 14 £32,500 -10.34% 2
Walsall -4 9 £41,250 +16.19% 1
Herefordshire -5 8 £40,000 +26.98% 5
Halesowen - 8 £27,500 - 3
Dudley +2 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £32,000 - 2
West Bromwich -7 2 £50,000 +75.43%
Brierley Hill - 2 £42,500 - 3
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 - 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 1876 (88.83%) .NET
2 1195 (56.58%) SQL Server
3 1180 (55.87%) ASP.NET
4 968 (45.83%) SQL
5 910 (43.09%) JavaScript
6 908 (42.99%) HTML
7 842 (39.87%) MVC
8 775 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
9 738 (34.94%) Microsoft
10 728 (34.47%) CSS
11 521 (24.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 486 (23.01%) jQuery
13 468 (22.16%) WCF
14 428 (20.27%) VB.NET
15 359 (17.00%) T-SQL
15 359 (17.00%) TDD
16 357 (16.90%) XML
17 341 (16.15%) .NET Framework
18 339 (16.05%) Software Engineering
19 323 (15.29%) Visual Studio
20 316 (14.96%) Web Services
21 309 (14.63%) Windows
22 304 (14.39%) OO
23 299 (14.16%) HTML5
24 296 (14.02%) Degree
25 267 (12.64%) Scrum
26 252 (11.93%) Computer Science
27 242 (11.46%) WPF
28 235 (11.13%) Web Application Development
29 224 (10.61%) Finance

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the West 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
1 140 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 123 (5.82%) Node.js
3 119 (5.63%) IIS
4 64 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 54 (2.56%) CMS
6 36 (1.70%) Umbraco
7 18 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (0.47%) JBoss
10 9 (0.43%) Apache
10 9 (0.43%) MQSeries
11 8 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.38%) DNN
12 7 (0.33%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.24%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.19%) OpenEdge
14 4 (0.19%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.14%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.14%) Kentico
16 2 (0.095%) CICS
Applications
1 213 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.66%) MS Office
3 7 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.14%) SPSS
4 3 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.047%) Revit
5 1 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.047%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.047%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 49 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.24%) Cordys
4 4 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.095%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 77 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (2.18%) SaaS
3 41 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (1.18%) Google Analytics
4 25 (1.18%) GitHub
5 14 (0.66%) Office 365
6 9 (0.43%) Heroku
7 7 (0.33%) PaaS
7 7 (0.33%) IaaS
8 3 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.14%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.095%) Trello
10 1 (0.047%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 66 (3.13%) Internet
2 37 (1.75%) HTTP
3 24 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.43%) SSL
5 7 (0.33%) Kerberos
6 6 (0.28%) Broadband
7 3 (0.14%) DNS
8 2 (0.095%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.095%) VoIP
9 1 (0.047%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.047%) Modbus
9 1 (0.047%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1195 (56.58%) SQL Server
2 190 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 154 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 145 (6.87%) NoSQL
5 114 (5.40%) Relational Database
6 111 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 92 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 91 (4.31%) MySQL
9 65 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 60 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 49 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
12 41 (1.94%) RDBMS
13 38 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
14 32 (1.52%) MongoDB
15 25 (1.18%) DTS
15 25 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
16 24 (1.14%) MS Access
17 19 (0.90%) SQLite
18 17 (0.80%) Oracle Database
19 14 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 323 (15.29%) Visual Studio
2 188 (8.90%) Git (software)
3 152 (7.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 91 (4.31%) NUnit
5 89 (4.21%) Subversion
6 55 (2.60%) Moq
7 52 (2.46%) MSTest
8 47 (2.23%) Rhino Mocks
9 33 (1.56%) JIRA
10 23 (1.09%) Selenium
11 21 (0.99%) TeamCity
12 18 (0.85%) ReSharper
13 16 (0.76%) Jenkins
14 14 (0.66%) InstallShield
15 10 (0.47%) Mercurial
16 9 (0.43%) Hudson
16 9 (0.43%) Jasmine
17 6 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 5 (0.24%) NSubstitute
18 5 (0.24%) Bitbucket
General
1 224 (10.61%) Finance
2 74 (3.50%) Games
3 57 (2.70%) Retail
4 38 (1.80%) Advertising
5 27 (1.28%) Back Office
6 24 (1.14%) Electronics
7 22 (1.04%) Automotive
8 20 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 20 (0.95%) Marketing
9 18 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 17 (0.80%) Banking
11 16 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 16 (0.76%) Legal
12 13 (0.62%) Law
13 12 (0.57%) Music Industry
14 8 (0.38%) Publishing
15 2 (0.095%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.095%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.047%) Front Office
16 1 (0.047%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1663 (78.74%) Developer
2 784 (37.12%) .NET Developer
3 484 (22.92%) C# Developer
4 337 (15.96%) Software Developer
5 329 (15.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 209 (9.90%) Senior Developer
7 187 (8.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 184 (8.71%) ASP.NET Developer
9 160 (7.58%) Web Developer
10 156 (7.39%) Software Engineer
11 146 (6.91%) Graduate
12 136 (6.44%) Junior
13 120 (5.68%) Junior Developer
14 85 (4.02%) Graduate Developer
14 85 (4.02%) Analyst
15 82 (3.88%) .NET Software Developer
16 80 (3.79%) Senior .NET Developer
17 76 (3.60%) Senior C# Developer
18 69 (3.27%) Applications Support
19 63 (2.98%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1876 (88.83%) .NET
2 1180 (55.87%) ASP.NET
3 908 (42.99%) HTML
4 728 (34.47%) CSS
5 521 (24.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 486 (23.01%) jQuery
7 468 (22.16%) WCF
8 357 (16.90%) XML
9 341 (16.15%) .NET Framework
10 316 (14.96%) Web Services
11 299 (14.16%) HTML5
12 242 (11.46%) WPF
13 210 (9.94%) AngularJS
14 202 (9.56%) ASP.NET Web API
15 168 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 151 (7.15%) WinForms
17 148 (7.01%) RESTful
18 145 (6.87%) CSS3
19 132 (6.25%) Ajax
20 127 (6.01%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 252 (11.93%) Computer Science
2 89 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (3.03%) User Experience
3 64 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 50 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
5 46 (2.18%) Mobile App
6 44 (2.08%) Client/Server
7 40 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (1.75%) N-Tier
9 34 (1.61%) Algorithms
10 27 (1.28%) Social Media
11 26 (1.23%) BBC
11 26 (1.23%) Physics
12 14 (0.66%) Artificial Intelligence
13 13 (0.62%) Semantic Web
14 11 (0.52%) Thin Client
14 11 (0.52%) Fat Client
15 10 (0.47%) W3C
15 10 (0.47%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 309 (14.63%) Windows
2 66 (3.13%) Android
3 47 (2.23%) Linux
4 45 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 44 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (1.33%) Windows 8
7 21 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.28%) UNIX
10 6 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.14%) CentOS
12 3 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.047%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.047%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 842 (39.87%) MVC
2 775 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 359 (17.00%) TDD
4 339 (16.05%) Software Engineering
5 304 (14.39%) OO
6 267 (12.64%) Scrum
7 235 (11.13%) Web Application Development
8 184 (8.71%) Web Development
9 176 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 164 (7.77%) BDD
11 146 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
12 128 (6.06%) Unit Testing
13 121 (5.73%) Mentoring
14 118 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
15 116 (5.49%) SDLC
16 101 (4.78%) CRM
17 97 (4.59%) OOP
18 94 (4.45%) SOA
19 77 (3.65%) Dependency Injection
20 71 (3.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 968 (45.83%) SQL
2 910 (43.09%) JavaScript
3 428 (20.27%) VB.NET
4 359 (17.00%) T-SQL
5 185 (8.76%) VB
6 173 (8.19%) C++
7 170 (8.05%) Java
8 98 (4.64%) Ruby
9 69 (3.27%) PHP
10 66 (3.13%) VBScript
11 61 (2.89%) VB6
12 58 (2.75%) PowerShell
13 46 (2.18%) PL/SQL
14 45 (2.13%) C
15 38 (1.80%) VBA
16 33 (1.56%) Python
17 20 (0.95%) Erlang
18 16 (0.76%) Haskell
18 16 (0.76%) Scala
19 13 (0.62%) X++
Qualifications
1 296 (14.02%) Degree
2 63 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.14%) ISEB
6 21 (0.99%) MCSD
7 18 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 15 (0.71%) PhD
9 9 (0.43%) MCP
10 7 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.28%) MCAD
11 6 (0.28%) MCTS
12 4 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.14%) MCSE
14 2 (0.095%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.095%) PMI Certification
15 1 (0.047%) MCPD
15 1 (0.047%) EnCE
15 1 (0.047%) CCA
15 1 (0.047%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.27%) QA
2 31 (1.47%) SLA
3 12 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.33%) GAMP
5 6 (0.28%) TickIT
6 2 (0.095%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.14%) Varnish
4 2 (0.095%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.095%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (0.24%) MOM
2 3 (0.14%) Puppet
2 3 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.14%) SELinux
2 3 (0.14%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.047%) Ansible
3 1 (0.047%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.047%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.047%) Control-M
3 1 (0.047%) Nagios
3 1 (0.047%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 738 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 160 (7.58%) Oracle
3 66 (3.13%) Google
4 64 (3.03%) Apple
5 36 (1.70%) Xamarin
6 35 (1.66%) Facebook
7 29 (1.37%) Cognos
8 26 (1.23%) Sony
8 26 (1.23%) Yahoo!
9 17 (0.80%) Telerik
9 17 (0.80%) Sybase
10 16 (0.76%) Twitter
11 15 (0.71%) Adobe
11 15 (0.71%) Metastorm
12 14 (0.66%) VMware
13 11 (0.52%) Rackspace
13 11 (0.52%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.43%) GUPTA
15 8 (0.38%) Sitecore
16 6 (0.28%) SAP
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brierley Hill, West Midlands (County)
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brierley Hill, West Midlands (County)
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Studley, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago