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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 6 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 918 755 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.28% 17.12% 22.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.11% 33.48% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 858 620 978
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
2409 2255 2540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.98% 51.12% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2178 1940 2253
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 January 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 January 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 +3 356 £37,500 - 44
Staffordshire 0 153 £40,000 +14.28% 23
Warwickshire -6 136 £40,000 - 28
Coventry +3 96 £40,000 +4.57% 17
Worcestershire -1 54 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Solihull +1 50 £35,000 +4.47% 15
Shropshire +6 18 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Herefordshire -1 14 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Walsall -5 10 £36,250 +9.02% 3
Wolverhampton -14 6 £33,750 -0.73% 1
Dudley +2 5 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Brierley Hill - 2 £27,500 - 1
Halesowen 0 1 £40,000 +19.40%
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £40,000 +16.78% 3
Stourbridge -1 1 £40,000 -5.88%
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1685 (90.20%) .NET
2 1137 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 1081 (57.87%) SQL Server
4 856 (45.82%) HTML
5 854 (45.72%) SQL
6 807 (43.20%) JavaScript
7 756 (40.47%) MVC
8 731 (39.13%) CSS
9 666 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
10 624 (33.40%) Microsoft
11 533 (28.53%) jQuery
12 501 (26.82%) VB.NET
13 456 (24.41%) .NET Framework
14 351 (18.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 311 (16.65%) TDD
16 304 (16.27%) WCF
17 296 (15.85%) Windows
18 288 (15.42%) XML
19 286 (15.31%) T-SQL
19 286 (15.31%) Ajax
20 275 (14.72%) HTML5
21 273 (14.61%) Scrum
22 271 (14.51%) Visual Studio
23 270 (14.45%) Software Engineering
24 263 (14.08%) Degree
25 248 (13.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 242 (12.96%) Web Services
26 242 (12.96%) OO
27 236 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
28 230 (12.31%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 196 (10.49%) SharePoint
2 101 (5.41%) IIS
3 79 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
4 59 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 45 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 41 (2.19%) Node.js
7 35 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
8 33 (1.77%) Umbraco
9 28 (1.50%) CMS
10 20 (1.07%) Tomcat
11 18 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
12 13 (0.70%) Apache
13 8 (0.43%) NServiceBus
14 7 (0.37%) JBoss
15 6 (0.32%) ColdFusion
16 5 (0.27%) nginx
16 5 (0.27%) Drupal
17 4 (0.21%) Sitefinity
17 4 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
17 4 (0.21%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 230 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 71 (3.80%) MS Office
3 9 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.43%) Simulink
4 8 (0.43%) Stateflow
4 8 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.43%) TargetLink
5 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.16%) SPSS
6 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 116 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.37%) Line 500
5 4 (0.21%) Agresso
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.16%) Epicor Vantage
7 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) Magento
8 1 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (1.34%) Office 365
2 25 (1.34%) GitHub
3 22 (1.18%) SaaS
4 4 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.36%) Internet
2 25 (1.34%) TCP/IP
3 20 (1.07%) Intranet
4 16 (0.86%) HTTP
5 13 (0.70%) Broadband
6 12 (0.64%) LAN
6 12 (0.64%) WAN
7 7 (0.37%) BIG-IP
8 6 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.21%) DNS
9 4 (0.21%) DHCP
9 4 (0.21%) FTP
9 4 (0.21%) SNMP
9 4 (0.21%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.054%) VoIP
10 1 (0.054%) GPRS
10 1 (0.054%) CTI
10 1 (0.054%) 4G
10 1 (0.054%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1081 (57.87%) SQL Server
2 236 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 126 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 112 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 110 (5.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 83 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 66 (3.53%) MySQL
8 65 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 57 (3.05%) RDBMS
10 52 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
11 31 (1.66%) MS Access
12 30 (1.61%) NoSQL
13 15 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (0.64%) DB2
14 12 (0.64%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 12 (0.64%) Cognos Report Studio
14 12 (0.64%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 10 (0.54%) Redis
16 9 (0.48%) InterSystems Cache
17 8 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 271 (14.51%) Visual Studio
2 152 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 80 (4.28%) NUnit
4 77 (4.12%) Git (software)
5 59 (3.16%) Subversion
6 55 (2.94%) MSTest
7 51 (2.73%) Moq
8 50 (2.68%) Rhino Mocks
9 41 (2.19%) ReSharper
10 18 (0.96%) Jenkins
11 13 (0.70%) Maven
12 11 (0.59%) JIRA
12 11 (0.59%) Hudson
12 11 (0.59%) QUnit
13 9 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
13 9 (0.48%) CruiseControl
14 8 (0.43%) Ant
14 8 (0.43%) Selenium
14 8 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
15 7 (0.37%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 118 (6.32%) Finance
2 58 (3.10%) Advertising
3 56 (3.00%) Telecoms
4 53 (2.84%) Retail
5 51 (2.73%) Automotive
6 32 (1.71%) Marketing
7 22 (1.18%) Legal
8 18 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 18 (0.96%) Electronics
9 17 (0.91%) Games
10 16 (0.86%) Banking
11 13 (0.70%) Law
12 8 (0.43%) Back Office
13 7 (0.37%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.16%) Billing
15 2 (0.11%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.054%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.054%) Front Office
16 1 (0.054%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1532 (82.01%) Developer
2 753 (40.31%) .NET Developer
3 452 (24.20%) C# Developer
4 321 (17.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 301 (16.11%) Software Developer
6 253 (13.54%) Senior Developer
7 228 (12.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 175 (9.37%) Web Developer
9 168 (8.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 116 (6.21%) Junior
11 107 (5.73%) Junior Developer
12 106 (5.67%) Software Engineer
13 98 (5.25%) .NET Web Developer
14 96 (5.14%) Senior .NET Developer
15 85 (4.55%) Analyst
16 75 (4.01%) Programmer
17 73 (3.91%) .NET Software Developer
18 69 (3.69%) C# Software Developer
19 65 (3.48%) Graduate
19 65 (3.48%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1685 (90.20%) .NET
2 1137 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 856 (45.82%) HTML
4 731 (39.13%) CSS
5 533 (28.53%) jQuery
6 456 (24.41%) .NET Framework
7 351 (18.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 304 (16.27%) WCF
9 288 (15.42%) XML
10 286 (15.31%) Ajax
11 275 (14.72%) HTML5
12 248 (13.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 242 (12.96%) Web Services
14 168 (8.99%) WPF
15 154 (8.24%) LINQ
16 144 (7.71%) KnockoutJS
17 137 (7.33%) CSS3
18 135 (7.23%) AngularJS
19 103 (5.51%) WinForms
20 99 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 121 (6.48%) Computer Science
2 89 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
4 53 (2.84%) Inversion of Control
5 48 (2.57%) Mobile App
6 43 (2.30%) N-Tier
7 39 (2.09%) Management Information System
8 37 (1.98%) Mathematics
8 37 (1.98%) User Experience
9 32 (1.71%) Semantic Web
10 23 (1.23%) Open Source
11 19 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 17 (0.91%) Visualisation
13 14 (0.75%) Smartcard
14 12 (0.64%) iPhone
14 12 (0.64%) Algorithms
15 11 (0.59%) iPad
16 10 (0.54%) IVR
16 10 (0.54%) Physics
17 9 (0.48%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 296 (15.85%) Windows
2 50 (2.68%) Android
3 39 (2.09%) Linux
4 25 (1.34%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.12%) UNIX
6 20 (1.07%) Windows 8
6 20 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.21%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.054%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.054%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.054%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 756 (40.47%) MVC
2 666 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
3 311 (16.65%) TDD
4 273 (14.61%) Scrum
5 270 (14.45%) Software Engineering
6 242 (12.96%) OO
7 178 (9.53%) Web Development
8 174 (9.31%) CRM
9 118 (6.32%) E-Commerce
10 106 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
11 104 (5.57%) Unit Testing
12 102 (5.46%) Web Application Development
12 102 (5.46%) Mentoring
13 90 (4.82%) OOP
14 89 (4.76%) Project Management
15 87 (4.66%) Dependency Injection
16 83 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
17 82 (4.39%) BDD
18 69 (3.69%) Kanban
19 58 (3.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 854 (45.72%) SQL
2 807 (43.20%) JavaScript
3 501 (26.82%) VB.NET
4 286 (15.31%) T-SQL
5 206 (11.03%) VB
6 167 (8.94%) Java
7 124 (6.64%) C++
8 102 (5.46%) PHP
9 57 (3.05%) VB6
10 53 (2.84%) XAML
11 49 (2.62%) VBA
12 46 (2.46%) C
13 40 (2.14%) Ruby
14 36 (1.93%) PL/SQL
15 28 (1.50%) Python
16 20 (1.07%) VBScript
17 17 (0.91%) Delphi
18 16 (0.86%) Objective-C
19 13 (0.70%) Perl
19 13 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 263 (14.08%) Degree
2 95 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (2.30%) MCSD
4 36 (1.93%) MCP
4 36 (1.93%) MCTS
5 24 (1.28%) MCAD
6 17 (0.91%) Security Cleared
7 16 (0.86%) ISEB
8 13 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.27%) MCSE
11 4 (0.21%) HND
11 4 (0.21%) MCPD
11 4 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.16%) MCSA
12 3 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.054%) PhD
13 1 (0.054%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.054%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.89%) QA
2 26 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.48%) vSphere
3 8 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.37%) Firmware
4 7 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.32%) Docker
6 2 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (0.70%) Puppet
2 4 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.11%) SCCM
4 1 (0.054%) MOM
Vendors
1 624 (33.40%) Microsoft
2 116 (6.21%) Oracle
3 32 (1.71%) Sybase
4 31 (1.66%) Sitecore
5 29 (1.55%) Apple
6 26 (1.39%) Facebook
7 24 (1.28%) Twitter
7 24 (1.28%) Cognos
8 21 (1.12%) IBM
9 17 (0.91%) Adobe
10 16 (0.86%) DevExpress
10 16 (0.86%) VMware
11 12 (0.64%) Google
12 11 (0.59%) Red Gate
12 11 (0.59%) Business Objects
12 11 (0.59%) Sage
13 9 (0.48%) Sony
13 9 (0.48%) Yahoo!
14 8 (0.43%) Altova
14 8 (0.43%) AccuRev
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: 1 hour ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, Birmingham
Metail
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday