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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 950 824 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.44% 16.61% 23.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.81% 32.44% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 878 714 1040
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 £47,500
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
2653 2540 2612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.71% 51.20% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2407 2220 2315
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 £26,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +1 330 £37,500 - 48
Staffordshire +1 170 £38,500 +10.00% 17
Warwickshire -3 147 £40,000 +11.11% 20
Coventry +3 115 £40,000 +8.10% 13
Solihull +1 64 £35,000 - 4
Worcestershire +1 53 £35,000 - 4
Shropshire +11 20 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Walsall -5 13 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Herefordshire -3 8 £45,000 +31.38% 2
Sutton Coldfield 0 7 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Wolverhampton -7 7 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Halesowen 0 2 £40,000 +19.40%
Dudley -9 2 £40,750 +8.66%
Stourbridge 0 1 £40,000 -5.88%
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1715 (89.84%) .NET
2 1176 (61.60%) ASP.NET
3 1129 (59.14%) SQL Server
4 886 (46.41%) SQL
5 873 (45.73%) HTML
6 805 (42.17%) JavaScript
7 752 (39.39%) MVC
8 738 (38.66%) CSS
9 683 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
10 680 (35.62%) Microsoft
11 541 (28.34%) VB.NET
12 524 (27.45%) jQuery
13 471 (24.67%) .NET Framework
14 335 (17.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 329 (17.23%) WCF
16 314 (16.45%) Ajax
17 308 (16.13%) XML
18 306 (16.03%) TDD
18 306 (16.03%) Windows
19 294 (15.40%) Visual Studio
20 288 (15.09%) Degree
20 288 (15.09%) T-SQL
21 277 (14.51%) Scrum
22 275 (14.41%) Web Services
23 274 (14.35%) Software Engineering
24 262 (13.72%) HTML5
25 252 (13.20%) OO
26 251 (13.15%) MS Excel
27 249 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 235 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 206 (10.79%) SharePoint
2 111 (5.81%) IIS
3 70 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
4 52 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 43 (2.25%) Node.js
6 42 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 39 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
8 34 (1.78%) Umbraco
9 33 (1.73%) CMS
10 23 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (0.84%) Apache
11 16 (0.84%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.42%) nginx
13 6 (0.31%) ColdFusion
14 5 (0.26%) Sitefinity
14 5 (0.26%) Drupal
15 4 (0.21%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.21%) JBoss
16 3 (0.16%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 251 (13.15%) MS Excel
2 59 (3.09%) MS Office
3 11 (0.58%) Simulink
3 11 (0.58%) Stateflow
3 11 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (0.58%) TargetLink
3 11 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.47%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.16%) SPSS
7 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 120 (6.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (0.47%) Line 500
3 9 (0.47%) Agresso
3 9 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.16%) Epicor Vantage
4 3 (0.16%) e-Work
5 2 (0.10%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.10%) Magento
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.15%) Office 365
3 20 (1.05%) GitHub
4 19 (1.00%) SaaS
5 1 (0.052%) Heroku
5 1 (0.052%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.052%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.99%) Internet
2 32 (1.68%) Intranet
3 18 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.47%) HTTP
5 8 (0.42%) Broadband
6 7 (0.37%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.31%) DNS
8 5 (0.26%) LAN
8 5 (0.26%) WAN
9 4 (0.21%) DHCP
9 4 (0.21%) SNMP
9 4 (0.21%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.10%) VoIP
10 2 (0.10%) LDAP
11 1 (0.052%) Extranet
11 1 (0.052%) CTI
11 1 (0.052%) GPRS
11 1 (0.052%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1129 (59.14%) SQL Server
2 235 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 135 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 132 (6.91%) Relational Database
5 117 (6.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 92 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 69 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 67 (3.51%) RDBMS
9 63 (3.30%) MySQL
10 56 (2.93%) Crystal Reports
11 33 (1.73%) NoSQL
12 20 (1.05%) MS Access
13 16 (0.84%) DB2
14 15 (0.79%) Big Data
15 14 (0.73%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 14 (0.73%) Cognos Report Studio
15 14 (0.73%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 13 (0.68%) Oracle Database
16 13 (0.68%) QlikView
17 12 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 294 (15.40%) Visual Studio
2 166 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 88 (4.61%) Git (software)
4 77 (4.03%) Subversion
5 64 (3.35%) NUnit
6 45 (2.36%) ReSharper
7 44 (2.30%) MSTest
8 40 (2.10%) Moq
9 39 (2.04%) Rhino Mocks
10 11 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
10 11 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
10 11 (0.58%) QUnit
10 11 (0.58%) Jenkins
11 10 (0.52%) JIRA
12 9 (0.47%) NetAdvantage
12 9 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.47%) Mercurial
12 9 (0.47%) LLBLGen Pro
13 8 (0.42%) Hudson
13 8 (0.42%) Maven
General
1 113 (5.92%) Finance
2 68 (3.56%) Advertising
3 63 (3.30%) Automotive
4 61 (3.20%) Retail
5 56 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 26 (1.36%) Legal
7 25 (1.31%) Electronics
7 25 (1.31%) Marketing
8 21 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.05%) Banking
10 18 (0.94%) Law
11 14 (0.73%) Games
12 10 (0.52%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.37%) Back Office
14 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.16%) Billing
16 2 (0.10%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.10%) Front Office
16 2 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1568 (82.14%) Developer
2 760 (39.81%) .NET Developer
3 470 (24.62%) C# Developer
4 325 (17.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 300 (15.72%) Software Developer
6 283 (14.82%) Senior Developer
7 250 (13.10%) ASP.NET Developer
8 193 (10.11%) Web Developer
9 173 (9.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 116 (6.08%) Junior
11 115 (6.02%) Software Engineer
12 108 (5.66%) Junior Developer
13 101 (5.29%) .NET Web Developer
13 101 (5.29%) Senior .NET Developer
14 87 (4.56%) Analyst
15 82 (4.30%) Programmer
16 77 (4.03%) .NET Software Developer
17 74 (3.88%) C# Software Developer
18 67 (3.51%) Senior C# Developer
18 67 (3.51%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1715 (89.84%) .NET
2 1176 (61.60%) ASP.NET
3 873 (45.73%) HTML
4 738 (38.66%) CSS
5 524 (27.45%) jQuery
6 471 (24.67%) .NET Framework
7 335 (17.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 329 (17.23%) WCF
9 314 (16.45%) Ajax
10 308 (16.13%) XML
11 275 (14.41%) Web Services
12 262 (13.72%) HTML5
13 249 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 199 (10.42%) WPF
15 163 (8.54%) LINQ
16 133 (6.97%) KnockoutJS
17 132 (6.91%) CSS3
18 131 (6.86%) AngularJS
19 121 (6.34%) WinForms
20 104 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 136 (7.12%) Computer Science
2 83 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 52 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
5 50 (2.62%) N-Tier
6 47 (2.46%) Mathematics
7 42 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
8 35 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 32 (1.68%) Semantic Web
10 28 (1.47%) User Experience
11 21 (1.10%) Client/Server
12 20 (1.05%) Open Source
12 20 (1.05%) Algorithms
13 18 (0.94%) iPad
13 18 (0.94%) iPhone
13 18 (0.94%) Smartcard
14 17 (0.89%) Visualisation
15 12 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
16 11 (0.58%) Physics
16 11 (0.58%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 306 (16.03%) Windows
2 47 (2.46%) Linux
3 38 (1.99%) Android
4 28 (1.47%) UNIX
5 26 (1.36%) Windows 8
6 24 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.42%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.21%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.16%) Debian
10 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.10%) AIX
11 2 (0.10%) Solaris
11 2 (0.10%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.052%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.052%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 752 (39.39%) MVC
2 683 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (16.03%) TDD
4 277 (14.51%) Scrum
5 274 (14.35%) Software Engineering
6 252 (13.20%) OO
7 204 (10.69%) Web Development
8 189 (9.90%) CRM
9 136 (7.12%) E-Commerce
10 111 (5.81%) Unit Testing
11 101 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
12 99 (5.19%) Mentoring
13 97 (5.08%) OOP
14 93 (4.87%) Web Application Development
15 92 (4.82%) BDD
16 85 (4.45%) Responsive Web Design
17 81 (4.24%) Dependency Injection
18 74 (3.88%) Project Management
19 59 (3.09%) OOD
20 56 (2.93%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 886 (46.41%) SQL
2 805 (42.17%) JavaScript
3 541 (28.34%) VB.NET
4 288 (15.09%) T-SQL
5 191 (10.01%) VB
6 151 (7.91%) Java
7 144 (7.54%) C++
8 92 (4.82%) PHP
9 65 (3.40%) XAML
10 54 (2.83%) C
11 49 (2.57%) VB6
12 45 (2.36%) VBA
13 42 (2.20%) Ruby
14 37 (1.94%) Python
15 29 (1.52%) PL/SQL
16 20 (1.05%) Delphi
17 17 (0.89%) VBScript
17 17 (0.89%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.73%) Perl
19 11 (0.58%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 288 (15.09%) Degree
2 111 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (2.46%) MCSD
4 38 (1.99%) MCP
5 35 (1.83%) MCTS
6 19 (1.00%) MCAD
7 15 (0.79%) ISEB
8 14 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (0.63%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.26%) MCPD
11 5 (0.26%) MCSE
12 4 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.21%) HND
13 3 (0.16%) MCSA
13 3 (0.16%) PhD
14 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.052%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.052%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (3.09%) QA
2 34 (1.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.052%) TickIT
3 1 (0.052%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (0.58%) Firmware
2 9 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.31%) vSphere
4 5 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.10%) Docker
6 2 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (0.47%) Puppet
2 4 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.10%) SCCM
4 1 (0.052%) MOM
Vendors
1 680 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 127 (6.65%) Oracle
3 37 (1.94%) Sitecore
4 32 (1.68%) Sybase
5 31 (1.62%) Apple
6 30 (1.57%) Cognos
7 28 (1.47%) IBM
7 28 (1.47%) Facebook
8 22 (1.15%) Twitter
9 18 (0.94%) Adobe
10 13 (0.68%) Sage
11 12 (0.63%) Google
12 11 (0.58%) DevExpress
12 11 (0.58%) Red Gate
12 11 (0.58%) MathWorks
12 11 (0.58%) MKS
13 9 (0.47%) Infragistics
13 9 (0.47%) VMware
14 8 (0.42%) Sony
14 8 (0.42%) EPiServer
Warwickshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car allowance, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits, great role
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago