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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 996 912 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.38% 16.34% 17.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.36% 34.74% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 859 822 750
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
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#
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
2666 2625 2557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.19% 47.04% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2260 2339 2258
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 0 298 £37,500 -6.25% 38
Staffordshire +1 220 £35,875 +2.50% 19
Worcestershire +6 98 £35,750 -4.66% 10
Warwickshire -4 95 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Solihull +1 92 £40,000 +12.67% 12
Coventry -4 72 £37,500 +4.89% 13
Shropshire +2 22 £42,500 -2.85% 4
Herefordshire 0 14 £31,500 -16.00% 3
Walsall -4 13 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Wolverhampton -5 8 £36,250 +64.77% 2
Dudley +3 4 £37,500 -16.66%
West Bromwich -6 4 £28,500 -27.84% 1
Sutton Coldfield -6 1 £37,500 +70.45% 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1756 (89.36%) .NET
2 1173 (59.69%) ASP.NET
3 1060 (53.94%) SQL Server
4 929 (47.28%) SQL
5 756 (38.47%) HTML
6 655 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 636 (32.37%) CSS
8 619 (31.50%) JavaScript
9 592 (30.13%) MVC
10 527 (26.82%) VB.NET
11 436 (22.19%) jQuery
12 409 (20.81%) .NET Framework
13 335 (17.05%) Degree
14 327 (16.64%) WCF
15 315 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
15 315 (16.03%) XML
16 290 (14.76%) TDD
17 279 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC
18 276 (14.05%) Windows
19 274 (13.94%) Web Services
20 265 (13.49%) Web Development
21 263 (13.38%) MS Excel
22 261 (13.28%) HTML5
23 259 (13.18%) Software Engineering
24 256 (13.03%) Ajax
25 253 (12.88%) Visual Studio
26 243 (12.37%) OO
27 239 (12.16%) WPF
28 238 (12.11%) T-SQL
29 227 (11.55%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 211 (10.74%) SharePoint
2 108 (5.50%) IIS
3 48 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 39 (1.98%) CMS
4 39 (1.98%) Node.js
5 35 (1.78%) Umbraco
6 18 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 16 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (0.51%) Apache
11 9 (0.46%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.41%) IBM Notes
12 8 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
12 8 (0.41%) Drupal
13 7 (0.36%) Sitefinity
14 5 (0.25%) ColdFusion
15 4 (0.20%) nginx
16 3 (0.15%) WordPress
16 3 (0.15%) WorkSite
Applications
1 263 (13.38%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.22%) MS Office
3 10 (0.51%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.41%) Simulink
5 8 (0.41%) Stateflow
5 8 (0.41%) TargetLink
6 5 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.15%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.051%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 125 (6.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.66%) Maximo
4 12 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (0.46%) Agresso
7 8 (0.41%) Magento
8 6 (0.31%) e-Work
9 5 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.15%) Pivotal CRM
10 3 (0.15%) Visualfiles
11 2 (0.10%) Line 500
12 1 (0.051%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.051%) SalesLogix
12 1 (0.051%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (0.97%) SaaS
3 12 (0.61%) GitHub
4 5 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.20%) Office 365
6 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.051%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.51%) Internet
2 39 (1.98%) TCP/IP
3 27 (1.37%) Intranet
4 17 (0.87%) HTTP
5 10 (0.51%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.36%) Extranet
7 3 (0.15%) iBeacon
7 3 (0.15%) DNS
8 2 (0.10%) LDAP
9 1 (0.051%) VoIP
9 1 (0.051%) DHCP
9 1 (0.051%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.051%) SAN
9 1 (0.051%) CTI
9 1 (0.051%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.051%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1060 (53.94%) SQL Server
2 163 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 156 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 135 (6.87%) Relational Database
5 100 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 92 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 91 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 64 (3.26%) RDBMS
9 61 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
10 43 (2.19%) NoSQL
11 37 (1.88%) MS Access
11 37 (1.88%) Oracle Database
12 26 (1.32%) MySQL
13 15 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (0.71%) MongoDB
14 14 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (0.66%) QlikView
16 10 (0.51%) Big Data
17 9 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 253 (12.88%) Visual Studio
2 160 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 84 (4.27%) Git (software)
4 67 (3.41%) Subversion
5 38 (1.93%) NUnit
6 20 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
7 19 (0.97%) Moq
8 16 (0.81%) MSTest
8 16 (0.81%) JIRA
8 16 (0.81%) ReSharper
8 16 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (0.66%) Selenium
10 8 (0.41%) Mercurial
10 8 (0.41%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
11 6 (0.31%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.25%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.20%) ProC
14 3 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (0.15%) Hudson
General
1 138 (7.02%) Finance
2 82 (4.17%) Automotive
3 72 (3.66%) Retail
4 70 (3.56%) Advertising
5 49 (2.49%) Games
6 39 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 32 (1.63%) Law
7 32 (1.63%) Legal
8 30 (1.53%) Marketing
9 26 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.07%) Banking
11 18 (0.92%) Electronics
12 17 (0.87%) Aerospace
13 11 (0.56%) Military
14 7 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.20%) Publishing
16 3 (0.15%) Billing
16 3 (0.15%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.051%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1654 (84.17%) Developer
2 818 (41.63%) .NET Developer
3 583 (29.67%) C# Developer
4 375 (19.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 296 (15.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 286 (14.55%) Software Developer
7 278 (14.15%) Senior Developer
8 196 (9.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 176 (8.96%) Web Developer
10 143 (7.28%) Software Engineer
11 116 (5.90%) Senior .NET Developer
12 108 (5.50%) Junior
13 101 (5.14%) Junior Developer
14 97 (4.94%) Senior C# Developer
15 94 (4.78%) Graduate
16 93 (4.73%) Programmer
17 90 (4.58%) VB.NET Developer
17 90 (4.58%) .NET Software Developer
18 86 (4.38%) Analyst
19 83 (4.22%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1756 (89.36%) .NET
2 1173 (59.69%) ASP.NET
3 756 (38.47%) HTML
4 636 (32.37%) CSS
5 436 (22.19%) jQuery
6 409 (20.81%) .NET Framework
7 327 (16.64%) WCF
8 315 (16.03%) XML
9 279 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 274 (13.94%) Web Services
11 261 (13.28%) HTML5
12 256 (13.03%) Ajax
13 239 (12.16%) WPF
14 160 (8.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 148 (7.53%) WinForms
16 147 (7.48%) LINQ
17 122 (6.21%) CSS3
18 113 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 77 (3.92%) Silverlight
20 62 (3.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 162 (8.24%) Computer Science
2 100 (5.09%) Mobile App
3 65 (3.31%) N-Tier
4 60 (3.05%) Mathematics
5 32 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (1.02%) Physics
7 18 (0.92%) iPhone
8 17 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
9 16 (0.81%) Smartcard
9 16 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 15 (0.76%) Social Media
11 14 (0.71%) iPad
12 11 (0.56%) Open Source
12 11 (0.56%) Semantic Web
13 10 (0.51%) SCADA
13 10 (0.51%) Management Information System
13 10 (0.51%) Artificial Intelligence
14 9 (0.46%) Replication
14 9 (0.46%) IVR
14 9 (0.46%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 276 (14.05%) Windows
2 49 (2.49%) Android
3 45 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 41 (2.09%) Linux
5 31 (1.58%) UNIX
6 22 (1.12%) Windows 8
7 17 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
8 12 (0.61%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.20%) AIX
9 4 (0.20%) Solaris
9 4 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.15%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.15%) Debian
10 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.051%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.051%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.051%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (30.13%) MVC
2 315 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
3 290 (14.76%) TDD
4 265 (13.49%) Web Development
5 259 (13.18%) Software Engineering
6 243 (12.37%) OO
7 227 (11.55%) Scrum
8 181 (9.21%) E-Commerce
9 174 (8.85%) CRM
10 119 (6.06%) Unit Testing
11 104 (5.29%) BDD
12 102 (5.19%) OOP
13 94 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (3.97%) Multithreading
14 78 (3.97%) Web Application Development
15 77 (3.92%) Low Latency
16 65 (3.31%) OOD
17 52 (2.65%) Pair Programming
18 47 (2.39%) SOA
18 47 (2.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 929 (47.28%) SQL
2 619 (31.50%) JavaScript
3 527 (26.82%) VB.NET
4 238 (12.11%) T-SQL
5 198 (10.08%) C++
6 190 (9.67%) VB
7 116 (5.90%) Java
8 87 (4.43%) XAML
9 71 (3.61%) C
10 69 (3.51%) PHP
11 53 (2.70%) VB6
12 37 (1.88%) VBA
12 37 (1.88%) Python
13 36 (1.83%) Ruby
14 28 (1.42%) Delphi
15 20 (1.02%) Objective-C
16 18 (0.92%) PL/SQL
16 18 (0.92%) VC++
17 14 (0.71%) Perl
18 12 (0.61%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 335 (17.05%) Degree
2 80 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (1.53%) MCSD
4 26 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 15 (0.76%) MCP
6 9 (0.46%) PhD
7 8 (0.41%) ISEB
7 8 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (0.41%) MCITP
8 7 (0.36%) MCTS
8 7 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.25%) HND
11 3 (0.15%) MCSE
12 2 (0.10%) MCAD
12 2 (0.10%) MCPD
12 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.051%) CISSP
13 1 (0.051%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.051%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.90%) QA
2 28 (1.42%) SLA
3 14 (0.71%) TickIT
4 11 (0.56%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.051%) vSphere
2 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.10%) Puppet
3 1 (0.051%) SCOM
Vendors
1 655 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 115 (5.85%) Oracle
3 32 (1.63%) Sitecore
4 30 (1.53%) Facebook
5 26 (1.32%) Apple
6 18 (0.92%) Adobe
7 17 (0.87%) IBM
7 17 (0.87%) Twitter
8 15 (0.76%) AccuRev
8 15 (0.76%) Cognos
9 13 (0.66%) CheckPoint
10 12 (0.61%) Google
10 12 (0.61%) Sybase
11 10 (0.51%) DevExpress
11 10 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (0.51%) LexisNexis
12 8 (0.41%) Yahoo!
12 8 (0.41%) MathWorks
12 8 (0.41%) Sony
12 8 (0.41%) MKS
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Non contrib Pension,
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum and benefits.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £27K - £32K PA + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Salt
Salary: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: highly negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: highly negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 2 days ago