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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 8 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 966 843 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.12% 16.30% 22.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.70% 32.10% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 885 736 995
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £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
2784 2626 2610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.34% 50.77% 53.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2506 2308 2305
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -2 303 £37,500 - 55
Staffordshire +2 181 £37,500 +7.14% 26
Warwickshire -1 149 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Coventry +3 120 £40,000 +9.58% 18
Solihull +7 67 £36,000 -4.00% 10
Worcestershire +2 62 £35,000 - 7
Shropshire +16 24 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Walsall -1 13 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Sutton Coldfield -1 8 £30,250 -16.55%
Herefordshire -3 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Wolverhampton -5 6 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Dudley -2 4 £42,500 +30.76%
Halesowen - 2 £40,000 -
Stourbridge 0 1 £40,000 -5.88%
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1723 (89.65%) .NET
2 1177 (61.24%) ASP.NET
3 1121 (58.32%) SQL Server
4 892 (46.41%) SQL
5 861 (44.80%) HTML
6 782 (40.69%) JavaScript
7 730 (37.98%) MVC
8 728 (37.88%) CSS
9 698 (36.32%) Microsoft
10 687 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
11 560 (29.14%) VB.NET
12 511 (26.59%) jQuery
13 454 (23.62%) .NET Framework
14 322 (16.75%) WCF
15 321 (16.70%) XML
15 321 (16.70%) ASP.NET MVC
16 312 (16.23%) Ajax
17 303 (15.76%) Degree
18 296 (15.40%) Visual Studio
19 291 (15.14%) TDD
20 290 (15.09%) Web Services
21 288 (14.98%) Windows
22 276 (14.36%) Software Engineering
23 275 (14.31%) Scrum
23 275 (14.31%) T-SQL
24 262 (13.63%) MS Excel
25 255 (13.27%) OO
26 248 (12.90%) HTML5
27 233 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 227 (11.81%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 227 (11.81%) SharePoint
2 113 (5.88%) IIS
3 70 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
4 47 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 40 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
6 37 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 36 (1.87%) Node.js
8 29 (1.51%) CMS
9 28 (1.46%) Umbraco
10 19 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (0.83%) Apache
12 13 (0.68%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.36%) nginx
14 6 (0.31%) ColdFusion
15 5 (0.26%) Drupal
15 5 (0.26%) Sitefinity
16 4 (0.21%) IBM Notes
17 3 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
18 2 (0.10%) MS Exchange
18 2 (0.10%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 262 (13.63%) MS Excel
2 55 (2.86%) MS Office
3 13 (0.68%) Simulink
3 13 (0.68%) Stateflow
3 13 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (0.68%) TargetLink
4 11 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.52%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.16%) SPSS
8 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 129 (6.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 14 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.47%) Line 500
4 9 (0.47%) Agresso
5 6 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.21%) e-Work
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.16%) Magento
7 3 (0.16%) Epicor Vantage
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.10%) Maximo
8 2 (0.10%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (1.09%) GitHub
3 20 (1.04%) SaaS
4 18 (0.94%) Office 365
5 3 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.052%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.97%) Internet
2 35 (1.82%) Intranet
3 17 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.52%) HTTP
5 8 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.31%) DNS
7 5 (0.26%) Broadband
8 4 (0.21%) SNMP
8 4 (0.21%) DHCP
9 2 (0.10%) LDAP
10 1 (0.052%) LAN
10 1 (0.052%) VoIP
10 1 (0.052%) WAN
10 1 (0.052%) CTI
10 1 (0.052%) Extranet
10 1 (0.052%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1121 (58.32%) SQL Server
2 225 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 136 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 134 (6.97%) Relational Database
5 111 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 87 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 72 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 64 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 58 (3.02%) Crystal Reports
10 55 (2.86%) MySQL
11 31 (1.61%) NoSQL
12 25 (1.30%) MS Access
13 18 (0.94%) Oracle Database
14 16 (0.83%) DB2
15 15 (0.78%) Big Data
16 14 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (0.73%) Cognos Analysis Studio
16 14 (0.73%) Cognos Report Studio
16 14 (0.73%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 13 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 296 (15.40%) Visual Studio
2 167 (8.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 86 (4.47%) Git (software)
4 80 (4.16%) Subversion
5 52 (2.71%) NUnit
6 39 (2.03%) ReSharper
7 37 (1.93%) MSTest
8 35 (1.82%) Moq
9 34 (1.77%) Rhino Mocks
10 13 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
11 11 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (0.52%) JIRA
13 9 (0.47%) NetAdvantage
13 9 (0.47%) LLBLGen Pro
13 9 (0.47%) QUnit
14 7 (0.36%) Selenium
14 7 (0.36%) Mercurial
15 6 (0.31%) Jenkins
16 5 (0.26%) Hudson
General
1 120 (6.24%) Finance
2 73 (3.80%) Advertising
3 71 (3.69%) Automotive
4 59 (3.07%) Retail
5 50 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 28 (1.46%) Marketing
7 26 (1.35%) Legal
7 26 (1.35%) Electronics
8 25 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.09%) Games
10 19 (0.99%) Banking
11 17 (0.88%) Law
12 10 (0.52%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.36%) Back Office
15 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
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 1579 (82.15%) Developer
2 762 (39.65%) .NET Developer
3 486 (25.29%) C# Developer
4 333 (17.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 304 (15.82%) Software Developer
6 286 (14.88%) Senior Developer
7 260 (13.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 186 (9.68%) Web Developer
9 171 (8.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 120 (6.24%) Software Engineer
11 115 (5.98%) Junior
12 109 (5.67%) Junior Developer
13 97 (5.05%) Senior .NET Developer
14 92 (4.79%) .NET Web Developer
15 87 (4.53%) Analyst
16 86 (4.47%) Programmer
17 79 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
18 76 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
19 67 (3.49%) Graduate
19 67 (3.49%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1723 (89.65%) .NET
2 1177 (61.24%) ASP.NET
3 861 (44.80%) HTML
4 728 (37.88%) CSS
5 511 (26.59%) jQuery
6 454 (23.62%) .NET Framework
7 322 (16.75%) WCF
8 321 (16.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 321 (16.70%) XML
9 312 (16.23%) Ajax
10 290 (15.09%) Web Services
11 248 (12.90%) HTML5
12 233 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 208 (10.82%) WPF
14 163 (8.48%) LINQ
15 130 (6.76%) CSS3
16 125 (6.50%) WinForms
17 118 (6.14%) AngularJS
18 113 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
19 100 (5.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 150 (7.80%) Computer Science
2 83 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (2.81%) N-Tier
4 53 (2.76%) Mobile App
5 52 (2.71%) Mathematics
6 48 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (1.93%) Inversion of Control
8 31 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 27 (1.40%) Semantic Web
9 27 (1.40%) User Experience
10 24 (1.25%) Algorithms
11 21 (1.09%) Smartcard
12 19 (0.99%) Client/Server
12 19 (0.99%) iPhone
12 19 (0.99%) iPad
13 17 (0.88%) Visualisation
14 16 (0.83%) Open Source
15 14 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
16 12 (0.62%) Physics
17 11 (0.57%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 288 (14.98%) Windows
2 41 (2.13%) Linux
3 37 (1.93%) Android
4 30 (1.56%) Windows 8
5 28 (1.46%) UNIX
6 25 (1.30%) Apple iOS
7 17 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.21%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.16%) Debian
11 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.10%) AIX
12 2 (0.10%) Solaris
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.052%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.052%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (37.98%) MVC
2 687 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
3 291 (15.14%) TDD
4 276 (14.36%) Software Engineering
5 275 (14.31%) Scrum
6 255 (13.27%) OO
7 214 (11.13%) Web Development
8 196 (10.20%) CRM
9 143 (7.44%) E-Commerce
10 112 (5.83%) Unit Testing
11 110 (5.72%) OOP
12 101 (5.25%) Continuous Integration
13 99 (5.15%) Mentoring
14 97 (5.05%) BDD
15 89 (4.63%) Web Application Development
16 76 (3.95%) Dependency Injection
17 75 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
18 64 (3.33%) Project Management
19 61 (3.17%) OOD
20 54 (2.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 892 (46.41%) SQL
2 782 (40.69%) JavaScript
3 560 (29.14%) VB.NET
4 275 (14.31%) T-SQL
5 190 (9.89%) VB
6 153 (7.96%) C++
7 134 (6.97%) Java
8 85 (4.42%) PHP
9 73 (3.80%) XAML
10 51 (2.65%) C
11 49 (2.55%) VB6
12 40 (2.08%) VBA
13 38 (1.98%) Ruby
14 37 (1.93%) Python
15 28 (1.46%) PL/SQL
16 19 (0.99%) Delphi
17 16 (0.83%) Objective-C
18 15 (0.78%) VBScript
19 13 (0.68%) Assembly Language
20 12 (0.62%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 303 (15.76%) Degree
2 112 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (2.45%) MCSD
4 35 (1.82%) MCP
5 31 (1.61%) MCTS
6 18 (0.94%) Security Cleared
7 15 (0.78%) MCAD
7 15 (0.78%) ISEB
8 14 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.26%) PhD
10 5 (0.26%) MCSE
10 5 (0.26%) MCPD
11 4 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.16%) MCITP
12 3 (0.16%) MCSA
12 3 (0.16%) HND
12 3 (0.16%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.052%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (3.23%) QA
2 38 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.052%) TickIT
3 1 (0.052%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (0.57%) Firmware
2 6 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.16%) vSphere
5 2 (0.10%) XenApp
6 1 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.16%) Puppet
3 2 (0.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 698 (36.32%) Microsoft
2 127 (6.61%) Oracle
3 33 (1.72%) Sitecore
4 30 (1.56%) Cognos
5 28 (1.46%) IBM
5 28 (1.46%) Apple
5 28 (1.46%) Facebook
6 27 (1.40%) Sybase
7 20 (1.04%) Twitter
8 15 (0.78%) Adobe
9 13 (0.68%) MathWorks
9 13 (0.68%) MKS
10 12 (0.62%) Sage
11 11 (0.57%) DevExpress
11 11 (0.57%) Google
12 9 (0.47%) Infragistics
13 8 (0.42%) Red Gate
13 8 (0.42%) LexisNexis
14 7 (0.36%) Yahoo!
14 7 (0.36%) AccuRev
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Salary depending on experience, project incentives, company pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonuses
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + flexi-time, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday