The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1011 997 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.78% 18.01% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.27% 37.89% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 879 899 762
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,975
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2642 2631 2590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.07% 47.52% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2325 2289
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +2 302 £37,500 -6.25% 57
Staffordshire 0 217 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Worcestershire +1 106 £35,000 - 13
Warwickshire -7 100 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Solihull 0 89 £41,000 +16.31% 10
Coventry -2 70 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Shropshire 0 24 £42,000 +7.69% 5
Wolverhampton -1 13 £37,500 +36.36%
Walsall -4 13 £33,500 +19.64% 3
Herefordshire +3 12 £31,500 -16.00% 2
Dudley 0 12 £37,500 +11.94%
West Bromwich -4 9 £28,500 -26.45%
Sutton Coldfield -8 1 £37,500 +44.23% 2
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1659 (89.15%) .NET
2 1129 (60.67%) ASP.NET
3 996 (53.52%) SQL Server
4 872 (46.86%) SQL
5 721 (38.74%) HTML
6 602 (32.35%) CSS
7 594 (31.92%) Microsoft
8 577 (31.00%) JavaScript
9 561 (30.15%) MVC
10 500 (26.87%) VB.NET
11 412 (22.14%) jQuery
12 376 (20.20%) .NET Framework
13 318 (17.09%) WCF
14 316 (16.98%) Degree
15 303 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
16 296 (15.91%) XML
17 282 (15.15%) TDD
18 269 (14.45%) Windows
19 268 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 260 (13.97%) HTML5
21 256 (13.76%) MS Excel
21 256 (13.76%) Web Development
22 250 (13.43%) Software Engineering
22 250 (13.43%) Ajax
22 250 (13.43%) Web Services
23 241 (12.95%) OO
23 241 (12.95%) WPF
24 231 (12.41%) T-SQL
25 228 (12.25%) Visual Studio
26 209 (11.23%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 203 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 101 (5.43%) IIS
3 50 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
4 43 (2.31%) CMS
5 37 (1.99%) Node.js
6 30 (1.61%) Umbraco
7 16 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (0.43%) IBM Notes
10 8 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
11 7 (0.38%) Apache
11 7 (0.38%) Drupal
11 7 (0.38%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.32%) ColdFusion
12 6 (0.32%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.21%) nginx
13 4 (0.21%) WorkSite
14 2 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 256 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.13%) MS Office
3 12 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.54%) InfoPath
5 6 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.27%) Simulink
6 5 (0.27%) Stateflow
6 5 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.27%) TargetLink
7 4 (0.21%) PrintSoft PReS
8 3 (0.16%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.16%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.054%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.054%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 103 (5.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.70%) Maximo
4 11 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.43%) Magento
6 8 (0.43%) e-Work
7 5 (0.27%) Agresso
7 5 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.21%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.16%) Pivotal CRM
9 3 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.11%) Line 500
11 1 (0.054%) Tridion
11 1 (0.054%) SalesLogix
11 1 (0.054%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.054%) SAP SRM
11 1 (0.054%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.07%) SaaS
3 12 (0.64%) GitHub
4 5 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.21%) Office 365
6 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.054%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 66 (3.55%) Internet
2 38 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 26 (1.40%) Intranet
4 18 (0.97%) HTTP
5 8 (0.43%) Extranet
6 7 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.32%) DNS
8 3 (0.16%) SSL
8 3 (0.16%) SMTP
9 2 (0.11%) LDAP
10 1 (0.054%) DHCP
10 1 (0.054%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.054%) SAN
10 1 (0.054%) VoIP
10 1 (0.054%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 996 (53.52%) SQL Server
2 149 (8.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 135 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 117 (6.29%) Relational Database
5 89 (4.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 88 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 78 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 63 (3.39%) RDBMS
9 57 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
10 40 (2.15%) Oracle Database
11 36 (1.93%) NoSQL
12 35 (1.88%) MS Access
13 23 (1.24%) MySQL
14 16 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (0.75%) MongoDB
16 13 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
18 9 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 7 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 228 (12.25%) Visual Studio
2 139 (7.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 66 (3.55%) Git (software)
4 54 (2.90%) Subversion
5 36 (1.93%) NUnit
6 18 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
7 17 (0.91%) Moq
8 15 (0.81%) JIRA
9 14 (0.75%) Selenium
9 14 (0.75%) MSTest
10 13 (0.70%) ReSharper
11 8 (0.43%) Mercurial
11 8 (0.43%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.32%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.27%) MSBuild
13 5 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
14 4 (0.21%) Hudson
14 4 (0.21%) ProC
15 3 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 143 (7.68%) Finance
2 83 (4.46%) Automotive
3 68 (3.65%) Retail
4 57 (3.06%) Advertising
5 49 (2.63%) Games
6 37 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 34 (1.83%) Legal
8 32 (1.72%) Law
9 31 (1.67%) Marketing
10 24 (1.29%) Banking
11 22 (1.18%) Telecoms
12 17 (0.91%) Aerospace
13 11 (0.59%) Military
14 9 (0.48%) Electronics
15 7 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.38%) Publishing
16 5 (0.27%) Back Office
17 4 (0.21%) Financial Institution
18 3 (0.16%) Investment Banking
19 2 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1564 (84.04%) Developer
2 781 (41.97%) .NET Developer
3 576 (30.95%) C# Developer
4 376 (20.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 297 (15.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 266 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 261 (14.02%) Software Developer
8 205 (11.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 174 (9.35%) Web Developer
10 145 (7.79%) Software Engineer
11 114 (6.13%) Senior .NET Developer
12 95 (5.10%) Junior
13 94 (5.05%) Graduate
14 92 (4.94%) Senior C# Developer
15 91 (4.89%) Programmer
16 88 (4.73%) Junior Developer
17 87 (4.67%) VB.NET Developer
18 85 (4.57%) Analyst
19 83 (4.46%) .NET Software Developer
20 76 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1659 (89.15%) .NET
2 1129 (60.67%) ASP.NET
3 721 (38.74%) HTML
4 602 (32.35%) CSS
5 412 (22.14%) jQuery
6 376 (20.20%) .NET Framework
7 318 (17.09%) WCF
8 296 (15.91%) XML
9 268 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 260 (13.97%) HTML5
11 250 (13.43%) Ajax
11 250 (13.43%) Web Services
12 241 (12.95%) WPF
13 159 (8.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 145 (7.79%) LINQ
15 141 (7.58%) WinForms
16 118 (6.34%) CSS3
17 113 (6.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 81 (4.35%) Silverlight
19 58 (3.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 152 (8.17%) Computer Science
2 102 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 59 (3.17%) N-Tier
4 54 (2.90%) Mathematics
5 24 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (1.18%) Physics
7 18 (0.97%) iPhone
8 16 (0.86%) Social Media
8 16 (0.86%) Smartcard
9 15 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 14 (0.75%) iPad
10 14 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (0.59%) 3D Graphics
12 10 (0.54%) Semantic Web
12 10 (0.54%) IVR
13 9 (0.48%) Replication
13 9 (0.48%) SCADA
14 8 (0.43%) Open Source
14 8 (0.43%) BBC
15 7 (0.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 269 (14.45%) Windows
2 51 (2.74%) Android
3 47 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 31 (1.67%) Linux
5 22 (1.18%) UNIX
6 21 (1.13%) Windows 8
7 19 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
8 14 (0.75%) Windows Phone
9 13 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (0.21%) AIX
11 4 (0.21%) Solaris
12 3 (0.16%) Debian
12 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.11%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.054%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.054%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (30.15%) MVC
2 303 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 282 (15.15%) TDD
4 256 (13.76%) Web Development
5 250 (13.43%) Software Engineering
6 241 (12.95%) OO
7 209 (11.23%) Scrum
8 180 (9.67%) E-Commerce
9 152 (8.17%) CRM
10 112 (6.02%) Unit Testing
11 106 (5.70%) OOP
12 98 (5.27%) BDD
13 84 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
14 75 (4.03%) Web Application Development
15 73 (3.92%) Low Latency
16 71 (3.82%) Multithreading
17 70 (3.76%) OOD
18 52 (2.79%) Pair Programming
18 52 (2.79%) SOA
19 50 (2.69%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 872 (46.86%) SQL
2 577 (31.00%) JavaScript
3 500 (26.87%) VB.NET
4 231 (12.41%) T-SQL
5 180 (9.67%) C++
6 179 (9.62%) VB
7 110 (5.91%) Java
8 85 (4.57%) XAML
9 60 (3.22%) PHP
10 55 (2.96%) C
11 50 (2.69%) VB6
12 36 (1.93%) VBA
13 31 (1.67%) Python
13 31 (1.67%) Ruby
14 30 (1.61%) Delphi
15 19 (1.02%) Objective-C
16 18 (0.97%) VC++
17 17 (0.91%) FoxPro (VFP)
18 13 (0.70%) PL/SQL
18 13 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 316 (16.98%) Degree
2 77 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.24%) MCSD
5 15 (0.81%) MCP
6 9 (0.48%) PhD
6 9 (0.48%) MCTS
7 8 (0.43%) MCITP
8 7 (0.38%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.21%) HND
11 3 (0.16%) ISEB
11 3 (0.16%) MCSE
12 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.11%) MCAD
13 1 (0.054%) CISSP
13 1 (0.054%) CEH
13 1 (0.054%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.58%) QA
2 19 (1.02%) SLA
3 17 (0.91%) TickIT
4 11 (0.59%) ISO 9000
5 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.054%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.054%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.054%) SCOM
Vendors
1 594 (31.92%) Microsoft
2 100 (5.37%) Oracle
3 27 (1.45%) Apple
4 25 (1.34%) Facebook
5 22 (1.18%) Sitecore
6 16 (0.86%) Adobe
7 15 (0.81%) Twitter
7 15 (0.81%) AccuRev
8 13 (0.70%) CheckPoint
9 12 (0.64%) Google
9 12 (0.64%) Business Objects
10 11 (0.59%) Metastorm
10 11 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.59%) Sybase
10 11 (0.59%) LexisNexis
11 10 (0.54%) Ektron
12 9 (0.48%) DevExpress
13 8 (0.43%) Yahoo!
13 8 (0.43%) Telerik
13 8 (0.43%) Sony
West Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday