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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 5 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1054 747 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.57% 16.74% 18.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.68% 34.60% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 961 624 803
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
2529 2159 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.36% 48.38% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 1839 2022
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +4 341 £37,500 - 60
Staffordshire +2 205 £40,000 +14.28% 35
Warwickshire -5 160 £40,000 +6.66% 28
Coventry +9 115 £40,000 - 17
Worcestershire -1 73 £35,000 - 11
Solihull +2 63 £40,000 -2.43% 15
Shropshire +6 32 £40,000 +5.26% 10
Walsall +3 23 £32,500 -7.14%
Herefordshire +2 18 £36,500 -8.75% 3
Wolverhampton -7 11 £35,000 - 5
Dudley -4 6 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Sutton Coldfield -4 3 £37,500 +6.38% 4
West Bromwich - 3 £26,000 -
Halesowen -1 2 £37,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
Bilston - 1 £28,000 - 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1832 (92.15%) .NET
2 1216 (61.17%) ASP.NET
3 1132 (56.94%) SQL Server
4 916 (46.08%) SQL
5 904 (45.47%) HTML
6 887 (44.62%) JavaScript
7 829 (41.70%) MVC
8 773 (38.88%) CSS
9 707 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
10 649 (32.65%) Microsoft
11 563 (28.32%) jQuery
12 515 (25.91%) VB.NET
13 462 (23.24%) .NET Framework
14 433 (21.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 411 (20.67%) WCF
16 360 (18.11%) TDD
17 334 (16.80%) XML
18 322 (16.20%) Windows
19 315 (15.85%) T-SQL
20 304 (15.29%) HTML5
21 288 (14.49%) OO
22 281 (14.13%) Software Engineering
23 280 (14.08%) Visual Studio
24 276 (13.88%) Scrum
25 260 (13.08%) Web Services
26 258 (12.98%) VB
27 253 (12.73%) Ajax
28 252 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
29 249 (12.53%) Degree
30 246 (12.37%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 193 (9.71%) SharePoint
2 122 (6.14%) IIS
3 95 (4.78%) BizTalk Server
4 86 (4.33%) Node.js
5 61 (3.07%) SharePoint 2010
6 49 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 45 (2.26%) Umbraco
8 41 (2.06%) CMS
9 26 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
10 21 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
10 21 (1.06%) Tomcat
11 14 (0.70%) NServiceBus
12 11 (0.55%) Apache
13 8 (0.40%) ColdFusion
13 8 (0.40%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.35%) JBoss
14 7 (0.35%) DNN
15 5 (0.25%) Drupal
15 5 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 246 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 60 (3.02%) MS Office
3 11 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.25%) SPSS
4 5 (0.25%) GNU Octave
5 4 (0.20%) Simulink
5 4 (0.20%) Stateflow
6 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.10%) TargetLink
7 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.10%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.050%) MS Project
8 1 (0.050%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 86 (4.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.30%) Line 500
5 5 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.10%) Cordys
6 2 (0.10%) Magento
6 2 (0.10%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 63 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (1.66%) SaaS
3 25 (1.26%) Office 365
4 19 (0.96%) GitHub
5 13 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.45%) Heroku
7 6 (0.30%) Trello
8 4 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.20%) CloudFront
8 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.050%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.050%) PaaS
9 1 (0.050%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.26%) Internet
2 33 (1.66%) TCP/IP
3 20 (1.01%) HTTP
4 14 (0.70%) Broadband
5 12 (0.60%) LAN
5 12 (0.60%) WAN
6 11 (0.55%) SSL
7 10 (0.50%) Intranet
8 6 (0.30%) DNS
8 6 (0.30%) BIG-IP
8 6 (0.30%) NetScaler
9 4 (0.20%) FTP
9 4 (0.20%) SNMP
10 3 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.15%) 4G
11 2 (0.10%) Modbus
11 2 (0.10%) Profibus
11 2 (0.10%) DHCP
12 1 (0.050%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.050%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1132 (56.94%) SQL Server
2 252 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 144 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 130 (6.54%) Relational Database
5 113 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 91 (4.58%) MySQL
7 81 (4.07%) NoSQL
8 80 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 69 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 67 (3.37%) RDBMS
11 51 (2.57%) Crystal Reports
12 35 (1.76%) MS Access
13 21 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 18 (0.91%) MongoDB
16 15 (0.75%) RavenDB
16 15 (0.75%) Oracle Database
17 12 (0.60%) Redis
17 12 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
17 12 (0.60%) DTS
Development Applications
1 280 (14.08%) Visual Studio
2 137 (6.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 109 (5.48%) Git (software)
4 107 (5.38%) NUnit
5 65 (3.27%) MSTest
6 64 (3.22%) Moq
7 61 (3.07%) Rhino Mocks
8 60 (3.02%) Subversion
9 38 (1.91%) ReSharper
10 18 (0.91%) JIRA
10 18 (0.91%) Jenkins
11 11 (0.55%) AccuRev
11 11 (0.55%) Hudson
11 11 (0.55%) Maven
12 10 (0.50%) Mercurial
12 10 (0.50%) Selenium
12 10 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
13 9 (0.45%) CruiseControl
14 7 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (0.35%) QUnit
General
1 152 (7.65%) Finance
2 52 (2.62%) Advertising
3 50 (2.52%) Retail
4 46 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 36 (1.81%) Automotive
5 36 (1.81%) Marketing
6 35 (1.76%) Back Office
7 15 (0.75%) Legal
7 15 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.70%) Games
8 14 (0.70%) Banking
9 12 (0.60%) Law
10 7 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.25%) Local Government
11 5 (0.25%) Electronics
12 3 (0.15%) Billing
12 3 (0.15%) Publishing
13 2 (0.10%) Front Office
14 1 (0.050%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.050%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1624 (81.69%) Developer
2 798 (40.14%) .NET Developer
3 497 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 353 (17.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 324 (16.30%) Software Developer
6 261 (13.13%) Senior Developer
7 240 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 207 (10.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 176 (8.85%) Web Developer
10 126 (6.34%) Senior .NET Developer
11 122 (6.14%) Junior
12 111 (5.58%) Junior Developer
13 109 (5.48%) Software Engineer
14 85 (4.28%) .NET Web Developer
15 78 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
15 78 (3.92%) Analyst
16 73 (3.67%) Graduate
17 72 (3.62%) .NET Software Developer
18 70 (3.52%) Applications Support
19 64 (3.22%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1832 (92.15%) .NET
2 1216 (61.17%) ASP.NET
3 904 (45.47%) HTML
4 773 (38.88%) CSS
5 563 (28.32%) jQuery
6 462 (23.24%) .NET Framework
7 433 (21.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 411 (20.67%) WCF
9 334 (16.80%) XML
10 304 (15.29%) HTML5
11 260 (13.08%) Web Services
12 253 (12.73%) Ajax
13 240 (12.07%) Entity Framework
14 181 (9.10%) WPF
15 156 (7.85%) LINQ
16 154 (7.75%) CSS3
17 140 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 131 (6.59%) KnockoutJS
19 117 (5.89%) WinForms
20 115 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 115 (5.78%) Computer Science
2 97 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
4 64 (3.22%) Mobile App
5 58 (2.92%) Inversion of Control
6 53 (2.67%) N-Tier
7 47 (2.36%) User Experience
8 34 (1.71%) Open Source
8 34 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 33 (1.66%) Semantic Web
10 27 (1.36%) Mathematics
10 27 (1.36%) Client/Server
11 18 (0.91%) BBC
11 18 (0.91%) Social Media
12 17 (0.86%) New Media
13 15 (0.75%) W3C
14 14 (0.70%) Visualisation
15 13 (0.65%) iPhone
16 11 (0.55%) iPad
16 11 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 322 (16.20%) Windows
2 62 (3.12%) Android
3 43 (2.16%) Linux
4 31 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 25 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (0.75%) Windows 8
6 15 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 14 (0.70%) UNIX
8 10 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.20%) CentOS
11 4 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.15%) Solaris
12 3 (0.15%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.10%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.050%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (41.70%) MVC
2 707 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 360 (18.11%) TDD
4 288 (14.49%) OO
5 281 (14.13%) Software Engineering
6 276 (13.88%) Scrum
7 155 (7.80%) Web Application Development
8 154 (7.75%) Web Development
9 136 (6.84%) CRM
10 134 (6.74%) E-Commerce
11 132 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
12 127 (6.39%) Unit Testing
13 114 (5.73%) Project Management
14 106 (5.33%) Mentoring
15 90 (4.53%) OOP
15 90 (4.53%) BDD
16 88 (4.43%) Dependency Injection
16 88 (4.43%) Mobile Development
17 87 (4.38%) SOA
18 72 (3.62%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 916 (46.08%) SQL
2 887 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 515 (25.91%) VB.NET
4 315 (15.85%) T-SQL
5 258 (12.98%) VB
6 201 (10.11%) Java
7 111 (5.58%) PHP
8 96 (4.83%) C++
9 77 (3.87%) VB6
10 73 (3.67%) Ruby
11 54 (2.72%) PL/SQL
12 51 (2.57%) VBA
13 47 (2.36%) C
14 38 (1.91%) VBScript
15 35 (1.76%) Python
16 27 (1.36%) XAML
16 27 (1.36%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.06%) Perl
18 14 (0.70%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 249 (12.53%) Degree
2 84 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (2.06%) MCSD
4 35 (1.76%) MCP
5 33 (1.66%) MCTS
6 28 (1.41%) Security Cleared
7 24 (1.21%) MCAD
8 9 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.35%) PhD
10 6 (0.30%) ISEB
11 5 (0.25%) HND
11 5 (0.25%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.20%) MCPD
12 4 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.15%) MCSE
13 3 (0.15%) MCSA
13 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.72%) QA
2 15 (0.75%) SLA
3 5 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.050%) TickIT
System Software
1 32 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.40%) vSphere
4 6 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (0.30%) Docker
5 4 (0.20%) Varnish
6 2 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (0.65%) Puppet
2 4 (0.20%) SELinux
3 3 (0.15%) Ansible
3 3 (0.15%) Unicenter
3 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.15%) MOM
3 3 (0.15%) Control-M
3 3 (0.15%) Nagios
3 3 (0.15%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.10%) SCCM
5 1 (0.050%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 649 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 137 (6.89%) Oracle
3 41 (2.06%) Apple
4 39 (1.96%) Facebook
5 33 (1.66%) Google
6 31 (1.56%) Sybase
7 27 (1.36%) Adobe
7 27 (1.36%) Twitter
8 26 (1.31%) Sitecore
9 21 (1.06%) Cognos
9 21 (1.06%) VMware
10 19 (0.96%) Telerik
11 18 (0.91%) Yahoo!
11 18 (0.91%) Sony
12 16 (0.80%) Business Objects
13 11 (0.55%) DevExpress
14 10 (0.50%) Sage
15 9 (0.45%) SAP
15 9 (0.45%) Citrix
16 8 (0.40%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worcestershire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Hays IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago