Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 14 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 400 406 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.06% 11.04% 13.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.55% 24.47% 33.69%
Number of salaries quoted 344 365 577
Birmingham median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,268 1,659 1,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 38.23% 45.09% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,018 1,389 1,525
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Birmingham

C#
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# in Birmingham.

Salary trend for C# in Birmingham

C#
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C# in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for C#.

1 269 (67.25%) .NET
2 190 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 188 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (35.75%) SQL
5 128 (32.00%) HTML
6 115 (28.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 114 (28.50%) Microsoft
8 109 (27.25%) MVC
9 108 (27.00%) SQL Server
10 106 (26.50%) ASP.NET
11 104 (26.00%) CSS
12 101 (25.25%) Java
13 87 (21.75%) AngularJS
14 86 (21.50%) TDD
15 65 (16.25%) Scrum
16 60 (15.00%) jQuery
17 57 (14.25%) Visual Studio
18 55 (13.75%) Web Services
19 54 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
20 53 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
21 52 (13.00%) Git (software)
22 51 (12.75%) Finance
23 49 (12.25%) Software Engineering
24 48 (12.00%) OOP
25 47 (11.75%) Degree
26 43 (10.75%) .NET Framework
27 41 (10.25%) Web Development
27 41 (10.25%) Test Automation
28 39 (9.75%) HTML5
29 38 (9.50%) C++

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (2.50%) CMS
4 9 (2.25%) Joomla!
4 9 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.75%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.75%) Drupal
9 1 (0.25%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.25%) Confluence
9 1 (0.25%) IIS
9 1 (0.25%) Mule
9 1 (0.25%) nginx
9 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Maya
2 6 (1.50%) Mingle
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.25%) ArchiCAD
4 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.25%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.25%) Revit
4 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.25%) Magento
2 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 115 (28.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.50%) Office 365
3 14 (3.50%) SaaS
4 13 (3.25%) PaaS
5 12 (3.00%) Serverless
6 6 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (1.50%) Slack
6 6 (1.50%) Trello
7 5 (1.25%) Azure Functions
7 5 (1.25%) GitHub
8 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.50%) IaaS
9 1 (0.25%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.50%) Internet
2 5 (1.25%) Intranet
3 3 (0.75%) Broadband
3 3 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.25%) ATM
4 1 (0.25%) Extranet
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 17 (4.25%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (3.00%) MySQL
6 11 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.75%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.50%) DTS
10 5 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.00%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (0.75%) Big Data
12 3 (0.75%) Data Lake
12 3 (0.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 57 (14.25%) Visual Studio
2 52 (13.00%) Git (software)
3 33 (8.25%) Selenium
4 32 (8.00%) TeamCity
5 31 (7.75%) JIRA
6 28 (7.00%) Jenkins
7 25 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (5.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 20 (5.00%) WebDriver
10 19 (4.75%) TestNG
11 18 (4.50%) JUnit
12 15 (3.75%) Maven
13 13 (3.25%) Cucumber
13 13 (3.25%) SpecFlow
14 12 (3.00%) Visual Studio Team System
15 10 (2.50%) Bower
15 10 (2.50%) Grunt
15 10 (2.50%) gulp
16 8 (2.00%) webpack
17 7 (1.75%) PhantomJS
General
1 51 (12.75%) Finance
2 14 (3.50%) Marketing
3 13 (3.25%) Retail
4 7 (1.75%) Automotive
5 4 (1.00%) Games
5 4 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.75%) Legal
7 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Back Office
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) Local Government
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 273 (68.25%) Developer
2 99 (24.75%) .NET Developer
3 96 (24.00%) C# Developer
4 51 (12.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 51 (12.75%) Software Developer
5 50 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 35 (8.75%) Architect
6 35 (8.75%) Full Stack Developer
7 33 (8.25%) Graduate
8 32 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
9 29 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 29 (7.25%) Software Engineer
10 24 (6.00%) Technical Architect
11 22 (5.50%) Senior .NET Developer
12 21 (5.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 20 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
14 18 (4.50%) Junior
15 17 (4.25%) Junior Developer
16 16 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (67.25%) .NET
2 128 (32.00%) HTML
3 106 (26.50%) ASP.NET
4 104 (26.00%) CSS
5 87 (21.75%) AngularJS
6 60 (15.00%) jQuery
7 55 (13.75%) Web Services
8 53 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (10.75%) .NET Framework
10 39 (9.75%) HTML5
11 33 (8.25%) REST
12 32 (8.00%) Entity Framework
12 32 (8.00%) Node.js
13 31 (7.75%) KnockoutJS
14 30 (7.50%) JSON
15 29 (7.25%) LINQ
16 27 (6.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (6.50%) XML
18 25 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
19 24 (6.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.50%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.50%) User Experience
5 11 (2.75%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.50%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.75%) Fintech
8 6 (1.50%) Internet of Things
8 6 (1.50%) NHS
9 5 (1.25%) iSeries
9 5 (1.25%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.75%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.50%) Robotics
11 2 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.75%) Windows
2 9 (2.25%) Android
2 9 (2.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.00%) Linux
4 3 (0.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.25%) Unix
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (27.25%) MVC
3 86 (21.50%) TDD
4 65 (16.25%) Scrum
5 54 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (12.25%) Software Engineering
7 48 (12.00%) OOP
8 41 (10.25%) Test Automation
8 41 (10.25%) Web Development
9 37 (9.25%) SOA
10 34 (8.50%) Computer Science
11 32 (8.00%) SDLC
12 29 (7.25%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (6.50%) BDD
13 26 (6.50%) Workflow
14 24 (6.00%) Mentoring
15 23 (5.75%) Microservices
16 22 (5.50%) Mathematics
16 22 (5.50%) OO
17 19 (4.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 190 (47.50%) JavaScript
2 143 (35.75%) SQL
3 101 (25.25%) Java
4 38 (9.50%) C++
5 32 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 22 (5.50%) PHP
6 22 (5.50%) Python
7 19 (4.75%) T-SQL
7 19 (4.75%) TypeScript
8 11 (2.75%) Ruby
9 10 (2.50%) VBScript
10 9 (2.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 8 (2.00%) C
12 7 (1.75%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.50%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.50%) VB
13 6 (1.50%) XPath
14 5 (1.25%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.25%) Perl
14 5 (1.25%) RPG
Qualifications
1 47 (11.75%) Degree
2 17 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 17 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.75%) HND
4 6 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (1.25%) MCPD
5 5 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.50%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.50%) QA
2 10 (2.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (2.00%) Docker
2 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.25%) Ansible
2 1 (0.25%) Packer
2 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 114 (28.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.25%) Oracle
3 16 (4.00%) UiPath
4 10 (2.50%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.00%) ServiceNow
6 7 (1.75%) Blue Prism
7 6 (1.50%) IBM
8 4 (1.00%) DevExpress
8 4 (1.00%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.75%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.75%) Informatica
9 3 (0.75%) Okta
9 3 (0.75%) Tableau
10 2 (0.50%) Google
11 1 (0.25%) Altova
11 1 (0.25%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.25%) Sencha