Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 8 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing C# 582 631 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.99% 16.19% 10.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.17% 31.80% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 538 619 451
Birmingham median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% 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 1,655 1,984 1,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.63% 50.90% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,402 1,706 1,347
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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#.

1 409 (70.27%) .NET
2 290 (49.83%) JavaScript
3 256 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (42.44%) SQL
5 205 (35.22%) ASP.NET
6 198 (34.02%) HTML
7 197 (33.85%) MVC
8 188 (32.30%) Microsoft
9 187 (32.13%) SQL Server
10 185 (31.79%) CSS
11 157 (26.98%) TDD
12 136 (23.37%) Microsoft Azure
13 121 (20.79%) AngularJS
14 115 (19.76%) Finance
15 101 (17.35%) Java
16 91 (15.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 91 (15.64%) HTML5
16 91 (15.64%) jQuery
17 88 (15.12%) Software Engineering
18 82 (14.09%) Scrum
19 80 (13.75%) Visual Studio
20 73 (12.54%) KnockoutJS
21 72 (12.37%) Web Development
22 71 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
22 71 (12.20%) LINQ
23 70 (12.03%) Degree
24 69 (11.86%) .NET Framework
25 66 (11.34%) Entity Framework
26 65 (11.17%) JSON
27 63 (10.82%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 36 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.09%) CMS
3 12 (2.06%) IIS
4 7 (1.20%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.03%) Confluence
5 6 (1.03%) Joomla!
6 5 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.20%) Maya
3 3 (0.52%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.52%) Moqups
3 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.34%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 26 (4.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 136 (23.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (5.50%) SaaS
3 21 (3.61%) Office 365
4 20 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (3.44%) Dynamics 365
5 18 (3.09%) PaaS
6 6 (1.03%) GitHub
6 6 (1.03%) IaaS
6 6 (1.03%) Serverless
7 5 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.69%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (0.69%) BrowserStack
8 4 (0.69%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.34%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.17%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.55%) Skype
1 9 (1.55%) SSL
2 2 (0.34%) DNS
2 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.17%) ATM
3 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.17%) Firewall
3 1 (0.17%) HTTP
3 1 (0.17%) Modbus
3 1 (0.17%) SMS
3 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (32.13%) SQL Server
2 61 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 42 (7.22%) NoSQL
4 38 (6.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 38 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (3.09%) SQL Server 2016
7 15 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
8 14 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.72%) MySQL
11 8 (1.37%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.03%) Big Data
13 5 (0.86%) Cosmos DB
14 4 (0.69%) Data Lake
14 4 (0.69%) Power BI
14 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 80 (13.75%) Visual Studio
2 61 (10.48%) Git (software)
2 61 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (6.19%) Selenium
4 29 (4.98%) JIRA
5 28 (4.81%) Jasmine
6 27 (4.64%) SpecFlow
7 26 (4.47%) webpack
8 25 (4.30%) Karma Test Runner
8 25 (4.30%) PhantomJS
8 25 (4.30%) WebDriver
9 21 (3.61%) Cucumber
10 19 (3.26%) Subversion
11 16 (2.75%) TeamCity
12 13 (2.23%) Jenkins
13 11 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
14 10 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (1.37%) Bitbucket
16 7 (1.20%) Maven
17 6 (1.03%) TestNG
General
1 115 (19.76%) Finance
2 43 (7.39%) Legal
3 36 (6.19%) Marketing
4 26 (4.47%) Retail
5 22 (3.78%) Advertising
6 20 (3.44%) Automotive
7 13 (2.23%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.06%) Law
9 10 (1.72%) Banking
10 7 (1.20%) Games
11 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 431 (74.05%) Developer
2 194 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 171 (29.38%) .NET Developer
4 103 (17.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 94 (16.15%) Software Developer
6 65 (11.17%) Senior Developer
7 58 (9.97%) Full Stack Developer
7 58 (9.97%) Software Engineer
8 56 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 56 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 53 (9.11%) Graduate
9 53 (9.11%) Graduate Developer
10 38 (6.53%) Senior C# Developer
11 30 (5.15%) C# Software Engineer
12 29 (4.98%) Consultant
13 25 (4.30%) .NET Software Engineer
13 25 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 24 (4.12%) C# Software Developer
15 23 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
16 21 (3.61%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 409 (70.27%) .NET
2 205 (35.22%) ASP.NET
3 198 (34.02%) HTML
4 185 (31.79%) CSS
5 121 (20.79%) AngularJS
6 91 (15.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 91 (15.64%) HTML5
6 91 (15.64%) jQuery
7 73 (12.54%) KnockoutJS
8 71 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 71 (12.20%) LINQ
9 69 (11.86%) .NET Framework
10 66 (11.34%) Entity Framework
11 65 (11.17%) JSON
12 63 (10.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 58 (9.97%) Node.js
14 51 (8.76%) WCF
15 48 (8.25%) Web Services
16 46 (7.90%) REST
16 46 (7.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.28%) Computer Science
2 49 (8.42%) Greenfield Project
3 43 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (5.15%) Mobile App
5 27 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (3.78%) Fintech
7 17 (2.92%) Music Streaming
8 16 (2.75%) User Experience
9 15 (2.58%) Algorithms
10 13 (2.23%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.89%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.03%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.86%) NHS
15 3 (0.52%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.52%) Tandem
16 1 (0.17%) 3D Graphics
16 1 (0.17%) Data Centre
16 1 (0.17%) Driving Licence
16 1 (0.17%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.39%) Windows
2 13 (2.23%) Mac OS X
3 7 (1.20%) Linux
4 5 (0.86%) Android
5 4 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (33.85%) MVC
3 157 (26.98%) TDD
4 88 (15.12%) Software Engineering
5 82 (14.09%) Scrum
6 72 (12.37%) Web Development
7 57 (9.79%) BDD
8 51 (8.76%) SDLC
9 50 (8.59%) OO
9 50 (8.59%) Test Automation
10 49 (8.42%) Mentoring
11 47 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (7.90%) Problem-Solving
13 38 (6.53%) OOP
14 34 (5.84%) Microservices
15 32 (5.50%) CRM
15 32 (5.50%) Unit Testing
16 28 (4.81%) Integration Testing
17 26 (4.47%) DevOps
17 26 (4.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 290 (49.83%) JavaScript
2 247 (42.44%) SQL
3 101 (17.35%) Java
4 50 (8.59%) C++
5 39 (6.70%) T-SQL
6 32 (5.50%) VB.NET
7 28 (4.81%) Python
8 24 (4.12%) TypeScript
9 22 (3.78%) C
9 22 (3.78%) VB
10 17 (2.92%) Ruby
11 13 (2.23%) PHP
12 12 (2.06%) X++
13 10 (1.72%) Scala
14 9 (1.55%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.20%) VBScript
16 6 (1.03%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 4 (0.69%) U-SQL
18 3 (0.52%) VBA
19 2 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 70 (12.03%) Degree
2 39 (6.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.75%) Master's Degree
5 13 (2.23%) ISEB
6 7 (1.20%) MCPD
6 7 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.86%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.86%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.52%) CIPD
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.34%) HND
9 2 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.17%) CISSP
10 1 (0.17%) MCSD
10 1 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.44%) QA
2 9 (1.55%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) GDPR
4 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 8 (1.37%) Docker
2 4 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.34%) Puppet
3 2 (0.34%) Terraform
4 1 (0.17%) Grafana
4 1 (0.17%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 188 (32.30%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.76%) Xamarin
3 13 (2.23%) Remedy
4 9 (1.55%) LexisNexis
5 7 (1.20%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.20%) Oracle
6 6 (1.03%) Capita
6 6 (1.03%) Sencha
7 5 (0.86%) Google
7 5 (0.86%) UiPath
8 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.69%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.69%) Tableau
9 3 (0.52%) Altova
9 3 (0.52%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.52%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.34%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.34%) IBM
10 2 (0.34%) VMware
11 1 (0.17%) SAP