Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 570 598 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.01% 12.41% 16.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.52% 32.79% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 547 542 628
Birmingham median annual salary £42,972 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.43% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 1931 1824 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.86% 37.87% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 1501 1537
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,875 £62,500 £60,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for C#.

1 457 (80.18%) .NET
2 290 (50.88%) JavaScript
3 270 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 261 (45.79%) HTML
5 253 (44.39%) SQL Server
6 248 (43.51%) CSS
7 236 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
8 219 (38.42%) MVC
9 214 (37.54%) SQL
10 203 (35.61%) Microsoft
11 146 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 142 (24.91%) AngularJS
13 133 (23.33%) jQuery
14 131 (22.98%) TDD
15 122 (21.40%) BDD
16 106 (18.60%) Java
17 105 (18.42%) Web Development
18 99 (17.37%) Microsoft Azure
19 95 (16.67%) Finance
20 94 (16.49%) Degree
21 87 (15.26%) Test Automation
22 83 (14.56%) .NET Framework
23 73 (12.81%) VB.NET
24 71 (12.46%) Scrum
25 67 (11.75%) RESTful
25 67 (11.75%) Jenkins
25 67 (11.75%) ASP.NET Web API
26 66 (11.58%) OO
27 62 (10.88%) Entity Framework
28 59 (10.35%) Retail

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 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.86%) IIS
3 21 (3.68%) CMS
4 12 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.75%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.53%) Apache
8 3 (0.53%) Drupal
8 3 (0.53%) JBoss
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.35%) Confluence
9 2 (0.35%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.35%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.18%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 24 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 99 (17.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.33%) SaaS
3 17 (2.98%) GitHub
4 16 (2.81%) Office 365
5 11 (1.93%) Firebase
6 9 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (1.58%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (1.40%) npm
8 7 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.70%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.53%) Force.com
11 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.11%) Extranet
2 10 (1.75%) ATM
3 9 (1.58%) HTTP
4 8 (1.40%) Intranet
5 6 (1.05%) Broadband
6 4 (0.70%) CTI
6 4 (0.70%) Internet
6 4 (0.70%) Skype
7 2 (0.35%) 802.11
7 2 (0.35%) RFID
7 2 (0.35%) SNMP
7 2 (0.35%) VPN
7 2 (0.35%) WLAN
8 1 (0.18%) DHCP
8 1 (0.18%) DNS
8 1 (0.18%) FTP
8 1 (0.18%) IPv6
8 1 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (44.39%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.44%) NoSQL
3 26 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (3.51%) SQL Server 2016
8 18 (3.16%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.98%) MongoDB
10 16 (2.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (2.63%) MySQL
12 14 (2.46%) Power BI
12 14 (2.46%) QlikView
13 6 (1.05%) SQLite
14 5 (0.88%) DB2
14 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.88%) SSDT
15 3 (0.53%) DocumentDB
15 3 (0.53%) DTS
Development Applications
1 67 (11.75%) Jenkins
2 54 (9.47%) Visual Studio
3 53 (9.30%) Selenium
4 50 (8.77%) Git (software)
5 44 (7.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 41 (7.19%) SpecFlow
7 24 (4.21%) NUnit
8 22 (3.86%) JIRA
9 21 (3.68%) Cucumber
9 21 (3.68%) JUnit
10 20 (3.51%) WebDriver
11 18 (3.16%) Protractor
12 16 (2.81%) Jasmine
12 16 (2.81%) Karma Test Runner
13 12 (2.11%) TeamCity
13 12 (2.11%) webpack
14 11 (1.93%) git-flow
14 11 (1.93%) PhantomJS
15 10 (1.75%) JMeter
16 9 (1.58%) NuGet
General
1 95 (16.67%) Finance
2 59 (10.35%) Retail
3 40 (7.02%) Marketing
4 38 (6.67%) Advertising
5 35 (6.14%) Legal
6 24 (4.21%) Automotive
7 8 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.23%) Law
9 4 (0.70%) Games
10 3 (0.53%) Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 441 (77.37%) Developer
2 216 (37.89%) .NET Developer
3 163 (28.60%) C# Developer
4 115 (20.18%) Senior Developer
5 96 (16.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 93 (16.32%) Software Developer
7 69 (12.11%) Graduate
8 64 (11.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 61 (10.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 61 (10.70%) Graduate Developer
10 58 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 51 (8.95%) Junior
12 50 (8.77%) Junior Developer
13 45 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
13 45 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
14 44 (7.72%) .NET Software Developer
15 36 (6.32%) Junior C# Developer
15 36 (6.32%) Web Developer
16 34 (5.96%) Senior Software Developer
17 29 (5.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (80.18%) .NET
2 270 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 261 (45.79%) HTML
4 248 (43.51%) CSS
5 146 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 142 (24.91%) AngularJS
7 133 (23.33%) jQuery
8 83 (14.56%) .NET Framework
9 67 (11.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 67 (11.75%) RESTful
10 62 (10.88%) Entity Framework
11 59 (10.35%) REST
12 58 (10.18%) XML
13 53 (9.30%) Web Services
14 50 (8.77%) Angular 2
15 47 (8.25%) HTML5
16 45 (7.89%) .NET Core
17 44 (7.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 40 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
19 38 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.95%) Mobile App
2 49 (8.60%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 27 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.16%) Fintech
6 7 (1.23%) Social Media
6 7 (1.23%) User Experience
7 6 (1.05%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.05%) iSeries
8 5 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.70%) BBC
10 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.53%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.53%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.35%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.35%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.35%) Robotics
12 1 (0.18%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.18%) iPad
12 1 (0.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.25%) Windows
2 24 (4.21%) Android
3 21 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 19 (3.33%) Linux
5 7 (1.23%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.05%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (38.42%) MVC
3 131 (22.98%) TDD
4 122 (21.40%) BDD
5 105 (18.42%) Web Development
6 87 (15.26%) Test Automation
7 71 (12.46%) Scrum
8 66 (11.58%) OO
9 50 (8.77%) Mentoring
10 48 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (8.07%) SDLC
11 46 (8.07%) Unit Testing
12 42 (7.37%) Open Source
13 36 (6.32%) OOP
14 30 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (5.26%) CRM
15 29 (5.09%) Software Engineering
16 28 (4.91%) E-Commerce
16 28 (4.91%) Migration
16 28 (4.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 290 (50.88%) JavaScript
2 214 (37.54%) SQL
3 106 (18.60%) Java
4 73 (12.81%) VB.NET
5 50 (8.77%) T-SQL
6 46 (8.07%) C++
7 38 (6.67%) TypeScript
8 27 (4.74%) Python
9 26 (4.56%) Ruby
10 24 (4.21%) PHP
11 17 (2.98%) C
12 15 (2.63%) Scala
13 14 (2.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 13 (2.28%) Groovy
14 13 (2.28%) VB
15 12 (2.11%) PowerShell
15 12 (2.11%) RPG
16 11 (1.93%) Perl
17 7 (1.23%) XAML
18 6 (1.05%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 94 (16.49%) Degree
2 29 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (4.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.11%) HND
5 11 (1.93%) GNVQ
6 10 (1.75%) MCSD
7 9 (1.58%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.40%) ISEB
9 3 (0.53%) MCSE
9 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.35%) CHECK Team Leader
10 2 (0.35%) CHECK Team Member
10 2 (0.35%) OSCP
11 1 (0.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.26%) QA
2 4 (0.70%) SLA
3 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) MISRA
4 1 (0.18%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (0.88%) Docker
2 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.53%) Puppet
2 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 203 (35.61%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.26%) Oracle
2 30 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 22 (3.86%) Sitecore
4 14 (2.46%) Tableau
5 7 (1.23%) Google
6 6 (1.05%) IBM
6 6 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.88%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.70%) Citrix
8 4 (0.70%) Siebel
9 3 (0.53%) Informatica
9 3 (0.53%) Jitterbit
9 3 (0.53%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.35%) New Relic
11 1 (0.18%) Apple
11 1 (0.18%) Cisco
11 1 (0.18%) Reuters