Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 499 637 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.97% 13.38% 15.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.78% 33.88% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 472 593 591
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £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 1863 1880 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 48.41% 39.50% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1570 1548
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 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#.

1 391 (78.36%) .NET
2 229 (45.89%) JavaScript
3 228 (45.69%) ASP.NET
4 213 (42.69%) SQL Server
4 213 (42.69%) Agile Software Development
5 208 (41.68%) HTML
6 203 (40.68%) CSS
7 181 (36.27%) MVC
8 169 (33.87%) SQL
9 165 (33.07%) Microsoft
10 119 (23.85%) AngularJS
11 116 (23.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 115 (23.05%) TDD
13 105 (21.04%) jQuery
14 102 (20.44%) Java
15 96 (19.24%) BDD
16 92 (18.44%) Web Development
17 88 (17.64%) Degree
18 81 (16.23%) Microsoft Azure
19 75 (15.03%) Test Automation
20 72 (14.43%) Finance
21 68 (13.63%) VB.NET
22 67 (13.43%) Scrum
23 56 (11.22%) RESTful
24 54 (10.82%) .NET Framework
25 52 (10.42%) C++
26 48 (9.62%) Web Services
26 48 (9.62%) Visual Studio
26 48 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
27 47 (9.42%) XML

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 30 (6.01%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.01%) CMS
3 17 (3.41%) IIS
4 15 (3.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (2.00%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.00%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.60%) Confluence
9 2 (0.40%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.00%) Doxygen
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 81 (16.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.81%) SaaS
3 18 (3.61%) Office 365
4 14 (2.81%) GitHub
5 12 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (1.60%) Firebase
7 8 (1.60%) npm
8 7 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.60%) Force.com
10 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.61%) Extranet
2 8 (1.60%) ATM
2 8 (1.60%) HTTP
2 8 (1.60%) Intranet
3 5 (1.00%) 802.11
3 5 (1.00%) CTI
3 5 (1.00%) SNMP
3 5 (1.00%) VPN
4 4 (0.80%) Broadband
5 3 (0.60%) Skype
6 2 (0.40%) Firewall
6 2 (0.40%) Network Security
6 2 (0.40%) RFID
6 2 (0.40%) WLAN
7 1 (0.20%) DHCP
7 1 (0.20%) DNS
7 1 (0.20%) FTP
7 1 (0.20%) IPv6
7 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (42.69%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.21%) NoSQL
3 21 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.01%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (2.81%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (2.61%) MySQL
9 12 (2.40%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.40%) Power BI
10 7 (1.40%) QlikView
11 6 (1.20%) DTS
12 5 (1.00%) DB2
12 5 (1.00%) SSDT
13 3 (0.60%) DocumentDB
13 3 (0.60%) SQLite
14 2 (0.40%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 48 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 46 (9.22%) Git (software)
2 46 (9.22%) Jenkins
3 45 (9.02%) Selenium
4 39 (7.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (5.21%) SpecFlow
6 25 (5.01%) JIRA
7 22 (4.41%) Cucumber
8 21 (4.21%) JUnit
9 18 (3.61%) Protractor
9 18 (3.61%) WebDriver
10 15 (3.01%) Jasmine
11 14 (2.81%) TeamCity
12 13 (2.61%) Karma Test Runner
12 13 (2.61%) NUnit
13 12 (2.40%) git-flow
14 10 (2.00%) JMeter
15 9 (1.80%) NuGet
15 9 (1.80%) Ranorex
15 9 (1.80%) webpack
General
1 72 (14.43%) Finance
2 46 (9.22%) Retail
3 40 (8.02%) Marketing
4 37 (7.41%) Advertising
5 22 (4.41%) Legal
6 20 (4.01%) Automotive
7 6 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.00%) Law
9 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.40%) Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Games
10 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 369 (73.95%) Developer
2 181 (36.27%) .NET Developer
3 139 (27.86%) C# Developer
4 83 (16.63%) Senior Developer
5 78 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 69 (13.83%) Software Developer
7 63 (12.63%) Graduate
8 58 (11.62%) Graduate Developer
9 51 (10.22%) ASP.NET Developer
10 48 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 48 (9.62%) Junior
11 47 (9.42%) Junior Developer
12 45 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 41 (8.22%) C# Software Developer
14 39 (7.82%) .NET Software Developer
15 35 (7.01%) Junior C# Developer
16 33 (6.61%) Senior .NET Developer
16 33 (6.61%) Web Developer
17 26 (5.21%) Architect
18 24 (4.81%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (78.36%) .NET
2 228 (45.69%) ASP.NET
3 208 (41.68%) HTML
4 203 (40.68%) CSS
5 119 (23.85%) AngularJS
6 116 (23.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 105 (21.04%) jQuery
8 56 (11.22%) RESTful
9 54 (10.82%) .NET Framework
10 48 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 48 (9.62%) Web Services
11 47 (9.42%) XML
12 43 (8.62%) HTML5
13 42 (8.42%) Entity Framework
13 42 (8.42%) REST
14 40 (8.02%) Angular 2
15 35 (7.01%) .NET Core
16 32 (6.41%) JSON
16 32 (6.41%) KnockoutJS
17 30 (6.01%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (6.41%) Mobile App
3 29 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.81%) Fintech
6 9 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.40%) Social Media
8 6 (1.20%) iSeries
8 6 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.20%) User Experience
9 5 (1.00%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.80%) BBC
11 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.60%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.40%) Cyber Attack
12 2 (0.40%) Life Science
12 2 (0.40%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.40%) Robotics
13 1 (0.20%) iPad
13 1 (0.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.22%) Windows
2 22 (4.41%) Linux
3 18 (3.61%) Android
4 16 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 3 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.60%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.40%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (42.69%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (36.27%) MVC
3 115 (23.05%) TDD
4 96 (19.24%) BDD
5 92 (18.44%) Web Development
6 75 (15.03%) Test Automation
7 67 (13.43%) Scrum
8 46 (9.22%) Mentoring
9 44 (8.82%) OO
9 44 (8.82%) Unit Testing
10 40 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (8.02%) Open Source
11 34 (6.81%) OOP
12 31 (6.21%) SDLC
13 28 (5.61%) Software Engineering
14 27 (5.41%) CRM
14 27 (5.41%) Project Management
15 24 (4.81%) E-Commerce
16 23 (4.61%) Migration
17 21 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 229 (45.89%) JavaScript
2 169 (33.87%) SQL
3 102 (20.44%) Java
4 68 (13.63%) VB.NET
5 52 (10.42%) C++
6 36 (7.21%) T-SQL
7 32 (6.41%) Python
8 26 (5.21%) C
8 26 (5.21%) TypeScript
9 25 (5.01%) PHP
10 24 (4.81%) Ruby
11 15 (3.01%) Scala
12 14 (2.81%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.61%) Groovy
14 12 (2.40%) RPG
14 12 (2.40%) VB
15 11 (2.20%) Perl
16 9 (1.80%) Delphi
17 7 (1.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 7 (1.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 88 (17.64%) Degree
2 26 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.80%) HND
4 9 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.80%) MCSD
5 8 (1.60%) GNVQ
5 8 (1.60%) ISEB
6 5 (1.00%) CHECK Team Leader
6 5 (1.00%) CHECK Team Member
6 5 (1.00%) OSCP
6 5 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.40%) CISSP
7 2 (0.40%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.40%) MCSE
8 1 (0.20%) MCP
8 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.61%) QA
2 5 (1.00%) MISRA
2 5 (1.00%) MISRA C
3 4 (0.80%) ISO 13485
3 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.80%) SLA
4 2 (0.40%) COBIT
4 2 (0.40%) GPG13
4 2 (0.40%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (1.40%) Docker
2 5 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.80%) Puppet
2 3 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.40%) Nessus
Vendors
1 165 (33.07%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.41%) Oracle
3 22 (4.41%) Xamarin
4 18 (3.61%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.40%) Tableau
6 6 (1.20%) IBM
6 6 (1.20%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.00%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.00%) Citrix
7 5 (1.00%) Siebel
8 4 (0.80%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.60%) Google
9 3 (0.60%) Informatica
9 3 (0.60%) Jitterbit
10 2 (0.40%) IFS
10 2 (0.40%) New Relic
10 2 (0.40%) VMware
11 1 (0.20%) Apple
11 1 (0.20%) Reuters