Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 9 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 388 553 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.64% 13.41% 12.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.08% 32.53% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 342 544 524
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1,611 1,700 1,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 44.16% 41.22% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,346 1,466 1,517
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 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#.

1 283 (72.94%) .NET
2 163 (42.01%) JavaScript
3 150 (38.66%) ASP.NET
4 147 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (34.79%) CSS
6 133 (34.28%) HTML
7 130 (33.51%) SQL
7 130 (33.51%) SQL Server
8 114 (29.38%) Microsoft
9 101 (26.03%) MVC
10 87 (22.42%) Java
11 84 (21.65%) TDD
12 67 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 65 (16.75%) AngularJS
14 58 (14.95%) Degree
15 54 (13.92%) BDD
16 52 (13.40%) jQuery
16 52 (13.40%) Finance
17 49 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
17 49 (12.63%) Test Automation
18 47 (12.11%) Web Development
19 46 (11.86%) C++
20 45 (11.60%) Visual Studio
20 45 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
21 42 (10.82%) Unit Testing
22 41 (10.57%) Mentoring
23 39 (10.05%) CRM
24 38 (9.79%) Scrum
25 37 (9.54%) VB.NET
26 35 (9.02%) OOP

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 29 (7.47%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.12%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (3.87%) CMS
4 14 (3.61%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.32%) IIS
5 9 (2.32%) OpenStack
5 9 (2.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.77%) Confluence
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (6.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.55%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (1.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 49 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.61%) Dynamics 365
3 14 (3.61%) Office 365
4 11 (2.84%) GitHub
5 5 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
6 1 (0.26%) npm
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.35%) HTTP
2 9 (2.32%) 802.11
2 9 (2.32%) SNMP
2 9 (2.32%) VPN
3 8 (2.06%) Extranet
4 5 (1.29%) CTI
5 3 (0.77%) Firewall
6 2 (0.52%) Network Security
6 2 (0.52%) RFID
6 2 (0.52%) WLAN
7 1 (0.26%) DHCP
7 1 (0.26%) DNS
7 1 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.26%) IPv6
7 1 (0.26%) Skype
7 1 (0.26%) SMS
7 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (33.51%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (4.12%) Relational Database
3 16 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (3.35%) MySQL
4 13 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.32%) DTS
7 9 (2.32%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.29%) DB2
9 2 (0.52%) MS Access
10 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.26%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 45 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
1 45 (11.60%) Visual Studio
2 31 (7.99%) Selenium
3 30 (7.73%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.93%) Jenkins
5 19 (4.90%) Cucumber
6 17 (4.38%) JUnit
7 15 (3.87%) SpecFlow
8 14 (3.61%) JIRA
9 13 (3.35%) Jasmine
9 13 (3.35%) TeamCity
10 12 (3.09%) Protractor
11 11 (2.84%) webpack
12 10 (2.58%) Karma Test Runner
12 10 (2.58%) PhantomJS
13 9 (2.32%) git-flow
14 7 (1.80%) NuGet
14 7 (1.80%) NUnit
15 6 (1.55%) HP UFT
15 6 (1.55%) Subversion
General
1 52 (13.40%) Finance
2 33 (8.51%) Advertising
3 23 (5.93%) Marketing
4 17 (4.38%) Retail
5 10 (2.58%) Automotive
6 8 (2.06%) Legal
7 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.77%) Law
9 2 (0.52%) Banking
9 2 (0.52%) Games
9 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 258 (66.49%) Developer
2 107 (27.58%) .NET Developer
3 106 (27.32%) C# Developer
4 56 (14.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (11.86%) Software Developer
6 44 (11.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 43 (11.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 43 (11.08%) Senior Developer
8 42 (10.82%) Graduate
9 41 (10.57%) Graduate Developer
10 25 (6.44%) Architect
11 24 (6.19%) C# Software Developer
12 23 (5.93%) Analyst
12 23 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 23 (5.93%) Senior C# Developer
13 22 (5.67%) Junior
13 22 (5.67%) Junior Developer
14 21 (5.41%) SQL Developer
15 20 (5.15%) .NET Software Developer
16 16 (4.12%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (72.94%) .NET
2 150 (38.66%) ASP.NET
3 135 (34.79%) CSS
4 133 (34.28%) HTML
5 67 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 65 (16.75%) AngularJS
7 52 (13.40%) jQuery
8 35 (9.02%) RESTful
9 34 (8.76%) HTML5
10 33 (8.51%) Web Services
11 32 (8.25%) XML
12 31 (7.99%) KnockoutJS
13 30 (7.73%) Node.js
14 29 (7.47%) WCF
15 27 (6.96%) .NET Framework
15 27 (6.96%) JSON
16 25 (6.44%) LINQ
16 25 (6.44%) REST
17 23 (5.93%) CSS3
17 23 (5.93%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.67%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.09%) Music Streaming
6 11 (2.84%) Fintech
7 9 (2.32%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.80%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.29%) iSeries
10 4 (1.03%) Social Media
11 3 (0.77%) Cyberattack
11 3 (0.77%) User Experience
12 2 (0.52%) Life Science
12 2 (0.52%) Mobile Computing
13 1 (0.26%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.26%) Equities
13 1 (0.26%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.26%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.76%) Windows
2 16 (4.12%) Linux
3 5 (1.29%) Android
3 5 (1.29%) FreeRTOS
3 5 (1.29%) SafeRTOS
3 5 (1.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.77%) Unix
6 2 (0.52%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (26.03%) MVC
3 84 (21.65%) TDD
4 54 (13.92%) BDD
5 49 (12.63%) Test Automation
6 47 (12.11%) Web Development
7 42 (10.82%) Unit Testing
8 41 (10.57%) Mentoring
9 39 (10.05%) CRM
10 38 (9.79%) Scrum
11 35 (9.02%) OOP
12 25 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (5.93%) SDLC
14 22 (5.67%) Open Source
14 22 (5.67%) Project Management
15 21 (5.41%) Microservices
16 20 (5.15%) Software Engineering
17 18 (4.64%) Functional Testing
18 16 (4.12%) Migration
18 16 (4.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 163 (42.01%) JavaScript
2 130 (33.51%) SQL
3 87 (22.42%) Java
4 46 (11.86%) C++
5 37 (9.54%) VB.NET
6 29 (7.47%) PHP
7 28 (7.22%) C
8 25 (6.44%) Python
9 17 (4.38%) Scala
9 17 (4.38%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.61%) Ruby
11 12 (3.09%) Groovy
11 12 (3.09%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.84%) RPG
13 9 (2.32%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.32%) Delphi
13 9 (2.32%) Lua
13 9 (2.32%) TypeScript
14 8 (2.06%) Perl
15 7 (1.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (14.95%) Degree
2 16 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.32%) CHECK Team Leader
3 9 (2.32%) CHECK Team Member
3 9 (2.32%) ISTQB
3 9 (2.32%) OSCP
4 8 (2.06%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.80%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.55%) ISEB
7 5 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.77%) CISSP
8 3 (0.77%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.52%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.26%) CISM
10 1 (0.26%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.26%) MCP
10 1 (0.26%) MCSE
10 1 (0.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.12%) QA
2 5 (1.29%) MISRA
2 5 (1.29%) MISRA C
2 5 (1.29%) SLA
3 4 (1.03%) ISO 13485
3 4 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.77%) COBIT
4 3 (0.77%) GPG13
4 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.52%) IEC 62304
5 2 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (1.80%) Docker
2 5 (1.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.03%) Puppet
2 2 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (0.52%) Nessus
3 1 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 114 (29.38%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.67%) Oracle
3 19 (4.90%) Sitecore
4 17 (4.38%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.32%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.29%) Citrix
7 5 (1.29%) DevExpress
7 5 (1.29%) IBM
7 5 (1.29%) Siebel
8 3 (0.77%) VMware
9 2 (0.52%) Google
9 2 (0.52%) IFS
10 1 (0.26%) Apple
10 1 (0.26%) Capita
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco
10 1 (0.26%) Reuters