Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 14 7
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 628 501 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.11% 10.58% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.69% 30.64% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 615 458 687
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £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 language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1982 1635 1666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 50.85% 34.53% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1703 1351 1489
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,800 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £59,250
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 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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#.

1 500 (79.62%) .NET
2 319 (50.80%) JavaScript
3 298 (47.45%) HTML
4 283 (45.06%) ASP.NET
5 276 (43.95%) CSS
6 270 (42.99%) SQL Server
6 270 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
7 246 (39.17%) SQL
8 244 (38.85%) MVC
9 233 (37.10%) Microsoft
10 158 (25.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 140 (22.29%) TDD
12 138 (21.97%) AngularJS
13 135 (21.50%) jQuery
14 124 (19.75%) BDD
15 120 (19.11%) Web Development
16 114 (18.15%) .NET Framework
17 112 (17.83%) Finance
18 97 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure
19 90 (14.33%) Scrum
20 85 (13.54%) Degree
21 83 (13.22%) Entity Framework
21 83 (13.22%) Java
21 83 (13.22%) ASP.NET Web API
22 82 (13.06%) OO
23 80 (12.74%) Test Automation
24 72 (11.46%) REST
25 71 (11.31%) HTML5
25 71 (11.31%) Jenkins
25 71 (11.31%) VB.NET

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 35 (5.57%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.34%) IIS
3 15 (2.39%) CMS
4 10 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.80%) Drupal
6 5 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.64%) Apache
7 4 (0.64%) JBoss
7 4 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.64%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.32%) Confluence
9 2 (0.32%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.32%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 36 (5.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 97 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.18%) SaaS
3 15 (2.39%) Firebase
4 13 (2.07%) GitHub
4 13 (2.07%) Office 365
5 10 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.80%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.48%) Force.com
10 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.91%) Broadband
2 10 (1.59%) ATM
3 8 (1.27%) Intranet
4 5 (0.80%) Extranet
4 5 (0.80%) HTTP
4 5 (0.80%) Internet
5 3 (0.48%) Skype
6 2 (0.32%) SSL
7 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.16%) FTP
7 1 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.16%) RS-232
7 1 (0.16%) RS-485
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (42.99%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.37%) NoSQL
3 34 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 29 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 29 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (3.98%) SQL Server 2016
8 21 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (3.18%) MongoDB
10 19 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (2.87%) Power BI
11 18 (2.87%) QlikView
12 9 (1.43%) MySQL
13 7 (1.11%) SQLite
14 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.80%) SSDT
16 3 (0.48%) DocumentDB
17 2 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
17 2 (0.32%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 71 (11.31%) Jenkins
2 69 (10.99%) Visual Studio
3 52 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (7.80%) SpecFlow
5 46 (7.32%) Selenium
6 40 (6.37%) Git (software)
7 38 (6.05%) NUnit
8 22 (3.50%) WebDriver
9 20 (3.18%) Jasmine
9 20 (3.18%) Karma Test Runner
10 15 (2.39%) PhantomJS
10 15 (2.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 15 (2.39%) webpack
11 14 (2.23%) JIRA
12 12 (1.91%) Moq
12 12 (1.91%) MSTest
12 12 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
13 10 (1.59%) JMeter
14 9 (1.43%) JUnit
15 8 (1.27%) Cucumber
General
1 112 (17.83%) Finance
2 51 (8.12%) Retail
3 42 (6.69%) Legal
4 34 (5.41%) Advertising
5 29 (4.62%) Automotive
6 28 (4.46%) Marketing
7 27 (4.30%) Games
8 15 (2.39%) Banking
8 15 (2.39%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.59%) Law
10 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 515 (82.01%) Developer
2 251 (39.97%) .NET Developer
3 199 (31.69%) C# Developer
4 132 (21.02%) Senior Developer
5 123 (19.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 111 (17.68%) Software Developer
7 71 (11.31%) ASP.NET Developer
7 71 (11.31%) Graduate
8 68 (10.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 65 (10.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 64 (10.19%) Graduate Developer
11 56 (8.92%) Junior
12 55 (8.76%) Junior Developer
13 50 (7.96%) C# Software Developer
14 49 (7.80%) Senior .NET Developer
15 48 (7.64%) Senior Software Developer
16 40 (6.37%) .NET Software Developer
17 37 (5.89%) SQL Developer
17 37 (5.89%) Web Developer
18 36 (5.73%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (79.62%) .NET
2 298 (47.45%) HTML
3 283 (45.06%) ASP.NET
4 276 (43.95%) CSS
5 158 (25.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 138 (21.97%) AngularJS
7 135 (21.50%) jQuery
8 114 (18.15%) .NET Framework
9 83 (13.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 83 (13.22%) Entity Framework
10 72 (11.46%) REST
11 71 (11.31%) HTML5
12 67 (10.67%) RESTful
13 57 (9.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 56 (8.92%) Web Services
15 52 (8.28%) XML
16 49 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 46 (7.32%) Angular 2
18 45 (7.17%) WCF
19 44 (7.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.28%) Mobile App
2 51 (8.12%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.34%) Fintech
6 12 (1.91%) Online Games
7 11 (1.75%) Mobile Games
8 8 (1.27%) User Experience
9 5 (0.80%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.64%) BBC
10 4 (0.64%) iPad
11 3 (0.48%) Social Media
11 3 (0.48%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.32%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.32%) iPhone
12 2 (0.32%) Robotics
12 2 (0.32%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.16%) Equities
13 1 (0.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 48 (7.64%) Windows
2 37 (5.89%) Android
3 32 (5.10%) Apple iOS
4 15 (2.39%) Linux
5 8 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.11%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.32%) Unix
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (38.85%) MVC
3 140 (22.29%) TDD
4 124 (19.75%) BDD
5 120 (19.11%) Web Development
6 90 (14.33%) Scrum
7 82 (13.06%) OO
8 80 (12.74%) Test Automation
9 59 (9.39%) SDLC
10 49 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
12 40 (6.37%) Mentoring
13 39 (6.21%) CRM
13 39 (6.21%) OOD
14 37 (5.89%) Unit Testing
15 34 (5.41%) E-Commerce
15 34 (5.41%) OOP
16 32 (5.10%) Software Engineering
17 31 (4.94%) Open Source
18 27 (4.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 319 (50.80%) JavaScript
2 246 (39.17%) SQL
3 83 (13.22%) Java
4 71 (11.31%) VB.NET
5 63 (10.03%) T-SQL
6 47 (7.48%) TypeScript
7 40 (6.37%) C++
8 27 (4.30%) Ruby
9 21 (3.34%) Python
10 18 (2.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 15 (2.39%) PHP
12 14 (2.23%) VB
13 13 (2.07%) XAML
14 9 (1.43%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.11%) C
15 7 (1.11%) R
16 6 (0.96%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.80%) F#
18 3 (0.48%) Apex Code
18 3 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 85 (13.54%) Degree
2 31 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (2.23%) HND
5 13 (2.07%) GNVQ
6 9 (1.43%) ISEB
6 9 (1.43%) MCSD
7 5 (0.80%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.32%) MCSE
8 2 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.57%) QA
2 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.64%) SLA
3 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.32%) Firmware
3 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 233 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.41%) Xamarin
3 25 (3.98%) Oracle
4 18 (2.87%) Tableau
5 13 (2.07%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.11%) Google
7 5 (0.80%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.48%) Informatica
8 3 (0.48%) Jitterbit
8 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.32%) IBM
9 2 (0.32%) New Relic
10 1 (0.16%) Apple
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco
10 1 (0.16%) SAP
10 1 (0.16%) Twitter