Period
to 24 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 2 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 187 246 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 24.87% 28.64% 26.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.96% 50.41% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 167 221 236
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,050 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 468 488 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 62.23% 56.81% 61.26%
Number of salaries quoted 420 436 509
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,875 £53,875 £52,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Staffordshire

C#
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for C# in Staffordshire

C#
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 24 August 2019.

Salary histogram for C# in Staffordshire

C#
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 24 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 59 £46,250 +15.63% 8
Lichfield -1 54 £42,500 +25.00% 5
Tamworth -2 33 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Stafford -4 11 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Cannock -1 9 £37,500 +20.00% 4
Burton-upon-Trent +9 3 £60,000 +100.00% 4
C#
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 170 (90.91%) .NET
2 121 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 110 (58.82%) SQL
4 86 (45.99%) SQL Server
5 73 (39.04%) MVC
6 72 (38.50%) JavaScript
7 69 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (34.22%) VB.NET
9 53 (28.34%) Microsoft
10 42 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (20.32%) Azure
12 37 (19.79%) SDLC
12 37 (19.79%) Scrum
13 35 (18.72%) Software Engineering
14 34 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
14 34 (18.18%) HTML
15 32 (17.11%) VB
15 32 (17.11%) Degree
15 32 (17.11%) Git (software)
16 31 (16.58%) SOLID
17 30 (16.04%) Relational Database
18 29 (15.51%) Visual Studio
18 29 (15.51%) OO
19 28 (14.97%) T-SQL
20 27 (14.44%) CSS
21 26 (13.90%) Computer Science
21 26 (13.90%) jQuery
21 26 (13.90%) DevOps
22 25 (13.37%) Mentoring
23 24 (12.83%) Retail

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (1.60%) CMS
1 3 (1.60%) IIS
1 3 (1.60%) Sitefinity
2 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.32%) Azure
2 5 (2.67%) AWS
3 3 (1.60%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (45.99%) SQL Server
2 30 (16.04%) Relational Database
3 20 (10.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (6.42%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.14%) Big Data
5 4 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.60%) Power BI
6 3 (1.60%) Redis
7 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.07%) Riak
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 29 (15.51%) Visual Studio
3 17 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (3.74%) ReSharper
4 7 (3.74%) Selenium
5 6 (3.21%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.67%) Subversion
6 5 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.14%) Moq
7 4 (2.14%) NUnit
7 4 (2.14%) Ranorex
8 3 (1.60%) JIRA
9 2 (1.07%) CruiseControl
General
1 24 (12.83%) Retail
2 21 (11.23%) Marketing
3 11 (5.88%) Games
4 6 (3.21%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 149 (79.68%) Developer
2 103 (55.08%) .NET Developer
3 69 (36.90%) C# Developer
4 60 (32.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (27.27%) Software Developer
6 37 (19.79%) .NET Software Developer
7 35 (18.72%) C# Software Developer
8 28 (14.97%) VB.NET Developer
9 25 (13.37%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 22 (11.76%) Senior Developer
11 21 (11.23%) ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 17 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (8.56%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (8.02%) Lead Developer
16 13 (6.95%) Lead .NET Developer
17 11 (5.88%) Software Engineer
17 11 (5.88%) Web Developer
18 10 (5.35%) Lead C# Developer
18 10 (5.35%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (90.91%) .NET
2 121 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 42 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (18.18%) HTML
5 27 (14.44%) CSS
6 26 (13.90%) jQuery
7 22 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 19 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (9.63%) Spring
10 17 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 15 (8.02%) Web Services
11 15 (8.02%) WinForms
12 14 (7.49%) AngularJS
13 13 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 9 (4.81%) WPF
15 8 (4.28%) CSS3
15 8 (4.28%) Entity Framework
15 8 (4.28%) HTML5
15 8 (4.28%) Node.js
16 7 (3.74%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.95%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (5.35%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (4.28%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.28%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.21%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.14%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.07%) User Experience
7 1 (0.53%) Derivative
7 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.09%) Windows
2 15 (8.02%) Android
3 5 (2.67%) Linux
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (39.04%) MVC
2 69 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (19.79%) Scrum
3 37 (19.79%) SDLC
4 35 (18.72%) Software Engineering
5 34 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (16.58%) SOLID
7 29 (15.51%) OO
8 26 (13.90%) Computer Science
8 26 (13.90%) DevOps
9 25 (13.37%) Mentoring
10 21 (11.23%) Open Source
11 19 (10.16%) Web Development
12 18 (9.63%) Collaborative Working
13 16 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (8.56%) OOP
14 13 (6.95%) Coaching
14 13 (6.95%) OOD
14 13 (6.95%) Test Automation
15 11 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (58.82%) SQL
2 72 (38.50%) JavaScript
3 64 (34.22%) VB.NET
4 32 (17.11%) VB
5 28 (14.97%) T-SQL
6 21 (11.23%) VB6
7 15 (8.02%) C++
8 9 (4.81%) Java
9 8 (4.28%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.67%) ActionScript
10 5 (2.67%) Erlang
10 5 (2.67%) Go
11 4 (2.14%) F#
11 4 (2.14%) Haskell
11 4 (2.14%) Scala
12 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.60%) Python
13 2 (1.07%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 32 (17.11%) Degree
2 17 (9.09%) HND
3 16 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.23%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.67%) Docker
2 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Ansible
2 2 (1.07%) logstash
3 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (28.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.60%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.07%) DevExpress
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle
3 2 (1.07%) Splunk
4 1 (0.53%) Red Hat