Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 157 270 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 24.08% 22.77% 35.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.01% 37.50% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 150 238 429
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,450 £24,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 365 720 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 55.98% 60.71% 64.78%
Number of salaries quoted 345 595 677
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,489 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 -2 71 £40,000 - 23
Tamworth +1 23 £37,500 - 23
Lichfield -4 19 £31,000 -22.50% 7
Cannock +7 13 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Stafford +6 13 £33,900 -9.60% 7
Burntwood - 3 £37,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent 0 2 £32,500 -31.58% 1
C#
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 135 (85.99%) .NET
2 99 (63.06%) ASP.NET
3 95 (60.51%) SQL
4 94 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (54.78%) MVC
6 68 (43.31%) JavaScript
6 68 (43.31%) SQL Server
7 59 (37.58%) HTML
8 44 (28.03%) Visual Studio
9 41 (26.11%) Microsoft
10 40 (25.48%) WinForms
10 40 (25.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (24.84%) .NET Framework
11 39 (24.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (24.20%) T-SQL
13 36 (22.93%) CSS
14 35 (22.29%) XML
15 34 (21.66%) Windows
16 33 (21.02%) Scrum
17 31 (19.75%) WCF
18 30 (19.11%) Entity Framework
19 28 (17.83%) Finance
20 27 (17.20%) TDD
20 27 (17.20%) VB.NET
21 25 (15.92%) Microsoft Azure
22 24 (15.29%) LINQ
23 23 (14.65%) jQuery
24 21 (13.38%) Team Foundation Server
24 21 (13.38%) Software Engineering
24 21 (13.38%) Greenfield Project

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 7 (4.46%) CMS
2 3 (1.91%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) Confluence
3 1 (0.64%) Sitefinity
3 1 (0.64%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.91%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.55%) SaaS
3 3 (1.91%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.27%) Azure Functions
4 2 (1.27%) Serverless
5 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.64%) IaaS
5 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.64%) Hyperconnected
2 1 (0.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (43.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.37%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.73%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.27%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.27%) QlikView
6 2 (1.27%) Redis
7 1 (0.64%) MySQL
7 1 (0.64%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 44 (28.03%) Visual Studio
2 21 (13.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (9.55%) NUnit
4 13 (8.28%) Git (software)
4 13 (8.28%) ReSharper
5 10 (6.37%) Selenium
6 8 (5.10%) NSubstitute
7 7 (4.46%) Moq
8 6 (3.82%) CruiseControl
8 6 (3.82%) Subversion
9 5 (3.18%) Ranorex
9 5 (3.18%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.27%) JIRA
10 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.64%) JMeter
11 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (17.83%) Finance
2 11 (7.01%) Retail
3 10 (6.37%) Automotive
4 8 (5.10%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Games
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 124 (78.98%) Developer
2 49 (31.21%) .NET Developer
3 48 (30.57%) C# Developer
4 46 (29.30%) Software Developer
5 23 (14.65%) C# Software Developer
6 19 (12.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (9.55%) Web Developer
8 14 (8.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (8.28%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (7.64%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (7.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (7.01%) Senior Developer
12 10 (6.37%) Junior
13 9 (5.73%) Junior Developer
13 9 (5.73%) Software Engineer
14 7 (4.46%) C# Software Engineer
14 7 (4.46%) Software Manager
14 7 (4.46%) Tester
15 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 5 (3.18%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (85.99%) .NET
2 99 (63.06%) ASP.NET
3 59 (37.58%) HTML
4 40 (25.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 40 (25.48%) WinForms
5 39 (24.84%) .NET Framework
5 39 (24.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (22.93%) CSS
7 35 (22.29%) XML
8 31 (19.75%) WCF
9 30 (19.11%) Entity Framework
10 24 (15.29%) LINQ
11 23 (14.65%) jQuery
12 18 (11.46%) HTML5
12 18 (11.46%) REST
13 16 (10.19%) Spring
13 16 (10.19%) WPF
14 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (8.28%) ADO.NET
15 13 (8.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.38%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.64%) Social Media
5 1 (0.64%) User Experience
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.66%) Windows
2 4 (2.55%) Android
3 3 (1.91%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.91%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (54.78%) MVC
3 33 (21.02%) Scrum
4 27 (17.20%) TDD
5 21 (13.38%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (13.38%) Software Engineering
6 19 (12.10%) Test Automation
7 18 (11.46%) OOP
8 17 (10.83%) Web Development
9 16 (10.19%) Unit Testing
10 14 (8.92%) Customer Requirements
10 14 (8.92%) SOA
11 11 (7.01%) CRM
12 10 (6.37%) Migration
12 10 (6.37%) SOLID
13 9 (5.73%) BDD
13 9 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (5.73%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (5.73%) OOD
13 9 (5.73%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (60.51%) SQL
2 68 (43.31%) JavaScript
3 38 (24.20%) T-SQL
4 27 (17.20%) VB.NET
5 11 (7.01%) C++
6 7 (4.46%) Java
7 6 (3.82%) VB
8 3 (1.91%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.27%) XAML
9 2 (1.27%) XPath
10 1 (0.64%) C
10 1 (0.64%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.64%) F#
10 1 (0.64%) PHP
10 1 (0.64%) Ruby
10 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.64%) VB6
10 1 (0.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (9.55%) Degree
2 12 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.91%) HND
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.64%) MISRA
2 1 (0.64%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (26.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.46%) Oracle
3 6 (3.82%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.91%) Google
5 2 (1.27%) DevExpress