Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 251 259 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 29.12% 26.03% 36.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.40% 43.02% 56.91%
Number of salaries quoted 224 239 472
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,850 £20,800
90th Percentile £53,550 £56,250 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 498 602 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 57.77% 60.50% 63.48%
Number of salaries quoted 443 506 750
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £54,000 £54,875 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% 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 16 August 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 16 August 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 0 109 £41,250 +3.13% 22
Tamworth 0 33 £45,000 +23.29% 6
Stafford +15 27 £37,500 -3.85% 5
Lichfield 0 22 £34,000 -20.00% 5
Cannock +5 9 £27,500 -31.68% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -12 4 £30,000 -26.38% 5
Burntwood - 2 £37,500 -
C#
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 August 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#.

1 193 (76.89%) .NET
2 127 (50.60%) JavaScript
3 120 (47.81%) SQL Server
4 115 (45.82%) ASP.NET
5 114 (45.42%) MVC
6 112 (44.62%) SQL
7 108 (43.03%) HTML
8 88 (35.06%) CSS
9 86 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (22.31%) TDD
10 56 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (21.91%) VB.NET
12 54 (21.51%) .NET Framework
13 52 (20.72%) Microsoft
14 50 (19.92%) ASP.NET Web API
15 48 (19.12%) Entity Framework
15 48 (19.12%) Web Development
16 44 (17.53%) Finance
17 41 (16.33%) T-SQL
18 39 (15.54%) jQuery
18 39 (15.54%) Software Engineering
19 36 (14.34%) Visual Studio
20 35 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
21 34 (13.55%) Greenfield Project
22 33 (13.15%) Windows
22 33 (13.15%) WCF
23 32 (12.75%) Test Automation
23 32 (12.75%) Web Services
24 31 (12.35%) AngularJS
24 31 (12.35%) HTML5

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 22 (8.76%) CMS
2 9 (3.59%) IIS
3 6 (2.39%) Confluence
4 3 (1.20%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.40%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.40%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 7 (2.79%) Houdini
1 7 (2.79%) Maya
2 6 (2.39%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.59%) PaaS
3 8 (3.19%) IaaS
4 6 (2.39%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.99%) Azure Functions
5 5 (1.99%) Serverless
6 4 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (1.20%) SaaS
8 2 (0.80%) Office 365
9 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.79%) Bluetooth
1 7 (2.79%) Internet
2 6 (2.39%) Telnet
2 6 (2.39%) Wireshark
3 5 (1.99%) FTP
4 4 (1.59%) SMS
5 2 (0.80%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.40%) HTTP
6 1 (0.40%) Hyperconnected
6 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (47.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.38%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.99%) Cosmos DB
6 5 (1.99%) MySQL
6 5 (1.99%) Redis
7 2 (0.80%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (14.34%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.37%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.37%) JIRA
3 16 (6.37%) NUnit
3 16 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.38%) Selenium
5 7 (2.79%) MSI
5 7 (2.79%) NSubstitute
5 7 (2.79%) ReSharper
5 7 (2.79%) WiX
6 6 (2.39%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.99%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.99%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.99%) Ranorex
7 5 (1.99%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (1.59%) Moq
9 3 (1.20%) AccuRev
9 3 (1.20%) Subversion
9 3 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (17.53%) Finance
2 13 (5.18%) Retail
3 11 (4.38%) Electronics
3 11 (4.38%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.19%) Advertising
5 7 (2.79%) Automotive
6 5 (1.99%) Marketing
7 4 (1.59%) Billing
8 3 (1.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 175 (69.72%) Developer
2 79 (31.47%) .NET Developer
3 77 (30.68%) C# Developer
4 42 (16.73%) Software Developer
5 35 (13.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (12.35%) Web Developer
7 30 (11.95%) Software Engineer
8 27 (10.76%) C# Software Developer
9 24 (9.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (9.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (7.57%) .NET Web Developer
11 18 (7.17%) Senior Developer
12 16 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 16 (6.37%) Full Stack Developer
13 14 (5.58%) C# Web Developer
14 13 (5.18%) Analyst
15 11 (4.38%) Embedded Engineer
16 10 (3.98%) Junior
16 10 (3.98%) Test Engineer
16 10 (3.98%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (76.89%) .NET
2 115 (45.82%) ASP.NET
3 108 (43.03%) HTML
4 88 (35.06%) CSS
5 56 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 54 (21.51%) .NET Framework
7 50 (19.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 48 (19.12%) Entity Framework
9 39 (15.54%) jQuery
10 33 (13.15%) WCF
11 32 (12.75%) Web Services
12 31 (12.35%) AngularJS
12 31 (12.35%) HTML5
13 30 (11.95%) XML
14 25 (9.96%) LINQ
14 25 (9.96%) WinForms
15 23 (9.16%) WPF
16 22 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 22 (8.76%) RESTful
17 20 (7.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.55%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.79%) Augmented Reality
4 7 (2.79%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.99%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.99%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.20%) NHS
8 2 (0.80%) EFT
9 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Social Media
9 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.40%) User Experience
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.15%) Windows
2 13 (5.18%) Linux
3 6 (2.39%) Android
4 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (45.42%) MVC
2 86 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (22.31%) TDD
4 48 (19.12%) Web Development
5 39 (15.54%) Software Engineering
6 35 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (12.75%) Test Automation
8 25 (9.96%) BDD
9 22 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (7.97%) Unit Testing
11 17 (6.77%) OOP
12 16 (6.37%) CRM
13 15 (5.98%) Front End Development
13 15 (5.98%) Scrum
14 14 (5.58%) OO
14 14 (5.58%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (4.78%) Customer Requirements
15 12 (4.78%) Mentoring
16 11 (4.38%) SOA
16 11 (4.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (50.60%) JavaScript
2 112 (44.62%) SQL
3 55 (21.91%) VB.NET
4 41 (16.33%) T-SQL
5 19 (7.57%) C++
6 17 (6.77%) Java
7 16 (6.37%) VB
8 14 (5.58%) C
8 14 (5.58%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.38%) Embedded C
10 9 (3.59%) VBA
11 8 (3.19%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.19%) Python
12 6 (2.39%) Erlang
12 6 (2.39%) F#
12 6 (2.39%) XPath
13 3 (1.20%) Haskell
13 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.20%) Ruby
13 3 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (9.16%) Degree
2 12 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.39%) ISEB
4 3 (1.20%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.19%) SLA
2 7 (2.79%) DO-178B
2 7 (2.79%) MISRA
2 7 (2.79%) MISRA C
3 6 (2.39%) QA
4 3 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (2.79%) Hyper-V
1 7 (2.79%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (2.79%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.79%) SCCM
1 7 (2.79%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (20.72%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.78%) Google
3 7 (2.79%) VMware
4 6 (2.39%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.20%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.20%) EMC
6 2 (0.80%) Epicor
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle
6 2 (0.80%) Twitter
7 1 (0.40%) Facebook
7 1 (0.40%) Sage