Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 209 255 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 25.93% 24.31% 36.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.34% 39.84% 56.99%
Number of salaries quoted 186 222 472
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £27,250 £23,625 £21,325
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 461 640 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 57.20% 61.01% 64.80%
Number of salaries quoted 411 537 747
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £56,250
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -1 95 £40,000 - 37
Tamworth +2 33 £45,000 +20.00% 22
Lichfield -1 25 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Stafford +14 17 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Cannock +9 11 £45,000 +8.43%
Burton-upon-Trent -17 3 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Burntwood - 3 £37,500 -
C#
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 October 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#.

1 159 (76.08%) .NET
2 110 (52.63%) MVC
2 110 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 105 (50.24%) SQL
4 99 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 95 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 92 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (40.67%) HTML
8 61 (29.19%) CSS
9 48 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (22.01%) Microsoft
11 45 (21.53%) VB.NET
11 45 (21.53%) .NET Framework
12 42 (20.10%) Visual Studio
12 42 (20.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 41 (19.62%) TDD
14 38 (18.18%) T-SQL
14 38 (18.18%) Entity Framework
15 37 (17.70%) WinForms
16 36 (17.22%) Finance
17 35 (16.75%) XML
18 33 (15.79%) Web Development
18 33 (15.79%) jQuery
19 31 (14.83%) Software Engineering
20 30 (14.35%) Problem-Solving
21 29 (13.88%) LINQ
22 27 (12.92%) Test Automation
22 27 (12.92%) Windows
22 27 (12.92%) HTML5
23 25 (11.96%) WCF

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 15 (7.18%) CMS
2 9 (4.31%) IIS
3 4 (1.91%) Confluence
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.48%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.48%) ThingWorx
4 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Houdini
1 6 (2.87%) Maya
1 6 (2.87%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.48%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.87%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.39%) Azure Functions
3 5 (2.39%) Serverless
4 4 (1.91%) SaaS
5 3 (1.44%) PaaS
6 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.96%) IaaS
7 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) Bluetooth
1 7 (3.35%) Internet
2 4 (1.91%) SMS
3 2 (0.96%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.48%) Hyperconnected
4 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.74%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.78%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.39%) Cosmos DB
5 5 (2.39%) Redis
5 5 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.96%) MySQL
7 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.48%) Big Data
8 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.48%) QlikView
8 1 (0.48%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (20.10%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.70%) NUnit
4 12 (5.74%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.74%) JIRA
5 10 (4.78%) Selenium
6 8 (3.83%) NSubstitute
6 8 (3.83%) ReSharper
7 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (1.91%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.91%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.44%) AccuRev
9 3 (1.44%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.44%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.44%) Moq
9 3 (1.44%) Ranorex
9 3 (1.44%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.48%) MSI
10 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 36 (17.22%) Finance
2 11 (5.26%) Retail
3 9 (4.31%) Electronics
3 9 (4.31%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.87%) Automotive
5 5 (2.39%) Advertising
6 3 (1.44%) Marketing
7 2 (0.96%) Billing
7 2 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 152 (72.73%) Developer
2 70 (33.49%) C# Developer
3 58 (27.75%) .NET Developer
4 53 (25.36%) Software Developer
5 30 (14.35%) C# Software Developer
6 25 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (11.48%) Software Engineer
8 23 (11.00%) Web Developer
9 18 (8.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (8.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (7.66%) Senior Developer
11 13 (6.22%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (5.74%) .NET Software Developer
12 12 (5.74%) .NET Web Developer
13 9 (4.31%) C# Software Engineer
13 9 (4.31%) Embedded Engineer
13 9 (4.31%) Junior
13 9 (4.31%) Test Engineer
14 8 (3.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 8 (3.83%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (76.08%) .NET
2 110 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 85 (40.67%) HTML
4 61 (29.19%) CSS
5 48 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (21.53%) .NET Framework
7 42 (20.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 38 (18.18%) Entity Framework
9 37 (17.70%) WinForms
10 35 (16.75%) XML
11 33 (15.79%) jQuery
12 29 (13.88%) LINQ
13 27 (12.92%) HTML5
14 25 (11.96%) WCF
15 24 (11.48%) WPF
16 23 (11.00%) Web Services
17 19 (9.09%) SOAP
18 18 (8.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 16 (7.66%) RESTful
20 14 (6.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.48%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.87%) Augmented Reality
3 6 (2.87%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.91%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.44%) NHS
6 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.48%) Social Media
6 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.48%) User Experience
6 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.92%) Windows
2 7 (3.35%) Android
2 7 (3.35%) Linux
3 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (52.63%) MVC
2 92 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (19.62%) TDD
4 33 (15.79%) Web Development
5 31 (14.83%) Software Engineering
6 30 (14.35%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (12.92%) Test Automation
8 24 (11.48%) Scrum
9 19 (9.09%) BDD
9 19 (9.09%) CRM
10 17 (8.13%) OOP
10 17 (8.13%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.22%) Customer Requirements
12 12 (5.74%) Front End Development
13 11 (5.26%) SOLID
14 10 (4.78%) Migration
14 10 (4.78%) OO
14 10 (4.78%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (4.31%) Dependency Injection
15 9 (4.31%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 105 (50.24%) SQL
2 95 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 45 (21.53%) VB.NET
4 38 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.74%) Java
6 11 (5.26%) C++
7 10 (4.78%) C
7 10 (4.78%) VB
8 9 (4.31%) Embedded C
9 7 (3.35%) Python
10 6 (2.87%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.39%) XPath
12 4 (1.91%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.44%) VBA
13 3 (1.44%) XAML
14 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.96%) VB6
15 1 (0.48%) F#
15 1 (0.48%) Ruby
15 1 (0.48%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (8.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (7.66%) Degree
3 5 (2.39%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.44%) ISEB
5 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) DO-178B
1 7 (3.35%) MISRA
1 7 (3.35%) MISRA C
2 5 (2.39%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Firmware
2 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) SCCM
1 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.48%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 46 (22.01%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.31%) Google
3 6 (2.87%) Oracle
4 5 (2.39%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.44%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.96%) Epicor
7 1 (0.48%) EMC
7 1 (0.48%) Facebook
7 1 (0.48%) Sage
7 1 (0.48%) Twitter
7 1 (0.48%) VMware