Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C# Software Engineer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 282 316
Rank change year-on-year +41 +34 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 54 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.48% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 59 68
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £29,630 £27,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £57,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 8,313 9,567 11,351
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.48% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,463 7,956 8,972
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £23,258
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured C# Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Engineer in the West Midlands

C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for C# Software Engineer in the West Midlands

C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in the West Midlands

C# Software Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 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
Birmingham +43 32 £52,000 -0.95% 5
Staffordshire +15 8 £43,750 +6.06% 4
Coventry +2 4 £80,000 +166.67% 1
Worcestershire +10 3 £32,500 -23.53%
Warwickshire +38 2 £41,000 +17.14%
Solihull +2 2 £45,000 -14.29%
Shropshire - 1 £47,500 -
C# Software Engineer
England

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, C# Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) C#
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (77.78%) .NET
3 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
5 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 17 (31.48%) Java
7 17 (31.48%) MVC
8 16 (29.63%) SQL
8 16 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (27.78%) User Stories
9 15 (27.78%) PaaS
10 13 (24.07%) SaaS
10 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
10 13 (24.07%) Public Cloud
11 12 (22.22%) Finance
12 11 (20.37%) WPF
12 11 (20.37%) Scala
12 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
13 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (16.67%) TDD
14 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
15 8 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
15 8 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
15 8 (14.81%) C++
15 8 (14.81%) .NET Framework

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (5.56%) CMS
1 3 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (27.78%) PaaS
3 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (24.07%) SaaS
4 2 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (3.70%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.70%) Moq
4 2 (3.70%) NUnit
4 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.70%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.85%) PVCS
5 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
3 11 (20.37%) WPF
4 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (14.81%) .NET Framework
6 7 (12.96%) WCF
7 6 (11.11%) CSS
8 5 (9.26%) HTML
8 5 (9.26%) RESTful
9 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.56%) .NET Core
10 3 (5.56%) Entity Framework
10 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (5.56%) REST
10 3 (5.56%) Web Services
11 2 (3.70%) Backbone.js
11 2 (3.70%) jQuery
11 2 (3.70%) SOAP
11 2 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Public Cloud
2 8 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.41%) NHS
4 4 (7.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (31.48%) MVC
5 16 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (27.78%) User Stories
7 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 9 (16.67%) TDD
8 8 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.26%) Web Development
10 4 (7.41%) Adaptive Web Design
10 4 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (7.41%) B2C
10 4 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.41%) MVVM
10 4 (7.41%) Scrum
10 4 (7.41%) SOLID
11 3 (5.56%) SDLC
11 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (31.48%) Java
3 16 (29.63%) SQL
4 11 (20.37%) Scala
5 8 (14.81%) C++
5 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) F#
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) IEC 62304
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 26262
1 1 (1.85%) MISRA
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle