Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 455 1,026 1,018
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.18% 15.02% 13.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.62% 34.28% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 491 1,005 988
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,100 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £64,733
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,776 2,993 3,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 51.45% 43.81% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,442 2,630 2,682
Median annual salary £48,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.23% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for C# in the West Midlands

C#
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for C# in the West Midlands

C#
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for C# in the West Midlands

C#
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# within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. 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 0 223 £50,000 +11.11% 61
Coventry +8 48 £42,500 -10.53% 8
Warwickshire -1 47 £41,250 -13.16% 18
Staffordshire -2 40 £40,000 - 21
Worcestershire -24 24 £50,000 +42.86% 14
Solihull +9 21 £50,000 +11.11%
Shropshire +6 11 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Wolverhampton -7 9 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Walsall 0 7 £26,750 -40.56% 2
Dudley +21 5 £57,500 +4.55%
Herefordshire -4 3 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Bromwich - 1 £31,500 - 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for C#.

1 344 (75.60%) .NET
2 242 (53.19%) JavaScript
3 223 (49.01%) SQL
4 212 (46.59%) Azure
5 210 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 161 (35.38%) Microsoft
7 151 (33.19%) CSS
8 145 (31.87%) HTML
9 142 (31.21%) SQL Server
10 139 (30.55%) DevOps
11 137 (30.11%) MVC
12 134 (29.45%) AngularJS
13 129 (28.35%) ASP.NET
14 116 (25.49%) .NET Framework
15 105 (23.08%) jQuery
16 101 (22.20%) .NET Core
17 80 (17.58%) Microservices
18 78 (17.14%) React
19 76 (16.70%) Python
20 73 (16.04%) REST
21 71 (15.60%) TDD
22 70 (15.38%) Entity Framework
22 70 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
23 68 (14.95%) ASP.NET Web API
24 66 (14.51%) Test Automation
24 66 (14.51%) Java
25 60 (13.19%) T-SQL
26 59 (12.97%) Software Engineering
27 58 (12.75%) Scrum
28 53 (11.65%) Greenfield Project

C#
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 29 (6.37%) Umbraco
2 27 (5.93%) CMS
3 25 (5.49%) IIS
4 18 (3.96%) Confluence
5 11 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.54%) Sitefinity
8 4 (0.88%) Kentico
8 4 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.88%) WordPress
9 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.88%) Magento
2 4 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.66%) SAP MII
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.44%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.44%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.44%) SAP PP-PI
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 212 (46.59%) Azure
2 26 (5.71%) AWS
3 20 (4.40%) SaaS
4 17 (3.74%) Dynamics 365
4 17 (3.74%) GitHub
4 17 (3.74%) Power Platform
5 13 (2.86%) npm
6 10 (2.20%) GCP
7 8 (1.76%) Power Automate
8 6 (1.32%) Office 365
8 6 (1.32%) PowerApps
9 5 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.10%) PaaS
9 5 (1.10%) Serverless
10 4 (0.88%) IaaS
11 3 (0.66%) Logic Apps
12 2 (0.44%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.44%) Boomi
13 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.42%) Internet
2 4 (0.88%) HTTP
2 4 (0.88%) Skype
2 4 (0.88%) SMTP
2 4 (0.88%) SNMP
3 2 (0.44%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.22%) Intranet
4 1 (0.22%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.59%) NoSQL
3 15 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (3.08%) Redis
5 12 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.42%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.20%) Cosmos DB
7 10 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.76%) MySQL
8 8 (1.76%) Power BI
9 6 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.32%) QlikView
10 5 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (1.10%) GIS
11 4 (0.88%) SQLite
12 3 (0.66%) BigQuery
12 3 (0.66%) Bigtable
12 3 (0.66%) Cloud Spanner
13 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 48 (10.55%) Git (software)
2 44 (9.67%) Selenium
3 27 (5.93%) JIRA
3 27 (5.93%) Visual Studio
4 22 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 22 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (4.18%) Visual Studio Team System
6 18 (3.96%) NUnit
7 14 (3.08%) Postman
8 13 (2.86%) gulp
8 13 (2.86%) jspm
9 12 (2.64%) Moq
9 12 (2.64%) MSTest
10 11 (2.42%) Bitbucket
11 10 (2.20%) JMeter
12 9 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (1.98%) SpecFlow
12 9 (1.98%) WebDriver
13 7 (1.54%) Jenkins
14 6 (1.32%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (5.49%) Finance
1 25 (5.49%) Retail
2 21 (4.62%) Games
3 15 (3.30%) Public Sector
4 12 (2.64%) Marketing
5 9 (1.98%) Back Office
5 9 (1.98%) Law
6 8 (1.76%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.54%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.88%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.44%) Automotive
10 2 (0.44%) Social Housing
10 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.22%) Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 305 (67.03%) Developer
2 111 (24.40%) .NET Developer
3 103 (22.64%) Software Developer
4 95 (20.88%) C# Developer
5 64 (14.07%) Full Stack Developer
6 56 (12.31%) Senior Developer
7 51 (11.21%) C# .NET Developer
8 46 (10.11%) C# Software Developer
9 41 (9.01%) Angular Developer
10 38 (8.35%) .NET Software Developer
11 25 (5.49%) Senior .NET Developer
12 24 (5.27%) Analyst
12 24 (5.27%) Software Engineer
13 22 (4.84%) Junior
14 19 (4.18%) Junior Developer
15 18 (3.96%) SQL Developer
16 17 (3.74%) C# Software Engineer
16 17 (3.74%) Web Developer
17 16 (3.52%) Umbraco Developer
18 13 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (75.60%) .NET
2 151 (33.19%) CSS
3 145 (31.87%) HTML
4 134 (29.45%) AngularJS
5 129 (28.35%) ASP.NET
6 116 (25.49%) .NET Framework
7 105 (23.08%) jQuery
8 101 (22.20%) .NET Core
9 78 (17.14%) React
10 73 (16.04%) REST
11 70 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 70 (15.38%) Entity Framework
12 68 (14.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 42 (9.23%) Ajax
14 36 (7.91%) JSON
14 36 (7.91%) Vue.js
15 35 (7.69%) Web Services
16 31 (6.81%) HTML5
16 31 (6.81%) WCF
17 29 (6.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.65%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 22 (4.84%) User Experience
4 16 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.54%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.88%) AS400
8 4 (0.88%) Cloud Native
8 4 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (0.88%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.88%) Replication
8 4 (0.88%) Robotics
9 3 (0.66%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.66%) PlayStation
10 2 (0.44%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.22%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.35%) Windows
2 14 (3.08%) Linux
3 5 (1.10%) Android
4 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.66%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (30.55%) DevOps
3 137 (30.11%) MVC
4 80 (17.58%) Microservices
5 71 (15.60%) TDD
6 66 (14.51%) Test Automation
7 59 (12.97%) Software Engineering
8 58 (12.75%) Scrum
9 47 (10.33%) Web Development
10 46 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
11 45 (9.89%) Mentoring
12 37 (8.13%) BDD
12 37 (8.13%) SDLC
13 32 (7.03%) SOLID
14 27 (5.93%) Unit Testing
15 24 (5.27%) Multithreading
16 23 (5.05%) E-Commerce
17 21 (4.62%) Analytics
18 20 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (4.40%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 242 (53.19%) JavaScript
2 223 (49.01%) SQL
3 76 (16.70%) Python
4 66 (14.51%) Java
5 60 (13.19%) T-SQL
6 50 (10.99%) TypeScript
7 43 (9.45%) PowerShell
8 32 (7.03%) C++
9 27 (5.93%) VB.NET
10 19 (4.18%) Go
10 19 (4.18%) Perl
11 18 (3.96%) PHP
12 16 (3.52%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.20%) VB
14 8 (1.76%) C
15 5 (1.10%) F#
15 5 (1.10%) Ruby
16 4 (0.88%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.44%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (6.59%) Degree
2 25 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 23 (5.05%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.42%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.69%) QA
2 7 (1.54%) GDPR
3 5 (1.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 49 (10.77%) Docker
2 4 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (5.05%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.74%) Terraform
3 14 (3.08%) MIIS
3 14 (3.08%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (1.10%) Grafana
5 4 (0.88%) Ansible
5 4 (0.88%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.44%) Kibana
6 2 (0.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 161 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.52%) Oracle
3 9 (1.98%) Atlassian
4 6 (1.32%) Google
4 6 (1.32%) ServiceNow
4 6 (1.32%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.10%) ABBYY
5 5 (1.10%) HubSpot
5 5 (1.10%) UiPath
6 4 (0.88%) Apple
6 4 (0.88%) Blue Prism
6 4 (0.88%) IBM
6 4 (0.88%) Talend
6 4 (0.88%) VMware
6 4 (0.88%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.66%) Automation Anywhere
7 3 (0.66%) SAP
8 2 (0.44%) Dell
8 2 (0.44%) jBASE
8 2 (0.44%) Telerik