Period
to 18 February 2020

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 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,007 1,061 1,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.37% 13.50% 16.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.39% 32.13% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 917 892 1,358
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £64,733 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2,928 3,302 4,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.69% 42.00% 49.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,552 2,661 4,054
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,733 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing C# as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for C# in the West Midlands

C#
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

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 18 February 2020. 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 +5 383 £45,000 - 102
Worcestershire +6 130 £35,000 +7.69% 45
Staffordshire +1 116 £40,000 +1.27% 44
Coventry +7 107 £45,000 -4.26% 30
Warwickshire -9 69 £47,500 +18.75% 20
Walsall +1 47 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Herefordshire +7 35 £43,750 -10.26% 9
Solihull -21 29 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Wolverhampton +10 12 £52,500 - 6
Sutton Coldfield -2 11 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Shropshire +10 10 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Halesowen - 5 £45,000 - 1
Dudley -11 1 £55,000 +66.67% 1
Smethwick - 1 £22,500 -
Stourbridge - 1 £55,000 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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#.

1 714 (70.90%) .NET
2 475 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 413 (41.01%) SQL
4 367 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
5 350 (34.76%) ASP.NET
6 334 (33.17%) Azure
7 305 (30.29%) SQL Server
8 298 (29.59%) CSS
9 295 (29.29%) HTML
10 269 (26.71%) MVC
11 210 (20.85%) Microsoft
12 169 (16.78%) Software Engineering
12 169 (16.78%) AngularJS
13 166 (16.48%) Java
14 164 (16.29%) DevOps
15 157 (15.59%) .NET Framework
16 146 (14.50%) Git (software)
17 145 (14.40%) ASP.NET Web API
18 137 (13.60%) .NET Core
19 131 (13.01%) AWS
19 131 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
20 124 (12.31%) Windows
21 123 (12.21%) Degree
22 121 (12.02%) jQuery
23 117 (11.62%) Scrum
24 115 (11.42%) TDD
25 114 (11.32%) Web Development
25 114 (11.32%) REST
26 110 (10.92%) Test Automation
27 107 (10.63%) OO

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 23 (2.28%) CMS
2 22 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 19 (1.89%) Umbraco
4 15 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.19%) Confluence
5 12 (1.19%) IIS
6 9 (0.89%) SAS
6 9 (0.89%) TPMS
7 8 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.40%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.30%) WordPress
10 2 (0.20%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.20%) ThingWorx
11 1 (0.099%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.099%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 11 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (0.70%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.50%) Simulink
3 5 (0.50%) Stateflow
4 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.099%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.099%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 334 (33.17%) Azure
2 131 (13.01%) AWS
3 26 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
4 21 (2.09%) PaaS
4 21 (2.09%) SaaS
5 13 (1.29%) Power Platform
6 11 (1.09%) Office 365
6 11 (1.09%) Serverless
7 9 (0.89%) IaaS
8 8 (0.79%) Azure Functions
9 7 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.70%) CloudFront
9 7 (0.70%) GitHub
9 7 (0.70%) PowerApps
10 6 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.50%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 5 (0.50%) GCP
12 3 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.77%) Internet
2 10 (0.99%) PuTTY
3 8 (0.79%) Firewall
4 7 (0.70%) 802.11
4 7 (0.70%) HTTP
4 7 (0.70%) SNMP
4 7 (0.70%) VPN
5 4 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.20%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.20%) FlexRay
6 2 (0.20%) FTP
6 2 (0.20%) Intranet
6 2 (0.20%) Skype
7 1 (0.099%) Modbus
7 1 (0.099%) MQTT
7 1 (0.099%) RS-232
7 1 (0.099%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (30.29%) SQL Server
2 70 (6.95%) Relational Database
3 55 (5.46%) MySQL
4 51 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 29 (2.88%) MongoDB
6 28 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
7 21 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.19%) SQLite
10 10 (0.99%) Big Data
10 10 (0.99%) SQLPlus
11 9 (0.89%) RavenDB
11 9 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.79%) MariaDB
12 8 (0.79%) Redis
12 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (0.70%) Power BI
14 6 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.60%) Couchbase
14 6 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 146 (14.50%) Git (software)
2 99 (9.83%) Visual Studio
3 48 (4.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 36 (3.57%) Selenium
5 33 (3.28%) JIRA
5 33 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (3.18%) MSTest
7 22 (2.18%) Visual Studio Team System
8 18 (1.79%) SoapUI
9 16 (1.59%) Jenkins
9 16 (1.59%) Subversion
10 12 (1.19%) Cucumber
10 12 (1.19%) WebDriver
11 11 (1.09%) HP UFT
12 10 (0.99%) Log4Net
12 10 (0.99%) Toad
12 10 (0.99%) Visual Studio Coded UI
13 9 (0.89%) GitLab
13 9 (0.89%) NUnit
13 9 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 79 (7.85%) Finance
2 32 (3.18%) Games
3 28 (2.78%) Retail
4 18 (1.79%) Public Sector
5 15 (1.49%) Automotive
6 14 (1.39%) Marketing
7 10 (0.99%) Banking
7 10 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.89%) Advertising
9 8 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.50%) Back Office
10 5 (0.50%) Legal
10 5 (0.50%) Military
11 4 (0.40%) Electronics
12 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.30%) Local Government
12 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.20%) Billing
13 2 (0.20%) German Language
13 2 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 675 (67.03%) Developer
2 258 (25.62%) .NET Developer
3 169 (16.78%) C# Developer
4 162 (16.09%) Senior Developer
5 143 (14.20%) Software Developer
6 99 (9.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 93 (9.24%) Software Engineer
8 85 (8.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 79 (7.85%) Senior .NET Developer
10 69 (6.85%) Junior
11 56 (5.56%) Junior Developer
12 53 (5.26%) Web Developer
13 51 (5.06%) Graduate
14 45 (4.47%) Architect
14 45 (4.47%) Graduate Developer
15 44 (4.37%) Senior C# Developer
16 41 (4.07%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 39 (3.87%) C# Software Developer
18 37 (3.67%) .NET Software Developer
19 32 (3.18%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 714 (70.90%) .NET
2 350 (34.76%) ASP.NET
3 298 (29.59%) CSS
4 295 (29.29%) HTML
5 169 (16.78%) AngularJS
6 157 (15.59%) .NET Framework
7 145 (14.40%) ASP.NET Web API
8 137 (13.60%) .NET Core
9 131 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 121 (12.02%) jQuery
11 114 (11.32%) REST
12 87 (8.64%) React
13 86 (8.54%) Web Services
14 66 (6.55%) Node.js
15 64 (6.36%) SOAP
16 61 (6.06%) Entity Framework
17 60 (5.96%) KnockoutJS
18 55 (5.46%) RESTful
19 52 (5.16%) WinForms
20 43 (4.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 95 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
2 57 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 38 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 38 (3.77%) User Experience
5 25 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (1.99%) SCADA
7 15 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 14 (1.39%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.09%) Driving Licence
10 10 (0.99%) Algorithms
10 10 (0.99%) Public Cloud
11 8 (0.79%) Credit Risk
12 7 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (0.70%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.50%) Clustering
14 5 (0.50%) CUDA
15 4 (0.40%) Internet of Things
15 4 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 124 (12.31%) Windows
2 69 (6.85%) Linux
3 23 (2.28%) Android
4 18 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.29%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.70%) Kali Linux
6 7 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.70%) Windows 8
6 7 (0.70%) Windows XP
7 6 (0.60%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.40%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (26.71%) MVC
3 169 (16.78%) Software Engineering
4 164 (16.29%) DevOps
5 117 (11.62%) Scrum
6 115 (11.42%) TDD
7 114 (11.32%) Web Development
8 110 (10.92%) Test Automation
9 107 (10.63%) OO
10 103 (10.23%) Computer Science
11 102 (10.13%) Microservices
12 87 (8.64%) SDLC
13 85 (8.44%) Mentoring
14 81 (8.04%) OOP
15 78 (7.75%) Problem-Solving
16 68 (6.75%) E-Commerce
17 67 (6.65%) Continuous Integration
18 60 (5.96%) SOLID
19 51 (5.06%) Front End Development
20 39 (3.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 475 (47.17%) JavaScript
2 413 (41.01%) SQL
3 166 (16.48%) Java
4 101 (10.03%) Python
5 89 (8.84%) T-SQL
6 86 (8.54%) VB.NET
7 84 (8.34%) C++
8 63 (6.26%) C
9 49 (4.87%) PowerShell
10 47 (4.67%) TypeScript
11 29 (2.88%) PHP
12 18 (1.79%) Ruby
13 17 (1.69%) VB
14 16 (1.59%) MATLAB
15 14 (1.39%) VBScript
16 12 (1.19%) ES6
17 11 (1.09%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.09%) Go
18 10 (0.99%) PL/SQL
19 9 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 123 (12.21%) Degree
2 27 (2.68%) HND
2 27 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.49%) ISEB
5 15 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.50%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.40%) CHECK Team Leader
9 4 (0.40%) CHECK Team Member
9 4 (0.40%) CREST Certified
9 4 (0.40%) Cyber Scheme
9 4 (0.40%) GPEN
9 4 (0.40%) GWAPT
9 4 (0.40%) OSCP
9 4 (0.40%) SANS
9 4 (0.40%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.06%) QA
2 8 (0.79%) Basel II
2 8 (0.79%) GDPR
2 8 (0.79%) IFRS
2 8 (0.79%) IFRS 9
3 6 (0.60%) SLA
4 3 (0.30%) MISRA
5 2 (0.20%) GxP
5 2 (0.20%) IEC 62304
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 26262
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.099%) IEC 61131
6 1 (0.099%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (5.96%) Docker
2 10 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.89%) Firmware
4 1 (0.099%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.70%) Nessus
2 7 (0.70%) Nmap
3 5 (0.50%) Ansible
4 4 (0.40%) logstash
4 4 (0.40%) Puppet
5 3 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.20%) Kibana
6 2 (0.20%) Terraform
7 1 (0.099%) Grafana
7 1 (0.099%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 210 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 32 (3.18%) Oracle
3 23 (2.28%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.29%) MuleSoft
4 13 (1.29%) UiPath
5 8 (0.79%) Google
5 8 (0.79%) Sitecore
6 6 (0.60%) Blue Prism
7 3 (0.30%) Apple
7 3 (0.30%) Telerik
7 3 (0.30%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.20%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.20%) Cisco
8 2 (0.20%) Databricks
8 2 (0.20%) Facebook
8 2 (0.20%) IBM
8 2 (0.20%) NVIDIA
8 2 (0.20%) Splunk
8 2 (0.20%) Sun
9 1 (0.099%) Snowplow