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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 10 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Permanent jobs citing C# 891 893 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.68% 14.46% 20.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.96% 32.82% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 825 785 959
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,100 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2287 2721 2521
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 47.96% 44.07% 49.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 2378 2241
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing C# as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +6 284 £40,000 +2.56% 46
Staffordshire +1 136 £39,000 +4.00% 20
Coventry +3 134 £42,500 - 18
Worcestershire +2 130 £37,500 +36.36% 16
Warwickshire +1 83 £42,500 +8.28% 18
Herefordshire +6 44 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Solihull +2 39 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Shropshire -8 24 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Sutton Coldfield +1 9 £36,500 +8.14% 3
Halesowen - 4 £23,000 - 3
Walsall +7 3 £39,000 -5.45%
Wolverhampton -1 3 £42,500 +1.79%
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Dudley +4 1 £41,500 +18.57%
Brierley Hill -1 1 £50,000 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for C#.

1 1503 (84.68%) .NET
2 1009 (56.85%) ASP.NET
3 917 (51.66%) JavaScript
4 864 (48.68%) SQL Server
4 864 (48.68%) MVC
5 821 (46.25%) HTML
6 753 (42.42%) CSS
7 748 (42.14%) SQL
8 718 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
9 507 (28.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 448 (25.24%) Microsoft
11 415 (23.38%) AngularJS
12 379 (21.35%) jQuery
13 365 (20.56%) TDD
14 356 (20.06%) Web Development
15 346 (19.49%) .NET Framework
16 320 (18.03%) HTML5
17 275 (15.49%) VB.NET
18 254 (14.31%) ASP.NET Web API
19 243 (13.69%) WCF
20 233 (13.13%) Entity Framework
21 224 (12.62%) Scrum
21 224 (12.62%) Visual Studio
22 220 (12.39%) Web Services
23 206 (11.61%) T-SQL
24 194 (10.93%) Software Engineering
25 183 (10.31%) XML
25 183 (10.31%) OO
26 177 (9.97%) Java
27 176 (9.92%) CSS3

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 78 (4.39%) CMS
2 70 (3.94%) IIS
3 65 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 40 (2.25%) Umbraco
5 34 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (0.68%) EPiServer
7 9 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (0.45%) WordPress
9 7 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.34%) FormScape
11 5 (0.28%) Apache
11 5 (0.28%) ColdFusion
12 4 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.23%) Orchard CMS
13 3 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.17%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.11%) JBoss
14 2 (0.11%) Moodle
Applications
1 160 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.96%) MS Office
3 4 (0.23%) 3ds Max
3 4 (0.23%) Maya
3 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.056%) Blender
5 1 (0.056%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.056%) MS Project
5 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.056%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 73 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.45%) OpenText MBPM
3 8 (0.45%) OpenText Process Suite
4 7 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.11%) Magento
5 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.056%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.056%) Movex
6 1 (0.056%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 147 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (3.21%) SaaS
3 33 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.46%) GitHub
5 21 (1.18%) Office 365
6 17 (0.96%) PaaS
7 13 (0.73%) IaaS
8 9 (0.51%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.23%) Google Play
10 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.10%) Internet
2 33 (1.86%) HTTP
3 21 (1.18%) Ethernet
3 21 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.01%) Intranet
5 15 (0.85%) RS-485
6 13 (0.73%) Bluetooth
6 13 (0.73%) SSL
7 10 (0.56%) SNMP
8 9 (0.51%) Broadband
9 8 (0.45%) RS-232
10 5 (0.28%) Wireless
11 4 (0.23%) ATM
11 4 (0.23%) DNS
11 4 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.23%) ZigBee
12 3 (0.17%) Firewall
12 3 (0.17%) Skype
13 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 864 (48.68%) SQL Server
2 116 (6.54%) NoSQL
3 113 (6.37%) SQL Server 2014
4 82 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (3.83%) Relational Database
6 62 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 57 (3.21%) MySQL
8 54 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 35 (1.97%) MongoDB
11 27 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 27 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
11 27 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (1.18%) Big Data
13 18 (1.01%) Riak
14 12 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (0.51%) GIS
Development Applications
1 224 (12.62%) Visual Studio
2 171 (9.63%) Git (software)
3 169 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 76 (4.28%) Selenium
5 66 (3.72%) Subversion
6 42 (2.37%) TeamCity
7 34 (1.92%) Jenkins
8 28 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 25 (1.41%) SoapUI
10 24 (1.35%) Moq
11 22 (1.24%) MSTest
12 21 (1.18%) NUnit
13 20 (1.13%) MSBuild
14 15 (0.85%) JIRA
14 15 (0.85%) Mercurial
14 15 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
14 15 (0.85%) SpecFlow
14 15 (0.85%) WebDriver
15 11 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (0.62%) Cucumber
General
1 151 (8.51%) Finance
2 46 (2.59%) Electronics
2 46 (2.59%) Retail
3 45 (2.54%) Games
3 45 (2.54%) Marketing
4 38 (2.14%) Automotive
5 33 (1.86%) Advertising
6 22 (1.24%) Banking
7 21 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 11 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.39%) Law
9 7 (0.39%) Legal
10 6 (0.34%) Music Industry
11 5 (0.28%) Back Office
11 5 (0.28%) Publishing
12 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.056%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1351 (76.11%) Developer
2 790 (44.51%) .NET Developer
3 594 (33.46%) C# Developer
4 399 (22.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 263 (14.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 239 (13.46%) Senior Developer
7 227 (12.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 223 (12.56%) Software Developer
9 151 (8.51%) Web Developer
10 150 (8.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 141 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 120 (6.76%) Junior
13 118 (6.65%) Junior Developer
14 110 (6.20%) Graduate
15 106 (5.97%) SQL Developer
16 105 (5.92%) Graduate Developer
17 103 (5.80%) Software Engineer
18 98 (5.52%) Senior C# Developer
19 95 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
20 93 (5.24%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1503 (84.68%) .NET
2 1009 (56.85%) ASP.NET
3 821 (46.25%) HTML
4 753 (42.42%) CSS
5 507 (28.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 415 (23.38%) AngularJS
7 379 (21.35%) jQuery
8 346 (19.49%) .NET Framework
9 320 (18.03%) HTML5
10 254 (14.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 243 (13.69%) WCF
12 233 (13.13%) Entity Framework
13 220 (12.39%) Web Services
14 183 (10.31%) XML
15 176 (9.92%) CSS3
16 159 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 154 (8.68%) KnockoutJS
18 135 (7.61%) WPF
19 126 (7.10%) RESTful
20 119 (6.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 97 (5.46%) Mobile App
2 87 (4.90%) Computer Science
3 50 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (1.58%) iPad
6 27 (1.52%) N-Tier
7 22 (1.24%) Client/Server
7 22 (1.24%) User Experience
8 20 (1.13%) Algorithms
9 17 (0.96%) Fintech
10 16 (0.90%) Social Network
11 14 (0.79%) Blog
12 13 (0.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 13 (0.73%) Verilog
12 13 (0.73%) VHDL
13 12 (0.68%) Online Games
14 11 (0.62%) e-Learning
14 11 (0.62%) W3C
15 9 (0.51%) Public Cloud
16 8 (0.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 153 (8.62%) Windows
2 98 (5.52%) Android
3 80 (4.51%) Linux
4 72 (4.06%) Apple iOS
5 10 (0.56%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.51%) Windows Phone
7 8 (0.45%) Unix
8 7 (0.39%) ThreadX
9 6 (0.34%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.34%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 5 (0.28%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.056%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.056%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 864 (48.68%) MVC
2 718 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
3 365 (20.56%) TDD
4 356 (20.06%) Web Development
5 224 (12.62%) Scrum
6 194 (10.93%) Software Engineering
7 183 (10.31%) OO
8 175 (9.86%) SDLC
9 154 (8.68%) BDD
10 147 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
11 136 (7.66%) SOLID
12 130 (7.32%) Web Application Development
13 127 (7.15%) Mentoring
14 122 (6.87%) E-Commerce
15 118 (6.65%) SOA
16 105 (5.92%) CRM
17 104 (5.86%) OOP
18 84 (4.73%) Unit Testing
19 80 (4.51%) Front End Development
20 73 (4.11%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 917 (51.66%) JavaScript
2 748 (42.14%) SQL
3 275 (15.49%) VB.NET
4 206 (11.61%) T-SQL
5 177 (9.97%) Java
6 104 (5.86%) C++
7 98 (5.52%) VB
8 70 (3.94%) C
9 69 (3.89%) Ruby
10 68 (3.83%) PHP
11 44 (2.48%) Python
12 41 (2.31%) TypeScript
13 29 (1.63%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.07%) R
15 18 (1.01%) F#
16 13 (0.73%) Embedded C
17 12 (0.68%) VB6
17 12 (0.68%) VBA
18 11 (0.62%) Erlang
18 11 (0.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 170 (9.58%) Degree
2 55 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.73%) ISEB
3 13 (0.73%) MCSD
4 9 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.39%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.34%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.28%) HND
7 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (0.28%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.11%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.056%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.056%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (5.58%) QA
2 11 (0.62%) SDET
3 8 (0.45%) MISRA
4 7 (0.39%) SLA
5 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.23%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) PMO
7 1 (0.056%) GAMP
7 1 (0.056%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (1.80%) Docker
2 25 (1.41%) Firmware
3 7 (0.39%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.056%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (1.07%) Puppet
2 18 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.28%) Ansible
3 5 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (0.28%) Kibana
3 5 (0.28%) Terraform
3 5 (0.28%) WSUS
4 3 (0.17%) Nagios
5 1 (0.056%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.056%) Rancher
5 1 (0.056%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 448 (25.24%) Microsoft
2 55 (3.10%) Xamarin
3 54 (3.04%) Oracle
4 34 (1.92%) Telerik
5 32 (1.80%) Google
6 15 (0.85%) NEC
7 13 (0.73%) EMC
7 13 (0.73%) Sitecore
8 7 (0.39%) IBM
8 7 (0.39%) JD Edwards
8 7 (0.39%) OpenText
8 7 (0.39%) Pega
8 7 (0.39%) Progress
9 6 (0.34%) Infor
9 6 (0.34%) VMware
10 5 (0.28%) Epicor
10 5 (0.28%) MAPICS
10 5 (0.28%) PayPal
11 4 (0.23%) Citrix
11 4 (0.23%) Cognizant
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + cracking benefits package!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 65k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Nimbus Property Technologies
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits inc Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension +25 days holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £5k bonus, pension, healthcare and m
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday