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 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 11 5
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C# 969 828 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.65% 13.67% 20.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.08% 31.77% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 882 717 1015
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2613 2606 2625
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 52.98% 43.04% 49.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2280 2212 2369
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +13 337 £42,500 +6.25% 44
Coventry +3 165 £40,000 -4.19% 15
Staffordshire +1 130 £37,500 - 24
Warwickshire +7 113 £35,000 -22.22% 25
Worcestershire +5 105 £36,000 +30.90% 14
Shropshire +2 38 £40,250 +23.84% 6
Solihull +5 37 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Herefordshire +8 36 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield +6 13 £45,000 +40.62%
Halesowen - 5 £30,000 - 1
Dudley +5 3 £30,000 -38.14%
Walsall -5 2 £42,000 +11.25%
Stourbridge - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wolverhampton -8 1 £37,500 -10.17%
C#
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 1500 (83.57%) .NET
2 974 (54.26%) ASP.NET
3 931 (51.87%) JavaScript
4 861 (47.97%) SQL Server
5 858 (47.80%) MVC
6 806 (44.90%) HTML
7 748 (41.67%) CSS
8 739 (41.17%) SQL
9 667 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
10 529 (29.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 516 (28.75%) Microsoft
12 492 (27.41%) AngularJS
13 385 (21.45%) jQuery
14 358 (19.94%) TDD
15 355 (19.78%) .NET Framework
16 336 (18.72%) Web Development
17 321 (17.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 295 (16.43%) HTML5
19 253 (14.09%) VB.NET
20 232 (12.92%) Entity Framework
21 222 (12.37%) Visual Studio
22 214 (11.92%) T-SQL
23 203 (11.31%) BDD
24 202 (11.25%) Degree
25 198 (11.03%) WCF
26 187 (10.42%) Scrum
27 186 (10.36%) OO
28 185 (10.31%) Git (software)
29 184 (10.25%) Microsoft Azure
30 182 (10.14%) Java

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 66 (3.68%) IIS
2 60 (3.34%) SharePoint
3 48 (2.67%) CMS
4 28 (1.56%) Umbraco
5 14 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (0.78%) EPiServer
6 12 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.33%) Drupal
8 6 (0.33%) FormScape
8 6 (0.33%) JBoss
8 6 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.33%) WordPress
9 5 (0.28%) Apache
9 5 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.11%) Confluence
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.50%) 3ds Max
3 9 (0.50%) Maya
4 5 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.056%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.056%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 54 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.22%) Magento
5 3 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.17%) OpenText Process Suite
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.11%) assyst
6 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.056%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 184 (10.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (4.07%) SaaS
3 34 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.06%) GitHub
5 18 (1.00%) PaaS
6 15 (0.84%) Office 365
7 11 (0.61%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (0.45%) IaaS
9 7 (0.39%) Firebase
10 5 (0.28%) Bluemix
10 5 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.22%) Google Play
12 1 (0.056%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.056%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.73%) Internet
2 23 (1.28%) Ethernet
3 19 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.00%) HTTP
5 17 (0.95%) Bluetooth
6 15 (0.84%) RS-485
7 14 (0.78%) Broadband
8 10 (0.56%) ATM
8 10 (0.56%) Intranet
9 9 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (0.45%) RS-232
10 8 (0.45%) SNMP
11 6 (0.33%) SSL
11 6 (0.33%) Wireless
12 4 (0.22%) Skype
13 3 (0.17%) ZigBee
14 2 (0.11%) WEP
15 1 (0.056%) Network Security
15 1 (0.056%) SAN
15 1 (0.056%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 861 (47.97%) SQL Server
2 156 (8.69%) NoSQL
3 101 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 88 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 77 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 67 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 63 (3.51%) MySQL
8 61 (3.40%) Relational Database
9 57 (3.18%) MongoDB
9 57 (3.18%) SQL Server 2016
10 51 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 33 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (1.17%) Riak
14 18 (1.00%) Power BI
14 18 (1.00%) RDBMS
15 17 (0.95%) Big Data
15 17 (0.95%) QlikView
16 15 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (0.56%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 222 (12.37%) Visual Studio
2 185 (10.31%) Git (software)
3 148 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 84 (4.68%) Selenium
5 54 (3.01%) Jenkins
6 44 (2.45%) Subversion
7 41 (2.28%) NUnit
8 37 (2.06%) SpecFlow
9 31 (1.73%) TeamCity
10 28 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
11 22 (1.23%) Karma Test Runner
11 22 (1.23%) WebDriver
12 18 (1.00%) Moq
12 18 (1.00%) MSTest
13 16 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
14 15 (0.84%) SoapUI
15 14 (0.78%) MSBuild
16 13 (0.72%) Mercurial
17 12 (0.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
18 11 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 149 (8.30%) Finance
2 79 (4.40%) Retail
3 59 (3.29%) Games
4 50 (2.79%) Electronics
5 36 (2.01%) Marketing
6 35 (1.95%) Automotive
7 31 (1.73%) Advertising
8 28 (1.56%) Legal
9 23 (1.28%) Telecoms
10 22 (1.23%) Banking
10 22 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.45%) Law
12 7 (0.39%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.33%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.17%) Back Office
16 2 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1445 (80.50%) Developer
2 822 (45.79%) .NET Developer
3 643 (35.82%) C# Developer
4 431 (24.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 294 (16.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 260 (14.48%) Software Developer
7 256 (14.26%) Senior Developer
8 251 (13.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 157 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 137 (7.63%) Senior .NET Developer
11 133 (7.41%) SQL Developer
12 131 (7.30%) Web Developer
13 128 (7.13%) Junior
14 126 (7.02%) Junior Developer
15 125 (6.96%) Graduate
16 122 (6.80%) C# Software Developer
17 118 (6.57%) Graduate Developer
18 116 (6.46%) .NET Software Developer
19 108 (6.02%) Senior C# Developer
20 102 (5.68%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1500 (83.57%) .NET
2 974 (54.26%) ASP.NET
3 806 (44.90%) HTML
4 748 (41.67%) CSS
5 529 (29.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 492 (27.41%) AngularJS
7 385 (21.45%) jQuery
8 355 (19.78%) .NET Framework
9 321 (17.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 295 (16.43%) HTML5
11 232 (12.92%) Entity Framework
12 198 (11.03%) WCF
13 173 (9.64%) CSS3
14 171 (9.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 167 (9.30%) Web Services
16 159 (8.86%) KnockoutJS
17 144 (8.02%) Node.js
18 143 (7.97%) RESTful
19 142 (7.91%) WPF
20 127 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 116 (6.46%) Greenfield Project
2 103 (5.74%) Mobile App
3 89 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 67 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (1.56%) Fintech
7 25 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 25 (1.39%) User Experience
8 23 (1.28%) N-Tier
9 17 (0.95%) iPad
10 16 (0.89%) Blog
11 15 (0.84%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 13 (0.72%) Mobile Games
12 13 (0.72%) Online Games
12 13 (0.72%) Social Network
12 13 (0.72%) VHDL
13 12 (0.67%) Verilog
14 9 (0.50%) Animation
14 9 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 169 (9.42%) Windows
2 99 (5.52%) Android
3 76 (4.23%) Linux
4 72 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 15 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.61%) Windows Phone
7 8 (0.45%) Unix
8 7 (0.39%) ThreadX
8 7 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.056%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.056%) SUSE
12 1 (0.056%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 858 (47.80%) MVC
2 667 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
3 358 (19.94%) TDD
4 336 (18.72%) Web Development
5 203 (11.31%) BDD
6 187 (10.42%) Scrum
7 186 (10.36%) OO
8 177 (9.86%) Software Engineering
9 159 (8.86%) SDLC
10 153 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
11 148 (8.25%) Web Application Development
12 139 (7.74%) Test Automation
13 121 (6.74%) E-Commerce
14 114 (6.35%) SOLID
15 111 (6.18%) Mentoring
16 105 (5.85%) Unit Testing
17 102 (5.68%) OOP
18 96 (5.35%) Mobile Development
19 85 (4.74%) Microservices
20 84 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 931 (51.87%) JavaScript
2 739 (41.17%) SQL
3 253 (14.09%) VB.NET
4 214 (11.92%) T-SQL
5 182 (10.14%) Java
6 122 (6.80%) C++
7 97 (5.40%) VB
8 76 (4.23%) Ruby
9 67 (3.73%) TypeScript
10 58 (3.23%) Python
11 56 (3.12%) C
12 51 (2.84%) PHP
13 21 (1.17%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.06%) F#
15 18 (1.00%) XAML
16 15 (0.84%) VBA
17 13 (0.72%) R
17 13 (0.72%) VBScript
18 11 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 9 (0.50%) Lua
Qualifications
1 202 (11.25%) Degree
2 55 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.72%) MCSD
4 11 (0.61%) ISEB
5 7 (0.39%) HND
5 7 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.28%) GNVQ
7 5 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.28%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.17%) MCPD
9 1 (0.056%) MCSE
9 1 (0.056%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.07%) QA
2 16 (0.89%) SLA
3 6 (0.33%) MISRA
4 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.17%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.11%) PMO
8 1 (0.056%) GAMP
8 1 (0.056%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.056%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.056%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 28 (1.56%) Firmware
2 20 (1.11%) Docker
3 5 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.056%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (0.67%) Puppet
2 11 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.28%) Ansible
3 5 (0.28%) Terraform
4 3 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (0.17%) Kibana
4 3 (0.17%) WSUS
5 1 (0.056%) Rancher
5 1 (0.056%) SELinux
Vendors
1 516 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 89 (4.96%) Xamarin
3 47 (2.62%) Oracle
4 30 (1.67%) Google
5 24 (1.34%) Sitecore
6 14 (0.78%) Telerik
7 11 (0.61%) EMC
7 11 (0.61%) NEC
7 11 (0.61%) Tableau
8 7 (0.39%) IBM
9 6 (0.33%) JD Edwards
10 5 (0.28%) Epicor
10 5 (0.28%) Infor
10 5 (0.28%) MAPICS
10 5 (0.28%) Progress
11 4 (0.22%) Apple
11 4 (0.22%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.22%) Twitter
12 3 (0.17%) CODA
12 3 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
Evesham, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £53,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 5% Pension + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £29,000 to £45,000 PA
Posted: 2 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £43,000 per annum + bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 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
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pen/health/25 hols/gym/parking
Posted: 5 days ago