Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,662 1,898 1,746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.51% 19.35% 14.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.43% 38.01% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,483 1,831 1,597
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £23,650
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £54,850
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 4,440 4,993 5,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.78% 50.91% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,706 4,342 4,581
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 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 -1 522 £45,000 +5.88% 67
Coventry 0 272 £45,000 +12.50% 43
Staffordshire +1 266 £40,000 +2.56% 50
Warwickshire -5 152 £35,000 -6.67% 22
Worcestershire +1 117 £40,000 +6.67% 26
Solihull +10 107 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Shropshire 0 32 £42,500 +12.96% 8
Sutton Coldfield 0 29 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Wolverhampton +8 25 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Dudley +2 19 £34,000 +13.33% 2
Walsall +7 14 £37,500 -3.85% 3
Herefordshire -6 13 £40,000 - 2
Brierley Hill +2 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Halesowen -5 3 £33,000 +10.00% 3
Tipton - 2 £35,500 - 1
Smethwick +2 1 £34,000 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 1,215 (73.10%) .NET
2 816 (49.10%) JavaScript
3 739 (44.46%) Agile Software Development
4 714 (42.96%) SQL Server
5 680 (40.91%) SQL
6 641 (38.57%) ASP.NET
7 611 (36.76%) MVC
8 565 (34.00%) HTML
9 532 (32.01%) CSS
10 516 (31.05%) Microsoft
11 414 (24.91%) AngularJS
12 376 (22.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 328 (19.74%) TDD
14 317 (19.07%) ASP.NET Web API
15 292 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
16 284 (17.09%) Web Development
17 247 (14.86%) Visual Studio
18 237 (14.26%) .NET Framework
19 222 (13.36%) Software Engineering
20 219 (13.18%) Scrum
21 214 (12.88%) Entity Framework
22 203 (12.21%) Finance
23 196 (11.79%) jQuery
24 191 (11.49%) HTML5
25 182 (10.95%) KnockoutJS
26 181 (10.89%) Degree
27 180 (10.83%) Git (software)
28 179 (10.77%) BDD
29 173 (10.41%) Java
30 171 (10.29%) Continuous Integration

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 96 (5.78%) SharePoint
2 68 (4.09%) BizTalk Server
3 54 (3.25%) CMS
4 39 (2.35%) IIS
5 26 (1.56%) Confluence
5 26 (1.56%) Umbraco
6 21 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (0.48%) NServiceBus
8 7 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.30%) MTS
11 3 (0.18%) Sonic ESB
12 2 (0.12%) Drupal
12 2 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.12%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.060%) Apache
13 1 (0.060%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.060%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.060%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.060%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 36 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.42%) Houdini
5 7 (0.42%) Maya
5 7 (0.42%) Simulink
5 7 (0.42%) Stateflow
6 6 (0.36%) TargetLink
7 3 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.18%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 116 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.24%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 4 (0.24%) Infor M3
4 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.18%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.12%) Sage 500
7 1 (0.060%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 292 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (5.29%) PaaS
3 83 (4.99%) SaaS
4 77 (4.63%) IaaS
5 58 (3.49%) Dynamics 365
6 54 (3.25%) Serverless
7 52 (3.13%) Office 365
8 44 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (1.44%) GitHub
10 17 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
10 17 (1.02%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 11 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
12 6 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.36%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.24%) BrowserStack
15 3 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
16 2 (0.12%) NuGet
16 2 (0.12%) OpenShift
17 1 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.93%) Internet
2 13 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 12 (0.72%) HTTP
4 10 (0.60%) Skype
5 9 (0.54%) SSL
6 8 (0.48%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.36%) Intranet
7 6 (0.36%) SMS
7 6 (0.36%) Telnet
7 6 (0.36%) Wireshark
8 5 (0.30%) FTP
9 4 (0.24%) Broadband
10 3 (0.18%) DNS
10 3 (0.18%) Hyperconnected
10 3 (0.18%) SNMP
10 3 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.12%) Firewall
11 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.12%) RFID
11 2 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 714 (42.96%) SQL Server
2 116 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 97 (5.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 79 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (4.57%) Relational Database
6 60 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 57 (3.43%) MongoDB
8 52 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 47 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 35 (2.11%) Power BI
11 33 (1.99%) Data Lake
12 29 (1.74%) MySQL
13 28 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 27 (1.62%) Big Data
15 24 (1.44%) Cosmos DB
15 24 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
16 23 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
17 20 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (1.08%) RavenDB
19 8 (0.48%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 247 (14.86%) Visual Studio
2 180 (10.83%) Git (software)
3 108 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 69 (4.15%) JIRA
5 64 (3.85%) Selenium
6 51 (3.07%) SpecFlow
7 45 (2.71%) Visual Studio Team System
8 36 (2.17%) Subversion
9 31 (1.87%) Jasmine
10 29 (1.74%) Karma Test Runner
10 29 (1.74%) NUnit
10 29 (1.74%) TeamCity
11 27 (1.62%) Jenkins
11 27 (1.62%) WebDriver
12 26 (1.56%) PhantomJS
12 26 (1.56%) webpack
13 20 (1.20%) Cucumber
14 18 (1.08%) Android Studio
15 15 (0.90%) Mercurial
16 13 (0.78%) Moq
General
1 203 (12.21%) Finance
2 80 (4.81%) Advertising
3 75 (4.51%) Marketing
4 60 (3.61%) Retail
5 55 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 40 (2.41%) Automotive
7 39 (2.35%) Legal
8 27 (1.62%) Games
9 19 (1.14%) Electronics
10 12 (0.72%) Law
11 10 (0.60%) Banking
12 9 (0.54%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.36%) Billing
14 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.12%) Back Office
16 1 (0.060%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1,201 (72.26%) Developer
2 537 (32.31%) .NET Developer
3 523 (31.47%) C# Developer
4 285 (17.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 248 (14.92%) Software Developer
6 176 (10.59%) ASP.NET Developer
7 166 (9.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 157 (9.45%) Senior Developer
9 129 (7.76%) Software Engineer
10 114 (6.86%) C# Software Developer
11 111 (6.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 101 (6.08%) JavaScript Developer
13 96 (5.78%) Graduate
14 87 (5.23%) Analyst
15 85 (5.11%) Graduate Developer
16 83 (4.99%) Full Stack Developer
16 83 (4.99%) Senior C# Developer
16 83 (4.99%) Web Developer
17 79 (4.75%) Consultant
18 71 (4.27%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,215 (73.10%) .NET
2 641 (38.57%) ASP.NET
3 565 (34.00%) HTML
4 532 (32.01%) CSS
5 414 (24.91%) AngularJS
6 376 (22.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 317 (19.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 237 (14.26%) .NET Framework
9 214 (12.88%) Entity Framework
10 196 (11.79%) jQuery
11 191 (11.49%) HTML5
12 182 (10.95%) KnockoutJS
13 166 (9.99%) WCF
14 146 (8.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 142 (8.54%) RESTful
16 139 (8.36%) Web Services
17 134 (8.06%) JSON
18 124 (7.46%) CSS3
19 122 (7.34%) Node.js
20 115 (6.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 95 (5.72%) Greenfield Project
3 64 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 58 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
5 56 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (2.71%) User Experience
7 36 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (1.93%) Fintech
9 29 (1.74%) Music Streaming
10 27 (1.62%) Driving Licence
11 25 (1.50%) Digital TV
12 20 (1.20%) Management Information System
13 18 (1.08%) Graphic Design
14 17 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
15 16 (0.96%) Public Cloud
16 11 (0.66%) Algorithms
16 11 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
17 10 (0.60%) NHS
18 9 (0.54%) Client/Server
19 7 (0.42%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 151 (9.09%) Windows
2 53 (3.19%) Android
3 41 (2.47%) Linux
4 26 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.60%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.54%) Unix
8 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.12%) VMS
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.060%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.060%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (44.46%) Agile Software Development
2 611 (36.76%) MVC
3 328 (19.74%) TDD
4 284 (17.09%) Web Development
5 222 (13.36%) Software Engineering
6 219 (13.18%) Scrum
7 179 (10.77%) BDD
8 171 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
9 165 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
10 164 (9.87%) CRM
11 161 (9.69%) OO
12 127 (7.64%) SDLC
13 125 (7.52%) Test Automation
14 106 (6.38%) OOP
15 103 (6.20%) Web Application Development
16 95 (5.72%) Unit Testing
17 79 (4.75%) Mentoring
18 76 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
19 72 (4.33%) Microservices
20 71 (4.27%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 816 (49.10%) JavaScript
2 680 (40.91%) SQL
3 173 (10.41%) Java
4 169 (10.17%) T-SQL
5 155 (9.33%) C++
6 133 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 67 (4.03%) Python
8 66 (3.97%) TypeScript
9 63 (3.79%) C
10 57 (3.43%) VB
11 53 (3.19%) PowerShell
12 31 (1.87%) Ruby
13 26 (1.56%) PHP
14 19 (1.14%) Scala
15 17 (1.02%) U-SQL
16 16 (0.96%) X++
17 13 (0.78%) Embedded C
18 12 (0.72%) VBA
18 12 (0.72%) XPath
19 10 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 181 (10.89%) Degree
2 74 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 31 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (1.68%) ISEB
6 22 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.72%) HND
8 11 (0.66%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.48%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.18%) CIPD
11 3 (0.18%) MCSD
11 3 (0.18%) MCTS
12 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.12%) GNVQ
12 2 (0.12%) MCSE
13 1 (0.060%) CHECK Team Leader
13 1 (0.060%) CHECK Team Member
13 1 (0.060%) CISSP
13 1 (0.060%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.53%) QA
2 20 (1.20%) SLA
3 10 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.54%) MISRA
5 7 (0.42%) IEC 61131
5 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.36%) DO-178B
6 6 (0.36%) HAZOP
6 6 (0.36%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.060%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.060%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.060%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.060%) TickIT
8 1 (0.060%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.38%) Docker
3 17 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.24%) Firmware
6 1 (0.060%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (0.78%) SCCM
1 13 (0.78%) vCenter Server
2 10 (0.60%) Ansible
3 9 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.54%) Terraform
4 7 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (0.30%) Puppet
6 4 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.18%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.12%) SELinux
9 1 (0.060%) Grafana
9 1 (0.060%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 516 (31.05%) Microsoft
2 100 (6.02%) Xamarin
3 33 (1.99%) Oracle
4 29 (1.74%) Google
5 21 (1.26%) SAP
6 16 (0.96%) Tableau
6 16 (0.96%) VMware
7 14 (0.84%) Capita
7 14 (0.84%) IBM
8 12 (0.72%) Twitter
9 11 (0.66%) Epicor
10 10 (0.60%) Remedy
11 9 (0.54%) Facebook
11 9 (0.54%) LexisNexis
12 7 (0.42%) IFS
12 7 (0.42%) MKS
12 7 (0.42%) Sage
12 7 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.42%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.36%) MathWorks