Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,197 1,656 1,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.13% 17.61% 19.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.14% 37.91% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,063 1,489 1,910
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £24,725
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 3,612 4,368 5,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.66% 46.46% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,896 3,688 4,561
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 20 July 2019.

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 20 July 2019. 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 -8 295 £45,000 +3.45% 106
Staffordshire -3 193 £40,000 - 41
Warwickshire +7 190 £42,500 +21.43% 29
Coventry 0 170 £46,000 +2.22% 29
Worcestershire -6 108 £35,000 -17.65% 37
Solihull -5 80 £50,000 +5.26% 25
Herefordshire +1 40 £45,000 - 12
Sutton Coldfield -3 34 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Shropshire -17 25 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Walsall -1 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Wolverhampton +13 7 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Halesowen +4 5 £35,250 +6.82% 7
Tipton -2 3 £40,000 +12.68% 1
Smethwick +1 2 £22,500 -33.82% 1
Kingswinford - 1 £45,000 - 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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#.

1 907 (75.77%) .NET
2 537 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
3 521 (43.53%) SQL
4 515 (43.02%) ASP.NET
5 455 (38.01%) JavaScript
6 439 (36.68%) SQL Server
7 365 (30.49%) HTML
8 349 (29.16%) Microsoft
9 330 (27.57%) CSS
10 329 (27.49%) MVC
11 314 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 242 (20.22%) AngularJS
13 217 (18.13%) Scrum
14 190 (15.87%) Software Engineering
15 185 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
16 182 (15.20%) Web Services
17 180 (15.04%) HTML5
18 176 (14.70%) Web Development
19 173 (14.45%) .NET Framework
19 173 (14.45%) jQuery
20 171 (14.29%) Visual Studio
21 165 (13.78%) SDLC
22 162 (13.53%) TDD
23 158 (13.20%) Amazon AWS
24 154 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
25 152 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
26 144 (12.03%) DevOps
27 139 (11.61%) Degree
28 135 (11.28%) OO
29 130 (10.86%) 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 45 (3.76%) SharePoint
1 45 (3.76%) Umbraco
2 40 (3.34%) CMS
3 26 (2.17%) IIS
4 16 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (1.09%) Confluence
6 11 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.42%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.33%) Drupal
10 4 (0.33%) WordPress
11 3 (0.25%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.17%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.17%) GeoServer
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.084%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.084%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.00%) S-PLUS
4 5 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.33%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.33%) Moqups
5 4 (0.33%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.17%) ArchiCAD
6 2 (0.17%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.17%) MicroStation
6 2 (0.17%) Revit
6 2 (0.17%) Simulink
6 2 (0.17%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.17%) TargetLink
7 1 (0.084%) Maya
7 1 (0.084%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.084%) Weka
Business Applications
1 44 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.67%) Sage CRM
3 4 (0.33%) Magento
4 3 (0.25%) SAP MII
4 3 (0.25%) Summit
5 2 (0.17%) Exstream
5 2 (0.17%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.084%) Scribe Insight
6 1 (0.084%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 314 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 158 (13.20%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (4.43%) Serverless
4 31 (2.59%) SaaS
5 24 (2.01%) Power Platform
6 23 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
7 22 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (1.67%) GitHub
9 19 (1.59%) Office 365
9 19 (1.59%) PaaS
10 17 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
10 17 (1.42%) AWS IoT
10 17 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (0.84%) Azure Functions
11 10 (0.84%) PowerApps
12 7 (0.58%) IaaS
12 7 (0.58%) npm
13 6 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.84%) Internet
2 24 (2.01%) SMTP
3 23 (1.92%) FTP
4 22 (1.84%) HTTP
5 17 (1.42%) SSH
6 15 (1.25%) MQTT
7 9 (0.75%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.42%) Intranet
9 4 (0.33%) RS-232
10 3 (0.25%) DNS
10 3 (0.25%) Firewall
11 2 (0.17%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.17%) Broadband
11 2 (0.17%) Extranet
11 2 (0.17%) Skype
11 2 (0.17%) SNMP
11 2 (0.17%) Wireless
12 1 (0.084%) ICMP
12 1 (0.084%) LAN
12 1 (0.084%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (36.68%) SQL Server
2 88 (7.35%) MySQL
3 71 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 45 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 42 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
6 37 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 25 (2.09%) SQLite
10 22 (1.84%) OLAP
11 20 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
12 19 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
12 19 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (1.25%) Amazon Aurora
14 15 (1.25%) Couchbase
14 15 (1.25%) Power BI
15 14 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 14 (1.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 171 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 116 (9.69%) Git (software)
3 91 (7.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 69 (5.76%) Selenium
5 52 (4.34%) JIRA
6 42 (3.51%) Visual Studio Team System
7 24 (2.01%) TeamCity
8 23 (1.92%) gulp
9 21 (1.75%) Jenkins
10 19 (1.59%) Subversion
11 17 (1.42%) SpecFlow
12 16 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
12 16 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 14 (1.17%) NUnit
14 9 (0.75%) Bower
14 9 (0.75%) Grunt
14 9 (0.75%) Ranorex
14 9 (0.75%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.67%) Moq
15 8 (0.67%) Protractor
General
1 68 (5.68%) Finance
2 61 (5.10%) Marketing
3 55 (4.59%) Games
3 55 (4.59%) Retail
4 24 (2.01%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.09%) Automotive
6 10 (0.84%) Aerospace
7 7 (0.58%) Advertising
7 7 (0.58%) Electronics
7 7 (0.58%) Legal
8 5 (0.42%) Banking
8 5 (0.42%) Law
8 5 (0.42%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.33%) Military
10 2 (0.17%) Local Government
10 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 883 (73.77%) Developer
2 411 (34.34%) .NET Developer
3 298 (24.90%) C# Developer
4 231 (19.30%) Software Developer
5 185 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 161 (13.45%) Senior Developer
7 99 (8.27%) Senior .NET Developer
8 98 (8.19%) .NET Software Developer
9 94 (7.85%) C# Software Developer
10 90 (7.52%) Software Engineer
11 67 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
12 64 (5.35%) Full Stack Developer
12 64 (5.35%) Web Developer
13 58 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 45 (3.76%) Lead Developer
15 38 (3.17%) Graduate
15 38 (3.17%) Graduate Developer
15 38 (3.17%) VB.NET Developer
16 37 (3.09%) Senior Software Developer
17 36 (3.01%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 907 (75.77%) .NET
2 515 (43.02%) ASP.NET
3 365 (30.49%) HTML
4 330 (27.57%) CSS
5 242 (20.22%) AngularJS
6 182 (15.20%) Web Services
7 180 (15.04%) HTML5
8 173 (14.45%) .NET Framework
8 173 (14.45%) jQuery
9 154 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 152 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 120 (10.03%) .NET Core
12 92 (7.69%) CSS3
13 90 (7.52%) XML
14 89 (7.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 76 (6.35%) WCF
16 71 (5.93%) React
17 69 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 64 (5.35%) Entity Framework
19 59 (4.93%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 123 (10.28%) Greenfield Project
2 81 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
4 33 (2.76%) Algorithms
4 33 (2.76%) User Experience
5 31 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 23 (1.92%) Driving Licence
7 20 (1.67%) Robotics
8 18 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.34%) Social Media
10 15 (1.25%) Smart Home
11 14 (1.17%) Mobile Games
12 13 (1.09%) Cyberattack
12 13 (1.09%) Xbox
13 11 (0.92%) CCTV
14 10 (0.84%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.67%) SCADA
16 7 (0.58%) N-Tier
17 6 (0.50%) Client/Server
17 6 (0.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 92 (7.69%) Windows
2 43 (3.59%) Linux
3 38 (3.17%) Android
4 20 (1.67%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.50%) Mac OS
7 17 (1.42%) Unix
8 12 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.67%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.42%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.17%) Solaris
11 2 (0.17%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.17%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.084%) CentOS
12 1 (0.084%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.084%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (27.49%) MVC
3 217 (18.13%) Scrum
4 190 (15.87%) Software Engineering
5 185 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
6 176 (14.70%) Web Development
7 165 (13.78%) SDLC
8 162 (13.53%) TDD
9 144 (12.03%) DevOps
10 135 (11.28%) OO
11 130 (10.86%) Test Automation
12 114 (9.52%) OOP
13 101 (8.44%) Mentoring
14 91 (7.60%) Computer Science
15 74 (6.18%) Unit Testing
16 69 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (5.76%) SOA
17 59 (4.93%) CRM
17 59 (4.93%) SOLID
18 57 (4.76%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 521 (43.53%) SQL
2 455 (38.01%) JavaScript
3 130 (10.86%) Java
4 125 (10.44%) T-SQL
5 112 (9.36%) VB.NET
6 88 (7.35%) Python
7 84 (7.02%) C++
8 65 (5.43%) C
9 56 (4.68%) VB
10 39 (3.26%) VB6
11 31 (2.59%) TypeScript
12 29 (2.42%) PHP
13 23 (1.92%) Bash Shell
14 22 (1.84%) R
15 19 (1.59%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.17%) Ruby
17 10 (0.84%) VBA
18 9 (0.75%) Perl
19 7 (0.58%) MATLAB
19 7 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (11.61%) Degree
2 63 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 61 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 39 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.17%) HND
7 10 (0.84%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.75%) MCP
9 7 (0.58%) PhD
10 6 (0.50%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.42%) ISEB
12 4 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.25%) MCSD
14 1 (0.084%) AAT
14 1 (0.084%) ACCA
14 1 (0.084%) CIMA
14 1 (0.084%) IIBA
14 1 (0.084%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.084%) Master's Degree
14 1 (0.084%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.35%) QA
2 7 (0.58%) GDPR
3 6 (0.50%) SLA
4 5 (0.42%) IEC 62304
4 5 (0.42%) ISO 26262
4 5 (0.42%) MISRA
5 4 (0.33%) JTAG
6 2 (0.17%) HAZOP
6 2 (0.17%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.17%) PMO
7 1 (0.084%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.084%) WAI
System Software
1 60 (5.01%) Docker
2 10 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.084%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.084%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (0.50%) Ansible
1 6 (0.50%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.33%) Puppet
4 2 (0.17%) HockeyApp
4 2 (0.17%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.17%) Terraform
5 1 (0.084%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.084%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.084%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.084%) Rancher
5 1 (0.084%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 349 (29.16%) Microsoft
2 36 (3.01%) Oracle
3 24 (2.01%) Google
4 19 (1.59%) Xamarin
5 18 (1.50%) UiPath
6 11 (0.92%) Blue Prism
7 9 (0.75%) DevExpress
8 8 (0.67%) ESRI
8 8 (0.67%) Sage
8 8 (0.67%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.58%) SAP
10 6 (0.50%) MathWorks
10 6 (0.50%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.42%) HP
12 4 (0.33%) ClickSoftware Technologies
12 4 (0.33%) Syclo
13 3 (0.25%) IBM
13 3 (0.25%) Progress
14 2 (0.17%) Apple
14 2 (0.17%) Salesforce.com