Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,153 1,741 1,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.07% 17.29% 16.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.07% 33.42% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,594 1,701
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,300 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £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 3,487 5,209 5,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 42.54% 51.73% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,917 4,469 4,275
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +3 472 £42,500 -5.56% 88
Staffordshire -2 157 £39,750 -0.63% 67
Coventry -13 106 £47,500 +18.75% 28
Sutton Coldfield +6 83 £40,000 +14.29% 9
Warwickshire -10 81 £45,000 +20.00% 23
Worcestershire -10 64 £40,000 +6.67% 42
Solihull -7 51 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Herefordshire -10 27 £61,250 +63.33% 5
Dudley +2 26 £35,250 -6.00%
Walsall +5 23 £32,500 -20.25% 2
Shropshire -9 20 £36,000 +2.86% 9
Wolverhampton +1 11 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Tipton - 1 £35,500 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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#.

1 855 (74.15%) .NET
2 568 (49.26%) JavaScript
3 542 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
4 515 (44.67%) SQL
5 466 (40.42%) HTML
6 449 (38.94%) SQL Server
7 436 (37.81%) MVC
8 407 (35.30%) CSS
9 402 (34.87%) ASP.NET
10 366 (31.74%) Microsoft
11 273 (23.68%) AngularJS
12 252 (21.86%) Microsoft Azure
13 214 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 208 (18.04%) Visual Studio
15 204 (17.69%) TDD
16 201 (17.43%) Scrum
17 195 (16.91%) Web Development
18 185 (16.05%) ASP.NET Web API
19 174 (15.09%) Software Engineering
20 173 (15.00%) .NET Framework
21 165 (14.31%) Windows
22 156 (13.53%) HTML5
23 151 (13.10%) jQuery
24 141 (12.23%) Web Services
25 136 (11.80%) Git (software)
26 134 (11.62%) Java
27 132 (11.45%) Entity Framework
28 131 (11.36%) Finance
28 131 (11.36%) Degree
29 124 (10.75%) Problem-Solving

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 75 (6.50%) CMS
2 53 (4.60%) Umbraco
3 31 (2.69%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.91%) Confluence
5 17 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (0.78%) Joomla!
6 9 (0.78%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.43%) IIS
9 5 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.26%) Drupal
12 2 (0.17%) Kinematics
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle Self-Service HR
13 1 (0.087%) Apache
13 1 (0.087%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.087%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 16 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.61%) Maya
3 7 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.52%) Mingle
5 2 (0.17%) Simulink
5 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.17%) Stateflow
5 2 (0.17%) TargetLink
6 1 (0.087%) ArchiCAD
6 1 (0.087%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.087%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.087%) Revit
Business Applications
1 30 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.26%) Magento
3 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.087%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 252 (21.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (4.08%) PaaS
4 36 (3.12%) IaaS
5 34 (2.95%) Serverless
6 26 (2.25%) SaaS
7 20 (1.73%) Office 365
8 18 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
9 17 (1.47%) npm
9 17 (1.47%) NuGet
10 11 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.87%) Azure Functions
12 9 (0.78%) GitHub
13 6 (0.52%) Slack
13 6 (0.52%) Trello
14 4 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
16 2 (0.17%) Google Play
16 2 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.99%) Internet
2 18 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.69%) RS-485
3 8 (0.69%) SNMP
4 6 (0.52%) Firewall
4 6 (0.52%) Intranet
5 4 (0.35%) Broadband
5 4 (0.35%) Skype
6 3 (0.26%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.26%) HTTP
7 2 (0.17%) DNS
7 2 (0.17%) FTP
7 2 (0.17%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.17%) SSH
7 2 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.087%) ATM
8 1 (0.087%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.087%) Hyperconnected
8 1 (0.087%) RS-232
8 1 (0.087%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (38.94%) SQL Server
2 77 (6.68%) Relational Database
3 65 (5.64%) NoSQL
4 44 (3.82%) MySQL
5 43 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (1.73%) MongoDB
11 18 (1.56%) Big Data
12 17 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
12 17 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (1.47%) SQLite
13 12 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
14 10 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (0.69%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.61%) QlikView
16 7 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 208 (18.04%) Visual Studio
2 136 (11.80%) Git (software)
3 89 (7.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 62 (5.38%) Selenium
5 45 (3.90%) Visual Studio Team System
6 35 (3.04%) JIRA
7 31 (2.69%) Jenkins
8 30 (2.60%) TeamCity
9 28 (2.43%) WebDriver
10 26 (2.25%) NUnit
11 24 (2.08%) SpecFlow
12 22 (1.91%) Cucumber
13 20 (1.73%) Visual Studio Code
14 19 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
15 18 (1.56%) Jasmine
16 17 (1.47%) JUnit
16 17 (1.47%) TestNG
16 17 (1.47%) webpack
17 16 (1.39%) Maven
17 16 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 131 (11.36%) Finance
2 42 (3.64%) Retail
3 41 (3.56%) Automotive
4 39 (3.38%) Marketing
5 37 (3.21%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.04%) Games
8 11 (0.95%) Advertising
9 9 (0.78%) Legal
10 7 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.52%) Electronics
12 4 (0.35%) Military
12 4 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.26%) Law
14 2 (0.17%) Back Office
14 2 (0.17%) Publishing
15 1 (0.087%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 821 (71.21%) Developer
2 312 (27.06%) C# Developer
3 310 (26.89%) .NET Developer
4 197 (17.09%) Software Developer
5 163 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 123 (10.67%) Senior Developer
7 103 (8.93%) Web Developer
8 100 (8.67%) Full Stack Developer
9 94 (8.15%) Software Engineer
10 72 (6.24%) ASP.NET Developer
11 71 (6.16%) C# Software Developer
12 64 (5.55%) Junior
13 62 (5.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 56 (4.86%) .NET Software Developer
14 56 (4.86%) Junior Developer
15 53 (4.60%) Graduate
16 51 (4.42%) Graduate Developer
17 50 (4.34%) Architect
18 48 (4.16%) C# Software Engineer
19 41 (3.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 855 (74.15%) .NET
2 466 (40.42%) HTML
3 407 (35.30%) CSS
4 402 (34.87%) ASP.NET
5 273 (23.68%) AngularJS
6 214 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 185 (16.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 173 (15.00%) .NET Framework
9 156 (13.53%) HTML5
10 151 (13.10%) jQuery
11 141 (12.23%) Web Services
12 132 (11.45%) Entity Framework
13 112 (9.71%) KnockoutJS
14 94 (8.15%) LINQ
14 94 (8.15%) WCF
15 88 (7.63%) React
16 85 (7.37%) XML
17 83 (7.20%) .NET Core
18 82 (7.11%) RESTful
18 82 (7.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 84 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
2 56 (4.86%) Mobile App
3 52 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
5 31 (2.69%) User Experience
6 29 (2.52%) Driving Licence
7 23 (1.99%) Algorithms
8 20 (1.73%) CCTV
9 15 (1.30%) SCADA
10 14 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.13%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.13%) Fintech
11 13 (1.13%) Internet of Things
12 10 (0.87%) Public Cloud
13 9 (0.78%) Graphic Design
14 8 (0.69%) CPLD
14 8 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (0.69%) Taxonomies
14 8 (0.69%) Verilog
14 8 (0.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 165 (14.31%) Windows
2 31 (2.69%) Linux
3 25 (2.17%) Android
4 17 (1.47%) Windows 10
5 12 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.52%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.26%) Solaris
8 3 (0.26%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.087%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
2 436 (37.81%) MVC
3 204 (17.69%) TDD
4 201 (17.43%) Scrum
5 195 (16.91%) Web Development
6 174 (15.09%) Software Engineering
7 124 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
8 112 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
9 97 (8.41%) OO
10 93 (8.07%) Test Automation
11 85 (7.37%) Computer Science
11 85 (7.37%) OOP
12 83 (7.20%) SDLC
13 70 (6.07%) SOA
14 67 (5.81%) Mentoring
14 67 (5.81%) Microservices
15 61 (5.29%) Unit Testing
16 60 (5.20%) BDD
17 52 (4.51%) CRM
17 52 (4.51%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 568 (49.26%) JavaScript
2 515 (44.67%) SQL
3 134 (11.62%) Java
4 113 (9.80%) VB.NET
5 105 (9.11%) T-SQL
6 97 (8.41%) C++
7 54 (4.68%) Python
8 51 (4.42%) C
9 43 (3.73%) PowerShell
10 40 (3.47%) TypeScript
11 37 (3.21%) PHP
12 21 (1.82%) VB
13 19 (1.65%) Ruby
14 18 (1.56%) VBScript
15 16 (1.39%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.04%) Perl
17 10 (0.87%) Embedded C
17 10 (0.87%) XAML
17 10 (0.87%) XPath
18 9 (0.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 131 (11.36%) Degree
2 39 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 28 (2.43%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.65%) HND
6 18 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.69%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.69%) MCPD
8 7 (0.61%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.43%) ISEB
11 4 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.087%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.087%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.087%) MCSD
12 1 (0.087%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.04%) QA
2 9 (0.78%) IEC 61131
3 6 (0.52%) SLA
4 4 (0.35%) GDPR
5 2 (0.17%) HAZOP
5 2 (0.17%) IEC 62304
5 2 (0.17%) MISRA
5 2 (0.17%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.087%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.087%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.087%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 22 (1.91%) Docker
2 17 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.69%) Ansible
2 8 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (0.35%) Terraform
4 3 (0.26%) Puppet
5 2 (0.17%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.17%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.087%) Grafana
6 1 (0.087%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.087%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 366 (31.74%) Microsoft
2 64 (5.55%) Xamarin
3 45 (3.90%) Oracle
4 23 (1.99%) Atlassian
5 21 (1.82%) Google
6 18 (1.56%) UiPath
7 13 (1.13%) BT
8 10 (0.87%) Remedy
9 8 (0.69%) DevExpress
9 8 (0.69%) IBM
10 7 (0.61%) SAP
11 6 (0.52%) Blue Prism
11 6 (0.52%) Sencha
11 6 (0.52%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.43%) Hitachi
12 5 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.35%) Tableau
14 3 (0.26%) Informatica
14 3 (0.26%) Okta
15 2 (0.17%) Epicor