Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > West Midlands
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 587 1,194 1,690
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.59% 14.95% 17.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.30% 32.98% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 570 1,118 1,700
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £29,975 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,775 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 1,937 3,620 4,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 48.16% 45.33% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,659 2,884 3,783
Median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing C# as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for C# in the West Midlands

C#
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

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 5 July 2020. 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 +6 186 £47,500 +5.56% 26
Staffordshire 0 92 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Coventry +1 76 £45,000 - 17
Warwickshire -5 67 £47,000 +10.59% 15
Worcestershire +2 44 £40,000 +14.29% 8
Solihull -23 23 £53,000 +0.95% 3
Herefordshire -1 15 £45,000 - 5
Walsall -2 13 £43,750 +6.06% 1
Shropshire +12 10 £33,500 -23.43% 3
Wolverhampton +3 7 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Sutton Coldfield 0 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
C#
England

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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#.

1 405 (68.99%) .NET
2 243 (41.40%) JavaScript
3 214 (36.46%) SQL
4 211 (35.95%) Agile Software Development
5 198 (33.73%) ASP.NET
6 188 (32.03%) Azure
7 176 (29.98%) SQL Server
8 159 (27.09%) MVC
9 153 (26.06%) HTML
10 145 (24.70%) Microsoft
11 143 (24.36%) CSS
12 122 (20.78%) DevOps
13 120 (20.44%) .NET Framework
14 118 (20.10%) Software Engineering
15 114 (19.42%) AngularJS
16 102 (17.38%) Windows
16 102 (17.38%) .NET Core
17 94 (16.01%) Java
17 94 (16.01%) jQuery
18 86 (14.65%) TDD
19 82 (13.97%) Python
20 81 (13.80%) ASP.NET Web API
21 76 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
22 71 (12.10%) Mentoring
23 70 (11.93%) Web Development
24 68 (11.58%) Visual Studio
25 67 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
25 67 (11.41%) Microservices
26 65 (11.07%) Git (software)
27 60 (10.22%) C++

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 17 (2.90%) IIS
2 16 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.56%) CMS
3 15 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.19%) Confluence
6 6 (1.02%) Jupyter
7 5 (0.85%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.85%) WordPress
8 2 (0.34%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.17%) Kentico
9 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (1.53%) Chatbot
2 6 (1.02%) 3ds Max
2 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (1.02%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 188 (32.03%) Azure
2 54 (9.20%) AWS
3 24 (4.09%) Dynamics 365
4 20 (3.41%) Power Platform
5 15 (2.56%) Serverless
6 12 (2.04%) GitHub
6 12 (2.04%) PaaS
7 7 (1.19%) npm
7 7 (1.19%) PowerApps
8 6 (1.02%) SaaS
9 5 (0.85%) GCP
10 4 (0.68%) Office 365
11 3 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.34%) Azure LUIS
12 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.34%) Heroku
12 2 (0.34%) IaaS
13 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.75%) Internet
2 4 (0.68%) Skype
2 4 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.34%) 802.11
3 2 (0.34%) Firewall
3 2 (0.34%) FTP
3 2 (0.34%) HTTP
3 2 (0.34%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
3 2 (0.34%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.34%) SNMP
3 2 (0.34%) VPN
4 1 (0.17%) MQTT
4 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (29.98%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.13%) Relational Database
3 29 (4.94%) MongoDB
3 29 (4.94%) MySQL
4 26 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 25 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (2.21%) Power BI
8 11 (1.87%) Redis
9 8 (1.36%) Big Data
10 7 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (1.02%) BigQuery
11 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.85%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (11.58%) Visual Studio
2 65 (11.07%) Git (software)
3 23 (3.92%) JIRA
4 20 (3.41%) Jenkins
5 19 (3.24%) NUnit
5 19 (3.24%) Subversion
6 17 (2.90%) Selenium
7 16 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 14 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (2.21%) Moq
10 12 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (1.70%) MSTest
11 10 (1.70%) SpecFlow
12 8 (1.36%) Maven
12 8 (1.36%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.19%) WebDriver
14 5 (0.85%) Cypress.io
14 5 (0.85%) gulp
14 5 (0.85%) JMeter
14 5 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (7.50%) Finance
2 21 (3.58%) Retail
3 18 (3.07%) Games
4 11 (1.87%) Law
4 11 (1.87%) Public Sector
5 9 (1.53%) Legal
6 8 (1.36%) Automotive
6 8 (1.36%) Electronics
7 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.51%) Advertising
9 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.17%) Marketing
10 1 (0.17%) Military
10 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 375 (63.88%) Developer
2 117 (19.93%) .NET Developer
3 111 (18.91%) C# Developer
4 97 (16.52%) Software Developer
5 82 (13.97%) Senior Developer
6 72 (12.27%) Software Engineer
7 57 (9.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 46 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
9 42 (7.16%) Senior .NET Developer
10 32 (5.45%) Web Developer
11 31 (5.28%) Senior C# Developer
12 28 (4.77%) C# Software Developer
13 27 (4.60%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 24 (4.09%) .NET Software Developer
15 23 (3.92%) .NET Software Engineer
16 20 (3.41%) Senior Software Engineer
17 19 (3.24%) Graduate
18 18 (3.07%) Applications Developer
18 18 (3.07%) Technical Leader
19 17 (2.90%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (68.99%) .NET
2 198 (33.73%) ASP.NET
3 153 (26.06%) HTML
4 143 (24.36%) CSS
5 120 (20.44%) .NET Framework
6 114 (19.42%) AngularJS
7 102 (17.38%) .NET Core
8 94 (16.01%) jQuery
9 81 (13.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 67 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 60 (10.22%) React
12 49 (8.35%) Entity Framework
13 46 (7.84%) REST
14 39 (6.64%) HTML5
15 37 (6.30%) Web Services
16 35 (5.96%) WCF
17 32 (5.45%) Ajax
18 29 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 29 (4.94%) WinForms
19 26 (4.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.47%) Self-Motivation
3 35 (5.96%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (2.90%) User Experience
5 15 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.02%) Augmented Reality
8 6 (1.02%) Internet of Things
9 5 (0.85%) Public Cloud
9 5 (0.85%) Robotics
10 3 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.51%) SCADA
11 2 (0.34%) Analogue Electronics
11 2 (0.34%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.34%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.34%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.34%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.34%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 102 (17.38%) Windows
2 59 (10.05%) Linux
3 11 (1.87%) Android
3 11 (1.87%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.85%) Windows 8
5 5 (0.85%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.68%) SafeRTOS
6 4 (0.68%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.34%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (35.95%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (27.09%) MVC
3 122 (20.78%) DevOps
4 118 (20.10%) Software Engineering
5 86 (14.65%) TDD
6 76 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
7 71 (12.10%) Mentoring
8 70 (11.93%) Web Development
9 67 (11.41%) Microservices
10 55 (9.37%) OO
10 55 (9.37%) Scrum
10 55 (9.37%) Unit Testing
11 53 (9.03%) Test Automation
12 48 (8.18%) SOLID
13 42 (7.16%) BDD
14 39 (6.64%) OOP
15 35 (5.96%) Computer Science
16 34 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (5.79%) E-Commerce
17 32 (5.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 243 (41.40%) JavaScript
2 214 (36.46%) SQL
3 94 (16.01%) Java
4 82 (13.97%) Python
5 60 (10.22%) C++
6 59 (10.05%) T-SQL
7 53 (9.03%) TypeScript
8 45 (7.67%) VB.NET
9 36 (6.13%) C
10 20 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 16 (2.73%) Go
12 13 (2.21%) PHP
13 10 (1.70%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.02%) Dart
14 6 (1.02%) Erlang
14 6 (1.02%) MAXScript
14 6 (1.02%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.02%) Ruby
14 6 (1.02%) VBA
15 5 (0.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 49 (8.35%) Degree
2 13 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (1.02%) PhD
7 3 (0.51%) ISEB
8 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.43%) QA
2 5 (0.85%) SLA
3 4 (0.68%) GDPR
4 2 (0.34%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) GxP
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) MISRA
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (3.92%) Docker
2 4 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.68%) Firmware
3 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.36%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.34%) Ansible
2 2 (0.34%) Nessus
2 2 (0.34%) Nmap
2 2 (0.34%) Puppet
2 2 (0.34%) Terraform
3 1 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.17%) Grafana
3 1 (0.17%) MIIS
Vendors
1 145 (24.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (1.70%) Blue Prism
2 10 (1.70%) Oracle
2 10 (1.70%) UiPath
2 10 (1.70%) Xamarin
3 5 (0.85%) Automation Anywhere
3 5 (0.85%) Google
4 4 (0.68%) Intel
4 4 (0.68%) Telerik
5 3 (0.51%) Databricks
6 2 (0.34%) Cisco
6 2 (0.34%) EMC
6 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.34%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.17%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.17%) Facebook
7 1 (0.17%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.17%) Talend
7 1 (0.17%) Twitter
7 1 (0.17%) WSO2