Period
to 30 September 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 30 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
England > West Midlands
6 months to
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 362 1,076 1,365
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.29% 14.43% 15.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.42% 32.44% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 393 1,074 1,394
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 1,320 3,317 3,762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 52.09% 44.47% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,091 2,801 3,218
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -1 139 £50,000 +11.11% 44
Warwickshire -3 70 £42,500 -5.56% 16
Staffordshire -2 56 £45,000 +4.65% 17
Coventry -3 37 £45,000 -5.26% 16
Solihull -5 18 £52,250 -0.48% 1
Shropshire +2 9 £45,000 +2.86% 5
Worcestershire -16 9 £52,500 +50.00% 16
Wolverhampton +5 4 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Sutton Coldfield -1 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Walsall -4 2 £33,500 -21.18%
Herefordshire -8 1 £35,000 -17.65% 3
West Bromwich - 1 £31,500 -
C#
England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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#.

1 291 (80.39%) .NET
2 186 (51.38%) JavaScript
3 163 (45.03%) SQL
4 148 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (40.61%) SQL Server
6 143 (39.50%) Azure
7 133 (36.74%) ASP.NET
8 124 (34.25%) MVC
9 118 (32.60%) HTML
10 113 (31.22%) CSS
11 111 (30.66%) Microsoft
12 102 (28.18%) DevOps
13 98 (27.07%) AngularJS
14 97 (26.80%) .NET Framework
15 84 (23.20%) jQuery
16 80 (22.10%) .NET Core
17 71 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
18 68 (18.78%) Software Engineering
19 66 (18.23%) ASP.NET Web API
20 56 (15.47%) Mentoring
21 55 (15.19%) Git (software)
22 53 (14.64%) TDD
23 51 (14.09%) Entity Framework
23 51 (14.09%) Microservices
24 48 (13.26%) T-SQL
25 47 (12.98%) TypeScript
26 44 (12.15%) React
27 41 (11.33%) Web Development
28 40 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
29 38 (10.50%) Visual Studio

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 31 (8.56%) IIS
2 17 (4.70%) CMS
3 14 (3.87%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.59%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.66%) WordPress
7 5 (1.38%) Confluence
7 5 (1.38%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.83%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.83%) Kentico
8 3 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.55%) Jupyter
Applications
1 6 (1.66%) 3ds Max
2 2 (0.55%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (5.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) SAP MII
3 2 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.55%) Magento
3 2 (0.55%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.55%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.55%) SAP PP-PI
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 143 (39.50%) Azure
2 25 (6.91%) Power Platform
3 23 (6.35%) Dynamics 365
4 22 (6.08%) AWS
5 12 (3.31%) GitHub
5 12 (3.31%) Serverless
6 11 (3.04%) npm
7 10 (2.76%) PowerApps
8 6 (1.66%) Office 365
9 5 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.38%) SaaS
10 4 (1.10%) Power Automate
11 3 (0.83%) GCP
12 2 (0.55%) Azure LUIS
12 2 (0.55%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.55%) Logic Apps
13 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.28%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.28%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.31%) Internet
2 3 (0.83%) HTTP
2 3 (0.83%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 3 (0.83%) SMTP
2 3 (0.83%) SNMP
3 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.28%) Intranet
3 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (40.61%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.73%) MongoDB
3 23 (6.35%) NoSQL
4 13 (3.59%) Redis
4 13 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.04%) MySQL
5 11 (3.04%) Power BI
6 10 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (2.21%) Cosmos DB
8 8 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.93%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.38%) GIS
12 2 (0.55%) Big Data
12 2 (0.55%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.55%) QlikView
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 55 (15.19%) Git (software)
2 38 (10.50%) Visual Studio
3 25 (6.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 19 (5.25%) JIRA
5 18 (4.97%) Selenium
6 15 (4.14%) NUnit
6 15 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (3.59%) Postman
8 12 (3.31%) Subversion
9 9 (2.49%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.21%) gulp
10 8 (2.21%) jspm
10 8 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.93%) Moq
11 7 (1.93%) MSTest
12 6 (1.66%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.66%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.66%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.66%) Visual Studio Code
13 5 (1.38%) Appium
General
1 23 (6.35%) Finance
2 22 (6.08%) Games
3 14 (3.87%) Law
4 13 (3.59%) Marketing
5 12 (3.31%) Retail
6 10 (2.76%) Public Sector
7 7 (1.93%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.83%) Legal
10 2 (0.55%) Automotive
10 2 (0.55%) Back Office
10 2 (0.55%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.28%) Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 228 (62.98%) Developer
2 98 (27.07%) .NET Developer
3 78 (21.55%) Software Developer
4 68 (18.78%) C# Developer
5 58 (16.02%) Senior Developer
6 49 (13.54%) Full Stack Developer
7 37 (10.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (8.84%) .NET Software Developer
9 31 (8.56%) C# Software Developer
10 30 (8.29%) Software Engineer
11 26 (7.18%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (4.97%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 18 (4.97%) Web Developer
13 17 (4.70%) Angular Developer
14 16 (4.42%) .NET Software Engineer
15 14 (3.87%) Analyst
15 14 (3.87%) Lead Developer
16 13 (3.59%) Programmer
16 13 (3.59%) Senior Software Developer
17 11 (3.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (80.39%) .NET
2 133 (36.74%) ASP.NET
3 118 (32.60%) HTML
4 113 (31.22%) CSS
5 98 (27.07%) AngularJS
6 97 (26.80%) .NET Framework
7 84 (23.20%) jQuery
8 80 (22.10%) .NET Core
9 71 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 66 (18.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 51 (14.09%) Entity Framework
12 44 (12.15%) React
13 38 (10.50%) REST
14 35 (9.67%) Web Services
15 31 (8.56%) JSON
16 30 (8.29%) HTML5
17 29 (8.01%) WCF
18 27 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 25 (6.91%) Ajax
20 24 (6.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (3.59%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.31%) User Experience
6 10 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.38%) Robotics
8 4 (1.10%) Replication
9 3 (0.83%) AS400
9 3 (0.83%) PlayStation
9 3 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.55%) VLE
11 1 (0.28%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.28%) FMCG
11 1 (0.28%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.39%) Windows
2 6 (1.66%) Linux
3 5 (1.38%) Android
4 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (34.25%) MVC
3 102 (28.18%) DevOps
4 68 (18.78%) Software Engineering
5 56 (15.47%) Mentoring
6 53 (14.64%) TDD
7 51 (14.09%) Microservices
8 41 (11.33%) Web Development
9 40 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
10 36 (9.94%) SOLID
11 30 (8.29%) Scrum
11 30 (8.29%) Test Automation
12 28 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (6.63%) Unit Testing
14 23 (6.35%) CRM
15 22 (6.08%) BDD
16 19 (5.25%) Computer Science
16 19 (5.25%) SDLC
16 19 (5.25%) UML
17 17 (4.70%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 186 (51.38%) JavaScript
2 163 (45.03%) SQL
3 48 (13.26%) T-SQL
4 47 (12.98%) TypeScript
5 32 (8.84%) C++
5 32 (8.84%) Python
6 31 (8.56%) VB.NET
7 29 (8.01%) Java
8 17 (4.70%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.76%) Perl
10 9 (2.49%) PHP
10 9 (2.49%) VB
11 8 (2.21%) Go
12 7 (1.93%) C
13 6 (1.66%) MAXScript
14 5 (1.38%) Ruby
15 4 (1.10%) R
15 4 (1.10%) VB6
16 3 (0.83%) ES6
16 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (8.01%) Degree
2 13 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.04%) QA
2 3 (0.83%) GDPR
3 2 (0.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (9.67%) Docker
2 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Firmware
3 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (4.70%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.49%) MIIS
2 9 (2.49%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (2.21%) Terraform
4 2 (0.55%) Kibana
4 2 (0.55%) logstash
5 1 (0.28%) Grafana
Vendors
1 111 (30.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.66%) Oracle
2 6 (1.66%) ServiceNow
2 6 (1.66%) UiPath
2 6 (1.66%) Xamarin
3 5 (1.38%) ABBYY
3 5 (1.38%) Blue Prism
3 5 (1.38%) HubSpot
4 4 (1.10%) Automation Anywhere
4 4 (1.10%) Telerik
5 3 (0.83%) DevExpress
5 3 (0.83%) IBM
5 3 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.83%) SAP
5 3 (0.83%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.83%) VMware
6 2 (0.55%) jBASE
7 1 (0.28%) Google
7 1 (0.28%) Talend
7 1 (0.28%) WSO2