The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 18 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing C# 64 67 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.61% 10.21% 20.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.85% 24.54% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 66 107
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £26,043
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
307 273 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.10% 41.62% 56.38%
Number of salaries quoted 257 232 288
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

C#
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Cardiff region.

C# Salary Trend in Cardiff

C#
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 100 (79.37%) .NET
2 66 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 57 (45.24%) SQL
3 57 (45.24%) SQL Server
4 56 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 51 (40.48%) HTML
6 50 (39.68%) JavaScript
7 42 (33.33%) MVC
8 40 (31.75%) Scrum
8 40 (31.75%) Windows
9 36 (28.57%) CSS
10 32 (25.40%) MS Excel
11 28 (22.22%) TDD
12 27 (21.43%) WCF
13 26 (20.63%) CRM
13 26 (20.63%) T-SQL
14 22 (17.46%) XML
15 21 (16.67%) Degree
15 21 (16.67%) MVVM
16 19 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (14.29%) .NET Framework
17 18 (14.29%) jQuery
18 17 (13.49%) XAML
18 17 (13.49%) QA
18 17 (13.49%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (13.49%) AngularJS
19 15 (11.90%) Apple iOS
19 15 (11.90%) HTTP
20 14 (11.11%) Web Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.94%) IIS
2 8 (6.35%) CMS
3 5 (3.97%) Node.js
4 3 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.38%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 32 (25.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.94%) MS Office
3 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.90%) HTTP
2 4 (3.17%) RFID
3 3 (2.38%) DHCP
3 3 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.38%) OSPF
3 3 (2.38%) BGP
3 3 (2.38%) Broadband
3 3 (2.38%) SNMP
3 3 (2.38%) VRRP
4 2 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.59%) GPON
4 2 (1.59%) 802.11
5 1 (0.79%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) DNS
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
5 1 (0.79%) Firewall
5 1 (0.79%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.38%) Big Data
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (9.52%) NUnit
2 12 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.17%) StyleCop
6 3 (2.38%) Subversion
6 3 (2.38%) MSTest
6 3 (2.38%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.59%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 10 (7.94%) Finance
1 10 (7.94%) Automotive
2 6 (4.76%) Marketing
2 6 (4.76%) Retail
3 5 (3.97%) Advertising
4 4 (3.17%) Electronics
5 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.59%) Back Office
6 2 (1.59%) Games
6 2 (1.59%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 102 (80.95%) Developer
2 57 (45.24%) .NET Developer
3 18 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 15 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.32%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.52%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 12 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Sitecore Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Web Team Leader
10 4 (3.17%) Software Manager
10 4 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Development Manager
10 4 (3.17%) Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (3.17%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.38%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (79.37%) .NET
2 66 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 51 (40.48%) HTML
4 36 (28.57%) CSS
5 27 (21.43%) WCF
6 22 (17.46%) XML
7 19 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 18 (14.29%) jQuery
9 17 (13.49%) AngularJS
10 14 (11.11%) Web Services
11 13 (10.32%) REST
12 12 (9.52%) WinForms
13 10 (7.94%) Entity Framework
14 9 (7.14%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (7.14%) MonoRail
14 9 (7.14%) NHibernate
15 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.14%) Tandem
4 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.97%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.17%) Web 2.0
8 3 (2.38%) Replication
8 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.59%) iPhone
9 2 (1.59%) Blog
9 2 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.79%) NHS
10 1 (0.79%) Open Source
10 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.75%) Windows
2 15 (11.90%) Apple iOS
3 13 (10.32%) Windows Mobile
4 11 (8.73%) Linux
5 6 (4.76%) Android
6 4 (3.17%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.33%) MVC
3 40 (31.75%) Scrum
4 28 (22.22%) TDD
5 26 (20.63%) CRM
6 21 (16.67%) MVVM
7 13 (10.32%) Mobile Development
8 11 (8.73%) OO
8 11 (8.73%) Software Engineering
9 10 (7.94%) Unit Testing
9 10 (7.94%) OOP
10 9 (7.14%) Web Application Development
11 8 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.56%) Automation Testing
13 6 (4.76%) Web Development
13 6 (4.76%) BDD
13 6 (4.76%) UML
14 5 (3.97%) Web Design
14 5 (3.97%) Time Management
14 5 (3.97%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (45.24%) SQL
2 50 (39.68%) JavaScript
3 26 (20.63%) T-SQL
4 17 (13.49%) XAML
5 14 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 13 (10.32%) PHP
6 13 (10.32%) Objective-C
6 13 (10.32%) Ruby
7 12 (9.52%) Java
7 12 (9.52%) Python
8 10 (7.94%) C++
9 9 (7.14%) VB
10 8 (6.35%) Perl
11 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.17%) TypeScript
11 4 (3.17%) Embedded C
11 4 (3.17%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.17%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.17%) C
12 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) CCNA
2 3 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.59%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.49%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) Firmware
2 1 (0.79%) XenServer
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Puppet
1 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) Oracle
3 8 (6.35%) Sitecore
4 6 (4.76%) TOWER Software
5 3 (2.38%) Cisco
5 3 (2.38%) LexisNexis
6 2 (1.59%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.59%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.79%) Citrix
7 1 (0.79%) VMware
7 1 (0.79%) Twitter
7 1 (0.79%) Google
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