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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 17 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 62 86 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.54% 14.53% 13.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.06% 28.10% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 60 82 46
Average salary £33,250 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,600 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
309 306 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.54% 51.69% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 280 268 156
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,270 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 95 (72.52%) .NET
2 80 (61.07%) Microsoft
3 70 (53.44%) ASP.NET
4 66 (50.38%) SQL Server
5 65 (49.62%) HTML
6 59 (45.04%) JavaScript
7 58 (44.27%) CSS
8 54 (41.22%) MVC
9 51 (38.93%) jQuery
10 40 (30.53%) Visual Studio
11 38 (29.01%) .NET Framework
12 35 (26.72%) MS Excel
13 31 (23.66%) OO
14 30 (22.90%) PHP
15 29 (22.14%) Java
15 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (20.61%) WCF
16 27 (20.61%) SQL
17 26 (19.85%) TDD
18 25 (19.08%) ASP.NET MVC
19 24 (18.32%) Windows
20 23 (17.56%) WPF
20 23 (17.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 21 (16.03%) XHTML
22 20 (15.27%) Web Development
22 20 (15.27%) Degree
22 20 (15.27%) Software Engineering
23 18 (13.74%) Scrum
24 17 (12.98%) C++
25 13 (9.92%) Time Management

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 12 (9.16%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.63%) IIS
3 6 (4.58%) CMS
4 5 (3.82%) Umbraco
4 5 (3.82%) Node.js
4 5 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.53%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 35 (26.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.29%) SaaS
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.53%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Internet
2 4 (3.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (50.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.82%) MySQL
3 5 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.82%) CouchDB
3 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (30.53%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.82%) JUnit
3 5 (3.82%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.82%) Mockito
3 5 (3.82%) Gradle
3 5 (3.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.82%) Apache Ivy
4 4 (3.05%) NUnit
5 3 (2.29%) Subversion
5 3 (2.29%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.53%) Xcode
7 1 (0.76%) MSTest
7 1 (0.76%) Moq
General
1 7 (5.34%) Marketing
2 5 (3.82%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Advertising
3 4 (3.05%) Law
4 3 (2.29%) Games
4 3 (2.29%) Retail
4 3 (2.29%) Welsh Language
4 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (67.94%) Developer
2 27 (20.61%) .NET Developer
3 24 (18.32%) Software Developer
4 19 (14.50%) C# Developer
5 15 (11.45%) Software Engineer
5 15 (11.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (6.87%) Analyst
6 9 (6.87%) Test Analyst
6 9 (6.87%) Web Developer
6 9 (6.87%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Junior
8 6 (4.58%) Team Leader
8 6 (4.58%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (4.58%) Junior Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.82%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.82%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (72.52%) .NET
2 70 (53.44%) ASP.NET
3 65 (49.62%) HTML
4 58 (44.27%) CSS
5 51 (38.93%) jQuery
6 38 (29.01%) .NET Framework
7 27 (20.61%) WCF
8 25 (19.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (17.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 23 (17.56%) WPF
10 21 (16.03%) XHTML
11 13 (9.92%) XML
12 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (6.87%) HTML5
14 8 (6.11%) Ajax
14 8 (6.11%) Web Services
15 7 (5.34%) NHibernate
16 6 (4.58%) EDI
16 6 (4.58%) JSON
16 6 (4.58%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.87%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.58%) GIS
3 6 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.82%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.53%) iPhone
8 1 (0.76%) Blog
8 1 (0.76%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.32%) Windows
2 11 (8.40%) Linux
3 6 (4.58%) Android
3 6 (4.58%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.29%) CentOS
5 2 (1.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.22%) MVC
2 31 (23.66%) OO
3 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (19.85%) TDD
5 20 (15.27%) Software Engineering
5 20 (15.27%) Web Development
6 18 (13.74%) Scrum
7 13 (9.92%) Time Management
8 10 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.63%) OOP
9 8 (6.11%) Project Management
9 8 (6.11%) Release Management
10 6 (4.58%) Web Design
10 6 (4.58%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.58%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.58%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.82%) Android Development
11 5 (3.82%) iOS Development
11 5 (3.82%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.05%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 59 (45.04%) JavaScript
2 30 (22.90%) PHP
3 29 (22.14%) Java
4 27 (20.61%) SQL
5 17 (12.98%) C++
6 10 (7.63%) VB
6 10 (7.63%) VB.NET
6 10 (7.63%) Python
7 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.58%) Perl
9 5 (3.82%) Groovy
10 4 (3.05%) XAML
10 4 (3.05%) Ruby
11 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.29%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.29%) C
12 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.76%) RPG
Qualifications
1 20 (15.27%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.29%) XenServer
2 2 (1.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Puppet
1 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (61.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle
3 4 (3.05%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.29%) Coverity
4 3 (2.29%) Wind River
4 3 (2.29%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.29%) VMware
4 3 (2.29%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) Remedy
5 1 (0.76%) TOWER Software
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