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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 17 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 62 90 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.41% 14.83% 14.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.20% 29.03% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 61 84 50
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,500 £24,750
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
307 310 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.59% 51.07% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 280 270 157
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 94 (72.31%) .NET
2 80 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 69 (53.08%) ASP.NET
4 64 (49.23%) SQL Server
5 63 (48.46%) HTML
6 60 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 58 (44.62%) CSS
8 55 (42.31%) MVC
9 49 (37.69%) jQuery
10 40 (30.77%) Visual Studio
11 39 (30.00%) .NET Framework
12 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
13 30 (23.08%) OO
14 28 (21.54%) PHP
14 28 (21.54%) Java
15 27 (20.77%) WCF
15 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (20.00%) SQL
17 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (18.46%) Windows
18 24 (18.46%) TDD
19 23 (17.69%) WPF
19 23 (17.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 21 (16.15%) XHTML
21 20 (15.38%) Software Engineering
22 19 (14.62%) Degree
23 18 (13.85%) Web Development
23 18 (13.85%) Scrum
24 17 (13.08%) C++
25 14 (10.77%) Time Management

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.69%) IIS
3 6 (4.62%) CMS
4 5 (3.85%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.31%) Node.js
5 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.54%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.77%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.31%) SaaS
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.54%) Office 365
4 1 (0.77%) PaaS
4 1 (0.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) Internet
2 4 (3.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (49.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.31%) MySQL
5 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.31%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.08%) NUnit
4 3 (2.31%) Xcode
4 3 (2.31%) Subversion
4 3 (2.31%) JUnit
4 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (2.31%) Mockito
4 3 (2.31%) Gradle
4 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.31%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (1.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.77%) MSTest
6 1 (0.77%) Moq
General
1 7 (5.38%) Marketing
2 5 (3.85%) Advertising
2 5 (3.85%) Finance
3 3 (2.31%) Games
3 3 (2.31%) Law
3 3 (2.31%) Welsh Language
3 3 (2.31%) Retail
3 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (67.69%) Developer
2 26 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.69%) Software Developer
4 20 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 16 (12.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (11.54%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Web Developer
7 9 (6.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Junior
9 6 (4.62%) Technical Leader
9 6 (4.62%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.62%) Development Team Leader
9 6 (4.62%) Junior Developer
10 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.85%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (72.31%) .NET
2 69 (53.08%) ASP.NET
3 63 (48.46%) HTML
4 58 (44.62%) CSS
5 49 (37.69%) jQuery
6 39 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 27 (20.77%) WCF
8 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (17.69%) WPF
9 23 (17.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 21 (16.15%) XHTML
11 13 (10.00%) XML
12 10 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (6.15%) Web Services
13 8 (6.15%) Ajax
13 8 (6.15%) NHibernate
14 7 (5.38%) HTML5
15 6 (4.62%) LINQ
15 6 (4.62%) EDI
15 6 (4.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.92%) Client/Server
3 7 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.62%) GIS
5 5 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.54%) iPhone
9 1 (0.77%) Blog
9 1 (0.77%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.46%) Windows
2 9 (6.92%) Linux
3 8 (6.15%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.38%) Android
5 3 (2.31%) CentOS
5 3 (2.31%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.31%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (42.31%) MVC
2 30 (23.08%) OO
3 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.46%) TDD
5 20 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 18 (13.85%) Web Development
6 18 (13.85%) Scrum
7 14 (10.77%) Time Management
8 11 (8.46%) OOP
9 9 (6.92%) Project Management
10 8 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.38%) iOS Development
12 6 (4.62%) Web Application Development
12 6 (4.62%) Release Management
12 6 (4.62%) Configuration Management
12 6 (4.62%) Web Design
13 5 (3.85%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.85%) Android Development
14 4 (3.08%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (3.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 60 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 28 (21.54%) PHP
2 28 (21.54%) Java
3 26 (20.00%) SQL
4 17 (13.08%) C++
5 10 (7.69%) Python
5 10 (7.69%) VB
5 10 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.62%) Perl
8 4 (3.08%) XAML
8 4 (3.08%) Ruby
8 4 (3.08%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.31%) C
9 3 (2.31%) Groovy
9 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.77%) RPG
10 1 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.31%) XenServer
2 2 (1.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) Puppet
1 3 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.15%) Oracle
3 4 (3.08%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.31%) VMware
4 3 (2.31%) Google
4 3 (2.31%) Coverity
4 3 (2.31%) Wind River
4 3 (2.31%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.77%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.77%) Remedy
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