The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 15 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 124 104 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.32% 12.43% 14.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.73% 27.15% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 118 99 124
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
C#
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
662 383 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 55.07% 45.76% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 583 332 480
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

C#
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

C# Salary Trend in South Wales

C#
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in South Wales

C#
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff 0 66 £37,500 +10.29% 15
Newport -5 17 £34,000 -15.00% 5
Monmouthshire +1 14 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Bridgend +4 9 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Torfaen -24 6 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Caerphilly - 3 £35,000 - 1
Neath Port Talbot 0 2 £39,500 +5.33%
Glamorgan -4 2 £37,500 +36.36%
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £40,655 -
C#
Wales

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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#.

1 197 (81.07%) .NET
2 116 (47.74%) ASP.NET
3 107 (44.03%) SQL Server
4 104 (42.80%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (39.51%) MVC
6 90 (37.04%) HTML
7 80 (32.92%) SQL
8 78 (32.10%) Microsoft
9 76 (31.28%) CSS
10 73 (30.04%) JavaScript
11 59 (24.28%) TDD
12 56 (23.05%) Scrum
13 51 (20.99%) Windows
14 45 (18.52%) WCF
15 41 (16.87%) Java
15 41 (16.87%) .NET Framework
15 41 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (16.46%) Web Services
17 37 (15.23%) XML
17 37 (15.23%) jQuery
18 36 (14.81%) MS Excel
19 35 (14.40%) WinForms
20 32 (13.17%) VB.NET
21 31 (12.76%) OOP
22 29 (11.93%) Software Engineering
23 27 (11.11%) MVVM
24 26 (10.70%) HTML5
24 26 (10.70%) Ajax
24 26 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
25 25 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server

C#
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (4.94%) CMS
2 11 (4.53%) Node.js
3 10 (4.12%) IIS
4 6 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.47%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.41%) LiveLink
Applications
1 36 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.29%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.41%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.65%) SaaS
4 3 (1.23%) PaaS
4 3 (1.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.17%) HTTP
2 1 (0.41%) VPLS
2 1 (0.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) RFID
2 1 (0.41%) Firewall
2 1 (0.41%) VPN
2 1 (0.41%) DNS
2 1 (0.41%) LAN
2 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (44.03%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (3.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.65%) MySQL
5 4 (1.65%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.65%) CouchDB
5 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.65%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.82%) MS Access
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 25 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (9.05%) Visual Studio
3 20 (8.23%) NUnit
4 15 (6.17%) MSTest
5 13 (5.35%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (4.12%) Git (software)
7 9 (3.70%) Moq
8 4 (1.65%) JUnit
8 4 (1.65%) Gradle
8 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.65%) Mockito
8 4 (1.65%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (1.65%) Spock
9 3 (1.23%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.23%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.41%) PhantomJS
11 1 (0.41%) StyleCop
11 1 (0.41%) Mocha
General
1 20 (8.23%) Finance
2 11 (4.53%) Advertising
3 10 (4.12%) Automotive
4 8 (3.29%) Retail
4 8 (3.29%) Marketing
5 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.47%) Electronics
5 6 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.23%) Games
6 3 (1.23%) Law
7 2 (0.82%) Legal
7 2 (0.82%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 199 (81.89%) Developer
2 85 (34.98%) .NET Developer
3 44 (18.11%) Software Developer
4 30 (12.35%) C# Developer
5 29 (11.93%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (6.17%) Analyst
8 14 (5.76%) C++ Developer
9 12 (4.94%) Windows Mobile Developer
9 12 (4.94%) Mobile Developer
10 9 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (3.29%) Test Analyst
11 8 (3.29%) Web Developer
11 8 (3.29%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.29%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (3.29%) Team Leader
11 8 (3.29%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (2.88%) CRM Developer
12 7 (2.88%) C Developer
12 7 (2.88%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (81.07%) .NET
2 116 (47.74%) ASP.NET
3 90 (37.04%) HTML
4 76 (31.28%) CSS
5 45 (18.52%) WCF
6 41 (16.87%) .NET Framework
6 41 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (16.46%) Web Services
8 37 (15.23%) XML
8 37 (15.23%) jQuery
9 35 (14.40%) WinForms
10 26 (10.70%) HTML5
10 26 (10.70%) Ajax
11 25 (10.29%) REST
12 21 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (6.17%) STL
13 15 (6.17%) Qt
13 15 (6.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 14 (5.76%) WPF
15 13 (5.35%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.29%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.47%) iPhone
6 6 (2.47%) Tandem
6 6 (2.47%) iPad
7 5 (2.06%) DTV
8 4 (1.65%) Replication
8 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.82%) Blog
9 2 (0.82%) Social Network
9 2 (0.82%) Statistics
10 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.41%) Xbox
10 1 (0.41%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 51 (20.99%) Windows
2 21 (8.64%) Apple iOS
3 18 (7.41%) Android
4 13 (5.35%) Windows Mobile
5 9 (3.70%) Linux
6 3 (1.23%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.82%) UNIX
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (42.80%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (39.51%) MVC
3 59 (24.28%) TDD
4 56 (23.05%) Scrum
5 31 (12.76%) OOP
6 29 (11.93%) Software Engineering
7 27 (11.11%) MVVM
8 26 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (9.05%) OO
9 22 (9.05%) CRM
10 17 (7.00%) Unit Testing
11 16 (6.58%) Web Application Development
12 15 (6.17%) Web Development
13 14 (5.76%) OOD
14 13 (5.35%) BDD
14 13 (5.35%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.29%) Automated Testing
16 7 (2.88%) Coaching
16 7 (2.88%) Dependency Injection
16 7 (2.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 80 (32.92%) SQL
2 73 (30.04%) JavaScript
3 41 (16.87%) Java
4 32 (13.17%) VB.NET
5 24 (9.88%) C++
6 19 (7.82%) XAML
7 17 (7.00%) T-SQL
7 17 (7.00%) VB
7 17 (7.00%) Objective-C
8 15 (6.17%) C
9 14 (5.76%) PHP
10 10 (4.12%) Python
11 9 (3.70%) Ruby
12 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.65%) Groovy
12 4 (1.65%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.82%) VBA
13 2 (0.82%) Perl
13 2 (0.82%) Delphi
13 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (9.88%) Degree
2 8 (3.29%) ISEB
2 8 (3.29%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.47%) VCP4
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.05%) QA
2 7 (2.88%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) KVM
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.41%) XenServer
1 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.41%) Oracle
3 14 (5.76%) Xamarin
4 7 (2.88%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.88%) TOWER Software
5 5 (2.06%) SAP
6 4 (1.65%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.65%) LexisNexis
7 3 (1.23%) Twitter
8 2 (0.82%) Informatica
8 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.82%) Telerik
8 2 (0.82%) Facebook
9 1 (0.41%) Google
9 1 (0.41%) Remedy
9 1 (0.41%) Sony
9 1 (0.41%) Open Text
9 1 (0.41%) VMware
9 1 (0.41%) Citrix
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chepstow
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great pension, flexible working
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 38k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chepstow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£38K + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Flexible hours, Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Bridgend
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago