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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 16 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing C# 119 109 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.86% 11.58% 15.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.87% 25.12% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 112 108 143
Average salary £37,250 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.97% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
599 434 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.63% 46.12% 58.40%
Number of salaries quoted 518 377 499
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £26,571
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 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 31 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 +1 57 £37,250 +12.03% 3
Newport -5 17 £34,000 -15.00%
Monmouthshire +1 15 £40,000 +33.33%
Bridgend +1 11 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Torfaen -26 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Caerphilly - 4 £35,000 -
Glamorgan -6 2 £37,500 +36.36%
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £40,655 - 1
Neath Port Talbot 0 1 £39,500 +5.33%
C#
Wales

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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#.

1 198 (84.62%) .NET
2 114 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 107 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (43.16%) SQL Server
5 94 (40.17%) MVC
6 86 (36.75%) HTML
7 85 (36.32%) Microsoft
8 78 (33.33%) CSS
9 74 (31.62%) JavaScript
10 71 (30.34%) SQL
11 65 (27.78%) Scrum
12 61 (26.07%) Windows
13 51 (21.79%) TDD
14 48 (20.51%) WCF
15 41 (17.52%) XML
16 39 (16.67%) WinForms
16 39 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 38 (16.24%) Web Services
18 37 (15.81%) VB.NET
18 37 (15.81%) MS Excel
18 37 (15.81%) .NET Framework
19 35 (14.96%) jQuery
20 32 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
21 30 (12.82%) Java
22 29 (12.39%) Ajax
22 29 (12.39%) MVVM
23 26 (11.11%) CRM
23 26 (11.11%) OOP
23 26 (11.11%) Software Engineering
23 26 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

C#
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (5.13%) IIS
2 11 (4.70%) CMS
3 8 (3.42%) Node.js
4 6 (2.56%) Umbraco
5 5 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.43%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.43%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (15.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.42%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.28%) SaaS
3 2 (0.85%) PaaS
3 2 (0.85%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.41%) HTTP
2 4 (1.71%) RFID
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) VPLS
3 1 (0.43%) Broadband
3 1 (0.43%) LAN
3 1 (0.43%) WAN
3 1 (0.43%) DHCP
3 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.43%) SNMP
3 1 (0.43%) VPN
3 1 (0.43%) DNS
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) OSPF
3 1 (0.43%) BGP
3 1 (0.43%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (43.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.27%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.85%) MS Access
5 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) SSDT
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (8.55%) Visual Studio
3 19 (8.12%) NUnit
4 15 (6.41%) MSTest
4 15 (6.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (3.85%) Moq
6 6 (2.56%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.28%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.28%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.85%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.43%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.43%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.43%) Mocha
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.43%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.43%) Subversion
9 1 (0.43%) Selenium
9 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (10.26%) Finance
2 11 (4.70%) Marketing
3 10 (4.27%) Automotive
3 10 (4.27%) Electronics
3 10 (4.27%) Advertising
4 8 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.42%) Retail
5 6 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.28%) Games
6 3 (1.28%) Law
7 2 (0.85%) Legal
7 2 (0.85%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 193 (82.48%) Developer
2 86 (36.75%) .NET Developer
3 39 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 33 (14.10%) C# Developer
5 28 (11.97%) Senior Developer
6 15 (6.41%) Analyst
6 15 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (5.13%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 12 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
8 11 (4.70%) C++ Developer
9 10 (4.27%) CRM Developer
10 9 (3.85%) Test Analyst
11 8 (3.42%) Web Developer
11 8 (3.42%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.99%) Junior
12 7 (2.99%) Programmer
12 7 (2.99%) Junior Developer
12 7 (2.99%) Team Leader
12 7 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
12 7 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (84.62%) .NET
2 114 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 86 (36.75%) HTML
4 78 (33.33%) CSS
5 48 (20.51%) WCF
6 41 (17.52%) XML
7 39 (16.67%) WinForms
7 39 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (16.24%) Web Services
9 37 (15.81%) .NET Framework
10 35 (14.96%) jQuery
11 29 (12.39%) Ajax
12 23 (9.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (8.55%) REST
13 20 (8.55%) HTML5
14 16 (6.84%) WPF
15 15 (6.41%) Castle Windsor
16 12 (5.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 12 (5.13%) STL
16 12 (5.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.42%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (2.99%) iPad
6 7 (2.99%) iPhone
6 7 (2.99%) Tandem
7 6 (2.56%) DTV
8 5 (2.14%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.71%) Replication
9 4 (1.71%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.28%) Social Network
11 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.85%) Statistics
11 2 (0.85%) Blog
12 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.43%) Xbox
12 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 61 (26.07%) Windows
2 21 (8.97%) Apple iOS
3 19 (8.12%) Android
4 13 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
5 9 (3.85%) Linux
6 6 (2.56%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.85%) UNIX
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) CentOS
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (40.17%) MVC
3 65 (27.78%) Scrum
4 51 (21.79%) TDD
5 29 (12.39%) MVVM
6 26 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 26 (11.11%) CRM
6 26 (11.11%) OOP
7 20 (8.55%) OO
8 17 (7.26%) Web Application Development
9 14 (5.98%) Unit Testing
10 13 (5.56%) Mobile Development
10 13 (5.56%) OOD
11 11 (4.70%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.70%) Test Automation
11 11 (4.70%) BDD
12 10 (4.27%) Automated Testing
12 10 (4.27%) Web Development
13 9 (3.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.62%) JavaScript
2 71 (30.34%) SQL
3 37 (15.81%) VB.NET
4 30 (12.82%) Java
5 23 (9.83%) C++
6 19 (8.12%) XAML
7 18 (7.69%) VB
8 17 (7.26%) Objective-C
9 15 (6.41%) C
9 15 (6.41%) T-SQL
10 13 (5.56%) Python
11 11 (4.70%) Ruby
12 10 (4.27%) PHP
13 5 (2.14%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.14%) Perl
14 4 (1.71%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.71%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.71%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (10.26%) Degree
2 10 (4.27%) ISEB
3 8 (3.42%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.28%) MCP
5 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.43%) CCNA
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.40%) QA
2 6 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.71%) Firmware
2 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) XenServer
3 1 (0.43%) KVM
3 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Puppet
1 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 85 (36.32%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.69%) Xamarin
3 14 (5.98%) Oracle
4 6 (2.56%) SAP
4 6 (2.56%) TOWER Software
4 6 (2.56%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.71%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.71%) LexisNexis
5 4 (1.71%) Twitter
6 3 (1.28%) Facebook
6 3 (1.28%) Telerik
7 2 (0.85%) VMware
8 1 (0.43%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) OpenText
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco
8 1 (0.43%) Citrix
8 1 (0.43%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cas-gwent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Vale of Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 33k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Vale of Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £23k - 29k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Control 2K Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Oxford Computer Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago