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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 13 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing C# 134 275 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.70% 22.75% 11.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.82% 40.03% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 128 265 114
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
519 687 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.19% 56.82% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 456 630 414
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 -15 47 £35,000 +6.06% 8
Newport -2 24 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Bridgend 0 17 £35,000 - 2
Rhondda Cynon Taff 0 13 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Torfaen -7 9 £36,000 +5.88% 2
Monmouthshire 0 7 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Neath Port Talbot +2 2 £35,500 -7.79%
Vale of Glamorgan 0 1 £37,500 +20.96%
Caerphilly - 1 £35,000 -
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 - 2
C#
Wales

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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#.

1 212 (74.65%) .NET
2 142 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 138 (48.59%) HTML
4 127 (44.72%) ASP.NET
5 123 (43.31%) JavaScript
6 121 (42.61%) Microsoft
7 114 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
8 113 (39.79%) CSS
9 107 (37.68%) MVC
10 93 (32.75%) SQL
11 73 (25.70%) WCF
12 72 (25.35%) .NET Framework
13 70 (24.65%) TDD
14 65 (22.89%) Java
15 63 (22.18%) Windows
16 59 (20.77%) OO
16 59 (20.77%) MS Excel
17 58 (20.42%) Visual Studio
18 57 (20.07%) jQuery
19 49 (17.25%) XML
20 48 (16.90%) WinForms
21 47 (16.55%) Scrum
22 44 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 41 (14.44%) NUnit
24 39 (13.73%) Web Development
25 38 (13.38%) PHP
26 35 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
27 34 (11.97%) VB.NET
28 33 (11.62%) Degree
29 32 (11.27%) HTML5

C#
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 13 (4.58%) SharePoint
1 13 (4.58%) Node.js
2 12 (4.23%) IIS
3 10 (3.52%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.82%) CMS
5 4 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.35%) Drupal
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 59 (20.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Visualfiles
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.23%) IaaS
2 12 (4.23%) PaaS
3 8 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.41%) Trello
4 4 (1.41%) Basecamp
4 4 (1.41%) SaaS
5 3 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.82%) Internet
2 5 (1.76%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.87%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (3.87%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.17%) MySQL
6 8 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.82%) CouchDB
6 8 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) QlikView
9 1 (0.35%) MS Access
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (20.42%) Visual Studio
2 41 (14.44%) NUnit
3 21 (7.39%) MSTest
3 21 (7.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (7.39%) Moq
4 10 (3.52%) JUnit
5 9 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.17%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (2.82%) Mockito
6 8 (2.82%) Gradle
6 8 (2.82%) Apache Ivy
6 8 (2.82%) Spock
6 8 (2.82%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.41%) Subversion
9 2 (0.70%) Ant
9 2 (0.70%) Xcode
10 1 (0.35%) Selenium
10 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (5.28%) Finance
2 10 (3.52%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.82%) Advertising
3 8 (2.82%) Games
4 7 (2.46%) Retail
5 5 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.41%) Law
7 3 (1.06%) Welsh Language
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 210 (73.94%) Developer
2 108 (38.03%) .NET Developer
3 44 (15.49%) C# Developer
3 44 (15.49%) Software Developer
4 30 (10.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (9.15%) Web Developer
5 26 (9.15%) Senior Developer
6 21 (7.39%) Software Engineer
7 16 (5.63%) Junior
8 15 (5.28%) Analyst
9 14 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (4.93%) Junior Developer
10 13 (4.58%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (4.23%) Java Developer
11 12 (4.23%) .NET Web Developer
12 11 (3.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (3.52%) Graduate
13 10 (3.52%) Applications Support
14 9 (3.17%) Test Analyst
14 9 (3.17%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (74.65%) .NET
2 138 (48.59%) HTML
3 127 (44.72%) ASP.NET
4 113 (39.79%) CSS
5 73 (25.70%) WCF
6 72 (25.35%) .NET Framework
7 57 (20.07%) jQuery
8 49 (17.25%) XML
9 48 (16.90%) WinForms
10 44 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 35 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (11.27%) HTML5
13 29 (10.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 28 (9.86%) Web Services
15 25 (8.80%) WPF
16 23 (8.10%) Ajax
17 21 (7.39%) XHTML
18 18 (6.34%) ASP.NET Web API
19 16 (5.63%) REST
20 9 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.87%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.82%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.11%) Open Source
5 6 (2.11%) GIS
6 5 (1.76%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.06%) iPhone
8 3 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.70%) iPad
9 2 (0.70%) EPoS
10 1 (0.35%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.35%) Blog
10 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.35%) User Experience
10 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 63 (22.18%) Windows
2 17 (5.99%) Linux
3 14 (4.93%) Android
4 13 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.46%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.76%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.06%) CentOS
7 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (37.68%) MVC
3 70 (24.65%) TDD
4 59 (20.77%) OO
5 47 (16.55%) Scrum
6 39 (13.73%) Web Development
7 27 (9.51%) Software Engineering
8 25 (8.80%) E-Commerce
9 21 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (7.39%) OOD
10 20 (7.04%) OOP
11 19 (6.69%) Waterfall
12 11 (3.87%) Product Management
12 11 (3.87%) Web Application Development
12 11 (3.87%) iOS Development
13 10 (3.52%) Android Development
13 10 (3.52%) Release Management
13 10 (3.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (3.52%) Dependency Injection
13 10 (3.52%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 123 (43.31%) JavaScript
2 93 (32.75%) SQL
3 65 (22.89%) Java
4 38 (13.38%) PHP
5 34 (11.97%) VB.NET
6 26 (9.15%) C++
7 21 (7.39%) VB
8 16 (5.63%) Python
9 14 (4.93%) T-SQL
9 14 (4.93%) Groovy
10 10 (3.52%) C
11 6 (2.11%) Perl
12 5 (1.76%) Ruby
12 5 (1.76%) VBA
13 4 (1.41%) Delphi
13 4 (1.41%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.41%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.06%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.06%) XAML
15 1 (0.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (11.62%) Degree
2 4 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.70%) MCSD
4 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.86%) QA
2 11 (3.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.06%) XenServer
1 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.70%) KVM
3 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) Puppet
1 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 121 (42.61%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.80%) Oracle
3 5 (1.76%) Sitecore
3 5 (1.76%) Sage
4 3 (1.06%) Google
4 3 (1.06%) Coverity
4 3 (1.06%) Wind River
4 3 (1.06%) VMware
4 3 (1.06%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.70%) Informatica
5 2 (0.70%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.35%) Sony
6 1 (0.35%) Apple
6 1 (0.35%) Remedy
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: Yesterday
Monmouthshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Glamorgan
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 22 days ago