The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 12 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 17.65% 39.13% 39.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 72.97% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 14
Average salary £36,250 £30,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.85% +27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
West 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 Swansea region.

Programming Languages Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 44.12% 53.62% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 32
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

C#
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

C# Salary Trend in Swansea

C#
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Swansea

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 16 (72.73%) HTML
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 11 (50.00%) HTML5
7 10 (45.45%) CSS
8 9 (40.91%) MVC
9 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (31.82%) Degree
10 7 (31.82%) jQuery
11 5 (22.73%) Scrum
11 5 (22.73%) OO
11 5 (22.73%) OOD
11 5 (22.73%) TDD
11 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (22.73%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
12 4 (18.18%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (18.18%) TypeScript
12 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (18.18%) WCF
12 4 (18.18%) Android
12 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
12 4 (18.18%) Computer Science

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) NCover
2 2 (9.09%) NUnit
2 2 (9.09%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 16 (72.73%) HTML
4 11 (50.00%) HTML5
5 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 4 (18.18%) WCF
10 3 (13.64%) Durandal
11 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (4.55%) Web Services
11 1 (4.55%) XML
11 1 (4.55%) Flash
11 1 (4.55%) XHTML
11 1 (4.55%) Ajax
11 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Android
1 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) OOD
4 4 (18.18%) B2B
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Content Management
7 1 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (4.55%) UX Design
7 1 (4.55%) Product Management
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (18.18%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft