The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 15 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 7 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 7.61% 34.38% 41.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.58% 45.21% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 33 17
Average salary £26,750 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £40,000 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 73 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 33.70% 76.04% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 71 29
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,600 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
West Wales

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#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 57 (95.00%) .NET
2 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
3 40 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 35 (58.33%) WinForms
5 25 (41.67%) MVC
5 25 (41.67%) Visual Studio
6 23 (38.33%) Windows
7 20 (33.33%) CSS
7 20 (33.33%) HTML
7 20 (33.33%) SQL
8 18 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 18 (30.00%) WCF
9 16 (26.67%) WPF
9 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 16 (26.67%) OO
9 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 13 (21.67%) Android
11 11 (18.33%) Web Application Development
12 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 10 (16.67%) XML
13 9 (15.00%) XSLT
13 9 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (15.00%) Blackberry
13 9 (15.00%) Web Services
13 9 (15.00%) Oracle
13 9 (15.00%) NUnit
13 9 (15.00%) GIS
13 9 (15.00%) Apple iOS
13 9 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.33%) MySQL
4 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (15.00%) NUnit
2 9 (15.00%) Mercurial
3 7 (11.67%) MSTest
3 7 (11.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (11.67%) Moq
4 4 (6.67%) Xcode
5 2 (3.33%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.33%) NCover
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Developer
2 34 (56.67%) .NET Developer
3 26 (43.33%) C# Developer
4 22 (36.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (21.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Junior
7 7 (11.67%) Junior Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Test Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Automated Test Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Lead Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Programmer
11 3 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (95.00%) .NET
2 40 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 35 (58.33%) WinForms
4 20 (33.33%) CSS
4 20 (33.33%) HTML
5 18 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 18 (30.00%) WCF
6 16 (26.67%) WPF
7 10 (16.67%) XML
8 9 (15.00%) XSLT
8 9 (15.00%) Web Services
8 9 (15.00%) Silverlight
8 9 (15.00%) LINQ
8 9 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (11.67%) Castle Windsor
9 7 (11.67%) Ninject
9 7 (11.67%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (11.67%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Blackberry
1 9 (15.00%) GIS
2 7 (11.67%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 13 (21.67%) Android
3 9 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) MVC
2 16 (26.67%) OO
3 11 (18.33%) Web Application Development
4 9 (15.00%) Android Development
4 9 (15.00%) iOS Development
5 8 (13.33%) Scrum
6 7 (11.67%) TDD
6 7 (11.67%) OOP
6 7 (11.67%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (11.67%) MVVM
6 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
6 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.67%) Kanban
7 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.67%) Web Development
8 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.67%) Low Latency
9 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) SQL
2 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
4 5 (8.33%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) C++
5 4 (6.67%) Perl
5 4 (6.67%) PHP
5 4 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) ISEB
2 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
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