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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 11 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 12.09% 48.81% 38.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.35% 68.33% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 13
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £35,500 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
34 60 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 37.36% 71.43% 70.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 59 27
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,600 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 (86.96%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
4 13 (56.52%) HTML
4 13 (56.52%) SQL
5 12 (52.17%) CSS
5 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (52.17%) WCF
6 11 (47.83%) WinForms
7 10 (43.48%) MVC
7 10 (43.48%) Windows
7 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
8 8 (34.78%) WPF
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (30.43%) XML
10 6 (26.09%) XSLT
10 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
10 6 (26.09%) GIS
10 6 (26.09%) Mercurial
10 6 (26.09%) Silverlight
10 6 (26.09%) LINQ
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (26.09%) Android

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (26.09%) Mercurial
2 4 (17.39%) NUnit
3 2 (8.70%) CruiseControl
3 2 (8.70%) NCover
3 2 (8.70%) MSTest
3 2 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (8.70%) Moq
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Automated Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
3 13 (56.52%) HTML
4 12 (52.17%) WCF
4 12 (52.17%) CSS
5 11 (47.83%) WinForms
6 8 (34.78%) WPF
7 7 (30.43%) XML
8 6 (26.09%) XSLT
8 6 (26.09%) Silverlight
8 6 (26.09%) LINQ
8 6 (26.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (21.74%) jQuery
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (8.70%) HTML5
11 2 (8.70%) Spring.NET
11 2 (8.70%) Castle Windsor
11 2 (8.70%) Ninject
11 2 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
1 6 (26.09%) GIS
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Android
2 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) Android Development
3 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Kanban
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) OOD
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Content Management
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (8.70%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.35%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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