The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 18 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 3 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 4.55% 19.35% 21.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 21.43% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 11
Average salary £34,000 £35,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% +2.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
South 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 Torfaen region.

Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 56 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 69.70% 90.32% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 43
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

C#
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

C# Salary Trend in Torfaen

C#
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cwmbran -10 2 £34,000 -4.22%
C#
South Wales

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) Java
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 3 (37.50%) MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (37.50%) WCF
6 3 (37.50%) SDLC
7 2 (25.00%) QA
7 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (25.00%) ISEB
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) IIS
7 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) VB
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) SSDT
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
3 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scalability Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Telerik