Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 243 198 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.57% 14.69% 15.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.52% 29.25% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 196 181 286
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% +4.29% -5.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £50,000 £49,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.78%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 883 677 1,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 56.57% 50.22% 53.22%
Number of salaries quoted 742 602 941
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for C# 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# in South Wales.

Salary trend for C# in South Wales

C#
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in South Wales over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C# in South Wales

C#
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 189 £41,500 +18.57% 49
Newport 0 31 £46,250 +15.63% 10
Bridgend 0 10 £32,750 -12.67% 6
Caerphilly +2 5 £44,000 +32.33%
Vale of Glamorgan 0 3 - -
Neath Port Talbot +2 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Torfaen -8 1 £35,000 -6.67% 3
C#
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for C#.

1 195 (80.25%) .NET
2 126 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 123 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (37.86%) SQL Server
5 80 (32.92%) SQL
6 79 (32.51%) HTML
7 71 (29.22%) ASP.NET
8 69 (28.40%) Software Engineering
9 66 (27.16%) CSS
9 66 (27.16%) AngularJS
10 57 (23.46%) Finance
10 57 (23.46%) XML
10 57 (23.46%) Microsoft Azure
11 55 (22.63%) Microsoft
11 55 (22.63%) MVC
12 54 (22.22%) TDD
13 51 (20.99%) Scrum
14 40 (16.46%) Fintech
14 40 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 39 (16.05%) React
16 37 (15.23%) Mentoring
16 37 (15.23%) Amazon AWS
17 34 (13.99%) Java
18 32 (13.17%) OO
18 32 (13.17%) HTML5
18 32 (13.17%) Test Automation
19 31 (12.76%) .NET Framework
19 31 (12.76%) jQuery
19 31 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
20 28 (11.52%) Selenium

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.29%) IIS
4 6 (2.47%) WordPress
5 5 (2.06%) Confluence
6 4 (1.65%) Anypoint
6 4 (1.65%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (23.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (15.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.70%) Serverless
4 8 (3.29%) npm
5 6 (2.47%) SaaS
6 3 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.23%) Office 365
6 3 (1.23%) PaaS
7 2 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.06%) SSL
2 2 (0.82%) HTTP
2 2 (0.82%) Internet
2 2 (0.82%) WAN
3 1 (0.41%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.41%) IPv4
3 1 (0.41%) IPv6
3 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (37.86%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.29%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.53%) MySQL
4 10 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.06%) Cosmos DB
7 5 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.23%) SQLite
10 2 (0.82%) Big Data
10 2 (0.82%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (11.52%) Selenium
3 26 (10.70%) Git (software)
4 21 (8.64%) Visual Studio
5 13 (5.35%) SoapUI
6 11 (4.53%) JMeter
7 10 (4.12%) JIRA
8 8 (3.29%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.29%) gulp
8 8 (3.29%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (3.29%) webpack
9 6 (2.47%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.06%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.23%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.82%) Grunt
13 2 (0.82%) MbUnit
13 2 (0.82%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.82%) MSTest
13 2 (0.82%) NUnit
General
1 57 (23.46%) Finance
2 17 (7.00%) Marketing
3 15 (6.17%) Advertising
3 15 (6.17%) Games
4 10 (4.12%) Welsh Language
5 8 (3.29%) Law
6 7 (2.88%) Automotive
7 6 (2.47%) Retail
8 5 (2.06%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.06%) Back Office
8 5 (2.06%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.23%) Legal
10 2 (0.82%) Electronics
10 2 (0.82%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.41%) Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 150 (61.73%) Developer
2 68 (27.98%) .NET Developer
3 60 (24.69%) C# Developer
4 47 (19.34%) Software Developer
4 47 (19.34%) Software Engineer
5 44 (18.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (10.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 21 (8.64%) C# Software Developer
8 19 (7.82%) Web Developer
9 18 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
10 16 (6.58%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Senior Developer
12 11 (4.53%) Java Engineer
13 10 (4.12%) Azure Developer
13 10 (4.12%) QA Engineer
13 10 (4.12%) SQL Developer
14 9 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
15 7 (2.88%) Graduate
15 7 (2.88%) Junior
15 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (80.25%) .NET
2 79 (32.51%) HTML
3 71 (29.22%) ASP.NET
4 66 (27.16%) AngularJS
4 66 (27.16%) CSS
5 57 (23.46%) XML
6 39 (16.05%) React
7 32 (13.17%) HTML5
8 31 (12.76%) .NET Framework
8 31 (12.76%) jQuery
9 27 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
10 26 (10.70%) REST
11 25 (10.29%) SOAP
12 23 (9.47%) Web Services
13 22 (9.05%) .NET Core
13 22 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (8.23%) Sass
15 19 (7.82%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (7.82%) JSON
16 17 (7.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.46%) Fintech
2 17 (7.00%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (6.58%) Digital Media
4 12 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.65%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.82%) NHS
7 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.41%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.41%) User Experience
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.47%) Windows
2 5 (2.06%) Linux
3 3 (1.23%) Unix
4 2 (0.82%) Android
4 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.41%) VMS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (28.40%) Software Engineering
3 55 (22.63%) MVC
4 54 (22.22%) TDD
5 51 (20.99%) Scrum
6 37 (15.23%) Mentoring
7 32 (13.17%) OO
7 32 (13.17%) Test Automation
8 31 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
9 28 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (10.70%) Web Development
11 21 (8.64%) DevOps
12 20 (8.23%) BDD
12 20 (8.23%) Decision-Making
13 19 (7.82%) Microservices
13 19 (7.82%) Technical Leadership
14 18 (7.41%) Machine Learning
15 17 (7.00%) Artificial Intelligence
16 16 (6.58%) E-Commerce
16 16 (6.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 80 (32.92%) SQL
3 34 (13.99%) Java
4 28 (11.52%) Python
5 20 (8.23%) PHP
6 19 (7.82%) TypeScript
7 18 (7.41%) C++
8 16 (6.58%) VB.NET
9 13 (5.35%) T-SQL
10 11 (4.53%) Go
11 9 (3.70%) C
11 9 (3.70%) ES6
11 9 (3.70%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.88%) VB
13 4 (1.65%) Delphi
13 4 (1.65%) VBA
13 4 (1.65%) XPath
14 2 (0.82%) CFML
15 1 (0.41%) Perl
15 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (9.47%) Degree
2 7 (2.88%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.06%) HND
5 3 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.82%) CISSP
6 2 (0.82%) MCP
6 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.82%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.00%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.82%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.82%) JTAG
3 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (2.47%) Docker
2 2 (0.82%) Firmware
3 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Terraform
2 1 (0.41%) Ansible
2 1 (0.41%) Packer
Vendors
1 55 (22.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.88%) Oracle
3 5 (2.06%) MuleSoft
4 3 (1.23%) Adobe
4 3 (1.23%) Sybase
5 2 (0.82%) Google
5 2 (0.82%) SAP
5 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.41%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.41%) VMware