Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 224 236 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 14.38% 16.11% 17.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.48% 29.95% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 212 206 233
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,190 £58,750 £51,000
Wales median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.63% - +6.67%

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 879 788 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 56.42% 53.79% 54.20%
Number of salaries quoted 774 673 674
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in South Wales

C#
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in South Wales.

Salary trend for C# in South Wales

C#
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in South Wales over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 0 188 £47,500 +18.75% 26
Newport -31 12 £32,500 -23.53% 2
Caerphilly +1 11 £40,000 -
Bridgend 0 4 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Neath Port Talbot -6 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Torfaen +6 2 - -
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £41,905 -
Vale of Glamorgan -2 1 £40,000 -
Gwent - 1 - -
C#
Wales

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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#.

1 169 (75.45%) .NET
2 95 (42.41%) SQL
3 83 (37.05%) JavaScript
4 63 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (24.55%) MVC
6 52 (23.21%) Azure
6 52 (23.21%) DevOps
7 48 (21.43%) HTML
7 48 (21.43%) CSS
8 47 (20.98%) Microsoft
9 45 (20.09%) Finance
10 41 (18.30%) SQL Server
11 39 (17.41%) Java
12 38 (16.96%) ASP.NET
13 37 (16.52%) AngularJS
14 35 (15.63%) Software Engineering
14 35 (15.63%) TDD
15 34 (15.18%) Scrum
16 32 (14.29%) BDD
17 31 (13.84%) NoSQL
18 29 (12.95%) Selenium
18 29 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
19 25 (11.16%) SharePoint
20 24 (10.71%) Degree
20 24 (10.71%) jQuery
20 24 (10.71%) Git (software)
20 24 (10.71%) Test Automation
21 23 (10.27%) SOLID
22 22 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (9.82%) Kanban

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 25 (11.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.68%) CMS
3 6 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (2.23%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.34%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (4.46%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (23.21%) Azure
2 17 (7.59%) AWS
3 10 (4.46%) Power Platform
4 6 (2.68%) SaaS
5 4 (1.79%) BrowserStack
5 4 (1.79%) GCP
5 4 (1.79%) Serverless
6 3 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.89%) Firebase
7 2 (0.89%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.45%) Heroku
8 1 (0.45%) IaaS
8 1 (0.45%) npm
8 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.30%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.84%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.13%) GIS
4 7 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.68%) SQL Server 2017
6 5 (2.23%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.79%) MySQL
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.89%) Big Data
8 2 (0.89%) Power BI
8 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.45%) Biml
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (12.95%) Selenium
2 24 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 21 (9.38%) WebDriver
4 16 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (4.02%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.02%) SpecFlow
6 8 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.13%) GoCD
7 7 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (3.13%) Postman
7 7 (3.13%) Zephyr
8 6 (2.68%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.23%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.34%) Grunt
11 3 (1.34%) gulp
12 2 (0.89%) GitLab
12 2 (0.89%) Subversion
12 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 1 (0.45%) Maven
General
1 45 (20.09%) Finance
2 17 (7.59%) Retail
3 15 (6.70%) Games
4 9 (4.02%) Retail Finance
5 7 (3.13%) Banking
6 4 (1.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Avionics
7 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 162 (72.32%) Developer
2 81 (36.16%) .NET Developer
3 39 (17.41%) Software Developer
4 25 (11.16%) Software Engineer
5 22 (9.82%) C# Developer
6 21 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 20 (8.93%) Analyst
7 20 (8.93%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (8.93%) Test Analyst
8 17 (7.59%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.36%) Automation Test Analyst
9 12 (5.36%) Junior
10 11 (4.91%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.46%) SharePoint Developer
12 9 (4.02%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.02%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (4.02%) Lead Developer
13 8 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
14 7 (3.13%) .NET Software Engineer
14 7 (3.13%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (75.45%) .NET
2 48 (21.43%) CSS
2 48 (21.43%) HTML
3 38 (16.96%) ASP.NET
4 37 (16.52%) AngularJS
5 24 (10.71%) jQuery
6 20 (8.93%) Web Services
7 17 (7.59%) JSON
7 17 (7.59%) Node.js
7 17 (7.59%) XML
8 16 (7.14%) .NET Core
8 16 (7.14%) SOAP
9 15 (6.70%) .NET Framework
10 13 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (5.80%) React
10 13 (5.80%) REST
10 13 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (5.36%) HTML5
11 12 (5.36%) WCF
12 10 (4.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.91%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (2.68%) User Experience
3 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.79%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (1.34%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (1.34%) Cloud Native
4 3 (1.34%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.59%) Windows
2 14 (6.25%) Android
2 14 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 9 (4.02%) Linux
4 7 (3.13%) Mac OS
5 4 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (24.55%) MVC
3 52 (23.21%) DevOps
4 35 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 35 (15.63%) TDD
5 34 (15.18%) Scrum
6 32 (14.29%) BDD
7 29 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 23 (10.27%) SOLID
10 22 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (9.82%) Kanban
11 16 (7.14%) SDLC
12 12 (5.36%) Computer Science
12 12 (5.36%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.91%) Software Testing
14 10 (4.46%) Microservices
14 10 (4.46%) OOP
14 10 (4.46%) Web Development
15 9 (4.02%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 95 (42.41%) SQL
2 83 (37.05%) JavaScript
3 39 (17.41%) Java
4 15 (6.70%) C++
4 15 (6.70%) VB.NET
5 13 (5.80%) Python
6 12 (5.36%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.46%) PHP
8 8 (3.57%) Go
8 8 (3.57%) Ruby
9 7 (3.13%) R
9 7 (3.13%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.79%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.34%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.89%) C
12 2 (0.89%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.89%) VB
12 2 (0.89%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) Java 8
13 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (10.71%) Degree
2 15 (6.70%) ISTQB
3 11 (4.91%) ISEB
3 11 (4.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (4.91%) Ansible
2 9 (4.02%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.02%) Puppet
2 9 (4.02%) Terraform
3 2 (0.89%) Grafana
3 2 (0.89%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 47 (20.98%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.04%) Sitecore
3 9 (4.02%) RedGate
4 3 (1.34%) SAP
5 2 (0.89%) Splunk
5 2 (0.89%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.45%) IBM
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle
6 1 (0.45%) Tableau