Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 212 245 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 13.37% 15.72% 14.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.48% 27.78% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 192 197 182
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +19.72% +1.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 866 882 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 54.60% 56.57% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 767 739 610
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,650 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -5 167 £47,500 +14.46% 28
Caerphilly +6 14 £40,000 -9.09% 4
Newport -23 12 £38,000 -17.84% 3
Bridgend +2 6 £33,750 +3.05% 2
Gwent - 5 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £45,750 -
Torfaen +12 2 - -
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £41,905 -
C#
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 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#.

1 168 (79.25%) .NET
2 94 (44.34%) SQL
3 91 (42.92%) JavaScript
4 82 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (29.25%) ASP.NET
6 55 (25.94%) Azure
7 54 (25.47%) CSS
7 54 (25.47%) HTML
8 53 (25.00%) MVC
8 53 (25.00%) DevOps
9 49 (23.11%) Microsoft
10 47 (22.17%) SQL Server
11 46 (21.70%) Scrum
12 42 (19.81%) TDD
12 42 (19.81%) Software Engineering
13 38 (17.92%) AngularJS
14 37 (17.45%) BDD
15 32 (15.09%) Finance
16 29 (13.68%) NoSQL
17 28 (13.21%) Git (software)
18 27 (12.74%) SOLID
19 26 (12.26%) Java
20 24 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
21 23 (10.85%) SDLC
21 23 (10.85%) .NET Framework
22 22 (10.38%) Selenium
22 22 (10.38%) HTML5
23 21 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
24 20 (9.43%) Windows
24 20 (9.43%) Sitecore

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 17 (8.02%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.30%) EPiServer
2 7 (3.30%) Umbraco
3 6 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.36%) CMS
4 5 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.94%) Confluence
5 2 (0.94%) WordPress
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (4.72%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (25.94%) Azure
2 18 (8.49%) AWS
3 4 (1.89%) SaaS
4 3 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.42%) BrowserStack
4 3 (1.42%) Serverless
5 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.94%) Heroku
6 1 (0.47%) Office 365
6 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) LAN
2 2 (0.94%) Internet
2 2 (0.94%) WAN
3 1 (0.47%) DHCP
3 1 (0.47%) DNS
3 1 (0.47%) Firewall
3 1 (0.47%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.17%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.68%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2017
4 4 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.42%) GIS
5 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.94%) MySQL
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.47%) Big Data
7 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.47%) MS Access
7 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.38%) Selenium
3 14 (6.60%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (3.30%) Subversion
5 6 (2.83%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.83%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.83%) WebDriver
6 5 (2.36%) Postman
6 5 (2.36%) Rational Team Concert
6 5 (2.36%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.42%) Grunt
7 3 (1.42%) gulp
7 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.94%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.94%) JIRA
8 2 (0.94%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (15.09%) Finance
2 12 (5.66%) Retail
3 7 (3.30%) Banking
3 7 (3.30%) Games
4 6 (2.83%) Marketing
5 5 (2.36%) Avionics
5 5 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.89%) Retail Finance
7 3 (1.42%) Electronics
7 3 (1.42%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 140 (66.04%) Developer
2 80 (37.74%) .NET Developer
3 36 (16.98%) Software Developer
4 33 (15.57%) Software Engineer
5 23 (10.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 21 (9.91%) C# Developer
7 18 (8.49%) .NET Software Developer
8 16 (7.55%) Senior Developer
9 15 (7.08%) .NET Software Engineer
10 12 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
11 11 (5.19%) Test Engineer
11 11 (5.19%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.72%) SharePoint Developer
13 9 (4.25%) Analyst
13 9 (4.25%) Test Analyst
14 8 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (3.77%) C# Software Developer
15 7 (3.30%) Java Engineer
15 7 (3.30%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (79.25%) .NET
2 62 (29.25%) ASP.NET
3 54 (25.47%) CSS
3 54 (25.47%) HTML
4 38 (17.92%) AngularJS
5 23 (10.85%) .NET Framework
6 22 (10.38%) HTML5
7 19 (8.96%) jQuery
7 19 (8.96%) JSON
8 18 (8.49%) XML
9 17 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (7.08%) .NET Core
10 15 (7.08%) SOAP
11 14 (6.60%) CSS3
11 14 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (6.60%) WCF
12 13 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (5.66%) Web Services
14 11 (5.19%) React
15 10 (4.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (2.83%) User Experience
3 4 (1.89%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (0.94%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.47%) Social Media
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.43%) Windows
2 5 (2.36%) Android
2 5 (2.36%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.36%) Linux
2 5 (2.36%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (25.00%) DevOps
2 53 (25.00%) MVC
3 46 (21.70%) Scrum
4 42 (19.81%) Software Engineering
4 42 (19.81%) TDD
5 37 (17.45%) BDD
6 27 (12.74%) SOLID
7 24 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (10.85%) SDLC
9 21 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (8.96%) Kanban
10 19 (8.96%) Test Automation
11 13 (6.13%) Microservices
12 11 (5.19%) ITIL
13 10 (4.72%) Collaborative Working
13 10 (4.72%) Web Development
14 9 (4.25%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.25%) OO
15 8 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 94 (44.34%) SQL
2 91 (42.92%) JavaScript
3 26 (12.26%) Java
4 17 (8.02%) Python
5 13 (6.13%) C++
6 12 (5.66%) PHP
6 12 (5.66%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.72%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.30%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.83%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.83%) VB
10 5 (2.36%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.47%) C
11 1 (0.47%) Ruby
11 1 (0.47%) VBScript
11 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (9.43%) Degree
2 7 (3.30%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.36%) ISEB
4 3 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.42%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.36%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 4 (1.89%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Firmware
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.36%) Ansible
1 5 (2.36%) Terraform
2 3 (1.42%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 49 (23.11%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.43%) Sitecore
3 6 (2.83%) SAP
4 5 (2.36%) IBM
5 4 (1.89%) RedGate
6 2 (0.94%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.47%) Tableau
7 1 (0.47%) VMware