Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 224 236 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.51% 15.56% 13.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.87% 32.51% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 204 221 303
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £22,700
90th Percentile £57,125 £52,500 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -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 776 726 1,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 53.74% 47.86% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 666 666 1,021
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018. 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 +2 168 £42,500 +13.33% 41
Newport +1 28 £47,500 +13.10% 3
Torfaen +3 10 £43,750 +12.18% 1
Caerphilly +2 7 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Vale of Glamorgan -1 3 £42,500 -6.12%
Monmouthshire +5 2 £27,500 -45.00%
Neath Port Talbot +1 1 £42,500 +2.41%
C#
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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#.

1 153 (68.30%) .NET
2 96 (42.86%) MVC
3 95 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (41.07%) JavaScript
5 79 (35.27%) SQL Server
6 75 (33.48%) ASP.NET
7 68 (30.36%) Scrum
8 66 (29.46%) SQL
9 64 (28.57%) HTML
10 62 (27.68%) CSS
11 53 (23.66%) Java
11 53 (23.66%) TDD
12 52 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 52 (23.21%) Finance
12 52 (23.21%) AngularJS
13 41 (18.30%) Test Automation
14 39 (17.41%) Microsoft
15 36 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
16 35 (15.63%) Visual Studio
17 31 (13.84%) XML
17 31 (13.84%) Software Engineering
18 30 (13.39%) Team Foundation Server
19 29 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (12.95%) PowerShell
19 29 (12.95%) REST
20 28 (12.50%) Fintech
21 27 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
22 26 (11.61%) BDD
23 25 (11.16%) Mentoring
24 24 (10.71%) jQuery

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 13 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.02%) CMS
2 9 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.68%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.79%) Anypoint
5 4 (1.79%) Confluence
5 4 (1.79%) IIS
6 3 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 9 (4.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.34%) Office 365
5 2 (0.89%) GitHub
5 2 (0.89%) Serverless
6 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.45%) IaaS
6 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.91%) Internet
2 9 (4.02%) Hyperconnected
3 6 (2.68%) HTTP
4 5 (2.23%) DNS
5 3 (1.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.89%) Wireless
7 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.45%) Modbus
7 1 (0.45%) RS-232
7 1 (0.45%) RS-485
7 1 (0.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (35.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 19 (8.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.80%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.80%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.68%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.79%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.89%) Big Data
10 2 (0.89%) GIS
11 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.45%) MySQL
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.45%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 35 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 30 (13.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (10.27%) Selenium
4 15 (6.70%) Git (software)
5 14 (6.25%) JMeter
6 12 (5.36%) Jenkins
7 9 (4.02%) Cucumber
7 9 (4.02%) SoapUI
7 9 (4.02%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (2.68%) Rational Team Concert
9 5 (2.23%) Gatling
9 5 (2.23%) JIRA
9 5 (2.23%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (2.23%) Rational Quality Manager
10 4 (1.79%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.89%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.89%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.89%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.89%) Vagrant
General
1 52 (23.21%) Finance
2 14 (6.25%) Law
3 12 (5.36%) Banking
4 9 (4.02%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.57%) Advertising
6 7 (3.13%) Games
7 5 (2.23%) Back Office
7 5 (2.23%) Retail
8 4 (1.79%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.34%) Electronics
10 2 (0.89%) Marketing
10 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.45%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 165 (73.66%) Developer
2 79 (35.27%) .NET Developer
3 65 (29.02%) C# Developer
4 47 (20.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 22 (9.82%) Software Developer
7 21 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 21 (9.38%) SQL Developer
8 20 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (8.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (6.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 15 (6.70%) Software Engineer
11 12 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (5.36%) Lead Developer
12 11 (4.91%) Java Engineer
13 8 (3.57%) Embedded Engineer
13 8 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 7 (3.13%) Lead .NET Developer
14 7 (3.13%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (68.30%) .NET
2 75 (33.48%) ASP.NET
3 64 (28.57%) HTML
4 62 (27.68%) CSS
5 52 (23.21%) AngularJS
6 36 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (13.84%) XML
8 29 (12.95%) REST
9 24 (10.71%) jQuery
10 23 (10.27%) WCF
11 22 (9.82%) KnockoutJS
11 22 (9.82%) RESTful
11 22 (9.82%) Web Services
12 20 (8.93%) .NET Framework
12 20 (8.93%) SOAP
13 19 (8.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (7.14%) React
15 15 (6.70%) JSON
16 13 (5.80%) HTML5
17 11 (4.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.50%) Fintech
2 15 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.13%) User Experience
5 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.23%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.79%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.34%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.45%) CAN bus
10 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.45%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.80%) Linux
2 10 (4.46%) Windows
3 6 (2.68%) Android
3 6 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) VMS
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (42.86%) MVC
2 95 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (30.36%) Scrum
4 53 (23.66%) TDD
5 41 (18.30%) Test Automation
6 31 (13.84%) Software Engineering
7 29 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (11.61%) BDD
9 25 (11.16%) Mentoring
10 22 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (9.38%) Microservices
11 21 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (8.48%) DevOps
12 19 (8.48%) SDLC
13 17 (7.59%) OO
14 15 (6.70%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (6.70%) Unit Testing
15 14 (6.25%) Practice Management
16 13 (5.80%) Web Application Development
17 11 (4.91%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (41.07%) JavaScript
2 66 (29.46%) SQL
3 53 (23.66%) Java
4 29 (12.95%) PowerShell
5 17 (7.59%) T-SQL
6 16 (7.14%) VB
7 13 (5.80%) Go
8 12 (5.36%) C
8 12 (5.36%) C++
9 11 (4.91%) Python
10 9 (4.02%) VBA
11 7 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.13%) TypeScript
12 6 (2.68%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.23%) Ruby
14 4 (1.79%) XPath
15 3 (1.34%) Delphi
15 3 (1.34%) PHP
16 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.04%) Degree
2 17 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.23%) PhD
5 3 (1.34%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.89%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.45%) GCP
2 1 (0.45%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (4.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.13%) Ansible
2 4 (1.79%) Terraform
3 3 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.89%) PTC Integrity
5 1 (0.45%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 39 (17.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.13%) IBM
3 5 (2.23%) MuleSoft
3 5 (2.23%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.89%) Apple
4 2 (0.89%) Oracle
4 2 (0.89%) PTC
4 2 (0.89%) SAP
4 2 (0.89%) Tableau
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe
5 1 (0.45%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.45%) Google
5 1 (0.45%) VMware