Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 10 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 322 443 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.75% 18.63% 14.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.47% 34.72% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 312 411 351
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,625 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 962 1,276 1,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 50.05% 53.66% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 847 1,147 1,147
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.48% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Wales

C#
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for C# in Wales

C#
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Wales over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Wales

C#
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
South Wales +1 200 £35,000 - 56
West Wales +3 55 £40,000 - 13
North Wales 0 35 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Mid Wales -5 25 £42,500 +8.97% 6
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Wales region with a requirement for C#.

1 272 (84.47%) .NET
2 217 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (54.35%) ASP.NET
4 172 (53.42%) SQL Server
5 166 (51.55%) MVC
6 120 (37.27%) JavaScript
7 118 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 112 (34.78%) TDD
9 99 (30.75%) Scrum
10 98 (30.43%) SQL
10 98 (30.43%) WCF
11 97 (30.12%) HTML
12 92 (28.57%) RESTful
13 90 (27.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 88 (27.33%) AngularJS
15 87 (27.02%) CSS
16 77 (23.91%) .NET Framework
17 75 (23.29%) Microsoft
18 72 (22.36%) Web Application Development
19 67 (20.81%) BDD
20 62 (19.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 61 (18.94%) Microsoft Azure
22 56 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
23 55 (17.08%) Entity Framework
24 54 (16.77%) Git (software)
24 54 (16.77%) Software Engineering
25 52 (16.15%) Team Foundation Server
26 48 (14.91%) NoSQL
27 45 (13.98%) Node.js
27 45 (13.98%) Twitter Bootstrap

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 24 (7.45%) CMS
2 21 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (6.21%) Umbraco
4 13 (4.04%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (3.11%) IIS
6 4 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.62%) Mule
7 2 (0.62%) Sitefinity
7 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.31%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 61 (18.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.80%) PaaS
4 8 (2.48%) SaaS
5 5 (1.55%) IaaS
6 4 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.62%) Office 365
8 1 (0.31%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.14%) Internet
2 17 (5.28%) Hyperconnected
3 9 (2.80%) Modbus
4 4 (1.24%) Broadband
4 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.62%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (53.42%) SQL Server
2 56 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
3 48 (14.91%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.59%) MongoDB
5 15 (4.66%) Geospatial Data
5 15 (4.66%) GIS
6 13 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.86%) Cosmos DB
8 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.62%) Big Data
9 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.62%) DTS
9 2 (0.62%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.62%) Power BI
9 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (16.77%) Git (software)
2 52 (16.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (10.25%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.04%) TeamCity
5 12 (3.73%) NUnit
6 11 (3.42%) Selenium
7 10 (3.11%) Moq
8 9 (2.80%) MSTest
9 7 (2.17%) Subversion
10 5 (1.55%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.24%) JIRA
11 4 (1.24%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.24%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.31%) GoogleTest
14 1 (0.31%) Selenium IDE
14 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (10.25%) Finance
2 21 (6.52%) Marketing
3 19 (5.90%) Games
4 12 (3.73%) Electronics
5 11 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.17%) Retail
7 6 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.86%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.55%) Legal
8 5 (1.55%) Military
9 4 (1.24%) Advertising
9 4 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.93%) Banking
10 3 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.62%) Law
12 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 249 (77.33%) Developer
2 165 (51.24%) .NET Developer
3 95 (29.50%) C# Developer
4 70 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (14.91%) Software Developer
6 42 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (10.25%) Senior Developer
8 27 (8.39%) .NET Software Developer
9 26 (8.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 25 (7.76%) Junior
11 22 (6.83%) Graduate
12 21 (6.52%) Software Engineer
13 20 (6.21%) Junior Developer
14 19 (5.90%) C# Software Developer
15 16 (4.97%) Graduate Developer
15 16 (4.97%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (3.73%) Junior .NET Developer
17 11 (3.42%) Xamarin Developer
18 9 (2.80%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (84.47%) .NET
2 175 (54.35%) ASP.NET
3 118 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 98 (30.43%) WCF
5 97 (30.12%) HTML
6 92 (28.57%) RESTful
7 90 (27.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 88 (27.33%) AngularJS
9 87 (27.02%) CSS
10 77 (23.91%) .NET Framework
11 62 (19.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 55 (17.08%) Entity Framework
13 45 (13.98%) Node.js
13 45 (13.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 37 (11.49%) KnockoutJS
15 35 (10.87%) Code First Entity Framework
16 33 (10.25%) jQuery
17 28 (8.70%) WPF
18 27 (8.39%) SOAP
18 27 (8.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.11%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.76%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 22 (6.83%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (5.59%) Management Information System
6 17 (5.28%) Fintech
7 15 (4.66%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.48%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.86%) Tandem
10 5 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.55%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.55%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.93%) NHS
11 3 (0.93%) User Experience
12 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.31%) Blog
13 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.31%) FMCG
13 1 (0.31%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.31%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.39%) Android
2 25 (7.76%) Apple iOS
3 22 (6.83%) Windows
4 3 (0.93%) Linux
5 2 (0.62%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (51.55%) MVC
3 112 (34.78%) TDD
4 99 (30.75%) Scrum
5 72 (22.36%) Web Application Development
6 67 (20.81%) BDD
7 54 (16.77%) Software Engineering
8 41 (12.73%) SDLC
9 37 (11.49%) OO
10 34 (10.56%) Web Development
11 31 (9.63%) OOP
12 29 (9.01%) Dependency Injection
12 29 (9.01%) DevOps
12 29 (9.01%) Kanban
12 29 (9.01%) Mentoring
13 23 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (7.14%) Microservices
13 23 (7.14%) Test Automation
14 17 (5.28%) CRM
15 16 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 120 (37.27%) JavaScript
2 98 (30.43%) SQL
3 41 (12.73%) Ruby
4 36 (11.18%) VB.NET
5 35 (10.87%) C++
6 34 (10.56%) Java
7 30 (9.32%) T-SQL
8 23 (7.14%) TypeScript
9 13 (4.04%) VB
10 11 (3.42%) C
11 7 (2.17%) Go
12 6 (1.86%) Embedded C
12 6 (1.86%) Embedded C++
12 6 (1.86%) F#
13 3 (0.93%) Groovy
13 3 (0.93%) PHP
13 3 (0.93%) Python
13 3 (0.93%) VBA
14 2 (0.62%) Perl
14 2 (0.62%) X++
Qualifications
1 39 (12.11%) Degree
2 23 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.86%) HND
4 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.62%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) ISEB
5 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.48%) Docker
2 7 (2.17%) Firmware
3 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (2.17%) Ansible
1 7 (2.17%) Kibana
1 7 (2.17%) Terraform
2 2 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.35%) Xamarin
3 13 (4.04%) Sitecore
4 9 (2.80%) Google
4 9 (2.80%) Oracle
5 7 (2.17%) SAP
6 3 (0.93%) Sony
7 2 (0.62%) EMC
7 2 (0.62%) IBM
8 1 (0.31%) Apple
8 1 (0.31%) Epicor
8 1 (0.31%) Infor
8 1 (0.31%) Teradata