Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 313 346 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.86% 16.86% 14.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.42% 36.27% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 270 326 354
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £23,575
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,750 £48,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 1,064 954 1,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 53.93% 46.49% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 884 885 1,164
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,600 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 225 £42,500 +13.33% 58
West Wales +1 59 £30,000 -20.00% 8
Mid Wales -11 16 £26,500 -37.65% 1
North Wales -8 13 £34,000 -9.33% 9
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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#.

1 203 (64.86%) .NET
2 126 (40.26%) SQL Server
2 126 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (38.66%) JavaScript
4 119 (38.02%) MVC
5 95 (30.35%) Java
6 93 (29.71%) ASP.NET
7 92 (29.39%) SQL
8 83 (26.52%) HTML
9 72 (23.00%) Finance
10 68 (21.73%) Microsoft
11 63 (20.13%) CSS
12 62 (19.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 59 (18.85%) Scrum
14 58 (18.53%) TDD
15 54 (17.25%) XML
16 52 (16.61%) Problem-Solving
16 52 (16.61%) AngularJS
17 50 (15.97%) Test Automation
18 49 (15.65%) REST
19 44 (14.06%) QA
20 42 (13.42%) Web Services
21 40 (12.78%) SOAP
21 40 (12.78%) Degree
22 39 (12.46%) Visual Studio
23 38 (12.14%) Git (software)
23 38 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
24 36 (11.50%) Selenium
25 35 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
26 34 (10.86%) .NET Framework

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 19 (6.07%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (5.43%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (3.83%) nginx
4 11 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.24%) IIS
6 6 (1.92%) Confluence
6 6 (1.92%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.60%) Anypoint
8 4 (1.28%) CMS
9 2 (0.64%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (19.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (0.96%) Office 365
5 2 (0.64%) GitHub
5 2 (0.64%) Serverless
6 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.92%) HTTP
2 5 (1.60%) DNS
3 4 (1.28%) Internet
4 3 (0.96%) Hyperconnected
5 1 (0.32%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.32%) Modbus
5 1 (0.32%) RS-232
5 1 (0.32%) RS-485
5 1 (0.32%) SMS
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (40.26%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (10.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (8.63%) NoSQL
5 21 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (6.07%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (5.11%) SQL Server 2016
8 15 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (4.79%) MongoDB
9 10 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.28%) Big Data
10 4 (1.28%) Cosmos DB
10 4 (1.28%) MySQL
11 3 (0.96%) GIS
11 3 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.32%) DB2
13 1 (0.32%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (12.46%) Visual Studio
2 38 (12.14%) Git (software)
3 36 (11.50%) Selenium
4 30 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (6.07%) JMeter
6 17 (5.43%) JIRA
7 14 (4.47%) SoapUI
8 12 (3.83%) TeamCity
9 11 (3.51%) Cucumber
9 11 (3.51%) Jenkins
10 9 (2.88%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (1.60%) Gatling
11 5 (1.60%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (1.60%) Rational Quality Manager
11 5 (1.60%) Rational Team Concert
12 4 (1.28%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.64%) Gerrit
13 2 (0.64%) Vagrant
14 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.32%) SonarQube
General
1 72 (23.00%) Finance
2 18 (5.75%) Law
3 11 (3.51%) Advertising
3 11 (3.51%) Games
4 8 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.24%) Banking
6 6 (1.92%) Back Office
6 6 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.92%) Welsh Language
7 5 (1.60%) Retail
8 4 (1.28%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.64%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) Marketing
11 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 227 (72.52%) Developer
2 98 (31.31%) .NET Developer
3 78 (24.92%) C# Developer
4 58 (18.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (15.97%) Software Developer
6 36 (11.50%) Senior Developer
7 23 (7.35%) Junior
7 23 (7.35%) Junior Developer
8 22 (7.03%) SQL Developer
9 20 (6.39%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (6.39%) Senior .NET Developer
10 19 (6.07%) Analyst
10 19 (6.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (6.07%) Full Stack Developer
10 19 (6.07%) Senior C# Developer
11 17 (5.43%) C++ Developer
11 17 (5.43%) Java Engineer
11 17 (5.43%) Junior C++ Developer
11 17 (5.43%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.47%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (64.86%) .NET
2 93 (29.71%) ASP.NET
3 83 (26.52%) HTML
4 63 (20.13%) CSS
5 54 (17.25%) XML
6 52 (16.61%) AngularJS
7 49 (15.65%) REST
8 42 (13.42%) Web Services
9 40 (12.78%) SOAP
10 38 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (10.86%) .NET Framework
12 30 (9.58%) WCF
13 28 (8.95%) jQuery
14 26 (8.31%) React
15 25 (7.99%) KnockoutJS
16 24 (7.67%) RESTful
17 23 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (7.35%) Node.js
18 21 (6.71%) JSON
19 16 (5.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.58%) Fintech
2 26 (8.31%) Computer Science
2 26 (8.31%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.75%) Mobile App
5 17 (5.43%) Algorithms
5 17 (5.43%) User Experience
6 14 (4.47%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (3.83%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.60%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.32%) BBC
13 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.32%) Mobile Games
13 1 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.95%) Windows
2 21 (6.71%) Linux
3 6 (1.92%) Android
3 6 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.64%) Unix
5 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.32%) VMS
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (38.02%) MVC
3 59 (18.85%) Scrum
4 58 (18.53%) TDD
5 52 (16.61%) Problem-Solving
6 50 (15.97%) Test Automation
7 35 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (10.22%) Software Engineering
8 32 (10.22%) Unit Testing
9 29 (9.27%) BDD
10 28 (8.95%) Mentoring
11 27 (8.63%) Microservices
12 26 (8.31%) DevOps
13 23 (7.35%) CRM
13 23 (7.35%) Decision-Making
14 20 (6.39%) Project Management
14 20 (6.39%) SDLC
15 18 (5.75%) Web Application Development
16 17 (5.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 121 (38.66%) JavaScript
2 95 (30.35%) Java
3 92 (29.39%) SQL
4 31 (9.90%) C++
5 29 (9.27%) PowerShell
6 24 (7.67%) Ruby
7 22 (7.03%) VB.NET
8 19 (6.07%) T-SQL
9 16 (5.11%) Go
9 16 (5.11%) PHP
9 16 (5.11%) VB
10 13 (4.15%) Python
11 12 (3.83%) CoffeeScript
12 11 (3.51%) C
13 9 (2.88%) VBA
14 8 (2.56%) TypeScript
15 7 (2.24%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.60%) XPath
17 3 (0.96%) Delphi
18 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.78%) Degree
2 14 (4.47%) Postgraduate
2 14 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.28%) PhD
6 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.64%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.06%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) GCP
2 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (9.27%) Docker
2 12 (3.83%) Varnish
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.60%) Ansible
3 2 (0.64%) Terraform
4 1 (0.32%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 68 (21.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.24%) MuleSoft
3 5 (1.60%) IBM
3 5 (1.60%) Xamarin
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle
5 2 (0.64%) Tableau
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe
6 1 (0.32%) Apple
6 1 (0.32%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.32%) Capita
6 1 (0.32%) Facebook
6 1 (0.32%) Google
6 1 (0.32%) SAP
6 1 (0.32%) Sony
6 1 (0.32%) Teradata
6 1 (0.32%) VMware
6 1 (0.32%) Yahoo!