Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 11 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 373 383 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.71% 14.37% 13.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.86% 28.97% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 345 361 304
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.04% +4.03%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,000 £49,750 £46,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1012 1322 1383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 48.05% 49.59% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1178 1176
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 22 August 2017.

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 22 August 2017. 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 +2 238 £40,000 +14.29% 12
West Wales +5 95 £37,500 +7.14% 6
North Wales +17 21 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Mid Wales +11 9 £42,500 - 1
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for C#.

1 309 (82.84%) .NET
2 233 (62.47%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (56.84%) MVC
4 210 (56.30%) SQL Server
5 198 (53.08%) ASP.NET
6 182 (48.79%) JavaScript
7 156 (41.82%) HTML
8 143 (38.34%) CSS
9 130 (34.85%) SQL
10 118 (31.64%) Microsoft
11 113 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 106 (28.42%) TDD
13 94 (25.20%) Software Engineering
14 93 (24.93%) ASP.NET Web API
15 92 (24.66%) Scrum
16 90 (24.13%) .NET Framework
17 89 (23.86%) Java
18 85 (22.79%) Visual Studio
19 75 (20.11%) AngularJS
20 71 (19.03%) Web Services
21 67 (17.96%) Degree
22 64 (17.16%) Team Foundation Server
22 64 (17.16%) Test Automation
23 62 (16.62%) jQuery
24 61 (16.35%) BDD
25 58 (15.55%) WCF
26 56 (15.01%) Web Development
27 55 (14.75%) RESTful
28 54 (14.48%) SDLC
29 52 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure

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 42 (11.26%) IIS
2 30 (8.04%) Tomcat
3 27 (7.24%) WebSphere
4 19 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (4.29%) CMS
6 12 (3.22%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (3.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.88%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (1.88%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.07%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.54%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.27%) SAS
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (4.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.61%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (0.80%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 52 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.41%) SaaS
4 4 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.80%) PaaS
6 2 (0.54%) Office 365
6 2 (0.54%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.61%) Broadband
2 5 (1.34%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.07%) Firewall
3 4 (1.07%) HTTP
3 4 (1.07%) VoIP
4 3 (0.80%) Internet
5 2 (0.54%) VPN
6 1 (0.27%) FTP
6 1 (0.27%) SMS
6 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (56.30%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (6.43%) SQL Server 2016
5 23 (6.17%) NoSQL
6 18 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (3.49%) Big Data
8 13 (3.49%) Hadoop
8 13 (3.49%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.68%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (1.61%) MySQL
11 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.80%) RavenDB
13 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 85 (22.79%) Visual Studio
2 64 (17.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (11.26%) Git (software)
4 39 (10.46%) Subversion
5 27 (7.24%) Eclipse
5 27 (7.24%) Maven
6 18 (4.83%) Selenium
7 16 (4.29%) NUnit
8 13 (3.49%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.88%) Moq
10 6 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (1.34%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.34%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.07%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.80%) Android Studio
13 3 (0.80%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.80%) gulp
13 3 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.80%) webpack
General
1 42 (11.26%) Finance
2 18 (4.83%) Marketing
3 14 (3.75%) Military
4 13 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.68%) Electronics
6 7 (1.88%) Advertising
6 7 (1.88%) Games
7 6 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.61%) Retail
8 4 (1.07%) Banking
9 3 (0.80%) Legal
10 2 (0.54%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 254 (68.10%) Developer
2 152 (40.75%) .NET Developer
3 94 (25.20%) C# Developer
4 69 (18.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 69 (18.50%) Software Developer
5 55 (14.75%) Software Engineer
6 39 (10.46%) .NET Software Developer
7 37 (9.92%) Senior Developer
8 30 (8.04%) ASP.NET Developer
9 29 (7.77%) C# Software Developer
10 25 (6.70%) Graduate
11 23 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (5.90%) C# Software Engineer
13 21 (5.63%) .NET Software Engineer
13 21 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 21 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
14 18 (4.83%) Graduate Developer
15 17 (4.56%) Analyst
15 17 (4.56%) VB.NET Developer
16 16 (4.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (82.84%) .NET
2 198 (53.08%) ASP.NET
3 156 (41.82%) HTML
4 143 (38.34%) CSS
5 113 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 93 (24.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 90 (24.13%) .NET Framework
8 75 (20.11%) AngularJS
9 71 (19.03%) Web Services
10 62 (16.62%) jQuery
11 58 (15.55%) WCF
12 55 (14.75%) RESTful
13 52 (13.94%) XML
14 46 (12.33%) REST
15 45 (12.06%) HTML5
16 43 (11.53%) Entity Framework
17 39 (10.46%) SOAP
18 33 (8.85%) Spring
19 32 (8.58%) CSS3
20 31 (8.31%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.26%) Computer Science
1 42 (11.26%) User Experience
2 24 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.43%) Mainframe
3 20 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.22%) N-Tier
6 11 (2.95%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.68%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.41%) Fintech
9 8 (2.14%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.34%) NHS
11 4 (1.07%) CUDA
12 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.54%) Tandem
14 1 (0.27%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.12%) Windows
2 14 (3.75%) Linux
3 13 (3.49%) Android
4 9 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.34%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.80%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.54%) Unix
7 2 (0.54%) VMS
8 1 (0.27%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (62.47%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (56.84%) MVC
3 106 (28.42%) TDD
4 94 (25.20%) Software Engineering
5 92 (24.66%) Scrum
6 64 (17.16%) Test Automation
7 61 (16.35%) BDD
8 56 (15.01%) Web Development
9 54 (14.48%) SDLC
10 49 (13.14%) OO
11 44 (11.80%) Unit Testing
12 36 (9.65%) OOP
13 31 (8.31%) Mentoring
14 30 (8.04%) Continuous Deployment
15 27 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (7.24%) Customer Insight
15 27 (7.24%) Performance Optimisation
16 25 (6.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 25 (6.70%) Web Application Development
17 19 (5.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 182 (48.79%) JavaScript
2 130 (34.85%) SQL
3 89 (23.86%) Java
4 50 (13.40%) C++
5 40 (10.72%) T-SQL
5 40 (10.72%) VB.NET
6 18 (4.83%) C
7 17 (4.56%) PHP
8 16 (4.29%) TypeScript
9 15 (4.02%) Ruby
10 12 (3.22%) Python
11 9 (2.41%) VB
12 3 (0.80%) ES6
12 3 (0.80%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.54%) Go
13 2 (0.54%) Groovy
14 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.27%) Perl
14 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 67 (17.96%) Degree
2 36 (9.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.07%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.80%) PhD
7 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.54%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 26 (6.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.95%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.27%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.27%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.27%) MISRA
4 1 (0.27%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (2.95%) Docker
2 3 (0.80%) Firmware
3 2 (0.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Ansible
1 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.54%) Puppet
1 2 (0.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 118 (31.64%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.24%) IBM
2 27 (7.24%) Oracle
3 18 (4.83%) Sitecore
4 15 (4.02%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.41%) SAP
6 4 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.80%) Sencha
7 3 (0.80%) Sony
8 2 (0.54%) Google
8 2 (0.54%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.27%) EMC
9 1 (0.27%) Nintex