Period
to 22 September 2020

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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 12 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 106 229 306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 13.78% 12.15% 15.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.25% 23.11% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 116 245 272
Median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 456 991 1,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 59.30% 52.57% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 395 876 883
Median annual salary £44,379 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Wales

C#
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in Wales.

Salary trend for C# in Wales

C#
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in Wales over the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

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 September 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
South Wales +1 94 £49,000 +22.50% 25
West Wales -9 8 £40,000 -5.88% 7
North Wales +7 2 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Mid Wales -1 1 £55,000 +98.20% 1
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for C#.

1 74 (69.81%) .NET
2 56 (52.83%) SQL
3 42 (39.62%) JavaScript
4 40 (37.74%) Azure
5 37 (34.91%) DevOps
6 36 (33.96%) MVC
7 28 (26.42%) CSS
8 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (22.64%) HTML
10 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET
10 20 (18.87%) AngularJS
11 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
12 17 (16.04%) TDD
12 17 (16.04%) jQuery
13 15 (14.15%) C++
13 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
13 15 (14.15%) Scrum
14 14 (13.21%) Software Engineering
14 14 (13.21%) NoSQL
14 14 (13.21%) SOLID
15 13 (12.26%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (12.26%) BDD
15 13 (12.26%) .NET Framework
16 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (11.32%) Mentoring
17 11 (10.38%) WCF
18 10 (9.43%) Finance
18 10 (9.43%) HTML5
18 10 (9.43%) Git (software)
19 9 (8.49%) Entity 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 2 (1.89%) CMS
1 2 (1.89%) Confluence
1 2 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.94%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 40 (37.74%) Azure
2 8 (7.55%) AWS
3 5 (4.72%) Power Platform
3 5 (4.72%) SaaS
4 4 (3.77%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.94%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (0.94%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.94%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.21%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.60%) Big Data
4 7 (6.60%) Biml
4 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.66%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2019
7 1 (0.94%) MS Access
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (5.66%) Selenium
4 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (3.77%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.77%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.83%) JIRA
7 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.94%) GoCD
8 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.94%) JUnit
8 1 (0.94%) Maven
8 1 (0.94%) Postman
8 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.94%) TestNG
8 1 (0.94%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (9.43%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Advertising
3 4 (3.77%) Electronics
3 4 (3.77%) Games
4 2 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.94%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 80 (75.47%) Developer
2 44 (41.51%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.09%) Senior Developer
4 15 (14.15%) Software Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (10.38%) SQL Developer
7 9 (8.49%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (6.60%) Data Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Senior Data Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Senior SQL Developer
10 5 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.77%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (69.81%) .NET
2 28 (26.42%) CSS
3 24 (22.64%) HTML
4 20 (18.87%) AngularJS
4 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET
5 17 (16.04%) jQuery
6 13 (12.26%) .NET Framework
6 13 (12.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (10.38%) WCF
9 10 (9.43%) HTML5
10 9 (8.49%) Entity Framework
11 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET Core
11 8 (7.55%) React
11 8 (7.55%) Web Services
12 7 (6.60%) Vue.js
13 6 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (4.72%) CSS3
14 5 (4.72%) REST
14 5 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) User Experience
2 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.83%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.89%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.94%) CPLD
6 1 (0.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.94%) mPOS
6 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.94%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Android
1 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2016
2 6 (5.66%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.72%) Windows
4 2 (1.89%) Linux
4 2 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.91%) DevOps
2 36 (33.96%) MVC
3 26 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.04%) TDD
5 15 (14.15%) Scrum
6 14 (13.21%) Software Engineering
6 14 (13.21%) SOLID
7 13 (12.26%) BDD
8 12 (11.32%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.49%) Process Improvement
10 8 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (7.55%) Data Modelling
10 8 (7.55%) Fintech
10 8 (7.55%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.55%) Web Development
11 7 (6.60%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (6.60%) ETL
11 7 (6.60%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (5.66%) SDLC
13 5 (4.72%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (52.83%) SQL
2 42 (39.62%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.15%) C++
4 8 (7.55%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.60%) Java
6 6 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.72%) C
8 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.83%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.89%) VBA
11 1 (0.94%) Go
11 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.94%) PHP
11 1 (0.94%) Python
11 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Firmware
2 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) Tableau
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle
4 3 (2.83%) RedGate
5 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.94%) Sage
5 1 (0.94%) Xamarin