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

C#
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 316 350 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.24% 17.07% 15.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.79% 35.71% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 265 335 390
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 £22,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,250 £50,000 £48,775
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 1,137 980 1,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 54.85% 47.80% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 954 903 1,255
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,351 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,749 £23,050 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +2 241 £42,500 +16.44% 57
West Wales -5 50 £30,000 -20.00% 11
North Wales -7 14 £34,000 -12.26% 7
Mid Wales +1 10 £26,500 -37.65%
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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#.

1 209 (66.14%) .NET
2 142 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (43.99%) JavaScript
4 132 (41.77%) SQL Server
5 104 (32.91%) ASP.NET
6 100 (31.65%) SQL
6 100 (31.65%) MVC
7 89 (28.16%) HTML
8 85 (26.90%) Java
9 77 (24.37%) Finance
10 72 (22.78%) Microsoft
11 68 (21.52%) CSS
12 67 (21.20%) TDD
13 62 (19.62%) XML
14 60 (18.99%) AngularJS
15 58 (18.35%) Microsoft Azure
16 57 (18.04%) Software Engineering
17 56 (17.72%) Scrum
18 48 (15.19%) Test Automation
19 47 (14.87%) REST
20 45 (14.24%) Problem-Solving
20 45 (14.24%) Team Foundation Server
21 44 (13.92%) Git (software)
21 44 (13.92%) React
22 42 (13.29%) QA
23 41 (12.97%) Visual Studio
23 41 (12.97%) jQuery
24 40 (12.66%) Fintech
25 39 (12.34%) Selenium
26 38 (12.03%) Degree

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 (6.01%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.80%) nginx
4 10 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.53%) IIS
6 6 (1.90%) Confluence
7 5 (1.58%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.63%) WordPress
9 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (18.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.53%) npm
4 5 (1.58%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.27%) Office 365
6 3 (0.95%) PaaS
6 3 (0.95%) Serverless
7 2 (0.63%) GitHub
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.22%) HTTP
2 5 (1.58%) DNS
3 3 (0.95%) Internet
4 2 (0.63%) Hyperconnected
4 2 (0.63%) SSL
5 1 (0.32%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.32%) IPv4
5 1 (0.32%) IPv6
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%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (41.77%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (6.96%) NoSQL
5 19 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (4.11%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.11%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.22%) MySQL
11 4 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.27%) Big Data
11 4 (1.27%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.63%) GIS
14 1 (0.32%) Power BI
14 1 (0.32%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 45 (14.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (13.92%) Git (software)
3 41 (12.97%) Visual Studio
4 39 (12.34%) Selenium
5 19 (6.01%) JIRA
6 18 (5.70%) JMeter
7 14 (4.43%) SoapUI
8 13 (4.11%) TeamCity
8 13 (4.11%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (2.85%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.85%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.53%) gulp
10 8 (2.53%) webpack
11 7 (2.22%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 6 (1.90%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.58%) Gatling
13 5 (1.58%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (1.58%) Rational Quality Manager
13 5 (1.58%) Rational Team Concert
14 3 (0.95%) SpecFlow
General
1 77 (24.37%) Finance
2 17 (5.38%) Law
3 16 (5.06%) Marketing
4 14 (4.43%) Advertising
5 11 (3.48%) Games
6 10 (3.16%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.22%) Back Office
8 6 (1.90%) Welsh Language
9 5 (1.58%) Retail
10 4 (1.27%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.27%) Banking
11 3 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.95%) Legal
12 2 (0.63%) Electronics
12 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 204 (64.56%) Developer
2 90 (28.48%) .NET Developer
3 69 (21.84%) C# Developer
4 59 (18.67%) Software Developer
5 54 (17.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (13.29%) Software Engineer
7 21 (6.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 21 (6.65%) Junior
7 21 (6.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 20 (6.33%) SQL Developer
9 19 (6.01%) Junior Developer
10 18 (5.70%) C# Software Developer
10 18 (5.70%) Senior Developer
11 17 (5.38%) Java Engineer
12 16 (5.06%) .NET Software Developer
12 16 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (4.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (4.11%) C++ Developer
14 13 (4.11%) Junior C++ Developer
15 12 (3.80%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (66.14%) .NET
2 104 (32.91%) ASP.NET
3 89 (28.16%) HTML
4 68 (21.52%) CSS
5 62 (19.62%) XML
6 60 (18.99%) AngularJS
7 47 (14.87%) REST
8 44 (13.92%) React
9 41 (12.97%) jQuery
10 37 (11.71%) Web Services
11 35 (11.08%) .NET Framework
12 33 (10.44%) SOAP
13 31 (9.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (9.81%) KnockoutJS
14 29 (9.18%) HTML5
14 29 (9.18%) Node.js
15 25 (7.91%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (7.59%) WCF
17 22 (6.96%) JSON
18 19 (6.01%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.66%) Fintech
2 23 (7.28%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (5.70%) Mobile App
5 16 (5.06%) Digital Media
6 15 (4.75%) User Experience
7 13 (4.11%) Algorithms
8 12 (3.80%) e-Learning
9 11 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (2.85%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.95%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.32%) BBC
13 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.32%) Mobile Games
13 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.71%) Windows
2 23 (7.28%) Linux
3 4 (1.27%) Android
3 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.95%) Unix
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.32%) VMS
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (31.65%) MVC
3 67 (21.20%) TDD
4 57 (18.04%) Software Engineering
5 56 (17.72%) Scrum
6 48 (15.19%) Test Automation
7 45 (14.24%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (11.08%) Mentoring
9 34 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (10.44%) OO
10 33 (10.44%) Unit Testing
11 27 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (7.91%) DevOps
13 24 (7.59%) Microservices
14 23 (7.28%) BDD
14 23 (7.28%) Decision-Making
15 16 (5.06%) Affiliate Marketing
15 16 (5.06%) Functional Programming
15 16 (5.06%) Non-Functional Testing
15 16 (5.06%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 139 (43.99%) JavaScript
2 100 (31.65%) SQL
3 85 (26.90%) Java
4 32 (10.13%) C++
5 26 (8.23%) T-SQL
6 23 (7.28%) PowerShell
7 22 (6.96%) PHP
8 20 (6.33%) Ruby
9 19 (6.01%) VB.NET
10 18 (5.70%) Python
11 17 (5.38%) VB
12 13 (4.11%) Go
13 12 (3.80%) C
13 12 (3.80%) CoffeeScript
14 10 (3.16%) TypeScript
15 9 (2.85%) ES6
15 9 (2.85%) VBA
16 5 (1.58%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.58%) XPath
17 4 (1.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 38 (12.03%) Degree
2 11 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.85%) Postgraduate
3 9 (2.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.95%) PhD
7 2 (0.63%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.29%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.23%) Docker
2 12 (3.80%) Varnish
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.95%) Terraform
3 1 (0.32%) Ansible
3 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.32%) Packer
Vendors
1 72 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.22%) MuleSoft
3 5 (1.58%) IBM
3 5 (1.58%) Oracle
3 5 (1.58%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.63%) Tableau
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe
5 1 (0.32%) Apple
5 1 (0.32%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.32%) Facebook
5 1 (0.32%) Google
5 1 (0.32%) Sony
5 1 (0.32%) VMware
5 1 (0.32%) Yahoo!