Period
to 23 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 342 416 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.92% 19.40% 14.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.82% 38.77% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 309 375 370
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.67% +3.47%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,950 £24,500
90th Percentile £52,750 £52,500 £51,250
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +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 1,042 1,073 1,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 54.61% 50.05% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 843 966 1,193
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,125 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,650
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 23 July 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 July 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 +1 233 £41,500 +3.75% 35
West Wales +1 68 £32,500 -13.33% 10
North Wales +1 25 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Mid Wales -17 16 £32,500 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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#.

1 250 (73.10%) .NET
2 164 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (45.03%) SQL Server
4 150 (43.86%) MVC
5 134 (39.18%) ASP.NET
6 128 (37.43%) JavaScript
7 94 (27.49%) SQL
8 92 (26.90%) HTML
9 82 (23.98%) Scrum
10 77 (22.51%) CSS
11 75 (21.93%) Microsoft Azure
12 74 (21.64%) TDD
13 73 (21.35%) Microsoft
14 72 (21.05%) Java
15 68 (19.88%) Finance
15 68 (19.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 67 (19.59%) AngularJS
17 53 (15.50%) Test Automation
18 52 (15.20%) Problem-Solving
19 50 (14.62%) .NET Framework
20 45 (13.16%) Visual Studio
20 45 (13.16%) BDD
21 43 (12.57%) Degree
21 43 (12.57%) Web Services
21 43 (12.57%) REST
21 43 (12.57%) Git (software)
22 42 (12.28%) RESTful
22 42 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
23 38 (11.11%) WCF
24 35 (10.23%) Business Intelligence

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 20 (5.85%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.39%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (2.92%) CMS
4 10 (2.92%) nginx
5 9 (2.63%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.46%) IIS
8 3 (0.88%) Confluence
9 2 (0.58%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.58%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (21.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.92%) SaaS
4 7 (2.05%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (2.05%) Office 365
5 2 (0.58%) GitHub
5 2 (0.58%) Serverless
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.51%) Internet
2 10 (2.92%) Hyperconnected
3 7 (2.05%) HTTP
4 6 (1.75%) DNS
5 4 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.58%) Wireless
7 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.29%) Modbus
7 1 (0.29%) RS-232
7 1 (0.29%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (45.03%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.23%) NoSQL
3 32 (9.36%) SQL Server 2016
4 31 (9.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (7.31%) Relational Database
7 18 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 18 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.05%) DB2
10 7 (2.05%) Redis
10 7 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.75%) GIS
12 5 (1.46%) Cosmos DB
13 3 (0.88%) Geospatial Data
13 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.88%) RavenDB
14 2 (0.58%) Big Data
14 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 43 (12.57%) Git (software)
3 29 (8.48%) Selenium
4 26 (7.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (3.80%) JMeter
5 13 (3.80%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.92%) JIRA
8 9 (2.63%) Rational Team Concert
8 9 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (2.05%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.05%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (2.05%) Rational Quality Manager
9 7 (2.05%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.75%) Gatling
11 4 (1.17%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.88%) NUnit
13 2 (0.58%) Gerrit
13 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 68 (19.88%) Finance
2 16 (4.68%) Law
3 15 (4.39%) Banking
3 15 (4.39%) Retail
4 12 (3.51%) Advertising
4 12 (3.51%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.22%) Games
5 11 (3.22%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.75%) Welsh Language
7 5 (1.46%) Electronics
7 5 (1.46%) Marketing
8 4 (1.17%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.17%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.88%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 248 (72.51%) Developer
2 115 (33.63%) .NET Developer
3 97 (28.36%) C# Developer
4 73 (21.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (12.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 40 (11.70%) Senior Developer
8 39 (11.40%) Software Developer
9 23 (6.73%) Senior .NET Developer
10 22 (6.43%) Lead Developer
10 22 (6.43%) Senior C# Developer
11 21 (6.14%) Analyst
11 21 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 17 (4.97%) Junior
12 17 (4.97%) SQL Developer
13 16 (4.68%) Junior Developer
13 16 (4.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 15 (4.39%) C++ Developer
14 15 (4.39%) Software Engineer
15 13 (3.80%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (73.10%) .NET
2 134 (39.18%) ASP.NET
3 92 (26.90%) HTML
4 77 (22.51%) CSS
5 68 (19.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (19.59%) AngularJS
7 50 (14.62%) .NET Framework
8 43 (12.57%) REST
8 43 (12.57%) Web Services
9 42 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 42 (12.28%) RESTful
10 38 (11.11%) WCF
11 34 (9.94%) jQuery
11 34 (9.94%) XML
12 33 (9.65%) SOAP
13 32 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 32 (9.36%) Node.js
14 30 (8.77%) Entity Framework
15 24 (7.02%) .NET Core
15 24 (7.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.23%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 26 (7.60%) Fintech
4 19 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.26%) User Experience
6 16 (4.68%) Mobile App
7 15 (4.39%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.92%) e-Learning
9 6 (1.75%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.46%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.58%) NHS
13 1 (0.29%) CAN bus
13 1 (0.29%) Mobile Games
13 1 (0.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.73%) Linux
1 23 (6.73%) Windows
2 11 (3.22%) Android
3 10 (2.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.58%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (43.86%) MVC
3 82 (23.98%) Scrum
4 74 (21.64%) TDD
5 53 (15.50%) Test Automation
6 52 (15.20%) Problem-Solving
7 45 (13.16%) BDD
8 35 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (10.23%) Web Application Development
9 34 (9.94%) Software Engineering
10 31 (9.06%) Mentoring
11 28 (8.19%) DevOps
12 26 (7.60%) Microservices
13 24 (7.02%) Project Management
14 23 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (6.73%) Unit Testing
14 23 (6.73%) Web Development
15 21 (6.14%) ITIL
15 21 (6.14%) SDLC
16 19 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 128 (37.43%) JavaScript
2 94 (27.49%) SQL
3 72 (21.05%) Java
4 32 (9.36%) Ruby
5 28 (8.19%) C++
6 24 (7.02%) PowerShell
7 20 (5.85%) VB.NET
8 17 (4.97%) T-SQL
8 17 (4.97%) VB
9 16 (4.68%) PHP
10 15 (4.39%) TypeScript
11 12 (3.51%) C
11 12 (3.51%) Python
12 10 (2.92%) CoffeeScript
12 10 (2.92%) Go
13 8 (2.34%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.05%) VBA
15 2 (0.58%) Delphi
15 2 (0.58%) XPath
16 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (12.57%) Degree
2 23 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 22 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.51%) Postgraduate
5 7 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.75%) PhD
7 2 (0.58%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.29%) HND
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.77%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.29%) GCP
2 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (8.48%) Docker
2 10 (2.92%) Varnish
3 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.75%) Ansible
3 3 (0.88%) Terraform
4 2 (0.58%) PTC Integrity
5 1 (0.29%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 73 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.63%) IBM
2 9 (2.63%) Xamarin
3 7 (2.05%) Teradata
4 6 (1.75%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.17%) SAP
6 3 (0.88%) Apple
6 3 (0.88%) MuleSoft
6 3 (0.88%) Oracle
6 3 (0.88%) Tableau
7 2 (0.58%) Google
7 2 (0.58%) PTC
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe
8 1 (0.29%) Capita
8 1 (0.29%) DevExpress