The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 60 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 12 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.82% 4.65% 7.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 15.25% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 35
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £31,948 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET Framework
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
228 118 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.55% 30.49% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 201 103 231
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cardiff region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Cardiff

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Cardiff

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (66.67%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) HTML
5 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
6 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 10 (55.56%) TDD
6 10 (55.56%) MVC
6 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (50.00%) WCF
7 9 (50.00%) SQL
8 8 (44.44%) WinForms
8 8 (44.44%) Scrum
9 6 (33.33%) OO
9 6 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
10 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
11 4 (22.22%) XML
11 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
11 4 (22.22%) VB
11 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
11 4 (22.22%) Java
11 4 (22.22%) Oracle
11 4 (22.22%) SOA
11 4 (22.22%) CRM

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) CMS
1 4 (22.22%) Umbraco
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (22.22%) MSTest
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Law
3 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) CRM Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) HTML
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 9 (50.00%) WCF
6 8 (44.44%) WinForms
7 6 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (22.22%) WPF
9 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
9 4 (22.22%) XML
10 3 (16.67%) XSLT
10 3 (16.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 2 (11.11%) XHTML
11 2 (11.11%) Middleware
11 2 (11.11%) Web Services
11 2 (11.11%) jQuery
12 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
2 10 (55.56%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) ERP
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) MVVM
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
6 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) OOD
7 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
8 1 (5.56%) Service Management
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Validation
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 4 (22.22%) XAML
4 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) LexisNexis
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle