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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 79 59 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -35
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 6 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.71% 2.13% 6.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.86% 6.54% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 36
Average salary £34,250 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.72% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,375 £30,590 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £44,250 £45,000
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
323 214 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.18% 32.57% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 273 189 219
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 3 September 2015.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Cardiff

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) WCF
4 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) SDLC
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) WinForms
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) UML
8 3 (21.43%) OOP
8 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
1 2 (14.29%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) MSBuild
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Mainframe Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) WCF
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) WinForms
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) LINQ
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (14.29%) WPF
9 1 (7.14%) XSLT
9 1 (7.14%) REST
9 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) MVVM
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) SEO
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle