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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 56 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +19
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 13 43 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.07% 7.53% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 17.20% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 4
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +41.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,590 £31,400 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £32,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
207 250 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.91% 43.78% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 184 218 97
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Cardiff

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (91.43%) C#
3 31 (88.57%) Microsoft
4 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (74.29%) HTML
5 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 25 (71.43%) CSS
6 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET
6 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
7 23 (65.71%) MVC
8 21 (60.00%) jQuery
9 19 (54.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 18 (51.43%) PHP
11 17 (48.57%) XHTML
11 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (45.71%) Java
13 10 (28.57%) SQL
14 8 (22.86%) WCF
14 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
14 8 (22.86%) OO
15 7 (20.00%) Scrum
15 7 (20.00%) TDD
16 6 (17.14%) OOP
16 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
16 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
17 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
17 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
17 5 (14.29%) IIS
17 5 (14.29%) CMS
18 4 (11.43%) Management Information System

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (14.29%) IIS
1 5 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) Commerce Server
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) MSTest
3 1 (2.86%) Moq
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
2 9 (25.71%) C# Developer
2 9 (25.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Leader
4 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (74.29%) HTML
3 25 (71.43%) CSS
4 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET
5 21 (60.00%) jQuery
6 19 (54.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (48.57%) XHTML
8 8 (22.86%) WCF
9 4 (11.43%) XML
10 3 (8.57%) Ajax
11 2 (5.71%) NHibernate
11 2 (5.71%) JSON
11 2 (5.71%) EDI
11 2 (5.71%) WinForms
11 2 (5.71%) LINQ
11 2 (5.71%) HTML5
11 2 (5.71%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
1 4 (11.43%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) MVC
3 8 (22.86%) OO
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) TDD
5 6 (17.14%) OOP
6 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.43%) Time Management
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) Web Development
8 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.71%) Content Management
9 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.71%) Web Design
10 1 (2.86%) OOD
10 1 (2.86%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) C#
2 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 18 (51.43%) PHP
4 16 (45.71%) Java
5 10 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.71%) VB
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCP
1 3 (8.57%) MCSE
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) HP
2 3 (8.57%) Citrix
2 3 (8.57%) VMware
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco