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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 32 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 35.56% 28.57% 42.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 80.00% 90.00% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 27
Average salary £36,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,003 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
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 North Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 44.44% 31.75% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £40,000 £35,010
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

.NET
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

.NET Salary Trend in North Wales

.NET
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in North Wales

.NET
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham +4 15 £36,000 +2.85%
Flintshire -1 12 £35,000 +125.80%
Conwy - 5 £25,000 -
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales region citing .NET 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.

1 41 (61.19%) C#
2 35 (52.24%) SQL Server
2 35 (52.24%) ASP.NET
3 29 (43.28%) HTML
3 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (38.81%) SQL
5 24 (35.82%) CSS
6 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
7 22 (32.84%) MVC
8 19 (28.36%) VB.NET
8 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
9 18 (26.87%) jQuery
10 17 (25.37%) WCF
10 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
10 17 (25.37%) VB
11 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (23.88%) Entity Framework
11 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (22.39%) WPF
12 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
13 14 (20.90%) VB6
14 13 (19.40%) Web Development
14 13 (19.40%) HTML5
15 12 (17.91%) Web Application Development
15 12 (17.91%) Ajax
15 12 (17.91%) SDLC
16 11 (16.42%) Web Services
17 10 (14.93%) OO
17 10 (14.93%) Advertising
17 10 (14.93%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.93%) Node.js
2 5 (7.46%) Apache
2 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SyteLine
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.49%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Intranet
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) Network Security
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (52.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.46%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.48%) MySQL
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.49%) JIRA
5 1 (1.49%) AccuRev
General
1 10 (14.93%) Advertising
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) German Language
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (79.10%) Developer
2 26 (38.81%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.91%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) DBA
8 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Database Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (52.24%) ASP.NET
2 29 (43.28%) HTML
3 24 (35.82%) CSS
4 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
5 18 (26.87%) jQuery
6 17 (25.37%) WCF
7 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (23.88%) Entity Framework
7 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (22.39%) WPF
9 13 (19.40%) HTML5
10 12 (17.91%) Ajax
11 11 (16.42%) Web Services
12 10 (14.93%) RESTful
13 8 (11.94%) CSS3
14 6 (8.96%) XML
14 6 (8.96%) JSON
15 5 (7.46%) ADO.NET
15 5 (7.46%) SignalR
16 1 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (13.43%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.46%) N-Tier
3 5 (7.46%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Clustering
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.84%) MVC
3 13 (19.40%) Web Development
4 12 (17.91%) Web Application Development
4 12 (17.91%) SDLC
5 10 (14.93%) BDD
5 10 (14.93%) TDD
5 10 (14.93%) OO
6 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.94%) OOP
7 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.96%) BPR
8 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.48%) ERP
9 3 (4.48%) Logistics
9 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.48%) Line Management
9 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.48%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) C#
2 26 (38.81%) SQL
3 19 (28.36%) VB.NET
4 17 (25.37%) VB
4 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
5 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
6 14 (20.90%) VB6
7 10 (14.93%) Ruby
8 9 (13.43%) PHP
9 7 (10.45%) XAML
10 1 (1.49%) C
10 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) ISEB
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
1 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) Facebook
3 2 (2.99%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Sage
4 1 (1.49%) Infor