The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 49 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 44 55 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.85% 4.99% 4.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.17% 13.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 33
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
394 423 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.47% 38.38% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 358 378 299
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
Wales

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in South Wales

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in South Wales

.NET Framework
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Cardiff -27 16 £34,000 -9.93% 3
Caerphilly +19 12 £35,000 -16.66%
Torfaen - 7 £36,000 - 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 4 £22,500 -
Monmouthshire -3 2 £41,250 -25.00%
Bridgend +13 1 £36,000 +26.31%
Newport -9 1 £40,000 +29.03%
.NET Framework
Wales

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (87.78%) C#
3 69 (76.67%) Microsoft
4 66 (73.33%) HTML
5 62 (68.89%) MVC
6 59 (65.56%) SQL Server
7 57 (63.33%) CSS
8 55 (61.11%) JavaScript
9 53 (58.89%) ASP.NET
10 45 (50.00%) SQL
11 35 (38.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 32 (35.56%) WCF
13 30 (33.33%) Windows
14 29 (32.22%) XML
14 29 (32.22%) jQuery
15 28 (31.11%) Scrum
16 25 (27.78%) XHTML
17 24 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 24 (26.67%) IIS
17 24 (26.67%) WinForms
18 23 (25.56%) MS Excel
18 23 (25.56%) OO
19 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
21 19 (21.11%) ASP.NET MVC
21 19 (21.11%) Web Development
21 19 (21.11%) PHP
22 18 (20.00%) Java
22 18 (20.00%) Internet
23 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 24 (26.67%) IIS
2 14 (15.56%) CMS
3 11 (12.22%) Commerce Server
4 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (25.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (10.00%) PaaS
1 9 (10.00%) IaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.00%) Internet
2 11 (12.22%) DNS
3 7 (7.78%) SAN
3 7 (7.78%) Firewall
3 7 (7.78%) NAS
4 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (65.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.78%) MSTest
3 7 (7.78%) Moq
3 7 (7.78%) NUnit
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (6.67%) Marketing
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 3 (3.33%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (80.00%) Developer
2 39 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 26 (28.89%) C# Developer
4 25 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 14 (15.56%) Senior Developer
6 14 (15.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (12.22%) Support Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Analyst
8 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (8.89%) Software Developer
10 8 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (7.78%) C# Web Developer
12 6 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
13 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
14 4 (4.44%) PHP Developer
14 4 (4.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (73.33%) HTML
3 57 (63.33%) CSS
4 53 (58.89%) ASP.NET
5 35 (38.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 32 (35.56%) WCF
7 29 (32.22%) XML
7 29 (32.22%) jQuery
8 25 (27.78%) XHTML
9 24 (26.67%) WinForms
9 24 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 19 (21.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (15.56%) Web Services
12 10 (11.11%) HTML5
13 9 (10.00%) Ajax
13 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (7.78%) LINQ
15 6 (6.67%) JSON
15 6 (6.67%) EDI
16 5 (5.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.22%) EPoS
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) Blog
5 2 (2.22%) RIA
5 2 (2.22%) Open Source
6 1 (1.11%) iPhone
6 1 (1.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (68.89%) MVC
2 28 (31.11%) Scrum
3 23 (25.56%) OO
4 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (21.11%) Web Development
6 13 (14.44%) TDD
7 12 (13.33%) OOD
8 11 (12.22%) ITIL
8 11 (12.22%) Load Balancing
8 11 (12.22%) Time Management
9 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.89%) OOP
10 7 (7.78%) Project Management
10 7 (7.78%) Data Analysis
10 7 (7.78%) Product Management
11 6 (6.67%) Web Design
12 5 (5.56%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 79 (87.78%) C#
2 55 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 45 (50.00%) SQL
4 19 (21.11%) PHP
5 18 (20.00%) Java
6 14 (15.56%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.89%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.67%) VB
9 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.22%) MCP
2 11 (12.22%) MCSE
3 7 (7.78%) SAP Certification
4 6 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (2.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) ISO 9001
1 7 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 69 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.22%) HP
2 11 (12.22%) VMware
2 11 (12.22%) Cisco
3 7 (7.78%) Veritas
3 7 (7.78%) Symantec
3 7 (7.78%) SAP
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle
5 4 (4.44%) Citrix
6 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Private Health Care
Posted: 25 days ago