The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 127 183 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.59% 20.96% 20.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.60% 52.44% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 117 176 179
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
415 349 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.61% 39.98% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 379 319 359
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

.NET
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Salary Trend in South Wales

.NET
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in South Wales

.NET
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 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Cardiff -12 61 £37,500 +10.29% 18
Newport -15 16 £32,500 -
Monmouthshire +1 14 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Caerphilly +9 8 £38,400 +35.92%
Torfaen -25 7 £31,000 -22.50% 3
Bridgend +7 6 £29,250 -7.14% 4
Neath Port Talbot 0 2 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Glamorgan -2 2 £25,750 -6.36%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £36,000 -
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 180 (67.42%) C#
2 122 (45.69%) SQL Server
3 121 (45.32%) ASP.NET
4 108 (40.45%) SQL
5 103 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (36.70%) HTML
6 98 (36.70%) Microsoft
7 84 (31.46%) JavaScript
8 82 (30.71%) CSS
9 77 (28.84%) MVC
10 54 (20.22%) MS Excel
11 53 (19.85%) .NET Framework
12 50 (18.73%) Windows
13 49 (18.35%) XML
14 46 (17.23%) Scrum
15 45 (16.85%) TDD
15 45 (16.85%) VB.NET
16 44 (16.48%) WCF
16 44 (16.48%) jQuery
17 40 (14.98%) Web Services
18 37 (13.86%) Java
19 36 (13.48%) Finance
20 32 (11.99%) WinForms
21 31 (11.61%) Oracle
21 31 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
22 30 (11.24%) T-SQL
23 29 (10.86%) Visual Studio
23 29 (10.86%) Degree
24 27 (10.11%) Ajax
25 25 (9.36%) OO

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 21 (7.87%) CMS
2 20 (7.49%) IIS
3 8 (3.00%) Commerce Server
3 8 (3.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.00%) Node.js
4 7 (2.62%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.25%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.87%) Apache
6 5 (1.87%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.37%) LiveLink
Applications
1 54 (20.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.62%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.75%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.50%) IaaS
2 4 (1.50%) PaaS
3 3 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.87%) Internet
2 8 (3.00%) DNS
3 5 (1.87%) Firewall
4 4 (1.50%) SAN
4 4 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.50%) NAS
5 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (45.69%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.87%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (4.12%) MySQL
6 9 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.75%) MS Access
10 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 29 (10.86%) Visual Studio
2 19 (7.12%) NUnit
3 18 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (5.99%) MSTest
5 10 (3.75%) Moq
6 7 (2.62%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (1.87%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.87%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.37%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.37%) Selenium
10 1 (0.37%) MorphX
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
General
1 36 (13.48%) Finance
2 11 (4.12%) Advertising
3 7 (2.62%) Games
4 6 (2.25%) Retail
4 6 (2.25%) Marketing
5 4 (1.50%) Law
6 3 (1.12%) Banking
6 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.12%) Electronics
6 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 173 (64.79%) Developer
2 82 (30.71%) .NET Developer
3 39 (14.61%) Analyst
4 36 (13.48%) Software Developer
5 34 (12.73%) Senior Developer
6 25 (9.36%) C# Developer
7 16 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (5.62%) Test Analyst
9 14 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (4.12%) Team Leader
12 10 (3.75%) Programmer
12 10 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (3.37%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (3.37%) Graduate
13 9 (3.37%) Web Developer
13 9 (3.37%) Development Manager
14 8 (3.00%) Systems Analyst
14 8 (3.00%) Graduate Developer
14 8 (3.00%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (45.32%) ASP.NET
2 98 (36.70%) HTML
3 82 (30.71%) CSS
4 53 (19.85%) .NET Framework
5 49 (18.35%) XML
6 44 (16.48%) WCF
6 44 (16.48%) jQuery
7 40 (14.98%) Web Services
8 32 (11.99%) WinForms
9 31 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (10.11%) Ajax
11 22 (8.24%) HTML5
11 22 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (6.37%) SOAP
14 13 (4.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (3.75%) XHTML
15 10 (3.75%) WPF
16 9 (3.37%) XSLT
17 8 (3.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.62%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.62%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (2.25%) iPhone
6 4 (1.50%) iPad
7 3 (1.12%) Replication
7 3 (1.12%) DTV
8 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.75%) Tandem
8 2 (0.75%) Blog
8 2 (0.75%) Statistics
8 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.37%) Open Source
9 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.37%) RIA
9 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 50 (18.73%) Windows
2 13 (4.87%) Linux
3 10 (3.75%) Android
4 6 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.12%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.75%) UNIX
7 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (28.84%) MVC
3 46 (17.23%) Scrum
4 45 (16.85%) TDD
5 25 (9.36%) OO
6 22 (8.24%) Web Development
6 22 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (7.87%) CRM
8 17 (6.37%) Software Engineering
9 16 (5.99%) Unit Testing
10 15 (5.62%) Mentoring
10 15 (5.62%) OOD
11 13 (4.87%) OOP
12 11 (4.12%) Web Application Development
13 10 (3.75%) ITIL
13 10 (3.75%) Waterfall
14 9 (3.37%) SOA
14 9 (3.37%) ERP
15 8 (3.00%) Automated Testing
15 8 (3.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 180 (67.42%) C#
2 108 (40.45%) SQL
3 84 (31.46%) JavaScript
4 45 (16.85%) VB.NET
5 37 (13.86%) Java
6 30 (11.24%) T-SQL
7 18 (6.74%) VB
8 9 (3.37%) PHP
9 7 (2.62%) VBA
10 6 (2.25%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.87%) C++
11 5 (1.87%) Python
12 4 (1.50%) Delphi
12 4 (1.50%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.50%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.12%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.12%) VB6
13 3 (1.12%) Perl
13 3 (1.12%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (10.86%) Degree
2 10 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.37%) MCSE
3 9 (3.37%) MCP
4 8 (3.00%) ISEB
4 8 (3.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.50%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.12%) HND
7 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.62%) QA
2 6 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.50%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) NetBackup
1 4 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.50%) Puppet
2 3 (1.12%) Zenoss
2 3 (1.12%) Nagios
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
Vendors
1 98 (36.70%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.61%) Oracle
3 17 (6.37%) SAP
4 9 (3.37%) VMware
4 9 (3.37%) Cisco
4 9 (3.37%) HP
5 8 (3.00%) Sitecore
5 8 (3.00%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.50%) Sage
6 4 (1.50%) Symantec
6 4 (1.50%) Veritas
6 4 (1.50%) Citrix
6 4 (1.50%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.12%) LexisNexis
7 3 (1.12%) Informatica
7 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.75%) Telerik
9 1 (0.37%) Twitter
9 1 (0.37%) Rackspace
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary Negotiable + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chepstow
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great pension, flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Bonus + PMC
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Health Care, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus & home working
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Business Measurement Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago