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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing .NET 138 173 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.79% 16.38% 24.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.54% 47.40% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 117 165 243
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,000
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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
349 365 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.83% 34.56% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 305 335 395
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 74 £36,500 +7.35% 8
Newport -5 23 £34,000 -2.85% 11
Bridgend -5 13 £35,500 +18.33%
Torfaen -24 8 £30,000 -21.05%
Monmouthshire 0 7 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Vale of Glamorgan -1 5 £52,500 +133.33%
Caerphilly -13 3 £35,000 -
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 195 (71.43%) C#
2 132 (48.35%) ASP.NET
3 129 (47.25%) SQL Server
4 126 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (39.19%) Microsoft
6 102 (37.36%) HTML
7 100 (36.63%) MVC
8 94 (34.43%) SQL
9 89 (32.60%) JavaScript
10 77 (28.21%) Scrum
11 76 (27.84%) CSS
12 73 (26.74%) Windows
13 67 (24.54%) MS Excel
14 50 (18.32%) jQuery
15 49 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 49 (17.95%) XML
16 48 (17.58%) WCF
17 47 (17.22%) TDD
18 44 (16.12%) VB.NET
19 42 (15.38%) Finance
19 42 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
20 41 (15.02%) .NET Framework
21 37 (13.55%) CRM
22 36 (13.19%) T-SQL
23 33 (12.09%) IIS
24 32 (11.72%) Java
25 31 (11.36%) Ajax
25 31 (11.36%) WinForms
26 29 (10.62%) Visual Studio
27 27 (9.89%) Degree

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (12.09%) IIS
2 17 (6.23%) CMS
3 8 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.93%) Commerce Server
3 8 (2.93%) Node.js
4 4 (1.47%) Apache
5 3 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.10%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.73%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.37%) LiveLink
Applications
1 67 (24.54%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.76%) MS Office
3 4 (1.47%) MS Project
4 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (5.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.93%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.73%) SaaS
3 2 (0.73%) PaaS
3 2 (0.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.30%) Internet
2 8 (2.93%) DNS
3 4 (1.47%) Firewall
3 4 (1.47%) RFID
3 4 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.47%) SAN
3 4 (1.47%) NAS
4 2 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (47.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (2.93%) MySQL
6 6 (2.20%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.20%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.37%) SSDT
11 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 49 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (10.62%) Visual Studio
3 24 (8.79%) NUnit
4 17 (6.23%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (4.40%) MSTest
6 9 (3.30%) Moq
7 8 (2.93%) JMeter
7 8 (2.93%) Selenium
8 6 (2.20%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (1.47%) StyleCop
10 4 (1.47%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.73%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.73%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.37%) Mockito
12 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.37%) jMock
12 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.37%) Ranorex
General
1 42 (15.38%) Finance
2 11 (4.03%) Advertising
3 9 (3.30%) Marketing
4 7 (2.56%) Electronics
5 6 (2.20%) Retail
6 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.73%) Games
7 2 (0.73%) Law
7 2 (0.73%) Banking
7 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 182 (66.67%) Developer
2 100 (36.63%) .NET Developer
3 48 (17.58%) C# Developer
4 32 (11.72%) Analyst
5 30 (10.99%) Senior Developer
6 24 (8.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (7.33%) Software Developer
8 13 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (4.40%) Development Manager
10 11 (4.03%) CRM Developer
11 10 (3.66%) Web Developer
12 9 (3.30%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.30%) Tester
12 9 (3.30%) Software Manager
12 9 (3.30%) Software Development Manager
13 8 (2.93%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (2.93%) Sitecore Developer
13 8 (2.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 7 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (48.35%) ASP.NET
2 102 (37.36%) HTML
3 76 (27.84%) CSS
4 50 (18.32%) jQuery
5 49 (17.95%) XML
6 48 (17.58%) WCF
7 42 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (15.02%) .NET Framework
9 31 (11.36%) Ajax
9 31 (11.36%) WinForms
10 23 (8.42%) Web Services
11 19 (6.96%) HTML5
11 19 (6.96%) AngularJS
12 18 (6.59%) WPF
13 17 (6.23%) Castle Windsor
14 15 (5.49%) XSLT
15 14 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (5.13%) Entity Framework
16 10 (3.66%) NHibernate
17 9 (3.30%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.66%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (3.30%) Tandem
6 7 (2.56%) iPhone
7 6 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.83%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.47%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.47%) iPad
10 3 (1.10%) Social Network
10 3 (1.10%) DTV
10 3 (1.10%) AS400
10 3 (1.10%) Replication
11 2 (0.73%) Blog
12 1 (0.37%) iSeries
12 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.37%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 73 (26.74%) Windows
2 17 (6.23%) Linux
3 14 (5.13%) Android
4 10 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.83%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.73%) UNIX
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.37%) AIX
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (36.63%) MVC
3 77 (28.21%) Scrum
4 47 (17.22%) TDD
5 37 (13.55%) CRM
6 24 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (8.42%) OO
8 17 (6.23%) Web Application Development
9 14 (5.13%) SOA
9 14 (5.13%) MVVM
10 13 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 13 (4.76%) Software Engineering
11 12 (4.40%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.03%) OOP
12 11 (4.03%) ITIL
13 10 (3.66%) Web Development
13 10 (3.66%) UML
13 10 (3.66%) Kanban
13 10 (3.66%) Test Automation
14 9 (3.30%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 195 (71.43%) C#
2 94 (34.43%) SQL
3 89 (32.60%) JavaScript
4 44 (16.12%) VB.NET
5 36 (13.19%) T-SQL
6 32 (11.72%) Java
7 17 (6.23%) VB
8 12 (4.40%) C++
8 12 (4.40%) Python
9 9 (3.30%) PHP
10 8 (2.93%) Perl
11 7 (2.56%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.56%) TypeScript
12 6 (2.20%) XAML
13 5 (1.83%) C
13 5 (1.83%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.47%) Ruby
14 4 (1.47%) VBA
14 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.47%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 27 (9.89%) Degree
2 15 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.66%) MCSE
4 8 (2.93%) MCP
5 7 (2.56%) ISEB
6 6 (2.20%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.47%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.73%) CCNA
8 2 (0.73%) CCA
8 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.30%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.47%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.66%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.47%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.10%) Puppet
2 3 (1.10%) Zenoss
2 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 107 (39.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.69%) Oracle
3 14 (5.13%) VMware
3 14 (5.13%) Xamarin
4 10 (3.66%) Cisco
5 8 (2.93%) HP
5 8 (2.93%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.56%) SAP
7 5 (1.83%) Citrix
8 4 (1.47%) Unisys
8 4 (1.47%) Symantec
8 4 (1.47%) Veritas
8 4 (1.47%) Twitter
9 3 (1.10%) Facebook
9 3 (1.10%) LexisNexis
9 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.73%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.37%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.37%) IBM
11 1 (0.37%) Remedy
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Panoramic Associates Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Home Working, Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £27000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
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Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Home Working, Flexible Working
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: MARKET RATE
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: dependant on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + pension scheme, flexi-time
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