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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 137 124 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.24% 14.98% 20.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.79% 44.77% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 129 118 175
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
431 277 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.36% 33.45% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 379 243 385
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

.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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -3 63 £37,500 +10.29% 15
Newport -11 21 £33,500 -4.28% 6
Monmouthshire +1 14 £40,000 +28.00% 1
Caerphilly +13 12 £36,700 +0.54% 1
Bridgend +6 7 £32,500 +3.17% 3
Torfaen -24 7 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Glamorgan -2 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Neath Port Talbot 0 2 £39,500 +5.33% 1
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £40,655 -
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 193 (71.75%) C#
2 127 (47.21%) ASP.NET
3 120 (44.61%) SQL Server
4 114 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (38.66%) Microsoft
6 101 (37.55%) SQL
7 95 (35.32%) MVC
8 94 (34.94%) HTML
9 84 (31.23%) CSS
10 75 (27.88%) JavaScript
11 58 (21.56%) Scrum
12 56 (20.82%) MS Excel
13 51 (18.96%) .NET Framework
14 48 (17.84%) XML
15 47 (17.47%) VB.NET
15 47 (17.47%) TDD
16 46 (17.10%) Windows
17 44 (16.36%) WCF
18 41 (15.24%) Web Services
18 41 (15.24%) jQuery
18 41 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
19 40 (14.87%) Finance
20 35 (13.01%) Java
21 32 (11.90%) WinForms
22 29 (10.78%) T-SQL
23 27 (10.04%) Visual Studio
24 26 (9.67%) Ajax
25 25 (9.29%) Degree
25 25 (9.29%) Oracle
26 24 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (8.18%) IIS
2 20 (7.43%) CMS
3 8 (2.97%) Commerce Server
4 7 (2.60%) Node.js
4 7 (2.60%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.86%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.49%) Apache
8 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.37%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 56 (20.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.23%) MS Office
3 3 (1.12%) MS Project
4 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.35%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.12%) SaaS
2 3 (1.12%) PaaS
2 3 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.35%) Internet
2 8 (2.97%) DNS
3 5 (1.86%) Firewall
4 4 (1.49%) NAS
4 4 (1.49%) SAN
4 4 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.37%) HTTP
5 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (44.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.58%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.72%) MySQL
5 8 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.86%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.74%) MS Access
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 27 (10.04%) Visual Studio
2 24 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (7.43%) NUnit
4 15 (5.58%) MSTest
5 13 (4.83%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (3.35%) Moq
7 6 (2.23%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.86%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.74%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.37%) Subversion
11 1 (0.37%) MorphX
11 1 (0.37%) Selenium
11 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.37%) StyleCop
11 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 40 (14.87%) Finance
2 10 (3.72%) Advertising
3 8 (2.97%) Retail
3 8 (2.97%) Marketing
4 6 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.86%) Electronics
5 5 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.49%) Banking
7 3 (1.12%) Games
7 3 (1.12%) Law
8 2 (0.74%) Legal
8 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 179 (66.54%) Developer
2 92 (34.20%) .NET Developer
3 36 (13.38%) Analyst
4 33 (12.27%) Senior Developer
5 31 (11.52%) Software Developer
6 28 (10.41%) C# Developer
7 16 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (5.20%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (5.20%) Test Analyst
9 12 (4.46%) Team Leader
10 10 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (3.72%) Development Manager
11 9 (3.35%) Web Developer
12 8 (2.97%) Graduate
12 8 (2.97%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (2.97%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (2.97%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (2.97%) Web Team Leader
13 7 (2.60%) Software Manager
13 7 (2.60%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (47.21%) ASP.NET
2 94 (34.94%) HTML
3 84 (31.23%) CSS
4 51 (18.96%) .NET Framework
5 48 (17.84%) XML
6 44 (16.36%) WCF
7 41 (15.24%) jQuery
7 41 (15.24%) Web Services
7 41 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (11.90%) WinForms
9 26 (9.67%) Ajax
10 23 (8.55%) HTML5
11 20 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (6.69%) SOAP
13 17 (6.32%) WPF
14 13 (4.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (4.83%) Castle Windsor
15 11 (4.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 10 (3.72%) XSLT
17 9 (3.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.35%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.97%) iPhone
6 7 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.60%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (2.23%) iPad
7 6 (2.23%) Tandem
8 5 (1.86%) DTV
9 3 (1.12%) Replication
10 2 (0.74%) Statistics
10 2 (0.74%) AS400
10 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.74%) Blog
10 2 (0.74%) Social Network
10 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.37%) Open Source
11 1 (0.37%) Xbox
11 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.10%) Windows
2 15 (5.58%) Android
3 12 (4.46%) Linux
4 9 (3.35%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.12%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.74%) UNIX
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (42.38%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (35.32%) MVC
3 58 (21.56%) Scrum
4 47 (17.47%) TDD
5 23 (8.55%) OO
5 23 (8.55%) CRM
6 22 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (7.43%) Web Development
8 17 (6.32%) Mentoring
9 16 (5.95%) Unit Testing
9 16 (5.95%) Web Application Development
10 14 (5.20%) MVVM
10 14 (5.20%) OOD
10 14 (5.20%) Software Engineering
11 13 (4.83%) OOP
12 11 (4.09%) SOA
13 9 (3.35%) ITIL
14 8 (2.97%) Automated Testing
14 8 (2.97%) Load Balancing
15 7 (2.60%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 193 (71.75%) C#
2 101 (37.55%) SQL
3 75 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 47 (17.47%) VB.NET
5 35 (13.01%) Java
6 29 (10.78%) T-SQL
7 18 (6.69%) VB
8 7 (2.60%) PHP
8 7 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.23%) C++
9 6 (2.23%) XAML
10 5 (1.86%) VBA
10 5 (1.86%) Python
11 4 (1.49%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.49%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.49%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.12%) VB6
12 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.12%) Perl
13 2 (0.74%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 25 (9.29%) Degree
2 11 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.35%) MCP
3 9 (3.35%) MCSE
4 7 (2.60%) ISEB
4 7 (2.60%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.49%) VCP4
5 4 (1.49%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.86%) QA
3 4 (1.49%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.12%) Zenoss
2 3 (1.12%) Puppet
2 3 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 104 (38.66%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.29%) Oracle
3 16 (5.95%) SAP
4 11 (4.09%) Xamarin
5 9 (3.35%) Cisco
5 9 (3.35%) HP
5 9 (3.35%) VMware
6 7 (2.60%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.86%) Citrix
8 4 (1.49%) Veritas
8 4 (1.49%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.49%) Symantec
9 3 (1.12%) Twitter
9 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.12%) Informatica
9 3 (1.12%) LexisNexis
10 2 (0.74%) Facebook
10 2 (0.74%) Telerik
11 1 (0.37%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£38K + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chepstow
IntaPeople
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Flexible hours, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago