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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing .NET 139 135 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.53% 13.47% 22.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.17% 39.82% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 131 128 221
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £45,000 £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
374 339 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.01% 33.83% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 322 301 414
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,614 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £44,000 £51,400
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 68 £36,500 +8.95% 8
Newport +2 24 £34,000 -2.85% 4
Monmouthshire +1 12 £40,000 +36.75%
Bridgend -6 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Torfaen -18 11 £30,000 -25.00%
Caerphilly -5 5 £35,000 +11.11%
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £40,655 -
Glamorgan - 2 £37,500 -
Neath Port Talbot +2 1 £39,500 +5.33%
Vale of Glamorgan 0 1 £26,000 +15.55%
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 189 (69.23%) C#
2 117 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 116 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (42.12%) ASP.NET
5 104 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 92 (33.70%) HTML
7 87 (31.87%) MVC
8 83 (30.40%) SQL
9 81 (29.67%) CSS
10 77 (28.21%) JavaScript
11 67 (24.54%) Windows
11 67 (24.54%) Scrum
12 54 (19.78%) MS Excel
13 49 (17.95%) VB.NET
14 45 (16.48%) TDD
15 44 (16.12%) Finance
16 43 (15.75%) .NET Framework
17 42 (15.38%) WCF
18 40 (14.65%) jQuery
19 38 (13.92%) XML
19 38 (13.92%) WinForms
20 37 (13.55%) Team Foundation Server
21 32 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC
21 32 (11.72%) Ajax
22 30 (10.99%) Java
22 30 (10.99%) IIS
23 28 (10.26%) Web Services
23 28 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
24 26 (9.52%) CRM
25 25 (9.16%) OO

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (10.99%) IIS
2 20 (7.33%) CMS
3 9 (3.30%) Node.js
4 8 (2.93%) Commerce Server
5 7 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.20%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.47%) Apache
8 4 (1.47%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 54 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.20%) MS Office
3 4 (1.47%) MS Project
4 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.93%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
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%) SAN
3 4 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.47%) RFID
3 4 (1.47%) Firewall
3 4 (1.47%) NAS
4 1 (0.37%) Skype
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.30%) MySQL
5 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.47%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.73%) MS Access
8 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) SSDT
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 37 (13.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (7.33%) Visual Studio
3 19 (6.96%) NUnit
4 15 (5.49%) MSTest
4 15 (5.49%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (3.30%) Moq
6 6 (2.20%) Selenium
6 6 (2.20%) JMeter
6 6 (2.20%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.73%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.73%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.73%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.73%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.37%) JUnit
8 1 (0.37%) Subversion
8 1 (0.37%) jMock
8 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (16.12%) Finance
2 12 (4.40%) Advertising
2 12 (4.40%) Marketing
3 10 (3.66%) Electronics
4 7 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.56%) Retail
4 7 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.10%) Games
5 3 (1.10%) Banking
5 3 (1.10%) Law
6 2 (0.73%) Legal
6 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 168 (61.54%) Developer
2 90 (32.97%) .NET Developer
3 41 (15.02%) Analyst
4 37 (13.55%) C# Developer
5 26 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 24 (8.79%) Software Developer
7 17 (6.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (5.13%) Test Analyst
9 13 (4.76%) Development Manager
9 13 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (4.03%) Team Leader
11 10 (3.66%) Software Development Manager
11 10 (3.66%) Web Developer
11 10 (3.66%) Software Manager
12 9 (3.30%) Tester
13 8 (2.93%) Systems Analyst
13 8 (2.93%) Web Team Leader
14 7 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (2.56%) CRM Developer
14 7 (2.56%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (42.12%) ASP.NET
2 92 (33.70%) HTML
3 81 (29.67%) CSS
4 43 (15.75%) .NET Framework
5 42 (15.38%) WCF
6 40 (14.65%) jQuery
7 38 (13.92%) WinForms
7 38 (13.92%) XML
8 32 (11.72%) Ajax
8 32 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (10.26%) Web Services
10 20 (7.33%) WPF
11 19 (6.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (6.59%) HTML5
13 15 (5.49%) Castle Windsor
14 13 (4.76%) XSLT
15 9 (3.30%) Silverlight
15 9 (3.30%) Entity Framework
16 8 (2.93%) Ninject
16 8 (2.93%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (4.40%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.30%) iPhone
4 8 (2.93%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (2.93%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.56%) iPad
5 7 (2.56%) Tandem
6 6 (2.20%) DTV
7 4 (1.47%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.47%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.47%) Replication
8 3 (1.10%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.10%) AS400
8 3 (1.10%) Social Network
9 2 (0.73%) Blog
10 1 (0.37%) iSeries
10 1 (0.37%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 67 (24.54%) Windows
2 16 (5.86%) Android
3 15 (5.49%) Linux
4 9 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.20%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.10%) UNIX
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.37%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (31.87%) MVC
3 67 (24.54%) Scrum
4 45 (16.48%) TDD
5 28 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (9.52%) CRM
7 25 (9.16%) OO
8 16 (5.86%) Web Application Development
9 15 (5.49%) MVVM
9 15 (5.49%) Web Development
10 13 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 13 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 12 (4.40%) OOP
11 12 (4.40%) ITIL
11 12 (4.40%) OOD
12 11 (4.03%) Test Automation
13 10 (3.66%) Kanban
13 10 (3.66%) SOA
14 9 (3.30%) Software Engineering
15 8 (2.93%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 189 (69.23%) C#
2 83 (30.40%) SQL
3 77 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 49 (17.95%) VB.NET
5 30 (10.99%) Java
6 25 (9.16%) T-SQL
7 20 (7.33%) VB
8 10 (3.66%) Python
9 9 (3.30%) PHP
10 8 (2.93%) Perl
11 7 (2.56%) C++
11 7 (2.56%) XAML
12 6 (2.20%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.83%) C
13 5 (1.83%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.47%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.47%) VBA
14 4 (1.47%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (8.42%) Degree
2 11 (4.03%) ISEB
2 11 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.66%) MCSE
4 8 (2.93%) MCP
5 7 (2.56%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.47%) SAP Certification
6 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.73%) CCNA
7 2 (0.73%) CCA
7 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.66%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.47%) SLA
2 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
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%) Zenoss
2 3 (1.10%) Puppet
2 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 104 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.59%) Oracle
3 16 (5.86%) Xamarin
4 14 (5.13%) VMware
5 12 (4.40%) SAP
6 10 (3.66%) Cisco
7 8 (2.93%) HP
8 6 (2.20%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.83%) Citrix
10 4 (1.47%) Veritas
10 4 (1.47%) Unisys
10 4 (1.47%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.47%) Symantec
10 4 (1.47%) LexisNexis
10 4 (1.47%) Twitter
11 3 (1.10%) Telerik
11 3 (1.10%) Facebook
11 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.37%) IBM
12 1 (0.37%) DevExpress
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