The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 (dotNet)
Rank 9 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 187 205 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.36% 18.60% 23.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.46% 48.46% 60.06%
Number of salaries quoted 184 186 187
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £44,000 £42,500
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
Wales

.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 29 July 2014.

.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 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 -9 84 £31,500 -3.07% 18
Torfaen +10 21 £36,000 +4.34% 4
Bridgend +2 19 £36,500 +14.06% 2
Caerphilly +21 14 £35,000 -16.66%
Newport -11 14 £38,250 +20.31% 1
Monmouthshire +1 6 £33,750 -38.63%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 4 £22,500 -
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £30,000 -
.NET
Wales

.NET
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 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.

1 219 (65.77%) C#
2 187 (56.16%) HTML
3 179 (53.75%) ASP.NET
4 170 (51.05%) SQL Server
5 165 (49.55%) JavaScript
6 164 (49.25%) CSS
7 151 (45.35%) Microsoft
8 121 (36.34%) MVC
9 114 (34.23%) SQL
10 90 (27.03%) .NET Framework
11 88 (26.43%) Scrum
12 82 (24.62%) WCF
13 79 (23.72%) jQuery
14 71 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
15 69 (20.72%) Java
15 69 (20.72%) Windows
16 62 (18.62%) OO
17 60 (18.02%) TDD
18 58 (17.42%) VB.NET
19 56 (16.82%) MS Excel
20 51 (15.32%) XML
21 47 (14.11%) Web Development
22 44 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 40 (12.01%) OOD
24 39 (11.71%) SharePoint
24 39 (11.71%) Web Services
24 39 (11.71%) Degree
25 37 (11.11%) WinForms
25 37 (11.11%) Software Engineering
25 37 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
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 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 39 (11.71%) SharePoint
2 36 (10.81%) IIS
3 29 (8.71%) CMS
4 14 (4.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (3.30%) Commerce Server
5 11 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (3.30%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.50%) Node.js
6 5 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.90%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 56 (16.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.30%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.70%) PaaS
2 9 (2.70%) IaaS
3 4 (1.20%) Trello
3 4 (1.20%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.21%) Internet
2 11 (3.30%) DNS
3 9 (2.70%) Intranet
4 7 (2.10%) Firewall
4 7 (2.10%) NAS
4 7 (2.10%) SAN
5 4 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (51.05%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.61%) Relational Database
3 19 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.30%) MS Access
12 1 (0.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (10.51%) NUnit
2 34 (10.21%) Visual Studio
3 32 (9.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (5.11%) MSTest
4 17 (5.11%) Moq
5 9 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.90%) Subversion
8 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.60%) Xcode
8 2 (0.60%) Ant
9 1 (0.30%) JUnit
General
1 19 (5.71%) Finance
2 15 (4.50%) Advertising
3 11 (3.30%) Retail
4 10 (3.00%) Legal
5 7 (2.10%) Marketing
6 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.20%) Electronics
8 3 (0.90%) Law
8 3 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 245 (73.57%) Developer
2 130 (39.04%) .NET Developer
3 42 (12.61%) C# Developer
4 37 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 36 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (10.21%) Web Developer
7 30 (9.01%) Software Engineer
8 29 (8.71%) Senior Developer
9 28 (8.41%) Analyst
10 26 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (7.51%) Team Leader
12 22 (6.61%) Development Team Leader
13 18 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (5.11%) Junior
15 15 (4.50%) Junior Developer
16 12 (3.60%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (3.60%) Graduate
16 12 (3.60%) Support Analyst
16 12 (3.60%) Web Team Leader
16 12 (3.60%) Web Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (56.16%) HTML
2 179 (53.75%) ASP.NET
3 164 (49.25%) CSS
4 90 (27.03%) .NET Framework
5 82 (24.62%) WCF
6 79 (23.72%) jQuery
7 51 (15.32%) XML
8 44 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 39 (11.71%) Web Services
10 37 (11.11%) WinForms
10 37 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (11.11%) HTML5
11 35 (10.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 32 (9.61%) XHTML
13 31 (9.31%) Ajax
14 17 (5.11%) CSS3
15 15 (4.50%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (3.90%) LINQ
16 13 (3.90%) SOAP
17 11 (3.30%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.81%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.50%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.30%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.80%) Open Source
7 5 (1.50%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.50%) Physics
8 4 (1.20%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.20%) iPhone
9 3 (0.90%) Blog
9 3 (0.90%) RIA
10 2 (0.60%) EPoS
10 2 (0.60%) iPad
11 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 69 (20.72%) Windows
2 13 (3.90%) Android
2 13 (3.90%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.40%) Windows 8
3 8 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (2.40%) Windows Phone
4 7 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.90%) Linux
5 3 (0.90%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.60%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (36.34%) MVC
2 88 (26.43%) Scrum
3 71 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (18.62%) OO
5 60 (18.02%) TDD
6 47 (14.11%) Web Development
7 40 (12.01%) OOD
8 37 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 27 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 18 (5.41%) Software Testing
11 17 (5.11%) Project Management
12 16 (4.80%) Waterfall
13 14 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (3.90%) Time Management
14 13 (3.90%) OOP
15 12 (3.60%) SOA
15 12 (3.60%) Web Application Development
15 12 (3.60%) iOS Development
16 11 (3.30%) Android Development
16 11 (3.30%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 219 (65.77%) C#
2 165 (49.55%) JavaScript
3 114 (34.23%) SQL
4 69 (20.72%) Java
5 58 (17.42%) VB.NET
6 35 (10.51%) T-SQL
7 31 (9.31%) C++
8 30 (9.01%) PHP
9 21 (6.31%) VB
10 6 (1.80%) XAML
11 5 (1.50%) RPG
12 4 (1.20%) C
12 4 (1.20%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.60%) VB6
13 2 (0.60%) VBA
14 1 (0.30%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (11.71%) Degree
2 29 (8.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.60%) MCP
4 11 (3.30%) MCSE
5 7 (2.10%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.60%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.61%) QA
2 7 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 151 (45.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.51%) Oracle
3 17 (5.11%) Sitecore
4 13 (3.90%) SAP
5 11 (3.30%) Cisco
5 11 (3.30%) HP
5 11 (3.30%) VMware
6 7 (2.10%) Symantec
6 7 (2.10%) Veritas
7 5 (1.50%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.20%) Citrix
9 1 (0.30%) Apple
9 1 (0.30%) Sage
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe
9 1 (0.30%) Facebook
9 1 (0.30%) Twitter
9 1 (0.30%) Remedy
9 1 (0.30%) Alterian
9 1 (0.30%) Google
Pontypool, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 p.a
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Private Health Care
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago