The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 14 48 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 16.47% 46.15% 41.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.67% 71.64% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 15
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,800 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £40,000 £26,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
West 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 Swansea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 67 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 35.29% 64.42% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 63 16
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £20,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

.NET
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

.NET Salary Trend in Swansea

.NET
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Swansea

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 38 (79.17%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) HTML
2 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
3 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET
4 24 (50.00%) CSS
5 23 (47.92%) SQL
6 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 19 (39.58%) MVC
8 18 (37.50%) WinForms
8 18 (37.50%) .NET Framework
9 17 (35.42%) Windows
10 14 (29.17%) WCF
11 12 (25.00%) Android
11 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
12 11 (22.92%) jQuery
12 11 (22.92%) WPF
13 10 (20.83%) XML
14 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
14 9 (18.75%) Oracle
14 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS
15 8 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
15 8 (16.67%) Android Development
15 8 (16.67%) iOS Development
15 8 (16.67%) Mercurial
15 8 (16.67%) Silverlight
15 8 (16.67%) LINQ
15 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 5 (10.42%) NUnit
4 4 (8.33%) Xcode
5 3 (6.25%) MSTest
5 3 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (6.25%) Moq
6 2 (4.17%) NCover
6 2 (4.17%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.92%) C# Developer
4 9 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Junior Developer
5 8 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Junior
6 7 (14.58%) Software Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Test Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Automated Test Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Graduate
8 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) HTML
2 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET
3 24 (50.00%) CSS
4 18 (37.50%) WinForms
4 18 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 14 (29.17%) WCF
6 11 (22.92%) WPF
6 11 (22.92%) jQuery
7 10 (20.83%) XML
8 8 (16.67%) XSLT
8 8 (16.67%) Silverlight
8 8 (16.67%) LINQ
8 8 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (14.58%) HTML5
10 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (10.42%) Ajax
11 4 (8.33%) Qt
12 3 (6.25%) XHTML
12 3 (6.25%) Spring.NET
12 3 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 8 (16.67%) GIS
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.08%) Social Media
3 1 (2.08%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Android
3 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) MVC
2 8 (16.67%) OO
2 8 (16.67%) Android Development
2 8 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 7 (14.58%) Scrum
4 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.42%) TDD
4 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
4 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
4 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (10.42%) Web Application Development
4 5 (10.42%) Manual Testing
4 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.33%) Kanban
5 4 (8.33%) Low Latency
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (6.25%) MVVM
6 3 (6.25%) OOD
6 3 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) C#
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.42%) VB
5 5 (10.42%) Java
5 5 (10.42%) PHP
6 4 (8.33%) Perl
6 4 (8.33%) C++
6 4 (8.33%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.17%) VB6
8 1 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.08%) Uniface
8 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ISEB
1 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards