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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 13 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 18.57% 52.05% 34.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.17% 88.37% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 16
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.20%
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
24 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 34.29% 58.90% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 27
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £34,000
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 18 December 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Swansea

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 22 (75.86%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 20 (68.97%) HTML
4 15 (51.72%) SQL
5 14 (48.28%) CSS
5 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (44.83%) HTML5
7 11 (37.93%) MVC
8 10 (34.48%) jQuery
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (27.59%) Degree
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (24.14%) Scrum
11 7 (24.14%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (20.69%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (20.69%) OO
12 6 (20.69%) TDD
13 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
13 5 (17.24%) OOD
14 4 (13.79%) B2B
14 4 (13.79%) XHTML
14 4 (13.79%) WCF
14 4 (13.79%) Android
14 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
14 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
14 4 (13.79%) TypeScript

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) NUnit
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) NCover
2 2 (6.90%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Moq
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) ASP.NET
2 20 (68.97%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) CSS
4 13 (44.83%) HTML5
5 10 (34.48%) jQuery
6 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (20.69%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
9 4 (13.79%) WCF
9 4 (13.79%) XHTML
10 3 (10.34%) Durandal
11 2 (6.90%) Ajax
11 2 (6.90%) NHibernate
11 2 (6.90%) XML
12 1 (3.45%) Flash
12 1 (3.45%) Web Services
12 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (3.45%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Android
1 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) OO
5 5 (17.24%) OOD
6 4 (13.79%) B2B
6 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.34%) OOP
7 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.90%) Content Management
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.90%) VB6
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft