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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 16 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 20.78% 44.07% 44.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.48% 78.79% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 11
Average salary £35,000 £25,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.92% +7.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
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
33 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 42.86% 55.93% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 15
Average salary £36,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,000 £35,000
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 23 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Swansea

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 19 (67.86%) HTML
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) C#
2 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
4 16 (57.14%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) CSS
6 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (32.14%) jQuery
6 9 (32.14%) HTML5
7 8 (28.57%) MVC
8 7 (25.00%) Scrum
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
9 6 (21.43%) WCF
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
9 6 (21.43%) OO
10 5 (17.86%) OOD
10 5 (17.86%) TDD
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (17.86%) Android
11 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
2 2 (7.14%) NCover
2 2 (7.14%) NUnit
2 2 (7.14%) CruiseControl
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 13 (46.43%) CSS
4 9 (32.14%) jQuery
4 9 (32.14%) HTML5
5 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 6 (21.43%) WCF
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (10.71%) XML
7 3 (10.71%) XHTML
7 3 (10.71%) Durandal
8 2 (7.14%) WPF
8 2 (7.14%) Silverlight
8 2 (7.14%) LINQ
8 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (7.14%) WinForms
8 2 (7.14%) XSLT
9 1 (3.57%) Flash
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (17.86%) Android
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) OO
5 5 (17.86%) OOD
5 5 (17.86%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (14.29%) B2B
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.14%) Android Development
8 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.14%) Content Management
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C#
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 3 (10.71%) VB
5 3 (10.71%) VB6
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Uniface
7 1 (3.57%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.57%) SAP