The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank - 4 13
Permanent jobs citing .NET 0 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 32.81% 12.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 65.63% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 7
Average salary - £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
South 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 Torfaen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 43.37% 50.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 30
Average salary £31,500 £36,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

.NET
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

.NET Salary Trend in Torfaen

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) SSDT
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Release Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) JAX-WS
3 1 (10.00%) JPA
3 1 (10.00%) COM+
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Scalability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Telerik