The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 69 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -15
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 35 51 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.60% 4.61% 6.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.56% 12.00% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 72
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET Framework
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
463 425 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.35% 38.43% 46.19%
Number of salaries quoted 392 385 488
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Wales

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Wales

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Wales

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
South Wales -26 19 £39,250 +17.16% 3
North Wales - 15 £37,500 -
West Wales +7 1 £36,000 +30.90%
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (83.95%) C#
3 61 (75.31%) SQL Server
4 59 (72.84%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (70.37%) ASP.NET
6 52 (64.20%) MVC
7 39 (48.15%) TDD
8 38 (46.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 37 (45.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (45.68%) WCF
10 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
11 32 (39.51%) HTML
11 32 (39.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (38.27%) CSS
13 28 (34.57%) SQL
14 24 (29.63%) Windows
14 24 (29.63%) MS Excel
14 24 (29.63%) BDD
15 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
16 21 (25.93%) Node.js
16 21 (25.93%) RESTful
17 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
17 20 (24.69%) NoSQL
17 20 (24.69%) Facebook
17 20 (24.69%) Web Application Development
17 20 (24.69%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (24.69%) Ruby
17 20 (24.69%) Advertising
18 19 (23.46%) OO
19 18 (22.22%) WinForms

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (25.93%) Node.js
2 12 (14.81%) CMS
3 11 (13.58%) IIS
4 8 (9.88%) Commerce Server
5 4 (4.94%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 24 (29.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) PaaS
2 2 (2.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Internet
2 8 (9.88%) DNS
3 4 (4.94%) SAN
3 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 4 (4.94%) NAS
3 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (75.31%) SQL Server
2 20 (24.69%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.23%) MS Access
7 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (13.58%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.17%) MSTest
5 4 (4.94%) NUnit
6 3 (3.70%) Moq
6 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.23%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (24.69%) Advertising
2 15 (18.52%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) Electronics
3 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.41%) Marketing
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
5 3 (3.70%) Law
6 2 (2.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (87.65%) Developer
2 46 (56.79%) .NET Developer
3 10 (12.35%) C# Developer
3 10 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Agile C# Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Junior
8 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 38 (46.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 37 (45.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (45.68%) WCF
5 32 (39.51%) HTML
5 32 (39.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (38.27%) CSS
7 21 (25.93%) RESTful
8 18 (22.22%) WinForms
9 17 (20.99%) jQuery
9 17 (20.99%) HTML5
10 15 (18.52%) WPF
11 11 (13.58%) XML
12 8 (9.88%) Ajax
13 7 (8.64%) XHTML
14 6 (7.41%) Web Services
15 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (6.17%) CSS3
16 4 (4.94%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.88%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.64%) iPhone
4 7 (8.64%) iPad
5 6 (7.41%) DTV
6 5 (6.17%) N-Tier
7 4 (4.94%) Replication
7 4 (4.94%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.23%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Windows
2 11 (13.58%) Android
3 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (72.84%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (64.20%) MVC
3 39 (48.15%) TDD
4 24 (29.63%) BDD
5 20 (24.69%) Web Application Development
6 19 (23.46%) OO
7 16 (19.75%) Scrum
8 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (11.11%) OOD
9 9 (11.11%) ITIL
10 8 (9.88%) Load Balancing
11 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
11 7 (8.64%) Test Automation
12 6 (7.41%) MVVM
12 6 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.41%) Programme Management
13 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
13 5 (6.17%) OOP
14 4 (4.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 68 (83.95%) C#
2 28 (34.57%) SQL
3 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
4 20 (24.69%) Ruby
5 13 (16.05%) T-SQL
6 12 (14.81%) VB.NET
7 7 (8.64%) VB
7 7 (8.64%) Java
8 4 (4.94%) XAML
9 3 (3.70%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.47%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.23%) Python
11 1 (1.23%) PHP
11 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.88%) MCP
2 8 (9.88%) MCSE
3 6 (7.41%) Degree
4 4 (4.94%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
1 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.69%) Facebook
3 10 (12.35%) SAP
4 8 (9.88%) Cisco
4 8 (9.88%) VMware
4 8 (9.88%) HP
5 6 (7.41%) Xamarin
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle
7 4 (4.94%) Citrix
7 4 (4.94%) Veritas
7 4 (4.94%) Symantec
7 4 (4.94%) LexisNexis
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