The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 221 179 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.93% 13.25% 23.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.57% 36.02% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 187 162 242
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
.NET
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
455 497 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.87% 36.79% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 374 427 402
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

.NET
Salary Trend in Wales

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

.NET Salary Trend in Wales

.NET
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Wales

.NET
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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 +3 177 £35,750 -4.66% 25
West Wales +4 38 £30,000 -16.66% 2
North Wales -8 5 £32,500 -13.33% 1
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 363 (78.23%) C#
2 292 (62.93%) ASP.NET
3 255 (54.96%) MVC
4 251 (54.09%) SQL
5 244 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
6 220 (47.41%) HTML
7 214 (46.12%) CSS
8 209 (45.04%) SQL Server
9 186 (40.09%) JavaScript
10 157 (33.84%) Microsoft
11 147 (31.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 135 (29.09%) Scrum
13 128 (27.59%) jQuery
14 92 (19.83%) WCF
14 92 (19.83%) MS Excel
15 90 (19.40%) VB.NET
16 81 (17.46%) SDLC
17 71 (15.30%) Degree
18 67 (14.44%) OO
19 66 (14.22%) Web Services
20 64 (13.79%) HTML5
21 62 (13.36%) CSS3
21 62 (13.36%) TDD
22 58 (12.50%) Visual Studio
22 58 (12.50%) AngularJS
23 54 (11.64%) ASP.NET Web API
24 53 (11.42%) XML
25 52 (11.21%) Software Engineering
26 51 (10.99%) .NET Framework
27 50 (10.78%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 32 (6.90%) IIS
2 28 (6.03%) Node.js
3 22 (4.74%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.51%) CMS
7 5 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.65%) Drupal
8 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.43%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.22%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 92 (19.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.94%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.72%) MS Office
4 5 (1.08%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.43%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 48 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (5.60%) SaaS
3 9 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.65%) IaaS
4 3 (0.65%) PaaS
5 2 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.16%) Intranet
2 7 (1.51%) Internet
3 4 (0.86%) HTTP
4 2 (0.43%) DNS
4 2 (0.43%) Extranet
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) NAS
5 1 (0.22%) SAN
5 1 (0.22%) Skype
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (45.04%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.88%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (2.37%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.72%) MySQL
7 8 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.51%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.29%) MS Access
10 4 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.65%) SSDT
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.22%) DTS
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.22%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 58 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 47 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (4.31%) Git (software)
4 18 (3.88%) NUnit
5 9 (1.94%) Subversion
6 7 (1.51%) Selenium
7 6 (1.29%) Moq
8 5 (1.08%) MSTest
9 4 (0.86%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.65%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.43%) JMeter
11 2 (0.43%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.43%) Toad
11 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.22%) AccuRev
12 1 (0.22%) JIRA
12 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 50 (10.78%) Finance
2 45 (9.70%) Advertising
3 16 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 16 (3.45%) Marketing
4 11 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.51%) Games
6 3 (0.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.22%) Banking
7 1 (0.22%) Electronics
7 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 335 (72.20%) Developer
2 234 (50.43%) .NET Developer
3 112 (24.14%) C# Developer
4 107 (23.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (19.18%) Senior Developer
6 66 (14.22%) Senior .NET Developer
7 47 (10.13%) Software Developer
8 38 (8.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 35 (7.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (7.33%) Analyst
11 31 (6.68%) Junior
12 28 (6.03%) Lead Developer
13 27 (5.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 27 (5.82%) C# Software Developer
13 27 (5.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 27 (5.82%) Senior C# Developer
14 26 (5.60%) .NET Software Developer
15 23 (4.96%) Software Engineer
16 22 (4.74%) Team Leader
17 21 (4.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (62.93%) ASP.NET
2 220 (47.41%) HTML
3 214 (46.12%) CSS
4 147 (31.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 128 (27.59%) jQuery
6 92 (19.83%) WCF
7 66 (14.22%) Web Services
8 64 (13.79%) HTML5
9 62 (13.36%) CSS3
10 58 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 54 (11.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 53 (11.42%) XML
13 51 (10.99%) .NET Framework
14 23 (4.96%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (4.09%) Ajax
15 19 (4.09%) WinForms
16 16 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 15 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 14 (3.02%) NHibernate
19 10 (2.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.70%) Computer Science
2 22 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.51%) BBC
5 7 (1.51%) Social Media
5 7 (1.51%) User Experience
6 6 (1.29%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.86%) Physics
9 3 (0.65%) AS400
9 3 (0.65%) FMCG
10 2 (0.43%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.22%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.22%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 49 (10.56%) Windows
2 13 (2.80%) Linux
3 8 (1.72%) Unix
4 6 (1.29%) Android
5 5 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.65%) AIX
8 2 (0.43%) VMS
9 1 (0.22%) HPUX
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (54.96%) MVC
2 244 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (29.09%) Scrum
4 81 (17.46%) SDLC
5 67 (14.44%) OO
6 62 (13.36%) TDD
7 52 (11.21%) Software Engineering
8 37 (7.97%) Mentoring
9 36 (7.76%) Web Development
10 29 (6.25%) OOD
11 21 (4.53%) Web Application Development
12 20 (4.31%) BDD
13 19 (4.09%) OOP
14 18 (3.88%) Coaching
15 15 (3.23%) People Management
15 15 (3.23%) Project Management
16 14 (3.02%) E-Commerce
16 14 (3.02%) Software Testing
17 13 (2.80%) Time Management
17 13 (2.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 363 (78.23%) C#
2 251 (54.09%) SQL
3 186 (40.09%) JavaScript
4 90 (19.40%) VB.NET
5 44 (9.48%) Java
6 34 (7.33%) T-SQL
7 28 (6.03%) VB
8 23 (4.96%) C++
9 14 (3.02%) PHP
10 12 (2.59%) C
11 11 (2.37%) VBA
12 8 (1.72%) Ruby
13 7 (1.51%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.51%) VB6
14 5 (1.08%) R
15 4 (0.86%) COBOL
16 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.22%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.22%) Fortran
17 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (15.30%) Degree
2 13 (2.80%) SC Cleared
2 13 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.65%) MCP
5 1 (0.22%) ISEB
5 1 (0.22%) MCSE
5 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.39%) QA
2 5 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.22%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.22%) MISRA
3 1 (0.22%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.43%) Firmware
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 157 (33.84%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.96%) Oracle
3 10 (2.16%) Facebook
4 8 (1.72%) Cisco
4 8 (1.72%) VMware
5 7 (1.51%) Apple
5 7 (1.51%) Google
5 7 (1.51%) Sony
5 7 (1.51%) Yahoo!
6 4 (0.86%) SAP
6 4 (0.86%) Sitecore
6 4 (0.86%) Unisys
7 3 (0.65%) Adobe
7 3 (0.65%) HP
7 3 (0.65%) IBM
8 2 (0.43%) Rally
8 2 (0.43%) Sage
9 1 (0.22%) Nintex
9 1 (0.22%) Symantec
9 1 (0.22%) Xamarin
Penarth, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
FT Select
Salary: circa £40K + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Zion Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Wales
Sonovate
Salary: £25k - £40k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Oho Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago