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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 171 361 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.32% 27.06% 22.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.78% 57.95% 49.28%
Number of salaries quoted 160 348 228
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
441 623 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.35% 46.70% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 404 590 453
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.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 19 December 2014.

.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 19 December 2014. 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 -6 131 £32,500 - 27
North Wales -2 21 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Wales -7 13 £37,500 +25.00%
Mid Wales - 1 £34,000 - 1
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 253 (67.65%) C#
2 206 (55.08%) ASP.NET
3 200 (53.48%) SQL Server
4 171 (45.72%) HTML
5 159 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
6 151 (40.37%) JavaScript
7 147 (39.30%) SQL
8 131 (35.03%) CSS
9 120 (32.09%) MVC
10 118 (31.55%) Microsoft
11 98 (26.20%) .NET Framework
12 88 (23.53%) WCF
13 82 (21.93%) TDD
14 79 (21.12%) jQuery
15 68 (18.18%) XML
16 64 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 58 (15.51%) Java
18 57 (15.24%) VB.NET
19 56 (14.97%) Windows
19 56 (14.97%) MS Excel
20 53 (14.17%) HTML5
21 52 (13.90%) Scrum
22 50 (13.37%) ASP.NET Web API
23 48 (12.83%) Visual Studio
24 46 (12.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 44 (11.76%) Web Services
26 43 (11.50%) Degree
26 43 (11.50%) OO
27 41 (10.96%) T-SQL
27 41 (10.96%) WinForms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (8.29%) Node.js
2 18 (4.81%) IIS
3 17 (4.55%) CMS
4 13 (3.48%) Umbraco
5 10 (2.67%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.34%) Commerce Server
8 4 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.07%) Apache
9 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.27%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 56 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.53%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.87%) PaaS
2 7 (1.87%) IaaS
3 4 (1.07%) Trello
3 4 (1.07%) Basecamp
3 4 (1.07%) SaaS
4 2 (0.53%) Office 365
5 1 (0.27%) Joyent
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.01%) Internet
2 6 (1.60%) Firewall
3 5 (1.34%) Intranet
3 5 (1.34%) DNS
4 3 (0.80%) SAN
4 3 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.80%) NAS
5 2 (0.53%) RFID
6 1 (0.27%) LAN
6 1 (0.27%) HTTP
6 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (53.48%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (6.42%) NoSQL
4 18 (4.81%) MySQL
5 15 (4.01%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 13 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.53%) MS Access
14 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (12.83%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.22%) Git (software)
3 26 (6.95%) NUnit
4 24 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (5.61%) MSTest
6 15 (4.01%) Moq
7 5 (1.34%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.80%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.53%) NCover
9 2 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.53%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.53%) Xcode
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.27%) Subversion
10 1 (0.27%) MorphX
10 1 (0.27%) Selenium
10 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (10.43%) Finance
2 37 (9.89%) Advertising
3 10 (2.67%) Retail
4 8 (2.14%) Games
5 7 (1.87%) Electronics
5 7 (1.87%) Law
6 6 (1.60%) Legal
7 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.34%) Marketing
8 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.53%) Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 268 (71.66%) Developer
2 130 (34.76%) .NET Developer
3 46 (12.30%) Software Developer
4 41 (10.96%) Analyst
4 41 (10.96%) Senior Developer
5 33 (8.82%) Web Developer
5 33 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 25 (6.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (5.08%) Test Analyst
9 15 (4.01%) Junior
9 15 (4.01%) Software Engineer
9 15 (4.01%) Junior Developer
10 14 (3.74%) Graduate
11 13 (3.48%) Programmer
11 13 (3.48%) Graduate Developer
11 13 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (2.94%) Development Manager
13 10 (2.67%) Applications Developer
13 10 (2.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (55.08%) ASP.NET
2 171 (45.72%) HTML
3 131 (35.03%) CSS
4 98 (26.20%) .NET Framework
5 88 (23.53%) WCF
6 79 (21.12%) jQuery
7 68 (18.18%) XML
8 64 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (14.17%) HTML5
10 50 (13.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 46 (12.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 44 (11.76%) Web Services
13 41 (10.96%) WinForms
14 38 (10.16%) Ajax
15 31 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 26 (6.95%) RESTful
17 23 (6.15%) XHTML
18 21 (5.61%) SOAP
19 13 (3.48%) WPF
20 11 (2.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.41%) iPhone
5 9 (2.41%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.87%) Open Source
7 5 (1.34%) iPad
8 4 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.80%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.80%) DTV
9 3 (0.80%) Replication
10 2 (0.53%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.53%) EPoS
10 2 (0.53%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.53%) RIA
10 2 (0.53%) Statistics
10 2 (0.53%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (14.97%) Windows
2 16 (4.28%) Linux
2 16 (4.28%) Android
3 12 (3.21%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.60%) Mac OS
5 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.80%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.53%) UNIX
7 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (32.09%) MVC
3 82 (21.93%) TDD
4 52 (13.90%) Scrum
5 43 (11.50%) OO
6 35 (9.36%) Web Development
7 32 (8.56%) BDD
7 32 (8.56%) Software Engineering
7 32 (8.56%) Web Application Development
8 23 (6.15%) OOD
9 21 (5.61%) Unit Testing
10 19 (5.08%) Mentoring
11 18 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (4.55%) CRM
13 14 (3.74%) E-Commerce
13 14 (3.74%) OOP
14 13 (3.48%) Waterfall
15 11 (2.94%) Project Management
16 10 (2.67%) ERP
17 9 (2.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 253 (67.65%) C#
2 151 (40.37%) JavaScript
3 147 (39.30%) SQL
4 58 (15.51%) Java
5 57 (15.24%) VB.NET
6 41 (10.96%) T-SQL
7 32 (8.56%) PHP
8 26 (6.95%) Ruby
9 18 (4.81%) VB
10 16 (4.28%) C++
11 7 (1.87%) Python
11 7 (1.87%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.34%) VBA
13 5 (1.34%) VB6
13 5 (1.34%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.07%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (1.07%) Perl
14 4 (1.07%) Delphi
15 3 (0.80%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (11.50%) Degree
2 11 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.67%) ISEB
3 10 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.14%) MCP
4 8 (2.14%) MCSE
5 3 (0.80%) HND
5 3 (0.80%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.53%) MCSD
6 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.28%) QA
2 5 (1.34%) SLA
2 5 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.80%) Firmware
3 3 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.80%) Puppet
1 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.53%) Nagios
2 2 (0.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.53%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 118 (31.55%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.75%) Oracle
3 24 (6.42%) Facebook
4 19 (5.08%) SAP
5 8 (2.14%) Cisco
5 8 (2.14%) HP
5 8 (2.14%) VMware
6 5 (1.34%) Sage
6 5 (1.34%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.07%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.80%) Symantec
8 3 (0.80%) Informatica
8 3 (0.80%) Veritas
8 3 (0.80%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.53%) Citrix
9 2 (0.53%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.53%) Telerik
10 1 (0.27%) Google
Wrexham
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + pension,25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brecon, Powys
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Caerphilly
CPS Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Online Resourcing
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 16 days ago
Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 16 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Glyndwr University
Salary: From £27,863 to £32,277 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wrexham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £36,000 - £40,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago