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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 194 207 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.06% 20.72% 22.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.82% 53.77% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 175 200 237
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £44,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
513 385 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.17% 38.54% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 439 343 468
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

.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 27 February 2015.

.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 27 February 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 -5 137 £37,500 +7.14% 32
North Wales -2 33 £37,500 +3.44% 6
West Wales -3 12 £36,750 +13.07% 2
Mid Wales -1 5 £30,000 -25.00%
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 266 (72.68%) C#
2 195 (53.28%) ASP.NET
3 188 (51.37%) SQL Server
4 164 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (38.52%) MVC
6 138 (37.70%) HTML
7 131 (35.79%) SQL
8 127 (34.70%) Microsoft
9 121 (33.06%) CSS
10 112 (30.60%) JavaScript
11 90 (24.59%) .NET Framework
12 80 (21.86%) TDD
13 75 (20.49%) WCF
13 75 (20.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 64 (17.49%) Scrum
15 58 (15.85%) VB.NET
15 58 (15.85%) MS Excel
16 57 (15.57%) jQuery
17 54 (14.75%) Windows
18 51 (13.93%) XML
19 48 (13.11%) HTML5
20 47 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
20 47 (12.84%) T-SQL
21 43 (11.75%) Web Services
21 43 (11.75%) Web Application Development
22 42 (11.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 41 (11.20%) Finance
24 39 (10.66%) Ajax
25 38 (10.38%) Java
25 38 (10.38%) Degree

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 33 (9.02%) Node.js
2 25 (6.83%) IIS
3 23 (6.28%) CMS
4 11 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.46%) Umbraco
6 8 (2.19%) Commerce Server
6 8 (2.19%) Apache
7 6 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.09%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.27%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.27%) DNN
Applications
1 58 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.64%) MS Office
3 3 (0.82%) MS Project
4 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.91%) SaaS
3 3 (0.82%) PaaS
3 3 (0.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.01%) Internet
2 8 (2.19%) DNS
3 7 (1.91%) Intranet
3 7 (1.91%) Firewall
4 5 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.37%) RFID
5 4 (1.09%) SAN
5 4 (1.09%) NAS
6 2 (0.55%) Network Security
6 2 (0.55%) LAN
6 2 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (51.37%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.83%) NoSQL
4 18 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.83%) MySQL
6 13 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.19%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.37%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.55%) MS Access
14 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 36 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 31 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 29 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (6.01%) NUnit
5 16 (4.37%) MSTest
6 13 (3.55%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (3.01%) Moq
8 5 (1.37%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.82%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.55%) Subversion
10 2 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.55%) TestDirector
11 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.27%) MorphX
11 1 (0.27%) Selenium
11 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (11.20%) Finance
2 37 (10.11%) Advertising
3 11 (3.01%) Marketing
4 10 (2.73%) Electronics
5 8 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.19%) Retail
6 4 (1.09%) Banking
7 3 (0.82%) Games
7 3 (0.82%) Law
7 3 (0.82%) Legal
8 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 262 (71.58%) Developer
2 127 (34.70%) .NET Developer
3 42 (11.48%) Software Developer
4 41 (11.20%) Senior Developer
5 40 (10.93%) Analyst
6 36 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 20 (5.46%) Web Developer
8 19 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (4.37%) Test Analyst
10 15 (4.10%) Development Manager
11 14 (3.83%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (3.55%) Software Manager
12 13 (3.55%) Lead Developer
13 12 (3.28%) Software Development Manager
13 12 (3.28%) Team Leader
14 11 (3.01%) ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (2.46%) Senior C# Developer
15 9 (2.46%) Junior Developer
15 9 (2.46%) Senior Software Developer
15 9 (2.46%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (53.28%) ASP.NET
2 138 (37.70%) HTML
3 121 (33.06%) CSS
4 90 (24.59%) .NET Framework
5 75 (20.49%) WCF
5 75 (20.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (15.57%) jQuery
7 51 (13.93%) XML
8 48 (13.11%) HTML5
9 47 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 43 (11.75%) Web Services
11 42 (11.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 39 (10.66%) Ajax
13 36 (9.84%) WinForms
14 30 (8.20%) RESTful
15 25 (6.83%) WPF
16 18 (4.92%) SOAP
17 16 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 13 (3.55%) Castle Windsor
19 11 (3.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.38%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.83%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.19%) iPhone
7 7 (1.91%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (1.64%) iPad
8 6 (1.64%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.64%) Tandem
9 5 (1.37%) Web 2.0
9 5 (1.37%) DTV
10 3 (0.82%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.82%) Replication
10 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.55%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.55%) Clustering
11 2 (0.55%) Blog
11 2 (0.55%) Social Network
11 2 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (14.75%) Windows
2 20 (5.46%) Android
3 18 (4.92%) Linux
4 14 (3.83%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.91%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.55%) UNIX
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (38.52%) MVC
3 80 (21.86%) TDD
4 64 (17.49%) Scrum
5 43 (11.75%) Web Application Development
6 36 (9.84%) OO
7 32 (8.74%) Web Development
7 32 (8.74%) BDD
8 25 (6.83%) CRM
9 23 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (6.28%) Mentoring
10 22 (6.01%) Software Engineering
11 21 (5.74%) Unit Testing
12 16 (4.37%) OOP
12 16 (4.37%) OOD
13 14 (3.83%) MVVM
14 12 (3.28%) SOA
15 10 (2.73%) Dependency Injection
16 9 (2.46%) ITIL
17 8 (2.19%) UML
Programming Languages
1 266 (72.68%) C#
2 131 (35.79%) SQL
3 112 (30.60%) JavaScript
4 58 (15.85%) VB.NET
5 47 (12.84%) T-SQL
6 38 (10.38%) Java
7 30 (8.20%) Ruby
8 26 (7.10%) VB
9 17 (4.64%) PHP
10 12 (3.28%) C++
11 11 (3.01%) Python
12 10 (2.73%) VB6
13 8 (2.19%) Perl
14 7 (1.91%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.91%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.64%) C
15 6 (1.64%) XAML
16 5 (1.37%) Embedded C
16 5 (1.37%) Embedded C++
16 5 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (10.38%) Degree
2 13 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.01%) MCP
3 11 (3.01%) MCSE
4 10 (2.73%) VCP4
5 7 (1.91%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.91%) ISEB
6 4 (1.09%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.55%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.28%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.01%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.19%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.64%) Firmware
4 4 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.09%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.82%) Zenoss
2 3 (0.82%) Puppet
2 3 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 127 (34.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.38%) Oracle
2 27 (7.38%) Facebook
3 18 (4.92%) SAP
4 11 (3.01%) Cisco
4 11 (3.01%) HP
4 11 (3.01%) VMware
4 11 (3.01%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.91%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.37%) Citrix
7 4 (1.09%) Veritas
7 4 (1.09%) Symantec
7 4 (1.09%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.82%) Twitter
8 3 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.82%) Informatica
8 3 (0.82%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.55%) Telerik
10 1 (0.27%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£38K + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, Wales
City and County of Swansea
Salary: £27,123 - £30,178
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 4 days ago
Wrexham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Depending on Exp +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rhyl, Clwyd
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chepstow
IntaPeople
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wrexham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
City and Council of Swansea
Salary: From £27,123 to £30,178 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Flexible hours, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago