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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 181 395 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.35% 28.94% 15.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.91% 63.92% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 164 377 158
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,115 £26,225 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
.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
403 618 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.96% 45.27% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 349 585 426
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -9 138 £35,000 +6.06% 35
North Wales 0 24 £37,500 +25.00% 5
West Wales -4 15 £35,000 +34.61% 1
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 267 (64.65%) C#
2 228 (55.21%) ASP.NET
3 219 (53.03%) SQL Server
4 216 (52.30%) HTML
5 181 (43.83%) JavaScript
6 174 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
7 170 (41.16%) CSS
8 169 (40.92%) SQL
9 154 (37.29%) Microsoft
10 130 (31.48%) MVC
11 117 (28.33%) .NET Framework
12 102 (24.70%) jQuery
13 101 (24.46%) WCF
14 85 (20.58%) XML
15 83 (20.10%) TDD
16 82 (19.85%) Java
17 71 (17.19%) Windows
18 70 (16.95%) Scrum
19 66 (15.98%) VB.NET
19 66 (15.98%) HTML5
20 65 (15.74%) MS Excel
21 61 (14.77%) Visual Studio
22 60 (14.53%) Web Services
22 60 (14.53%) ASP.NET MVC
23 57 (13.80%) OO
24 52 (12.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 50 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 48 (11.62%) T-SQL
26 48 (11.62%) Degree
27 47 (11.38%) WinForms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 27 (6.54%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.81%) IIS
3 20 (4.84%) Node.js
4 16 (3.87%) CMS
5 12 (2.91%) Umbraco
6 9 (2.18%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.97%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.73%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.48%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.48%) Apache
13 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle 10gAS
13 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 65 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.48%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.15%) PaaS
2 13 (3.15%) IaaS
3 4 (0.97%) Trello
3 4 (0.97%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.73%) Office 365
5 2 (0.48%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.39%) Internet
2 6 (1.45%) Intranet
3 5 (1.21%) Firewall
3 5 (1.21%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.97%) DNS
5 3 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.48%) NAS
6 2 (0.48%) SAN
6 2 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (53.03%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
4 19 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.36%) MySQL
6 16 (3.87%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.66%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.73%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.73%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 61 (14.77%) Visual Studio
2 40 (9.69%) NUnit
3 30 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (5.33%) MSTest
5 20 (4.84%) Moq
6 16 (3.87%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.97%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.97%) Subversion
11 3 (0.73%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.48%) NCover
12 2 (0.48%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.48%) Xcode
13 1 (0.24%) JUnit
13 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.24%) MorphX
13 1 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 36 (8.72%) Finance
2 29 (7.02%) Advertising
3 13 (3.15%) Retail
4 10 (2.42%) Legal
5 8 (1.94%) Electronics
6 7 (1.69%) Games
7 4 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.97%) Law
7 4 (0.97%) Avionics
8 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 314 (76.03%) Developer
2 151 (36.56%) .NET Developer
3 52 (12.59%) Software Developer
4 45 (10.90%) Web Developer
5 41 (9.93%) Senior Developer
6 37 (8.96%) C# Developer
7 36 (8.72%) Analyst
8 35 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 33 (7.99%) Software Engineer
10 31 (7.51%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (6.54%) Junior
12 25 (6.05%) Junior Developer
13 20 (4.84%) Graduate
14 16 (3.87%) PHP Developer
15 15 (3.63%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (3.63%) Graduate Developer
16 13 (3.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 12 (2.91%) .NET Web Developer
17 12 (2.91%) Lead Developer
18 11 (2.66%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (55.21%) ASP.NET
2 216 (52.30%) HTML
3 170 (41.16%) CSS
4 117 (28.33%) .NET Framework
5 102 (24.70%) jQuery
6 101 (24.46%) WCF
7 85 (20.58%) XML
8 66 (15.98%) HTML5
9 60 (14.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (14.53%) Web Services
10 52 (12.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 50 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 47 (11.38%) WinForms
13 42 (10.17%) Ajax
13 42 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (6.54%) XHTML
14 27 (6.54%) SOAP
15 17 (4.12%) LINQ
16 15 (3.63%) RESTful
17 14 (3.39%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.42%) N-Tier
4 9 (2.18%) Client/Server
4 9 (2.18%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.18%) Open Source
4 9 (2.18%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (2.18%) Algorithms
5 8 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.21%) GIS
8 4 (0.97%) Robotics
9 3 (0.73%) iPhone
10 2 (0.48%) RIA
10 2 (0.48%) EPoS
10 2 (0.48%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.48%) Statistics
11 1 (0.24%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.24%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 71 (17.19%) Windows
2 19 (4.60%) Android
2 19 (4.60%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.42%) Linux
4 9 (2.18%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.69%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.97%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (31.48%) MVC
3 83 (20.10%) TDD
4 70 (16.95%) Scrum
5 57 (13.80%) OO
6 45 (10.90%) Web Development
7 42 (10.17%) OOD
7 42 (10.17%) Software Engineering
8 27 (6.54%) E-Commerce
9 26 (6.30%) Web Application Development
10 21 (5.08%) BDD
11 20 (4.84%) Waterfall
11 20 (4.84%) Mentoring
12 19 (4.60%) Unit Testing
13 15 (3.63%) OOP
13 15 (3.63%) iOS Development
14 14 (3.39%) Android Development
14 14 (3.39%) CRM
14 14 (3.39%) Project Management
15 13 (3.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 267 (64.65%) C#
2 181 (43.83%) JavaScript
3 169 (40.92%) SQL
4 82 (19.85%) Java
5 66 (15.98%) VB.NET
6 48 (11.62%) T-SQL
7 39 (9.44%) PHP
8 29 (7.02%) VB
9 25 (6.05%) C++
10 15 (3.63%) Ruby
11 10 (2.42%) VB6
12 6 (1.45%) VBA
13 5 (1.21%) XAML
13 5 (1.21%) RPG
14 4 (0.97%) Delphi
14 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.73%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.73%) PHP5
15 3 (0.73%) CoffeeScript
15 3 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (11.62%) Degree
2 14 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.69%) MCP
3 7 (1.69%) MCSE
4 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.73%) ISEB
5 3 (0.73%) HND
5 3 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.48%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.48%) MCSD
6 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.60%) QA
2 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
2 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 154 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.14%) Oracle
3 18 (4.36%) SAP
4 16 (3.87%) Facebook
5 9 (2.18%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.69%) VMware
6 7 (1.69%) Cisco
6 7 (1.69%) HP
7 5 (1.21%) Sage
7 5 (1.21%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.73%) Informatica
9 2 (0.48%) Veritas
9 2 (0.48%) Citrix
9 2 (0.48%) Symantec
9 2 (0.48%) Google
10 1 (0.24%) Twitter
10 1 (0.24%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.24%) Remedy
10 1 (0.24%) Apple
Chepstow, Gwent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
Mold, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healtchare, 25 days hol
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £59000 per annum + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus & home working
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago