The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 221 275 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.77% 21.67% 24.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.12% 54.67% 59.47%
Number of salaries quoted 206 249 237
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
424 503 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.17% 39.64% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 374 454 380
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,004
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
UK

.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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -6 182 £35,000 +7.69% 38
North Wales 0 18 £32,500 +8.33% 4
West Wales -5 14 £26,000 -5.45% 6
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 304 (69.25%) C#
2 233 (53.08%) ASP.NET
3 226 (51.48%) SQL Server
4 220 (50.11%) HTML
5 191 (43.51%) CSS
6 190 (43.28%) JavaScript
7 172 (39.18%) Microsoft
8 152 (34.62%) MVC
9 139 (31.66%) SQL
10 129 (29.38%) .NET Framework
11 105 (23.92%) jQuery
12 103 (23.46%) WCF
12 103 (23.46%) Windows
13 93 (21.18%) Scrum
14 81 (18.45%) OO
15 79 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
16 76 (17.31%) WinForms
17 70 (15.95%) VB.NET
18 68 (15.49%) Java
18 68 (15.49%) TDD
19 61 (13.90%) Visual Studio
19 61 (13.90%) MS Excel
20 60 (13.67%) XML
21 57 (12.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 55 (12.53%) HTML5
22 55 (12.53%) Web Services
23 52 (11.85%) Ajax
23 52 (11.85%) Degree
24 50 (11.39%) Web Development
24 50 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 49 (11.16%) SharePoint
2 44 (10.02%) IIS
3 28 (6.38%) CMS
4 14 (3.19%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (2.51%) Commerce Server
6 10 (2.28%) Umbraco
7 9 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.14%) Node.js
9 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.68%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.46%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.23%) Drupal
12 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 61 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.28%) PaaS
2 10 (2.28%) IaaS
3 2 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.92%) Internet
2 13 (2.96%) DNS
3 9 (2.05%) Ethernet
4 8 (1.82%) Firewall
4 8 (1.82%) Intranet
5 7 (1.59%) SAN
5 7 (1.59%) NAS
6 4 (0.91%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.46%) ASN.1
7 2 (0.46%) HTTP
8 1 (0.23%) SNMP
8 1 (0.23%) SSL
8 1 (0.23%) LAN
8 1 (0.23%) VoIP
8 1 (0.23%) WAN
8 1 (0.23%) SMTP
8 1 (0.23%) DHCP
8 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (51.48%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.78%) Relational Database
3 20 (4.56%) MySQL
4 17 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (3.42%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 61 (13.90%) Visual Studio
2 42 (9.57%) NUnit
3 38 (8.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (5.01%) MSTest
4 22 (5.01%) Moq
5 17 (3.87%) Rhino Mocks
6 15 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (2.28%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.14%) Xcode
8 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.68%) Subversion
10 2 (0.46%) Ant
10 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.46%) Hudson
11 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.23%) NCover
11 1 (0.23%) JUnit
11 1 (0.23%) JIRA
11 1 (0.23%) CruiseControl
General
1 34 (7.74%) Finance
2 14 (3.19%) Advertising
3 11 (2.51%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.51%) Electronics
4 10 (2.28%) Legal
5 8 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (1.82%) Retail
5 8 (1.82%) Marketing
6 5 (1.14%) Avionics
6 5 (1.14%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.68%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 308 (70.16%) Developer
2 169 (38.50%) .NET Developer
3 80 (18.22%) C# Developer
4 69 (15.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (11.62%) Analyst
6 44 (10.02%) Software Engineer
7 42 (9.57%) Software Developer
8 40 (9.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (8.66%) Web Developer
10 36 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (7.74%) Senior Developer
12 28 (6.38%) Junior
13 27 (6.15%) Team Leader
14 26 (5.92%) Junior Developer
15 22 (5.01%) Development Team Leader
16 20 (4.56%) Graduate
16 20 (4.56%) Support Analyst
17 19 (4.33%) Lead Developer
18 16 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
19 14 (3.19%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (53.08%) ASP.NET
2 220 (50.11%) HTML
3 191 (43.51%) CSS
4 129 (29.38%) .NET Framework
5 105 (23.92%) jQuery
6 103 (23.46%) WCF
7 76 (17.31%) WinForms
8 60 (13.67%) XML
9 57 (12.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 55 (12.53%) Web Services
10 55 (12.53%) HTML5
11 52 (11.85%) Ajax
12 50 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (10.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 30 (6.83%) XHTML
15 28 (6.38%) WPF
16 22 (5.01%) Silverlight
16 22 (5.01%) LINQ
17 19 (4.33%) Razor View Engine
18 17 (3.87%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.34%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (4.33%) Inversion of Control
4 15 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.73%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.73%) GIS
6 11 (2.51%) N-Tier
6 11 (2.51%) Mathematics
6 11 (2.51%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.28%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.59%) Life Science
9 5 (1.14%) Robotics
9 5 (1.14%) Physics
10 3 (0.68%) Blog
10 3 (0.68%) RIA
10 3 (0.68%) iPhone
11 2 (0.46%) Open Source
11 2 (0.46%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.46%) EPoS
11 2 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 103 (23.46%) Windows
2 28 (6.38%) Android
3 22 (5.01%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.05%) Windows 8
6 8 (1.82%) Windows Phone
7 5 (1.14%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.91%) Linux
9 2 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (34.62%) MVC
2 93 (21.18%) Scrum
3 81 (18.45%) OO
4 79 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (15.49%) TDD
6 50 (11.39%) Web Development
7 49 (11.16%) OOD
8 40 (9.11%) Software Engineering
9 24 (5.47%) Web Application Development
10 23 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (5.24%) E-Commerce
11 22 (5.01%) Waterfall
12 21 (4.78%) Software Testing
13 20 (4.56%) OOP
13 20 (4.56%) iOS Development
14 19 (4.33%) Android Development
15 18 (4.10%) Dependency Injection
16 16 (3.64%) Project Management
17 14 (3.19%) SOA
17 14 (3.19%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 304 (69.25%) C#
2 190 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 139 (31.66%) SQL
4 70 (15.95%) VB.NET
5 68 (15.49%) Java
6 39 (8.88%) PHP
6 39 (8.88%) T-SQL
7 34 (7.74%) C++
8 33 (7.52%) VB
9 12 (2.73%) VB6
10 7 (1.59%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.37%) PHP5
11 6 (1.37%) XAML
11 6 (1.37%) C
11 6 (1.37%) RPG
12 5 (1.14%) Perl
13 3 (0.68%) VBA
14 2 (0.46%) Python
14 2 (0.46%) Delphi
14 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 52 (11.85%) Degree
2 33 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.73%) MCP
4 11 (2.51%) MCSE
5 8 (1.82%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.46%) MCTS
7 2 (0.46%) ISEB
8 1 (0.23%) HND
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.47%) QA
2 8 (1.82%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.91%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.23%) WMI
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 172 (39.18%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.43%) Oracle
3 17 (3.87%) Sitecore
4 14 (3.19%) SAP
5 13 (2.96%) Cisco
6 12 (2.73%) HP
6 12 (2.73%) VMware
7 7 (1.59%) Veritas
7 7 (1.59%) Symantec
8 5 (1.14%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.91%) Citrix
10 2 (0.46%) Embarcadero
10 2 (0.46%) Facebook
11 1 (0.23%) Twitter
11 1 (0.23%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.23%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.23%) Intel
11 1 (0.23%) Nortel
11 1 (0.23%) Adobe
11 1 (0.23%) Remedy
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £50K
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welshpool, Powys
Interact Consulting
Salary: 39 - 46k
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 42k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ARM Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago