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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 203 294 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.58% 22.26% 21.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.65% 55.79% 54.16%
Number of salaries quoted 196 273 206
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £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
426 527 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.69% 39.89% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 385 478 367
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
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 August 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 August 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 -6 171 £35,000 +1.44% 30
North Wales +1 17 £30,000 - 5
West Wales -6 12 £31,250 +13.63% 2
Mid Wales -8 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 299 (66.00%) C#
2 249 (54.97%) HTML
3 236 (52.10%) ASP.NET
4 231 (50.99%) SQL Server
5 215 (47.46%) JavaScript
6 205 (45.25%) CSS
7 171 (37.75%) Microsoft
8 158 (34.88%) SQL
9 151 (33.33%) MVC
10 135 (29.80%) .NET Framework
11 122 (26.93%) jQuery
12 113 (24.94%) WCF
13 99 (21.85%) Windows
14 93 (20.53%) Scrum
15 81 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
16 79 (17.44%) TDD
16 79 (17.44%) VB.NET
17 78 (17.22%) Java
17 78 (17.22%) OO
18 77 (17.00%) XML
19 70 (15.45%) WinForms
19 70 (15.45%) HTML5
20 67 (14.79%) MS Excel
21 59 (13.02%) Visual Studio
22 58 (12.80%) Ajax
23 57 (12.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 55 (12.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 55 (12.14%) Web Development
25 53 (11.70%) Degree
26 51 (11.26%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 44 (9.71%) SharePoint
2 39 (8.61%) IIS
3 30 (6.62%) CMS
4 14 (3.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (2.65%) Umbraco
5 12 (2.65%) Node.js
6 11 (2.43%) Commerce Server
7 10 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.66%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.44%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 67 (14.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.87%) PaaS
2 13 (2.87%) IaaS
3 4 (0.88%) Trello
3 4 (0.88%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.66%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.62%) Internet
2 11 (2.43%) DNS
3 7 (1.55%) SAN
3 7 (1.55%) Firewall
3 7 (1.55%) NAS
4 6 (1.32%) Intranet
4 6 (1.32%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (50.99%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (4.86%) Relational Database
3 20 (4.42%) MySQL
4 15 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.87%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.55%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (13.02%) Visual Studio
2 48 (10.60%) NUnit
3 39 (8.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (5.74%) MSTest
4 26 (5.74%) Moq
5 13 (2.87%) Rhino Mocks
5 13 (2.87%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (1.77%) Mercurial
7 7 (1.55%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.32%) Xcode
9 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.66%) Subversion
11 2 (0.44%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.44%) Ant
11 2 (0.44%) Hudson
11 2 (0.44%) NCover
12 1 (0.22%) JUnit
12 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (7.51%) Finance
2 24 (5.30%) Advertising
3 13 (2.87%) Retail
4 10 (2.21%) Legal
4 10 (2.21%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.99%) Electronics
6 8 (1.77%) Marketing
7 6 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.32%) Games
8 5 (1.10%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.10%) Avionics
9 3 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 333 (73.51%) Developer
2 167 (36.87%) .NET Developer
3 55 (12.14%) C# Developer
4 51 (11.26%) Software Developer
5 50 (11.04%) Web Developer
6 47 (10.38%) Software Engineer
6 47 (10.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 45 (9.93%) Analyst
8 40 (8.83%) ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (8.39%) Senior Developer
10 34 (7.51%) Junior
11 32 (7.06%) Junior Developer
12 27 (5.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (5.52%) Graduate
14 22 (4.86%) Team Leader
15 20 (4.42%) Development Team Leader
16 19 (4.19%) PHP Developer
16 19 (4.19%) Support Analyst
17 15 (3.31%) Graduate Developer
18 14 (3.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (54.97%) HTML
2 236 (52.10%) ASP.NET
3 205 (45.25%) CSS
4 135 (29.80%) .NET Framework
5 122 (26.93%) jQuery
6 113 (24.94%) WCF
7 77 (17.00%) XML
8 70 (15.45%) WinForms
8 70 (15.45%) HTML5
9 58 (12.80%) Ajax
10 57 (12.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 55 (12.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 51 (11.26%) Web Services
13 46 (10.15%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (8.17%) XHTML
15 27 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (5.08%) LINQ
17 20 (4.42%) WPF
17 20 (4.42%) CSS3
18 17 (3.75%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.27%) Computer Science
2 25 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.31%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (2.87%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.65%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.21%) N-Tier
7 10 (2.21%) GIS
8 8 (1.77%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.77%) Open Source
9 6 (1.32%) Life Science
10 5 (1.10%) Robotics
10 5 (1.10%) Physics
11 4 (0.88%) EPoS
11 4 (0.88%) iPhone
12 3 (0.66%) RIA
13 2 (0.44%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.44%) iPad
14 1 (0.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 99 (21.85%) Windows
2 28 (6.18%) Android
3 23 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (1.99%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.77%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.10%) Linux
7 5 (1.10%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (33.33%) MVC
2 93 (20.53%) Scrum
3 81 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (17.44%) TDD
5 78 (17.22%) OO
6 55 (12.14%) Web Development
7 48 (10.60%) OOD
8 47 (10.38%) Software Engineering
9 29 (6.40%) E-Commerce
10 24 (5.30%) Web Application Development
11 23 (5.08%) Waterfall
12 21 (4.64%) iOS Development
13 20 (4.42%) Android Development
14 19 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (3.97%) Software Testing
16 17 (3.75%) OOP
17 16 (3.53%) Project Management
17 16 (3.53%) Time Management
18 14 (3.09%) Dependency Injection
19 13 (2.87%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 299 (66.00%) C#
2 215 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 158 (34.88%) SQL
4 79 (17.44%) VB.NET
5 78 (17.22%) Java
6 50 (11.04%) PHP
7 43 (9.49%) T-SQL
8 38 (8.39%) VB
9 37 (8.17%) C++
10 12 (2.65%) VB6
11 8 (1.77%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.32%) XAML
12 6 (1.32%) Ruby
12 6 (1.32%) PHP5
13 5 (1.10%) RPG
14 4 (0.88%) Perl
14 4 (0.88%) Delphi
14 4 (0.88%) C
14 4 (0.88%) VBA
15 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (11.70%) Degree
2 25 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.65%) MCP
4 11 (2.43%) MCSE
5 7 (1.55%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.88%) ISEB
7 3 (0.66%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.44%) MCSD
9 1 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.86%) QA
2 7 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.22%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 171 (37.75%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.17%) Oracle
3 17 (3.75%) SAP
3 17 (3.75%) Sitecore
4 11 (2.43%) VMware
4 11 (2.43%) Cisco
4 11 (2.43%) HP
5 7 (1.55%) Veritas
5 7 (1.55%) Symantec
5 7 (1.55%) Facebook
6 5 (1.10%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.88%) Sage
7 4 (0.88%) Citrix
8 2 (0.44%) Embarcadero
8 2 (0.44%) Google
9 1 (0.22%) Apple
9 1 (0.22%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.22%) Twitter
9 1 (0.22%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.22%) Remedy
Cardiff
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newport
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Mold, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago