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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 199 359 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.38% 26.93% 17.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.71% 62.43% 45.50%
Number of salaries quoted 183 342 173
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,350 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
.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
426 575 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.92% 43.14% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 374 536 375
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -8 154 £35,000 +0.71% 24
North Wales -1 24 £35,750 +19.16% 5
West Wales -4 16 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Mid Wales -9 1 £42,500 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 274 (63.72%) C#
2 232 (53.95%) HTML
3 220 (51.16%) ASP.NET
4 216 (50.23%) SQL Server
5 201 (46.74%) JavaScript
6 191 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
7 188 (43.72%) CSS
8 162 (37.67%) SQL
9 160 (37.21%) Microsoft
10 132 (30.70%) MVC
11 127 (29.53%) .NET Framework
12 109 (25.35%) jQuery
13 107 (24.88%) WCF
14 87 (20.23%) Windows
15 85 (19.77%) TDD
16 82 (19.07%) Java
17 81 (18.84%) XML
17 81 (18.84%) Scrum
18 69 (16.05%) VB.NET
19 67 (15.58%) OO
19 67 (15.58%) HTML5
20 64 (14.88%) MS Excel
21 60 (13.95%) Visual Studio
22 58 (13.49%) WinForms
23 57 (13.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 56 (13.02%) Degree
25 54 (12.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 53 (12.33%) Web Development
27 51 (11.86%) Web Services
28 50 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 34 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 30 (6.98%) IIS
3 24 (5.58%) CMS
4 17 (3.95%) Node.js
5 13 (3.02%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.63%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.63%) Commerce Server
9 5 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.70%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.47%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.47%) Apache
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle 10gAS
12 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.23%) Drupal
12 1 (0.23%) Joomla!
Applications
1 64 (14.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.26%) IaaS
2 14 (3.26%) PaaS
3 4 (0.93%) Basecamp
3 4 (0.93%) Trello
4 3 (0.70%) Office 365
5 2 (0.47%) SaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.42%) Internet
2 7 (1.63%) DNS
3 6 (1.40%) Intranet
3 6 (1.40%) Firewall
3 6 (1.40%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.93%) NAS
4 4 (0.93%) SAN
4 4 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (50.23%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.12%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.19%) Crystal Reports
5 17 (3.95%) MySQL
6 16 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (3.49%) Oracle Database
7 15 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.79%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
16 1 (0.23%) MS Access
16 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 60 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 47 (10.93%) NUnit
3 37 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (6.05%) MSTest
5 24 (5.58%) Moq
6 12 (2.79%) Git (software)
6 12 (2.79%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (1.40%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.93%) Subversion
11 2 (0.47%) NCover
11 2 (0.47%) Ant
11 2 (0.47%) Xcode
11 2 (0.47%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.23%) MorphX
12 1 (0.23%) JUnit
12 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.23%) GCC
12 1 (0.23%) Hudson
General
1 32 (7.44%) Finance
2 27 (6.28%) Advertising
3 11 (2.56%) Retail
4 10 (2.33%) Legal
5 9 (2.09%) Electronics
6 7 (1.63%) Games
7 6 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.16%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.16%) Avionics
9 4 (0.93%) Law
10 3 (0.70%) Marketing
11 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 320 (74.42%) Developer
2 156 (36.28%) .NET Developer
3 52 (12.09%) Software Developer
4 48 (11.16%) Web Developer
5 42 (9.77%) Analyst
5 42 (9.77%) C# Developer
6 41 (9.53%) Software Engineer
7 37 (8.60%) Senior Developer
7 37 (8.60%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (8.37%) ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (6.98%) Junior
10 28 (6.51%) Junior Developer
11 20 (4.65%) Graduate
12 19 (4.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (4.19%) PHP Developer
14 16 (3.72%) Team Leader
14 16 (3.72%) Development Team Leader
15 13 (3.02%) Senior .NET Developer
15 13 (3.02%) Graduate Developer
15 13 (3.02%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (53.95%) HTML
2 220 (51.16%) ASP.NET
3 188 (43.72%) CSS
4 127 (29.53%) .NET Framework
5 109 (25.35%) jQuery
6 107 (24.88%) WCF
7 81 (18.84%) XML
8 67 (15.58%) HTML5
9 58 (13.49%) WinForms
10 57 (13.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 54 (12.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 51 (11.86%) Web Services
13 50 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 48 (11.16%) Ajax
15 34 (7.91%) XHTML
16 33 (7.67%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (4.65%) LINQ
18 19 (4.42%) SOAP
18 19 (4.42%) CSS3
19 16 (3.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.37%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.79%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.09%) N-Tier
7 9 (2.09%) GIS
7 9 (2.09%) Open Source
7 9 (2.09%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.40%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.16%) Robotics
10 4 (0.93%) User Experience
11 3 (0.70%) Physics
11 3 (0.70%) iPhone
12 2 (0.47%) RIA
12 2 (0.47%) Life Science
12 2 (0.47%) EPoS
13 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.23%) Windows
2 21 (4.88%) Apple iOS
2 21 (4.88%) Android
3 10 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.09%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.86%) Linux
6 7 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.63%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.93%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (30.70%) MVC
3 85 (19.77%) TDD
4 81 (18.84%) Scrum
5 67 (15.58%) OO
6 53 (12.33%) Web Development
7 47 (10.93%) Software Engineering
8 45 (10.47%) OOD
9 30 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 25 (5.81%) Waterfall
11 23 (5.35%) Web Application Development
12 22 (5.12%) Mentoring
13 19 (4.42%) iOS Development
14 18 (4.19%) Android Development
15 16 (3.72%) Unit Testing
16 15 (3.49%) OOP
16 15 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (3.26%) BDD
17 14 (3.26%) Software Testing
18 13 (3.02%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 274 (63.72%) C#
2 201 (46.74%) JavaScript
3 162 (37.67%) SQL
4 82 (19.07%) Java
5 69 (16.05%) VB.NET
6 48 (11.16%) T-SQL
7 46 (10.70%) PHP
8 34 (7.91%) VB
9 30 (6.98%) C++
10 13 (3.02%) VB6
11 11 (2.56%) Ruby
12 6 (1.40%) VBA
12 6 (1.40%) XAML
13 5 (1.16%) Delphi
13 5 (1.16%) RPG
14 4 (0.93%) PHP5
14 4 (0.93%) C
15 3 (0.70%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.47%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 56 (13.02%) Degree
2 19 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.33%) MCP
4 9 (2.09%) MCSE
5 4 (0.93%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.70%) HND
6 3 (0.70%) ISEB
6 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) MCSD
8 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.88%) QA
2 5 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.70%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Ansible
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 160 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.40%) Oracle
3 16 (3.72%) SAP
4 14 (3.26%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.79%) Facebook
6 9 (2.09%) VMware
6 9 (2.09%) HP
6 9 (2.09%) Cisco
7 5 (1.16%) Sage
7 5 (1.16%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.93%) Veritas
8 4 (0.93%) Symantec
9 3 (0.70%) Citrix
9 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.70%) Informatica
10 2 (0.47%) Google
11 1 (0.23%) Alterian
11 1 (0.23%) Embarcadero
11 1 (0.23%) Apple
11 1 (0.23%) JD Edwards
Wales
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, Health & Other
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Mold, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Glamorgan
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wrexham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £28900 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago