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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 170 279 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.84% 25.79% 22.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.56% 58.13% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 153 270 235
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,150 £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
478 480 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.10% 44.36% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 429 446 447
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 January 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 January 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 -8 126 £37,250 +11.19% 28
North Wales -1 23 £37,500 +7.14% 7
West Wales -5 11 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Mid Wales -3 3 £34,000 -15.00%
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 249 (70.14%) C#
2 183 (51.55%) ASP.NET
3 182 (51.27%) SQL Server
4 150 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (40.00%) HTML
6 136 (38.31%) SQL
7 126 (35.49%) JavaScript
8 121 (34.08%) MVC
9 115 (32.39%) Microsoft
10 114 (32.11%) CSS
11 93 (26.20%) .NET Framework
12 78 (21.97%) TDD
13 75 (21.13%) WCF
14 66 (18.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 62 (17.46%) jQuery
16 60 (16.90%) Windows
17 55 (15.49%) XML
17 55 (15.49%) MS Excel
17 55 (15.49%) Scrum
18 52 (14.65%) VB.NET
19 49 (13.80%) ASP.NET Web API
20 45 (12.68%) HTML5
21 43 (12.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 43 (12.11%) Degree
22 42 (11.83%) Java
22 42 (11.83%) Web Services
23 41 (11.55%) T-SQL
23 41 (11.55%) Ajax
24 40 (11.27%) OO
25 39 (10.99%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 34 (9.58%) Node.js
2 24 (6.76%) CMS
3 23 (6.48%) IIS
4 10 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.54%) Umbraco
6 8 (2.25%) Commerce Server
7 7 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.69%) Apache
9 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.28%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.28%) DNN
Applications
1 55 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.56%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.25%) SaaS
3 4 (1.13%) PaaS
3 4 (1.13%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.28%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.51%) Internet
2 8 (2.25%) DNS
3 7 (1.97%) Firewall
4 6 (1.69%) Intranet
5 5 (1.41%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.41%) RFID
6 4 (1.13%) SAN
6 4 (1.13%) NAS
7 2 (0.56%) Network Security
7 2 (0.56%) LAN
8 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (51.27%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 17 (4.79%) MySQL
5 15 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.94%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.56%) MS Access
15 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 38 (10.70%) Visual Studio
2 31 (8.73%) Git (software)
3 25 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (5.35%) NUnit
5 17 (4.79%) MSTest
6 12 (3.38%) Moq
7 6 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.41%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.85%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.28%) TestDirector
11 1 (0.28%) Subversion
11 1 (0.28%) MorphX
11 1 (0.28%) Selenium
11 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.28%) StyleCop
11 1 (0.28%) GCC
General
1 39 (10.99%) Finance
1 39 (10.99%) Advertising
2 8 (2.25%) Games
2 8 (2.25%) Electronics
3 7 (1.97%) Retail
3 7 (1.97%) Marketing
4 5 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.13%) Law
6 3 (0.85%) Legal
6 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 249 (70.14%) Developer
2 115 (32.39%) .NET Developer
3 47 (13.24%) Software Developer
4 44 (12.39%) Senior Developer
5 40 (11.27%) Analyst
6 33 (9.30%) C# Developer
7 22 (6.20%) Web Developer
8 20 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (5.07%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (4.23%) Test Analyst
11 14 (3.94%) Development Manager
12 13 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (3.66%) Software Manager
13 12 (3.38%) Programmer
13 12 (3.38%) Software Development Manager
14 11 (3.10%) Team Leader
14 11 (3.10%) Senior C# Developer
15 10 (2.82%) Junior Developer
15 10 (2.82%) Senior Software Developer
15 10 (2.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (51.55%) ASP.NET
2 142 (40.00%) HTML
3 114 (32.11%) CSS
4 93 (26.20%) .NET Framework
5 75 (21.13%) WCF
6 66 (18.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 62 (17.46%) jQuery
8 55 (15.49%) XML
9 49 (13.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 45 (12.68%) HTML5
11 43 (12.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 42 (11.83%) Web Services
13 41 (11.55%) Ajax
14 37 (10.42%) WinForms
15 27 (7.61%) RESTful
16 21 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (4.79%) SOAP
18 15 (4.23%) XHTML
19 14 (3.94%) WPF
20 11 (3.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.38%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.97%) iPhone
5 7 (1.97%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (1.41%) iPad
6 5 (1.41%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.41%) Web 2.0
7 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.85%) DTV
7 3 (0.85%) Replication
8 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.56%) Blog
8 2 (0.56%) Statistics
8 2 (0.56%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.56%) Open Source
8 2 (0.56%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (16.90%) Windows
2 20 (5.63%) Linux
3 16 (4.51%) Android
4 12 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.97%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.56%) UNIX
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (34.08%) MVC
3 78 (21.97%) TDD
4 55 (15.49%) Scrum
5 40 (11.27%) OO
6 35 (9.86%) Web Application Development
7 34 (9.58%) Web Development
8 31 (8.73%) BDD
9 25 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 23 (6.48%) CRM
10 23 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (6.20%) Unit Testing
11 22 (6.20%) Mentoring
12 20 (5.63%) OOD
13 17 (4.79%) OOP
14 12 (3.38%) ERP
15 10 (2.82%) Change Management
15 10 (2.82%) ITIL
15 10 (2.82%) SOA
15 10 (2.82%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 249 (70.14%) C#
2 136 (38.31%) SQL
3 126 (35.49%) JavaScript
4 52 (14.65%) VB.NET
5 42 (11.83%) Java
6 41 (11.55%) T-SQL
7 30 (8.45%) Ruby
8 22 (6.20%) VB
9 19 (5.35%) PHP
10 11 (3.10%) C++
10 11 (3.10%) Python
11 8 (2.25%) Perl
12 7 (1.97%) VBA
12 7 (1.97%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.69%) VB6
13 6 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.69%) C
14 5 (1.41%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.41%) Embedded C++
14 5 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (12.11%) Degree
2 13 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.10%) MCP
3 11 (3.10%) MCSE
4 8 (2.25%) ISEB
4 8 (2.25%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.13%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.85%) HND
7 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.28%) CCA
8 1 (0.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.94%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.13%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.25%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.69%) Firmware
4 4 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.13%) NetBackup
1 4 (1.13%) Puppet
1 4 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.85%) Zenoss
2 3 (0.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 115 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.30%) Oracle
3 25 (7.04%) Facebook
4 19 (5.35%) SAP
5 11 (3.10%) Cisco
5 11 (3.10%) HP
5 11 (3.10%) VMware
6 8 (2.25%) Sitecore
6 8 (2.25%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.69%) Sage
8 4 (1.13%) Symantec
8 4 (1.13%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.13%) Citrix
8 4 (1.13%) Veritas
9 3 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.85%) Informatica
9 3 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.85%) LexisNexis
10 2 (0.56%) Telerik
11 1 (0.28%) Google
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Rhyl, Clwyd
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rhyl, Clwyd
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Bonus + PMC
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Denbighshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago