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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 189 214 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.71% 17.73% 26.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.38% 48.42% 58.84%
Number of salaries quoted 163 203 309
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
446 442 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.34% 36.62% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 373 394 523
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,550 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 April 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 April 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 -4 138 £35,000 +4.47% 18
North Wales -1 39 £36,000 +28.57% 3
West Wales -4 9 £32,500 - 1
Mid Wales +2 2 £30,000 -25.00%
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 252 (69.81%) C#
2 167 (46.26%) SQL Server
2 167 (46.26%) ASP.NET
3 158 (43.77%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (37.12%) HTML
5 126 (34.90%) Microsoft
6 124 (34.35%) MVC
7 114 (31.58%) CSS
8 113 (31.30%) SQL
9 107 (29.64%) JavaScript
10 78 (21.61%) Windows
11 75 (20.78%) .NET Framework
12 72 (19.94%) Scrum
13 67 (18.56%) TDD
14 66 (18.28%) WCF
15 63 (17.45%) MS Excel
16 62 (17.17%) VB.NET
17 59 (16.34%) jQuery
18 54 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC
19 47 (13.02%) Finance
20 46 (12.74%) T-SQL
20 46 (12.74%) Ajax
21 45 (12.47%) Team Foundation Server
22 42 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
22 42 (11.63%) WinForms
23 40 (11.08%) HTML5
24 38 (10.53%) Entity Framework
24 38 (10.53%) XML
25 36 (9.97%) Web Services
25 36 (9.97%) OO

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 30 (8.31%) IIS
2 26 (7.20%) Node.js
3 20 (5.54%) CMS
4 9 (2.49%) Apache
4 9 (2.49%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.22%) Commerce Server
6 7 (1.94%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.28%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.28%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.28%) DNN
Applications
1 63 (17.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.94%) MS Office
3 4 (1.11%) MS Project
4 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) SyteLine
5 1 (0.28%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.66%) SaaS
3 2 (0.55%) PaaS
3 2 (0.55%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.05%) Internet
2 9 (2.49%) RFID
3 8 (2.22%) DNS
4 6 (1.66%) Intranet
5 4 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.11%) NAS
5 4 (1.11%) SAN
5 4 (1.11%) Firewall
6 2 (0.55%) Network Security
6 2 (0.55%) LAN
6 2 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (46.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.71%) NoSQL
3 17 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.60%) MySQL
5 12 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.66%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (12.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (9.14%) Visual Studio
3 23 (6.37%) Git (software)
4 21 (5.82%) NUnit
5 15 (4.16%) MSTest
5 15 (4.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (3.05%) Moq
7 6 (1.66%) JMeter
7 6 (1.66%) Selenium
8 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.11%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.55%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.55%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.28%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.28%) JUnit
11 1 (0.28%) jMock
General
1 47 (13.02%) Finance
2 29 (8.03%) Advertising
3 15 (4.16%) Electronics
4 14 (3.88%) Marketing
5 11 (3.05%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.77%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.94%) Retail
8 3 (0.83%) Law
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
9 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.55%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) Banking
10 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 246 (68.14%) Developer
2 123 (34.07%) .NET Developer
3 53 (14.68%) C# Developer
4 47 (13.02%) Analyst
5 35 (9.70%) Senior Developer
6 30 (8.31%) Software Developer
7 25 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (5.54%) Web Developer
9 19 (5.26%) Development Manager
10 16 (4.43%) Software Manager
11 15 (4.16%) Test Analyst
11 15 (4.16%) Software Development Manager
12 14 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (3.05%) Team Leader
14 10 (2.77%) Systems Analyst
14 10 (2.77%) Business Analyst
14 10 (2.77%) Tester
14 10 (2.77%) Lead Developer
15 9 (2.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (2.49%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (46.26%) ASP.NET
2 134 (37.12%) HTML
3 114 (31.58%) CSS
4 75 (20.78%) .NET Framework
5 66 (18.28%) WCF
6 59 (16.34%) jQuery
7 54 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (12.74%) Ajax
9 42 (11.63%) WinForms
9 42 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 40 (11.08%) HTML5
11 38 (10.53%) Entity Framework
11 38 (10.53%) XML
12 36 (9.97%) Web Services
13 31 (8.59%) WPF
14 22 (6.09%) RESTful
15 15 (4.16%) Castle Windsor
16 13 (3.60%) CSS3
16 13 (3.60%) XSLT
17 10 (2.77%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.59%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (5.82%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.49%) Web 2.0
6 9 (2.49%) iPhone
6 9 (2.49%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (2.22%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.94%) Tandem
8 7 (1.94%) iPad
9 6 (1.66%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.66%) DTV
10 4 (1.11%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.11%) Replication
11 3 (0.83%) Clustering
11 3 (0.83%) AS400
11 3 (0.83%) Social Network
12 2 (0.55%) Blog
12 2 (0.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 78 (21.61%) Windows
2 19 (5.26%) Linux
3 18 (4.99%) Android
4 11 (3.05%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.77%) Mac OS
6 7 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.55%) UNIX
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.28%) AIX
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (43.77%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (34.35%) MVC
3 72 (19.94%) Scrum
4 67 (18.56%) TDD
5 36 (9.97%) OO
6 35 (9.70%) Web Application Development
7 29 (8.03%) CRM
8 27 (7.48%) Web Development
8 27 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (6.37%) BDD
10 20 (5.54%) Mentoring
11 17 (4.71%) MVVM
12 16 (4.43%) Unit Testing
13 15 (4.16%) OOP
14 14 (3.88%) Automation Testing
15 12 (3.32%) SOA
15 12 (3.32%) ITIL
16 11 (3.05%) OOD
16 11 (3.05%) Service Delivery
16 11 (3.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 252 (69.81%) C#
2 113 (31.30%) SQL
3 107 (29.64%) JavaScript
4 62 (17.17%) VB.NET
5 46 (12.74%) T-SQL
6 33 (9.14%) Java
7 30 (8.31%) VB
8 26 (7.20%) Ruby
9 20 (5.54%) PHP
10 16 (4.43%) Python
11 13 (3.60%) Perl
12 12 (3.32%) C++
13 11 (3.05%) C
14 10 (2.77%) VB6
15 9 (2.49%) Embedded C
15 9 (2.49%) Embedded C++
16 7 (1.94%) XAML
17 6 (1.66%) PowerShell
17 6 (1.66%) PL/SQL
18 5 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (8.31%) Degree
2 13 (3.60%) ISEB
3 12 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.77%) MCSE
5 8 (2.22%) MCP
6 7 (1.94%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.39%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.11%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.55%) CCNA
10 2 (0.55%) CCA
10 2 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.43%) QA
2 4 (1.11%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.11%) SLA
2 4 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.77%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.49%) Firmware
4 5 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.11%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.83%) Zenoss
2 3 (0.83%) Puppet
2 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 126 (34.90%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.82%) Oracle
3 20 (5.54%) Facebook
4 16 (4.43%) Xamarin
5 14 (3.88%) VMware
6 13 (3.60%) SAP
7 10 (2.77%) Cisco
8 8 (2.22%) HP
9 7 (1.94%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.39%) Citrix
11 4 (1.11%) Veritas
11 4 (1.11%) Unisys
11 4 (1.11%) Symantec
11 4 (1.11%) Twitter
11 4 (1.11%) LexisNexis
12 3 (0.83%) Telerik
12 3 (0.83%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.83%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.28%) Sage
13 1 (0.28%) IBM
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
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Salary: 25,000 - 32,000 + Benefits
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FFT Education
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000. - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Intapeople
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: competitive salary + benefits
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, pension and health cover
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Flexible Benefits/Hours
Posted: 6 days ago
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ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: £37,000 - £40,000 p.a. plus package
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