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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 190 380 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.14% 28.13% 15.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.68% 64.41% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 174 362 165
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
.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
407 590 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.43% 43.67% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 355 553 393
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -9 143 £35,000 +0.71% 28
North Wales 0 26 £37,500 +25.00% 6
West Wales -3 17 £33,750 +26.16% 1
Mid Wales -10 1 £42,500 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 263 (63.83%) C#
2 223 (54.13%) HTML
3 215 (52.18%) ASP.NET
4 212 (51.46%) SQL Server
5 188 (45.63%) JavaScript
6 179 (43.45%) CSS
6 179 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
7 158 (38.35%) SQL
8 155 (37.62%) Microsoft
9 126 (30.58%) MVC
10 121 (29.37%) .NET Framework
11 103 (25.00%) jQuery
12 102 (24.76%) WCF
13 82 (19.90%) TDD
13 82 (19.90%) Java
13 82 (19.90%) Windows
14 79 (19.17%) XML
15 75 (18.20%) Scrum
16 66 (16.02%) HTML5
17 64 (15.53%) VB.NET
18 63 (15.29%) MS Excel
19 62 (15.05%) OO
20 58 (14.08%) Visual Studio
21 56 (13.59%) WinForms
21 56 (13.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 53 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 51 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
23 51 (12.38%) Degree
24 49 (11.89%) Web Development
24 49 (11.89%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (7.28%) SharePoint
2 26 (6.31%) IIS
3 21 (5.10%) CMS
4 18 (4.37%) Node.js
5 13 (3.16%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.21%) Commerce Server
9 5 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.73%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.49%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.49%) Apache
12 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle 10gAS
12 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 63 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.40%) IaaS
2 14 (3.40%) PaaS
3 4 (0.97%) Basecamp
3 4 (0.97%) Trello
4 3 (0.73%) Office 365
5 2 (0.49%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.64%) Internet
2 6 (1.46%) Firewall
2 6 (1.46%) Ethernet
2 6 (1.46%) Intranet
3 5 (1.21%) DNS
4 3 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.73%) SAN
4 3 (0.73%) NAS
5 2 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (51.46%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (4.85%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.37%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (3.88%) MySQL
6 15 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.40%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (3.16%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.73%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
16 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 58 (14.08%) Visual Studio
2 45 (10.92%) NUnit
3 34 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (6.07%) MSTest
5 23 (5.58%) Moq
6 13 (3.16%) Git (software)
7 11 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (2.18%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.21%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.97%) Subversion
12 2 (0.49%) NCover
12 2 (0.49%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.49%) Xcode
12 2 (0.49%) Ant
13 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.24%) JUnit
13 1 (0.24%) MorphX
13 1 (0.24%) Selenium
13 1 (0.24%) GCC
General
1 32 (7.77%) Finance
2 27 (6.55%) Advertising
3 11 (2.67%) Retail
4 10 (2.43%) Legal
5 9 (2.18%) Electronics
6 7 (1.70%) Games
7 5 (1.21%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.21%) Avionics
8 4 (0.97%) Law
8 4 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 308 (74.76%) Developer
2 152 (36.89%) .NET Developer
3 48 (11.65%) Web Developer
4 47 (11.41%) Software Developer
5 40 (9.71%) C# Developer
6 38 (9.22%) Analyst
7 37 (8.98%) Senior Developer
8 36 (8.74%) Software Engineer
9 35 (8.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 35 (8.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (6.80%) Junior
11 26 (6.31%) Junior Developer
12 18 (4.37%) Graduate
13 17 (4.13%) PHP Developer
14 16 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (3.40%) Development Team Leader
15 14 (3.40%) Team Leader
16 13 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
17 12 (2.91%) Graduate Developer
17 12 (2.91%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (54.13%) HTML
2 215 (52.18%) ASP.NET
3 179 (43.45%) CSS
4 121 (29.37%) .NET Framework
5 103 (25.00%) jQuery
6 102 (24.76%) WCF
7 79 (19.17%) XML
8 66 (16.02%) HTML5
9 56 (13.59%) WinForms
9 56 (13.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 53 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 51 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 49 (11.89%) Web Services
13 44 (10.68%) Ajax
14 33 (8.01%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (7.52%) XHTML
16 20 (4.85%) SOAP
17 18 (4.37%) CSS3
18 17 (4.13%) LINQ
19 15 (3.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.52%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.43%) Mathematics
4 10 (2.43%) Client/Server
4 10 (2.43%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.18%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.18%) Open Source
5 9 (2.18%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.94%) GIS
7 7 (1.70%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.21%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.21%) Robotics
9 3 (0.73%) iPhone
10 2 (0.49%) User Experience
10 2 (0.49%) RIA
10 2 (0.49%) Physics
10 2 (0.49%) EPoS
11 1 (0.24%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 82 (19.90%) Windows
2 20 (4.85%) Apple iOS
2 20 (4.85%) Android
3 9 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (2.18%) Windows Phone
4 8 (1.94%) Linux
5 7 (1.70%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.97%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (30.58%) MVC
3 82 (19.90%) TDD
4 75 (18.20%) Scrum
5 62 (15.05%) OO
6 49 (11.89%) Web Development
7 45 (10.92%) OOD
8 41 (9.95%) Software Engineering
9 29 (7.04%) E-Commerce
10 23 (5.58%) Waterfall
10 23 (5.58%) Web Application Development
11 21 (5.10%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.37%) iOS Development
13 17 (4.13%) Android Development
13 17 (4.13%) Unit Testing
14 15 (3.64%) BDD
15 14 (3.40%) OOP
16 13 (3.16%) Software Testing
16 13 (3.16%) Product Management
16 13 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 263 (63.83%) C#
2 188 (45.63%) JavaScript
3 158 (38.35%) SQL
4 82 (19.90%) Java
5 64 (15.53%) VB.NET
6 48 (11.65%) T-SQL
7 43 (10.44%) PHP
8 30 (7.28%) VB
9 28 (6.80%) C++
10 12 (2.91%) Ruby
10 12 (2.91%) VB6
11 6 (1.46%) VBA
12 5 (1.21%) Delphi
12 5 (1.21%) RPG
12 5 (1.21%) XAML
13 3 (0.73%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.73%) PHP5
14 2 (0.49%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.49%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (12.38%) Degree
2 17 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.18%) MCP
4 8 (1.94%) MCSE
5 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.73%) HND
6 3 (0.73%) ISEB
6 3 (0.73%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.49%) MCSD
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.85%) QA
2 5 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.21%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
2 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 155 (37.62%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.41%) Oracle
3 16 (3.88%) SAP
4 14 (3.40%) Sitecore
5 13 (3.16%) Facebook
6 8 (1.94%) VMware
6 8 (1.94%) HP
6 8 (1.94%) Cisco
7 5 (1.21%) Sage
7 5 (1.21%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.73%) Informatica
8 3 (0.73%) Veritas
8 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.73%) Symantec
9 2 (0.49%) Google
9 2 (0.49%) Citrix
10 1 (0.24%) Apple
10 1 (0.24%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.24%) Embarcadero
10 1 (0.24%) Remedy
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wales
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,321 to £35,735 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Monmouthshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Mold, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South Glamorgan
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago