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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 207 302 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.03% 23.39% 18.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.25% 56.98% 48.31%
Number of salaries quoted 194 285 177
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £26,650 £22,500
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
429 530 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.23% 41.05% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 383 488 355
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
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 2 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 2 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 -7 169 £35,000 +1.44% 44
North Wales +2 19 £30,000 - 7
West Wales -4 15 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Mid Wales -12 1 £42,500 -5.55%
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 296 (64.77%) C#
2 253 (55.36%) HTML
3 238 (52.08%) ASP.NET
4 232 (50.77%) SQL Server
5 218 (47.70%) JavaScript
6 205 (44.86%) CSS
7 175 (38.29%) Microsoft
8 168 (36.76%) SQL
9 149 (32.60%) MVC
10 137 (29.98%) .NET Framework
11 124 (27.13%) jQuery
12 113 (24.73%) WCF
13 98 (21.44%) Windows
14 92 (20.13%) Scrum
15 82 (17.94%) Agile Software Development
16 81 (17.72%) TDD
16 81 (17.72%) VB.NET
16 81 (17.72%) Java
17 80 (17.51%) XML
18 75 (16.41%) OO
19 74 (16.19%) HTML5
20 67 (14.66%) MS Excel
21 66 (14.44%) WinForms
22 60 (13.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 59 (12.91%) Degree
24 57 (12.47%) Visual Studio
24 57 (12.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 56 (12.25%) Web Development
25 56 (12.25%) Ajax
26 53 (11.60%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 42 (9.19%) SharePoint
2 37 (8.10%) IIS
3 30 (6.56%) CMS
4 14 (3.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (3.06%) Node.js
5 12 (2.63%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.41%) Commerce Server
7 10 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.53%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.66%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.44%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.22%) Apache
12 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 67 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.31%) 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
2 1 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.06%) PaaS
2 14 (3.06%) 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 (6.56%) Internet
2 11 (2.41%) DNS
3 8 (1.75%) Firewall
4 7 (1.53%) NAS
4 7 (1.53%) SAN
5 6 (1.31%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.09%) Intranet
7 4 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (5.03%) Relational Database
4 20 (4.38%) MySQL
5 16 (3.50%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.06%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.97%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 57 (12.47%) Visual Studio
2 48 (10.50%) NUnit
3 40 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (5.91%) MSTest
5 26 (5.69%) Moq
6 12 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (1.97%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.53%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.31%) Xcode
10 5 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.66%) Subversion
12 2 (0.44%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.44%) Ant
12 2 (0.44%) NCover
13 1 (0.22%) Hudson
13 1 (0.22%) JUnit
General
1 32 (7.00%) Finance
2 27 (5.91%) Advertising
3 13 (2.84%) Retail
4 10 (2.19%) Legal
5 9 (1.97%) Electronics
6 8 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.75%) Marketing
7 7 (1.53%) Games
8 5 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.09%) Avionics
9 4 (0.88%) Law
9 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 341 (74.62%) Developer
2 166 (36.32%) .NET Developer
3 54 (11.82%) Software Developer
4 52 (11.38%) Web Developer
5 49 (10.72%) C# Developer
6 45 (9.85%) Software Engineer
7 44 (9.63%) Analyst
8 42 (9.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (8.75%) Senior Developer
10 38 (8.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 35 (7.66%) Junior
12 33 (7.22%) Junior Developer
13 23 (5.03%) Graduate
13 23 (5.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (4.60%) Team Leader
15 20 (4.38%) PHP Developer
16 19 (4.16%) Development Team Leader
17 18 (3.94%) Support Analyst
18 15 (3.28%) Graduate Developer
19 14 (3.06%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (55.36%) HTML
2 238 (52.08%) ASP.NET
3 205 (44.86%) CSS
4 137 (29.98%) .NET Framework
5 124 (27.13%) jQuery
6 113 (24.73%) WCF
7 80 (17.51%) XML
8 74 (16.19%) HTML5
9 66 (14.44%) WinForms
10 60 (13.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 57 (12.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 56 (12.25%) Ajax
13 53 (11.60%) Web Services
14 48 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (8.32%) XHTML
16 30 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (5.25%) LINQ
18 19 (4.16%) CSS3
19 18 (3.94%) WPF
19 18 (3.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 27 (5.91%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.06%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (2.84%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.84%) Client/Server
5 13 (2.84%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.19%) GIS
7 9 (1.97%) N-Tier
7 9 (1.97%) Open Source
8 7 (1.53%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.09%) Physics
9 5 (1.09%) Robotics
10 4 (0.88%) Life Science
10 4 (0.88%) EPoS
11 3 (0.66%) RIA
11 3 (0.66%) iPhone
12 2 (0.44%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.22%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 98 (21.44%) Windows
2 26 (5.69%) Android
3 22 (4.81%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.97%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.53%) Linux
7 7 (1.53%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.88%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (32.60%) MVC
2 92 (20.13%) Scrum
3 82 (17.94%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (17.72%) TDD
5 75 (16.41%) OO
6 56 (12.25%) Web Development
7 49 (10.72%) OOD
8 48 (10.50%) Software Engineering
9 29 (6.35%) E-Commerce
10 24 (5.25%) Web Application Development
11 23 (5.03%) Waterfall
12 21 (4.60%) Mentoring
13 20 (4.38%) iOS Development
14 19 (4.16%) Android Development
15 17 (3.72%) Software Testing
15 17 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (3.72%) OOP
16 16 (3.50%) Project Management
16 16 (3.50%) Time Management
17 14 (3.06%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 296 (64.77%) C#
2 218 (47.70%) JavaScript
3 168 (36.76%) SQL
4 81 (17.72%) VB.NET
4 81 (17.72%) Java
5 51 (11.16%) PHP
6 46 (10.07%) T-SQL
7 39 (8.53%) VB
8 36 (7.88%) C++
9 13 (2.84%) VB6
10 8 (1.75%) Ruby
11 7 (1.53%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.31%) XAML
12 6 (1.31%) PHP5
13 5 (1.09%) VBA
13 5 (1.09%) RPG
14 4 (0.88%) Perl
14 4 (0.88%) Delphi
14 4 (0.88%) C
15 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (12.91%) Degree
2 25 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.84%) MCP
4 12 (2.63%) MCSE
5 7 (1.53%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.66%) HND
6 3 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.66%) ISEB
7 2 (0.44%) MCSD
7 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.03%) QA
2 7 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.53%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.41%) 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
1 175 (38.29%) Microsoft
2 43 (9.41%) Oracle
3 18 (3.94%) SAP
4 17 (3.72%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.63%) VMware
5 12 (2.63%) Cisco
5 12 (2.63%) HP
6 9 (1.97%) Facebook
7 7 (1.53%) Symantec
7 7 (1.53%) Veritas
8 5 (1.09%) Sage
8 5 (1.09%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.88%) Citrix
10 2 (0.44%) Google
11 1 (0.22%) Embarcadero
11 1 (0.22%) Apple
11 1 (0.22%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.22%) Remedy
11 1 (0.22%) Alterian
11 1 (0.22%) Twitter
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