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

Location
3 months to
22 May 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 180 243 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.45% 18.76% 26.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.58% 52.83% 61.30%
Number of salaries quoted 147 229 306
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £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
413 460 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.87% 35.52% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 352 419 496
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 14
North Wales -1 35 £37,500 +15.38% 3
West Wales -2 6 £36,000 +30.90% 2
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 262 (71.20%) C#
2 186 (50.54%) ASP.NET
3 179 (48.64%) SQL Server
4 164 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
5 146 (39.67%) HTML
6 137 (37.23%) MVC
7 133 (36.14%) Microsoft
8 130 (35.33%) SQL
9 120 (32.61%) JavaScript
10 114 (30.98%) CSS
11 81 (22.01%) Windows
12 79 (21.47%) Scrum
13 73 (19.84%) MS Excel
14 71 (19.29%) jQuery
15 70 (19.02%) WCF
16 68 (18.48%) .NET Framework
17 66 (17.93%) TDD
18 62 (16.85%) VB.NET
18 62 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
19 55 (14.95%) T-SQL
19 55 (14.95%) XML
20 51 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
21 49 (13.32%) Ajax
22 46 (12.50%) Finance
23 39 (10.60%) OO
23 39 (10.60%) CRM
24 38 (10.33%) Visual Studio
24 38 (10.33%) ASP.NET Web API
25 37 (10.05%) HTML5
26 36 (9.78%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (8.97%) IIS
2 23 (6.25%) Node.js
3 18 (4.89%) CMS
4 10 (2.72%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.45%) Apache
6 8 (2.17%) Commerce Server
6 8 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.36%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.54%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.27%) ArcSDE
10 1 (0.27%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.27%) DNN
Applications
1 73 (19.84%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.53%) MS Office
3 4 (1.09%) MS Project
4 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.27%) Sage ERP X3
5 1 (0.27%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.90%) SaaS
3 5 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.54%) PaaS
4 2 (0.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.99%) Internet
2 9 (2.45%) RFID
3 8 (2.17%) DNS
4 6 (1.63%) Intranet
5 4 (1.09%) NAS
5 4 (1.09%) SAN
5 4 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.09%) Firewall
6 2 (0.54%) Network Security
6 2 (0.54%) HTTP
6 2 (0.54%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (48.64%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.26%) MySQL
8 9 (2.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.63%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.63%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (10.33%) Visual Studio
3 27 (7.34%) NUnit
4 21 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 17 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (3.26%) Moq
6 12 (3.26%) MSTest
7 8 (2.17%) Selenium
7 8 (2.17%) JMeter
8 5 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.09%) StyleCop
9 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.09%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.54%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.54%) TestDirector
11 1 (0.27%) Subversion
11 1 (0.27%) JUnit
11 1 (0.27%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 46 (12.50%) Finance
2 27 (7.34%) Advertising
3 12 (3.26%) Marketing
3 12 (3.26%) Electronics
4 10 (2.72%) Retail
5 8 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.54%) Games
7 2 (0.54%) Law
7 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 259 (70.38%) Developer
2 134 (36.41%) .NET Developer
3 62 (16.85%) C# Developer
4 38 (10.33%) Analyst
5 37 (10.05%) Senior Developer
6 33 (8.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (7.61%) Software Developer
8 21 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 18 (4.89%) Development Manager
10 15 (4.08%) Software Manager
11 14 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (3.80%) Software Development Manager
12 13 (3.53%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (3.53%) Lead Developer
12 13 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (3.26%) CRM Developer
14 11 (2.99%) Business Analyst
15 10 (2.72%) Tester
16 9 (2.45%) Software Engineer
16 9 (2.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (50.54%) ASP.NET
2 146 (39.67%) HTML
3 114 (30.98%) CSS
4 71 (19.29%) jQuery
5 70 (19.02%) WCF
6 68 (18.48%) .NET Framework
7 62 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (14.95%) XML
9 49 (13.32%) Ajax
10 38 (10.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 37 (10.05%) HTML5
12 36 (9.78%) Web Services
12 36 (9.78%) Entity Framework
13 33 (8.97%) WinForms
14 31 (8.42%) WPF
15 19 (5.16%) AngularJS
16 18 (4.89%) RESTful
17 17 (4.62%) Castle Windsor
18 15 (4.08%) XSLT
19 13 (3.53%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.61%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (5.16%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (2.45%) Tandem
6 9 (2.45%) N-Tier
6 9 (2.45%) Web 2.0
7 7 (1.90%) iPhone
8 6 (1.63%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.36%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.09%) iPad
11 3 (0.82%) AS400
11 3 (0.82%) Replication
11 3 (0.82%) Clustering
11 3 (0.82%) DTV
11 3 (0.82%) Social Network
12 2 (0.54%) Blog
12 2 (0.54%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 81 (22.01%) Windows
2 22 (5.98%) Linux
3 15 (4.08%) Android
4 11 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.72%) Mac OS
6 7 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.54%) UNIX
10 1 (0.27%) AIX
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (37.23%) MVC
3 79 (21.47%) Scrum
4 66 (17.93%) TDD
5 39 (10.60%) OO
5 39 (10.60%) CRM
6 36 (9.78%) Web Application Development
7 28 (7.61%) Web Development
8 24 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (5.71%) BDD
10 20 (5.43%) Software Engineering
11 19 (5.16%) Mentoring
12 16 (4.35%) OOP
13 14 (3.80%) Unit Testing
13 14 (3.80%) MVVM
13 14 (3.80%) SOA
14 13 (3.53%) Automation Testing
15 12 (3.26%) Build Automation
16 11 (2.99%) ITIL
16 11 (2.99%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 262 (71.20%) C#
2 130 (35.33%) SQL
3 120 (32.61%) JavaScript
4 62 (16.85%) VB.NET
5 55 (14.95%) T-SQL
6 35 (9.51%) Java
7 32 (8.70%) VB
8 24 (6.52%) Ruby
9 20 (5.43%) PHP
10 18 (4.89%) Python
11 17 (4.62%) C++
12 13 (3.53%) VB6
12 13 (3.53%) Perl
13 11 (2.99%) C
14 9 (2.45%) XAML
14 9 (2.45%) Embedded C
14 9 (2.45%) Embedded C++
15 7 (1.90%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.90%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (8.97%) Degree
2 15 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.72%) MCSE
4 8 (2.17%) ISEB
4 8 (2.17%) MCP
5 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.09%) SAP Certification
7 3 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.54%) CCA
8 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.54%) CCNA
9 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.35%) QA
2 4 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.72%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.45%) Firmware
4 5 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.09%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.82%) Nagios
2 3 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.82%) Zenoss
2 3 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 133 (36.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.25%) Oracle
3 18 (4.89%) Facebook
4 14 (3.80%) Xamarin
4 14 (3.80%) VMware
5 10 (2.72%) Cisco
6 9 (2.45%) SAP
7 8 (2.17%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.17%) HP
8 5 (1.36%) Citrix
9 4 (1.09%) Twitter
9 4 (1.09%) Symantec
9 4 (1.09%) Veritas
9 4 (1.09%) Unisys
10 3 (0.82%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.82%) LexisNexis
11 2 (0.54%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.27%) Telerik
12 1 (0.27%) OpenText
12 1 (0.27%) ESRI
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Panoramic Associates Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Holywell, Clwyd
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Flintshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Conwy, Gwynedd
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, corporate discounts
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Business Measurement Ltd
Salary: dependant on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Chepstow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + pension scheme, flexi-time
Posted: 22 days ago