The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wrexham 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 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 18 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 56.25% 25.93% 57.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 78.26% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 6
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,004 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
North Wales

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 Wrexham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wrexham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 71.88% 25.93% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 8
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,010
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Wrexham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

.NET
Salary Trend in Wrexham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Wrexham region.

.NET Salary Trend in Wrexham

.NET
Salary Histogram in Wrexham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Wrexham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Wrexham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET
2 30 (78.95%) C#
3 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
3 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (60.53%) .NET Framework
5 21 (55.26%) Entity Framework
6 20 (52.63%) MVC
7 17 (44.74%) Web Application Development
8 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (42.11%) CSS
8 16 (42.11%) WCF
9 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
9 15 (39.47%) Advertising
9 15 (39.47%) TDD
9 15 (39.47%) Ruby
9 15 (39.47%) HTML
9 15 (39.47%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (39.47%) Facebook
9 15 (39.47%) Node.js
9 15 (39.47%) RESTful
9 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (39.47%) BDD
9 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
10 11 (28.95%) HTML5
11 10 (26.32%) SQL
11 10 (26.32%) jQuery
12 9 (23.68%) T-SQL
13 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
14 7 (18.42%) OO
14 7 (18.42%) WPF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 15 (39.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (39.47%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 21 (55.26%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Junior
5 2 (5.26%) Lead Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET
2 23 (60.53%) .NET Framework
3 21 (55.26%) Entity Framework
4 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (42.11%) CSS
4 16 (42.11%) WCF
5 15 (39.47%) HTML
5 15 (39.47%) RESTful
5 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (28.95%) HTML5
7 10 (26.32%) jQuery
8 7 (18.42%) WPF
9 6 (15.79%) CSS3
10 5 (13.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.16%) Smartphone
3 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) MVC
3 17 (44.74%) Web Application Development
4 15 (39.47%) TDD
4 15 (39.47%) BDD
5 7 (18.42%) OO
5 7 (18.42%) Web Development
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.53%) OOP
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
8 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (5.26%) SEO
10 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.63%) Black-Box Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Android Development
10 1 (2.63%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.63%) Web Design
10 1 (2.63%) Market Research
10 1 (2.63%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) C#
2 15 (39.47%) Ruby
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 9 (23.68%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.79%) VB
5 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.53%) VB6
8 3 (7.89%) XAML
8 3 (7.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.63%) ISEB
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Facebook
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft