Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Developer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 20 27
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 65 63 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.66% 7.63% 7.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.75% 7.70% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 60 93
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +13.64% -5.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,175 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £44,950
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -2.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 1,131 818 1,343
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.43% 99.03% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 951 725 1,207
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -0.71%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £21,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Cardiff

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Cardiff.

Salary trend for .NET Developer in Cardiff

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Developer in Cardiff

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, .NET Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 65 (100.00%) C#
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
3 31 (47.69%) AngularJS
4 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
5 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (38.46%) MVC
7 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
7 24 (36.92%) KnockoutJS
7 24 (36.92%) React
8 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
9 20 (30.77%) CSS
9 20 (30.77%) HTML
10 19 (29.23%) Scrum
11 16 (24.62%) TDD
11 16 (24.62%) SQL
12 13 (20.00%) XML
12 13 (20.00%) Windows
12 13 (20.00%) RESTful
12 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
13 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (16.92%) jQuery
14 11 (16.92%) OO
15 10 (15.38%) Decision-Making
16 9 (13.85%) SOAP
16 9 (13.85%) WCF

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) Anypoint
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Hyperconnected
3 2 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) GIS
6 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Back Office
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (47.69%) AngularJS
3 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
3 24 (36.92%) KnockoutJS
3 24 (36.92%) React
4 20 (30.77%) CSS
4 20 (30.77%) HTML
5 13 (20.00%) RESTful
5 13 (20.00%) XML
6 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
6 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (16.92%) jQuery
8 9 (13.85%) JSON
8 9 (13.85%) SOAP
8 9 (13.85%) WCF
9 7 (10.77%) Sass
10 5 (7.69%) Web Services
11 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
11 3 (4.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Fintech
1 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.08%) User Experience
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) MVC
3 19 (29.23%) Scrum
4 16 (24.62%) TDD
5 13 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.92%) OO
8 10 (15.38%) Decision-Making
9 9 (13.85%) Web Application Development
10 8 (12.31%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (12.31%) Pair Programming
10 8 (12.31%) Web Development
11 5 (7.69%) SDLC
12 4 (6.15%) BDD
12 4 (6.15%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (6.15%) Dependency Injection
13 3 (4.62%) API Development
13 3 (4.62%) Kanban
13 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
13 3 (4.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.62%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) VB
4 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.62%) XPath
5 2 (3.08%) C
5 2 (3.08%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) ES6
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
6 1 (1.54%) Ruby
6 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) MuleSoft