Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 147 120 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 13.03% 14.87% 15.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.19% 40.96% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 134 109 203
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,173
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.51% -5.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £50,050 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 430 293 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 38.12% 36.31% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 377 261 521
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Cardiff

.NET
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for .NET in Cardiff

.NET
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Cardiff over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET.

1 122 (82.99%) C#
2 88 (59.86%) JavaScript
3 59 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (34.69%) SQL Server
5 50 (34.01%) HTML
5 50 (34.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 49 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 47 (31.97%) Microsoft
8 41 (27.89%) CSS
9 40 (27.21%) ASP.NET
9 40 (27.21%) SQL
10 39 (26.53%) MVC
11 35 (23.81%) XML
12 34 (23.13%) Scrum
13 32 (21.77%) React
14 25 (17.01%) SharePoint
14 25 (17.01%) Java
14 25 (17.01%) Software Engineering
14 25 (17.01%) jQuery
15 24 (16.33%) KnockoutJS
16 23 (15.65%) Windows
17 20 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
18 19 (12.93%) .NET Framework
19 18 (12.24%) HTML5
19 18 (12.24%) TDD
20 17 (11.56%) Finance
20 17 (11.56%) CRM
20 17 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
20 17 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
20 17 (11.56%) Dynamics CRM

.NET
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 25 (17.01%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.76%) IIS
5 4 (2.72%) WordPress
6 3 (2.04%) CMS
6 3 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.36%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.68%) Apache
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.68%) nginx
8 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (11.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (7.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 50 (34.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.08%) Serverless
4 4 (2.72%) SaaS
5 3 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.04%) Office 365
6 2 (1.36%) GitHub
7 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.68%) IaaS
7 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) SSL
2 2 (1.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.48%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (4.76%) MySQL
3 7 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (2.72%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.04%) Big Data
6 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.36%) GIS
7 2 (1.36%) HPCC
7 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.68%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 17 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (10.20%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.08%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (3.40%) Selenium
6 4 (2.72%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.68%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.68%) MSTest
8 1 (0.68%) NUnit
8 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.68%) RSpec
8 1 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 17 (11.56%) Finance
2 13 (8.84%) Advertising
3 7 (4.76%) Games
4 6 (4.08%) Law
4 6 (4.08%) Welsh Language
5 3 (2.04%) Back Office
5 3 (2.04%) Legal
5 3 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.04%) Retail
6 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 111 (75.51%) Developer
2 55 (37.41%) .NET Developer
3 38 (25.85%) C# Developer
4 32 (21.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (19.73%) Software Developer
6 19 (12.93%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (8.16%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Software Engineer
8 9 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (6.12%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (4.76%) Consultant
9 7 (4.76%) SQL Developer
9 7 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
10 6 (4.08%) Azure Developer
10 6 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.08%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.08%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (34.01%) HTML
2 49 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 41 (27.89%) CSS
4 40 (27.21%) ASP.NET
5 35 (23.81%) XML
6 32 (21.77%) React
7 25 (17.01%) jQuery
8 24 (16.33%) KnockoutJS
9 19 (12.93%) .NET Framework
10 18 (12.24%) HTML5
11 15 (10.20%) JSON
12 13 (8.84%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (8.84%) CSS3
12 13 (8.84%) J2EE
12 13 (8.84%) SOAP
12 13 (8.84%) WCF
13 12 (8.16%) RESTful
14 11 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (7.48%) Sass
15 9 (6.12%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (4.08%) User Experience
3 4 (2.72%) Fintech
3 4 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.36%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.36%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.65%) Windows
2 4 (2.72%) Linux
3 3 (2.04%) Unix
3 3 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.53%) MVC
3 34 (23.13%) Scrum
4 25 (17.01%) Software Engineering
5 20 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (12.24%) TDD
7 17 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (11.56%) CRM
7 17 (11.56%) Decision-Making
8 16 (10.88%) OO
9 13 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (8.84%) Web Development
10 10 (6.80%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.80%) SDLC
11 9 (6.12%) Analytics
11 9 (6.12%) Artificial Intelligence
11 9 (6.12%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (6.12%) DevOps
12 8 (5.44%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 122 (82.99%) C#
2 88 (59.86%) JavaScript
3 40 (27.21%) SQL
4 25 (17.01%) Java
5 11 (7.48%) PowerShell
6 10 (6.80%) Python
6 10 (6.80%) TypeScript
7 8 (5.44%) C++
7 8 (5.44%) PHP
8 7 (4.76%) C
9 5 (3.40%) XPath
10 4 (2.72%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.04%) VB
12 2 (1.36%) Ruby
12 2 (1.36%) VBA
13 1 (0.68%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) CISSP
2 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.68%) MCP
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.68%) PhD
2 1 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.68%) QA
1 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) Docker
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Ansible
1 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (31.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.16%) Oracle
2 12 (8.16%) SAP
3 3 (2.04%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.36%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe
5 1 (0.68%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.68%) Remedy
5 1 (0.68%) VMware