Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 9 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 105 237 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 12.17% 15.15% 11.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.66% 39.90% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 102 250 152
Median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +1.65%

.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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 354 594 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 41.02% 37.98% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 302 538 457
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,882 £27,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £63,625 £57,500 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £44,690 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.72% -5.88% +6.25%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in South Wales

.NET
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in South Wales.

Salary trend for .NET in South Wales

.NET
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in South Wales over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET in South Wales

.NET
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 96 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Newport -14 4 £38,750 +1.97% 2
Neath Port Talbot +8 2 £33,307 -16.73% 2
Bridgend +4 1 - -
Torfaen -3 1 £32,000 -8.57%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £40,000 - 1
.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for .NET.

1 78 (74.29%) C#
2 43 (40.95%) JavaScript
3 35 (33.33%) SQL
4 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 30 (28.57%) MVC
5 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (27.62%) Azure
7 27 (25.71%) HTML
8 23 (21.90%) CSS
8 23 (21.90%) AngularJS
8 23 (21.90%) DevOps
9 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
9 19 (18.10%) ASP.NET
10 18 (17.14%) Scrum
11 17 (16.19%) TDD
12 15 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 15 (14.29%) Visual Studio
13 13 (12.38%) TypeScript
13 13 (12.38%) Power Platform
14 12 (11.43%) SOLID
14 12 (11.43%) NoSQL
14 12 (11.43%) BDD
15 11 (10.48%) WCF
15 11 (10.48%) jQuery
15 11 (10.48%) SharePoint
15 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
17 9 (8.57%) Web Development
17 9 (8.57%) Waterfall
17 9 (8.57%) Finance

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 11 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.90%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 29 (27.62%) Azure
2 13 (12.38%) Power Platform
3 7 (6.67%) AWS
4 3 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.86%) PowerApps
5 2 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.90%) Firebase
5 2 (1.90%) GCP
6 1 (0.95%) npm
6 1 (0.95%) Office 365
6 1 (0.95%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.95%) Serverless
6 1 (0.95%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.81%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.90%) MySQL
5 2 (1.90%) Power BI
5 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.95%) Big Data
6 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.95%) MS Access
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.62%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (3.81%) Selenium
3 4 (3.81%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.90%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.95%) gulp
6 1 (0.95%) webpack
General
1 9 (8.57%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Advertising
2 5 (4.76%) Retail
2 5 (4.76%) Retail Finance
3 2 (1.90%) Games
3 2 (1.90%) Law
3 2 (1.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (83.81%) Developer
2 55 (52.38%) .NET Developer
3 18 (17.14%) Software Developer
4 16 (15.24%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (9.52%) .NET Team Leader
5 10 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 9 (8.57%) Lead .NET Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.62%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.71%) HTML
2 23 (21.90%) AngularJS
2 23 (21.90%) CSS
3 19 (18.10%) ASP.NET
4 15 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (10.48%) jQuery
5 11 (10.48%) WCF
6 9 (8.57%) Entity Framework
6 9 (8.57%) Web Services
7 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET Core
7 8 (7.62%) HTML5
7 8 (7.62%) React
8 7 (6.67%) JSON
9 6 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (4.76%) CSS3
10 5 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (4.76%) REST
10 5 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) User Experience
2 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.86%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) CMDB
5 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.95%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.90%) Android
1 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (28.57%) MVC
2 23 (21.90%) DevOps
3 18 (17.14%) Scrum
4 17 (16.19%) TDD
5 12 (11.43%) BDD
5 12 (11.43%) SOLID
6 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 9 (8.57%) Waterfall
7 9 (8.57%) Web Development
8 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.67%) Fintech
9 7 (6.67%) Kanban
10 6 (5.71%) SDLC
11 5 (4.76%) CRM
11 5 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (4.76%) Task Automation
12 4 (3.81%) A/B Testing
12 4 (3.81%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.81%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 78 (74.29%) C#
2 43 (40.95%) JavaScript
3 35 (33.33%) SQL
4 13 (12.38%) TypeScript
5 9 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 8 (7.62%) Java
7 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.86%) PHP
8 3 (2.86%) VBA
9 2 (1.90%) C++
9 2 (1.90%) Python
10 1 (0.95%) C
10 1 (0.95%) ES6
10 1 (0.95%) Go
10 1 (0.95%) Java 8
10 1 (0.95%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.95%) HND
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.76%) RedGate
3 1 (0.95%) Adobe
3 1 (0.95%) Blue Prism
3 1 (0.95%) SAP