Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 230 339 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.36% 19.49% 14.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.12% 48.50% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 208 312 295
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,725 £47,950
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

.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 546 699 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.83% 40.20% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 469 629 681
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,400 £25,950 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,388
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.06% +3.96%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in South Wales

.NET
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for .NET in South Wales

.NET
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 2018. 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 -3 149 £39,000 +11.43% 19
Newport -12 34 £40,000 - 7
Caerphilly +4 14 £33,250 -16.88%
Torfaen -7 12 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Vale of Glamorgan -2 3 £40,000 -5.07%
Bridgend -4 3 £37,500 -4.46% 1
Monmouthshire - 3 £30,375 - 5
Rhondda Cynon Taff -1 2 £33,641 -25.69%
Neath Port Talbot -11 1 £37,500 -9.64%
Glamorgan - 1 £32,500 -
.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 South Wales region with a requirement for .NET.

1 205 (89.13%) C#
2 150 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (48.70%) MVC
4 106 (46.09%) ASP.NET
5 105 (45.65%) JavaScript
5 105 (45.65%) Scrum
6 97 (42.17%) SQL Server
7 96 (41.74%) AngularJS
8 68 (29.57%) HTML
9 67 (29.13%) CSS
10 63 (27.39%) Microsoft
10 63 (27.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (25.65%) SQL
12 56 (24.35%) TDD
13 55 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
14 49 (21.30%) RESTful
15 48 (20.87%) WCF
16 44 (19.13%) ASP.NET Web API
17 42 (18.26%) Finance
18 38 (16.52%) SDLC
19 37 (16.09%) DevOps
20 36 (15.65%) Visual Studio
20 36 (15.65%) .NET Framework
21 35 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
21 35 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
22 34 (14.78%) BDD
22 34 (14.78%) Dependency Injection
22 34 (14.78%) SOAP
23 33 (14.35%) Software Engineering
23 33 (14.35%) KnockoutJS

.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 32 (13.91%) CMS
2 26 (11.30%) Umbraco
3 17 (7.39%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (7.39%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.61%) IIS
6 5 (2.17%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.87%) Mule
8 1 (0.43%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.43%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 55 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.17%) Office 365
4 4 (1.74%) PaaS
5 2 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.87%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.57%) Internet
2 20 (8.70%) Hyperconnected
3 2 (0.87%) HTTP
3 2 (0.87%) Wireless
4 1 (0.43%) DNS
4 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (42.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.39%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 14 (6.09%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.48%) Cosmos DB
8 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.74%) Big Data
9 4 (1.74%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (1.74%) GIS
9 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.30%) Power BI
11 2 (0.87%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.43%) MySQL
12 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (15.65%) Visual Studio
2 35 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (9.57%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.48%) Selenium
6 7 (3.04%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.61%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.61%) Mercurial
7 6 (2.61%) MSTest
7 6 (2.61%) NUnit
7 6 (2.61%) Rational Team Concert
7 6 (2.61%) Subversion
8 4 (1.74%) Moq
9 3 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.87%) MbUnit
10 2 (0.87%) MorphX
10 2 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (18.26%) Finance
2 17 (7.39%) Games
3 15 (6.52%) Advertising
4 11 (4.78%) Banking
5 9 (3.91%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.91%) Marketing
6 8 (3.48%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.61%) Retail
8 5 (2.17%) Electronics
8 5 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.30%) Law
9 3 (1.30%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.43%) Back Office
10 1 (0.43%) Military
10 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.43%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 184 (80.00%) Developer
2 123 (53.48%) .NET Developer
3 80 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 62 (26.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (12.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (12.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 19 (8.26%) Software Developer
8 17 (7.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (6.52%) Junior
10 14 (6.09%) Junior Developer
11 12 (5.22%) Junior .NET Developer
11 12 (5.22%) Senior C# Developer
12 10 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (4.35%) Graduate
12 10 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
12 10 (4.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.35%) SQL Developer
13 9 (3.91%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 9 (3.91%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (46.09%) ASP.NET
2 96 (41.74%) AngularJS
3 68 (29.57%) HTML
4 67 (29.13%) CSS
5 63 (27.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (21.30%) RESTful
7 48 (20.87%) WCF
8 44 (19.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (15.65%) .NET Framework
10 34 (14.78%) SOAP
11 33 (14.35%) KnockoutJS
12 30 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 28 (12.17%) jQuery
14 23 (10.00%) REST
15 21 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 21 (9.13%) HTML5
16 18 (7.83%) .NET Core
17 16 (6.96%) React
18 14 (6.09%) Web Services
19 12 (5.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.04%) Fintech
2 24 (10.43%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (9.13%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.48%) Cloud Native
4 8 (3.48%) User Experience
5 6 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.87%) Blog
8 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.57%) Apple iOS
2 19 (8.26%) Android
3 16 (6.96%) Windows
4 5 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.74%) Linux
6 2 (0.87%) DC/OS
6 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (48.70%) MVC
3 105 (45.65%) Scrum
4 56 (24.35%) TDD
5 38 (16.52%) SDLC
6 37 (16.09%) DevOps
7 35 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (14.78%) BDD
8 34 (14.78%) Dependency Injection
9 33 (14.35%) Software Engineering
10 32 (13.91%) Kanban
11 28 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (12.17%) Mentoring
11 28 (12.17%) Web Application Development
12 21 (9.13%) Microservices
13 20 (8.70%) Test Automation
14 17 (7.39%) Web Development
15 11 (4.78%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (4.78%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (4.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 205 (89.13%) C#
2 105 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 59 (25.65%) SQL
4 22 (9.57%) TypeScript
5 21 (9.13%) VB.NET
6 13 (5.65%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.91%) Java
8 8 (3.48%) VB
9 6 (2.61%) F#
9 6 (2.61%) PHP
9 6 (2.61%) Python
9 6 (2.61%) Ruby
10 5 (2.17%) C++
10 5 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.30%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.87%) C
12 2 (0.87%) Groovy
12 2 (0.87%) X++
13 1 (0.43%) Go
13 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (10.00%) Degree
2 13 (5.65%) SC Cleared
2 13 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.61%) HND
4 5 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) ISEB
6 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.48%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (4.78%) Docker
2 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.61%) Kibana
2 4 (1.74%) Ansible
3 3 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.87%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.87%) PTC Integrity
5 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.96%) Sitecore
3 8 (3.48%) Google
4 6 (2.61%) IBM
4 6 (2.61%) SAP
5 4 (1.74%) Apple
5 4 (1.74%) Oracle
6 3 (1.30%) Blue Prism
6 3 (1.30%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.87%) PTC
8 1 (0.43%) Capita
8 1 (0.43%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.43%) Epicor
8 1 (0.43%) Infor
8 1 (0.43%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.43%) Tableau