Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 183 299 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 12.83% 18.90% 13.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.56% 49.83% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 174 276 282
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.58%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £50,238
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year +3.90% +3.36% +6.43%

.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 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 562 600 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 39.41% 37.93% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 480 551 709
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

.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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -6 117 £40,000 - 23
Newport +2 30 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Caerphilly 0 11 £33,750 -12.90%
Torfaen 0 9 £50,000 +29.87% 2
Bridgend -6 4 £37,500 - 1
Monmouthshire - 4 £27,500 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff -1 1 £32,428 -28.37%
Vale of Glamorgan -3 1 £42,500 -6.12% 1
Neath Port Talbot -7 1 £42,500 +2.41% 2
.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 167 (91.26%) C#
2 102 (55.74%) JavaScript
3 93 (50.82%) MVC
4 85 (46.45%) ASP.NET
5 79 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (40.44%) SQL Server
7 65 (35.52%) CSS
8 62 (33.88%) HTML
9 58 (31.69%) SQL
9 58 (31.69%) Scrum
10 55 (30.05%) AngularJS
11 48 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 45 (24.59%) Microsoft
13 44 (24.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (23.50%) Finance
15 39 (21.31%) TDD
16 33 (18.03%) Mentoring
17 27 (14.75%) jQuery
18 23 (12.57%) Software Engineering
18 23 (12.57%) Visual Studio
19 22 (12.02%) SharePoint
19 22 (12.02%) .NET Framework
19 22 (12.02%) ASP.NET Web API
20 20 (10.93%) SOAP
20 20 (10.93%) WCF
20 20 (10.93%) RESTful
20 20 (10.93%) Fintech
21 19 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
21 19 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
21 19 (10.38%) 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 22 (12.02%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.46%) CMS
3 7 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.83%) Umbraco
4 6 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.73%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.64%) IIS
7 2 (1.09%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.55%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.55%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.83%) Office 365
4 5 (2.73%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.56%) Internet
2 10 (5.46%) Hyperconnected
3 2 (1.09%) HTTP
3 2 (1.09%) Wireless
4 1 (0.55%) DNS
4 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (40.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.73%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.09%) GIS
8 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.55%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.55%) Power BI
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (12.57%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.92%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.28%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.73%) Selenium
6 4 (2.19%) Rational Team Concert
7 3 (1.64%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.09%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.09%) Rational Quality Manager
8 2 (1.09%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.09%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.55%) Gatling
9 1 (0.55%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.55%) MbUnit
9 1 (0.55%) MSTest
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 43 (23.50%) Finance
2 16 (8.74%) Advertising
3 10 (5.46%) Banking
4 9 (4.92%) Retail
5 8 (4.37%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.73%) Law
6 5 (2.73%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.19%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.19%) Electronics
7 4 (2.19%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.19%) Marketing
7 4 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.09%) Back Office
8 2 (1.09%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.55%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 149 (81.42%) Developer
2 86 (46.99%) .NET Developer
3 70 (38.25%) C# Developer
4 49 (26.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (16.94%) Senior Developer
6 23 (12.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (12.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (12.02%) Senior C# Developer
8 21 (11.48%) Senior .NET Developer
8 21 (11.48%) Software Developer
9 16 (8.74%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 11 (6.01%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (6.01%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Junior
11 7 (3.83%) Lead .NET Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.28%) Junior Developer
12 6 (3.28%) SQL Developer
13 5 (2.73%) C# Software Developer
13 5 (2.73%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (46.45%) ASP.NET
2 65 (35.52%) CSS
3 62 (33.88%) HTML
4 55 (30.05%) AngularJS
5 44 (24.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (14.75%) jQuery
7 22 (12.02%) .NET Framework
7 22 (12.02%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (10.93%) RESTful
8 20 (10.93%) SOAP
8 20 (10.93%) WCF
9 19 (10.38%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (8.20%) REST
11 14 (7.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (7.10%) HTML5
12 13 (7.10%) React
12 13 (7.10%) XML
13 12 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 11 (6.01%) .NET Core
15 10 (5.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.93%) Fintech
2 17 (9.29%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.83%) User Experience
5 5 (2.73%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.19%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.65%) Windows
2 8 (4.37%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.83%) Android
4 6 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.19%) Linux
6 3 (1.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (50.82%) MVC
2 79 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (31.69%) Scrum
4 39 (21.31%) TDD
5 33 (18.03%) Mentoring
6 23 (12.57%) Software Engineering
7 19 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (9.29%) BDD
8 17 (9.29%) Dependency Injection
9 16 (8.74%) Test Automation
10 14 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (7.65%) DevOps
10 14 (7.65%) SDLC
11 13 (7.10%) Microservices
12 11 (6.01%) Web Development
13 10 (5.46%) Kanban
13 10 (5.46%) Web Application Development
14 8 (4.37%) ITIL
14 8 (4.37%) OO
14 8 (4.37%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (91.26%) C#
2 102 (55.74%) JavaScript
3 58 (31.69%) SQL
4 13 (7.10%) VB.NET
5 11 (6.01%) Java
5 11 (6.01%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.37%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.28%) C
8 4 (2.19%) C++
8 4 (2.19%) PHP
8 4 (2.19%) Ruby
8 4 (2.19%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.64%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.64%) VB
10 2 (1.09%) Python
10 2 (1.09%) XPath
11 1 (0.55%) Go
11 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (9.84%) Degree
2 14 (7.65%) Security Cleared
3 13 (7.10%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.19%) PhD
5 3 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) PMO
1 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.19%) Docker
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) Ansible
2 3 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.09%) PTC Integrity
4 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.28%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.19%) Blue Prism
3 4 (2.19%) IBM
3 4 (2.19%) SAP
4 3 (1.64%) Apple
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle
5 2 (1.09%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.09%) PTC
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe
6 1 (0.55%) Capita
6 1 (0.55%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.55%) Tableau