Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 191 194 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 12.10% 14.10% 14.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.47% 39.67% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 174 189 297
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £23,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,750 £49,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.17%

.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 607 489 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.44% 35.54% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 508 457 731
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,349 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -3 132 £42,500 +13.33% 35
Newport +19 39 £50,000 +42.86% 11
Bridgend 0 6 £38,750 +19.23% 3
Caerphilly +2 4 £44,000 +22.22%
Torfaen -10 4 £50,000 +47.06% 1
Monmouthshire +6 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Neath Port Talbot +1 1 £42,500 -8.11%
.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 154 (80.63%) C#
2 113 (59.16%) JavaScript
3 79 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (38.22%) MVC
4 73 (38.22%) ASP.NET
5 70 (36.65%) SQL Server
6 66 (34.55%) HTML
7 65 (34.03%) CSS
8 57 (29.84%) SQL
9 56 (29.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 52 (27.23%) AngularJS
11 48 (25.13%) Microsoft
12 42 (21.99%) Scrum
13 39 (20.42%) TDD
14 33 (17.28%) Java
15 32 (16.75%) Software Engineering
15 32 (16.75%) jQuery
16 31 (16.23%) React
17 30 (15.71%) XML
18 28 (14.66%) KnockoutJS
18 28 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
19 27 (14.14%) .NET Framework
19 27 (14.14%) Finance
20 26 (13.61%) Mentoring
21 25 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
22 23 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
22 23 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
23 22 (11.52%) Amazon AWS
23 22 (11.52%) WCF
24 21 (10.99%) OO

.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 18 (9.42%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.66%) IIS
3 3 (1.57%) CMS
3 3 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.05%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.52%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.52%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (6.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 56 (29.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.14%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.62%) Office 365
5 4 (2.09%) PaaS
6 3 (1.57%) IaaS
7 2 (1.05%) GitHub
7 2 (1.05%) npm
7 2 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.09%) Internet
2 3 (1.57%) Hyperconnected
3 2 (1.05%) HTTP
4 1 (0.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (36.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.24%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.62%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.62%) MySQL
5 4 (2.09%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.57%) Big Data
6 3 (1.57%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.05%) GIS
7 2 (1.05%) HPCC
7 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.38%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.62%) JIRA
5 4 (2.09%) Selenium
6 3 (1.57%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.05%) gulp
7 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.05%) webpack
8 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.52%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.52%) RSpec
8 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (14.14%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Law
3 5 (2.62%) Retail
4 4 (2.09%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.09%) Marketing
5 3 (1.57%) Advertising
5 3 (1.57%) Back Office
6 2 (1.05%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 149 (78.01%) Developer
2 79 (41.36%) .NET Developer
3 60 (31.41%) C# Developer
4 43 (22.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (15.18%) Software Developer
6 22 (11.52%) Lead Developer
7 21 (10.99%) Software Engineer
8 20 (10.47%) Senior Developer
9 19 (9.95%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (6.81%) Senior C# Developer
11 12 (6.28%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (6.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (6.28%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (5.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (5.76%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (5.24%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (5.24%) SQL Developer
14 8 (4.19%) Azure Developer
14 8 (4.19%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 7 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (38.22%) ASP.NET
2 66 (34.55%) HTML
3 65 (34.03%) CSS
4 52 (27.23%) AngularJS
5 32 (16.75%) jQuery
6 31 (16.23%) React
7 30 (15.71%) XML
8 28 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (14.66%) KnockoutJS
9 27 (14.14%) .NET Framework
10 22 (11.52%) WCF
11 19 (9.95%) SOAP
12 18 (9.42%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (8.90%) JSON
13 17 (8.90%) RESTful
14 16 (8.38%) REST
15 13 (6.81%) Web Services
16 11 (5.76%) Sass
17 10 (5.24%) HTML5
18 9 (4.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.90%) Fintech
2 10 (5.24%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.14%) User Experience
5 5 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.09%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.09%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.05%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.95%) Windows
2 3 (1.57%) Unix
3 2 (1.05%) Linux
3 2 (1.05%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (38.22%) MVC
3 42 (21.99%) Scrum
4 39 (20.42%) TDD
5 32 (16.75%) Software Engineering
6 26 (13.61%) Mentoring
7 25 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (10.99%) OO
10 17 (8.90%) SDLC
11 16 (8.38%) Web Development
12 12 (6.28%) CRM
13 11 (5.76%) BDD
13 11 (5.76%) Kanban
14 10 (5.24%) Decision-Making
14 10 (5.24%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (5.24%) Service Delivery
14 10 (5.24%) Web Application Development
15 9 (4.71%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (4.71%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 154 (80.63%) C#
2 113 (59.16%) JavaScript
3 57 (29.84%) SQL
4 33 (17.28%) Java
5 12 (6.28%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.66%) C
7 6 (3.14%) C++
8 5 (2.62%) Ruby
8 5 (2.62%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.62%) XPath
9 4 (2.09%) PHP
9 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.57%) ES6
10 3 (1.57%) Python
10 3 (1.57%) VB
11 2 (1.05%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.52%) Java 8
12 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.62%) Degree
2 4 (2.09%) PhD
3 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.52%) Ansible
2 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.52%) Terraform
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (25.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.76%) IBM
3 10 (5.24%) Oracle
4 5 (2.62%) SAP
5 3 (1.57%) Blue Prism
5 3 (1.57%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.05%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe
7 1 (0.52%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.52%) VMware