Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 11 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 255 189 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.47% 14.18% 15.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.22% 39.71% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 211 173 287
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £28,250 £23,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £51,550
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -

.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 604 476 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 39.02% 35.71% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 492 420 702
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%

.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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +1 183 £40,000 +6.67% 51
Newport +16 50 £50,000 +26.58% 9
Bridgend +1 12 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Caerphilly +2 5 £44,000 +32.33%
Vale of Glamorgan -1 2 - -
.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 201 (78.82%) C#
2 138 (54.12%) JavaScript
3 117 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (36.08%) SQL Server
5 88 (34.51%) HTML
6 79 (30.98%) Microsoft Azure
7 78 (30.59%) SQL
8 74 (29.02%) CSS
9 72 (28.24%) ASP.NET
9 72 (28.24%) AngularJS
10 68 (26.67%) Software Engineering
11 65 (25.49%) Microsoft
12 56 (21.96%) XML
13 50 (19.61%) MVC
14 48 (18.82%) TDD
15 47 (18.43%) Scrum
15 47 (18.43%) Mentoring
16 44 (17.25%) Finance
16 44 (17.25%) Java
17 41 (16.08%) React
18 38 (14.90%) Amazon AWS
19 37 (14.51%) Team Foundation Server
20 36 (14.12%) HTML5
21 33 (12.94%) .NET Framework
22 32 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
23 31 (12.16%) OO
24 30 (11.76%) jQuery
24 30 (11.76%) Git (software)
25 29 (11.37%) Web Development
25 29 (11.37%) Fintech

.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 24 (9.41%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.06%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (3.92%) IIS
5 7 (2.75%) WordPress
6 4 (1.57%) Apache
7 3 (1.18%) CMS
7 3 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.39%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.39%) nginx
8 1 (0.39%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 79 (30.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (14.90%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.14%) npm
3 8 (3.14%) SaaS
3 8 (3.14%) Serverless
4 7 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.96%) PaaS
6 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.18%) IaaS
6 3 (1.18%) Office 365
7 2 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.75%) SSL
2 2 (0.78%) HTTP
2 2 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) DNS
3 1 (0.39%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (36.08%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.27%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (4.31%) MySQL
5 8 (3.14%) Cosmos DB
6 6 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.18%) Big Data
8 3 (1.18%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.18%) SQLite
9 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.78%) HPCC
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (14.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.06%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.31%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (3.14%) gulp
5 8 (3.14%) webpack
6 6 (2.35%) Selenium
7 5 (1.96%) JIRA
7 5 (1.96%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.78%) Grunt
9 2 (0.78%) Hudson
9 2 (0.78%) MbUnit
9 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.78%) MSTest
9 2 (0.78%) NUnit
9 2 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.39%) RSpec
General
1 44 (17.25%) Finance
2 17 (6.67%) Marketing
3 15 (5.88%) Advertising
4 14 (5.49%) Games
5 10 (3.92%) Welsh Language
6 8 (3.14%) Automotive
6 8 (3.14%) Retail
7 6 (2.35%) Law
8 5 (1.96%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.18%) Legal
10 2 (0.78%) Back Office
10 2 (0.78%) Electronics
10 2 (0.78%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 171 (67.06%) Developer
2 74 (29.02%) .NET Developer
3 60 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 46 (18.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 46 (18.04%) Software Engineer
5 40 (15.69%) Software Developer
6 28 (10.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 21 (8.24%) C# Software Developer
8 19 (7.45%) Web Developer
9 18 (7.06%) Lead Developer
10 17 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
11 16 (6.27%) Senior Developer
12 15 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (4.31%) Azure Developer
14 9 (3.53%) C# Software Engineer
14 9 (3.53%) Dynamics AX Developer
15 8 (3.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 8 (3.14%) Senior .NET Developer
15 8 (3.14%) Team Leader
16 7 (2.75%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (34.51%) HTML
2 74 (29.02%) CSS
3 72 (28.24%) AngularJS
3 72 (28.24%) ASP.NET
4 56 (21.96%) XML
5 41 (16.08%) React
6 36 (14.12%) HTML5
7 33 (12.94%) .NET Framework
8 30 (11.76%) jQuery
9 28 (10.98%) .NET Core
10 26 (10.20%) KnockoutJS
11 24 (9.41%) SOAP
12 23 (9.02%) Sass
13 21 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (7.84%) REST
14 20 (7.84%) Vue.js
15 19 (7.45%) RESTful
16 17 (6.67%) J2EE
16 17 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.37%) Fintech
2 21 (8.24%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (6.27%) Digital Media
4 12 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.96%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.18%) User Experience
9 2 (0.78%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.78%) NHS
9 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.59%) Windows
2 4 (1.57%) Linux
3 3 (1.18%) Android
3 3 (1.18%) Unix
3 3 (1.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 50 (19.61%) MVC
4 48 (18.82%) TDD
5 47 (18.43%) Mentoring
5 47 (18.43%) Scrum
6 32 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (12.16%) OO
8 29 (11.37%) Web Development
9 28 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (9.80%) CRM
11 23 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (8.63%) DevOps
12 22 (8.63%) Technical Leadership
13 21 (8.24%) Decision-Making
14 17 (6.67%) Functional Programming
15 16 (6.27%) Affiliate Marketing
15 16 (6.27%) BDD
15 16 (6.27%) E-Commerce
15 16 (6.27%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 201 (78.82%) C#
2 138 (54.12%) JavaScript
3 78 (30.59%) SQL
4 44 (17.25%) Java
5 23 (9.02%) PHP
6 22 (8.63%) C++
7 18 (7.06%) TypeScript
7 18 (7.06%) VB.NET
8 17 (6.67%) Python
9 9 (3.53%) C
9 9 (3.53%) ES6
9 9 (3.53%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.75%) VB
11 3 (1.18%) Delphi
11 3 (1.18%) XPath
12 2 (0.78%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.78%) CFML
12 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (7.45%) Degree
2 5 (1.96%) HND
3 3 (1.18%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (0.78%) CISSP
4 2 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.78%) MCP
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.35%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.78%) GDPR
3 2 (0.78%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.78%) JTAG
3 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.78%) Firmware
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.75%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.18%) Kibana
3 1 (0.39%) Ansible
3 1 (0.39%) Terraform
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.02%) Oracle
3 18 (7.06%) SAP
4 12 (4.71%) IBM
5 6 (2.35%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.18%) Adobe
6 3 (1.18%) Google
6 3 (1.18%) Sybase
7 1 (0.39%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.39%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.39%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.39%) Remedy
7 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.39%) VMware