Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 6 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 262 253 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.52% 16.23% 14.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.09% 41.75% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 250 211 176
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £32,150 £28,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 608 606 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.34% 38.87% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 559 496 430
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £24,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%

.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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +2 218 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Caerphilly +6 14 £40,000 -9.09% 5
Newport -37 11 £38,000 -24.00% 3
Bridgend +1 7 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Gwent - 5 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 5 £45,000 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £41,905 -
.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 168 (64.12%) C#
2 124 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (45.80%) SQL
4 98 (37.40%) JavaScript
5 96 (36.64%) Microsoft
6 95 (36.26%) ASP.NET
7 78 (29.77%) MVC
8 57 (21.76%) Azure
9 56 (21.37%) Scrum
10 55 (20.99%) Software Engineering
11 51 (19.47%) SQL Server
11 51 (19.47%) SharePoint
12 50 (19.08%) TDD
13 48 (18.32%) HTML
13 48 (18.32%) CSS
14 47 (17.94%) Finance
15 46 (17.56%) DevOps
16 43 (16.41%) AngularJS
17 40 (15.27%) BDD
18 38 (14.50%) Java
19 34 (12.98%) .NET Framework
20 33 (12.60%) Visual Studio
21 32 (12.21%) SDLC
22 31 (11.83%) NoSQL
23 29 (11.07%) Waterfall
23 29 (11.07%) SOLID
24 27 (10.31%) jQuery
25 24 (9.16%) VB.NET
26 22 (8.40%) Git (software)
27 20 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API

.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 51 (19.47%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.58%) Umbraco
3 6 (2.29%) CMS
4 5 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.53%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.76%) IIS
6 2 (0.76%) WordPress
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (3.82%) InfoPath
2 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 57 (21.76%) Azure
2 9 (3.44%) AWS
3 4 (1.53%) SaaS
4 3 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.76%) Serverless
6 1 (0.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) DHCP
2 1 (0.38%) DNS
2 1 (0.38%) Firewall
2 1 (0.38%) Hyperconnected
2 1 (0.38%) LAN
2 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.83%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2017
5 4 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.76%) GIS
7 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (12.60%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.40%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (2.67%) Selenium
4 7 (2.67%) SpecFlow
4 7 (2.67%) Subversion
5 5 (1.91%) Rational Team Concert
6 4 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.15%) Grunt
7 3 (1.15%) gulp
7 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (0.76%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.38%) Moq
9 1 (0.38%) Postman
9 1 (0.38%) Protractor
General
1 47 (17.94%) Finance
2 13 (4.96%) Public Sector
3 12 (4.58%) Retail
4 7 (2.67%) Marketing
5 6 (2.29%) Banking
6 5 (1.91%) Avionics
6 5 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.53%) Games
7 4 (1.53%) Retail Finance
8 3 (1.15%) Electronics
8 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 198 (75.57%) Developer
2 132 (50.38%) .NET Developer
3 46 (17.56%) Software Developer
3 46 (17.56%) Software Engineer
4 24 (9.16%) Lead Developer
5 22 (8.40%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (7.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 19 (7.25%) C# Developer
7 18 (6.87%) Lead .NET Developer
8 15 (5.73%) .NET Software Engineer
8 15 (5.73%) .NET Team Leader
8 15 (5.73%) Team Leader
9 14 (5.34%) Analyst
9 14 (5.34%) Java Developer
9 14 (5.34%) Java Engineer
10 13 (4.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 13 (4.96%) Java Software Developer
10 13 (4.96%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 12 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (36.26%) ASP.NET
2 48 (18.32%) CSS
2 48 (18.32%) HTML
3 43 (16.41%) AngularJS
4 34 (12.98%) .NET Framework
5 27 (10.31%) jQuery
6 20 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (7.25%) HTML5
8 18 (6.87%) JSON
8 18 (6.87%) SOAP
9 17 (6.49%) .NET Core
10 16 (6.11%) XML
11 14 (5.34%) React
11 14 (5.34%) WCF
12 13 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (4.96%) Node.js
12 13 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (4.20%) CSS3
14 9 (3.44%) RESTful
14 9 (3.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (3.05%) Data Structures
2 8 (3.05%) User Experience
3 6 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.76%) Social Media
6 1 (0.38%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.96%) Windows
2 5 (1.91%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.76%) Android
3 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (29.77%) MVC
3 56 (21.37%) Scrum
4 55 (20.99%) Software Engineering
5 50 (19.08%) TDD
6 46 (17.56%) DevOps
7 40 (15.27%) BDD
8 32 (12.21%) SDLC
9 29 (11.07%) SOLID
9 29 (11.07%) Waterfall
10 18 (6.87%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (6.49%) Kanban
12 15 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (5.73%) SOA
13 14 (5.34%) Web Development
14 13 (4.96%) Microservices
15 12 (4.58%) Information Security
15 12 (4.58%) OWASP
16 11 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (4.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 168 (64.12%) C#
2 120 (45.80%) SQL
3 98 (37.40%) JavaScript
4 38 (14.50%) Java
5 24 (9.16%) VB.NET
6 13 (4.96%) PHP
7 12 (4.58%) C++
7 12 (4.58%) RPG
8 11 (4.20%) TypeScript
9 10 (3.82%) Python
10 4 (1.53%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.15%) VB
12 1 (0.38%) C
12 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.38%) Ruby
12 1 (0.38%) VBScript
12 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (5.73%) Degree
2 12 (4.58%) CISMP
2 12 (4.58%) CISSP
3 4 (1.53%) ISEB
4 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 9 (3.44%) Docker
2 2 (0.76%) Firmware
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.29%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 96 (36.64%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.63%) Sitecore
3 7 (2.67%) SAP
4 5 (1.91%) IBM
5 4 (1.53%) RedGate
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle
7 2 (0.76%) Remedy
8 1 (0.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.38%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.38%) VMware