Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 189 307 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 14.12% 16.01% 15.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.38% 40.13% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 173 287 322
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £51,550 £44,950
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +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 480 765 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 35.85% 39.91% 36.48%
Number of salaries quoted 424 699 730
South Wales median annual salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.57% - -
10th Percentile £24,075 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -

.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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +1 120 £37,500 +13.04% 23
Newport -10 33 £39,500 -12.22% 7
Torfaen -1 17 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Caerphilly - 3 £33,250 - 2
Vale of Glamorgan +2 2 £35,000 +6.87% 2
Glamorgan - 2 £32,500 -
Monmouthshire - 2 £50,000 -
Bridgend +2 1 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Neath Port Talbot -4 1 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £34,855 -
Gwent - 1 £50,000 - 1
.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for .NET.

1 159 (84.13%) C#
2 130 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (49.74%) SQL Server
3 94 (49.74%) ASP.NET
4 87 (46.03%) MVC
5 84 (44.44%) Scrum
5 84 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 81 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 67 (35.45%) HTML
8 62 (32.80%) CSS
9 57 (30.16%) Microsoft
10 55 (29.10%) SQL
11 51 (26.98%) WCF
11 51 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
12 46 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 46 (24.34%) TDD
13 43 (22.75%) ASP.NET Web API
14 38 (20.11%) RESTful
15 36 (19.05%) SDLC
16 35 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
17 34 (17.99%) .NET Framework
18 32 (16.93%) Kanban
19 31 (16.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 30 (15.87%) KnockoutJS
21 29 (15.34%) Dependency Injection
21 29 (15.34%) Visual Studio
22 27 (14.29%) SOAP
22 27 (14.29%) CMS
22 27 (14.29%) Software Engineering
23 26 (13.76%) BDD

.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 27 (14.29%) CMS
2 21 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 14 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (3.17%) IIS
5 4 (2.12%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.06%) Mule
6 2 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.06%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 51 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.76%) PaaS
4 5 (2.65%) IaaS
4 5 (2.65%) SaaS
5 2 (1.06%) Office 365
6 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.53%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.99%) Hyperconnected
1 17 (8.99%) Internet
2 2 (1.06%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (49.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.47%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
4 12 (6.35%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (3.17%) Cosmos DB
7 5 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.12%) Big Data
8 4 (2.12%) Geospatial Data
8 4 (2.12%) GIS
8 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.06%) DTS
9 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.06%) Power BI
9 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) MS Access
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (15.34%) Visual Studio
3 17 (8.99%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.35%) NUnit
5 10 (5.29%) Moq
6 9 (4.76%) MSTest
7 8 (4.23%) TeamCity
8 6 (3.17%) Subversion
9 5 (2.65%) Mercurial
9 5 (2.65%) Selenium
10 4 (2.12%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.59%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.06%) MorphX
12 2 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.53%) gulp
13 1 (0.53%) NMock
13 1 (0.53%) Selenium IDE
13 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (13.23%) Finance
2 16 (8.47%) Games
3 11 (5.82%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.29%) Marketing
5 6 (3.17%) Electronics
5 6 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.12%) Advertising
6 4 (2.12%) Retail
7 3 (1.59%) Banking
7 3 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.59%) Legal
8 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.53%) Military
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 146 (77.25%) Developer
2 94 (49.74%) .NET Developer
3 55 (29.10%) C# Developer
4 42 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (10.58%) Software Developer
6 19 (10.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (10.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (7.94%) Junior
8 14 (7.41%) Graduate
8 14 (7.41%) Junior Developer
9 13 (6.88%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (6.88%) Senior Developer
10 12 (6.35%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (5.82%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (5.29%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (5.29%) Junior .NET Developer
12 10 (5.29%) Support Engineer
13 9 (4.76%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 9 (4.76%) Systems Developer
14 8 (4.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (49.74%) ASP.NET
2 81 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 67 (35.45%) HTML
4 62 (32.80%) CSS
5 51 (26.98%) WCF
6 46 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (22.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 38 (20.11%) RESTful
9 34 (17.99%) .NET Framework
10 31 (16.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 30 (15.87%) KnockoutJS
12 27 (14.29%) SOAP
13 24 (12.70%) jQuery
14 22 (11.64%) React
15 19 (10.05%) XML
16 18 (9.52%) HTML5
16 18 (9.52%) Node.js
16 18 (9.52%) REST
17 17 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 16 (8.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.17%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.05%) Fintech
3 14 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.29%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.17%) User Experience
6 5 (2.65%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.65%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.59%) Blog
7 3 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
9 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.53%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 12 (6.35%) Android
3 10 (5.29%) Windows
4 2 (1.06%) DC/OS
5 1 (0.53%) AIX
5 1 (0.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (46.03%) MVC
3 84 (44.44%) Scrum
4 46 (24.34%) TDD
5 36 (19.05%) SDLC
6 32 (16.93%) Kanban
7 29 (15.34%) Dependency Injection
8 27 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 26 (13.76%) BDD
10 25 (13.23%) Web Application Development
11 24 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (12.70%) DevOps
12 17 (8.99%) Web Development
13 16 (8.47%) Mentoring
14 14 (7.41%) Front End Development
14 14 (7.41%) Microservices
14 14 (7.41%) OO
15 11 (5.82%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 159 (84.13%) C#
2 84 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 55 (29.10%) SQL
4 26 (13.76%) TypeScript
5 20 (10.58%) VB.NET
6 18 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.76%) Java
8 7 (3.70%) VB
9 6 (3.17%) F#
9 6 (3.17%) Python
9 6 (3.17%) Ruby
10 3 (1.59%) PHP
10 3 (1.59%) VBA
11 2 (1.06%) C++
11 2 (1.06%) Groovy
11 2 (1.06%) X++
12 1 (0.53%) C
12 1 (0.53%) Delphi
12 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (8.99%) Degree
2 9 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.17%) HND
4 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.82%) QA
2 3 (1.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (4.23%) Docker
2 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (3.70%) Kibana
2 2 (1.06%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (30.16%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.94%) Sitecore
3 8 (4.23%) Google
4 7 (3.70%) SAP
5 5 (2.65%) Xamarin
6 4 (2.12%) Oracle
7 3 (1.59%) IBM
8 1 (0.53%) Apple
8 1 (0.53%) Epicor
8 1 (0.53%) Infor