Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 294 470 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.20% 23.06% 15.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.67% 56.97% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 280 421 378
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £48,575
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

.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 Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 689 825 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.96% 40.48% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 564 719 819
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,150 £25,000 £23,475
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,016 £50,450
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Wales

.NET
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in Wales.

Salary trend for .NET in Wales

.NET
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Wales over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Wales

.NET
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
South Wales -4 198 £40,000 +6.67% 39
West Wales -4 43 £40,000 - 2
North Wales -2 26 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Mid Wales -11 26 £42,500 - 5
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for .NET.

1 268 (91.16%) C#
2 180 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (55.10%) ASP.NET
4 159 (54.08%) MVC
5 141 (47.96%) SQL Server
6 120 (40.82%) JavaScript
7 99 (33.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 95 (32.31%) Scrum
9 82 (27.89%) HTML
9 82 (27.89%) AngularJS
10 79 (26.87%) SQL
11 78 (26.53%) TDD
12 76 (25.85%) CSS
13 70 (23.81%) Microsoft
14 66 (22.45%) RESTful
15 57 (19.39%) WCF
16 56 (19.05%) .NET Framework
17 55 (18.71%) ASP.NET Web API
18 54 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
19 53 (18.03%) Web Application Development
20 52 (17.69%) Finance
21 49 (16.67%) BDD
22 44 (14.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 44 (14.97%) Git (software)
23 43 (14.63%) NoSQL
24 42 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
25 39 (13.27%) Mentoring
26 38 (12.93%) Entity Framework
26 38 (12.93%) Problem-Solving
27 35 (11.90%) SOAP

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (6.80%) CMS
2 17 (5.78%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.10%) Umbraco
4 11 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.70%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.68%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.68%) IIS
9 1 (0.34%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.34%) Mule
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.82%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.78%) SaaS
4 6 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (2.04%) Office 365
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.44%) Internet
2 14 (4.76%) Hyperconnected
3 2 (0.68%) HTTP
3 2 (0.68%) Wireless
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (47.96%) SQL Server
2 43 (14.63%) NoSQL
3 42 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 20 (6.80%) GIS
5 18 (6.12%) Geospatial Data
6 15 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.72%) Cosmos DB
7 8 (2.72%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.38%) DB2
8 7 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.38%) Redis
9 6 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.02%) Big Data
11 3 (1.02%) RavenDB
12 2 (0.68%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 44 (14.97%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.22%) Visual Studio
3 19 (6.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.72%) Selenium
5 7 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.04%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.70%) Rational Team Concert
7 5 (1.70%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.70%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.02%) NUnit
9 2 (0.68%) MbUnit
9 2 (0.68%) MSTest
9 2 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.68%) Rational Quality Manager
9 2 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.68%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.34%) Selenium IDE
General
1 52 (17.69%) Finance
2 13 (4.42%) Advertising
3 12 (4.08%) Banking
3 12 (4.08%) Marketing
4 11 (3.74%) Retail
5 10 (3.40%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.04%) Games
8 5 (1.70%) Electronics
8 5 (1.70%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.70%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.02%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.02%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Military
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 237 (80.61%) Developer
2 146 (49.66%) .NET Developer
3 107 (36.39%) C# Developer
4 81 (27.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (17.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 50 (17.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (10.88%) Senior Developer
8 28 (9.52%) Software Developer
9 27 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 21 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
11 18 (6.12%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (5.78%) Lead Developer
13 14 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 13 (4.42%) .NET Software Developer
14 13 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
15 11 (3.74%) Xamarin Developer
16 10 (3.40%) Analyst
17 7 (2.38%) Junior
17 7 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
17 7 (2.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (55.10%) ASP.NET
2 99 (33.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 82 (27.89%) AngularJS
3 82 (27.89%) HTML
4 76 (25.85%) CSS
5 66 (22.45%) RESTful
6 57 (19.39%) WCF
7 56 (19.05%) .NET Framework
8 55 (18.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 44 (14.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 38 (12.93%) Entity Framework
11 35 (11.90%) SOAP
12 31 (10.54%) jQuery
13 30 (10.20%) REST
14 28 (9.52%) Node.js
14 28 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (9.52%) Web Services
15 25 (8.50%) .NET Core
15 25 (8.50%) Code First Entity Framework
16 21 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.56%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (9.18%) Fintech
3 26 (8.84%) Management Information System
4 21 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (6.80%) Mobile App
6 14 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 13 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.72%) Cloud Native
9 7 (2.38%) User Experience
10 4 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.68%) Blog
13 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.34%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.84%) Apple iOS
2 24 (8.16%) Android
3 15 (5.10%) Windows
4 6 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.36%) Linux
6 3 (1.02%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (54.08%) MVC
3 95 (32.31%) Scrum
4 78 (26.53%) TDD
5 53 (18.03%) Web Application Development
6 49 (16.67%) BDD
7 39 (13.27%) Mentoring
8 38 (12.93%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (10.20%) DevOps
10 29 (9.86%) Software Engineering
11 26 (8.84%) SDLC
12 25 (8.50%) Test Automation
13 23 (7.82%) Web Development
14 22 (7.48%) Dependency Injection
15 20 (6.80%) Microservices
16 19 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (6.12%) Information Management
17 18 (6.12%) Project Management
18 17 (5.78%) CRM
19 15 (5.10%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 268 (91.16%) C#
2 120 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 79 (26.87%) SQL
4 31 (10.54%) VB.NET
5 27 (9.18%) Ruby
6 19 (6.46%) Java
7 16 (5.44%) TypeScript
8 13 (4.42%) PHP
9 9 (3.06%) VB
10 8 (2.72%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.38%) Python
12 6 (2.04%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.70%) C++
14 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.34%) C
15 1 (0.34%) Go
15 1 (0.34%) Groovy
15 1 (0.34%) Perl
15 1 (0.34%) VB6
15 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (9.52%) Degree
2 15 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.04%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.68%) PhD
7 1 (0.34%) HND
7 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.02%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (4.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.36%) Ansible
2 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.68%) PTC Integrity
4 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 70 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.08%) Xamarin
3 9 (3.06%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.38%) Teradata
5 5 (1.70%) IBM
5 5 (1.70%) SAP
6 4 (1.36%) Apple
6 4 (1.36%) Blue Prism
6 4 (1.36%) Oracle
7 2 (0.68%) PTC
8 1 (0.34%) Capita
8 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.34%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.34%) Tableau