Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -7
Permanent jobs citing .NET 134 268 251
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 12.82% 15.01% 13.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.84% 40.18% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 282 230
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,700 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

.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 408 667 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 39.04% 37.37% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 338 607 566
Median annual salary £44,379 £40,000 £40,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.95% -0.31% +0.31%
10th Percentile £28,925 £26,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Wales

.NET
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in Wales.

Salary trend for .NET in Wales

.NET
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in Wales over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 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
South Wales -5 106 £48,500 +13.45% 25
West Wales +2 18 £35,000 -17.65% 11
North Wales 0 9 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Mid Wales - 1 - - 1
.NET
UK

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

1 105 (78.36%) C#
2 48 (35.82%) SQL
3 46 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 39 (29.10%) MVC
4 39 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (29.10%) Azure
5 38 (28.36%) Microsoft
5 38 (28.36%) DevOps
6 31 (23.13%) ASP.NET
6 31 (23.13%) CSS
7 29 (21.64%) HTML
8 25 (18.66%) AngularJS
9 24 (17.91%) SQL Server
9 24 (17.91%) Scrum
9 24 (17.91%) TDD
10 20 (14.93%) .NET Framework
11 19 (14.18%) Visual Studio
11 19 (14.18%) jQuery
12 17 (12.69%) SOLID
13 15 (11.19%) .NET Core
13 15 (11.19%) Mentoring
13 15 (11.19%) Java
14 14 (10.45%) Retail
14 14 (10.45%) TypeScript
14 14 (10.45%) Entity Framework
14 14 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (9.70%) Power Platform
16 12 (8.96%) BDD
16 12 (8.96%) NoSQL
16 12 (8.96%) Degree

.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 11 (8.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.49%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (29.10%) Azure
2 13 (9.70%) Power Platform
3 7 (5.22%) AWS
4 6 (4.48%) PaaS
4 6 (4.48%) Serverless
5 5 (3.73%) Azure Functions
6 4 (2.99%) Logic Apps
7 3 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (2.24%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.49%) Firebase
8 2 (1.49%) GCP
9 1 (0.75%) IaaS
9 1 (0.75%) npm
9 1 (0.75%) Office 365
9 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.75%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) Intranet
2 2 (1.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.96%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.73%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.49%) MySQL
6 2 (1.49%) Power BI
6 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.75%) Big Data
7 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.75%) MS Access
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (14.18%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.97%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (2.99%) Selenium
4 4 (2.99%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.24%) webpack
6 2 (1.49%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.75%) gulp
General
1 14 (10.45%) Retail
2 12 (8.96%) Finance
3 6 (4.48%) Advertising
4 5 (3.73%) Retail Finance
5 2 (1.49%) Games
5 2 (1.49%) Law
5 2 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 116 (86.57%) Developer
2 78 (58.21%) .NET Developer
3 20 (14.93%) Software Developer
4 17 (12.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (8.96%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.46%) .NET Team Leader
6 10 (7.46%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (7.46%) Lead Developer
6 10 (7.46%) Team Leader
7 9 (6.72%) Lead .NET Developer
7 9 (6.72%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Junior
8 8 (5.97%) Junior .NET Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) Graduate
9 7 (5.22%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.13%) ASP.NET
1 31 (23.13%) CSS
2 29 (21.64%) HTML
3 25 (18.66%) AngularJS
4 20 (14.93%) .NET Framework
5 19 (14.18%) jQuery
6 15 (11.19%) .NET Core
7 14 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (10.45%) Entity Framework
8 11 (8.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (8.21%) WCF
9 10 (7.46%) HTML5
10 9 (6.72%) React
10 9 (6.72%) RESTful
10 9 (6.72%) Web Services
11 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET Core
12 7 (5.22%) CSS3
12 7 (5.22%) JSON
12 7 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (4.48%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.22%) User Experience
2 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.99%) CMDB
3 4 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.24%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.24%) Android
1 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (29.10%) MVC
2 38 (28.36%) DevOps
3 24 (17.91%) Scrum
3 24 (17.91%) TDD
4 17 (12.69%) SOLID
5 15 (11.19%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.96%) BDD
7 10 (7.46%) Web Development
8 9 (6.72%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.72%) Waterfall
9 8 (5.97%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (5.97%) Test Automation
10 7 (5.22%) Fintech
10 7 (5.22%) Kanban
11 6 (4.48%) CRM
11 6 (4.48%) SDLC
12 5 (3.73%) Acceptance Criteria
12 5 (3.73%) Sprint Review
12 5 (3.73%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 105 (78.36%) C#
2 48 (35.82%) SQL
3 46 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.19%) Java
5 14 (10.45%) TypeScript
6 11 (8.21%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.72%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.22%) C++
9 3 (2.24%) PHP
9 3 (2.24%) VBA
10 2 (1.49%) Python
11 1 (0.75%) C
11 1 (0.75%) ES6
11 1 (0.75%) Go
11 1 (0.75%) Java 8
11 1 (0.75%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (8.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.75%) HND
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (28.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.73%) RedGate
3 1 (0.75%) Adobe
3 1 (0.75%) Blue Prism
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle
3 1 (0.75%) SAP