Period
to 23 September 2019

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

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 16 6
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 298 221 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.75% 11.33% 17.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.52% 32.12% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 292 189 330
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,175 £57,500 £52,550
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 754 688 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 39.85% 35.26% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 678 557 634
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,100 £27,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

.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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 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
South Wales +5 257 £45,000 - 50
West Wales +10 27 £42,500 +25.93% 9
North Wales 0 11 £45,000 -21.74% 7
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for .NET.

1 174 (58.39%) C#
2 133 (44.63%) ASP.NET
3 127 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (42.28%) Microsoft
5 121 (40.60%) JavaScript
6 94 (31.54%) SQL
7 85 (28.52%) Azure
8 74 (24.83%) HTML
9 70 (23.49%) SharePoint
9 70 (23.49%) MVC
10 63 (21.14%) CSS
11 56 (18.79%) Scrum
12 54 (18.12%) Visual Studio
13 52 (17.45%) Java
14 51 (17.11%) .NET Framework
15 48 (16.11%) Software Engineering
15 48 (16.11%) SQL Server
16 47 (15.77%) SDLC
17 46 (15.44%) TDD
18 45 (15.10%) AngularJS
19 42 (14.09%) DevOps
20 40 (13.42%) Waterfall
21 37 (12.42%) jQuery
22 30 (10.07%) BDD
23 28 (9.40%) Git (software)
24 27 (9.06%) VB.NET
24 27 (9.06%) SOLID
25 24 (8.05%) Entity Framework
25 24 (8.05%) PHP
26 23 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement

.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 70 (23.49%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.69%) Umbraco
3 8 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.35%) IIS
5 6 (2.01%) CMS
5 6 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.01%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.68%) Apache
6 5 (1.68%) nginx
7 2 (0.67%) WordPress
8 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.34%) Kentico
8 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (4.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.02%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 85 (28.52%) Azure
2 18 (6.04%) AWS
3 10 (3.36%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.01%) Serverless
6 2 (0.67%) GCP
6 2 (0.67%) Office 365
7 1 (0.34%) PaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.35%) Internet
2 5 (1.68%) DNS
2 5 (1.68%) HTTP
2 5 (1.68%) SMTP
2 5 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.11%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.05%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.36%) MySQL
4 8 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.34%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.67%) GIS
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Power BI
8 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 54 (18.12%) Visual Studio
2 28 (9.40%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.03%) Visual Studio Team System
5 12 (4.03%) Selenium
6 7 (2.35%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.68%) Subversion
8 4 (1.34%) JIRA
8 4 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.01%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.01%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.01%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.67%) git-flow
10 2 (0.67%) Protractor
11 1 (0.34%) Hudson
11 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.34%) Rational Team Concert
11 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.34%) webpack
General
1 21 (7.05%) Finance
1 21 (7.05%) Public Sector
2 18 (6.04%) Marketing
3 5 (1.68%) Games
3 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.34%) Electronics
4 4 (1.34%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.01%) Retail
6 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Avionics
7 1 (0.34%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 202 (67.79%) Developer
2 136 (45.64%) .NET Developer
3 46 (15.44%) Software Developer
4 36 (12.08%) Software Engineer
5 34 (11.41%) C# Developer
6 30 (10.07%) Senior Developer
7 29 (9.73%) Analyst
7 29 (9.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (9.06%) Lead Developer
9 24 (8.05%) Team Leader
10 23 (7.72%) .NET Team Leader
11 22 (7.38%) Full Stack Developer
12 20 (6.71%) Lead .NET Developer
13 19 (6.38%) Support Analyst
14 18 (6.04%) .NET Software Developer
15 14 (4.70%) Systems Analyst
16 12 (4.03%) Business Systems Analyst
16 12 (4.03%) Senior Software Developer
16 12 (4.03%) Systems Support
16 12 (4.03%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (44.63%) ASP.NET
2 74 (24.83%) HTML
3 63 (21.14%) CSS
4 51 (17.11%) .NET Framework
5 45 (15.10%) AngularJS
6 37 (12.42%) jQuery
7 24 (8.05%) Entity Framework
8 23 (7.72%) React
9 22 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (6.71%) .NET Core
11 18 (6.04%) HTML5
11 18 (6.04%) XML
12 15 (5.03%) CSS3
13 14 (4.70%) Node.js
13 14 (4.70%) WCF
14 13 (4.36%) SOAP
15 12 (4.03%) JSON
16 11 (3.69%) Django
17 10 (3.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (4.03%) Driving Licence
3 11 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.02%) User Experience
5 8 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.68%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.67%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.67%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.34%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.70%) Windows
2 6 (2.01%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.68%) CentOS
3 5 (1.68%) Linux
4 3 (1.01%) Android
4 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (23.49%) MVC
3 56 (18.79%) Scrum
4 48 (16.11%) Software Engineering
5 47 (15.77%) SDLC
6 46 (15.44%) TDD
7 42 (14.09%) DevOps
8 40 (13.42%) Waterfall
9 30 (10.07%) BDD
10 27 (9.06%) SOLID
11 23 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (7.05%) Computer Science
12 21 (7.05%) Mentoring
12 21 (7.05%) Web Development
13 20 (6.71%) Front End Development
13 20 (6.71%) Microservices
14 18 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (6.04%) ITIL
15 17 (5.70%) Fintech
16 16 (5.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 174 (58.39%) C#
2 121 (40.60%) JavaScript
3 94 (31.54%) SQL
4 52 (17.45%) Java
5 27 (9.06%) VB.NET
6 24 (8.05%) PHP
7 21 (7.05%) Python
8 15 (5.03%) C
9 12 (4.03%) VB
10 9 (3.02%) C++
10 9 (3.02%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.68%) TypeScript
12 7 (2.35%) RPG
12 7 (2.35%) VB6
13 5 (1.68%) Ruby
13 5 (1.68%) X++
14 1 (0.34%) ES6
14 1 (0.34%) Go
14 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (5.37%) Degree
2 7 (2.35%) CISMP
2 7 (2.35%) CISSP
3 3 (1.01%) ISEB
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.67%) MCP
5 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.03%) SLA
2 7 (2.35%) QA
3 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 17025
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (3.69%) Docker
2 7 (2.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.01%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.68%) cPanel
2 5 (1.68%) Plesk
Vendors
1 126 (42.28%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.03%) SAP
3 10 (3.36%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.68%) Oracle
5 7 (2.35%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.67%) Google
7 1 (0.34%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.34%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.34%) IBM
7 1 (0.34%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.34%) RedGate
7 1 (0.34%) Talend