Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 312 499 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.52% 21.29% 17.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.01% 50.40% 45.82%
Number of salaries quoted 301 457 416
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £25,225 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £45,875
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 709 990 1,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.53% 42.24% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 604 873 854
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,325 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -2 199 £37,500 +7.14% 39
West Wales -2 46 £40,000 +6.67% 7
North Wales +2 40 £40,000 - 12
Mid Wales -9 26 £42,500 - 2
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 280 (89.74%) C#
2 213 (68.27%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 163 (52.24%) MVC
5 158 (50.64%) SQL Server
6 119 (38.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 116 (37.18%) JavaScript
8 100 (32.05%) Scrum
9 95 (30.45%) AngularJS
10 94 (30.13%) WCF
11 92 (29.49%) TDD
11 92 (29.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 90 (28.85%) Microsoft
13 89 (28.53%) HTML
14 84 (26.92%) RESTful
15 83 (26.60%) SQL
16 82 (26.28%) CSS
17 76 (24.36%) .NET Framework
18 73 (23.40%) Web Application Development
19 63 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure
19 63 (20.19%) BDD
20 60 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 55 (17.63%) Entity Framework
21 55 (17.63%) Git (software)
22 54 (17.31%) SQL Server 2016
23 51 (16.35%) Node.js
24 49 (15.71%) NoSQL
25 41 (13.14%) jQuery
25 41 (13.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 40 (12.82%) SDLC

.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 26 (8.33%) CMS
2 22 (7.05%) Umbraco
3 16 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (4.49%) SharePoint
5 12 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.24%) IIS
7 6 (1.92%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.64%) Mule
8 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.64%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.32%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 63 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.13%) SaaS
4 8 (2.56%) PaaS
5 5 (1.60%) IaaS
5 5 (1.60%) Office 365
6 4 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.13%) Hyperconnected
1 16 (5.13%) Internet
2 3 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) DNS
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (50.64%) SQL Server
2 54 (17.31%) SQL Server 2016
3 49 (15.71%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.77%) Geospatial Data
4 18 (5.77%) GIS
4 18 (5.77%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (2.24%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (1.60%) Power BI
9 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.28%) Big Data
10 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.96%) DB2
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.96%) Redis
11 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.64%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 55 (17.63%) Git (software)
2 39 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.21%) NUnit
4 9 (2.88%) MSTest
4 9 (2.88%) Selenium
4 9 (2.88%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.56%) Moq
6 6 (1.92%) Subversion
7 5 (1.60%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.60%) Rational Team Concert
7 5 (1.60%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.96%) JIRA
8 3 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.64%) MorphX
9 2 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.64%) Rational Quality Manager
9 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (10.26%) Finance
2 20 (6.41%) Marketing
3 18 (5.77%) Games
4 14 (4.49%) Retail
5 13 (4.17%) Advertising
6 9 (2.88%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.60%) Electronics
7 5 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.28%) Banking
8 4 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.96%) Law
9 3 (0.96%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.32%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 250 (80.13%) Developer
2 170 (54.49%) .NET Developer
3 87 (27.88%) C# Developer
4 67 (21.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (13.46%) ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (13.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (9.29%) Software Developer
8 28 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 23 (7.37%) .NET Software Developer
9 23 (7.37%) Junior
9 23 (7.37%) Senior Developer
10 21 (6.73%) Junior Developer
11 14 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
12 13 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
13 12 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (3.85%) Graduate
14 11 (3.53%) Architect
14 11 (3.53%) Xamarin Developer
15 10 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 119 (38.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 95 (30.45%) AngularJS
4 94 (30.13%) WCF
5 92 (29.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 89 (28.53%) HTML
7 84 (26.92%) RESTful
8 82 (26.28%) CSS
9 76 (24.36%) .NET Framework
10 60 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 55 (17.63%) Entity Framework
12 51 (16.35%) Node.js
13 41 (13.14%) jQuery
13 41 (13.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 33 (10.58%) Code First Entity Framework
15 32 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
15 32 (10.26%) SOAP
16 27 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (8.65%) HTML5
17 25 (8.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.01%) Computer Science
1 25 (8.01%) Enterprise Software
1 25 (8.01%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (7.37%) Mobile App
3 22 (7.05%) Fintech
4 19 (6.09%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.92%) Cloud Native
5 6 (1.92%) User Experience
6 5 (1.60%) Tandem
7 4 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.96%) Blog
9 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.32%) FMCG
10 1 (0.32%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.01%) Apple iOS
2 23 (7.37%) Android
3 17 (5.45%) Windows
4 5 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.64%) DC/OS
5 2 (0.64%) Linux
5 2 (0.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (68.27%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (52.24%) MVC
3 100 (32.05%) Scrum
4 92 (29.49%) TDD
5 73 (23.40%) Web Application Development
6 63 (20.19%) BDD
7 40 (12.82%) SDLC
8 36 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 31 (9.94%) DevOps
9 31 (9.94%) Kanban
10 29 (9.29%) Dependency Injection
11 28 (8.97%) Mentoring
12 22 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (7.05%) Web Development
13 18 (5.77%) Information Management
14 17 (5.45%) Microservices
15 16 (5.13%) OO
16 15 (4.81%) Test Automation
17 13 (4.17%) OOD
18 12 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 280 (89.74%) C#
2 116 (37.18%) JavaScript
3 83 (26.60%) SQL
4 40 (12.82%) VB.NET
5 39 (12.50%) Ruby
6 23 (7.37%) TypeScript
7 19 (6.09%) T-SQL
8 15 (4.81%) VB
9 11 (3.53%) Java
10 7 (2.24%) Python
11 6 (1.92%) F#
11 6 (1.92%) PHP
12 4 (1.28%) X++
13 3 (0.96%) C++
14 2 (0.64%) Groovy
15 1 (0.32%) C
15 1 (0.32%) Delphi
15 1 (0.32%) Perl
15 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (8.33%) Degree
2 9 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.92%) HND
4 5 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) ISEB
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (3.21%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.24%) Kibana
2 2 (0.64%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 90 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.49%) Xamarin
3 12 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.56%) Google
5 6 (1.92%) SAP
6 4 (1.28%) IBM
6 4 (1.28%) Oracle
7 3 (0.96%) Teradata
8 2 (0.64%) Apple
9 1 (0.32%) Capita
9 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.32%) Epicor
9 1 (0.32%) Infor
9 1 (0.32%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.32%) Tableau