Period
to 23 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 395 410 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.83% 15.42% 14.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.81% 42.93% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 368 384 348
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.31% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,700 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £46,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

.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 748 955 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.65% 35.92% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 692 858 807
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £54,908 £51,250 £48,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

.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 August 2017.

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 August 2017. 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 +5 250 £40,000 +6.67% 10
West Wales -2 115 £37,500 +8.70% 3
North Wales +15 19 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Mid Wales +12 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for .NET.

1 309 (78.23%) C#
2 245 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (58.48%) MVC
4 220 (55.70%) ASP.NET
5 219 (55.44%) SQL Server
6 203 (51.39%) JavaScript
7 164 (41.52%) HTML
8 157 (39.75%) CSS
9 147 (37.22%) SQL
10 143 (36.20%) Microsoft
11 117 (29.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 101 (25.57%) Scrum
13 100 (25.32%) TDD
14 94 (23.80%) .NET Framework
15 93 (23.54%) AngularJS
15 93 (23.54%) Visual Studio
16 92 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
17 83 (21.01%) jQuery
18 80 (20.25%) Web Services
19 71 (17.97%) Software Engineering
20 69 (17.47%) Team Foundation Server
21 68 (17.22%) WCF
22 66 (16.71%) Java
23 63 (15.95%) Web Development
24 59 (14.94%) XML
25 58 (14.68%) Test Automation
25 58 (14.68%) BDD
26 53 (13.42%) Degree
27 51 (12.91%) HTML5
28 50 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure

.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 43 (10.89%) IIS
2 27 (6.84%) Tomcat
2 27 (6.84%) WebSphere
3 25 (6.33%) CMS
4 18 (4.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 16 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.03%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.27%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.51%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.51%) Documentum
10 2 (0.51%) Drupal
10 2 (0.51%) Liferay
10 2 (0.51%) LiveCycle
10 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.51%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (5.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.52%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (0.76%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 50 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.03%) SaaS
4 4 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.51%) Office 365
5 2 (0.51%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.27%) Ethernet
1 5 (1.27%) PuTTY
1 5 (1.27%) tcpdump
1 5 (1.27%) Wireshark
2 4 (1.01%) Firewall
2 4 (1.01%) HTTP
2 4 (1.01%) VoIP
3 3 (0.76%) Internet
3 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.51%) LAN
4 2 (0.51%) LDAP
4 2 (0.51%) NAS
4 2 (0.51%) SAN
4 2 (0.51%) SMS
4 2 (0.51%) WAN
5 1 (0.25%) Broadband
5 1 (0.25%) FTP
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (55.44%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 30 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (6.08%) NoSQL
4 24 (6.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 21 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (4.81%) Relational Database
7 13 (3.29%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.04%) Big Data
9 11 (2.78%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.03%) MySQL
11 7 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.27%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.76%) RavenDB
15 2 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 93 (23.54%) Visual Studio
2 69 (17.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (9.87%) Subversion
4 38 (9.62%) Git (software)
5 27 (6.84%) Eclipse
5 27 (6.84%) Maven
6 17 (4.30%) TeamCity
7 16 (4.05%) NUnit
8 8 (2.03%) Selenium
9 7 (1.77%) Moq
10 6 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (1.27%) Fiddler
11 5 (1.27%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.01%) gulp
12 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.76%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.76%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.76%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.76%) webpack
General
1 36 (9.11%) Finance
2 19 (4.81%) Marketing
3 15 (3.80%) Manufacturing
3 15 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.78%) Advertising
4 11 (2.78%) Retail
5 9 (2.28%) Electronics
6 6 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.27%) Banking
7 5 (1.27%) Military
8 4 (1.01%) Games
8 4 (1.01%) Legal
9 3 (0.76%) Law
10 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.51%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 277 (70.13%) Developer
2 168 (42.53%) .NET Developer
3 92 (23.29%) C# Developer
4 69 (17.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 59 (14.94%) Software Developer
6 45 (11.39%) Senior Developer
7 44 (11.14%) Software Engineer
8 41 (10.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 30 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (7.59%) C# Software Developer
10 23 (5.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (5.57%) Senior .NET Developer
12 21 (5.32%) .NET Software Engineer
12 21 (5.32%) Analyst
12 21 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 20 (5.06%) VB.NET Developer
14 19 (4.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 18 (4.56%) C# Software Engineer
16 16 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
16 16 (4.05%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (55.70%) ASP.NET
2 164 (41.52%) HTML
3 157 (39.75%) CSS
4 117 (29.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 94 (23.80%) .NET Framework
6 93 (23.54%) AngularJS
7 92 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 83 (21.01%) jQuery
9 80 (20.25%) Web Services
10 68 (17.22%) WCF
11 59 (14.94%) XML
12 51 (12.91%) HTML5
13 50 (12.66%) RESTful
14 49 (12.41%) REST
15 43 (10.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 43 (10.89%) Entity Framework
15 43 (10.89%) SOAP
16 39 (9.87%) CSS3
17 38 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 30 (7.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.89%) User Experience
2 29 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 26 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (6.08%) Mainframe
6 16 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.29%) N-Tier
8 12 (3.04%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.28%) Fintech
10 8 (2.03%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.27%) NHS
12 4 (1.01%) CUDA
13 3 (0.76%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.51%) Mobile Computing
14 2 (0.51%) Tandem
15 1 (0.25%) Algorithms
15 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.87%) Windows
2 11 (2.78%) Android
2 11 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.53%) Linux
4 7 (1.77%) Unix
4 7 (1.77%) Windows 10
4 7 (1.77%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.51%) AIX
6 2 (0.51%) CentOS
6 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (58.48%) MVC
3 101 (25.57%) Scrum
4 100 (25.32%) TDD
5 71 (17.97%) Software Engineering
6 63 (15.95%) Web Development
7 58 (14.68%) BDD
7 58 (14.68%) Test Automation
8 48 (12.15%) SDLC
9 36 (9.11%) Unit Testing
10 35 (8.86%) Mentoring
11 30 (7.59%) Continuous Deployment
11 30 (7.59%) Front End Development
11 30 (7.59%) OO
12 29 (7.34%) CRM
13 27 (6.84%) Customer Insight
13 27 (6.84%) Performance Optimisation
14 25 (6.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 22 (5.57%) Web Application Development
16 20 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 309 (78.23%) C#
2 203 (51.39%) JavaScript
3 147 (37.22%) SQL
4 66 (16.71%) Java
5 47 (11.90%) T-SQL
5 47 (11.90%) VB.NET
6 23 (5.82%) TypeScript
7 18 (4.56%) C++
8 17 (4.30%) C
9 15 (3.80%) Ruby
10 13 (3.29%) PHP
11 12 (3.04%) VB
12 7 (1.77%) Python
13 4 (1.01%) VBA
14 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.51%) Groovy
15 2 (0.51%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.25%) R
16 1 (0.25%) VB6
16 1 (0.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 53 (13.42%) Degree
2 24 (6.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.01%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.01%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.76%) MCP
7 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.25%) HND
8 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 26 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.78%) QA
3 9 (2.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.25%) GDPR
4 1 (0.25%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.25%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.25%) MISRA
4 1 (0.25%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (2.28%) Docker
2 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) Grafana
Vendors
1 143 (36.20%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.85%) IBM
3 30 (7.59%) Oracle
4 29 (7.34%) Sitecore
5 11 (2.78%) Xamarin
6 9 (2.28%) SAP
7 4 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.76%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.51%) Adobe
9 2 (0.51%) Cisco
9 2 (0.51%) FatWire
9 2 (0.51%) Interwoven
9 2 (0.51%) OpenText
9 2 (0.51%) Sencha
9 2 (0.51%) Veeam
9 2 (0.51%) Vignette
9 2 (0.51%) VMware
9 2 (0.51%) WSO2
9 2 (0.51%) Xerox
10 1 (0.25%) Remedy