Period
to 24 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 130 299 293
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 13.71% 15.85% 15.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.91% 40.24% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 149 313 255
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

.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 362 743 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.19% 39.40% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 316 676 578
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,375 £62,500
UK median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%

.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 24 January 2021.

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 January 2021. 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 -4 102 £47,500 +5.56% 22
West Wales 0 19 £40,000 +6.67% 9
North Wales +5 5 £37,500 -16.67% 5
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 99 (76.15%) C#
2 61 (46.92%) SQL
3 60 (46.15%) Azure
4 56 (43.08%) JavaScript
5 48 (36.92%) HTML
5 48 (36.92%) ASP.NET
5 48 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (34.62%) CSS
7 37 (28.46%) Scrum
8 34 (26.15%) MVC
8 34 (26.15%) DevOps
9 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
9 32 (24.62%) SQL Server
10 29 (22.31%) Software Engineering
11 28 (21.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (21.54%) .NET Core
11 28 (21.54%) AngularJS
12 26 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 21 (16.15%) Git (software)
14 19 (14.62%) RESTful
15 17 (13.08%) jQuery
16 16 (12.31%) PHP
16 16 (12.31%) AWS
16 16 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (11.54%) Kanban
17 15 (11.54%) MySQL
18 14 (10.77%) Fintech
18 14 (10.77%) Docker
19 13 (10.00%) Microservices
19 13 (10.00%) Mobile App

.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 7 (5.38%) IIS
2 4 (3.08%) CMS
3 3 (2.31%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.77%) Confluence
4 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (46.15%) Azure
2 16 (12.31%) AWS
3 6 (4.62%) PaaS
4 2 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.54%) SaaS
4 2 (1.54%) Serverless
5 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.77%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.77%) GCP
5 1 (0.77%) Office 365
5 1 (0.77%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.77%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.77%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.54%) MySQL
3 13 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (5.38%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.77%) MS Access
6 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.77%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (16.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.62%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.31%) Maven
5 3 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.31%) Selenium
6 2 (1.54%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.77%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.77%) JIRA
7 1 (0.77%) NUnit
7 1 (0.77%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (8.46%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Games
3 8 (6.15%) Retail
4 7 (5.38%) Back Office
5 6 (4.62%) Local Government
6 4 (3.08%) Advertising
7 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.54%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.77%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 102 (78.46%) Developer
2 57 (43.85%) .NET Developer
3 24 (18.46%) Senior Developer
4 23 (17.69%) C# Developer
4 23 (17.69%) Software Developer
5 16 (12.31%) Lead Developer
6 12 (9.23%) Lead .NET Developer
6 12 (9.23%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (36.92%) ASP.NET
1 48 (36.92%) HTML
2 45 (34.62%) CSS
3 28 (21.54%) .NET Core
3 28 (21.54%) AngularJS
3 28 (21.54%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 19 (14.62%) RESTful
6 17 (13.08%) jQuery
7 13 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 10 (7.69%) React
8 10 (7.69%) WCF
9 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (5.38%) REST
10 7 (5.38%) Vue.js
11 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET Core
11 6 (4.62%) Sass
11 6 (4.62%) Web Services
12 5 (3.85%) Dapper ORM
13 4 (3.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.08%) User Experience
3 2 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.54%) mPOS
3 2 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.77%) CMDB
4 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.77%) Smart Energy
4 1 (0.77%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (3.08%) Android
2 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.46%) Scrum
3 34 (26.15%) DevOps
3 34 (26.15%) MVC
4 29 (22.31%) Software Engineering
5 16 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (11.54%) Kanban
7 14 (10.77%) Fintech
8 13 (10.00%) Microservices
8 13 (10.00%) Web Development
9 11 (8.46%) TDD
10 10 (7.69%) Mobile Development
10 10 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.92%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.15%) OOP
12 8 (6.15%) SDLC
13 7 (5.38%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (5.38%) SOLID
14 6 (4.62%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.62%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (76.15%) C#
2 61 (46.92%) SQL
3 56 (43.08%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.31%) PHP
5 10 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 7 (5.38%) Java
7 6 (4.62%) Python
7 6 (4.62%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.85%) C++
9 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.08%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.31%) C
10 3 (2.31%) PHP 7
10 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.31%) Ruby
11 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.54%) VBA
12 1 (0.77%) ES6
12 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.31%) MCSD
4 1 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
2 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (10.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.31%) MIIS
Vendors
1 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.85%) Blue Prism
3 4 (3.08%) Oracle
4 2 (1.54%) Sage
5 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.77%) Xamarin