Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 9 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 315 442 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.35% 16.75% 16.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.58% 45.52% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 309 409 391
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.04% +1.05%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 662 971 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.35% 36.79% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 616 880 877
Wales median annual salary £39,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +2 186 £37,500 +7.14% 11
West Wales -2 107 £37,500 - 2
North Wales +11 17 £37,500 -4.46% 6
Mid Wales +2 4 £51,000 +36.00% 1
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 242 (76.83%) C#
2 178 (56.51%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (52.06%) MVC
4 160 (50.79%) JavaScript
4 160 (50.79%) ASP.NET
5 158 (50.16%) SQL Server
6 137 (43.49%) HTML
7 131 (41.59%) CSS
8 117 (37.14%) SQL
9 112 (35.56%) Microsoft
10 85 (26.98%) Scrum
11 75 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 74 (23.49%) AngularJS
13 68 (21.59%) WCF
14 67 (21.27%) .NET Framework
15 60 (19.05%) jQuery
15 60 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 59 (18.73%) TDD
17 56 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
18 50 (15.87%) Visual Studio
19 47 (14.92%) Web Development
19 47 (14.92%) Microsoft Azure
20 43 (13.65%) VB.NET
21 42 (13.33%) HTML5
22 41 (13.02%) Degree
23 40 (12.70%) Entity Framework
24 38 (12.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 38 (12.06%) Software Engineering
25 37 (11.75%) SDLC
26 34 (10.79%) Git (software)

.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 24 (7.62%) CMS
2 18 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (3.17%) IIS
4 9 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.54%) Umbraco
6 7 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.59%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.95%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (5.40%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (14.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.54%) SaaS
3 6 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.59%) PaaS
5 4 (1.27%) IaaS
6 2 (0.63%) Office 365
6 2 (0.63%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.59%) Internet
1 5 (1.59%) PuTTY
1 5 (1.59%) tcpdump
1 5 (1.59%) Wireshark
2 4 (1.27%) Ethernet
2 4 (1.27%) Hyperconnected
2 4 (1.27%) VoIP
3 2 (0.63%) Firewall
3 2 (0.63%) HTTP
3 2 (0.63%) SMS
4 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (50.16%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 24 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (5.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.17%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.22%) MySQL
8 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.95%) Big Data
11 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.95%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.95%) Power BI
11 3 (0.95%) RavenDB
12 2 (0.63%) DTS
12 2 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (15.87%) Visual Studio
3 34 (10.79%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.13%) NUnit
4 13 (4.13%) TeamCity
5 11 (3.49%) Moq
6 10 (3.17%) Selenium
7 7 (2.22%) Subversion
8 5 (1.59%) Fiddler
8 5 (1.59%) MSTest
8 5 (1.59%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.27%) gulp
9 4 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.95%) webpack
11 2 (0.63%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.63%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (10.16%) Finance
2 16 (5.08%) Retail
3 15 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 14 (4.44%) Marketing
5 12 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.54%) Electronics
7 6 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.59%) Advertising
8 5 (1.59%) Military
9 4 (1.27%) Games
9 4 (1.27%) Law
10 3 (0.95%) Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.63%) Legal
12 1 (0.32%) Back Office
12 1 (0.32%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 241 (76.51%) Developer
2 146 (46.35%) .NET Developer
3 80 (25.40%) C# Developer
4 60 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (13.02%) Software Developer
6 34 (10.79%) Senior Developer
7 33 (10.48%) .NET Software Developer
8 27 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (8.25%) C# Software Developer
10 23 (7.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 19 (6.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 17 (5.40%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (5.40%) VB.NET Developer
13 14 (4.44%) Analyst
13 14 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
14 13 (4.13%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.81%) Junior
16 11 (3.49%) Junior Developer
16 11 (3.49%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (50.79%) ASP.NET
2 137 (43.49%) HTML
3 131 (41.59%) CSS
4 75 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 74 (23.49%) AngularJS
6 68 (21.59%) WCF
7 67 (21.27%) .NET Framework
8 60 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 60 (19.05%) jQuery
9 42 (13.33%) HTML5
10 40 (12.70%) Entity Framework
11 38 (12.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 34 (10.79%) Web Services
13 33 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 33 (10.48%) XML
14 29 (9.21%) Node.js
15 28 (8.89%) CSS3
16 26 (8.25%) LESS
17 25 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 24 (7.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.76%) User Experience
5 13 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.17%) N-Tier
7 8 (2.54%) Fintech
8 6 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.59%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.95%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.95%) NHS
11 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.63%) Tandem
12 1 (0.32%) Blog
12 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.32%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.79%) Windows
2 7 (2.22%) Unix
3 6 (1.90%) Android
3 6 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.59%) Linux
4 5 (1.59%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.63%) AIX
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (56.51%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (52.06%) MVC
3 85 (26.98%) Scrum
4 59 (18.73%) TDD
5 47 (14.92%) Web Development
6 38 (12.06%) Software Engineering
7 37 (11.75%) SDLC
8 33 (10.48%) Front End Development
9 32 (10.16%) OO
10 27 (8.57%) CRM
10 27 (8.57%) Mentoring
11 26 (8.25%) Test Automation
12 24 (7.62%) BDD
13 23 (7.30%) Web Application Development
14 20 (6.35%) OOP
15 18 (5.71%) OOD
16 17 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (3.81%) Mobile Development
18 10 (3.17%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 242 (76.83%) C#
2 160 (50.79%) JavaScript
3 117 (37.14%) SQL
4 43 (13.65%) VB.NET
5 31 (9.84%) T-SQL
6 28 (8.89%) TypeScript
7 25 (7.94%) Java
8 15 (4.76%) Ruby
9 12 (3.81%) C++
9 12 (3.81%) VB
10 11 (3.49%) C
11 7 (2.22%) PHP
12 4 (1.27%) VBA
13 3 (0.95%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.63%) Delphi
14 2 (0.63%) Python
14 2 (0.63%) X++
15 1 (0.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (13.02%) Degree
2 17 (5.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.95%) MCP
6 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.17%) QA
2 9 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (1.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.63%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Grafana
1 1 (0.32%) Kibana
1 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 112 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.30%) Sitecore
3 16 (5.08%) Oracle
4 9 (2.86%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.54%) SAP
6 3 (0.95%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.63%) IBM
7 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.32%) Nintex
8 1 (0.32%) Remedy
8 1 (0.32%) Teradata
8 1 (0.32%) WSO2