Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 188 277 294
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 13.17% 16.27% 16.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.97% 42.62% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 172 275 290
Median annual salary £42,178 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.42% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%

.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 588 650 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 41.18% 38.17% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 500 581 582
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,825 £56,250 £53,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.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 6 June 2020.

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 6 June 2020. 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 -4 157 £45,000 +7.14% 19
West Wales +1 20 £35,000 -20.00% 6
North Wales 0 10 £40,000 +31.15% 4
Mid Wales - 1 - -
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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.

1 146 (77.66%) C#
2 73 (38.83%) SQL
3 63 (33.51%) JavaScript
4 62 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (28.19%) Microsoft
6 48 (25.53%) MVC
7 41 (21.81%) ASP.NET
8 40 (21.28%) Azure
9 38 (20.21%) DevOps
10 36 (19.15%) TDD
11 35 (18.62%) CSS
12 32 (17.02%) HTML
13 30 (15.96%) SQL Server
14 29 (15.43%) Java
15 28 (14.89%) AngularJS
16 26 (13.83%) Retail
17 25 (13.30%) Finance
18 24 (12.77%) jQuery
19 23 (12.23%) BDD
19 23 (12.23%) Scrum
20 22 (11.70%) SharePoint
20 22 (11.70%) SOLID
20 22 (11.70%) .NET Core
20 22 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
21 21 (11.17%) Software Engineering
22 20 (10.64%) Visual Studio
23 19 (10.11%) .NET Framework
24 18 (9.57%) SDLC
24 18 (9.57%) TypeScript
24 18 (9.57%) NoSQL

.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 22 (11.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.66%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.60%) CMS
3 3 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.53%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.60%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 40 (21.28%) Azure
2 13 (6.91%) Power Platform
3 9 (4.79%) AWS
4 7 (3.72%) PaaS
4 7 (3.72%) Serverless
5 5 (2.66%) Azure Functions
6 4 (2.13%) Logic Apps
6 4 (2.13%) SaaS
7 3 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.60%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.06%) Firebase
8 2 (1.06%) GCP
8 2 (1.06%) IaaS
9 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.53%) Office 365
9 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) Intranet
2 2 (1.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.57%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.19%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (2.66%) Cosmos DB
4 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.13%) MySQL
5 4 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.06%) Power BI
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.53%) Big Data
8 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (10.64%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.91%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.85%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (3.19%) Selenium
4 6 (3.19%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.13%) webpack
6 3 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
General
1 26 (13.83%) Retail
2 25 (13.30%) Finance
3 9 (4.79%) Retail Finance
4 6 (3.19%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Law
5 3 (1.60%) Legal
6 2 (1.06%) Advertising
6 2 (1.06%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.53%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 165 (87.77%) Developer
2 101 (53.72%) .NET Developer
3 40 (21.28%) Software Developer
4 27 (14.36%) .NET Software Developer
5 17 (9.04%) C# Developer
6 16 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (7.98%) Lead Developer
8 13 (6.91%) .NET Team Leader
8 13 (6.91%) Junior
8 13 (6.91%) Junior Developer
8 13 (6.91%) Lead .NET Developer
8 13 (6.91%) Team Leader
9 12 (6.38%) Junior .NET Developer
9 12 (6.38%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Graduate
10 10 (5.32%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 10 (5.32%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (5.32%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
12 7 (3.72%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.81%) ASP.NET
2 35 (18.62%) CSS
3 32 (17.02%) HTML
4 28 (14.89%) AngularJS
5 24 (12.77%) jQuery
6 22 (11.70%) .NET Core
7 19 (10.11%) .NET Framework
8 16 (8.51%) RESTful
9 11 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (5.85%) WCF
10 10 (5.32%) JSON
11 9 (4.79%) Entity Framework
11 9 (4.79%) Web Services
11 9 (4.79%) XML
12 8 (4.26%) SOAP
13 7 (3.72%) React
13 7 (3.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (3.72%) Vue.js
14 6 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (3.19%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.72%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.60%) Cloud Native
3 3 (1.60%) CMDB
3 3 (1.60%) Public Cloud
3 3 (1.60%) User Experience
4 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.53%) Social Media
4 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.60%) Android
1 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (25.53%) MVC
3 38 (20.21%) DevOps
4 36 (19.15%) TDD
5 23 (12.23%) BDD
5 23 (12.23%) Scrum
6 22 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (11.70%) SOLID
7 21 (11.17%) Software Engineering
8 18 (9.57%) SDLC
9 17 (9.04%) Mentoring
10 15 (7.98%) Kanban
10 15 (7.98%) Waterfall
11 14 (7.45%) Web Development
12 13 (6.91%) Test Automation
13 9 (4.79%) Task Automation
14 7 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (3.19%) CRM
15 6 (3.19%) E-Commerce
15 6 (3.19%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 146 (77.66%) C#
2 73 (38.83%) SQL
3 63 (33.51%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.43%) Java
5 18 (9.57%) TypeScript
6 11 (5.85%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.79%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.72%) PHP
9 5 (2.66%) Python
9 5 (2.66%) VBA
10 4 (2.13%) C++
11 2 (1.06%) C
11 2 (1.06%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.53%) Go
12 1 (0.53%) Java 8
12 1 (0.53%) Scala
12 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (9.04%) Degree
2 2 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.53%) HND
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.26%) Kubernetes
1 8 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (28.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.79%) RedGate
3 5 (2.66%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe
5 1 (0.53%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.53%) SAP