Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 8 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 286 311 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.86% 16.02% 19.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.63% 45.74% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 238 300 436
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,625
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.45%

.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 687 680 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.69% 35.03% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 566 591 896
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +4 253 £42,500 +13.33% 79
West Wales -22 19 £31,000 -22.50% 9
North Wales -7 11 £57,500 +43.75% 8
Mid Wales +9 3 - - 1
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 227 (79.37%) C#
2 151 (52.80%) JavaScript
3 127 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (41.96%) SQL Server
5 100 (34.97%) HTML
6 93 (32.52%) SQL
7 88 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 80 (27.97%) CSS
9 79 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
10 78 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 71 (24.83%) AngularJS
12 68 (23.78%) Software Engineering
12 68 (23.78%) MVC
13 63 (22.03%) XML
14 55 (19.23%) Finance
15 48 (16.78%) Java
15 48 (16.78%) TDD
16 45 (15.73%) Mentoring
17 44 (15.38%) React
17 44 (15.38%) Scrum
18 41 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
19 40 (13.99%) HTML5
19 40 (13.99%) Git (software)
20 37 (12.94%) .NET Framework
21 36 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
22 35 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
23 33 (11.54%) jQuery
23 33 (11.54%) CRM
24 32 (11.19%) Windows
24 32 (11.19%) OO

.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 (8.39%) SharePoint
2 22 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (6.29%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (3.85%) IIS
5 7 (2.45%) WordPress
6 5 (1.75%) nginx
7 4 (1.40%) Apache
8 3 (1.05%) CMS
8 3 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 23 (8.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (6.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 79 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.80%) npm
3 8 (2.80%) SaaS
3 8 (2.80%) Serverless
4 7 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.75%) PaaS
6 3 (1.05%) IaaS
6 3 (1.05%) Office 365
7 2 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.45%) SSL
2 2 (0.70%) HTTP
2 2 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) DNS
3 1 (0.35%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.35%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (41.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.64%) NoSQL
3 16 (5.59%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (3.85%) MySQL
5 10 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.80%) Cosmos DB
6 8 (2.80%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.45%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.10%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.05%) Big Data
10 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.05%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.05%) SQLite
11 2 (0.70%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.70%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 41 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (13.99%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.64%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (2.80%) gulp
5 8 (2.80%) webpack
6 6 (2.10%) JIRA
6 6 (2.10%) Selenium
6 6 (2.10%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.75%) MorphX
7 5 (1.75%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.40%) AccuRev
9 2 (0.70%) Grunt
9 2 (0.70%) Hudson
9 2 (0.70%) MbUnit
9 2 (0.70%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.70%) MSTest
9 2 (0.70%) NUnit
9 2 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 55 (19.23%) Finance
2 17 (5.94%) Marketing
3 16 (5.59%) Advertising
4 14 (4.90%) Games
5 10 (3.50%) Welsh Language
6 7 (2.45%) Automotive
6 7 (2.45%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.45%) Retail
7 6 (2.10%) Law
8 5 (1.75%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.05%) Electronics
9 3 (1.05%) Legal
10 2 (0.70%) Back Office
10 2 (0.70%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 201 (70.28%) Developer
2 88 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 69 (24.13%) C# Developer
4 53 (18.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (17.48%) Software Developer
6 45 (15.73%) Software Engineer
7 28 (9.79%) Senior Software Engineer
8 24 (8.39%) C# Software Developer
9 21 (7.34%) Web Developer
10 18 (6.29%) .NET Software Developer
10 18 (6.29%) Lead Developer
11 16 (5.59%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (5.59%) Senior Developer
12 14 (4.90%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 10 (3.50%) Azure Developer
14 9 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 9 (3.15%) C# Software Engineer
14 9 (3.15%) Graduate
14 9 (3.15%) Graduate Developer
14 9 (3.15%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (34.97%) HTML
2 88 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 80 (27.97%) CSS
4 71 (24.83%) AngularJS
5 63 (22.03%) XML
6 44 (15.38%) React
7 40 (13.99%) HTML5
8 37 (12.94%) .NET Framework
9 33 (11.54%) jQuery
10 29 (10.14%) .NET Core
11 28 (9.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (9.79%) KnockoutJS
11 28 (9.79%) SOAP
12 23 (8.04%) REST
12 23 (8.04%) Sass
13 22 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (7.34%) Node.js
15 20 (6.99%) Vue.js
16 19 (6.64%) JSON
16 19 (6.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.14%) Fintech
2 21 (7.34%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (5.59%) Digital Media
4 13 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.80%) User Experience
6 7 (2.45%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.75%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.40%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.70%) NHS
10 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.35%) BBC
11 1 (0.35%) Social Media
11 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.19%) Windows
2 8 (2.80%) Linux
3 3 (1.05%) Android
3 3 (1.05%) Unix
3 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.78%) MVC
2 68 (23.78%) Software Engineering
3 48 (16.78%) TDD
4 45 (15.73%) Mentoring
5 44 (15.38%) Scrum
6 35 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (11.54%) CRM
8 32 (11.19%) OO
9 31 (10.84%) Web Development
10 29 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (8.74%) DevOps
13 24 (8.39%) Decision-Making
14 22 (7.69%) Technical Leadership
15 19 (6.64%) SDLC
16 17 (5.94%) Functional Programming
17 16 (5.59%) Affiliate Marketing
17 16 (5.59%) E-Commerce
18 15 (5.24%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 227 (79.37%) C#
2 151 (52.80%) JavaScript
3 93 (32.52%) SQL
4 48 (16.78%) Java
5 26 (9.09%) PHP
6 23 (8.04%) C++
6 23 (8.04%) VB.NET
7 19 (6.64%) TypeScript
8 17 (5.94%) Python
9 12 (4.20%) C
9 12 (4.20%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.15%) ES6
11 7 (2.45%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.45%) VB
12 6 (2.10%) Ruby
13 5 (1.75%) X++
14 4 (1.40%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (1.40%) Delphi
14 4 (1.40%) XPath
15 2 (0.70%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 25 (8.74%) Degree
2 5 (1.75%) HND
3 3 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.05%) Postgraduate
3 3 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (0.70%) CISSP
4 2 (0.70%) MCP
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.50%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.70%) GDPR
3 2 (0.70%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.70%) JTAG
3 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.20%) Docker
2 4 (1.40%) Varnish
3 2 (0.70%) Firmware
4 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.45%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.05%) Kibana
4 1 (0.35%) Ansible
4 1 (0.35%) Terraform
4 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.04%) Oracle
3 18 (6.29%) SAP
4 12 (4.20%) IBM
5 5 (1.75%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.05%) Adobe
6 3 (1.05%) Google
6 3 (1.05%) Sybase
7 1 (0.35%) Apple
7 1 (0.35%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.35%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.35%) Facebook
7 1 (0.35%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.35%) Remedy
7 1 (0.35%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.35%) Sony
7 1 (0.35%) VMware
7 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.35%) Yahoo!