Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 9 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 +6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 284 295 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.82% 16.41% 22.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.58% 43.32% 56.59%
Number of salaries quoted 260 281 418
Wales median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 637 681 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.74% 37.88% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 561 557 719
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

.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 May 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 23 May 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 +6 249 £42,000 +5.00% 31
West Wales -4 19 £42,500 +6.25% 13
North Wales -4 16 £32,250 -19.38% 3
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 196 (69.01%) C#
2 138 (48.59%) JavaScript
3 106 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (36.97%) ASP.NET
5 100 (35.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 96 (33.80%) Microsoft
7 91 (32.04%) SQL
8 90 (31.69%) HTML
9 85 (29.93%) CSS
10 77 (27.11%) SQL Server
11 75 (26.41%) MVC
12 54 (19.01%) AngularJS
13 48 (16.90%) Scrum
14 47 (16.55%) Software Engineering
15 46 (16.20%) .NET Framework
16 44 (15.49%) Java
17 41 (14.44%) .NET Core
18 40 (14.08%) XML
19 39 (13.73%) SharePoint
20 38 (13.38%) Python
21 37 (13.03%) Visual Studio
22 36 (12.68%) jQuery
23 35 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
23 35 (12.32%) Amazon AWS
23 35 (12.32%) Git (software)
24 33 (11.62%) DevOps
24 33 (11.62%) Mentoring
25 32 (11.27%) Web Development
26 30 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
26 30 (10.56%) Problem-Solving

.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 39 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (5.28%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (3.52%) IIS
5 9 (3.17%) Apache
6 6 (2.11%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.76%) nginx
8 4 (1.41%) WordPress
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (5.63%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (5.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 100 (35.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (12.32%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.17%) Serverless
4 7 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.11%) SaaS
6 3 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.35%) Office 365
8 1 (0.35%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.82%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.11%) HTTP
2 6 (2.11%) Internet
3 5 (1.76%) DNS
3 5 (1.76%) SMTP
4 3 (1.06%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) Hyperconnected
5 1 (0.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (27.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.63%) NoSQL
3 15 (5.28%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (4.58%) MySQL
5 8 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.46%) Cosmos DB
7 6 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (1.76%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.06%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.70%) OLTP
11 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (13.03%) Visual Studio
2 35 (12.32%) Git (software)
3 23 (8.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (7.04%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (4.58%) Selenium
6 7 (2.46%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.11%) AccuRev
8 5 (1.76%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.76%) Subversion
8 5 (1.76%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.41%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.06%) Hudson
10 3 (1.06%) JIRA
10 3 (1.06%) MbUnit
10 3 (1.06%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.06%) MSTest
10 3 (1.06%) NUnit
11 2 (0.70%) git-flow
11 2 (0.70%) Grunt
11 2 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 23 (8.10%) Finance
2 15 (5.28%) Games
2 15 (5.28%) Retail
3 10 (3.52%) Welsh Language
4 7 (2.46%) Advertising
5 6 (2.11%) Automotive
6 5 (1.76%) Banking
6 5 (1.76%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.76%) Marketing
7 4 (1.41%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.41%) Law
7 4 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.06%) Retail Finance
9 2 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 197 (69.37%) Developer
2 95 (33.45%) .NET Developer
3 56 (19.72%) C# Developer
4 42 (14.79%) Software Developer
5 36 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (10.21%) Software Engineer
7 28 (9.86%) Senior Developer
8 20 (7.04%) Web Developer
9 16 (5.63%) Analyst
10 13 (4.58%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (4.58%) Lead Developer
11 12 (4.23%) Junior
11 12 (4.23%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.87%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (3.87%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 11 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (3.52%) .NET Team Leader
13 10 (3.52%) Junior Developer
13 10 (3.52%) SQL Developer
13 10 (3.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (36.97%) ASP.NET
2 90 (31.69%) HTML
3 85 (29.93%) CSS
4 54 (19.01%) AngularJS
5 46 (16.20%) .NET Framework
6 41 (14.44%) .NET Core
7 40 (14.08%) XML
8 36 (12.68%) jQuery
9 35 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (9.51%) React
11 24 (8.45%) HTML5
12 18 (6.34%) SOAP
13 17 (5.99%) CSS3
14 16 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (5.63%) RESTful
14 16 (5.63%) Web Services
15 15 (5.28%) Entity Framework
15 15 (5.28%) J2EE
16 14 (4.93%) REST
17 13 (4.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.34%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.58%) Fintech
4 11 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.17%) Robotics
6 6 (2.11%) Cloud Native
6 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.76%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.76%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.76%) User Experience
8 3 (1.06%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.70%) NHS
10 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.45%) Windows
2 6 (2.11%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.76%) CentOS
3 5 (1.76%) Linux
4 4 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (0.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (26.41%) MVC
3 48 (16.90%) Scrum
4 47 (16.55%) Software Engineering
5 33 (11.62%) DevOps
5 33 (11.62%) Mentoring
6 32 (11.27%) Web Development
7 30 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
8 29 (10.21%) SDLC
8 29 (10.21%) TDD
9 26 (9.15%) Machine Learning
10 25 (8.80%) Artificial Intelligence
11 22 (7.75%) CRM
12 20 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (6.34%) Microservices
14 17 (5.99%) BDD
14 17 (5.99%) Front End Development
15 15 (5.28%) Test Automation
15 15 (5.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 196 (69.01%) C#
2 138 (48.59%) JavaScript
3 91 (32.04%) SQL
4 44 (15.49%) Java
5 38 (13.38%) Python
6 26 (9.15%) PHP
6 26 (9.15%) VB.NET
7 25 (8.80%) C++
8 17 (5.99%) VB
9 16 (5.63%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.93%) TypeScript
11 13 (4.58%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.52%) C
13 8 (2.82%) VB6
14 7 (2.46%) Ruby
15 6 (2.11%) X++
16 4 (1.41%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.70%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.70%) CFML
17 2 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (9.51%) Degree
2 4 (1.41%) MCP
2 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.06%) HND
4 2 (0.70%) CISSP
4 2 (0.70%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PhD
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.52%) QA
2 8 (2.82%) SLA
3 5 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.41%) GDPR
5 2 (0.70%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.70%) JTAG
5 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.35%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.35%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.35%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.35%) MISRA
6 1 (0.35%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.11%) Docker
3 2 (0.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.76%) cPanel
1 5 (1.76%) Plesk
2 3 (1.06%) Kibana
2 3 (1.06%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.06%) MIIS
Vendors
1 96 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.69%) SAP
3 17 (5.99%) Oracle
4 9 (3.17%) Automation Anywhere
4 9 (3.17%) Blue Prism
4 9 (3.17%) UiPath
5 8 (2.82%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.76%) Google
7 4 (1.41%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.06%) CA
9 2 (0.70%) Adobe
9 2 (0.70%) Sybase
10 1 (0.35%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 1 (0.35%) RedGate
10 1 (0.35%) Talend