Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 90 284 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 12.21% 15.03% 12.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.14% 39.34% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 105 295 226
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,619 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £69,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

.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 280 722 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.99% 38.20% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 250 641 587
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,355 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.79% +2.01% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,354 £31,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -5 73 £49,000 +8.89% 27
West Wales -8 11 £40,000 +2.56% 9
North Wales +15 4 £30,000 -52.00% 8
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 71 (78.89%) C#
2 46 (51.11%) SQL
3 40 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 36 (40.00%) Azure
5 35 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 35 (38.89%) CSS
6 34 (37.78%) MVC
7 32 (35.56%) DevOps
8 31 (34.44%) HTML
9 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (26.67%) AngularJS
11 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
12 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
13 18 (20.00%) Scrum
13 18 (20.00%) jQuery
14 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
15 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (13.33%) Web Development
16 12 (13.33%) TDD
16 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
17 11 (12.22%) WCF
17 11 (12.22%) Fintech
17 11 (12.22%) Entity Framework
17 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET Core
18 10 (11.11%) Finance
19 9 (10.00%) Visual Studio
19 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
19 9 (10.00%) React
20 8 (8.89%) HTML5

.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 3 (3.33%) CMS
1 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.22%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (40.00%) Azure
2 5 (5.56%) AWS
3 3 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.22%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.11%) npm
5 1 (1.11%) Office 365
5 1 (1.11%) SaaS
5 1 (1.11%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.22%) MySQL
4 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) MS Access
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.22%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.11%) gulp
6 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.11%) JIRA
6 1 (1.11%) Selenium
6 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.11%) webpack
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Advertising
2 4 (4.44%) Games
3 1 (1.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 73 (81.11%) Developer
2 47 (52.22%) .NET Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Software Developer
4 10 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.89%) ASP.NET
1 35 (38.89%) CSS
2 31 (34.44%) HTML
3 24 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 18 (20.00%) jQuery
5 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
6 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET Core
8 11 (12.22%) Entity Framework
8 11 (12.22%) WCF
9 9 (10.00%) React
10 8 (8.89%) HTML5
10 8 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (7.78%) .NET Core
11 7 (7.78%) RESTful
11 7 (7.78%) Vue.js
12 6 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (5.56%) CSS3
13 5 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) User Experience
2 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) CMDB
5 1 (1.11%) mPOS
5 1 (1.11%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Android
1 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.78%) MVC
2 32 (35.56%) DevOps
3 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.00%) Scrum
5 12 (13.33%) TDD
5 12 (13.33%) Web Development
6 11 (12.22%) Fintech
7 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.89%) BDD
9 7 (7.78%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.78%) SDLC
9 7 (7.78%) SOLID
10 6 (6.67%) OOP
11 5 (5.56%) A/B Testing
11 5 (5.56%) CRM
11 5 (5.56%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.56%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.44%) Front End Development
13 3 (3.33%) API Integration
13 3 (3.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (78.89%) C#
2 46 (51.11%) SQL
3 40 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.89%) C++
4 8 (8.89%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.44%) PHP
6 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.44%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.33%) C
8 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) Python
8 2 (2.22%) VBA
9 1 (1.11%) ES6
9 1 (1.11%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.11%) Ruby
9 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.11%) MIIS
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle
3 2 (2.22%) Sage
4 1 (1.11%) Xamarin