Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 9 14 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 219 147 272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 15.59% 12.72% 15.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.24% 32.24% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 183 122 267
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £60,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.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 531 456 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.79% 39.45% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 398 374 621
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £26,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £44,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.57% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £51,625 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,375 £57,500
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 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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 +4 163 £40,130 -15.52% 39
West Wales -4 50 £55,000 +86.44% 7
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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.

1 155 (70.78%) C#
2 92 (42.01%) Azure
3 85 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (36.99%) DevOps
5 79 (36.07%) JavaScript
6 77 (35.16%) .NET Framework
7 75 (34.25%) Microsoft
8 73 (33.33%) SQL
9 64 (29.22%) HTML
10 56 (25.57%) Microservices
11 55 (25.11%) ASP.NET
12 53 (24.20%) Java
13 52 (23.74%) MVC
14 51 (23.29%) Advertising
15 50 (22.83%) SQL Server
16 45 (20.55%) CSS
16 45 (20.55%) Scrum
17 44 (20.09%) .NET Core
18 41 (18.72%) ASP.NET Web API
19 39 (17.81%) AngularJS
20 37 (16.89%) VB.NET
20 37 (16.89%) OpenShift
21 31 (14.16%) Visual Studio
22 29 (13.24%) Software Engineering
22 29 (13.24%) Entity Framework
22 29 (13.24%) Docker
22 29 (13.24%) React
23 26 (11.87%) TDD
23 26 (11.87%) REST
23 26 (11.87%) Kubernetes

.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 17 (7.76%) IIS
2 10 (4.57%) nginx
3 9 (4.11%) CMS
3 9 (4.11%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.91%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.91%) Kentico
5 2 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) Confluence
6 1 (0.46%) FileNet
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 92 (42.01%) Azure
2 37 (16.89%) OpenShift
3 16 (7.31%) AWS
4 7 (3.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.74%) Azure Service Bus
5 6 (2.74%) GitHub
5 6 (2.74%) NuGet
6 5 (2.28%) PaaS
7 2 (0.91%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.91%) SaaS
7 2 (0.91%) Serverless
8 1 (0.46%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.46%) Azure Logic Apps
8 1 (0.46%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.46%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.46%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) Internet
1 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.94%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (4.57%) MySQL
4 9 (4.11%) SQL Server 2017
5 6 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.91%) Metadata
6 2 (0.91%) Power BI
6 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.46%) HPCC
7 1 (0.46%) Metadata Repository
7 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.46%) Redis
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.46%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 31 (14.16%) Visual Studio
2 25 (11.42%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.02%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.02%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (4.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (3.20%) Selenium
7 6 (2.74%) Visual Studio Code
8 4 (1.83%) JIRA
9 3 (1.37%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.37%) Cypress.io
9 3 (1.37%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.37%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.37%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.91%) JMeter
10 2 (0.91%) Maven
10 2 (0.91%) NUnit
11 1 (0.46%) Ant
11 1 (0.46%) GitLab
General
1 51 (23.29%) Advertising
2 23 (10.50%) Finance
3 14 (6.39%) Retail
4 12 (5.48%) Social Skills
5 11 (5.02%) Games
6 8 (3.65%) Back Office
7 7 (3.20%) Public Sector
8 6 (2.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 6 (2.74%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (1.83%) Legal
10 3 (1.37%) Local Government
11 2 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.46%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 120 (54.79%) Developer
2 69 (31.51%) .NET Developer
3 33 (15.07%) C# Developer
4 30 (13.70%) Architect
5 27 (12.33%) Software Developer
6 25 (11.42%) Senior Developer
7 22 (10.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (9.59%) Software Engineer
9 19 (8.68%) Analyst
9 19 (8.68%) Applications Architect
10 18 (8.22%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (7.31%) Support Analyst
12 15 (6.85%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (6.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (5.48%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (5.48%) Lead Developer
13 12 (5.48%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (4.57%) Applications Developer
15 9 (4.11%) C# Application Developer
15 9 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (35.16%) .NET Framework
2 64 (29.22%) HTML
3 55 (25.11%) ASP.NET
4 45 (20.55%) CSS
5 44 (20.09%) .NET Core
6 41 (18.72%) ASP.NET Web API
7 39 (17.81%) AngularJS
8 29 (13.24%) Entity Framework
8 29 (13.24%) React
9 26 (11.87%) REST
10 25 (11.42%) Web Services
11 24 (10.96%) HTML5
12 19 (8.68%) RESTful
13 18 (8.22%) jQuery
14 14 (6.39%) CSS3
14 14 (6.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (5.48%) ASP.NET Core
16 11 (5.02%) SOAP
16 11 (5.02%) WCF
17 10 (4.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.31%) CMDB
2 9 (4.11%) NHS
3 6 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.74%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.28%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.28%) User Experience
5 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.83%) Wiki
6 3 (1.37%) Legacy Systems
6 3 (1.37%) SCADA
6 3 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.46%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.22%) Android
1 18 (8.22%) Apple iOS
1 18 (8.22%) Linux
2 16 (7.31%) Windows
3 7 (3.20%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (36.99%) DevOps
3 56 (25.57%) Microservices
4 52 (23.74%) MVC
5 45 (20.55%) Scrum
6 29 (13.24%) Software Engineering
7 26 (11.87%) TDD
8 23 (10.50%) Fintech
9 21 (9.59%) Kanban
10 20 (9.13%) BDD
10 20 (9.13%) Mentoring
11 19 (8.68%) SOLID
12 18 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (7.31%) OO
13 16 (7.31%) SDLC
14 14 (6.39%) Software Testing
15 13 (5.94%) Line Management
15 13 (5.94%) Software Delivery
16 12 (5.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 155 (70.78%) C#
2 79 (36.07%) JavaScript
3 73 (33.33%) SQL
4 53 (24.20%) Java
5 37 (16.89%) VB.NET
6 22 (10.05%) TypeScript
7 18 (8.22%) PHP
8 16 (7.31%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.20%) C
9 7 (3.20%) Python
10 3 (1.37%) C++
10 3 (1.37%) Perl
10 3 (1.37%) PHP 7
11 2 (0.91%) Go
11 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.46%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.46%) Groovy
12 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (5.48%) Degree
2 4 (1.83%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.91%) ISEB
3 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) JTAG
1 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (13.24%) Docker
2 7 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (11.87%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.91%) MIIS
2 2 (0.91%) Terraform
3 1 (0.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 75 (34.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.28%) Xamarin
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle
4 3 (1.37%) Blue Prism
4 3 (1.37%) Google
5 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe
6 1 (0.46%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.46%) IBM
6 1 (0.46%) Kofax
6 1 (0.46%) Veracode
6 1 (0.46%) VMware