Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 8 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 169 278 296
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 14.44% 15.33% 16.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.57% 37.42% 45.68%
Number of salaries quoted 150 251 262
10th Percentile £26,200 £27,500 £28,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 397 743 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 33.93% 40.98% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 329 657 565
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,200
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,750 £58,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 13 April 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 13 April 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 -3 136 £45,000 - 40
West Wales +6 27 £37,500 +7.14% 7
North Wales -5 2 £37,500 -6.25% 12
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 131 (77.51%) C#
2 80 (47.34%) Azure
3 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (42.01%) JavaScript
5 66 (39.05%) SQL
6 64 (37.87%) HTML
7 59 (34.91%) Microsoft
8 56 (33.14%) CSS
9 54 (31.95%) ASP.NET
10 52 (30.77%) Scrum
11 46 (27.22%) DevOps
12 42 (24.85%) MVC
12 42 (24.85%) .NET Core
13 41 (24.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 40 (23.67%) .NET Framework
15 39 (23.08%) SQL Server
16 38 (22.49%) AngularJS
17 32 (18.93%) Software Engineering
18 27 (15.98%) PHP
19 25 (14.79%) MySQL
19 25 (14.79%) Microservices
20 24 (14.20%) RESTful
20 24 (14.20%) Git (software)
20 24 (14.20%) Fintech
21 23 (13.61%) AWS
22 22 (13.02%) Kanban
22 22 (13.02%) Continuous Improvement
23 21 (12.43%) TypeScript
24 18 (10.65%) VB.NET
24 18 (10.65%) React

.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 15 (8.88%) IIS
2 7 (4.14%) CMS
3 6 (3.55%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.59%) nginx
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 80 (47.34%) Azure
2 23 (13.61%) AWS
3 11 (6.51%) PaaS
4 5 (2.96%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.78%) Power Platform
5 3 (1.78%) Serverless
6 2 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.59%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.59%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.59%) GCP
7 1 (0.59%) Logic Apps
7 1 (0.59%) Power Automate
7 1 (0.59%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.59%) Route 53
7 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.79%) MySQL
3 17 (10.06%) Azure SQL Database
4 12 (7.10%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.37%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.78%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.78%) Power BI
7 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.59%) Big Data
8 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.59%) HPCC
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.59%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 24 (14.20%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.55%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (3.55%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.96%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.96%) Selenium
5 4 (2.37%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.78%) Maven
7 1 (0.59%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.59%) JIRA
7 1 (0.59%) NUnit
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (8.28%) Games
2 13 (7.69%) Retail
3 10 (5.92%) Advertising
3 10 (5.92%) Back Office
3 10 (5.92%) Local Government
4 9 (5.33%) Finance
5 7 (4.14%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.78%) Legal
7 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 122 (72.19%) Developer
2 68 (40.24%) .NET Developer
3 31 (18.34%) Senior Developer
4 26 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 25 (14.79%) Lead Developer
6 21 (12.43%) Software Developer
7 17 (10.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (9.47%) Lead .NET Developer
9 14 (8.28%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (7.69%) Analyst
11 11 (6.51%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (5.33%) Support Analyst
13 8 (4.73%) Junior
13 8 (4.73%) PHP Developer
14 7 (4.14%) Junior .NET Developer
14 7 (4.14%) Junior Developer
15 6 (3.55%) Mobile Developer
15 6 (3.55%) Senior Software Developer
15 6 (3.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (37.87%) HTML
2 56 (33.14%) CSS
3 54 (31.95%) ASP.NET
4 42 (24.85%) .NET Core
5 41 (24.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 40 (23.67%) .NET Framework
7 38 (22.49%) AngularJS
8 24 (14.20%) RESTful
9 18 (10.65%) React
10 16 (9.47%) jQuery
11 15 (8.88%) Entity Framework
12 14 (8.28%) REST
12 14 (8.28%) WCF
13 12 (7.10%) HTML5
14 11 (6.51%) CSS3
14 11 (6.51%) Vue.js
15 9 (5.33%) Dapper ORM
15 9 (5.33%) Web Services
16 6 (3.55%) Laravel
16 6 (3.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.06%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.33%) CMDB
3 6 (3.55%) User Experience
4 5 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.37%) Wiki
6 3 (1.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) mPOS
7 1 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.28%) Windows
2 6 (3.55%) Android
2 6 (3.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (30.77%) Scrum
3 46 (27.22%) DevOps
4 42 (24.85%) MVC
5 32 (18.93%) Software Engineering
6 25 (14.79%) Microservices
7 24 (14.20%) Fintech
8 22 (13.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (13.02%) Kanban
9 14 (8.28%) Mobile Development
9 14 (8.28%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 13 (7.69%) SDLC
11 11 (6.51%) Front End Development
11 11 (6.51%) Software Testing
12 10 (5.92%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (5.92%) Web Development
13 9 (5.33%) E-Commerce
13 9 (5.33%) OOP
13 9 (5.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 131 (77.51%) C#
2 71 (42.01%) JavaScript
3 66 (39.05%) SQL
4 27 (15.98%) PHP
5 21 (12.43%) TypeScript
6 18 (10.65%) VB.NET
7 14 (8.28%) Java
8 11 (6.51%) Python
9 6 (3.55%) PHP 7
9 6 (3.55%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.96%) C++
11 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.78%) Perl
12 3 (1.78%) Ruby
13 2 (1.18%) Go
13 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.59%) ES6
14 1 (0.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.55%) Degree
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.78%) MCSD
4 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 5 (2.96%) SLA
2 3 (1.78%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.59%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Docker
2 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.37%) MIIS
Vendors
1 59 (34.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.73%) Blue Prism
3 3 (1.78%) Google
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle
4 2 (1.18%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.59%) Sage
5 1 (0.59%) Sitecore