Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 344 459 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.55% 17.39% 16.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.06% 45.72% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 330 426 410
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £23,725 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,025 £48,750 £46,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

.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 731 1004 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.16% 38.04% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 667 910 887
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,410 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

.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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +1 198 £36,500 +4.29% 13
West Wales -2 106 £37,500 - 4
North Wales +13 30 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Mid Wales -1 9 £42,500 - 1
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for .NET.

1 288 (83.72%) C#
2 216 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (56.69%) MVC
4 190 (55.23%) SQL Server
5 184 (53.49%) ASP.NET
6 149 (43.31%) JavaScript
7 126 (36.63%) HTML
8 119 (34.59%) CSS
9 117 (34.01%) SQL
10 115 (33.43%) Microsoft
11 106 (30.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 101 (29.36%) WCF
13 96 (27.91%) AngularJS
14 95 (27.62%) Scrum
15 91 (26.45%) .NET Framework
16 90 (26.16%) ASP.NET Web API
17 88 (25.58%) TDD
18 66 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
19 64 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
20 60 (17.44%) RESTful
21 59 (17.15%) jQuery
22 57 (16.57%) Entity Framework
23 52 (15.12%) BDD
23 52 (15.12%) Web Application Development
23 52 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 51 (14.83%) Visual Studio
25 50 (14.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 48 (13.95%) Git (software)
27 47 (13.66%) SDLC
28 45 (13.08%) Node.js

.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 29 (8.43%) CMS
2 19 (5.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 16 (4.65%) Umbraco
4 15 (4.36%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (4.07%) IIS
6 6 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.16%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.87%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.29%) Mule
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.87%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.29%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 66 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.03%) PaaS
3 7 (2.03%) SaaS
4 5 (1.45%) IaaS
5 2 (0.58%) Office 365
5 2 (0.58%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.20%) Hyperconnected
1 11 (3.20%) Internet
2 5 (1.45%) PuTTY
2 5 (1.45%) tcpdump
2 5 (1.45%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.16%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.16%) VoIP
4 2 (0.58%) Firewall
4 2 (0.58%) HTTP
4 2 (0.58%) SMS
5 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (55.23%) SQL Server
2 44 (12.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 33 (9.59%) NoSQL
4 21 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (5.52%) MongoDB
6 18 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (1.74%) MySQL
10 4 (1.16%) Power BI
11 3 (0.87%) Big Data
11 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.87%) RavenDB
12 2 (0.58%) DTS
12 2 (0.58%) MS Access
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 64 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (14.83%) Visual Studio
3 48 (13.95%) Git (software)
4 19 (5.52%) TeamCity
5 16 (4.65%) NUnit
6 14 (4.07%) Moq
7 10 (2.91%) Selenium
8 8 (2.33%) MSTest
9 7 (2.03%) Subversion
10 5 (1.45%) Fiddler
10 5 (1.45%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.16%) gulp
11 4 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.16%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.87%) JIRA
12 3 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.87%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.87%) webpack
General
1 28 (8.14%) Finance
2 20 (5.81%) Marketing
3 18 (5.23%) Games
4 17 (4.94%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.94%) Retail
5 12 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.33%) Electronics
7 6 (1.74%) Advertising
7 6 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.16%) Legal
9 3 (0.87%) Law
9 3 (0.87%) Military
10 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 272 (79.07%) Developer
2 175 (50.87%) .NET Developer
3 92 (26.74%) C# Developer
4 67 (19.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (11.92%) Software Developer
6 40 (11.63%) Senior Developer
7 38 (11.05%) .NET Software Developer
8 32 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (8.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (7.85%) C# Software Developer
11 24 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 23 (6.69%) Junior
13 22 (6.40%) Junior Developer
14 20 (5.81%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (4.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 15 (4.36%) Full Stack Developer
15 15 (4.36%) Graduate
15 15 (4.36%) VB.NET Developer
16 13 (3.78%) JavaScript Developer
17 12 (3.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (53.49%) ASP.NET
2 126 (36.63%) HTML
3 119 (34.59%) CSS
4 106 (30.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 101 (29.36%) WCF
6 96 (27.91%) AngularJS
7 91 (26.45%) .NET Framework
8 90 (26.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 60 (17.44%) RESTful
10 59 (17.15%) jQuery
11 57 (16.57%) Entity Framework
12 52 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 50 (14.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 45 (13.08%) Node.js
15 39 (11.34%) KnockoutJS
16 38 (11.05%) HTML5
17 35 (10.17%) Web Services
17 35 (10.17%) WPF
18 33 (9.59%) XML
19 26 (7.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (6.69%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.20%) Fintech
5 11 (3.20%) User Experience
6 8 (2.33%) N-Tier
7 7 (2.03%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.74%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.74%) Tandem
9 3 (0.87%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.58%) NHS
11 1 (0.29%) Blog
11 1 (0.29%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.29%) FMCG
11 1 (0.29%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.30%) Windows
2 7 (2.03%) Android
2 7 (2.03%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.03%) Unix
3 4 (1.16%) Linux
4 3 (0.87%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.87%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.58%) AIX
5 2 (0.58%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (56.69%) MVC
3 95 (27.62%) Scrum
4 88 (25.58%) TDD
5 52 (15.12%) BDD
5 52 (15.12%) Web Application Development
6 47 (13.66%) SDLC
7 41 (11.92%) Web Development
8 36 (10.47%) Software Engineering
9 30 (8.72%) OO
10 28 (8.14%) Front End Development
11 27 (7.85%) Mentoring
12 25 (7.27%) Kanban
13 23 (6.69%) Dependency Injection
14 22 (6.40%) CRM
14 22 (6.40%) Test Automation
15 20 (5.81%) DevOps
16 19 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (4.65%) OOD
17 16 (4.65%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 288 (83.72%) C#
2 149 (43.31%) JavaScript
3 117 (34.01%) SQL
4 40 (11.63%) VB.NET
5 34 (9.88%) T-SQL
6 32 (9.30%) Ruby
7 26 (7.56%) TypeScript
8 23 (6.69%) Java
9 15 (4.36%) VB
10 12 (3.49%) C
11 9 (2.62%) C++
12 6 (1.74%) F#
12 6 (1.74%) PHP
13 4 (1.16%) X++
14 3 (0.87%) VBA
15 2 (0.58%) Groovy
15 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.58%) Python
16 1 (0.29%) Delphi
16 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (11.63%) Degree
2 18 (5.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.45%) HND
5 4 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.87%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.87%) MCP
7 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.78%) QA
2 9 (2.62%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (2.33%) Docker
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (2.03%) Kibana
2 2 (0.58%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 115 (33.43%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.10%) Sitecore
3 11 (3.20%) Oracle
4 9 (2.62%) SAP
5 8 (2.33%) Google
6 6 (1.74%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.87%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.58%) IBM
9 1 (0.29%) Epicor
9 1 (0.29%) Infor
9 1 (0.29%) Remedy
9 1 (0.29%) Teradata