The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 70 84 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 45 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.48% 1.96% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.96% 5.73% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 33
Average salary £32,750 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
502 593 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.67% 34.10% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 438 530 439
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
West Midlands

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (81.44%) C#
3 65 (67.01%) ASP.NET
4 58 (59.79%) SQL Server
5 53 (54.64%) SQL
6 48 (49.48%) Microsoft
7 40 (41.24%) HTML
8 36 (37.11%) MVC
9 35 (36.08%) Web Services
10 34 (35.05%) CSS
10 34 (35.05%) JavaScript
10 34 (35.05%) Windows
10 34 (35.05%) WCF
11 33 (34.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 33 (34.02%) VB.NET
12 31 (31.96%) jQuery
13 29 (29.90%) T-SQL
13 29 (29.90%) Visual Studio
14 27 (27.84%) SharePoint
15 25 (25.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 24 (24.74%) WinForms
17 21 (21.65%) MS Excel
18 20 (20.62%) Finance
19 19 (19.59%) Web Development
20 18 (18.56%) IIS
20 18 (18.56%) XML
21 16 (16.49%) LINQ
21 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
21 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
22 15 (15.46%) HTML5

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (27.84%) SharePoint
2 18 (18.56%) IIS
3 9 (9.28%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.09%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.06%) FileNet
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (21.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) Internet
2 4 (4.12%) HTTP
3 2 (2.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (59.79%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.19%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.09%) MS Access
8 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (29.90%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.25%) Subversion
3 6 (6.19%) NUnit
4 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.09%) MSTest
6 2 (2.06%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.03%) Moq
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Legal
4 3 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.09%) Automotive
5 2 (2.06%) Advertising
6 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (88.66%) Developer
2 38 (39.18%) .NET Developer
3 37 (38.14%) C# Developer
4 20 (20.62%) Senior Developer
5 18 (18.56%) Web Developer
5 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (17.53%) Software Developer
6 17 (17.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (13.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (12.37%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (9.28%) SQL Developer
9 9 (9.28%) .NET Web Developer
9 9 (9.28%) SharePoint Developer
10 7 (7.22%) Senior SharePoint Developer
11 6 (6.19%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (5.15%) VB.NET Developer
12 5 (5.15%) Software Engineer
12 5 (5.15%) C# Web Developer
12 5 (5.15%) C# Software Developer
13 4 (4.12%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (67.01%) ASP.NET
3 40 (41.24%) HTML
4 35 (36.08%) Web Services
5 34 (35.05%) CSS
5 34 (35.05%) WCF
6 33 (34.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 31 (31.96%) jQuery
8 24 (24.74%) WinForms
9 18 (18.56%) XML
10 16 (16.49%) LINQ
10 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (15.46%) HTML5
12 12 (12.37%) Ajax
12 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (11.34%) CSS3
14 8 (8.25%) WPF
14 8 (8.25%) Cocoa
15 7 (7.22%) ADO.NET
16 5 (5.15%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.25%) iPhone
2 8 (8.25%) Replication
3 5 (5.15%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.12%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.12%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.06%) Social Media
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.03%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.05%) Windows
2 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.06%) Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Android
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) MVC
2 19 (19.59%) Web Development
3 12 (12.37%) TDD
4 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
4 10 (10.31%) CRM
4 10 (10.31%) OO
5 9 (9.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (8.25%) Investment Management
6 8 (8.25%) MVVM
6 8 (8.25%) OOP
7 7 (7.22%) Scrum
7 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.19%) Use Case
8 6 (6.19%) Logistics
8 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.15%) SEO
9 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.12%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 79 (81.44%) C#
2 53 (54.64%) SQL
3 34 (35.05%) JavaScript
4 33 (34.02%) VB.NET
5 29 (29.90%) T-SQL
6 13 (13.40%) VB
7 8 (8.25%) Objective-C
8 6 (6.19%) Java
9 5 (5.15%) VB6
10 4 (4.12%) C++
11 3 (3.09%) PHP
12 2 (2.06%) C
12 2 (2.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.25%) Degree
3 3 (3.09%) MCSD
3 3 (3.09%) MCSE
3 3 (3.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.06%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 48 (49.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) Google
4 2 (2.06%) VMware
4 2 (2.06%) Kofax
4 2 (2.06%) IBM
4 2 (2.06%) Telerik
4 2 (2.06%) Citrix
4 2 (2.06%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.03%) DevExpress
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pure People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago