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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 75 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 53 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.66% 2.15% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 6.52% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 28
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
583 675 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.30% 32.94% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 515 615 491
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £53,700
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 30 July 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (88.12%) C#
3 75 (74.26%) SQL Server
4 65 (64.36%) SQL
5 60 (59.41%) ASP.NET
6 42 (41.58%) VB.NET
7 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
8 39 (38.61%) HTML
9 35 (34.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 34 (33.66%) CSS
11 33 (32.67%) Windows
12 32 (31.68%) MVC
12 32 (31.68%) WCF
13 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
14 28 (27.72%) WinForms
15 26 (25.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (25.74%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (23.76%) jQuery
17 23 (22.77%) Web Services
17 23 (22.77%) SharePoint
18 20 (19.80%) TDD
19 19 (18.81%) VB
19 19 (18.81%) Visual Studio
20 18 (17.82%) T-SQL
20 18 (17.82%) OO
20 18 (17.82%) Web Development
21 17 (16.83%) IIS
22 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
23 14 (13.86%) BDD
23 14 (13.86%) Computer Science

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (22.77%) SharePoint
2 17 (16.83%) IIS
3 8 (7.92%) Node.js
4 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.97%) CMS
5 3 (2.97%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.98%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Heroku
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (74.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (25.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (25.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.91%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.94%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.96%) Big Data
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (18.81%) Visual Studio
2 12 (11.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.90%) Subversion
4 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.94%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (4.95%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.98%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.99%) NUnit
8 1 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.99%) Moq
8 1 (0.99%) MSTest
General
1 12 (11.88%) Finance
1 12 (11.88%) Advertising
2 8 (7.92%) Legal
3 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.98%) Automotive
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Games
6 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 95 (94.06%) Developer
2 47 (46.53%) .NET Developer
3 31 (30.69%) Software Developer
4 27 (26.73%) C# Developer
5 20 (19.80%) Senior Developer
6 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (15.84%) .NET Software Developer
8 15 (14.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (12.87%) SQL Developer
10 12 (11.88%) Web Developer
11 9 (8.91%) VB.NET Developer
12 8 (7.92%) .NET Web Developer
13 7 (6.93%) VB Developer
13 7 (6.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (5.94%) Senior Software Developer
14 6 (5.94%) C# Software Developer
14 6 (5.94%) SharePoint Developer
15 5 (4.95%) C# Web Developer
15 5 (4.95%) Senior C# Developer
16 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (59.41%) ASP.NET
3 39 (38.61%) HTML
4 35 (34.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 34 (33.66%) CSS
6 32 (31.68%) WCF
7 28 (27.72%) WinForms
8 24 (23.76%) jQuery
9 23 (22.77%) Web Services
10 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (12.87%) Ajax
11 13 (12.87%) XML
12 11 (10.89%) LINQ
12 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (8.91%) RESTful
13 9 (8.91%) HTML5
14 8 (7.92%) WPF
14 8 (7.92%) ADO.NET
15 7 (6.93%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (5.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.92%) Replication
3 6 (5.94%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.96%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (1.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.67%) Windows
2 9 (8.91%) Apple iOS
3 8 (7.92%) Android
3 8 (7.92%) Windows 8
4 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.99%) Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.68%) MVC
2 20 (19.80%) TDD
3 18 (17.82%) OO
3 18 (17.82%) Web Development
4 14 (13.86%) BDD
4 14 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.90%) Web Application Development
6 8 (7.92%) Scrum
7 6 (5.94%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (5.94%) OOD
7 6 (5.94%) SOA
8 5 (4.95%) CRM
8 5 (4.95%) Information Management
8 5 (4.95%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.96%) Change Control
9 4 (3.96%) Logistics
10 3 (2.97%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (1.98%) MVVM
11 2 (1.98%) Data Analysis
11 2 (1.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (88.12%) C#
2 65 (64.36%) SQL
3 42 (41.58%) VB.NET
4 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
5 19 (18.81%) VB
6 18 (17.82%) T-SQL
7 10 (9.90%) VB6
8 9 (8.91%) Ruby
9 4 (3.96%) PHP
9 4 (3.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.97%) MCSE
2 3 (2.97%) MCSD
3 2 (1.98%) MCTS
Vendors
1 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.92%) DevExpress
2 8 (7.92%) Facebook
2 8 (7.92%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.98%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.99%) Progress
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) QAD
5 1 (0.99%) Rackspace
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