The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 328 294 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.74% 14.18% 13.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.74% 45.30% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 301 274 201
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
.NET
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
673 649 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.18% 31.29% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 605 605 429
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

.NET
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

.NET Salary Trend in Birmingham

.NET
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET 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.

1 506 (78.57%) C#
2 325 (50.47%) SQL Server
3 313 (48.60%) ASP.NET
4 271 (42.08%) SQL
5 241 (37.42%) Agile Software Development
6 222 (34.47%) HTML
7 221 (34.32%) Microsoft
8 194 (30.12%) CSS
9 192 (29.81%) JavaScript
10 165 (25.62%) MVC
11 153 (23.76%) jQuery
12 152 (23.60%) SharePoint
13 151 (23.45%) VB.NET
14 125 (19.41%) Web Services
15 119 (18.48%) .NET Framework
16 118 (18.32%) Degree
17 117 (18.17%) CRM
18 113 (17.55%) MS Excel
18 113 (17.55%) Windows
19 107 (16.61%) WCF
20 106 (16.46%) Scrum
21 99 (15.37%) OO
22 91 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 89 (13.82%) Visual Studio
24 85 (13.20%) Dynamics CRM
25 83 (12.89%) TDD
26 81 (12.58%) HTML5
27 78 (12.11%) T-SQL
28 76 (11.80%) SQL Server 2008
28 76 (11.80%) Ajax

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 152 (23.60%) SharePoint
2 37 (5.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 31 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
4 30 (4.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (3.42%) IIS
6 17 (2.64%) Node.js
7 10 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (1.24%) CMS
9 7 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.09%) Apache
10 6 (0.93%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.78%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.62%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.62%) Drupal
13 3 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.31%) nginx
14 2 (0.31%) SugarCRM
15 1 (0.16%) LiveLink
15 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 113 (17.55%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.50%) MS Office
3 11 (1.71%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.31%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 85 (13.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.62%) Magento
5 3 (0.47%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.16%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.48%) Office 365
3 7 (1.09%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.47%) HTTP
1 3 (0.47%) Internet
2 2 (0.31%) Firewall
2 2 (0.31%) DHCP
2 2 (0.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.16%) SAN
3 1 (0.16%) Intranet
3 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.16%) LAN
3 1 (0.16%) VoIP
3 1 (0.16%) WAN
3 1 (0.16%) VLAN
3 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.16%) Extranet
3 1 (0.16%) MPLS
3 1 (0.16%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (50.47%) SQL Server
2 91 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 76 (11.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (4.66%) Relational Database
6 23 (3.57%) MS Access
7 20 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (2.95%) Crystal Reports
8 19 (2.95%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (2.17%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.40%) MySQL
12 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.93%) Big Data
14 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.47%) DTS
15 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
16 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
16 2 (0.31%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 89 (13.82%) Visual Studio
2 62 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (3.26%) ReSharper
4 17 (2.64%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.17%) Subversion
6 8 (1.24%) NUnit
7 7 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (0.78%) QUnit
8 5 (0.78%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.62%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.62%) Selenium
10 3 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.47%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.47%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.47%) Expression Web
10 3 (0.47%) T4 Templates
11 2 (0.31%) Grunt
11 2 (0.31%) Yeoman
11 2 (0.31%) Hudson
11 2 (0.31%) Ant
General
1 64 (9.94%) Finance
2 55 (8.54%) Advertising
3 27 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.04%) Legal
5 20 (3.11%) Retail
6 19 (2.95%) Law
7 12 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.71%) Marketing
9 10 (1.55%) Automotive
10 9 (1.40%) Banking
11 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Back Office
12 1 (0.16%) International Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 500 (77.64%) Developer
2 216 (33.54%) .NET Developer
3 122 (18.94%) C# Developer
4 97 (15.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 81 (12.58%) Software Developer
6 63 (9.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 61 (9.47%) Senior Developer
8 47 (7.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 45 (6.99%) CRM Developer
10 44 (6.83%) Junior
10 44 (6.83%) Web Developer
11 43 (6.68%) Junior Developer
12 34 (5.28%) SharePoint Developer
13 33 (5.12%) .NET Web Developer
13 33 (5.12%) Architect
14 31 (4.81%) C# Web Developer
15 29 (4.50%) Software Manager
15 29 (4.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
15 29 (4.50%) Software Engineer
16 27 (4.19%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (48.60%) ASP.NET
2 222 (34.47%) HTML
3 194 (30.12%) CSS
4 153 (23.76%) jQuery
5 125 (19.41%) Web Services
6 119 (18.48%) .NET Framework
7 107 (16.61%) WCF
8 81 (12.58%) HTML5
9 76 (11.80%) Ajax
10 72 (11.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 69 (10.71%) XML
12 64 (9.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 54 (8.39%) LINQ
13 54 (8.39%) WPF
14 43 (6.68%) KnockoutJS
15 39 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
15 39 (6.06%) CSS3
16 29 (4.50%) Silverlight
17 28 (4.35%) JSON
17 28 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 24 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (2.80%) Semantic Web
4 18 (2.80%) Mathematics
5 16 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.40%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.24%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.24%) User Experience
7 8 (1.24%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.09%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.09%) iPhone
9 6 (0.93%) Remote Sensing
9 6 (0.93%) Telematics
9 6 (0.93%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (0.93%) iPad
10 5 (0.78%) Physics
11 2 (0.31%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 113 (17.55%) Windows
2 18 (2.80%) Windows 8
3 14 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.86%) Android
5 9 (1.40%) Linux
6 8 (1.24%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.31%) UNIX
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (37.42%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (25.62%) MVC
3 117 (18.17%) CRM
4 106 (16.46%) Scrum
5 99 (15.37%) OO
6 83 (12.89%) TDD
7 71 (11.02%) Software Engineering
8 54 (8.39%) BDD
9 39 (6.06%) Web Development
10 37 (5.75%) Responsive Web Design
10 37 (5.75%) Web Application Development
11 36 (5.59%) Project Management
12 34 (5.28%) Unit Testing
13 33 (5.12%) Waterfall
14 30 (4.66%) Business Development
15 26 (4.04%) Workflow
15 26 (4.04%) OOP
16 22 (3.42%) E-Commerce
16 22 (3.42%) Migration
16 22 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 506 (78.57%) C#
2 271 (42.08%) SQL
3 192 (29.81%) JavaScript
4 151 (23.45%) VB.NET
5 78 (12.11%) T-SQL
6 63 (9.78%) VB
7 59 (9.16%) Java
8 22 (3.42%) VB6
8 22 (3.42%) Ruby
8 22 (3.42%) PHP
9 16 (2.48%) VBA
10 11 (1.71%) C++
11 10 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.40%) XAML
12 9 (1.40%) C
13 7 (1.09%) TypeScript
14 6 (0.93%) Perl
14 6 (0.93%) Python
15 5 (0.78%) X++
16 4 (0.62%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 118 (18.32%) Degree
2 51 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (3.11%) MCTS
4 19 (2.95%) MCSD
5 15 (2.33%) MCP
5 15 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.55%) MCAD
8 8 (1.24%) MCITP
9 2 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.16%) MCPD
10 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.16%) CISSP
10 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.16%) ACCA
10 1 (0.16%) CIMA
10 1 (0.16%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.86%) QA
2 10 (1.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.16%) COBIT
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) SCCM
2 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 221 (34.32%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.06%) Oracle
3 18 (2.80%) Sybase
3 18 (2.80%) Facebook
4 10 (1.55%) IBM
4 10 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (1.24%) LexisNexis
6 7 (1.09%) Talend
6 7 (1.09%) TIBCO
6 7 (1.09%) DevExpress
6 7 (1.09%) Informatica
7 6 (0.93%) Apple
8 5 (0.78%) CheckPoint
8 5 (0.78%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.62%) Zend
10 3 (0.47%) Siebel
11 2 (0.31%) Progress
11 2 (0.31%) Borland
11 2 (0.31%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.31%) Twitter
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