The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 324 307 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.69% 15.27% 14.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.35% 46.10% 42.83%
Number of salaries quoted 280 290 222
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £23,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,250 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
575 666 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.62% 33.12% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 508 605 510
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
West Midlands

.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 24 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 455 (78.99%) C#
2 325 (56.42%) ASP.NET
3 304 (52.78%) SQL Server
4 263 (45.66%) SQL
5 215 (37.33%) Microsoft
6 196 (34.03%) HTML
7 168 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 165 (28.65%) CSS
9 132 (22.92%) MVC
10 129 (22.40%) jQuery
11 127 (22.05%) VB.NET
12 119 (20.66%) SharePoint
13 117 (20.31%) WCF
14 99 (17.19%) MS Excel
15 98 (17.01%) .NET Framework
16 97 (16.84%) Windows
17 94 (16.32%) HTML5
18 93 (16.15%) Web Services
19 89 (15.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 88 (15.28%) Degree
21 86 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
22 84 (14.58%) CRM
23 70 (12.15%) Visual Studio
23 70 (12.15%) WPF
24 65 (11.28%) OO
25 63 (10.94%) T-SQL
25 63 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
26 62 (10.76%) Web Development
27 61 (10.59%) CSS3
28 59 (10.24%) VB

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 119 (20.66%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.47%) IIS
3 14 (2.43%) Node.js
4 13 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.39%) CMS
7 6 (1.04%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.87%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.52%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.52%) Apache
10 3 (0.52%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.35%) FileNet
11 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.17%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.17%) nginx
12 1 (0.17%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 99 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.17%) MS Office
3 13 (2.26%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.69%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 63 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.69%) Magento
4 3 (0.52%) Pivotal CRM
5 1 (0.17%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.17%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.08%) SaaS
3 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.52%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.52%) ElastiCache
5 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.26%) Internet
2 6 (1.04%) Extranet
3 3 (0.52%) Firewall
4 2 (0.35%) VLAN
4 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.35%) HTTP
4 2 (0.35%) PPP
4 2 (0.35%) LAN
4 2 (0.35%) WAN
4 2 (0.35%) SAN
4 2 (0.35%) MPLS
5 1 (0.17%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) DHCP
5 1 (0.17%) VoIP
5 1 (0.17%) DNS
5 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 89 (15.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (3.99%) MS Access
8 21 (3.65%) Crystal Reports
9 18 (3.13%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.26%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.56%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.22%) MySQL
12 7 (1.22%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.69%) Big Data
13 4 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.52%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 70 (12.15%) Visual Studio
2 40 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (5.03%) Subversion
4 12 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.91%) Selenium
6 9 (1.56%) WebDriver
6 9 (1.56%) NUnit
7 6 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (0.69%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.69%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.35%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.35%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.35%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.17%) Rational Robot
12 1 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.17%) Moq
12 1 (0.17%) Expression Web
12 1 (0.17%) Hudson
General
1 57 (9.90%) Finance
2 38 (6.60%) Advertising
3 24 (4.17%) Legal
4 19 (3.30%) Automotive
5 17 (2.95%) Law
6 14 (2.43%) Banking
7 13 (2.26%) Retail
8 12 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.74%) Marketing
9 10 (1.74%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.87%) Games
11 4 (0.69%) Back Office
12 2 (0.35%) International Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.17%) Military
13 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 470 (81.60%) Developer
2 234 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 144 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 96 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 88 (15.28%) Software Developer
6 81 (14.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 77 (13.37%) Senior Developer
8 45 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 37 (6.42%) Web Developer
10 31 (5.38%) .NET Software Developer
11 30 (5.21%) CRM Developer
12 28 (4.86%) Junior
13 27 (4.69%) Junior Developer
14 25 (4.34%) .NET Web Developer
15 24 (4.17%) Analyst
16 22 (3.82%) Senior .NET Developer
17 21 (3.65%) VB.NET Developer
17 21 (3.65%) Software Engineer
17 21 (3.65%) Development Manager
18 19 (3.30%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (56.42%) ASP.NET
2 196 (34.03%) HTML
3 165 (28.65%) CSS
4 129 (22.40%) jQuery
5 117 (20.31%) WCF
6 98 (17.01%) .NET Framework
7 94 (16.32%) HTML5
8 93 (16.15%) Web Services
9 70 (12.15%) WPF
10 61 (10.59%) CSS3
11 57 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (9.20%) XML
13 46 (7.99%) Ajax
14 41 (7.12%) WinForms
15 39 (6.77%) LINQ
16 37 (6.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 34 (5.90%) Silverlight
18 32 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 18 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
20 15 (2.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.68%) Computer Science
2 22 (3.82%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 12 (2.08%) iPhone
5 10 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.74%) Semantic Web
5 10 (1.74%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.56%) iPad
7 8 (1.39%) Replication
8 6 (1.04%) Physics
8 6 (1.04%) Social Media
8 6 (1.04%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.69%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (0.69%) Remote Sensing
9 4 (0.69%) Telematics
10 3 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.52%) Xbox
11 2 (0.35%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.35%) NHS
12 1 (0.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 97 (16.84%) Windows
2 16 (2.78%) Android
2 16 (2.78%) Windows 8
2 16 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 12 (2.08%) Linux
4 7 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.22%) Windows Phone
5 5 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (0.69%) UNIX
7 2 (0.35%) HPUX
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (22.92%) MVC
2 86 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (14.58%) CRM
4 65 (11.28%) OO
5 62 (10.76%) Web Development
6 58 (10.07%) Scrum
7 55 (9.55%) TDD
8 50 (8.68%) Software Engineering
9 38 (6.60%) E-Commerce
10 30 (5.21%) Web Application Development
11 23 (3.99%) BDD
12 22 (3.82%) Unit Testing
13 17 (2.95%) Workflow
13 17 (2.95%) ERP
13 17 (2.95%) Business Development
13 17 (2.95%) Capacity Planning
13 17 (2.95%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (2.95%) Dependency Injection
14 16 (2.78%) MVVM
15 14 (2.43%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 455 (78.99%) C#
2 263 (45.66%) SQL
3 168 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 127 (22.05%) VB.NET
5 63 (10.94%) T-SQL
6 59 (10.24%) VB
7 35 (6.08%) Java
8 19 (3.30%) PHP
9 16 (2.78%) C++
9 16 (2.78%) VBA
10 15 (2.60%) VB6
11 14 (2.43%) Ruby
11 14 (2.43%) C
12 8 (1.39%) XAML
13 6 (1.04%) Python
14 5 (0.87%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.69%) X++
15 4 (0.69%) PHP5
15 4 (0.69%) Perl
15 4 (0.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 88 (15.28%) Degree
2 38 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.56%) MCP
3 9 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.39%) MCITP
5 7 (1.22%) MCSD
6 6 (1.04%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.69%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.69%) MCTS
7 4 (0.69%) ISEB
8 3 (0.52%) MCSE
9 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.17%) CISSP
10 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.17%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.78%) QA
2 12 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) COBIT
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.17%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) CORE IMPACT
1 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 215 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.82%) Oracle
3 13 (2.26%) Facebook
4 10 (1.74%) Sybase
5 9 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.56%) Apple
6 8 (1.39%) DevExpress
7 7 (1.22%) IBM
8 6 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.04%) Twitter
9 5 (0.87%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.69%) Zend
10 4 (0.69%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.52%) HP
11 3 (0.52%) LexisNexis
12 2 (0.35%) Google
12 2 (0.35%) Trayport
12 2 (0.35%) Kofax
12 2 (0.35%) Siebel
12 2 (0.35%) Cisco
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