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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 320 293 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.82% 13.80% 13.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.91% 45.57% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 280 278 216
Average salary £38,750 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,500
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
697 643 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.11% 30.29% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 610 598 443
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 £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 23 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 505 (79.40%) C#
2 318 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 313 (49.21%) ASP.NET
4 264 (41.51%) SQL
5 234 (36.79%) Microsoft
6 230 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
7 204 (32.08%) HTML
8 183 (28.77%) CSS
9 174 (27.36%) JavaScript
10 151 (23.74%) VB.NET
11 141 (22.17%) jQuery
12 140 (22.01%) SharePoint
13 139 (21.86%) MVC
14 113 (17.77%) Web Services
15 112 (17.61%) WCF
16 110 (17.30%) MS Excel
16 110 (17.30%) .NET Framework
17 108 (16.98%) Windows
18 107 (16.82%) Degree
19 104 (16.35%) CRM
20 96 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 91 (14.31%) OO
22 90 (14.15%) Scrum
23 84 (13.21%) HTML5
24 82 (12.89%) Dynamics CRM
25 79 (12.42%) Visual Studio
26 73 (11.48%) T-SQL
27 72 (11.32%) XML
28 69 (10.85%) Finance
28 69 (10.85%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 140 (22.01%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 21 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 20 (3.14%) IIS
5 19 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (2.36%) Node.js
7 7 (1.10%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.10%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.10%) CMS
8 6 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.79%) Apache
9 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.63%) Sitefinity
11 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.31%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.31%) SugarCRM
12 2 (0.31%) Drupal
13 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge
13 1 (0.16%) LiveLink
Applications
1 110 (17.30%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.25%) MS Office
3 13 (2.04%) 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 82 (12.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.26%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.63%) Magento
6 3 (0.47%) Pivotal CRM
7 1 (0.16%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.16%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.42%) SaaS
3 5 (0.79%) Office 365
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) Heroku
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.89%) Internet
2 6 (0.94%) Extranet
3 2 (0.31%) Firewall
4 1 (0.16%) VLAN
4 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.16%) MPLS
4 1 (0.16%) LAN
4 1 (0.16%) VoIP
4 1 (0.16%) WAN
4 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.16%) HTTP
4 1 (0.16%) PPP
4 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.16%) SAN
4 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 96 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (4.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (4.56%) Relational Database
5 24 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (3.46%) MS Access
7 19 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
7 19 (2.99%) RDBMS
8 18 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (2.20%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.26%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (0.94%) Big Data
12 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.79%) MySQL
13 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.31%) ActiveReports
15 1 (0.16%) EDRMS
15 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 79 (12.42%) Visual Studio
2 57 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (3.62%) Subversion
4 17 (2.67%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.04%) ReSharper
6 12 (1.89%) NUnit
7 9 (1.42%) Selenium
8 7 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.79%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.63%) QUnit
11 4 (0.63%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.63%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.47%) Expression Web
12 3 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.47%) T4 Templates
12 3 (0.47%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
13 2 (0.31%) CruiseControl
General
1 69 (10.85%) Finance
2 49 (7.70%) Advertising
3 26 (4.09%) Legal
4 20 (3.14%) Retail
5 19 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.83%) Law
7 16 (2.52%) Automotive
8 11 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.42%) Marketing
10 7 (1.10%) Banking
11 5 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.63%) Games
13 2 (0.31%) International Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 502 (78.93%) Developer
2 217 (34.12%) .NET Developer
3 128 (20.13%) C# Developer
4 95 (14.94%) Software Developer
5 91 (14.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 71 (11.16%) Senior Developer
7 64 (10.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 44 (6.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (6.29%) CRM Developer
10 36 (5.66%) Junior
10 36 (5.66%) Web Developer
11 35 (5.50%) Junior Developer
12 30 (4.72%) Software Manager
13 29 (4.56%) .NET Software Developer
14 28 (4.40%) Development Manager
15 26 (4.09%) Consultant
15 26 (4.09%) Architect
15 26 (4.09%) Software Development Manager
16 25 (3.93%) Software Engineer
17 24 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (49.21%) ASP.NET
2 204 (32.08%) HTML
3 183 (28.77%) CSS
4 141 (22.17%) jQuery
5 113 (17.77%) Web Services
6 112 (17.61%) WCF
7 110 (17.30%) .NET Framework
8 84 (13.21%) HTML5
9 72 (11.32%) XML
10 67 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 64 (10.06%) Ajax
12 58 (9.12%) WPF
13 51 (8.02%) CSS3
14 49 (7.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 49 (7.70%) LINQ
15 34 (5.35%) WinForms
16 33 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 29 (4.56%) Silverlight
18 27 (4.25%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.02%) Computer Science
2 31 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.14%) Mobile App
5 19 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 15 (2.36%) Semantic Web
7 10 (1.57%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.10%) Data Integration
9 7 (1.10%) iPhone
10 6 (0.94%) Remote Sensing
10 6 (0.94%) Telematics
10 6 (0.94%) Physics
10 6 (0.94%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (0.94%) iPad
11 5 (0.79%) User Experience
12 4 (0.63%) Replication
13 3 (0.47%) Xbox
14 2 (0.31%) NHS
14 2 (0.31%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 108 (16.98%) Windows
2 19 (2.99%) Windows 8
3 15 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.04%) Android
5 8 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.26%) Windows Phone
6 7 (1.10%) Linux
7 3 (0.47%) UNIX
8 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) HPUX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (21.86%) MVC
3 104 (16.35%) CRM
4 91 (14.31%) OO
5 90 (14.15%) Scrum
6 69 (10.85%) TDD
7 59 (9.28%) Software Engineering
8 52 (8.18%) Web Development
9 46 (7.23%) BDD
10 36 (5.66%) Web Application Development
11 32 (5.03%) Business Development
12 31 (4.87%) Unit Testing
13 30 (4.72%) Project Management
13 30 (4.72%) E-Commerce
14 29 (4.56%) Waterfall
15 27 (4.25%) Workflow
16 25 (3.93%) Capacity Planning
17 22 (3.46%) Responsive Web Design
17 22 (3.46%) ERP
18 21 (3.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 505 (79.40%) C#
2 264 (41.51%) SQL
3 174 (27.36%) JavaScript
4 151 (23.74%) VB.NET
5 73 (11.48%) T-SQL
6 65 (10.22%) VB
7 57 (8.96%) Java
8 24 (3.77%) VB6
9 23 (3.62%) Ruby
10 16 (2.52%) C++
10 16 (2.52%) PHP
11 15 (2.36%) VBA
12 11 (1.73%) C
13 9 (1.42%) XAML
14 8 (1.26%) Python
15 7 (1.10%) X++
16 6 (0.94%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.94%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.94%) Perl
17 4 (0.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 107 (16.82%) Degree
2 45 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.36%) MCSD
5 14 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.42%) MCTS
7 8 (1.26%) MCITP
7 8 (1.26%) MCP
8 3 (0.47%) MCAD
8 3 (0.47%) MCSE
9 1 (0.16%) CISSP
9 1 (0.16%) CEH
9 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.16%) MCPD
9 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.52%) QA
2 10 (1.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.16%) COBIT
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.16%) Nmap
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Nessus
1 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.16%) CORE IMPACT
1 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 234 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.13%) Oracle
3 18 (2.83%) Facebook
4 15 (2.36%) Sybase
5 10 (1.57%) IBM
5 10 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.26%) DevExpress
6 8 (1.26%) LexisNexis
7 7 (1.10%) Talend
7 7 (1.10%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.10%) Informatica
8 6 (0.94%) Apple
8 6 (0.94%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.79%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.63%) Zend
11 3 (0.47%) Siebel
12 2 (0.31%) Progress
12 2 (0.31%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.31%) Borland
12 2 (0.31%) HP
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