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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 372 295 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.17% 15.92% 17.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 65.49% 51.75% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 355 262 266
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
568 570 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.75% 30.76% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 536 512 514
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 22 December 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 547 (79.05%) C#
2 352 (50.87%) ASP.NET
3 317 (45.81%) SQL
4 316 (45.66%) SQL Server
5 292 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
6 285 (41.18%) HTML
7 261 (37.72%) JavaScript
8 248 (35.84%) CSS
9 233 (33.67%) MVC
10 217 (31.36%) Microsoft
11 192 (27.75%) jQuery
12 151 (21.82%) .NET Framework
13 145 (20.95%) VB.NET
14 132 (19.08%) SharePoint
15 129 (18.64%) Scrum
16 127 (18.35%) OO
16 127 (18.35%) Web Services
17 123 (17.77%) TDD
18 115 (16.62%) Visual Studio
19 113 (16.33%) Degree
20 110 (15.90%) WCF
21 106 (15.32%) Windows
22 105 (15.17%) T-SQL
23 103 (14.88%) Ajax
24 102 (14.74%) CRM
25 95 (13.73%) Software Engineering
26 94 (13.58%) HTML5
27 92 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
27 92 (13.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 91 (13.15%) SQL Server 2008

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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
1 132 (19.08%) SharePoint
2 60 (8.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 56 (8.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 38 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
5 30 (4.34%) IIS
6 23 (3.32%) Node.js
7 17 (2.46%) SharePoint Server
8 15 (2.17%) CMS
9 12 (1.73%) Umbraco
10 11 (1.59%) Drupal
11 8 (1.16%) Apache
12 7 (1.01%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.72%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.58%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.43%) NServiceBus
16 3 (0.43%) nginx
17 2 (0.29%) Sitefinity
17 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 88 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.90%) MS Office
3 11 (1.59%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) MS Project
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 60 (8.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.29%) Magento
6 1 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.91%) Office 365
2 29 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Heroku
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.72%) TCP/IP
1 5 (0.72%) Internet
2 4 (0.58%) LAN
2 4 (0.58%) WAN
3 3 (0.43%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.43%) HTTP
4 2 (0.29%) DNS
4 2 (0.29%) DHCP
4 2 (0.29%) VoIP
5 1 (0.14%) Intranet
5 1 (0.14%) Extranet
5 1 (0.14%) Firewall
5 1 (0.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (45.66%) SQL Server
2 92 (13.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 91 (13.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (7.23%) Relational Database
5 49 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 39 (5.64%) RDBMS
7 29 (4.19%) Crystal Reports
7 29 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (3.03%) MySQL
8 21 (3.03%) NoSQL
9 16 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (2.02%) MS Access
11 12 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.01%) Big Data
13 5 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.58%) SQLite
14 4 (0.58%) DTS
14 4 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 115 (16.62%) Visual Studio
2 69 (9.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (5.06%) ReSharper
4 26 (3.76%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.73%) NUnit
6 10 (1.45%) Subversion
7 8 (1.16%) Grunt
7 8 (1.16%) Yeoman
8 7 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.87%) QUnit
10 5 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.72%) Selenium
11 4 (0.58%) Xcode
11 4 (0.58%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.43%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.43%) T4 Templates
12 3 (0.43%) Expression Web
12 3 (0.43%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.29%) MSTest
13 2 (0.29%) Ant
General
1 56 (8.09%) Finance
1 56 (8.09%) Advertising
2 41 (5.92%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.32%) Legal
4 22 (3.18%) Retail
5 14 (2.02%) Law
6 11 (1.59%) Marketing
7 9 (1.30%) Banking
8 8 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.01%) Automotive
10 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Games
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 533 (77.02%) Developer
2 217 (31.36%) .NET Developer
3 134 (19.36%) C# Developer
4 110 (15.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 86 (12.43%) Software Developer
6 64 (9.25%) Senior Developer
7 57 (8.24%) Web Developer
8 54 (7.80%) ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (6.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 46 (6.65%) C# Web Developer
10 46 (6.65%) .NET Web Developer
11 44 (6.36%) Architect
12 42 (6.07%) SharePoint Developer
13 41 (5.92%) Junior
13 41 (5.92%) Junior Developer
14 40 (5.78%) Software Engineer
15 29 (4.19%) Consultant
16 28 (4.05%) Junior .NET Developer
16 28 (4.05%) Software Manager
17 26 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (50.87%) ASP.NET
2 285 (41.18%) HTML
3 248 (35.84%) CSS
4 192 (27.75%) jQuery
5 151 (21.82%) .NET Framework
6 127 (18.35%) Web Services
7 110 (15.90%) WCF
8 103 (14.88%) Ajax
9 94 (13.58%) HTML5
10 92 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 84 (12.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 79 (11.42%) XML
13 77 (11.13%) KnockoutJS
14 61 (8.82%) JSON
15 59 (8.53%) LINQ
15 59 (8.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (5.49%) WPF
17 37 (5.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 36 (5.20%) RESTful
19 33 (4.77%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.20%) Computer Science
2 32 (4.62%) Semantic Web
3 31 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.47%) User Experience
5 22 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.88%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.45%) iPhone
8 10 (1.45%) iPad
8 10 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.01%) Data Integration
9 7 (1.01%) Social Media
10 6 (0.87%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.87%) BBC
10 6 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (0.72%) Remote Sensing
11 5 (0.72%) Telematics
12 4 (0.58%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 106 (15.32%) Windows
2 17 (2.46%) Linux
3 13 (1.88%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.73%) Windows 8
5 7 (1.01%) Android
6 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.58%) UNIX
7 3 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (33.67%) MVC
3 129 (18.64%) Scrum
4 127 (18.35%) OO
5 123 (17.77%) TDD
6 102 (14.74%) CRM
7 95 (13.73%) Software Engineering
8 64 (9.25%) BDD
9 60 (8.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 46 (6.65%) Project Management
11 42 (6.07%) Web Application Development
12 39 (5.64%) Unit Testing
13 36 (5.20%) Analytics
14 34 (4.91%) Waterfall
15 28 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (4.05%) OOP
16 26 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (3.76%) Dependency Injection
16 26 (3.76%) Web Development
16 26 (3.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 547 (79.05%) C#
2 317 (45.81%) SQL
3 261 (37.72%) JavaScript
4 145 (20.95%) VB.NET
5 105 (15.17%) T-SQL
6 81 (11.71%) Java
7 61 (8.82%) VB
8 29 (4.19%) PHP
8 29 (4.19%) Ruby
9 28 (4.05%) VB6
10 14 (2.02%) VBA
11 10 (1.45%) Python
12 9 (1.30%) C
13 8 (1.16%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.01%) Perl
15 6 (0.87%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.72%) C++
16 5 (0.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 5 (0.72%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 113 (16.33%) Degree
2 68 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (5.06%) MCSD
3 35 (5.06%) MCTS
4 28 (4.05%) MCP
5 19 (2.75%) MCAD
6 12 (1.73%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.30%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.14%) ACCA
9 1 (0.14%) CIMA
9 1 (0.14%) PMP
9 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.14%) ISEB
9 1 (0.14%) MCITP
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.14%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.88%) QA
2 3 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) IAG
Systems Management
1 5 (0.72%) Puppet
2 2 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 217 (31.36%) Microsoft
2 59 (8.53%) Oracle
3 32 (4.62%) Sybase
4 18 (2.60%) Apple
4 18 (2.60%) Facebook
5 12 (1.73%) Informatica
6 9 (1.30%) IBM
6 9 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.16%) LexisNexis
8 7 (1.01%) Talend
8 7 (1.01%) Google
8 7 (1.01%) TIBCO
9 6 (0.87%) Sony
9 6 (0.87%) Adobe
9 6 (0.87%) Yahoo!
9 6 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.87%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.58%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.58%) Altova
11 3 (0.43%) SAP
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