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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 334 309 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.59% 15.18% 13.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.76% 45.64% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 291 292 210
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
599 677 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.76% 33.25% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 532 616 493
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 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £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 1 August 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 471 (79.29%) C#
2 329 (55.39%) ASP.NET
3 312 (52.53%) SQL Server
4 269 (45.29%) SQL
5 225 (37.88%) Microsoft
6 198 (33.33%) HTML
7 170 (28.62%) JavaScript
8 166 (27.95%) CSS
9 135 (22.73%) VB.NET
10 132 (22.22%) MVC
11 130 (21.89%) jQuery
12 124 (20.88%) SharePoint
13 117 (19.70%) WCF
14 105 (17.68%) MS Excel
15 102 (17.17%) .NET Framework
16 101 (17.00%) Windows
17 97 (16.33%) Web Services
18 93 (15.66%) HTML5
18 93 (15.66%) Degree
18 93 (15.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 89 (14.98%) CRM
20 88 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
21 73 (12.29%) Visual Studio
22 71 (11.95%) WPF
23 69 (11.62%) OO
24 68 (11.45%) Dynamics CRM
25 64 (10.77%) T-SQL
26 63 (10.61%) VB
27 61 (10.27%) Web Development
28 60 (10.10%) CSS3

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 124 (20.88%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.54%) IIS
3 15 (2.53%) Node.js
4 13 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.52%) CMS
7 8 (1.35%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.84%) Apache
8 5 (0.84%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.51%) Sitefinity
10 3 (0.51%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.34%) FileNet
11 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.17%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.17%) Drupal
12 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 105 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.87%) MS Office
3 13 (2.19%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.67%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 68 (11.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.67%) Magento
5 3 (0.51%) Pivotal CRM
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.17%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.17%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.02%) SaaS
3 4 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.51%) ElastiCache
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.36%) Internet
2 6 (1.01%) Extranet
3 2 (0.34%) Firewall
3 2 (0.34%) HTTP
4 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.17%) VLAN
4 1 (0.17%) PPP
4 1 (0.17%) DNS
4 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.17%) LAN
4 1 (0.17%) VoIP
4 1 (0.17%) WAN
4 1 (0.17%) DHCP
4 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.17%) MPLS
4 1 (0.17%) Intranet
4 1 (0.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (52.53%) SQL Server
2 93 (15.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (4.21%) MS Access
8 22 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 19 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (2.53%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.68%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.18%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.18%) MySQL
13 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.67%) Big Data
14 3 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.51%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.34%) DTS
Development Applications
1 73 (12.29%) Visual Studio
2 42 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (5.22%) Subversion
4 13 (2.19%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.52%) Selenium
5 9 (1.52%) NUnit
6 7 (1.18%) WebDriver
7 6 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.84%) ReSharper
8 5 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (0.67%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.34%) Ant
11 2 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.34%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.34%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.34%) Maven
11 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 59 (9.93%) Finance
2 43 (7.24%) Advertising
3 25 (4.21%) Legal
4 19 (3.20%) Automotive
4 19 (3.20%) Law
5 13 (2.19%) Banking
5 13 (2.19%) Retail
6 12 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.68%) Marketing
8 9 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.84%) Games
10 3 (0.51%) Back Office
11 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.34%) International Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 483 (81.31%) Developer
2 232 (39.06%) .NET Developer
3 141 (23.74%) C# Developer
4 95 (15.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 91 (15.32%) Software Developer
6 78 (13.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 78 (13.13%) Senior Developer
7 45 (7.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (6.23%) Web Developer
9 33 (5.56%) CRM Developer
10 32 (5.39%) .NET Software Developer
11 28 (4.71%) Junior
12 27 (4.55%) Junior Developer
13 25 (4.21%) .NET Web Developer
14 22 (3.70%) Software Engineer
14 22 (3.70%) Development Manager
14 22 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
15 21 (3.54%) VB.NET Developer
16 20 (3.37%) Software Manager
17 19 (3.20%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (55.39%) ASP.NET
2 198 (33.33%) HTML
3 166 (27.95%) CSS
4 130 (21.89%) jQuery
5 117 (19.70%) WCF
6 102 (17.17%) .NET Framework
7 97 (16.33%) Web Services
8 93 (15.66%) HTML5
9 71 (11.95%) WPF
10 60 (10.10%) CSS3
11 58 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 57 (9.60%) XML
13 43 (7.24%) Ajax
13 43 (7.24%) WinForms
14 39 (6.57%) LINQ
15 38 (6.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 34 (5.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 33 (5.56%) Silverlight
18 21 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web API
19 16 (2.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.08%) Computer Science
2 22 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 12 (2.02%) iPhone
5 11 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (1.85%) Semantic Web
6 10 (1.68%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.52%) iPad
8 8 (1.35%) Replication
9 6 (1.01%) Social Media
9 6 (1.01%) Physics
10 4 (0.67%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.67%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.67%) Telematics
10 4 (0.67%) Remote Sensing
10 4 (0.67%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (0.51%) Xbox
12 2 (0.34%) NHS
12 2 (0.34%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.34%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 101 (17.00%) Windows
2 17 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 16 (2.69%) Android
4 15 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.85%) Linux
6 7 (1.18%) Windows Phone
6 7 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.51%) UNIX
9 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.17%) AIX
10 1 (0.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (22.22%) MVC
2 89 (14.98%) CRM
3 88 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (11.62%) OO
5 61 (10.27%) Web Development
6 60 (10.10%) Scrum
7 54 (9.09%) TDD
7 54 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 37 (6.23%) E-Commerce
9 33 (5.56%) Web Application Development
10 27 (4.55%) BDD
11 23 (3.87%) Unit Testing
12 20 (3.37%) Workflow
12 20 (3.37%) Business Development
13 18 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (2.69%) ERP
15 16 (2.69%) Project Management
15 16 (2.69%) Dependency Injection
16 15 (2.53%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 471 (79.29%) C#
2 269 (45.29%) SQL
3 170 (28.62%) JavaScript
4 135 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 64 (10.77%) T-SQL
6 63 (10.61%) VB
7 43 (7.24%) Java
8 20 (3.37%) PHP
9 18 (3.03%) VBA
9 18 (3.03%) Ruby
10 17 (2.86%) VB6
11 16 (2.69%) C++
12 15 (2.53%) C
13 8 (1.35%) XAML
14 7 (1.18%) Python
15 6 (1.01%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.84%) Perl
17 4 (0.67%) VC++
17 4 (0.67%) X++
17 4 (0.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 93 (15.66%) Degree
2 39 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.52%) MCP
5 8 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.35%) MCITP
6 7 (1.18%) MCSD
7 4 (0.67%) MCTS
8 3 (0.51%) MCSE
9 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.34%) ISEB
9 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.17%) CEH
10 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.03%) QA
2 10 (1.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) COBIT
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Nmap
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) Nessus
1 1 (0.17%) Puppet
1 1 (0.17%) CORE IMPACT
1 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 225 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.38%) Oracle
3 14 (2.36%) Facebook
4 11 (1.85%) Sybase
5 9 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.52%) Apple
6 8 (1.35%) DevExpress
7 7 (1.18%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.18%) IBM
8 6 (1.01%) Twitter
9 5 (0.84%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.67%) Zend
10 4 (0.67%) LexisNexis
11 2 (0.34%) Kofax
11 2 (0.34%) HP
11 2 (0.34%) Borland
11 2 (0.34%) Informatica
11 2 (0.34%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.34%) Progress
11 2 (0.34%) Siebel
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