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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 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 320 298 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.61% 14.13% 14.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.44% 45.99% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 282 284 213
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
.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
689 648 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.31% 30.73% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 608 604 433
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 30 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 501 (79.15%) C#
2 318 (50.24%) SQL Server
3 308 (48.66%) ASP.NET
4 267 (42.18%) SQL
5 235 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
6 229 (36.18%) Microsoft
7 204 (32.23%) HTML
8 182 (28.75%) CSS
9 173 (27.33%) JavaScript
10 155 (24.49%) VB.NET
11 144 (22.75%) MVC
12 143 (22.59%) SharePoint
13 140 (22.12%) jQuery
14 113 (17.85%) Web Services
15 112 (17.69%) Windows
16 111 (17.54%) WCF
17 110 (17.38%) .NET Framework
17 110 (17.38%) Degree
17 110 (17.38%) MS Excel
18 103 (16.27%) CRM
19 94 (14.85%) OO
20 93 (14.69%) Scrum
20 93 (14.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 81 (12.80%) HTML5
22 80 (12.64%) Dynamics CRM
22 80 (12.64%) Visual Studio
23 71 (11.22%) T-SQL
23 71 (11.22%) XML
23 71 (11.22%) TDD
24 68 (10.74%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 143 (22.59%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.42%) SharePoint 2010
3 24 (3.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 23 (3.63%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (3.32%) IIS
6 17 (2.69%) Node.js
7 8 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.11%) CMS
8 7 (1.11%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.11%) Apache
9 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.63%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.32%) nginx
11 2 (0.32%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.32%) Drupal
12 1 (0.16%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 110 (17.38%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.58%) MS Office
3 11 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.32%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 80 (12.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.26%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.63%) Magento
5 3 (0.47%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.16%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.42%) Office 365
3 8 (1.26%) SaaS
4 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) Heroku
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.26%) Internet
2 3 (0.47%) Extranet
2 3 (0.47%) HTTP
3 2 (0.32%) Firewall
3 2 (0.32%) DHCP
3 2 (0.32%) DNS
4 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.16%) SAN
4 1 (0.16%) Intranet
4 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.16%) LAN
4 1 (0.16%) VoIP
4 1 (0.16%) WAN
4 1 (0.16%) VLAN
4 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.16%) PPP
4 1 (0.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (50.24%) SQL Server
2 93 (14.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (4.58%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (3.16%) MS Access
7 19 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
7 19 (3.00%) RDBMS
8 16 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (2.21%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.26%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.11%) MySQL
12 6 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (0.95%) Big Data
13 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.32%) DTS
14 2 (0.32%) ActiveReports
14 2 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 80 (12.64%) Visual Studio
2 59 (9.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (3.00%) Subversion
4 17 (2.69%) Git (software)
5 15 (2.37%) ReSharper
6 11 (1.74%) NUnit
7 9 (1.42%) Selenium
8 7 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.79%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.79%) Jenkins
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%) T4 Templates
12 3 (0.47%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
13 2 (0.32%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.32%) Maven
General
1 68 (10.74%) Finance
2 46 (7.27%) Advertising
3 25 (3.95%) Legal
4 21 (3.32%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.32%) Retail
5 18 (2.84%) Law
6 14 (2.21%) Automotive
7 11 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.42%) Marketing
9 6 (0.95%) Banking
10 5 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.47%) Games
12 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Military
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 497 (78.52%) Developer
2 213 (33.65%) .NET Developer
3 119 (18.80%) C# Developer
4 95 (15.01%) Software Developer
5 89 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 67 (10.58%) Senior Developer
7 61 (9.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (6.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (6.32%) CRM Developer
10 37 (5.85%) Junior
10 37 (5.85%) Web Developer
11 36 (5.69%) Junior Developer
12 30 (4.74%) Software Manager
13 29 (4.58%) Architect
14 28 (4.42%) Development Manager
14 28 (4.42%) SharePoint Developer
14 28 (4.42%) .NET Software Developer
15 26 (4.11%) Software Engineer
15 26 (4.11%) Consultant
15 26 (4.11%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (48.66%) ASP.NET
2 204 (32.23%) HTML
3 182 (28.75%) CSS
4 140 (22.12%) jQuery
5 113 (17.85%) Web Services
6 111 (17.54%) WCF
7 110 (17.38%) .NET Framework
8 81 (12.80%) HTML5
9 71 (11.22%) XML
10 67 (10.58%) Ajax
10 67 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (9.00%) WPF
12 50 (7.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 50 (7.90%) LINQ
13 45 (7.11%) CSS3
14 32 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (4.90%) WinForms
16 29 (4.58%) Silverlight
17 28 (4.42%) KnockoutJS
18 23 (3.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.90%) Computer Science
2 29 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.16%) Mathematics
5 15 (2.37%) Semantic Web
6 11 (1.74%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.58%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.42%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.26%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.11%) Physics
10 7 (1.11%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.11%) iPhone
11 6 (0.95%) Remote Sensing
11 6 (0.95%) Telematics
11 6 (0.95%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (0.95%) User Experience
11 6 (0.95%) iPad
12 2 (0.32%) Xbox
12 2 (0.32%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 112 (17.69%) Windows
2 19 (3.00%) Windows 8
3 15 (2.37%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.05%) Android
5 8 (1.26%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.26%) Linux
6 7 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.47%) UNIX
8 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.32%) 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
1 235 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (22.75%) MVC
3 103 (16.27%) CRM
4 94 (14.85%) OO
5 93 (14.69%) Scrum
6 71 (11.22%) TDD
7 63 (9.95%) Software Engineering
8 48 (7.58%) Web Development
8 48 (7.58%) BDD
9 35 (5.53%) Web Application Development
10 32 (5.06%) Business Development
10 32 (5.06%) Unit Testing
11 31 (4.90%) Project Management
12 30 (4.74%) Waterfall
13 29 (4.58%) E-Commerce
14 27 (4.27%) Workflow
15 25 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
16 23 (3.63%) Responsive Web Design
17 22 (3.48%) Mentoring
18 21 (3.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 501 (79.15%) C#
2 267 (42.18%) SQL
3 173 (27.33%) JavaScript
4 155 (24.49%) VB.NET
5 71 (11.22%) T-SQL
6 64 (10.11%) VB
7 57 (9.00%) Java
8 24 (3.79%) VB6
9 23 (3.63%) Ruby
10 17 (2.69%) PHP
11 16 (2.53%) C++
12 14 (2.21%) VBA
13 10 (1.58%) C
14 9 (1.42%) XAML
15 8 (1.26%) Python
16 6 (0.95%) Perl
16 6 (0.95%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.95%) X++
16 6 (0.95%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 110 (17.38%) Degree
2 49 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.69%) MCSD
3 17 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.21%) MCTS
5 11 (1.74%) MCP
6 8 (1.26%) MCITP
7 6 (0.95%) MCAD
8 2 (0.32%) 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 (2.53%) QA
2 10 (1.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.16%) COBIT
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) 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
1 229 (36.18%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.16%) Oracle
3 18 (2.84%) Facebook
4 15 (2.37%) Sybase
5 10 (1.58%) IBM
5 10 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.26%) DevExpress
6 8 (1.26%) LexisNexis
7 7 (1.11%) Talend
7 7 (1.11%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.11%) Informatica
8 6 (0.95%) Apple
8 6 (0.95%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.79%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.63%) Zend
11 3 (0.47%) Siebel
12 2 (0.32%) Progress
12 2 (0.32%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.32%) Borland
12 2 (0.32%) HP
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + part-time / home working
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + training & development
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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Salary: From £29,559 to £32,101 per annum
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