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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 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 325 312 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.97% 14.56% 13.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.47% 46.71% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 276 299 213
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £52,500
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
657 668 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.26% 31.17% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 565 618 479
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 £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 22 August 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Birmingham

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 498 (80.32%) C#
2 331 (53.39%) ASP.NET
3 324 (52.26%) SQL Server
4 270 (43.55%) SQL
5 239 (38.55%) Microsoft
6 204 (32.90%) HTML
7 180 (29.03%) CSS
8 176 (28.39%) JavaScript
9 142 (22.90%) MVC
9 142 (22.90%) jQuery
10 140 (22.58%) VB.NET
11 131 (21.13%) SharePoint
12 117 (18.87%) WCF
13 111 (17.90%) .NET Framework
14 108 (17.42%) Web Services
14 108 (17.42%) MS Excel
15 107 (17.26%) Windows
16 102 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
17 101 (16.29%) Degree
18 94 (15.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 93 (15.00%) HTML5
20 91 (14.68%) CRM
21 80 (12.90%) Visual Studio
22 74 (11.94%) OO
23 72 (11.61%) Dynamics CRM
24 70 (11.29%) Scrum
25 69 (11.13%) T-SQL
25 69 (11.13%) WPF
26 67 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
26 67 (10.81%) XML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 131 (21.13%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.55%) IIS
3 18 (2.90%) Node.js
4 13 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.29%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.29%) CMS
7 5 (0.81%) Apache
7 5 (0.81%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.48%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.48%) Sitefinity
9 3 (0.48%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.32%) FileNet
11 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.16%) nginx
11 1 (0.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 108 (17.42%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.71%) MS Office
3 13 (2.10%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.65%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 72 (11.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.65%) Magento
5 3 (0.48%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.16%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.16%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.94%) SaaS
3 4 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (0.48%) ElastiCache
4 3 (0.48%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.10%) Internet
2 6 (0.97%) Extranet
3 2 (0.32%) HTTP
3 2 (0.32%) Firewall
4 1 (0.16%) MPLS
4 1 (0.16%) Intranet
4 1 (0.16%) SAN
4 1 (0.16%) PPP
4 1 (0.16%) DNS
4 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.16%) LAN
4 1 (0.16%) VoIP
4 1 (0.16%) WAN
4 1 (0.16%) DHCP
4 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (52.26%) SQL Server
2 94 (15.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (8.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (4.03%) MS Access
8 22 (3.55%) Relational Database
9 20 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
10 14 (2.26%) RDBMS
11 13 (2.10%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.13%) MySQL
14 6 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (0.97%) Big Data
15 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
16 3 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 3 (0.48%) MongoDB
17 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
17 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 80 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 51 (8.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (5.00%) Subversion
4 16 (2.58%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.45%) NUnit
6 7 (1.13%) ReSharper
6 7 (1.13%) Selenium
7 6 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.81%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (0.65%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.32%) Maven
11 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.32%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
General
1 59 (9.52%) Finance
2 47 (7.58%) Advertising
3 28 (4.52%) Legal
4 23 (3.71%) Law
5 21 (3.39%) Automotive
6 17 (2.74%) Retail
7 14 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.94%) Banking
9 9 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.45%) Marketing
10 5 (0.81%) Games
10 5 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.32%) International Banking
11 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.16%) Military
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 509 (82.10%) Developer
2 235 (37.90%) .NET Developer
3 139 (22.42%) C# Developer
4 97 (15.65%) Software Developer
5 92 (14.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 82 (13.23%) Senior Developer
7 74 (11.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 46 (7.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 36 (5.81%) CRM Developer
10 35 (5.65%) .NET Software Developer
11 34 (5.48%) Web Developer
12 32 (5.16%) Junior
13 31 (5.00%) Junior Developer
14 26 (4.19%) Senior .NET Developer
15 25 (4.03%) Development Manager
16 24 (3.87%) .NET Web Developer
17 23 (3.71%) Software Manager
18 22 (3.55%) Software Development Manager
19 20 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM Developer
19 20 (3.23%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (53.39%) ASP.NET
2 204 (32.90%) HTML
3 180 (29.03%) CSS
4 142 (22.90%) jQuery
5 117 (18.87%) WCF
6 111 (17.90%) .NET Framework
7 108 (17.42%) Web Services
8 93 (15.00%) HTML5
9 69 (11.13%) WPF
10 67 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 67 (10.81%) XML
11 62 (10.00%) CSS3
12 55 (8.87%) Ajax
13 46 (7.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 43 (6.94%) LINQ
15 42 (6.77%) WinForms
16 30 (4.84%) Silverlight
16 30 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 27 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (3.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.90%) Computer Science
2 24 (3.87%) Mobile App
3 20 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 17 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (1.77%) iPhone
6 10 (1.61%) Semantic Web
6 10 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.29%) iPad
7 8 (1.29%) Replication
8 6 (0.97%) Physics
8 6 (0.97%) Remote Sensing
8 6 (0.97%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (0.97%) Telematics
8 6 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.81%) Social Media
10 3 (0.48%) Xbox
10 3 (0.48%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.32%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.32%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 107 (17.26%) Windows
2 19 (3.06%) Windows 8
3 16 (2.58%) Apple iOS
3 16 (2.58%) Android
4 11 (1.77%) Linux
5 8 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.29%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.48%) UNIX
8 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) HPUX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (22.90%) MVC
2 102 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (14.68%) CRM
4 74 (11.94%) OO
5 70 (11.29%) Scrum
6 62 (10.00%) TDD
6 62 (10.00%) Web Development
7 52 (8.39%) Software Engineering
8 35 (5.65%) Web Application Development
9 34 (5.48%) BDD
9 34 (5.48%) E-Commerce
10 25 (4.03%) Workflow
10 25 (4.03%) Unit Testing
11 24 (3.87%) Business Development
12 23 (3.71%) Project Management
13 21 (3.39%) Waterfall
13 21 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (2.74%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (2.58%) OOP
15 16 (2.58%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 498 (80.32%) C#
2 270 (43.55%) SQL
3 176 (28.39%) JavaScript
4 140 (22.58%) VB.NET
5 69 (11.13%) T-SQL
6 66 (10.65%) VB
7 46 (7.42%) Java
8 22 (3.55%) Ruby
9 21 (3.39%) VB6
9 21 (3.39%) PHP
10 18 (2.90%) VBA
11 17 (2.74%) C++
12 15 (2.42%) C
13 9 (1.45%) XAML
14 8 (1.29%) Python
15 6 (0.97%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.97%) Perl
16 4 (0.65%) PHP5
16 4 (0.65%) X++
16 4 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 101 (16.29%) Degree
2 42 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.94%) MCSD
4 9 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.29%) MCITP
5 8 (1.29%) MCP
6 4 (0.65%) MCTS
7 3 (0.48%) MCSE
8 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.16%) CEH
9 1 (0.16%) CISSP
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.23%) QA
2 10 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.16%) COBIT
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Nessus
1 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.16%) Puppet
1 1 (0.16%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 239 (38.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.52%) Oracle
3 17 (2.74%) Facebook
4 10 (1.61%) Sybase
5 9 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.29%) DevExpress
6 8 (1.29%) Apple
7 7 (1.13%) LexisNexis
7 7 (1.13%) IBM
8 6 (0.97%) Twitter
8 6 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.81%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.65%) Zend
11 3 (0.48%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.48%) Informatica
11 3 (0.48%) Talend
12 2 (0.32%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.32%) Trayport
12 2 (0.32%) Progress
12 2 (0.32%) HP
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