The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 19 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 48.72% 27.78% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 90.91% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 3
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +21.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 48.72% 30.56% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -11.84%
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 Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

.NET
Salary Trend in Dudley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Dudley region.

.NET Salary Trend in Dudley

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 20 (74.07%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) WCF
3 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
5 9 (33.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
7 4 (14.81%) Classic ASP
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
8 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.11%) VB
8 3 (11.11%) Java
8 3 (11.11%) PHP
8 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 3 (11.11%) QMS
8 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) VBA
9 2 (7.41%) Sun
9 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
9 2 (7.41%) Finance
10 1 (3.70%) Process Management
10 1 (3.70%) CSS
10 1 (3.70%) Project Management
10 1 (3.70%) HTTP

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 9 (33.33%) FoxPro Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) WCF
2 4 (14.81%) Classic ASP
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) WPF
3 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 3 (11.11%) QMS
2 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Process Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
4 9 (33.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
6 3 (11.11%) VB
6 3 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (7.41%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Sun
3 1 (3.70%) Facebook
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter