The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 24.00% 28.57% 25.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 85.71% 85.71% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 7
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +56.25%
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 Dudley region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 28.00% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.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 19 December 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) VB
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) VB6
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) User Experience
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
4 4 (30.77%) QMS
4 4 (30.77%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) Process Management
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) VC++
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
1 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
1 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
1 4 (30.77%) QMS
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) VB
2 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) VB6
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) VC++
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Delphi
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft