The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 31 25 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing .NET 6 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.59% 3.66% 12.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.00% 18.92% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.NET
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 23.95% 19.37% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 16
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +76.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

.NET
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

.NET Salary Trend in the Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) CRM
2 6 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
6 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Underscore.js
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) UML
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) CRM Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Developer
2 5 (55.56%) CRM Developer
2 5 (55.56%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Smarty
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 1 (11.11%) Underscore.js
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft