The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.57% 7.37% 10.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 41.18% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 14
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,150
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.94%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 51 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.71% 17.89% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 39 25
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
England

.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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in the Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) C#
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) CSS
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (35.00%) WCF
7 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (30.00%) XML
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (20.00%) SystemC
9 4 (20.00%) N-Tier
9 4 (20.00%) C
9 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (15.00%) Java
10 3 (15.00%) SOAP
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 3 (15.00%) Automotive
10 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (15.00%) SOA
10 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (5.00%) CRM Developer
7 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Manager
7 1 (5.00%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) WCF
4 6 (30.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) SOAP
6 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 2 (10.00%) REST
7 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (10.00%) Itk
7 2 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (20.00%) SystemC
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) OO
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.00%) MVVM
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) C
3 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) XPath
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) HL7
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
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