The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Programmer in their job title 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
.NET Programmer
Rank 64 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Programmer 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.79% 0.48% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.50% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 11
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
.NET Programmer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
599 603 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.78% 97.10% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 513 514 421
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

.NET Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Programmer in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

.NET Programmer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

.NET Programmer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

.NET Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited .NET Programmer in their job title 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 with .NET Programmer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
4 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
5 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
7 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
7 8 (42.11%) LINQ
7 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
8 7 (36.84%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
8 7 (36.84%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (36.84%) WinForms
8 7 (36.84%) WPF
8 7 (36.84%) WF
8 7 (36.84%) MS Office
8 7 (36.84%) Windows
8 7 (36.84%) CRM
8 7 (36.84%) Workflow
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) Degree
9 6 (31.58%) WCF
10 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (26.32%) Scrum
10 5 (26.32%) MVC
11 4 (21.05%) Open Source

.NET Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited .NET Programmer in their job title 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 with .NET Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
1 7 (36.84%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (36.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) LINQ
4 7 (36.84%) WPF
4 7 (36.84%) WF
4 7 (36.84%) WinForms
5 6 (31.58%) WCF
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) SCADA
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Workflow
3 7 (36.84%) CRM
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft