The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 210 206 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 39.03% 41.20% 30.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 78.65% 79.23% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 201 158 137
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
.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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
267 260 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 49.63% 52.00% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 252 200 184
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

.NET
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

.NET Salary Trend in Staffordshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

.NET
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -2 56 £36,250 -19.44% 27
Lichfield +6 29 £32,500 -3.70% 4
Stafford -2 25 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Tamworth +4 23 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Burton-upon-Trent +2 13 £50,000 +48.14% 4
Cannock 0 9 £25,000 -35.89%
Uttoxeter - 4 £19,000 -
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

1 336 (79.25%) C#
2 282 (66.51%) ASP.NET
3 253 (59.67%) SQL Server
4 252 (59.43%) SQL
5 190 (44.81%) VB.NET
6 151 (35.61%) HTML
7 143 (33.73%) MVC
8 132 (31.13%) CSS
9 120 (28.30%) JavaScript
10 108 (25.47%) Microsoft
11 99 (23.35%) .NET Framework
12 94 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
13 91 (21.46%) jQuery
14 88 (20.75%) VB
15 80 (18.87%) XML
16 74 (17.45%) OO
17 70 (16.51%) Visual Studio
18 64 (15.09%) Windows
19 60 (14.15%) MS Excel
20 58 (13.68%) HTML5
21 55 (12.97%) T-SQL
21 55 (12.97%) Ajax
22 54 (12.74%) WinForms
22 54 (12.74%) WCF
22 54 (12.74%) Web Development
22 54 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
23 49 (11.56%) SQL Server 2008
23 49 (11.56%) WPF
24 47 (11.08%) Finance
25 46 (10.85%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 32 (7.55%) IIS
2 29 (6.84%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.07%) Node.js
4 8 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.42%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.71%) CMS
7 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.47%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.47%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.24%) Apache
Applications
1 60 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.42%) MS Office
3 5 (1.18%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (4.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.65%) Line 500
3 6 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.71%) Epicor Vantage
6 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.83%) SaaS
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.65%) Internet
3 2 (0.47%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.47%) Intranet
3 2 (0.47%) VPN
3 2 (0.47%) HTTP
4 1 (0.24%) LAN
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.24%) FTP
4 1 (0.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (59.67%) SQL Server
2 49 (11.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (6.60%) Relational Database
3 28 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (6.13%) Crystal Reports
4 26 (6.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (4.72%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.83%) MS Access
7 11 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.94%) Big Data
8 4 (0.94%) MySQL
8 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.47%) Riak
11 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.24%) DTS
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (16.51%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.83%) NUnit
3 11 (2.59%) Subversion
3 11 (2.59%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.36%) JIRA
5 9 (2.12%) AccuRev
5 9 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.89%) MSTest
7 7 (1.65%) NetAdvantage
7 7 (1.65%) LLBLGen Pro
7 7 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (1.18%) Moq
9 5 (1.18%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.94%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.47%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.47%) PVCS
11 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (11.08%) Finance
2 13 (3.07%) Marketing
3 10 (2.36%) Back Office
4 7 (1.65%) Retail
5 5 (1.18%) Games
6 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.47%) Advertising
7 2 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 298 (70.28%) Developer
2 159 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 61 (14.39%) C# Developer
4 57 (13.44%) Senior Developer
5 50 (11.79%) Web Developer
6 40 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (8.49%) Programmer
8 34 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 32 (7.55%) Software Developer
10 31 (7.31%) Analyst
11 30 (7.08%) Team Leader
12 26 (6.13%) Senior .NET Developer
13 24 (5.66%) VB.NET Developer
14 21 (4.95%) Development Team Leader
15 20 (4.72%) Software Engineer
16 18 (4.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 18 (4.25%) Junior
17 17 (4.01%) Applications Developer
17 17 (4.01%) .NET Team Leader
17 17 (4.01%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (66.51%) ASP.NET
2 151 (35.61%) HTML
3 132 (31.13%) CSS
4 99 (23.35%) .NET Framework
5 91 (21.46%) jQuery
6 80 (18.87%) XML
7 58 (13.68%) HTML5
8 55 (12.97%) Ajax
9 54 (12.74%) WinForms
9 54 (12.74%) WCF
9 54 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 49 (11.56%) WPF
11 41 (9.67%) Web Services
12 33 (7.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 24 (5.66%) LINQ
13 24 (5.66%) CSS3
14 22 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (2.83%) RESTful
16 10 (2.36%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.84%) N-Tier
1 29 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (3.30%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.83%) Visualisation
5 10 (2.36%) Open Source
6 6 (1.42%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.94%) Statistics
7 4 (0.94%) Social Network
7 4 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (0.94%) PDA
7 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.71%) Blog
9 2 (0.47%) Physics
9 2 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.47%) SCADA
9 2 (0.47%) Online Games
9 2 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 64 (15.09%) Windows
2 7 (1.65%) Android
3 6 (1.42%) Linux
4 5 (1.18%) UNIX
4 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (33.73%) MVC
2 94 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (17.45%) OO
4 54 (12.74%) Web Development
5 46 (10.85%) TDD
5 46 (10.85%) OOP
6 34 (8.02%) Mentoring
7 32 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 31 (7.31%) Scrum
9 30 (7.08%) Software Engineering
10 28 (6.60%) Unit Testing
11 24 (5.66%) Project Management
11 24 (5.66%) SOA
12 21 (4.95%) Web Application Development
12 21 (4.95%) CRM
13 20 (4.72%) Web Design
14 18 (4.25%) Analytics
15 16 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (2.83%) Time Management
17 11 (2.59%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 336 (79.25%) C#
2 252 (59.43%) SQL
3 190 (44.81%) VB.NET
4 120 (28.30%) JavaScript
5 88 (20.75%) VB
6 55 (12.97%) T-SQL
7 32 (7.55%) VB6
8 27 (6.37%) Java
9 21 (4.95%) VBA
10 17 (4.01%) PHP
11 13 (3.07%) C++
12 10 (2.36%) Ruby
13 8 (1.89%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.42%) Erlang
14 6 (1.42%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.18%) Scala
16 4 (0.94%) Haskell
16 4 (0.94%) COBOL
16 4 (0.94%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (5.19%) Degree
2 16 (3.77%) VCP4
3 11 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.42%) ISEB
6 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.24%) MCP
7 1 (0.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.59%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.47%) Nmap
3 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.71%) Nessus
2 2 (0.47%) MOM
3 1 (0.24%) Plesk
3 1 (0.24%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 108 (25.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (1.89%) Oracle
3 7 (1.65%) Sage
3 7 (1.65%) Infragistics
4 5 (1.18%) Cognos
5 4 (0.94%) Facebook
5 4 (0.94%) Twitter
5 4 (0.94%) Google
5 4 (0.94%) Business Objects
6 3 (0.71%) Epicor
6 3 (0.71%) VMware
6 3 (0.71%) Nintex
7 2 (0.47%) Perforce
7 2 (0.47%) SAP
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe
8 1 (0.24%) Remedy
8 1 (0.24%) Nortel
8 1 (0.24%) Avaya
8 1 (0.24%) Telerik
8 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £450000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + good bens + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago