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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 245 227 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 42.02% 43.07% 30.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 78.27% 81.36% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 233 170 143
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £22,300 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.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
313 279 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 53.69% 52.94% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 293 215 192
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 27 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 27 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 -1 71 £35,000 -12.50% 14
Tamworth +3 33 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Lichfield +4 32 £35,000 - 1
Stafford -1 31 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Burton-upon-Trent +3 9 £50,000 +48.14% 5
Cannock -1 5 £25,000 -31.03%
Uttoxeter - 4 £19,000 -
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 349 (79.86%) C#
2 291 (66.59%) ASP.NET
3 268 (61.33%) SQL Server
4 243 (55.61%) SQL
5 188 (43.02%) VB.NET
6 157 (35.93%) MVC
7 151 (34.55%) HTML
8 130 (29.75%) CSS
9 121 (27.69%) JavaScript
10 107 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
11 103 (23.57%) .NET Framework
12 100 (22.88%) Microsoft
13 90 (20.59%) VB
14 87 (19.91%) XML
15 86 (19.68%) jQuery
16 78 (17.85%) OO
17 75 (17.16%) WCF
18 72 (16.48%) Visual Studio
19 67 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
20 64 (14.65%) Windows
21 63 (14.42%) T-SQL
21 63 (14.42%) Finance
22 62 (14.19%) HTML5
23 61 (13.96%) TDD
24 60 (13.73%) Web Development
25 57 (13.04%) WinForms
26 54 (12.36%) MS Excel
27 52 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
28 48 (10.98%) OOP
29 47 (10.76%) WPF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 28 (6.41%) IIS
2 25 (5.72%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.81%) Node.js
4 7 (1.60%) ColdFusion
5 6 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.69%) CMS
7 2 (0.46%) Apache
7 2 (0.46%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.46%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.23%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.23%) JBoss
8 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 54 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.58%) MS Office
3 5 (1.14%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.37%) Line 500
4 4 (0.92%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.46%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.29%) SaaS
2 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.83%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.14%) Internet
3 2 (0.46%) VPN
4 1 (0.23%) Intranet
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.23%) LAN
4 1 (0.23%) WAN
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (61.33%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (7.78%) NoSQL
3 34 (7.78%) Relational Database
4 31 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (3.20%) MS Access
9 12 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.14%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.92%) MySQL
12 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.46%) Riak
13 2 (0.46%) Big Data
14 1 (0.23%) QlikView
14 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (16.48%) Visual Studio
2 20 (4.58%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.35%) NUnit
4 13 (2.97%) JIRA
5 12 (2.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (2.52%) ReSharper
6 11 (2.52%) MSTest
7 10 (2.29%) Moq
8 9 (2.06%) AccuRev
9 8 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (1.37%) NetAdvantage
10 6 (1.37%) LLBLGen Pro
11 5 (1.14%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.69%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.69%) Subversion
13 2 (0.46%) LabVIEW
13 2 (0.46%) PVCS
13 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.46%) Metasploit
General
1 63 (14.42%) Finance
2 15 (3.43%) Back Office
3 14 (3.20%) Retail
3 14 (3.20%) Marketing
4 5 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.69%) Games
6 2 (0.46%) Advertising
6 2 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.23%) Legal
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 315 (72.08%) Developer
2 169 (38.67%) .NET Developer
3 66 (15.10%) C# Developer
4 61 (13.96%) Web Developer
5 52 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 38 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 38 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (6.86%) Software Developer
8 29 (6.64%) Programmer
9 25 (5.72%) Analyst
10 24 (5.49%) Team Leader
10 24 (5.49%) Senior .NET Developer
11 22 (5.03%) VB.NET Developer
12 20 (4.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (3.89%) .NET Web Developer
13 17 (3.89%) Software Engineer
14 16 (3.66%) Lead Developer
15 15 (3.43%) Development Team Leader
16 13 (2.97%) Applications Support
17 12 (2.75%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (66.59%) ASP.NET
2 151 (34.55%) HTML
3 130 (29.75%) CSS
4 103 (23.57%) .NET Framework
5 87 (19.91%) XML
6 86 (19.68%) jQuery
7 75 (17.16%) WCF
8 67 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (14.19%) HTML5
10 57 (13.04%) WinForms
11 47 (10.76%) WPF
12 45 (10.30%) Ajax
13 39 (8.92%) Web Services
14 33 (7.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 29 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 28 (6.41%) LINQ
17 22 (5.03%) CSS3
18 20 (4.58%) RESTful
18 20 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (4.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (6.64%) N-Tier
3 14 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.83%) Social Network
5 8 (1.83%) Open Source
5 8 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.92%) Tandem
6 4 (0.92%) PDA
6 4 (0.92%) Statistics
7 3 (0.69%) Blog
7 3 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.69%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.46%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.46%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.46%) User Experience
8 2 (0.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.23%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.65%) Windows
2 6 (1.37%) Linux
2 6 (1.37%) Android
3 5 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.69%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.69%) UNIX
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (35.93%) MVC
2 107 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (17.85%) OO
4 61 (13.96%) TDD
5 60 (13.73%) Web Development
6 48 (10.98%) OOP
7 38 (8.70%) Scrum
8 36 (8.24%) SOA
9 33 (7.55%) Web Application Development
10 32 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 32 (7.32%) E-Commerce
11 31 (7.09%) Unit Testing
12 27 (6.18%) Software Engineering
12 27 (6.18%) Project Management
13 21 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (4.35%) Web Design
14 19 (4.35%) BDD
15 18 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (3.43%) CRM
17 13 (2.97%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 349 (79.86%) C#
2 243 (55.61%) SQL
3 188 (43.02%) VB.NET
4 121 (27.69%) JavaScript
5 90 (20.59%) VB
6 63 (14.42%) T-SQL
7 34 (7.78%) Java
8 32 (7.32%) VB6
9 20 (4.58%) VBA
10 18 (4.12%) Ruby
11 14 (3.20%) PHP
12 12 (2.75%) C++
13 9 (2.06%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.06%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.37%) Erlang
15 5 (1.14%) Scala
16 4 (0.92%) Haskell
16 4 (0.92%) Python
16 4 (0.92%) COBOL
16 4 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (3.89%) Degree
2 10 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (1.60%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.60%) ISEB
4 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.23%) MCP
5 1 (0.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.97%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.69%) Nessus
2 2 (0.46%) MOM
2 2 (0.46%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.23%) Nmap
3 1 (0.23%) Plesk
Vendors
1 100 (22.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (1.83%) Facebook
2 8 (1.83%) Twitter
3 6 (1.37%) Sage
3 6 (1.37%) Infragistics
3 6 (1.37%) Cognos
4 5 (1.14%) Oracle
5 4 (0.92%) Business Objects
5 4 (0.92%) Google
6 3 (0.69%) VMware
6 3 (0.69%) Adobe
6 3 (0.69%) Nintex
7 2 (0.46%) SAP
7 2 (0.46%) Epicor
7 2 (0.46%) Perforce
8 1 (0.23%) Remedy
8 1 (0.23%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (0.23%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.23%) Nortel
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago