The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 9 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 Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 15 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 19.23% 46.75% 32.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 78.95% 80.00% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 8
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 24.36% 58.44% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 15
Average salary £38,000 £26,750 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.05% +9.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
West Midlands

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

.NET
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

.NET Salary Trend in Walsall

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 35 (79.55%) C#
2 30 (68.18%) SQL
3 28 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
5 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (36.36%) VB.NET
7 15 (34.09%) OO
7 15 (34.09%) OOD
7 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
9 12 (27.27%) Visual Studio
9 12 (27.27%) RDBMS
9 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
10 11 (25.00%) CRM
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
12 7 (15.91%) HTML
12 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
13 6 (13.64%) jQuery
13 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (11.36%) Ajax
14 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (11.36%) Degree
14 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (11.36%) CSS
14 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (9.09%) Validation
15 4 (9.09%) Retail
15 4 (9.09%) ETL
15 4 (9.09%) MS Excel

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 2 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (9.09%) OLAP
7 4 (9.09%) Big Data
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (4.55%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 18 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Software Developer
5 8 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (11.36%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.55%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 1 (2.27%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (2.27%) C# Programmer
10 1 (2.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 1 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (15.91%) HTML
3 6 (13.64%) jQuery
4 5 (11.36%) Ajax
4 5 (11.36%) CSS
5 4 (9.09%) MDX
6 3 (6.82%) CSS3
6 3 (6.82%) HTML5
6 3 (6.82%) XML
7 2 (4.55%) JSP
7 2 (4.55%) Web Services
7 2 (4.55%) Sass
8 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) OO
1 15 (34.09%) OOD
2 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
3 11 (25.00%) CRM
4 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.09%) Validation
5 4 (9.09%) ETL
5 4 (9.09%) Analytics
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (9.09%) Data Validation
6 3 (6.82%) Time Management
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.82%) Web Development
7 2 (4.55%) MVC
8 1 (2.27%) Android Development
8 1 (2.27%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.27%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.27%) OOP
8 1 (2.27%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C#
2 30 (68.18%) SQL
3 16 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) HND
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Telerik
3 1 (2.27%) Talend
3 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com