The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 31 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 49 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 241 170 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.47% 3.05% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.93% 8.39% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 218 164 113
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2020 2026 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.46% 36.39% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1723 1805 1710
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Staffordshire +24 88 £37,250 +6.42% 10
Birmingham +17 54 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Coventry +10 28 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Warwickshire -3 22 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Solihull -14 15 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -1 13 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Herefordshire - 4 £31,500 - 1
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 451 (100.00%) .NET
2 384 (85.14%) C#
3 345 (76.50%) SQL Server
4 311 (68.96%) ASP.NET
5 292 (64.75%) SQL
6 221 (49.00%) HTML
6 221 (49.00%) MVC
7 194 (43.02%) Microsoft
8 182 (40.35%) CSS
9 162 (35.92%) jQuery
10 159 (35.25%) VB.NET
11 148 (32.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 146 (32.37%) JavaScript
13 131 (29.05%) WCF
14 119 (26.39%) Ajax
15 116 (25.72%) ASP.NET MVC
16 111 (24.61%) Windows
17 109 (24.17%) Web Development
18 104 (23.06%) Web Services
19 98 (21.73%) WinForms
20 91 (20.18%) TDD
21 90 (19.96%) XML
22 89 (19.73%) T-SQL
23 86 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
24 78 (17.29%) HTML5
25 76 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
25 76 (16.85%) LINQ
26 73 (16.19%) WPF
27 70 (15.52%) Visual Studio
28 68 (15.08%) Oracle

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (10.86%) IIS
2 44 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.55%) Node.js
4 10 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.77%) CMS
5 8 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (1.55%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.11%) Apache
8 4 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.22%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.22%) WordPress
10 1 (0.22%) Drupal
10 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 63 (13.97%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.44%) MS Office
3 10 (2.22%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.67%) Line 500
3 3 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.22%) Heroku
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.10%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (76.50%) SQL Server
2 76 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (11.97%) Relational Database
5 43 (9.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 38 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (7.76%) Oracle Database
8 34 (7.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
10 18 (3.99%) RDBMS
11 17 (3.77%) NoSQL
12 15 (3.33%) MySQL
13 14 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (1.55%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.55%) Big Data
15 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
16 3 (0.67%) Cognos Report Studio
16 3 (0.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 3 (0.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 70 (15.52%) Visual Studio
2 46 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (6.87%) Oracle Forms
4 27 (5.99%) Git (software)
4 27 (5.99%) Subversion
5 8 (1.77%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.55%) NUnit
7 5 (1.11%) JIRA
7 5 (1.11%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.67%) Hudson
8 3 (0.67%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.44%) NetAdvantage
9 2 (0.44%) LLBLGen Pro
10 1 (0.22%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.22%) Moq
10 1 (0.22%) MSTest
10 1 (0.22%) MorphX
General
1 42 (9.31%) Automotive
2 26 (5.76%) Finance
3 18 (3.99%) Advertising
4 14 (3.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (3.10%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.44%) Retail
6 10 (2.22%) Law
6 10 (2.22%) Military
7 9 (2.00%) Legal
8 8 (1.77%) Games
9 6 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.67%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 387 (85.81%) Developer
2 192 (42.57%) .NET Developer
3 118 (26.16%) C# Developer
4 103 (22.84%) Senior Developer
5 83 (18.40%) Software Developer
6 70 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (12.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 49 (10.86%) Web Developer
9 41 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
10 35 (7.76%) Senior C# Developer
11 34 (7.54%) Senior .NET Developer
12 29 (6.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 29 (6.43%) VB.NET Developer
13 25 (5.54%) Junior
14 24 (5.32%) Junior Developer
15 23 (5.10%) Software Engineer
15 23 (5.10%) Applications Developer
16 22 (4.88%) Programmer
17 21 (4.66%) Analyst
18 19 (4.21%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 451 (100.00%) .NET
2 311 (68.96%) ASP.NET
3 221 (49.00%) HTML
4 182 (40.35%) CSS
5 162 (35.92%) jQuery
6 148 (32.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 131 (29.05%) WCF
8 119 (26.39%) Ajax
9 116 (25.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 104 (23.06%) Web Services
11 98 (21.73%) WinForms
12 90 (19.96%) XML
13 78 (17.29%) HTML5
14 76 (16.85%) LINQ
15 73 (16.19%) WPF
16 37 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 35 (7.76%) CSS3
18 28 (6.21%) XSLT
18 28 (6.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 22 (4.88%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.10%) N-Tier
2 22 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.77%) Replication
5 8 (1.77%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.55%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (1.11%) Online Gambling
8 4 (0.89%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.67%) Open Source
9 3 (0.67%) NHS
10 2 (0.44%) iPhone
10 2 (0.44%) iPad
10 2 (0.44%) Social Media
11 1 (0.22%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.22%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.22%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 111 (24.61%) Windows
2 14 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.00%) Android
5 8 (1.77%) Windows 8
6 7 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (1.33%) Linux
8 3 (0.67%) UNIX
9 1 (0.22%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (49.00%) MVC
2 109 (24.17%) Web Development
3 91 (20.18%) TDD
4 86 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (13.08%) OO
6 41 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 39 (8.65%) Software Engineering
8 32 (7.10%) Scrum
9 30 (6.65%) Unit Testing
10 29 (6.43%) SOA
11 24 (5.32%) Web Application Development
12 22 (4.88%) CRM
12 22 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (3.77%) Dependency Injection
13 17 (3.77%) ERP
13 17 (3.77%) OOP
14 15 (3.33%) BDD
15 14 (3.10%) Information Management
16 13 (2.88%) Logistics
16 13 (2.88%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 384 (85.14%) C#
2 292 (64.75%) SQL
3 159 (35.25%) VB.NET
4 146 (32.37%) JavaScript
5 89 (19.73%) T-SQL
6 42 (9.31%) VB
7 26 (5.76%) Java
7 26 (5.76%) C++
8 21 (4.66%) PHP
9 16 (3.55%) VBA
10 15 (3.33%) VB6
11 13 (2.88%) C
12 10 (2.22%) Ruby
13 6 (1.33%) XAML
14 5 (1.11%) XPath
14 5 (1.11%) Python
14 5 (1.11%) Delphi
14 5 (1.11%) Perl
14 5 (1.11%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 47 (10.42%) Degree
2 26 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.10%) MCSD
4 4 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.67%) MCSE
6 2 (0.44%) MCTS
6 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.89%) SLA
2 2 (0.44%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 194 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 68 (15.08%) Oracle
3 9 (2.00%) Facebook
4 8 (1.77%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.11%) AccuRev
5 5 (1.11%) Sitecore
6 4 (0.89%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.67%) Cognos
7 3 (0.67%) SAP
7 3 (0.67%) IBM
7 3 (0.67%) Apple
7 3 (0.67%) Sage
7 3 (0.67%) Telerik
8 2 (0.44%) Google
8 2 (0.44%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.44%) Twitter
9 1 (0.22%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.22%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe
Warwick, Warwickshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stone, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum and benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000 + Bonus (upto 17.5%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: ''s highly negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + share options, pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days annual leave + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago