The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 49 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 236 180 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.70% 4.07% 3.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.70% 11.39% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 214 160 154
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.NET Framework
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1722 1580 2057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.28% 35.73% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1363 1869
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 26 January 2015.

.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 26 January 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
Birmingham +12 88 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Staffordshire -1 47 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Warwickshire +4 39 £40,000 +11.11% 7
Coventry +7 31 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Solihull +3 12 £50,000 +48.14% 4
Herefordshire +6 8 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Worcestershire 0 4 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Dudley 0 2 £36,500 -14.11%
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 502 (100.00%) .NET
2 454 (90.44%) C#
3 380 (75.70%) SQL Server
4 351 (69.92%) ASP.NET
5 292 (58.17%) HTML
6 275 (54.78%) JavaScript
7 269 (53.59%) SQL
8 267 (53.19%) CSS
9 266 (52.99%) MVC
10 254 (50.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 248 (49.40%) Microsoft
12 241 (48.01%) jQuery
13 229 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
14 178 (35.46%) Ajax
15 151 (30.08%) T-SQL
16 137 (27.29%) VB.NET
16 137 (27.29%) SQL Server 2008
17 136 (27.09%) ASP.NET MVC
18 129 (25.70%) TDD
19 117 (23.31%) WCF
20 104 (20.72%) LINQ
21 101 (20.12%) Visual Studio
22 100 (19.92%) Scrum
23 97 (19.32%) SharePoint
24 94 (18.73%) Web Development
25 93 (18.53%) KnockoutJS
26 92 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
27 89 (17.73%) Web Services
27 89 (17.73%) XML
28 88 (17.53%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 97 (19.32%) SharePoint
2 57 (11.35%) IIS
3 50 (9.96%) BizTalk Server
4 31 (6.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 24 (4.78%) Node.js
5 24 (4.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (2.59%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (2.39%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.80%) CMS
9 3 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.20%) nginx
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (0.20%) WordPress
10 1 (0.20%) Drupal
10 1 (0.20%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.20%) Apache
10 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 79 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 36 (7.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.80%) Line 500
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (4.78%) Office 365
3 11 (2.19%) GitHub
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.79%) LAN
1 9 (1.79%) WAN
1 9 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.39%) Internet
3 5 (1.00%) Intranet
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
4 1 (0.20%) Extranet
4 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (75.70%) SQL Server
2 137 (27.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (14.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 68 (13.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (6.37%) Relational Database
7 31 (6.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (2.79%) NoSQL
9 13 (2.59%) DB2
9 13 (2.59%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 13 (2.59%) Cognos Report Studio
9 13 (2.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 7 (1.39%) Redis
11 6 (1.20%) MS Access
11 6 (1.20%) MySQL
12 4 (0.80%) Big Data
12 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.60%) QlikView
13 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 101 (20.12%) Visual Studio
2 92 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (7.77%) Git (software)
4 36 (7.17%) ReSharper
5 31 (6.18%) Subversion
6 10 (1.99%) NUnit
7 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (1.20%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.80%) LLBLGen Pro
8 4 (0.80%) NetAdvantage
9 2 (0.40%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.40%) MSTest
9 2 (0.40%) Hudson
10 1 (0.20%) MorphX
10 1 (0.20%) JIRA
10 1 (0.20%) Selenium
10 1 (0.20%) MSI
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
General
1 34 (6.77%) Telecoms
2 28 (5.58%) Advertising
3 24 (4.78%) Automotive
4 16 (3.19%) Finance
5 9 (1.79%) Marketing
6 8 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.20%) Legal
7 6 (1.20%) Retail
8 2 (0.40%) Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 430 (85.66%) Developer
2 207 (41.24%) .NET Developer
3 111 (22.11%) C# Developer
4 94 (18.73%) Senior Developer
5 88 (17.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 71 (14.14%) Software Developer
7 65 (12.95%) Web Developer
8 51 (10.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 44 (8.76%) .NET Web Developer
10 36 (7.17%) Junior
10 36 (7.17%) C# Web Developer
11 34 (6.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (6.77%) Junior Developer
12 30 (5.98%) SharePoint Developer
13 28 (5.58%) Analyst
14 27 (5.38%) Senior Software Developer
15 25 (4.98%) Applications Developer
16 22 (4.38%) Senior .NET Developer
17 20 (3.98%) Junior .NET Developer
18 19 (3.78%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 502 (100.00%) .NET
2 351 (69.92%) ASP.NET
3 292 (58.17%) HTML
4 267 (53.19%) CSS
5 254 (50.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 241 (48.01%) jQuery
7 178 (35.46%) Ajax
8 136 (27.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 117 (23.31%) WCF
10 104 (20.72%) LINQ
11 93 (18.53%) KnockoutJS
12 89 (17.73%) Web Services
12 89 (17.73%) XML
13 85 (16.93%) HTML5
14 74 (14.74%) AngularJS
15 71 (14.14%) WPF
16 64 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 52 (10.36%) JSON
18 50 (9.96%) ASP.NET Web API
19 46 (9.16%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.19%) Client/Server
4 13 (2.59%) N-Tier
4 13 (2.59%) Visualisation
5 11 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.99%) Open Source
7 9 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.00%) New Media
10 4 (0.80%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.20%) Tandem
12 1 (0.20%) User Experience
12 1 (0.20%) Online Gambling
12 1 (0.20%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.20%) FMCG
12 1 (0.20%) PMI
12 1 (0.20%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 88 (17.53%) Windows
2 8 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (1.39%) Linux
4 3 (0.60%) UNIX
5 2 (0.40%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (52.99%) MVC
2 229 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (25.70%) TDD
4 100 (19.92%) Scrum
5 94 (18.73%) Web Development
6 75 (14.94%) CRM
7 74 (14.74%) Responsive Web Design
8 61 (12.15%) OO
9 47 (9.36%) BDD
10 39 (7.77%) Unit Testing
11 37 (7.37%) E-Commerce
12 31 (6.18%) Web Application Development
13 27 (5.38%) Software Engineering
14 26 (5.18%) OOA/OOD
14 26 (5.18%) Dependency Injection
15 19 (3.78%) SOA
15 19 (3.78%) Project Management
16 17 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (2.99%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 454 (90.44%) C#
2 275 (54.78%) JavaScript
3 269 (53.59%) SQL
4 151 (30.08%) T-SQL
5 137 (27.29%) VB.NET
6 29 (5.78%) VB
7 22 (4.38%) PHP
8 20 (3.98%) XAML
9 18 (3.59%) Ruby
10 14 (2.79%) Java
11 11 (2.19%) VB6
12 6 (1.20%) C
13 5 (1.00%) VBA
13 5 (1.00%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.80%) C++
15 2 (0.40%) Perl
16 1 (0.20%) Delphi
16 1 (0.20%) VC++
16 1 (0.20%) Python
16 1 (0.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 47 (9.36%) Degree
2 40 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (7.37%) MCSD
4 24 (4.78%) MCAD
4 24 (4.78%) MCTS
5 23 (4.58%) MCP
6 6 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.40%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.20%) MCPD
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.99%) SLA
2 6 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 248 (49.40%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.58%) Oracle
3 18 (3.59%) Twitter
4 15 (2.99%) Facebook
5 13 (2.59%) Cognos
5 13 (2.59%) IBM
6 10 (1.99%) DevExpress
7 9 (1.79%) Adobe
8 8 (1.59%) Altova
9 7 (1.39%) Google
10 6 (1.20%) New Relic
11 4 (0.80%) Infragistics
11 4 (0.80%) Sage
12 3 (0.60%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.40%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.40%) Telerik
14 1 (0.20%) Perforce
14 1 (0.20%) Open Text
14 1 (0.20%) AccuRev
14 1 (0.20%) BT
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + great workplace!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Free Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago