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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 50 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 249 179 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.57% 3.28% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.41% 9.40% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 212 165 131
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
2007 1904 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.81% 34.89% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1695 1658
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.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 29 August 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 29 August 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 79 £35,000 -7.89% 4
Birmingham +9 62 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Coventry +5 28 £37,500 +19.04% 5
Warwickshire +2 23 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Solihull -11 17 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire -2 11 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Herefordshire - 10 £31,500 - 3
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 479 (100.00%) .NET
2 416 (86.85%) C#
3 361 (75.37%) SQL Server
4 327 (68.27%) ASP.NET
5 299 (62.42%) SQL
6 234 (48.85%) MVC
7 228 (47.60%) HTML
8 217 (45.30%) Microsoft
9 196 (40.92%) CSS
10 181 (37.79%) jQuery
11 162 (33.82%) JavaScript
12 160 (33.40%) VB.NET
13 157 (32.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 138 (28.81%) WCF
15 134 (27.97%) Ajax
16 121 (25.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 116 (24.22%) Web Development
18 115 (24.01%) Web Services
19 114 (23.80%) Windows
20 100 (20.88%) XML
20 100 (20.88%) WinForms
21 99 (20.67%) TDD
22 89 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
22 89 (18.58%) T-SQL
23 86 (17.95%) LINQ
24 83 (17.33%) SQL Server 2008
25 77 (16.08%) WPF
26 75 (15.66%) HTML5
27 71 (14.82%) Visual Studio
28 69 (14.41%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 54 (11.27%) SharePoint
2 48 (10.02%) IIS
3 20 (4.18%) Node.js
4 13 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (1.46%) CMS
6 7 (1.46%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.25%) Apache
8 5 (1.04%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.21%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.21%) WordPress
10 1 (0.21%) SAS
10 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.21%) Drupal
Applications
1 59 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.30%) MS Office
3 10 (2.09%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.30%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (1.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.63%) Line 500
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.71%) Internet
2 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (75.37%) SQL Server
2 83 (17.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (11.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (11.48%) Relational Database
5 42 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (8.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (8.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (6.68%) Oracle Database
9 21 (4.38%) NoSQL
9 21 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (3.13%) RDBMS
11 14 (2.92%) MySQL
12 13 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (1.88%) Big Data
14 7 (1.46%) MongoDB
15 6 (1.25%) DB2
15 6 (1.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 6 (1.25%) Cognos Report Studio
15 6 (1.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 5 (1.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 71 (14.82%) Visual Studio
2 56 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (6.89%) Git (software)
4 31 (6.47%) Subversion
5 30 (6.26%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.46%) ReSharper
6 7 (1.46%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.04%) JIRA
8 4 (0.84%) NUnit
9 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.63%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.42%) Hudson
10 2 (0.42%) LLBLGen Pro
10 2 (0.42%) NetAdvantage
10 2 (0.42%) MorphX
General
1 38 (7.93%) Automotive
2 29 (6.05%) Finance
3 19 (3.97%) Advertising
4 17 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.51%) Retail
7 9 (1.88%) Military
7 9 (1.88%) Law
7 9 (1.88%) Legal
8 8 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.46%) Games
10 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.21%) Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 418 (87.27%) Developer
2 216 (45.09%) .NET Developer
3 126 (26.30%) C# Developer
4 102 (21.29%) Senior Developer
5 84 (17.54%) Software Developer
6 78 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 53 (11.06%) Web Developer
9 42 (8.77%) .NET Software Developer
10 36 (7.52%) Senior C# Developer
11 32 (6.68%) Senior .NET Developer
12 30 (6.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 29 (6.05%) Junior
13 29 (6.05%) VB.NET Developer
14 28 (5.85%) Junior Developer
15 24 (5.01%) Analyst
16 22 (4.59%) Applications Developer
17 19 (3.97%) Programmer
17 19 (3.97%) .NET Web Developer
17 19 (3.97%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (100.00%) .NET
2 327 (68.27%) ASP.NET
3 228 (47.60%) HTML
4 196 (40.92%) CSS
5 181 (37.79%) jQuery
6 157 (32.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 138 (28.81%) WCF
8 134 (27.97%) Ajax
9 121 (25.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 115 (24.01%) Web Services
11 100 (20.88%) XML
11 100 (20.88%) WinForms
12 86 (17.95%) LINQ
13 77 (16.08%) WPF
14 75 (15.66%) HTML5
15 37 (7.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 34 (7.10%) CSS3
17 33 (6.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (5.85%) KnockoutJS
18 28 (5.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.59%) N-Tier
2 20 (4.18%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.71%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.51%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.88%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (1.46%) Replication
8 5 (1.04%) Open Source
9 4 (0.84%) Online Gambling
9 4 (0.84%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.63%) NHS
11 2 (0.42%) iPhone
11 2 (0.42%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.42%) Social Media
11 2 (0.42%) iPad
12 1 (0.21%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.21%) FMCG
12 1 (0.21%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.21%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.21%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 114 (23.80%) Windows
2 15 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (1.88%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.88%) Android
4 8 (1.67%) Windows 8
5 7 (1.46%) Linux
5 7 (1.46%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (1.25%) UNIX
7 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (48.85%) MVC
2 116 (24.22%) Web Development
3 99 (20.67%) TDD
4 89 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (12.32%) OO
6 43 (8.98%) E-Commerce
7 35 (7.31%) Software Engineering
8 34 (7.10%) Scrum
9 29 (6.05%) SOA
10 28 (5.85%) Unit Testing
11 27 (5.64%) CRM
12 24 (5.01%) Web Application Development
13 21 (4.38%) BDD
14 19 (3.97%) OOP
15 18 (3.76%) ERP
15 18 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (3.34%) Dependency Injection
17 14 (2.92%) Information Management
17 14 (2.92%) Logistics
18 13 (2.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 416 (86.85%) C#
2 299 (62.42%) SQL
3 162 (33.82%) JavaScript
4 160 (33.40%) VB.NET
5 89 (18.58%) T-SQL
6 45 (9.39%) VB
7 25 (5.22%) C++
7 25 (5.22%) Java
8 24 (5.01%) PHP
9 17 (3.55%) VB6
10 15 (3.13%) VBA
10 15 (3.13%) C
11 14 (2.92%) Ruby
12 11 (2.30%) XAML
13 6 (1.25%) Python
13 6 (1.25%) Delphi
13 6 (1.25%) Perl
14 5 (1.04%) XPath
15 4 (0.84%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 50 (10.44%) Degree
2 29 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (4.18%) MCSD
4 7 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.63%) MCSE
6 2 (0.42%) MCTS
6 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.46%) SLA
2 2 (0.42%) QA
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 217 (45.30%) Microsoft
2 69 (14.41%) Oracle
3 15 (3.13%) Facebook
4 8 (1.67%) DevExpress
5 6 (1.25%) Cognos
5 6 (1.25%) IBM
6 5 (1.04%) AccuRev
7 4 (0.84%) EPiServer
7 4 (0.84%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.63%) Apple
8 3 (0.63%) Sage
8 3 (0.63%) SAP
8 3 (0.63%) Twitter
9 2 (0.42%) Infragistics
9 2 (0.42%) Telerik
9 2 (0.42%) Google
10 1 (0.21%) QAD
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe
10 1 (0.21%) Motorola
10 1 (0.21%) Progress
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum and benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000 + Bonus (upto 17.5%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Ross-On-Wye
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago