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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 52 55 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +30
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 237 191 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.51% 4.15% 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.59% 12.00% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 210 158 111
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
2044 1592 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.90% 34.59% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1839 1355 1683
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +13 72 £37,500 - 9
Staffordshire -1 58 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Solihull +14 26 £43,000 +32.30% 7
Coventry -9 26 £41,000 -0.60% 2
Warwickshire -16 25 £50,000 +28.20% 10
Worcestershire -1 12 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Herefordshire +8 9 £30,000 -22.07%
Dudley - 1 £36,500 -
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 494 (100.00%) .NET
2 457 (92.51%) C#
3 377 (76.32%) SQL Server
4 341 (69.03%) ASP.NET
5 278 (56.28%) HTML
6 272 (55.06%) JavaScript
7 261 (52.83%) SQL
8 255 (51.62%) MVC
9 244 (49.39%) Entity Framework
10 242 (48.99%) CSS
11 229 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
12 225 (45.55%) Microsoft
13 202 (40.89%) jQuery
14 157 (31.78%) VB.NET
15 154 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC
16 149 (30.16%) T-SQL
17 147 (29.76%) WCF
18 137 (27.73%) SQL Server 2008
19 135 (27.33%) Ajax
20 124 (25.10%) TDD
21 107 (21.66%) XML
22 97 (19.64%) MS Excel
23 95 (19.23%) Scrum
23 95 (19.23%) LINQ
24 94 (19.03%) SharePoint
25 91 (18.42%) Windows
26 86 (17.41%) HTML5
27 85 (17.21%) Web Services
28 83 (16.80%) Visual Studio
29 74 (14.98%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 94 (19.03%) SharePoint
2 53 (10.73%) IIS
3 48 (9.72%) BizTalk Server
4 37 (7.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 30 (6.07%) Node.js
6 24 (4.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (3.24%) SharePoint Server
8 15 (3.04%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.21%) CMS
10 4 (0.81%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.61%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.61%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.20%) JBoss
12 1 (0.20%) Apache
12 1 (0.20%) nginx
12 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Foundation
12 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 97 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) Simulink
3 2 (0.40%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 40 (8.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.81%) Line 500
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.45%) Office 365
3 9 (1.82%) GitHub
4 7 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.82%) LAN
1 9 (1.82%) WAN
1 9 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.42%) Internet
3 3 (0.61%) Intranet
4 2 (0.40%) Modbus
4 2 (0.40%) Profibus
5 1 (0.20%) Extranet
5 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 137 (27.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (13.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 62 (12.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (8.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (6.48%) Relational Database
7 27 (5.47%) NoSQL
8 22 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.82%) MS Access
10 8 (1.62%) MySQL
11 7 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.42%) Redis
12 6 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.61%) RavenDB
15 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.20%) CouchDB
16 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (16.80%) Visual Studio
2 71 (14.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 31 (6.28%) ReSharper
4 31 (6.28%) Subversion
5 24 (4.86%) NUnit
6 8 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (1.62%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.21%) MSTest
8 5 (1.01%) JIRA
9 4 (0.81%) NetAdvantage
9 4 (0.81%) Moq
9 4 (0.81%) LLBLGen Pro
10 3 (0.61%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.61%) AccuRev
11 2 (0.40%) Maven
12 1 (0.20%) Ant
12 1 (0.20%) Selenium
12 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (6.48%) Finance
2 23 (4.66%) Advertising
3 22 (4.45%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.64%) Automotive
5 12 (2.43%) Marketing
6 9 (1.82%) Retail
7 7 (1.42%) Legal
8 6 (1.21%) Back Office
9 5 (1.01%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 434 (87.85%) Developer
2 218 (44.13%) .NET Developer
3 125 (25.30%) C# Developer
4 98 (19.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (17.00%) Senior Developer
6 80 (16.19%) Software Developer
7 66 (13.36%) Web Developer
8 61 (12.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 45 (9.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 39 (7.89%) Junior
11 37 (7.49%) Junior Developer
11 37 (7.49%) Senior .NET Developer
12 33 (6.68%) .NET Web Developer
13 31 (6.28%) SharePoint Developer
14 29 (5.87%) Senior Software Developer
15 28 (5.67%) Junior .NET Developer
15 28 (5.67%) Junior C# Developer
16 26 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
17 25 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
18 22 (4.45%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 494 (100.00%) .NET
2 341 (69.03%) ASP.NET
3 278 (56.28%) HTML
4 244 (49.39%) Entity Framework
5 242 (48.99%) CSS
6 202 (40.89%) jQuery
7 154 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 147 (29.76%) WCF
9 135 (27.33%) Ajax
10 107 (21.66%) XML
11 95 (19.23%) LINQ
12 86 (17.41%) HTML5
13 85 (17.21%) Web Services
14 73 (14.78%) KnockoutJS
15 61 (12.35%) WPF
16 57 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 56 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web API
18 54 (10.93%) AngularJS
19 50 (10.12%) WinForms
20 48 (9.72%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.68%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 17 (3.44%) Open Source
6 11 (2.23%) N-Tier
7 10 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.01%) NHS
10 3 (0.61%) New Media
11 1 (0.20%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.20%) Tandem
11 1 (0.20%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.20%) PMI
11 1 (0.20%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 91 (18.42%) Windows
2 12 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (2.02%) Android
4 6 (1.21%) Linux
5 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (51.62%) MVC
2 229 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (25.10%) TDD
4 95 (19.23%) Scrum
5 74 (14.98%) Web Development
6 70 (14.17%) OO
7 64 (12.96%) Unit Testing
8 63 (12.75%) CRM
9 60 (12.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 47 (9.51%) Mobile Development
11 45 (9.11%) Web Application Development
11 45 (9.11%) SOA
12 43 (8.70%) BDD
13 39 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (7.09%) Software Engineering
15 29 (5.87%) Configuration Management
15 29 (5.87%) Project Management
15 29 (5.87%) E-Commerce
16 25 (5.06%) OOA/OOD
17 21 (4.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 457 (92.51%) C#
2 272 (55.06%) JavaScript
3 261 (52.83%) SQL
4 157 (31.78%) VB.NET
5 149 (30.16%) T-SQL
6 52 (10.53%) VB
7 25 (5.06%) Java
8 24 (4.86%) VB6
8 24 (4.86%) Ruby
9 16 (3.24%) C
10 12 (2.43%) XAML
11 11 (2.23%) PHP
12 10 (2.02%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.42%) VBA
14 3 (0.61%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.61%) C++
14 3 (0.61%) Groovy
15 2 (0.40%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.20%) VBScript
16 1 (0.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (8.30%) Degree
2 32 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (6.07%) MCSD
4 24 (4.86%) MCTS
5 23 (4.66%) MCAD
6 22 (4.45%) MCP
7 13 (2.63%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.82%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.61%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.20%) MCPD
11 1 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.21%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) TickIT
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 225 (45.55%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.45%) Oracle
3 18 (3.64%) Adobe
4 15 (3.04%) Twitter
5 13 (2.63%) Facebook
6 10 (2.02%) DevExpress
7 8 (1.62%) Altova
8 6 (1.21%) Google
8 6 (1.21%) New Relic
9 4 (0.81%) Sage
9 4 (0.81%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.20%) Perforce
10 1 (0.20%) Telerik
10 1 (0.20%) BT
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.20%) Apple
10 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.20%) Percona
10 1 (0.20%) Xamarin
Warwick, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + generous pension + health + bonus
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Latest tech!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Cyber Media Solutions Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus pension benefit
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago