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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 47 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +9
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 238 170 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.44% 3.08% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.95% 8.10% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 219 161 108
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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
1991 2100 1999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.18% 38.04% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1869 1778
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
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 11 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 11 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 +27 89 £37,500 +11.94% 5
Birmingham +11 51 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Warwickshire +14 29 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Coventry +7 29 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Solihull -19 13 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire 0 12 £43,500 +8.75% 2
Herefordshire - 2 £31,500 -
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 435 (100.00%) .NET
2 377 (86.67%) C#
3 328 (75.40%) SQL Server
4 303 (69.66%) ASP.NET
5 276 (63.45%) SQL
6 222 (51.03%) MVC
7 213 (48.97%) HTML
8 180 (41.38%) CSS
9 168 (38.62%) Microsoft
10 164 (37.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 163 (37.47%) jQuery
12 151 (34.71%) VB.NET
13 141 (32.41%) JavaScript
14 132 (30.34%) WCF
15 123 (28.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 111 (25.52%) Ajax
17 104 (23.91%) Web Development
18 103 (23.68%) Windows
19 100 (22.99%) Web Services
20 98 (22.53%) TDD
21 92 (21.15%) WinForms
22 90 (20.69%) XML
23 89 (20.46%) Agile Software Development
24 85 (19.54%) T-SQL
25 75 (17.24%) HTML5
26 73 (16.78%) WPF
27 70 (16.09%) SQL Server 2008
27 70 (16.09%) LINQ
28 66 (15.17%) Oracle
29 64 (14.71%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 11 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 46 (10.57%) IIS
2 45 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.22%) Node.js
4 12 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.15%) Apache
7 4 (0.92%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.92%) CMS
8 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.46%) FileNet
10 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.23%) SAS
10 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.23%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 55 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.53%) InfoPath
3 10 (2.30%) MS Office
4 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.53%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.46%) Line 500
4 1 (0.23%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.23%) Heroku
2 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.53%) Internet
2 2 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (75.40%) SQL Server
2 70 (16.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (11.26%) Relational Database
5 39 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 37 (8.51%) Oracle Database
7 33 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (7.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (5.06%) Crystal Reports
10 20 (4.60%) RDBMS
11 16 (3.68%) MySQL
12 14 (3.22%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (3.22%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.61%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.92%) Big Data
16 2 (0.46%) QlikView
16 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
16 2 (0.46%) MS Access
17 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 64 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 39 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (7.59%) Oracle Forms
4 23 (5.29%) Subversion
4 23 (5.29%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.07%) NUnit
5 9 (2.07%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.15%) JIRA
7 3 (0.69%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.69%) Hudson
8 2 (0.46%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.23%) MorphX
9 1 (0.23%) NetAdvantage
9 1 (0.23%) LLBLGen Pro
9 1 (0.23%) MSTest
9 1 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.23%) Moq
General
1 42 (9.66%) Automotive
2 28 (6.44%) Finance
3 14 (3.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (3.22%) Manufacturing
3 14 (3.22%) Advertising
4 11 (2.53%) Retail
4 11 (2.53%) Legal
5 10 (2.30%) Military
5 10 (2.30%) Law
6 8 (1.84%) Games
7 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.69%) Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 375 (86.21%) Developer
2 184 (42.30%) .NET Developer
3 116 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 107 (24.60%) Senior Developer
5 75 (17.24%) Software Developer
6 71 (16.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 58 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 52 (11.95%) Web Developer
9 37 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 37 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
10 35 (8.05%) Senior C# Developer
11 33 (7.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (5.75%) VB.NET Developer
13 24 (5.52%) Software Engineer
14 23 (5.29%) Applications Developer
14 23 (5.29%) Junior
15 22 (5.06%) Programmer
15 22 (5.06%) Junior Developer
16 21 (4.83%) SQL Developer
17 19 (4.37%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (100.00%) .NET
2 303 (69.66%) ASP.NET
3 213 (48.97%) HTML
4 180 (41.38%) CSS
5 164 (37.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 163 (37.47%) jQuery
7 132 (30.34%) WCF
8 123 (28.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 111 (25.52%) Ajax
10 100 (22.99%) Web Services
11 92 (21.15%) WinForms
12 90 (20.69%) XML
13 75 (17.24%) HTML5
14 73 (16.78%) WPF
15 70 (16.09%) LINQ
16 37 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 32 (7.36%) CSS3
18 30 (6.90%) XSLT
19 24 (5.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 21 (4.83%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.52%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.60%) N-Tier
3 12 (2.76%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.84%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.84%) Replication
6 4 (0.92%) Online Gambling
6 4 (0.92%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (0.92%) iPhone
6 4 (0.92%) Social Media
7 3 (0.69%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.69%) NHS
8 2 (0.46%) iPad
8 2 (0.46%) Open Source
9 1 (0.23%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.23%) New Media
9 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.23%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 103 (23.68%) Windows
2 12 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (2.76%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.07%) Android
4 8 (1.84%) Windows 8
4 8 (1.84%) Linux
5 7 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.46%) UNIX
7 1 (0.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (51.03%) MVC
2 104 (23.91%) Web Development
3 98 (22.53%) TDD
4 89 (20.46%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (12.41%) OO
6 41 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 40 (9.20%) Software Engineering
8 30 (6.90%) Scrum
9 29 (6.67%) SOA
10 25 (5.75%) Unit Testing
11 23 (5.29%) Dependency Injection
12 22 (5.06%) Web Application Development
12 22 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (3.91%) AOP
13 17 (3.91%) CRM
14 16 (3.68%) ERP
15 14 (3.22%) OOP
15 14 (3.22%) Information Management
16 13 (2.99%) OOD
17 11 (2.53%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 377 (86.67%) C#
2 276 (63.45%) SQL
3 151 (34.71%) VB.NET
4 141 (32.41%) JavaScript
5 85 (19.54%) T-SQL
6 43 (9.89%) VB
7 30 (6.90%) C++
8 26 (5.98%) Java
9 23 (5.29%) PHP
10 17 (3.91%) VBA
11 16 (3.68%) C
12 14 (3.22%) VB6
13 8 (1.84%) Ruby
14 7 (1.61%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.15%) Python
15 5 (1.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 5 (1.15%) XAML
15 5 (1.15%) Delphi
15 5 (1.15%) Perl
16 4 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 45 (10.34%) Degree
2 24 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.76%) MCSD
4 3 (0.69%) MCSE
5 2 (0.46%) MCTS
5 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.46%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 168 (38.62%) Microsoft
2 66 (15.17%) Oracle
3 8 (1.84%) DevExpress
4 6 (1.38%) Facebook
5 5 (1.15%) AccuRev
5 5 (1.15%) Telerik
6 3 (0.69%) SAP
6 3 (0.69%) Apple
7 2 (0.46%) Sage
7 2 (0.46%) Kofax
7 2 (0.46%) IBM
8 1 (0.23%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.23%) QAD
8 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.23%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.23%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe
8 1 (0.23%) Progress
8 1 (0.23%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.23%) Rackspace
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + executive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum and benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + flexi-time etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 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: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Pension, Private Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, 25 days per annum
Posted: 8 days ago