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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 50 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 240 172 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.46% 3.11% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.85% 8.40% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 220 164 115
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 £22,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
2026 2048 1976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.63% 36.99% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1822 1738
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
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 24 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 24 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 +22 86 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Birmingham +10 52 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Coventry +8 31 £37,500 +3.44% 6
Warwickshire +1 25 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Solihull -16 15 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire +2 13 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Herefordshire - 4 £31,500 -
.NET Framework
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 439 (100.00%) .NET
2 376 (85.65%) C#
3 337 (76.77%) SQL Server
4 305 (69.48%) ASP.NET
5 286 (65.15%) SQL
6 219 (49.89%) MVC
7 217 (49.43%) HTML
8 180 (41.00%) Microsoft
9 177 (40.32%) CSS
10 160 (36.45%) VB.NET
11 158 (35.99%) jQuery
12 151 (34.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 143 (32.57%) JavaScript
14 129 (29.38%) WCF
15 117 (26.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 116 (26.42%) Ajax
17 108 (24.60%) Windows
18 105 (23.92%) Web Development
19 101 (23.01%) Web Services
20 97 (22.10%) WinForms
21 92 (20.96%) TDD
22 91 (20.73%) XML
23 88 (20.05%) T-SQL
23 88 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
24 77 (17.54%) HTML5
25 74 (16.86%) LINQ
25 74 (16.86%) SQL Server 2008
25 74 (16.86%) WPF
26 67 (15.26%) Oracle
26 67 (15.26%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (10.48%) IIS
2 44 (10.02%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.42%) Node.js
4 10 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.14%) Apache
6 5 (1.14%) CMS
7 4 (0.91%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.23%) SAS
10 1 (0.23%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 59 (13.44%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.51%) MS Office
3 10 (2.28%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.51%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.68%) Line 500
4 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (76.77%) SQL Server
2 74 (16.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (11.85%) Relational Database
5 42 (9.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 36 (8.20%) Oracle Database
7 35 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (7.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (5.01%) Crystal Reports
10 19 (4.33%) RDBMS
11 16 (3.64%) NoSQL
12 15 (3.42%) MySQL
13 14 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (1.59%) MongoDB
15 6 (1.37%) Big Data
16 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 2 (0.46%) QlikView
17 2 (0.46%) MS Access
18 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
18 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 67 (15.26%) Visual Studio
2 42 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (7.29%) Oracle Forms
4 25 (5.69%) Subversion
5 24 (5.47%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.82%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.59%) NUnit
8 5 (1.14%) JIRA
9 4 (0.91%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.68%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.68%) Hudson
10 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.46%) LLBLGen Pro
11 2 (0.46%) NetAdvantage
12 1 (0.23%) MorphX
12 1 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
12 1 (0.23%) Moq
12 1 (0.23%) MSTest
General
1 43 (9.79%) Automotive
2 26 (5.92%) Finance
3 15 (3.42%) Advertising
4 14 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (2.51%) Retail
6 10 (2.28%) Military
6 10 (2.28%) Law
7 9 (2.05%) Legal
8 8 (1.82%) Games
9 5 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.68%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Marketing
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 381 (86.79%) Developer
2 188 (42.82%) .NET Developer
3 115 (26.20%) C# Developer
4 105 (23.92%) Senior Developer
5 80 (18.22%) Software Developer
6 68 (15.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (12.98%) ASP.NET Developer
8 49 (11.16%) Web Developer
9 40 (9.11%) .NET Software Developer
10 35 (7.97%) Senior C# Developer
10 35 (7.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 30 (6.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 28 (6.38%) VB.NET Developer
13 24 (5.47%) Junior
14 23 (5.24%) Applications Developer
14 23 (5.24%) Junior Developer
15 22 (5.01%) Programmer
15 22 (5.01%) Software Engineer
16 19 (4.33%) Senior Software Developer
16 19 (4.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (100.00%) .NET
2 305 (69.48%) ASP.NET
3 217 (49.43%) HTML
4 177 (40.32%) CSS
5 158 (35.99%) jQuery
6 151 (34.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 129 (29.38%) WCF
8 117 (26.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 116 (26.42%) Ajax
10 101 (23.01%) Web Services
11 97 (22.10%) WinForms
12 91 (20.73%) XML
13 77 (17.54%) HTML5
14 74 (16.86%) LINQ
14 74 (16.86%) WPF
15 36 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 32 (7.29%) CSS3
17 27 (6.15%) XSLT
18 25 (5.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 22 (5.01%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.01%) Computer Science
2 21 (4.78%) N-Tier
3 14 (3.19%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.82%) Replication
5 8 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (0.91%) Online Gambling
8 3 (0.68%) NHS
8 3 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.46%) iPhone
9 2 (0.46%) iPad
9 2 (0.46%) Open Source
9 2 (0.46%) Social Media
10 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.23%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.23%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 108 (24.60%) Windows
2 13 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.05%) Android
5 8 (1.82%) Windows 8
6 7 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (1.37%) Linux
8 3 (0.68%) UNIX
9 1 (0.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (49.89%) MVC
2 105 (23.92%) Web Development
3 92 (20.96%) TDD
4 88 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (13.21%) OO
6 41 (9.34%) E-Commerce
7 39 (8.88%) Software Engineering
8 32 (7.29%) Scrum
9 29 (6.61%) Unit Testing
9 29 (6.61%) SOA
10 24 (5.47%) Web Application Development
11 21 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (4.33%) CRM
13 18 (4.10%) Dependency Injection
14 16 (3.64%) ERP
14 16 (3.64%) OOP
15 14 (3.19%) Information Management
15 14 (3.19%) AOP
16 13 (2.96%) OOD
16 13 (2.96%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 376 (85.65%) C#
2 286 (65.15%) SQL
3 160 (36.45%) VB.NET
4 143 (32.57%) JavaScript
5 88 (20.05%) T-SQL
6 41 (9.34%) VB
7 25 (5.69%) Java
7 25 (5.69%) C++
8 19 (4.33%) PHP
9 16 (3.64%) VBA
10 15 (3.42%) VB6
11 13 (2.96%) C
12 9 (2.05%) Ruby
13 6 (1.37%) XAML
14 5 (1.14%) Python
14 5 (1.14%) Delphi
14 5 (1.14%) Perl
14 5 (1.14%) XPath
14 5 (1.14%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.68%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 44 (10.02%) Degree
2 25 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.96%) MCSD
4 3 (0.68%) MCSE
4 3 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.46%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.46%) QA
1 2 (0.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 180 (41.00%) Microsoft
2 67 (15.26%) Oracle
3 8 (1.82%) DevExpress
3 8 (1.82%) Facebook
4 5 (1.14%) AccuRev
5 3 (0.68%) Apple
5 3 (0.68%) Sage
5 3 (0.68%) SAP
5 3 (0.68%) Telerik
6 2 (0.46%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.46%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.23%) IBM
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe
7 1 (0.23%) Progress
7 1 (0.23%) Cognos
7 1 (0.23%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.23%) Google
7 1 (0.23%) QAD
7 1 (0.23%) Rackspace
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits +10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Childcare,Healthcare,Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
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)
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Excellent salarty plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 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)
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 8% bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum and benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago