The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1094 880 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.72% 19.63% 27.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.24% 54.93% 63.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 761 1170
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 £25,000 £26,000 £27,881
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
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
1730 1602 2021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.35% 35.74% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1387 1837
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
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

.NET
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the West Midlands region.

.NET Salary Trend in the West Midlands

.NET
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

.NET
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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 +4 389 £37,500 +7.14% 56
Staffordshire +2 185 £39,500 +12.85% 26
Warwickshire -4 155 £40,000 +2.56% 25
Coventry +6 126 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Solihull +3 82 £35,000 - 9
Worcestershire 0 57 £34,000 -2.85% 7
Shropshire +18 31 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Herefordshire +1 16 £45,000 +16.88% 7
Walsall -3 15 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Wolverhampton -12 11 £33,250 -3.62% 4
Dudley -1 8 £35,000 +7.69%
West Bromwich +3 2 - -
Stourbridge 0 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Halesowen -1 1 £40,000 +19.40%
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing .NET 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.

1 1685 (76.04%) C#
2 1279 (57.72%) ASP.NET
3 1239 (55.91%) SQL Server
4 1054 (47.56%) SQL
5 965 (43.55%) HTML
6 895 (40.39%) JavaScript
7 815 (36.78%) CSS
8 779 (35.15%) MVC
9 738 (33.30%) Agile Software Development
10 681 (30.73%) Microsoft
11 665 (30.01%) VB.NET
12 565 (25.50%) jQuery
13 505 (22.79%) .NET Framework
14 360 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 356 (16.06%) T-SQL
16 344 (15.52%) Windows
17 343 (15.48%) Visual Studio
18 340 (15.34%) XML
19 322 (14.53%) TDD
20 319 (14.40%) Scrum
21 316 (14.26%) WCF
22 307 (13.85%) HTML5
22 307 (13.85%) Ajax
23 304 (13.72%) OO
24 292 (13.18%) Web Services
25 289 (13.04%) Degree
26 282 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
27 276 (12.45%) Software Engineering
28 275 (12.41%) MS Excel
29 261 (11.78%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 241 (10.88%) SharePoint
2 123 (5.55%) IIS
3 86 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 75 (3.38%) BizTalk Server
5 64 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 53 (2.39%) Node.js
7 52 (2.35%) CMS
8 36 (1.62%) Umbraco
9 34 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
10 24 (1.08%) Tomcat
11 22 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
12 17 (0.77%) Drupal
13 16 (0.72%) Apache
14 13 (0.59%) WordPress
15 11 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (0.50%) MS Exchange
16 10 (0.45%) Joomla!
17 9 (0.41%) JBoss
18 8 (0.36%) WebSphere
18 8 (0.36%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 275 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 87 (3.93%) MS Office
3 12 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.36%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.045%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.045%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 124 (5.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 14 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.36%) Magento
8 7 (0.32%) Line 500
9 5 (0.23%) Servitor
10 3 (0.14%) Epicor Vantage
10 3 (0.14%) Summit
11 2 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.090%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.045%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 1 (0.045%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.03%) Office 365
2 44 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.40%) SaaS
4 15 (0.68%) GitHub
5 4 (0.18%) Trello
6 2 (0.090%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.045%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.39%) Internet
2 37 (1.67%) Intranet
3 31 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 20 (0.90%) LAN
4 20 (0.90%) WAN
5 18 (0.81%) HTTP
6 13 (0.59%) Broadband
7 10 (0.45%) SAN
8 6 (0.27%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.23%) FTP
10 4 (0.18%) DNS
10 4 (0.18%) DHCP
10 4 (0.18%) NetScaler
10 4 (0.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.18%) BIG-IP
11 3 (0.14%) ATM
12 2 (0.090%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.090%) Extranet
13 1 (0.045%) Firewall
13 1 (0.045%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1239 (55.91%) SQL Server
2 282 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 176 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 151 (6.81%) Relational Database
5 125 (5.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 122 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 102 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 91 (4.11%) MySQL
9 77 (3.47%) RDBMS
10 65 (2.93%) Crystal Reports
11 47 (2.12%) MS Access
12 40 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (1.44%) NoSQL
14 25 (1.13%) Oracle Database
15 17 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (0.72%) Cognos Analysis Studio
16 16 (0.72%) Cognos Report Studio
16 16 (0.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 13 (0.59%) DB2
18 11 (0.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 343 (15.48%) Visual Studio
2 155 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 91 (4.11%) NUnit
4 84 (3.79%) Git (software)
5 68 (3.07%) MSTest
6 62 (2.80%) Moq
7 61 (2.75%) Rhino Mocks
8 59 (2.66%) Subversion
9 41 (1.85%) ReSharper
10 19 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
10 19 (0.86%) Jenkins
11 12 (0.54%) JIRA
11 12 (0.54%) Maven
12 11 (0.50%) QUnit
13 9 (0.41%) Hudson
13 9 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
13 9 (0.41%) Grunt
13 9 (0.41%) Yeoman
14 8 (0.36%) Selenium
14 8 (0.36%) CruiseControl
General
1 180 (8.12%) Finance
2 78 (3.52%) Advertising
3 56 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 55 (2.48%) Marketing
5 51 (2.30%) Retail
6 37 (1.67%) Automotive
7 26 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.04%) Legal
9 14 (0.63%) Banking
10 11 (0.50%) Law
11 8 (0.36%) Back Office
12 5 (0.23%) Games
13 4 (0.18%) Billing
13 4 (0.18%) Electronics
14 3 (0.14%) Local Government
15 2 (0.090%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.090%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.045%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.045%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1672 (75.45%) Developer
2 850 (38.36%) .NET Developer
3 403 (18.19%) C# Developer
4 327 (14.76%) Software Developer
5 317 (14.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 255 (11.51%) Senior Developer
7 239 (10.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 178 (8.03%) Web Developer
9 165 (7.45%) Analyst
9 165 (7.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 123 (5.55%) Junior
11 106 (4.78%) Junior Developer
12 104 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
13 99 (4.47%) .NET Web Developer
14 98 (4.42%) VB.NET Developer
15 95 (4.29%) Software Engineer
16 89 (4.02%) Graduate
17 84 (3.79%) .NET Software Developer
18 77 (3.47%) Programmer
19 72 (3.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1279 (57.72%) ASP.NET
2 965 (43.55%) HTML
3 815 (36.78%) CSS
4 565 (25.50%) jQuery
5 505 (22.79%) .NET Framework
6 360 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 340 (15.34%) XML
8 316 (14.26%) WCF
9 307 (13.85%) Ajax
9 307 (13.85%) HTML5
10 292 (13.18%) Web Services
11 256 (11.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 187 (8.44%) WPF
13 154 (6.95%) LINQ
14 150 (6.77%) CSS3
15 134 (6.05%) KnockoutJS
16 129 (5.82%) AngularJS
17 118 (5.32%) WinForms
18 117 (5.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 97 (4.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 120 (5.42%) Computer Science
2 106 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (2.89%) Mobile App
3 64 (2.89%) Inversion of Control
4 60 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 41 (1.85%) User Experience
7 39 (1.76%) N-Tier
8 37 (1.67%) Mathematics
9 33 (1.49%) Semantic Web
10 23 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 20 (0.90%) Open Source
12 19 (0.86%) iPhone
12 19 (0.86%) Smartcard
13 17 (0.77%) Visualisation
14 12 (0.54%) New Media
15 11 (0.50%) iPad
15 11 (0.50%) GIS
16 10 (0.45%) Data Integration
16 10 (0.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 344 (15.52%) Windows
2 48 (2.17%) Linux
3 44 (1.99%) Android
4 32 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.04%) UNIX
7 21 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (0.95%) Windows 8
8 19 (0.86%) Windows 7
9 17 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.36%) Solaris
11 4 (0.18%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.045%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.045%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.045%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.045%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 779 (35.15%) MVC
2 738 (33.30%) Agile Software Development
3 322 (14.53%) TDD
4 319 (14.40%) Scrum
5 304 (13.72%) OO
6 276 (12.45%) Software Engineering
7 216 (9.75%) Web Development
8 210 (9.48%) CRM
9 134 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
10 132 (5.96%) E-Commerce
11 125 (5.64%) Mentoring
12 113 (5.10%) Unit Testing
12 113 (5.10%) Web Application Development
13 112 (5.05%) OOP
14 110 (4.96%) Project Management
15 99 (4.47%) Dependency Injection
16 98 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
17 96 (4.33%) Responsive Web Design
18 88 (3.97%) Kanban
19 83 (3.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1685 (76.04%) C#
2 1054 (47.56%) SQL
3 895 (40.39%) JavaScript
4 665 (30.01%) VB.NET
5 356 (16.06%) T-SQL
6 261 (11.78%) VB
7 183 (8.26%) Java
8 127 (5.73%) PHP
9 100 (4.51%) VB6
10 67 (3.02%) VBA
11 65 (2.93%) C++
12 53 (2.39%) XAML
13 52 (2.35%) PL/SQL
14 43 (1.94%) Ruby
15 29 (1.31%) Python
16 23 (1.04%) C
17 20 (0.90%) PowerShell
18 18 (0.81%) Perl
18 18 (0.81%) VBScript
19 13 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 289 (13.04%) Degree
2 96 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (2.17%) MCSD
4 36 (1.62%) MCP
4 36 (1.62%) MCTS
5 27 (1.22%) MCAD
6 26 (1.17%) Security Cleared
7 18 (0.81%) ISEB
8 15 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (0.54%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.36%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.14%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.14%) HND
14 3 (0.14%) MCSE
14 3 (0.14%) MCSA
15 2 (0.090%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.26%) QA
2 31 (1.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.090%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.41%) XenApp
4 8 (0.36%) Docker
5 4 (0.18%) vSphere
5 4 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.090%) Nmap
6 2 (0.090%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.045%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.045%) IAG
Systems Management
1 9 (0.41%) Data Guard
1 9 (0.41%) Puppet
1 9 (0.41%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.27%) Ansible
2 6 (0.27%) Unicenter
2 6 (0.27%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.27%) Nagios
2 6 (0.27%) BladeLogic
3 5 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
3 5 (0.23%) Control-M
4 3 (0.14%) Nessus
4 3 (0.14%) SCCM
5 2 (0.090%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.045%) Plesk
6 1 (0.045%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.045%) SCOM
6 1 (0.045%) MOM
Vendors
1 681 (30.73%) Microsoft
2 179 (8.08%) Oracle
3 34 (1.53%) Sitecore
4 33 (1.49%) Sybase
5 31 (1.40%) IBM
5 31 (1.40%) Apple
6 29 (1.31%) Cognos
7 25 (1.13%) Facebook
8 24 (1.08%) VMware
9 22 (0.99%) Twitter
10 19 (0.86%) Google
11 18 (0.81%) SAP
12 17 (0.77%) Adobe
13 14 (0.63%) Citrix
13 14 (0.63%) Business Objects
14 12 (0.54%) Informatica
15 11 (0.50%) HP
15 11 (0.50%) Sage
15 11 (0.50%) DevExpress
16 10 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent package + Training!
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + great workplace!
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
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
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: 26,000 to £42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago