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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1122 1136 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.07% 20.76% 19.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.81% 56.60% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 964 999
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1975 2007 1939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.32% 36.67% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1789 1719 1728
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +1 340 £37,500 - 74
Staffordshire 0 191 £37,500 +7.14% 38
Coventry +8 178 £40,000 +6.66% 23
Warwickshire +5 164 £35,000 -6.66% 32
Worcestershire +1 108 £35,000 -6.66% 19
Solihull -1 59 £37,500 -8.53% 11
Wolverhampton -7 15 £32,500 - 1
Shropshire -7 15 £34,500 -18.82% 4
Herefordshire -1 12 £40,000 +26.98% 7
Walsall -6 8 £32,500 -11.56% 1
Dudley 0 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Halesowen - 6 £27,500 -
Sutton Coldfield +2 4 £33,500 -4.28% 2
Brierley Hill - 3 £40,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £45,000 -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1882 (81.23%) C#
2 1288 (55.59%) SQL Server
2 1288 (55.59%) ASP.NET
3 1046 (45.14%) SQL
4 991 (42.77%) HTML
5 968 (41.78%) JavaScript
6 878 (37.89%) MVC
7 823 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
8 820 (35.39%) Microsoft
9 807 (34.83%) CSS
10 533 (23.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 515 (22.23%) jQuery
12 483 (20.85%) WCF
13 459 (19.81%) VB.NET
14 393 (16.96%) .NET Framework
15 380 (16.40%) T-SQL
16 373 (16.10%) TDD
17 366 (15.80%) XML
18 364 (15.71%) HTML5
19 363 (15.67%) Visual Studio
20 341 (14.72%) Windows
21 322 (13.90%) Web Services
22 308 (13.29%) OO
23 306 (13.21%) Software Engineering
23 306 (13.21%) Degree
24 285 (12.30%) Scrum
25 264 (11.39%) MS Excel
26 259 (11.18%) Finance
27 240 (10.36%) Web Application Development
28 239 (10.32%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 184 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 133 (5.74%) IIS
3 126 (5.44%) Node.js
4 69 (2.98%) CMS
5 45 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 41 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
7 40 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 37 (1.60%) Umbraco
9 34 (1.47%) JBoss
10 9 (0.39%) WordPress
10 9 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.35%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.30%) DNN
13 6 (0.26%) Apache
13 6 (0.26%) OpenEdge
14 5 (0.22%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.22%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.17%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.17%) Kentico
16 3 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 264 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.21%) Photoshop
3 25 (1.08%) InfoPath
4 23 (0.99%) MS Office
5 6 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.13%) SPSS
7 3 (0.13%) InDesign
8 2 (0.086%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.043%) GIMP
9 1 (0.043%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 59 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.35%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.22%) Cordys
5 4 (0.17%) Epicor Tropos
5 4 (0.17%) FRx
6 1 (0.043%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.043%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.043%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.043%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.043%) Lawson
6 1 (0.043%) Primavera
6 1 (0.043%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.043%) Magento
6 1 (0.043%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.043%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 76 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (1.99%) SaaS
3 44 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (1.60%) Office 365
5 24 (1.04%) Google Analytics
6 21 (0.91%) GitHub
7 17 (0.73%) IaaS
8 13 (0.56%) PaaS
9 8 (0.35%) Heroku
10 4 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
10 4 (0.17%) Joyent
10 4 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.086%) Trello
11 2 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.043%) Force.com
12 1 (0.043%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.043%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 74 (3.19%) Internet
2 34 (1.47%) HTTP
3 25 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.39%) Broadband
6 8 (0.35%) Kerberos
7 7 (0.30%) SSL
8 5 (0.22%) VoIP
9 3 (0.13%) Intranet
10 2 (0.086%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.043%) LDAP
11 1 (0.043%) Modbus
11 1 (0.043%) Firewall
11 1 (0.043%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.043%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.043%) ISDN
11 1 (0.043%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1288 (55.59%) SQL Server
2 196 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 153 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 139 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 132 (5.70%) Relational Database
6 127 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 106 (4.57%) MySQL
8 94 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 67 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 65 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 54 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
12 53 (2.29%) RDBMS
13 38 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
14 32 (1.38%) MongoDB
15 29 (1.25%) Oracle Database
16 26 (1.12%) MS Access
17 25 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
18 24 (1.04%) DTS
19 17 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
20 16 (0.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 363 (15.67%) Visual Studio
2 194 (8.37%) Git (software)
3 160 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 97 (4.19%) Subversion
5 94 (4.06%) NUnit
6 60 (2.59%) Moq
7 59 (2.55%) MSTest
8 51 (2.20%) Rhino Mocks
9 40 (1.73%) JIRA
10 23 (0.99%) Selenium
11 22 (0.95%) ReSharper
11 22 (0.95%) TeamCity
12 16 (0.69%) Jenkins
13 15 (0.65%) Ant
14 14 (0.60%) InstallShield
14 14 (0.60%) Maven
15 11 (0.47%) Hudson
16 9 (0.39%) Jasmine
16 9 (0.39%) Mercurial
17 7 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 259 (11.18%) Finance
2 72 (3.11%) Retail
3 66 (2.85%) Games
4 40 (1.73%) Advertising
5 38 (1.64%) Back Office
5 38 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 34 (1.47%) Automotive
7 29 (1.25%) Marketing
8 28 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 16 (0.69%) Legal
10 13 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.52%) Music Industry
12 10 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.39%) Law
13 9 (0.39%) Banking
14 6 (0.26%) Publishing
15 4 (0.17%) Electronics
16 3 (0.13%) Front Office
17 2 (0.086%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.086%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 1743 (75.23%) Developer
2 823 (35.52%) .NET Developer
3 451 (19.46%) C# Developer
4 331 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 317 (13.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 210 (9.06%) Senior Developer
7 187 (8.07%) Web Developer
8 179 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 178 (7.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 151 (6.52%) Junior
11 122 (5.27%) Software Engineer
12 120 (5.18%) Junior Developer
13 119 (5.14%) Graduate
14 96 (4.14%) Analyst
15 88 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
16 85 (3.67%) Architect
17 84 (3.63%) .NET Software Developer
18 73 (3.15%) Senior C# Developer
19 72 (3.11%) Graduate Developer
20 68 (2.93%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1288 (55.59%) ASP.NET
2 991 (42.77%) HTML
3 807 (34.83%) CSS
4 533 (23.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 515 (22.23%) jQuery
6 483 (20.85%) WCF
7 393 (16.96%) .NET Framework
8 366 (15.80%) XML
9 364 (15.71%) HTML5
10 322 (13.90%) Web Services
11 239 (10.32%) WPF
12 235 (10.14%) AngularJS
13 205 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 180 (7.77%) CSS3
15 165 (7.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 162 (6.99%) WinForms
17 153 (6.60%) RESTful
18 139 (6.00%) Ajax
19 138 (5.96%) Entity Framework
20 136 (5.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 208 (8.98%) Computer Science
2 98 (4.23%) User Experience
3 91 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (2.89%) Mobile App
4 67 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
5 62 (2.68%) N-Tier
6 55 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
7 44 (1.90%) Mathematics
8 37 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 32 (1.38%) Social Media
10 31 (1.34%) Algorithms
11 26 (1.12%) BBC
12 21 (0.91%) Management Information System
13 12 (0.52%) Semantic Web
14 11 (0.47%) Data Integration
14 11 (0.47%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.47%) Thin Client
14 11 (0.47%) Fat Client
15 10 (0.43%) Smartphone
15 10 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 341 (14.72%) Windows
2 71 (3.06%) Android
3 51 (2.20%) Apple iOS
4 48 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (1.47%) Linux
6 29 (1.25%) Windows 8
7 26 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
10 9 (0.39%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.22%) Solaris
12 4 (0.17%) UNIX
12 4 (0.17%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.086%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.043%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 878 (37.89%) MVC
2 823 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
3 373 (16.10%) TDD
4 308 (13.29%) OO
5 306 (13.21%) Software Engineering
6 285 (12.30%) Scrum
7 240 (10.36%) Web Application Development
8 210 (9.06%) Web Development
9 174 (7.51%) E-Commerce
10 170 (7.34%) BDD
11 161 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
12 140 (6.04%) Mentoring
13 139 (6.00%) SDLC
14 133 (5.74%) Unit Testing
14 133 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
15 126 (5.44%) CRM
16 121 (5.22%) SOA
17 103 (4.45%) OOP
18 84 (3.63%) Project Management
19 83 (3.58%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1882 (81.23%) C#
2 1046 (45.14%) SQL
3 968 (41.78%) JavaScript
4 459 (19.81%) VB.NET
5 380 (16.40%) T-SQL
6 237 (10.23%) Java
7 183 (7.90%) VB
8 124 (5.35%) C++
9 100 (4.32%) Ruby
10 78 (3.37%) PHP
11 65 (2.81%) VB6
12 64 (2.76%) VBScript
13 61 (2.63%) PL/SQL
14 56 (2.42%) PowerShell
15 42 (1.81%) VBA
16 35 (1.51%) C
17 22 (0.95%) Python
18 16 (0.69%) X++
19 11 (0.47%) Haskell
19 11 (0.47%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 306 (13.21%) Degree
2 66 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 32 (1.38%) ISEB
6 26 (1.12%) ISTQB
7 21 (0.91%) MCSD
8 17 (0.73%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.39%) MCP
10 7 (0.30%) PMP
10 7 (0.30%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.26%) MCTS
11 6 (0.26%) MCAD
12 5 (0.22%) HND
13 4 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.13%) MCSE
15 2 (0.086%) CCA
16 1 (0.043%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 1 (0.043%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (3.67%) QA
2 40 (1.73%) SLA
3 12 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.30%) GAMP
5 4 (0.17%) HL7
6 2 (0.086%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.086%) TickIT
System Software
1 20 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.26%) Puppet
1 6 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.22%) MOM
3 4 (0.17%) Ansible
3 4 (0.17%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.13%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.043%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.043%) Nessus
5 1 (0.043%) WSUS
5 1 (0.043%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 820 (35.39%) Microsoft
2 217 (9.37%) Oracle
3 69 (2.98%) Google
4 63 (2.72%) Apple
5 35 (1.51%) Xamarin
6 33 (1.42%) Facebook
7 29 (1.25%) Cisco
8 28 (1.21%) Cognos
9 26 (1.12%) Sony
9 26 (1.12%) Yahoo!
10 20 (0.86%) Telerik
11 19 (0.82%) Rackspace
12 18 (0.78%) SAP
13 17 (0.73%) Metastorm
14 16 (0.69%) Twitter
15 15 (0.65%) Adobe
16 14 (0.60%) Sybase
17 12 (0.52%) JD Edwards
17 12 (0.52%) Wonderware
18 11 (0.47%) VMware
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