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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 883 1141 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.51% 22.55% 19.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.12% 63.92% 55.57%
Number of salaries quoted 792 1040 720
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
1835 1785 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.23% 35.28% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1615 1301
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.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 11 February 2016.

.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 11 February 2016. 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 -3 286 £40,000 +6.66% 61
Staffordshire -2 183 £40,000 +6.66% 37
Coventry 0 155 £42,500 +6.25% 28
Warwickshire -6 110 £38,500 -3.75% 25
Worcestershire -3 52 £32,500 -4.41% 14
Solihull -12 28 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Shropshire +1 23 £37,500 +1.35% 17
Walsall -5 21 £41,500 +14.48% 2
Dudley 0 13 £35,000 - 1
Sutton Coldfield -4 9 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Herefordshire -4 5 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Wolverhampton -6 2 £36,000 +8.27% 2
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1528 (79.62%) C#
2 1060 (55.24%) ASP.NET
3 981 (51.12%) SQL Server
4 912 (47.52%) SQL
5 898 (46.80%) JavaScript
6 831 (43.30%) MVC
7 754 (39.29%) HTML
8 677 (35.28%) CSS
9 674 (35.12%) Agile Software Development
10 539 (28.09%) Microsoft
11 466 (24.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 459 (23.92%) jQuery
13 371 (19.33%) .NET Framework
14 358 (18.66%) WCF
15 323 (16.83%) VB.NET
16 312 (16.26%) Web Services
17 298 (15.53%) AngularJS
18 292 (15.22%) HTML5
19 275 (14.33%) TDD
20 274 (14.28%) XML
21 273 (14.23%) T-SQL
22 271 (14.12%) OO
23 251 (13.08%) Visual Studio
24 248 (12.92%) Finance
25 231 (12.04%) Degree
26 221 (11.52%) Software Engineering
27 214 (11.15%) Scrum
28 203 (10.58%) Web Development
29 202 (10.53%) WPF
30 198 (10.32%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 152 (7.92%) SharePoint
2 91 (4.74%) Node.js
3 89 (4.64%) IIS
4 51 (2.66%) CMS
4 51 (2.66%) Umbraco
5 46 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 37 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 34 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (0.94%) OpenEdge
9 17 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (0.63%) Drupal
11 10 (0.52%) WordPress
12 8 (0.42%) Apache
13 6 (0.31%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.26%) Kentico
15 4 (0.21%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
16 2 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2010
16 2 (0.10%) JBoss
16 2 (0.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 189 (9.85%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.68%) MS Office
3 7 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.052%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.052%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.052%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 45 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 10 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
5 10 (0.52%) Visualfiles
6 7 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.21%) FRx
7 4 (0.21%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.10%) Epicor Tropos
8 2 (0.10%) OpenText Process Suite
8 2 (0.10%) Remedy AR System
8 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.10%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.052%) Fredhopper
9 1 (0.052%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.052%) Magento
9 1 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 113 (5.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (2.45%) SaaS
3 39 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (1.67%) GitHub
5 26 (1.35%) Google Analytics
6 25 (1.30%) Office 365
7 24 (1.25%) IaaS
7 24 (1.25%) PaaS
8 14 (0.73%) Bluemix
9 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.052%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.71%) Internet
2 16 (0.83%) Intranet
3 15 (0.78%) Kerberos
4 9 (0.47%) Extranet
5 8 (0.42%) HTTP
5 8 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.36%) Broadband
7 6 (0.31%) DNS
7 6 (0.31%) LAN
7 6 (0.31%) WAN
8 4 (0.21%) 2G
8 4 (0.21%) 3G
8 4 (0.21%) DHCP
8 4 (0.21%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.21%) Skype
9 3 (0.16%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.10%) VoIP
10 2 (0.10%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.052%) FTP
11 1 (0.052%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 981 (51.12%) SQL Server
2 181 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 123 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 110 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 107 (5.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 106 (5.52%) Relational Database
7 90 (4.69%) MySQL
8 87 (4.53%) NoSQL
9 67 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 59 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 58 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 49 (2.55%) RDBMS
13 33 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (1.46%) Big Data
14 28 (1.46%) Oracle Database
15 24 (1.25%) MongoDB
16 18 (0.94%) CouchDB
17 17 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
18 14 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
19 13 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 251 (13.08%) Visual Studio
2 165 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 157 (8.18%) Git (software)
4 77 (4.01%) Subversion
5 60 (3.13%) NUnit
6 51 (2.66%) TeamCity
7 46 (2.40%) Selenium
8 41 (2.14%) Jenkins
9 39 (2.03%) Moq
10 33 (1.72%) ReSharper
11 32 (1.67%) JIRA
11 32 (1.67%) MSTest
11 32 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
12 20 (1.04%) SpecFlow
13 19 (0.99%) Mercurial
14 12 (0.63%) Jasmine
15 11 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (0.57%) Ranorex
16 10 (0.52%) Hudson
16 10 (0.52%) SoapUI
General
1 248 (12.92%) Finance
2 68 (3.54%) Games
3 57 (2.97%) Retail
4 39 (2.03%) Marketing
5 28 (1.46%) Back Office
6 27 (1.41%) Legal
7 26 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 26 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.15%) Advertising
9 21 (1.09%) Law
10 19 (0.99%) Automotive
10 19 (0.99%) Local Government
11 11 (0.57%) Banking
12 7 (0.36%) Publishing
13 5 (0.26%) Billing
13 5 (0.26%) Military
14 2 (0.10%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.10%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.052%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1374 (71.60%) Developer
2 891 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 556 (28.97%) C# Developer
4 446 (23.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 310 (16.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 259 (13.50%) Software Developer
7 241 (12.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 204 (10.63%) Senior Developer
9 200 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 191 (9.95%) SQL Developer
11 166 (8.65%) .NET Software Developer
12 156 (8.13%) Web Developer
13 150 (7.82%) C# Software Developer
14 128 (6.67%) Junior
15 117 (6.10%) Analyst
15 117 (6.10%) VB.NET Developer
16 109 (5.68%) Junior Developer
17 106 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
18 99 (5.16%) .NET Web Developer
19 84 (4.38%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1060 (55.24%) ASP.NET
2 754 (39.29%) HTML
3 677 (35.28%) CSS
4 466 (24.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 459 (23.92%) jQuery
6 371 (19.33%) .NET Framework
7 358 (18.66%) WCF
8 312 (16.26%) Web Services
9 298 (15.53%) AngularJS
10 292 (15.22%) HTML5
11 274 (14.28%) XML
12 202 (10.53%) WPF
13 195 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 184 (9.59%) Entity Framework
15 173 (9.02%) Ajax
16 172 (8.96%) CSS3
17 166 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 152 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 142 (7.40%) RESTful
20 134 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 118 (6.15%) Computer Science
2 94 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 60 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
4 60 (3.13%) User Experience
5 59 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
6 46 (2.40%) N-Tier
7 25 (1.30%) Social Media
8 23 (1.20%) BBC
9 22 (1.15%) Data Integration
10 19 (0.99%) Taxonomies
11 13 (0.68%) Mathematics
12 12 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.57%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.52%) iSeries
15 9 (0.47%) e-Learning
15 9 (0.47%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.47%) Replication
16 8 (0.42%) Artificial Intelligence
16 8 (0.42%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 198 (10.32%) Windows
2 73 (3.80%) Android
3 54 (2.81%) Apple iOS
4 45 (2.34%) Linux
5 31 (1.62%) Windows Server
6 27 (1.41%) Unix
7 15 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.31%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.31%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.26%) Solaris
14 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.10%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.10%) Windows CE
17 1 (0.052%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 831 (43.30%) MVC
2 674 (35.12%) Agile Software Development
3 275 (14.33%) TDD
4 271 (14.12%) OO
5 221 (11.52%) Software Engineering
6 214 (11.15%) Scrum
7 203 (10.58%) Web Development
8 170 (8.86%) SDLC
9 136 (7.09%) Web Application Development
10 134 (6.98%) BDD
11 130 (6.77%) OOP
12 129 (6.72%) Mentoring
13 127 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
14 123 (6.41%) Unit Testing
15 120 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
16 112 (5.84%) SOA
17 103 (5.37%) CRM
18 87 (4.53%) E-Commerce
19 86 (4.48%) Front End Development
20 78 (4.06%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1528 (79.62%) C#
2 912 (47.52%) SQL
3 898 (46.80%) JavaScript
4 323 (16.83%) VB.NET
5 273 (14.23%) T-SQL
6 173 (9.02%) Java
7 110 (5.73%) VB
8 81 (4.22%) Ruby
9 80 (4.17%) PHP
10 70 (3.65%) PL/SQL
11 64 (3.34%) C++
12 53 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 37 (1.93%) Python
13 37 (1.93%) XPath
14 36 (1.88%) VB6
15 22 (1.15%) C
15 22 (1.15%) TypeScript
15 22 (1.15%) VBA
16 17 (0.89%) Delphi
17 13 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 231 (12.04%) Degree
2 78 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (1.93%) MCSD
4 27 (1.41%) MCTS
5 19 (0.99%) MCP
6 16 (0.83%) HND
6 16 (0.83%) MCAD
7 14 (0.73%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.57%) ISEB
8 11 (0.57%) MCPD
9 9 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (0.47%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.21%) MCSE
10 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.052%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.052%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.27%) QA
2 11 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.47%) ISO 9000
3 9 (0.47%) TickIT
4 5 (0.26%) SLA
5 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.052%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.63%) Docker
3 10 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.16%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (0.57%) Rundeck
2 5 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.26%) Puppet
3 3 (0.16%) Sysprep
4 2 (0.10%) Ansible
4 2 (0.10%) Control-M
4 2 (0.10%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.10%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.10%) Mesos
4 2 (0.10%) Nagios
4 2 (0.10%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.10%) Unicenter
4 2 (0.10%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.052%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.052%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.052%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.052%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 539 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 192 (10.01%) Oracle
3 53 (2.76%) Google
4 28 (1.46%) Adobe
5 27 (1.41%) Sitecore
6 25 (1.30%) Xamarin
7 23 (1.20%) Apple
7 23 (1.20%) Facebook
7 23 (1.20%) Sony
7 23 (1.20%) Yahoo!
8 22 (1.15%) Twitter
9 19 (0.99%) EPiServer
9 19 (0.99%) IBM
10 18 (0.94%) JD Edwards
10 18 (0.94%) SAP
11 16 (0.83%) VMware
12 10 (0.52%) Sun
12 10 (0.52%) TIBCO
13 9 (0.47%) Cisco
13 9 (0.47%) Progress
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