Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -9
Permanent jobs citing .NET 478 632 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.24% 16.11% 11.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.47% 45.76% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 436 605 473
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £56,250 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,181 1,381 1,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.24% 35.19% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1,201 1,106
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,575 £26,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Birmingham

.NET
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in Birmingham.

Salary trend for .NET in Birmingham

.NET
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for .NET.

1 410 (85.77%) C#
2 247 (51.67%) JavaScript
3 242 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
4 216 (45.19%) SQL
4 216 (45.19%) ASP.NET
5 205 (42.89%) Microsoft
6 183 (38.28%) MVC
7 174 (36.40%) SQL Server
8 163 (34.10%) HTML
9 153 (32.01%) CSS
10 140 (29.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 135 (28.24%) TDD
12 93 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 90 (18.83%) jQuery
13 90 (18.83%) Finance
14 83 (17.36%) AngularJS
15 77 (16.11%) ASP.NET Web API
16 76 (15.90%) Software Engineering
17 72 (15.06%) Scrum
17 72 (15.06%) .NET Framework
18 63 (13.18%) HTML5
18 63 (13.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 60 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
20 58 (12.13%) Node.js
21 56 (11.72%) Web Development
22 55 (11.51%) Web Services
23 53 (11.09%) Visual Studio
24 52 (10.88%) Degree
25 51 (10.67%) KnockoutJS
25 51 (10.67%) Xamarin

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (8.37%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.77%) IIS
3 15 (3.14%) CMS
4 9 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.26%) Anypoint
5 6 (1.26%) JBoss
6 5 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.84%) Apache
7 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.42%) Confluence
9 2 (0.42%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Maya
1 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.63%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.63%) Moqups
3 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (5.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 140 (29.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (5.65%) Office 365
4 22 (4.60%) SaaS
5 20 (4.18%) PaaS
6 16 (3.35%) Dynamics 365
7 12 (2.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (2.09%) Serverless
9 8 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (1.46%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (1.46%) Amazon Kinesis
10 7 (1.46%) Amazon S3
10 7 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.63%) Azure Functions
11 3 (0.63%) IaaS
12 2 (0.42%) GitHub
12 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.42%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.88%) Skype
1 9 (1.88%) SSL
2 7 (1.46%) Network Security
3 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.21%) ATM
4 1 (0.21%) Firewall
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) Modbus
4 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (36.40%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.41%) Relational Database
3 43 (9.00%) NoSQL
4 42 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (5.23%) Cosmos DB
6 19 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (3.97%) SQL Server 2016
6 19 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (3.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 16 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (2.93%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (2.93%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (2.09%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.88%) DTS
11 8 (1.67%) MySQL
12 7 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (1.26%) EDRMS
14 5 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 60 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (11.09%) Visual Studio
3 49 (10.25%) Git (software)
4 25 (5.23%) JIRA
5 21 (4.39%) Subversion
6 19 (3.97%) Selenium
6 19 (3.97%) TeamCity
7 16 (3.35%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (2.72%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.51%) SpecFlow
10 8 (1.67%) Bitbucket
10 8 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.84%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.63%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.63%) Maven
13 2 (0.42%) Moq
13 2 (0.42%) MorphX
13 2 (0.42%) MSTest
13 2 (0.42%) NUnit
13 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 90 (18.83%) Finance
2 43 (9.00%) Legal
3 36 (7.53%) Retail
4 25 (5.23%) Marketing
5 22 (4.60%) Advertising
6 20 (4.18%) Automotive
7 12 (2.51%) Law
7 12 (2.51%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.09%) Banking
9 5 (1.05%) Games
10 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 329 (68.83%) Developer
2 177 (37.03%) .NET Developer
3 148 (30.96%) C# Developer
4 103 (21.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (14.44%) Software Developer
6 57 (11.92%) ASP.NET Developer
7 56 (11.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 55 (11.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 47 (9.83%) Architect
9 47 (9.83%) Software Engineer
10 38 (7.95%) Solutions Architect
11 37 (7.74%) Senior Developer
12 26 (5.44%) Analyst
12 26 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 26 (5.44%) C# Software Engineer
13 24 (5.02%) .NET Software Developer
13 24 (5.02%) .NET Software Engineer
14 23 (4.81%) Consultant
15 21 (4.39%) Senior .NET Developer
16 20 (4.18%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (45.19%) ASP.NET
2 163 (34.10%) HTML
3 153 (32.01%) CSS
4 93 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (18.83%) jQuery
6 83 (17.36%) AngularJS
7 77 (16.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 72 (15.06%) .NET Framework
9 63 (13.18%) HTML5
9 63 (13.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 58 (12.13%) Node.js
11 55 (11.51%) Web Services
12 51 (10.67%) KnockoutJS
13 49 (10.25%) WCF
14 48 (10.04%) LINQ
15 39 (8.16%) JSON
16 36 (7.53%) CSS3
17 33 (6.90%) .NET Core
18 31 (6.49%) Entity Framework
18 31 (6.49%) React
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.58%) Greenfield Project
3 37 (7.74%) Computer Science
4 33 (6.90%) Mobile App
5 19 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (3.77%) Music Streaming
7 16 (3.35%) User Experience
8 15 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.51%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.05%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.05%) Fintech
11 4 (0.84%) NHS
12 3 (0.63%) Tandem
13 2 (0.42%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.21%) 3D Graphics
14 1 (0.21%) Analytical Mindset
14 1 (0.21%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.21%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.95%) Windows
2 13 (2.72%) Mac OS X
3 9 (1.88%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.26%) Linux
5 4 (0.84%) Android
6 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.42%) Unix
7 2 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (38.28%) MVC
3 135 (28.24%) TDD
4 76 (15.90%) Software Engineering
5 72 (15.06%) Scrum
6 56 (11.72%) Web Development
7 49 (10.25%) Problem-Solving
7 49 (10.25%) SDLC
8 47 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (9.21%) Mentoring
10 43 (9.00%) Microservices
11 42 (8.79%) OO
11 42 (8.79%) Test Automation
12 33 (6.90%) BDD
12 33 (6.90%) DevOps
13 32 (6.69%) Domain-Driven Design
14 31 (6.49%) Unit Testing
14 31 (6.49%) Workflow
15 28 (5.86%) Integration Testing
16 27 (5.65%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 410 (85.77%) C#
2 247 (51.67%) JavaScript
3 216 (45.19%) SQL
4 49 (10.25%) Java
5 43 (9.00%) T-SQL
6 39 (8.16%) VB.NET
7 23 (4.81%) VB
8 19 (3.97%) Python
8 19 (3.97%) TypeScript
9 17 (3.56%) Scala
10 12 (2.51%) X++
11 11 (2.30%) C
12 9 (1.88%) C++
13 7 (1.46%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.46%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.26%) PHP
14 6 (1.26%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.05%) VBA
16 2 (0.42%) Groovy
17 1 (0.21%) Go
Qualifications
1 52 (10.88%) Degree
2 30 (6.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (3.35%) Master's Degree
5 14 (2.93%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.30%) ISEB
7 7 (1.46%) MCPD
7 7 (1.46%) MCSA
7 7 (1.46%) MCSE
8 5 (1.05%) PMP
8 5 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.84%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.42%) HND
10 2 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.21%) CISSP
11 1 (0.21%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.88%) ISO 9001
1 9 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (1.88%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) GDPR
2 2 (0.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.67%) Puppet
3 3 (0.63%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.42%) Terraform
5 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 205 (42.89%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.67%) Xamarin
3 13 (2.72%) Remedy
4 9 (1.88%) LexisNexis
5 8 (1.67%) VMware
6 6 (1.26%) Applogic
6 6 (1.26%) Capita
6 6 (1.26%) Oracle
6 6 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.26%) Sencha
6 6 (1.26%) webMethods
7 5 (1.05%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.05%) UiPath
8 4 (0.84%) Google
9 3 (0.63%) Altova
9 3 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.63%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.63%) IBM
9 3 (0.63%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.42%) Blue Prism