Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 10 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 438 561 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.03% 14.76% 12.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.39% 41.52% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 385 532 529
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £59,875 £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 1,112 1,351 1,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.55% 35.53% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1,144 1,193
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £61,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -

.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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 372 (84.93%) C#
2 224 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (47.95%) JavaScript
4 204 (46.58%) Microsoft
5 197 (44.98%) SQL
6 176 (40.18%) ASP.NET
7 163 (37.21%) MVC
8 143 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 140 (31.96%) HTML
10 139 (31.74%) SQL Server
11 116 (26.48%) TDD
11 116 (26.48%) CSS
12 87 (19.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 86 (19.63%) jQuery
14 85 (19.41%) Software Engineering
15 83 (18.95%) AngularJS
16 81 (18.49%) Scrum
17 78 (17.81%) .NET Framework
18 71 (16.21%) Finance
18 71 (16.21%) ASP.NET Web API
19 66 (15.07%) Web Services
20 59 (13.47%) Java
21 58 (13.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 56 (12.79%) HTML5
23 55 (12.56%) Node.js
24 49 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
25 48 (10.96%) Microservices
26 47 (10.73%) Xamarin
27 46 (10.50%) Degree
28 45 (10.27%) Relational Database

.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 36 (8.22%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.28%) CMS
3 7 (1.60%) IIS
3 7 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.46%) Apache
6 2 (0.46%) Confluence
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.23%) Drupal
7 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.60%) Maya
3 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.68%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.68%) Moqups
4 3 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 143 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (8.22%) Office 365
3 34 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (5.25%) SaaS
5 21 (4.79%) PaaS
6 17 (3.88%) Serverless
7 15 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (3.42%) Amazon EMR
7 15 (3.42%) Amazon Kinesis
7 15 (3.42%) Amazon S3
7 15 (3.42%) Amazon SQS
7 15 (3.42%) AWS Lambda
7 15 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (2.51%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.46%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.46%) Slack
10 2 (0.46%) Trello
11 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.42%) Network Security
2 9 (2.05%) Skype
3 6 (1.37%) SSL
4 2 (0.46%) Broadband
4 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) ATM
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (31.74%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.27%) Relational Database
3 37 (8.45%) NoSQL
4 30 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (6.62%) Cosmos DB
6 20 (4.57%) RDBMS
7 18 (4.11%) Azure SQL Database
8 17 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (3.42%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (3.42%) Amazon Redshift
10 12 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.05%) MySQL
13 8 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (1.60%) Big Data
14 7 (1.60%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (0.91%) DB2
16 3 (0.68%) DTS
Development Applications
1 49 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (10.05%) Git (software)
3 40 (9.13%) Visual Studio
4 22 (5.02%) JIRA
5 13 (2.97%) Selenium
5 13 (2.97%) TeamCity
6 11 (2.51%) Subversion
7 9 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.83%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.83%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.83%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.60%) Maven
10 6 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (0.68%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.68%) Moq
11 3 (0.68%) MSTest
11 3 (0.68%) NUnit
11 3 (0.68%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.46%) Log4Net
12 2 (0.46%) MorphX
General
1 71 (16.21%) Finance
2 33 (7.53%) Retail
3 27 (6.16%) Marketing
4 24 (5.48%) Legal
5 16 (3.65%) Automotive
6 12 (2.74%) Advertising
7 10 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.83%) Games
9 7 (1.60%) Banking
9 7 (1.60%) Law
10 2 (0.46%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 297 (67.81%) Developer
2 147 (33.56%) .NET Developer
3 121 (27.63%) C# Developer
4 76 (17.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 72 (16.44%) Software Developer
6 58 (13.24%) Full Stack Developer
7 54 (12.33%) Software Engineer
8 53 (12.10%) Architect
9 45 (10.27%) Senior Developer
10 44 (10.05%) Solutions Architect
11 33 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
12 29 (6.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 29 (6.62%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (6.39%) C# Software Engineer
14 27 (6.16%) .NET Software Engineer
15 25 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
16 23 (5.25%) Senior Software Engineer
17 22 (5.02%) C# Software Developer
17 22 (5.02%) Cloud Architect
18 21 (4.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (40.18%) ASP.NET
2 140 (31.96%) HTML
3 116 (26.48%) CSS
4 87 (19.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 86 (19.63%) jQuery
6 83 (18.95%) AngularJS
7 78 (17.81%) .NET Framework
8 71 (16.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 66 (15.07%) Web Services
10 58 (13.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 56 (12.79%) HTML5
12 55 (12.56%) Node.js
13 41 (9.36%) LINQ
14 38 (8.68%) Entity Framework
15 37 (8.45%) KnockoutJS
16 35 (7.99%) JSON
16 35 (7.99%) React
17 29 (6.62%) XML
18 26 (5.94%) .NET Core
18 26 (5.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 35 (7.99%) Greenfield Project
4 27 (6.16%) Mobile App
5 18 (4.11%) User Experience
6 16 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (3.42%) Public Cloud
8 13 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.60%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.37%) Music Streaming
10 6 (1.37%) NHS
11 5 (1.14%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.14%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.91%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.68%) iSeries
13 3 (0.68%) Tandem
14 2 (0.46%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.46%) Fintech
15 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.36%) Windows
2 11 (2.51%) Mac OS X
3 8 (1.83%) Android
4 7 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.68%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.46%) Linux
6 2 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (37.21%) MVC
3 116 (26.48%) TDD
4 85 (19.41%) Software Engineering
5 81 (18.49%) Scrum
6 48 (10.96%) Microservices
7 44 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (9.59%) Mentoring
8 42 (9.59%) SDLC
9 41 (9.36%) Web Development
10 35 (7.99%) Workflow
11 31 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (6.62%) OO
13 28 (6.39%) Integration Testing
13 28 (6.39%) Unit Testing
14 25 (5.71%) BDD
15 23 (5.25%) Artificial Intelligence
15 23 (5.25%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (5.25%) Project Management
16 21 (4.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 372 (84.93%) C#
2 210 (47.95%) JavaScript
3 197 (44.98%) SQL
4 59 (13.47%) Java
5 40 (9.13%) VB.NET
6 26 (5.94%) Scala
6 26 (5.94%) TypeScript
7 24 (5.48%) T-SQL
8 22 (5.02%) Python
9 16 (3.65%) PL/SQL
10 15 (3.42%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.20%) VB
12 11 (2.51%) C++
13 10 (2.28%) C
14 7 (1.60%) X++
15 5 (1.14%) VBA
16 4 (0.91%) PHP
16 4 (0.91%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.68%) Groovy
17 3 (0.68%) RPG
Qualifications
1 46 (10.50%) Degree
2 40 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (4.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (4.34%) MCSE
4 15 (3.42%) MCSA
4 15 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.97%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.83%) MCPD
7 4 (0.91%) HND
7 4 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.91%) RHCA
7 4 (0.91%) RHCE
7 4 (0.91%) RHCSA
8 3 (0.68%) ISEB
8 3 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.83%) QA
2 6 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.91%) GDPR
4 1 (0.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.28%) Docker
3 4 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) Ansible
2 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 204 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.73%) Xamarin
3 12 (2.74%) Oracle
4 11 (2.51%) Remedy
5 9 (2.05%) UiPath
6 7 (1.60%) DevExpress
7 6 (1.37%) Applogic
7 6 (1.37%) LexisNexis
7 6 (1.37%) Sencha
8 4 (0.91%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.91%) Google
8 4 (0.91%) IBM
8 4 (0.91%) VMware
9 3 (0.68%) Altova
9 3 (0.68%) Blue Prism
9 3 (0.68%) Informatica
9 3 (0.68%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.68%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.68%) Tableau
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat