Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 15 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 397 452 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 11.29% 11.87% 13.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.92% 36.02% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 349 440 579
Birmingham median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £60,000 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%

.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 1,047 1,255 1,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.77% 32.95% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1,057 1,208
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% -2.50% +6.67%

.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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 332 (83.63%) C#
2 185 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (46.35%) SQL
4 177 (44.58%) JavaScript
5 172 (43.32%) Microsoft
6 143 (36.02%) ASP.NET
7 134 (33.75%) HTML
8 126 (31.74%) MVC
9 125 (31.49%) Microsoft Azure
10 120 (30.23%) SQL Server
11 106 (26.70%) CSS
12 92 (23.17%) TDD
13 77 (19.40%) Web Services
14 75 (18.89%) Scrum
15 66 (16.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 66 (16.62%) jQuery
16 65 (16.37%) AngularJS
17 64 (16.12%) Software Engineering
18 63 (15.87%) Java
19 62 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
20 60 (15.11%) .NET Framework
21 54 (13.60%) Finance
22 48 (12.09%) Node.js
23 47 (11.84%) Relational Database
24 46 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
24 46 (11.59%) Degree
25 44 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
26 43 (10.83%) HTML5
27 42 (10.58%) Git (software)
28 41 (10.33%) Office 365

.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 25 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.01%) CMS
3 4 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.76%) Drupal
4 3 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.50%) Apache
5 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.50%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 24 (6.05%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.76%) Maya
3 1 (0.25%) ArchiCAD
3 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.25%) Revit
3 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 125 (31.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (10.33%) Office 365
3 38 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (6.05%) Serverless
5 22 (5.54%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (5.54%) Amazon EMR
5 22 (5.54%) Amazon Kinesis
5 22 (5.54%) Amazon S3
5 22 (5.54%) Amazon SQS
5 22 (5.54%) AWS Lambda
5 22 (5.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (3.78%) SaaS
7 12 (3.02%) PaaS
8 8 (2.02%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (1.51%) Slack
9 6 (1.51%) Trello
10 4 (1.01%) GitHub
11 2 (0.50%) Azure Functions
11 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.54%) Network Security
2 4 (1.01%) Skype
3 3 (0.76%) Broadband
3 3 (0.76%) Intranet
4 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.25%) ATM
5 1 (0.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.84%) Relational Database
3 29 (7.30%) Cosmos DB
3 29 (7.30%) RDBMS
4 24 (6.05%) NoSQL
5 22 (5.54%) Amazon RDS
5 22 (5.54%) Amazon Redshift
6 19 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 10 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.27%) Big Data
10 8 (2.02%) MySQL
10 8 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (1.76%) DB2
12 6 (1.51%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.26%) Power BI
14 4 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 42 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 33 (8.31%) Visual Studio
3 29 (7.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (5.29%) JIRA
5 14 (3.53%) Selenium
6 12 (3.02%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.52%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.27%) Maven
9 8 (2.02%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.76%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (1.51%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.01%) Subversion
13 3 (0.76%) Gatling
13 3 (0.76%) JMeter
13 3 (0.76%) Moq
13 3 (0.76%) MSTest
13 3 (0.76%) NUnit
13 3 (0.76%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.50%) Log4Net
General
1 54 (13.60%) Finance
2 26 (6.55%) Retail
3 21 (5.29%) Marketing
4 9 (2.27%) Automotive
4 9 (2.27%) Legal
5 7 (1.76%) Games
6 4 (1.01%) Advertising
7 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 256 (64.48%) Developer
2 127 (31.99%) .NET Developer
3 107 (26.95%) C# Developer
4 68 (17.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (16.12%) Software Developer
6 59 (14.86%) Architect
7 44 (11.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 43 (10.83%) Solutions Architect
9 40 (10.08%) Senior Developer
10 35 (8.82%) Software Engineer
11 27 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (6.05%) Senior .NET Developer
13 23 (5.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (5.54%) Cloud Architect
14 22 (5.54%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 22 (5.54%) Lead Architect
14 22 (5.54%) Lead Solutions Architect
15 21 (5.29%) .NET Software Developer
16 20 (5.04%) Junior
16 20 (5.04%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (36.02%) ASP.NET
2 134 (33.75%) HTML
3 106 (26.70%) CSS
4 77 (19.40%) Web Services
5 66 (16.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 66 (16.62%) jQuery
6 65 (16.37%) AngularJS
7 62 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 60 (15.11%) .NET Framework
9 48 (12.09%) Node.js
10 43 (10.83%) HTML5
11 40 (10.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (6.05%) Entity Framework
12 24 (6.05%) KnockoutJS
13 23 (5.79%) .NET Core
13 23 (5.79%) React
14 22 (5.54%) LINQ
14 22 (5.54%) XML
15 20 (5.04%) JSON
16 17 (4.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.30%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.79%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.27%) Public Cloud
5 9 (2.27%) User Experience
6 8 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.76%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.76%) NHS
8 6 (1.51%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.51%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.26%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.26%) iSeries
10 3 (0.76%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.76%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.25%) Fintech
11 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.25%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.25%) Robotics
11 1 (0.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.33%) Windows
2 5 (1.26%) Android
2 5 (1.26%) Mac OS X
3 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.25%) Linux
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (31.74%) MVC
3 92 (23.17%) TDD
4 75 (18.89%) Scrum
5 64 (16.12%) Software Engineering
6 44 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (9.82%) Microservices
7 39 (9.82%) Web Development
8 37 (9.32%) SDLC
9 34 (8.56%) Mentoring
10 31 (7.81%) Workflow
11 29 (7.30%) Project Management
12 27 (6.80%) Computer Science
13 25 (6.30%) Enterprise Architecture
13 25 (6.30%) Test Automation
14 24 (6.05%) BDD
15 23 (5.79%) Artificial Intelligence
15 23 (5.79%) OO
15 23 (5.79%) Presales
15 23 (5.79%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 332 (83.63%) C#
2 184 (46.35%) SQL
3 177 (44.58%) JavaScript
4 63 (15.87%) Java
5 31 (7.81%) Python
6 29 (7.30%) VB.NET
7 28 (7.05%) PL/SQL
8 25 (6.30%) Scala
9 22 (5.54%) Shell Script
9 22 (5.54%) TypeScript
10 15 (3.78%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.77%) C++
12 9 (2.27%) C
13 7 (1.76%) PHP
14 5 (1.26%) RPG
14 5 (1.26%) VB
15 4 (1.01%) Groovy
15 4 (1.01%) Ruby
16 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (11.59%) Degree
1 46 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (7.05%) MCSE
3 22 (5.54%) MCSA
3 22 (5.54%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.02%) MCPD
6 7 (1.76%) HND
6 7 (1.76%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.51%) RHCA
7 6 (1.51%) RHCE
7 6 (1.51%) RHCSA
8 5 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.76%) ISEB
9 3 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.25%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.27%) QA
2 12 (3.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (5.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.02%) Docker
3 6 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.25%) Ansible
2 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 172 (43.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.30%) Xamarin
3 18 (4.53%) Oracle
3 18 (4.53%) UiPath
4 6 (1.51%) Blue Prism
4 6 (1.51%) IBM
4 6 (1.51%) Sencha
4 6 (1.51%) VMware
5 5 (1.26%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.26%) Informatica
5 5 (1.26%) Remedy
5 5 (1.26%) Tableau
6 4 (1.01%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.01%) Google
7 3 (0.76%) Okta
7 3 (0.76%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.25%) Altova
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.25%) ServiceNow