Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 407 613 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.85% 16.25% 11.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.83% 48.15% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 378 580 510
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,750 £56,250 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +0.66%

.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 1,136 1,273 1,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.28% 33.75% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 925 1,116 1,116
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 341 (83.78%) C#
2 212 (52.09%) JavaScript
3 200 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
4 187 (45.95%) ASP.NET
5 170 (41.77%) SQL
6 164 (40.29%) Microsoft
7 156 (38.33%) SQL Server
8 152 (37.35%) MVC
9 134 (32.92%) HTML
9 134 (32.92%) CSS
10 119 (29.24%) TDD
11 96 (23.59%) Microsoft Azure
12 85 (20.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 82 (20.15%) Finance
14 66 (16.22%) jQuery
15 60 (14.74%) AngularJS
16 55 (13.51%) WCF
17 54 (13.27%) HTML5
17 54 (13.27%) .NET Framework
18 53 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
19 51 (12.53%) KnockoutJS
20 48 (11.79%) SDLC
20 48 (11.79%) Visual Studio
20 48 (11.79%) Scrum
21 47 (11.55%) Web Development
21 47 (11.55%) Node.js
22 46 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
23 43 (10.57%) CRM
23 43 (10.57%) Problem-Solving
24 41 (10.07%) SharePoint

.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 41 (10.07%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.67%) CMS
3 18 (4.42%) IIS
4 11 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.47%) Anypoint
5 6 (1.47%) Apache
5 6 (1.47%) JBoss
6 5 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.23%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.98%) Confluence
8 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.49%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.49%) SAS
9 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.74%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.74%) Moqups
2 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 36 (8.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (3.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 96 (23.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.90%) Dynamics 365
3 20 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.91%) SaaS
4 17 (4.18%) Office 365
4 17 (4.18%) PaaS
5 7 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.23%) IaaS
7 4 (0.98%) GitHub
8 2 (0.49%) Bluemix
8 2 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.49%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.21%) SSL
2 5 (1.23%) Skype
3 2 (0.49%) AMQP
3 2 (0.49%) SMS
4 1 (0.25%) Firewall
4 1 (0.25%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) Modbus
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 33 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 30 (7.37%) SQL Server 2016
5 22 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (3.69%) Cosmos DB
8 14 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (2.95%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (2.70%) DTS
10 11 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.21%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.97%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (1.72%) MySQL
14 6 (1.47%) EDRMS
15 4 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.74%) Power BI
17 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (11.79%) Visual Studio
3 29 (7.13%) Git (software)
4 19 (4.67%) Selenium
4 19 (4.67%) Subversion
5 18 (4.42%) JIRA
6 15 (3.69%) SpecFlow
7 13 (3.19%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.19%) TeamCity
8 11 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (1.23%) MorphX
11 4 (0.98%) NUnit
12 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.49%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.49%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.25%) Gradle
13 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
General
1 82 (20.15%) Finance
2 38 (9.34%) Legal
3 33 (8.11%) Advertising
4 25 (6.14%) Retail
5 17 (4.18%) Automotive
6 15 (3.69%) Marketing
7 12 (2.95%) Banking
7 12 (2.95%) Law
8 11 (2.70%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 279 (68.55%) Developer
2 152 (37.35%) .NET Developer
3 120 (29.48%) C# Developer
4 92 (22.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (16.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 68 (16.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (12.78%) Software Developer
7 35 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 33 (8.11%) Analyst
8 33 (8.11%) Senior Developer
9 28 (6.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 28 (6.88%) Software Engineer
10 27 (6.63%) Architect
11 26 (6.39%) Consultant
12 25 (6.14%) SQL Developer
13 20 (4.91%) Microsoft Developer
13 20 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
14 19 (4.67%) Java Developer
15 18 (4.42%) .NET Software Developer
15 18 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (45.95%) ASP.NET
2 134 (32.92%) CSS
2 134 (32.92%) HTML
3 85 (20.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 66 (16.22%) jQuery
5 60 (14.74%) AngularJS
6 55 (13.51%) WCF
7 54 (13.27%) .NET Framework
7 54 (13.27%) HTML5
8 51 (12.53%) KnockoutJS
9 47 (11.55%) Node.js
10 46 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (9.58%) CSS3
12 38 (9.34%) LINQ
12 38 (9.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 34 (8.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 31 (7.62%) Web Services
15 30 (7.37%) JSON
16 29 (7.13%) Ninject
17 28 (6.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.58%) Greenfield Project
2 34 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.13%) Music Streaming
4 27 (6.63%) Mobile App
5 21 (5.16%) Management Information System
6 19 (4.67%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (3.44%) User Experience
8 9 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.97%) Fintech
9 8 (1.97%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.74%) NHS
10 3 (0.74%) Tandem
11 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.25%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.25%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.35%) Windows
2 11 (2.70%) Linux
3 10 (2.46%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.21%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.74%) Android
5 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.49%) Unix
6 2 (0.49%) VMS
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (37.35%) MVC
3 119 (29.24%) TDD
4 48 (11.79%) Scrum
4 48 (11.79%) SDLC
5 47 (11.55%) Web Development
6 43 (10.57%) CRM
6 43 (10.57%) Problem-Solving
7 41 (10.07%) Test Automation
8 40 (9.83%) OO
9 39 (9.58%) BDD
9 39 (9.58%) Domain-Driven Design
9 39 (9.58%) Software Engineering
10 34 (8.35%) Mentoring
11 32 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (7.13%) Dependency Injection
12 29 (7.13%) Unit Testing
12 29 (7.13%) Web Application Development
13 27 (6.63%) DevOps
14 24 (5.90%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 341 (83.78%) C#
2 212 (52.09%) JavaScript
3 170 (41.77%) SQL
4 40 (9.83%) Java
4 40 (9.83%) T-SQL
4 40 (9.83%) VB.NET
5 24 (5.90%) VB
6 15 (3.69%) X++
7 11 (2.70%) Python
8 10 (2.46%) PHP
9 9 (2.21%) Scala
9 9 (2.21%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.47%) VBA
11 4 (0.98%) C++
11 4 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.98%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.74%) C
13 2 (0.49%) COBOL
13 2 (0.49%) OpenEdge ABL
14 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (8.11%) Degree
2 14 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.19%) Master's Degree
4 12 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.95%) ISEB
5 9 (2.21%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.23%) PMP
8 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.25%) CISSP
10 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.95%) QA
2 9 (2.21%) ISO 9001
2 9 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.23%) SLA
4 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.97%) Puppet
2 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 164 (40.29%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.60%) Xamarin
3 9 (2.21%) LexisNexis
3 9 (2.21%) Oracle
3 9 (2.21%) Remedy
3 9 (2.21%) Sitecore
4 8 (1.97%) VMware
5 6 (1.47%) Applogic
5 6 (1.47%) webMethods
6 5 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.23%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.49%) Altova
7 2 (0.49%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.49%) IBM
7 2 (0.49%) Progress
7 2 (0.49%) SAP
7 2 (0.49%) Telerik
8 1 (0.25%) Pega