Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 9 12 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 228 275 336
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.02% 10.77% 10.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.42% 36.52% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 245 291 297
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,750 £28,450
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

.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 626 753 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.99% 29.48% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 539 672 751
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £34,950 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +7.50%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Birmingham

.NET
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET in Birmingham.

Salary trend for .NET in Birmingham

.NET
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in Birmingham over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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.

1 168 (73.68%) C#
2 156 (68.42%) Azure
3 126 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 110 (48.25%) SQL
6 108 (47.37%) DevOps
7 86 (37.72%) CSS
8 81 (35.53%) HTML
9 74 (32.46%) Microsoft
10 72 (31.58%) .NET Framework
11 71 (31.14%) MVC
11 71 (31.14%) AngularJS
12 69 (30.26%) SQL Server
12 69 (30.26%) ASP.NET
13 67 (29.39%) REST
14 66 (28.95%) jQuery
15 59 (25.88%) Microservices
16 58 (25.44%) React
17 48 (21.05%) .NET Core
18 47 (20.61%) T-SQL
19 38 (16.67%) TDD
20 36 (15.79%) PowerShell
21 35 (15.35%) Ajax
21 35 (15.35%) ASP.NET MVC
21 35 (15.35%) Software Engineering
21 35 (15.35%) Scrum
22 32 (14.04%) Entity Framework
23 29 (12.72%) BDD
23 29 (12.72%) Greenfield Project
24 28 (12.28%) AWS

.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 18 (7.89%) CMS
1 18 (7.89%) IIS
1 18 (7.89%) Umbraco
2 13 (5.70%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.39%) Confluence
4 6 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.75%) Kentico
5 4 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.75%) WordPress
6 3 (1.32%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.44%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 156 (68.42%) Azure
2 28 (12.28%) AWS
3 25 (10.96%) SaaS
4 18 (7.89%) PaaS
5 16 (7.02%) GitHub
6 15 (6.58%) npm
7 10 (4.39%) Power Platform
8 9 (3.95%) GCP
8 9 (3.95%) IaaS
8 9 (3.95%) OpenShift
9 7 (3.07%) Force.com
9 7 (3.07%) Office 365
9 7 (3.07%) Power Automate
10 5 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.75%) Logic Apps
12 3 (1.32%) Boomi
12 3 (1.32%) PowerApps
13 2 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.44%) Cloudflare
14 1 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.95%) AMQP
2 2 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.84%) NoSQL
3 24 (10.53%) Redis
4 15 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.39%) Cosmos DB
7 8 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.07%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.32%) Big Data
10 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.44%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.44%) Power BI
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (10.96%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (6.58%) gulp
4 13 (5.70%) jspm
4 13 (5.70%) NUnit
5 12 (5.26%) Moq
5 12 (5.26%) MSTest
6 11 (4.82%) JIRA
6 11 (4.82%) Selenium
7 10 (4.39%) Jenkins
7 10 (4.39%) Visual Studio Code
8 8 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.63%) Bitbucket
9 6 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (2.19%) Postman
10 5 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.75%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.32%) Cypress.io
13 2 (0.88%) Grunt
13 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (10.53%) Finance
2 9 (3.95%) Public Sector
3 5 (2.19%) Back Office
4 3 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.88%) Advertising
5 2 (0.88%) Games
5 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.88%) Retail
5 2 (0.88%) Social Housing
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Billing
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 131 (57.46%) Developer
2 42 (18.42%) .NET Developer
3 34 (14.91%) Full Stack Developer
4 29 (12.72%) C# Developer
5 23 (10.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (10.09%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 18 (7.89%) Umbraco Developer
7 15 (6.58%) Architect
8 14 (6.14%) Software Engineer
9 13 (5.70%) Angular Developer
9 13 (5.70%) SQL Developer
9 13 (5.70%) Technical Leader
10 12 (5.26%) Lead Developer
11 11 (4.82%) React Developer
12 10 (4.39%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (4.39%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 10 (4.39%) T-SQL Developer
13 9 (3.95%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (37.72%) CSS
2 81 (35.53%) HTML
3 72 (31.58%) .NET Framework
4 71 (31.14%) AngularJS
5 69 (30.26%) ASP.NET
6 67 (29.39%) REST
7 66 (28.95%) jQuery
8 58 (25.44%) React
9 48 (21.05%) .NET Core
10 35 (15.35%) Ajax
10 35 (15.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (14.04%) Entity Framework
12 27 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
13 26 (11.40%) JSON
14 21 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (8.33%) Vue.js
16 18 (7.89%) WCF
17 16 (7.02%) Sass
18 14 (6.14%) OAuth
18 14 (6.14%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.72%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (6.58%) User Experience
3 14 (6.14%) Cloud Native
4 10 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.95%) Private Cloud
6 7 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.19%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.75%) Robotics
10 3 (1.32%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.88%) PlayStation
12 1 (0.44%) AS400
12 1 (0.44%) Clustering
12 1 (0.44%) RIA
12 1 (0.44%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.65%) Windows
2 7 (3.07%) Linux
3 5 (2.19%) Android
3 5 (2.19%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (47.37%) DevOps
3 71 (31.14%) MVC
4 59 (25.88%) Microservices
5 38 (16.67%) TDD
6 35 (15.35%) Scrum
6 35 (15.35%) Software Engineering
7 29 (12.72%) BDD
8 28 (12.28%) Test Automation
9 26 (11.40%) SDLC
10 25 (10.96%) Multithreading
11 22 (9.65%) Analytics
12 20 (8.77%) E-Commerce
13 19 (8.33%) UML
14 18 (7.89%) ERD
14 18 (7.89%) SOLID
15 16 (7.02%) Mentoring
16 14 (6.14%) Unit Testing
17 12 (5.26%) API Design
17 12 (5.26%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (73.68%) C#
2 120 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 110 (48.25%) SQL
4 47 (20.61%) T-SQL
5 36 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 20 (8.77%) TypeScript
7 19 (8.33%) Java
8 8 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.19%) C
9 5 (2.19%) C++
9 5 (2.19%) VB
10 4 (1.75%) Python
11 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.88%) PHP
11 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.44%) ES6
12 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (4.39%) Degree
2 9 (3.95%) SC Cleared
2 9 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.65%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (8.77%) Terraform
2 14 (6.14%) MIIS
2 14 (6.14%) Single Sign-On
3 13 (5.70%) Kubernetes
4 9 (3.95%) Ansible
5 2 (0.88%) Grafana
5 2 (0.88%) Kibana
5 2 (0.88%) logstash
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.44%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 74 (32.46%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.65%) Oracle
3 8 (3.51%) Red Hat
3 8 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 6 (2.63%) Blue Prism
5 5 (2.19%) ABBYY
5 5 (2.19%) UiPath
6 4 (1.75%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.32%) Automation Anywhere
7 3 (1.32%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.88%) Dell
8 2 (0.88%) Google
8 2 (0.88%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.44%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.44%) Sparx
9 1 (0.44%) VMware