Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 355 570 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.74% 13.85% 14.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.64% 46.72% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 338 547 621
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,300 £58,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 1,122 1,220 1,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.77% 29.64% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 907 1,102 1,117
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,150 £62,500 £60,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 276 (77.75%) C#
2 161 (45.35%) JavaScript
3 146 (41.13%) ASP.NET
4 144 (40.56%) SQL Server
5 143 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
6 138 (38.87%) Microsoft
7 125 (35.21%) HTML
7 125 (35.21%) SQL
8 121 (34.08%) CSS
9 96 (27.04%) MVC
10 73 (20.56%) TDD
11 64 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (15.77%) Degree
13 55 (15.49%) Java
14 54 (15.21%) AngularJS
15 47 (13.24%) jQuery
16 46 (12.96%) CRM
17 44 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
18 42 (11.83%) Web Development
18 42 (11.83%) BDD
18 42 (11.83%) Finance
19 41 (11.55%) Visual Studio
20 40 (11.27%) Mentoring
21 39 (10.99%) Test Automation
21 39 (10.99%) VB.NET
22 38 (10.70%) Unit Testing
23 37 (10.42%) Advertising
24 35 (9.86%) Web Services
25 34 (9.58%) SharePoint
26 33 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server

.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 34 (9.58%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.79%) CMS
3 14 (3.94%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (3.66%) Umbraco
5 10 (2.82%) IIS
6 9 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.69%) OpenEdge
7 6 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.41%) SAS
8 5 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.85%) Apache
9 3 (0.85%) Confluence
9 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.28%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.28%) JBoss
11 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (1.41%) Doxygen
1 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (7.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.51%) Dynamics 365
3 12 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.10%) GitHub
4 11 (3.10%) Office 365
5 7 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.41%) SaaS
7 3 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.85%) IaaS
7 3 (0.85%) PaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.97%) Extranet
2 5 (1.41%) CTI
3 4 (1.13%) HTTP
4 2 (0.56%) AMQP
5 1 (0.28%) DHCP
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) IPv6
5 1 (0.28%) Skype
5 1 (0.28%) SMS
5 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (40.56%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.23%) MySQL
5 14 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 13 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.10%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.82%) DTS
8 10 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.97%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.41%) DB2
11 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.85%) Power BI
12 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.56%) MS Access
13 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.28%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 41 (11.55%) Visual Studio
2 33 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (6.76%) Git (software)
4 18 (5.07%) Jenkins
4 18 (5.07%) Selenium
5 14 (3.94%) JIRA
6 13 (3.66%) SpecFlow
7 12 (3.38%) TeamCity
8 8 (2.25%) git-flow
9 7 (1.97%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.97%) NuGet
10 6 (1.69%) NUnit
10 6 (1.69%) Subversion
11 5 (1.41%) HP UFT
11 5 (1.41%) JUnit
11 5 (1.41%) Protractor
11 5 (1.41%) Ranorex
11 5 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.85%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.85%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (11.83%) Finance
2 37 (10.42%) Advertising
3 24 (6.76%) Retail
4 21 (5.92%) Marketing
5 10 (2.82%) Automotive
6 8 (2.25%) Legal
7 5 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.13%) Back Office
8 4 (1.13%) Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 233 (65.63%) Developer
2 106 (29.86%) .NET Developer
3 95 (26.76%) C# Developer
4 56 (15.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (12.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 44 (12.39%) Senior Developer
6 43 (12.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 40 (11.27%) Software Developer
8 30 (8.45%) Analyst
9 28 (7.89%) SQL Developer
10 27 (7.61%) Architect
11 24 (6.76%) Junior
11 24 (6.76%) Junior Developer
12 23 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 20 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
13 20 (5.63%) Graduate
13 20 (5.63%) Graduate Developer
14 19 (5.35%) .NET Software Developer
15 16 (4.51%) HTML Developer
15 16 (4.51%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (41.13%) ASP.NET
2 125 (35.21%) HTML
3 121 (34.08%) CSS
4 64 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 54 (15.21%) AngularJS
6 47 (13.24%) jQuery
7 35 (9.86%) Web Services
8 31 (8.73%) XML
9 30 (8.45%) .NET Framework
10 28 (7.89%) HTML5
11 26 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (6.76%) Node.js
13 22 (6.20%) CSS3
13 22 (6.20%) RESTful
14 19 (5.35%) LINQ
14 19 (5.35%) SOAP
14 19 (5.35%) WCF
15 17 (4.79%) JSON
15 17 (4.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.48%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.79%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.66%) Fintech
6 12 (3.38%) Music Streaming
7 11 (3.10%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.97%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.97%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.97%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.41%) iSeries
10 4 (1.13%) EPoS
11 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.85%) Social Media
12 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.56%) Life Science
12 2 (0.56%) User Experience
13 1 (0.28%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.28%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.73%) Windows
2 19 (5.35%) Linux
3 7 (1.97%) Unix
4 5 (1.41%) FreeRTOS
4 5 (1.41%) SafeRTOS
4 5 (1.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 4 (1.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.28%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) HPUX
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (27.04%) MVC
3 73 (20.56%) TDD
4 46 (12.96%) CRM
5 42 (11.83%) BDD
5 42 (11.83%) Web Development
6 40 (11.27%) Mentoring
7 39 (10.99%) Test Automation
8 38 (10.70%) Unit Testing
9 32 (9.01%) Scrum
10 27 (7.61%) ITIL
11 26 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (7.04%) Project Management
13 24 (6.76%) SDLC
14 17 (4.79%) DevOps
15 15 (4.23%) E-Commerce
15 15 (4.23%) ERP
15 15 (4.23%) Migration
16 14 (3.94%) Domain-Driven Design
16 14 (3.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 276 (77.75%) C#
2 161 (45.35%) JavaScript
3 125 (35.21%) SQL
4 55 (15.49%) Java
5 39 (10.99%) VB.NET
6 29 (8.17%) PHP
7 24 (6.76%) T-SQL
8 23 (6.48%) C
9 20 (5.63%) Python
10 16 (4.51%) C++
11 15 (4.23%) Perl
12 13 (3.66%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.54%) Delphi
14 7 (1.97%) Ruby
14 7 (1.97%) VBScript
15 6 (1.69%) OpenEdge ABL
15 6 (1.69%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.69%) VB
16 5 (1.41%) RPG
16 5 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (15.77%) Degree
2 17 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.41%) ISEB
5 5 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.85%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.85%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) MCP
8 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.23%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.41%) MISRA
3 5 (1.41%) MISRA C
3 5 (1.41%) SLA
4 4 (1.13%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.56%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (3.94%) Docker
2 8 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.66%) Puppet
2 12 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.97%) Ansible
3 7 (1.97%) Salt
3 7 (1.97%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.85%) SCCM
4 3 (0.85%) SCOM
5 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 138 (38.87%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.63%) Sitecore
3 19 (5.35%) Oracle
4 15 (4.23%) Xamarin
5 11 (3.10%) ServiceNow
6 9 (2.54%) Citrix
6 9 (2.54%) VMware
7 7 (1.97%) BMC
8 6 (1.69%) Progress
8 6 (1.69%) Telerik
9 5 (1.41%) DevExpress
9 5 (1.41%) IBM
9 5 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.41%) Siebel
10 3 (0.85%) McAfee
10 3 (0.85%) Symantec
11 2 (0.56%) IFS
12 1 (0.28%) Capita
12 1 (0.28%) Google
12 1 (0.28%) Pega