Period
to 20 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 18 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 333 356 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.33% 9.58% 14.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.62% 32.07% 46.36%
Number of salaries quoted 272 344 534
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £30,125 £29,088 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,700 £58,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

.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 962 1,110 1,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.85% 29.86% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 752 899 1,080
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

.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 March 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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.

1 242 (72.67%) C#
2 138 (41.44%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (40.54%) ASP.NET
4 134 (40.24%) Microsoft
5 130 (39.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 124 (37.24%) SQL
7 110 (33.03%) SQL Server
8 103 (30.93%) JavaScript
9 96 (28.83%) HTML
10 89 (26.73%) MVC
11 80 (24.02%) CSS
12 74 (22.22%) Web Services
13 67 (20.12%) Java
14 53 (15.92%) jQuery
15 48 (14.41%) AngularJS
15 48 (14.41%) Scrum
16 47 (14.11%) ASP.NET Web API
16 47 (14.11%) Amazon AWS
17 45 (13.51%) Finance
18 44 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
19 39 (11.71%) VB.NET
19 39 (11.71%) Python
19 39 (11.71%) .NET Framework
20 38 (11.41%) Relational Database
21 37 (11.11%) SOA
21 37 (11.11%) Visual Studio
22 36 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
23 35 (10.51%) Software Engineering
24 34 (10.21%) PL/SQL
24 34 (10.21%) GDPR

.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 28 (8.41%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.10%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.80%) CMS
6 5 (1.50%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.90%) Drupal
8 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.60%) IIS
10 1 (0.30%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.30%) Captiva
10 1 (0.30%) Documentum
10 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (7.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.90%) ArchiCAD
2 3 (0.90%) AutoCAD
2 3 (0.90%) MicroStation
2 3 (0.90%) Revit
3 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.30%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 130 (39.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (14.11%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (9.61%) Office 365
4 22 (6.61%) PaaS
5 20 (6.01%) Serverless
6 17 (5.11%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (5.11%) Amazon EMR
6 17 (5.11%) Amazon Kinesis
6 17 (5.11%) Amazon S3
6 17 (5.11%) Amazon SQS
6 17 (5.11%) AWS Lambda
6 17 (5.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (4.20%) Dynamics 365
7 14 (4.20%) SaaS
8 10 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (2.70%) IaaS
10 6 (1.80%) Slack
10 6 (1.80%) Trello
11 4 (1.20%) GitHub
12 3 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.11%) Network Security
2 3 (0.90%) Broadband
2 3 (0.90%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) SSL
3 1 (0.30%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (33.03%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.41%) Relational Database
3 25 (7.51%) RDBMS
4 21 (6.31%) Cosmos DB
4 21 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (5.11%) Amazon RDS
6 17 (5.11%) Amazon Redshift
7 16 (4.80%) NoSQL
8 14 (4.20%) DTS
9 13 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.40%) GIS
10 8 (2.40%) MySQL
10 8 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.10%) EDMS
11 7 (2.10%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.80%) Blockchain
12 6 (1.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 37 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 26 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 25 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (4.50%) JIRA
5 9 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.10%) Gatling
7 7 (2.10%) JMeter
8 6 (1.80%) Maven
8 6 (1.80%) Selenium
9 3 (0.90%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.90%) Subversion
10 2 (0.60%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.60%) NUnit
10 2 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.30%) AccuRev
11 1 (0.30%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.30%) MSTest
General
1 45 (13.51%) Finance
2 11 (3.30%) Marketing
3 10 (3.00%) Legal
4 6 (1.80%) Retail
5 5 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.90%) Games
7 2 (0.60%) Advertising
7 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.30%) Automotive
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Local Government
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 200 (60.06%) Developer
2 98 (29.43%) .NET Developer
3 72 (21.62%) C# Developer
4 61 (18.32%) Architect
5 42 (12.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 33 (9.91%) Solutions Architect
8 29 (8.71%) Lead Architect
9 28 (8.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (8.41%) Cloud Architect
10 27 (8.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 27 (8.11%) Senior Developer
11 24 (7.21%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 22 (6.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (6.31%) Consultant
14 20 (6.01%) Software Engineer
15 15 (4.50%) Junior
15 15 (4.50%) Junior Developer
15 15 (4.50%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (4.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (40.54%) ASP.NET
2 96 (28.83%) HTML
3 80 (24.02%) CSS
4 74 (22.22%) Web Services
5 53 (15.92%) jQuery
6 48 (14.41%) AngularJS
7 47 (14.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (11.71%) .NET Framework
10 28 (8.41%) HTML5
10 28 (8.41%) JSON
10 28 (8.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (8.11%) XML
12 25 (7.51%) Node.js
13 24 (7.21%) KnockoutJS
13 24 (7.21%) REST
14 21 (6.31%) LINQ
15 19 (5.71%) Entity Framework
15 19 (5.71%) SOAP
16 18 (5.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 13 (3.90%) User Experience
5 10 (3.00%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.40%) Robotics
7 6 (1.80%) NHS
8 5 (1.50%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.50%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.50%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.20%) iSeries
10 3 (0.90%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.90%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.61%) Windows
2 12 (3.60%) Android
3 9 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.80%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.50%) Linux
6 3 (0.90%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (41.44%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (26.73%) MVC
3 48 (14.41%) Scrum
4 37 (11.11%) SOA
5 35 (10.51%) Software Engineering
6 33 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (9.91%) Project Management
7 32 (9.61%) DevOps
8 31 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (9.31%) TDD
9 30 (9.01%) Test Automation
10 29 (8.71%) Data Protection
10 29 (8.71%) SDLC
11 28 (8.41%) Presales
11 28 (8.41%) Workflow
12 27 (8.11%) CRM
13 26 (7.81%) Thought Leadership
13 26 (7.81%) Vendor Relationship Management
14 25 (7.51%) Web Development
15 24 (7.21%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 242 (72.67%) C#
2 124 (37.24%) SQL
3 103 (30.93%) JavaScript
4 67 (20.12%) Java
5 39 (11.71%) Python
5 39 (11.71%) VB.NET
6 34 (10.21%) PL/SQL
7 26 (7.81%) Scala
8 23 (6.91%) Shell Script
9 19 (5.71%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.20%) TypeScript
11 9 (2.70%) PHP
11 9 (2.70%) VB
12 8 (2.40%) Groovy
13 6 (1.80%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.80%) VB6
13 6 (1.80%) X++
14 5 (1.50%) Go
15 4 (1.20%) C++
15 4 (1.20%) RPG
Qualifications
1 31 (9.31%) Degree
2 26 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 25 (7.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (6.61%) MCSE
5 17 (5.11%) MCSA
6 6 (1.80%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.50%) RHCA
7 5 (1.50%) RHCE
7 5 (1.50%) RHCSA
8 4 (1.20%) HND
8 4 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.21%) GDPR
2 15 (4.50%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) WAI
System Software
1 19 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.50%) Docker
2 5 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.90%) Kubernetes
1 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 134 (40.24%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.31%) Oracle
3 24 (7.21%) UiPath
4 13 (3.90%) Blue Prism
5 12 (3.60%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.10%) DevExpress
6 7 (2.10%) Tableau
6 7 (2.10%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.80%) IBM
8 5 (1.50%) VMware
9 4 (1.20%) Alteryx
9 4 (1.20%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.90%) Informatica
10 3 (0.90%) Okta
11 2 (0.60%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.30%) Facebook
12 1 (0.30%) Mapinfo
12 1 (0.30%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.30%) Twitter