Period
to 12 December 2017

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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 452 620 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 11.87% 13.33% 16.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.96% 44.83% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 440 579 622
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 1257 1383 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.00% 29.74% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1211 1061
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -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 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for .NET.

1 359 (79.42%) C#
2 226 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 220 (48.67%) ASP.NET
4 212 (46.90%) SQL Server
5 204 (45.13%) HTML
6 194 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
7 192 (42.48%) CSS
8 172 (38.05%) SQL
9 171 (37.83%) Microsoft
10 169 (37.39%) MVC
11 103 (22.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 101 (22.35%) AngularJS
13 87 (19.25%) jQuery
14 86 (19.03%) TDD
15 80 (17.70%) Degree
16 78 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
17 77 (17.04%) Web Development
18 76 (16.81%) Java
19 69 (15.27%) BDD
20 63 (13.94%) VB.NET
21 54 (11.95%) Finance
22 53 (11.73%) Web Services
23 52 (11.50%) Visual Studio
24 51 (11.28%) Test Automation
25 50 (11.06%) .NET Framework
25 50 (11.06%) XML
26 46 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web API
27 45 (9.96%) Scrum
28 42 (9.29%) RESTful
28 42 (9.29%) Mentoring

.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 33 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 29 (6.42%) CMS
3 19 (4.20%) IIS
4 14 (3.10%) Umbraco
5 12 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.33%) Drupal
7 6 (1.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.33%) OpenEdge
7 6 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.66%) SAS
10 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.22%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.22%) Confluence
11 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.22%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.11%) Doxygen
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 78 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.32%) SaaS
4 13 (2.88%) Office 365
5 12 (2.65%) GitHub
6 11 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.66%) Force.com
10 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.22%) IaaS
10 1 (0.22%) PaaS
10 1 (0.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.65%) Extranet
2 6 (1.33%) Skype
3 5 (1.11%) ATM
3 5 (1.11%) CTI
4 4 (0.88%) HTTP
5 3 (0.66%) Firewall
5 3 (0.66%) SAN
5 3 (0.66%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.66%) VPN
6 2 (0.44%) DNS
6 2 (0.44%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.22%) Broadband
7 1 (0.22%) DHCP
7 1 (0.22%) FTP
7 1 (0.22%) Internet
7 1 (0.22%) IPv6
7 1 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (46.90%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.65%) MySQL
3 20 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.88%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (1.77%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.33%) DTS
10 6 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.11%) DB2
11 5 (1.11%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.11%) SSDT
12 3 (0.66%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.66%) SQLite
13 2 (0.44%) MS Access
13 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (11.50%) Visual Studio
2 38 (8.41%) Git (software)
3 36 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (6.42%) Jenkins
5 22 (4.87%) JIRA
6 18 (3.98%) Selenium
6 18 (3.98%) SpecFlow
7 11 (2.43%) git-flow
8 10 (2.21%) TeamCity
9 9 (1.99%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.77%) JUnit
10 8 (1.77%) NUnit
10 8 (1.77%) Protractor
11 7 (1.55%) NuGet
12 6 (1.33%) Subversion
13 5 (1.11%) HP UFT
13 5 (1.11%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.11%) Ranorex
13 5 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (1.11%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (11.95%) Finance
2 40 (8.85%) Retail
3 38 (8.41%) Advertising
4 37 (8.19%) Marketing
5 17 (3.76%) Automotive
6 15 (3.32%) Legal
7 7 (1.55%) Law
8 5 (1.11%) Back Office
8 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.66%) Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 320 (70.80%) Developer
2 162 (35.84%) .NET Developer
3 133 (29.42%) C# Developer
4 76 (16.81%) Senior Developer
5 72 (15.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 68 (15.04%) Software Developer
7 46 (10.18%) ASP.NET Developer
8 43 (9.51%) Junior
9 42 (9.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (9.29%) Junior Developer
10 41 (9.07%) C# Software Developer
11 37 (8.19%) .NET Software Developer
12 34 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 34 (7.52%) Graduate
12 34 (7.52%) Graduate Developer
13 32 (7.08%) Architect
14 30 (6.64%) Junior C# Developer
15 29 (6.42%) Senior .NET Developer
16 28 (6.19%) SQL Developer
16 28 (6.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (48.67%) ASP.NET
2 204 (45.13%) HTML
3 192 (42.48%) CSS
4 103 (22.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 101 (22.35%) AngularJS
6 87 (19.25%) jQuery
7 53 (11.73%) Web Services
8 50 (11.06%) .NET Framework
8 50 (11.06%) XML
9 46 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (9.29%) RESTful
11 35 (7.74%) .NET Core
11 35 (7.74%) Angular 2
11 35 (7.74%) HTML5
12 31 (6.86%) Entity Framework
13 27 (5.97%) LINQ
14 26 (5.75%) JSON
15 25 (5.53%) Node.js
16 24 (5.31%) KnockoutJS
17 23 (5.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.63%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.19%) Mobile App
4 22 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.32%) Fintech
6 12 (2.65%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.43%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.21%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.55%) Social Media
10 5 (1.11%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.11%) iSeries
10 5 (1.11%) User Experience
11 4 (0.88%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.88%) EPoS
12 3 (0.66%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.66%) iPad
13 2 (0.44%) iPhone
13 2 (0.44%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.41%) Windows
2 26 (5.75%) Linux
3 15 (3.32%) Android
4 13 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.21%) Unix
6 5 (1.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.66%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) HPUX
9 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (37.39%) MVC
3 86 (19.03%) TDD
4 77 (17.04%) Web Development
5 69 (15.27%) BDD
6 51 (11.28%) Test Automation
7 45 (9.96%) Scrum
8 42 (9.29%) Mentoring
9 40 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (8.41%) Unit Testing
11 34 (7.52%) Project Management
12 32 (7.08%) OO
13 29 (6.42%) SDLC
14 28 (6.19%) CRM
15 25 (5.53%) ITIL
16 24 (5.31%) Migration
16 24 (5.31%) Software Engineering
17 22 (4.87%) DevOps
17 22 (4.87%) Open Source
18 19 (4.20%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 359 (79.42%) C#
2 226 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 172 (38.05%) SQL
4 76 (16.81%) Java
5 63 (13.94%) VB.NET
6 39 (8.63%) PHP
7 36 (7.96%) Python
8 28 (6.19%) T-SQL
9 26 (5.75%) C
10 23 (5.09%) PowerShell
11 22 (4.87%) Perl
12 21 (4.65%) Ruby
13 18 (3.98%) C++
14 15 (3.32%) VB
15 11 (2.43%) VBScript
16 10 (2.21%) TypeScript
17 9 (1.99%) Delphi
17 9 (1.99%) PL/SQL
18 6 (1.33%) Scala
18 6 (1.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 80 (17.70%) Degree
2 26 (5.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.33%) GNVQ
4 6 (1.33%) HND
5 5 (1.11%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) ISEB
7 1 (0.22%) MCP
7 1 (0.22%) PMP
7 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.32%) QA
2 7 (1.55%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.11%) MISRA
3 5 (1.11%) MISRA C
4 4 (0.88%) ISO 13485
4 4 (0.88%) SLA
5 2 (0.44%) IEC 62304
5 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.98%) Docker
3 11 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.55%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.33%) vSphere
6 3 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.66%) XenApp
6 3 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (3.54%) Puppet
2 11 (2.43%) Ansible
2 11 (2.43%) Salt
2 11 (2.43%) SCVMM
3 8 (1.77%) SCCM
4 5 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.11%) SCOM
5 3 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.44%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 171 (37.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.42%) Oracle
2 20 (4.42%) Xamarin
3 19 (4.20%) VMware
4 17 (3.76%) Sitecore
5 14 (3.10%) Citrix
6 11 (2.43%) BMC
7 8 (1.77%) ServiceNow
8 7 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.33%) DevExpress
10 5 (1.11%) Dell
10 5 (1.11%) IBM
10 5 (1.11%) McAfee
10 5 (1.11%) Siebel
10 5 (1.11%) Symantec
11 4 (0.88%) Apple
11 4 (0.88%) EMC
11 4 (0.88%) Informatica
11 4 (0.88%) Progress
11 4 (0.88%) Telerik