Period
to 18 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,320 651 1,761
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 12.49% 16.59% 15.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.68% 43.03% 48.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,128 561 1,587
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +2.04%

.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 the Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,413 1,513 3,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.29% 38.55% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,546 1,249 3,159
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £54,299
90th Percentile £74,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the Midlands

.NET
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for .NET in the Midlands

.NET
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET in the Midlands

.NET
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -4 883 £50,000 +5.26% 233
East Midlands -3 437 £45,000 - 182
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1,058 (80.15%) C#
2 637 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
3 634 (48.03%) SQL
4 584 (44.24%) Azure
5 556 (42.12%) JavaScript
6 493 (37.35%) SQL Server
7 430 (32.58%) ASP.NET
8 429 (32.50%) .NET Core
9 397 (30.08%) MVC
10 395 (29.92%) Microsoft
11 373 (28.26%) .NET Framework
12 344 (26.06%) DevOps
13 330 (25.00%) HTML
14 300 (22.73%) AngularJS
15 299 (22.65%) CSS
16 252 (19.09%) Scrum
17 251 (19.02%) React
18 236 (17.88%) Software Engineering
19 234 (17.73%) Social Skills
20 228 (17.27%) Full Stack Development
21 224 (16.97%) Microservices
22 220 (16.67%) AWS
23 217 (16.44%) jQuery
24 191 (14.47%) Greenfield Project
25 189 (14.32%) TDD
26 183 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
27 180 (13.64%) REST
28 173 (13.11%) Docker
29 172 (13.03%) Git (software)
30 171 (12.95%) SDLC

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 55 (4.17%) Umbraco
2 45 (3.41%) CMS
3 32 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 25 (1.89%) IIS
5 21 (1.59%) WordPress
6 20 (1.52%) Confluence
7 12 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (0.76%) Drupal
9 8 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.53%) Sitefinity
11 6 (0.45%) Headless CMS
11 6 (0.45%) Kentico
11 6 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.38%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.30%) SAS
14 1 (0.076%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.076%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.076%) K2 blackpearl
14 1 (0.076%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.076%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.45%) nopCommerce
2 5 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.15%) Exchequer
4 2 (0.15%) Magento
5 1 (0.076%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.076%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 584 (44.24%) Azure
2 220 (16.67%) AWS
3 111 (8.41%) SaaS
4 69 (5.23%) GCP
5 64 (4.85%) Serverless
6 53 (4.02%) Power Platform
7 51 (3.86%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 36 (2.73%) Dynamics 365
9 32 (2.42%) GitHub
9 32 (2.42%) Microsoft 365
10 29 (2.20%) PaaS
11 26 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
12 20 (1.52%) Power Automate
13 18 (1.36%) Azure Service Bus
13 18 (1.36%) IaaS
14 17 (1.29%) Azure Logic Apps
15 16 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
15 16 (1.21%) Azure Functions
16 13 (0.98%) Amazon S3
16 13 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.98%) DNS
2 12 (0.91%) Intranet
3 8 (0.61%) Internet
3 8 (0.61%) SSL
4 7 (0.53%) Firewall
4 7 (0.53%) HTTP
4 7 (0.53%) IPv4
4 7 (0.53%) LAN
4 7 (0.53%) WAN
5 6 (0.45%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.30%) Skype
7 3 (0.23%) ASN.1
7 3 (0.23%) DHCP
7 3 (0.23%) MQTT
7 3 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.23%) VLAN
8 2 (0.15%) AMQP
9 1 (0.076%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.076%) NAS
9 1 (0.076%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 493 (37.35%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 68 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 47 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (2.95%) MySQL
7 35 (2.65%) Power BI
8 33 (2.50%) MongoDB
9 31 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 19 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
12 17 (1.29%) Big Data
13 16 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.21%) SQL Server 2019
14 15 (1.14%) GIS
15 14 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
16 13 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
17 10 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 172 (13.03%) Git (software)
2 88 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 68 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 44 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 43 (3.26%) JIRA
6 42 (3.18%) GitLab
7 37 (2.80%) TeamCity
8 34 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
10 25 (1.89%) Selenium
11 13 (0.98%) Bitbucket
11 13 (0.98%) NUnit
12 11 (0.83%) SpecFlow
13 10 (0.76%) JMeter
14 9 (0.68%) Subversion
15 8 (0.61%) Maven
15 8 (0.61%) Moq
16 7 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 7 (0.53%) Cucumber
16 7 (0.53%) MSTest
General
1 234 (17.73%) Social Skills
2 107 (8.11%) Finance
3 87 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (5.61%) Law
5 70 (5.30%) Retail
6 47 (3.56%) Marketing
7 24 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
8 17 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.06%) Influencing Skills
9 14 (1.06%) Presentation Skills
10 13 (0.98%) Banking
11 11 (0.83%) Documentation Skills
11 11 (0.83%) Legal
11 11 (0.83%) Public Sector
12 9 (0.68%) Local Government
13 7 (0.53%) Automotive
13 7 (0.53%) Back Office
14 6 (0.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 5 (0.38%) Police
16 4 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 904 (68.48%) Developer
2 392 (29.70%) .NET Developer
3 270 (20.45%) Software Developer
4 252 (19.09%) C# Developer
5 175 (13.26%) Senior Developer
6 139 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 114 (8.64%) Full Stack Developer
8 104 (7.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 101 (7.65%) Software Engineer
10 73 (5.53%) Junior
11 71 (5.38%) C# Software Developer
12 66 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
13 57 (4.32%) Junior Developer
14 50 (3.79%) .NET Software Engineer
15 44 (3.33%) Analyst
16 42 (3.18%) Architect
17 41 (3.11%) Lead Developer
18 31 (2.35%) Azure Developer
19 29 (2.20%) DevOps Engineer
19 29 (2.20%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 430 (32.58%) ASP.NET
2 429 (32.50%) .NET Core
3 373 (28.26%) .NET Framework
4 330 (25.00%) HTML
5 300 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 299 (22.65%) CSS
7 251 (19.02%) React
8 217 (16.44%) jQuery
9 183 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 180 (13.64%) REST
11 169 (12.80%) Entity Framework
12 128 (9.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 124 (9.39%) Web Services
14 117 (8.86%) RESTful
15 73 (5.53%) XML
16 71 (5.38%) LINQ
17 68 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 66 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 66 (5.00%) JSON
19 64 (4.85%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 191 (14.47%) Greenfield Project
2 79 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 70 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
3 70 (5.30%) User Experience
4 25 (1.89%) Legacy Systems
5 20 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (1.44%) Client/Server
6 19 (1.44%) Legacy Applications
6 19 (1.44%) Life Science
7 14 (1.06%) Cloud Native
8 13 (0.98%) Public Cloud
9 11 (0.83%) Driving Licence
9 11 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (0.76%) e-Health
10 10 (0.76%) Legacy Code
10 10 (0.76%) Management Information System
11 9 (0.68%) Algorithms
11 9 (0.68%) Virtual Team
12 8 (0.61%) Data Centre
12 8 (0.61%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 100 (7.58%) Windows
2 24 (1.82%) Linux
3 18 (1.36%) Android
4 12 (0.91%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.76%) Unix
6 9 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.076%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.076%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 637 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 397 (30.08%) MVC
3 344 (26.06%) DevOps
4 252 (19.09%) Scrum
5 236 (17.88%) Software Engineering
6 228 (17.27%) Full Stack Development
7 224 (16.97%) Microservices
8 189 (14.32%) TDD
9 171 (12.95%) SDLC
10 156 (11.82%) Mentoring
11 135 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
12 105 (7.95%) Web Development
13 98 (7.42%) SOLID
14 76 (5.76%) Unit Testing
15 70 (5.30%) Fintech
16 63 (4.77%) API Design
17 55 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
17 55 (4.17%) Computer Science
18 52 (3.94%) Continuous Improvement
19 51 (3.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,058 (80.15%) C#
2 634 (48.03%) SQL
3 556 (42.12%) JavaScript
4 154 (11.67%) T-SQL
5 143 (10.83%) TypeScript
6 136 (10.30%) VB.NET
7 83 (6.29%) Java
8 72 (5.45%) PowerShell
9 64 (4.85%) Python
10 40 (3.03%) PHP
11 29 (2.20%) Bash Shell
12 24 (1.82%) C
12 24 (1.82%) VB
13 23 (1.74%) C++
14 22 (1.67%) VBA
15 17 (1.29%) Ruby
16 11 (0.83%) VB6
16 11 (0.83%) XAML
17 10 (0.76%) Perl
18 8 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 89 (6.74%) Degree
2 43 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (0.98%) HND
7 12 (0.91%) HNC
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.23%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.23%) ISEB
10 2 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.076%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.076%) MCSD
11 1 (0.076%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (7.35%) QA
2 18 (1.36%) Accessibility
3 15 (1.14%) SLA
4 12 (0.91%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 12 (0.91%) GxP
5 7 (0.53%) GDPR
6 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.076%) DICOM
7 1 (0.076%) HL7
7 1 (0.076%) PMO
7 1 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 173 (13.11%) Docker
2 11 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.23%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.076%) KVM
6 1 (0.076%) NFS
6 1 (0.076%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 146 (11.06%) Kubernetes
2 56 (4.24%) Terraform
3 22 (1.67%) Ansible
4 12 (0.91%) Grafana
5 8 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.61%) Puppet
6 7 (0.53%) SCCM
7 3 (0.23%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.15%) Kibana
9 1 (0.076%) MIIS
9 1 (0.076%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 395 (29.92%) Microsoft
2 45 (3.41%) Xamarin
3 34 (2.58%) Oracle
4 28 (2.12%) Google
5 16 (1.21%) Agilent
5 16 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (0.83%) VMware
7 10 (0.76%) MuleSoft
8 9 (0.68%) Telerik
9 7 (0.53%) Alibaba
9 7 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.53%) IBM
9 7 (0.53%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.53%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.38%) Dynatrace
10 5 (0.38%) UiPath
11 4 (0.30%) Adobe
11 4 (0.30%) Facebook
11 4 (0.30%) HubSpot
11 4 (0.30%) Nintex