Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 7 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,574 2,854 3,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.28% 18.41% 17.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.10% 48.56% 50.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,240 2,718 2,923
Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

.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 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 5,707 5,877 6,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.31% 37.91% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4,766 5,089 5,482
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,150 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the Midlands

.NET
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in the Midlands.

Salary trend for .NET in the Midlands

.NET
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the Midlands over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 2018. 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 1,372 £42,500 +6.25% 250
East Midlands +1 1,204 £40,000 -5.88% 206
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Midlands region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2,212 (85.94%) C#
2 1,453 (56.45%) SQL Server
3 1,413 (54.90%) ASP.NET
4 1,254 (48.72%) JavaScript
5 1,247 (48.45%) MVC
6 1,202 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1,128 (43.82%) HTML
8 1,057 (41.06%) CSS
9 1,053 (40.91%) SQL
10 840 (32.63%) Microsoft
11 718 (27.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 607 (23.58%) .NET Framework
13 586 (22.77%) ASP.NET Web API
14 584 (22.69%) AngularJS
15 571 (22.18%) jQuery
16 456 (17.72%) TDD
17 452 (17.56%) Entity Framework
18 432 (16.78%) Microsoft Azure
19 381 (14.80%) Web Development
20 339 (13.17%) Scrum
21 335 (13.01%) HTML5
22 330 (12.82%) WCF
23 311 (12.08%) Web Services
24 307 (11.93%) RESTful
25 288 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 283 (10.99%) T-SQL
27 277 (10.76%) BDD
28 275 (10.68%) Finance
29 269 (10.45%) Visual Studio
29 269 (10.45%) Git (software)

.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
1 190 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 85 (3.30%) CMS
3 81 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
4 80 (3.11%) IIS
5 69 (2.68%) Umbraco
6 38 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 37 (1.44%) Confluence
8 22 (0.85%) K2 blackpearl
8 22 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
9 17 (0.66%) NServiceBus
10 13 (0.51%) Apache Solr
10 13 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.39%) Sitefinity
12 9 (0.35%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.31%) Apache
13 8 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.27%) EPiServer
14 7 (0.27%) JBoss
14 7 (0.27%) Kentico
Applications
1 29 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.078%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.078%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.039%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 141 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 22 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.16%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.12%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.12%) Sage 500
8 2 (0.078%) Dynamics SL
9 1 (0.039%) Magento
9 1 (0.039%) PlanetPress Connect
9 1 (0.039%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.039%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.039%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.039%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 432 (16.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (3.07%) PaaS
4 71 (2.76%) Dynamics 365
5 67 (2.60%) IaaS
6 62 (2.41%) SaaS
7 59 (2.29%) Office 365
8 37 (1.44%) GitHub
9 34 (1.32%) Serverless
10 13 (0.51%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 12 (0.47%) CloudFront
11 12 (0.47%) Sage Pay
12 11 (0.43%) Bluemix
12 11 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
13 8 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.18%) Internet
2 28 (1.09%) Hyperconnected
3 18 (0.70%) SMS
4 15 (0.58%) Intranet
5 12 (0.47%) Firewall
6 9 (0.35%) SSL
7 8 (0.31%) Broadband
8 7 (0.27%) Wireshark
9 6 (0.23%) Extranet
9 6 (0.23%) FTP
9 6 (0.23%) HTTP
9 6 (0.23%) SAN
9 6 (0.23%) Telnet
10 5 (0.19%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.16%) DNS
11 4 (0.16%) VoIP
12 3 (0.12%) Skype
13 2 (0.078%) AMQP
13 2 (0.078%) DHCP
13 2 (0.078%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,453 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 248 (9.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 190 (7.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 189 (7.34%) NoSQL
5 159 (6.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 107 (4.16%) MongoDB
7 78 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 69 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 67 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 62 (2.41%) MySQL
11 58 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 52 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
12 52 (2.02%) Power BI
13 49 (1.90%) Relational Database
14 46 (1.79%) RavenDB
15 34 (1.32%) Big Data
16 29 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
17 21 (0.82%) SSDT
18 19 (0.74%) Data Lake
19 14 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 269 (10.45%) Git (software)
1 269 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 207 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 108 (4.20%) JIRA
4 78 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
5 68 (2.64%) Visual Studio Team System
6 67 (2.60%) Selenium
7 61 (2.37%) Subversion
8 56 (2.18%) Jenkins
9 47 (1.83%) TeamCity
10 44 (1.71%) Bitbucket
11 41 (1.59%) Moq
11 41 (1.59%) NUnit
12 29 (1.13%) SpecFlow
13 27 (1.05%) WebDriver
14 25 (0.97%) MSTest
15 17 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (0.54%) Android Studio
17 12 (0.47%) Mercurial
17 12 (0.47%) WiX
General
1 275 (10.68%) Finance
2 179 (6.95%) Retail
3 172 (6.68%) Advertising
4 112 (4.35%) Marketing
5 58 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 30 (1.17%) Automotive
7 27 (1.05%) Legal
8 24 (0.93%) Law
9 23 (0.89%) Games
10 17 (0.66%) Banking
11 10 (0.39%) Electronics
11 10 (0.39%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.19%) Billing
14 3 (0.12%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.078%) Back Office
15 2 (0.078%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.078%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.039%) Local Government
16 1 (0.039%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,990 (77.31%) Developer
2 1,171 (45.49%) .NET Developer
3 640 (24.86%) C# Developer
4 477 (18.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 318 (12.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 300 (11.66%) Software Developer
7 286 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 257 (9.98%) Senior Developer
9 194 (7.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 191 (7.42%) SQL Developer
11 158 (6.14%) Web Developer
12 151 (5.87%) .NET Software Developer
13 136 (5.28%) Senior .NET Developer
14 125 (4.86%) Analyst
15 124 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
16 121 (4.70%) C# Software Developer
17 109 (4.23%) Junior
18 98 (3.81%) Junior Developer
19 96 (3.73%) Applications Developer
20 86 (3.34%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,413 (54.90%) ASP.NET
2 1,128 (43.82%) HTML
3 1,057 (41.06%) CSS
4 718 (27.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 607 (23.58%) .NET Framework
6 586 (22.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 584 (22.69%) AngularJS
8 571 (22.18%) jQuery
9 452 (17.56%) Entity Framework
10 335 (13.01%) HTML5
11 330 (12.82%) WCF
12 311 (12.08%) Web Services
13 307 (11.93%) RESTful
14 288 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 250 (9.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 234 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 229 (8.90%) CSS3
18 211 (8.20%) Node.js
19 187 (7.26%) KnockoutJS
20 165 (6.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 191 (7.42%) Greenfield Project
2 114 (4.43%) Mobile App
3 106 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 95 (3.69%) Computer Science
6 92 (3.57%) User Experience
7 69 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
8 53 (2.06%) Fintech
9 32 (1.24%) Digital TV
9 32 (1.24%) Music Streaming
10 25 (0.97%) Management Information System
11 23 (0.89%) Driving Licence
12 22 (0.85%) Graphic Design
13 18 (0.70%) NHS
14 13 (0.51%) EPoS
15 10 (0.39%) iPad
15 10 (0.39%) Replication
16 9 (0.35%) Client/Server
17 8 (0.31%) Data Centre
17 8 (0.31%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 210 (8.16%) Windows
2 82 (3.19%) Android
3 61 (2.37%) Apple iOS
3 61 (2.37%) Linux
4 46 (1.79%) Windows Server
5 21 (0.82%) Unix
6 15 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.19%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 4 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.12%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.078%) FreeRTOS
11 2 (0.078%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.078%) SafeRTOS
12 1 (0.039%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,247 (48.45%) MVC
2 1,202 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
3 456 (17.72%) TDD
4 381 (14.80%) Web Development
5 339 (13.17%) Scrum
6 277 (10.76%) BDD
7 264 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 261 (10.14%) Web Application Development
9 254 (9.87%) Problem-Solving
10 226 (8.78%) Test Automation
11 220 (8.55%) Software Engineering
12 192 (7.46%) SDLC
13 191 (7.42%) OO
14 190 (7.38%) CRM
15 178 (6.92%) Unit Testing
16 136 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
16 136 (5.28%) Dependency Injection
17 123 (4.78%) E-Commerce
18 102 (3.96%) Mentoring
19 101 (3.92%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2,212 (85.94%) C#
2 1,254 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 1,053 (40.91%) SQL
4 283 (10.99%) T-SQL
5 253 (9.83%) VB.NET
6 199 (7.73%) Java
7 130 (5.05%) VB
8 105 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 105 (4.08%) Ruby
9 99 (3.85%) C++
10 76 (2.95%) PHP
11 65 (2.53%) TypeScript
12 52 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 39 (1.52%) Python
14 22 (0.85%) C
14 22 (0.85%) VB6
15 19 (0.74%) Erlang
15 19 (0.74%) VBA
15 19 (0.74%) X++
16 16 (0.62%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 210 (8.16%) Degree
2 67 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (2.37%) Security Cleared
4 55 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 40 (1.55%) SC Cleared
6 31 (1.20%) MCP
7 27 (1.05%) MCPD
8 23 (0.89%) ISEB
9 19 (0.74%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.27%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.23%) PMP
12 5 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
13 4 (0.16%) CCNA
13 4 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.16%) MCSD
13 4 (0.16%) MCTS
14 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.12%) MCSE
14 3 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.078%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (2.87%) QA
2 48 (1.86%) SLA
3 11 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.43%) PMO
4 10 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.19%) GDPR
7 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.16%) TickIT
8 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.078%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.078%) MISRA
9 2 (0.078%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.039%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.039%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.039%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.039%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 76 (2.95%) Docker
2 51 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.039%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.039%) vSphere
7 1 (0.039%) Xen
7 1 (0.039%) XenApp
7 1 (0.039%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (1.01%) Terraform
2 19 (0.74%) Puppet
3 14 (0.54%) Ansible
4 13 (0.51%) Kubernetes
4 13 (0.51%) SCCM
4 13 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 12 (0.47%) vCenter Server
6 7 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
7 6 (0.23%) Control-M
8 5 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.078%) Kibana
9 2 (0.078%) Packer
9 2 (0.078%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.039%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.039%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.039%) logstash
10 1 (0.039%) Nmap
10 1 (0.039%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.039%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 840 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 139 (5.40%) Google
3 114 (4.43%) Xamarin
4 60 (2.33%) Oracle
5 59 (2.29%) Facebook
6 42 (1.63%) Sitecore
7 39 (1.52%) SAP
8 38 (1.48%) Twitter
9 32 (1.24%) VMware
10 24 (0.93%) Remedy
10 24 (0.93%) Telerik
11 14 (0.54%) ServiceNow
12 13 (0.51%) Adobe
12 13 (0.51%) IBM
13 11 (0.43%) IFS
14 10 (0.39%) Capita
14 10 (0.39%) DevExpress
15 9 (0.35%) Progress
15 9 (0.35%) Tableau
16 8 (0.31%) Sage