Period
to 17 October 2017

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

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2676 3268 3765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.87% 17.72% 20.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.39% 50.53% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2477 3031 3580
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.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 5896 6468 6921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.36% 35.08% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5092 5472 6125
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 +2 1727 £40,000 +6.67% 145
East Midlands -2 955 £41,000 +2.50% 128
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2316 (86.55%) C#
2 1544 (57.70%) ASP.NET
3 1444 (53.96%) SQL Server
4 1363 (50.93%) JavaScript
5 1310 (48.95%) MVC
6 1226 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
7 1208 (45.14%) HTML
8 1116 (41.70%) SQL
9 1114 (41.63%) CSS
10 828 (30.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 798 (29.82%) AngularJS
12 790 (29.52%) Microsoft
13 614 (22.94%) jQuery
14 596 (22.27%) ASP.NET Web API
15 565 (21.11%) TDD
16 526 (19.66%) .NET Framework
17 484 (18.09%) Web Development
18 409 (15.28%) HTML5
19 358 (13.38%) Visual Studio
20 339 (12.67%) BDD
21 338 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
22 335 (12.52%) Entity Framework
23 328 (12.26%) VB.NET
24 319 (11.92%) WCF
25 313 (11.70%) Git (software)
25 313 (11.70%) Web Services
26 311 (11.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 300 (11.21%) RESTful
28 290 (10.84%) Web Application Development
28 290 (10.84%) T-SQL

.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
1 122 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 101 (3.77%) CMS
3 97 (3.62%) IIS
4 56 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
5 51 (1.91%) Umbraco
6 25 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
7 19 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 17 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
9 17 (0.64%) Hyperledger
9 17 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (0.56%) EPiServer
10 15 (0.56%) NServiceBus
11 11 (0.41%) Confluence
12 10 (0.37%) Apache
13 9 (0.34%) Ethereum
13 9 (0.34%) Sitefinity
13 9 (0.34%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.30%) Drupal
14 8 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.11%) Doxygen
4 3 (0.11%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.037%) InDesign
6 1 (0.037%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 68 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.22%) Magento
4 6 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.15%) LabWindows
6 3 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.075%) Exstream
7 2 (0.075%) iTrent
7 2 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.075%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.037%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.037%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.037%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.037%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.037%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.037%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 338 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (4.41%) SaaS
3 116 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (1.35%) GitHub
5 28 (1.05%) PaaS
6 27 (1.01%) Office 365
7 24 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
8 18 (0.67%) Google Play
9 15 (0.56%) Bluemix
9 15 (0.56%) IaaS
9 15 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
10 13 (0.49%) npm
11 11 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.26%) Force.com
12 7 (0.26%) Serverless
13 6 (0.22%) Google Analytics
14 5 (0.19%) Asana
15 4 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
16 3 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.24%) Internet
2 24 (0.90%) HTTP
3 23 (0.86%) ATM
3 23 (0.86%) Hyperconnected
4 19 (0.71%) SMS
5 17 (0.64%) Extranet
6 14 (0.52%) Skype
7 11 (0.41%) DNS
8 10 (0.37%) Firewall
9 9 (0.34%) Intranet
10 7 (0.26%) Broadband
11 5 (0.19%) RS-232
11 5 (0.19%) SSL
12 4 (0.15%) CTI
13 3 (0.11%) SAN
13 3 (0.11%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.11%) VPN
13 3 (0.11%) WEP
14 2 (0.075%) FTP
14 2 (0.075%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1444 (53.96%) SQL Server
2 230 (8.59%) NoSQL
3 209 (7.81%) SQL Server 2016
4 164 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 160 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 141 (5.27%) MySQL
7 138 (5.16%) MongoDB
8 122 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 93 (3.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 78 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 75 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 58 (2.17%) Big Data
13 50 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
14 49 (1.83%) Relational Database
15 48 (1.79%) Power BI
16 37 (1.38%) RavenDB
17 31 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
18 22 (0.82%) QlikView
19 16 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
20 15 (0.56%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 358 (13.38%) Visual Studio
2 313 (11.70%) Git (software)
3 210 (7.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 96 (3.59%) JIRA
5 93 (3.48%) Selenium
6 89 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 66 (2.47%) SpecFlow
8 53 (1.98%) NUnit
9 49 (1.83%) Subversion
10 36 (1.35%) TeamCity
11 31 (1.16%) Cucumber
12 30 (1.12%) Bitbucket
12 30 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
13 27 (1.01%) WebDriver
14 21 (0.78%) MSTest
15 17 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
16 15 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 15 (0.56%) Grunt
16 15 (0.56%) gulp
16 15 (0.56%) JSUnit
General
1 289 (10.80%) Finance
2 159 (5.94%) Retail
3 110 (4.11%) Advertising
4 109 (4.07%) Marketing
5 77 (2.88%) Electronics
6 52 (1.94%) Legal
7 49 (1.83%) Games
8 46 (1.72%) Banking
9 44 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 31 (1.16%) Automotive
11 28 (1.05%) Telecoms
12 22 (0.82%) Music Industry
13 21 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (0.56%) Law
15 11 (0.41%) Back Office
16 8 (0.30%) Local Government
17 1 (0.037%) Billing
17 1 (0.037%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.037%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.037%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2157 (80.61%) Developer
2 1332 (49.78%) .NET Developer
3 864 (32.29%) C# Developer
4 644 (24.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 431 (16.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 399 (14.91%) Software Developer
7 369 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 361 (13.49%) Senior Developer
9 247 (9.23%) SQL Developer
10 232 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 204 (7.62%) Senior .NET Developer
11 204 (7.62%) Web Developer
12 188 (7.03%) .NET Software Developer
13 187 (6.99%) Junior
14 180 (6.73%) Junior Developer
15 178 (6.65%) C# Software Developer
16 160 (5.98%) Senior C# Developer
17 148 (5.53%) Graduate
18 137 (5.12%) Full Stack Developer
19 129 (4.82%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1544 (57.70%) ASP.NET
2 1208 (45.14%) HTML
3 1114 (41.63%) CSS
4 828 (30.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 798 (29.82%) AngularJS
6 614 (22.94%) jQuery
7 596 (22.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 526 (19.66%) .NET Framework
9 409 (15.28%) HTML5
10 335 (12.52%) Entity Framework
11 319 (11.92%) WCF
12 313 (11.70%) Web Services
13 311 (11.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 300 (11.21%) RESTful
15 265 (9.90%) KnockoutJS
16 262 (9.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 256 (9.57%) Node.js
18 238 (8.89%) CSS3
19 213 (7.96%) XML
20 184 (6.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 213 (7.96%) Greenfield Project
2 147 (5.49%) Computer Science
3 139 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 123 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 92 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
6 86 (3.21%) User Experience
7 74 (2.77%) Fintech
8 35 (1.31%) Algorithms
9 24 (0.90%) Digital TV
10 22 (0.82%) NHS
11 20 (0.75%) iPhone
12 19 (0.71%) Management Information System
13 17 (0.64%) iPad
14 16 (0.60%) Client/Server
14 16 (0.60%) Data Centre
15 15 (0.56%) Data Structures
15 15 (0.56%) Replication
16 14 (0.52%) Mainframe
17 13 (0.49%) N-Tier
18 12 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 234 (8.74%) Windows
2 115 (4.30%) Android
3 91 (3.40%) Apple iOS
4 60 (2.24%) Linux
5 36 (1.35%) Unix
6 32 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 15 (0.56%) Windows Phone
8 10 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
10 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 4 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.11%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.075%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.037%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.037%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1310 (48.95%) MVC
2 1226 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
3 565 (21.11%) TDD
4 484 (18.09%) Web Development
5 339 (12.67%) BDD
6 290 (10.84%) Web Application Development
7 288 (10.76%) Scrum
8 287 (10.72%) OO
9 230 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
9 230 (8.59%) SDLC
10 219 (8.18%) Software Engineering
11 200 (7.47%) Test Automation
12 175 (6.54%) Unit Testing
13 173 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
13 173 (6.46%) Mentoring
14 143 (5.34%) E-Commerce
15 133 (4.97%) Microservices
16 117 (4.37%) SOLID
17 96 (3.59%) OOP
18 95 (3.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2316 (86.55%) C#
2 1363 (50.93%) JavaScript
3 1116 (41.70%) SQL
4 328 (12.26%) VB.NET
5 290 (10.84%) T-SQL
6 268 (10.01%) Java
7 180 (6.73%) Ruby
8 124 (4.63%) VB
9 121 (4.52%) PHP
10 114 (4.26%) C++
11 104 (3.89%) C
12 101 (3.77%) Python
13 95 (3.55%) TypeScript
14 56 (2.09%) PL/SQL
15 51 (1.91%) PowerShell
16 40 (1.49%) VB6
17 37 (1.38%) Perl
18 32 (1.20%) VBScript
19 30 (1.12%) F#
20 19 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 289 (10.80%) Degree
2 80 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (1.87%) Security Cleared
5 46 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 16 (0.60%) HND
6 16 (0.60%) MCP
7 13 (0.49%) MCPD
8 11 (0.41%) GNVQ
9 10 (0.37%) MCSD
10 8 (0.30%) CCNA
10 8 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.30%) ISEB
11 5 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.19%) Master's Degree
11 5 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.075%) PhD
14 1 (0.037%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (3.25%) QA
2 44 (1.64%) SLA
3 13 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.15%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.15%) MISRA
6 4 (0.15%) MISRA C
6 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.15%) WCAG
7 2 (0.075%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.075%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.075%) TickIT
8 1 (0.037%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (1.46%) Docker
2 24 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.64%) Firmware
4 13 (0.49%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.30%) vSphere
7 5 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.15%) XenApp
9 3 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.11%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.075%) Xen
10 2 (0.075%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (0.86%) Puppet
2 19 (0.71%) Ansible
3 16 (0.60%) Salt
4 11 (0.41%) SCVMM
5 10 (0.37%) Kibana
6 9 (0.34%) SCCM
7 8 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
7 8 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 7 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.19%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.19%) SCOM
10 4 (0.15%) logstash
11 3 (0.11%) Terraform
11 3 (0.11%) WSUS
12 2 (0.075%) Cobbler
12 2 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.075%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.075%) Nagios
Vendors
1 790 (29.52%) Microsoft
2 130 (4.86%) Oracle
3 104 (3.89%) Xamarin
4 61 (2.28%) Sitecore
5 54 (2.02%) Google
6 42 (1.57%) Facebook
7 25 (0.93%) VMware
8 23 (0.86%) IBM
9 21 (0.78%) Remedy
10 20 (0.75%) BMC
11 17 (0.64%) SAP
12 16 (0.60%) Tableau
13 15 (0.56%) DevExpress
13 15 (0.56%) Telerik
14 13 (0.49%) Citrix
14 13 (0.49%) Progress
15 10 (0.37%) Cisco
15 10 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (0.34%) Apple
16 9 (0.34%) Dell