Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2865 3218 3903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.63% 17.34% 20.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.11% 49.93% 55.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2693 2960 3714
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,925
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6082 6445 6990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 39.56% 34.73% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5272 5478 6191
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 1856 £40,000 +6.67% 94
East Midlands -2 1019 £42,500 +6.25% 107
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 2470 (86.21%) C#
2 1663 (58.05%) ASP.NET
3 1545 (53.93%) SQL Server
4 1496 (52.22%) JavaScript
5 1404 (49.01%) MVC
6 1337 (46.67%) HTML
7 1259 (43.94%) SQL
8 1237 (43.18%) CSS
9 1192 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
10 884 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 861 (30.05%) Microsoft
12 788 (27.50%) AngularJS
13 635 (22.16%) jQuery
14 602 (21.01%) .NET Framework
15 600 (20.94%) TDD
16 584 (20.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 549 (19.16%) Web Development
18 442 (15.43%) HTML5
19 415 (14.49%) VB.NET
20 398 (13.89%) Visual Studio
21 354 (12.36%) BDD
22 352 (12.29%) Microsoft Azure
23 350 (12.22%) T-SQL
24 339 (11.83%) WCF
25 334 (11.66%) Entity Framework
26 329 (11.48%) Web Services
26 329 (11.48%) OO
27 319 (11.13%) Git (software)
28 292 (10.19%) Web Application Development
28 292 (10.19%) Twitter Bootstrap

.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
1 120 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 111 (3.87%) CMS
3 96 (3.35%) IIS
4 52 (1.82%) Umbraco
5 50 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
6 26 (0.91%) EPiServer
7 23 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 20 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 19 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
10 18 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (0.59%) Hyperledger
11 17 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (0.42%) Tomcat
13 10 (0.35%) DNN
13 10 (0.35%) Ethereum
13 10 (0.35%) K2 blackpearl
14 9 (0.31%) Drupal
15 8 (0.28%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.28%) WebSphere
15 8 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.14%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.10%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.070%) Mathcad
5 2 (0.070%) Simulink
6 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 86 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.24%) Magento
5 6 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.10%) LabWindows
7 3 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.070%) Exstream
8 2 (0.070%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 2 (0.070%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.035%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.035%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.035%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.035%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.035%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.035%) Scribe Insight
9 1 (0.035%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 352 (12.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 147 (5.13%) SaaS
3 87 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (1.26%) PaaS
5 29 (1.01%) Office 365
6 24 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
7 23 (0.80%) GitHub
8 22 (0.77%) Google Play
9 18 (0.63%) IaaS
10 13 (0.45%) Bluemix
10 13 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
11 9 (0.31%) Force.com
12 7 (0.24%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.21%) Sage Pay
14 5 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.10%) Boomi
16 3 (0.10%) Trello
17 2 (0.070%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.02%) Internet
2 23 (0.80%) ATM
3 19 (0.66%) HTTP
4 17 (0.59%) Intranet
5 14 (0.49%) Broadband
6 13 (0.45%) Firewall
6 13 (0.45%) Skype
7 12 (0.42%) SMS
8 11 (0.38%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.35%) Extranet
10 8 (0.28%) DNS
11 6 (0.21%) RS-232
12 4 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.14%) SAN
12 4 (0.14%) Softphone
12 4 (0.14%) VPN
13 3 (0.10%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.10%) WEP
13 3 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1545 (53.93%) SQL Server
2 245 (8.55%) NoSQL
3 216 (7.54%) SQL Server 2016
4 181 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 180 (6.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 163 (5.69%) MySQL
7 158 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 144 (5.03%) MongoDB
9 95 (3.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 92 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 90 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 61 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
12 61 (2.13%) Relational Database
13 53 (1.85%) Power BI
14 52 (1.82%) Big Data
14 52 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 37 (1.29%) RavenDB
16 28 (0.98%) QlikView
17 21 (0.73%) DocumentDB
18 20 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 398 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 319 (11.13%) Git (software)
3 223 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 99 (3.46%) Selenium
5 79 (2.76%) SpecFlow
6 74 (2.58%) Jenkins
7 66 (2.30%) NUnit
8 61 (2.13%) Subversion
9 56 (1.95%) JIRA
10 37 (1.29%) TeamCity
11 33 (1.15%) WebDriver
12 31 (1.08%) Cucumber
13 30 (1.05%) MSTest
14 25 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
15 24 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
16 18 (0.63%) Bitbucket
16 18 (0.63%) Mercurial
17 16 (0.56%) Grunt
17 16 (0.56%) Moq
18 15 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 278 (9.70%) Finance
2 171 (5.97%) Retail
3 113 (3.94%) Advertising
4 83 (2.90%) Electronics
5 77 (2.69%) Marketing
6 64 (2.23%) Legal
7 62 (2.16%) Manufacturing
8 45 (1.57%) Games
9 39 (1.36%) Automotive
10 38 (1.33%) Banking
11 35 (1.22%) Telecoms
12 23 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.59%) Law
13 17 (0.59%) Music Industry
14 9 (0.31%) Aerospace
15 8 (0.28%) Back Office
16 3 (0.10%) Local Government
17 1 (0.035%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.035%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.035%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2338 (81.61%) Developer
2 1441 (50.30%) .NET Developer
3 949 (33.12%) C# Developer
4 725 (25.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 511 (17.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 437 (15.25%) Software Developer
7 426 (14.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 415 (14.49%) Senior Developer
9 309 (10.79%) SQL Developer
10 254 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 248 (8.66%) Web Developer
12 214 (7.47%) .NET Software Developer
13 210 (7.33%) Senior .NET Developer
14 200 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
15 169 (5.90%) Senior C# Developer
16 167 (5.83%) Junior
17 159 (5.55%) Junior Developer
18 141 (4.92%) .NET Web Developer
19 140 (4.89%) Graduate
20 138 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1663 (58.05%) ASP.NET
2 1337 (46.67%) HTML
3 1237 (43.18%) CSS
4 884 (30.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 788 (27.50%) AngularJS
6 635 (22.16%) jQuery
7 602 (21.01%) .NET Framework
8 584 (20.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 442 (15.43%) HTML5
10 339 (11.83%) WCF
11 334 (11.66%) Entity Framework
12 329 (11.48%) Web Services
13 292 (10.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 284 (9.91%) RESTful
15 276 (9.63%) KnockoutJS
16 270 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 269 (9.39%) CSS3
18 255 (8.90%) Node.js
19 225 (7.85%) XML
20 213 (7.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 253 (8.83%) Greenfield Project
2 153 (5.34%) Mobile App
3 135 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 127 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
5 105 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 89 (3.11%) User Experience
7 74 (2.58%) Fintech
8 30 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 29 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 25 (0.87%) iPad
11 23 (0.80%) iPhone
11 23 (0.80%) Mainframe
12 20 (0.70%) Digital TV
12 20 (0.70%) N-Tier
13 17 (0.59%) NHS
14 14 (0.49%) Data Structures
14 14 (0.49%) Replication
15 13 (0.45%) Virtual Team
16 11 (0.38%) Data Centre
16 11 (0.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 264 (9.21%) Windows
2 119 (4.15%) Android
3 94 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 56 (1.95%) Linux
5 39 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 33 (1.15%) Unix
7 16 (0.56%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
11 6 (0.21%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.17%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.070%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.035%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.035%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.035%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.035%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1404 (49.01%) MVC
2 1192 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
3 600 (20.94%) TDD
4 549 (19.16%) Web Development
5 354 (12.36%) BDD
6 329 (11.48%) OO
7 292 (10.19%) Web Application Development
8 289 (10.09%) Scrum
9 239 (8.34%) Continuous Integration
10 234 (8.17%) SDLC
11 230 (8.03%) Software Engineering
12 190 (6.63%) Unit Testing
13 189 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
14 172 (6.00%) Test Automation
15 163 (5.69%) E-Commerce
16 156 (5.45%) Mentoring
17 145 (5.06%) SOLID
18 125 (4.36%) OOP
19 123 (4.29%) Microservices
20 109 (3.80%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2470 (86.21%) C#
2 1496 (52.22%) JavaScript
3 1259 (43.94%) SQL
4 415 (14.49%) VB.NET
5 350 (12.22%) T-SQL
6 257 (8.97%) Java
7 177 (6.18%) Ruby
8 162 (5.65%) VB
9 119 (4.15%) C++
10 104 (3.63%) PHP
11 102 (3.56%) Python
12 93 (3.25%) C
13 92 (3.21%) TypeScript
14 61 (2.13%) PowerShell
15 48 (1.68%) PL/SQL
16 39 (1.36%) F#
16 39 (1.36%) VB6
17 33 (1.15%) R
18 28 (0.98%) VBScript
19 24 (0.84%) XAML
Qualifications
1 285 (9.95%) Degree
2 75 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 37 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.63%) HND
7 16 (0.56%) ISEB
7 16 (0.56%) MCSD
8 13 (0.45%) GNVQ
9 8 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.21%) CCNA
10 6 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.21%) MCPD
11 5 (0.17%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.14%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.14%) MCP
12 4 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.10%) PhD
13 3 (0.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (2.79%) QA
2 31 (1.08%) SLA
3 20 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.070%) PMO
8 1 (0.035%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.035%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.035%) MISRA
8 1 (0.035%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.035%) TickIT
System Software
1 20 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.63%) Firmware
3 11 (0.38%) Docker
3 11 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.24%) vSphere
5 5 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.14%) XenApp
7 3 (0.10%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.10%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.035%) Xen
8 1 (0.035%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (0.45%) Kibana
1 13 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (0.45%) Puppet
2 10 (0.35%) Ansible
2 10 (0.35%) Salt
3 9 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 6 (0.21%) SCCM
4 6 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (0.17%) logstash
5 5 (0.17%) SCOM
5 5 (0.17%) WSUS
6 4 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.14%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.070%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.070%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (0.070%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.070%) Nagios
7 2 (0.070%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.035%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.035%) Terraform
Vendors
1 861 (30.05%) Microsoft
2 140 (4.89%) Xamarin
3 131 (4.57%) Oracle
4 48 (1.68%) Google
5 47 (1.64%) Sitecore
6 38 (1.33%) Facebook
7 24 (0.84%) IBM
8 23 (0.80%) Tableau
9 21 (0.73%) SAP
10 13 (0.45%) Telerik
11 12 (0.42%) VMware
12 11 (0.38%) Apple
12 11 (0.38%) DevExpress
12 11 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (0.35%) Dell
14 9 (0.31%) BMC
14 9 (0.31%) Remedy
15 7 (0.24%) JD Edwards
15 7 (0.24%) Progress
15 7 (0.24%) TIBCO