Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,120 2,671 3,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.85% 17.84% 17.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.60% 45.37% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,883 2,468 3,031
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 4,649 5,887 6,493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.76% 39.31% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,920 5,085 5,499
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -3 1,142 £43,500 +8.75% 361
East Midlands +1 980 £40,250 +0.63% 241
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 1,835 (86.56%) C#
2 1,095 (51.65%) JavaScript
3 1,072 (50.57%) SQL Server
4 1,048 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
5 1,038 (48.96%) ASP.NET
6 971 (45.80%) MVC
7 952 (44.91%) SQL
8 927 (43.73%) HTML
9 814 (38.40%) CSS
10 796 (37.55%) Microsoft
11 536 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 519 (24.48%) .NET Framework
13 513 (24.20%) AngularJS
14 480 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
15 451 (21.27%) jQuery
16 448 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web API
17 385 (18.16%) Scrum
18 353 (16.65%) TDD
19 330 (15.57%) Web Services
20 317 (14.95%) Web Development
21 314 (14.81%) HTML5
22 285 (13.44%) Entity Framework
23 281 (13.25%) T-SQL
24 262 (12.36%) Software Engineering
25 253 (11.93%) Git (software)
26 252 (11.89%) Visual Studio
27 251 (11.84%) Finance
28 243 (11.46%) VB.NET
29 238 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
30 231 (10.90%) WCF

.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
1 100 (4.72%) CMS
1 100 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 67 (3.16%) IIS
3 49 (2.31%) Umbraco
4 33 (1.56%) Confluence
5 27 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
7 21 (0.99%) K2 blackpearl
7 21 (0.99%) NServiceBus
8 16 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (0.75%) Sitefinity
9 14 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.38%) Apache
12 7 (0.33%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (0.19%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.094%) EPiServer
Applications
1 37 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (0.99%) Photoshop
5 14 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.33%) Maya
7 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.14%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.14%) Moqups
9 2 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.047%) Simulink
10 1 (0.047%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 39 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.094%) R3 Corda
5 2 (0.094%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.047%) Magento
6 1 (0.047%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.047%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.047%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.047%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.047%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 480 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 129 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (3.73%) SaaS
4 66 (3.11%) PaaS
5 59 (2.78%) Office 365
6 53 (2.50%) Serverless
7 35 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
7 35 (1.65%) GitHub
8 32 (1.51%) IaaS
9 20 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
10 18 (0.85%) Amazon S3
11 17 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
12 16 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
12 16 (0.75%) Amazon Kinesis
12 16 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
12 16 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.52%) Azure Functions
14 11 (0.52%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.64%) Internet
2 17 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 16 (0.75%) Network Security
4 14 (0.66%) SMS
5 12 (0.57%) Skype
6 10 (0.47%) SSL
7 8 (0.38%) HTTP
8 7 (0.33%) Intranet
9 5 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.14%) Broadband
10 3 (0.14%) DNS
10 3 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.14%) Hyperconnected
11 2 (0.094%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.094%) FTP
11 2 (0.094%) Modbus
11 2 (0.094%) WAN
11 2 (0.094%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.047%) Profibus
12 1 (0.047%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,072 (50.57%) SQL Server
2 155 (7.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 120 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 111 (5.24%) Relational Database
5 105 (4.95%) SQL Server 2016
6 99 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 81 (3.82%) MongoDB
8 61 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 55 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 53 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 49 (2.31%) Power BI
12 48 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
13 44 (2.08%) Cosmos DB
14 39 (1.84%) MySQL
15 32 (1.51%) Azure SQL Database
16 27 (1.27%) Big Data
16 27 (1.27%) RDBMS
17 22 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
17 22 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (1.04%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 253 (11.93%) Git (software)
2 252 (11.89%) Visual Studio
3 238 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 97 (4.58%) JIRA
5 68 (3.21%) Selenium
6 66 (3.11%) Visual Studio Team System
7 60 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
8 45 (2.12%) NUnit
9 43 (2.03%) TeamCity
10 38 (1.79%) Jenkins
11 37 (1.75%) SpecFlow
12 33 (1.56%) Bitbucket
13 26 (1.23%) Subversion
14 21 (0.99%) Cucumber
15 16 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (0.75%) Moq
15 16 (0.75%) ReSharper
16 14 (0.66%) Maven
17 13 (0.61%) Jasmine
17 13 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 251 (11.84%) Finance
2 156 (7.36%) Retail
3 67 (3.16%) Automotive
4 61 (2.88%) Advertising
5 56 (2.64%) Marketing
6 43 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.75%) Legal
8 29 (1.37%) Games
9 20 (0.94%) Law
10 16 (0.75%) Banking
11 15 (0.71%) Telecoms
12 10 (0.47%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.42%) Electronics
14 4 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.14%) Back Office
16 2 (0.094%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.047%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.047%) Military
17 1 (0.047%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,634 (77.08%) Developer
2 856 (40.38%) .NET Developer
3 579 (27.31%) C# Developer
4 393 (18.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 366 (17.26%) Software Developer
6 251 (11.84%) Senior Developer
7 196 (9.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 173 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 160 (7.55%) C# Software Developer
10 156 (7.36%) .NET Software Developer
11 144 (6.79%) Full Stack Developer
11 144 (6.79%) Web Developer
12 140 (6.60%) Senior .NET Developer
13 139 (6.56%) Software Engineer
14 115 (5.42%) Junior
15 114 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 109 (5.14%) Junior Developer
17 93 (4.39%) Architect
18 80 (3.77%) SQL Developer
19 76 (3.58%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,038 (48.96%) ASP.NET
2 927 (43.73%) HTML
3 814 (38.40%) CSS
4 536 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 519 (24.48%) .NET Framework
6 513 (24.20%) AngularJS
7 451 (21.27%) jQuery
8 448 (21.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 330 (15.57%) Web Services
10 314 (14.81%) HTML5
11 285 (13.44%) Entity Framework
12 231 (10.90%) WCF
13 190 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 174 (8.21%) .NET Core
15 173 (8.16%) CSS3
16 166 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 156 (7.36%) JSON
18 155 (7.31%) RESTful
19 149 (7.03%) XML
20 146 (6.89%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 141 (6.65%) Greenfield Project
2 123 (5.80%) Mobile App
3 101 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 92 (4.34%) User Experience
6 83 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
7 54 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (1.42%) NHS
9 29 (1.37%) Public Cloud
10 28 (1.32%) Fintech
11 22 (1.04%) Client/Server
12 20 (0.94%) Graphic Design
13 19 (0.90%) Social Media
14 17 (0.80%) BBC
14 17 (0.80%) EPoS
15 16 (0.75%) Driving Licence
16 15 (0.71%) Management Information System
17 14 (0.66%) Data Structures
18 13 (0.61%) Replication
19 10 (0.47%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 213 (10.05%) Windows
2 53 (2.50%) Android
3 41 (1.93%) Linux
4 40 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 20 (0.94%) Unix
6 17 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.42%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.19%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.094%) VMS
12 1 (0.047%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.047%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.047%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.047%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.047%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,048 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 971 (45.80%) MVC
3 385 (18.16%) Scrum
4 353 (16.65%) TDD
5 317 (14.95%) Web Development
6 262 (12.36%) Software Engineering
7 218 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
8 209 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
9 191 (9.01%) OO
10 186 (8.77%) Test Automation
11 172 (8.11%) Unit Testing
12 160 (7.55%) Microservices
13 153 (7.22%) BDD
14 146 (6.89%) SDLC
15 140 (6.60%) Mentoring
16 109 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
17 105 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
17 105 (4.95%) SOLID
18 103 (4.86%) DevOps
19 99 (4.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1,835 (86.56%) C#
2 1,095 (51.65%) JavaScript
3 952 (44.91%) SQL
4 281 (13.25%) T-SQL
5 243 (11.46%) VB.NET
6 181 (8.54%) Java
7 82 (3.87%) C++
8 78 (3.68%) TypeScript
9 76 (3.58%) VB
10 70 (3.30%) PowerShell
11 57 (2.69%) Python
12 39 (1.84%) PHP
13 38 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 35 (1.65%) C
14 35 (1.65%) Ruby
15 33 (1.56%) Scala
16 24 (1.13%) VB6
17 19 (0.90%) X++
18 15 (0.71%) Shell Script
18 15 (0.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 208 (9.81%) Degree
2 99 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (2.64%) Security Cleared
4 54 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 37 (1.75%) MCPD
6 30 (1.42%) MCP
7 20 (0.94%) MCSE
8 18 (0.85%) Master's Degree
9 17 (0.80%) BC Cleared
9 17 (0.80%) DBS Check
9 17 (0.80%) MCSA
10 15 (0.71%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.33%) ISEB
11 7 (0.33%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.19%) HND
12 4 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.19%) RHCA
12 4 (0.19%) RHCE
12 4 (0.19%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.02%) QA
2 15 (0.71%) SLA
3 9 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.38%) GDPR
5 7 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.24%) PMO
7 1 (0.047%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.047%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.047%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.047%) WCAG
System Software
1 80 (3.77%) Docker
2 26 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.14%) Firmware
5 2 (0.094%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.047%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (0.80%) Ansible
3 12 (0.57%) Kubernetes
4 10 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
5 8 (0.38%) Terraform
6 7 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.28%) Kibana
8 5 (0.24%) Puppet
9 4 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.094%) SCOM
10 2 (0.094%) WSUS
11 1 (0.047%) CASB
11 1 (0.047%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.047%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.047%) Nmap
11 1 (0.047%) SCCM
11 1 (0.047%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.047%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 796 (37.55%) Microsoft
2 148 (6.98%) Xamarin
3 92 (4.34%) Google
4 77 (3.63%) Oracle
5 31 (1.46%) Facebook
6 23 (1.08%) Twitter
7 21 (0.99%) SAP
8 18 (0.85%) Remedy
9 17 (0.80%) Apple
9 17 (0.80%) DevExpress
9 17 (0.80%) Sony
9 17 (0.80%) Yahoo!
10 16 (0.75%) Tableau
11 15 (0.71%) Telerik
12 13 (0.61%) Sitecore
13 12 (0.57%) Atlassian
14 11 (0.52%) Adobe
15 10 (0.47%) UiPath
16 9 (0.42%) VMware
17 8 (0.38%) Informatica