Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 763 1,805 2,431
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.02% 15.33% 17.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.05% 46.32% 47.61%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1,724 2,374
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,200 £29,282 £29,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

.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 1,732 3,897 5,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.10% 33.09% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,467 3,316 4,324
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,075
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

.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 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 2020. 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 -1 468 £46,875 +4.17% 125
East Midlands -1 293 £42,500 +3.66% 112
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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.

1 615 (80.60%) C#
2 344 (45.09%) SQL
3 335 (43.91%) ASP.NET
4 332 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
5 309 (40.50%) JavaScript
6 282 (36.96%) MVC
7 280 (36.70%) SQL Server
8 271 (35.52%) Azure
9 262 (34.34%) HTML
10 257 (33.68%) Microsoft
11 249 (32.63%) CSS
11 249 (32.63%) .NET Framework
12 190 (24.90%) .NET Core
13 186 (24.38%) AngularJS
14 164 (21.49%) DevOps
15 160 (20.97%) jQuery
16 156 (20.45%) Software Engineering
17 138 (18.09%) Git (software)
18 135 (17.69%) ASP.NET Web API
19 128 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
20 108 (14.15%) Web Development
21 103 (13.50%) Microservices
22 99 (12.98%) Mentoring
23 92 (12.06%) TDD
24 91 (11.93%) Scrum
25 90 (11.80%) T-SQL
26 89 (11.66%) Entity Framework
27 82 (10.75%) Web Services
28 81 (10.62%) React
29 80 (10.48%) HTML5

.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 28 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.41%) CMS
3 22 (2.88%) IIS
4 17 (2.23%) Umbraco
5 14 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.05%) NServiceBus
7 7 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (0.79%) NetWeaver
9 5 (0.66%) Kentico
9 5 (0.66%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.52%) Confluence
10 4 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.39%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.39%) Sitefinity
11 3 (0.39%) WordPress
12 1 (0.13%) Apache
12 1 (0.13%) DNN
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.26%) FileZilla
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.13%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 14 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.13%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.13%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 271 (35.52%) Azure
2 50 (6.55%) AWS
3 32 (4.19%) Power Platform
3 32 (4.19%) SaaS
4 24 (3.15%) npm
5 19 (2.49%) PaaS
5 19 (2.49%) Serverless
6 14 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
7 13 (1.70%) IaaS
8 10 (1.31%) GitHub
9 6 (0.79%) Office 365
10 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.52%) GCP
11 4 (0.52%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.39%) Azure Functions
13 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.26%) Slack
14 1 (0.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.10%) Internet
2 6 (0.79%) Skype
3 4 (0.52%) AMQP
4 2 (0.26%) FTP
4 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.13%) Firewall
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) SMS
5 1 (0.13%) SSH
5 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (36.70%) SQL Server
2 69 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (4.98%) MongoDB
3 38 (4.98%) MySQL
4 37 (4.85%) Relational Database
5 36 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (4.06%) Power BI
7 27 (3.54%) NoSQL
8 24 (3.15%) Big Data
9 22 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (2.75%) Data Lake
10 21 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (2.49%) Snowflake Schema
12 13 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (1.31%) Data Mining
15 10 (1.31%) Redis
16 9 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 138 (18.09%) Git (software)
2 65 (8.52%) Visual Studio
3 39 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (4.72%) Jenkins
5 26 (3.41%) NUnit
6 25 (3.28%) Selenium
6 25 (3.28%) SpecFlow
7 20 (2.62%) JIRA
8 16 (2.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 16 (2.10%) webpack
9 13 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (1.70%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.31%) Cypress.io
10 10 (1.31%) Mercurial
10 10 (1.31%) Moq
11 8 (1.05%) gulp
12 7 (0.92%) jspm
12 7 (0.92%) JUnit
12 7 (0.92%) Subversion
12 7 (0.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 65 (8.52%) Finance
2 32 (4.19%) Law
3 30 (3.93%) Retail
4 17 (2.23%) Legal
5 16 (2.10%) Public Sector
6 11 (1.44%) Games
7 10 (1.31%) Aerospace
7 10 (1.31%) Digital Economy
8 9 (1.18%) Automotive
8 9 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.79%) Banking
9 6 (0.79%) Marketing
10 3 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Police
Job Titles
1 494 (64.74%) Developer
2 222 (29.10%) .NET Developer
3 148 (19.40%) C# Developer
4 132 (17.30%) Software Developer
5 100 (13.11%) Senior Developer
6 94 (12.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 78 (10.22%) Software Engineer
8 62 (8.13%) Full Stack Developer
9 61 (7.99%) Web Developer
10 49 (6.42%) Senior .NET Developer
11 47 (6.16%) C# Software Developer
12 42 (5.50%) .NET Software Developer
13 30 (3.93%) Senior C# Developer
14 29 (3.80%) SQL Developer
15 28 (3.67%) C# Software Engineer
16 27 (3.54%) ASP.NET Developer
17 26 (3.41%) Junior
18 24 (3.15%) Lead Developer
19 23 (3.01%) Architect
19 23 (3.01%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (43.91%) ASP.NET
2 262 (34.34%) HTML
3 249 (32.63%) .NET Framework
3 249 (32.63%) CSS
4 190 (24.90%) .NET Core
5 186 (24.38%) AngularJS
6 160 (20.97%) jQuery
7 135 (17.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 128 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 89 (11.66%) Entity Framework
10 82 (10.75%) Web Services
11 81 (10.62%) React
12 80 (10.48%) HTML5
13 60 (7.86%) RESTful
14 57 (7.47%) REST
15 49 (6.42%) LINQ
16 44 (5.77%) CSS3
17 41 (5.37%) ASP.NET Core
17 41 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 39 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.29%) Greenfield Project
3 30 (3.93%) User Experience
4 27 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (3.15%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.10%) Cloud Native
7 11 (1.44%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (0.79%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.66%) Robotics
11 5 (0.66%) Social Media
12 4 (0.52%) Life Science
12 4 (0.52%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.52%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.39%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.39%) Raspberry Pi
14 2 (0.26%) AS400
14 2 (0.26%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.26%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.34%) Windows
2 18 (2.36%) Linux
3 12 (1.57%) Apple iOS
3 12 (1.57%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.44%) Android
5 4 (0.52%) HPUX
6 2 (0.26%) Unix
7 1 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (36.96%) MVC
3 164 (21.49%) DevOps
4 156 (20.45%) Software Engineering
5 108 (14.15%) Web Development
6 103 (13.50%) Microservices
7 99 (12.98%) Mentoring
8 92 (12.06%) TDD
9 91 (11.93%) Scrum
10 75 (9.83%) Test Automation
11 74 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
12 57 (7.47%) Unit Testing
13 55 (7.21%) OO
14 53 (6.95%) SOLID
15 49 (6.42%) E-Commerce
16 48 (6.29%) BDD
17 44 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
17 44 (5.77%) SDLC
18 33 (4.33%) Computer Science
18 33 (4.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 615 (80.60%) C#
2 344 (45.09%) SQL
3 309 (40.50%) JavaScript
4 90 (11.80%) T-SQL
5 72 (9.44%) TypeScript
6 58 (7.60%) VB.NET
7 44 (5.77%) Java
8 33 (4.33%) PowerShell
9 30 (3.93%) Python
10 27 (3.54%) C++
11 20 (2.62%) PHP
12 18 (2.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 12 (1.57%) C
14 10 (1.31%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.18%) Fortran
15 9 (1.18%) Perl
16 8 (1.05%) VB
17 7 (0.92%) VBA
18 6 (0.79%) ES6
19 5 (0.66%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 53 (6.95%) Degree
2 19 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.26%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.26%) ISEB
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.34%) QA
2 18 (2.36%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.83%) GDPR
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.26%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (5.64%) Docker
2 8 (1.05%) vSphere
3 7 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.52%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.13%) Firmware
6 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (3.01%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.44%) Terraform
3 8 (1.05%) Ansible
4 3 (0.39%) MIIS
4 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.39%) Puppet
5 2 (0.26%) Packer
6 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.13%) Grafana
Vendors
1 257 (33.68%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.01%) Oracle
3 20 (2.62%) Xamarin
4 8 (1.05%) SAP
4 8 (1.05%) Sitecore
5 7 (0.92%) VMware
6 6 (0.79%) Google
6 6 (0.79%) Telerik
7 5 (0.66%) Automation Anywhere
7 5 (0.66%) Blue Prism
7 5 (0.66%) UiPath
8 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.39%) Sage
9 3 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.26%) Apple
10 2 (0.26%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.26%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.13%) Databricks
11 1 (0.13%) Instagram
11 1 (0.13%) JD Edwards