Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,005 1,408 1,719
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.39% 15.28% 14.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.04% 46.41% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 866 1,269 1,471
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £54,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,650 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

.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 2,574 3,034 4,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.31% 32.92% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,197 2,691 3,314
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,938
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

.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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 -2 564 £45,750 +1.67% 200
East Midlands -2 433 £45,000 +8.43% 134
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 802 (79.80%) C#
2 520 (51.74%) JavaScript
3 506 (50.35%) SQL
4 449 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
5 428 (42.59%) Azure
6 382 (38.01%) ASP.NET
7 381 (37.91%) HTML
8 378 (37.61%) CSS
9 363 (36.12%) SQL Server
10 348 (34.63%) .NET Core
11 304 (30.25%) AngularJS
12 295 (29.35%) Microsoft
13 292 (29.05%) MVC
14 256 (25.47%) DevOps
15 244 (24.28%) .NET Framework
16 196 (19.50%) React
17 170 (16.92%) Microservices
18 169 (16.82%) jQuery
19 167 (16.62%) Software Engineering
20 146 (14.53%) SDLC
21 135 (13.43%) TDD
22 130 (12.94%) Greenfield Project
23 121 (12.04%) T-SQL
24 118 (11.74%) Entity Framework
25 111 (11.04%) REST
26 110 (10.95%) Finance
27 109 (10.85%) Scrum
28 102 (10.15%) AWS
29 100 (9.95%) TypeScript
30 97 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC

.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 49 (4.88%) CMS
2 38 (3.78%) Umbraco
3 33 (3.28%) IIS
4 19 (1.89%) Confluence
5 10 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.40%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.30%) Apache
8 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.30%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.20%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.100%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.100%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.100%) Liferay
10 1 (0.100%) nginx
10 1 (0.100%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.100%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.100%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.100%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.100%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.100%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (2.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.50%) Magento
4 5 (0.50%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.40%) Bond Adapt
6 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.100%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 428 (42.59%) Azure
2 102 (10.15%) AWS
3 63 (6.27%) SaaS
4 32 (3.18%) Dynamics 365
5 31 (3.08%) Power Platform
6 22 (2.19%) GitHub
6 22 (2.19%) Serverless
7 19 (1.89%) PaaS
7 19 (1.89%) PowerApps
8 17 (1.69%) Logic Apps
9 16 (1.59%) Power Automate
10 14 (1.39%) IaaS
11 13 (1.29%) GCP
12 12 (1.19%) Microsoft 365
12 12 (1.19%) npm
13 11 (1.09%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (0.70%) Azure Functions
15 5 (0.50%) Azure Data Factory
15 5 (0.50%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.09%) Skype
2 9 (0.90%) AMQP
3 8 (0.80%) DNS
3 8 (0.80%) Firewall
4 7 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.40%) DHCP
5 4 (0.40%) VPN
6 3 (0.30%) HTTP
6 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.30%) Intranet
6 3 (0.30%) VLAN
7 2 (0.20%) LAN
7 2 (0.20%) Network Security
7 2 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.20%) WAN
8 1 (0.100%) Internet
8 1 (0.100%) SMTP
8 1 (0.100%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (36.12%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.47%) NoSQL
3 39 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 32 (3.18%) Redis
6 28 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (2.39%) MongoDB
9 21 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (1.99%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (1.79%) Power BI
11 18 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (1.49%) MySQL
13 14 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.90%) Big Data
15 9 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (0.80%) Cosmos DB
16 8 (0.80%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 75 (7.46%) Visual Studio
2 69 (6.87%) Git (software)
3 32 (3.18%) JIRA
4 31 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (2.89%) Visual Studio Team System
6 26 (2.59%) Jenkins
7 22 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (1.89%) Selenium
9 18 (1.79%) NUnit
10 17 (1.69%) TeamCity
11 13 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (0.90%) SpecFlow
12 9 (0.90%) Visual Studio Code
13 7 (0.70%) Bitbucket
13 7 (0.70%) gulp
14 6 (0.60%) jspm
14 6 (0.60%) Moq
14 6 (0.60%) MSTest
15 4 (0.40%) Mercurial
General
1 110 (10.95%) Finance
2 38 (3.78%) Law
3 36 (3.58%) Retail
4 26 (2.59%) Back Office
5 21 (2.09%) Games
5 21 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 15 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.39%) Marketing
8 13 (1.29%) Public Sector
9 10 (1.00%) Digital Economy
10 7 (0.70%) Publishing
11 6 (0.60%) Automotive
11 6 (0.60%) Legal
12 5 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.40%) Front Office
13 4 (0.40%) Local Government
14 3 (0.30%) Police
15 2 (0.20%) Social Housing
16 1 (0.100%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 736 (73.23%) Developer
2 307 (30.55%) .NET Developer
3 255 (25.37%) C# Developer
4 198 (19.70%) Software Developer
5 185 (18.41%) Senior Developer
6 179 (17.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 100 (9.95%) Full Stack Developer
8 77 (7.66%) C# Software Developer
9 76 (7.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 75 (7.46%) .NET Software Developer
11 74 (7.36%) Senior C# Developer
12 56 (5.57%) Software Engineer
13 55 (5.47%) Architect
14 53 (5.27%) SQL Developer
15 50 (4.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 46 (4.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 41 (4.08%) Angular Developer
18 39 (3.88%) Analyst
18 39 (3.88%) Junior
19 37 (3.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (38.01%) ASP.NET
2 381 (37.91%) HTML
3 378 (37.61%) CSS
4 348 (34.63%) .NET Core
5 304 (30.25%) AngularJS
6 244 (24.28%) .NET Framework
7 196 (19.50%) React
8 169 (16.82%) jQuery
9 118 (11.74%) Entity Framework
10 111 (11.04%) REST
11 97 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 95 (9.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 94 (9.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 91 (9.05%) Vue.js
15 87 (8.66%) HTML5
15 87 (8.66%) Web Services
16 66 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 55 (5.47%) CSS3
18 49 (4.88%) RESTful
19 47 (4.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 130 (12.94%) Greenfield Project
2 67 (6.67%) User Experience
3 65 (6.47%) Mobile App
4 60 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
5 44 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (1.79%) Cloud Native
7 15 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.49%) Graphic Design
8 10 (1.00%) N-Tier
9 9 (0.90%) Private Cloud
10 7 (0.70%) Data Centre
11 6 (0.60%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.50%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.40%) AS400
13 4 (0.40%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.40%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.40%) NHS
14 3 (0.30%) Podcast
14 3 (0.30%) Wiki
15 2 (0.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (5.97%) Windows
2 33 (3.28%) Linux
3 20 (1.99%) Windows Server
4 13 (1.29%) AIX
5 11 (1.09%) CentOS
5 11 (1.09%) Unix
6 8 (0.80%) Android
7 7 (0.70%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.50%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.40%) SUSE
9 4 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.100%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.100%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (29.05%) MVC
3 256 (25.47%) DevOps
4 170 (16.92%) Microservices
5 167 (16.62%) Software Engineering
6 146 (14.53%) SDLC
7 135 (13.43%) TDD
8 109 (10.85%) Scrum
9 96 (9.55%) Web Development
10 74 (7.36%) Mentoring
11 73 (7.26%) Problem-Solving
12 70 (6.97%) Front End Development
13 54 (5.37%) E-Commerce
14 51 (5.07%) BDD
15 49 (4.88%) Test Automation
16 42 (4.18%) Analytics
17 39 (3.88%) SOLID
17 39 (3.88%) Unit Testing
18 37 (3.68%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (3.48%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 802 (79.80%) C#
2 520 (51.74%) JavaScript
3 506 (50.35%) SQL
4 121 (12.04%) T-SQL
5 100 (9.95%) TypeScript
6 63 (6.27%) Java
7 61 (6.07%) VB.NET
8 58 (5.77%) Python
9 49 (4.88%) PowerShell
10 31 (3.08%) PHP
11 26 (2.59%) Ruby
12 22 (2.19%) VB
13 11 (1.09%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.00%) C
15 9 (0.90%) ES6
16 8 (0.80%) VB6
17 7 (0.70%) C++
17 7 (0.70%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.50%) R
19 4 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (3.68%) Security Cleared
2 32 (3.18%) SC Cleared
3 30 (2.99%) Degree
4 15 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.09%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.40%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.40%) CISA
7 4 (0.40%) CISM
7 4 (0.40%) CISSP
7 4 (0.40%) ISSAP
7 4 (0.40%) ISSEP
8 3 (0.30%) HNC
8 3 (0.30%) ISEB
8 3 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.100%) HND
9 1 (0.100%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.57%) QA
2 11 (1.09%) GDPR
2 11 (1.09%) SLA
3 10 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.70%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.40%) COBIT
5 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.40%) NIST
6 2 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.20%) GxP
6 2 (0.20%) SOC 2
7 1 (0.100%) PMO
System Software
1 91 (9.05%) Docker
2 9 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.20%) Firmware
7 1 (0.100%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.100%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.100%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (4.68%) Kubernetes
2 19 (1.89%) Ansible
3 18 (1.79%) MIIS
3 18 (1.79%) Terraform
4 13 (1.29%) Puppet
5 6 (0.60%) Grafana
5 6 (0.60%) Prometheus
5 6 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.30%) HP ALM
6 3 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.20%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.100%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 295 (29.35%) Microsoft
2 49 (4.88%) Oracle
3 23 (2.29%) Xamarin
4 14 (1.39%) Adobe
5 10 (1.00%) Telerik
6 9 (0.90%) Red Hat
6 9 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.70%) Atlassian
7 7 (0.70%) IBM
8 6 (0.60%) MuleSoft
9 5 (0.50%) Google
9 5 (0.50%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.40%) Klarna
10 4 (0.40%) Lotus
10 4 (0.40%) PayPal
10 4 (0.40%) WorldPay
11 3 (0.30%) HP
11 3 (0.30%) VMware
12 2 (0.20%) Dell
12 2 (0.20%) Sitecore