Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 674 1,812 2,111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.18% 16.05% 15.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.05% 49.25% 45.29%
Number of salaries quoted 698 1,765 2,053
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £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 1,603 3,679 4,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.49% 32.58% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,327 3,196 3,904
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

.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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +1 413 £47,500 +5.56% 124
East Midlands -1 262 £47,500 +11.76% 121
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 519 (77.00%) C#
2 331 (49.11%) JavaScript
3 323 (47.92%) SQL
4 289 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
5 278 (41.25%) SQL Server
5 278 (41.25%) Azure
6 242 (35.91%) ASP.NET
7 227 (33.68%) Microsoft
8 222 (32.94%) HTML
9 218 (32.34%) CSS
10 214 (31.75%) MVC
11 213 (31.60%) DevOps
12 202 (29.97%) .NET Core
13 198 (29.38%) .NET Framework
14 171 (25.37%) AngularJS
15 135 (20.03%) Software Engineering
16 134 (19.88%) Microservices
17 130 (19.29%) ASP.NET Web API
18 116 (17.21%) jQuery
19 108 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
20 107 (15.88%) Git (software)
21 99 (14.69%) Web Development
22 97 (14.39%) T-SQL
23 89 (13.20%) React
24 83 (12.31%) TDD
25 78 (11.57%) Mentoring
25 78 (11.57%) Finance
25 78 (11.57%) Web Services
25 78 (11.57%) REST
26 75 (11.13%) Entity Framework

.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 34 (5.04%) IIS
2 28 (4.15%) CMS
3 27 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (2.67%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.08%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.04%) WordPress
7 5 (0.74%) Confluence
7 5 (0.74%) Kentico
7 5 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.74%) Sitefinity
7 5 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.45%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.45%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.15%) DNN
9 1 (0.15%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 14 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.59%) Magento
5 3 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.30%) SAP MII
6 2 (0.30%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.30%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.30%) SAP PP-PI
7 1 (0.15%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.15%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 278 (41.25%) Azure
2 75 (11.13%) AWS
3 33 (4.90%) SaaS
4 26 (3.86%) PaaS
5 25 (3.71%) npm
6 24 (3.56%) Power Platform
7 19 (2.82%) GCP
8 18 (2.67%) Dynamics 365
9 17 (2.52%) GitHub
10 16 (2.37%) IaaS
11 14 (2.08%) Serverless
12 8 (1.19%) OpenShift
13 7 (1.04%) Office 365
14 6 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.89%) Boomi
14 6 (0.89%) Force.com
14 6 (0.89%) Power Automate
15 4 (0.59%) iPaaS
16 3 (0.45%) PowerApps
16 3 (0.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.78%) Internet
2 8 (1.19%) AMQP
3 3 (0.45%) Intranet
4 2 (0.30%) SAN
5 1 (0.15%) DNS
5 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.15%) Firewall
5 1 (0.15%) FTP
5 1 (0.15%) Skype
5 1 (0.15%) SSH
5 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (41.25%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 41 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (5.93%) MongoDB
5 39 (5.79%) Relational Database
6 34 (5.04%) NoSQL
7 22 (3.26%) Redis
8 16 (2.37%) Power BI
8 16 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.93%) MySQL
10 12 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
11 11 (1.63%) Big Data
11 11 (1.63%) Cosmos DB
12 10 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.19%) Data Lake
13 8 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (1.19%) Snowflake Schema
14 7 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (1.04%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 107 (15.88%) Git (software)
2 46 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 44 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (3.56%) Selenium
5 21 (3.12%) NUnit
5 21 (3.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 20 (2.97%) JIRA
7 19 (2.82%) Jenkins
8 16 (2.37%) gulp
9 14 (2.08%) jspm
9 14 (2.08%) SpecFlow
9 14 (2.08%) TeamCity
10 12 (1.78%) Visual Studio Code
11 10 (1.48%) Postman
12 9 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (1.19%) Grunt
14 7 (1.04%) Moq
14 7 (1.04%) MSTest
15 6 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
15 6 (0.89%) Mercurial
General
1 78 (11.57%) Finance
2 23 (3.41%) Law
3 21 (3.12%) Digital Economy
3 21 (3.12%) Retail
4 18 (2.67%) Marketing
5 17 (2.52%) Games
6 16 (2.37%) Public Sector
7 11 (1.63%) Back Office
7 11 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.04%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.59%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.30%) Advertising
10 2 (0.30%) Automotive
10 2 (0.30%) Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Billing
10 2 (0.30%) Electronics
10 2 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 434 (64.39%) Developer
2 191 (28.34%) .NET Developer
3 136 (20.18%) C# Developer
4 110 (16.32%) Senior Developer
5 105 (15.58%) Software Developer
6 81 (12.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 75 (11.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 60 (8.90%) Web Developer
9 57 (8.46%) Software Engineer
10 44 (6.53%) .NET Software Developer
11 41 (6.08%) Architect
12 40 (5.93%) Senior .NET Developer
13 39 (5.79%) C# Software Developer
14 30 (4.45%) Angular Developer
14 30 (4.45%) Senior C# Developer
15 29 (4.30%) Analyst
15 29 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
16 24 (3.56%) Junior
17 23 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
17 23 (3.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (35.91%) ASP.NET
2 222 (32.94%) HTML
3 218 (32.34%) CSS
4 202 (29.97%) .NET Core
5 198 (29.38%) .NET Framework
6 171 (25.37%) AngularJS
7 130 (19.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 116 (17.21%) jQuery
9 108 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 89 (13.20%) React
11 78 (11.57%) REST
11 78 (11.57%) Web Services
12 75 (11.13%) Entity Framework
13 73 (10.83%) HTML5
14 58 (8.61%) RESTful
15 51 (7.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 50 (7.42%) ASP.NET Core
16 50 (7.42%) CSS3
17 42 (6.23%) JSON
18 41 (6.08%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.35%) Greenfield Project
2 60 (8.90%) User Experience
3 40 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 27 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (1.63%) Cloud Native
5 11 (1.63%) Public Cloud
5 11 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.19%) Private Cloud
8 6 (0.89%) AS400
8 6 (0.89%) Cybercrime
8 6 (0.89%) Life Science
8 6 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (0.74%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.59%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.59%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (0.59%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.59%) PlayStation
10 4 (0.59%) Robotics
11 3 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.49%) Windows
2 13 (1.93%) Windows Server
3 11 (1.63%) Android
4 10 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.89%) Linux
6 4 (0.59%) HPUX
7 2 (0.30%) Unix
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (31.75%) MVC
3 213 (31.60%) DevOps
4 135 (20.03%) Software Engineering
5 134 (19.88%) Microservices
6 99 (14.69%) Web Development
7 83 (12.31%) TDD
8 78 (11.57%) Mentoring
9 70 (10.39%) Scrum
10 69 (10.24%) Test Automation
11 58 (8.61%) SDLC
12 49 (7.27%) OO
13 48 (7.12%) SOLID
14 45 (6.68%) Problem-Solving
15 40 (5.93%) BDD
16 39 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (4.30%) Unit Testing
18 28 (4.15%) Web Design
19 27 (4.01%) Front End Development
20 26 (3.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 519 (77.00%) C#
2 331 (49.11%) JavaScript
3 323 (47.92%) SQL
4 97 (14.39%) T-SQL
5 69 (10.24%) TypeScript
6 40 (5.93%) Java
7 39 (5.79%) VB.NET
8 37 (5.49%) PowerShell
9 20 (2.97%) PL/SQL
10 17 (2.52%) VB
11 16 (2.37%) C++
12 15 (2.23%) Python
13 11 (1.63%) PHP
14 7 (1.04%) C
14 7 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (0.89%) Perl
16 5 (0.74%) ES6
16 5 (0.74%) Fortran
17 4 (0.59%) VB6
18 3 (0.45%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 27 (4.01%) Degree
2 14 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 14 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.78%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.72%) QA
2 16 (2.37%) GDPR
3 7 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (8.46%) Docker
2 9 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.04%) vSphere
4 5 (0.74%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.30%) Firmware
5 2 (0.30%) XenApp
6 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (4.75%) Kubernetes
2 19 (2.82%) Terraform
3 17 (2.52%) MIIS
4 12 (1.78%) Single Sign-On
5 9 (1.34%) Ansible
6 2 (0.30%) Kibana
6 2 (0.30%) logstash
6 2 (0.30%) SCCM
6 2 (0.30%) Simpana
7 1 (0.15%) Grafana
7 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.15%) Puppet
7 1 (0.15%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 227 (33.68%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.93%) Oracle
3 19 (2.82%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.34%) VMware
6 8 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.19%) ServiceNow
6 8 (1.19%) Telerik
7 7 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.89%) HubSpot
9 5 (0.74%) ABBYY
9 5 (0.74%) Dell
9 5 (0.74%) IBM
9 5 (0.74%) UiPath
10 4 (0.59%) Blue Prism
10 4 (0.59%) Google
10 4 (0.59%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.45%) Automation Anywhere
11 3 (0.45%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.45%) HP