Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 9 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 831 1,609 1,685
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 14.98% 15.38% 13.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.07% 47.39% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1,565 1,542
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £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 2,127 3,395 4,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.34% 32.45% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,790 3,008 3,206
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,212 £68,750
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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +2 467 £48,250 +7.22% 160
East Midlands -1 362 £47,500 +11.76% 121
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 665 (80.02%) C#
2 423 (50.90%) JavaScript
3 411 (49.46%) SQL
4 356 (42.84%) Azure
5 351 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
6 324 (38.99%) SQL Server
7 301 (36.22%) HTML
7 301 (36.22%) CSS
8 292 (35.14%) ASP.NET
9 285 (34.30%) .NET Core
10 253 (30.45%) AngularJS
11 246 (29.60%) Microsoft
12 241 (29.00%) DevOps
13 237 (28.52%) .NET Framework
14 232 (27.92%) MVC
15 169 (20.34%) Microservices
16 153 (18.41%) Software Engineering
17 150 (18.05%) jQuery
18 143 (17.21%) React
19 117 (14.08%) ASP.NET Web API
20 115 (13.84%) Greenfield Project
21 113 (13.60%) TDD
22 109 (13.12%) T-SQL
23 107 (12.88%) Entity Framework
23 107 (12.88%) REST
24 100 (12.03%) AWS
25 99 (11.91%) SDLC
26 96 (11.55%) Finance
27 87 (10.47%) Scrum
28 82 (9.87%) Docker

.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 48 (5.78%) CMS
2 42 (5.05%) IIS
3 31 (3.73%) Umbraco
4 24 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (2.65%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.93%) Confluence
7 7 (0.84%) WordPress
8 6 (0.72%) Sitefinity
9 5 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.48%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.48%) Kentico
11 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.12%) Apache
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.12%) Liferay
13 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 19 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 13 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.48%) Bond Adapt
5 4 (0.48%) Magento
6 3 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.24%) SAP MII
7 2 (0.24%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.24%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.24%) SAP PP-PI
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.12%) Exchequer
8 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 356 (42.84%) Azure
2 100 (12.03%) AWS
3 47 (5.66%) SaaS
4 28 (3.37%) npm
5 25 (3.01%) GitHub
6 23 (2.77%) Dynamics 365
6 23 (2.77%) Power Platform
7 22 (2.65%) GCP
8 17 (2.05%) PaaS
9 13 (1.56%) Office 365
9 13 (1.56%) Power Automate
10 11 (1.32%) Serverless
11 9 (1.08%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.96%) IaaS
13 7 (0.84%) Force.com
14 6 (0.72%) Boomi
14 6 (0.72%) PowerApps
15 5 (0.60%) Logic Apps
16 4 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (0.48%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.08%) AMQP
2 8 (0.96%) Internet
3 5 (0.60%) Intranet
4 4 (0.48%) Skype
5 2 (0.24%) DNS
5 2 (0.24%) HTTP
5 2 (0.24%) LAN
5 2 (0.24%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.24%) SAN
5 2 (0.24%) WAN
6 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (38.99%) SQL Server
2 51 (6.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 41 (4.93%) Relational Database
4 38 (4.57%) NoSQL
4 38 (4.57%) Redis
5 35 (4.21%) MongoDB
6 32 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.32%) Power BI
11 10 (1.20%) Cosmos DB
11 10 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.08%) MySQL
13 7 (0.84%) Big Data
13 7 (0.84%) QlikView
14 6 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 75 (9.03%) Git (software)
2 58 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 36 (4.33%) JIRA
3 36 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (3.37%) Selenium
5 21 (2.53%) gulp
5 21 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 19 (2.29%) jspm
6 19 (2.29%) NUnit
7 16 (1.93%) TeamCity
7 16 (1.93%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (1.56%) Jenkins
10 12 (1.44%) Moq
10 12 (1.44%) MSTest
11 11 (1.32%) Visual Studio Code
12 10 (1.20%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.96%) Bitbucket
13 8 (0.96%) Grunt
14 7 (0.84%) Postman
General
1 96 (11.55%) Finance
2 30 (3.61%) Back Office
3 29 (3.49%) Law
4 22 (2.65%) Games
5 17 (2.05%) Marketing
6 16 (1.93%) Public Sector
7 14 (1.68%) Retail
8 13 (1.56%) Digital Economy
9 10 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.20%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.84%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.60%) Automotive
12 4 (0.48%) Front Office
13 2 (0.24%) Advertising
13 2 (0.24%) Police
13 2 (0.24%) Publishing
13 2 (0.24%) Social Housing
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 591 (71.12%) Developer
2 255 (30.69%) .NET Developer
3 213 (25.63%) C# Developer
4 152 (18.29%) Software Developer
5 145 (17.45%) Senior Developer
6 137 (16.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 92 (11.07%) Full Stack Developer
8 64 (7.70%) C# Software Developer
9 63 (7.58%) .NET Software Developer
9 63 (7.58%) Senior C# Developer
10 58 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
11 52 (6.26%) Software Engineer
12 44 (5.29%) Angular Developer
13 43 (5.17%) Architect
14 41 (4.93%) Analyst
15 40 (4.81%) Web Developer
16 34 (4.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 34 (4.09%) SQL Developer
17 33 (3.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 30 (3.61%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (36.22%) CSS
1 301 (36.22%) HTML
2 292 (35.14%) ASP.NET
3 285 (34.30%) .NET Core
4 253 (30.45%) AngularJS
5 237 (28.52%) .NET Framework
6 150 (18.05%) jQuery
7 143 (17.21%) React
8 117 (14.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 107 (12.88%) Entity Framework
9 107 (12.88%) REST
10 79 (9.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 76 (9.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 75 (9.03%) HTML5
13 73 (8.78%) Web Services
14 65 (7.82%) Vue.js
15 58 (6.98%) JSON
16 55 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 52 (6.26%) CSS3
18 50 (6.02%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 115 (13.84%) Greenfield Project
2 75 (9.03%) User Experience
3 52 (6.26%) Mobile App
4 43 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
5 28 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (1.56%) Cloud Native
7 12 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.08%) Private Cloud
9 7 (0.84%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.72%) Cybercrime
11 5 (0.60%) AS400
11 5 (0.60%) Graphic Design
11 5 (0.60%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.48%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.48%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.48%) PlayStation
12 4 (0.48%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.48%) Robotics
13 3 (0.36%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.02%) Windows
2 16 (1.93%) Windows Server
3 15 (1.81%) Linux
4 11 (1.32%) Android
5 9 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.96%) AIX
7 7 (0.84%) CentOS
8 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.24%) Unix
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (29.00%) DevOps
3 232 (27.92%) MVC
4 169 (20.34%) Microservices
5 153 (18.41%) Software Engineering
6 113 (13.60%) TDD
7 99 (11.91%) SDLC
8 87 (10.47%) Scrum
9 76 (9.15%) Web Development
10 67 (8.06%) Test Automation
11 53 (6.38%) Mentoring
12 51 (6.14%) Problem-Solving
12 51 (6.14%) SOLID
13 48 (5.78%) BDD
14 44 (5.29%) Front End Development
15 41 (4.93%) Analytics
16 40 (4.81%) Collaborative Working
17 39 (4.69%) UML
18 35 (4.21%) E-Commerce
18 35 (4.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 665 (80.02%) C#
2 423 (50.90%) JavaScript
3 411 (49.46%) SQL
4 109 (13.12%) T-SQL
5 80 (9.63%) TypeScript
6 49 (5.90%) PowerShell
7 44 (5.29%) Java
8 37 (4.45%) VB.NET
9 21 (2.53%) VB
10 19 (2.29%) Python
11 17 (2.05%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.32%) C
13 9 (1.08%) PHP
14 7 (0.84%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.84%) C++
14 7 (0.84%) ES6
15 6 (0.72%) VB6
16 4 (0.48%) Kotlin
16 4 (0.48%) Perl
17 3 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (3.49%) Degree
2 27 (3.25%) SC Cleared
2 27 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.44%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.24%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.24%) HNC
8 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.12%) HND
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.70%) QA
2 7 (0.84%) GDPR
3 4 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.48%) SLA
4 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (9.87%) Docker
2 5 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.36%) Firmware
3 3 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.24%) XenApp
5 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 46 (5.54%) Kubernetes
2 28 (3.37%) MIIS
3 24 (2.89%) Terraform
4 14 (1.68%) Single Sign-On
5 13 (1.56%) Ansible
6 7 (0.84%) Puppet
7 6 (0.72%) Grafana
8 5 (0.60%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.36%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.24%) Kibana
10 2 (0.24%) logstash
10 2 (0.24%) SCCM
10 2 (0.24%) Simpana
10 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 246 (29.60%) Microsoft
2 51 (6.14%) Oracle
3 17 (2.05%) Xamarin
4 14 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.20%) Telerik
6 9 (1.08%) IBM
7 8 (0.96%) Red Hat
8 7 (0.84%) Google
8 7 (0.84%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.72%) Adobe
9 6 (0.72%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.72%) Blue Prism
9 6 (0.72%) MuleSoft
9 6 (0.72%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.60%) ABBYY
10 5 (0.60%) Dell
10 5 (0.60%) HP
10 5 (0.60%) UiPath
10 5 (0.60%) VMware
11 4 (0.48%) Lotus