Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,669 2,485 2,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 14.13% 17.30% 18.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.78% 46.28% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,424 2,141 2,635
Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 3,995 5,369 5,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 33.81% 37.38% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,238 4,470 5,097
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -

.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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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 -2 983 £42,500 - 248
East Midlands -3 684 £40,000 - 218
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 1,350 (80.89%) C#
2 797 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
3 774 (46.38%) ASP.NET
4 764 (45.78%) SQL Server
5 754 (45.18%) SQL
6 749 (44.88%) JavaScript
7 604 (36.19%) Microsoft
8 601 (36.01%) HTML
9 582 (34.87%) MVC
10 544 (32.59%) CSS
11 455 (27.26%) Microsoft Azure
12 327 (19.59%) .NET Framework
13 320 (19.17%) AngularJS
14 291 (17.44%) Visual Studio
15 280 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
16 277 (16.60%) Scrum
17 244 (14.62%) Software Engineering
18 242 (14.50%) Web Services
19 238 (14.26%) ASP.NET Web API
20 237 (14.20%) HTML5
21 235 (14.08%) jQuery
22 229 (13.72%) Windows
23 213 (12.76%) Web Development
23 213 (12.76%) TDD
24 206 (12.34%) Degree
25 203 (12.16%) T-SQL
26 202 (12.10%) DevOps
27 196 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
28 193 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
28 193 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server

.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 56 (3.36%) IIS
1 56 (3.36%) Umbraco
2 50 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 47 (2.82%) CMS
4 21 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (1.14%) NServiceBus
6 16 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (0.90%) Confluence
8 10 (0.60%) WordPress
9 9 (0.54%) Drupal
9 9 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.48%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.48%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.30%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.24%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.18%) Apache
13 3 (0.18%) JBoss
13 3 (0.18%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 37 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.18%) ArchiCAD
3 3 (0.18%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.18%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.18%) MicroStation
3 3 (0.18%) Moqups
3 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.18%) Revit
4 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.060%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 44 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.42%) Sage CRM
4 5 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.30%) Magento
5 4 (0.24%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.18%) SAP MII
7 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.060%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.060%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.060%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 455 (27.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 193 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (3.36%) SaaS
4 51 (3.06%) Serverless
5 44 (2.64%) Dynamics 365
6 39 (2.34%) Office 365
7 35 (2.10%) PaaS
8 33 (1.98%) Power Platform
9 24 (1.44%) GitHub
10 23 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
11 22 (1.32%) PowerApps
12 20 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
13 18 (1.08%) NuGet
14 17 (1.02%) npm
15 16 (0.96%) IaaS
16 14 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
17 13 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
17 13 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
18 11 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
19 8 (0.48%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.16%) Internet
2 15 (0.90%) SMTP
3 13 (0.78%) HTTP
4 11 (0.66%) FTP
5 9 (0.54%) Intranet
6 8 (0.48%) MQTT
6 8 (0.48%) SSH
7 7 (0.42%) Network Security
7 7 (0.42%) SMS
8 5 (0.30%) SSL
9 4 (0.24%) SNMP
10 3 (0.18%) DHCP
10 3 (0.18%) DNS
10 3 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.18%) Skype
10 3 (0.18%) VoIP
11 2 (0.12%) Broadband
11 2 (0.12%) Firewall
11 2 (0.12%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 764 (45.78%) SQL Server
2 111 (6.65%) Relational Database
3 100 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (3.65%) NoSQL
6 60 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 58 (3.48%) MySQL
8 51 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
9 42 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 41 (2.46%) MongoDB
11 38 (2.28%) SQL Server 2014
12 37 (2.22%) Big Data
13 29 (1.74%) SQLite
14 27 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
15 26 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
16 25 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (1.26%) RDBMS
18 20 (1.20%) OLAP
18 20 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
19 19 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 291 (17.44%) Visual Studio
2 193 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 172 (10.31%) Git (software)
4 73 (4.37%) JIRA
5 52 (3.12%) Subversion
6 51 (3.06%) Jenkins
7 50 (3.00%) Selenium
7 50 (3.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 35 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
9 31 (1.86%) TeamCity
10 26 (1.56%) Visual Studio Code
11 24 (1.44%) NUnit
12 21 (1.26%) Bitbucket
13 16 (0.96%) ReSharper
14 15 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 13 (0.78%) Maven
16 12 (0.72%) Moq
16 12 (0.72%) Ranorex
16 12 (0.72%) webpack
17 9 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 162 (9.71%) Finance
2 113 (6.77%) Retail
3 84 (5.03%) Marketing
4 49 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 33 (1.98%) Games
6 13 (0.78%) Law
7 12 (0.72%) Banking
8 11 (0.66%) Legal
9 9 (0.54%) Automotive
10 8 (0.48%) Advertising
11 7 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.42%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.30%) Back Office
14 3 (0.18%) Billing
14 3 (0.18%) Electronics
14 3 (0.18%) Publishing
14 3 (0.18%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.12%) Local Government
15 2 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,225 (73.40%) Developer
2 662 (39.66%) .NET Developer
3 439 (26.30%) C# Developer
4 330 (19.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 298 (17.86%) Software Developer
6 173 (10.37%) Senior Developer
7 136 (8.15%) C# Software Developer
8 135 (8.09%) .NET Software Developer
9 129 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
10 112 (6.71%) Software Engineer
11 105 (6.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 103 (6.17%) Senior .NET Developer
13 99 (5.93%) Full Stack Developer
14 95 (5.69%) Web Developer
15 89 (5.33%) Architect
15 89 (5.33%) Junior
16 83 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 83 (4.97%) Junior Developer
17 82 (4.91%) Lead Developer
18 77 (4.61%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 774 (46.38%) ASP.NET
2 601 (36.01%) HTML
3 544 (32.59%) CSS
4 327 (19.59%) .NET Framework
5 320 (19.17%) AngularJS
6 280 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 242 (14.50%) Web Services
8 238 (14.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 237 (14.20%) HTML5
10 235 (14.08%) jQuery
11 180 (10.78%) .NET Core
12 167 (10.01%) React
13 127 (7.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 125 (7.49%) Entity Framework
15 123 (7.37%) XML
16 117 (7.01%) CSS3
16 117 (7.01%) WCF
17 107 (6.41%) REST
18 106 (6.35%) Spring
19 101 (6.05%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 167 (10.01%) Greenfield Project
2 118 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (5.81%) Self-Motivation
4 69 (4.13%) User Experience
5 65 (3.89%) Mobile App
6 36 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (1.86%) Public Cloud
8 24 (1.44%) Data Centre
9 23 (1.38%) Fintech
9 23 (1.38%) Virtual Team
10 22 (1.32%) Driving Licence
10 22 (1.32%) Robotics
11 16 (0.96%) CCTV
11 16 (0.96%) NHS
12 15 (0.90%) EPoS
12 15 (0.90%) Management Information System
13 13 (0.78%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.54%) Smart Home
14 9 (0.54%) Social Media
15 8 (0.48%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 229 (13.72%) Windows
2 72 (4.31%) Linux
3 56 (3.36%) Android
4 48 (2.88%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 12 (0.72%) Windows 10
7 11 (0.66%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.42%) Unix
9 6 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.24%) Solaris
10 4 (0.24%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.12%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.060%) CentOS
12 1 (0.060%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.060%) VMS
12 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 797 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
2 582 (34.87%) MVC
3 277 (16.60%) Scrum
4 244 (14.62%) Software Engineering
5 213 (12.76%) TDD
5 213 (12.76%) Web Development
6 202 (12.10%) DevOps
7 196 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
8 167 (10.01%) OO
9 156 (9.35%) Unit Testing
10 155 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
11 148 (8.87%) SDLC
12 129 (7.73%) Computer Science
13 128 (7.67%) Test Automation
14 127 (7.61%) OOP
15 110 (6.59%) SOA
16 109 (6.53%) Mentoring
17 91 (5.45%) E-Commerce
17 91 (5.45%) Microservices
18 88 (5.27%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,350 (80.89%) C#
2 754 (45.18%) SQL
3 749 (44.88%) JavaScript
4 203 (12.16%) T-SQL
5 193 (11.56%) VB.NET
6 153 (9.17%) Java
7 91 (5.45%) Python
8 72 (4.31%) VB
9 63 (3.77%) C++
10 61 (3.65%) PowerShell
11 60 (3.59%) C
12 55 (3.30%) TypeScript
13 54 (3.24%) VB6
14 37 (2.22%) PHP
14 37 (2.22%) PL/SQL
15 31 (1.86%) Scala
16 26 (1.56%) Ruby
17 22 (1.32%) VBScript
18 15 (0.90%) R
18 15 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 206 (12.34%) Degree
2 66 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 51 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 22 (1.32%) Master's Degree
7 12 (0.72%) DBS Check
8 10 (0.60%) HND
9 9 (0.54%) MCSE
10 7 (0.42%) MCSA
11 6 (0.36%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.36%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.30%) CISM
12 5 (0.30%) CISSP
12 5 (0.30%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
13 3 (0.18%) ISEB
13 3 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.18%) MCSD
14 2 (0.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.51%) QA
2 48 (2.88%) GDPR
3 8 (0.48%) PMO
4 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.42%) SLA
5 1 (0.060%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.060%) WAI
System Software
1 89 (5.33%) Docker
2 47 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.72%) Firmware
4 8 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.060%) vSphere
7 1 (0.060%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (1.80%) Kubernetes
2 12 (0.72%) Puppet
3 10 (0.60%) Control-M
4 9 (0.54%) Terraform
5 8 (0.48%) SCOM
6 5 (0.30%) CASB
6 5 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.24%) Ansible
8 3 (0.18%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.18%) SCCM
9 2 (0.12%) Packer
9 2 (0.12%) WSUS
10 1 (0.060%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.060%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.060%) Grafana
10 1 (0.060%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 604 (36.19%) Microsoft
2 93 (5.57%) Oracle
3 47 (2.82%) Xamarin
4 21 (1.26%) SAP
5 17 (1.02%) UiPath
6 15 (0.90%) Google
6 15 (0.90%) ServiceNow
6 15 (0.90%) Sitecore
7 14 (0.84%) Apple
7 14 (0.84%) ForgeRock
8 12 (0.72%) Blue Prism
9 10 (0.60%) IBM
10 9 (0.54%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.48%) Sage
12 7 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.42%) VMware
13 6 (0.36%) BT
13 6 (0.36%) DevExpress
13 6 (0.36%) Dynatrace
13 6 (0.36%) Remedy