Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 9 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,273 822 1,827
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.32% 15.02% 15.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.71% 44.87% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,033 728 1,618
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.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 3,127 1,832 3,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.71% 33.47% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,363 1,575 3,373
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 26 July 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 26 July 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 0 814 £47,500 - 252
East Midlands 0 454 £45,000 +5.88% 188
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 1,009 (79.26%) C#
2 616 (48.39%) SQL
3 611 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 596 (46.82%) JavaScript
5 544 (42.73%) Azure
6 462 (36.29%) SQL Server
7 436 (34.25%) ASP.NET
8 395 (31.03%) HTML
9 394 (30.95%) .NET Core
10 368 (28.91%) CSS
10 368 (28.91%) Microsoft
11 359 (28.20%) MVC
12 333 (26.16%) DevOps
13 301 (23.64%) AngularJS
13 301 (23.64%) .NET Framework
14 241 (18.93%) React
15 209 (16.42%) Microservices
16 208 (16.34%) Social Skills
17 206 (16.18%) Scrum
18 199 (15.63%) Software Engineering
19 192 (15.08%) jQuery
20 184 (14.45%) SDLC
21 175 (13.75%) AWS
22 166 (13.04%) REST
23 159 (12.49%) TDD
24 153 (12.02%) Greenfield Project
25 151 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
26 141 (11.08%) Entity Framework
27 138 (10.84%) Docker
28 137 (10.76%) Git (software)

.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 46 (3.61%) Umbraco
2 36 (2.83%) CMS
3 23 (1.81%) IIS
3 23 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 19 (1.49%) WordPress
5 16 (1.26%) Confluence
6 11 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.47%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.31%) Drupal
9 4 (0.31%) Headless CMS
9 4 (0.31%) Kentico
9 4 (0.31%) SAS
9 4 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.16%) Apache
11 1 (0.079%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.079%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.079%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.079%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.079%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.39%) Magento
4 4 (0.31%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.16%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.079%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.079%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 544 (42.73%) Azure
2 175 (13.75%) AWS
3 95 (7.46%) SaaS
4 56 (4.40%) Power Platform
5 54 (4.24%) Serverless
6 43 (3.38%) Dynamics 365
6 43 (3.38%) GCP
7 36 (2.83%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 34 (2.67%) PaaS
9 30 (2.36%) GitHub
10 28 (2.20%) PowerApps
11 25 (1.96%) Azure Logic Apps
11 25 (1.96%) IaaS
12 23 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
13 22 (1.73%) Azure Service Bus
14 21 (1.65%) Microsoft 365
15 19 (1.49%) Power Automate
16 18 (1.41%) OpenShift
17 15 (1.18%) Azure Functions
18 14 (1.10%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.18%) Firewall
2 13 (1.02%) DNS
3 11 (0.86%) Skype
4 9 (0.71%) Intranet
4 9 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.55%) AMQP
5 7 (0.55%) HTTP
5 7 (0.55%) Internet
5 7 (0.55%) IPv4
5 7 (0.55%) LAN
5 7 (0.55%) WAN
6 6 (0.47%) DHCP
6 6 (0.47%) SSL
7 5 (0.39%) VLAN
8 4 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.31%) VPN
9 3 (0.24%) ASN.1
9 3 (0.24%) MQTT
10 2 (0.16%) Network Security
10 2 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (36.29%) SQL Server
2 94 (7.38%) NoSQL
3 48 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (3.30%) Relational Database
5 39 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (2.44%) MySQL
7 30 (2.36%) Power BI
8 27 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
8 27 (2.12%) MongoDB
9 25 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (1.57%) Big Data
12 19 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (1.18%) GIS
14 15 (1.18%) Redis
14 15 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
15 13 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (1.02%) SQL Server 2019
16 10 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 137 (10.76%) Git (software)
2 87 (6.83%) Visual Studio
3 54 (4.24%) Jenkins
4 39 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
6 32 (2.51%) TeamCity
7 30 (2.36%) JIRA
8 27 (2.12%) GitLab
8 27 (2.12%) Visual Studio Team System
9 22 (1.73%) Selenium
10 13 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (0.94%) SpecFlow
12 11 (0.86%) NUnit
13 10 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 9 (0.71%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.71%) JMeter
15 7 (0.55%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.55%) Vagrant
16 5 (0.39%) Android Studio
16 5 (0.39%) Mercurial
General
1 208 (16.34%) Social Skills
2 128 (10.05%) Finance
3 73 (5.73%) Retail
4 72 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (3.85%) Law
6 26 (2.04%) Marketing
7 19 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.02%) Organisational Skills
8 13 (1.02%) Public Sector
9 12 (0.94%) Games
9 12 (0.94%) Legal
10 11 (0.86%) Banking
10 11 (0.86%) Presentation Skills
11 10 (0.79%) Influencing Skills
11 10 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.71%) Back Office
13 8 (0.63%) Digital Economy
13 8 (0.63%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 6 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 890 (69.91%) Developer
2 345 (27.10%) .NET Developer
3 259 (20.35%) Software Developer
4 246 (19.32%) C# Developer
5 195 (15.32%) Senior Developer
6 149 (11.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 93 (7.31%) Senior .NET Developer
8 90 (7.07%) Full Stack Developer
9 77 (6.05%) Software Engineer
10 75 (5.89%) C# Software Developer
11 70 (5.50%) .NET Software Developer
12 63 (4.95%) Junior
13 56 (4.40%) Architect
14 55 (4.32%) Lead Developer
15 51 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
15 51 (4.01%) Junior Developer
16 44 (3.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 41 (3.22%) Web Developer
18 39 (3.06%) .NET Software Engineer
19 35 (2.75%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (34.25%) ASP.NET
2 395 (31.03%) HTML
3 394 (30.95%) .NET Core
4 368 (28.91%) CSS
5 301 (23.64%) .NET Framework
5 301 (23.64%) AngularJS
6 241 (18.93%) React
7 192 (15.08%) jQuery
8 166 (13.04%) REST
9 151 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 141 (11.08%) Entity Framework
11 129 (10.13%) Web Services
12 110 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 85 (6.68%) RESTful
14 82 (6.44%) HTML5
15 73 (5.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 73 (5.73%) Vue.js
16 66 (5.18%) XML
17 59 (4.63%) LINQ
18 58 (4.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 153 (12.02%) Greenfield Project
2 85 (6.68%) Mobile App
3 74 (5.81%) User Experience
4 50 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (1.96%) Legacy Systems
6 17 (1.34%) Cloud Native
7 15 (1.18%) Legacy Applications
8 13 (1.02%) Data Centre
8 13 (1.02%) Driving Licence
8 13 (1.02%) Graphic Design
8 13 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (1.02%) Public Cloud
9 11 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (0.86%) Legacy Code
10 9 (0.71%) Algorithms
10 9 (0.71%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.63%) N-Tier
11 8 (0.63%) Virtual Team
12 7 (0.55%) NHS
12 7 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 86 (6.76%) Windows
2 42 (3.30%) Linux
3 18 (1.41%) Unix
4 12 (0.94%) Android
4 12 (0.94%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.39%) AIX
7 4 (0.31%) CentOS
7 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.31%) SUSE
7 4 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.079%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 611 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (28.20%) MVC
3 333 (26.16%) DevOps
4 209 (16.42%) Microservices
5 206 (16.18%) Scrum
6 199 (15.63%) Software Engineering
7 184 (14.45%) SDLC
8 159 (12.49%) TDD
9 123 (9.66%) Web Development
10 116 (9.11%) Mentoring
11 101 (7.93%) Problem-Solving
12 80 (6.28%) Front End Development
13 74 (5.81%) SOLID
14 63 (4.95%) Unit Testing
15 59 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
16 57 (4.48%) E-Commerce
17 55 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
18 54 (4.24%) BDD
19 50 (3.93%) Fintech
19 50 (3.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,009 (79.26%) C#
2 616 (48.39%) SQL
3 596 (46.82%) JavaScript
4 136 (10.68%) T-SQL
5 126 (9.90%) TypeScript
6 113 (8.88%) VB.NET
7 87 (6.83%) Python
8 83 (6.52%) Java
9 79 (6.21%) PowerShell
10 49 (3.85%) PHP
11 35 (2.75%) Bash Shell
12 34 (2.67%) Ruby
13 30 (2.36%) VB
14 28 (2.20%) C++
15 20 (1.57%) C
16 14 (1.10%) VB6
17 10 (0.79%) Perl
17 10 (0.79%) VBA
18 7 (0.55%) Apple Swift
18 7 (0.55%) ES6
Qualifications
1 50 (3.93%) Security Cleared
2 46 (3.61%) Degree
3 35 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.31%) CISA
6 4 (0.31%) CISM
6 4 (0.31%) CISSP
6 4 (0.31%) ISSAP
6 4 (0.31%) ISSEP
7 3 (0.24%) ISEB
7 3 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.16%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.079%) HNC
9 1 (0.079%) HND
9 1 (0.079%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (7.54%) QA
2 18 (1.41%) SLA
3 16 (1.26%) Accessibility
4 11 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.79%) GDPR
6 7 (0.55%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.31%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (0.31%) COBIT
7 4 (0.31%) GxP
7 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.31%) NIST
8 2 (0.16%) SOC 2
9 1 (0.079%) DICOM
9 1 (0.079%) HL7
9 1 (0.079%) PMO
System Software
1 138 (10.84%) Docker
2 9 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.079%) KVM
4 1 (0.079%) NFS
4 1 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.079%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 112 (8.80%) Kubernetes
2 41 (3.22%) Terraform
3 31 (2.44%) Ansible
4 13 (1.02%) Puppet
5 12 (0.94%) Grafana
6 7 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.55%) SCCM
7 6 (0.47%) MIIS
8 4 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.24%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.16%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.16%) Kibana
11 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.079%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.079%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 368 (28.91%) Microsoft
2 50 (3.93%) Oracle
3 36 (2.83%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.02%) Google
5 12 (0.94%) Adobe
6 11 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (0.71%) Telerik
8 8 (0.63%) IBM
8 8 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.55%) Alibaba
9 7 (0.55%) Klarna
9 7 (0.55%) PayPal
9 7 (0.55%) WorldPay
10 6 (0.47%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.39%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.39%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.31%) Quadient
13 3 (0.24%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.24%) Databricks
13 3 (0.24%) UiPath