Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 1,774 2,165 2,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.40% 16.15% 18.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.95% 46.53% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,593 1,918 2,590
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,175 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £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 3,700 4,653 5,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.13% 34.72% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3,165 3,924 5,133
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £59,850
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 1,017 £45,000 +2.27% 249
East Midlands -1 753 £42,500 +6.25% 209
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1,506 (84.89%) C#
2 872 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 845 (47.63%) ASP.NET
4 813 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 794 (44.76%) SQL
6 676 (38.11%) SQL Server
7 628 (35.40%) Microsoft
8 588 (33.15%) HTML
9 563 (31.74%) CSS
10 542 (30.55%) MVC
11 504 (28.41%) Azure
12 392 (22.10%) .NET Framework
13 327 (18.43%) AngularJS
14 317 (17.87%) Scrum
15 300 (16.91%) Web Development
16 279 (15.73%) .NET Core
17 275 (15.50%) Web Services
18 266 (14.99%) jQuery
19 261 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
20 258 (14.54%) ASP.NET MVC
21 253 (14.26%) T-SQL
22 252 (14.21%) Software Engineering
23 237 (13.36%) DevOps
24 220 (12.40%) Visual Studio
25 219 (12.34%) Problem-Solving
26 217 (12.23%) AWS
27 205 (11.56%) HTML5
27 205 (11.56%) SDLC
28 191 (10.77%) VB.NET
29 183 (10.32%) 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 54 (3.04%) IIS
1 54 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 39 (2.20%) CMS
3 34 (1.92%) Umbraco
4 22 (1.24%) NServiceBus
5 21 (1.18%) Confluence
6 18 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (0.68%) WordPress
8 8 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.28%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.23%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.23%) Drupal
11 4 (0.23%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.23%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.17%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.90%) S-PLUS
3 15 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.23%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.23%) Moqups
7 3 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.056%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.056%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 47 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.45%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.39%) Sage CRM
6 6 (0.34%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 5 (0.28%) Visualfiles
8 4 (0.23%) Magento
8 4 (0.23%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.17%) OPENHousing
10 2 (0.11%) Infor CRM
10 2 (0.11%) Misys Midas
11 1 (0.056%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 504 (28.41%) Azure
2 217 (12.23%) AWS
3 50 (2.82%) Serverless
4 46 (2.59%) Dynamics 365
4 46 (2.59%) SaaS
5 35 (1.97%) Power Platform
6 34 (1.92%) GCP
7 31 (1.75%) Office 365
8 26 (1.47%) GitHub
9 20 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
10 19 (1.07%) PaaS
11 18 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
12 14 (0.79%) AWS IoT
12 14 (0.79%) Azure Functions
13 13 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
14 12 (0.68%) npm
14 12 (0.68%) NuGet
14 12 (0.68%) PowerApps
15 9 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (0.34%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.20%) Internet
2 20 (1.13%) FTP
2 20 (1.13%) SMTP
3 17 (0.96%) HTTP
4 14 (0.79%) MQTT
4 14 (0.79%) SSH
5 12 (0.68%) Intranet
6 11 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (0.34%) Extranet
8 4 (0.23%) Skype
9 3 (0.17%) DHCP
9 3 (0.17%) DNS
9 3 (0.17%) SAN
9 3 (0.17%) SMS
10 2 (0.11%) Modbus
10 2 (0.11%) SSL
10 2 (0.11%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.11%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.056%) RTP
11 1 (0.056%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 676 (38.11%) SQL Server
2 101 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 90 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (4.85%) MySQL
6 71 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 63 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 47 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 44 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
10 40 (2.25%) NoSQL
11 36 (2.03%) Big Data
12 34 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
13 30 (1.69%) Amazon Aurora
13 30 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
14 25 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
15 24 (1.35%) Power BI
16 21 (1.18%) Redis
17 20 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
18 16 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
18 16 (0.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 220 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 183 (10.32%) Git (software)
3 130 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 97 (5.47%) JIRA
5 77 (4.34%) Selenium
6 61 (3.44%) Jenkins
7 58 (3.27%) Subversion
8 46 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
9 39 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
10 28 (1.58%) TeamCity
11 18 (1.01%) SoapUI
12 17 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 16 (0.90%) Visual Studio Code
13 16 (0.90%) webpack
14 13 (0.73%) git-flow
15 12 (0.68%) Bitbucket
16 10 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
16 10 (0.56%) ReSharper
16 10 (0.56%) WebDriver
17 8 (0.45%) NUnit
General
1 146 (8.23%) Retail
2 113 (6.37%) Finance
3 56 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 48 (2.71%) Marketing
5 44 (2.48%) Public Sector
6 32 (1.80%) Games
7 17 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 16 (0.90%) Automotive
8 16 (0.90%) Law
9 11 (0.62%) Publishing
10 9 (0.51%) Banking
11 8 (0.45%) Back Office
11 8 (0.45%) Local Government
12 7 (0.39%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.34%) Advertising
14 4 (0.23%) Legal
14 4 (0.23%) Social Housing
15 3 (0.17%) Military
15 3 (0.17%) Police
16 1 (0.056%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,335 (75.25%) Developer
2 646 (36.41%) .NET Developer
3 368 (20.74%) C# Developer
4 318 (17.93%) Software Developer
5 266 (14.99%) Senior Developer
6 252 (14.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 166 (9.36%) Senior .NET Developer
8 157 (8.85%) Full Stack Developer
9 156 (8.79%) Software Engineer
10 108 (6.09%) C# Software Developer
11 107 (6.03%) .NET Software Developer
12 102 (5.75%) Junior
12 102 (5.75%) Web Developer
13 94 (5.30%) Junior Developer
14 78 (4.40%) ASP.NET Developer
15 76 (4.28%) Lead Developer
16 70 (3.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 62 (3.49%) Applications Developer
18 59 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
19 55 (3.10%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 845 (47.63%) ASP.NET
2 588 (33.15%) HTML
3 563 (31.74%) CSS
4 392 (22.10%) .NET Framework
5 327 (18.43%) AngularJS
6 279 (15.73%) .NET Core
7 275 (15.50%) Web Services
8 266 (14.99%) jQuery
9 261 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 258 (14.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 205 (11.56%) HTML5
12 176 (9.92%) React
13 124 (6.99%) Entity Framework
14 118 (6.65%) WCF
15 115 (6.48%) CSS3
15 115 (6.48%) RESTful
16 110 (6.20%) XML
17 103 (5.81%) Node.js
18 96 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 94 (5.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 182 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
2 159 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 112 (6.31%) Self-Motivation
4 102 (5.75%) Mobile App
5 66 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (2.82%) User Experience
7 43 (2.42%) Virtual Team
8 29 (1.63%) NHS
9 26 (1.47%) Robotics
10 24 (1.35%) EPoS
10 24 (1.35%) Public Cloud
11 22 (1.24%) Data Centre
12 20 (1.13%) Algorithms
13 18 (1.01%) Management Information System
14 16 (0.90%) Xbox
15 15 (0.85%) Driving Licence
15 15 (0.85%) Smart Home
16 12 (0.68%) Social Media
17 10 (0.56%) Client/Server
18 9 (0.51%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 174 (9.81%) Windows
2 85 (4.79%) Linux
3 54 (3.04%) Android
4 42 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 33 (1.86%) Windows Server
6 17 (0.96%) Unix
7 13 (0.73%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 872 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 542 (30.55%) MVC
3 317 (17.87%) Scrum
4 300 (16.91%) Web Development
5 252 (14.21%) Software Engineering
6 237 (13.36%) DevOps
7 219 (12.34%) Problem-Solving
8 205 (11.56%) SDLC
9 171 (9.64%) TDD
10 161 (9.08%) Test Automation
11 153 (8.62%) Mentoring
12 145 (8.17%) OO
13 141 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
14 139 (7.84%) Unit Testing
15 123 (6.93%) Computer Science
16 104 (5.86%) Microservices
17 91 (5.13%) SOLID
18 89 (5.02%) Coaching
19 87 (4.90%) E-Commerce
20 83 (4.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,506 (84.89%) C#
2 813 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 794 (44.76%) SQL
4 253 (14.26%) T-SQL
5 191 (10.77%) VB.NET
6 140 (7.89%) Java
7 90 (5.07%) TypeScript
8 76 (4.28%) Python
9 59 (3.33%) C++
10 53 (2.99%) PHP
11 50 (2.82%) VB
12 48 (2.71%) C
13 34 (1.92%) PL/SQL
14 33 (1.86%) PowerShell
15 23 (1.30%) VB6
16 17 (0.96%) X++
17 11 (0.62%) VBA
17 11 (0.62%) VBScript
18 10 (0.56%) Scala
19 9 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 176 (9.92%) Degree
2 48 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 24 (1.35%) HND
6 21 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 20 (1.13%) Master's Degree
8 11 (0.62%) MCP
9 10 (0.56%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.28%) MCSD
11 4 (0.23%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.23%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.11%) ISEB
12 2 (0.11%) MBCS
12 2 (0.11%) MCPD
12 2 (0.11%) MCSA
12 2 (0.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.056%) CISSP
13 1 (0.056%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (6.37%) QA
2 20 (1.13%) GDPR
3 12 (0.68%) PMO
4 7 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.34%) SLA
6 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
System Software
1 90 (5.07%) Docker
2 66 (3.72%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.62%) Firmware
4 3 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.17%) XenApp
5 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.056%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.056%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (2.42%) Kubernetes
2 17 (0.96%) Terraform
3 11 (0.62%) Backup Exec
4 9 (0.51%) Puppet
5 7 (0.39%) Ansible
5 7 (0.39%) SCCM
6 6 (0.34%) SCOM
7 4 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.11%) Control-M
9 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.11%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.056%) CASB
10 1 (0.056%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 628 (35.40%) Microsoft
2 85 (4.79%) Oracle
3 47 (2.65%) Xamarin
4 43 (2.42%) Google
5 25 (1.41%) SAP
6 20 (1.13%) ForgeRock
7 17 (0.96%) UiPath
8 13 (0.73%) IBM
8 13 (0.73%) Sitecore
9 12 (0.68%) Apple
10 11 (0.62%) Adobe
11 9 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.45%) Sage
12 8 (0.45%) Spotify
13 6 (0.34%) Dynatrace
13 6 (0.34%) Sparx
14 5 (0.28%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.28%) Tableau
15 4 (0.23%) Blue Prism
15 4 (0.23%) DevExpress