Period
to 21 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 2,532 3,089 3,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.07% 18.66% 18.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.33% 50.65% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,222 2,950 3,120
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

.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 5,843 6,099 6,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.38% 36.85% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4,929 5,266 5,536
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

.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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 1,441 £40,000 - 250
East Midlands -1 1,097 £40,000 - 216
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2,176 (85.94%) C#
2 1,431 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 1,426 (56.32%) SQL Server
4 1,251 (49.41%) MVC
5 1,207 (47.67%) JavaScript
5 1,207 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1,128 (44.55%) HTML
7 1,044 (41.23%) CSS
8 969 (38.27%) SQL
9 748 (29.54%) Microsoft
10 716 (28.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 624 (24.64%) AngularJS
12 591 (23.34%) jQuery
13 565 (22.31%) ASP.NET Web API
14 552 (21.80%) .NET Framework
15 468 (18.48%) TDD
16 428 (16.90%) Entity Framework
17 405 (16.00%) Web Development
18 374 (14.77%) HTML5
19 328 (12.95%) RESTful
20 319 (12.60%) Web Services
21 316 (12.48%) Scrum
22 304 (12.01%) Visual Studio
23 298 (11.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 295 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
25 292 (11.53%) WCF
26 284 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 281 (11.10%) BDD
28 277 (10.94%) VB.NET
29 274 (10.82%) 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
1 155 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 101 (3.99%) IIS
3 96 (3.79%) BizTalk Server
4 74 (2.92%) CMS
5 63 (2.49%) Umbraco
6 25 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 22 (0.87%) NServiceBus
8 17 (0.67%) Confluence
9 16 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
9 16 (0.63%) Sitefinity
10 14 (0.55%) Apache Solr
11 9 (0.36%) Apache
11 9 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.32%) Hyperledger
12 8 (0.32%) K2 blackpearl
12 8 (0.32%) OpenEdge
12 8 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.28%) Doxygen
5 6 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.12%) InDesign
9 2 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.079%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.039%) GIMP
10 1 (0.039%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 77 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (1.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 19 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.16%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.16%) Magento
7 3 (0.12%) LabWindows
7 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.12%) PlanetPress Connect
8 2 (0.079%) Exstream
8 2 (0.079%) iTrent
8 2 (0.079%) Sage 1000
8 2 (0.079%) Sage 500
8 2 (0.079%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.039%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 295 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (2.29%) SaaS
4 41 (1.62%) Office 365
4 41 (1.62%) PaaS
5 36 (1.42%) GitHub
6 31 (1.22%) IaaS
7 29 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
8 17 (0.67%) Serverless
9 14 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.36%) Bluemix
11 9 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
12 7 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.28%) npm
12 7 (0.28%) Sage Pay
13 5 (0.20%) Asana
13 5 (0.20%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.20%) Google Play
14 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.73%) Internet
2 37 (1.46%) Hyperconnected
3 20 (0.79%) SMS
4 17 (0.67%) Extranet
5 14 (0.55%) HTTP
6 13 (0.51%) Intranet
7 12 (0.47%) Firewall
8 9 (0.36%) DNS
9 6 (0.24%) Skype
9 6 (0.24%) SSL
10 5 (0.20%) Broadband
10 5 (0.20%) CTI
10 5 (0.20%) SAN
11 3 (0.12%) RS-232
11 3 (0.12%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.12%) VPN
12 2 (0.079%) DHCP
12 2 (0.079%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.079%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.039%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,426 (56.32%) SQL Server
2 226 (8.93%) SQL Server 2016
3 195 (7.70%) NoSQL
4 155 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 142 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 106 (4.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 101 (3.99%) MongoDB
8 99 (3.91%) MySQL
9 74 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 65 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 52 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 44 (1.74%) Big Data
13 41 (1.62%) RavenDB
14 38 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
15 35 (1.38%) Relational Database
16 28 (1.11%) Power BI
17 15 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
18 13 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
19 11 (0.43%) MS Access
20 9 (0.36%) DTS
Development Applications
1 304 (12.01%) Visual Studio
2 274 (10.82%) Git (software)
3 208 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 117 (4.62%) JIRA
5 72 (2.84%) Selenium
6 65 (2.57%) Jenkins
7 43 (1.70%) Subversion
8 42 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 34 (1.34%) TeamCity
9 34 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
10 32 (1.26%) Bitbucket
11 31 (1.22%) NUnit
12 29 (1.15%) WebDriver
13 25 (0.99%) SpecFlow
14 22 (0.87%) Moq
15 19 (0.75%) Cucumber
16 16 (0.63%) MSTest
17 12 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (0.47%) git-flow
17 12 (0.47%) Mercurial
General
1 247 (9.76%) Finance
2 188 (7.42%) Retail
3 150 (5.92%) Advertising
4 126 (4.98%) Marketing
5 50 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 33 (1.30%) Banking
6 33 (1.30%) Electronics
7 29 (1.15%) Games
8 17 (0.67%) Legal
8 17 (0.67%) Telecoms
9 16 (0.63%) Automotive
10 12 (0.47%) Music Industry
11 11 (0.43%) Back Office
12 10 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.36%) Local Government
14 6 (0.24%) Law
15 2 (0.079%) Billing
16 1 (0.039%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.039%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.039%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,974 (77.96%) Developer
2 1,186 (46.84%) .NET Developer
3 685 (27.05%) C# Developer
4 507 (20.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 329 (12.99%) ASP.NET Developer
6 306 (12.09%) Software Developer
7 299 (11.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 260 (10.27%) Senior Developer
9 190 (7.50%) SQL Developer
10 181 (7.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 178 (7.03%) Web Developer
12 167 (6.60%) Junior
13 158 (6.24%) Junior Developer
14 144 (5.69%) .NET Software Developer
15 141 (5.57%) Senior .NET Developer
16 129 (5.09%) C# Software Developer
17 117 (4.62%) Analyst
18 103 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
19 98 (3.87%) Full Stack Developer
20 95 (3.75%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,431 (56.52%) ASP.NET
2 1,128 (44.55%) HTML
3 1,044 (41.23%) CSS
4 716 (28.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 624 (24.64%) AngularJS
6 591 (23.34%) jQuery
7 565 (22.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 552 (21.80%) .NET Framework
9 428 (16.90%) Entity Framework
10 374 (14.77%) HTML5
11 328 (12.95%) RESTful
12 319 (12.60%) Web Services
13 298 (11.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 292 (11.53%) WCF
15 284 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 233 (9.20%) XML
17 232 (9.16%) CSS3
18 217 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
19 205 (8.10%) Node.js
20 166 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 186 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
2 132 (5.21%) Computer Science
3 108 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 95 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 79 (3.12%) User Experience
7 67 (2.65%) Fintech
8 30 (1.18%) Algorithms
9 27 (1.07%) Digital TV
10 26 (1.03%) Management Information System
11 24 (0.95%) NHS
12 17 (0.67%) EPoS
12 17 (0.67%) iPad
13 16 (0.63%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.51%) Data Centre
14 13 (0.51%) Music Streaming
14 13 (0.51%) Public Cloud
15 12 (0.47%) Replication
16 11 (0.43%) Driving Licence
16 11 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 170 (6.71%) Windows
2 104 (4.11%) Android
3 83 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 65 (2.57%) Linux
5 38 (1.50%) Unix
6 27 (1.07%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 8 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.20%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.079%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.039%) HPUX
14 1 (0.039%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.039%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,251 (49.41%) MVC
2 1,207 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
3 468 (18.48%) TDD
4 405 (16.00%) Web Development
5 316 (12.48%) Scrum
6 281 (11.10%) BDD
7 272 (10.74%) Web Application Development
8 226 (8.93%) Test Automation
9 216 (8.53%) SDLC
10 207 (8.18%) OO
11 197 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
12 196 (7.74%) Software Engineering
13 149 (5.88%) Mentoring
14 143 (5.65%) Unit Testing
15 140 (5.53%) E-Commerce
16 128 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
17 118 (4.66%) CRM
18 102 (4.03%) Dependency Injection
19 101 (3.99%) ITIL
20 88 (3.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2,176 (85.94%) C#
2 1,207 (47.67%) JavaScript
3 969 (38.27%) SQL
4 277 (10.94%) VB.NET
5 250 (9.87%) Java
6 222 (8.77%) T-SQL
7 151 (5.96%) Ruby
8 137 (5.41%) PHP
9 129 (5.09%) VB
10 109 (4.30%) C++
11 75 (2.96%) C
12 71 (2.80%) Python
13 70 (2.76%) TypeScript
14 59 (2.33%) PowerShell
15 56 (2.21%) PL/SQL
16 37 (1.46%) VB6
17 33 (1.30%) Perl
18 31 (1.22%) VBScript
19 15 (0.59%) Objective-C
19 15 (0.59%) X++
Qualifications
1 244 (9.64%) Degree
2 68 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 59 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 48 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (1.15%) MCP
7 18 (0.71%) ISTQB
8 16 (0.63%) MCPD
9 12 (0.47%) CCNA
9 12 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (0.47%) ISEB
10 6 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.20%) HND
12 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.12%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.079%) GNVQ
13 2 (0.079%) MCSD
13 2 (0.079%) MCSE
14 1 (0.039%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (3.83%) QA
2 53 (2.09%) SLA
3 14 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.32%) MISRA
4 8 (0.32%) MISRA C
4 8 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.32%) PMO
5 6 (0.24%) ISO 13485
6 4 (0.16%) IEC 62304
6 4 (0.16%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.16%) TickIT
6 4 (0.16%) WCAG
7 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.079%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.039%) GDPR
System Software
1 69 (2.73%) Docker
2 29 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.75%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.24%) vSphere
7 5 (0.20%) XenApp
8 4 (0.16%) Firmware
8 4 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.12%) Xen
9 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.12%) XenServer
10 1 (0.039%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 27 (1.07%) Puppet
2 26 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (0.83%) Ansible
4 15 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
5 13 (0.51%) SCCM
6 11 (0.43%) Salt
6 11 (0.43%) SCVMM
6 11 (0.43%) Terraform
7 7 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.24%) Control-M
8 6 (0.24%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.20%) SCOM
10 4 (0.16%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.12%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.079%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 2 (0.079%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.079%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 748 (29.54%) Microsoft
2 138 (5.45%) Google
3 79 (3.12%) Oracle
3 79 (3.12%) Xamarin
4 68 (2.69%) Sitecore
5 62 (2.45%) Facebook
6 41 (1.62%) Remedy
7 36 (1.42%) VMware
8 28 (1.11%) SAP
8 28 (1.11%) Telerik
8 28 (1.11%) Twitter
9 26 (1.03%) BMC
10 19 (0.75%) Citrix
11 18 (0.71%) DevExpress
11 18 (0.71%) Progress
12 16 (0.63%) IBM
13 15 (0.59%) Nimsoft
14 10 (0.39%) IFS
14 10 (0.39%) ServiceNow
15 9 (0.36%) Juniper