Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 152 219 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 24.28% 19.91% 35.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 65.52% 51.41% 62.82%
Number of salaries quoted 147 194 380
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.91% +2.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

.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 Staffordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 232 426 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 37.06% 38.73% 55.90%
Number of salaries quoted 224 347 537
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £51,450 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Staffordshire

.NET
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for .NET in Staffordshire

.NET
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET in Staffordshire

.NET
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Stoke-on-Trent -2 65 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Lichfield +1 34 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Tamworth +1 20 £37,500 - 13
Cannock +3 10 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Stafford +3 9 £33,900 -15.25% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -2 3 £31,000 -31.11%
Burntwood - 1 £37,500 -
.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 122 (80.26%) C#
2 109 (71.71%) ASP.NET
3 97 (63.82%) SQL
4 85 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (53.95%) SQL Server
6 80 (52.63%) MVC
7 63 (41.45%) JavaScript
8 48 (31.58%) HTML
9 44 (28.95%) T-SQL
10 43 (28.29%) Microsoft
10 43 (28.29%) WinForms
11 42 (27.63%) Visual Studio
12 39 (25.66%) VB.NET
12 39 (25.66%) .NET Framework
13 37 (24.34%) Scrum
13 37 (24.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (21.05%) Windows
15 30 (19.74%) CSS
15 30 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
17 28 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
17 28 (18.42%) XML
18 27 (17.76%) Entity Framework
19 26 (17.11%) WCF
20 25 (16.45%) SDLC
21 23 (15.13%) VB
21 23 (15.13%) Finance
22 22 (14.47%) OOP
22 22 (14.47%) LINQ
22 22 (14.47%) Spring

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (1.97%) CMS
2 1 (0.66%) IIS
2 1 (0.66%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (53.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.87%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.63%) Power BI
7 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.66%) Big Data
8 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.66%) MySQL
8 1 (0.66%) QlikView
8 1 (0.66%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 42 (27.63%) Visual Studio
2 28 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (10.53%) NUnit
4 15 (9.87%) ReSharper
5 13 (8.55%) Git (software)
6 8 (5.26%) Moq
6 8 (5.26%) NSubstitute
6 8 (5.26%) Ranorex
6 8 (5.26%) Selenium
6 8 (5.26%) Subversion
7 7 (4.61%) CruiseControl
8 4 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.66%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 23 (15.13%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Retail
3 9 (5.92%) Automotive
3 9 (5.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 125 (82.24%) Developer
2 58 (38.16%) .NET Developer
3 51 (33.55%) Software Developer
4 36 (23.68%) C# Developer
5 21 (13.82%) C# Software Developer
6 20 (13.16%) VB.NET Developer
7 17 (11.18%) .NET Software Developer
8 15 (9.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (9.21%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
11 10 (6.58%) Web Developer
12 8 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (5.26%) Tester
13 7 (4.61%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 7 (4.61%) Software Manager
13 7 (4.61%) Software Tester
13 7 (4.61%) SQL Developer
14 6 (3.95%) Junior
14 6 (3.95%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (71.71%) ASP.NET
2 48 (31.58%) HTML
3 43 (28.29%) WinForms
4 39 (25.66%) .NET Framework
5 37 (24.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (19.74%) CSS
7 28 (18.42%) XML
8 27 (17.76%) Entity Framework
9 26 (17.11%) WCF
10 22 (14.47%) LINQ
10 22 (14.47%) Spring
11 18 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (11.84%) REST
12 16 (10.53%) HTML5
13 13 (8.55%) WPF
14 12 (7.89%) ADO.NET
14 12 (7.89%) jQuery
15 10 (6.58%) NHibernate
16 9 (5.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.66%) User Experience
4 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.05%) Windows
2 1 (0.66%) Android
2 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (52.63%) MVC
3 37 (24.34%) Scrum
4 25 (16.45%) SDLC
5 22 (14.47%) OOP
6 21 (13.82%) Unit Testing
7 19 (12.50%) SOA
7 19 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 19 (12.50%) TDD
8 17 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
9 16 (10.53%) Web Development
10 13 (8.55%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.24%) System Testing
12 10 (6.58%) CRM
12 10 (6.58%) SOLID
13 9 (5.92%) Computer Science
13 9 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (5.92%) E-Commerce
13 9 (5.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 122 (80.26%) C#
2 97 (63.82%) SQL
3 63 (41.45%) JavaScript
4 44 (28.95%) T-SQL
5 39 (25.66%) VB.NET
6 23 (15.13%) VB
7 17 (11.18%) VB6
8 8 (5.26%) C++
9 6 (3.95%) Java
10 4 (2.63%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.66%) F#
13 1 (0.66%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (11.18%) Degree
2 13 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.24%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.63%) HND
6 1 (0.66%) ISEB
6 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (28.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.95%) Oracle
3 3 (1.97%) Alteryx
3 3 (1.97%) Cognos
3 3 (1.97%) Tableau
3 3 (1.97%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.66%) DevExpress