Period
to 23 April 2018

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

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 219 311 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 21.60% 32.46% 33.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.50% 59.01% 69.17%
Number of salaries quoted 191 308 412
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,000 £39,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% +1.96% -4.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,138 £25,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,625 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

.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 362 527 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 35.70% 55.01% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 310 454 535
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,750 £24,575 £23,200
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £53,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent -2 83 £40,000 - 26
Stafford +2 29 £37,500 -1.96% 5
Tamworth -4 29 £38,250 +4.79% 5
Lichfield +6 19 £35,000 -17.65% 5
Cannock +2 8 £41,250 +5.77% 5
Burton-upon-Trent -7 6 £30,000 -29.41% 8
Rugeley -1 1 £47,500 +90.00% 1
.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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.

1 197 (89.95%) C#
2 108 (49.32%) JavaScript
2 108 (49.32%) SQL
3 106 (48.40%) SQL Server
4 95 (43.38%) ASP.NET
5 92 (42.01%) HTML
6 85 (38.81%) MVC
7 78 (35.62%) CSS
8 61 (27.85%) Microsoft
9 59 (26.94%) .NET Framework
10 55 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (23.29%) Entity Framework
12 47 (21.46%) VB.NET
13 46 (21.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 42 (19.18%) TDD
15 41 (18.72%) Web Development
15 41 (18.72%) T-SQL
16 40 (18.26%) AngularJS
17 38 (17.35%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (16.44%) jQuery
18 36 (16.44%) Finance
19 33 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
19 33 (15.07%) WCF
20 28 (12.79%) HTML5
20 28 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (12.33%) Software Engineering
21 27 (12.33%) Web Services
22 26 (11.87%) SDLC
23 24 (10.96%) Greenfield Project
24 22 (10.05%) VB

.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 12 (5.48%) CMS
2 8 (3.65%) Confluence
3 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.37%) IIS
4 3 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.91%) Sitefinity
5 2 (0.91%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.46%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.46%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 33 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.94%) PaaS
3 12 (5.48%) IaaS
4 5 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.91%) SaaS
5 2 (0.91%) Serverless
6 1 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.46%) GitHub
6 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.74%) Telnet
1 6 (2.74%) Wireshark
2 5 (2.28%) FTP
3 3 (1.37%) HTTP
3 3 (1.37%) Internet
4 2 (0.91%) SMS
5 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (48.40%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (7.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (4.11%) MySQL
7 7 (3.20%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.20%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.28%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.37%) Power BI
12 2 (0.91%) Big Data
12 2 (0.91%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.91%) QlikView
13 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.46%) DTS
13 1 (0.46%) GIS
13 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (9.13%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.68%) Visual Studio
3 17 (7.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (5.94%) JIRA
5 12 (5.48%) MSI
5 12 (5.48%) WiX
6 9 (4.11%) NUnit
7 8 (3.65%) Bitbucket
8 6 (2.74%) Selenium
8 6 (2.74%) Subversion
8 6 (2.74%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.28%) Moq
10 3 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.37%) Mocha
10 3 (1.37%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.91%) MSTest
11 2 (0.91%) NSubstitute
11 2 (0.91%) Ranorex
11 2 (0.91%) ReSharper
General
1 36 (16.44%) Finance
2 11 (5.02%) Advertising
2 11 (5.02%) Retail
3 7 (3.20%) Automotive
3 7 (3.20%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.83%) Games
4 4 (1.83%) Marketing
5 3 (1.37%) Billing
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 178 (81.28%) Developer
2 86 (39.27%) .NET Developer
3 71 (32.42%) C# Developer
4 45 (20.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (11.42%) Web Developer
6 22 (10.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (10.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (10.05%) Software Engineer
7 20 (9.13%) SQL Developer
8 19 (8.68%) Software Developer
9 18 (8.22%) Senior Developer
10 17 (7.76%) C# Software Developer
10 17 (7.76%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (7.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 14 (6.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 13 (5.94%) HTML Developer
14 12 (5.48%) .NET Web Developer
14 12 (5.48%) Analyst
15 11 (5.02%) C# Web Developer
15 11 (5.02%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (43.38%) ASP.NET
2 92 (42.01%) HTML
3 78 (35.62%) CSS
4 59 (26.94%) .NET Framework
5 51 (23.29%) Entity Framework
6 46 (21.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 40 (18.26%) AngularJS
8 38 (17.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (16.44%) jQuery
10 33 (15.07%) WCF
11 28 (12.79%) HTML5
12 27 (12.33%) Web Services
13 22 (10.05%) WPF
14 21 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (7.31%) CSS3
16 15 (6.85%) REST
17 14 (6.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 13 (5.94%) RESTful
18 13 (5.94%) SOAP
18 13 (5.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.96%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (8.68%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.28%) Replication
6 4 (1.83%) Fintech
7 3 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.91%) EFT
9 1 (0.46%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.46%) EPoS
9 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.22%) Windows
2 10 (4.57%) Linux
3 4 (1.83%) Android
4 2 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (38.81%) MVC
2 55 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (19.18%) TDD
4 41 (18.72%) Web Development
5 28 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (12.33%) Software Engineering
7 26 (11.87%) SDLC
8 22 (10.05%) Unit Testing
9 18 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (6.85%) Test Automation
11 13 (5.94%) SOLID
12 12 (5.48%) BDD
12 12 (5.48%) Business Analysis
12 12 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (5.48%) Customer Requirements
12 12 (5.48%) ERP
12 12 (5.48%) Microservices
13 11 (5.02%) Front End Development
13 11 (5.02%) Functional Programming
13 11 (5.02%) OO
Programming Languages
1 197 (89.95%) C#
2 108 (49.32%) JavaScript
2 108 (49.32%) SQL
3 47 (21.46%) VB.NET
4 41 (18.72%) T-SQL
5 22 (10.05%) VB
6 17 (7.76%) PL/SQL
7 13 (5.94%) Java
8 12 (5.48%) C++
8 12 (5.48%) TypeScript
9 10 (4.57%) Erlang
10 8 (3.65%) VB6
11 7 (3.20%) F#
12 6 (2.74%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.74%) VBA
13 4 (1.83%) Go
14 3 (1.37%) Haskell
14 3 (1.37%) Scala
14 3 (1.37%) XPath
15 2 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (7.31%) Degree
2 8 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.91%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.94%) QA
2 10 (4.57%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.37%) SLA
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 12 (5.48%) Hyper-V
1 12 (5.48%) Microsoft App-V
1 12 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (5.48%) SCCM
1 12 (5.48%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 61 (27.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.48%) VMware
3 8 (3.65%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.28%) Oracle
5 4 (1.83%) IDERA
5 4 (1.83%) IFS
5 4 (1.83%) Telerik
6 3 (1.37%) Google
7 2 (0.91%) Infor
8 1 (0.46%) Adobe
8 1 (0.46%) Apple
8 1 (0.46%) ESRI
8 1 (0.46%) Progress
8 1 (0.46%) SAP
8 1 (0.46%) Sitecore