Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 194 246 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 24.19% 23.41% 38.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 68.79% 51.14% 71.82%
Number of salaries quoted 180 225 501
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -

.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 282 481 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 35.16% 45.77% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 265 412 637
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,346 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -

.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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -1 97 £42,500 +6.25% 27
Lichfield +1 26 £34,500 -21.14% 8
Tamworth 0 23 £45,000 +20.00% 14
Stafford +13 17 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Cannock +9 11 £45,000 +8.43%
Burton-upon-Trent -17 3 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Burntwood - 3 £37,500 -
.NET
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 160 (82.47%) C#
2 125 (64.43%) ASP.NET
3 114 (58.76%) SQL Server
4 110 (56.70%) MVC
5 104 (53.61%) SQL
6 100 (51.55%) JavaScript
7 90 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (45.36%) HTML
9 65 (33.51%) CSS
10 56 (28.87%) .NET Framework
11 53 (27.32%) VB.NET
12 52 (26.80%) T-SQL
13 48 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 47 (24.23%) Entity Framework
15 43 (22.16%) Microsoft
16 42 (21.65%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (20.62%) TDD
18 39 (20.10%) Web Development
19 36 (18.56%) Finance
19 36 (18.56%) WinForms
20 35 (18.04%) XML
21 34 (17.53%) Visual Studio
22 31 (15.98%) jQuery
22 31 (15.98%) HTML5
23 28 (14.43%) LINQ
23 28 (14.43%) Scrum
23 28 (14.43%) Greenfield Project
24 27 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
25 26 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
26 25 (12.89%) WCF

.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 13 (6.70%) CMS
2 8 (4.12%) IIS
3 2 (1.03%) ColdFusion
3 2 (1.03%) Confluence
4 1 (0.52%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.52%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 6 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.09%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.58%) Azure Functions
3 5 (2.58%) Serverless
4 3 (1.55%) PaaS
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.03%) IaaS
5 2 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.03%) SMS
3 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.52%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (58.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.19%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (4.64%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.09%) Cosmos DB
7 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.58%) Redis
9 4 (2.06%) Power BI
10 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.03%) MySQL
11 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.52%) Big Data
12 1 (0.52%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 34 (17.53%) Visual Studio
2 27 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (7.22%) NUnit
4 12 (6.19%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.12%) JIRA
5 8 (4.12%) NSubstitute
6 6 (3.09%) ReSharper
7 5 (2.58%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (2.06%) Selenium
9 3 (1.55%) AccuRev
9 3 (1.55%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.55%) Moq
9 3 (1.55%) Ranorex
9 3 (1.55%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.55%) Subversion
9 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.03%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.52%) MSI
11 1 (0.52%) WiX
General
1 36 (18.56%) Finance
2 9 (4.64%) Retail
3 6 (3.09%) Automotive
4 5 (2.58%) Advertising
4 5 (2.58%) Marketing
5 2 (1.03%) Games
5 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 168 (86.60%) Developer
2 68 (35.05%) .NET Developer
3 67 (34.54%) C# Developer
4 57 (29.38%) Software Developer
5 29 (14.95%) C# Software Developer
6 24 (12.37%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (11.86%) Web Developer
8 19 (9.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (9.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (9.28%) Senior Developer
10 15 (7.73%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (6.19%) .NET Web Developer
11 12 (6.19%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (6.19%) SQL Developer
12 9 (4.64%) VB.NET Developer
13 8 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 8 (4.12%) C# Web Developer
13 8 (4.12%) Senior Web Developer
14 7 (3.61%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (64.43%) ASP.NET
2 88 (45.36%) HTML
3 65 (33.51%) CSS
4 56 (28.87%) .NET Framework
5 48 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (24.23%) Entity Framework
7 42 (21.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 36 (18.56%) WinForms
9 35 (18.04%) XML
10 31 (15.98%) HTML5
10 31 (15.98%) jQuery
11 28 (14.43%) LINQ
12 25 (12.89%) WCF
13 24 (12.37%) WPF
14 21 (10.82%) Web Services
15 18 (9.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (9.28%) SOAP
16 15 (7.73%) RESTful
17 13 (6.70%) Ajax
17 13 (6.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.43%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.67%) Replication
4 9 (4.64%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.06%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.03%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.52%) EPoS
9 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Social Media
9 1 (0.52%) User Experience
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.31%) Windows
2 7 (3.61%) Android
3 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (56.70%) MVC
2 90 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (20.62%) TDD
4 39 (20.10%) Web Development
5 28 (14.43%) Scrum
6 26 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (9.28%) BDD
7 18 (9.28%) CRM
8 17 (8.76%) OOP
9 16 (8.25%) Software Engineering
9 16 (8.25%) Test Automation
9 16 (8.25%) Unit Testing
10 15 (7.73%) Customer Requirements
11 14 (7.22%) SDLC
12 12 (6.19%) Front End Development
12 12 (6.19%) SOA
13 11 (5.67%) Migration
13 11 (5.67%) Statistics
14 10 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (5.15%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 160 (82.47%) C#
2 104 (53.61%) SQL
3 100 (51.55%) JavaScript
4 53 (27.32%) VB.NET
5 52 (26.80%) T-SQL
6 19 (9.79%) VB
7 12 (6.19%) Java
8 11 (5.67%) VB6
9 8 (4.12%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.58%) XPath
11 3 (1.55%) PHP
11 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.55%) XAML
12 1 (0.52%) C
12 1 (0.52%) C++
12 1 (0.52%) F#
12 1 (0.52%) Python
12 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Degree
2 15 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.03%) ISEB
5 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) SCCM
1 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (22.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.12%) Google
3 6 (3.09%) IDERA
4 5 (2.58%) Oracle
5 4 (2.06%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.55%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.03%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.03%) Cognos
7 2 (1.03%) Tableau
8 1 (0.52%) Epicor
8 1 (0.52%) VMware