Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 71 90
Rank change year-on-year -37 +19 -16
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 236 371 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.59% 3.70% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 9.38% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 217 367 354
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.82% +10.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

.NET Framework 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 West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,993 3,957 4,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 32.80% 39.47% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,521 3,473 3,487
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,300 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for .NET Framework in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Framework in the West Midlands

.NET Framework
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Birmingham -49 72 £43,500 -3.33% 15
Staffordshire +28 70 £40,000 +6.67% 8
Coventry -27 32 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Warwickshire +4 21 £36,250 +3.57% 9
Solihull -19 9 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Sutton Coldfield -19 8 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Wolverhampton - 5 - -
Shropshire +3 4 £37,500 -16.67%
Worcestershire -16 4 £35,000 -2.78% 9
Halesowen - 1 £45,000 -
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing .NET Framework 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 236 (100.00%) .NET
2 211 (89.41%) C#
3 151 (63.98%) JavaScript
4 146 (61.86%) SQL Server
5 145 (61.44%) Entity Framework
6 140 (59.32%) ASP.NET
7 125 (52.97%) MVC
8 122 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
9 121 (51.27%) SQL
10 114 (48.31%) HTML
11 112 (47.46%) CSS
12 90 (38.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 88 (37.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 86 (36.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 80 (33.90%) AngularJS
16 79 (33.47%) Microsoft
17 66 (27.97%) Web Development
18 65 (27.54%) T-SQL
18 65 (27.54%) TDD
19 63 (26.69%) WCF
20 61 (25.85%) Visual Studio
21 60 (25.42%) Git (software)
22 51 (21.61%) jQuery
23 50 (21.19%) HTML5
23 50 (21.19%) Windows
24 47 (19.92%) Unit Testing
25 41 (17.37%) Software Engineering
25 41 (17.37%) Finance
26 38 (16.10%) Front End Development
27 37 (15.68%) CSS3

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 37 (15.68%) SharePoint
2 27 (11.44%) CMS
3 16 (6.78%) IIS
4 12 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.85%) Confluence
6 1 (0.42%) Appian
6 1 (0.42%) Mendix
6 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.42%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Maya
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 90 (38.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (15.25%) PaaS
3 30 (12.71%) IaaS
4 27 (11.44%) Office 365
5 12 (5.08%) SaaS
6 9 (3.81%) Azure Functions
6 9 (3.81%) Serverless
7 5 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (2.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.85%) npm
8 2 (0.85%) NuGet
9 1 (0.42%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.81%) SSL
2 1 (0.42%) Intranet
2 1 (0.42%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (61.86%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.14%) Relational Database
3 23 (9.75%) NoSQL
3 23 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (9.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (8.05%) Cosmos DB
5 15 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (4.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (4.24%) Data Lake
9 9 (3.81%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (2.12%) Redis
12 3 (1.27%) Power BI
12 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.85%) MySQL
14 1 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 61 (25.85%) Visual Studio
2 60 (25.42%) Git (software)
3 36 (15.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 30 (12.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (5.93%) NUnit
6 10 (4.24%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (4.24%) TeamCity
7 8 (3.39%) JIRA
7 8 (3.39%) NSubstitute
7 8 (3.39%) Selenium
8 7 (2.97%) MSI
8 7 (2.97%) WiX
9 5 (2.12%) ReSharper
9 5 (2.12%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.12%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.27%) Android Studio
10 3 (1.27%) Moq
10 3 (1.27%) Subversion
11 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
General
1 41 (17.37%) Finance
2 22 (9.32%) Legal
3 11 (4.66%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.81%) Banking
4 9 (3.81%) Law
5 8 (3.39%) Retail
6 6 (2.54%) Automotive
6 6 (2.54%) Games
6 6 (2.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 192 (81.36%) Developer
2 103 (43.64%) .NET Developer
3 83 (35.17%) C# Developer
4 68 (28.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (24.58%) Software Developer
6 52 (22.03%) ASP.NET Developer
7 47 (19.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (15.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 27 (11.44%) Software Engineer
10 22 (9.32%) .NET Software Developer
10 22 (9.32%) C# Software Developer
11 20 (8.47%) SQL Developer
12 16 (6.78%) Web Developer
13 13 (5.51%) Applications Engineer
13 13 (5.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (5.08%) .NET Web Developer
14 12 (5.08%) Senior Developer
15 11 (4.66%) C# Web Developer
15 11 (4.66%) Junior
15 11 (4.66%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (100.00%) .NET
2 145 (61.44%) Entity Framework
3 140 (59.32%) ASP.NET
4 114 (48.31%) HTML
5 112 (47.46%) CSS
6 88 (37.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 86 (36.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 80 (33.90%) AngularJS
9 63 (26.69%) WCF
10 51 (21.61%) jQuery
11 50 (21.19%) HTML5
12 37 (15.68%) CSS3
13 35 (14.83%) LINQ
14 33 (13.98%) .NET Core
15 32 (13.56%) Web Services
16 28 (11.86%) KnockoutJS
17 27 (11.44%) JSON
17 27 (11.44%) XML
18 22 (9.32%) Backbone.js
19 21 (8.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.86%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (10.17%) Mobile App
3 22 (9.32%) Computer Science
4 21 (8.90%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (5.93%) User Experience
7 13 (5.51%) Management Information System
8 10 (4.24%) Graphic Design
8 10 (4.24%) Replication
9 3 (1.27%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.42%) CCTV
10 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.42%) FMCG
10 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.19%) Windows
2 13 (5.51%) Mac OS X
3 8 (3.39%) Android
4 3 (1.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (52.97%) MVC
2 122 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (27.97%) Web Development
4 65 (27.54%) TDD
5 47 (19.92%) Unit Testing
6 41 (17.37%) Software Engineering
7 38 (16.10%) Front End Development
8 35 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (12.71%) SDLC
10 28 (11.86%) CRM
10 28 (11.86%) OO
11 26 (11.02%) Migration
11 26 (11.02%) Scrum
12 24 (10.17%) Integration Testing
13 23 (9.75%) Waterfall
14 21 (8.90%) OOP
14 21 (8.90%) Test Automation
15 20 (8.47%) Analytics
15 20 (8.47%) Microservices
16 19 (8.05%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 211 (89.41%) C#
2 151 (63.98%) JavaScript
3 121 (51.27%) SQL
4 65 (27.54%) T-SQL
5 36 (15.25%) VB.NET
6 19 (8.05%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.24%) VB
8 8 (3.39%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.54%) Java
9 6 (2.54%) Ruby
10 3 (1.27%) C++
10 3 (1.27%) XAML
11 2 (0.85%) C
12 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (10.59%) Degree
2 21 (8.90%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (5.93%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.51%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.42%) MCSD
7 1 (0.42%) MCTS
7 1 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.81%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.69%) QA
4 2 (0.85%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) GDPR
5 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.81%) Docker
3 7 (2.97%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.97%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (2.97%) SCCM
1 7 (2.97%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 79 (33.47%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.59%) Xamarin
3 13 (5.51%) Remedy
4 9 (3.81%) LexisNexis
5 7 (2.97%) IDERA
5 7 (2.97%) VMware
6 6 (2.54%) DevExpress
7 5 (2.12%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.27%) Altova
8 3 (1.27%) Google
8 3 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.85%) Capita
10 1 (0.42%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.42%) Cognos
10 1 (0.42%) Epicor
10 1 (0.42%) Facebook
10 1 (0.42%) OutSystems
10 1 (0.42%) PayPal
10 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.42%) Tableau