Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 117 78
Rank change year-on-year +2 -39 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 211 274 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.49% 2.71% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% 7.06% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 196 266 383
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

.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 2,636 3,879 3,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.07% 38.39% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,211 3,340 3,382
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,775 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +15 71 £39,500 -12.22% 26
Staffordshire +27 58 £39,500 -1.25% 14
Warwickshire +4 26 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Coventry -2 17 £49,000 +22.50% 3
Sutton Coldfield -21 13 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Solihull -4 7 £75,000 +81.82% 5
Shropshire +9 5 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Worcestershire -14 3 £35,000 +16.67% 4
Wolverhampton +3 2 - - 3
Herefordshire -6 2 £52,500 +40.00% 3
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 211 (100.00%) .NET
2 192 (91.00%) C#
3 129 (61.14%) JavaScript
4 122 (57.82%) ASP.NET
5 121 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
6 120 (56.87%) Entity Framework
7 117 (55.45%) SQL
8 113 (53.55%) HTML
9 109 (51.66%) SQL Server
10 106 (50.24%) MVC
11 99 (46.92%) CSS
12 77 (36.49%) Microsoft
13 75 (35.55%) TDD
14 70 (33.18%) AngularJS
15 68 (32.23%) Microsoft Azure
16 67 (31.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 65 (30.81%) ASP.NET MVC
18 58 (27.49%) HTML5
19 53 (25.12%) T-SQL
20 52 (24.64%) Windows
21 51 (24.17%) Visual Studio
22 50 (23.70%) Git (software)
23 47 (22.27%) Web Development
24 46 (21.80%) jQuery
25 43 (20.38%) CSS3
26 41 (19.43%) Team Foundation Server
26 41 (19.43%) Scrum
26 41 (19.43%) .NET Core
27 40 (18.96%) VB.NET
27 40 (18.96%) LINQ

.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 24 (11.37%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.16%) CMS
3 10 (4.74%) Confluence
4 6 (2.84%) IIS
5 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.47%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.47%) Maya
2 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (32.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.06%) Office 365
3 15 (7.11%) PaaS
4 12 (5.69%) IaaS
5 10 (4.74%) npm
5 10 (4.74%) NuGet
6 9 (4.27%) SaaS
7 6 (2.84%) Azure Functions
7 6 (2.84%) Serverless
8 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.84%) Internet
2 3 (1.42%) SSL
3 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.47%) SMS
3 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (51.66%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.22%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (7.11%) MongoDB
5 13 (6.16%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (5.69%) MySQL
7 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (5.21%) SQLite
8 10 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (4.27%) Cosmos DB
9 9 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.84%) Redis
11 4 (1.90%) Power BI
11 4 (1.90%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.95%) Cloud Spanner
13 1 (0.47%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 51 (24.17%) Visual Studio
2 50 (23.70%) Git (software)
3 41 (19.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (9.48%) Visual Studio Team System
5 19 (9.00%) NUnit
6 10 (4.74%) NSubstitute
6 10 (4.74%) Selenium
6 10 (4.74%) Visual Studio Code
7 9 (4.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (4.27%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.79%) JIRA
9 7 (3.32%) ReSharper
10 6 (2.84%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.90%) Moq
12 3 (1.42%) Android Studio
12 3 (1.42%) Subversion
12 3 (1.42%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.95%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.95%) MSTest
General
1 27 (12.80%) Finance
2 14 (6.64%) Legal
3 6 (2.84%) Retail
4 5 (2.37%) Automotive
4 5 (2.37%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.37%) Marketing
5 3 (1.42%) Banking
5 3 (1.42%) Games
5 3 (1.42%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 170 (80.57%) Developer
2 88 (41.71%) .NET Developer
3 59 (27.96%) C# Developer
4 52 (24.64%) Software Developer
5 46 (21.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (17.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (14.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (11.85%) Senior Developer
9 24 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 24 (11.37%) Software Engineer
10 16 (7.58%) Web Developer
11 15 (7.11%) C# Software Developer
11 15 (7.11%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (6.16%) .NET Software Developer
12 13 (6.16%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (5.69%) Azure Developer
13 12 (5.69%) Junior
13 12 (5.69%) Junior Developer
13 12 (5.69%) SQL Developer
14 9 (4.27%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (100.00%) .NET
2 122 (57.82%) ASP.NET
3 120 (56.87%) Entity Framework
4 113 (53.55%) HTML
5 99 (46.92%) CSS
6 70 (33.18%) AngularJS
7 67 (31.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 65 (30.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 58 (27.49%) HTML5
10 46 (21.80%) jQuery
11 43 (20.38%) CSS3
12 41 (19.43%) .NET Core
13 40 (18.96%) LINQ
14 35 (16.59%) WCF
15 33 (15.64%) KnockoutJS
16 26 (12.32%) XML
17 22 (10.43%) Web Services
18 20 (9.48%) RESTful
18 20 (9.48%) WinForms
19 18 (8.53%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.64%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.58%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.74%) CCTV
5 10 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (4.27%) Replication
7 6 (2.84%) Internet of Things
8 5 (2.37%) User Experience
9 3 (1.42%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.42%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.95%) FMCG
11 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.47%) EMV
11 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.47%) Fintech
11 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (24.64%) Windows
2 12 (5.69%) Android
3 10 (4.74%) Windows 10
4 8 (3.79%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.37%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.42%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (50.24%) MVC
3 75 (35.55%) TDD
4 47 (22.27%) Web Development
5 41 (19.43%) Scrum
6 39 (18.48%) Unit Testing
7 33 (15.64%) Software Engineering
8 25 (11.85%) Front End Development
9 23 (10.90%) Microservices
9 23 (10.90%) SOLID
10 22 (10.43%) OOP
11 20 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (9.48%) SDLC
12 19 (9.00%) OO
13 18 (8.53%) BDD
13 18 (8.53%) Integration Testing
14 16 (7.58%) OOD
15 15 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (7.11%) Cross-Platform Development
15 15 (7.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 192 (91.00%) C#
2 129 (61.14%) JavaScript
3 117 (55.45%) SQL
4 53 (25.12%) T-SQL
5 40 (18.96%) VB.NET
6 12 (5.69%) TypeScript
7 11 (5.21%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.32%) VB
9 5 (2.37%) Java
10 4 (1.90%) XAML
11 3 (1.42%) C++
11 3 (1.42%) Ruby
11 3 (1.42%) VB6
12 2 (0.95%) C
12 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.47%) F#
13 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (10.43%) Degree
2 18 (8.53%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (4.74%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.79%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.42%) GDPR
1 3 (1.42%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.95%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (2.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 77 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.90%) Xamarin
3 14 (6.64%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.27%) DevExpress
5 8 (3.79%) Remedy
6 6 (2.84%) BT
7 5 (2.37%) IDERA
7 5 (2.37%) Oracle
8 3 (1.42%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.42%) Cognos
8 3 (1.42%) LexisNexis
8 3 (1.42%) Tableau
9 2 (0.95%) Altova
10 1 (0.47%) Epicor
10 1 (0.47%) Google
10 1 (0.47%) Twitter