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

Microsoft .NET Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 69 77
Rank change year-on-year -31 +8 -19
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 286 399 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.90% 3.86% 3.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.97% 10.73% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 252 357 345
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

.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 3,589 3,720 3,702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 36.40% 35.97% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,959 3,240 3,273
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.37% +3.11%

.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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Warwickshire +28 70 £38,250 +15.91% 6
Staffordshire +2 51 £40,000 +3.23% 9
Coventry -25 46 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Birmingham -67 31 £45,000 +11.80% 9
Worcestershire +1 30 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Solihull -1 27 £30,000 -25.47% 1
Wolverhampton -8 10 - - 3
Herefordshire +4 5 £37,000 -12.94% 1
Sutton Coldfield -1 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Walsall -1 2 £27,500 -42.11%
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 286 (100.00%) .NET
2 253 (88.46%) C#
3 210 (73.43%) MVC
3 210 (73.43%) Entity Framework
4 209 (73.08%) ASP.NET
5 175 (61.19%) JavaScript
6 153 (53.50%) SQL Server
7 150 (52.45%) HTML
8 146 (51.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 144 (50.35%) SQL
10 141 (49.30%) CSS
11 133 (46.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 121 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
13 116 (40.56%) jQuery
14 112 (39.16%) Web Development
15 111 (38.81%) Microsoft
16 103 (36.01%) AngularJS
17 69 (24.13%) Visual Studio
18 68 (23.78%) Microsoft Azure
19 65 (22.73%) WCF
20 59 (20.63%) Git (software)
21 52 (18.18%) TDD
22 49 (17.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 45 (15.73%) Software Engineering
24 44 (15.38%) Scrum
25 42 (14.69%) Web Services
26 40 (13.99%) SDLC
27 39 (13.64%) HTML5
28 38 (13.29%) Degree
29 37 (12.94%) Windows

.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 35 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 25 (8.74%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (7.34%) CMS
4 14 (4.90%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.75%) IIS
6 4 (1.40%) Sonic ESB
6 4 (1.40%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.05%) Confluence
8 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.70%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.35%) Apache
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (2.80%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (9.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (23.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (12.59%) PaaS
3 31 (10.84%) IaaS
4 26 (9.09%) Office 365
5 17 (5.94%) SaaS
6 15 (5.24%) Serverless
7 1 (0.35%) GitHub
7 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.15%) Intranet
2 8 (2.80%) Broadband
2 8 (2.80%) Firewall
3 7 (2.45%) Internet
4 6 (2.10%) Hyperconnected
5 5 (1.75%) Extranet
6 2 (0.70%) HTTP
6 2 (0.70%) SMS
7 1 (0.35%) VPN
7 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (53.50%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.19%) NoSQL
3 23 (8.04%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.15%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.15%) MySQL
5 9 (3.15%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.45%) Cosmos DB
6 7 (2.45%) Data Lake
6 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.40%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.35%) GIS
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (24.13%) Visual Studio
2 59 (20.63%) Git (software)
3 29 (10.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 21 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (4.20%) Android Studio
6 10 (3.50%) NUnit
7 8 (2.80%) MSI
7 8 (2.80%) Selenium
8 7 (2.45%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.45%) MSTest
9 6 (2.10%) Moq
9 6 (2.10%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (2.10%) Subversion
9 6 (2.10%) WiX
10 5 (1.75%) JIRA
10 5 (1.75%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.70%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.70%) NuGet
12 2 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (11.89%) Marketing
2 30 (10.49%) Finance
3 8 (2.80%) Music Industry
4 5 (1.75%) Legal
4 5 (1.75%) Retail
5 4 (1.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 253 (88.46%) Developer
2 155 (54.20%) .NET Developer
3 84 (29.37%) C# Developer
4 63 (22.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (20.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 55 (19.23%) Software Developer
7 51 (17.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 38 (13.29%) Web Developer
9 29 (10.14%) .NET Software Developer
10 26 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 25 (8.74%) .NET Web Developer
12 24 (8.39%) Lead Developer
12 24 (8.39%) Senior Developer
13 21 (7.34%) C# Software Developer
14 20 (6.99%) Lead .NET Developer
15 17 (5.94%) Junior
15 17 (5.94%) Junior Developer
16 16 (5.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 14 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
17 14 (4.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (100.00%) .NET
2 210 (73.43%) Entity Framework
3 209 (73.08%) ASP.NET
4 150 (52.45%) HTML
5 146 (51.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 141 (49.30%) CSS
7 133 (46.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 116 (40.56%) jQuery
9 103 (36.01%) AngularJS
10 65 (22.73%) WCF
11 49 (17.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (14.69%) Web Services
13 39 (13.64%) HTML5
14 36 (12.59%) KnockoutJS
14 36 (12.59%) Node.js
15 28 (9.79%) WPF
16 23 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 22 (7.69%) RESTful
18 20 (6.99%) Angular 2
18 20 (6.99%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.74%) Mobile App
2 20 (6.99%) User Experience
3 15 (5.24%) Graphic Design
4 13 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.50%) iPad
8 5 (1.75%) Fintech
9 4 (1.40%) Replication
10 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.70%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.35%) New Media
12 1 (0.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.94%) Windows
2 16 (5.59%) Android
3 3 (1.05%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.70%) Linux
4 2 (0.70%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (73.43%) MVC
2 121 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (39.16%) Web Development
4 52 (18.18%) TDD
5 45 (15.73%) Software Engineering
6 44 (15.38%) Scrum
7 40 (13.99%) SDLC
8 35 (12.24%) Analytics
9 30 (10.49%) CRM
9 30 (10.49%) Migration
10 27 (9.44%) BDD
10 27 (9.44%) OO
11 25 (8.74%) Web Application Development
12 21 (7.34%) OOP
13 19 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (6.64%) Dependency Injection
13 19 (6.64%) E-Commerce
13 19 (6.64%) Test Automation
14 18 (6.29%) Waterfall
15 17 (5.94%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 253 (88.46%) C#
2 175 (61.19%) JavaScript
3 144 (50.35%) SQL
4 35 (12.24%) T-SQL
5 28 (9.79%) Ruby
6 23 (8.04%) PowerShell
7 21 (7.34%) TypeScript
8 20 (6.99%) VB.NET
9 16 (5.59%) Java
10 12 (4.20%) PHP
10 12 (4.20%) Python
11 11 (3.85%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.15%) VB
13 4 (1.40%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.05%) F#
14 3 (1.05%) R
14 3 (1.05%) XAML
15 1 (0.35%) C++
15 1 (0.35%) Perl
15 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (13.29%) Degree
2 6 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.05%) MCSD
5 3 (1.05%) MCTS
6 2 (0.70%) GNVQ
6 2 (0.70%) HND
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.80%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) SLA
3 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.10%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.10%) SCCM
1 6 (2.10%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 111 (38.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.24%) Xamarin
3 12 (4.20%) Sitecore
4 9 (3.15%) Google
4 9 (3.15%) Telerik
5 8 (2.80%) Adobe
5 8 (2.80%) Capita
6 7 (2.45%) Oracle
7 6 (2.10%) VMware
8 4 (1.40%) IDERA
9 3 (1.05%) Reuters
10 2 (0.70%) Twitter
11 1 (0.35%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.35%) New Relic
11 1 (0.35%) Stackify