The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 888 1028 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.49% 16.68% 24.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.39% 47.90% 62.54%
Number of salaries quoted 819 904 1121
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1798 2146 1978
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.43% 34.82% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1876 1776
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the West Midlands

.NET
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for .NET in the West Midlands

.NET
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in the West Midlands

.NET
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 294 £40,000 - 43
Staffordshire 0 139 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Worcestershire +1 133 £37,000 +26.49% 17
Coventry -1 113 £45,000 +11.11% 13
Warwickshire -5 77 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Solihull +2 52 £42,500 -13.26% 5
Herefordshire +4 35 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Shropshire -7 27 £38,813 +19.42% 4
Sutton Coldfield -1 9 £36,500 +8.14% 2
Halesowen - 5 £23,000 -
Wolverhampton +2 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Walsall +3 3 £39,000 -2.50%
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Dudley +1 1 £41,500 +18.57%
Brierley Hill -1 1 £50,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for .NET.

1 1498 (85.26%) C#
2 1085 (61.75%) ASP.NET
3 941 (53.56%) JavaScript
4 897 (51.05%) MVC
5 889 (50.60%) SQL Server
6 845 (48.09%) HTML
7 817 (46.50%) SQL
8 777 (44.22%) CSS
9 715 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
10 530 (30.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 462 (26.29%) Microsoft
12 415 (23.62%) AngularJS
13 388 (22.08%) Web Development
14 382 (21.74%) jQuery
15 364 (20.72%) TDD
16 360 (20.49%) .NET Framework
17 346 (19.69%) VB.NET
18 309 (17.59%) HTML5
19 249 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
20 244 (13.89%) Visual Studio
21 236 (13.43%) WCF
22 230 (13.09%) Web Services
23 227 (12.92%) Entity Framework
24 222 (12.64%) T-SQL
25 204 (11.61%) OO
26 198 (11.27%) Scrum
27 196 (11.16%) Git (software)
28 186 (10.59%) SDLC
29 178 (10.13%) XML
30 174 (9.90%) Degree

.NET
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 82 (4.67%) CMS
2 75 (4.27%) IIS
2 75 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 38 (2.16%) Umbraco
4 28 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (0.97%) WordPress
6 12 (0.68%) EPiServer
7 9 (0.51%) ColdFusion
7 9 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.23%) Apache
11 4 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.17%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.17%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.11%) Jetty
Applications
1 166 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.68%) MS Office
3 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.057%) Blender
5 1 (0.057%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.057%) MS Project
5 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 73 (4.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.46%) OpenText MBPM
3 8 (0.46%) OpenText Process Suite
4 7 (0.40%) Shopify
5 4 (0.23%) Magento
5 4 (0.23%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.057%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.057%) JDE World
7 1 (0.057%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 148 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (3.76%) SaaS
3 36 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (1.37%) Office 365
5 17 (0.97%) PaaS
6 15 (0.85%) GitHub
7 13 (0.74%) IaaS
8 9 (0.51%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.23%) Google Play
10 3 (0.17%) Intacct
11 1 (0.057%) Force.com
11 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.13%) Internet
2 31 (1.76%) HTTP
3 18 (1.02%) Intranet
4 12 (0.68%) SSL
4 12 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.51%) Broadband
6 4 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.17%) Firewall
7 3 (0.17%) RS-232
7 3 (0.17%) SAN
8 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.11%) LAN
8 2 (0.11%) RS-485
8 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.057%) DHCP
9 1 (0.057%) LDAP
9 1 (0.057%) VLAN
9 1 (0.057%) VoIP
9 1 (0.057%) VPN
9 1 (0.057%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 889 (50.60%) SQL Server
2 122 (6.94%) NoSQL
3 113 (6.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 98 (5.58%) MySQL
4 98 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 89 (5.07%) Relational Database
6 70 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 68 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 50 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 41 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (2.16%) RDBMS
11 28 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
12 25 (1.42%) Big Data
13 24 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (1.02%) Riak
15 15 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (0.74%) QlikView
17 11 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
18 10 (0.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 244 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 196 (11.16%) Git (software)
3 161 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 52 (2.96%) Subversion
5 46 (2.62%) Selenium
6 40 (2.28%) TeamCity
7 33 (1.88%) Jenkins
8 27 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 23 (1.31%) Moq
10 22 (1.25%) MSTest
11 20 (1.14%) MSBuild
11 20 (1.14%) NUnit
12 19 (1.08%) Mercurial
13 15 (0.85%) JIRA
13 15 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
14 14 (0.80%) gulp
14 14 (0.80%) SpecFlow
15 12 (0.68%) WebDriver
16 11 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (0.63%) Grunt
General
1 140 (7.97%) Finance
2 61 (3.47%) Retail
3 51 (2.90%) Marketing
4 35 (1.99%) Automotive
5 33 (1.88%) Advertising
6 28 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.25%) Games
9 20 (1.14%) Electronics
10 17 (0.97%) Banking
11 14 (0.80%) Legal
12 11 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.34%) Law
13 6 (0.34%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.28%) Publishing
15 4 (0.23%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.057%) Back Office
16 1 (0.057%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1354 (77.06%) Developer
2 832 (47.35%) .NET Developer
3 559 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 397 (22.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 264 (15.03%) ASP.NET Developer
6 259 (14.74%) Senior Developer
7 226 (12.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 224 (12.75%) Software Developer
9 178 (10.13%) Web Developer
10 151 (8.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 143 (8.14%) SQL Developer
12 139 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 107 (6.09%) Junior
14 104 (5.92%) Junior Developer
15 98 (5.58%) Senior C# Developer
16 95 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
17 89 (5.07%) .NET Web Developer
17 89 (5.07%) C# Software Developer
18 84 (4.78%) JavaScript Developer
19 81 (4.61%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1085 (61.75%) ASP.NET
2 845 (48.09%) HTML
3 777 (44.22%) CSS
4 530 (30.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 415 (23.62%) AngularJS
6 382 (21.74%) jQuery
7 360 (20.49%) .NET Framework
8 309 (17.59%) HTML5
9 249 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 236 (13.43%) WCF
11 230 (13.09%) Web Services
12 227 (12.92%) Entity Framework
13 178 (10.13%) XML
14 173 (9.85%) CSS3
15 170 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 167 (9.50%) KnockoutJS
17 137 (7.80%) WPF
18 129 (7.34%) RESTful
19 115 (6.55%) Ajax
20 114 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 94 (5.35%) Computer Science
2 83 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 58 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (1.94%) N-Tier
5 33 (1.88%) User Experience
6 32 (1.82%) iPad
7 19 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 17 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 16 (0.91%) Fintech
9 16 (0.91%) Social Network
10 15 (0.85%) iPhone
11 13 (0.74%) Blog
12 12 (0.68%) Public Cloud
13 11 (0.63%) e-Learning
13 11 (0.63%) W3C
14 9 (0.51%) Data Structures
14 9 (0.51%) Life Science
15 8 (0.46%) Animation
16 7 (0.40%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 131 (7.46%) Windows
2 71 (4.04%) Android
3 59 (3.36%) Apple iOS
4 55 (3.13%) Linux
5 18 (1.02%) Unix
6 12 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.34%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.057%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 897 (51.05%) MVC
2 715 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
3 388 (22.08%) Web Development
4 364 (20.72%) TDD
5 204 (11.61%) OO
6 198 (11.27%) Scrum
7 186 (10.59%) SDLC
8 172 (9.79%) Software Engineering
9 149 (8.48%) BDD
10 143 (8.14%) E-Commerce
11 140 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
12 135 (7.68%) SOLID
13 133 (7.57%) Mentoring
13 133 (7.57%) Web Application Development
14 122 (6.94%) SOA
15 105 (5.98%) CRM
16 102 (5.81%) OOP
17 84 (4.78%) Unit Testing
18 83 (4.72%) Front End Development
19 72 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1498 (85.26%) C#
2 941 (53.56%) JavaScript
3 817 (46.50%) SQL
4 346 (19.69%) VB.NET
5 222 (12.64%) T-SQL
6 145 (8.25%) Java
7 101 (5.75%) VB
8 88 (5.01%) PHP
9 76 (4.33%) Ruby
10 57 (3.24%) C++
11 50 (2.85%) C
12 43 (2.45%) Python
13 38 (2.16%) TypeScript
14 34 (1.94%) PowerShell
15 23 (1.31%) VB6
16 20 (1.14%) Erlang
17 19 (1.08%) R
18 18 (1.02%) F#
19 12 (0.68%) XAML
20 11 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 174 (9.90%) Degree
2 56 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.74%) ISEB
3 13 (0.74%) MCSD
4 9 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.34%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.28%) HND
7 5 (0.28%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.11%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.057%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.15%) QA
2 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.23%) SDET
2 4 (0.23%) SLA
3 3 (0.17%) MISRA
4 2 (0.11%) COBIT
4 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.11%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.11%) PMO
5 1 (0.057%) GAMP
5 1 (0.057%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.057%) WAI
System Software
1 30 (1.71%) Docker
2 10 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.057%) Firmware
4 1 (0.057%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.057%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.057%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (1.02%) Puppet
2 5 (0.28%) Ansible
2 5 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (0.28%) Kibana
2 5 (0.28%) Terraform
2 5 (0.28%) WSUS
3 3 (0.17%) Nagios
4 1 (0.057%) cPanel
4 1 (0.057%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.057%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.057%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.057%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.057%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.057%) SCCM
4 1 (0.057%) Simpana
Vendors
1 462 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 59 (3.36%) Oracle
3 47 (2.68%) Xamarin
4 32 (1.82%) Google
5 28 (1.59%) Telerik
6 17 (0.97%) NEC
7 16 (0.91%) IBM
8 12 (0.68%) VMware
9 11 (0.63%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.46%) Citrix
10 8 (0.46%) Epicor
11 7 (0.40%) OpenText
11 7 (0.40%) Pega
11 7 (0.40%) Progress
12 6 (0.34%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.28%) Infor
13 5 (0.28%) MAPICS
13 5 (0.28%) SAP
14 4 (0.23%) PayPal
14 4 (0.23%) SolarWinds
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + cracking benefits package!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IGI Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £46,000 per annum plus bonus and pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Crunchposter
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits inc Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 65k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Nimbus Property Technologies
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum £5k bonus, pension, healthcare and more!
Posted: Yesterday