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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / West Midlands
Rank 7 6 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 848 1004 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.25% 16.52% 24.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 49.45% 47.92% 63.54%
Number of salaries quoted 785 888 1101
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 £52,000
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 1715 2095 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.91% 34.47% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1834 1715
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +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 23 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 23 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 +2 275 £40,000 - 49
Staffordshire 0 144 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Worcestershire +2 131 £37,500 +31.57% 20
Coventry -1 103 £45,000 +11.11% 16
Warwickshire -5 68 £42,500 +15.64% 12
Solihull +1 49 £42,500 -8.60% 10
Herefordshire +3 33 £40,000 -11.11%
Shropshire -4 26 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Sutton Coldfield -2 9 £36,500 +8.14% 2
Halesowen - 5 £23,000 - 1
Wolverhampton +3 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Walsall +6 2 £39,000 -2.50%
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 - 1
Dudley +1 1 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Brierley Hill -1 1 £50,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 1508 (85.39%) C#
2 1086 (61.49%) ASP.NET
3 940 (53.23%) JavaScript
4 905 (51.25%) SQL Server
5 900 (50.96%) MVC
6 843 (47.73%) HTML
7 821 (46.49%) SQL
8 775 (43.88%) CSS
9 728 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
10 535 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 474 (26.84%) Microsoft
12 412 (23.33%) AngularJS
13 387 (21.91%) jQuery
14 386 (21.86%) Web Development
15 371 (21.01%) TDD
16 362 (20.50%) .NET Framework
17 347 (19.65%) VB.NET
18 308 (17.44%) HTML5
19 248 (14.04%) WCF
20 247 (13.99%) ASP.NET Web API
21 245 (13.87%) Visual Studio
22 242 (13.70%) Web Services
23 233 (13.19%) Entity Framework
24 224 (12.68%) T-SQL
25 209 (11.83%) Scrum
25 209 (11.83%) OO
26 192 (10.87%) Git (software)
27 189 (10.70%) SDLC
28 186 (10.53%) XML
29 179 (10.14%) Degree

.NET
Top Related 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 87 (4.93%) CMS
2 77 (4.36%) SharePoint
3 76 (4.30%) IIS
4 41 (2.32%) Umbraco
5 29 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (0.96%) WordPress
7 12 (0.68%) EPiServer
8 10 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (0.51%) ColdFusion
10 8 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.23%) Apache
13 4 (0.23%) Orchard CMS
13 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.23%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.17%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.11%) OpenEdge
15 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 167 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.74%) 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 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.51%) OpenText MBPM
3 9 (0.51%) OpenText Process Suite
4 8 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.40%) Shopify
6 4 (0.23%) Magento
6 4 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.057%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.057%) JDE World
8 1 (0.057%) OPENHousing
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.057%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 149 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (3.68%) SaaS
3 33 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.30%) Office 365
5 16 (0.91%) GitHub
6 15 (0.85%) PaaS
7 12 (0.68%) IaaS
8 9 (0.51%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.23%) Google Play
10 3 (0.17%) Intacct
11 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.28%) Internet
2 31 (1.76%) HTTP
3 21 (1.19%) Intranet
4 13 (0.74%) SSL
4 13 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.45%) Broadband
6 4 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.17%) Firewall
7 3 (0.17%) RS-232
7 3 (0.17%) SAN
7 3 (0.17%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.11%) LAN
8 2 (0.11%) RS-485
9 1 (0.057%) DHCP
9 1 (0.057%) DNS
9 1 (0.057%) LDAP
9 1 (0.057%) VoIP
9 1 (0.057%) VPN
9 1 (0.057%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 905 (51.25%) SQL Server
2 120 (6.80%) NoSQL
3 114 (6.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 98 (5.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 96 (5.44%) MySQL
6 92 (5.21%) Relational Database
7 70 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 68 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 54 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 39 (2.21%) MongoDB
11 38 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 37 (2.10%) RDBMS
13 25 (1.42%) Big Data
14 24 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
15 18 (1.02%) Riak
16 17 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (0.74%) QlikView
18 11 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
19 10 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 245 (13.87%) Visual Studio
2 192 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 162 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 58 (3.28%) Subversion
5 46 (2.60%) Selenium
6 42 (2.38%) TeamCity
7 34 (1.93%) Jenkins
8 27 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 22 (1.25%) Moq
10 21 (1.19%) MSTest
11 20 (1.13%) MSBuild
12 19 (1.08%) Mercurial
13 18 (1.02%) NUnit
14 16 (0.91%) JIRA
14 16 (0.91%) SpecFlow
15 14 (0.79%) gulp
15 14 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
16 12 (0.68%) WebDriver
17 11 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (0.62%) Grunt
General
1 144 (8.15%) Finance
2 61 (3.45%) Retail
3 51 (2.89%) Marketing
4 33 (1.87%) Advertising
4 33 (1.87%) Automotive
5 28 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 26 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 23 (1.30%) Games
8 20 (1.13%) Electronics
9 17 (0.96%) Banking
10 13 (0.74%) Legal
11 12 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.51%) Law
13 7 (0.40%) 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 1363 (77.18%) Developer
2 834 (47.23%) .NET Developer
3 562 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 399 (22.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 262 (14.84%) Senior Developer
6 260 (14.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 223 (12.63%) Software Developer
8 221 (12.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 172 (9.74%) Web Developer
10 152 (8.61%) Senior .NET Developer
11 140 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 139 (7.87%) SQL Developer
13 106 (6.00%) Junior
14 103 (5.83%) Junior Developer
15 100 (5.66%) Senior C# Developer
16 93 (5.27%) .NET Software Developer
17 88 (4.98%) C# Software Developer
18 87 (4.93%) JavaScript Developer
19 80 (4.53%) .NET Web Developer
19 80 (4.53%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1086 (61.49%) ASP.NET
2 843 (47.73%) HTML
3 775 (43.88%) CSS
4 535 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 412 (23.33%) AngularJS
6 387 (21.91%) jQuery
7 362 (20.50%) .NET Framework
8 308 (17.44%) HTML5
9 248 (14.04%) WCF
10 247 (13.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 242 (13.70%) Web Services
12 233 (13.19%) Entity Framework
13 186 (10.53%) XML
14 173 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 169 (9.57%) CSS3
15 169 (9.57%) KnockoutJS
16 134 (7.59%) WPF
17 129 (7.30%) RESTful
18 116 (6.57%) Ajax
18 116 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 97 (5.49%) Computer Science
2 85 (4.81%) Mobile App
3 60 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
4 58 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (1.98%) iPad
6 34 (1.93%) N-Tier
7 32 (1.81%) User Experience
8 20 (1.13%) Algorithms
9 17 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 16 (0.91%) Social Network
11 15 (0.85%) Fintech
11 15 (0.85%) iPhone
12 13 (0.74%) Blog
13 11 (0.62%) e-Learning
13 11 (0.62%) W3C
14 10 (0.57%) Data Structures
15 9 (0.51%) Life Science
15 9 (0.51%) Public Cloud
16 8 (0.45%) NHS
16 8 (0.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 129 (7.30%) Windows
2 71 (4.02%) Android
3 60 (3.40%) Apple iOS
4 53 (3.00%) Linux
5 16 (0.91%) Unix
6 11 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.34%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 4 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
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
1 900 (50.96%) MVC
2 728 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (21.86%) Web Development
4 371 (21.01%) TDD
5 209 (11.83%) OO
5 209 (11.83%) Scrum
6 189 (10.70%) SDLC
7 177 (10.02%) Software Engineering
8 148 (8.38%) BDD
9 146 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
10 143 (8.10%) E-Commerce
11 141 (7.98%) SOLID
12 138 (7.81%) Mentoring
13 133 (7.53%) SOA
13 133 (7.53%) Web Application Development
14 110 (6.23%) CRM
15 103 (5.83%) OOP
16 87 (4.93%) Unit Testing
17 81 (4.59%) Front End Development
18 69 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1508 (85.39%) C#
2 940 (53.23%) JavaScript
3 821 (46.49%) SQL
4 347 (19.65%) VB.NET
5 224 (12.68%) T-SQL
6 148 (8.38%) Java
7 101 (5.72%) VB
8 87 (4.93%) PHP
9 75 (4.25%) Ruby
10 56 (3.17%) C++
11 52 (2.94%) C
12 42 (2.38%) Python
13 36 (2.04%) TypeScript
14 33 (1.87%) PowerShell
15 25 (1.42%) VB6
16 21 (1.19%) Erlang
17 19 (1.08%) F#
18 18 (1.02%) R
19 12 (0.68%) Go
19 12 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 179 (10.14%) Degree
2 52 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.74%) ISEB
3 13 (0.74%) MCSD
4 8 (0.45%) ISTQB
4 8 (0.45%) PMI Certification
4 8 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.34%) HND
7 5 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.11%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.057%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.30%) 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
5 1 (0.057%) GAMP
5 1 (0.057%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.057%) PMO
5 1 (0.057%) WAI
System Software
1 28 (1.59%) 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 17 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (0.96%) 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
1 474 (26.84%) Microsoft
2 66 (3.74%) Oracle
3 44 (2.49%) Xamarin
4 32 (1.81%) Google
5 28 (1.59%) Telerik
6 18 (1.02%) IBM
7 17 (0.96%) NEC
8 13 (0.74%) Sitecore
9 12 (0.68%) VMware
10 8 (0.45%) Citrix
10 8 (0.45%) Epicor
11 7 (0.40%) OpenText
11 7 (0.40%) Pega
11 7 (0.40%) Progress
12 6 (0.34%) JD Edwards
12 6 (0.34%) PayPal
12 6 (0.34%) SAP
13 5 (0.28%) Infor
13 5 (0.28%) MAPICS
14 4 (0.23%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Home working + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum PLUS pension + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + cracking benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits car allowance, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 2 days ago