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 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 976 975 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.54% 16.02% 22.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.97% 46.76% 57.96%
Number of salaries quoted 874 834 1099
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,500
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 1993 2085 2072
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 39.91% 34.25% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1745 1766 1887
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.70% +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +6 339 £45,000 +7.78% 44
Coventry +1 157 £40,000 -1.23% 22
Staffordshire -1 130 £37,500 - 26
Worcestershire +4 109 £37,000 +13.84% 16
Warwickshire +1 105 £35,000 -17.64% 17
Shropshire +3 51 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Solihull +8 46 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Herefordshire +6 32 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Sutton Coldfield +4 12 £45,000 +38.46%
Wolverhampton -8 2 £33,000 -13.15% 2
Walsall -10 2 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Dudley +2 1 £41,500 +3.75%
Halesowen - 1 £43,500 -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1497 (85.30%) C#
2 1041 (59.32%) ASP.NET
3 968 (55.16%) JavaScript
4 889 (50.66%) SQL Server
5 876 (49.91%) MVC
6 860 (49.00%) HTML
7 799 (45.53%) SQL
7 799 (45.53%) CSS
8 620 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
9 541 (30.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 519 (29.57%) Microsoft
11 475 (27.07%) AngularJS
12 382 (21.77%) Web Development
13 380 (21.65%) jQuery
14 377 (21.48%) .NET Framework
15 353 (20.11%) TDD
16 330 (18.80%) VB.NET
17 316 (18.01%) ASP.NET Web API
18 289 (16.47%) HTML5
19 241 (13.73%) Visual Studio
20 225 (12.82%) T-SQL
21 224 (12.76%) Entity Framework
22 199 (11.34%) OO
22 199 (11.34%) Degree
23 198 (11.28%) BDD
24 196 (11.17%) WCF
25 190 (10.83%) Git (software)
26 188 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
27 181 (10.31%) CSS3
28 175 (9.97%) SDLC

.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 74 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 68 (3.87%) IIS
3 58 (3.30%) CMS
4 30 (1.71%) Umbraco
5 14 (0.80%) EPiServer
6 12 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (0.63%) WordPress
8 8 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.40%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.17%) Apache
11 3 (0.17%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.17%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.17%) Drupal
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.057%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.23%) Magento
4 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.17%) OpenText Process Suite
4 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.057%) iTrent
6 1 (0.057%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.057%) JDE World
6 1 (0.057%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.057%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.057%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 188 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (4.22%) SaaS
3 33 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.20%) Office 365
5 20 (1.14%) PaaS
6 12 (0.68%) GitHub
7 10 (0.57%) Google Analytics
7 10 (0.57%) IaaS
8 7 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.23%) Force.com
9 4 (0.23%) Google Play
10 3 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.11%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.057%) Intacct
12 1 (0.057%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.62%) Internet
2 16 (0.91%) HTTP
3 15 (0.85%) Intranet
4 14 (0.80%) Broadband
5 11 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.51%) ATM
7 6 (0.34%) Firewall
7 6 (0.34%) SSL
8 5 (0.28%) DNS
9 3 (0.17%) DHCP
9 3 (0.17%) RS-232
10 2 (0.11%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.11%) RS-485
10 2 (0.11%) Skype
10 2 (0.11%) Softphone
10 2 (0.11%) WEP
11 1 (0.057%) VLAN
11 1 (0.057%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.057%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 889 (50.66%) SQL Server
2 155 (8.83%) NoSQL
3 120 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 115 (6.55%) MySQL
5 108 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 102 (5.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 70 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 69 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 68 (3.87%) Relational Database
10 57 (3.25%) SQL Server 2016
11 51 (2.91%) MongoDB
12 44 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 41 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (1.60%) RDBMS
15 25 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
16 24 (1.37%) Power BI
17 20 (1.14%) Riak
18 18 (1.03%) QlikView
19 14 (0.80%) Big Data
20 10 (0.57%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 241 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 190 (10.83%) Git (software)
3 150 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (3.02%) Selenium
5 43 (2.45%) Jenkins
6 40 (2.28%) NUnit
6 40 (2.28%) Subversion
7 37 (2.11%) SpecFlow
8 28 (1.60%) TeamCity
9 27 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
10 18 (1.03%) MSTest
11 17 (0.97%) Moq
12 16 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
13 15 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
14 14 (0.80%) MSBuild
15 13 (0.74%) gulp
15 13 (0.74%) WebDriver
16 12 (0.68%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
17 10 (0.57%) git-flow
18 9 (0.51%) Grunt
General
1 124 (7.07%) Finance
2 92 (5.24%) Retail
3 44 (2.51%) Marketing
4 38 (2.17%) Electronics
5 36 (2.05%) Automotive
6 32 (1.82%) Legal
7 30 (1.71%) Advertising
8 27 (1.54%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.42%) Games
9 25 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.46%) Banking
10 8 (0.46%) Law
11 7 (0.40%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.11%) Publishing
15 1 (0.057%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1424 (81.14%) Developer
2 874 (49.80%) .NET Developer
3 595 (33.90%) C# Developer
4 427 (24.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 299 (17.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 259 (14.76%) Senior Developer
7 249 (14.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 246 (14.02%) Software Developer
9 184 (10.48%) Web Developer
10 183 (10.43%) SQL Developer
11 155 (8.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 136 (7.75%) Senior .NET Developer
13 113 (6.44%) .NET Software Developer
14 111 (6.32%) Junior
15 110 (6.27%) C# Software Developer
16 109 (6.21%) .NET Web Developer
16 109 (6.21%) Junior Developer
17 96 (5.47%) Senior C# Developer
18 90 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
19 89 (5.07%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1041 (59.32%) ASP.NET
2 860 (49.00%) HTML
3 799 (45.53%) CSS
4 541 (30.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 475 (27.07%) AngularJS
6 380 (21.65%) jQuery
7 377 (21.48%) .NET Framework
8 316 (18.01%) ASP.NET Web API
9 289 (16.47%) HTML5
10 224 (12.76%) Entity Framework
11 196 (11.17%) WCF
12 181 (10.31%) CSS3
13 172 (9.80%) KnockoutJS
14 171 (9.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 168 (9.57%) Web Services
16 138 (7.86%) WPF
17 136 (7.75%) RESTful
18 130 (7.41%) Node.js
19 127 (7.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 120 (6.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 124 (7.07%) Greenfield Project
2 94 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 90 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 71 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (2.22%) User Experience
7 29 (1.65%) N-Tier
8 26 (1.48%) Fintech
9 18 (1.03%) iPad
10 15 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 14 (0.80%) Blog
12 13 (0.74%) Social Network
13 12 (0.68%) iPhone
13 12 (0.68%) Replication
14 11 (0.63%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.51%) Life Science
16 8 (0.46%) Animation
16 8 (0.46%) e-Learning
16 8 (0.46%) Public Cloud
16 8 (0.46%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 148 (8.43%) Windows
2 82 (4.67%) Android
3 66 (3.76%) Apple iOS
4 45 (2.56%) Linux
5 24 (1.37%) Unix
6 20 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (0.34%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.057%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 876 (49.91%) MVC
2 620 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
3 382 (21.77%) Web Development
4 353 (20.11%) TDD
5 199 (11.34%) OO
6 198 (11.28%) BDD
7 175 (9.97%) SDLC
8 152 (8.66%) Web Application Development
9 150 (8.55%) Software Engineering
10 149 (8.49%) Scrum
11 141 (8.03%) E-Commerce
12 140 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
13 113 (6.44%) Mentoring
14 106 (6.04%) Test Automation
15 104 (5.93%) SOLID
16 103 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
17 101 (5.75%) Unit Testing
18 91 (5.19%) OOP
19 83 (4.73%) Microservices
20 70 (3.99%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1497 (85.30%) C#
2 968 (55.16%) JavaScript
3 799 (45.53%) SQL
4 330 (18.80%) VB.NET
5 225 (12.82%) T-SQL
6 147 (8.38%) Java
7 109 (6.21%) VB
8 90 (5.13%) Ruby
9 67 (3.82%) PHP
10 61 (3.48%) C++
11 52 (2.96%) C
11 52 (2.96%) TypeScript
12 46 (2.62%) Python
13 26 (1.48%) VB6
14 25 (1.42%) PowerShell
15 19 (1.08%) F#
16 15 (0.85%) XAML
17 13 (0.74%) Erlang
17 13 (0.74%) R
18 12 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 199 (11.34%) Degree
2 53 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.74%) ISEB
3 13 (0.74%) Mathematical Degree
3 13 (0.74%) MCSD
4 7 (0.40%) HND
4 7 (0.40%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.28%) GNVQ
5 5 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.28%) Master's Degree
5 5 (0.28%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.23%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.17%) MCPD
7 3 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.11%) CCNA
8 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.057%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.057%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.82%) QA
2 7 (0.40%) SLA
3 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.11%) COBIT
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.11%) PMO
6 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.057%) GAMP
6 1 (0.057%) MISRA
6 1 (0.057%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 15 (0.85%) Docker
2 11 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.057%) Firmware
4 1 (0.057%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (0.63%) Puppet
2 5 (0.28%) Ansible
2 5 (0.28%) Terraform
3 3 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (0.17%) Kibana
3 3 (0.17%) SCOM
3 3 (0.17%) WSUS
4 1 (0.057%) cPanel
4 1 (0.057%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.057%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.057%) SCCM
Vendors
1 519 (29.57%) Microsoft
2 81 (4.62%) Xamarin
3 61 (3.48%) Oracle
4 28 (1.60%) Google
5 24 (1.37%) Sitecore
6 16 (0.91%) IBM
7 13 (0.74%) Telerik
8 12 (0.68%) Tableau
9 11 (0.63%) NEC
10 7 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.34%) Epicor
11 6 (0.34%) SAP
12 5 (0.28%) iManage
12 5 (0.28%) Infor
12 5 (0.28%) MAPICS
12 5 (0.28%) Progress
13 3 (0.17%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (0.17%) Cisco
13 3 (0.17%) OpenText
13 3 (0.17%) Pega
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefitd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + free parking, flexi working
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + bonus + work from home
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 8 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £43600 - £49500 per annum + (DOE) Pens, 5w hols, DIS
Posted: Yesterday
Evesham, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brierley Hill, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago