The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 29 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.51% 17.96% 17.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 80.56% 52.38% 70.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 45
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 84 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 19.25% 34.29% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 60 62
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

.NET
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Aberdeen region.

.NET Salary Trend in Aberdeen

.NET
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 44 (83.02%) C#
2 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
3 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
4 19 (35.85%) SQL
5 17 (32.08%) Visual Studio
6 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
7 12 (22.64%) .NET Framework
8 11 (20.75%) MVC
8 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
9 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
10 9 (16.98%) HTML
10 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
10 9 (16.98%) WinForms
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (15.09%) Degree
11 8 (15.09%) WPF
12 7 (13.21%) C++
12 7 (13.21%) MS Office
12 7 (13.21%) CSS
12 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (13.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (11.32%) VB.NET
13 6 (11.32%) Oracle
13 6 (11.32%) Windows
14 5 (9.43%) OO
14 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (9.43%) LINQ
14 5 (9.43%) LINQ to SQL
14 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
14 5 (9.43%) Mentoring

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
3 4 (7.55%) MS Project
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) Doxygen
4 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Maximo
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) GCC
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.30%) C# Developer
4 13 (24.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (18.87%) Software Engineer
6 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
6 9 (16.98%) Senior Developer
6 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
9 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.55%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (7.55%) Programmer
9 4 (7.55%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) C# Programmer
10 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
11 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.77%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
2 12 (22.64%) .NET Framework
3 9 (16.98%) WinForms
3 9 (16.98%) HTML
4 8 (15.09%) WPF
5 7 (13.21%) CSS
5 7 (13.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (9.43%) LINQ to SQL
6 5 (9.43%) LINQ
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.55%) Web Services
7 4 (7.55%) XML
8 3 (5.66%) Ajax
9 2 (3.77%) jQuery
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (3.77%) WCF
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.89%) .NET Compact Framework
10 1 (1.89%) CSS3
10 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) MVC
1 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
2 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.43%) OO
3 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.55%) QMS
4 4 (7.55%) Migration
4 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
5 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.66%) TDD
5 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
5 3 (5.66%) Web Development
5 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.66%) Scrum
5 3 (5.66%) Project Management
5 3 (5.66%) Service Management
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL
5 3 (5.66%) OOP
6 1 (1.89%) UX Design
6 1 (1.89%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) C#
2 19 (35.85%) SQL
3 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.21%) C++
5 6 (11.32%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.55%) C
7 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.77%) VB
8 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.89%) Java
9 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.89%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (1.89%) XAML
9 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) MCSD
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) CITP
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.89%) PMP
4 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) COBIT
1 3 (5.66%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Nintex
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