The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 50 73 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.32% 22.67% 26.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.73% 72.28% 75.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 66
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 101 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 29.67% 31.37% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 68 75 90
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Scotland

.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 11 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 85 (86.73%) C#
2 61 (62.24%) SQL Server
3 46 (46.94%) SQL
4 45 (45.92%) ASP.NET
5 42 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 26 (26.53%) VB.NET
7 22 (22.45%) HTML
8 19 (19.39%) JavaScript
9 18 (18.37%) CSS
10 17 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (16.33%) System Testing
12 15 (15.31%) Degree
12 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
12 15 (15.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (15.31%) SharePoint
13 14 (14.29%) Oracle
13 14 (14.29%) .NET Framework
14 12 (12.24%) PL/SQL
14 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
14 12 (12.24%) WinForms
15 11 (11.22%) MVC
15 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio
15 11 (11.22%) Risk Analysis
16 10 (10.20%) LINQ
16 10 (10.20%) jQuery
16 10 (10.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 10 (10.20%) C++
17 9 (9.18%) Java
17 9 (9.18%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 15 (15.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (5.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.06%) IIS
6 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) MS Office
2 4 (4.08%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.04%) MS Project
4 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
1 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (62.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (15.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.04%) MS Access
5 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.02%) OLAP
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.16%) Subversion
2 8 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.06%) NUnit
4 3 (3.06%) MSTest
5 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 6 (6.12%) Advertising
2 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.02%) Games
3 1 (1.02%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Electronics
3 1 (1.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 77 (78.57%) Developer
2 51 (52.04%) .NET Developer
3 24 (24.49%) C# Developer
3 24 (24.49%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (12.24%) Software Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Junior
9 5 (5.10%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.06%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Programmer
11 3 (3.06%) Support Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.06%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (45.92%) ASP.NET
2 22 (22.45%) HTML
3 18 (18.37%) CSS
4 14 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 12 (12.24%) WinForms
6 10 (10.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (10.20%) LINQ
6 10 (10.20%) jQuery
7 9 (9.18%) LINQ to SQL
8 8 (8.16%) Web Services
9 7 (7.14%) XML
9 7 (7.14%) Ajax
10 6 (6.12%) WCF
11 5 (5.10%) WPF
11 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.06%) HTML5
12 3 (3.06%) Silverlight
12 3 (3.06%) CSS3
12 3 (3.06%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (1.02%) Replication
4 1 (1.02%) Clustering
4 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.02%) SCADA
4 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.02%) Linux
2 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.33%) System Testing
2 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
3 11 (11.22%) Risk Analysis
3 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (11.22%) MVC
4 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 6 (6.12%) Web Development
6 6 (6.12%) SOA
7 5 (5.10%) CRM
7 5 (5.10%) ERP
8 4 (4.08%) OO
8 4 (4.08%) OOP
8 4 (4.08%) Project Management
8 4 (4.08%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.06%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.06%) Scrum
10 2 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 85 (86.73%) C#
2 46 (46.94%) SQL
3 26 (26.53%) VB.NET
4 19 (19.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.24%) PL/SQL
6 10 (10.20%) C++
7 9 (9.18%) Java
8 4 (4.08%) VB
9 3 (3.06%) C
10 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.02%) MCITP
3 1 (1.02%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (2.04%) Citrix
3 2 (2.04%) ESRI
4 1 (1.02%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.02%) SAP
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