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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 49 68 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.01% 21.38% 26.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 70.00% 65.38% 81.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 68
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £28,100 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 104 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.74% 32.70% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 56 75 85
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £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 28 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 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 80 (86.02%) C#
2 59 (63.44%) SQL Server
3 42 (45.16%) Microsoft
4 40 (43.01%) ASP.NET
5 38 (40.86%) SQL
6 21 (22.58%) HTML
7 19 (20.43%) VB.NET
8 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
9 17 (18.28%) CSS
10 16 (17.20%) Software Engineering
11 15 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (16.13%) Degree
12 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
12 14 (15.05%) SharePoint
13 13 (13.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (13.98%) MVC
13 13 (13.98%) .NET Framework
14 12 (12.90%) WinForms
15 11 (11.83%) Visual Studio
16 10 (10.75%) C++
16 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (10.75%) jQuery
16 10 (10.75%) System Testing
17 9 (9.68%) LINQ
17 9 (9.68%) Computer Science
17 9 (9.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 9 (9.68%) Java
17 9 (9.68%) Windows
17 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
18 8 (8.60%) Oracle

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 14 (15.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.30%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.23%) IIS
6 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.45%) MS Office
3 4 (4.30%) InfoPath
4 3 (3.23%) MS Project
5 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (63.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (13.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.15%) MS Access
5 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.08%) OLAP
6 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.45%) Subversion
2 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.15%) NUnit
3 2 (2.15%) MSTest
4 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 6 (6.45%) Advertising
2 2 (2.15%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Electronics
3 1 (1.08%) Games
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (76.34%) Developer
2 45 (48.39%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.51%) C# Developer
4 19 (20.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 12 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.53%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Junior
9 5 (5.38%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Programmer
11 3 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Support Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.01%) ASP.NET
2 21 (22.58%) HTML
3 17 (18.28%) CSS
4 13 (13.98%) .NET Framework
5 12 (12.90%) WinForms
6 10 (10.75%) jQuery
7 9 (9.68%) LINQ
7 9 (9.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (8.60%) Web Services
8 8 (8.60%) LINQ to SQL
9 7 (7.53%) XML
9 7 (7.53%) Ajax
10 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.38%) WCF
12 4 (4.30%) WPF
13 3 (3.23%) HTML5
13 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (3.23%) CSS3
13 3 (3.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 2 (2.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.15%) GIS
4 1 (1.08%) SCADA
4 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.08%) Clustering
4 1 (1.08%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (1.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) Software Engineering
2 13 (13.98%) MVC
3 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.75%) System Testing
4 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.53%) Software Architecture
6 6 (6.45%) SOA
6 6 (6.45%) Web Development
7 5 (5.38%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (5.38%) Project Management
7 5 (5.38%) CRM
7 5 (5.38%) ERP
8 4 (4.30%) OO
8 4 (4.30%) OOP
8 4 (4.30%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.23%) Scrum
10 2 (2.15%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 80 (86.02%) C#
2 38 (40.86%) SQL
3 19 (20.43%) VB.NET
4 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.75%) C++
6 9 (9.68%) Java
7 6 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.30%) VB
9 3 (3.23%) C
10 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Degree
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.08%) MCITP
3 1 (1.08%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle
3 2 (2.15%) Citrix
3 2 (2.15%) SAP
3 2 (2.15%) ESRI
4 1 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
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