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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 27 47 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.98% 17.47% 20.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.23% 55.29% 79.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 50
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £28,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
.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
39 85 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.85% 31.60% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 73 63
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 2 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 72 (88.89%) C#
2 53 (65.43%) SQL Server
3 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
4 32 (39.51%) SQL
5 29 (35.80%) ASP.NET
6 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (19.75%) Software Engineering
7 16 (19.75%) Visual Studio
7 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
8 15 (18.52%) .NET Framework
9 14 (17.28%) Degree
9 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (17.28%) WinForms
10 13 (16.05%) HTML
11 12 (14.81%) VB.NET
11 12 (14.81%) SharePoint
11 12 (14.81%) MVC
11 12 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (13.58%) LINQ to SQL
12 11 (13.58%) LINQ
13 10 (12.35%) C++
14 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
14 9 (11.11%) CSS
14 9 (11.11%) Windows
14 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (11.11%) MS Office
14 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (9.88%) Web Services
15 8 (9.88%) XML
15 8 (9.88%) jQuery

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 12 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.11%) MS Office
3 5 (6.17%) MS Project
4 4 (4.94%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.23%) Doxygen
6 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Maximo
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (65.43%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.23%) OLAP
6 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (19.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.23%) GCC
3 1 (1.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 5 (6.17%) Advertising
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 60 (74.07%) Developer
2 31 (38.27%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.99%) C# Developer
4 15 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.64%) SharePoint Developer
8 7 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Programmer
10 5 (6.17%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.94%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) .NET Programmer
11 4 (4.94%) C# Programmer
11 4 (4.94%) .NET Software Developer
12 3 (3.70%) Applications Manager
12 3 (3.70%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.80%) ASP.NET
2 15 (18.52%) .NET Framework
3 14 (17.28%) WinForms
4 13 (16.05%) HTML
5 12 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 11 (13.58%) LINQ to SQL
6 11 (13.58%) LINQ
7 9 (11.11%) CSS
8 8 (9.88%) Web Services
8 8 (9.88%) XML
8 8 (9.88%) jQuery
9 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.94%) Ajax
9 4 (4.94%) WCF
10 3 (3.70%) HTML5
10 3 (3.70%) CSS3
10 3 (3.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (2.47%) WPF
11 2 (2.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) GIS
4 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.23%) Physics
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) SCADA
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) Software Engineering
2 12 (14.81%) MVC
3 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (7.41%) Software Architecture
4 6 (7.41%) Line Management
5 5 (6.17%) OOP
5 5 (6.17%) OO
5 5 (6.17%) CRM
5 5 (6.17%) ERP
5 5 (6.17%) SOA
6 4 (4.94%) ITIL
6 4 (4.94%) Project Management
6 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.94%) Web Development
7 3 (3.70%) Time Management
7 3 (3.70%) QMS
7 3 (3.70%) Service Management
7 3 (3.70%) Quality Management
7 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (88.89%) C#
2 32 (39.51%) SQL
3 12 (14.81%) VB.NET
4 10 (12.35%) C++
5 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.41%) Java
7 5 (6.17%) C
8 4 (4.94%) VB
9 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.70%) MCSD
4 2 (2.47%) CITP
5 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.23%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) PMP
5 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) COBIT
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) Citrix
4 2 (2.47%) ESRI
5 1 (1.23%) Nintex
5 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
Aberdeen
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £90000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Aberdeen
DP Connect
Posted: 16 days ago