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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 9 50 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.79% 18.52% 21.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.94% 67.57% 61.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 37 54
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £34,400 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
17 74 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 29.82% 27.41% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 60 82
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 26 (92.86%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) MVC
4 10 (35.71%) jQuery
5 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
5 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 8 (28.57%) ITIL
6 8 (28.57%) SDLC
6 8 (28.57%) Entity Framework
7 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 7 (25.00%) OOP
7 7 (25.00%) OO
7 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (25.00%) PRINCE
7 7 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
8 6 (21.43%) WinForms
8 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
8 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (17.86%) HTML
10 4 (14.29%) C++
10 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.29%) CSS
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
11 3 (10.71%) C
11 3 (10.71%) SharePoint

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Lync
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
1 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 9 (32.14%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) AWS Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Programmer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) jQuery
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 8 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 6 (21.43%) WinForms
4 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (10.71%) WPF
7 1 (3.57%) WCF
7 1 (3.57%) Ajax
7 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
7 1 (3.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.57%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Physics
3 1 (3.57%) SCADA
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) MVC
3 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) SDLC
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (25.00%) OOP
5 7 (25.00%) OO
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 7 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) Parallel Programming
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) C++
2 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 3 (10.71%) C
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Delphi
4 2 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle