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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 45 74 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.16% 22.63% 18.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.96% 86.05% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 57 70
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 86 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 21.35% 26.30% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 67 66 92
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £53,500
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 23 April 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 64 (82.05%) C#
2 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 38 (48.72%) SQL Server
4 36 (46.15%) SQL
5 34 (43.59%) VB.NET
6 27 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 22 (28.21%) HTML
8 21 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 20 (25.64%) CSS
10 16 (20.51%) System Testing
11 15 (19.23%) Oracle
12 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
12 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 13 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
13 12 (15.38%) Degree
14 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
14 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
15 10 (12.82%) Windows
15 10 (12.82%) MVC
15 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (11.54%) Subversion
16 9 (11.54%) Web Development
16 9 (11.54%) WCF
17 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (10.26%) Java
18 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
18 7 (8.97%) Ajax
18 7 (8.97%) Scrum

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) MS Access
7 1 (1.28%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.54%) Subversion
3 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (6.41%) MSTest
5 5 (6.41%) NUnit
6 1 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 3 (3.85%) Advertising
1 3 (3.85%) Marketing
2 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (75.64%) Developer
2 38 (48.72%) .NET Developer
3 18 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 18 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Junior
8 4 (5.13%) Tester
8 4 (5.13%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.13%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Graduate
10 2 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
2 22 (28.21%) HTML
3 20 (25.64%) CSS
4 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 9 (11.54%) WCF
6 7 (8.97%) Ajax
7 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (7.69%) LINQ
8 5 (6.41%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (6.41%) WPF
8 5 (6.41%) Silverlight
9 4 (5.13%) WinForms
9 4 (5.13%) Web Services
9 4 (5.13%) jQuery
10 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (3.85%) XML
11 1 (1.28%) XHTML
11 1 (1.28%) Classic ASP
11 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.28%) Replication
3 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) System Testing
2 13 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
4 10 (12.82%) MVC
4 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.54%) Web Development
6 7 (8.97%) Scrum
7 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.41%) Project Management
9 4 (5.13%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.85%) Change Control
10 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.85%) Business Development
10 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.85%) OOP
10 3 (3.85%) SOA
11 2 (2.56%) ERP
11 2 (2.56%) TDD
11 2 (2.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 64 (82.05%) C#
2 36 (46.15%) SQL
3 34 (43.59%) VB.NET
4 21 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.26%) Java
7 6 (7.69%) VB
8 3 (3.85%) VB6
8 3 (3.85%) C++
8 3 (3.85%) Delphi
9 2 (2.56%) C
10 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.56%) HND
4 1 (1.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) HP
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