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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 10 51 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.87% 17.17% 22.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.50% 61.45% 71.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 39 58
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £31,800 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,500 £45,300
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
16 83 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 30.19% 27.95% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 71 74
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
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 7 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 7 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 35 (94.59%) C#
2 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
3 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) SDLC
4 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
4 11 (29.73%) jQuery
4 11 (29.73%) MVC
4 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
5 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
6 9 (24.32%) Entity Framework
6 9 (24.32%) WinForms
6 9 (24.32%) HTML
7 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
7 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
7 8 (21.62%) CSS
7 8 (21.62%) ITIL
7 8 (21.62%) OO
8 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
8 7 (18.92%) PRINCE
8 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (18.92%) OOP
8 7 (18.92%) Supply Chain Management
9 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) SQL
9 6 (16.22%) C++
10 5 (13.51%) WPF
11 4 (10.81%) QA
11 4 (10.81%) QMS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) Senior Developer
3 11 (29.73%) .NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Software Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Software Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) AWS Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Programmer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) WinForms Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior WPF Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (8.11%) WPF Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior WinForms Developer
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
1 11 (29.73%) jQuery
2 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
3 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) Entity Framework
3 9 (24.32%) WinForms
4 8 (21.62%) CSS
5 5 (13.51%) WPF
6 3 (8.11%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) CSS3
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) WCF
8 1 (2.70%) JSON
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (2.70%) SOAP
8 1 (2.70%) Web Services
8 1 (2.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Physics
3 1 (2.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (35.14%) SDLC
2 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
2 11 (29.73%) MVC
3 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) OO
5 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.92%) PRINCE
5 7 (18.92%) OOP
5 7 (18.92%) Supply Chain Management
6 4 (10.81%) QMS
6 4 (10.81%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) TDD
8 1 (2.70%) Web Design
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C#
2 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.11%) C
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) Delphi
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) SAP