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 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 50 68 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.66% 21.18% 26.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 67.57% 64.15% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 54 67
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £28,100 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,150
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.94%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 106 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.61% 33.02% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 60 77 89
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 23 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 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 82 (86.32%) C#
2 59 (62.11%) SQL Server
3 42 (44.21%) ASP.NET
3 42 (44.21%) Microsoft
4 40 (42.11%) SQL
5 21 (22.11%) HTML
5 21 (22.11%) VB.NET
6 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
7 17 (17.89%) CSS
8 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
9 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (15.79%) Degree
10 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
10 14 (14.74%) SharePoint
11 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (13.68%) MVC
11 13 (13.68%) .NET Framework
12 12 (12.63%) System Testing
12 12 (12.63%) WinForms
13 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio
14 10 (10.53%) Oracle
14 10 (10.53%) C++
14 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (10.53%) jQuery
15 9 (9.47%) LINQ
15 9 (9.47%) Computer Science
15 9 (9.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 9 (9.47%) Java
15 9 (9.47%) Windows
15 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (14.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.16%) IIS
6 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS Office
3 4 (4.21%) InfoPath
4 3 (3.16%) MS Project
5 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (62.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.11%) MS Access
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.32%) Subversion
2 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.11%) MSTest
3 2 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.11%) NUnit
4 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 6 (6.32%) Advertising
2 2 (2.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.05%) Games
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
3 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (76.84%) Developer
2 47 (49.47%) .NET Developer
3 22 (23.16%) C# Developer
4 21 (22.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (12.63%) Software Engineer
5 12 (12.63%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.42%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Junior
9 5 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Programmer
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Support Analyst
11 3 (3.16%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.16%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.21%) ASP.NET
2 21 (22.11%) HTML
3 17 (17.89%) CSS
4 13 (13.68%) .NET Framework
5 12 (12.63%) WinForms
6 10 (10.53%) jQuery
7 9 (9.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (9.47%) LINQ
8 8 (8.42%) Web Services
8 8 (8.42%) LINQ to SQL
9 7 (7.37%) XML
9 7 (7.37%) Ajax
10 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.26%) WCF
12 4 (4.21%) WPF
13 3 (3.16%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 3 (3.16%) HTML5
13 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (3.16%) CSS3
14 2 (2.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.11%) GIS
4 1 (1.05%) Clustering
4 1 (1.05%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.05%) SCADA
4 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.05%) Linux
2 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
2 13 (13.68%) MVC
3 12 (12.63%) System Testing
4 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.37%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (7.37%) Software Architecture
7 6 (6.32%) Web Development
7 6 (6.32%) SOA
8 5 (5.26%) CRM
8 5 (5.26%) ERP
8 5 (5.26%) Project Management
9 4 (4.21%) OO
9 4 (4.21%) OOP
9 4 (4.21%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.16%) Scrum
11 2 (2.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 82 (86.32%) C#
2 40 (42.11%) SQL
3 21 (22.11%) VB.NET
4 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.53%) C++
6 9 (9.47%) Java
7 8 (8.42%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.21%) VB
9 3 (3.16%) C
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.05%) MCITP
3 1 (1.05%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (44.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) Citrix
3 2 (2.11%) ESRI
3 2 (2.11%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
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