The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 59 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 53 52 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.20% 4.74% 4.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.56% 12.71% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 57
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £24,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,250 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
619 409 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.33% 37.25% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 438 266 410
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET Framework
Scotland

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Edinburgh region.

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (95.29%) C#
3 72 (84.71%) ASP.NET
4 60 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 60 (70.59%) MVC
5 55 (64.71%) JavaScript
6 49 (57.65%) jQuery
7 46 (54.12%) CSS
8 43 (50.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (49.41%) HTML
10 36 (42.35%) SQL
11 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (37.65%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
14 26 (30.59%) Ajax
15 22 (25.88%) Degree
15 22 (25.88%) SharePoint
15 22 (25.88%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (24.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 21 (24.71%) Windows
17 20 (23.53%) XML
17 20 (23.53%) Visual Studio
18 18 (21.18%) OO
18 18 (21.18%) T-SQL
18 18 (21.18%) JSON
18 18 (21.18%) TDD
18 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 17 (20.00%) NHibernate
19 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
19 17 (20.00%) MS Excel

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (25.88%) SharePoint
2 14 (16.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (12.94%) IIS
4 5 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.18%) Apache
7 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 22 (25.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.53%) MySQL
8 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (37.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 11 (12.94%) NUnit
3 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.59%) MSTest
5 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 5 (5.88%) InstallShield
6 5 (5.88%) Jasmine
6 5 (5.88%) MSBuild
7 4 (4.71%) Mercurial
7 4 (4.71%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (4.71%) Moq
7 4 (4.71%) Subversion
8 3 (3.53%) CruiseControl
9 2 (2.35%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.18%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Law
2 5 (5.88%) Legal
2 5 (5.88%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (83.53%) Developer
2 31 (36.47%) .NET Developer
3 18 (21.18%) Software Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Software Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Web Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Software Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Software Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Senior .NET Architect
10 4 (4.71%) .NET Architect
11 3 (3.53%) Programmer
11 3 (3.53%) .NET Programmer
12 2 (2.35%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (84.71%) ASP.NET
3 49 (57.65%) jQuery
4 46 (54.12%) CSS
5 43 (50.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 42 (49.41%) HTML
7 26 (30.59%) Ajax
8 21 (24.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 20 (23.53%) XML
10 18 (21.18%) JSON
10 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 17 (20.00%) NHibernate
12 16 (18.82%) WCF
13 15 (17.65%) WinForms
14 13 (15.29%) HTML5
15 11 (12.94%) CSS3
16 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 10 (11.76%) XSLT
17 9 (10.59%) RESTful
18 6 (7.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.71%) Health Informatics
3 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.71%) Informatics
4 3 (3.53%) PDA
4 3 (3.53%) Open Source
5 1 (1.18%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) Physics
5 1 (1.18%) RIA
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (70.59%) MVC
2 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.18%) OO
3 18 (21.18%) TDD
4 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (17.65%) Scrum
6 10 (11.76%) Use Case
7 8 (9.41%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.41%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.06%) Web Design
9 6 (7.06%) Workflow
10 5 (5.88%) Practice Management
10 5 (5.88%) Pair Programming
11 4 (4.71%) User Stories
11 4 (4.71%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.71%) SOA
11 4 (4.71%) B2B
11 4 (4.71%) Web Development
12 3 (3.53%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 81 (95.29%) C#
2 55 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 36 (42.35%) SQL
4 18 (21.18%) T-SQL
5 8 (9.41%) VB.NET
5 8 (9.41%) Java
6 7 (8.24%) Python
7 6 (7.06%) XQuery
7 6 (7.06%) VB
8 5 (5.88%) VB6
8 5 (5.88%) VBScript
9 3 (3.53%) Perl
9 3 (3.53%) PHP
10 1 (1.18%) XPath
10 1 (1.18%) Ruby
10 1 (1.18%) VBA
10 1 (1.18%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 22 (25.88%) Degree
2 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) MCTS
3 1 (1.18%) MCP
3 1 (1.18%) MCAD
3 1 (1.18%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) HL7
1 4 (4.71%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle
3 5 (5.88%) VMware
3 5 (5.88%) Reuters
4 1 (1.18%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.18%) Facebook
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