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 31 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 44 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 64 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.34% 3.48% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.09% 9.15% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 30 23
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
577 459 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.09% 38.03% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 400 303 301
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 31 July 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 119 (100.00%) .NET
2 115 (96.64%) C#
3 95 (79.83%) ASP.NET
4 81 (68.07%) SQL Server
5 80 (67.23%) MVC
6 79 (66.39%) JavaScript
7 66 (55.46%) CSS
8 63 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 58 (48.74%) jQuery
10 57 (47.90%) HTML
11 44 (36.97%) SQL
12 41 (34.45%) Ajax
12 41 (34.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 33 (27.73%) NHibernate
15 33 (27.73%) SharePoint
15 33 (27.73%) Microsoft
16 31 (26.05%) Software Engineering
16 31 (26.05%) Team Foundation Server
17 30 (25.21%) TDD
17 30 (25.21%) WCF
18 27 (22.69%) Scrum
18 27 (22.69%) Degree
18 27 (22.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 24 (20.17%) MS Excel
20 23 (19.33%) XML
20 23 (19.33%) Visual Studio
20 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 20 (16.81%) T-SQL

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (27.73%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (5.88%) NServiceBus
4 6 (5.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (5.04%) IIS
5 1 (0.84%) CMS
5 1 (0.84%) Drupal
5 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (20.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) Internet
2 5 (4.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (68.07%) SQL Server
2 34 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (22.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (26.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (19.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 5 (4.20%) InstallShield
5 5 (4.20%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.52%) NUnit
6 3 (2.52%) MSTest
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Law
2 7 (5.88%) Retail
3 5 (4.20%) Legal
3 5 (4.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (67.23%) Developer
2 37 (31.09%) .NET Developer
3 30 (25.21%) Software Developer
4 26 (21.85%) Software Engineer
5 20 (16.81%) C# Developer
6 19 (15.97%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (10.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (10.08%) Programmer
8 12 (10.08%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.40%) Agile .NET Developer
9 10 (8.40%) Analyst
9 10 (8.40%) Analyst Programmer
10 9 (7.56%) .NET Programmer
11 7 (5.88%) .NET Analyst Programmer
12 6 (5.04%) C# Software Developer
13 5 (4.20%) Architect
14 4 (3.36%) Senior Architect
14 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (3.36%) Senior .NET Architect
14 4 (3.36%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (79.83%) ASP.NET
3 66 (55.46%) CSS
4 63 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (48.74%) jQuery
6 57 (47.90%) HTML
7 41 (34.45%) Ajax
7 41 (34.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 33 (27.73%) NHibernate
9 30 (25.21%) WCF
10 23 (19.33%) XML
10 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
11 14 (11.76%) HTML5
11 14 (11.76%) JSON
11 14 (11.76%) Web Services
12 10 (8.40%) RESTful
13 9 (7.56%) WinForms
13 9 (7.56%) CSS3
14 8 (6.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.72%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.20%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.36%) E-Learning
5 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.68%) Open Source
6 2 (1.68%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.68%) Physics
7 1 (0.84%) e-Health
7 1 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.97%) Windows
2 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (67.23%) MVC
2 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (26.05%) Software Engineering
4 30 (25.21%) TDD
5 27 (22.69%) Scrum
6 20 (16.81%) OO
7 18 (15.13%) Web Design
8 15 (12.61%) Use Case
9 12 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.72%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (5.88%) Workflow
11 7 (5.88%) AOP
11 7 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (5.04%) Web Development
13 5 (4.20%) SOA
13 5 (4.20%) Practice Management
13 5 (4.20%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.20%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 115 (96.64%) C#
2 79 (66.39%) JavaScript
3 44 (36.97%) SQL
4 20 (16.81%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.92%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.20%) XQuery
7 4 (3.36%) Java
8 1 (0.84%) Delphi
8 1 (0.84%) PHP
8 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (22.69%) Degree
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.24%) Twitter
3 8 (6.72%) Oracle
4 5 (4.20%) VMware
4 5 (4.20%) Reuters
5 1 (0.84%) Zend
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