The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 308 246 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.34% 17.42% 17.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 53.20% 50.00% 47.98%
Number of salaries quoted 261 175 153
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £29,200
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
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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
579 492 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.24% 34.84% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 460 338 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

.NET
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

.NET Salary Trend in Edinburgh

.NET
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 441 (78.19%) C#
2 306 (54.26%) ASP.NET
3 248 (43.97%) SQL Server
4 242 (42.91%) MVC
5 238 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
5 238 (42.20%) JavaScript
6 194 (34.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 167 (29.61%) Microsoft
8 160 (28.37%) Software Engineering
9 158 (28.01%) SQL
10 153 (27.13%) .NET Framework
11 139 (24.65%) jQuery
11 139 (24.65%) HTML
12 132 (23.40%) CSS
13 126 (22.34%) Degree
14 107 (18.97%) Visual Studio
15 98 (17.38%) MS Excel
15 98 (17.38%) NHibernate
16 92 (16.31%) TDD
17 87 (15.43%) Finance
18 86 (15.25%) Windows
18 86 (15.25%) Ajax
19 80 (14.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 79 (14.01%) T-SQL
21 78 (13.83%) WCF
22 71 (12.59%) Scrum
23 69 (12.23%) OO
24 65 (11.52%) XML
25 59 (10.46%) Unit Testing
25 59 (10.46%) Computer Science

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 41 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 26 (4.61%) IIS
3 19 (3.37%) CMS
4 15 (2.66%) NServiceBus
5 14 (2.48%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.77%) Node.js
7 9 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.06%) WordPress
9 6 (1.06%) Apache
10 5 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.53%) Drupal
13 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.35%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 98 (17.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.42%) MS Office
3 3 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.89%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Movex
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.18%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 49 (8.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.06%) SaaS
4 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.19%) Internet
2 16 (2.84%) Ethernet
3 9 (1.60%) Intranet
3 9 (1.60%) HTTP
4 3 (0.53%) DNS
4 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.35%) VLAN
5 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.35%) VPN
5 2 (0.35%) SAN
6 1 (0.18%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (43.97%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (3.19%) NoSQL
4 18 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.42%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.35%) DB2
10 1 (0.18%) Informix
10 1 (0.18%) MySQL
10 1 (0.18%) Ingres
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 107 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 34 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (4.61%) Git (software)
4 24 (4.26%) Subversion
5 15 (2.66%) SpecFlow
6 12 (2.13%) Selenium
7 9 (1.60%) Appium
8 7 (1.24%) NUnit
8 7 (1.24%) Moq
9 6 (1.06%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.71%) JIRA
11 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.53%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.53%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.53%) InstallShield
11 3 (0.53%) Xcode
11 3 (0.53%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.35%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.35%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 87 (15.43%) Finance
2 22 (3.90%) Law
3 17 (3.01%) Electronics
4 14 (2.48%) Advertising
5 12 (2.13%) Games
6 7 (1.24%) Banking
7 5 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.71%) French Language
8 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.71%) Retail
9 3 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 350 (62.06%) Developer
2 118 (20.92%) .NET Developer
3 105 (18.62%) Software Developer
4 104 (18.44%) Software Engineer
5 95 (16.84%) C# Developer
6 58 (10.28%) Programmer
7 57 (10.11%) Senior Developer
8 52 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 41 (7.27%) Web Developer
10 38 (6.74%) Analyst
11 36 (6.38%) Lead Developer
12 33 (5.85%) ASP.NET Developer
12 33 (5.85%) .NET Programmer
13 32 (5.67%) Senior Software Engineer
14 27 (4.79%) Analyst Programmer
15 25 (4.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (4.08%) Lead C# Developer
17 20 (3.55%) Consultant
18 19 (3.37%) Lead .NET Developer
19 17 (3.01%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (54.26%) ASP.NET
2 194 (34.40%) ASP.NET MVC
3 153 (27.13%) .NET Framework
4 139 (24.65%) jQuery
4 139 (24.65%) HTML
5 132 (23.40%) CSS
6 98 (17.38%) NHibernate
7 86 (15.25%) Ajax
8 80 (14.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 78 (13.83%) WCF
10 65 (11.52%) XML
11 49 (8.69%) Web Services
12 47 (8.33%) WPF
13 30 (5.32%) RESTful
14 27 (4.79%) AngularJS
15 24 (4.26%) HTML5
16 22 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 21 (3.72%) Castle Windsor
18 18 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (3.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.46%) Computer Science
2 40 (7.09%) Mathematics
3 34 (6.03%) Cryptography
4 26 (4.61%) Visualisation
5 20 (3.55%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.55%) Social Media
5 20 (3.55%) User Experience
6 19 (3.37%) Physics
7 18 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (2.84%) CUDA
10 12 (2.13%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.77%) BBC
11 10 (1.77%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.24%) Mobile Games
12 7 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (1.24%) Open Source
13 6 (1.06%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.71%) iPad
14 4 (0.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 86 (15.25%) Windows
2 26 (4.61%) Linux
3 23 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 22 (3.90%) UNIX
5 17 (3.01%) Android
6 8 (1.42%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.35%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (42.91%) MVC
2 238 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (28.37%) Software Engineering
4 92 (16.31%) TDD
5 71 (12.59%) Scrum
6 69 (12.23%) OO
7 59 (10.46%) Unit Testing
8 48 (8.51%) Mentoring
9 46 (8.16%) Web Development
10 43 (7.62%) E-Commerce
11 37 (6.56%) OOP
12 35 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (4.79%) SOA
14 24 (4.26%) Software Architecture
14 24 (4.26%) CRM
15 23 (4.08%) Project Management
16 20 (3.55%) Waterfall
17 19 (3.37%) iOS Development
17 19 (3.37%) BDD
18 17 (3.01%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 441 (78.19%) C#
2 238 (42.20%) JavaScript
3 158 (28.01%) SQL
4 79 (14.01%) T-SQL
5 52 (9.22%) C++
6 51 (9.04%) Java
7 50 (8.87%) VB.NET
8 39 (6.91%) C
9 17 (3.01%) Python
10 16 (2.84%) VC++
11 15 (2.66%) Ruby
12 14 (2.48%) PHP
13 13 (2.30%) Perl
14 12 (2.13%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.95%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.77%) Fortran
16 10 (1.77%) VB
17 9 (1.60%) VBA
17 9 (1.60%) PL/SQL
18 6 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 126 (22.34%) Degree
2 7 (1.24%) ISEB
3 6 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.35%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.18%) PhD
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.55%) QA
2 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) Docker
2 2 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (0.35%) vSphere
2 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.35%) ISA Server
2 2 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.53%) Puppet
1 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.35%) WSUS
3 1 (0.18%) Nagios
3 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 167 (29.61%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.38%) Oracle
3 29 (5.14%) Google
4 24 (4.26%) Twitter
5 12 (2.13%) Facebook
6 10 (1.77%) Yahoo!
6 10 (1.77%) Sony
6 10 (1.77%) Apple
7 8 (1.42%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.24%) VMware
9 5 (0.89%) IBM
9 5 (0.89%) Epicor
9 5 (0.89%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.89%) Red Gate
10 4 (0.71%) Kony
10 4 (0.71%) Infragistics
10 4 (0.71%) Perforce
11 3 (0.53%) HP
12 2 (0.35%) Remedy
12 2 (0.35%) McAfee
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
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