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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 303 195 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.29% 15.51% 19.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.51% 46.65% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 255 130 164
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,950 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,350 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
.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
577 418 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.65% 33.25% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 462 278 334
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 22 September 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 467 (79.56%) C#
2 316 (53.83%) ASP.NET
3 254 (43.27%) MVC
4 253 (43.10%) SQL Server
5 241 (41.06%) JavaScript
6 235 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
7 194 (33.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 169 (28.79%) SQL
9 167 (28.45%) Microsoft
10 166 (28.28%) Software Engineering
11 154 (26.24%) HTML
12 147 (25.04%) CSS
13 145 (24.70%) .NET Framework
13 145 (24.70%) jQuery
14 132 (22.49%) Degree
15 103 (17.55%) MS Excel
16 94 (16.01%) Visual Studio
17 92 (15.67%) TDD
18 84 (14.31%) WCF
19 82 (13.97%) Ajax
19 82 (13.97%) Windows
20 78 (13.29%) T-SQL
20 78 (13.29%) NHibernate
21 74 (12.61%) Finance
22 73 (12.44%) OO
23 70 (11.93%) Scrum
23 70 (11.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 62 (10.56%) XML
25 60 (10.22%) Computer Science
26 57 (9.71%) C++

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 56 (9.54%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.41%) CMS
2 20 (3.41%) IIS
3 13 (2.21%) Umbraco
4 12 (2.04%) NServiceBus
5 10 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (1.70%) Node.js
5 10 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.70%) Drupal
6 8 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.02%) Apache
8 5 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.34%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.17%) Alfresco
Applications
1 103 (17.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.70%) MS Office
3 5 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 26 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) Movex
3 1 (0.17%) Line 500
3 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.17%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.85%) SaaS
4 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.90%) Ethernet
2 16 (2.73%) Internet
3 9 (1.53%) Intranet
4 8 (1.36%) HTTP
5 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.34%) VLAN
6 2 (0.34%) VPN
6 2 (0.34%) SAN
6 2 (0.34%) LDAP
6 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.17%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (8.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (2.90%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.19%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.34%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.34%) DB2
10 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.17%) MySQL
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 94 (16.01%) Visual Studio
2 38 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (4.60%) Subversion
4 22 (3.75%) Git (software)
5 12 (2.04%) SpecFlow
6 7 (1.19%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.02%) Selenium
7 6 (1.02%) InstallShield
8 5 (0.85%) JIRA
8 5 (0.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 4 (0.68%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.51%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.51%) NUnit
10 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.51%) Moq
11 2 (0.34%) Hudson
11 2 (0.34%) FishEye
11 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.34%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
General
1 74 (12.61%) Finance
2 23 (3.92%) Law
3 18 (3.07%) Electronics
4 17 (2.90%) Games
5 14 (2.39%) Advertising
6 11 (1.87%) Marketing
7 6 (1.02%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.85%) Banking
8 5 (0.85%) Retail
8 5 (0.85%) French Language
9 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 2 (0.34%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 373 (63.54%) Developer
2 125 (21.29%) .NET Developer
3 121 (20.61%) Software Developer
4 104 (17.72%) Software Engineer
5 85 (14.48%) C# Developer
6 71 (12.10%) Senior Developer
7 70 (11.93%) Programmer
8 49 (8.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 38 (6.47%) Web Developer
10 36 (6.13%) Analyst
11 32 (5.45%) Lead Developer
11 32 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
11 32 (5.45%) .NET Programmer
12 27 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
13 26 (4.43%) Analyst Programmer
13 26 (4.43%) Consultant
14 25 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (3.92%) Junior
15 23 (3.92%) Graduate
16 22 (3.75%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (53.83%) ASP.NET
2 194 (33.05%) ASP.NET MVC
3 154 (26.24%) HTML
4 147 (25.04%) CSS
5 145 (24.70%) .NET Framework
5 145 (24.70%) jQuery
6 84 (14.31%) WCF
7 82 (13.97%) Ajax
8 78 (13.29%) NHibernate
9 70 (11.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 62 (10.56%) XML
11 48 (8.18%) WPF
12 41 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 39 (6.64%) Web Services
14 32 (5.45%) RESTful
15 29 (4.94%) HTML5
16 27 (4.60%) AngularJS
17 24 (4.09%) WinForms
18 22 (3.75%) Qt
19 19 (3.24%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.22%) Computer Science
2 45 (7.67%) Mathematics
3 27 (4.60%) Visualisation
4 25 (4.26%) Cryptography
5 23 (3.92%) Physics
5 23 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.24%) Social Media
6 19 (3.24%) User Experience
6 19 (3.24%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.90%) CUDA
8 16 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.04%) N-Tier
9 12 (2.04%) Mobile Games
10 10 (1.70%) BBC
11 8 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.19%) Open Source
13 5 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (0.85%) E-Learning
14 3 (0.51%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.97%) Windows
2 25 (4.26%) UNIX
3 22 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 18 (3.07%) Linux
5 16 (2.73%) Android
6 5 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (43.27%) MVC
2 235 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (28.28%) Software Engineering
4 92 (15.67%) TDD
5 73 (12.44%) OO
6 70 (11.93%) Scrum
7 53 (9.03%) Mentoring
8 47 (8.01%) Unit Testing
9 43 (7.33%) OOP
9 43 (7.33%) Web Development
10 36 (6.13%) E-Commerce
11 28 (4.77%) Software Architecture
11 28 (4.77%) CRM
12 27 (4.60%) SOA
13 26 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (4.09%) Project Management
15 19 (3.24%) Web Design
15 19 (3.24%) BDD
16 17 (2.90%) Workflow
16 17 (2.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 467 (79.56%) C#
2 241 (41.06%) JavaScript
3 169 (28.79%) SQL
4 78 (13.29%) T-SQL
5 57 (9.71%) C++
6 56 (9.54%) Java
7 48 (8.18%) VB.NET
8 44 (7.50%) C
9 19 (3.24%) Python
10 17 (2.90%) VC++
11 15 (2.56%) Ruby
12 13 (2.21%) Perl
13 12 (2.04%) Fortran
14 10 (1.70%) PHP
14 10 (1.70%) VB
15 9 (1.53%) F#
16 8 (1.36%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.36%) VBA
16 8 (1.36%) Objective-C
17 6 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (22.49%) Degree
2 8 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.19%) ISEB
4 6 (1.02%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.34%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.17%) PhD
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.24%) QA
2 6 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.34%) Docker
2 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.34%) vSphere
2 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.51%) Puppet
1 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.34%) WSUS
3 1 (0.17%) Nagios
3 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 167 (28.45%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.30%) Oracle
3 29 (4.94%) Google
4 21 (3.58%) Twitter
5 12 (2.04%) Facebook
6 10 (1.70%) Yahoo!
6 10 (1.70%) Apple
6 10 (1.70%) Sony
6 10 (1.70%) VMware
7 5 (0.85%) Perforce
7 5 (0.85%) Epicor
7 5 (0.85%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.68%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.51%) Reuters
9 3 (0.51%) Red Gate
10 2 (0.34%) Kony
10 2 (0.34%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.34%) Zend
10 2 (0.34%) Citrix
10 2 (0.34%) Remedy
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