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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 176 280 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.21% 18.98% 16.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.63% 51.28% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 123 233 130
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,280 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £50,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
494 546 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.46% 37.02% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 319 412 275
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 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 September 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 235 (69.53%) C#
2 151 (44.67%) ASP.NET
3 149 (44.08%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (43.79%) SQL Server
5 132 (39.05%) MVC
6 128 (37.87%) JavaScript
7 109 (32.25%) HTML
8 104 (30.77%) CSS
9 93 (27.51%) SQL
10 92 (27.22%) Microsoft
11 84 (24.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 82 (24.26%) Software Engineering
13 79 (23.37%) Java
13 79 (23.37%) SDLC
14 77 (22.78%) Degree
15 69 (20.41%) jQuery
16 67 (19.82%) Windows
17 61 (18.05%) .NET Framework
18 59 (17.46%) Finance
19 56 (16.57%) MS Excel
20 55 (16.27%) XML
21 53 (15.68%) TDD
22 50 (14.79%) Visual Studio
23 46 (13.61%) OO
24 45 (13.31%) Oracle
25 41 (12.13%) HTML5
26 38 (11.24%) Web Services
27 36 (10.65%) C++
28 35 (10.36%) WCF
29 34 (10.06%) Computer Science

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 32 (9.47%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.62%) IIS
3 18 (5.33%) CMS
4 11 (3.25%) Apache
4 11 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.66%) Node.js
6 8 (2.37%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.18%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.89%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.89%) SAS
10 2 (0.59%) SilverStripe
10 2 (0.59%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.59%) Drupal
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 56 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.44%) thinkFolio
2 12 (3.55%) Markit EDM
3 8 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.59%) Magento
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.18%) GitHub
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.73%) Ethernet
2 7 (2.07%) SAN
3 6 (1.78%) HTTP
4 5 (1.48%) Internet
5 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.89%) Intranet
7 2 (0.59%) WAN
7 2 (0.59%) DNS
7 2 (0.59%) Firewall
8 1 (0.30%) IPsec
8 1 (0.30%) NAS
8 1 (0.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (43.79%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.10%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (4.73%) MySQL
4 16 (4.73%) MS Access
5 12 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.25%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.37%) DataStage
8 8 (2.37%) JasperReports
9 7 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.18%) Big Data
12 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 50 (14.79%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.40%) Subversion
3 24 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (6.51%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.66%) JUnit
6 8 (2.37%) JMeter
6 8 (2.37%) HttpUnit
7 6 (1.78%) Selenium
7 6 (1.78%) Maven
7 6 (1.78%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.48%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.48%) AccuRev
8 5 (1.48%) Hudson
8 5 (1.48%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.89%) JIRA
9 3 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.59%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.59%) QUnit
10 2 (0.59%) Jasmine
General
1 59 (17.46%) Finance
2 21 (6.21%) Banking
3 16 (4.73%) Electronics
4 14 (4.14%) Retail
5 10 (2.96%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (1.78%) Marketing
7 5 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.59%) Billing
8 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 201 (59.47%) Developer
2 82 (24.26%) .NET Developer
3 39 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 36 (10.65%) Software Developer
5 30 (8.88%) Web Developer
6 28 (8.28%) Senior Developer
7 25 (7.40%) Analyst
8 22 (6.51%) C# Developer
9 17 (5.03%) Graduate
9 17 (5.03%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
10 13 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
11 12 (3.55%) Architect
11 12 (3.55%) Business Analyst
12 11 (3.25%) Technical Specialist
13 10 (2.96%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (2.96%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (2.66%) Junior
14 9 (2.66%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (44.67%) ASP.NET
2 109 (32.25%) HTML
3 104 (30.77%) CSS
4 84 (24.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 69 (20.41%) jQuery
6 61 (18.05%) .NET Framework
7 55 (16.27%) XML
8 41 (12.13%) HTML5
9 38 (11.24%) Web Services
10 35 (10.36%) WCF
11 30 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (8.88%) WinForms
12 29 (8.58%) AngularJS
13 24 (7.10%) WPF
13 24 (7.10%) RESTful
13 24 (7.10%) Ajax
14 22 (6.51%) J2EE
15 18 (5.33%) NHibernate
15 18 (5.33%) CSS3
16 16 (4.73%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.58%) Mathematics
3 20 (5.92%) Visualisation
4 10 (2.96%) Social Media
4 10 (2.96%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (2.66%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.66%) BBC
6 8 (2.37%) Physics
6 8 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.07%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.78%) CUDA
9 5 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.48%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.48%) W3C
10 4 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.89%) EPoS
12 2 (0.59%) GIS
12 2 (0.59%) Economics
12 2 (0.59%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 67 (19.82%) Windows
2 27 (7.99%) Linux
3 20 (5.92%) UNIX
4 16 (4.73%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.44%) Android
6 5 (1.48%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.48%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (44.08%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (39.05%) MVC
3 82 (24.26%) Software Engineering
4 79 (23.37%) SDLC
5 53 (15.68%) TDD
6 46 (13.61%) OO
7 33 (9.76%) Web Development
8 30 (8.88%) Waterfall
9 29 (8.58%) Unit Testing
9 29 (8.58%) OOP
10 25 (7.40%) Change Management
10 25 (7.40%) Web Application Development
11 24 (7.10%) UML
12 22 (6.51%) Scrum
13 18 (5.33%) Software Architecture
13 18 (5.33%) Mentoring
14 17 (5.03%) Business Analysis
15 16 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (4.73%) 3D Visualisation
15 16 (4.73%) Linear Algebra
Programming Languages
1 235 (69.53%) C#
2 128 (37.87%) JavaScript
3 93 (27.51%) SQL
4 79 (23.37%) Java
5 36 (10.65%) C++
6 32 (9.47%) VB.NET
7 30 (8.88%) T-SQL
8 23 (6.80%) Ruby
9 21 (6.21%) C
9 21 (6.21%) PHP
10 16 (4.73%) Perl
10 16 (4.73%) VC++
11 15 (4.44%) PL/SQL
12 13 (3.85%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.96%) Python
14 9 (2.66%) VBA
15 8 (2.37%) VB
15 8 (2.37%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.78%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 77 (22.78%) Degree
2 12 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.30%) PhD
4 1 (0.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.55%) SLA
2 7 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.30%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.30%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.37%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (2.96%) Nagios
2 5 (1.48%) Puppet
2 5 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 92 (27.22%) Microsoft
2 45 (13.31%) Oracle
3 13 (3.85%) IBM
3 13 (3.85%) VMware
4 10 (2.96%) Splunk
4 10 (2.96%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.66%) Facebook
5 9 (2.66%) Apple
5 9 (2.66%) Sony
5 9 (2.66%) Yahoo!
5 9 (2.66%) Google
6 8 (2.37%) Alterian
6 8 (2.37%) Lotus
7 6 (1.78%) F5
8 5 (1.48%) Misys
9 3 (0.89%) SAP
10 2 (0.59%) Adobe
10 2 (0.59%) Telerik
11 1 (0.30%) Charles River
11 1 (0.30%) SolarWinds
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago