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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 283 206 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.88% 16.87% 20.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.54% 48.24% 55.58%
Number of salaries quoted 231 130 177
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £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
560 427 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.36% 34.97% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 406 279 327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £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 August 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 451 (81.41%) C#
2 303 (54.69%) ASP.NET
3 254 (45.85%) SQL Server
4 247 (44.58%) MVC
5 219 (39.53%) JavaScript
6 178 (32.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 165 (29.78%) Microsoft
8 152 (27.44%) HTML
8 152 (27.44%) SQL
9 151 (27.26%) CSS
10 141 (25.45%) Software Engineering
11 123 (22.20%) Degree
12 121 (21.84%) jQuery
13 120 (21.66%) .NET Framework
14 103 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
15 95 (17.15%) MS Excel
16 82 (14.80%) TDD
17 78 (14.08%) WCF
18 77 (13.90%) Visual Studio
19 73 (13.18%) OO
20 68 (12.27%) Windows
21 64 (11.55%) XML
21 64 (11.55%) Scrum
22 63 (11.37%) Finance
23 61 (11.01%) SharePoint
24 60 (10.83%) Ajax
25 57 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
25 57 (10.29%) T-SQL
26 55 (9.93%) Java
26 55 (9.93%) Computer Science

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 61 (11.01%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.33%) IIS
3 22 (3.97%) CMS
4 12 (2.17%) Umbraco
4 12 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (1.62%) Drupal
6 9 (1.62%) NServiceBus
6 9 (1.62%) Node.js
7 8 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.90%) Apache
10 5 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.54%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.36%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
Applications
1 95 (17.15%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.81%) MS Office
3 5 (0.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (4.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.18%) Line 500
3 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) GitHub
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.89%) Internet
1 16 (2.89%) Ethernet
2 8 (1.44%) Intranet
3 5 (0.90%) HTTP
4 4 (0.72%) LDAP
4 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.36%) VLAN
5 2 (0.36%) SAN
5 2 (0.36%) VPN
5 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.18%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (45.85%) SQL Server
2 57 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (9.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.25%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.81%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.90%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.54%) OLAP
14 2 (0.36%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.36%) DB2
14 2 (0.36%) MySQL
14 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 77 (13.90%) Visual Studio
2 39 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (4.51%) Subversion
4 19 (3.43%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.62%) SpecFlow
6 7 (1.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 6 (1.08%) MSBuild
7 6 (1.08%) InstallShield
8 5 (0.90%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.72%) NUnit
10 3 (0.54%) JIRA
11 2 (0.36%) MSTest
11 2 (0.36%) Moq
11 2 (0.36%) Hudson
11 2 (0.36%) FishEye
11 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.36%) Selenium
11 2 (0.36%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.36%) PowerBuilder
General
1 63 (11.37%) Finance
2 20 (3.61%) Games
3 17 (3.07%) Electronics
4 13 (2.35%) Advertising
4 13 (2.35%) Marketing
5 12 (2.17%) Law
6 8 (1.44%) Retail
7 7 (1.26%) Banking
8 6 (1.08%) French Language
8 6 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.90%) Legal
10 4 (0.72%) Automotive
11 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.54%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 357 (64.44%) Developer
2 115 (20.76%) .NET Developer
3 113 (20.40%) Software Developer
4 89 (16.06%) Software Engineer
5 75 (13.54%) Senior Developer
6 72 (13.00%) C# Developer
7 69 (12.45%) Programmer
8 45 (8.12%) Web Developer
9 40 (7.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 32 (5.78%) Analyst
11 30 (5.42%) Consultant
12 28 (5.05%) .NET Programmer
13 23 (4.15%) Analyst Programmer
14 22 (3.97%) Lead Developer
14 22 (3.97%) Graduate
15 21 (3.79%) Senior Software Engineer
15 21 (3.79%) ASP.NET Developer
15 21 (3.79%) Senior Software Developer
16 20 (3.61%) C# Programmer
16 20 (3.61%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (54.69%) ASP.NET
2 178 (32.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 152 (27.44%) HTML
4 151 (27.26%) CSS
5 121 (21.84%) jQuery
6 120 (21.66%) .NET Framework
7 78 (14.08%) WCF
8 64 (11.55%) XML
9 60 (10.83%) Ajax
10 54 (9.75%) NHibernate
11 50 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 47 (8.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 44 (7.94%) Web Services
14 43 (7.76%) WPF
15 38 (6.86%) RESTful
16 35 (6.32%) HTML5
17 28 (5.05%) WinForms
18 23 (4.15%) AngularJS
19 21 (3.79%) Qt
20 18 (3.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.93%) Computer Science
2 42 (7.58%) Mathematics
3 27 (4.87%) Visualisation
4 22 (3.97%) Mobile App
5 21 (3.79%) Physics
6 16 (2.89%) CUDA
7 15 (2.71%) N-Tier
7 15 (2.71%) Social Media
8 13 (2.35%) Mobile Games
8 13 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.62%) BBC
10 8 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.44%) Cryptography
11 7 (1.26%) Open Source
12 5 (0.90%) E-Learning
12 5 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
13 4 (0.72%) iPad
13 4 (0.72%) iPhone
14 3 (0.54%) Economics
14 3 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (12.27%) Windows
2 25 (4.51%) UNIX
3 21 (3.79%) Apple iOS
4 15 (2.71%) Android
5 13 (2.35%) Linux
6 8 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (44.58%) MVC
2 141 (25.45%) Software Engineering
3 103 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (14.80%) TDD
5 73 (13.18%) OO
6 64 (11.55%) Scrum
7 48 (8.66%) Web Development
8 41 (7.40%) Unit Testing
9 40 (7.22%) OOP
10 29 (5.23%) CRM
11 28 (5.05%) Project Management
12 27 (4.87%) Software Architecture
13 26 (4.69%) SOA
14 23 (4.15%) Workflow
15 20 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (3.25%) Multithreading
16 18 (3.25%) Web Design
17 17 (3.07%) E-Commerce
17 17 (3.07%) BDD
18 16 (2.89%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 451 (81.41%) C#
2 219 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 152 (27.44%) SQL
4 57 (10.29%) T-SQL
5 55 (9.93%) Java
6 54 (9.75%) C++
7 53 (9.57%) VB.NET
8 40 (7.22%) C
9 18 (3.25%) Python
10 16 (2.89%) VC++
11 15 (2.71%) VB
12 14 (2.53%) Ruby
13 12 (2.17%) Perl
13 12 (2.17%) Fortran
14 9 (1.62%) PHP
14 9 (1.62%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.62%) F#
15 8 (1.44%) VBA
16 6 (1.08%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 123 (22.20%) Degree
2 10 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.08%) ISEB
4 5 (0.90%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.36%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.07%) QA
2 11 (1.99%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.36%) vSphere
3 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) WSUS
2 1 (0.18%) Nagios
2 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.18%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 165 (29.78%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.22%) Oracle
3 27 (4.87%) Google
4 18 (3.25%) Twitter
5 11 (1.99%) VMware
5 11 (1.99%) Facebook
6 9 (1.62%) Sony
6 9 (1.62%) Apple
6 9 (1.62%) Yahoo!
7 6 (1.08%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.90%) Perforce
8 5 (0.90%) Reuters
9 3 (0.54%) Ektron
10 2 (0.36%) Red Gate
10 2 (0.36%) Zend
10 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.36%) JBoss
10 2 (0.36%) Citrix
10 2 (0.36%) McAfee
11 1 (0.18%) Infragistics
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30800.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Holidays!
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £22500 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago