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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 204 242 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.99% 15.93% 20.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 42.98% 57.29%
Number of salaries quoted 139 182 160
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.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
510 563 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.47% 37.06% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 335 384 268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
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 30 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 316 (73.66%) C#
2 256 (59.67%) ASP.NET
3 208 (48.48%) SQL Server
4 203 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
5 201 (46.85%) JavaScript
6 181 (42.19%) MVC
7 150 (34.97%) SQL
8 147 (34.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 146 (34.03%) jQuery
10 144 (33.57%) .NET Framework
11 139 (32.40%) Microsoft
12 135 (31.47%) Software Engineering
13 131 (30.54%) HTML
14 123 (28.67%) CSS
15 105 (24.48%) Degree
16 97 (22.61%) MS Excel
17 88 (20.51%) NHibernate
18 82 (19.11%) Finance
19 78 (18.18%) Visual Studio
19 78 (18.18%) T-SQL
20 76 (17.72%) Ajax
21 72 (16.78%) TDD
22 63 (14.69%) Windows
23 62 (14.45%) Entity Framework
24 60 (13.99%) WPF
25 57 (13.29%) WCF
26 56 (13.05%) Computer Science
26 56 (13.05%) Unit Testing
26 56 (13.05%) OO
27 51 (11.89%) Oracle

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 42 (9.79%) SharePoint
2 28 (6.53%) IIS
3 17 (3.96%) IBM Notes
3 17 (3.96%) Node.js
4 15 (3.50%) Umbraco
4 15 (3.50%) CMS
5 5 (1.17%) WordPress
5 5 (1.17%) ArcGIS
5 5 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.70%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.70%) Drupal
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.47%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 97 (22.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.86%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.23%) BPCS
3 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.23%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.33%) SaaS
4 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.96%) Ethernet
2 7 (1.63%) HTTP
3 5 (1.17%) Intranet
3 5 (1.17%) Internet
4 2 (0.47%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.90%) MS Access
5 19 (4.43%) NoSQL
6 16 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.80%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.40%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.17%) Ingres
10 5 (1.17%) Informix
11 4 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.93%) MySQL
11 4 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.70%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 78 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 32 (7.46%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.59%) Subversion
4 22 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (3.26%) Selenium
6 9 (2.10%) Appium
7 7 (1.63%) NUnit
8 6 (1.40%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.93%) Moq
10 3 (0.70%) Maven
10 3 (0.70%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.70%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.70%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.70%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.47%) GitLab
11 2 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.47%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.23%) Redmine
General
1 82 (19.11%) Finance
2 18 (4.20%) Electronics
3 12 (2.80%) Banking
4 10 (2.33%) Retail
5 8 (1.86%) Marketing
6 6 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.17%) Back Office
8 4 (0.93%) Advertising
8 4 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.47%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 274 (63.87%) Developer
2 99 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 90 (20.98%) Software Engineer
4 64 (14.92%) Software Developer
4 64 (14.92%) C# Developer
5 29 (6.76%) Web Developer
5 29 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (6.53%) Senior Developer
7 25 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
8 24 (5.59%) Analyst
9 21 (4.90%) Programmer
9 21 (4.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (4.43%) C# Software Developer
10 19 (4.43%) .NET Software Engineer
11 17 (3.96%) AWS Developer
12 14 (3.26%) Software Programmer
13 13 (3.03%) Lead Developer
14 10 (2.33%) Consultant
14 10 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (2.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (59.67%) ASP.NET
2 147 (34.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 146 (34.03%) jQuery
4 144 (33.57%) .NET Framework
5 131 (30.54%) HTML
6 123 (28.67%) CSS
7 88 (20.51%) NHibernate
8 76 (17.72%) Ajax
9 62 (14.45%) Entity Framework
10 60 (13.99%) WPF
11 57 (13.29%) WCF
12 50 (11.66%) XML
13 42 (9.79%) HTML5
14 34 (7.93%) Web Services
15 28 (6.53%) WinForms
16 24 (5.59%) Qt
17 21 (4.90%) RESTful
17 21 (4.90%) AngularJS
18 18 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (4.20%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.05%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.76%) Mathematics
3 24 (5.59%) Cryptography
4 23 (5.36%) Visualisation
4 23 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.96%) CUDA
6 16 (3.73%) User Experience
7 15 (3.50%) N-Tier
8 14 (3.26%) Social Media
9 13 (3.03%) BBC
10 10 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (2.33%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.86%) Physics
12 7 (1.63%) GIS
13 5 (1.17%) Open Source
14 4 (0.93%) iPad
14 4 (0.93%) SWIFT
14 4 (0.93%) Economics
14 4 (0.93%) FMCG
15 3 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (14.69%) Windows
2 23 (5.36%) UNIX
3 15 (3.50%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.03%) Android
4 13 (3.03%) Linux
5 11 (2.56%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.63%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.70%) Solaris
8 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.23%) OS/400
10 1 (0.23%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (42.19%) MVC
3 135 (31.47%) Software Engineering
4 72 (16.78%) TDD
5 56 (13.05%) OO
5 56 (13.05%) Unit Testing
6 42 (9.79%) Web Development
7 39 (9.09%) Scrum
8 34 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (6.99%) Mentoring
10 26 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 26 (6.06%) OOP
11 25 (5.83%) CRM
12 21 (4.90%) Investment Management
12 21 (4.90%) Software Architecture
13 19 (4.43%) Waterfall
13 19 (4.43%) Web Application Development
14 17 (3.96%) 3D Visualisation
14 17 (3.96%) Linear Algebra
14 17 (3.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 316 (73.66%) C#
2 201 (46.85%) JavaScript
3 150 (34.97%) SQL
4 78 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 32 (7.46%) C++
5 32 (7.46%) VB.NET
6 31 (7.23%) Java
7 26 (6.06%) C
8 22 (5.13%) VBA
9 17 (3.96%) VC++
10 13 (3.03%) Ruby
11 12 (2.80%) VB
12 11 (2.56%) PHP
13 10 (2.33%) PL/SQL
13 10 (2.33%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.86%) XPath
15 6 (1.40%) VBScript
16 4 (0.93%) XQuery
17 3 (0.70%) Python
17 3 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 105 (24.48%) Degree
2 9 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.93%) ISEB
4 2 (0.47%) PhD
4 2 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.33%) QA
2 7 (1.63%) SLA
3 4 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.70%) Docker
3 2 (0.47%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (0.93%) Puppet
1 4 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 139 (32.40%) Microsoft
2 51 (11.89%) Oracle
3 17 (3.96%) Lotus
4 14 (3.26%) Google
5 13 (3.03%) Yahoo!
5 13 (3.03%) Apple
5 13 (3.03%) Sony
5 13 (3.03%) Facebook
6 11 (2.56%) Xamarin
6 11 (2.56%) Sybase
7 9 (2.10%) IBM
8 5 (1.17%) Cognos
9 4 (0.93%) Telerik
10 3 (0.70%) Sun
10 3 (0.70%) HP
10 3 (0.70%) Twitter
11 2 (0.47%) Kony
11 2 (0.47%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.47%) F5
11 2 (0.47%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing Ltd
Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing Ltd
Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Generous Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago