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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 201 211 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.26% 14.90% 18.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.36% 39.59% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 145 155 157
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
498 533 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.81% 37.64% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 343 350 280
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

.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 5 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 354 (73.90%) C#
2 287 (59.92%) ASP.NET
3 230 (48.02%) SQL Server
4 229 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
5 220 (45.93%) JavaScript
6 198 (41.34%) MVC
7 178 (37.16%) SQL
8 164 (34.24%) .NET Framework
8 164 (34.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 163 (34.03%) jQuery
10 151 (31.52%) Microsoft
11 146 (30.48%) Software Engineering
12 134 (27.97%) HTML
13 127 (26.51%) CSS
14 119 (24.84%) Degree
15 106 (22.13%) NHibernate
16 104 (21.71%) MS Excel
17 93 (19.42%) T-SQL
18 89 (18.58%) Visual Studio
18 89 (18.58%) Ajax
19 87 (18.16%) Finance
20 79 (16.49%) TDD
21 77 (16.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 73 (15.24%) Windows
23 67 (13.99%) Unit Testing
24 65 (13.57%) WCF
24 65 (13.57%) OO
25 60 (12.53%) Computer Science
26 59 (12.32%) WPF
27 51 (10.65%) XML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 40 (8.35%) SharePoint
2 29 (6.05%) IIS
3 18 (3.76%) Node.js
4 16 (3.34%) Umbraco
5 15 (3.13%) CMS
6 14 (2.92%) IBM Notes
7 6 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.25%) WordPress
8 5 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.84%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.84%) Drupal
9 4 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.63%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.63%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 104 (21.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.67%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.63%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 48 (10.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (7.31%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (2.92%) SaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.55%) Ethernet
2 12 (2.51%) HTTP
3 11 (2.30%) Internet
4 4 (0.84%) Intranet
5 3 (0.63%) DNS
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (48.02%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (5.85%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.38%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.13%) MS Access
6 14 (2.92%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.04%) Ingres
9 5 (1.04%) Informix
9 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.84%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.84%) MySQL
11 3 (0.63%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.42%) Big Data
12 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 89 (18.58%) Visual Studio
2 33 (6.89%) Git (software)
3 25 (5.22%) Subversion
4 22 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (3.55%) Selenium
6 12 (2.51%) Appium
7 10 (2.09%) NUnit
8 7 (1.46%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.46%) Moq
9 5 (1.04%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.84%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.84%) InstallShield
10 4 (0.84%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.63%) Maven
11 3 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (0.63%) JIRA
12 2 (0.42%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.42%) GitLab
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.42%) Bugzilla
General
1 87 (18.16%) Finance
2 18 (3.76%) Electronics
3 7 (1.46%) Law
3 7 (1.46%) Banking
3 7 (1.46%) Marketing
4 6 (1.25%) Retail
5 5 (1.04%) Advertising
5 5 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.04%) Back Office
6 4 (0.84%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Games
8 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 314 (65.55%) Developer
2 119 (24.84%) .NET Developer
3 97 (20.25%) Software Engineer
4 83 (17.33%) C# Developer
5 81 (16.91%) Software Developer
6 44 (9.19%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (6.89%) Senior Developer
8 28 (5.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (5.64%) Programmer
9 27 (5.64%) Web Developer
10 26 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
11 25 (5.22%) Analyst
12 24 (5.01%) C# Software Developer
13 21 (4.38%) .NET Software Engineer
14 20 (4.18%) Lead Developer
15 18 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 17 (3.55%) Software Programmer
17 15 (3.13%) .NET Programmer
18 13 (2.71%) iOS Developer
19 12 (2.51%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (59.92%) ASP.NET
2 164 (34.24%) .NET Framework
2 164 (34.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 163 (34.03%) jQuery
4 134 (27.97%) HTML
5 127 (26.51%) CSS
6 106 (22.13%) NHibernate
7 89 (18.58%) Ajax
8 77 (16.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 65 (13.57%) WCF
10 59 (12.32%) WPF
11 51 (10.65%) XML
12 38 (7.93%) Web Services
13 37 (7.72%) HTML5
14 23 (4.80%) WinForms
15 22 (4.59%) AngularJS
15 22 (4.59%) Qt
16 21 (4.38%) RESTful
17 20 (4.18%) REST
18 18 (3.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.53%) Computer Science
2 34 (7.10%) Mathematics
2 34 (7.10%) Cryptography
3 23 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.38%) Visualisation
5 17 (3.55%) CUDA
5 17 (3.55%) Social Media
5 17 (3.55%) User Experience
6 16 (3.34%) N-Tier
7 14 (2.92%) BBC
8 13 (2.71%) Physics
9 12 (2.51%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.88%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (1.04%) GIS
12 4 (0.84%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.84%) iPad
12 4 (0.84%) Open Source
12 4 (0.84%) Economics
13 3 (0.63%) FMCG
13 3 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 73 (15.24%) Windows
2 22 (4.59%) UNIX
3 16 (3.34%) Linux
4 14 (2.92%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.71%) Mac OS X
6 11 (2.30%) Android
7 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.04%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.63%) Solaris
10 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.42%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.21%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.21%) OS/400
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (41.34%) MVC
3 146 (30.48%) Software Engineering
4 79 (16.49%) TDD
5 67 (13.99%) Unit Testing
6 65 (13.57%) OO
7 48 (10.02%) Scrum
8 44 (9.19%) Web Development
9 39 (8.14%) E-Commerce
10 37 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (6.68%) Mentoring
12 28 (5.85%) OOP
13 25 (5.22%) CRM
14 23 (4.80%) Investment Management
15 22 (4.59%) Web Application Development
16 21 (4.38%) Waterfall
17 20 (4.18%) Software Architecture
18 17 (3.55%) Project Management
18 17 (3.55%) 3D Visualisation
18 17 (3.55%) Linear Algebra
Programming Languages
1 354 (73.90%) C#
2 220 (45.93%) JavaScript
3 178 (37.16%) SQL
4 93 (19.42%) T-SQL
5 39 (8.14%) VB.NET
6 37 (7.72%) C++
7 31 (6.47%) C
8 30 (6.26%) Java
9 18 (3.76%) VBA
10 17 (3.55%) VC++
11 14 (2.92%) Ruby
11 14 (2.92%) VB
12 13 (2.71%) Objective-C
12 13 (2.71%) PHP
13 9 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.67%) XPath
15 7 (1.46%) VBScript
16 4 (0.84%) Python
16 4 (0.84%) XQuery
17 3 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 119 (24.84%) Degree
2 11 (2.30%) VCP4
3 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.25%) ISEB
5 4 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.63%) PhD
6 3 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.92%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) SLA
2 4 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.84%) Docker
3 3 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (0.84%) Puppet
1 4 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 151 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.44%) Oracle
3 20 (4.18%) Google
4 14 (2.92%) Facebook
4 14 (2.92%) Yahoo!
4 14 (2.92%) Lotus
4 14 (2.92%) Apple
4 14 (2.92%) Sony
5 13 (2.71%) Xamarin
6 11 (2.30%) Sybase
7 9 (1.88%) IBM
8 5 (1.04%) Cognos
8 5 (1.04%) Twitter
9 4 (0.84%) Red Gate
9 4 (0.84%) Kony
9 4 (0.84%) HP
10 3 (0.63%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.63%) Telerik
10 3 (0.63%) Sun
11 2 (0.42%) Sitecore
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £42k + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago