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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 156 270 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.99% 17.16% 23.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.32% 44.55% 57.31%
Number of salaries quoted 100 219 160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
418 606 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.13% 38.53% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 282 440 274
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £45,000 £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 22 May 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 257 (69.84%) C#
2 212 (57.61%) ASP.NET
3 175 (47.55%) SQL Server
4 162 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
5 160 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 157 (42.66%) MVC
7 121 (32.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 120 (32.61%) Microsoft
9 118 (32.07%) Software Engineering
10 114 (30.98%) HTML
11 109 (29.62%) jQuery
12 108 (29.35%) .NET Framework
12 108 (29.35%) SQL
12 108 (29.35%) CSS
13 85 (23.10%) MS Excel
14 77 (20.92%) Degree
15 66 (17.93%) Finance
16 64 (17.39%) TDD
17 59 (16.03%) T-SQL
18 58 (15.76%) NHibernate
19 54 (14.67%) Visual Studio
20 53 (14.40%) Windows
21 51 (13.86%) XML
22 50 (13.59%) WPF
23 49 (13.32%) Ajax
23 49 (13.32%) Java
24 47 (12.77%) Oracle
25 43 (11.68%) Computer Science
26 40 (10.87%) Unit Testing
27 39 (10.60%) SharePoint

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (10.60%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.71%) IBM Notes
3 20 (5.43%) IIS
4 18 (4.89%) Node.js
5 6 (1.63%) CMS
6 5 (1.36%) ArcGIS
6 5 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.82%) Apache
8 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.54%) SilverStripe
9 2 (0.54%) Drupal
10 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 85 (23.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.82%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.54%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.54%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 5 (1.36%) Internet
3 4 (1.09%) SAN
4 3 (0.82%) Intranet
5 2 (0.54%) HTTP
5 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.27%) NAS
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (47.55%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.15%) MS Access
3 25 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.79%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.17%) DataStage
5 8 (2.17%) MySQL
5 8 (2.17%) JasperReports
6 6 (1.63%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.09%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.82%) Informix
9 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.82%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 54 (14.67%) Visual Studio
2 31 (8.42%) Git (software)
3 23 (6.25%) Subversion
4 19 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.99%) Selenium
6 6 (1.63%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.09%) Appium
8 3 (0.82%) HttpUnit
8 3 (0.82%) QUnit
8 3 (0.82%) Maven
8 3 (0.82%) JMeter
8 3 (0.82%) JUnit
8 3 (0.82%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.54%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.54%) NUnit
9 2 (0.54%) GitLab
9 2 (0.54%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.54%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 66 (17.93%) Finance
2 23 (6.25%) Banking
3 17 (4.62%) Electronics
4 14 (3.80%) Retail
5 10 (2.72%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (1.36%) Marketing
7 4 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Legal
8 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.54%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 215 (58.42%) Developer
2 77 (20.92%) .NET Developer
3 71 (19.29%) Software Engineer
4 46 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 38 (10.33%) C# Developer
6 30 (8.15%) Senior Developer
7 24 (6.52%) Web Developer
7 24 (6.52%) Analyst
8 19 (5.16%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (3.80%) .NET Software Engineer
11 13 (3.53%) AWS Developer
12 12 (3.26%) Programmer
12 12 (3.26%) Consultant
13 11 (2.99%) Architect
13 11 (2.99%) Technical Specialist
14 10 (2.72%) ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (2.17%) Applications Support
15 8 (2.17%) Senior .NET Developer
15 8 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (57.61%) ASP.NET
2 121 (32.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 114 (30.98%) HTML
4 109 (29.62%) jQuery
5 108 (29.35%) .NET Framework
5 108 (29.35%) CSS
6 58 (15.76%) NHibernate
7 51 (13.86%) XML
8 50 (13.59%) WPF
9 49 (13.32%) Ajax
10 36 (9.78%) WCF
10 36 (9.78%) Entity Framework
11 33 (8.97%) HTML5
12 25 (6.79%) WinForms
13 24 (6.52%) RESTful
14 23 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (5.98%) Qt
15 22 (5.98%) Web Services
16 17 (4.62%) AngularJS
17 16 (4.35%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.68%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 23 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 17 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.08%) CUDA
4 15 (4.08%) Social Media
5 14 (3.80%) BBC
6 13 (3.53%) Cryptography
7 10 (2.72%) N-Tier
7 10 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.90%) User Experience
8 7 (1.90%) GIS
9 6 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.36%) Open Source
10 5 (1.36%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.09%) FMCG
12 3 (0.82%) Physics
12 3 (0.82%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.40%) Windows
2 29 (7.88%) UNIX
3 16 (4.35%) Linux
4 12 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.99%) Android
6 8 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.90%) Windows Phone
8 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.82%) Solaris
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.27%) OS/400
11 1 (0.27%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (42.66%) MVC
3 118 (32.07%) Software Engineering
4 64 (17.39%) TDD
5 40 (10.87%) Unit Testing
6 35 (9.51%) OO
7 32 (8.70%) Web Development
8 31 (8.42%) Scrum
9 24 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 21 (5.71%) OOP
10 21 (5.71%) Web Application Development
11 20 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (5.43%) Software Architecture
12 19 (5.16%) UML
13 18 (4.89%) Waterfall
14 17 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (4.62%) CRM
15 16 (4.35%) E-Commerce
15 16 (4.35%) 3D Visualisation
15 16 (4.35%) Linear Algebra
Programming Languages
1 257 (69.84%) C#
2 160 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 108 (29.35%) SQL
4 59 (16.03%) T-SQL
5 49 (13.32%) Java
6 27 (7.34%) VB.NET
7 24 (6.52%) VBA
7 24 (6.52%) C++
8 22 (5.98%) C
9 19 (5.16%) Ruby
10 16 (4.35%) VC++
10 16 (4.35%) PHP
11 10 (2.72%) VB
12 6 (1.63%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.63%) XPath
13 5 (1.36%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.36%) Perl
13 5 (1.36%) VBScript
14 4 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 77 (20.92%) Degree
2 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.09%) ISEB
4 2 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.45%) QA
1 9 (2.45%) SLA
2 4 (1.09%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.36%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.82%) Docker
4 2 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (1.90%) Nagios
2 5 (1.36%) Puppet
2 5 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 120 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.77%) Oracle
3 21 (5.71%) Lotus
4 16 (4.35%) IBM
5 14 (3.80%) Apple
5 14 (3.80%) Sony
5 14 (3.80%) Yahoo!
5 14 (3.80%) Google
5 14 (3.80%) Facebook
6 9 (2.45%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.90%) Splunk
8 6 (1.63%) VMware
8 6 (1.63%) F5
9 5 (1.36%) Cognos
9 5 (1.36%) Misys
10 4 (1.09%) Telerik
11 3 (0.82%) Sun
12 2 (0.54%) HP
12 2 (0.54%) Adobe
12 2 (0.54%) Sybase
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hudson (Scotland) IT
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £ DOE very competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago