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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 194 266 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.05% 16.23% 20.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.88% 42.77% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 124 216 158
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 £30,000 £22,000
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
499 622 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.13% 37.95% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 312 443 268
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,150 £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 24 April 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 310 (73.46%) C#
2 248 (58.77%) ASP.NET
3 205 (48.58%) SQL Server
4 193 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
5 187 (44.31%) JavaScript
6 171 (40.52%) MVC
7 141 (33.41%) SQL
8 135 (31.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 133 (31.52%) Microsoft
10 131 (31.04%) Software Engineering
11 130 (30.81%) HTML
12 129 (30.57%) .NET Framework
13 128 (30.33%) jQuery
14 120 (28.44%) CSS
15 96 (22.75%) Degree
16 91 (21.56%) MS Excel
17 82 (19.43%) Finance
18 75 (17.77%) T-SQL
19 72 (17.06%) TDD
19 72 (17.06%) NHibernate
20 65 (15.40%) WPF
21 64 (15.17%) Ajax
21 64 (15.17%) Visual Studio
22 59 (13.98%) Windows
23 56 (13.27%) Oracle
24 54 (12.80%) WCF
25 53 (12.56%) OO
26 51 (12.09%) Computer Science
27 50 (11.85%) Entity Framework
27 50 (11.85%) XML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 44 (10.43%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.40%) IIS
3 20 (4.74%) IBM Notes
3 20 (4.74%) Node.js
4 9 (2.13%) CMS
5 8 (1.90%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.18%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.71%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.71%) Drupal
8 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.47%) Apache
10 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.24%) WordPress
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 91 (21.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (4.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.42%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.47%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.24%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.03%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.37%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.27%) Ethernet
2 6 (1.42%) Internet
3 5 (1.18%) Intranet
4 4 (0.95%) SAN
4 4 (0.95%) HTTP
5 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.24%) Firewall
5 1 (0.24%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (48.58%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (6.64%) MS Access
4 24 (5.69%) NoSQL
5 22 (5.21%) Relational Database
6 17 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.61%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.66%) DataStage
9 7 (1.66%) JasperReports
10 6 (1.42%) MySQL
10 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.95%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.95%) Ingres
12 4 (0.95%) Informix
12 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (15.17%) Visual Studio
2 33 (7.82%) Git (software)
3 25 (5.92%) Subversion
4 18 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (3.08%) Selenium
6 7 (1.66%) Appium
7 6 (1.42%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.18%) NUnit
9 3 (0.71%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.71%) Maven
10 2 (0.47%) HttpUnit
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.47%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.47%) JUnit
10 2 (0.47%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.47%) JMeter
10 2 (0.47%) GitLab
10 2 (0.47%) QUnit
10 2 (0.47%) Moq
10 2 (0.47%) MSBuild
General
1 82 (19.43%) Finance
2 23 (5.45%) Banking
3 19 (4.50%) Electronics
4 16 (3.79%) Retail
5 10 (2.37%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (1.90%) Marketing
7 6 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.18%) Back Office
9 4 (0.95%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Legal
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.24%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 261 (61.85%) Developer
2 99 (23.46%) .NET Developer
3 81 (19.19%) Software Engineer
4 59 (13.98%) Software Developer
5 56 (13.27%) C# Developer
6 30 (7.11%) Senior Developer
7 26 (6.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (5.69%) Analyst
9 23 (5.45%) Web Developer
10 21 (4.98%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (4.03%) .NET Software Engineer
12 16 (3.79%) AWS Developer
13 15 (3.55%) Programmer
14 13 (3.08%) C# Software Developer
15 12 (2.84%) Consultant
16 11 (2.61%) Software Programmer
17 10 (2.37%) Lead Developer
17 10 (2.37%) Technical Specialist
18 9 (2.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (58.77%) ASP.NET
2 135 (31.99%) ASP.NET MVC
3 130 (30.81%) HTML
4 129 (30.57%) .NET Framework
5 128 (30.33%) jQuery
6 120 (28.44%) CSS
7 72 (17.06%) NHibernate
8 65 (15.40%) WPF
9 64 (15.17%) Ajax
10 54 (12.80%) WCF
11 50 (11.85%) XML
11 50 (11.85%) Entity Framework
12 40 (9.48%) HTML5
13 30 (7.11%) Web Services
14 29 (6.87%) WinForms
15 25 (5.92%) Qt
16 24 (5.69%) RESTful
16 24 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 21 (4.98%) AngularJS
18 19 (4.50%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.09%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.64%) Mathematics
3 25 (5.92%) Visualisation
4 21 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (4.27%) CUDA
6 17 (4.03%) Social Media
6 17 (4.03%) Cryptography
7 16 (3.79%) BBC
8 15 (3.55%) User Experience
9 13 (3.08%) N-Tier
10 10 (2.37%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.66%) GIS
12 6 (1.42%) Open Source
12 6 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (1.18%) Physics
13 5 (1.18%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.95%) Economics
14 4 (0.95%) FMCG
14 4 (0.95%) SWIFT
15 3 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 59 (13.98%) Windows
2 31 (7.35%) UNIX
3 14 (3.32%) Linux
4 13 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.61%) Android
6 8 (1.90%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.66%) Windows Phone
8 6 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.71%) Solaris
10 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.24%) OS/400
11 1 (0.24%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (40.52%) MVC
3 131 (31.04%) Software Engineering
4 72 (17.06%) TDD
5 53 (12.56%) OO
6 49 (11.61%) Unit Testing
7 38 (9.00%) Web Development
8 37 (8.77%) Scrum
9 31 (7.35%) Mentoring
10 26 (6.16%) OOP
11 25 (5.92%) CRM
12 24 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (5.45%) Web Application Development
14 22 (5.21%) Software Architecture
15 20 (4.74%) Waterfall
16 18 (4.27%) 3D Visualisation
16 18 (4.27%) BDD
16 18 (4.27%) Linear Algebra
16 18 (4.27%) Investment Management
16 18 (4.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 310 (73.46%) C#
2 187 (44.31%) JavaScript
3 141 (33.41%) SQL
4 75 (17.77%) T-SQL
5 46 (10.90%) Java
6 32 (7.58%) VB.NET
7 29 (6.87%) C++
8 25 (5.92%) C
9 24 (5.69%) VBA
10 19 (4.50%) Ruby
11 18 (4.27%) VC++
12 12 (2.84%) PHP
13 11 (2.61%) VB
14 8 (1.90%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.90%) XPath
14 8 (1.90%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.18%) VBScript
16 4 (0.95%) XQuery
17 3 (0.71%) Python
17 3 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 96 (22.75%) Degree
2 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.95%) 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 (0.24%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.13%) SLA
1 9 (2.13%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.18%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.71%) Docker
4 2 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (1.66%) Nagios
2 5 (1.18%) Puppet
2 5 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 133 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 56 (13.27%) Oracle
3 20 (4.74%) Lotus
4 16 (3.79%) Apple
4 16 (3.79%) Sony
4 16 (3.79%) IBM
4 16 (3.79%) Yahoo!
4 16 (3.79%) Google
4 16 (3.79%) Facebook
5 9 (2.13%) Sybase
6 8 (1.90%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.66%) Splunk
8 6 (1.42%) F5
8 6 (1.42%) VMware
9 5 (1.18%) Cognos
9 5 (1.18%) Misys
10 4 (0.95%) Telerik
11 3 (0.71%) Sun
12 2 (0.47%) HP
13 1 (0.24%) Intel
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: £dependant on exp
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £3500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago