The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 7.81% 23.81% 24.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% 68.18% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 14
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £22,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £43,000 £38,000
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 Fife region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 22 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 18.75% 34.92% 71.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 46
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

.NET
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Fife region.

.NET Salary Trend in Fife

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
6 4 (40.00%) WSDL
6 4 (40.00%) REST
6 4 (40.00%) NUnit
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) C
8 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
9 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
9 1 (10.00%) Degree
9 1 (10.00%) HTML
9 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (10.00%) CSS
9 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (10.00%) FMCG
9 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (10.00%) XML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
3 4 (40.00%) WSDL
3 4 (40.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago