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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 6 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 14.29% 18.00% 13.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 47.37% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £24,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £38,500 £37,500
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 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 28.57% 38.00% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 16
Average salary £41,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
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
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Fife region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Fife

.NET
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Fife region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -2 2 £36,250 +20.83%
Kirkcaldy - 1 £35,000 -
.NET
Scotland

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (62.96%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
4 8 (29.63%) Java
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
4 8 (29.63%) SAP
4 8 (29.63%) ERP
4 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Degree
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) Windows
6 6 (22.22%) WCF
7 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (18.52%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
7 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
7 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
7 5 (18.52%) C++
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) WinForms
8 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.81%) VB
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) WPF
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) DTS
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) DBA
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate
7 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
2 6 (22.22%) WCF
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) WinForms
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) WPF
5 2 (7.41%) LINQ
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) Qt
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) XHTML
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) FMCG
1 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) NetWare
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ERP
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.11%) Change Control
4 3 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 3 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) ETL
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) UML
4 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) OOP
5 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 5 (18.52%) C++
4 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.81%) VB
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.41%) VBScript
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++
7 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.70%) C
8 1 (3.70%) Python
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Novell