The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 32 12
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs citing .NET 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 8.62% 1.59% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 6.45% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £36,250 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,250 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,250 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 25.86% 24.60% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 16
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
West Lothian

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

.NET
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

.NET Salary Trend in Livingston

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
2 11 (40.74%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
4 9 (33.33%) CRM
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (29.63%) J2EE
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 6 (22.22%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
7 5 (18.52%) Scrum
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) Internet
8 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) Banking
8 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.81%) Ajax
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
8 4 (14.81%) HP
8 4 (14.81%) PMI
8 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
8 4 (14.81%) LoadRunner

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) LoadRunner
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Banking
1 4 (14.81%) Billing
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) QA Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
2 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (29.63%) J2EE
5 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) Ajax
6 4 (14.81%) HTML5
6 4 (14.81%) CSS3
6 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (11.11%) RESTful
7 3 (11.11%) JSON
7 3 (11.11%) XML
8 2 (7.41%) WCF
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) PMI
1 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) CRM
2 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
2 5 (18.52%) Scrum
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
3 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Business Development
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) C++
6 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.41%) C
8 1 (3.70%) VBScript
8 1 (3.70%) Perl
8 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 2 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
1 4 (14.81%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) Telerik
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Intel