The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 51 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 131 110 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.26% 3.36% 3.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.85% 8.06% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 94 88 86
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
.NET Framework
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1207 1364 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.24% 41.70% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 880 871 799
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Scotland

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Scotland

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Edinburgh +23 77 £40,000 - 6
Glasgow +10 38 £37,500 -0.66% 8
Aberdeen +6 6 £39,000 +11.42%
West Lothian +5 4 £41,250 +37.50% 1
Dundee +12 2 £26,500 -5.35%
Renfrewshire - 2 £23,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £35,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 278 (100.00%) .NET
2 246 (88.49%) C#
3 196 (70.50%) JavaScript
4 192 (69.06%) ASP.NET
5 162 (58.27%) MVC
6 160 (57.55%) SQL Server
7 152 (54.68%) jQuery
8 142 (51.08%) SQL
9 139 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 130 (46.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 128 (46.04%) Microsoft
12 126 (45.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 121 (43.53%) HTML
14 111 (39.93%) CSS
15 98 (35.25%) NHibernate
16 78 (28.06%) MS Excel
17 76 (27.34%) Visual Studio
18 73 (26.26%) T-SQL
19 70 (25.18%) Software Engineering
20 69 (24.82%) TDD
20 69 (24.82%) Ajax
21 67 (24.10%) Degree
22 66 (23.74%) WCF
23 59 (21.22%) Windows
24 56 (20.14%) Scrum
25 52 (18.71%) Relational Database
26 51 (18.35%) OO
27 45 (16.19%) Microsoft Azure
28 44 (15.83%) XML
28 44 (15.83%) Finance

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (12.95%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (5.04%) IIS
4 13 (4.68%) NServiceBus
5 8 (2.88%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.80%) Node.js
6 5 (1.80%) CMS
7 4 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.44%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.36%) WordPress
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.36%) Documentum
Applications
1 78 (28.06%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 45 (16.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (14.75%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.44%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) GitHub
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.68%) HTTP
2 12 (4.32%) Internet
3 7 (2.52%) Intranet
4 3 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (57.55%) SQL Server
2 52 (18.71%) Relational Database
3 40 (14.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (14.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (13.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (7.91%) RDBMS
6 22 (7.91%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (3.60%) PerformancePoint
9 5 (1.80%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.44%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.44%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.44%) MS Access
11 3 (1.08%) MySQL
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.72%) Big Data
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.36%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 76 (27.34%) Visual Studio
2 38 (13.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.68%) SpecFlow
4 9 (3.24%) Moq
5 8 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (2.88%) NUnit
6 5 (1.80%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.44%) ReSharper
7 4 (1.44%) Subversion
8 3 (1.08%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.08%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.72%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.72%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.72%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.72%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.36%) Maven
10 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.36%) MSTest
10 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 44 (15.83%) Finance
2 22 (7.91%) Law
3 7 (2.52%) Retail
3 7 (2.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.72%) Banking
5 2 (0.72%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.36%) Local Government
6 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 207 (74.46%) Developer
2 83 (29.86%) .NET Developer
3 62 (22.30%) C# Developer
4 54 (19.42%) Software Developer
5 37 (13.31%) Software Engineer
6 36 (12.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (10.07%) Senior Developer
8 27 (9.71%) Lead Developer
9 25 (8.99%) Senior Software Engineer
9 25 (8.99%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (7.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (7.19%) Analyst
11 20 (7.19%) Lead .NET Developer
12 18 (6.47%) Lead C# Developer
12 18 (6.47%) Programmer
12 18 (6.47%) C# Software Developer
13 13 (4.68%) .NET Programmer
13 13 (4.68%) .NET Analyst Programmer
13 13 (4.68%) Analyst Programmer
14 12 (4.32%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (100.00%) .NET
2 192 (69.06%) ASP.NET
3 152 (54.68%) jQuery
4 130 (46.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 126 (45.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 121 (43.53%) HTML
7 111 (39.93%) CSS
8 98 (35.25%) NHibernate
9 69 (24.82%) Ajax
10 66 (23.74%) WCF
11 44 (15.83%) XML
12 37 (13.31%) HTML5
13 34 (12.23%) Web Services
14 26 (9.35%) Castle Windsor
15 24 (8.63%) WPF
15 24 (8.63%) LINQ
16 23 (8.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (7.19%) AngularJS
18 18 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 17 (6.12%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.03%) Cryptography
2 26 (9.35%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.80%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.44%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.44%) Physics
7 4 (1.44%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.08%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.08%) User Experience
8 3 (1.08%) NHS
9 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.36%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.36%) EPoS
9 1 (0.36%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.36%) FMCG
9 1 (0.36%) Open Source
9 1 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.22%) Windows
2 8 (2.88%) Linux
2 8 (2.88%) Mac OS X
3 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (58.27%) MVC
2 139 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (25.18%) Software Engineering
4 69 (24.82%) TDD
5 56 (20.14%) Scrum
6 51 (18.35%) OO
7 42 (15.11%) E-Commerce
8 41 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (9.71%) Web Development
9 27 (9.71%) Unit Testing
10 24 (8.63%) Mentoring
11 22 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (7.91%) OOP
12 19 (6.83%) Use Case
13 18 (6.47%) Dependency Injection
13 18 (6.47%) OOD
14 17 (6.12%) AOP
15 16 (5.76%) Automated Testing
16 13 (4.68%) Web Design
17 12 (4.32%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 246 (88.49%) C#
2 196 (70.50%) JavaScript
3 142 (51.08%) SQL
4 73 (26.26%) T-SQL
5 41 (14.75%) VB.NET
6 18 (6.47%) VB
7 17 (6.12%) VB6
8 11 (3.96%) XPath
9 10 (3.60%) C++
10 8 (2.88%) C
10 8 (2.88%) XQuery
11 5 (1.80%) VBScript
11 5 (1.80%) Java
12 4 (1.44%) PHP
12 4 (1.44%) VBA
13 2 (0.72%) VC++
13 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.36%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.36%) XAML
14 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (24.10%) Degree
2 11 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PhD
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.80%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 128 (46.04%) Microsoft
2 42 (15.11%) Oracle
3 15 (5.40%) Twitter
4 11 (3.96%) IBM
5 8 (2.88%) Xamarin
6 7 (2.52%) Google
7 4 (1.44%) Lotus
7 4 (1.44%) Infragistics
7 4 (1.44%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.08%) HP
9 2 (0.72%) Sybase
9 2 (0.72%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.72%) Kony
10 1 (0.36%) Cognos
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