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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 54 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -15
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 146 74 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.03% 2.44% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 6.73% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 115 57 64
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
1387 1099 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.31% 36.18% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 932 757 831
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +19 73 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Glasgow +19 55 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Aberdeen +10 5 £35,000 +2.94% 12
West Lothian - 5 £37,500 - 2
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £32,500 -
Highlands +9 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Dundee +7 1 £34,000 +16.23%
Renfrewshire +1 1 £50,000 -
Fife -2 1 £40,000 +52.38%
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 286 (100.00%) .NET
2 261 (91.26%) C#
3 194 (67.83%) ASP.NET
4 187 (65.38%) JavaScript
5 178 (62.24%) SQL Server
6 150 (52.45%) SQL
7 146 (51.05%) MVC
8 144 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
9 137 (47.90%) jQuery
10 120 (41.96%) HTML
11 118 (41.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 117 (40.91%) Microsoft
13 115 (40.21%) CSS
13 115 (40.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 83 (29.02%) Software Engineering
15 79 (27.62%) NHibernate
16 77 (26.92%) MS Excel
17 76 (26.57%) Visual Studio
18 74 (25.87%) TDD
19 73 (25.52%) WCF
20 64 (22.38%) Ajax
20 64 (22.38%) Relational Database
21 61 (21.33%) SQL Server 2008
22 58 (20.28%) Windows
23 57 (19.93%) SharePoint
23 57 (19.93%) T-SQL
24 53 (18.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 52 (18.18%) Degree
25 52 (18.18%) OO
26 51 (17.83%) Team Foundation Server

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 57 (19.93%) SharePoint
2 34 (11.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 17 (5.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (4.55%) IIS
5 12 (4.20%) NServiceBus
6 11 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.75%) CMS
7 5 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.75%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.75%) Node.js
8 2 (0.70%) WordPress
8 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.35%) Apache
9 1 (0.35%) Documentum
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.35%) Jetty
9 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Drupal
9 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 77 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.34%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (9.44%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.40%) GitHub
4 2 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.20%) Internet
2 8 (2.80%) Intranet
3 3 (1.05%) HTTP
4 2 (0.70%) GPRS
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) X.509
5 1 (0.35%) Firewall
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (62.24%) SQL Server
2 64 (22.38%) Relational Database
3 61 (21.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (18.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (10.84%) Oracle Database
7 29 (10.14%) RDBMS
8 23 (8.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (5.94%) PerformancePoint
10 13 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.10%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.75%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.75%) RavenDB
13 3 (1.05%) MySQL
14 2 (0.70%) Big Data
15 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
15 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 76 (26.57%) Visual Studio
2 51 (17.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.20%) SpecFlow
4 6 (2.10%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.75%) Moq
6 4 (1.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (1.40%) NCrunch
6 4 (1.40%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.05%) InstallShield
7 3 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.05%) NUnit
7 3 (1.05%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.70%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.70%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.70%) Subversion
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 27 (9.44%) Finance
2 23 (8.04%) Law
3 8 (2.80%) Retail
4 6 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.40%) Marketing
6 3 (1.05%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.05%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 205 (71.68%) Developer
2 82 (28.67%) .NET Developer
3 67 (23.43%) Software Developer
4 50 (17.48%) Software Engineer
5 45 (15.73%) C# Developer
6 39 (13.64%) Senior Developer
7 31 (10.84%) Senior Software Engineer
8 29 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 22 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
10 21 (7.34%) ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (6.64%) Programmer
11 19 (6.64%) Lead Developer
12 18 (6.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (5.94%) Analyst
14 16 (5.59%) Senior Software Developer
14 16 (5.59%) Lead C# Developer
14 16 (5.59%) Lead .NET Developer
15 15 (5.24%) Analyst Programmer
16 14 (4.90%) .NET Programmer
17 12 (4.20%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (100.00%) .NET
2 194 (67.83%) ASP.NET
3 137 (47.90%) jQuery
4 120 (41.96%) HTML
5 118 (41.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 115 (40.21%) CSS
6 115 (40.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 79 (27.62%) NHibernate
8 73 (25.52%) WCF
9 64 (22.38%) Ajax
10 50 (17.48%) XML
11 46 (16.08%) HTML5
12 31 (10.84%) LINQ
13 29 (10.14%) Web Services
14 26 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 22 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
16 21 (7.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (6.64%) XSLT
18 18 (6.29%) WPF
19 16 (5.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.74%) Cryptography
2 19 (6.64%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.15%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.75%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.40%) User Experience
6 4 (1.40%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.05%) EPoS
7 3 (1.05%) NHS
7 3 (1.05%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.05%) Physics
8 2 (0.70%) Open Source
9 1 (0.35%) DTV
9 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.35%) FMCG
9 1 (0.35%) e-Health
9 1 (0.35%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.35%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.28%) Windows
2 7 (2.45%) Linux
3 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.40%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.05%) Android
6 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.70%) UNIX
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (51.05%) MVC
2 144 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (29.02%) Software Engineering
4 74 (25.87%) TDD
5 52 (18.18%) OO
6 49 (17.13%) Scrum
7 30 (10.49%) E-Commerce
8 26 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (8.39%) Mentoring
10 23 (8.04%) Unit Testing
10 23 (8.04%) OOP
11 21 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (6.29%) Web Development
12 18 (6.29%) Web Design
12 18 (6.29%) Dependency Injection
13 17 (5.94%) OOD
14 15 (5.24%) AOP
14 15 (5.24%) Use Case
15 14 (4.90%) Data Management
16 9 (3.15%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 261 (91.26%) C#
2 187 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 150 (52.45%) SQL
4 57 (19.93%) T-SQL
5 40 (13.99%) VB.NET
6 27 (9.44%) VB
7 24 (8.39%) VB6
8 12 (4.20%) Java
9 8 (2.80%) C++
10 6 (2.10%) XQuery
11 5 (1.75%) C
11 5 (1.75%) XPath
12 3 (1.05%) VBScript
12 3 (1.05%) PHP
12 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.35%) XAML
13 1 (0.35%) Python
13 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.35%) Ruby
13 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (18.18%) Degree
2 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.70%) MCTS
4 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.70%) MCAD
5 1 (0.35%) ISEB
5 1 (0.35%) OCP
5 1 (0.35%) OCA
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.35%) HND
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.59%) QA
2 5 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.35%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 117 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 49 (17.13%) Oracle
3 18 (6.29%) Twitter
4 5 (1.75%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.05%) Reuters
5 3 (1.05%) VMware
6 1 (0.35%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.35%) Informatica
6 1 (0.35%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.35%) SAP
6 1 (0.35%) Sybase
6 1 (0.35%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.35%) Zend
6 1 (0.35%) Google
6 1 (0.35%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.35%) Vertica
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