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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 46 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 157 100 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.64% 3.20% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.91% 8.22% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 120 77 67
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £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
1318 1216 1128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.95% 38.96% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 885 798 781
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,150 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +16 91 £41,500 +3.75% 10
Glasgow +8 40 £37,500 - 11
Aberdeen +12 10 £37,500 -6.25% 4
West Lothian +6 6 £37,750 +25.83% 1
North Lanarkshire - 3 £35,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £33,750 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £50,000 -
Highlands +7 1 £37,500 +7.14%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 308 (100.00%) .NET
2 275 (89.29%) C#
3 212 (68.83%) ASP.NET
4 202 (65.58%) JavaScript
5 188 (61.04%) SQL Server
6 164 (53.25%) MVC
7 152 (49.35%) SQL
8 150 (48.70%) jQuery
9 147 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
10 144 (46.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 131 (42.53%) Microsoft
12 126 (40.91%) HTML
12 126 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 122 (39.61%) CSS
14 96 (31.17%) NHibernate
15 89 (28.90%) Visual Studio
16 85 (27.60%) Software Engineering
17 82 (26.62%) MS Excel
18 80 (25.97%) TDD
18 80 (25.97%) WCF
19 67 (21.75%) Relational Database
20 66 (21.43%) Windows
21 65 (21.10%) Ajax
22 61 (19.81%) T-SQL
23 59 (19.16%) Degree
24 58 (18.83%) SQL Server 2008
25 57 (18.51%) Scrum
26 52 (16.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 51 (16.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 49 (15.91%) XML

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 44 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 30 (9.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 15 (4.87%) NServiceBus
4 13 (4.22%) IIS
5 11 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.27%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.62%) CMS
8 5 (1.62%) Node.js
9 2 (0.65%) WordPress
9 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.32%) Documentum
10 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.32%) Apache
10 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 82 (26.62%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (11.69%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.30%) GitHub
4 2 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.22%) Internet
2 8 (2.60%) Intranet
3 6 (1.95%) HTTP
4 4 (1.30%) DNS
5 2 (0.65%) GPRS
6 1 (0.32%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.32%) X.509
6 1 (0.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (61.04%) SQL Server
2 67 (21.75%) Relational Database
3 58 (18.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (16.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (16.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 27 (8.77%) Oracle Database
8 23 (7.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (4.87%) PerformancePoint
10 14 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.95%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.62%) RavenDB
12 5 (1.62%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.65%) Big Data
14 2 (0.65%) MySQL
15 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.32%) Oracle9i Database
15 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 89 (28.90%) Visual Studio
2 43 (13.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.87%) SpecFlow
4 8 (2.60%) Moq
4 8 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.95%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.95%) NUnit
6 4 (1.30%) ReSharper
7 3 (0.97%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.97%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.97%) NCrunch
8 2 (0.65%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.65%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.32%) Subversion
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 34 (11.04%) Finance
2 22 (7.14%) Law
3 7 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.62%) Retail
5 3 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.32%) Military
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.32%) Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 222 (72.08%) Developer
2 85 (27.60%) .NET Developer
3 70 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 55 (17.86%) C# Developer
5 49 (15.91%) Software Engineer
6 38 (12.34%) Senior Developer
7 33 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 33 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (8.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (8.12%) Lead Developer
10 24 (7.79%) Analyst
11 22 (7.14%) Programmer
12 21 (6.82%) SharePoint Developer
12 21 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (5.84%) Analyst Programmer
13 18 (5.84%) Lead C# Developer
13 18 (5.84%) Lead .NET Developer
14 16 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
14 16 (5.19%) C# Software Developer
15 15 (4.87%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (100.00%) .NET
2 212 (68.83%) ASP.NET
3 150 (48.70%) jQuery
4 144 (46.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 126 (40.91%) HTML
5 126 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 122 (39.61%) CSS
7 96 (31.17%) NHibernate
8 80 (25.97%) WCF
9 65 (21.10%) Ajax
10 49 (15.91%) XML
11 44 (14.29%) HTML5
12 38 (12.34%) Web Services
13 36 (11.69%) LINQ
14 29 (9.42%) Castle Windsor
15 25 (8.12%) WPF
15 25 (8.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 19 (6.17%) Spring.NET
17 19 (6.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.04%) Cryptography
2 23 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.95%) E-Learning
5 6 (1.95%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.62%) User Experience
7 4 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.30%) Physics
8 3 (0.97%) EPoS
8 3 (0.97%) NHS
8 3 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.65%) Open Source
10 1 (0.32%) DTV
10 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.32%) e-Health
10 1 (0.32%) FMCG
10 1 (0.32%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.43%) Windows
2 7 (2.27%) Linux
2 7 (2.27%) Mac OS X
3 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) UNIX
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (53.25%) MVC
2 147 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (27.60%) Software Engineering
4 80 (25.97%) TDD
5 57 (18.51%) Scrum
6 49 (15.91%) OO
7 39 (12.66%) E-Commerce
8 32 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (9.74%) Mentoring
10 27 (8.77%) Unit Testing
11 26 (8.44%) Web Development
11 26 (8.44%) OOP
12 25 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
14 19 (6.17%) AOP
15 17 (5.52%) OOD
16 16 (5.19%) Web Design
16 16 (5.19%) Use Case
17 13 (4.22%) Data Management
18 10 (3.25%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 275 (89.29%) C#
2 202 (65.58%) JavaScript
3 152 (49.35%) SQL
4 61 (19.81%) T-SQL
5 42 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 24 (7.79%) VB
7 21 (6.82%) VB6
8 12 (3.90%) Java
9 8 (2.60%) C++
9 8 (2.60%) C
10 6 (1.95%) XPath
10 6 (1.95%) VBScript
11 5 (1.62%) PHP
12 4 (1.30%) XQuery
12 4 (1.30%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.32%) XAML
14 1 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (19.16%) Degree
2 10 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.65%) MCTS
4 2 (0.65%) MCAD
5 1 (0.32%) HND
5 1 (0.32%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) OCP
5 1 (0.32%) OCA
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.32%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 131 (42.53%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.58%) Oracle
3 21 (6.82%) Twitter
4 7 (2.27%) Google
4 7 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.30%) Red Gate
5 4 (1.30%) Infragistics
6 3 (0.97%) IBM
6 3 (0.97%) HP
7 2 (0.65%) Kony
7 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.32%) Sybase
8 1 (0.32%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.32%) SAP
8 1 (0.32%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.32%) Informatica
8 1 (0.32%) Zend
8 1 (0.32%) Vertica
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
DP Connect
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
East Kilbride
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago