The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 420 678 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.22% 17.70% 20.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 46.34% 49.73%
Number of salaries quoted 261 540 418
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
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
1050 1463 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.56% 38.19% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 660 1032 799
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 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

.NET
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

.NET Salary Trend in Scotland

.NET
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Scotland

.NET
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Glasgow -4 203 £40,000 - 30
Edinburgh -4 156 £40,000 - 30
Aberdeen +7 20 £39,250 -1.87% 5
West Lothian +6 17 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Fife -4 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Dundee -4 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Stirling -5 3 £32,500 +25.00%
Renfrewshire -4 2 £33,000 -5.71%
Scottish Borders +2 1 £37,500 -13.29%
East Lothian 0 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Aberdeenshire -5 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
East Ayrshire - 1 £25,000 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 752 (78.66%) C#
2 560 (58.58%) SQL Server
3 554 (57.95%) ASP.NET
4 459 (48.01%) JavaScript
5 418 (43.72%) MVC
6 402 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
7 379 (39.64%) HTML
8 318 (33.26%) CSS
9 305 (31.90%) Microsoft
10 300 (31.38%) SQL
11 279 (29.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 250 (26.15%) jQuery
13 248 (25.94%) .NET Framework
14 204 (21.34%) Software Engineering
15 189 (19.77%) TDD
16 176 (18.41%) Degree
17 170 (17.78%) MS Excel
18 140 (14.64%) Entity Framework
19 138 (14.44%) NHibernate
20 130 (13.60%) Visual Studio
21 129 (13.49%) SharePoint
22 126 (13.18%) Oracle
23 125 (13.08%) Computer Science
24 124 (12.97%) Finance
25 123 (12.87%) Java
26 118 (12.34%) OO
27 115 (12.03%) Relational Database
28 114 (11.92%) WCF
29 110 (11.51%) HTML5
30 105 (10.98%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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
1 129 (13.49%) SharePoint
2 59 (6.17%) IIS
3 43 (4.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 39 (4.08%) Node.js
5 23 (2.41%) Umbraco
5 23 (2.41%) CMS
6 21 (2.20%) IBM Notes
7 16 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.63%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.52%) Drupal
10 5 (0.52%) ArcGIS
10 5 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.31%) Immediacy CMS
11 3 (0.31%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.31%) Apache
12 2 (0.21%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.21%) SilverStripe
13 1 (0.10%) Lync
13 1 (0.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 170 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.20%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.31%) MS Project
3 3 (0.31%) MS Office
4 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.31%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.31%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.21%) Endur
3 2 (0.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.21%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.36%) SaaS
5 12 (1.26%) Amazon SQS
6 11 (1.15%) GitHub
6 11 (1.15%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.73%) Office 365
8 1 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.78%) Ethernet
2 10 (1.05%) Internet
3 6 (0.63%) HTTP
3 6 (0.63%) Firewall
3 6 (0.63%) Intranet
4 5 (0.52%) SAN
5 4 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.31%) Network Security
7 1 (0.10%) NAS
7 1 (0.10%) VoIP
7 1 (0.10%) WAN
7 1 (0.10%) DHCP
7 1 (0.10%) DNS
7 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (58.58%) SQL Server
2 115 (12.03%) Relational Database
3 92 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 77 (8.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (4.71%) NoSQL
7 43 (4.50%) RDBMS
8 31 (3.24%) MS Access
9 27 (2.82%) MongoDB
10 25 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (2.62%) Oracle Database
11 21 (2.20%) MySQL
12 18 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (1.57%) RavenDB
14 14 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (1.05%) Hadoop
16 10 (1.05%) Big Data
17 9 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 130 (13.60%) Visual Studio
2 71 (7.43%) Git (software)
3 43 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (4.50%) Subversion
4 27 (2.82%) TeamCity
5 24 (2.51%) Selenium
6 16 (1.67%) GitLab
7 11 (1.15%) MSBuild
8 10 (1.05%) WatiN
9 9 (0.94%) SpecFlow
9 9 (0.94%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.73%) Maven
10 7 (0.73%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.42%) Xcode
12 4 (0.42%) Introscope
12 4 (0.42%) NUnit
12 4 (0.42%) Appium
13 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.31%) QUnit
General
1 124 (12.97%) Finance
2 41 (4.29%) Banking
3 20 (2.09%) Retail
4 18 (1.88%) Electronics
5 14 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.36%) Marketing
7 10 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.52%) Advertising
10 3 (0.31%) Games
11 2 (0.21%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.21%) Publishing
11 2 (0.21%) Legal
11 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.10%) Local Government
12 1 (0.10%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 669 (69.98%) Developer
2 277 (28.97%) .NET Developer
3 160 (16.74%) Senior Developer
4 125 (13.08%) C# Developer
5 117 (12.24%) Software Developer
6 103 (10.77%) Software Engineer
7 80 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 63 (6.59%) ASP.NET Developer
9 61 (6.38%) Web Developer
10 42 (4.39%) Analyst
11 36 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
12 32 (3.35%) Programmer
13 31 (3.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 31 (3.24%) AWS Developer
14 27 (2.82%) Architect
15 24 (2.51%) Consultant
15 24 (2.51%) Senior Software Developer
16 23 (2.41%) Senior Software Engineer
17 19 (1.99%) Applications Support
18 16 (1.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 554 (57.95%) ASP.NET
2 379 (39.64%) HTML
3 318 (33.26%) CSS
4 279 (29.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 250 (26.15%) jQuery
6 248 (25.94%) .NET Framework
7 140 (14.64%) Entity Framework
8 138 (14.44%) NHibernate
9 114 (11.92%) WCF
10 110 (11.51%) HTML5
11 94 (9.83%) XML
11 94 (9.83%) AngularJS
12 91 (9.52%) Web Services
13 79 (8.26%) WPF
14 76 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 68 (7.11%) WinForms
16 64 (6.69%) Spring.NET
17 62 (6.49%) Ajax
18 52 (5.44%) Castle Windsor
19 40 (4.18%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 125 (13.08%) Computer Science
2 68 (7.11%) User Experience
3 51 (5.33%) Open Source
4 44 (4.60%) Mathematics
5 39 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.41%) Visualisation
8 21 (2.20%) Physics
9 17 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 17 (1.78%) N-Tier
10 15 (1.57%) CUDA
10 15 (1.57%) Social Media
11 14 (1.46%) BBC
12 13 (1.36%) Cryptography
13 8 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 8 (0.84%) GIS
13 8 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
14 6 (0.63%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.52%) Equities
16 4 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 105 (10.98%) Windows
2 51 (5.33%) UNIX
3 30 (3.14%) Apple iOS
4 26 (2.72%) Android
5 25 (2.62%) Linux
6 9 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 8 (0.84%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.31%) Solaris
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.10%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (43.72%) MVC
2 402 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (21.34%) Software Engineering
4 189 (19.77%) TDD
5 118 (12.34%) OO
6 102 (10.67%) Scrum
6 102 (10.67%) Web Development
7 90 (9.41%) Unit Testing
8 87 (9.10%) Mentoring
9 61 (6.38%) OOP
10 51 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (5.33%) UX Design
11 46 (4.81%) CRM
12 43 (4.50%) Software Architecture
13 39 (4.08%) Automated Testing
14 38 (3.97%) Project Management
15 33 (3.45%) Web Application Development
16 30 (3.14%) BDD
16 30 (3.14%) Dependency Injection
16 30 (3.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 752 (78.66%) C#
2 459 (48.01%) JavaScript
3 300 (31.38%) SQL
4 123 (12.87%) Java
5 98 (10.25%) T-SQL
6 96 (10.04%) VB.NET
7 62 (6.49%) C++
8 50 (5.23%) VB
9 48 (5.02%) C
10 32 (3.35%) Ruby
10 32 (3.35%) VBA
11 28 (2.93%) PHP
12 26 (2.72%) PL/SQL
13 20 (2.09%) VB6
14 16 (1.67%) VC++
15 12 (1.26%) Python
16 11 (1.15%) Delphi
17 10 (1.05%) XPath
18 9 (0.94%) Objective-C
19 8 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 176 (18.41%) Degree
2 58 (6.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (0.73%) ISEB
4 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.31%) MCP
5 2 (0.21%) HND
5 2 (0.21%) CISSP
5 2 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.10%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.10%) PhD
6 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.20%) QA
2 13 (1.36%) SLA
3 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.52%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.31%) Docker
3 3 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.10%) RACF
5 1 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (0.73%) Nagios
2 5 (0.52%) Puppet
2 5 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.31%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 305 (31.90%) Microsoft
2 126 (13.18%) Oracle
3 21 (2.20%) Lotus
4 19 (1.99%) IBM
5 15 (1.57%) Facebook
5 15 (1.57%) Yahoo!
6 14 (1.46%) Apple
6 14 (1.46%) Sony
6 14 (1.46%) Google
7 11 (1.15%) Xamarin
7 11 (1.15%) Telerik
8 10 (1.05%) Informatica
8 10 (1.05%) TIBCO
9 8 (0.84%) Business Objects
9 8 (0.84%) SAP
10 7 (0.73%) Splunk
10 7 (0.73%) Cognos
11 6 (0.63%) VMware
11 6 (0.63%) Tableau
11 6 (0.63%) F5
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