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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 498 566 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.72% 16.91% 15.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.08% 41.25% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 333 422 313
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
1156 1372 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.80% 40.98% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 754 888 664
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 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

.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 6 March 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 6 March 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 0 232 £40,000 - 46
Edinburgh +1 200 £38,500 -3.75% 40
Aberdeen -1 19 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Lothian -2 17 £35,000 - 4
Dundee +1 10 £40,000 -
Stirling -2 6 - -
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Renfrewshire -2 2 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Fife -10 2 £28,500 -35.22% 5
East Ayrshire - 2 £23,750 - 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £21,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - - 1
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 887 (80.27%) C#
2 665 (60.18%) ASP.NET
3 635 (57.47%) SQL Server
4 513 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 464 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
6 452 (40.90%) MVC
7 393 (35.57%) HTML
8 358 (32.40%) SQL
9 341 (30.86%) CSS
10 324 (29.32%) jQuery
11 305 (27.60%) Microsoft
12 304 (27.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 288 (26.06%) .NET Framework
14 243 (21.99%) Software Engineering
15 231 (20.90%) Degree
16 201 (18.19%) TDD
17 183 (16.56%) Visual Studio
18 173 (15.66%) MS Excel
19 161 (14.57%) NHibernate
20 153 (13.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 151 (13.67%) Windows
21 151 (13.67%) OO
22 148 (13.39%) WCF
23 147 (13.30%) Finance
24 144 (13.03%) Computer Science
25 134 (12.13%) Oracle
26 129 (11.67%) Scrum
27 128 (11.58%) T-SQL
28 126 (11.40%) Relational Database
29 123 (11.13%) SharePoint

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 123 (11.13%) SharePoint
2 62 (5.61%) IIS
3 52 (4.71%) Umbraco
4 42 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 39 (3.53%) CMS
6 32 (2.90%) Node.js
7 16 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (1.27%) IBM Notes
9 10 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.72%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.54%) WordPress
11 6 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.54%) Drupal
12 4 (0.36%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.36%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.36%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.27%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 173 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.18%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.45%) MS Project
3 5 (0.45%) MS Office
4 4 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.090%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.090%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 38 (3.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.72%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.27%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.090%) BPCS
6 1 (0.090%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.090%) Endur
6 1 (0.090%) Maximo
6 1 (0.090%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (1.45%) SaaS
4 9 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
4 9 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.63%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.63%) GitHub
6 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.18%) Route 53
7 1 (0.090%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.63%) Ethernet
2 17 (1.54%) HTTP
3 15 (1.36%) Intranet
3 15 (1.36%) Internet
4 4 (0.36%) DNS
5 2 (0.18%) SSL
5 2 (0.18%) Firewall
6 1 (0.090%) SAN
6 1 (0.090%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 635 (57.47%) SQL Server
2 126 (11.40%) Relational Database
3 103 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 94 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (5.34%) RDBMS
7 37 (3.35%) NoSQL
8 35 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (2.44%) Oracle Database
11 24 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (1.99%) MongoDB
13 19 (1.72%) MySQL
14 17 (1.54%) MS Access
15 15 (1.36%) BusinessObjects XI
15 15 (1.36%) QlikView
16 11 (1.00%) RavenDB
17 10 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
18 9 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
19 8 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 183 (16.56%) Visual Studio
2 54 (4.89%) Git (software)
3 47 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 41 (3.71%) Subversion
5 23 (2.08%) Selenium
6 20 (1.81%) NUnit
7 13 (1.18%) TeamCity
8 12 (1.09%) Appium
9 11 (1.00%) Moq
9 11 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.81%) LoadRunner
10 9 (0.81%) NCrunch
11 8 (0.72%) Maven
12 6 (0.54%) SpecFlow
13 4 (0.36%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.36%) GitLab
13 4 (0.36%) InstallShield
13 4 (0.36%) Introscope
13 4 (0.36%) ClearCase
13 4 (0.36%) Fiddler
General
1 147 (13.30%) Finance
2 26 (2.35%) Banking
3 23 (2.08%) Electronics
4 18 (1.63%) Retail
5 14 (1.27%) Marketing
6 12 (1.09%) Advertising
7 10 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 9 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.72%) Law
10 6 (0.54%) Back Office
11 5 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.36%) Local Government
13 3 (0.27%) Legal
13 3 (0.27%) Games
14 2 (0.18%) Publishing
14 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.090%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.090%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.090%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.090%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 798 (72.22%) Developer
2 331 (29.95%) .NET Developer
3 166 (15.02%) Software Developer
4 165 (14.93%) C# Developer
5 147 (13.30%) Senior Developer
6 133 (12.04%) Software Engineer
7 108 (9.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 81 (7.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 68 (6.15%) Web Developer
10 56 (5.07%) Analyst
11 47 (4.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 46 (4.16%) Programmer
13 40 (3.62%) Senior .NET Developer
14 32 (2.90%) Lead Developer
15 30 (2.71%) Senior Software Engineer
15 30 (2.71%) .NET Software Engineer
16 29 (2.62%) Senior Software Developer
17 28 (2.53%) C# Software Developer
18 25 (2.26%) Junior
19 24 (2.17%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 665 (60.18%) ASP.NET
2 393 (35.57%) HTML
3 341 (30.86%) CSS
4 324 (29.32%) jQuery
5 304 (27.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 288 (26.06%) .NET Framework
7 161 (14.57%) NHibernate
8 153 (13.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 148 (13.39%) WCF
10 121 (10.95%) HTML5
11 120 (10.86%) Web Services
12 105 (9.50%) WPF
13 101 (9.14%) Ajax
14 95 (8.60%) XML
15 85 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 63 (5.70%) AngularJS
16 63 (5.70%) WinForms
17 54 (4.89%) CSS3
18 49 (4.43%) LINQ
19 44 (3.98%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 144 (13.03%) Computer Science
2 77 (6.97%) User Experience
3 55 (4.98%) Mathematics
4 50 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (2.99%) Cryptography
7 29 (2.62%) Open Source
8 28 (2.53%) Mobile App
8 28 (2.53%) Physics
8 28 (2.53%) N-Tier
9 27 (2.44%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.81%) Social Media
11 18 (1.63%) CUDA
12 14 (1.27%) BBC
13 11 (1.00%) iPad
13 11 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
14 8 (0.72%) GIS
15 7 (0.63%) iPhone
16 6 (0.54%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 151 (13.67%) Windows
2 62 (5.61%) UNIX
3 38 (3.44%) Apple iOS
4 35 (3.17%) Linux
5 23 (2.08%) Android
6 14 (1.27%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.54%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.45%) Solaris
10 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.18%) VxWorks
12 2 (0.18%) SUSE
12 2 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.18%) CentOS
12 2 (0.18%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.090%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 452 (40.90%) MVC
3 243 (21.99%) Software Engineering
4 201 (18.19%) TDD
5 151 (13.67%) OO
6 129 (11.67%) Scrum
7 109 (9.86%) Web Development
8 100 (9.05%) Unit Testing
9 76 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
10 75 (6.79%) OOP
11 74 (6.70%) Mentoring
12 57 (5.16%) CRM
13 53 (4.80%) E-Commerce
14 47 (4.25%) Dependency Injection
15 45 (4.07%) UX Design
16 40 (3.62%) SOA
17 39 (3.53%) Project Management
17 39 (3.53%) Software Architecture
18 35 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
19 34 (3.08%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 887 (80.27%) C#
2 513 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 358 (32.40%) SQL
4 128 (11.58%) T-SQL
5 120 (10.86%) VB.NET
6 119 (10.77%) Java
7 90 (8.14%) C++
8 66 (5.97%) VB
9 54 (4.89%) C
10 35 (3.17%) VBA
11 24 (2.17%) VB6
12 23 (2.08%) PHP
13 20 (1.81%) VC++
13 20 (1.81%) Ruby
13 20 (1.81%) Objective-C
14 15 (1.36%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.18%) XPath
16 12 (1.09%) Python
17 10 (0.90%) Delphi
17 10 (0.90%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 231 (20.90%) Degree
2 46 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (1.81%) VCP4
4 7 (0.63%) ISEB
5 5 (0.45%) MCP
6 4 (0.36%) PhD
6 4 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.18%) HND
8 2 (0.18%) CISSP
8 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.18%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.090%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.090%) PMP
9 1 (0.090%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.090%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.090%) MCTS
9 1 (0.090%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.090%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.62%) QA
2 8 (0.72%) SLA
3 4 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.090%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.36%) Docker
3 3 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.18%) Firmware
4 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.18%) RACF
5 1 (0.090%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.36%) Puppet
1 4 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.27%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 305 (27.60%) Microsoft
2 134 (12.13%) Oracle
3 21 (1.90%) Google
4 19 (1.72%) Sybase
5 17 (1.54%) Business Objects
6 15 (1.36%) Tableau
6 15 (1.36%) Xamarin
6 15 (1.36%) Yahoo!
7 14 (1.27%) Facebook
7 14 (1.27%) Lotus
7 14 (1.27%) Apple
7 14 (1.27%) Sony
8 13 (1.18%) IBM
9 10 (0.90%) Cognos
10 8 (0.72%) SAP
11 7 (0.63%) HP
12 6 (0.54%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.54%) Iron Speed
13 5 (0.45%) Red Gate
13 5 (0.45%) Telerik
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