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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 643 480 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.72% 15.52% 18.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.83% 42.97% 49.10%
Number of salaries quoted 481 346 413
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
.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
1403 1117 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.67% 36.11% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 934 769 830
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 £28,500 £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
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 19 September 2014.

.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 19 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 +2 302 £40,000 +1.26% 36
Glasgow 0 259 £35,000 -12.50% 63
Aberdeen -2 26 £40,000 - 14
West Lothian +8 11 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Dundee +6 10 £40,000 +28.00% 1
Stirling - 7 - -
Fife -2 5 £40,000 +52.38% 1
Highlands +12 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £32,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 3 £30,000 - 3
Renfrewshire +1 1 £50,000 - 1
Argyll and Bute 0 1 £37,000 +24.36% 1
Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1069 (79.66%) C#
2 719 (53.58%) ASP.NET
3 700 (52.16%) SQL Server
4 519 (38.67%) JavaScript
5 510 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
6 470 (35.02%) MVC
7 445 (33.16%) HTML
8 444 (33.08%) SQL
9 424 (31.59%) Microsoft
10 405 (30.18%) CSS
11 332 (24.74%) Software Engineering
12 325 (24.22%) jQuery
13 290 (21.61%) .NET Framework
14 286 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 219 (16.32%) Visual Studio
16 216 (16.10%) Degree
17 212 (15.80%) MS Excel
18 200 (14.90%) SharePoint
19 186 (13.86%) TDD
20 181 (13.49%) Windows
21 165 (12.30%) WCF
22 162 (12.07%) Java
23 160 (11.92%) OO
24 141 (10.51%) XML
25 139 (10.36%) Scrum
26 137 (10.21%) Ajax
27 135 (10.06%) Finance
28 134 (9.99%) Oracle
29 128 (9.54%) VB.NET
30 122 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 200 (14.90%) SharePoint
2 64 (4.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 63 (4.69%) IIS
4 49 (3.65%) Umbraco
5 45 (3.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 44 (3.28%) CMS
7 33 (2.46%) Node.js
8 28 (2.09%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (0.89%) Drupal
12 12 (0.89%) Apache
12 12 (0.89%) NServiceBus
13 10 (0.75%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.60%) Jetty
16 5 (0.37%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.30%) nginx
18 3 (0.22%) Joomla!
Applications
1 212 (15.80%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.98%) InfoPath
3 24 (1.79%) MS Office
4 6 (0.45%) MS Project
5 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.075%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.075%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 63 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.30%) Maximo
5 3 (0.22%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.075%) Magento
7 1 (0.075%) Epicor Tropos
7 1 (0.075%) Movex
7 1 (0.075%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (0.75%) SaaS
4 9 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.37%) GitHub
7 4 (0.30%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.15%) Route 53
10 1 (0.075%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.01%) Intranet
2 21 (1.56%) Internet
3 17 (1.27%) Ethernet
4 14 (1.04%) HTTP
5 12 (0.89%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.67%) DNS
7 5 (0.37%) LDAP
7 5 (0.37%) Firewall
8 4 (0.30%) IPsec
8 4 (0.30%) FTP
8 4 (0.30%) DHCP
9 2 (0.15%) VLAN
9 2 (0.15%) GPRS
9 2 (0.15%) SSL
9 2 (0.15%) SAN
9 2 (0.15%) VPN
9 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.075%) ASN.1
10 1 (0.075%) X.25
10 1 (0.075%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 700 (52.16%) SQL Server
2 120 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 118 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 105 (7.82%) Relational Database
5 90 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 56 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 42 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 39 (2.91%) Oracle Database
9 32 (2.38%) NoSQL
10 25 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (1.27%) PerformancePoint
12 16 (1.19%) MySQL
13 14 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.97%) DTS
15 10 (0.75%) MongoDB
16 8 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
17 7 (0.52%) Big Data
18 6 (0.45%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 219 (16.32%) Visual Studio
2 78 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (3.58%) Subversion
4 43 (3.20%) Git (software)
5 12 (0.89%) SpecFlow
5 12 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.75%) NUnit
6 10 (0.75%) Selenium
7 8 (0.60%) Maven
7 8 (0.60%) JIRA
7 8 (0.60%) ReSharper
7 8 (0.60%) Moq
7 8 (0.60%) Hudson
7 8 (0.60%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.52%) Xcode
9 6 (0.45%) InstallShield
10 5 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 4 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.30%) NCrunch
General
1 135 (10.06%) Finance
2 57 (4.25%) Law
3 39 (2.91%) Legal
4 32 (2.38%) Advertising
4 32 (2.38%) Games
5 26 (1.94%) Electronics
6 23 (1.71%) Banking
6 23 (1.71%) Retail
6 23 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 23 (1.71%) Marketing
7 20 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 13 (0.97%) Front Office
9 6 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.45%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.37%) French Language
10 5 (0.37%) Back Office
11 4 (0.30%) Publishing
11 4 (0.30%) German Language
11 4 (0.30%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.30%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 941 (70.12%) Developer
2 313 (23.32%) .NET Developer
3 265 (19.75%) Software Developer
4 228 (16.99%) Software Engineer
5 174 (12.97%) C# Developer
6 154 (11.48%) Senior Developer
7 142 (10.58%) Programmer
8 100 (7.45%) Analyst
9 96 (7.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 86 (6.41%) Web Developer
11 54 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 53 (3.95%) ASP.NET Developer
13 52 (3.87%) SharePoint Developer
14 51 (3.80%) Senior Software Engineer
14 51 (3.80%) Applications Support
15 50 (3.73%) Analyst Programmer
16 49 (3.65%) Graduate
16 49 (3.65%) Lead Developer
16 49 (3.65%) Senior Software Developer
17 44 (3.28%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 719 (53.58%) ASP.NET
2 445 (33.16%) HTML
3 405 (30.18%) CSS
4 325 (24.22%) jQuery
5 290 (21.61%) .NET Framework
6 286 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 165 (12.30%) WCF
8 141 (10.51%) XML
9 137 (10.21%) Ajax
10 122 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 118 (8.79%) HTML5
12 104 (7.75%) WPF
13 103 (7.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 101 (7.53%) NHibernate
15 99 (7.38%) LINQ
16 96 (7.15%) Web Services
17 74 (5.51%) WinForms
18 60 (4.47%) CSS3
19 40 (2.98%) AngularJS
20 37 (2.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 115 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 69 (5.14%) User Experience
3 54 (4.02%) Mathematics
4 53 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (3.35%) Mobile App
6 29 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (2.16%) Physics
7 27 (2.01%) Visualisation
8 25 (1.86%) Cryptography
9 21 (1.56%) Social Media
10 18 (1.34%) Open Source
11 17 (1.27%) CUDA
11 17 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 15 (1.12%) Mobile Games
13 14 (1.04%) iPhone
14 12 (0.89%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.75%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.75%) BBC
16 9 (0.67%) DTV
17 8 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 181 (13.49%) Windows
2 52 (3.87%) UNIX
3 51 (3.80%) Linux
4 35 (2.61%) Android
5 34 (2.53%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.30%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.15%) Solaris
10 2 (0.15%) NetWare
11 1 (0.075%) CentOS
11 1 (0.075%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.075%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.075%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.075%) SUSE
11 1 (0.075%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.075%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.075%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (35.02%) MVC
3 332 (24.74%) Software Engineering
4 186 (13.86%) TDD
5 160 (11.92%) OO
6 139 (10.36%) Scrum
7 109 (8.12%) Web Development
8 101 (7.53%) Unit Testing
9 100 (7.45%) Mentoring
10 81 (6.04%) OOP
11 77 (5.74%) CRM
12 59 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (3.95%) E-Commerce
14 50 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
15 47 (3.50%) Coaching
16 45 (3.35%) SEO
17 44 (3.28%) User Experience Design
18 42 (3.13%) ITIL
19 41 (3.06%) OOD
19 41 (3.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1069 (79.66%) C#
2 519 (38.67%) JavaScript
3 444 (33.08%) SQL
4 162 (12.07%) Java
5 128 (9.54%) VB.NET
6 119 (8.87%) T-SQL
7 103 (7.68%) C++
8 59 (4.40%) C
8 59 (4.40%) VB
9 44 (3.28%) VBScript
10 37 (2.76%) Python
11 32 (2.38%) VB6
12 26 (1.94%) PHP
13 25 (1.86%) Ruby
14 22 (1.64%) Perl
15 17 (1.27%) VC++
16 15 (1.12%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.04%) PL/SQL
18 13 (0.97%) VBA
19 12 (0.89%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 216 (16.10%) Degree
2 26 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (0.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.60%) ISEB
5 7 (0.52%) Postgraduate
5 7 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.30%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.22%) MCSD
9 2 (0.15%) MCAD
9 2 (0.15%) CITP
9 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.15%) PMP
9 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.15%) MCTS
10 1 (0.075%) MCITP
10 1 (0.075%) HND
10 1 (0.075%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.075%) PhD
10 1 (0.075%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.95%) QA
2 21 (1.56%) SLA
3 7 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.22%) COBIT
4 3 (0.22%) Basel III
System Software
1 9 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.30%) Xen
5 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.15%) vSphere
5 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (0.82%) Puppet
2 7 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.37%) Nagios
4 4 (0.30%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.30%) Ansible
5 2 (0.15%) Control-M
5 2 (0.15%) WSUS
6 1 (0.075%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.075%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.075%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 424 (31.59%) Microsoft
2 134 (9.99%) Oracle
3 44 (3.28%) Google
4 27 (2.01%) Twitter
5 23 (1.71%) Sybase
6 19 (1.42%) SAP
7 18 (1.34%) Cognos
8 16 (1.19%) Sitecore
9 14 (1.04%) Facebook
9 14 (1.04%) VMware
10 12 (0.89%) Apple
11 10 (0.75%) Yahoo!
11 10 (0.75%) Sony
12 9 (0.67%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.67%) Telerik
13 6 (0.45%) Citrix
14 5 (0.37%) Business Objects
14 5 (0.37%) FrontRange
14 5 (0.37%) Perforce
14 5 (0.37%) Epicor
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + an incredible benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Inverness, Inverness-Shire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Fife
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum to £35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Neg + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago