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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 406 627 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.60% 16.86% 15.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.09% 45.01% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 293 470 349
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £29,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
1157 1393 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.92% 37.47% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 711 913 782
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Edinburgh -12 177 £40,000 - 26
Glasgow -3 161 £40,000 +10.34% 51
West Lothian 0 12 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Aberdeen -2 10 £42,000 +7.69% 5
West Dunbartonshire -3 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Dundee -12 8 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Fife -1 6 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Argyll and Bute - 5 £30,000 -
Stirling +6 3 £34,500 -
Renfrewshire - 3 £35,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Moray - 3 - -
Highlands +2 1 £40,000 +6.66%
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £60,000 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 637 (75.65%) C#
2 460 (54.63%) SQL Server
3 442 (52.49%) ASP.NET
4 371 (44.06%) JavaScript
5 368 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
6 350 (41.57%) MVC
7 321 (38.12%) HTML
8 278 (33.02%) Microsoft
9 268 (31.83%) CSS
10 255 (30.29%) SQL
11 218 (25.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 180 (21.38%) TDD
13 175 (20.78%) .NET Framework
14 168 (19.95%) jQuery
15 161 (19.12%) Software Engineering
16 160 (19.00%) Degree
17 148 (17.58%) MS Excel
18 142 (16.86%) Java
19 134 (15.91%) SDLC
20 128 (15.20%) AngularJS
21 125 (14.85%) OO
22 107 (12.71%) SharePoint
23 104 (12.35%) Finance
23 104 (12.35%) Entity Framework
24 102 (12.11%) Oracle
24 102 (12.11%) Computer Science
25 99 (11.76%) Windows
26 97 (11.52%) Unit Testing
27 92 (10.93%) Scrum
28 90 (10.69%) Web Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 107 (12.71%) SharePoint
2 53 (6.29%) IIS
3 34 (4.04%) CMS
4 30 (3.56%) Node.js
5 29 (3.44%) Umbraco
6 26 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (2.02%) Apache
8 14 (1.66%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.19%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.71%) Drupal
11 6 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.36%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.24%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.24%) SilverStripe
13 2 (0.24%) SAS
14 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 148 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.73%) InfoPath
3 7 (0.83%) MS Office
4 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.78%) thinkFolio
2 12 (1.43%) Markit EDM
3 11 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.24%) Endur
5 2 (0.24%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) BPCS
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.43%) Office 365
4 8 (0.95%) GitHub
4 8 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.59%) SaaS
6 4 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.14%) Ethernet
2 12 (1.43%) Internet
2 12 (1.43%) Firewall
3 10 (1.19%) HTTP
4 9 (1.07%) Network Security
5 8 (0.95%) SAN
6 6 (0.71%) Intranet
6 6 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.24%) DNS
7 2 (0.24%) WAN
7 2 (0.24%) UPnP
8 1 (0.12%) VoIP
8 1 (0.12%) IPsec
8 1 (0.12%) NAS
8 1 (0.12%) DHCP
8 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 460 (54.63%) SQL Server
2 84 (9.98%) Relational Database
3 75 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (4.99%) NoSQL
7 29 (3.44%) MySQL
8 22 (2.61%) MongoDB
9 20 (2.38%) RDBMS
10 19 (2.26%) MS Access
11 18 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (1.66%) Big Data
15 8 (0.95%) RavenDB
15 8 (0.95%) DataStage
15 8 (0.95%) DTS
15 8 (0.95%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 81 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 58 (6.89%) Git (software)
3 41 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (4.75%) Subversion
5 25 (2.97%) TeamCity
6 14 (1.66%) Selenium
6 14 (1.66%) JIRA
7 13 (1.54%) MSBuild
8 12 (1.43%) GitLab
9 9 (1.07%) JUnit
10 8 (0.95%) Maven
10 8 (0.95%) HttpUnit
10 8 (0.95%) JMeter
11 7 (0.83%) SpecFlow
11 7 (0.83%) WatiN
11 7 (0.83%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.71%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.71%) AccuRev
13 5 (0.59%) Hudson
13 5 (0.59%) Jenkins
General
1 104 (12.35%) Finance
2 35 (4.16%) Banking
3 23 (2.73%) Manufacturing
4 22 (2.61%) Electronics
5 18 (2.14%) Marketing
6 16 (1.90%) Retail
7 10 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
8 9 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.71%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.36%) Games
12 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
12 2 (0.24%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 586 (69.60%) Developer
2 263 (31.24%) .NET Developer
3 133 (15.80%) Senior Developer
4 95 (11.28%) C# Developer
5 81 (9.62%) Software Engineer
6 77 (9.14%) Software Developer
7 70 (8.31%) Web Developer
8 59 (7.01%) ASP.NET Developer
9 58 (6.89%) C# .NET Developer
10 42 (4.99%) Analyst
11 40 (4.75%) Senior .NET Developer
12 31 (3.68%) Graduate
13 29 (3.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (2.97%) Programmer
15 24 (2.85%) Applications Developer
16 23 (2.73%) AWS Developer
17 20 (2.38%) Junior
18 19 (2.26%) Java Developer
18 19 (2.26%) Graduate Developer
19 18 (2.14%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (52.49%) ASP.NET
2 321 (38.12%) HTML
3 268 (31.83%) CSS
4 218 (25.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 175 (20.78%) .NET Framework
6 168 (19.95%) jQuery
7 128 (15.20%) AngularJS
8 104 (12.35%) Entity Framework
9 85 (10.10%) XML
10 83 (9.86%) HTML5
11 81 (9.62%) WCF
11 81 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 73 (8.67%) Web Services
13 68 (8.08%) NHibernate
14 54 (6.41%) WinForms
15 49 (5.82%) Spring.NET
16 47 (5.58%) WPF
17 46 (5.46%) Castle Windsor
18 41 (4.87%) RESTful
19 40 (4.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 102 (12.11%) Computer Science
2 48 (5.70%) User Experience
3 42 (4.99%) Mathematics
4 29 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.73%) Visualisation
6 19 (2.26%) Physics
7 16 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 13 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.31%) Social Media
11 10 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (1.19%) BBC
12 9 (1.07%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (0.83%) CUDA
14 7 (0.83%) EPoS
15 6 (0.71%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.71%) W3C
16 5 (0.59%) GIS
16 5 (0.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 99 (11.76%) Windows
2 36 (4.28%) Android
3 32 (3.80%) Linux
4 30 (3.56%) Apple iOS
5 24 (2.85%) UNIX
6 5 (0.59%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.59%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.59%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.36%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.12%) OS/400
9 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (41.57%) MVC
3 180 (21.38%) TDD
4 161 (19.12%) Software Engineering
5 134 (15.91%) SDLC
6 125 (14.85%) OO
7 97 (11.52%) Unit Testing
8 92 (10.93%) Scrum
9 90 (10.69%) Web Development
10 65 (7.72%) Open Source
10 65 (7.72%) Mentoring
11 48 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (5.70%) OOP
12 47 (5.58%) BDD
12 47 (5.58%) Web Application Development
13 40 (4.75%) Waterfall
14 35 (4.16%) Project Management
15 33 (3.92%) UML
15 33 (3.92%) Software Architecture
16 29 (3.44%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 637 (75.65%) C#
2 371 (44.06%) JavaScript
3 255 (30.29%) SQL
4 142 (16.86%) Java
5 78 (9.26%) VB.NET
6 69 (8.19%) T-SQL
7 61 (7.24%) C++
8 47 (5.58%) C
8 47 (5.58%) Ruby
9 37 (4.39%) PHP
9 37 (4.39%) PL/SQL
10 25 (2.97%) VB
11 22 (2.61%) Perl
12 21 (2.49%) Python
13 20 (2.38%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.02%) VC++
15 12 (1.43%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.43%) VBA
16 9 (1.07%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.83%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 160 (19.00%) Degree
2 48 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (0.71%) ISEB
5 5 (0.59%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.36%) MCP
8 2 (0.24%) PhD
9 1 (0.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.73%) QA
2 13 (1.54%) SLA
3 7 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) MiFID
4 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.12%) AIFMD
System Software
1 13 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.07%) VMware ESX
3 5 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.12%) Firmware
4 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (1.19%) Nagios
2 5 (0.59%) Puppet
2 5 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 278 (33.02%) Microsoft
2 102 (12.11%) Oracle
3 23 (2.73%) Xamarin
4 15 (1.78%) VMware
4 15 (1.78%) Alterian
5 13 (1.54%) Google
5 13 (1.54%) IBM
5 13 (1.54%) Apple
6 11 (1.31%) Facebook
7 10 (1.19%) Lotus
7 10 (1.19%) Splunk
7 10 (1.19%) Yahoo!
7 10 (1.19%) Telerik
7 10 (1.19%) Sony
8 9 (1.07%) SAP
9 8 (0.95%) Informatica
10 7 (0.83%) TIBCO
11 6 (0.71%) Perforce
11 6 (0.71%) F5
12 5 (0.59%) Misys
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
7 Fifty Two Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Search Manchester IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £37000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-50k+ bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tranent, East Lothian
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago