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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 631 479 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.89% 15.72% 20.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.23% 43.11% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 479 345 444
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1395 1111 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.35% 36.46% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 927 769 840
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 £27,500 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +1 284 £40,000 +6.66% 42
Glasgow +1 259 £35,000 -12.50% 69
Aberdeen +1 32 £39,000 -2.50% 17
Dundee +10 17 £40,000 -2.42% 1
West Lothian +17 9 £35,000 - 3
Fife 0 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Stirling - 3 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £32,500 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Renfrewshire +1 1 £50,000 -
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
Highlands - 1 £37,500 -
Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1055 (80.78%) C#
2 709 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 699 (53.52%) SQL Server
4 516 (39.51%) JavaScript
5 466 (35.68%) MVC
6 448 (34.30%) HTML
7 427 (32.70%) SQL
8 426 (32.62%) Microsoft
9 414 (31.70%) CSS
10 302 (23.12%) Software Engineering
10 302 (23.12%) jQuery
11 282 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 268 (20.52%) .NET Framework
13 247 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
14 205 (15.70%) Visual Studio
15 201 (15.39%) MS Excel
15 201 (15.39%) SharePoint
16 193 (14.78%) Degree
17 184 (14.09%) TDD
18 168 (12.86%) WCF
19 166 (12.71%) Windows
20 159 (12.17%) Java
21 153 (11.72%) OO
22 140 (10.72%) Oracle
23 138 (10.57%) XML
24 134 (10.26%) Scrum
25 133 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
26 129 (9.88%) VB.NET
27 126 (9.65%) Finance
28 121 (9.26%) Ajax

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 201 (15.39%) SharePoint
2 70 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 63 (4.82%) IIS
4 54 (4.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 45 (3.45%) Umbraco
6 44 (3.37%) CMS
7 31 (2.37%) Node.js
8 28 (2.14%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 14 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (0.92%) Apache
13 10 (0.77%) Drupal
13 10 (0.77%) NServiceBus
14 9 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 8 (0.61%) Jetty
16 6 (0.46%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.31%) nginx
18 3 (0.23%) Joomla!
Applications
1 201 (15.39%) MS Excel
2 47 (3.60%) InfoPath
3 24 (1.84%) MS Office
4 4 (0.31%) MS Project
5 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.077%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 61 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.23%) Maximo
5 2 (0.15%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.077%) Magento
6 1 (0.077%) Epicor Tropos
6 1 (0.077%) Movex
6 1 (0.077%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.38%) GitHub
6 4 (0.31%) SaaS
6 4 (0.31%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.15%) Route 53
9 1 (0.077%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.14%) Intranet
2 21 (1.61%) Internet
3 16 (1.23%) Ethernet
4 14 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.00%) HTTP
6 9 (0.69%) DNS
7 7 (0.54%) LDAP
8 5 (0.38%) Firewall
9 4 (0.31%) IPsec
9 4 (0.31%) DHCP
9 4 (0.31%) FTP
10 3 (0.23%) SSL
11 2 (0.15%) SAN
11 2 (0.15%) VPN
11 2 (0.15%) GPRS
11 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.15%) VLAN
12 1 (0.077%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.077%) ASN.1
12 1 (0.077%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 699 (53.52%) SQL Server
2 133 (10.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 115 (8.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 101 (7.73%) Relational Database
5 88 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 60 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 54 (4.13%) RDBMS
8 47 (3.60%) Oracle Database
9 46 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (2.22%) NoSQL
11 24 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (1.45%) PerformancePoint
13 15 (1.15%) MySQL
14 14 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (1.00%) DTS
16 11 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
18 8 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
18 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 8 (0.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 205 (15.70%) Visual Studio
2 83 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (3.75%) Subversion
4 41 (3.14%) Git (software)
5 12 (0.92%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.84%) NUnit
7 10 (0.77%) SpecFlow
8 8 (0.61%) Maven
8 8 (0.61%) ReSharper
8 8 (0.61%) Hudson
8 8 (0.61%) Moq
9 7 (0.54%) Xcode
9 7 (0.54%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 7 (0.54%) MSBuild
9 7 (0.54%) Selenium
10 6 (0.46%) JIRA
10 6 (0.46%) InstallShield
11 5 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 126 (9.65%) Finance
2 49 (3.75%) Law
3 40 (3.06%) Legal
4 36 (2.76%) Games
5 34 (2.60%) Advertising
6 28 (2.14%) Banking
7 25 (1.91%) Marketing
8 24 (1.84%) Electronics
9 23 (1.76%) Retail
9 23 (1.76%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.53%) Telecoms
11 13 (1.00%) Front Office
11 13 (1.00%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.54%) Back Office
13 6 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.38%) French Language
15 4 (0.31%) German Language
15 4 (0.31%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.31%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 931 (71.29%) Developer
2 304 (23.28%) .NET Developer
3 260 (19.91%) Software Developer
4 211 (16.16%) Software Engineer
5 177 (13.55%) C# Developer
6 151 (11.56%) Senior Developer
7 147 (11.26%) Programmer
8 99 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 93 (7.12%) Analyst
10 92 (7.04%) Web Developer
11 59 (4.52%) SharePoint Developer
12 56 (4.29%) Graduate
13 52 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
13 52 (3.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 51 (3.91%) Analyst Programmer
15 47 (3.60%) Senior Software Developer
16 45 (3.45%) Lead Developer
16 45 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
17 44 (3.37%) Software Programmer
18 43 (3.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 709 (54.29%) ASP.NET
2 448 (34.30%) HTML
3 414 (31.70%) CSS
4 302 (23.12%) jQuery
5 282 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 268 (20.52%) .NET Framework
7 168 (12.86%) WCF
8 138 (10.57%) XML
9 121 (9.26%) Ajax
10 119 (9.11%) HTML5
11 110 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 107 (8.19%) WPF
13 101 (7.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 100 (7.66%) LINQ
15 96 (7.35%) Web Services
16 81 (6.20%) WinForms
17 79 (6.05%) NHibernate
18 64 (4.90%) CSS3
19 38 (2.91%) XSLT
19 38 (2.91%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 100 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 48 (3.68%) Mathematics
3 47 (3.60%) Mobile App
4 27 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (2.07%) Visualisation
5 24 (1.84%) Physics
6 22 (1.68%) N-Tier
7 21 (1.61%) Open Source
8 17 (1.30%) Social Media
9 16 (1.23%) CUDA
9 16 (1.23%) Mobile Games
10 15 (1.15%) iPhone
11 13 (1.00%) Cryptography
12 12 (0.92%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.77%) DTV
14 9 (0.69%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.69%) BBC
15 8 (0.61%) GIS
15 8 (0.61%) Fixed Income
16 7 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 166 (12.71%) Windows
2 51 (3.91%) UNIX
3 48 (3.68%) Linux
4 36 (2.76%) Android
5 35 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.15%) NetWare
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.077%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.077%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.077%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.077%) Solaris
10 1 (0.077%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (35.68%) MVC
2 302 (23.12%) Software Engineering
3 247 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
4 184 (14.09%) TDD
5 153 (11.72%) OO
6 134 (10.26%) Scrum
7 110 (8.42%) Web Development
8 97 (7.43%) Unit Testing
9 85 (6.51%) OOP
10 76 (5.82%) CRM
11 58 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
13 49 (3.75%) SEO
14 48 (3.68%) User Experience Design
15 44 (3.37%) Project Management
16 40 (3.06%) Software Architecture
17 39 (2.99%) Workflow
18 37 (2.83%) E-Commerce
18 37 (2.83%) SOA
19 36 (2.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1055 (80.78%) C#
2 516 (39.51%) JavaScript
3 427 (32.70%) SQL
4 159 (12.17%) Java
5 129 (9.88%) VB.NET
6 104 (7.96%) T-SQL
7 96 (7.35%) C++
8 63 (4.82%) VB
9 55 (4.21%) C
10 46 (3.52%) VBScript
11 43 (3.29%) Python
12 36 (2.76%) VB6
13 26 (1.99%) PHP
14 25 (1.91%) Ruby
15 24 (1.84%) Perl
16 18 (1.38%) Shell Script
17 16 (1.23%) VC++
18 15 (1.15%) PL/SQL
19 12 (0.92%) PowerShell
20 11 (0.84%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 193 (14.78%) Degree
2 27 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (0.92%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.61%) ISEB
5 7 (0.54%) Postgraduate
6 6 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.23%) MCSD
9 2 (0.15%) MCAD
9 2 (0.15%) MCTS
9 2 (0.15%) OCP
9 2 (0.15%) OCA
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.15%) CITP
10 1 (0.077%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.077%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.077%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.077%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.077%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.13%) QA
2 18 (1.38%) SLA
3 11 (0.84%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.23%) COBIT
4 3 (0.23%) Basel III
System Software
1 11 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.31%) Xen
5 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.15%) vSphere
5 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (0.69%) Puppet
2 5 (0.38%) Nagios
2 5 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.31%) Ansible
3 4 (0.31%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.15%) Control-M
4 2 (0.15%) WSUS
5 1 (0.077%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.077%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.077%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.077%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 426 (32.62%) Microsoft
2 140 (10.72%) Oracle
3 43 (3.29%) Google
4 26 (1.99%) Sybase
5 25 (1.91%) Twitter
6 18 (1.38%) SAP
6 18 (1.38%) Sitecore
7 16 (1.23%) VMware
8 15 (1.15%) Cognos
9 13 (1.00%) Facebook
10 11 (0.84%) Apple
11 10 (0.77%) Telerik
12 9 (0.69%) Yahoo!
12 9 (0.69%) Sony
13 8 (0.61%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.46%) Citrix
14 6 (0.46%) Red Gate
15 5 (0.38%) Reuters
15 5 (0.38%) FrontRange
15 5 (0.38%) Perforce
Edinburgh & Lothians
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28800 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + annual bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + & Bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago