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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 457 502 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.88% 16.00% 17.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.36% 42.98% 44.69%
Number of salaries quoted 289 316 544
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,550 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
.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
1054 1168 1508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.62% 37.23% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 636 710 1049
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

.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 28 April 2016.

.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 28 April 2016. 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 0 239 £38,000 -5.00% 50
Edinburgh 0 174 £43,000 +11.68% 24
West Lothian +2 17 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Dundee +8 8 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Aberdeen -3 6 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Renfrewshire +2 4 £36,250 +9.84% 1
Fife -4 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Midlothian - 4 £36,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Aberdeenshire +2 1 £48,000 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 696 (75.57%) C#
2 441 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
3 433 (47.01%) ASP.NET
4 424 (46.04%) SQL Server
5 387 (42.02%) JavaScript
6 343 (37.24%) HTML
7 333 (36.16%) SQL
8 293 (31.81%) MVC
9 291 (31.60%) CSS
10 276 (29.97%) Microsoft
11 178 (19.33%) Finance
11 178 (19.33%) Degree
12 174 (18.89%) jQuery
13 166 (18.02%) AngularJS
14 160 (17.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 157 (17.05%) Web Development
16 156 (16.94%) XML
17 151 (16.40%) SDLC
18 147 (15.96%) Java
19 144 (15.64%) TDD
20 142 (15.42%) HTML5
21 138 (14.98%) MS Excel
22 134 (14.55%) OO
23 130 (14.12%) SharePoint
24 129 (14.01%) Software Engineering
25 122 (13.25%) Computer Science
26 116 (12.60%) .NET Framework
27 109 (11.83%) Oracle
28 102 (11.07%) Scrum
29 97 (10.53%) VB.NET

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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
1 130 (14.12%) SharePoint
2 73 (7.93%) CMS
3 64 (6.95%) Umbraco
4 44 (4.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 40 (4.34%) Sitecore CMS
6 38 (4.13%) IIS
6 38 (4.13%) Node.js
7 18 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (1.09%) Apache ServiceMix
9 9 (0.98%) Immediacy CMS
9 9 (0.98%) Kentico
9 9 (0.98%) Sitefinity
9 9 (0.98%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.76%) Apache
12 4 (0.43%) SAS
13 3 (0.33%) Drupal
14 1 (0.11%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 138 (14.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.30%) MS Office
3 4 (0.43%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.43%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.30%) Hi Portfolio
3 6 (0.65%) Sage CRM
4 4 (0.43%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.22%) Line 500
5 2 (0.22%) Magento
5 2 (0.22%) Sage BI
5 2 (0.22%) Servitor
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) Endur
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 55 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (4.23%) Office 365
3 29 (3.15%) SaaS
4 22 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (1.41%) GitHub
6 7 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.76%) Heroku
7 1 (0.11%) AdWords
7 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.87%) Internet
2 7 (0.76%) Intranet
3 6 (0.65%) HTTP
3 6 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.43%) RS-232
4 4 (0.43%) RS-485
5 3 (0.33%) Wireless
6 2 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.22%) SSL
6 2 (0.22%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (46.04%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (4.78%) Relational Database
5 37 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (3.26%) RDBMS
7 22 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (2.39%) NoSQL
8 20 (2.17%) MySQL
8 20 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
10 17 (1.85%) JasperReports
11 15 (1.63%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
14 11 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.09%) GIS
Development Applications
1 75 (8.14%) Visual Studio
2 52 (5.65%) Git (software)
3 46 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (4.56%) Subversion
5 39 (4.23%) JIRA
6 25 (2.71%) NUnit
7 22 (2.39%) PowerBuilder
8 13 (1.41%) Selenium
9 12 (1.30%) Eclipse
9 12 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.87%) JUnit
11 6 (0.65%) IntelliJ
11 6 (0.65%) Maven
11 6 (0.65%) MSTest
11 6 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (0.65%) Redmine
11 6 (0.65%) Toad
11 6 (0.65%) TortoiseSVN
12 5 (0.54%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 178 (19.33%) Finance
2 60 (6.51%) Banking
3 26 (2.82%) Marketing
4 25 (2.71%) Legal
5 17 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 15 (1.63%) Financial Institution
6 15 (1.63%) Games
7 13 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.87%) Retail
9 7 (0.76%) Automotive
10 6 (0.65%) Law
11 5 (0.54%) Advertising
11 5 (0.54%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.43%) Back Office
13 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.22%) Electronics
14 2 (0.22%) Front Office
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
15 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 654 (71.01%) Developer
2 294 (31.92%) .NET Developer
3 209 (22.69%) C# Developer
4 130 (14.12%) Software Developer
5 116 (12.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 105 (11.40%) Senior Developer
7 91 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 68 (7.38%) Web Developer
9 61 (6.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 60 (6.51%) Software Engineer
11 58 (6.30%) SQL Developer
12 57 (6.19%) C# Software Developer
13 53 (5.75%) SharePoint Developer
14 50 (5.43%) Analyst
15 42 (4.56%) .NET Software Developer
16 40 (4.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 35 (3.80%) Applications Support
17 35 (3.80%) Team Leader
18 34 (3.69%) Senior C# Developer
19 31 (3.37%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (47.01%) ASP.NET
2 343 (37.24%) HTML
3 291 (31.60%) CSS
4 174 (18.89%) jQuery
5 166 (18.02%) AngularJS
6 160 (17.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 156 (16.94%) XML
8 142 (15.42%) HTML5
9 116 (12.60%) .NET Framework
10 79 (8.58%) Web Services
11 74 (8.03%) Entity Framework
12 64 (6.95%) CSS3
13 62 (6.73%) XSLT
14 60 (6.51%) WPF
15 59 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web API
16 55 (5.97%) WCF
17 54 (5.86%) REST
18 50 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 47 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 42 (4.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 122 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 94 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (4.13%) Mobile App
4 37 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (3.37%) User Experience
6 20 (2.17%) Derivative
7 16 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
8 15 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.30%) Data Integration
9 12 (1.30%) Mathematics
10 8 (0.87%) Physics
10 8 (0.87%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.76%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.65%) Social Media
13 5 (0.54%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.54%) BBC
13 5 (0.54%) Equities
13 5 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.54%) iPad
14 4 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 88 (9.55%) Windows
2 46 (4.99%) Unix
3 40 (4.34%) Linux
4 37 (4.02%) Android
5 31 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.95%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.43%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (31.81%) MVC
3 157 (17.05%) Web Development
4 151 (16.40%) SDLC
5 144 (15.64%) TDD
6 134 (14.55%) OO
7 129 (14.01%) Software Engineering
8 102 (11.07%) Scrum
9 90 (9.77%) Mentoring
10 67 (7.27%) Unit Testing
11 57 (6.19%) CRM
12 53 (5.75%) BDD
13 47 (5.10%) Project Management
14 43 (4.67%) Asset Management
15 42 (4.56%) SOA
16 37 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (4.02%) Open Source
17 36 (3.91%) Multithreading
18 33 (3.58%) E-Commerce
18 33 (3.58%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 696 (75.57%) C#
2 387 (42.02%) JavaScript
3 333 (36.16%) SQL
4 147 (15.96%) Java
5 97 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 73 (7.93%) T-SQL
7 70 (7.60%) C++
8 50 (5.43%) PL/SQL
9 36 (3.91%) VB
10 29 (3.15%) Python
11 26 (2.82%) Ruby
12 23 (2.50%) VBA
13 22 (2.39%) PHP
14 21 (2.28%) Perl
15 17 (1.85%) Korn
15 17 (1.85%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.41%) C
17 12 (1.30%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.09%) Embedded C++
19 7 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 178 (19.33%) Degree
2 18 (1.95%) MCP
3 16 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (0.65%) PhD
6 5 (0.54%) HND
6 5 (0.54%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.33%) ISEB
7 3 (0.33%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.22%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.11%) MCITP
9 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.78%) SLA
2 26 (2.82%) QA
3 10 (1.09%) COBIT
4 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.43%) Firmware
3 2 (0.22%) Docker
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (0.33%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.22%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.11%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.11%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 276 (29.97%) Microsoft
2 109 (11.83%) Oracle
3 42 (4.56%) Sitecore
4 16 (1.74%) Xamarin
5 14 (1.52%) Sybase
6 12 (1.30%) Ab Initio
6 12 (1.30%) Ektron
7 11 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.19%) Sage
8 10 (1.09%) Cegedim Rx
8 10 (1.09%) DevExpress
8 10 (1.09%) IBM
9 8 (0.87%) Cognizant
10 7 (0.76%) Google
10 7 (0.76%) VMware
11 5 (0.54%) Apple
11 5 (0.54%) Facebook
11 5 (0.54%) Sony
11 5 (0.54%) Yahoo!
12 4 (0.43%) TIBCO
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