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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 474 535 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.99% 17.26% 16.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.49% 45.22% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 356 386 396
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
1090 1183 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.77% 38.17% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 710 831 883
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

.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 8 February 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 8 February 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 -4 235 £37,500 -6.25% 51
Edinburgh -4 162 £40,000 - 19
Dundee -8 20 £40,000 +6.66%
West Lothian +1 13 £35,000 -
Aberdeen +5 8 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Stirling +10 7 £42,000 - 1
East Ayrshire 0 6 £32,500 +36.84% 1
Fife +4 4 £28,375 -0.43%
East Lothian - 4 £40,500 -
Renfrewshire +2 3 £37,500 -3.84% 7
North Lanarkshire -3 2 £42,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £35,750 - 1
Midlothian - 2 £55,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £35,000 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 674 (75.99%) C#
2 465 (52.42%) ASP.NET
3 449 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
4 426 (48.03%) SQL Server
5 410 (46.22%) JavaScript
6 361 (40.70%) HTML
7 329 (37.09%) MVC
8 296 (33.37%) SQL
9 295 (33.26%) CSS
10 277 (31.23%) Microsoft
11 212 (23.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 200 (22.55%) Degree
13 165 (18.60%) TDD
13 165 (18.60%) AngularJS
14 161 (18.15%) jQuery
15 160 (18.04%) Java
16 150 (16.91%) OO
16 150 (16.91%) Software Engineering
17 144 (16.23%) MS Excel
18 139 (15.67%) .NET Framework
19 118 (13.30%) SDLC
20 116 (13.08%) Scrum
21 114 (12.85%) XML
21 114 (12.85%) Computer Science
22 102 (11.50%) Windows
22 102 (11.50%) Oracle
23 101 (11.39%) HTML5
24 99 (11.16%) Finance
25 96 (10.82%) VB.NET
26 95 (10.71%) Entity Framework

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 86 (9.70%) SharePoint
2 53 (5.98%) Umbraco
3 48 (5.41%) CMS
4 43 (4.85%) IIS
5 38 (4.28%) Node.js
6 24 (2.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 20 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (2.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (1.24%) SAS
10 10 (1.13%) Apache ServiceMix
11 9 (1.01%) Apache
12 5 (0.56%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.45%) Sitefinity
14 3 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.34%) Confluence
14 3 (0.34%) Immediacy CMS
14 3 (0.34%) Kentico
15 2 (0.23%) Drupal
15 2 (0.23%) JBoss
16 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 144 (16.23%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.92%) MS Office
3 5 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.45%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 19 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.34%) Hi Portfolio
3 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.23%) Servitor
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) Endur
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (4.06%) SaaS
3 32 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (2.59%) Office 365
5 13 (1.47%) GitHub
6 10 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.01%) Heroku
8 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.34%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.11%) AdWords
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.13%) Internet
2 6 (0.68%) Intranet
3 4 (0.45%) Firewall
4 3 (0.34%) HTTP
4 3 (0.34%) WAN
5 2 (0.23%) SSL
5 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.11%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.11%) RS-232
6 1 (0.11%) RS-485
6 1 (0.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 426 (48.03%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (5.86%) Relational Database
3 52 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (3.16%) NoSQL
5 28 (3.16%) RDBMS
6 25 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 22 (2.48%) MySQL
8 20 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
8 20 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 13 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (1.35%) Big Data
12 12 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 78 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 70 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 46 (5.19%) JIRA
4 44 (4.96%) Git (software)
5 40 (4.51%) Subversion
6 21 (2.37%) NUnit
7 11 (1.24%) PowerBuilder
8 8 (0.90%) Selenium
9 7 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.68%) ClearCase
10 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.56%) ReSharper
11 5 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.45%) Hudson
12 4 (0.45%) Moq
12 4 (0.45%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.45%) Toad
13 3 (0.34%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.34%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 99 (11.16%) Finance
2 27 (3.04%) Banking
3 18 (2.03%) Legal
4 17 (1.92%) Games
5 16 (1.80%) Marketing
6 15 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.35%) Retail
8 8 (0.90%) Law
9 7 (0.79%) Advertising
10 5 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.45%) Automotive
11 4 (0.45%) Electronics
12 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.23%) Front Office
14 1 (0.11%) Back Office
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Local Government
14 1 (0.11%) Military
14 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 616 (69.45%) Developer
2 295 (33.26%) .NET Developer
3 193 (21.76%) C# Developer
4 112 (12.63%) Senior Developer
5 110 (12.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 109 (12.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 109 (12.29%) Software Developer
7 77 (8.68%) Software Engineer
8 75 (8.46%) Web Developer
9 70 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 42 (4.74%) C# Software Developer
10 42 (4.74%) SQL Developer
11 39 (4.40%) .NET Software Developer
12 38 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 37 (4.17%) Analyst
13 37 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
14 36 (4.06%) Consultant
15 32 (3.61%) Applications Developer
15 32 (3.61%) C# Web Developer
15 32 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (52.42%) ASP.NET
2 361 (40.70%) HTML
3 295 (33.26%) CSS
4 212 (23.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 165 (18.60%) AngularJS
6 161 (18.15%) jQuery
7 139 (15.67%) .NET Framework
8 114 (12.85%) XML
9 101 (11.39%) HTML5
10 95 (10.71%) Entity Framework
11 79 (8.91%) Web Services
12 78 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 60 (6.76%) WCF
14 50 (5.64%) RESTful
14 50 (5.64%) WPF
15 46 (5.19%) NHibernate
16 41 (4.62%) CSS3
17 37 (4.17%) REST
18 36 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 34 (3.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 114 (12.85%) Computer Science
2 67 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (4.85%) User Experience
4 35 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (3.61%) Mathematics
6 28 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.37%) Physics
8 17 (1.92%) Social Media
9 16 (1.80%) BBC
10 11 (1.24%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.01%) Derivative
11 9 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
12 8 (0.90%) iPad
13 6 (0.68%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (0.56%) Clustering
14 5 (0.56%) Equities
14 5 (0.56%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.56%) Thin Client
15 4 (0.45%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 102 (11.50%) Windows
2 42 (4.74%) Android
3 39 (4.40%) Linux
4 31 (3.49%) Unix
5 26 (2.93%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (37.09%) MVC
3 165 (18.60%) TDD
4 150 (16.91%) OO
4 150 (16.91%) Software Engineering
5 118 (13.30%) SDLC
6 116 (13.08%) Scrum
7 72 (8.12%) Web Development
8 66 (7.44%) Mentoring
9 54 (6.09%) Project Management
10 52 (5.86%) BDD
11 49 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
11 49 (5.52%) SOA
12 43 (4.85%) Unit Testing
13 42 (4.74%) CRM
14 39 (4.40%) Waterfall
15 35 (3.95%) Front End Development
15 35 (3.95%) Open Source
16 33 (3.72%) Mobile Development
17 31 (3.49%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 674 (75.99%) C#
2 410 (46.22%) JavaScript
3 296 (33.37%) SQL
4 160 (18.04%) Java
5 96 (10.82%) VB.NET
6 77 (8.68%) C++
7 58 (6.54%) T-SQL
8 48 (5.41%) PL/SQL
9 40 (4.51%) Ruby
10 32 (3.61%) PHP
11 26 (2.93%) Python
11 26 (2.93%) VB
12 18 (2.03%) VBA
13 15 (1.69%) C
13 15 (1.69%) Embedded C++
14 14 (1.58%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.35%) Perl
16 11 (1.24%) VB6
17 9 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
18 8 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 200 (22.55%) Degree
2 29 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.35%) MCP
4 4 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.11%) ISEB
5 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.49%) SLA
2 22 (2.48%) QA
3 4 (0.45%) COBIT
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.34%) Docker
4 2 (0.23%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.23%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.11%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.11%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 277 (31.23%) Microsoft
2 102 (11.50%) Oracle
3 23 (2.59%) Google
4 22 (2.48%) Xamarin
5 18 (2.03%) Sitecore
6 17 (1.92%) Apple
6 17 (1.92%) Facebook
7 16 (1.80%) Sony
7 16 (1.80%) Yahoo!
8 12 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.35%) SAP
9 10 (1.13%) Cegedim Rx
9 10 (1.13%) DevExpress
10 8 (0.90%) Sybase
11 7 (0.79%) Ektron
12 6 (0.68%) VMware
13 4 (0.45%) Twitter
14 3 (0.34%) Ab Initio
14 3 (0.34%) Cognizant
14 3 (0.34%) Iron Speed
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Salary: £45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Paisley, Renfrewshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Benefits
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
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Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent holidays and bonus
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago