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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 586 557 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.84% 17.10% 18.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.80% 41.51% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 465 400 452
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,700
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
1226 1342 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.41% 41.20% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 892 864 820
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £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 December 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 December 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 -2 250 £40,000 - 27
Glasgow +4 241 £40,000 - 46
Aberdeen +2 29 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Renfrewshire - 13 £42,500 -
West Lothian -2 12 £35,000 -3.44% 5
Dundee +6 9 £35,000 +16.66% 2
North Lanarkshire - 8 £30,000 - 1
Stirling -9 7 - -
Fife -6 5 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 2 £21,000 - 1
Falkirk - 2 £30,000 -
Highlands +6 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Aberdeenshire +5 1 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £48,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 968 (78.76%) C#
2 696 (56.63%) ASP.NET
3 669 (54.43%) SQL Server
4 520 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 470 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
6 465 (37.84%) MVC
7 406 (33.03%) HTML
8 395 (32.14%) SQL
9 365 (29.70%) CSS
10 342 (27.83%) Microsoft
11 334 (27.18%) jQuery
12 315 (25.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 287 (23.35%) .NET Framework
14 286 (23.27%) Software Engineering
15 234 (19.04%) Degree
16 215 (17.49%) Visual Studio
17 209 (17.01%) TDD
18 203 (16.52%) MS Excel
19 177 (14.40%) OO
20 175 (14.24%) Windows
21 163 (13.26%) Finance
22 155 (12.61%) WCF
23 148 (12.04%) SharePoint
24 144 (11.72%) Java
24 144 (11.72%) Oracle
25 142 (11.55%) NHibernate
26 136 (11.07%) T-SQL
27 132 (10.74%) VB.NET
27 132 (10.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 130 (10.58%) Ajax

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 148 (12.04%) SharePoint
2 66 (5.37%) IIS
3 57 (4.64%) Umbraco
4 40 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 39 (3.17%) CMS
6 36 (2.93%) Node.js
7 25 (2.03%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.14%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.06%) NServiceBus
10 11 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.81%) Apache
12 9 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.65%) Drupal
14 7 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.57%) WordPress
15 6 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.49%) Jetty
16 5 (0.41%) Joomla!
17 4 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
17 4 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 203 (16.52%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.55%) InfoPath
3 18 (1.46%) MS Office
4 6 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.081%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.081%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 52 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.65%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.41%) Maximo
5 4 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.24%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.081%) Movex
8 1 (0.081%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.081%) Endur
8 1 (0.081%) Magento
8 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.081%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 66 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (4.15%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (1.06%) SaaS
4 9 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (0.41%) GitHub
7 4 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.33%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.03%) HTTP
1 25 (2.03%) Intranet
2 24 (1.95%) Internet
3 16 (1.30%) Ethernet
4 10 (0.81%) DNS
5 7 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.33%) FTP
6 4 (0.33%) IPsec
6 4 (0.33%) DHCP
7 2 (0.16%) VLAN
7 2 (0.16%) Firewall
7 2 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.16%) VPN
7 2 (0.16%) SSL
7 2 (0.16%) SAN
8 1 (0.081%) LDAP
8 1 (0.081%) GPRS
8 1 (0.081%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.081%) X.25
8 1 (0.081%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 669 (54.43%) SQL Server
2 119 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 109 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 85 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 71 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (5.61%) RDBMS
7 45 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 38 (3.09%) NoSQL
9 30 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (2.36%) Oracle Database
11 18 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (1.46%) MySQL
12 15 (1.22%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.06%) QlikView
14 12 (0.98%) BusinessObjects XI
15 11 (0.90%) PerformancePoint
16 9 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.65%) Big Data
18 7 (0.57%) DTS
Development Applications
1 215 (17.49%) Visual Studio
2 67 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 53 (4.31%) Git (software)
4 40 (3.25%) Subversion
5 25 (2.03%) NUnit
6 19 (1.55%) Moq
7 18 (1.46%) Selenium
8 13 (1.06%) Appium
8 13 (1.06%) SpecFlow
9 11 (0.90%) NCrunch
10 10 (0.81%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.73%) Maven
11 9 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.73%) Jenkins
12 8 (0.65%) ReSharper
13 7 (0.57%) LoadRunner
14 5 (0.41%) JIRA
15 4 (0.33%) CruiseControl
15 4 (0.33%) Xcode
15 4 (0.33%) Hudson
General
1 163 (13.26%) Finance
2 35 (2.85%) Law
3 27 (2.20%) Electronics
4 25 (2.03%) Retail
5 20 (1.63%) Marketing
6 19 (1.55%) Advertising
7 18 (1.46%) Games
7 18 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.22%) Legal
8 15 (1.22%) Banking
9 14 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.73%) Back Office
12 4 (0.33%) French Language
12 4 (0.33%) German Language
12 4 (0.33%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.33%) Turkish Language
13 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.24%) Local Government
14 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 867 (70.55%) Developer
2 338 (27.50%) .NET Developer
3 209 (17.01%) Software Developer
4 183 (14.89%) C# Developer
5 168 (13.67%) Software Engineer
6 128 (10.41%) Senior Developer
7 120 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 96 (7.81%) Analyst
9 91 (7.40%) Programmer
10 79 (6.43%) Web Developer
11 78 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
12 64 (5.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 54 (4.39%) Applications Support
14 50 (4.07%) Lead Developer
15 43 (3.50%) Analyst Programmer
16 39 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
17 37 (3.01%) Junior
18 36 (2.93%) .NET Programmer
19 35 (2.85%) Support Analyst
20 34 (2.77%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 696 (56.63%) ASP.NET
2 406 (33.03%) HTML
3 365 (29.70%) CSS
4 334 (27.18%) jQuery
5 315 (25.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 287 (23.35%) .NET Framework
7 155 (12.61%) WCF
8 142 (11.55%) NHibernate
9 132 (10.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 130 (10.58%) Ajax
11 114 (9.28%) HTML5
11 114 (9.28%) Web Services
12 112 (9.11%) XML
13 97 (7.89%) WPF
14 72 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 64 (5.21%) LINQ
16 59 (4.80%) CSS3
17 51 (4.15%) WinForms
18 47 (3.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 46 (3.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 125 (10.17%) Computer Science
2 72 (5.86%) User Experience
3 47 (3.82%) Mathematics
4 43 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (3.50%) Mobile App
5 39 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (3.17%) Cryptography
6 31 (2.52%) Visualisation
7 29 (2.36%) Social Media
8 23 (1.87%) N-Tier
9 21 (1.71%) Open Source
9 21 (1.71%) Physics
10 16 (1.30%) BBC
10 16 (1.30%) CUDA
11 15 (1.22%) iPhone
12 14 (1.14%) iPad
13 10 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
14 9 (0.73%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.73%) DTV
15 6 (0.49%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 175 (14.24%) Windows
2 58 (4.72%) UNIX
3 56 (4.56%) Linux
4 45 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 29 (2.36%) Android
6 11 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.81%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.33%) Solaris
10 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.16%) CentOS
11 2 (0.16%) SUSE
11 2 (0.16%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.081%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.081%) AIX
12 1 (0.081%) HPUX
12 1 (0.081%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 465 (37.84%) MVC
3 286 (23.27%) Software Engineering
4 209 (17.01%) TDD
5 177 (14.40%) OO
6 130 (10.58%) Scrum
7 108 (8.79%) Unit Testing
8 99 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (7.81%) Web Development
10 81 (6.59%) OOP
11 71 (5.78%) Mentoring
12 68 (5.53%) E-Commerce
13 64 (5.21%) CRM
14 46 (3.74%) Project Management
14 46 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
15 43 (3.50%) OOD
15 43 (3.50%) SOA
15 43 (3.50%) Dependency Injection
16 40 (3.25%) ITIL
17 39 (3.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 968 (78.76%) C#
2 520 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 395 (32.14%) SQL
4 144 (11.72%) Java
5 136 (11.07%) T-SQL
6 132 (10.74%) VB.NET
7 97 (7.89%) C++
8 76 (6.18%) VB
9 55 (4.48%) C
10 29 (2.36%) VB6
11 28 (2.28%) Ruby
12 24 (1.95%) VBA
12 24 (1.95%) VBScript
12 24 (1.95%) Python
13 23 (1.87%) PHP
14 22 (1.79%) Objective-C
15 18 (1.46%) VC++
16 15 (1.22%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.22%) Perl
17 14 (1.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 234 (19.04%) Degree
2 35 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.57%) ISEB
3 7 (0.57%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.41%) MCP
5 4 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.24%) MCSD
6 3 (0.24%) PhD
6 3 (0.24%) PMP
6 3 (0.24%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.24%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.16%) CITP
7 2 (0.16%) MCTS
8 1 (0.081%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.081%) HND
8 1 (0.081%) MCAD
8 1 (0.081%) OCP
8 1 (0.081%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.82%) QA
2 10 (0.81%) SLA
3 3 (0.24%) COBIT
3 3 (0.24%) Basel III
4 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.33%) Xen
4 3 (0.24%) Docker
5 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.16%) vSphere
5 2 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.16%) Firmware
5 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.081%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (0.90%) Puppet
2 7 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.33%) Ansible
3 4 (0.33%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.33%) Nagios
4 3 (0.24%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.16%) WSUS
6 1 (0.081%) Control-M
6 1 (0.081%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.081%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.081%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 342 (27.83%) Microsoft
2 144 (11.72%) Oracle
3 44 (3.58%) Google
4 30 (2.44%) Sybase
5 22 (1.79%) Twitter
6 21 (1.71%) Cognos
7 18 (1.46%) Apple
8 17 (1.38%) SAP
8 17 (1.38%) Yahoo!
8 17 (1.38%) Facebook
9 16 (1.30%) Sony
10 15 (1.22%) IBM
11 14 (1.14%) Business Objects
12 12 (0.98%) Tableau
13 10 (0.81%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.73%) Sitecore
14 9 (0.73%) VMware
15 8 (0.65%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.65%) Iron Speed
16 7 (0.57%) Red Gate
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
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