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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 550 565 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.70% 17.14% 18.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.61% 41.45% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 413 402 402
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £50,000 £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
1206 1363 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.82% 41.34% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 867 872 741
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Glasgow +2 246 £40,000 - 37
Edinburgh -3 226 £40,000 - 37
Aberdeen +4 23 £42,500 +13.33% 5
West Lothian -4 16 £35,000 -5.40% 5
Dundee +4 13 £37,500 +21.95% 1
Stirling -2 8 - -
Renfrewshire +5 6 £39,000 -13.33%
North Lanarkshire - 4 £21,000 - 1
Fife -10 3 £28,500 -33.72%
Falkirk +1 1 £30,000 +9.09%
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £21,000 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 924 (78.50%) C#
2 682 (57.94%) ASP.NET
3 647 (54.97%) SQL Server
4 508 (43.16%) JavaScript
5 458 (38.91%) MVC
6 452 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
7 389 (33.05%) SQL
8 381 (32.37%) HTML
9 344 (29.23%) CSS
10 339 (28.80%) jQuery
11 317 (26.93%) Microsoft
12 303 (25.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 299 (25.40%) .NET Framework
14 279 (23.70%) Software Engineering
15 226 (19.20%) Degree
16 206 (17.50%) Visual Studio
17 198 (16.82%) TDD
18 189 (16.06%) MS Excel
19 168 (14.27%) OO
20 167 (14.19%) Windows
21 161 (13.68%) Finance
22 155 (13.17%) WCF
23 151 (12.83%) NHibernate
24 146 (12.40%) T-SQL
25 144 (12.23%) Oracle
25 144 (12.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 136 (11.55%) Java
27 132 (11.21%) Computer Science
28 126 (10.71%) Ajax
29 124 (10.54%) Scrum

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 122 (10.37%) SharePoint
2 70 (5.95%) IIS
3 58 (4.93%) Umbraco
4 43 (3.65%) CMS
5 30 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 29 (2.46%) Node.js
7 19 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.76%) NServiceBus
10 9 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.68%) Drupal
11 8 (0.68%) Apache
12 7 (0.59%) IBM Notes
12 7 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.51%) WordPress
13 6 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.34%) Jetty
15 4 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 189 (16.06%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.02%) InfoPath
3 10 (0.85%) MS Office
4 6 (0.51%) MS Project
5 4 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.085%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.085%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 48 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.68%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.25%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.17%) Maximo
5 2 (0.17%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.085%) Movex
6 1 (0.085%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.085%) Endur
6 1 (0.085%) Epicor Tropos
6 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 70 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (5.18%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (1.61%) SaaS
4 8 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.51%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.51%) GitHub
7 4 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.34%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.87%) HTTP
2 19 (1.61%) Ethernet
2 19 (1.61%) Intranet
3 15 (1.27%) Internet
4 9 (0.76%) DNS
5 6 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.34%) FTP
6 4 (0.34%) DHCP
6 4 (0.34%) IPsec
7 1 (0.085%) ASN.1
7 1 (0.085%) VLAN
7 1 (0.085%) Firewall
7 1 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.085%) LDAP
7 1 (0.085%) VPN
7 1 (0.085%) SSL
7 1 (0.085%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 647 (54.97%) SQL Server
2 110 (9.35%) Relational Database
3 106 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 88 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 62 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (4.93%) RDBMS
7 40 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (2.72%) NoSQL
10 24 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (1.70%) MySQL
12 18 (1.53%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.27%) QlikView
13 15 (1.27%) BusinessObjects XI
14 12 (1.02%) MongoDB
15 10 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.68%) MS Access
16 8 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (0.68%) Hadoop
17 6 (0.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 206 (17.50%) Visual Studio
2 63 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 55 (4.67%) Git (software)
4 46 (3.91%) Subversion
5 24 (2.04%) Selenium
6 23 (1.95%) NUnit
7 17 (1.44%) Moq
8 15 (1.27%) Appium
9 12 (1.02%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.85%) Maven
10 10 (0.85%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.76%) NCrunch
11 9 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.68%) LoadRunner
12 8 (0.68%) Jenkins
13 7 (0.59%) ReSharper
14 5 (0.42%) InstallShield
15 4 (0.34%) Introscope
15 4 (0.34%) Xcode
15 4 (0.34%) Mercurial
General
1 161 (13.68%) Finance
2 27 (2.29%) Electronics
3 26 (2.21%) Law
4 24 (2.04%) Retail
5 22 (1.87%) Banking
6 20 (1.70%) Marketing
7 16 (1.36%) Advertising
7 16 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.76%) Games
10 7 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.59%) Back Office
11 6 (0.51%) Legal
12 4 (0.34%) Local Government
12 4 (0.34%) German Language
12 4 (0.34%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.34%) Turkish Language
13 3 (0.25%) Publishing
13 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 842 (71.54%) Developer
2 336 (28.55%) .NET Developer
3 192 (16.31%) Software Developer
4 182 (15.46%) C# Developer
5 147 (12.49%) Software Engineer
6 129 (10.96%) Senior Developer
7 120 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 86 (7.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 82 (6.97%) Analyst
10 76 (6.46%) Web Developer
11 66 (5.61%) Programmer
12 64 (5.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 50 (4.25%) Lead Developer
14 45 (3.82%) Applications Support
15 36 (3.06%) Senior .NET Developer
16 33 (2.80%) Software Programmer
17 32 (2.72%) Support Analyst
17 32 (2.72%) Senior Software Engineer
18 31 (2.63%) C# Software Developer
19 30 (2.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 682 (57.94%) ASP.NET
2 381 (32.37%) HTML
3 344 (29.23%) CSS
4 339 (28.80%) jQuery
5 303 (25.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 299 (25.40%) .NET Framework
7 155 (13.17%) WCF
8 151 (12.83%) NHibernate
9 144 (12.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 126 (10.71%) Ajax
11 117 (9.94%) Web Services
12 115 (9.77%) HTML5
13 99 (8.41%) WPF
14 98 (8.33%) XML
15 81 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 57 (4.84%) CSS3
17 56 (4.76%) WinForms
18 55 (4.67%) LINQ
19 49 (4.16%) AngularJS
20 46 (3.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 132 (11.21%) Computer Science
2 69 (5.86%) User Experience
3 51 (4.33%) Mathematics
4 48 (4.08%) Cryptography
5 44 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (3.14%) Mobile App
6 37 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (2.46%) Visualisation
8 25 (2.12%) N-Tier
8 25 (2.12%) Social Media
9 22 (1.87%) Physics
10 19 (1.61%) CUDA
11 17 (1.44%) Open Source
12 15 (1.27%) BBC
13 14 (1.19%) iPad
14 13 (1.10%) iPhone
15 8 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (0.68%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.59%) DTV
17 6 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 167 (14.19%) Windows
2 66 (5.61%) UNIX
3 48 (4.08%) Linux
4 40 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.87%) Android
6 11 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.85%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.34%) Solaris
10 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.17%) SUSE
11 2 (0.17%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.17%) CentOS
12 1 (0.085%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.085%) AIX
12 1 (0.085%) HPUX
12 1 (0.085%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (38.91%) MVC
2 452 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
3 279 (23.70%) Software Engineering
4 198 (16.82%) TDD
5 168 (14.27%) OO
6 124 (10.54%) Scrum
7 110 (9.35%) Unit Testing
8 104 (8.84%) Web Development
9 93 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
10 75 (6.37%) OOP
11 72 (6.12%) Mentoring
12 66 (5.61%) E-Commerce
13 58 (4.93%) CRM
14 42 (3.57%) SOA
14 42 (3.57%) Project Management
15 41 (3.48%) Automated Testing
16 37 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (3.14%) iOS Development
17 36 (3.06%) OOD
18 35 (2.97%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 924 (78.50%) C#
2 508 (43.16%) JavaScript
3 389 (33.05%) SQL
4 146 (12.40%) T-SQL
5 136 (11.55%) Java
6 122 (10.37%) VB.NET
7 97 (8.24%) C++
8 60 (5.10%) C
9 58 (4.93%) VB
10 28 (2.38%) VBA
11 25 (2.12%) Objective-C
12 24 (2.04%) Ruby
13 21 (1.78%) VC++
14 20 (1.70%) PHP
14 20 (1.70%) PL/SQL
15 17 (1.44%) Python
16 16 (1.36%) XPath
17 15 (1.27%) VB6
18 12 (1.02%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.93%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 226 (19.20%) Degree
2 43 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.68%) ISEB
4 6 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.42%) MCP
5 5 (0.42%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.25%) MCSD
6 3 (0.25%) PhD
7 2 (0.17%) PMP
7 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.17%) CITP
7 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.085%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.085%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.085%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.085%) MCTS
8 1 (0.085%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.14%) QA
2 10 (0.85%) SLA
3 3 (0.25%) COBIT
3 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.42%) Docker
3 4 (0.34%) Xen
3 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.17%) Firmware
5 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.085%) RACF
6 1 (0.085%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.085%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.085%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.085%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (0.93%) Puppet
2 9 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.34%) Ansible
4 3 (0.25%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.17%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.17%) Nagios
6 1 (0.085%) WSUS
Vendors
1 317 (26.93%) Microsoft
2 144 (12.23%) Oracle
3 35 (2.97%) Google
4 21 (1.78%) Sybase
5 18 (1.53%) Cognos
6 16 (1.36%) Business Objects
6 16 (1.36%) Apple
6 16 (1.36%) Yahoo!
6 16 (1.36%) Facebook
7 15 (1.27%) Tableau
7 15 (1.27%) Sony
8 13 (1.10%) SAP
8 13 (1.10%) IBM
8 13 (1.10%) Twitter
9 10 (0.85%) Xamarin
10 9 (0.76%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.68%) Iron Speed
12 7 (0.59%) Red Gate
12 7 (0.59%) HP
12 7 (0.59%) Lotus
Livingston, West Lothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Optimus Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago