The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 1 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing .NET 14 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 38.89% 55.36% 4.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.64% 86.11% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 4
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £50,500 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Scotland

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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 61.11% 64.29% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 6
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

.NET
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the West Lothian region.

.NET Salary Trend in West Lothian

.NET
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in West Lothian

.NET
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 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
Livingston -1 12 £35,000 -6.66% 2
.NET
Scotland

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 21 (87.50%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (54.17%) HTML
4 13 (54.17%) CSS
4 13 (54.17%) jQuery
5 9 (37.50%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 8 (33.33%) WCF
6 8 (33.33%) HTML5
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
8 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
9 5 (20.83%) C++
9 5 (20.83%) IIS
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Android
9 5 (20.83%) Android Development
9 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
10 4 (16.67%) C
10 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 5 (20.83%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SSDT
4 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Informix
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Xcode
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Software Developer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Junior
8 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (54.17%) CSS
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) jQuery
3 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 8 (33.33%) WCF
4 8 (33.33%) HTML5
5 7 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.50%) WinForms
8 2 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (8.33%) REST
9 1 (4.17%) CSS3
9 1 (4.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (4.17%) Task Parallel Library
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.17%) PLINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.83%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.83%) Android Development
4 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (12.50%) UML
7 2 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) ERP
8 1 (4.17%) Process Management
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.17%) Use Case
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (20.83%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) C
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Telerik
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Xamarin
Livingston
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Livingston
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 6 days ago