Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 8 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 352 444 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 13.90% 16.83% 9.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.55% 45.59% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 273 317 163
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,900 £55,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 963 974 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 38.03% 36.92% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 608 631 504
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +8.43% -0.60% +4.38%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Edinburgh

.NET
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for .NET in Edinburgh

.NET
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for .NET.

1 318 (90.34%) C#
2 180 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (46.31%) SQL Server
4 155 (44.03%) SQL
5 131 (37.22%) MVC
6 127 (36.08%) JavaScript
7 126 (35.80%) ASP.NET
8 120 (34.09%) Software Engineering
9 102 (28.98%) Java
10 100 (28.41%) Microsoft
11 85 (24.15%) Finance
12 83 (23.58%) Degree
13 82 (23.30%) Visual Studio
14 81 (23.01%) Continuous Integration
15 73 (20.74%) HTML
16 69 (19.60%) AngularJS
17 68 (19.32%) Scrum
18 67 (19.03%) CSS
18 67 (19.03%) Microsoft Azure
19 66 (18.75%) Git (software)
20 65 (18.47%) OO
21 58 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
22 57 (16.19%) TDD
23 53 (15.06%) .NET Framework
24 52 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
25 50 (14.20%) Test Automation
25 50 (14.20%) Windows
26 47 (13.35%) Team Foundation Server
27 43 (12.22%) WPF
27 43 (12.22%) Oracle

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (5.11%) IIS
2 8 (2.27%) CMS
3 6 (1.70%) Apache
3 6 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.42%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.42%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.57%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.28%) Confluence
6 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.28%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.28%) Maya
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.28%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 67 (19.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.69%) npm
3 12 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.27%) GitHub
5 6 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.70%) SaaS
6 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.57%) NuGet
8 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.28%) Office 365
8 1 (0.28%) PaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.40%) SMS
2 5 (1.42%) Internet
3 2 (0.57%) DNS
3 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) DHCP
4 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (46.31%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.24%) Big Data
3 27 (7.67%) GIS
4 13 (3.69%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.70%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.14%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.85%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.85%) SSDT
11 2 (0.57%) MySQL
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.28%) DB2
12 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 82 (23.30%) Visual Studio
2 66 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 47 (13.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (7.67%) NetBeans
5 23 (6.53%) Subversion
6 22 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 21 (5.97%) Selenium
7 21 (5.97%) TeamCity
8 20 (5.68%) SpecFlow
9 14 (3.98%) Visual Studio Team System
10 13 (3.69%) JUnit
11 12 (3.41%) Grunt
11 12 (3.41%) gulp
11 12 (3.41%) NUnit
12 11 (3.13%) Jasmine
12 11 (3.13%) JIRA
13 10 (2.84%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.84%) TestNG
14 9 (2.56%) Protractor
15 8 (2.27%) Bugzilla
General
1 85 (24.15%) Finance
2 17 (4.83%) Marketing
3 8 (2.27%) Electronics
3 8 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.70%) Advertising
5 5 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.14%) Banking
7 3 (0.85%) Games
8 2 (0.57%) Legal
8 2 (0.57%) Retail
9 1 (0.28%) Front Office
9 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 200 (56.82%) Developer
2 126 (35.80%) .NET Developer
3 75 (21.31%) Software Engineer
4 74 (21.02%) Software Developer
5 58 (16.48%) C# Developer
6 43 (12.22%) .NET Software Developer
6 43 (12.22%) C# Software Engineer
6 43 (12.22%) Senior Developer
7 41 (11.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 37 (10.51%) Java Engineer
8 37 (10.51%) Java Software Engineer
9 31 (8.81%) Senior .NET Developer
10 25 (7.10%) Senior Software Developer
11 24 (6.82%) Java Developer
12 23 (6.53%) .NET Software Engineer
13 22 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
14 21 (5.97%) Full Stack Developer
15 20 (5.68%) C# Software Developer
16 19 (5.40%) Junior
16 19 (5.40%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (35.80%) ASP.NET
2 73 (20.74%) HTML
3 69 (19.60%) AngularJS
4 67 (19.03%) CSS
5 58 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 53 (15.06%) .NET Framework
7 52 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (12.22%) WPF
9 38 (10.80%) RESTful
10 34 (9.66%) SOAP
11 27 (7.67%) Swing
12 26 (7.39%) HTML5
13 21 (5.97%) jQuery
14 20 (5.68%) REST
14 20 (5.68%) Web Services
15 17 (4.83%) Node.js
16 16 (4.55%) React
16 16 (4.55%) XML
17 15 (4.26%) Entity Framework
18 13 (3.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.51%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (7.39%) Robotics
3 23 (6.53%) Computer Science
3 23 (6.53%) Fintech
4 13 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.84%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.70%) User Experience
7 3 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.57%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.57%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.57%) Xbox
9 1 (0.28%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.28%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.28%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.28%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.20%) Windows
2 10 (2.84%) Unix
3 8 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.85%) Android
5 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (37.22%) MVC
3 120 (34.09%) Software Engineering
4 81 (23.01%) Continuous Integration
5 68 (19.32%) Scrum
6 65 (18.47%) OO
7 57 (16.19%) TDD
8 50 (14.20%) Test Automation
9 42 (11.93%) Software Testing
10 37 (10.51%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (9.66%) SDLC
12 31 (8.81%) DevOps
13 30 (8.52%) SOA
14 28 (7.95%) Web Development
15 27 (7.67%) Visualisation
16 26 (7.39%) Decision-Making
16 26 (7.39%) Innovative Thinking
16 26 (7.39%) Mentoring
16 26 (7.39%) Storage Management
17 24 (6.82%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 318 (90.34%) C#
2 155 (44.03%) SQL
3 127 (36.08%) JavaScript
4 102 (28.98%) Java
5 32 (9.09%) C++
6 28 (7.95%) PowerShell
7 24 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.97%) TypeScript
8 21 (5.97%) VB.NET
9 17 (4.83%) PL/SQL
9 17 (4.83%) Python
10 5 (1.42%) F#
11 4 (1.14%) C
11 4 (1.14%) PHP
12 2 (0.57%) VB
12 2 (0.57%) VB6
12 2 (0.57%) XAML
13 1 (0.28%) Fortran
13 1 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 83 (23.58%) Degree
2 27 (7.67%) Numerate Degree
3 12 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.42%) ISEB
4 5 (1.42%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.85%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.85%) MBA
6 3 (0.85%) PhD
7 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.99%) QA
2 6 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.14%) GDPR
4 3 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.85%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (3.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) Docker
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.28%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 100 (28.41%) Microsoft
2 43 (12.22%) Oracle
3 14 (3.98%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.27%) SAP
5 6 (1.70%) Google
6 3 (0.85%) Facebook
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe
7 1 (0.28%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.28%) Splunk