Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 5 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 396 455 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.57% 18.37% 12.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.72% 47.69% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 297 316 215
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.88% - -

.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 997 954 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.68% 38.51% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 637 619 520
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,825
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

.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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 July 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.

1 345 (87.12%) C#
2 209 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (43.94%) SQL Server
4 159 (40.15%) MVC
5 154 (38.89%) SQL
6 145 (36.62%) ASP.NET
7 141 (35.61%) JavaScript
8 117 (29.55%) Java
9 112 (28.28%) HTML
10 106 (26.77%) Microsoft
11 101 (25.51%) Software Engineering
12 99 (25.00%) Scrum
13 93 (23.48%) Degree
14 90 (22.73%) CSS
15 88 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 81 (20.45%) Visual Studio
17 80 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
18 78 (19.70%) AngularJS
19 71 (17.93%) TDD
20 66 (16.67%) Finance
21 63 (15.91%) .NET Framework
22 61 (15.40%) OO
23 60 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
24 58 (14.65%) Test Automation
25 53 (13.38%) Windows
26 52 (13.13%) Git (software)
27 50 (12.63%) SDLC
28 49 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
28 49 (12.37%) Oracle
29 48 (12.12%) C++

.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 16 (4.04%) CMS
2 13 (3.28%) Umbraco
3 7 (1.77%) EPiServer
3 7 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.52%) Apache
5 5 (1.26%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.26%) IIS
6 3 (0.76%) SAS
7 2 (0.51%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.25%) Confluence
8 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.25%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.25%) Maya
4 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics SL
2 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 60 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.28%) npm
3 11 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.02%) SaaS
5 7 (1.77%) GitHub
6 5 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.26%) NuGet
7 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.25%) Asana
8 1 (0.25%) Office 365
8 1 (0.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.30%) SMS
2 4 (1.01%) Internet
3 2 (0.51%) DNS
3 2 (0.51%) Firewall
3 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) DHCP
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
4 1 (0.25%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.25%) SAN
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (43.94%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.81%) GIS
3 22 (5.56%) Big Data
4 20 (5.05%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.54%) MySQL
6 13 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
6 13 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.02%) HBase
8 8 (2.02%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.02%) Redis
8 8 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.76%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.76%) Spatial Data
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 81 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 52 (13.13%) Git (software)
3 32 (8.08%) Selenium
3 32 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (6.57%) Subversion
5 24 (6.06%) JUnit
6 23 (5.81%) Jasmine
7 22 (5.56%) TestNG
8 21 (5.30%) NetBeans
9 20 (5.05%) Protractor
10 13 (3.28%) Grunt
10 13 (3.28%) gulp
10 13 (3.28%) Jenkins
11 12 (3.03%) Bugzilla
12 8 (2.02%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.77%) NUnit
14 6 (1.52%) JIRA
14 6 (1.52%) Moq
14 6 (1.52%) MSBuild
14 6 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 66 (16.67%) Finance
2 21 (5.30%) Advertising
3 20 (5.05%) Marketing
4 9 (2.27%) Banking
5 8 (2.02%) Retail
6 6 (1.52%) Electronics
6 6 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.51%) Games
8 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
9 1 (0.25%) Local Government
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 227 (57.32%) Developer
2 132 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 67 (16.92%) Software Developer
4 64 (16.16%) C# Developer
5 57 (14.39%) Software Engineer
6 31 (7.83%) .NET Software Developer
6 31 (7.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 27 (6.82%) C# Software Engineer
9 26 (6.57%) Test Engineer
10 24 (6.06%) Java Engineer
10 24 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
11 20 (5.05%) Architect
11 20 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (4.80%) Senior .NET Developer
13 18 (4.55%) Analyst
14 16 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (4.04%) Senior Software Developer
15 13 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
15 13 (3.28%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (36.62%) ASP.NET
2 112 (28.28%) HTML
3 90 (22.73%) CSS
4 88 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 78 (19.70%) AngularJS
6 63 (15.91%) .NET Framework
7 49 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 46 (11.62%) WPF
9 45 (11.36%) RESTful
10 32 (8.08%) HTML5
11 31 (7.83%) Entity Framework
12 29 (7.32%) SOAP
13 27 (6.82%) Web Services
14 24 (6.06%) React
15 23 (5.81%) jQuery
16 22 (5.56%) Node.js
17 20 (5.05%) Swing
18 18 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 14 (3.54%) XML
20 12 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.62%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (6.57%) Computer Science
3 25 (6.31%) Robotics
4 16 (4.04%) Fintech
5 15 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.53%) User Experience
8 8 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.02%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.76%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.51%) Xbox
12 1 (0.25%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.25%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.25%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 53 (13.38%) Windows
2 10 (2.53%) Linux
3 6 (1.52%) Android
3 6 (1.52%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.26%) Debian
4 5 (1.26%) Unix
5 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (40.15%) MVC
3 101 (25.51%) Software Engineering
4 99 (25.00%) Scrum
5 80 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (17.93%) TDD
7 61 (15.40%) OO
8 58 (14.65%) Test Automation
9 50 (12.63%) SDLC
10 36 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 35 (8.84%) Unit Testing
12 28 (7.07%) Mentoring
12 28 (7.07%) Software Testing
12 28 (7.07%) Web Development
13 25 (6.31%) Innovative Thinking
14 23 (5.81%) SOA
15 22 (5.56%) BDD
16 21 (5.30%) Decision-Making
16 21 (5.30%) Visualisation
17 20 (5.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 345 (87.12%) C#
2 154 (38.89%) SQL
3 141 (35.61%) JavaScript
4 117 (29.55%) Java
5 48 (12.12%) C++
6 31 (7.83%) VB.NET
7 26 (6.57%) T-SQL
8 25 (6.31%) TypeScript
9 24 (6.06%) Python
10 21 (5.30%) C
10 21 (5.30%) PowerShell
11 16 (4.04%) VB
12 14 (3.54%) PHP
13 10 (2.53%) PL/SQL
13 10 (2.53%) VBA
14 8 (2.02%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.02%) Perl
15 6 (1.52%) Fortran
16 4 (1.01%) XAML
17 3 (0.76%) F#
Qualifications
1 93 (23.48%) Degree
2 21 (5.30%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.02%) PhD
5 6 (1.52%) ISEB
5 6 (1.52%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.76%) MBA
6 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.76%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.51%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.02%) QA
2 6 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.01%) GDPR
4 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.76%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) Firmware
2 1 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.25%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 106 (26.77%) Microsoft
2 49 (12.37%) Oracle
3 12 (3.03%) Facebook
4 9 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.52%) SAP
6 5 (1.26%) Google
7 2 (0.51%) Pega
7 2 (0.51%) Splunk
7 2 (0.51%) Tableau
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe
8 1 (0.25%) HP
8 1 (0.25%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.25%) Twitter
8 1 (0.25%) Veritas