Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 -15
Permanent jobs citing .NET 415 287 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.84% 13.17% 9.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.35% 35.56% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 313 198 196
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £29,625 £29,625
90th Percentile £56,000 £55,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 980 807 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 37.40% 37.04% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 648 557 586
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

.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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for .NET.

1 359 (86.51%) C#
2 192 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (37.59%) HTML
4 146 (35.18%) JavaScript
5 143 (34.46%) SQL Server
6 141 (33.98%) ASP.NET
7 139 (33.49%) MVC
8 137 (33.01%) SQL
9 122 (29.40%) Java
10 117 (28.19%) CSS
11 96 (23.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 91 (21.93%) Microsoft
13 83 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 78 (18.80%) Windows
14 78 (18.80%) AngularJS
15 75 (18.07%) Scrum
15 75 (18.07%) Degree
16 71 (17.11%) Software Engineering
17 61 (14.70%) TDD
17 61 (14.70%) Finance
17 61 (14.70%) C++
18 60 (14.46%) Git (software)
19 58 (13.98%) Test Automation
20 57 (13.73%) Innovative Thinking
21 56 (13.49%) Microsoft Azure
22 55 (13.25%) RESTful
23 54 (13.01%) WPF
24 52 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
25 51 (12.29%) SDLC
26 49 (11.81%) Python

.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 25 (6.02%) Umbraco
2 22 (5.30%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.82%) CMS
4 14 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (2.41%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.20%) Apache
7 5 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.72%) Confluence
9 3 (0.72%) IIS
10 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.45%) InfoPath
2 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (13.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.86%) npm
3 14 (3.37%) Office 365
4 12 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (2.17%) SaaS
6 4 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.48%) Slack
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.24%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.89%) SMS
2 9 (2.17%) Intranet
3 2 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (34.46%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.19%) Big Data
3 31 (7.47%) GIS
4 16 (3.86%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.37%) RDBMS
5 14 (3.37%) SQL Server 2016
6 12 (2.89%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.20%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.20%) MySQL
7 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.72%) Spatial Data
9 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.48%) ArangoDB
10 2 (0.48%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 83 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 60 (14.46%) Git (software)
3 48 (11.57%) Selenium
4 30 (7.23%) MSBuild
5 27 (6.51%) Jenkins
6 26 (6.27%) Bugzilla
6 26 (6.27%) Maven
7 25 (6.02%) Artifactory
7 25 (6.02%) CMake
7 25 (6.02%) NuGet
7 25 (6.02%) Phabricator
7 25 (6.02%) Ranorex
7 25 (6.02%) SonarQube
8 22 (5.30%) NetBeans
9 17 (4.10%) Jasmine
9 17 (4.10%) Protractor
9 17 (4.10%) Subversion
10 16 (3.86%) JUnit
10 16 (3.86%) TestNG
11 13 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (14.70%) Finance
2 20 (4.82%) Advertising
3 19 (4.58%) Marketing
4 14 (3.37%) Retail
5 10 (2.41%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.17%) Banking
6 9 (2.17%) Local Government
7 5 (1.20%) Military
8 4 (0.96%) Legal
9 2 (0.48%) Automotive
9 2 (0.48%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 259 (62.41%) Developer
2 122 (29.40%) .NET Developer
3 108 (26.02%) C# Developer
4 77 (18.55%) Software Engineer
5 49 (11.81%) Senior Developer
6 47 (11.33%) Software Developer
7 43 (10.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 42 (10.12%) Test Engineer
9 30 (7.23%) C# Software Engineer
10 29 (6.99%) Development Engineer
10 29 (6.99%) Senior .NET Developer
10 29 (6.99%) Software Development Engineer
11 28 (6.75%) Software Test Engineer
11 28 (6.75%) Test Development Engineer
12 23 (5.54%) Java Engineer
12 23 (5.54%) Java Software Engineer
13 21 (5.06%) Lead Developer
14 19 (4.58%) Senior C# Developer
15 18 (4.34%) ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (4.34%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (37.59%) HTML
2 141 (33.98%) ASP.NET
3 117 (28.19%) CSS
4 96 (23.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 78 (18.80%) AngularJS
6 55 (13.25%) RESTful
7 54 (13.01%) WPF
8 45 (10.84%) .NET Framework
9 41 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (9.16%) HTML5
11 34 (8.19%) React
12 30 (7.23%) jQuery
13 29 (6.99%) SOAP
14 27 (6.51%) Swing
15 26 (6.27%) Entity Framework
16 25 (6.02%) WCF
17 24 (5.78%) Node.js
18 19 (4.58%) XML
19 18 (4.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 18 (4.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.33%) Robotics
2 32 (7.71%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (4.10%) User Experience
7 13 (3.13%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.93%) PMI
9 6 (1.45%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.96%) Blog
10 4 (0.96%) Fintech
11 3 (0.72%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.24%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.24%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.24%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.24%) iSeries
13 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.24%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 78 (18.80%) Windows
2 37 (8.92%) Linux
3 25 (6.02%) Debian
4 8 (1.93%) Unix
5 4 (0.96%) Solaris
5 4 (0.96%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Android
7 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (33.49%) MVC
3 75 (18.07%) Scrum
4 71 (17.11%) Software Engineering
5 61 (14.70%) TDD
6 58 (13.98%) Test Automation
7 57 (13.73%) Innovative Thinking
8 52 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (12.29%) SDLC
10 43 (10.36%) Mentoring
11 38 (9.16%) DevOps
12 37 (8.92%) Unit Testing
13 31 (7.47%) SOA
13 31 (7.47%) Software Testing
14 29 (6.99%) SDET
15 25 (6.02%) Continuous Delivery
16 22 (5.30%) OO
16 22 (5.30%) Visualisation
16 22 (5.30%) Web Development
17 18 (4.34%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 359 (86.51%) C#
2 146 (35.18%) JavaScript
3 137 (33.01%) SQL
4 122 (29.40%) Java
5 61 (14.70%) C++
6 49 (11.81%) Python
7 20 (4.82%) T-SQL
8 18 (4.34%) PowerShell
9 15 (3.61%) VB
10 13 (3.13%) C
10 13 (3.13%) TypeScript
10 13 (3.13%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.89%) PHP
11 12 (2.89%) Scala
12 11 (2.65%) Ruby
13 8 (1.93%) Perl
14 6 (1.45%) ES6
15 5 (1.20%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.20%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 75 (18.07%) Degree
2 27 (6.51%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (1.93%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.48%) MCSE
5 2 (0.48%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.93%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.24%) Kibana
3 1 (0.24%) logstash
3 1 (0.24%) Nagios
3 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (21.93%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.61%) Oracle
3 14 (3.37%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.45%) Facebook
5 5 (1.20%) Google
6 4 (0.96%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.72%) VMware
8 2 (0.48%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.48%) IBM
8 2 (0.48%) Splunk
9 1 (0.24%) Capita
9 1 (0.24%) Epicor
9 1 (0.24%) ESRI
9 1 (0.24%) HP
9 1 (0.24%) KANA
9 1 (0.24%) Perfecto Mobile
9 1 (0.24%) TIBCO