Period
to 21 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 18 13
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5 -6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 455 274 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.98% 10.96% 12.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.15% 36.24% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 318 184 241
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 965 756 937
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.13% 30.23% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 605 509 628
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £61,350 £56,825
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, 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.

1 368 (80.88%) C#
2 260 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (37.36%) JavaScript
4 162 (35.60%) MVC
5 160 (35.16%) SQL Server
6 153 (33.63%) ASP.NET
7 143 (31.43%) SQL
8 137 (30.11%) HTML
9 116 (25.49%) Java
9 116 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 113 (24.84%) CSS
11 112 (24.62%) AngularJS
12 106 (23.30%) Finance
13 94 (20.66%) .NET Framework
14 80 (17.58%) TDD
14 80 (17.58%) Microsoft
15 76 (16.70%) RESTful
16 74 (16.26%) Degree
17 70 (15.38%) Visual Studio
18 69 (15.16%) Software Engineering
19 68 (14.95%) SDLC
20 65 (14.29%) Git (software)
21 64 (14.07%) Entity Framework
21 64 (14.07%) ASP.NET Web API
22 58 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
23 55 (12.09%) Scrum
24 54 (11.87%) WCF
25 53 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
26 52 (11.43%) NoSQL
27 51 (11.21%) Web Application Development

.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 43 (9.45%) CMS
2 21 (4.62%) Umbraco
3 14 (3.08%) EPiServer
4 13 (2.86%) IIS
5 11 (2.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (1.98%) Apache
7 6 (1.32%) Content Management Server
8 5 (1.10%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.10%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.22%) FileNet
11 1 (0.22%) JBoss
11 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.22%) InVision
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.22%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) iTrent
2 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.22%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.42%) SaaS
4 5 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.66%) PaaS
6 2 (0.44%) GitHub
6 2 (0.44%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Office 365
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.10%) SAN
1 5 (1.10%) SMS
2 4 (0.88%) DNS
3 2 (0.44%) DHCP
3 2 (0.44%) Internet
3 2 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.44%) SSL
3 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (35.16%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 34 (7.47%) SQL Server 2016
4 29 (6.37%) Relational Database
5 23 (5.05%) Big Data
6 18 (3.96%) Hadoop
7 16 (3.52%) RDBMS
8 14 (3.08%) GIS
9 9 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.10%) BigQuery
11 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.88%) MySQL
12 4 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 70 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 65 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 33 (7.25%) Selenium
4 24 (5.27%) Jasmine
4 24 (5.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (4.62%) Maven
6 20 (4.40%) JUnit
7 19 (4.18%) Jenkins
8 17 (3.74%) Subversion
9 16 (3.52%) MSBuild
10 15 (3.30%) Protractor
10 15 (3.30%) TestNG
11 13 (2.86%) JIRA
12 10 (2.20%) Karma Test Runner
12 10 (2.20%) Mocha
12 10 (2.20%) NUnit
13 9 (1.98%) Artifactory
13 9 (1.98%) CMake
13 9 (1.98%) NuGet
13 9 (1.98%) Ranorex
General
1 106 (23.30%) Finance
2 39 (8.57%) Marketing
3 16 (3.52%) Financial Institution
4 12 (2.64%) Military
5 11 (2.42%) Banking
6 3 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Back Office
7 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 304 (66.81%) Developer
2 168 (36.92%) .NET Developer
3 135 (29.67%) C# Developer
4 80 (17.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (15.16%) Senior Developer
6 65 (14.29%) Software Engineer
7 62 (13.63%) Software Developer
8 50 (10.99%) .NET Software Developer
9 41 (9.01%) Senior .NET Developer
10 40 (8.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (7.47%) Senior C# Developer
12 33 (7.25%) C# Software Developer
13 31 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 31 (6.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 29 (6.37%) Web Developer
15 28 (6.15%) Test Engineer
16 23 (5.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 18 (3.96%) Data Scientist
18 16 (3.52%) C# Software Engineer
18 16 (3.52%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (33.63%) ASP.NET
2 137 (30.11%) HTML
3 116 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 113 (24.84%) CSS
5 112 (24.62%) AngularJS
6 94 (20.66%) .NET Framework
7 76 (16.70%) RESTful
8 64 (14.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 64 (14.07%) Entity Framework
9 54 (11.87%) WCF
10 44 (9.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 42 (9.23%) HTML5
11 42 (9.23%) Node.js
12 39 (8.57%) WPF
13 34 (7.47%) Code First Entity Framework
14 33 (7.25%) jQuery
15 27 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (5.93%) Web Services
16 20 (4.40%) Sass
16 20 (4.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 40 (8.79%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (5.93%) User Experience
6 11 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.98%) Robotics
8 8 (1.76%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.76%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.76%) Fintech
9 4 (0.88%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.66%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.66%) Spread Betting
11 2 (0.44%) Blog
11 2 (0.44%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.44%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.22%) Derivative
12 1 (0.22%) Equities
12 1 (0.22%) IVR
12 1 (0.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.01%) Windows
2 23 (5.05%) Linux
3 10 (2.20%) Android
3 10 (2.20%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.98%) Debian
5 6 (1.32%) Unix
6 4 (0.88%) Solaris
6 4 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.22%) MVS
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (35.60%) MVC
3 80 (17.58%) TDD
4 69 (15.16%) Software Engineering
5 68 (14.95%) SDLC
6 58 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (12.09%) Scrum
8 51 (11.21%) Web Application Development
9 44 (9.67%) OO
10 41 (9.01%) Test Automation
11 38 (8.35%) BDD
12 33 (7.25%) Web Development
13 32 (7.03%) Mentoring
14 31 (6.81%) Unit Testing
15 23 (5.05%) Open Source
16 22 (4.84%) Responsive Web Design
17 20 (4.40%) DevOps
18 19 (4.18%) Analytics
19 18 (3.96%) Machine Learning
20 16 (3.52%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 368 (80.88%) C#
2 170 (37.36%) JavaScript
3 143 (31.43%) SQL
4 116 (25.49%) Java
5 48 (10.55%) Python
6 40 (8.79%) Ruby
7 26 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 25 (5.49%) C++
9 24 (5.27%) Scala
10 19 (4.18%) PowerShell
10 19 (4.18%) R
11 13 (2.86%) PHP
12 11 (2.42%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.20%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.76%) VB
15 7 (1.54%) Perl
16 6 (1.32%) C
16 6 (1.32%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.88%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (16.26%) Degree
2 15 (3.30%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.88%) ISEB
4 4 (0.88%) PhD
5 3 (0.66%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.10%) QA
2 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (1.98%) Nagios
2 7 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.88%) SCCM
3 4 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.44%) Puppet
5 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.55%) Oracle
3 17 (3.74%) Xamarin
4 11 (2.42%) Sitecore
5 9 (1.98%) Splunk
5 9 (1.98%) VMware
6 8 (1.76%) F5
7 6 (1.32%) Alterian
8 5 (1.10%) Tableau
9 2 (0.44%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.44%) HP
9 2 (0.44%) Twitter
10 1 (0.22%) Citrix
10 1 (0.22%) Google
10 1 (0.22%) IBM
10 1 (0.22%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.22%) Northgate