Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 393 408 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.87% 18.55% 12.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.21% 44.49% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 312 270 257
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,525 £30,725 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

.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 931 917 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.23% 41.68% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 638 600 570
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

.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 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 (87.79%) C#
2 203 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (42.49%) MVC
4 156 (39.69%) SQL Server
5 152 (38.68%) JavaScript
6 151 (38.42%) ASP.NET
7 146 (37.15%) HTML
8 131 (33.33%) SQL
9 109 (27.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 106 (26.97%) Scrum
11 104 (26.46%) Microsoft
12 101 (25.70%) CSS
13 100 (25.45%) Java
14 77 (19.59%) Visual Studio
14 77 (19.59%) TDD
15 75 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
15 75 (19.08%) AngularJS
16 71 (18.07%) Software Engineering
17 70 (17.81%) Degree
18 60 (15.27%) Windows
19 56 (14.25%) C++
19 56 (14.25%) .NET Framework
20 54 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
21 50 (12.72%) SDLC
22 49 (12.47%) WPF
23 48 (12.21%) RESTful
24 47 (11.96%) Test Automation
25 46 (11.70%) Finance
26 44 (11.20%) Unit Testing
27 43 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API

.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 21 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.09%) Umbraco
3 16 (4.07%) CMS
4 11 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (2.29%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.51%) SAS
6 2 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.51%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.25%) Apache
7 1 (0.25%) Confluence
7 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.51%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics SL
2 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 54 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.82%) NuGet
3 14 (3.56%) npm
4 11 (2.80%) Office 365
5 9 (2.29%) SaaS
6 8 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.76%) GitHub
9 2 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.25%) Asana
10 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.25%) Serverless
10 1 (0.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.07%) SMS
2 9 (2.29%) Intranet
3 3 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.51%) Firewall
5 1 (0.25%) DHCP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) SAN
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (39.69%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.09%) GIS
3 18 (4.58%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (4.07%) Big Data
4 16 (4.07%) MySQL
5 14 (3.56%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.54%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.04%) HBase
10 8 (2.04%) Redis
11 5 (1.27%) Spatial Data
11 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.76%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.51%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.25%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 77 (19.59%) Visual Studio
2 41 (10.43%) Git (software)
3 38 (9.67%) Selenium
4 23 (5.85%) Jasmine
5 21 (5.34%) JUnit
5 21 (5.34%) TestNG
6 20 (5.09%) Protractor
7 19 (4.83%) Bugzilla
7 19 (4.83%) MSBuild
8 16 (4.07%) Maven
8 16 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (3.82%) Artifactory
9 15 (3.82%) CMake
9 15 (3.82%) Jenkins
9 15 (3.82%) NetBeans
9 15 (3.82%) Phabricator
9 15 (3.82%) Ranorex
9 15 (3.82%) SonarQube
9 15 (3.82%) Subversion
10 11 (2.80%) Moq
General
1 46 (11.70%) Finance
2 35 (8.91%) Advertising
3 19 (4.83%) Marketing
4 17 (4.33%) Retail
5 9 (2.29%) Local Government
6 8 (2.04%) Banking
7 2 (0.51%) Automotive
7 2 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 251 (63.87%) Developer
2 123 (31.30%) .NET Developer
3 93 (23.66%) C# Developer
4 56 (14.25%) Software Engineer
5 45 (11.45%) Software Developer
6 33 (8.40%) Test Engineer
7 29 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (5.60%) C# Software Engineer
9 21 (5.34%) Senior Developer
10 20 (5.09%) Development Engineer
10 20 (5.09%) Software Development Engineer
11 19 (4.83%) .NET Software Developer
11 19 (4.83%) Architect
12 17 (4.33%) Java Engineer
12 17 (4.33%) Java Software Engineer
13 16 (4.07%) SharePoint Developer
14 15 (3.82%) Software Test Engineer
14 15 (3.82%) Test Development Engineer
15 14 (3.56%) ASP.NET Developer
16 13 (3.31%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (38.42%) ASP.NET
2 146 (37.15%) HTML
3 109 (27.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 101 (25.70%) CSS
5 75 (19.08%) AngularJS
6 56 (14.25%) .NET Framework
7 49 (12.47%) WPF
8 48 (12.21%) RESTful
9 43 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (8.65%) React
11 33 (8.40%) HTML5
12 28 (7.12%) Entity Framework
13 27 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 22 (5.60%) jQuery
15 21 (5.34%) SOAP
15 21 (5.34%) Web Services
16 16 (4.07%) CSS3
16 16 (4.07%) Node.js
16 16 (4.07%) XML
17 15 (3.82%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.67%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (7.63%) Robotics
3 23 (5.85%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (4.33%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (4.07%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.56%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.05%) User Experience
8 11 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.29%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.53%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.02%) Fintech
11 4 (1.02%) PMI
12 3 (0.76%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.51%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.25%) 3D Graphics
14 1 (0.25%) Device Driver
14 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 1 (0.25%) iSeries
14 1 (0.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.27%) Windows
2 24 (6.11%) Linux
3 15 (3.82%) Debian
4 3 (0.76%) Android
5 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.51%) Unix
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (42.49%) MVC
3 106 (26.97%) Scrum
4 77 (19.59%) TDD
5 75 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (18.07%) Software Engineering
7 50 (12.72%) SDLC
8 47 (11.96%) Test Automation
9 44 (11.20%) Unit Testing
10 43 (10.94%) OO
11 31 (7.89%) Innovative Thinking
12 26 (6.62%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (6.11%) BDD
13 24 (6.11%) Web Development
14 23 (5.85%) MVVM
15 22 (5.60%) DevOps
16 18 (4.58%) Mentoring
16 18 (4.58%) Open Source
16 18 (4.58%) SOA
17 17 (4.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 345 (87.79%) C#
2 152 (38.68%) JavaScript
3 131 (33.33%) SQL
4 100 (25.45%) Java
5 56 (14.25%) C++
6 32 (8.14%) Python
7 28 (7.12%) T-SQL
8 25 (6.36%) C
9 23 (5.85%) VB
10 18 (4.58%) VB.NET
11 16 (4.07%) TypeScript
12 12 (3.05%) PHP
12 12 (3.05%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.54%) VBA
14 9 (2.29%) Perl
15 8 (2.04%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.78%) ES6
17 5 (1.27%) Fortran
17 5 (1.27%) Scala
18 4 (1.02%) XAML
Qualifications
1 70 (17.81%) Degree
2 15 (3.82%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (1.53%) PhD
4 4 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.02%) ISEB
4 4 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.02%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.02%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.51%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.25%) MBA
6 1 (0.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.25%) Docker
1 1 (0.25%) Firmware
1 1 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.25%) Ansible
2 1 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.25%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.25%) Kibana
2 1 (0.25%) logstash
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 104 (26.46%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.89%) Oracle
3 17 (4.33%) Facebook
4 5 (1.27%) Google
4 5 (1.27%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.51%) Pega
5 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.51%) Tableau
6 1 (0.25%) HP
6 1 (0.25%) IBM
6 1 (0.25%) KANA
6 1 (0.25%) Splunk
6 1 (0.25%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.25%) Twitter
6 1 (0.25%) Veritas