Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 81 83
Rank change year-on-year -34 +2 +15
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 119 173 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.21% 3.13% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.50% 8.13% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 81 136 85
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £56,250
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

.NET Framework 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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,163 2,127 2,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.14% 38.44% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,452 1,373 1,208
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,675
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £59,750
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Scotland

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for .NET Framework in Scotland

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Framework in Scotland

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 54 £45,000 +10.43% 12
Glasgow -33 53 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Dundee +16 3 £40,773 -4.06%
West Lothian -21 3 £21,000 -47.50%
Aberdeen -8 2 £40,000 +23.08% 2
South Lanarkshire -1 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Scotland region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 119 (100.00%) .NET
2 105 (88.24%) C#
3 87 (73.11%) SQL Server
4 79 (66.39%) MVC
5 73 (61.34%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (60.50%) ASP.NET
7 56 (47.06%) Entity Framework
8 47 (39.50%) Microsoft
9 45 (37.82%) SQL
10 41 (34.45%) JavaScript
11 40 (33.61%) AngularJS
12 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (31.09%) Git (software)
13 37 (31.09%) TDD
14 29 (24.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (23.53%) HTML
15 28 (23.53%) CSS
15 28 (23.53%) Visual Studio
16 27 (22.69%) Web Services
16 27 (22.69%) Microsoft Azure
16 27 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (21.85%) RESTful
17 26 (21.85%) OO
18 25 (21.01%) Team Foundation Server
19 24 (20.17%) jQuery
20 23 (19.33%) WCF
20 23 (19.33%) Enterprise Software
21 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
21 21 (17.65%) Scrum
22 18 (15.13%) Degree

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (5.88%) IIS
2 5 (4.20%) CMS
3 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.52%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.68%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.84%) Drupal
6 1 (0.84%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (22.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.88%) PaaS
4 4 (3.36%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.68%) GitHub
5 2 (1.68%) Office 365
6 1 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (73.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (12.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 14 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.68%) Big Data
9 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.84%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.84%) DB2
10 1 (0.84%) MySQL
10 1 (0.84%) Power BI
10 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 37 (31.09%) Git (software)
2 28 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 25 (21.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.88%) NUnit
5 6 (5.04%) MSTest
6 5 (4.20%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.36%) Hudson
8 3 (2.52%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.68%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.68%) JIRA
9 2 (1.68%) Moq
9 2 (1.68%) NCrunch
9 2 (1.68%) TestComplete
9 2 (1.68%) webpack
10 1 (0.84%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.84%) Subversion
10 1 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (14.29%) Finance
2 13 (10.92%) Advertising
3 8 (6.72%) Banking
4 5 (4.20%) Law
5 4 (3.36%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.68%) Games
6 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (72.27%) Developer
2 56 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 24 (20.17%) C# Developer
4 23 (19.33%) Senior Developer
5 19 (15.97%) Software Developer
6 18 (15.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (10.92%) Software Engineer
9 11 (9.24%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (8.40%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (8.40%) Senior Software Developer
11 9 (7.56%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (6.72%) Analyst
12 8 (6.72%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (6.72%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 8 (6.72%) Test Engineer
13 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (5.88%) Senior C# Software Developer
14 6 (5.04%) CRM Developer
14 6 (5.04%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (60.50%) ASP.NET
3 56 (47.06%) Entity Framework
4 40 (33.61%) AngularJS
5 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (24.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (23.53%) CSS
7 28 (23.53%) HTML
8 27 (22.69%) Web Services
9 26 (21.85%) RESTful
10 24 (20.17%) jQuery
11 23 (19.33%) WCF
12 16 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 14 (11.76%) Node.js
14 13 (10.92%) Code First Entity Framework
15 9 (7.56%) HTML5
16 8 (6.72%) JSON
17 7 (5.88%) CSS3
17 7 (5.88%) REST
17 7 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.33%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (10.92%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.88%) Fintech
3 7 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.68%) Animation
6 2 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.68%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.68%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.84%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.84%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.84%) LIMS
7 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 4 (3.36%) Windows
3 1 (0.84%) Unix
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (66.39%) MVC
2 73 (61.34%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (31.09%) TDD
4 27 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (21.85%) OO
6 21 (17.65%) Scrum
6 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 17 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 15 (12.61%) BDD
8 15 (12.61%) Web Application Development
9 13 (10.92%) Mentoring
9 13 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (10.92%) SOA
10 12 (10.08%) Test Automation
11 11 (9.24%) Decision-Making
11 11 (9.24%) SDLC
12 10 (8.40%) Microservices
12 10 (8.40%) Web Development
13 9 (7.56%) CRM
13 9 (7.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 105 (88.24%) C#
2 45 (37.82%) SQL
3 41 (34.45%) JavaScript
4 17 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.92%) Ruby
6 6 (5.04%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.36%) Java
8 3 (2.52%) XAML
9 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.84%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.84%) C
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) PHP
10 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.84%) VB
10 1 (0.84%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (15.13%) Degree
2 10 (8.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.52%) ISEB
3 3 (2.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.84%) GDPR
2 1 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.84%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (39.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.24%) Facebook
3 5 (4.20%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.20%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle
5 2 (1.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.84%) Google
6 1 (0.84%) Solace
6 1 (0.84%) TIBCO