Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 76 77
Rank change year-on-year -28 +1 +61
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 123 203 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.40% 3.61% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.79% 9.00% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 76 160 114
Scotland median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,125 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £56,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

.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 2,123 2,256 1,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.44% 40.08% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,420 1,586 1,138
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,125 £61,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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
Glasgow -33 50 £40,000 -20.00% 25
Edinburgh -9 41 £45,000 +2.86% 15
West Lothian -16 15 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Aberdeenshire +2 7 £41,000 -
Aberdeen -12 3 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Argyll and Bute -4 1 £34,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire -10 1 £35,000 -17.65%
Highlands - 1 - - 1
South Ayrshire - 1 £37,500 -
Stirling - 1 - - 1
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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.

1 123 (100.00%) .NET
2 107 (86.99%) C#
3 85 (69.11%) ASP.NET
4 77 (62.60%) SQL Server
5 70 (56.91%) MVC
6 69 (56.10%) SQL
7 62 (50.41%) JavaScript
8 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (49.59%) Entity Framework
9 55 (44.72%) Microsoft
10 53 (43.09%) HTML
11 51 (41.46%) CSS
12 37 (30.08%) AngularJS
13 35 (28.46%) Git (software)
14 33 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (26.02%) Microsoft Azure
16 30 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (24.39%) Web Services
17 26 (21.14%) ASP.NET Web API
18 25 (20.33%) T-SQL
18 25 (20.33%) Visual Studio
19 21 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 21 (17.07%) Web Development
19 21 (17.07%) jQuery
20 20 (16.26%) Degree
20 20 (16.26%) Team Foundation Server
20 20 (16.26%) Software Engineering
20 20 (16.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 20 (16.26%) TDD
21 16 (13.01%) Amazon AWS

.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 13 (10.57%) IIS
2 4 (3.25%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.25%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (3.25%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.44%) PaaS
6 1 (0.81%) npm
6 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) HTTP
2 7 (5.69%) DNS
3 2 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (62.60%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (16.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (9.76%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.69%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (4.07%) Cosmos DB
6 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.25%) CouchDB
7 4 (3.25%) MySQL
7 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (28.46%) Git (software)
2 25 (20.33%) Visual Studio
3 20 (16.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (7.32%) JIRA
4 9 (7.32%) Subversion
5 7 (5.69%) LoadRunner
5 7 (5.69%) TeamCity
6 6 (4.88%) Hudson
6 6 (4.88%) NUnit
7 5 (4.07%) Selenium
8 3 (2.44%) Moq
9 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.63%) GitLab
9 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.81%) CA Release Automation
10 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.81%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.81%) Protractor
10 1 (0.81%) webpack
10 1 (0.81%) YouTrack
General
1 14 (11.38%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Banking
3 2 (1.63%) Marketing
3 2 (1.63%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (79.67%) Developer
2 64 (52.03%) .NET Developer
3 44 (35.77%) Software Developer
4 33 (26.83%) Senior Developer
5 30 (24.39%) C# Developer
6 24 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (17.07%) .NET Software Developer
8 19 (15.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (13.82%) Senior Software Developer
10 13 (10.57%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (10.57%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (10.57%) SQL Developer
11 11 (8.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 10 (8.13%) Software Engineer
12 10 (8.13%) SQL Server Developer
13 8 (6.50%) Web Developer
14 6 (4.88%) .NET Web Developer
14 6 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
14 6 (4.88%) Lead Developer
14 6 (4.88%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (100.00%) .NET
2 85 (69.11%) ASP.NET
3 61 (49.59%) Entity Framework
4 53 (43.09%) HTML
5 51 (41.46%) CSS
6 37 (30.08%) AngularJS
7 33 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (24.39%) Web Services
9 26 (21.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (17.07%) jQuery
11 16 (13.01%) React
12 15 (12.20%) REST
13 14 (11.38%) RESTful
13 14 (11.38%) WCF
14 13 (10.57%) XML
15 10 (8.13%) HTML5
15 10 (8.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 8 (6.50%) CSS3
17 8 (6.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.44%) EPoS
4 3 (2.44%) Fintech
4 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.44%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.63%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.63%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.94%) Windows
2 6 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (56.91%) MVC
2 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (17.07%) Web Development
5 20 (16.26%) Software Engineering
5 20 (16.26%) TDD
6 16 (13.01%) Unit Testing
7 15 (12.20%) Microservices
7 15 (12.20%) Scrum
7 15 (12.20%) SOA
8 14 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (11.38%) OO
9 13 (10.57%) SDLC
10 12 (9.76%) DevOps
10 12 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (8.13%) Computer Science
11 10 (8.13%) CRM
11 10 (8.13%) SOLID
12 9 (7.32%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 107 (86.99%) C#
2 69 (56.10%) SQL
3 62 (50.41%) JavaScript
4 25 (20.33%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.32%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.88%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.25%) Java
8 3 (2.44%) F#
8 3 (2.44%) Python
8 3 (2.44%) R
9 2 (1.63%) Delphi
10 1 (0.81%) C++
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) PHP
10 1 (0.81%) Ruby
10 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (16.26%) Degree
2 10 (8.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.25%) Master's Degree
5 3 (2.44%) MCAD
5 3 (2.44%) MCSD
5 3 (2.44%) MCTS
6 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (44.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle
2 8 (6.50%) Xamarin
3 7 (5.69%) HP
4 5 (4.07%) Google
5 2 (1.63%) Sybase