Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 83 99
Rank change year-on-year -28 +16 +9
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 123 180 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.31% 3.21% 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.70% 8.17% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 77 133 89
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,750 £27,700
90th Percentile £56,750 £59,750 £54,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

.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 2,159 2,203 1,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.54% 39.27% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,449 1,442 1,257
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,750
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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +11 57 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Glasgow -42 46 £46,500 -7.00% 9
West Lothian -15 7 £37,500 -13.79% 3
Aberdeenshire +2 3 £41,000 -
Aberdeen -7 3 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Dundee - 2 £40,773 - 1
South Lanarkshire -6 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 123 (100.00%) .NET
2 106 (86.18%) C#
3 88 (71.54%) SQL Server
4 79 (64.23%) MVC
5 75 (60.98%) ASP.NET
6 67 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (47.15%) JavaScript
8 53 (43.09%) Microsoft
8 53 (43.09%) Entity Framework
9 49 (39.84%) SQL
10 44 (35.77%) AngularJS
11 42 (34.15%) HTML
11 42 (34.15%) CSS
12 38 (30.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (30.08%) Web Services
14 36 (29.27%) Git (software)
15 33 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (24.39%) Visual Studio
17 29 (23.58%) Microsoft Azure
18 28 (22.76%) Team Foundation Server
18 28 (22.76%) TDD
19 27 (21.95%) OO
19 27 (21.95%) jQuery
20 26 (21.14%) ASP.NET MVC
21 25 (20.33%) Degree
22 23 (18.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 23 (18.70%) Scrum
23 22 (17.89%) Software Engineering
23 22 (17.89%) Unit Testing
24 21 (17.07%) RESTful

.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 12 (9.76%) IIS
2 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.63%) CMS
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.63%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (23.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.32%) PaaS
4 8 (6.50%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.63%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.81%) npm
7 1 (0.81%) Office 365
7 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) DNS
1 3 (2.44%) HTTP
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (71.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (9.76%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.50%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (3.25%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.44%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (1.63%) Big Data
11 2 (1.63%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.63%) MySQL
11 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.81%) DB2
Development Applications
1 36 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 30 (24.39%) Visual Studio
3 28 (22.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.69%) NUnit
5 6 (4.88%) MSTest
6 5 (4.07%) Hudson
6 5 (4.07%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.25%) JIRA
7 4 (3.25%) Subversion
7 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.44%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.44%) Selenium
8 3 (2.44%) webpack
9 2 (1.63%) Moq
9 2 (1.63%) NCrunch
9 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 20 (16.26%) Finance
2 16 (13.01%) Banking
3 6 (4.88%) Marketing
4 4 (3.25%) Advertising
4 4 (3.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Law
5 2 (1.63%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (73.98%) Developer
2 54 (43.90%) .NET Developer
3 29 (23.58%) C# Developer
4 28 (22.76%) Software Developer
5 26 (21.14%) Senior Developer
6 23 (18.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (16.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (12.20%) Software Engineer
9 14 (11.38%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (10.57%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (9.76%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (8.94%) Full Stack Developer
12 11 (8.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 11 (8.94%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (8.94%) Web Developer
13 8 (6.50%) Programmer
13 8 (6.50%) Senior C# Software Developer
14 7 (5.69%) Senior .NET Software Developer
15 6 (4.88%) Full Stack Web Developer
15 6 (4.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (60.98%) ASP.NET
3 53 (43.09%) Entity Framework
4 44 (35.77%) AngularJS
5 42 (34.15%) CSS
5 42 (34.15%) HTML
6 38 (30.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 37 (30.08%) Web Services
8 27 (21.95%) jQuery
9 26 (21.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (17.07%) RESTful
11 18 (14.63%) WCF
12 15 (12.20%) HTML5
13 13 (10.57%) CSS3
14 12 (9.76%) JSON
15 11 (8.94%) SOAP
16 10 (8.13%) LINQ
17 9 (7.32%) XML
18 8 (6.50%) REST
19 7 (5.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.50%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.88%) Fintech
4 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.63%) Animation
6 2 (1.63%) EPoS
6 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.63%) User Experience
6 2 (1.63%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.81%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) Windows Server
2 6 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (64.23%) MVC
2 67 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (22.76%) TDD
5 27 (21.95%) OO
6 23 (18.70%) Scrum
7 22 (17.89%) Software Engineering
7 22 (17.89%) Unit Testing
8 20 (16.26%) Computer Science
8 20 (16.26%) Web Development
9 18 (14.63%) SOA
10 14 (11.38%) Mentoring
10 14 (11.38%) Microservices
11 13 (10.57%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (9.76%) CRM
12 12 (9.76%) Test Automation
13 11 (8.94%) SDLC
14 10 (8.13%) Decision-Making
15 9 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
15 9 (7.32%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 106 (86.18%) C#
2 58 (47.15%) JavaScript
3 49 (39.84%) SQL
4 18 (14.63%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.32%) TypeScript
6 6 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.07%) Java
7 5 (4.07%) Ruby
8 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.63%) F#
9 2 (1.63%) R
10 1 (0.81%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) PHP
10 1 (0.81%) Python
10 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.81%) VB
10 1 (0.81%) VB6
10 1 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (20.33%) Degree
2 17 (13.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.25%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
2 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 53 (43.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle
3 6 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.44%) Facebook
4 3 (2.44%) Google
4 3 (2.44%) HP
4 3 (2.44%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.63%) Sybase
6 1 (0.81%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) Solace
6 1 (0.81%) TIBCO