Period
to 27 July 2021

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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > Scotland
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 96 75 113
Rank change year-on-year -21 +38 -15
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 113 65 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 2.56% 2.80% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.57% 6.27% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 81 52 94
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,750 £42,500 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -11.11%
75th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £49,267
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,875 £52,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +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 1,721 1,037 2,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.98% 44.62% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,126 651 1,443
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Scotland

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in Scotland.

Salary trend for .NET Framework in Scotland

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Framework in Scotland over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

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 27 July 2021. 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 +1 56 £57,500 +27.78% 8
Edinburgh -21 45 £50,000 +5.10% 7
Aberdeen -16 8 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Dundee -19 4 £47,500 -11.63%
Midlothian - 1 £47,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £52,500 -
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 112 (99.12%) C#
3 69 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (54.87%) MVC
5 55 (48.67%) SQL Server
6 54 (47.79%) ASP.NET
6 54 (47.79%) Entity Framework
7 52 (46.02%) .NET Core
8 50 (44.25%) JavaScript
9 44 (38.94%) Azure
10 42 (37.17%) React
11 38 (33.63%) HTML
12 37 (32.74%) Software Engineering
13 36 (31.86%) DevOps
14 35 (30.97%) CSS
15 30 (26.55%) OO
15 30 (26.55%) AngularJS
15 30 (26.55%) Microservices
16 25 (22.12%) AWS
16 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (22.12%) SOLID
17 24 (21.24%) Computer Science
18 23 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (20.35%) OOP
19 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
19 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET Web API
20 20 (17.70%) Scrum
20 20 (17.70%) Docker
21 19 (16.81%) SDLC
21 19 (16.81%) Kubernetes

.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 4 (3.54%) CMS
1 4 (3.54%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.77%) Drupal
2 2 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.77%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (38.94%) Azure
2 25 (22.12%) AWS
3 11 (9.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (4.42%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 5 (4.42%) Azure Service Bus
4 5 (4.42%) GitHub
4 5 (4.42%) Serverless
5 2 (1.77%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.88%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (48.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.39%) MySQL
3 12 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.31%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.42%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.77%) Power BI
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.08%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.77%) Subversion
4 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.88%) JIRA
5 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.88%) Moq
5 1 (0.88%) NUnit
5 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (6.19%) Public Sector
2 6 (5.31%) Social Skills
3 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.42%) Finance
4 2 (1.77%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 87 (76.99%) Developer
2 39 (34.51%) Software Developer
3 33 (29.20%) .NET Developer
4 26 (23.01%) Senior Developer
5 21 (18.58%) .NET Software Developer
5 21 (18.58%) Software Engineer
6 20 (17.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (15.93%) C# Developer
8 12 (10.62%) Senior Software Developer
9 11 (9.73%) Angular Developer
10 10 (8.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (6.19%) Lead Developer
12 6 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (5.31%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (5.31%) Lead Software Engineer
12 6 (5.31%) Senior Software Engineer
13 4 (3.54%) C# Software Engineer
14 3 (2.65%) React Developer
14 3 (2.65%) Senior .NET Software Developer
15 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (47.79%) ASP.NET
2 54 (47.79%) Entity Framework
3 52 (46.02%) .NET Core
4 42 (37.17%) React
5 38 (33.63%) HTML
6 35 (30.97%) CSS
7 30 (26.55%) AngularJS
8 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 15 (13.27%) HTML5
11 15 (13.27%) Web Services
12 14 (12.39%) Vue.js
13 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET Core
13 12 (10.62%) REST
14 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 7 (6.19%) CSS3
14 7 (6.19%) jQuery
14 7 (6.19%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (14.16%) Legacy Code
3 11 (9.73%) FMCG
3 11 (9.73%) Legacy Systems
3 11 (9.73%) Raspberry Pi
4 10 (8.85%) Algorithms
4 10 (8.85%) Data Structures
4 10 (8.85%) LIMS
5 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.77%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (54.87%) MVC
3 37 (32.74%) Software Engineering
4 36 (31.86%) DevOps
5 30 (26.55%) Microservices
5 30 (26.55%) OO
6 25 (22.12%) SOLID
7 24 (21.24%) Computer Science
8 23 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (20.35%) OOP
9 20 (17.70%) Scrum
10 19 (16.81%) SDLC
11 16 (14.16%) CQRS
11 16 (14.16%) Mob Programming
11 16 (14.16%) Pair Programming
12 13 (11.50%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (10.62%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (10.62%) Data Science
14 11 (9.73%) TDD
14 11 (9.73%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 112 (99.12%) C#
2 50 (44.25%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.04%) SQL
4 14 (12.39%) Java
5 13 (11.50%) Python
6 9 (7.96%) C++
6 9 (7.96%) VB
7 6 (5.31%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.54%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (13.27%) Degree
2 14 (12.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (16.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.31%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.42%) Google
4 2 (1.77%) Sitecore