The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 9 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 453 431 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 18.57% 15.16% 14.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.21% 41.36% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 314 251 272
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1002 1042 1091
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 41.07% 36.65% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 657 577 684
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Scotland

.NET
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for .NET in Scotland

.NET
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Scotland over the 3 months to 30 May 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Scotland

.NET
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 221 £40,000 -11.11% 30
Glasgow -2 176 £40,000 - 22
West Lothian +3 30 £36,500 -18.88% 3
Aberdeen -6 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Dundee -10 5 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Lothian - 5 £43,000 -
Fife +3 3 £44,000 +25.71%
Falkirk - 2 £38,750 - 1
Stirling - 2 £48,750 - 1
South Lanarkshire -4 1 £40,000 +10.34%
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 30 May 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for .NET.

1 717 (84.06%) C#
2 469 (54.98%) SQL Server
3 463 (54.28%) ASP.NET
4 454 (53.22%) Agile Software Development
5 445 (52.17%) MVC
6 392 (45.96%) JavaScript
7 325 (38.10%) HTML
8 313 (36.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 253 (29.66%) SQL
10 235 (27.55%) CSS
11 229 (26.85%) AngularJS
12 219 (25.67%) Finance
13 203 (23.80%) Microsoft
14 199 (23.33%) TDD
15 181 (21.22%) .NET Framework
16 159 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
17 154 (18.05%) Visual Studio
18 149 (17.47%) Scrum
19 124 (14.54%) Java
20 121 (14.19%) ASP.NET Web API
21 117 (13.72%) WCF
22 115 (13.48%) SDLC
23 112 (13.13%) Git (software)
23 112 (13.13%) Entity Framework
24 108 (12.66%) HTML5
25 107 (12.54%) Microsoft Azure
26 104 (12.19%) Web Development
27 103 (12.08%) jQuery
28 102 (11.96%) Software Engineering
29 91 (10.67%) Degree

.NET
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 69 (8.09%) CMS
2 32 (3.75%) IIS
3 29 (3.40%) Umbraco
4 23 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 22 (2.58%) SharePoint
6 18 (2.11%) Apache
7 17 (1.99%) EPiServer
8 12 (1.41%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.70%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.47%) Content Management Server
11 4 (0.47%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.47%) Kentico
11 4 (0.47%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.23%) SAS
12 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (3.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.12%) InVision
6 1 (0.12%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 8 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.59%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.23%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.12%) iTrent
4 1 (0.12%) Line 500
4 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.12%) Sage BI
4 1 (0.12%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 107 (12.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (2.70%) SaaS
4 15 (1.76%) GitHub
5 5 (0.59%) iPaaS
5 5 (0.59%) PaaS
6 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.47%) Office 365
7 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.06%) Internet
1 9 (1.06%) Intranet
2 7 (0.82%) DNS
3 5 (0.59%) SAN
4 3 (0.35%) SSL
5 2 (0.23%) DHCP
5 2 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.23%) Wireless
6 1 (0.12%) Firewall
6 1 (0.12%) GoToMeeting
6 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.12%) LDAP
6 1 (0.12%) SSH
6 1 (0.12%) VLAN
6 1 (0.12%) VPN
6 1 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 469 (54.98%) SQL Server
2 81 (9.50%) NoSQL
3 58 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 40 (4.69%) SQL Server 2016
7 29 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (2.81%) Azure SQL Database
9 24 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (2.34%) Relational Database
11 16 (1.88%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.76%) MongoDB
12 15 (1.76%) MySQL
13 10 (1.17%) Big Data
14 9 (1.06%) RavenDB
14 9 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 154 (18.05%) Visual Studio
2 112 (13.13%) Git (software)
3 44 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (3.75%) Selenium
5 30 (3.52%) Jenkins
6 28 (3.28%) Subversion
7 26 (3.05%) Maven
8 24 (2.81%) Bitbucket
9 23 (2.70%) JIRA
9 23 (2.70%) JUnit
10 20 (2.34%) PowerBuilder
11 19 (2.23%) Jasmine
12 15 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (1.64%) NUnit
13 14 (1.64%) SpecFlow
14 11 (1.29%) TeamCity
15 9 (1.06%) Eclipse
16 8 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
17 7 (0.82%) Moq
17 7 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 219 (25.67%) Finance
2 38 (4.45%) Marketing
3 22 (2.58%) Advertising
4 19 (2.23%) Banking
5 11 (1.29%) Games
6 10 (1.17%) Retail
7 9 (1.06%) Automotive
8 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.70%) Local Government
9 5 (0.59%) German Language
9 5 (0.59%) Legal
9 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.23%) Back Office
10 2 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 656 (76.91%) Developer
2 336 (39.39%) .NET Developer
3 281 (32.94%) C# Developer
4 118 (13.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 113 (13.25%) Senior Developer
6 106 (12.43%) Software Developer
7 88 (10.32%) .NET Software Developer
8 82 (9.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 66 (7.74%) SQL Developer
10 54 (6.33%) Web Developer
11 53 (6.21%) Senior .NET Developer
12 49 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 48 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
14 44 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 44 (5.16%) Software Engineer
15 38 (4.45%) Full Stack Developer
16 37 (4.34%) Senior C# Developer
17 32 (3.75%) .NET Web Developer
18 28 (3.28%) Analyst
19 25 (2.93%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 463 (54.28%) ASP.NET
2 325 (38.10%) HTML
3 313 (36.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 235 (27.55%) CSS
5 229 (26.85%) AngularJS
6 181 (21.22%) .NET Framework
7 121 (14.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 117 (13.72%) WCF
9 112 (13.13%) Entity Framework
10 108 (12.66%) HTML5
11 103 (12.08%) jQuery
12 83 (9.73%) RESTful
13 78 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 78 (9.14%) CSS3
13 78 (9.14%) XML
14 67 (7.85%) Node.js
15 60 (7.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 52 (6.10%) Web Services
17 50 (5.86%) Code First Entity Framework
17 50 (5.86%) React
Miscellaneous
1 72 (8.44%) Greenfield Project
2 57 (6.68%) Computer Science
3 54 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
4 48 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.69%) Mobile App
6 29 (3.40%) User Experience
7 27 (3.17%) Credit Risk
8 22 (2.58%) Hedge funds
9 17 (1.99%) Fintech
10 13 (1.52%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.41%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.94%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.35%) Blog
13 3 (0.35%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.35%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.35%) Spread Betting
13 3 (0.35%) W3C
14 2 (0.23%) Clustering
14 2 (0.23%) EPoS
14 2 (0.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.34%) Windows
2 35 (4.10%) Android
2 35 (4.10%) Apple iOS
3 16 (1.88%) Linux
4 7 (0.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.47%) Unix
6 3 (0.35%) Solaris
7 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.12%) MVS
8 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (53.22%) Agile Software Development
2 445 (52.17%) MVC
3 199 (23.33%) TDD
4 159 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
5 149 (17.47%) Scrum
6 115 (13.48%) SDLC
7 104 (12.19%) Web Development
8 102 (11.96%) Software Engineering
9 79 (9.26%) Web Application Development
10 74 (8.68%) OO
11 64 (7.50%) BDD
12 43 (5.04%) Unit Testing
13 42 (4.92%) Test Automation
14 36 (4.22%) Front End Development
15 33 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (3.52%) Investment Management
17 28 (3.28%) Mobile Development
17 28 (3.28%) Responsive Web Design
18 27 (3.17%) Mentoring
19 25 (2.93%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 717 (84.06%) C#
2 392 (45.96%) JavaScript
3 253 (29.66%) SQL
4 124 (14.54%) Java
5 70 (8.21%) Ruby
6 60 (7.03%) VB.NET
7 46 (5.39%) T-SQL
8 42 (4.92%) PL/SQL
9 41 (4.81%) PHP
10 34 (3.99%) Python
11 30 (3.52%) VB
11 30 (3.52%) VBA
12 23 (2.70%) TypeScript
13 22 (2.58%) C++
14 20 (2.34%) PowerShell
14 20 (2.34%) Scala
15 18 (2.11%) R
16 15 (1.76%) Perl
17 14 (1.64%) Bash Shell
18 11 (1.29%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (10.67%) Degree
2 31 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.06%) ISEB
4 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.47%) PhD
6 3 (0.35%) MCP
7 2 (0.23%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.58%) Basel III
2 9 (1.06%) SLA
3 8 (0.94%) QA
4 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.70%) Docker
4 5 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (1.17%) Nagios
2 6 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.59%) SCCM
4 2 (0.23%) Ansible
5 1 (0.12%) Puppet
5 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 203 (23.80%) Microsoft
2 80 (9.38%) Oracle
3 29 (3.40%) Xamarin
4 24 (2.81%) Perforce
4 24 (2.81%) Sitecore
5 15 (1.76%) Alterian
6 12 (1.41%) F5
6 12 (1.41%) Facebook
6 12 (1.41%) VMware
7 10 (1.17%) Splunk
8 9 (1.06%) Adobe
9 6 (0.70%) HP
10 5 (0.59%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.47%) Google
11 4 (0.47%) Tableau
12 3 (0.35%) Infragistics
12 3 (0.35%) Nintex
12 3 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.23%) Telerik
13 2 (0.23%) Twitter
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