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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 464 417 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 17.23% 14.72% 13.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.70% 39.71% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 332 228 272
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

.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 1038 1050 1118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.54% 37.08% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 684 552 692
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

.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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +12 228 £40,000 -11.11% 29
Glasgow -1 194 £40,000 - 17
West Lothian +1 21 £36,500 -18.88%
Aberdeen -4 5 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Lothian - 5 £43,000 -
Fife +8 3 £44,000 +62.96%
Dundee -13 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Falkirk - 2 £38,750 -
Stirling - 2 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire -3 1 £35,000 -3.44% 1
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 749 (84.16%) C#
2 478 (53.71%) SQL Server
3 471 (52.92%) ASP.NET
4 466 (52.36%) MVC
5 462 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
6 418 (46.97%) JavaScript
7 336 (37.75%) HTML
7 336 (37.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 270 (30.34%) SQL
9 245 (27.53%) AngularJS
10 236 (26.52%) CSS
11 210 (23.60%) Finance
11 210 (23.60%) TDD
12 203 (22.81%) Microsoft
13 192 (21.57%) .NET Framework
14 179 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
15 170 (19.10%) Visual Studio
16 159 (17.87%) Scrum
17 134 (15.06%) Java
18 118 (13.26%) ASP.NET Web API
19 117 (13.15%) Git (software)
20 115 (12.92%) Software Engineering
21 113 (12.70%) Degree
21 113 (12.70%) Entity Framework
22 112 (12.58%) WCF
23 108 (12.13%) Microsoft Azure
23 108 (12.13%) SDLC
24 105 (11.80%) Web Development
25 102 (11.46%) jQuery
25 102 (11.46%) HTML5

.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 75 (8.43%) CMS
2 36 (4.04%) Umbraco
3 33 (3.71%) IIS
4 26 (2.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 23 (2.58%) SharePoint
6 21 (2.36%) Apache
7 18 (2.02%) EPiServer
8 12 (1.35%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.67%) Content Management Server
10 5 (0.56%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.45%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.45%) Kentico
11 4 (0.45%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.22%) Drupal
12 2 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.22%) SAS
12 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.11%) InVision
6 1 (0.11%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 9 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.34%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) iTrent
4 1 (0.11%) Line 500
4 1 (0.11%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.11%) Sage BI
4 1 (0.11%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.11%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 108 (12.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.47%) SaaS
4 14 (1.57%) GitHub
5 5 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.56%) iPaaS
5 5 (0.56%) PaaS
6 4 (0.45%) Office 365
7 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.24%) Intranet
2 9 (1.01%) Internet
3 7 (0.79%) DNS
4 4 (0.45%) SAN
5 3 (0.34%) SSL
6 2 (0.22%) DHCP
6 2 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.22%) SMS
6 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.11%) Firewall
7 1 (0.11%) GoToMeeting
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) LDAP
7 1 (0.11%) SSH
7 1 (0.11%) VLAN
7 1 (0.11%) VPN
7 1 (0.11%) WebEx
7 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 478 (53.71%) SQL Server
2 76 (8.54%) NoSQL
3 58 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (4.49%) SQL Server 2016
6 38 (4.27%) Relational Database
6 38 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 28 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 24 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (2.58%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (2.02%) MySQL
12 17 (1.91%) Hadoop
13 13 (1.46%) Big Data
13 13 (1.46%) MongoDB
14 11 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (1.12%) GIS
16 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.01%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 170 (19.10%) Visual Studio
2 117 (13.15%) Git (software)
3 45 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (3.26%) Jenkins
4 29 (3.26%) Maven
5 28 (3.15%) Selenium
6 26 (2.92%) Subversion
7 24 (2.70%) Bitbucket
8 23 (2.58%) JUnit
9 19 (2.13%) Jasmine
9 19 (2.13%) NUnit
10 17 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (1.69%) JIRA
12 13 (1.46%) Moq
13 12 (1.35%) PowerBuilder
14 11 (1.24%) Eclipse
15 9 (1.01%) Protractor
15 9 (1.01%) SpecFlow
15 9 (1.01%) TestNG
16 8 (0.90%) MSBuild
General
1 210 (23.60%) Finance
2 40 (4.49%) Marketing
3 20 (2.25%) Banking
4 19 (2.13%) Advertising
5 11 (1.24%) Automotive
6 9 (1.01%) Retail
7 8 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.67%) Games
8 6 (0.67%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.67%) Legal
8 6 (0.67%) Local Government
9 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.45%) Military
11 3 (0.34%) German Language
12 2 (0.22%) Publishing
13 1 (0.11%) Back Office
13 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 692 (77.75%) Developer
2 340 (38.20%) .NET Developer
3 308 (34.61%) C# Developer
4 126 (14.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 123 (13.82%) Senior Developer
6 115 (12.92%) Software Developer
7 90 (10.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 89 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 68 (7.64%) SQL Developer
10 55 (6.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 55 (6.18%) Software Engineer
11 54 (6.07%) Senior .NET Developer
12 53 (5.96%) C# Software Developer
13 52 (5.84%) Full Stack Developer
14 51 (5.73%) Web Developer
15 50 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 49 (5.51%) Senior C# Developer
17 28 (3.15%) Mid-Level C# Developer
18 27 (3.03%) Junior
19 26 (2.92%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 471 (52.92%) ASP.NET
2 336 (37.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 336 (37.75%) HTML
3 245 (27.53%) AngularJS
4 236 (26.52%) CSS
5 192 (21.57%) .NET Framework
6 118 (13.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 113 (12.70%) Entity Framework
8 112 (12.58%) WCF
9 102 (11.46%) HTML5
9 102 (11.46%) jQuery
10 89 (10.00%) RESTful
11 75 (8.43%) CSS3
11 75 (8.43%) XML
12 73 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 63 (7.08%) Node.js
14 61 (6.85%) React
15 54 (6.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 52 (5.84%) Web Services
17 51 (5.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.75%) Computer Science
2 68 (7.64%) Greenfield Project
3 54 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
4 49 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (4.04%) Mobile App
6 35 (3.93%) User Experience
7 27 (3.03%) Credit Risk
8 22 (2.47%) Hedge funds
9 18 (2.02%) Fintech
10 12 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.24%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.79%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.45%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.34%) Blog
14 3 (0.34%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.34%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.34%) Spread Betting
14 3 (0.34%) W3C
15 2 (0.22%) Clustering
16 1 (0.11%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 39 (4.38%) Windows
2 34 (3.82%) Android
3 33 (3.71%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.02%) Linux
5 7 (0.79%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.45%) Solaris
6 4 (0.45%) Unix
7 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) Debian
8 1 (0.11%) MVS
8 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (52.36%) MVC
2 462 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (23.60%) TDD
4 179 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
5 159 (17.87%) Scrum
6 115 (12.92%) Software Engineering
7 108 (12.13%) SDLC
8 105 (11.80%) Web Development
9 86 (9.66%) OO
10 79 (8.88%) Web Application Development
11 61 (6.85%) BDD
12 50 (5.62%) Unit Testing
13 39 (4.38%) Test Automation
14 35 (3.93%) Front End Development
15 33 (3.71%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (3.26%) Investment Management
16 29 (3.26%) Mentoring
16 29 (3.26%) Responsive Web Design
17 27 (3.03%) Content Management
18 26 (2.92%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 749 (84.16%) C#
2 418 (46.97%) JavaScript
3 270 (30.34%) SQL
4 134 (15.06%) Java
5 66 (7.42%) Ruby
6 61 (6.85%) VB.NET
7 47 (5.28%) T-SQL
8 45 (5.06%) PL/SQL
9 43 (4.83%) PHP
10 37 (4.16%) Python
11 30 (3.37%) VB
11 30 (3.37%) VBA
12 28 (3.15%) C++
13 23 (2.58%) TypeScript
14 21 (2.36%) PowerShell
14 21 (2.36%) Scala
15 19 (2.13%) R
16 15 (1.69%) Bash Shell
16 15 (1.69%) Perl
17 13 (1.46%) C
Qualifications
1 113 (12.70%) Degree
2 37 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.90%) ISEB
5 7 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.56%) PhD
7 4 (0.45%) MCAD
7 4 (0.45%) MCP
7 4 (0.45%) MCSD
7 4 (0.45%) MCTS
8 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.47%) Basel III
2 10 (1.12%) QA
2 10 (1.12%) SLA
3 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.67%) Docker
3 4 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (0.90%) Nagios
2 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.45%) SCCM
4 2 (0.22%) Ansible
5 1 (0.11%) Puppet
5 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 203 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 87 (9.78%) Oracle
3 28 (3.15%) Sitecore
4 26 (2.92%) Xamarin
5 24 (2.70%) Perforce
6 16 (1.80%) Alterian
7 12 (1.35%) Facebook
7 12 (1.35%) VMware
8 10 (1.12%) F5
9 9 (1.01%) Adobe
10 8 (0.90%) Splunk
11 5 (0.56%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.56%) Tableau
12 4 (0.45%) HP
13 3 (0.34%) Google
13 3 (0.34%) Nintex
13 3 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.22%) IBM
14 2 (0.22%) Telerik
14 2 (0.22%) Twitter
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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