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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 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 17 14 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 628 552 328
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 11.16% 12.57% 16.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.94% 32.86% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 375 351 237
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £33,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - +6.74%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,125 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £61,796
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

.NET 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 1,966 1,680 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.93% 38.24% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 1,108 588
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Scotland

.NET
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for .NET in Scotland

.NET
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

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 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Edinburgh -14 216 £52,500 +5.00% 19
Glasgow -1 200 £50,000 +5.26% 21
Aberdeen -1 40 £40,000 -33.33% 10
Lanarkshire -1 34 £65,000 +27.14%
Dunbartonshire - 18 - -
Fife -9 16 £55,000 +144.44% 1
Midlothian -4 15 - -
East Lothian - 11 - -
Renfrewshire - 10 - -
West Lothian -9 8 £45,000 +12.50%
West Dunbartonshire - 8 £37,500 -
Aberdeenshire -6 7 £60,000 -7.69%
Stirling -9 3 £28,500 -18.57%
South Lanarkshire - 3 £77,500 -
Falkirk -1 2 - -
Dundee -5 1 £50,000 -9.09% 3
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing .NET 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.

1 388 (61.78%) Azure
2 377 (60.03%) C#
3 318 (50.64%) JavaScript
4 312 (49.68%) SQL
5 299 (47.61%) Software Engineering
6 262 (41.72%) ASP.NET
7 228 (36.31%) Social Skills
8 223 (35.51%) AngularJS
9 221 (35.19%) MVC
10 217 (34.55%) HTML
10 217 (34.55%) Docker
11 201 (32.01%) Agile
12 197 (31.37%) CSS
13 180 (28.66%) Java
14 169 (26.91%) Git (software)
15 168 (26.75%) .NET Core
16 152 (24.20%) Node.js
17 150 (23.89%) Microsoft
18 135 (21.50%) SQL Server
19 134 (21.34%) NoSQL
20 133 (21.18%) Full Stack Development
21 129 (20.54%) Web Development
22 126 (20.06%) Go
23 121 (19.27%) Marketing
24 119 (18.95%) React
25 118 (18.79%) Angular 2
25 118 (18.79%) Ruby
25 118 (18.79%) Ruby on Rails
25 118 (18.79%) HTTP
25 118 (18.79%) SSL

.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 21 (3.34%) Umbraco
2 15 (2.39%) Confluence
3 12 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.96%) CMS
5 4 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.64%) Drupal
6 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.32%) Mendix
6 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.16%) Apache
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.16%) JBoss
7 1 (0.16%) nginx
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Adobe XD
1 5 (0.80%) UXPin
2 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.32%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 388 (61.78%) Azure
2 108 (17.20%) AWS
3 48 (7.64%) Azure DevOps
4 46 (7.32%) SaaS
5 39 (6.21%) GCP
6 24 (3.82%) Serverless
7 21 (3.34%) Power Platform
8 15 (2.39%) Azure Functions
8 15 (2.39%) Azure Service Bus
8 15 (2.39%) GitHub
9 12 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (1.59%) Microsoft 365
11 8 (1.27%) PowerApps
12 7 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
13 6 (0.96%) npm
13 6 (0.96%) NuGet
14 5 (0.80%) Figma
15 4 (0.64%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 4 (0.64%) Datadog
15 4 (0.64%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 118 (18.79%) HTTP
1 118 (18.79%) SSL
2 9 (1.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.32%) Broadband
4 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (21.50%) SQL Server
2 134 (21.34%) NoSQL
3 36 (5.73%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.78%) MySQL
5 16 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (2.55%) MongoDB
6 14 (2.23%) Redis
7 11 (1.75%) Power BI
8 8 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (0.96%) Metadata
10 5 (0.80%) Firebird
11 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.32%) Big Data
12 2 (0.32%) MS Access
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.16%) Flink
Development Applications
1 169 (26.91%) Git (software)
2 30 (4.78%) Visual Studio
3 25 (3.98%) Postman
4 24 (3.82%) JIRA
5 21 (3.34%) NUnit
5 21 (3.34%) Selenium
6 17 (2.71%) Cypress.io
7 16 (2.55%) Jenkins
7 16 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (1.91%) SpecFlow
9 11 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (1.43%) Bitbucket
11 9 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.11%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.96%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.96%) git-flow
13 6 (0.96%) InstallShield
13 6 (0.96%) Protractor
13 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 228 (36.31%) Social Skills
2 121 (19.27%) Marketing
3 88 (14.01%) Finance
4 85 (13.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 30 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.14%) Public Sector
7 21 (3.34%) Banking
8 11 (1.75%) Police
9 8 (1.27%) Front Office
9 8 (1.27%) Retail
10 6 (0.96%) Influencing Skills
11 4 (0.64%) Advertising
11 4 (0.64%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (0.64%) Games
11 4 (0.64%) Tech for Good
12 3 (0.48%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 334 (53.18%) Developer
2 219 (34.87%) Software Engineer
3 168 (26.75%) .NET Developer
4 91 (14.49%) C# Developer
5 74 (11.78%) Software Developer
6 55 (8.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 54 (8.60%) Senior Developer
8 28 (4.46%) Senior .NET Developer
9 25 (3.98%) Full Stack Developer
10 24 (3.82%) .NET Software Engineer
11 22 (3.50%) SaaS Developer
11 22 (3.50%) WinForms Developer
12 21 (3.34%) .NET Software Developer
13 20 (3.18%) Junior
13 20 (3.18%) Junior Developer
14 18 (2.87%) Lead Software Engineer
15 17 (2.71%) Senior Software Engineer
16 15 (2.39%) Junior .NET Developer
16 15 (2.39%) Technical Leader
17 14 (2.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (41.72%) ASP.NET
2 223 (35.51%) AngularJS
3 217 (34.55%) HTML
4 197 (31.37%) CSS
5 168 (26.75%) .NET Core
6 152 (24.20%) Node.js
7 119 (18.95%) React
8 118 (18.79%) Angular 2
8 118 (18.79%) Ruby on Rails
9 111 (17.68%) .NET Framework
10 56 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 56 (8.92%) Entity Framework
11 34 (5.41%) WinForms
12 33 (5.25%) HTML5
13 28 (4.46%) Vue.js
14 24 (3.82%) Redux
15 23 (3.66%) jQuery
15 23 (3.66%) RESTful
16 22 (3.50%) Sass
17 20 (3.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.94%) Cloud Native
2 29 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 23 (3.66%) User Experience
4 20 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (1.75%) EPoS
6 8 (1.27%) Tandem
7 7 (1.11%) Fixed Income
8 6 (0.96%) IoT
8 6 (0.96%) Low-Code
8 6 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (0.80%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.48%) NHS
11 3 (0.48%) Renewable Energy
12 2 (0.32%) Security Operations Centre
13 1 (0.16%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.16%) Legacy Systems
13 1 (0.16%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 25 (3.98%) Windows
2 24 (3.82%) Linux
3 4 (0.64%) Android
3 4 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.48%) Unix
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (47.61%) Software Engineering
2 221 (35.19%) MVC
3 201 (32.01%) Agile
4 133 (21.18%) Full Stack Development
5 129 (20.54%) Web Development
6 107 (17.04%) DevOps
7 67 (10.67%) Microservices
8 63 (10.03%) Mentoring
9 62 (9.87%) CI/CD
10 56 (8.92%) OO
11 55 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
12 48 (7.64%) SDLC
13 47 (7.48%) Scrum
14 46 (7.32%) TDD
15 44 (7.01%) Test Automation
16 39 (6.21%) OOP
16 39 (6.21%) Unit Testing
17 37 (5.89%) Fintech
18 34 (5.41%) Coaching
19 30 (4.78%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 377 (60.03%) C#
2 318 (50.64%) JavaScript
3 312 (49.68%) SQL
4 180 (28.66%) Java
5 126 (20.06%) Go
6 118 (18.79%) Ruby
7 79 (12.58%) TypeScript
8 55 (8.76%) T-SQL
9 42 (6.69%) Python
10 19 (3.03%) C
11 18 (2.87%) C++
12 15 (2.39%) PHP
13 10 (1.59%) Kotlin
14 9 (1.43%) Scala
15 8 (1.27%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.96%) Delphi
17 4 (0.64%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.48%) Apex Code
19 2 (0.32%) F#
19 2 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (8.28%) Security Cleared
2 24 (3.82%) Degree
3 16 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 15 (2.39%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.96%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.64%) CISM
6 4 (0.64%) CISSP
6 4 (0.64%) CSSLP
7 3 (0.48%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.32%) Azure Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.71%) QA
2 7 (1.11%) Accessibility
3 4 (0.64%) NIST
4 2 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 217 (34.55%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 65 (10.35%) Kubernetes
2 26 (4.14%) Terraform
3 2 (0.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.16%) Podman
4 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 150 (23.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.07%) Google
3 12 (1.91%) Oracle
4 7 (1.11%) Adobe
5 6 (0.96%) MuleSoft
5 6 (0.96%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.64%) Telerik
7 3 (0.48%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.48%) Verint
8 2 (0.32%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.32%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.32%) Informatica
8 2 (0.32%) Marketo
8 2 (0.32%) Optimizely
8 2 (0.32%) OutSystems
8 2 (0.32%) Pardot
8 2 (0.32%) Talend
9 1 (0.16%) UiPath