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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 442 492 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 18.92% 16.62% 16.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.78% 45.64% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 288 341 331
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 987 1078 1196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.25% 36.42% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 599 704 758
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +5 215 £42,500 +2.40% 35
Glasgow -3 178 £40,000 +5.96% 21
West Lothian -2 25 £35,750 -7.14% 5
Dundee +1 6 £36,000 -7.69% 2
Aberdeen +1 3 £35,000 -12.50%
South Lanarkshire -2 2 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Scottish Borders - 2 £43,750 -
Stirling - 2 £56,250 -
Angus - 2 £38,750 -
Fife 0 1 £35,000 -
Renfrewshire -3 1 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Highlands - 1 £55,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 673 (84.02%) C#
2 441 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
3 434 (54.18%) ASP.NET
4 429 (53.56%) SQL Server
5 389 (48.56%) MVC
6 306 (38.20%) JavaScript
7 262 (32.71%) SQL
7 262 (32.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 259 (32.33%) HTML
9 212 (26.47%) Microsoft
10 208 (25.97%) Finance
11 206 (25.72%) AngularJS
12 189 (23.60%) CSS
13 186 (23.22%) TDD
14 147 (18.35%) .NET Framework
15 146 (18.23%) Scrum
16 133 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
17 127 (15.86%) Visual Studio
18 125 (15.61%) Java
19 113 (14.11%) Microsoft Azure
20 109 (13.61%) Git (software)
20 109 (13.61%) Web Development
21 108 (13.48%) ASP.NET Web API
22 95 (11.86%) SDLC
23 94 (11.74%) Oracle
24 93 (11.61%) Entity Framework
25 90 (11.24%) Software Engineering
26 89 (11.11%) WCF
27 88 (10.99%) MS Excel
28 87 (10.86%) OO

.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 46 (5.74%) CMS
2 34 (4.24%) IIS
3 18 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.12%) Umbraco
5 16 (2.00%) Apache
6 14 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.50%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.25%) JBoss
10 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.25%) SAS
10 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.12%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 88 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.50%) MS Office
5 2 (0.25%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.12%) InVision
6 1 (0.12%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.25%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) Line 500
4 1 (0.12%) Sage BI
4 1 (0.12%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 113 (14.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (3.62%) SaaS
3 26 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.37%) GitHub
5 8 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.50%) iPaaS
6 4 (0.50%) PaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.25%) IaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.25%) Internet
2 8 (1.00%) Intranet
3 5 (0.62%) DNS
4 3 (0.37%) SSL
5 2 (0.25%) SAN
5 2 (0.25%) Wireless
6 1 (0.12%) DHCP
6 1 (0.12%) GoToMeeting
6 1 (0.12%) LDAP
6 1 (0.12%) SSH
6 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (53.56%) SQL Server
2 63 (7.87%) NoSQL
3 50 (6.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (5.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (4.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 33 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (3.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 25 (3.12%) Relational Database
9 21 (2.62%) SQL Server 2016
10 18 (2.25%) MySQL
11 14 (1.75%) MongoDB
12 13 (1.62%) Big Data
12 13 (1.62%) RavenDB
12 13 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 12 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.25%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (0.87%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 127 (15.86%) Visual Studio
2 109 (13.61%) Git (software)
3 47 (5.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 41 (5.12%) PowerBuilder
5 39 (4.87%) Selenium
6 33 (4.12%) Subversion
7 29 (3.62%) JIRA
8 27 (3.37%) Jenkins
9 24 (3.00%) Bitbucket
9 24 (3.00%) NUnit
10 19 (2.37%) Maven
11 17 (2.12%) JUnit
11 17 (2.12%) SpecFlow
12 12 (1.50%) MSTest
12 12 (1.50%) WebDriver
13 11 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
14 10 (1.25%) Jasmine
15 9 (1.12%) Moq
16 7 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 208 (25.97%) Finance
2 28 (3.50%) Marketing
3 22 (2.75%) Advertising
4 14 (1.75%) Games
5 11 (1.37%) Retail
6 9 (1.12%) Banking
7 7 (0.87%) Automotive
7 7 (0.87%) Local Government
8 6 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.62%) German Language
10 3 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.37%) Legal
11 2 (0.25%) Back Office
11 2 (0.25%) Publishing
12 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 600 (74.91%) Developer
2 306 (38.20%) .NET Developer
3 219 (27.34%) C# Developer
4 105 (13.11%) Senior Developer
5 88 (10.99%) Software Developer
6 84 (10.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 75 (9.36%) ASP.NET Developer
8 64 (7.99%) .NET Software Developer
9 62 (7.74%) Web Developer
10 53 (6.62%) SQL Developer
11 45 (5.62%) Analyst
11 45 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
12 37 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 36 (4.49%) .NET Web Developer
14 33 (4.12%) Software Engineer
15 30 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
16 28 (3.50%) C# Software Developer
17 27 (3.37%) Support Analyst
18 25 (3.12%) Java Developer
19 24 (3.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (54.18%) ASP.NET
2 262 (32.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 259 (32.33%) HTML
4 206 (25.72%) AngularJS
5 189 (23.60%) CSS
6 147 (18.35%) .NET Framework
7 108 (13.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 93 (11.61%) Entity Framework
9 89 (11.11%) WCF
10 87 (10.86%) HTML5
11 82 (10.24%) jQuery
12 67 (8.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 57 (7.12%) RESTful
13 57 (7.12%) XML
14 56 (6.99%) WPF
15 53 (6.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 51 (6.37%) CSS3
17 49 (6.12%) Node.js
18 35 (4.37%) Web Services
19 33 (4.12%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
2 53 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 24 (3.00%) Credit Risk
5 22 (2.75%) User Experience
6 21 (2.62%) Hedge funds
7 12 (1.50%) Fintech
8 10 (1.25%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.62%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.50%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.50%) FMCG
12 3 (0.37%) Blog
12 3 (0.37%) Social Network
12 3 (0.37%) W3C
13 2 (0.25%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.25%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.25%) SCADA
14 1 (0.12%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 43 (5.37%) Windows
2 32 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 28 (3.50%) Android
4 17 (2.12%) Linux
5 7 (0.87%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.50%) Unix
7 3 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.12%) MVS
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (48.56%) MVC
3 186 (23.22%) TDD
4 146 (18.23%) Scrum
5 133 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
6 109 (13.61%) Web Development
7 95 (11.86%) SDLC
8 90 (11.24%) Software Engineering
9 87 (10.86%) OO
10 63 (7.87%) Web Application Development
11 47 (5.87%) BDD
12 32 (4.00%) OOP
12 32 (4.00%) Test Automation
13 31 (3.87%) ITIL
14 29 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (3.62%) Investment Management
14 29 (3.62%) Unit Testing
15 28 (3.50%) Mobile Development
16 27 (3.37%) Front End Development
16 27 (3.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 673 (84.02%) C#
2 306 (38.20%) JavaScript
3 262 (32.71%) SQL
4 125 (15.61%) Java
5 74 (9.24%) VB.NET
6 66 (8.24%) PL/SQL
7 52 (6.49%) Ruby
8 35 (4.37%) PHP
9 33 (4.12%) T-SQL
10 28 (3.50%) VBA
11 25 (3.12%) Python
12 22 (2.75%) VB
13 21 (2.62%) C++
14 20 (2.50%) TypeScript
15 14 (1.75%) Perl
15 14 (1.75%) R
15 14 (1.75%) Scala
16 12 (1.50%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.50%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (9.61%) Degree
2 15 (1.87%) ISEB
3 7 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.37%) MCP
5 3 (0.37%) PhD
6 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.62%) Basel III
2 11 (1.37%) QA
3 6 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.50%) Docker
2 3 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.62%) Puppet
3 3 (0.37%) Ansible
3 3 (0.37%) Nagios
3 3 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 212 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 94 (11.74%) Oracle
3 35 (4.37%) Xamarin
4 24 (3.00%) Perforce
5 13 (1.62%) HP
6 12 (1.50%) Adobe
6 12 (1.50%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.37%) Alterian
8 10 (1.25%) Facebook
9 5 (0.62%) F5
9 5 (0.62%) MuleSoft
9 5 (0.62%) Twitter
9 5 (0.62%) VMware
10 4 (0.50%) Citrix
11 3 (0.37%) Google
11 3 (0.37%) Infragistics
11 3 (0.37%) Nintex
11 3 (0.37%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.37%) Splunk
12 2 (0.25%) Tableau
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