Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 36 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 16.14% 38.54% 38.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.25% 61.67% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 36
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% +14.38% -8.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,175 £52,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

.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 West Lothian with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 64 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 28.70% 62.50% 60.91%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 57
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.95% +10.63% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,925 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in West Lothian

.NET
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for .NET in West Lothian

.NET
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in West Lothian over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET in West Lothian

.NET
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. 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
Livingston -5 29 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Linlithgow - 2 £41,500 - 1
Bathgate - 1 £32,500 -
.NET
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for .NET.

1 31 (86.11%) C#
2 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 16 (44.44%) MVC
4 16 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 13 (36.11%) SQL
6 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (25.00%) WCF
7 9 (25.00%) jQuery
8 7 (19.44%) Web Services
8 7 (19.44%) IIS
9 6 (16.67%) HTML
9 6 (16.67%) CSS
9 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 5 (13.89%) SDLC
11 3 (8.33%) Delphi
11 3 (8.33%) OO
11 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (8.33%) WPF
11 3 (8.33%) Web Development
11 3 (8.33%) Degree
11 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) MS Access
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
1 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.78%) Hudson
2 1 (2.78%) JMeter
2 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) German Language
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 15 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 14 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (36.11%) Senior Developer
6 10 (27.78%) Software Developer
7 8 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (22.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 8 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Developer
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Senior SQL Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Senior SQL Server Developer
10 3 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
10 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
10 3 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
10 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 9 (25.00%) jQuery
3 9 (25.00%) WCF
4 7 (19.44%) Web Services
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) WPF
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.56%) RESTful
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
8 1 (2.78%) Ajax
8 1 (2.78%) CSS3
8 1 (2.78%) HTML5
8 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) SDLC
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.33%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.78%) BDD
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.78%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.78%) Load Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Machine Learning
8 1 (2.78%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
8 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) C#
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Delphi
5 2 (5.56%) C
5 2 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GxP
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Facebook
2 1 (2.78%) Micro Focus
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle