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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 4 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 24 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 33.80% 23.64% 27.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 64.86% 44.83% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 13
Median salary £35,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
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 West Lothian with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 37 29 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 52.11% 52.73% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 18
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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
Livingston -3 19 £35,750 -2.72% 2
Bathgate -1 3 £32,000 -27.27% 1
.NET
Scotland

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for .NET.

1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 20 (71.43%) MVC
3 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 11 (39.29%) jQuery
7 10 (35.71%) SDLC
7 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
8 9 (32.14%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
8 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
9 8 (28.57%) WCF
9 8 (28.57%) CSS
10 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.00%) HTML
10 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (21.43%) Selenium
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (21.43%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (14.29%) Web Development
13 4 (14.29%) Retail
14 3 (10.71%) Local Government

.NET
Top Related 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) NUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Local Government
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Software Developer
5 8 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (10.71%) Software Tester
9 3 (10.71%) Tester
10 2 (7.14%) Analyst
10 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
10 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
11 1 (3.57%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 11 (39.29%) jQuery
3 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
4 8 (28.57%) CSS
4 8 (28.57%) WCF
5 7 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (10.71%) CSS3
8 3 (10.71%) HTML5
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
9 2 (7.14%) .NET Core
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Core
9 2 (7.14%) Dapper ORM
9 2 (7.14%) SignalR
9 2 (7.14%) XML
10 1 (3.57%) Angular 2
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) MVC
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) SDLC
4 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Customer Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Telerik
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bathgate
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Livingston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago