Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 35 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 36.46% 38.18% 21.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 59.32% 62.69% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 15
West Lothian median annual salary £41,750 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.38% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £33,300 £27,500 £27,400
90th Percentile £45,225 £52,750 £49,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 59 67 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 61.46% 60.91% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 46 57 27
West Lothian median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% - +8.47%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £29,600
90th Percentile £46,375 £52,500 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

.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 24 April 2018.

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 24 April 2018. 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 +3 21 £40,000 +9.59% 2
.NET
Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, 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 28 (80.00%) C#
2 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
3 15 (42.86%) WPF
4 14 (40.00%) WCF
4 14 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 14 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
6 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.86%) SQL
9 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.00%) SDLC
10 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
11 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 5 (14.29%) Project Management
11 5 (14.29%) Retail
11 5 (14.29%) MVC
11 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (11.43%) Physics
12 4 (11.43%) Degree
12 4 (11.43%) Defect Tracking
12 4 (11.43%) Optoelectronics
12 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
12 4 (11.43%) Electronics

.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 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SMS
1 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Electronics
2 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 10 (28.57%) C# Application Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Desktop Support
4 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 5 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 4 (11.43%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) WPF
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 14 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 14 (40.00%) WCF
3 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.43%) XML
5 3 (8.57%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Core
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Optoelectronics
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
2 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) SDLC
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (11.43%) Physics
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) High Availability
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.86%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Optimisation
8 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) C
4 4 (11.43%) C++
4 4 (11.43%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) Delphi
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) VB
5 2 (5.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
1 2 (5.71%) Munin
1 2 (5.71%) Nagios
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) New Relic