Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 33 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 22.00% 41.74% 25.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.14% 70.59% 60.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 18
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -17.05% +25.71%
10th Percentile £30,950 £27,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £46,500 £54,525 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.88% - -

.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 70 68 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 46.67% 59.13% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 51 60 24
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% -14.45% +17.69%
10th Percentile £33,250 £24,900 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £52,500 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

.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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -1 17 £40,000 +9.59% 3
Bathgate 0 1 £31,500 -5.26% 1
.NET
Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 31 (93.94%) C#
2 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
3 14 (42.42%) WCF
4 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 11 (33.33%) WPF
6 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
7 10 (30.30%) Entity Framework
7 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (18.18%) SQL
9 6 (18.18%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) MVC
10 5 (15.15%) OO
10 5 (15.15%) jQuery
10 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
11 4 (12.12%) Degree
11 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
11 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
11 4 (12.12%) Web Services
11 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
11 4 (12.12%) Finance
11 4 (12.12%) Subversion
11 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
12 3 (9.09%) Optoelectronics
12 3 (9.09%) Bugzilla
12 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing

.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 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.12%) Subversion
1 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
2 3 (9.09%) Bugzilla
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) SonarQube
2 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.03%) git-flow
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Electronics
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) C# Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Applications Developer
3 10 (30.30%) C# Application Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Desktop Support
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) WCF
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
3 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (33.33%) WPF
4 10 (30.30%) Entity Framework
5 5 (15.15%) jQuery
6 4 (12.12%) Web Services
7 3 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Core
8 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Optoelectronics
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
4 6 (18.18%) MVC
5 5 (15.15%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Physics
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.06%) Kanban
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Release Automation
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) C#
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) C
4 3 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.09%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Ansible
3 2 (6.06%) Munin
3 2 (6.06%) Nagios
3 2 (6.06%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) New Relic