Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 30 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 34.09% 21.52% 16.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.67% 50.00% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 14
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £28,550 £30,100 £30,225
90th Percentile £45,250 £46,000 £53,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.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 45 34 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 51.14% 43.04% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 30
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £29,575 £30,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £47,275 £46,375 £54,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

.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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +4 26 £40,000 - 3
Bathgate +1 1 £30,000 -31.82%
.NET
Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 25 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (33.33%) XML
5 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 9 (30.00%) MVC
6 9 (30.00%) Python
6 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (30.00%) Firmware
6 9 (30.00%) C
6 9 (30.00%) C++
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
6 9 (30.00%) Optoelectronics
7 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) Entity Framework
9 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) Degree
10 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 5 (16.67%) WPF
10 5 (16.67%) SDLC
11 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (13.33%) VB
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Project

.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 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.33%) Electronics
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) IT Manager
6 4 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.00%) DBA
7 3 (10.00%) SQL DBA
8 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) XML
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 7 (23.33%) Entity Framework
5 5 (16.67%) WPF
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
7 3 (10.00%) WCF
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) RESTful
8 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.33%) CSS
9 1 (3.33%) React
9 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Optoelectronics
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
3 9 (30.00%) MVC
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Physics
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) High Availability
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Optimisation
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) OO
9 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.33%) Re-Platforming
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) C
4 9 (30.00%) C++
4 9 (30.00%) Python
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (13.33%) VB
7 3 (10.00%) Delphi
7 3 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft