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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 21 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 52.50% 39.53% 22.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 77.78% 94.44% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 14
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.88% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £37,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

.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 27 18 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 67.50% 41.86% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 22
Median salary £36,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.04% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 June 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 June 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 +1 13 £36,500 -18.88%
Bathgate 0 5 £44,000 -
.NET
Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 37 (82.22%) C#
2 33 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 32 (71.11%) MVC
4 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET
5 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (48.89%) SQL
6 22 (48.89%) T-SQL
6 22 (48.89%) jQuery
7 17 (37.78%) Software Engineering
7 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
7 17 (37.78%) SDLC
8 16 (35.56%) CSS
8 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 15 (33.33%) HTML
10 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
11 13 (28.89%) WCF
11 13 (28.89%) Finance
12 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (24.44%) Web Development
13 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
14 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
14 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
15 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2014
15 7 (15.56%) Banking

.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 3 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.22%) Redis
8 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Selenium
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) NUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Local Government
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 19 (42.22%) C# Developer
4 15 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (28.89%) Software Developer
6 8 (17.78%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (17.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (17.78%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Developer
7 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Lead .NET Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Development Manager
9 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
9 3 (6.67%) Software Manager
9 3 (6.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET
2 22 (48.89%) jQuery
3 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (35.56%) CSS
4 15 (33.33%) HTML
5 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
6 13 (28.89%) WCF
7 9 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
9 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (15.56%) Web Services
9 7 (15.56%) XML
10 5 (11.11%) SOAP
11 4 (8.89%) CSS3
11 4 (8.89%) HTML5
11 4 (8.89%) RESTful
12 3 (6.67%) .NET Core
12 3 (6.67%) Ajax
13 2 (4.44%) Angular 2
13 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Android
2 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) MVC
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) SDLC
3 17 (37.78%) Software Engineering
4 11 (24.44%) Web Development
5 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
5 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.33%) OO
6 6 (13.33%) OOP
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.89%) ITIL
8 3 (6.67%) Customer Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.67%) Mobile Development
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) C#
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 22 (48.89%) T-SQL
3 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) VB
5 3 (6.67%) C++
5 3 (6.67%) Java
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.44%) C
6 2 (4.44%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.22%) Go
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Telerik