Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 6 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -7
Permanent jobs citing .NET 26 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 29.21% 20.93% 13.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 65.00% 62.07% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 17
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,725 £31,175 £30,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,200 £52,250
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 40 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 44.94% 33.72% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 37
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £51,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 20 £40,000 - 1
Bathgate 0 3 £32,500 -26.14%
.NET
Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 26 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 15 (57.69%) Test Automation
4 12 (46.15%) XML
4 12 (46.15%) MVC
4 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
5 11 (42.31%) Python
5 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
5 11 (42.31%) C++
5 11 (42.31%) C
5 11 (42.31%) Firmware
5 11 (42.31%) Defect Tracking
5 11 (42.31%) Optoelectronics
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
8 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
9 6 (23.08%) Physics
9 6 (23.08%) Electronics
9 6 (23.08%) HTML
10 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
10 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
11 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
11 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
11 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (15.38%) jQuery

.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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 6 (23.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Firmware Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Graduate
8 2 (7.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Junior
8 2 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.85%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
4 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (11.54%) RESTful
6 3 (11.54%) WinForms
6 3 (11.54%) WPF
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) React
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) WCF
8 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Optoelectronics
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Test Automation
2 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 11 (42.31%) Defect Tracking
4 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) Physics
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) OO
9 1 (3.85%) High Availability
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) SDLC
9 1 (3.85%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) C
4 11 (42.31%) C++
4 11 (42.31%) Python
5 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
6 4 (15.38%) VB
7 3 (11.54%) Delphi
7 3 (11.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft