The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 8 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing C# 11 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.42% 11.72% 14.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.38% 42.25% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 35
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C#
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 71 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 31.34% 27.73% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 57 85
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

C#
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Aberdeen region.

C# Salary Trend in Aberdeen

C#
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 28 (87.50%) .NET
2 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 11 (34.38%) MVC
6 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 9 (28.13%) jQuery
7 9 (28.13%) SDLC
8 8 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 8 (25.00%) OO
8 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
9 7 (21.88%) CSS
9 7 (21.88%) C++
9 7 (21.88%) HTML
9 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.88%) OOP
9 7 (21.88%) Supply Chain Management
9 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
10 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (18.75%) Degree
10 6 (18.75%) PRINCE
10 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (18.75%) C
10 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
11 5 (15.63%) Java
11 5 (15.63%) WinForms
12 4 (12.50%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (18.75%) AWS Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Programmer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
9 1 (3.13%) Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
3 9 (28.13%) jQuery
4 8 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 7 (21.88%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.88%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) WinForms
7 2 (6.25%) WCF
7 2 (6.25%) WPF
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.13%) Ajax
8 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.13%) SignalR
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) SCADA
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Physics
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 11 (34.38%) MVC
4 9 (28.13%) SDLC
5 8 (25.00%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) OOP
6 7 (21.88%) Supply Chain Management
6 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
7 6 (18.75%) PRINCE
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.25%) UML
9 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (3.13%) Coaching
10 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
10 1 (3.13%) Validation
10 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) C++
1 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
2 6 (18.75%) C
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) Delphi
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) XAML
5 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 42k+ bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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