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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing C# 31 39 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 11.65% 14.66% 23.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.89% 36.11% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 53
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
74 108 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.82% 40.60% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 59 87 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 28 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 66 (91.67%) .NET
2 46 (63.89%) SQL Server
3 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
4 25 (34.72%) SQL
5 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 17 (23.61%) HTML
7 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 15 (20.83%) SharePoint
8 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 12 (16.67%) CSS
8 12 (16.67%) MVC
9 11 (15.28%) WinForms
9 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (15.28%) XML
10 10 (13.89%) Visual Studio
11 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (12.50%) Degree
11 9 (12.50%) OOP
11 9 (12.50%) Java
11 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (11.11%) Windows
12 8 (11.11%) Web Services
12 8 (11.11%) MS Office
12 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
13 7 (9.72%) LINQ
13 7 (9.72%) jQuery
13 7 (9.72%) C++
13 7 (9.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.78%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.11%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) InfoPath
3 3 (4.17%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.17%) Subversion
3 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.78%) Maven
4 1 (1.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
1 5 (6.94%) Advertising
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (76.39%) Developer
2 31 (43.06%) .NET Developer
3 16 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 14 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 11 (15.28%) Software Developer
7 10 (13.89%) SharePoint Developer
8 8 (11.11%) SQL Developer
9 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (8.33%) Programmer
10 6 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
11 4 (5.56%) C# Programmer
11 4 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
11 4 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
12 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (4.17%) Team Leader
12 3 (4.17%) Junior
12 3 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (91.67%) .NET
2 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.61%) HTML
4 12 (16.67%) CSS
5 11 (15.28%) WinForms
5 11 (15.28%) XML
6 8 (11.11%) Web Services
6 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 7 (9.72%) LINQ
7 7 (9.72%) jQuery
7 7 (9.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (9.72%) LINQ to SQL
8 4 (5.56%) HTML5
8 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.56%) CSS3
8 4 (5.56%) Ajax
9 3 (4.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 3 (4.17%) WCF
10 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) GIS
4 1 (1.39%) SCADA
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 12 (16.67%) MVC
3 9 (12.50%) OOP
3 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.94%) SOA
5 5 (6.94%) CRM
5 5 (6.94%) OO
5 5 (6.94%) Software Architecture
6 4 (5.56%) ERP
6 4 (5.56%) Document Management
7 3 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.17%) Web Development
7 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.17%) Project Management
8 2 (2.78%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.78%) System Testing
8 2 (2.78%) Time Management
8 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) SQL
2 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 9 (12.50%) Java
4 7 (9.72%) C++
5 3 (4.17%) C
5 3 (4.17%) VB
6 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.78%) Citrix
3 2 (2.78%) ESRI
3 2 (2.78%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (1.39%) Nintex
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Employee benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + 20% pension, bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Aberdeen
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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