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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 7 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing C# 9 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.79% 17.65% 14.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.00% 51.61% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 36 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £43,400
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
20 93 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 35.09% 34.19% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 73 92
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,450 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
3 10 (32.26%) MVC
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
3 10 (32.26%) jQuery
4 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
4 9 (29.03%) SDLC
4 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
5 8 (25.81%) ITIL
5 8 (25.81%) C++
5 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
5 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
6 7 (22.58%) Supply Chain Management
6 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (22.58%) PRINCE
6 7 (22.58%) OOP
6 7 (22.58%) OO
6 7 (22.58%) C
6 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
7 6 (19.35%) WinForms
7 6 (19.35%) Degree
7 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
8 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
8 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.90%) HTML
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.68%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
2 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Senior Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) AWS Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) jQuery
3 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
3 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
4 6 (19.35%) WinForms
5 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) CSS
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.68%) WPF
7 1 (3.23%) CSS3
7 1 (3.23%) WCF
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.23%) HTML5
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) NHibernate
7 1 (3.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) SCADA
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Physics
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) MVC
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
2 9 (29.03%) SDLC
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) OOP
4 7 (22.58%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE
4 7 (22.58%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (9.68%) UML
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) Parallel Programming
7 1 (3.23%) Coaching
7 1 (3.23%) Validation
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C++
2 7 (22.58%) C
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) Delphi
5 2 (6.45%) XAML
6 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (19.35%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle