The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 12 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 37 59 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.05% 18.50% 16.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.62% 44.03% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 69
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £48,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
117 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 31.79% 42.01% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 94 105 114
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C#
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 64 (90.14%) .NET
2 36 (50.70%) SQL Server
3 35 (49.30%) SQL
4 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
5 32 (45.07%) VB.NET
6 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
7 16 (22.54%) System Testing
7 16 (22.54%) Oracle
8 15 (21.13%) HTML
9 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
9 14 (19.72%) CSS
10 13 (18.31%) PL/SQL
10 13 (18.31%) Risk Analysis
11 12 (16.90%) Windows
12 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
12 11 (15.49%) Degree
13 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
13 10 (14.08%) Java
14 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (12.68%) MVC
14 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
15 8 (11.27%) Web Development
15 8 (11.27%) VB
15 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
16 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (9.86%) Ajax
16 7 (9.86%) WCF
16 7 (9.86%) Subversion

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) MS Access
6 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.86%) Subversion
2 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.23%) NUnit
4 3 (4.23%) MSTest
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) Maven
General
1 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 52 (73.24%) Developer
2 31 (43.66%) .NET Developer
3 18 (25.35%) C# Developer
4 17 (23.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (16.90%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Junior
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.63%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Tester
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Junior Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Software Tester
12 2 (2.82%) IT Support
12 2 (2.82%) Senior Systems Developer
12 2 (2.82%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (90.14%) .NET
2 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
3 15 (21.13%) HTML
4 14 (19.72%) CSS
5 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.86%) Ajax
6 7 (9.86%) WCF
7 6 (8.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (8.45%) LINQ
8 5 (7.04%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.23%) Web Services
9 3 (4.23%) XML
9 3 (4.23%) WPF
9 3 (4.23%) Silverlight
9 3 (4.23%) WinForms
9 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (4.23%) jQuery
10 1 (1.41%) XHTML
10 1 (1.41%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.82%) Replication
3 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.41%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) System Testing
2 13 (18.31%) Risk Analysis
3 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.68%) MVC
5 8 (11.27%) Web Development
6 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.86%) Scrum
6 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Project Management
8 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.63%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.23%) OOP
9 3 (4.23%) ITIL
9 3 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Load Testing
10 2 (2.82%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.82%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 32 (45.07%) VB.NET
3 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.31%) PL/SQL
5 10 (14.08%) Java
6 8 (11.27%) VB
7 3 (4.23%) C++
7 3 (4.23%) Delphi
7 3 (4.23%) VB6
8 2 (2.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.41%) C
9 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.82%) HND
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ISEB
4 1 (1.41%) HNC
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) Intergraph
4 1 (1.41%) Citrix
4 1 (1.41%) AVEVA
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Salary: full corporate benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent employee benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
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TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Codify
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Computer Futures
Posted: 23 days ago