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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 2 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing C# 22 37 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.68% 10.54% 18.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.46% 33.04% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 48
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,250 £48,250
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
37 112 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 38.14% 31.91% 42.81%
Number of salaries quoted 23 91 109
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £52,500
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 28 April 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 37 (71.15%) .NET
2 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
3 18 (34.62%) SQL
4 16 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 11 (21.15%) C++
6 11 (21.15%) Windows
6 11 (21.15%) MVC
6 11 (21.15%) WinForms
6 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
7 10 (19.23%) WPF
7 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
8 9 (17.31%) jQuery
8 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
9 8 (15.38%) Linux
9 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
10 7 (13.46%) HTML
10 7 (13.46%) CSS
10 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
10 7 (13.46%) Entity Framework
11 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (11.54%) Supply Chain Management
11 6 (11.54%) Migration
12 5 (9.62%) Data Management
12 5 (9.62%) ITIL
12 5 (9.62%) Java
12 5 (9.62%) C
12 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
12 5 (9.62%) VB.NET

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.92%) Electronics
1 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Senior Developer
3 13 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 7 (13.46%) AWS Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Data Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Senior WPF Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) WPF Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior WinForms Developer
7 5 (9.62%) WinForms Developer
8 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (71.15%) .NET
2 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.15%) WinForms
4 10 (19.23%) WPF
5 9 (17.31%) jQuery
5 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
6 7 (13.46%) CSS
6 7 (13.46%) Entity Framework
6 7 (13.46%) HTML
7 3 (5.77%) Ajax
8 2 (3.85%) WCF
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.92%) HTML5
9 1 (1.92%) CSS3
9 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.92%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.92%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) MVC
1 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
2 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.54%) Supply Chain Management
5 6 (11.54%) Migration
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL
6 5 (9.62%) OO
6 5 (9.62%) Data Management
7 4 (7.69%) QMS
7 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 4 (7.69%) OOP
7 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.77%) UML
8 3 (5.77%) Scrum
8 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.85%) Web Development
9 2 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) C++
3 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.62%) C
4 5 (9.62%) Java
4 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.85%) XAML
5 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VB
6 1 (1.92%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle