The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 21 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 156 297 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.51% 20.01% 18.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.42% 37.50% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 110 246 146
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
666 792 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 44.88% 53.37% 55.28%
Number of salaries quoted 450 552 447
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

C#
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

C# Salary Trend in Edinburgh

C#
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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#.

1 254 (80.13%) .NET
2 170 (53.63%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (48.58%) ASP.NET
4 144 (45.43%) SQL Server
4 144 (45.43%) JavaScript
5 141 (44.48%) MVC
6 108 (34.07%) HTML
7 105 (33.12%) CSS
8 100 (31.55%) SQL
9 91 (28.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 84 (26.50%) Software Engineering
11 83 (26.18%) Microsoft
12 75 (23.66%) jQuery
13 73 (23.03%) .NET Framework
14 64 (20.19%) Degree
15 61 (19.24%) TDD
15 61 (19.24%) Java
16 60 (18.93%) SDLC
17 56 (17.67%) MS Excel
18 50 (15.77%) Windows
19 48 (15.14%) Finance
20 45 (14.20%) OO
20 45 (14.20%) Visual Studio
21 42 (13.25%) C++
22 41 (12.93%) T-SQL
22 41 (12.93%) Computer Science
23 35 (11.04%) AngularJS
24 34 (10.73%) Oracle
25 33 (10.41%) WCF
25 33 (10.41%) HTML5

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 31 (9.78%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.10%) IBM Notes
3 12 (3.79%) Node.js
4 8 (2.52%) CMS
5 6 (1.89%) Apache
6 5 (1.58%) IIS
6 5 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (1.26%) JBoss
7 4 (1.26%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.95%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.63%) SAS
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (17.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.36%) Ethernet
2 9 (2.84%) HTTP
3 5 (1.58%) Internet
4 3 (0.95%) Intranet
4 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) DNS
5 1 (0.32%) DHCP
5 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (45.43%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.31%) NoSQL
3 18 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.10%) MS Access
5 12 (3.79%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.52%) MySQL
7 5 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.26%) Big Data
8 4 (1.26%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.32%) Informix
Development Applications
1 45 (14.20%) Visual Studio
2 28 (8.83%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.94%) Subversion
4 21 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.52%) Selenium
6 5 (1.58%) Maven
7 3 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.95%) Xcode
7 3 (0.95%) QUnit
8 2 (0.63%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.63%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.63%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.63%) JIRA
8 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.32%) Redmine
9 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.32%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.32%) NUnit
General
1 48 (15.14%) Finance
2 17 (5.36%) Electronics
3 13 (4.10%) Banking
4 7 (2.21%) Retail
4 7 (2.21%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.58%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (0.95%) Marketing
7 2 (0.63%) Billing
7 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 208 (65.62%) Developer
2 79 (24.92%) .NET Developer
3 47 (14.83%) Software Engineer
4 34 (10.73%) Senior Developer
5 33 (10.41%) C# Developer
5 33 (10.41%) Software Developer
6 29 (9.15%) Web Developer
7 27 (8.52%) Analyst
8 15 (4.73%) Test Analyst
9 12 (3.79%) Graduate
9 12 (3.79%) AWS Developer
10 11 (3.47%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (3.47%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (3.15%) Junior
11 10 (3.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (3.15%) C# Web Developer
12 8 (2.52%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (2.52%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (2.52%) Junior Developer
13 7 (2.21%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (80.13%) .NET
2 154 (48.58%) ASP.NET
3 108 (34.07%) HTML
4 105 (33.12%) CSS
5 91 (28.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 75 (23.66%) jQuery
7 73 (23.03%) .NET Framework
8 35 (11.04%) AngularJS
9 33 (10.41%) HTML5
9 33 (10.41%) WCF
10 32 (10.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 31 (9.78%) XML
12 30 (9.46%) NHibernate
13 25 (7.89%) WinForms
14 24 (7.57%) Ajax
15 23 (7.26%) JSON
16 21 (6.62%) Web Services
16 21 (6.62%) Entity Framework
17 18 (5.68%) CSS3
17 18 (5.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.93%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.89%) Mathematics
3 23 (7.26%) Visualisation
4 12 (3.79%) Social Media
4 12 (3.79%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (3.47%) BBC
6 9 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.84%) CUDA
7 8 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.52%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.89%) Physics
10 5 (1.58%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.26%) User Experience
12 3 (0.95%) EPoS
13 2 (0.63%) Cryptography
13 2 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.63%) FMCG
13 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.77%) Windows
2 20 (6.31%) Linux
3 12 (3.79%) UNIX
4 11 (3.47%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.15%) Android
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.32%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (53.63%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (44.48%) MVC
3 84 (26.50%) Software Engineering
4 61 (19.24%) TDD
5 60 (18.93%) SDLC
6 45 (14.20%) OO
7 30 (9.46%) Unit Testing
8 29 (9.15%) OOP
9 26 (8.20%) Scrum
10 22 (6.94%) Web Development
11 21 (6.62%) Software Testing
12 19 (5.99%) Waterfall
12 19 (5.99%) Web Application Development
13 18 (5.68%) Software Architecture
13 18 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (5.36%) UML
14 17 (5.36%) 3D Visualisation
14 17 (5.36%) Linear Algebra
15 16 (5.05%) BDD
16 14 (4.42%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (45.43%) JavaScript
2 100 (31.55%) SQL
3 61 (19.24%) Java
4 42 (13.25%) C++
5 41 (12.93%) T-SQL
6 26 (8.20%) C
7 18 (5.68%) Perl
7 18 (5.68%) VB.NET
8 17 (5.36%) VC++
9 16 (5.05%) Ruby
10 15 (4.73%) VBA
10 15 (4.73%) PL/SQL
11 12 (3.79%) Python
12 11 (3.47%) VB
13 10 (3.15%) PHP
14 5 (1.58%) VBScript
14 5 (1.58%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.95%) VB6
17 2 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 64 (20.19%) Degree
2 12 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.95%) ISEB
4 2 (0.63%) PhD
4 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.21%) QA
2 4 (1.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) MiFID
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) HL7
3 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.32%) AIFMD
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 83 (26.18%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.73%) Oracle
3 13 (4.10%) Lotus
4 11 (3.47%) Apple
4 11 (3.47%) Sony
4 11 (3.47%) Yahoo!
4 11 (3.47%) Google
4 11 (3.47%) Facebook
5 7 (2.21%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.89%) Sybase
7 5 (1.58%) IBM
8 3 (0.95%) Charles River
8 3 (0.95%) HP
9 2 (0.63%) SAP
9 2 (0.63%) Telerik
10 1 (0.32%) VMware
10 1 (0.32%) Twitter
10 1 (0.32%) Pega
10 1 (0.32%) Sun
10 1 (0.32%) Intel
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 48k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 40k + bonus, healthcare, 25 days leave
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 35k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago