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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 22 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 155 309 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.92% 20.60% 16.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.38% 39.72% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 105 270 122
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 £27,700 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,800
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
663 778 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.45% 51.87% 53.17%
Number of salaries quoted 443 560 412
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 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#.

1 234 (79.59%) .NET
2 155 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 132 (44.90%) ASP.NET
4 126 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 122 (41.50%) MVC
6 107 (36.39%) HTML
7 103 (35.03%) CSS
8 89 (30.27%) SQL
9 79 (26.87%) Software Engineering
10 76 (25.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 72 (24.49%) Microsoft
12 65 (22.11%) jQuery
13 59 (20.07%) .NET Framework
13 59 (20.07%) Degree
13 59 (20.07%) Java
14 55 (18.71%) SDLC
15 53 (18.03%) TDD
16 52 (17.69%) Windows
17 46 (15.65%) OO
18 45 (15.31%) MS Excel
18 45 (15.31%) C++
19 44 (14.97%) Finance
20 41 (13.95%) Visual Studio
21 35 (11.90%) HTML5
22 33 (11.22%) Computer Science
22 33 (11.22%) WCF
23 32 (10.88%) Mathematics
23 32 (10.88%) AngularJS
24 31 (10.54%) Oracle

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 25 (8.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.40%) Node.js
3 8 (2.72%) CMS
3 8 (2.72%) IBM Notes
4 6 (2.04%) Apache
5 5 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (1.36%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.36%) JBoss
7 3 (1.02%) IIS
7 3 (1.02%) SAS
7 3 (1.02%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.02%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.36%) GitHub
4 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.44%) Ethernet
2 9 (3.06%) HTTP
3 4 (1.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.36%) Internet
4 3 (1.02%) Intranet
5 1 (0.34%) Wireless
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
5 1 (0.34%) DHCP
5 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.78%) NoSQL
3 15 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.40%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.72%) MS Access
7 7 (2.38%) MySQL
7 7 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.36%) Big Data
10 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 26 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (8.16%) Git (software)
4 22 (7.48%) Subversion
5 6 (2.04%) Selenium
6 5 (1.70%) Maven
7 3 (1.02%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.68%) Xcode
8 2 (0.68%) QUnit
8 2 (0.68%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.68%) JIRA
9 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.34%) Emacs
9 1 (0.34%) jEdit
9 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.34%) Ant
9 1 (0.34%) JUnit
9 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
General
1 44 (14.97%) Finance
2 16 (5.44%) Electronics
3 13 (4.42%) Banking
4 8 (2.72%) Retail
5 7 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.70%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.02%) Marketing
8 2 (0.68%) Games
8 2 (0.68%) Billing
8 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 189 (64.29%) Developer
2 77 (26.19%) .NET Developer
3 45 (15.31%) Software Engineer
4 30 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 29 (9.86%) Software Developer
6 28 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 27 (9.18%) Analyst
8 26 (8.84%) Web Developer
9 16 (5.44%) Test Analyst
10 13 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (4.08%) Graduate
11 12 (4.08%) Junior
12 10 (3.40%) Junior Developer
12 10 (3.40%) AWS Developer
13 9 (3.06%) Technical Analyst
13 9 (3.06%) C# Web Developer
14 8 (2.72%) Technical Test Analyst
14 8 (2.72%) ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (79.59%) .NET
2 132 (44.90%) ASP.NET
3 107 (36.39%) HTML
4 103 (35.03%) CSS
5 76 (25.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 65 (22.11%) jQuery
7 59 (20.07%) .NET Framework
8 35 (11.90%) HTML5
9 33 (11.22%) WCF
10 32 (10.88%) AngularJS
11 31 (10.54%) XML
12 30 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (8.50%) Ajax
13 25 (8.50%) WinForms
14 22 (7.48%) Web Services
15 21 (7.14%) JSON
16 18 (6.12%) NHibernate
17 17 (5.78%) STL
17 17 (5.78%) CSS3
18 16 (5.44%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.22%) Computer Science
2 32 (10.88%) Mathematics
3 21 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 14 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (3.74%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.40%) Social Media
7 9 (3.06%) BBC
8 8 (2.72%) Physics
8 8 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.04%) CUDA
10 4 (1.36%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.02%) EPoS
12 2 (0.68%) Economics
12 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.68%) Psychology
12 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.69%) Windows
2 24 (8.16%) Linux
3 13 (4.42%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.08%) Android
5 9 (3.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (41.50%) MVC
3 79 (26.87%) Software Engineering
4 55 (18.71%) SDLC
5 53 (18.03%) TDD
6 46 (15.65%) OO
7 30 (10.20%) OOP
8 29 (9.86%) Unit Testing
9 24 (8.16%) Scrum
10 21 (7.14%) Software Testing
10 21 (7.14%) Web Development
11 19 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (6.46%) Waterfall
12 18 (6.12%) Software Architecture
13 17 (5.78%) Web Application Development
14 16 (5.44%) 3D Visualisation
14 16 (5.44%) Linear Algebra
15 15 (5.10%) Mobile Development
15 15 (5.10%) UML
16 14 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 132 (44.90%) JavaScript
2 89 (30.27%) SQL
3 59 (20.07%) Java
4 45 (15.31%) C++
5 31 (10.54%) T-SQL
6 26 (8.84%) C
7 22 (7.48%) Perl
8 19 (6.46%) VB.NET
9 16 (5.44%) VC++
10 14 (4.76%) Python
10 14 (4.76%) Ruby
11 13 (4.42%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.06%) VBA
13 8 (2.72%) VB
13 8 (2.72%) PHP
14 5 (1.70%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.02%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.68%) Tcl
16 2 (0.68%) XPath
16 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (20.07%) Degree
2 12 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.68%) ISEB
4 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.70%) SLA
1 5 (1.70%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.34%) AIFMD
2 1 (0.34%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.54%) Oracle
3 11 (3.74%) Google
4 9 (3.06%) Facebook
4 9 (3.06%) Sony
4 9 (3.06%) Yahoo!
4 9 (3.06%) Apple
5 8 (2.72%) Lotus
5 8 (2.72%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.70%) IBM
7 3 (1.02%) SAP
7 3 (1.02%) Charles River
8 2 (0.68%) HP
8 2 (0.68%) VMware
8 2 (0.68%) Telerik
8 2 (0.68%) Tableau
9 1 (0.34%) Twitter
9 1 (0.34%) Sybase
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Head Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable salary + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Incredible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
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