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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 20 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 135 290 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.50% 18.20% 20.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.87% 35.11% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 89 234 156
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,150 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
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
647 826 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.53% 51.85% 55.52%
Number of salaries quoted 434 560 422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 30 June 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (79.87%) .NET
2 174 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (52.20%) ASP.NET
4 150 (47.17%) JavaScript
5 148 (46.54%) SQL Server
6 137 (43.08%) MVC
7 111 (34.91%) SQL
8 109 (34.28%) HTML
9 105 (33.02%) CSS
10 97 (30.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 95 (29.87%) Software Engineering
12 93 (29.25%) Microsoft
13 84 (26.42%) .NET Framework
14 82 (25.79%) jQuery
15 73 (22.96%) Degree
16 69 (21.70%) MS Excel
17 65 (20.44%) TDD
18 63 (19.81%) SDLC
19 51 (16.04%) Java
20 50 (15.72%) T-SQL
20 50 (15.72%) Visual Studio
21 47 (14.78%) Finance
21 47 (14.78%) Computer Science
22 43 (13.52%) OO
23 42 (13.21%) Windows
24 41 (12.89%) NHibernate
25 40 (12.58%) C++
26 36 (11.32%) Oracle
26 36 (11.32%) Unit Testing
27 33 (10.38%) SharePoint

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 33 (10.38%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.66%) IBM Notes
3 15 (4.72%) Node.js
4 7 (2.20%) IIS
5 5 (1.57%) Apache
5 5 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.57%) CMS
6 4 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.26%) JBoss
6 4 (1.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (21.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.94%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.31%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.66%) Ethernet
2 7 (2.20%) HTTP
3 5 (1.57%) Internet
4 2 (0.63%) Intranet
4 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (46.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.66%) MS Access
3 17 (5.35%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.14%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.52%) MySQL
8 7 (2.20%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.26%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.63%) Informix
12 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.63%) Ingres
12 2 (0.63%) Big Data
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 50 (15.72%) Visual Studio
2 30 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.92%) Subversion
4 18 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.14%) Selenium
6 4 (1.26%) Maven
6 4 (1.26%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.94%) QUnit
7 3 (0.94%) Appium
7 3 (0.94%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.94%) Xcode
8 2 (0.63%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.63%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.63%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.63%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.63%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.63%) GitLab
9 1 (0.31%) Redmine
9 1 (0.31%) Emacs
9 1 (0.31%) jEdit
General
1 47 (14.78%) Finance
2 19 (5.97%) Electronics
3 13 (4.09%) Banking
4 7 (2.20%) Retail
5 5 (1.57%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Front Office
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
8 2 (0.63%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 209 (65.72%) Developer
2 79 (24.84%) .NET Developer
3 56 (17.61%) Software Engineer
4 38 (11.95%) Senior Developer
5 36 (11.32%) C# Developer
5 36 (11.32%) Software Developer
6 27 (8.49%) Web Developer
7 25 (7.86%) Analyst
8 16 (5.03%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (4.72%) Test Analyst
10 13 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (3.77%) .NET Software Engineer
12 10 (3.14%) AWS Developer
12 10 (3.14%) Junior
13 9 (2.83%) Junior Developer
13 9 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (2.83%) C# Web Developer
14 8 (2.52%) ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (2.20%) Graduate
15 7 (2.20%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (79.87%) .NET
2 166 (52.20%) ASP.NET
3 109 (34.28%) HTML
4 105 (33.02%) CSS
5 97 (30.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 84 (26.42%) .NET Framework
7 82 (25.79%) jQuery
8 41 (12.89%) NHibernate
9 31 (9.75%) Ajax
10 30 (9.43%) HTML5
10 30 (9.43%) Entity Framework
11 29 (9.12%) WCF
11 29 (9.12%) XML
12 28 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 26 (8.18%) WPF
14 25 (7.86%) AngularJS
15 22 (6.92%) WinForms
16 18 (5.66%) JSON
16 18 (5.66%) STL
16 18 (5.66%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.78%) Computer Science
2 27 (8.49%) Mathematics
3 25 (7.86%) Visualisation
4 14 (4.40%) Social Media
5 13 (4.09%) CUDA
5 13 (4.09%) BBC
6 12 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.52%) Cryptography
8 7 (2.20%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.89%) User Experience
9 6 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.57%) Physics
11 4 (1.26%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.63%) FMCG
13 2 (0.63%) Economics
13 2 (0.63%) GIS
14 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.21%) Windows
2 17 (5.35%) UNIX
3 16 (5.03%) Linux
4 9 (2.83%) Android
4 9 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.63%) Solaris
6 1 (0.31%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (43.08%) MVC
3 95 (29.87%) Software Engineering
4 65 (20.44%) TDD
5 63 (19.81%) SDLC
6 43 (13.52%) OO
7 36 (11.32%) Unit Testing
8 27 (8.49%) Scrum
9 26 (8.18%) OOP
9 26 (8.18%) Web Development
10 21 (6.60%) Software Architecture
11 20 (6.29%) Waterfall
12 19 (5.97%) Web Application Development
13 18 (5.66%) 3D Visualisation
13 18 (5.66%) Mentoring
13 18 (5.66%) Linear Algebra
14 17 (5.35%) BDD
14 17 (5.35%) Software Testing
15 15 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (4.72%) UML
Programming Languages
1 150 (47.17%) JavaScript
2 111 (34.91%) SQL
3 51 (16.04%) Java
4 50 (15.72%) T-SQL
5 40 (12.58%) C++
6 23 (7.23%) C
7 21 (6.60%) VBA
8 19 (5.97%) VB.NET
9 18 (5.66%) VC++
10 15 (4.72%) PL/SQL
10 15 (4.72%) Ruby
11 14 (4.40%) Perl
12 11 (3.46%) VB
13 9 (2.83%) PHP
14 7 (2.20%) Python
15 6 (1.89%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.57%) VBScript
17 3 (0.94%) VB6
17 3 (0.94%) XPath
18 1 (0.31%) F#
Qualifications
1 73 (22.96%) Degree
2 10 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.57%) ISEB
4 2 (0.63%) PhD
4 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.89%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) MiFID
4 1 (0.31%) HL7
4 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.31%) AIFMD
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 93 (29.25%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.32%) Oracle
3 18 (5.66%) Lotus
4 13 (4.09%) Apple
4 13 (4.09%) Sony
4 13 (4.09%) Yahoo!
4 13 (4.09%) Google
4 13 (4.09%) Facebook
5 8 (2.52%) Sybase
6 5 (1.57%) IBM
7 4 (1.26%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.94%) Charles River
8 3 (0.94%) Telerik
8 3 (0.94%) HP
9 2 (0.63%) Sun
10 1 (0.31%) Intel
10 1 (0.31%) Informatica
10 1 (0.31%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.31%) SAP
10 1 (0.31%) Pega
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