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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 228 240 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.25% 16.78% 19.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.43% 34.43% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 196 175 174
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
703 697 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 50.11% 48.74% 53.01%
Number of salaries quoted 515 474 413
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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#.

1 421 (78.25%) .NET
2 257 (47.77%) SQL Server
3 240 (44.61%) ASP.NET
4 207 (38.48%) JavaScript
5 186 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (32.53%) HTML
7 169 (31.41%) Microsoft
8 166 (30.86%) MVC
9 161 (29.93%) SQL
10 156 (29.00%) Degree
11 136 (25.28%) CSS
12 132 (24.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 131 (24.35%) .NET Framework
14 121 (22.49%) Software Engineering
15 118 (21.93%) jQuery
16 117 (21.75%) Finance
17 109 (20.26%) Visual Studio
18 101 (18.77%) Windows
19 96 (17.84%) OO
20 94 (17.47%) MS Excel
21 91 (16.91%) Computer Science
22 85 (15.80%) Java
22 85 (15.80%) WCF
23 81 (15.06%) NHibernate
24 78 (14.50%) TDD
25 75 (13.94%) Unit Testing
26 71 (13.20%) WPF
27 70 (13.01%) XML
28 65 (12.08%) T-SQL
29 63 (11.71%) C++

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 50 (9.29%) SharePoint
2 31 (5.76%) CMS
3 22 (4.09%) IIS
4 17 (3.16%) Node.js
5 15 (2.79%) Umbraco
6 13 (2.42%) NServiceBus
7 7 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.12%) WordPress
9 5 (0.93%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.74%) Apache
10 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.56%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.56%) Drupal
12 2 (0.37%) JBoss
12 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.37%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 94 (17.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.49%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.37%) FINCAD Analytics
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Epicor Tropos
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Movex
5 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.83%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Taleo
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.20%) HTTP
2 16 (2.97%) Ethernet
2 16 (2.97%) Internet
3 15 (2.79%) SMTP
4 12 (2.23%) FTP
4 12 (2.23%) HTTPS
5 10 (1.86%) Intranet
5 10 (1.86%) DNS
6 9 (1.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.56%) SNMP
8 1 (0.19%) DHCP
8 1 (0.19%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (47.77%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.46%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (3.90%) NoSQL
5 15 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.04%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.93%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.93%) MS Access
10 4 (0.74%) MySQL
10 4 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.74%) Big Data
10 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.56%) Informix
11 3 (0.56%) Ingres
12 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 109 (20.26%) Visual Studio
2 39 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 25 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (4.46%) Subversion
5 17 (3.16%) Selenium
6 13 (2.42%) SpecFlow
6 13 (2.42%) Appium
7 12 (2.23%) NUnit
8 9 (1.67%) Moq
9 4 (0.74%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.56%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.56%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.56%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.56%) Xcode
11 2 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.37%) Maven
11 2 (0.37%) PowerBuilder
11 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.37%) Emacs
General
1 117 (21.75%) Finance
2 23 (4.28%) Games
3 22 (4.09%) Law
4 17 (3.16%) Electronics
5 10 (1.86%) Advertising
6 8 (1.49%) Banking
7 7 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.93%) Back Office
8 5 (0.93%) Marketing
9 4 (0.74%) Retail
10 3 (0.56%) French Language
10 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) Front Office
11 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 362 (67.29%) Developer
2 112 (20.82%) .NET Developer
3 108 (20.07%) C# Developer
4 97 (18.03%) Software Developer
5 72 (13.38%) Software Engineer
6 60 (11.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 55 (10.22%) Analyst
8 53 (9.85%) Senior Developer
9 43 (7.99%) Lead Developer
10 32 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 31 (5.76%) Web Developer
12 27 (5.02%) Programmer
13 25 (4.65%) Applications Support
13 25 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
14 23 (4.28%) Lead C# Developer
14 23 (4.28%) Analyst Programmer
15 22 (4.09%) Support Analyst
16 20 (3.72%) Lead .NET Developer
17 18 (3.35%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (78.25%) .NET
2 240 (44.61%) ASP.NET
3 175 (32.53%) HTML
4 136 (25.28%) CSS
5 132 (24.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 131 (24.35%) .NET Framework
7 118 (21.93%) jQuery
8 85 (15.80%) WCF
9 81 (15.06%) NHibernate
10 71 (13.20%) WPF
11 70 (13.01%) XML
12 58 (10.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 56 (10.41%) Ajax
14 42 (7.81%) Web Services
15 35 (6.51%) HTML5
16 33 (6.13%) REST
17 26 (4.83%) AngularJS
18 25 (4.65%) Silverlight
19 24 (4.46%) RESTful
20 23 (4.28%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.91%) Computer Science
2 60 (11.15%) Mathematics
3 26 (4.83%) Cryptography
4 24 (4.46%) Physics
5 23 (4.28%) Visualisation
6 21 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (3.16%) Social Media
8 16 (2.97%) User Experience
8 16 (2.97%) CUDA
8 16 (2.97%) BBC
8 16 (2.97%) Mobile App
9 15 (2.79%) N-Tier
10 14 (2.60%) Management Information System
11 11 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (1.49%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.30%) Open Source
13 7 (1.30%) GIS
14 6 (1.12%) iPad
15 5 (0.93%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 101 (18.77%) Windows
2 43 (7.99%) Linux
3 34 (6.32%) Apple iOS
4 26 (4.83%) UNIX
5 25 (4.65%) Android
6 14 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.23%) Windows 7
9 11 (2.04%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (30.86%) MVC
3 121 (22.49%) Software Engineering
4 96 (17.84%) OO
5 78 (14.50%) TDD
6 75 (13.94%) Unit Testing
7 56 (10.41%) Scrum
8 47 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (7.81%) Web Development
10 37 (6.88%) OOP
11 34 (6.32%) Project Management
12 31 (5.76%) E-Commerce
12 31 (5.76%) Mentoring
13 25 (4.65%) Web Application Development
13 25 (4.65%) iOS Development
13 25 (4.65%) CRM
14 24 (4.46%) ITIL
15 23 (4.28%) Change Management
16 20 (3.72%) Investment Management
16 20 (3.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 207 (38.48%) JavaScript
2 161 (29.93%) SQL
3 85 (15.80%) Java
4 65 (12.08%) T-SQL
5 63 (11.71%) C++
6 43 (7.99%) VB.NET
7 35 (6.51%) C
8 26 (4.83%) PowerShell
9 25 (4.65%) Ruby
10 23 (4.28%) Objective-C
11 20 (3.72%) Python
12 16 (2.97%) VC++
13 13 (2.42%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.23%) VB
14 12 (2.23%) VBA
15 11 (2.04%) PHP
16 9 (1.67%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.49%) Perl
17 8 (1.49%) VBScript
18 7 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 156 (29.00%) Degree
2 8 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (1.49%) MCP
3 7 (1.30%) ISEB
4 6 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.93%) PhD
6 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.90%) QA
2 13 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) OpenView
1 3 (0.56%) SCCM
1 3 (0.56%) SCOM
2 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 169 (31.41%) Microsoft
2 53 (9.85%) Oracle
3 33 (6.13%) Google
4 18 (3.35%) Twitter
5 17 (3.16%) Facebook
6 16 (2.97%) Yahoo!
6 16 (2.97%) Sybase
6 16 (2.97%) Apple
6 16 (2.97%) Sony
7 9 (1.67%) Adobe
7 9 (1.67%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.30%) IBM
9 6 (1.12%) HP
10 5 (0.93%) Lotus
10 5 (0.93%) Red Gate
11 4 (0.74%) Kony
11 4 (0.74%) Infragistics
12 3 (0.56%) Perforce
12 3 (0.56%) VMware
12 3 (0.56%) Sitecore
Edinburgh
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sumerian Europe
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Esum
Salary: Unspecified Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago