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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 4 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 305 202 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.71% 16.92% 18.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.82% 30.98% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 264 124 170
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,400 £48,000
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
766 652 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.00% 54.61% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 546 415 444
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 28 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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#.

1 447 (75.25%) .NET
2 264 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 262 (44.11%) ASP.NET
4 228 (38.38%) MVC
5 220 (37.04%) JavaScript
6 178 (29.97%) Microsoft
7 172 (28.96%) HTML
8 171 (28.79%) SQL
9 161 (27.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 145 (24.41%) CSS
11 144 (24.24%) Software Engineering
11 144 (24.24%) Degree
12 120 (20.20%) .NET Framework
13 108 (18.18%) Java
14 105 (17.68%) OO
15 104 (17.51%) Agile Software Development
16 94 (15.82%) jQuery
17 91 (15.32%) Windows
18 87 (14.65%) Computer Science
19 85 (14.31%) MS Excel
20 81 (13.64%) TDD
21 80 (13.47%) C++
22 78 (13.13%) Finance
23 77 (12.96%) Visual Studio
24 75 (12.63%) XML
25 68 (11.45%) SharePoint
25 68 (11.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 65 (10.94%) WCF
26 65 (10.94%) WPF
27 62 (10.44%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 68 (11.45%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.04%) CMS
3 23 (3.87%) IIS
4 17 (2.86%) Node.js
5 12 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.68%) NServiceBus
7 8 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.67%) Apache
12 3 (0.51%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.34%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.17%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 85 (14.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.85%) MS Office
3 6 (1.01%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.17%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
4 1 (0.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.70%) Internet
2 16 (2.69%) Ethernet
3 13 (2.19%) HTTP
4 12 (2.02%) SMTP
5 11 (1.85%) FTP
5 11 (1.85%) HTTPS
6 8 (1.35%) Intranet
6 8 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.01%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.17%) SNMP
8 1 (0.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 68 (11.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (3.87%) NoSQL
7 14 (2.36%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.35%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.18%) Big Data
10 7 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.84%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.51%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.34%) MySQL
14 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.34%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.34%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 77 (12.96%) Visual Studio
2 36 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (3.87%) Subversion
4 18 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.68%) SpecFlow
6 7 (1.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 6 (1.01%) InstallShield
7 6 (1.01%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.67%) NUnit
9 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.51%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.51%) JIRA
9 3 (0.51%) Selenium
9 3 (0.51%) PowerBuilder
10 2 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.34%) Moq
10 2 (0.34%) MSTest
10 2 (0.34%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.34%) FishEye
General
1 78 (13.13%) Finance
2 36 (6.06%) Games
3 17 (2.86%) Electronics
4 16 (2.69%) Law
5 12 (2.02%) Advertising
6 11 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.35%) Automotive
7 8 (1.35%) Banking
7 8 (1.35%) Retail
8 7 (1.18%) Marketing
9 5 (0.84%) Legal
10 3 (0.51%) French Language
10 3 (0.51%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 352 (59.26%) Developer
2 102 (17.17%) Software Developer
3 97 (16.33%) .NET Developer
4 93 (15.66%) Software Engineer
5 84 (14.14%) Senior Developer
6 75 (12.63%) C# Developer
7 65 (10.94%) Programmer
8 54 (9.09%) Analyst
9 43 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (5.89%) Web Developer
11 28 (4.71%) Analyst Programmer
11 28 (4.71%) Senior Software Engineer
12 27 (4.55%) Lead Developer
13 25 (4.21%) Applications Support
14 23 (3.87%) .NET Programmer
14 23 (3.87%) Graduate
14 23 (3.87%) Junior
14 23 (3.87%) Consultant
15 21 (3.54%) Senior Software Developer
16 19 (3.20%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 447 (75.25%) .NET
2 262 (44.11%) ASP.NET
3 172 (28.96%) HTML
4 161 (27.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 145 (24.41%) CSS
6 120 (20.20%) .NET Framework
7 94 (15.82%) jQuery
8 75 (12.63%) XML
9 65 (10.94%) WCF
9 65 (10.94%) WPF
10 57 (9.60%) NHibernate
11 55 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 53 (8.92%) Ajax
13 50 (8.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 45 (7.58%) HTML5
15 40 (6.73%) Web Services
16 36 (6.06%) WinForms
17 33 (5.56%) RESTful
18 29 (4.88%) CSS3
19 25 (4.21%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (14.65%) Computer Science
2 49 (8.25%) Mathematics
3 29 (4.88%) Visualisation
4 21 (3.54%) Physics
5 19 (3.20%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.69%) CUDA
7 15 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.53%) N-Tier
8 13 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.19%) Mobile Games
9 11 (1.85%) Cryptography
10 9 (1.52%) Hedge funds
10 9 (1.52%) Social Media
10 9 (1.52%) BBC
11 8 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
11 8 (1.35%) Online Games
12 6 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.01%) Open Source
13 5 (0.84%) E-Learning
14 3 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 91 (15.32%) Windows
2 38 (6.40%) UNIX
3 36 (6.06%) Linux
4 29 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 21 (3.54%) Android
6 15 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.35%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (38.38%) MVC
2 144 (24.24%) Software Engineering
3 105 (17.68%) OO
4 104 (17.51%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (13.64%) TDD
6 57 (9.60%) Scrum
7 55 (9.26%) Web Development
8 45 (7.58%) OOP
9 44 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 34 (5.72%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (5.56%) ITIL
12 30 (5.05%) Project Management
12 30 (5.05%) Automated Testing
13 27 (4.55%) Information Security
13 27 (4.55%) Software Architecture
14 25 (4.21%) CRM
15 24 (4.04%) SOA
16 21 (3.54%) Workflow
17 20 (3.37%) E-Commerce
17 20 (3.37%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 220 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 171 (28.79%) SQL
3 108 (18.18%) Java
4 80 (13.47%) C++
5 62 (10.44%) T-SQL
6 44 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 37 (6.23%) Python
8 34 (5.72%) PowerShell
9 33 (5.56%) Ruby
9 33 (5.56%) C
10 24 (4.04%) Perl
11 20 (3.37%) Objective-C
12 17 (2.86%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.69%) VC++
14 14 (2.36%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.68%) F#
16 8 (1.35%) Scala
16 8 (1.35%) CoffeeScript
17 7 (1.18%) VB
18 6 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 144 (24.24%) Degree
2 13 (2.19%) Postgraduate
3 11 (1.85%) MCP
4 10 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.35%) ISEB
5 8 (1.35%) PhD
6 6 (1.01%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.03%) QA
2 15 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.85%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.17%) SCCM
1 1 (0.17%) SCOM
1 1 (0.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 178 (29.97%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.90%) Oracle
3 21 (3.54%) Google
4 19 (3.20%) Twitter
5 12 (2.02%) VMware
6 10 (1.68%) Facebook
7 9 (1.52%) Yahoo!
7 9 (1.52%) Sony
7 9 (1.52%) Apple
8 8 (1.35%) Adobe
9 7 (1.18%) Sybase
10 5 (0.84%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.84%) Reuters
10 5 (0.84%) Citrix
11 3 (0.51%) Ektron
11 3 (0.51%) Perforce
11 3 (0.51%) Cisco
12 2 (0.34%) Epicor
12 2 (0.34%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.34%) Red Gate
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28800 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + flexitime, pension , holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary 0 Best on Market plus generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 per annum + excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 12 days ago