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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 9 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 216 230 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.85% 17.06% 21.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.08% 33.77% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 178 168 188
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
653 681 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.91% 50.52% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 484 466 425
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £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 30 January 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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#.

1 396 (81.48%) .NET
2 242 (49.79%) SQL Server
3 231 (47.53%) ASP.NET
4 194 (39.92%) JavaScript
5 190 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
6 168 (34.57%) SQL
7 162 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 159 (32.72%) HTML
9 153 (31.48%) MVC
10 146 (30.04%) Degree
11 140 (28.81%) .NET Framework
12 129 (26.54%) CSS
13 124 (25.51%) jQuery
13 124 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 121 (24.90%) Software Engineering
15 106 (21.81%) Visual Studio
16 100 (20.58%) Finance
17 96 (19.75%) MS Excel
18 90 (18.52%) Windows
18 90 (18.52%) OO
19 84 (17.28%) TDD
20 83 (17.08%) Computer Science
21 81 (16.67%) Unit Testing
22 78 (16.05%) WCF
23 75 (15.43%) NHibernate
24 71 (14.61%) WPF
25 67 (13.79%) T-SQL
26 63 (12.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 62 (12.76%) Java
27 62 (12.76%) C++

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 47 (9.67%) SharePoint
2 26 (5.35%) CMS
3 20 (4.12%) IIS
4 19 (3.91%) Node.js
5 13 (2.67%) Umbraco
6 10 (2.06%) IBM Notes
7 8 (1.65%) NServiceBus
8 7 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.23%) WordPress
10 4 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.62%) Apache
11 3 (0.62%) Drupal
11 3 (0.62%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.41%) JBoss
12 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 96 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.65%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.62%) FINCAD Analytics
3 3 (0.62%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) Movex
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (6.17%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.82%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.14%) HTTP
2 19 (3.91%) Ethernet
3 14 (2.88%) SMTP
4 11 (2.26%) HTTPS
4 11 (2.26%) FTP
5 9 (1.85%) Internet
5 9 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.65%) DNS
7 6 (1.23%) Intranet
8 3 (0.62%) SNMP
9 1 (0.21%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (49.79%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.94%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.53%) NoSQL
5 19 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.67%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.06%) MS Access
8 9 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.44%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.23%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.23%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.23%) Big Data
12 5 (1.03%) Ingres
12 5 (1.03%) MySQL
12 5 (1.03%) Informix
13 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 106 (21.81%) Visual Studio
2 37 (7.61%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.76%) Subversion
4 23 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (4.12%) Selenium
6 15 (3.09%) Appium
7 12 (2.47%) NUnit
8 10 (2.06%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.85%) Moq
10 3 (0.62%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.62%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.62%) Xcode
10 3 (0.62%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.62%) Maven
10 3 (0.62%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.41%) Emacs
11 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.21%) PowerBuilder
General
1 100 (20.58%) Finance
2 20 (4.12%) Law
2 20 (4.12%) Electronics
3 9 (1.85%) Games
4 7 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.23%) Advertising
6 5 (1.03%) Back Office
6 5 (1.03%) Banking
6 5 (1.03%) Retail
6 5 (1.03%) Marketing
7 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.62%) Front Office
9 2 (0.41%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 341 (70.16%) Developer
2 116 (23.87%) .NET Developer
3 106 (21.81%) C# Developer
4 90 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 68 (13.99%) Software Engineer
6 57 (11.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 50 (10.29%) Senior Developer
8 47 (9.67%) Analyst
9 36 (7.41%) Lead Developer
10 33 (6.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 31 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (5.35%) Web Developer
12 26 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
13 20 (4.12%) Support Analyst
14 19 (3.91%) Lead C# Developer
14 19 (3.91%) Lead .NET Developer
15 18 (3.70%) iOS Developer
16 17 (3.50%) Applications Support
17 14 (2.88%) Programmer
18 13 (2.67%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (81.48%) .NET
2 231 (47.53%) ASP.NET
3 159 (32.72%) HTML
4 140 (28.81%) .NET Framework
5 129 (26.54%) CSS
6 124 (25.51%) jQuery
6 124 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 78 (16.05%) WCF
8 75 (15.43%) NHibernate
9 71 (14.61%) WPF
10 63 (12.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 57 (11.73%) Ajax
12 55 (11.32%) XML
13 39 (8.02%) HTML5
13 39 (8.02%) Web Services
14 25 (5.14%) REST
14 25 (5.14%) WinForms
15 24 (4.94%) RESTful
15 24 (4.94%) Silverlight
16 22 (4.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 83 (17.08%) Computer Science
2 51 (10.49%) Mathematics
3 31 (6.38%) Cryptography
4 23 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (4.53%) Visualisation
6 19 (3.91%) Physics
6 19 (3.91%) CUDA
7 17 (3.50%) N-Tier
7 17 (3.50%) Social Media
8 16 (3.29%) BBC
9 15 (3.09%) Mobile App
10 12 (2.47%) User Experience
11 9 (1.85%) GIS
12 8 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (1.23%) iPad
13 6 (1.23%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.82%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.82%) Economics
14 4 (0.82%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 90 (18.52%) Windows
2 31 (6.38%) Linux
3 28 (5.76%) UNIX
4 22 (4.53%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (2.88%) Android
6 13 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (2.26%) Mac OS X
7 11 (2.26%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (31.48%) MVC
3 121 (24.90%) Software Engineering
4 90 (18.52%) OO
5 84 (17.28%) TDD
6 81 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 55 (11.32%) Scrum
8 45 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (8.85%) Web Development
10 39 (8.02%) OOP
11 32 (6.58%) E-Commerce
12 30 (6.17%) Mentoring
13 25 (5.14%) Web Application Development
14 24 (4.94%) CRM
15 23 (4.73%) Waterfall
16 22 (4.53%) Software Architecture
16 22 (4.53%) Investment Management
17 21 (4.32%) iOS Development
18 20 (4.12%) BDD
18 20 (4.12%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 194 (39.92%) JavaScript
2 168 (34.57%) SQL
3 67 (13.79%) T-SQL
4 62 (12.76%) Java
4 62 (12.76%) C++
5 37 (7.61%) VB.NET
6 35 (7.20%) C
7 25 (5.14%) Ruby
8 23 (4.73%) Objective-C
9 20 (4.12%) PowerShell
10 19 (3.91%) VC++
11 18 (3.70%) Python
12 15 (3.09%) VBA
13 14 (2.88%) PL/SQL
14 11 (2.26%) PHP
15 10 (2.06%) VB
16 9 (1.85%) XPath
17 6 (1.23%) F#
17 6 (1.23%) VBScript
17 6 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 146 (30.04%) Degree
2 9 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.44%) ISEB
3 7 (1.44%) MCP
4 5 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.41%) PhD
7 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.09%) QA
2 11 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.62%) OpenView
1 3 (0.62%) SCCM
1 3 (0.62%) SCOM
2 1 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 162 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 60 (12.35%) Oracle
3 26 (5.35%) Google
4 16 (3.29%) Facebook
4 16 (3.29%) Yahoo!
4 16 (3.29%) Sony
4 16 (3.29%) Apple
4 16 (3.29%) Sybase
5 10 (2.06%) Lotus
6 9 (1.85%) Twitter
6 9 (1.85%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.44%) IBM
8 6 (1.23%) HP
9 5 (1.03%) Red Gate
10 4 (0.82%) Kony
10 4 (0.82%) Infragistics
11 3 (0.62%) Sun
12 2 (0.41%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.41%) Telerik
12 2 (0.41%) Perforce
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago