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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 11 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 183 286 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.21% 18.32% 19.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.28% 38.70% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 129 232 154
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,900 £47,500
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
647 739 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.71% 47.34% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 453 521 379
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 April 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 April 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#.

1 311 (79.95%) .NET
2 201 (51.67%) SQL Server
3 195 (50.13%) ASP.NET
4 190 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
5 176 (45.24%) JavaScript
6 140 (35.99%) HTML
7 133 (34.19%) SQL
8 132 (33.93%) MVC
9 130 (33.42%) Microsoft
10 123 (31.62%) CSS
11 119 (30.59%) .NET Framework
11 119 (30.59%) Degree
12 107 (27.51%) jQuery
13 100 (25.71%) Software Engineering
13 100 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 80 (20.57%) MS Excel
15 72 (18.51%) TDD
16 71 (18.25%) Visual Studio
17 69 (17.74%) Finance
18 68 (17.48%) OO
19 66 (16.97%) Computer Science
20 59 (15.17%) Oracle
21 56 (14.40%) NHibernate
21 56 (14.40%) Unit Testing
22 55 (14.14%) Windows
23 54 (13.88%) WCF
24 53 (13.62%) T-SQL
24 53 (13.62%) WPF
25 47 (12.08%) C++
25 47 (12.08%) Java

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 42 (10.80%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.88%) IIS
2 19 (4.88%) CMS
3 18 (4.63%) IBM Notes
4 17 (4.37%) Node.js
5 11 (2.83%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.29%) WordPress
6 5 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.03%) Apache
7 4 (1.03%) JBoss
8 3 (0.77%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.77%) Drupal
8 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 80 (20.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (3.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.57%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.77%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.03%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.37%) Ethernet
2 10 (2.57%) HTTP
3 5 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.29%) Intranet
3 5 (1.29%) Internet
3 5 (1.29%) SMTP
4 3 (0.77%) DNS
4 3 (0.77%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.77%) FTP
5 2 (0.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (51.67%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.14%) NoSQL
5 17 (4.37%) MS Access
6 15 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.08%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.06%) MySQL
8 8 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.80%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.29%) Ingres
11 5 (1.29%) Informix
11 5 (1.29%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.77%) Big Data
14 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 71 (18.25%) Visual Studio
2 37 (9.51%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.17%) Subversion
4 18 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.11%) Selenium
6 10 (2.57%) Appium
7 8 (2.06%) NUnit
8 5 (1.29%) Maven
9 4 (1.03%) Xcode
9 4 (1.03%) Moq
10 3 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.77%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.77%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.77%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.51%) GitLab
11 2 (0.51%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.51%) Emacs
12 1 (0.26%) Redmine
General
1 69 (17.74%) Finance
2 18 (4.63%) Electronics
3 9 (2.31%) Banking
4 7 (1.80%) Retail
5 6 (1.54%) Marketing
6 5 (1.29%) Back Office
7 4 (1.03%) Advertising
7 4 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.03%) Front Office
8 3 (0.77%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 280 (71.98%) Developer
2 86 (22.11%) .NET Developer
3 73 (18.77%) C# Developer
4 64 (16.45%) Software Developer
5 63 (16.20%) Software Engineer
6 41 (10.54%) Senior Developer
7 28 (7.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (6.94%) Web Developer
9 23 (5.91%) Analyst
10 20 (5.14%) C# Software Developer
11 17 (4.37%) .NET Software Engineer
11 17 (4.37%) AWS Developer
11 17 (4.37%) Senior Software Engineer
12 13 (3.34%) iOS Developer
13 12 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (3.08%) Lead Developer
14 9 (2.31%) Senior Software Developer
14 9 (2.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (2.06%) C# Web Developer
15 8 (2.06%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (79.95%) .NET
2 195 (50.13%) ASP.NET
3 140 (35.99%) HTML
4 123 (31.62%) CSS
5 119 (30.59%) .NET Framework
6 107 (27.51%) jQuery
7 100 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 56 (14.40%) NHibernate
9 54 (13.88%) WCF
10 53 (13.62%) WPF
11 47 (12.08%) Entity Framework
12 45 (11.57%) Ajax
13 44 (11.31%) XML
14 40 (10.28%) HTML5
15 30 (7.71%) Web Services
16 25 (6.43%) WinForms
17 19 (4.88%) OpenGL
17 19 (4.88%) JSON
17 19 (4.88%) RESTful
17 19 (4.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.97%) Computer Science
2 36 (9.25%) Mathematics
3 22 (5.66%) Visualisation
3 22 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (4.37%) CUDA
5 15 (3.86%) N-Tier
6 14 (3.60%) User Experience
7 13 (3.34%) Social Media
7 13 (3.34%) BBC
7 13 (3.34%) Mobile App
8 12 (3.08%) Physics
8 12 (3.08%) Cryptography
9 8 (2.06%) GIS
10 7 (1.80%) Open Source
11 6 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.03%) FMCG
12 4 (1.03%) iPad
12 4 (1.03%) SWIFT
12 4 (1.03%) Equities
12 4 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 55 (14.14%) Windows
2 24 (6.17%) UNIX
3 18 (4.63%) Linux
4 14 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.08%) Android
6 9 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.54%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.77%) Solaris
11 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.26%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (33.93%) MVC
3 100 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 72 (18.51%) TDD
5 68 (17.48%) OO
6 56 (14.40%) Unit Testing
7 42 (10.80%) Scrum
8 35 (9.00%) Web Development
9 30 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (7.20%) OOP
11 25 (6.43%) Mentoring
12 21 (5.40%) Investment Management
13 20 (5.14%) CRM
13 20 (5.14%) Software Architecture
13 20 (5.14%) Web Application Development
14 19 (4.88%) Waterfall
15 17 (4.37%) Linear Algebra
15 17 (4.37%) 3D Visualisation
16 16 (4.11%) BDD
16 16 (4.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 133 (34.19%) SQL
3 53 (13.62%) T-SQL
4 47 (12.08%) C++
4 47 (12.08%) Java
5 30 (7.71%) C
6 27 (6.94%) VB.NET
7 21 (5.40%) VBA
8 18 (4.63%) Objective-C
9 17 (4.37%) VC++
10 16 (4.11%) Ruby
11 15 (3.86%) PL/SQL
12 12 (3.08%) VB
13 10 (2.57%) PHP
14 8 (2.06%) Python
14 8 (2.06%) XPath
14 8 (2.06%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.80%) VBScript
16 5 (1.29%) F#
17 4 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 119 (30.59%) Degree
2 9 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.29%) ISEB
4 4 (1.03%) MCP
5 3 (0.77%) PhD
6 2 (0.51%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.08%) QA
2 6 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) OpenView
1 2 (0.51%) SCCM
1 2 (0.51%) SCOM
2 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 130 (33.42%) Microsoft
2 59 (15.17%) Oracle
3 19 (4.88%) Sybase
4 18 (4.63%) Lotus
5 14 (3.60%) Google
6 13 (3.34%) Apple
6 13 (3.34%) Sony
6 13 (3.34%) Yahoo!
6 13 (3.34%) Facebook
7 7 (1.80%) IBM
8 6 (1.54%) HP
9 3 (0.77%) Sun
9 3 (0.77%) Telerik
10 2 (0.51%) Charles River
10 2 (0.51%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.26%) Twitter
11 1 (0.26%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.26%) Pega
11 1 (0.26%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.26%) Red Gate
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and culture
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent culture, bonus + benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Generous Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Clear Career Development
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Progression
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Annapurna
Posted: 14 days ago