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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 16 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 137 291 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.53% 18.50% 21.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.83% 37.31% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 86 235 149
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £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
600 780 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.12% 49.59% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 411 535 357
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 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#.

1 257 (79.08%) .NET
2 170 (52.31%) ASP.NET
2 170 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (50.15%) SQL Server
4 152 (46.77%) JavaScript
5 128 (39.38%) MVC
6 116 (35.69%) HTML
7 111 (34.15%) SQL
8 108 (33.23%) CSS
9 97 (29.85%) Software Engineering
10 96 (29.54%) .NET Framework
11 95 (29.23%) Microsoft
12 94 (28.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 84 (25.85%) jQuery
14 80 (24.62%) Degree
15 69 (21.23%) MS Excel
16 67 (20.62%) TDD
17 51 (15.69%) Visual Studio
17 51 (15.69%) Finance
18 50 (15.38%) T-SQL
19 49 (15.08%) OO
20 46 (14.15%) Computer Science
21 45 (13.85%) NHibernate
21 45 (13.85%) Oracle
22 41 (12.62%) Java
23 39 (12.00%) Unit Testing
24 38 (11.69%) WPF
25 35 (10.77%) WCF
25 35 (10.77%) Windows
26 34 (10.46%) C++

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (9.85%) SharePoint
2 21 (6.46%) IBM Notes
3 18 (5.54%) Node.js
4 7 (2.15%) IIS
5 6 (1.85%) Apache
6 5 (1.54%) CMS
6 5 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.23%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.23%) JBoss
7 4 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 69 (21.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.54%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.92%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.92%) Ethernet
2 6 (1.85%) HTTP
3 5 (1.54%) Internet
4 3 (0.92%) Intranet
5 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (50.15%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.46%) MS Access
2 21 (6.46%) NoSQL
3 20 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.08%) MySQL
7 7 (2.15%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.15%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.23%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.92%) Big Data
10 3 (0.92%) Ingres
10 3 (0.92%) Informix
10 3 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.31%) VoltDB
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 51 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 34 (10.46%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.46%) Subversion
4 19 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (3.69%) Selenium
6 7 (2.15%) Maven
7 5 (1.54%) Appium
8 4 (1.23%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.92%) QUnit
9 3 (0.92%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.92%) Xcode
10 2 (0.62%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.62%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.62%) NUnit
10 2 (0.62%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.62%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.62%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.62%) GitLab
11 1 (0.31%) Emacs
11 1 (0.31%) jEdit
General
1 51 (15.69%) Finance
2 17 (5.23%) Electronics
3 14 (4.31%) Banking
4 9 (2.77%) Retail
5 5 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (1.23%) Front Office
7 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.62%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) Advertising
8 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 221 (68.00%) Developer
2 72 (22.15%) .NET Developer
3 56 (17.23%) Software Engineer
4 47 (14.46%) C# Developer
5 42 (12.92%) Software Developer
6 41 (12.62%) Senior Developer
7 25 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 22 (6.77%) Analyst
9 16 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (4.92%) AWS Developer
10 15 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (4.31%) .NET Software Engineer
12 13 (4.00%) Test Analyst
13 8 (2.46%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (2.46%) C# Software Developer
14 7 (2.15%) WPF Developer
14 7 (2.15%) iOS Developer
14 7 (2.15%) Lead Developer
14 7 (2.15%) C# Web Developer
14 7 (2.15%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (79.08%) .NET
2 170 (52.31%) ASP.NET
3 116 (35.69%) HTML
4 108 (33.23%) CSS
5 96 (29.54%) .NET Framework
6 94 (28.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 84 (25.85%) jQuery
8 45 (13.85%) NHibernate
9 38 (11.69%) WPF
10 35 (10.77%) WCF
11 34 (10.46%) Ajax
12 32 (9.85%) Entity Framework
12 32 (9.85%) XML
13 28 (8.62%) HTML5
14 23 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (6.15%) WinForms
16 19 (5.85%) RESTful
17 17 (5.23%) JSON
17 17 (5.23%) OpenGL
18 16 (4.92%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.15%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.92%) Mathematics
3 23 (7.08%) Visualisation
4 15 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.62%) Social Media
4 15 (4.62%) CUDA
5 14 (4.31%) BBC
6 10 (3.08%) N-Tier
6 10 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.77%) Cryptography
8 6 (1.85%) Physics
8 6 (1.85%) User Experience
9 5 (1.54%) Open Source
10 4 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.23%) Equities
10 4 (1.23%) Derivative
10 4 (1.23%) FMCG
10 4 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.92%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.77%) Windows
2 20 (6.15%) UNIX
3 13 (4.00%) Linux
4 10 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.77%) Android
6 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.92%) Solaris
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.31%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (39.38%) MVC
3 97 (29.85%) Software Engineering
4 67 (20.62%) TDD
5 49 (15.08%) OO
6 39 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 30 (9.23%) Scrum
8 26 (8.00%) Web Development
9 24 (7.38%) Mentoring
10 23 (7.08%) OOP
11 20 (6.15%) Web Application Development
12 19 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (5.85%) Waterfall
12 19 (5.85%) Software Architecture
13 18 (5.54%) BDD
14 16 (4.92%) Linear Algebra
14 16 (4.92%) 3D Visualisation
15 15 (4.62%) Investment Management
16 14 (4.31%) Asset Management
16 14 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (46.77%) JavaScript
2 111 (34.15%) SQL
3 50 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 41 (12.62%) Java
5 34 (10.46%) C++
6 25 (7.69%) VBA
7 23 (7.08%) C
8 22 (6.77%) VB.NET
9 16 (4.92%) VC++
10 15 (4.62%) Ruby
11 13 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 11 (3.38%) VB
12 11 (3.38%) Perl
13 9 (2.77%) PHP
14 8 (2.46%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.85%) Python
15 6 (1.85%) XPath
16 5 (1.54%) VBScript
17 3 (0.92%) F#
17 3 (0.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 80 (24.62%) Degree
2 8 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.54%) ISEB
4 2 (0.62%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.62%) PhD
4 2 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.08%) QA
2 4 (1.23%) SLA
2 4 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) HL7
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 95 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 45 (13.85%) Oracle
3 21 (6.46%) Lotus
4 14 (4.31%) Yahoo!
4 14 (4.31%) Google
4 14 (4.31%) Sony
4 14 (4.31%) Apple
4 14 (4.31%) Facebook
5 10 (3.08%) Sybase
6 8 (2.46%) IBM
7 3 (0.92%) Telerik
7 3 (0.92%) Sun
7 3 (0.92%) HP
7 3 (0.92%) Charles River
8 2 (0.62%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.31%) Twitter
9 1 (0.31%) Pega
9 1 (0.31%) Intel
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.31%) Informatica
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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PRG
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hudson (Scotland) IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £ DOE very competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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