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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 12 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 185 221 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.68% 15.75% 19.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.95% 33.69% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 140 169 174
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +7.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
639 656 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.26% 46.76% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 465 458 414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,747 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £48,187
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 27 February 2015.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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#.

1 368 (81.78%) .NET
2 230 (51.11%) SQL Server
3 223 (49.56%) ASP.NET
4 197 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
5 187 (41.56%) JavaScript
6 160 (35.56%) SQL
7 152 (33.78%) HTML
8 151 (33.56%) Microsoft
9 149 (33.11%) MVC
10 144 (32.00%) Degree
11 139 (30.89%) .NET Framework
12 127 (28.22%) CSS
13 118 (26.22%) jQuery
14 115 (25.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 114 (25.33%) Software Engineering
16 94 (20.89%) Visual Studio
17 92 (20.44%) MS Excel
18 87 (19.33%) Finance
19 84 (18.67%) OO
20 83 (18.44%) Computer Science
21 82 (18.22%) TDD
22 80 (17.78%) Windows
23 77 (17.11%) Unit Testing
24 73 (16.22%) NHibernate
25 68 (15.11%) WCF
26 66 (14.67%) T-SQL
27 65 (14.44%) WPF
28 63 (14.00%) C++
29 62 (13.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
30 59 (13.11%) Oracle

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 43 (9.56%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.89%) CMS
3 19 (4.22%) IIS
4 17 (3.78%) Node.js
5 13 (2.89%) IBM Notes
6 12 (2.67%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.33%) WordPress
7 6 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.11%) NServiceBus
8 5 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.67%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.67%) Drupal
9 3 (0.67%) Apache
10 2 (0.44%) JBoss
10 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 92 (20.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.78%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.67%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.67%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.89%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.89%) HTTP
2 19 (4.22%) Ethernet
3 10 (2.22%) SMTP
4 8 (1.78%) Internet
4 8 (1.78%) FTP
4 8 (1.78%) HTTPS
5 7 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.56%) DNS
6 5 (1.11%) Intranet
7 2 (0.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (51.11%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 20 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 13 (2.89%) MS Access
6 12 (2.67%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.56%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.33%) MySQL
10 5 (1.11%) Ingres
10 5 (1.11%) Informix
10 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.11%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.89%) Big Data
12 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 94 (20.89%) Visual Studio
2 34 (7.56%) Git (software)
3 26 (5.78%) Subversion
4 20 (4.44%) Selenium
5 19 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (3.33%) Appium
7 11 (2.44%) NUnit
8 7 (1.56%) Moq
8 7 (1.56%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.89%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.89%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.67%) Maven
10 3 (0.67%) Xcode
10 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.44%) GitLab
11 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.44%) Emacs
11 2 (0.44%) MSBuild
General
1 87 (19.33%) Finance
2 20 (4.44%) Electronics
3 11 (2.44%) Law
4 5 (1.11%) Advertising
4 5 (1.11%) Retail
4 5 (1.11%) Marketing
4 5 (1.11%) Back Office
5 4 (0.89%) Games
5 4 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.67%) Front Office
7 2 (0.44%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 321 (71.33%) Developer
2 109 (24.22%) .NET Developer
3 90 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 88 (19.56%) Software Developer
5 72 (16.00%) Software Engineer
6 47 (10.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 44 (9.78%) Senior Developer
8 32 (7.11%) Analyst
9 25 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
10 24 (5.33%) Lead Developer
10 24 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (4.89%) Web Developer
12 21 (4.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (3.78%) iOS Developer
13 17 (3.78%) .NET Software Engineer
14 14 (3.11%) Senior Software Engineer
15 13 (2.89%) Support Analyst
16 11 (2.44%) Lead .NET Developer
17 10 (2.22%) Senior iOS Developer
17 10 (2.22%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (81.78%) .NET
2 223 (49.56%) ASP.NET
3 152 (33.78%) HTML
4 139 (30.89%) .NET Framework
5 127 (28.22%) CSS
6 118 (26.22%) jQuery
7 115 (25.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 73 (16.22%) NHibernate
9 68 (15.11%) WCF
10 65 (14.44%) WPF
11 62 (13.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 53 (11.78%) XML
13 50 (11.11%) Ajax
14 39 (8.67%) HTML5
15 37 (8.22%) Web Services
16 25 (5.56%) WinForms
17 23 (5.11%) REST
18 21 (4.67%) RESTful
18 21 (4.67%) Silverlight
18 21 (4.67%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 83 (18.44%) Computer Science
2 49 (10.89%) Mathematics
3 23 (5.11%) Cryptography
3 23 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (4.89%) Visualisation
5 19 (4.22%) CUDA
6 18 (4.00%) Physics
7 16 (3.56%) N-Tier
8 15 (3.33%) Social Media
9 14 (3.11%) Mobile App
9 14 (3.11%) BBC
9 14 (3.11%) User Experience
10 8 (1.78%) GIS
11 7 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (1.11%) iPad
13 4 (0.89%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.89%) Open Source
13 4 (0.89%) Equities
13 4 (0.89%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 80 (17.78%) Windows
2 28 (6.22%) Linux
3 26 (5.78%) UNIX
4 16 (3.56%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.44%) Mac OS X
6 11 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (2.22%) Android
8 9 (2.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.67%) Solaris
11 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (33.11%) MVC
3 114 (25.33%) Software Engineering
4 84 (18.67%) OO
5 82 (18.22%) TDD
6 77 (17.11%) Unit Testing
7 52 (11.56%) Scrum
8 42 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (8.44%) Web Development
10 37 (8.22%) OOP
11 25 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 24 (5.33%) E-Commerce
13 23 (5.11%) Investment Management
13 23 (5.11%) Waterfall
14 22 (4.89%) Software Architecture
14 22 (4.89%) Web Application Development
15 21 (4.67%) CRM
16 19 (4.22%) 3D Visualisation
16 19 (4.22%) Linear Algebra
17 18 (4.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 187 (41.56%) JavaScript
2 160 (35.56%) SQL
3 66 (14.67%) T-SQL
4 63 (14.00%) C++
5 56 (12.44%) Java
6 35 (7.78%) C
7 32 (7.11%) VB.NET
8 22 (4.89%) Objective-C
9 21 (4.67%) Ruby
10 19 (4.22%) VC++
11 16 (3.56%) VBA
12 15 (3.33%) PL/SQL
12 15 (3.33%) PowerShell
13 14 (3.11%) Python
14 13 (2.89%) PHP
15 12 (2.67%) VB
16 8 (1.78%) VBScript
16 8 (1.78%) XPath
17 6 (1.33%) F#
18 4 (0.89%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 144 (32.00%) Degree
2 8 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.33%) VCP4
4 5 (1.11%) MCP
4 5 (1.11%) ISEB
5 3 (0.67%) PhD
5 3 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.44%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.56%) QA
2 9 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.44%) OpenView
1 2 (0.44%) SCCM
1 2 (0.44%) SCOM
2 1 (0.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 151 (33.56%) Microsoft
2 59 (13.11%) Oracle
3 20 (4.44%) Google
4 19 (4.22%) Sybase
5 14 (3.11%) Apple
5 14 (3.11%) Sony
5 14 (3.11%) Yahoo!
5 14 (3.11%) Facebook
6 13 (2.89%) Lotus
7 9 (2.00%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.56%) IBM
9 6 (1.33%) HP
10 5 (1.11%) Twitter
11 4 (0.89%) Red Gate
11 4 (0.89%) Kony
12 3 (0.67%) Infragistics
12 3 (0.67%) Sun
13 2 (0.44%) Telerik
14 1 (0.22%) Pega
14 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Dependant of Experiance
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago