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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 5 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 309 208 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.77% 16.71% 18.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.26% 31.85% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 270 130 168
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,450 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,600
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
787 653 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.89% 52.45% 50.04%
Number of salaries quoted 563 419 448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 16 September 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 September 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#.

1 464 (75.82%) .NET
2 267 (43.63%) ASP.NET
3 262 (42.81%) SQL Server
4 227 (37.09%) MVC
5 222 (36.27%) JavaScript
6 213 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
7 187 (30.56%) SQL
8 185 (30.23%) Microsoft
9 179 (29.25%) HTML
10 164 (26.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 153 (25.00%) Degree
12 151 (24.67%) Software Engineering
13 143 (23.37%) CSS
14 130 (21.24%) .NET Framework
15 109 (17.81%) Java
16 103 (16.83%) OO
17 100 (16.34%) Windows
17 100 (16.34%) jQuery
18 94 (15.36%) Computer Science
19 91 (14.87%) MS Excel
20 89 (14.54%) Finance
21 87 (14.22%) Visual Studio
22 80 (13.07%) TDD
22 80 (13.07%) C++
23 76 (12.42%) XML
24 72 (11.76%) WCF
25 71 (11.60%) SharePoint
26 70 (11.44%) T-SQL
26 70 (11.44%) Mentoring
27 67 (10.95%) SQL Server Integration Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 71 (11.60%) SharePoint
2 23 (3.76%) CMS
3 20 (3.27%) IIS
4 18 (2.94%) Node.js
5 11 (1.80%) NServiceBus
5 11 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.82%) Apache
10 3 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.33%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.16%) Alfresco
Applications
1 91 (14.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.63%) MS Office
3 6 (0.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 26 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Movex
3 1 (0.16%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.16%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.59%) Internet
2 19 (3.10%) HTTP
3 16 (2.61%) Ethernet
4 15 (2.45%) SMTP
5 14 (2.29%) FTP
5 14 (2.29%) HTTPS
6 10 (1.63%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.47%) Intranet
8 8 (1.31%) DNS
9 1 (0.16%) ASN.1
9 1 (0.16%) DHCP
9 1 (0.16%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (42.81%) SQL Server
2 67 (10.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (3.59%) NoSQL
7 15 (2.45%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.14%) Big Data
11 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.82%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.49%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.33%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.33%) Couchbase
16 1 (0.16%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 87 (14.22%) Visual Studio
2 32 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (3.59%) Subversion
4 19 (3.10%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.80%) SpecFlow
6 6 (0.98%) Selenium
7 5 (0.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 4 (0.65%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.65%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.49%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.49%) JIRA
10 2 (0.33%) NUnit
10 2 (0.33%) FishEye
10 2 (0.33%) Hudson
10 2 (0.33%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.33%) Moq
10 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 89 (14.54%) Finance
2 33 (5.39%) Games
3 23 (3.76%) Law
4 17 (2.78%) Electronics
5 13 (2.12%) Advertising
6 10 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.31%) Banking
8 6 (0.98%) Retail
8 6 (0.98%) Automotive
9 5 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.65%) Marketing
11 3 (0.49%) Legal
11 3 (0.49%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
12 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 364 (59.48%) Developer
2 109 (17.81%) Software Developer
3 101 (16.50%) .NET Developer
4 97 (15.85%) Software Engineer
5 85 (13.89%) C# Developer
6 82 (13.40%) Senior Developer
7 64 (10.46%) Programmer
8 60 (9.80%) Analyst
9 48 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 34 (5.56%) Lead Developer
11 32 (5.23%) Web Developer
12 29 (4.74%) Analyst Programmer
13 28 (4.58%) Applications Support
13 28 (4.58%) Senior Software Engineer
14 26 (4.25%) Junior
15 25 (4.08%) Graduate
15 25 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (3.76%) Consultant
16 23 (3.76%) Senior Software Developer
16 23 (3.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (75.82%) .NET
2 267 (43.63%) ASP.NET
3 179 (29.25%) HTML
4 164 (26.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 143 (23.37%) CSS
6 130 (21.24%) .NET Framework
7 100 (16.34%) jQuery
8 76 (12.42%) XML
9 72 (11.76%) WCF
10 66 (10.78%) NHibernate
11 65 (10.62%) WPF
12 61 (9.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 60 (9.80%) Ajax
14 50 (8.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 40 (6.54%) HTML5
16 37 (6.05%) Web Services
17 32 (5.23%) WinForms
18 31 (5.07%) RESTful
19 24 (3.92%) CSS3
19 24 (3.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 94 (15.36%) Computer Science
2 52 (8.50%) Mathematics
3 35 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.08%) Visualisation
5 22 (3.59%) Physics
6 20 (3.27%) Cryptography
7 18 (2.94%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.61%) CUDA
9 15 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.12%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.96%) Mobile Games
12 11 (1.80%) Social Media
13 10 (1.63%) BBC
14 8 (1.31%) User Experience
14 8 (1.31%) Hedge funds
15 7 (1.14%) Online Games
16 6 (0.98%) Open Source
16 6 (0.98%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 100 (16.34%) Windows
2 41 (6.70%) Linux
3 39 (6.37%) UNIX
4 31 (5.07%) Apple iOS
5 21 (3.43%) Android
6 16 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.80%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (37.09%) MVC
2 213 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (24.67%) Software Engineering
4 103 (16.83%) OO
5 80 (13.07%) TDD
6 70 (11.44%) Mentoring
7 57 (9.31%) Scrum
8 52 (8.50%) Web Development
9 46 (7.52%) Unit Testing
9 46 (7.52%) OOP
10 37 (6.05%) ITIL
11 36 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (5.07%) Project Management
13 30 (4.90%) Automated Testing
14 28 (4.58%) Information Security
14 28 (4.58%) E-Commerce
15 27 (4.41%) CRM
15 27 (4.41%) Software Architecture
16 24 (3.92%) SOA
17 22 (3.59%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 222 (36.27%) JavaScript
2 187 (30.56%) SQL
3 109 (17.81%) Java
4 80 (13.07%) C++
5 70 (11.44%) T-SQL
6 43 (7.03%) VB.NET
7 39 (6.37%) Python
8 38 (6.21%) PowerShell
9 35 (5.72%) Ruby
10 34 (5.56%) C
11 24 (3.92%) Perl
12 22 (3.59%) Objective-C
13 19 (3.10%) PL/SQL
14 16 (2.61%) VC++
15 15 (2.45%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.80%) F#
17 9 (1.47%) VB
18 8 (1.31%) CoffeeScript
19 7 (1.14%) PHP
19 7 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 153 (25.00%) Degree
2 13 (2.12%) Postgraduate
3 12 (1.96%) MCP
4 8 (1.31%) ISEB
4 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.14%) PhD
6 6 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.98%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.27%) QA
2 18 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.31%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) OpenView
1 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.16%) SCCM
1 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 185 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.70%) Oracle
3 22 (3.59%) Google
4 20 (3.27%) Twitter
5 11 (1.80%) Facebook
6 10 (1.63%) Yahoo!
6 10 (1.63%) Apple
6 10 (1.63%) VMware
6 10 (1.63%) Sony
7 9 (1.47%) Adobe
8 7 (1.14%) Sybase
9 4 (0.65%) Citrix
10 3 (0.49%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.49%) Perforce
10 3 (0.49%) Reuters
10 3 (0.49%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.33%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.33%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.33%) Epicor
11 2 (0.33%) Cisco
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Expenses
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Worlds largest company
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago