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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 280 249 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.67% 17.50% 18.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.32% 34.25% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 244 167 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £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
771 727 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.40% 51.09% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 552 481 424
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 24 October 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 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#.

1 443 (77.99%) .NET
2 249 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 249 (43.84%) ASP.NET
3 212 (37.32%) JavaScript
4 199 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
5 191 (33.63%) MVC
6 182 (32.04%) Microsoft
7 166 (29.23%) HTML
8 163 (28.70%) SQL
9 153 (26.94%) Degree
10 149 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 136 (23.94%) CSS
11 136 (23.94%) Software Engineering
12 135 (23.77%) .NET Framework
13 104 (18.31%) Java
13 104 (18.31%) Windows
14 103 (18.13%) Visual Studio
14 103 (18.13%) Finance
15 97 (17.08%) OO
16 95 (16.73%) jQuery
17 93 (16.37%) Computer Science
18 85 (14.96%) MS Excel
19 81 (14.26%) C++
19 81 (14.26%) TDD
20 76 (13.38%) NHibernate
21 75 (13.20%) WCF
22 74 (13.03%) XML
23 66 (11.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 65 (11.44%) WPF
25 62 (10.92%) T-SQL

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 51 (8.98%) SharePoint
2 26 (4.58%) CMS
3 23 (4.05%) IIS
4 16 (2.82%) Node.js
5 15 (2.64%) NServiceBus
6 8 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.41%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.88%) Apache
7 5 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.88%) WordPress
8 3 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.35%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 85 (14.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.23%) MS Office
3 3 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.35%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.18%) Epicor Vantage
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Movex
4 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) Taleo
4 1 (0.18%) Office 365
4 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.40%) HTTP
2 19 (3.35%) Internet
3 16 (2.82%) Ethernet
4 15 (2.64%) SMTP
5 13 (2.29%) FTP
5 13 (2.29%) HTTPS
6 11 (1.94%) DNS
7 9 (1.58%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.58%) Intranet
8 2 (0.35%) SNMP
9 1 (0.18%) DHCP
9 1 (0.18%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.35%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.06%) Big Data
10 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.70%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.53%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.35%) VoltDB
13 2 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.18%) Informix
Development Applications
1 103 (18.13%) Visual Studio
2 26 (4.58%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (3.52%) Subversion
4 15 (2.64%) SpecFlow
5 12 (2.11%) Selenium
6 8 (1.41%) Appium
7 7 (1.23%) NUnit
7 7 (1.23%) Moq
8 3 (0.53%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.53%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.53%) Xcode
8 3 (0.53%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.53%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.53%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.18%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.18%) MSTest
General
1 103 (18.13%) Finance
2 26 (4.58%) Games
3 22 (3.87%) Law
4 17 (2.99%) Electronics
5 14 (2.46%) Advertising
6 8 (1.41%) Banking
7 6 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.53%) Retail
9 3 (0.53%) French Language
10 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 347 (61.09%) Developer
2 100 (17.61%) Software Developer
3 99 (17.43%) .NET Developer
3 99 (17.43%) C# Developer
4 91 (16.02%) Software Engineer
5 63 (11.09%) Senior Developer
6 62 (10.92%) Analyst
7 52 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 45 (7.92%) Programmer
9 44 (7.75%) Lead Developer
10 32 (5.63%) Web Developer
11 30 (5.28%) Analyst Programmer
12 26 (4.58%) Applications Support
12 26 (4.58%) ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 23 (4.05%) Lead C# Developer
14 23 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
15 22 (3.87%) Support Analyst
16 21 (3.70%) Graduate
17 20 (3.52%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (77.99%) .NET
2 249 (43.84%) ASP.NET
3 166 (29.23%) HTML
4 149 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 136 (23.94%) CSS
6 135 (23.77%) .NET Framework
7 95 (16.73%) jQuery
8 76 (13.38%) NHibernate
9 75 (13.20%) WCF
10 74 (13.03%) XML
11 66 (11.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 65 (11.44%) WPF
13 51 (8.98%) Ajax
14 45 (7.92%) Web Services
15 30 (5.28%) REST
16 29 (5.11%) HTML5
17 28 (4.93%) RESTful
18 26 (4.58%) AngularJS
19 23 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 22 (3.87%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 93 (16.37%) Computer Science
2 53 (9.33%) Mathematics
3 28 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.58%) Visualisation
5 23 (4.05%) Cryptography
6 21 (3.70%) Physics
7 18 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 18 (3.17%) Algorithms
8 16 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.82%) CUDA
9 15 (2.64%) Mobile App
10 14 (2.46%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.94%) Social Media
12 10 (1.76%) BBC
12 10 (1.76%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.41%) User Experience
14 7 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (1.06%) Open Source
15 6 (1.06%) Hedge funds
15 6 (1.06%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 104 (18.31%) Windows
2 48 (8.45%) Linux
3 33 (5.81%) UNIX
4 31 (5.46%) Apple iOS
5 23 (4.05%) Android
6 14 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.11%) Windows 7
9 10 (1.76%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (33.63%) MVC
3 136 (23.94%) Software Engineering
4 97 (17.08%) OO
5 81 (14.26%) TDD
6 62 (10.92%) Unit Testing
7 58 (10.21%) Scrum
8 50 (8.80%) Web Development
8 50 (8.80%) Mentoring
9 49 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (7.04%) OOP
11 33 (5.81%) Project Management
12 29 (5.11%) E-Commerce
13 27 (4.75%) ITIL
14 26 (4.58%) SOA
14 26 (4.58%) Automated Testing
15 24 (4.23%) Change Management
15 24 (4.23%) Software Architecture
16 23 (4.05%) CRM
17 21 (3.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 212 (37.32%) JavaScript
2 163 (28.70%) SQL
3 104 (18.31%) Java
4 81 (14.26%) C++
5 62 (10.92%) T-SQL
6 44 (7.75%) VB.NET
7 37 (6.51%) Python
8 35 (6.16%) Ruby
9 31 (5.46%) C
10 29 (5.11%) PowerShell
11 23 (4.05%) Objective-C
12 19 (3.35%) Perl
12 19 (3.35%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.82%) VC++
13 16 (2.82%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.11%) PHP
15 9 (1.58%) VB
16 8 (1.41%) VBScript
17 7 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
18 6 (1.06%) F#
Qualifications
1 153 (26.94%) Degree
2 9 (1.58%) Postgraduate
3 8 (1.41%) ISEB
3 8 (1.41%) MCP
4 6 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.88%) PhD
6 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.52%) QA
2 14 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) OpenView
1 2 (0.35%) SCCM
1 2 (0.35%) SCOM
2 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 182 (32.04%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.04%) Oracle
3 28 (4.93%) Google
4 24 (4.23%) Twitter
5 11 (1.94%) Facebook
6 10 (1.76%) Yahoo!
6 10 (1.76%) Sybase
6 10 (1.76%) Apple
6 10 (1.76%) Sony
7 9 (1.58%) Adobe
8 8 (1.41%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.88%) Red Gate
9 5 (0.88%) HP
9 5 (0.88%) VMware
10 4 (0.70%) Infragistics
10 4 (0.70%) Kony
11 3 (0.53%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.53%) Perforce
11 3 (0.53%) IBM
12 2 (0.35%) Epicor
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago