The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 648 470 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.54% 14.90% 18.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.71% 26.70% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 519 316 394
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,163
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1981 1760 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.61% 55.78% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1153 1134
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

C#
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the Scotland region.

C# Salary Trend in Scotland

C#
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C# across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

C# Salary Histogram in Scotland

C#
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 299 £38,500 -3.75% 44
Glasgow +2 261 £37,500 -6.25% 48
Aberdeen +4 33 £40,000 - 18
Dundee +9 18 £35,000 -14.62% 1
Fife +4 12 £35,000 +27.27% 3
West Lothian +17 7 £35,000 -1.40% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £33,750 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 - 2
Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1066 (80.64%) .NET
2 690 (52.19%) SQL Server
3 653 (49.39%) ASP.NET
4 481 (36.38%) JavaScript
5 456 (34.49%) MVC
6 445 (33.66%) SQL
7 434 (32.83%) HTML
8 397 (30.03%) Microsoft
9 383 (28.97%) CSS
10 286 (21.63%) Software Engineering
11 268 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
12 262 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 259 (19.59%) jQuery
14 239 (18.08%) .NET Framework
15 230 (17.40%) Degree
16 219 (16.57%) Java
17 205 (15.51%) OO
18 204 (15.43%) SharePoint
19 197 (14.90%) Visual Studio
20 185 (13.99%) Windows
21 183 (13.84%) TDD
22 175 (13.24%) MS Excel
23 167 (12.63%) C++
24 154 (11.65%) WCF
25 149 (11.27%) WPF
26 148 (11.20%) Finance
26 148 (11.20%) XML
27 137 (10.36%) Oracle
27 137 (10.36%) Computer Science
28 134 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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
1 204 (15.43%) SharePoint
2 76 (5.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 55 (4.16%) IIS
4 52 (3.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 48 (3.63%) CMS
6 35 (2.65%) Umbraco
7 34 (2.57%) Node.js
8 24 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 19 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
11 14 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (0.68%) Apache
13 9 (0.68%) NServiceBus
14 3 (0.23%) MS Project Server
15 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.15%) Sitefinity
15 2 (0.15%) Alfresco
16 1 (0.076%) WordPress
Applications
1 175 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.63%) InfoPath
3 26 (1.97%) MS Office
4 7 (0.53%) MS Project
5 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.076%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.23%) Maximo
4 1 (0.076%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.076%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.076%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.076%) Endur
4 1 (0.076%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.076%) Magento
4 1 (0.076%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.83%) Google Compute Engine
4 8 (0.61%) OpenShift
4 8 (0.61%) Heroku
5 7 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.38%) GitHub
7 4 (0.30%) SaaS
8 2 (0.15%) Office 365
9 1 (0.076%) PaaS
9 1 (0.076%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.97%) Intranet
2 24 (1.82%) Internet
2 24 (1.82%) HTTP
3 17 (1.29%) Ethernet
4 12 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.83%) FTP
5 11 (0.83%) SMTP
5 11 (0.83%) HTTPS
6 10 (0.76%) DNS
7 4 (0.30%) Firewall
8 3 (0.23%) LDAP
9 2 (0.15%) GPRS
10 1 (0.076%) LAN
10 1 (0.076%) VoIP
10 1 (0.076%) WAN
10 1 (0.076%) DHCP
10 1 (0.076%) ASN.1
10 1 (0.076%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.076%) AMQP
10 1 (0.076%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 690 (52.19%) SQL Server
2 134 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (9.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 120 (9.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 110 (8.32%) Relational Database
6 70 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 62 (4.69%) RDBMS
8 50 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (3.10%) NoSQL
10 40 (3.03%) Oracle Database
11 39 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (1.44%) PerformancePoint
12 19 (1.44%) MySQL
13 14 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.98%) KDB
15 10 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.76%) MongoDB
15 10 (0.76%) Big Data
15 10 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 197 (14.90%) Visual Studio
2 71 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (3.48%) Subversion
4 40 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 14 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.83%) ReSharper
7 10 (0.76%) NUnit
8 9 (0.68%) SpecFlow
9 8 (0.61%) NCrunch
9 8 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 7 (0.53%) MSBuild
10 7 (0.53%) Moq
11 6 (0.45%) JIRA
11 6 (0.45%) InstallShield
12 5 (0.38%) Selenium
12 5 (0.38%) CruiseControl
12 5 (0.38%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.30%) Hudson
13 4 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 148 (11.20%) Finance
2 58 (4.39%) Games
3 48 (3.63%) Law
4 41 (3.10%) Banking
5 37 (2.80%) Legal
6 29 (2.19%) Advertising
7 22 (1.66%) Electronics
7 22 (1.66%) Front Office
8 21 (1.59%) Retail
9 19 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.13%) Marketing
11 14 (1.06%) Telecoms
12 13 (0.98%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.61%) Automotive
14 7 (0.53%) Back Office
15 6 (0.45%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.30%) Publishing
17 3 (0.23%) French Language
18 2 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 929 (70.27%) Developer
2 272 (20.57%) .NET Developer
3 258 (19.52%) Software Developer
4 215 (16.26%) Software Engineer
5 197 (14.90%) C# Developer
6 163 (12.33%) Senior Developer
7 150 (11.35%) Programmer
8 99 (7.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 89 (6.73%) Analyst
10 78 (5.90%) Web Developer
11 56 (4.24%) Analyst Programmer
11 56 (4.24%) SharePoint Developer
12 52 (3.93%) Graduate
12 52 (3.93%) Senior Software Engineer
13 49 (3.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 45 (3.40%) Applications Developer
14 45 (3.40%) Senior Software Developer
15 42 (3.18%) Lead Developer
16 41 (3.10%) Graduate Developer
17 40 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1066 (80.64%) .NET
2 653 (49.39%) ASP.NET
3 434 (32.83%) HTML
4 383 (28.97%) CSS
5 262 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 259 (19.59%) jQuery
7 239 (18.08%) .NET Framework
8 154 (11.65%) WCF
9 149 (11.27%) WPF
10 148 (11.20%) XML
11 123 (9.30%) HTML5
12 120 (9.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 105 (7.94%) LINQ
14 104 (7.87%) Ajax
15 94 (7.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 92 (6.96%) Web Services
17 91 (6.88%) WinForms
18 78 (5.90%) NHibernate
19 74 (5.60%) CSS3
20 49 (3.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 137 (10.36%) Computer Science
2 61 (4.61%) Mathematics
3 46 (3.48%) Mobile App
4 33 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 29 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (1.97%) Physics
7 21 (1.59%) N-Tier
8 18 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.29%) CUDA
10 16 (1.21%) Open Source
11 15 (1.13%) iPhone
12 14 (1.06%) Mobile Games
13 13 (0.98%) Equities
13 13 (0.98%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.76%) Social Media
14 10 (0.76%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.68%) BBC
15 9 (0.68%) Fixed Income
16 8 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
16 8 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 185 (13.99%) Windows
2 77 (5.82%) UNIX
3 65 (4.92%) Linux
4 47 (3.56%) Android
5 44 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.23%) Solaris
12 2 (0.15%) NetWare
13 1 (0.076%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.076%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.076%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.076%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.076%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (34.49%) MVC
2 286 (21.63%) Software Engineering
3 268 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (15.51%) OO
5 183 (13.84%) TDD
6 123 (9.30%) Web Development
7 119 (9.00%) Scrum
8 99 (7.49%) Unit Testing
9 98 (7.41%) OOP
10 76 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (4.08%) CRM
12 51 (3.86%) SEO
13 50 (3.78%) Project Management
14 48 (3.63%) OOD
15 47 (3.56%) User Experience Design
16 42 (3.18%) Automated Testing
17 41 (3.10%) SOA
17 41 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
18 38 (2.87%) Workflow
18 38 (2.87%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 481 (36.38%) JavaScript
2 445 (33.66%) SQL
3 219 (16.57%) Java
4 167 (12.63%) C++
5 118 (8.93%) VB.NET
6 86 (6.51%) Python
7 84 (6.35%) T-SQL
8 60 (4.54%) VB
9 52 (3.93%) Perl
10 48 (3.63%) C
10 48 (3.63%) Ruby
11 45 (3.40%) VBScript
12 39 (2.95%) PowerShell
13 38 (2.87%) VB6
14 29 (2.19%) Shell Script
15 23 (1.74%) PL/SQL
16 20 (1.51%) PHP
16 20 (1.51%) Objective-C
17 17 (1.29%) VC++
18 11 (0.83%) F#
Qualifications
1 230 (17.40%) Degree
2 21 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.98%) Postgraduate
4 11 (0.83%) MCP
5 9 (0.68%) ISEB
6 8 (0.61%) PhD
7 6 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.15%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.15%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.15%) MCTS
9 2 (0.15%) MCAD
10 1 (0.076%) HND
10 1 (0.076%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.076%) PMP
10 1 (0.076%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.71%) QA
2 20 (1.51%) SLA
3 15 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.13%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.30%) Basel III
5 2 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (0.68%) Hyper-V
2 8 (0.61%) Docker
3 6 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (0.83%) Puppet
1 11 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.76%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.076%) Control-M
3 1 (0.076%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 397 (30.03%) Microsoft
2 137 (10.36%) Oracle
3 45 (3.40%) Sybase
3 45 (3.40%) Google
4 23 (1.74%) Twitter
5 18 (1.36%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.13%) VMware
7 12 (0.91%) Adobe
7 12 (0.91%) Apple
8 10 (0.76%) Citrix
8 10 (0.76%) Facebook
9 9 (0.68%) Yahoo!
9 9 (0.68%) Sony
10 5 (0.38%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.38%) Red Gate
10 5 (0.38%) Reuters
11 4 (0.30%) Telerik
11 4 (0.30%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.30%) Typemock
11 4 (0.30%) SAP
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
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Salary: From £42,023 to £53,718 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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