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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 651 436 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.07% 14.19% 17.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.77% 26.11% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 519 301 376
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 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
1928 1670 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.51% 54.34% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1098 1135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £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 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +2 312 £38,500 -2.53% 43
Glasgow +2 262 £35,000 -12.50% 59
Aberdeen +5 27 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Fife +2 10 £35,000 +40.00% 1
West Lothian +8 8 £36,250 -18.99% 2
Dundee +2 8 £37,000 +11.27%
North Lanarkshire - 6 £30,000 - 3
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £33,750 -
Highlands +10 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Argyll and Bute +2 1 £37,000 - 1
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £50,000 - 2
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1078 (80.33%) .NET
2 691 (51.49%) SQL Server
3 652 (48.58%) ASP.NET
4 496 (36.96%) JavaScript
5 487 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
6 461 (34.35%) HTML
7 452 (33.68%) SQL
8 447 (33.31%) MVC
9 398 (29.66%) CSS
10 395 (29.43%) Microsoft
11 317 (23.62%) Software Engineering
12 282 (21.01%) jQuery
13 267 (19.90%) .NET Framework
14 257 (19.15%) Degree
14 257 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 227 (16.92%) Java
16 223 (16.62%) Visual Studio
17 215 (16.02%) OO
18 196 (14.61%) SharePoint
19 192 (14.31%) Windows
20 183 (13.64%) TDD
21 178 (13.26%) MS Excel
22 174 (12.97%) C++
23 158 (11.77%) Finance
24 157 (11.70%) Computer Science
25 156 (11.62%) XML
26 153 (11.40%) WCF
27 135 (10.06%) WPF
28 132 (9.84%) Oracle
29 131 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 196 (14.61%) SharePoint
2 69 (5.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 53 (3.95%) IIS
4 46 (3.43%) CMS
5 41 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 38 (2.83%) Umbraco
7 34 (2.53%) Node.js
8 25 (1.86%) Tomcat
9 21 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (0.97%) NServiceBus
12 12 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
13 10 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (0.75%) Apache
14 3 (0.22%) MS Project Server
15 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.15%) Drupal
15 2 (0.15%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.15%) Sitefinity
16 1 (0.075%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 178 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.98%) InfoPath
3 23 (1.71%) MS Office
4 9 (0.67%) MS Project
5 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.075%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.30%) Maximo
4 3 (0.22%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.075%) Movex
6 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.075%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.075%) Magento
6 1 (0.075%) Epicor Vantage
6 1 (0.075%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 47 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.19%) Google Compute Engine
5 14 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.67%) Heroku
6 9 (0.67%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.37%) GitHub
8 4 (0.30%) SaaS
9 2 (0.15%) Office 365
10 1 (0.075%) Taleo
10 1 (0.075%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.91%) HTTP
2 29 (2.16%) Intranet
3 23 (1.71%) Internet
4 17 (1.27%) Ethernet
5 15 (1.12%) SMTP
6 14 (1.04%) FTP
6 14 (1.04%) HTTPS
7 12 (0.89%) TCP/IP
8 11 (0.82%) DNS
9 4 (0.30%) Firewall
10 3 (0.22%) LDAP
11 2 (0.15%) GPRS
12 1 (0.075%) DHCP
12 1 (0.075%) SNMP
12 1 (0.075%) ASN.1
12 1 (0.075%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.075%) AMQP
12 1 (0.075%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (51.49%) SQL Server
2 131 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 124 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 115 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 111 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 62 (4.62%) RDBMS
7 60 (4.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 43 (3.20%) NoSQL
9 42 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 30 (2.24%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.42%) MySQL
13 16 (1.19%) PerformancePoint
14 14 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (0.97%) Big Data
16 12 (0.89%) MongoDB
17 10 (0.75%) KDB
18 9 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
19 6 (0.45%) DTS
19 6 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 223 (16.62%) Visual Studio
2 75 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (3.35%) Subversion
4 42 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 14 (1.04%) Jenkins
6 13 (0.97%) SpecFlow
6 13 (0.97%) NUnit
7 12 (0.89%) ReSharper
8 10 (0.75%) Selenium
9 9 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (0.67%) Moq
10 8 (0.60%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.60%) NCrunch
11 6 (0.45%) JIRA
12 5 (0.37%) IntelliJ
12 5 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.30%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.30%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 158 (11.77%) Finance
2 60 (4.47%) Law
3 53 (3.95%) Games
4 36 (2.68%) Legal
5 29 (2.16%) Banking
6 28 (2.09%) Advertising
7 23 (1.71%) Retail
8 21 (1.56%) Electronics
9 20 (1.49%) Front Office
10 14 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.67%) Marketing
13 5 (0.37%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.30%) Automotive
14 4 (0.30%) Publishing
14 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.22%) Back Office
15 3 (0.22%) French Language
16 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 934 (69.60%) Developer
2 277 (20.64%) .NET Developer
3 261 (19.45%) Software Developer
4 227 (16.92%) Software Engineer
5 190 (14.16%) C# Developer
6 168 (12.52%) Senior Developer
7 141 (10.51%) Programmer
8 99 (7.38%) Analyst
9 98 (7.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 71 (5.29%) Web Developer
11 57 (4.25%) Analyst Programmer
12 54 (4.02%) Lead Developer
12 54 (4.02%) SharePoint Developer
12 54 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 51 (3.80%) Applications Support
13 51 (3.80%) Graduate
14 50 (3.73%) Senior Software Engineer
14 50 (3.73%) Senior Software Developer
15 49 (3.65%) Applications Developer
16 48 (3.58%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1078 (80.33%) .NET
2 652 (48.58%) ASP.NET
3 461 (34.35%) HTML
4 398 (29.66%) CSS
5 282 (21.01%) jQuery
6 267 (19.90%) .NET Framework
7 257 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 156 (11.62%) XML
9 153 (11.40%) WCF
10 135 (10.06%) WPF
11 130 (9.69%) HTML5
12 112 (8.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 112 (8.35%) Ajax
13 107 (7.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 104 (7.75%) Web Services
15 102 (7.60%) LINQ
16 97 (7.23%) NHibernate
17 79 (5.89%) WinForms
18 74 (5.51%) CSS3
19 43 (3.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 157 (11.70%) Computer Science
2 72 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (5.22%) Mathematics
4 58 (4.32%) User Experience
5 40 (2.98%) Mobile App
6 31 (2.31%) Physics
7 29 (2.16%) Visualisation
8 27 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.56%) Cryptography
9 21 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.27%) CUDA
11 16 (1.19%) N-Tier
12 14 (1.04%) iPhone
13 12 (0.89%) Mobile Games
13 12 (0.89%) Social Media
13 12 (0.89%) Open Source
14 10 (0.75%) BBC
14 10 (0.75%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.67%) Fixed Income
15 9 (0.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 192 (14.31%) Windows
2 71 (5.29%) Linux
3 70 (5.22%) UNIX
4 48 (3.58%) Apple iOS
5 47 (3.50%) Android
6 16 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.67%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.60%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.22%) Solaris
12 2 (0.15%) NetWare
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.075%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.075%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.075%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.075%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.075%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.075%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
2 447 (33.31%) MVC
3 317 (23.62%) Software Engineering
4 215 (16.02%) OO
5 183 (13.64%) TDD
6 120 (8.94%) Mentoring
7 117 (8.72%) Scrum
8 114 (8.49%) Web Development
9 107 (7.97%) OOP
10 103 (7.68%) Unit Testing
11 84 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (3.87%) CRM
13 51 (3.80%) Automated Testing
14 50 (3.73%) Project Management
15 45 (3.35%) SEO
15 45 (3.35%) OOD
16 43 (3.20%) E-Commerce
16 43 (3.20%) User Experience Design
17 40 (2.98%) ITIL
17 40 (2.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 496 (36.96%) JavaScript
2 452 (33.68%) SQL
3 227 (16.92%) Java
4 174 (12.97%) C++
5 107 (7.97%) VB.NET
6 98 (7.30%) T-SQL
7 86 (6.41%) Python
8 55 (4.10%) C
9 52 (3.87%) Ruby
10 49 (3.65%) VB
11 46 (3.43%) VBScript
12 44 (3.28%) Perl
13 39 (2.91%) PowerShell
14 31 (2.31%) VB6
15 26 (1.94%) PL/SQL
16 25 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 25 (1.86%) Objective-C
17 22 (1.64%) PHP
18 17 (1.27%) VC++
19 11 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 257 (19.15%) Degree
2 22 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.97%) Postgraduate
4 10 (0.75%) MCP
4 10 (0.75%) ISEB
5 8 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.52%) PhD
7 6 (0.45%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.30%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.15%) MCAD
9 2 (0.15%) HND
9 2 (0.15%) PMP
9 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.15%) MCTS
10 1 (0.075%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.075%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.80%) QA
2 22 (1.64%) SLA
3 14 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.30%) Basel III
6 2 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (0.67%) Docker
2 5 (0.37%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (1.19%) Puppet
1 16 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.12%) CFEngine
3 2 (0.15%) Control-M
4 1 (0.075%) SCCM
4 1 (0.075%) SCOM
4 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.075%) OpenView
Vendors
1 395 (29.43%) Microsoft
2 132 (9.84%) Oracle
3 51 (3.80%) Google
4 41 (3.06%) Sybase
5 27 (2.01%) Twitter
6 15 (1.12%) Sitecore
7 13 (0.97%) Apple
8 12 (0.89%) Adobe
9 11 (0.82%) Facebook
10 10 (0.75%) Sony
10 10 (0.75%) Yahoo!
11 8 (0.60%) SAP
12 7 (0.52%) VMware
13 6 (0.45%) JBoss
13 6 (0.45%) Citrix
13 6 (0.45%) Red Gate
13 6 (0.45%) Xamarin
14 5 (0.37%) Business Objects
14 5 (0.37%) Telerik
15 4 (0.30%) Atlassian
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + TBC
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary and great benefit
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Paisley, Renfrewshire
irw systems ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive salary and great benefit
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, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + an incredible benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago