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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 7 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 533 565 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.29% 17.11% 17.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.04% 30.74% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 404 391 380
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 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
1613 1838 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.34% 55.65% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1191 1068
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Glasgow +1 242 £40,000 - 35
Edinburgh -3 215 £40,000 +6.66% 30
Aberdeen +6 30 £41,250 +13.79% 6
West Lothian +4 23 £35,000 -2.77% 6
Dundee -4 8 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Renfrewshire +5 6 £43,250 -3.88% 1
Fife -7 4 £28,000 -26.79%
Falkirk +1 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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#.

1 920 (80.84%) .NET
2 639 (56.15%) SQL Server
3 585 (51.41%) ASP.NET
4 470 (41.30%) JavaScript
5 422 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
6 394 (34.62%) MVC
7 389 (34.18%) HTML
8 376 (33.04%) SQL
9 332 (29.17%) CSS
10 313 (27.50%) Microsoft
11 278 (24.43%) jQuery
12 258 (22.67%) Degree
13 256 (22.50%) .NET Framework
14 247 (21.70%) Software Engineering
15 244 (21.44%) ASP.NET MVC
16 212 (18.63%) Visual Studio
17 185 (16.26%) OO
18 184 (16.17%) TDD
19 176 (15.47%) Finance
20 170 (14.94%) Java
21 168 (14.76%) Windows
22 160 (14.06%) MS Excel
23 158 (13.88%) C++
24 156 (13.71%) Computer Science
25 155 (13.62%) WCF
26 145 (12.74%) Oracle
27 130 (11.42%) Web Services
28 129 (11.34%) SharePoint
29 123 (10.81%) Scrum
30 121 (10.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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
1 129 (11.34%) SharePoint
2 56 (4.92%) IIS
3 49 (4.31%) CMS
3 49 (4.31%) Umbraco
4 42 (3.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 24 (2.11%) Node.js
6 13 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 11 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (0.88%) IBM Notes
9 9 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.70%) NServiceBus
11 7 (0.62%) JBoss
12 6 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.53%) WordPress
12 6 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.44%) Apache
13 5 (0.44%) Drupal
14 4 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.26%) MS Project Server
15 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 160 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.14%) InfoPath
3 9 (0.79%) MS Project
4 6 (0.53%) MS Office
5 4 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.088%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.70%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.26%) FINCAD Analytics
3 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.18%) Maximo
4 2 (0.18%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.088%) Movex
5 1 (0.088%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.088%) Endur
5 1 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.088%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.05%) Google Compute Engine
4 12 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (0.88%) SaaS
6 6 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (0.53%) GitHub
7 4 (0.35%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.35%) Heroku
8 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.088%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.60%) HTTP
2 24 (2.11%) Intranet
3 20 (1.76%) Ethernet
4 14 (1.23%) SMTP
5 12 (1.05%) Internet
6 11 (0.97%) HTTPS
6 11 (0.97%) FTP
7 10 (0.88%) DNS
8 9 (0.79%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.26%) SNMP
10 2 (0.18%) iBeacon
11 1 (0.088%) SSL
11 1 (0.088%) Firewall
11 1 (0.088%) ASN.1
11 1 (0.088%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 639 (56.15%) SQL Server
2 111 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 105 (9.23%) Relational Database
4 85 (7.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 65 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (4.92%) RDBMS
7 41 (3.60%) NoSQL
8 35 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 33 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (2.20%) MySQL
11 21 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (1.58%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.32%) MongoDB
14 11 (0.97%) MS Access
14 11 (0.97%) Hadoop
15 10 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.79%) Big Data
17 8 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 212 (18.63%) Visual Studio
2 63 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (4.57%) Git (software)
4 42 (3.69%) Subversion
5 28 (2.46%) Selenium
6 23 (2.02%) NUnit
7 16 (1.41%) Moq
8 15 (1.32%) Appium
9 10 (0.88%) SpecFlow
9 10 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.79%) ReSharper
10 9 (0.79%) NCrunch
11 8 (0.70%) Maven
11 8 (0.70%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.62%) Jenkins
13 6 (0.53%) Xcode
13 6 (0.53%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.44%) IntelliJ
15 4 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (0.35%) Mercurial
General
1 176 (15.47%) Finance
2 28 (2.46%) Retail
3 27 (2.37%) Banking
4 24 (2.11%) Law
5 23 (2.02%) Electronics
6 20 (1.76%) Games
7 18 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.41%) Advertising
9 13 (1.14%) Marketing
10 9 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.53%) Back Office
11 6 (0.53%) Local Government
12 5 (0.44%) Front Office
13 4 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.35%) Legal
14 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.26%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.18%) French Language
16 1 (0.088%) German Language
Job Titles
1 805 (70.74%) Developer
2 304 (26.71%) .NET Developer
3 192 (16.87%) C# Developer
4 182 (15.99%) Software Developer
5 142 (12.48%) Senior Developer
6 140 (12.30%) Software Engineer
7 120 (10.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 84 (7.38%) Analyst
9 76 (6.68%) ASP.NET Developer
10 63 (5.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 62 (5.45%) Web Developer
12 51 (4.48%) Lead Developer
13 44 (3.87%) Applications Support
14 43 (3.78%) Programmer
15 37 (3.25%) Support Analyst
15 37 (3.25%) Junior
16 36 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
17 32 (2.81%) Senior Software Developer
17 32 (2.81%) C# Software Developer
18 29 (2.55%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 920 (80.84%) .NET
2 585 (51.41%) ASP.NET
3 389 (34.18%) HTML
4 332 (29.17%) CSS
5 278 (24.43%) jQuery
6 256 (22.50%) .NET Framework
7 244 (21.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 155 (13.62%) WCF
9 130 (11.42%) Web Services
10 121 (10.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 118 (10.37%) WPF
12 110 (9.67%) HTML5
13 109 (9.58%) XML
14 108 (9.49%) NHibernate
15 80 (7.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 75 (6.59%) Ajax
17 61 (5.36%) WinForms
18 56 (4.92%) LINQ
19 51 (4.48%) CSS3
20 47 (4.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 156 (13.71%) Computer Science
2 67 (5.89%) Mathematics
3 59 (5.18%) User Experience
4 56 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (3.16%) Mobile App
6 35 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (2.72%) Cryptography
8 29 (2.55%) Physics
9 28 (2.46%) Visualisation
10 25 (2.20%) N-Tier
11 20 (1.76%) CUDA
12 19 (1.67%) Social Media
13 16 (1.41%) iPad
13 16 (1.41%) Equities
14 15 (1.32%) BBC
15 12 (1.05%) Derivative
15 12 (1.05%) iPhone
16 11 (0.97%) GIS
17 10 (0.88%) Open Source
18 9 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 168 (14.76%) Windows
2 74 (6.50%) Linux
3 55 (4.83%) UNIX
4 50 (4.39%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.72%) Android
6 15 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.05%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.44%) Solaris
11 3 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.26%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.088%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.088%) AIX
13 1 (0.088%) HPUX
13 1 (0.088%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.088%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (34.62%) MVC
3 247 (21.70%) Software Engineering
4 185 (16.26%) OO
5 184 (16.17%) TDD
6 123 (10.81%) Scrum
7 116 (10.19%) Unit Testing
8 95 (8.35%) Continuous Integration
9 93 (8.17%) Web Development
9 93 (8.17%) OOP
10 71 (6.24%) Mentoring
11 43 (3.78%) E-Commerce
11 43 (3.78%) Project Management
12 42 (3.69%) Automated Testing
13 38 (3.34%) CRM
14 36 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (3.16%) Waterfall
15 35 (3.08%) SOA
15 35 (3.08%) iOS Development
16 34 (2.99%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 470 (41.30%) JavaScript
2 376 (33.04%) SQL
3 170 (14.94%) Java
4 158 (13.88%) C++
5 101 (8.88%) T-SQL
6 80 (7.03%) VB.NET
7 64 (5.62%) C
8 55 (4.83%) Python
9 35 (3.08%) VB
10 33 (2.90%) Objective-C
11 32 (2.81%) Ruby
12 27 (2.37%) Shell Script
13 24 (2.11%) PL/SQL
14 22 (1.93%) VC++
15 21 (1.85%) Perl
15 21 (1.85%) PowerShell
16 19 (1.67%) PHP
17 18 (1.58%) VBA
18 16 (1.41%) XPath
19 15 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 258 (22.67%) Degree
2 40 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.05%) MCP
4 10 (0.88%) ISEB
5 7 (0.62%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.53%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.26%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.26%) PhD
8 2 (0.18%) HND
8 2 (0.18%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.18%) PMP
8 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.088%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.088%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.25%) QA
2 11 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.79%) SLA
4 6 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.35%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.35%) Hyper-V
1 4 (0.35%) Docker
2 2 (0.18%) Firmware
3 1 (0.088%) RACF
Systems Management
1 12 (1.05%) Puppet
1 12 (1.05%) CFEngine
1 12 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.26%) OpenView
2 3 (0.26%) SCCM
2 3 (0.26%) SCOM
3 1 (0.088%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.088%) Control-M
Vendors
1 313 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 145 (12.74%) Oracle
3 41 (3.60%) Google
4 32 (2.81%) Sybase
5 19 (1.67%) Apple
6 15 (1.32%) Sony
6 15 (1.32%) Yahoo!
6 15 (1.32%) Facebook
7 14 (1.23%) SAP
8 13 (1.14%) Xamarin
9 11 (0.97%) IBM
10 10 (0.88%) Lotus
10 10 (0.88%) Twitter
11 8 (0.70%) Iron Speed
12 7 (0.62%) Red Gate
13 6 (0.53%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.53%) HP
14 5 (0.44%) Telerik
14 5 (0.44%) Alterian
15 4 (0.35%) Infragistics
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago