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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 17 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 370 675 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.71% 18.54% 16.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.27% 33.72% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 260 526 344
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1590 2002 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.33% 54.98% 55.55%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1325 1175
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,120 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Edinburgh -14 157 £40,000 - 24
Glasgow -4 148 £40,000 +6.66% 27
Dundee -3 18 £35,750 +2.14% 1
Stirling - 12 £34,500 -
Aberdeen -2 9 £40,000 -
West Lothian 0 7 £40,000 +14.28% 3
West Dunbartonshire -1 7 - - 1
Fife -5 6 £40,250 +15.00% 2
Argyll and Bute 0 4 £30,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £60,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 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#.

1 675 (82.22%) .NET
2 445 (54.20%) SQL Server
3 428 (52.13%) ASP.NET
4 391 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 372 (45.31%) JavaScript
6 355 (43.24%) MVC
7 317 (38.61%) HTML
8 258 (31.43%) SQL
8 258 (31.43%) Microsoft
9 256 (31.18%) CSS
10 229 (27.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 198 (24.12%) TDD
12 181 (22.05%) Software Engineering
13 178 (21.68%) .NET Framework
14 173 (21.07%) jQuery
15 145 (17.66%) MS Excel
16 142 (17.30%) Degree
17 119 (14.49%) Java
18 118 (14.37%) SDLC
19 115 (14.01%) AngularJS
20 114 (13.89%) OO
21 111 (13.52%) Entity Framework
22 106 (12.91%) C++
23 105 (12.79%) Computer Science
24 104 (12.67%) SharePoint
25 99 (12.06%) Finance
25 99 (12.06%) Relational Database
26 95 (11.57%) Unit Testing
27 94 (11.45%) Oracle
28 93 (11.33%) NHibernate

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 104 (12.67%) SharePoint
2 34 (4.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 33 (4.02%) IIS
4 32 (3.90%) Node.js
5 28 (3.41%) Umbraco
6 20 (2.44%) CMS
7 13 (1.58%) IBM Notes
8 9 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.73%) Apache
11 5 (0.61%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.49%) JBoss
12 4 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.24%) SAS
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.24%) Drupal
13 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.12%) Immediacy CMS
14 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.12%) Joomla!
Applications
1 145 (17.66%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.92%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.37%) MS Office
4 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.37%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.24%) Endur
4 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.46%) Office 365
4 10 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.85%) GitHub
6 5 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.37%) SaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.31%) Ethernet
2 14 (1.71%) HTTP
3 11 (1.34%) Firewall
4 9 (1.10%) Network Security
5 7 (0.85%) Internet
5 7 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.73%) Intranet
7 2 (0.24%) UPnP
8 1 (0.12%) DHCP
8 1 (0.12%) Wireless
8 1 (0.12%) DNS
8 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (54.20%) SQL Server
2 99 (12.06%) Relational Database
3 70 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (7.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (4.63%) RDBMS
7 37 (4.51%) NoSQL
8 27 (3.29%) MongoDB
9 22 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (1.71%) RavenDB
10 14 (1.71%) Oracle Database
10 14 (1.71%) MySQL
10 14 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (1.58%) MS Access
12 12 (1.46%) Big Data
13 11 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (1.10%) OLAP
15 8 (0.97%) DTS
15 8 (0.97%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 88 (10.72%) Visual Studio
2 59 (7.19%) Git (software)
3 44 (5.36%) Subversion
4 35 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (3.41%) TeamCity
6 15 (1.83%) Selenium
7 14 (1.71%) GitLab
8 11 (1.34%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.10%) NUnit
10 8 (0.97%) WatiN
10 8 (0.97%) Moq
10 8 (0.97%) MSBuild
10 8 (0.97%) SpecFlow
11 6 (0.73%) Ranorex
11 6 (0.73%) Xcode
12 5 (0.61%) JMeter
12 5 (0.61%) Maven
12 5 (0.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 5 (0.61%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 99 (12.06%) Finance
2 35 (4.26%) Banking
3 22 (2.68%) Electronics
4 19 (2.31%) Games
5 18 (2.19%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.95%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.58%) Marketing
8 7 (0.85%) Retail
9 5 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.37%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.12%) Advertising
13 1 (0.12%) Publishing
13 1 (0.12%) Front Office
13 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 583 (71.01%) Developer
2 240 (29.23%) .NET Developer
3 154 (18.76%) Senior Developer
4 119 (14.49%) C# Developer
5 104 (12.67%) Software Engineer
6 80 (9.74%) Software Developer
7 67 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 61 (7.43%) Web Developer
9 50 (6.09%) ASP.NET Developer
10 44 (5.36%) Analyst
11 37 (4.51%) Senior .NET Developer
12 30 (3.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (3.41%) AWS Developer
14 27 (3.29%) Graduate
15 25 (3.05%) Programmer
16 23 (2.80%) Senior Software Engineer
17 19 (2.31%) Test Analyst
17 19 (2.31%) Senior C# Developer
17 19 (2.31%) Senior Software Developer
18 18 (2.19%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 675 (82.22%) .NET
2 428 (52.13%) ASP.NET
3 317 (38.61%) HTML
4 256 (31.18%) CSS
5 229 (27.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 178 (21.68%) .NET Framework
7 173 (21.07%) jQuery
8 115 (14.01%) AngularJS
9 111 (13.52%) Entity Framework
10 93 (11.33%) NHibernate
11 86 (10.48%) HTML5
12 80 (9.74%) WCF
13 68 (8.28%) XML
14 65 (7.92%) Web Services
15 60 (7.31%) Spring.NET
16 59 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 51 (6.21%) Castle Windsor
17 51 (6.21%) WinForms
18 49 (5.97%) WPF
19 37 (4.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 105 (12.79%) Computer Science
2 57 (6.94%) Mathematics
3 45 (5.48%) User Experience
4 43 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.29%) Physics
6 25 (3.05%) Visualisation
7 23 (2.80%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.07%) Algorithms
9 14 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.34%) Social Media
12 10 (1.22%) BBC
13 9 (1.10%) Data Structures
13 9 (1.10%) CUDA
14 7 (0.85%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.85%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.73%) EPoS
15 6 (0.73%) iPhone
16 5 (0.61%) Data Integration
16 5 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 88 (10.72%) Windows
2 44 (5.36%) Android
3 42 (5.12%) Apple iOS
3 42 (5.12%) Linux
4 22 (2.68%) UNIX
5 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (43.24%) MVC
3 198 (24.12%) TDD
4 181 (22.05%) Software Engineering
5 118 (14.37%) SDLC
6 114 (13.89%) OO
7 95 (11.57%) Unit Testing
8 90 (10.96%) Scrum
9 81 (9.87%) Web Development
10 61 (7.43%) Mentoring
11 56 (6.82%) Open Source
12 55 (6.70%) OOP
13 50 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (5.12%) BDD
15 36 (4.38%) UX Design
15 36 (4.38%) CRM
16 33 (4.02%) Web Application Development
17 32 (3.90%) Mobile Development
17 32 (3.90%) Software Architecture
18 30 (3.65%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 372 (45.31%) JavaScript
2 258 (31.43%) SQL
3 119 (14.49%) Java
4 106 (12.91%) C++
5 78 (9.50%) T-SQL
6 63 (7.67%) C
7 56 (6.82%) VB.NET
8 38 (4.63%) PL/SQL
9 36 (4.38%) Ruby
10 32 (3.90%) Python
11 26 (3.17%) VB
12 19 (2.31%) Perl
13 18 (2.19%) VC++
14 16 (1.95%) VB6
15 15 (1.83%) VBA
15 15 (1.83%) PHP
16 10 (1.22%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.97%) VBScript
17 8 (0.97%) Delphi
18 6 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 142 (17.30%) Degree
2 49 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.22%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (0.97%) ISEB
6 3 (0.37%) MCP
7 2 (0.24%) PhD
7 2 (0.24%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) HND
8 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.29%) QA
2 5 (0.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) MiFID
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) HL7
3 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.12%) AIFMD
System Software
1 6 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.37%) Firmware
3 1 (0.12%) RACF
3 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 258 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 94 (11.45%) Oracle
3 19 (2.31%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.58%) Telerik
4 13 (1.58%) Lotus
5 12 (1.46%) Apple
5 12 (1.46%) Google
6 10 (1.22%) Yahoo!
6 10 (1.22%) Facebook
6 10 (1.22%) Sony
7 9 (1.10%) DevExpress
8 8 (0.97%) TIBCO
8 8 (0.97%) Informatica
9 7 (0.85%) VMware
10 6 (0.73%) Sybase
10 6 (0.73%) Perforce
11 5 (0.61%) IBM
12 4 (0.49%) Hyland
13 3 (0.37%) Charles River
13 3 (0.37%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
PRG
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 48k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to £highly competitive plus benefits
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West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
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Salary: £22000 - £34000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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