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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 7 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 481 518 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.22% 16.67% 17.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.06% 32.07% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 313 374 413
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
1455 1615 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.06% 51.98% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1087 1212
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +1 251 £37,500 -6.25% 38
Edinburgh -3 157 £40,000 - 25
Dundee +2 34 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Fife +10 10 £28,500 +1.78% 2
East Ayrshire -1 4 £32,500 +36.84% 1
Aberdeen -4 4 £50,000 +17.64%
West Lothian -9 4 £36,750 +5.00% 2
East Lothian - 4 £40,500 -
Stirling +9 3 £45,500 -
Renfrewshire 0 3 £37,500 -21.05% 4
North Lanarkshire - 2 £42,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £35,750 -
Midlothian - 1 £55,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £35,000 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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#.

1 673 (78.26%) .NET
2 463 (53.84%) Agile Software Development
3 424 (49.30%) ASP.NET
4 409 (47.56%) SQL Server
5 370 (43.02%) JavaScript
6 317 (36.86%) HTML
7 300 (34.88%) SQL
8 289 (33.60%) MVC
9 257 (29.88%) CSS
10 231 (26.86%) Microsoft
11 213 (24.77%) Java
12 206 (23.95%) TDD
13 205 (23.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 204 (23.72%) Degree
15 198 (23.02%) OO
16 149 (17.33%) AngularJS
17 147 (17.09%) C++
18 142 (16.51%) Software Engineering
19 141 (16.40%) XML
20 128 (14.88%) jQuery
21 124 (14.42%) Finance
22 123 (14.30%) Scrum
23 121 (14.07%) SDLC
24 120 (13.95%) .NET Framework
25 117 (13.60%) MS Excel
26 116 (13.49%) Oracle
27 109 (12.67%) Python
28 106 (12.33%) Windows
29 96 (11.16%) Computer Science
30 83 (9.65%) Web Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 79 (9.19%) SharePoint
2 49 (5.70%) Umbraco
3 44 (5.12%) CMS
4 43 (5.00%) IIS
5 38 (4.42%) Node.js
6 24 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 20 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
9 16 (1.86%) JBoss
9 16 (1.86%) Oracle Coherence
10 11 (1.28%) MQSeries
10 11 (1.28%) SAS
10 11 (1.28%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
12 7 (0.81%) Jetty
12 7 (0.81%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.70%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.47%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.47%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 117 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.21%) MS Office
3 5 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.35%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) Revit
Business Applications
1 18 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.47%) Hi Portfolio
4 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 56 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.84%) SaaS
3 28 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (2.79%) Office 365
5 11 (1.28%) GitHub
6 10 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.05%) Heroku
8 8 (0.93%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.81%) Firewall
1 7 (0.81%) HTTP
2 5 (0.58%) Internet
3 4 (0.47%) Intranet
4 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.35%) WAN
5 2 (0.23%) RS-232
5 2 (0.23%) SSL
5 2 (0.23%) Wireless
6 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.12%) NFC
6 1 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.12%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (47.56%) SQL Server
2 70 (8.14%) Relational Database
3 57 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (6.05%) NoSQL
5 40 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (4.30%) RDBMS
7 31 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 23 (2.67%) Oracle Database
10 22 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (2.33%) MySQL
12 19 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
13 18 (2.09%) Big Data
14 14 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (1.51%) Hadoop
16 12 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 77 (8.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 76 (8.84%) Visual Studio
3 52 (6.05%) Git (software)
4 42 (4.88%) Subversion
5 25 (2.91%) JIRA
6 23 (2.67%) NUnit
7 20 (2.33%) Maven
8 17 (1.98%) Selenium
9 16 (1.86%) FitNesse
10 12 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (1.40%) PowerBuilder
11 11 (1.28%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.16%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.70%) ClearCase
13 6 (0.70%) Moq
13 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 5 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.58%) Xcode
15 4 (0.47%) ReSharper
15 4 (0.47%) Toad
General
1 124 (14.42%) Finance
2 53 (6.16%) Banking
3 26 (3.02%) Games
4 19 (2.21%) Investment Banking
5 17 (1.98%) Back Office
5 17 (1.98%) Legal
5 17 (1.98%) Retail
6 12 (1.40%) Front Office
7 11 (1.28%) Marketing
8 9 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.93%) Law
9 8 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.70%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.58%) Advertising
11 5 (0.58%) Automotive
12 4 (0.47%) Publishing
13 3 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.35%) Electronics
13 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 617 (71.74%) Developer
2 256 (29.77%) .NET Developer
3 224 (26.05%) C# Developer
4 120 (13.95%) Senior Developer
5 117 (13.60%) Software Developer
6 112 (13.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 100 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 81 (9.42%) Software Engineer
9 68 (7.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 59 (6.86%) Web Developer
11 50 (5.81%) Applications Developer
12 48 (5.58%) SQL Developer
13 46 (5.35%) Analyst
13 46 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
14 45 (5.23%) C++ Developer
15 39 (4.53%) Senior C# Developer
16 36 (4.19%) .NET Software Developer
16 36 (4.19%) SharePoint Developer
17 34 (3.95%) C# Application Developer
18 33 (3.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 673 (78.26%) .NET
2 424 (49.30%) ASP.NET
3 317 (36.86%) HTML
4 257 (29.88%) CSS
5 205 (23.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 149 (17.33%) AngularJS
7 141 (16.40%) XML
8 128 (14.88%) jQuery
9 120 (13.95%) .NET Framework
10 83 (9.65%) Web Services
11 82 (9.53%) HTML5
12 73 (8.49%) Entity Framework
13 70 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 55 (6.40%) WCF
15 53 (6.16%) WPF
16 43 (5.00%) NHibernate
17 42 (4.88%) RESTful
18 39 (4.53%) REST
19 35 (4.07%) CSS3
20 34 (3.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 96 (11.16%) Computer Science
2 74 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (4.53%) User Experience
4 37 (4.30%) Mathematics
5 36 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (3.72%) Market Risk
7 28 (3.26%) Fixed Income
8 26 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (3.02%) Mobile App
9 22 (2.56%) Derivative
10 20 (2.33%) Physics
11 16 (1.86%) BBC
11 16 (1.86%) Social Media
12 9 (1.05%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (1.05%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.05%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.93%) iPad
14 7 (0.81%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 106 (12.33%) Windows
2 62 (7.21%) Unix
3 57 (6.63%) Android
4 44 (5.12%) Apple iOS
5 36 (4.19%) Linux
6 11 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.47%) VMS
8 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.12%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (53.84%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (33.60%) MVC
3 206 (23.95%) TDD
4 198 (23.02%) OO
5 142 (16.51%) Software Engineering
6 123 (14.30%) Scrum
7 121 (14.07%) SDLC
8 75 (8.72%) BDD
9 68 (7.91%) Mentoring
10 62 (7.21%) Web Development
11 60 (6.98%) Unit Testing
12 46 (5.35%) Project Management
13 42 (4.88%) Mobile Development
14 38 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (4.42%) CRM
15 36 (4.19%) OOD
15 36 (4.19%) OOP
16 35 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (4.07%) iOS Development
17 34 (3.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 370 (43.02%) JavaScript
2 300 (34.88%) SQL
3 213 (24.77%) Java
4 147 (17.09%) C++
5 109 (12.67%) Python
6 69 (8.02%) VB.NET
7 68 (7.91%) Ruby
8 67 (7.79%) T-SQL
9 55 (6.40%) PL/SQL
10 26 (3.02%) Perl
11 24 (2.79%) VB
12 19 (2.21%) C
13 18 (2.09%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.98%) Embedded C++
15 16 (1.86%) Groovy
15 16 (1.86%) PHP
16 15 (1.74%) VBA
17 14 (1.63%) PowerShell
18 12 (1.40%) Smalltalk
18 12 (1.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 204 (23.72%) Degree
2 28 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.93%) ISEB
3 8 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.35%) HND
5 3 (0.35%) MCP
5 3 (0.35%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.12%) MCSD
7 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.26%) SLA
2 25 (2.91%) QA
3 5 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.47%) Firmware
3 1 (0.12%) Docker
3 1 (0.12%) HDFS
3 1 (0.12%) RACF
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (0.70%) SCCM
2 4 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.23%) SCOM
5 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.12%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 231 (26.86%) Microsoft
2 116 (13.49%) Oracle
3 27 (3.14%) Google
4 24 (2.79%) Xamarin
5 20 (2.33%) Sybase
6 17 (1.98%) Cegedim Rx
6 17 (1.98%) Facebook
6 17 (1.98%) Sitecore
7 16 (1.86%) Apple
7 16 (1.86%) SAP
7 16 (1.86%) Sony
7 16 (1.86%) Yahoo!
8 10 (1.16%) DevExpress
8 10 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.81%) Ektron
9 7 (0.81%) Tableau
10 5 (0.58%) IBM
10 5 (0.58%) Siebel
11 4 (0.47%) Ab Initio
11 4 (0.47%) Symantec
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £25 - £50 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Dunfermline, Fife
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Kilmarnock, Ayrshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + holiday, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Golden Charter
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus up to 30% annual bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 45k+ bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k+ bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 42,000+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k+ bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 38k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago