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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 12 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 440 661 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.06% 16.49% 20.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.04% 32.42% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 270 546 382
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £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
1627 2039 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.98% 50.87% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1398 1111
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -2 219 £40,000 - 33
Edinburgh -9 152 £38,500 -2.53% 30
Aberdeen +10 21 £46,250 +15.62% 2
West Lothian +11 20 £35,000 - 5
Stirling +1 10 £29,000 +11.53%
Fife -5 7 £39,000 +13.04% 3
Dundee +2 6 £26,250 -34.37%
Renfrewshire -2 2 £33,000 -4.34%
East Lothian +1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Scottish Borders +1 1 £37,500 -13.29%
East Ayrshire - 1 £25,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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#.

1 809 (84.18%) .NET
2 568 (59.11%) SQL Server
3 532 (55.36%) ASP.NET
4 472 (49.12%) JavaScript
5 436 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
6 394 (41.00%) MVC
7 390 (40.58%) HTML
8 323 (33.61%) CSS
9 314 (32.67%) SQL
10 285 (29.66%) Microsoft
11 258 (26.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 243 (25.29%) jQuery
13 242 (25.18%) .NET Framework
14 205 (21.33%) Software Engineering
15 193 (20.08%) Degree
16 192 (19.98%) TDD
17 152 (15.82%) MS Excel
18 147 (15.30%) Visual Studio
19 141 (14.67%) OO
20 140 (14.57%) Oracle
20 140 (14.57%) Entity Framework
21 130 (13.53%) NHibernate
21 130 (13.53%) Computer Science
22 123 (12.80%) WCF
23 120 (12.49%) SharePoint
24 118 (12.28%) Java
24 118 (12.28%) C++
25 117 (12.17%) Finance
25 117 (12.17%) HTML5
26 108 (11.24%) Scrum

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 120 (12.49%) SharePoint
2 48 (4.99%) IIS
3 41 (4.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 36 (3.75%) Node.js
5 33 (3.43%) Umbraco
6 31 (3.23%) CMS
7 22 (2.29%) IBM Notes
8 14 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.73%) Apache
11 6 (0.62%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.62%) JBoss
12 5 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.42%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.42%) Drupal
13 4 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.31%) Immediacy CMS
14 3 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.10%) Mule
15 1 (0.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 152 (15.82%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.08%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.31%) MS Project
3 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.62%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.31%) FINCAD Analytics
3 3 (0.31%) Endur
4 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.14%) GitHub
5 10 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (1.04%) Amazon S3
6 9 (0.94%) SaaS
7 4 (0.42%) Office 365
8 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.87%) Ethernet
2 16 (1.66%) HTTP
3 10 (1.04%) Intranet
4 9 (0.94%) Internet
5 6 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.21%) SMTP
6 2 (0.21%) SSL
6 2 (0.21%) iBeacon
7 1 (0.10%) DNS
7 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.10%) SNMP
7 1 (0.10%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 568 (59.11%) SQL Server
2 107 (11.13%) Relational Database
3 94 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (8.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 44 (4.58%) RDBMS
7 41 (4.27%) NoSQL
8 31 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (3.02%) MongoDB
10 26 (2.71%) Oracle Database
11 23 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 22 (2.29%) MS Access
13 21 (2.19%) MySQL
14 13 (1.35%) RavenDB
14 13 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (1.25%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.14%) Big Data
17 10 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
18 7 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 147 (15.30%) Visual Studio
2 68 (7.08%) Git (software)
3 44 (4.58%) Subversion
4 42 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (3.02%) Selenium
6 20 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 16 (1.66%) GitLab
8 13 (1.35%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.14%) MSBuild
9 11 (1.14%) Maven
10 10 (1.04%) SpecFlow
10 10 (1.04%) WatiN
11 9 (0.94%) NUnit
12 7 (0.73%) Xcode
13 6 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.62%) Appium
14 5 (0.52%) Moq
15 4 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 3 (0.31%) NCrunch
16 3 (0.31%) Mercurial
General
1 117 (12.17%) Finance
2 32 (3.33%) Banking
3 20 (2.08%) Electronics
4 16 (1.66%) Retail
5 11 (1.14%) Marketing
6 10 (1.04%) Games
7 9 (0.94%) Advertising
8 8 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.52%) Front Office
9 5 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.31%) Back Office
10 3 (0.31%) Local Government
11 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.21%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.10%) Publishing
12 1 (0.10%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.10%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 702 (73.05%) Developer
2 286 (29.76%) .NET Developer
3 176 (18.31%) Senior Developer
4 144 (14.98%) C# Developer
5 123 (12.80%) Software Developer
6 109 (11.34%) Software Engineer
7 88 (9.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 62 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 61 (6.35%) Web Developer
10 40 (4.16%) Analyst
11 39 (4.06%) Senior .NET Developer
12 38 (3.95%) AWS Developer
13 35 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 31 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
15 23 (2.39%) Senior Software Engineer
16 20 (2.08%) Programmer
16 20 (2.08%) Consultant
16 20 (2.08%) .NET Software Engineer
17 19 (1.98%) Junior
17 19 (1.98%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 809 (84.18%) .NET
2 532 (55.36%) ASP.NET
3 390 (40.58%) HTML
4 323 (33.61%) CSS
5 258 (26.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 243 (25.29%) jQuery
7 242 (25.18%) .NET Framework
8 140 (14.57%) Entity Framework
9 130 (13.53%) NHibernate
10 123 (12.80%) WCF
11 117 (12.17%) HTML5
12 97 (10.09%) AngularJS
13 90 (9.37%) Web Services
14 89 (9.26%) WPF
15 84 (8.74%) XML
16 75 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 66 (6.87%) WinForms
18 61 (6.35%) Spring.NET
19 54 (5.62%) Ajax
20 49 (5.10%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 130 (13.53%) Computer Science
2 72 (7.49%) User Experience
3 53 (5.52%) Mathematics
4 46 (4.79%) Open Source
5 42 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (2.71%) Physics
8 23 (2.39%) Visualisation
9 20 (2.08%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.98%) N-Tier
11 17 (1.77%) CUDA
11 17 (1.77%) Social Media
12 16 (1.66%) BBC
13 14 (1.46%) Equities
14 11 (1.14%) Cryptography
15 10 (1.04%) Derivative
16 7 (0.73%) GIS
16 7 (0.73%) iPad
16 7 (0.73%) Client/Server
17 4 (0.42%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 101 (10.51%) Windows
2 54 (5.62%) Linux
3 46 (4.79%) UNIX
4 34 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 29 (3.02%) Android
6 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.52%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.31%) Solaris
11 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (41.00%) MVC
3 205 (21.33%) Software Engineering
4 192 (19.98%) TDD
5 141 (14.67%) OO
6 108 (11.24%) Scrum
7 102 (10.61%) Web Development
8 87 (9.05%) Unit Testing
9 86 (8.95%) Mentoring
10 67 (6.97%) OOP
11 55 (5.72%) UX Design
12 49 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (4.58%) CRM
14 41 (4.27%) Software Architecture
15 37 (3.85%) Automated Testing
16 36 (3.75%) Dependency Injection
17 35 (3.64%) Web Application Development
18 30 (3.12%) iOS Development
18 30 (3.12%) Project Management
19 29 (3.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 472 (49.12%) JavaScript
2 314 (32.67%) SQL
3 118 (12.28%) C++
3 118 (12.28%) Java
4 95 (9.89%) T-SQL
5 78 (8.12%) VB.NET
6 60 (6.24%) C
7 35 (3.64%) VB
8 32 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 27 (2.81%) Ruby
10 25 (2.60%) VBA
11 24 (2.50%) Python
12 20 (2.08%) VB6
13 19 (1.98%) VC++
13 19 (1.98%) Perl
14 18 (1.87%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.87%) Objective-C
15 15 (1.56%) PHP
16 11 (1.14%) XPath
17 8 (0.83%) F#
Qualifications
1 193 (20.08%) Degree
2 58 (6.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.04%) ISEB
4 6 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (0.52%) MCP
6 4 (0.42%) PhD
6 4 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.31%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.21%) HND
8 2 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.60%) QA
2 7 (0.73%) SLA
3 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.21%) Firmware
1 2 (0.21%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.10%) OpenView
1 1 (0.10%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (0.10%) SCCM
1 1 (0.10%) SCOM
1 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 285 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 140 (14.57%) Oracle
3 22 (2.29%) Lotus
4 18 (1.87%) Apple
5 17 (1.77%) Sybase
6 16 (1.66%) Sony
6 16 (1.66%) Yahoo!
6 16 (1.66%) Google
6 16 (1.66%) Facebook
7 13 (1.35%) IBM
8 11 (1.14%) TIBCO
9 10 (1.04%) Informatica
10 8 (0.83%) Telerik
11 5 (0.52%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.42%) Iron Speed
12 4 (0.42%) HP
13 3 (0.31%) Sun
13 3 (0.31%) SAP
13 3 (0.31%) Sitecore
14 2 (0.21%) Ektron
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