The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing C# 675 521 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.54% 16.17% 18.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.72% 29.09% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 526 344 398
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2002 1791 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 54.98% 55.57% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1175 1129
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,040 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C#
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 297 £40,000 - 54
Glasgow -1 277 £37,500 -6.25% 53
Aberdeen +3 46 £40,000 - 15
Dundee +4 18 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Fife -1 13 £35,000 -8.49% 3
West Lothian +12 4 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Falkirk +1 2 £35,000 -2.77%
Renfrewshire +1 1 £37,500 -
Argyll and Bute 0 1 - -
Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Highlands - 1 - -
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1100 (82.03%) .NET
2 697 (51.98%) SQL Server
3 689 (51.38%) ASP.NET
4 503 (37.51%) JavaScript
5 479 (35.72%) MVC
6 443 (33.04%) SQL
7 441 (32.89%) HTML
8 403 (30.05%) Microsoft
9 394 (29.38%) CSS
10 283 (21.10%) Software Engineering
11 280 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
12 273 (20.36%) jQuery
13 266 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 250 (18.64%) .NET Framework
15 231 (17.23%) Degree
16 210 (15.66%) SharePoint
17 207 (15.44%) OO
17 207 (15.44%) Java
18 194 (14.47%) Visual Studio
19 183 (13.65%) Windows
20 179 (13.35%) TDD
21 170 (12.68%) MS Excel
22 162 (12.08%) C++
23 161 (12.01%) WCF
24 152 (11.33%) WPF
25 151 (11.26%) XML
26 138 (10.29%) Finance
26 138 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
26 138 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 136 (10.14%) Computer Science

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 210 (15.66%) SharePoint
2 70 (5.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 58 (4.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 57 (4.25%) IIS
5 48 (3.58%) CMS
6 36 (2.68%) Umbraco
7 32 (2.39%) Node.js
8 22 (1.64%) Tomcat
9 19 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (0.52%) NServiceBus
14 6 (0.45%) Apache
15 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.15%) MS Project Server
15 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.15%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.15%) Sitefinity
16 1 (0.075%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 170 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.65%) InfoPath
3 25 (1.86%) MS Office
4 6 (0.45%) MS Project
5 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 41 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.22%) Maximo
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.075%) Epicor Vantage
5 1 (0.075%) Magento
5 1 (0.075%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.075%) Endur
5 1 (0.075%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.52%) OpenShift
4 7 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
4 7 (0.52%) Heroku
5 6 (0.45%) SaaS
6 5 (0.37%) GitHub
7 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.15%) Office 365
8 1 (0.075%) PaaS
8 1 (0.075%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.39%) Intranet
2 24 (1.79%) Internet
3 19 (1.42%) HTTP
4 16 (1.19%) Ethernet
5 12 (0.89%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.60%) SMTP
6 8 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.60%) DNS
6 8 (0.60%) FTP
7 3 (0.22%) Firewall
8 2 (0.15%) GPRS
8 2 (0.15%) LAN
8 2 (0.15%) WAN
8 2 (0.15%) LDAP
9 1 (0.075%) AMQP
9 1 (0.075%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.075%) Wireless
9 1 (0.075%) X.25
9 1 (0.075%) VoIP
9 1 (0.075%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 697 (51.98%) SQL Server
2 138 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 132 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 114 (8.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 101 (7.53%) Relational Database
6 80 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 53 (3.95%) RDBMS
8 50 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 44 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 42 (3.13%) Oracle Database
11 38 (2.83%) NoSQL
12 17 (1.27%) PerformancePoint
13 16 (1.19%) MySQL
14 15 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 15 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (0.97%) KDB
15 13 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
17 10 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 194 (14.47%) Visual Studio
2 72 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (3.36%) Subversion
4 37 (2.76%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.82%) NUnit
7 9 (0.67%) NCrunch
8 7 (0.52%) MSBuild
8 7 (0.52%) SpecFlow
8 7 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 7 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.45%) InstallShield
9 6 (0.45%) JIRA
9 6 (0.45%) ReSharper
10 5 (0.37%) Moq
10 5 (0.37%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.37%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.30%) MSTest
General
1 138 (10.29%) Finance
2 54 (4.03%) Games
3 47 (3.50%) Banking
4 42 (3.13%) Law
5 36 (2.68%) Legal
6 30 (2.24%) Advertising
7 27 (2.01%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.72%) Front Office
9 22 (1.64%) Electronics
10 18 (1.34%) Retail
11 12 (0.89%) Marketing
12 11 (0.82%) Telecoms
12 11 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.60%) Automotive
14 7 (0.52%) Back Office
15 6 (0.45%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.22%) French Language
17 3 (0.22%) Publishing
18 2 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 961 (71.66%) Developer
2 292 (21.77%) .NET Developer
3 268 (19.99%) Software Developer
4 215 (16.03%) C# Developer
5 212 (15.81%) Software Engineer
6 172 (12.83%) Senior Developer
7 143 (10.66%) Programmer
8 107 (7.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 85 (6.34%) Web Developer
10 71 (5.29%) Analyst
11 58 (4.33%) Senior Software Engineer
12 53 (3.95%) SharePoint Developer
13 50 (3.73%) Graduate
14 49 (3.65%) WPF Developer
15 48 (3.58%) Analyst Programmer
16 47 (3.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 47 (3.50%) Senior Software Developer
17 45 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
18 43 (3.21%) Applications Developer
19 42 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1100 (82.03%) .NET
2 689 (51.38%) ASP.NET
3 441 (32.89%) HTML
4 394 (29.38%) CSS
5 273 (20.36%) jQuery
6 266 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 250 (18.64%) .NET Framework
8 161 (12.01%) WCF
9 152 (11.33%) WPF
10 151 (11.26%) XML
11 138 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 127 (9.47%) HTML5
13 115 (8.58%) LINQ
14 106 (7.90%) Ajax
15 100 (7.46%) WinForms
16 94 (7.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 85 (6.34%) Web Services
18 79 (5.89%) CSS3
19 70 (5.22%) NHibernate
20 47 (3.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 136 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 58 (4.33%) Mathematics
3 49 (3.65%) Mobile App
4 32 (2.39%) Visualisation
5 30 (2.24%) Physics
6 27 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (1.64%) N-Tier
8 19 (1.42%) Open Source
9 17 (1.27%) Hedge funds
10 16 (1.19%) CUDA
11 15 (1.12%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.04%) Equities
12 14 (1.04%) iPhone
13 13 (0.97%) Mobile Games
14 11 (0.82%) DTV
14 11 (0.82%) NHS
15 10 (0.75%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
16 9 (0.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 183 (13.65%) Windows
2 84 (6.26%) UNIX
3 59 (4.40%) Linux
4 45 (3.36%) Android
5 36 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.15%) NetWare
9 2 (0.15%) Solaris
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.075%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.075%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.075%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.075%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (35.72%) MVC
2 283 (21.10%) Software Engineering
3 280 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
4 207 (15.44%) OO
5 179 (13.35%) TDD
6 131 (9.77%) Web Development
7 124 (9.25%) Scrum
8 103 (7.68%) Unit Testing
8 103 (7.68%) OOP
9 75 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (4.25%) CRM
11 52 (3.88%) SEO
12 49 (3.65%) OOD
12 49 (3.65%) SOA
13 48 (3.58%) Workflow
14 46 (3.43%) Project Management
15 44 (3.28%) User Experience Design
16 39 (2.91%) Business Intelligence
16 39 (2.91%) MVVM
16 39 (2.91%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 503 (37.51%) JavaScript
2 443 (33.04%) SQL
3 207 (15.44%) Java
4 162 (12.08%) C++
5 118 (8.80%) VB.NET
6 84 (6.26%) T-SQL
6 84 (6.26%) Python
7 59 (4.40%) VB
8 52 (3.88%) Perl
9 47 (3.50%) Ruby
10 45 (3.36%) C
10 45 (3.36%) VBScript
11 37 (2.76%) VB6
12 34 (2.54%) Shell Script
13 33 (2.46%) PowerShell
14 24 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.34%) PHP
16 17 (1.27%) Objective-C
17 16 (1.19%) VC++
18 11 (0.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 231 (17.23%) Degree
2 22 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.97%) Postgraduate
4 9 (0.67%) MCP
5 8 (0.60%) PhD
6 7 (0.52%) ISEB
7 5 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.30%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.15%) MCAD
9 2 (0.15%) MCTS
9 2 (0.15%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.075%) HND
10 1 (0.075%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.075%) PMP
10 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.58%) QA
2 22 (1.64%) SLA
3 16 (1.19%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.30%) Basel III
6 2 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.52%) Docker
2 7 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (0.52%) Puppet
2 6 (0.45%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.075%) Control-M
Vendors
1 403 (30.05%) Microsoft
2 134 (9.99%) Oracle
3 42 (3.13%) Sybase
4 39 (2.91%) Google
5 21 (1.57%) Twitter
6 18 (1.34%) Sitecore
7 15 (1.12%) VMware
8 13 (0.97%) Adobe
9 10 (0.75%) Citrix
10 8 (0.60%) Apple
10 8 (0.60%) Facebook
11 7 (0.52%) Yahoo!
11 7 (0.52%) Sony
12 6 (0.45%) JBoss
13 5 (0.37%) Reuters
13 5 (0.37%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.30%) Cisco
14 4 (0.30%) SAP
14 4 (0.30%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.30%) Red Gate
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Airdrie, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Lothian
Change Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Inverkeithing, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago