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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing C# 677 548 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.20% 16.71% 18.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.06% 29.75% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 526 368 407
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
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
2048 1842 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 55.07% 56.18% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1224 1179
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
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 25 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 25 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 +1 290 £38,500 -3.75% 54
Glasgow -1 280 £38,000 -5.00% 57
Aberdeen +4 49 £40,000 - 16
Dundee +5 18 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Fife -3 14 £35,000 -10.25% 3
West Lothian +14 5 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Falkirk +1 2 £35,000 -2.77%
Renfrewshire +1 1 £37,500 -
Argyll and Bute 0 1 - -
Scottish Borders -1 1 £46,500 +43.07%
Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £32,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 (82.27%) .NET
2 694 (51.91%) ASP.NET
3 692 (51.76%) SQL Server
4 499 (37.32%) JavaScript
5 483 (36.13%) MVC
6 438 (32.76%) HTML
6 438 (32.76%) SQL
7 408 (30.52%) Microsoft
8 391 (29.24%) CSS
9 283 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
9 283 (21.17%) Software Engineering
10 271 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 269 (20.12%) jQuery
12 249 (18.62%) .NET Framework
13 230 (17.20%) Degree
14 211 (15.78%) OO
15 205 (15.33%) SharePoint
16 199 (14.88%) Java
17 191 (14.29%) Visual Studio
18 184 (13.76%) Windows
19 174 (13.01%) TDD
20 168 (12.57%) MS Excel
21 160 (11.97%) C++
22 159 (11.89%) WCF
23 151 (11.29%) WPF
24 150 (11.22%) XML
25 139 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 135 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
27 133 (9.95%) Oracle
27 133 (9.95%) Web Development

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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
1 205 (15.33%) SharePoint
2 66 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 59 (4.41%) IIS
4 57 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 48 (3.59%) CMS
6 36 (2.69%) Umbraco
7 30 (2.24%) Node.js
8 21 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
10 18 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.45%) Apache
13 6 (0.45%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.15%) Sitefinity
14 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.15%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.075%) Mule
15 1 (0.075%) WordPress
Applications
1 168 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.59%) InfoPath
3 22 (1.65%) MS Office
4 4 (0.30%) MS Project
5 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.22%) Maximo
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.075%) Magento
5 1 (0.075%) Epicor Vantage
5 1 (0.075%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.075%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.075%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.52%) Heroku
4 7 (0.52%) OpenShift
4 7 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
5 6 (0.45%) SaaS
6 5 (0.37%) GitHub
7 1 (0.075%) PaaS
7 1 (0.075%) Office 365
7 1 (0.075%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.47%) Intranet
2 24 (1.80%) Internet
3 19 (1.42%) HTTP
4 16 (1.20%) Ethernet
5 12 (0.90%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.60%) FTP
6 8 (0.60%) SMTP
6 8 (0.60%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.52%) DNS
8 3 (0.22%) Firewall
9 2 (0.15%) WAN
9 2 (0.15%) LDAP
9 2 (0.15%) GPRS
9 2 (0.15%) LAN
10 1 (0.075%) VoIP
10 1 (0.075%) Wireless
10 1 (0.075%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.075%) AMQP
10 1 (0.075%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 692 (51.76%) SQL Server
2 135 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 131 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 112 (8.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 102 (7.63%) Relational Database
6 81 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 53 (3.96%) RDBMS
8 50 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 43 (3.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 41 (3.07%) Oracle Database
11 37 (2.77%) NoSQL
12 17 (1.27%) MySQL
13 16 (1.20%) PerformancePoint
14 15 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 15 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (0.97%) KDB
16 12 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
17 10 (0.75%) MongoDB
18 9 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 191 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 75 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (3.22%) Subversion
4 33 (2.47%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 12 (0.90%) NUnit
7 9 (0.67%) NCrunch
8 7 (0.52%) MSBuild
8 7 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 7 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.45%) JIRA
9 6 (0.45%) ReSharper
9 6 (0.45%) InstallShield
9 6 (0.45%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.37%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.37%) MSTest
10 5 (0.37%) Moq
11 4 (0.30%) Hudson
11 4 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (0.30%) FishEye
General
1 131 (9.80%) Finance
2 53 (3.96%) Games
3 47 (3.52%) Banking
4 39 (2.92%) Law
5 34 (2.54%) Legal
6 28 (2.09%) Advertising
6 28 (2.09%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.72%) Front Office
8 22 (1.65%) Electronics
9 18 (1.35%) Retail
10 12 (0.90%) Marketing
11 11 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.82%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.60%) Automotive
13 7 (0.52%) Back Office
14 6 (0.45%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.22%) Publishing
17 2 (0.15%) Military
18 1 (0.075%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 961 (71.88%) Developer
2 290 (21.69%) .NET Developer
3 269 (20.12%) Software Developer
4 215 (16.08%) C# Developer
5 211 (15.78%) Software Engineer
6 178 (13.31%) Senior Developer
7 141 (10.55%) Programmer
8 106 (7.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 86 (6.43%) Web Developer
10 67 (5.01%) Analyst
11 59 (4.41%) Senior Software Engineer
12 51 (3.81%) SharePoint Developer
13 49 (3.66%) WPF Developer
14 48 (3.59%) Graduate
15 47 (3.52%) Senior Software Developer
15 47 (3.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 46 (3.44%) ASP.NET Developer
17 45 (3.37%) Analyst Programmer
18 42 (3.14%) Architect
19 41 (3.07%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1100 (82.27%) .NET
2 694 (51.91%) ASP.NET
3 438 (32.76%) HTML
4 391 (29.24%) CSS
5 271 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 269 (20.12%) jQuery
7 249 (18.62%) .NET Framework
8 159 (11.89%) WCF
9 151 (11.29%) WPF
10 150 (11.22%) XML
11 139 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 129 (9.65%) HTML5
13 113 (8.45%) LINQ
14 104 (7.78%) Ajax
15 101 (7.55%) WinForms
16 96 (7.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 84 (6.28%) Web Services
18 79 (5.91%) CSS3
19 71 (5.31%) NHibernate
20 46 (3.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 132 (9.87%) Computer Science
2 56 (4.19%) Mathematics
3 47 (3.52%) Mobile App
4 32 (2.39%) Visualisation
5 28 (2.09%) Physics
6 26 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (1.80%) N-Tier
8 20 (1.50%) Open Source
9 17 (1.27%) Hedge funds
10 16 (1.20%) CUDA
11 14 (1.05%) Management Information System
12 13 (0.97%) Mobile Games
12 13 (0.97%) NHS
12 13 (0.97%) DTV
12 13 (0.97%) iPhone
12 13 (0.97%) Equities
13 10 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.67%) Fixed Income
14 9 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
15 8 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 184 (13.76%) Windows
2 82 (6.13%) UNIX
3 57 (4.26%) Linux
4 44 (3.29%) Android
5 36 (2.69%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.15%) NetWare
9 2 (0.15%) Solaris
10 1 (0.075%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.075%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.075%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.075%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (36.13%) MVC
2 283 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (21.17%) Software Engineering
3 211 (15.78%) OO
4 174 (13.01%) TDD
5 133 (9.95%) Web Development
6 119 (8.90%) Scrum
7 105 (7.85%) OOP
8 103 (7.70%) Unit Testing
9 72 (5.39%) Continuous Integration
10 59 (4.41%) CRM
11 53 (3.96%) SEO
12 52 (3.89%) OOD
13 50 (3.74%) Workflow
14 47 (3.52%) SOA
15 44 (3.29%) Project Management
15 44 (3.29%) User Experience Design
16 40 (2.99%) Software Architecture
17 39 (2.92%) MVVM
18 38 (2.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 499 (37.32%) JavaScript
2 438 (32.76%) SQL
3 199 (14.88%) Java
4 160 (11.97%) C++
5 118 (8.83%) VB.NET
6 85 (6.36%) T-SQL
7 83 (6.21%) Python
8 58 (4.34%) VB
9 52 (3.89%) Perl
10 45 (3.37%) Ruby
11 44 (3.29%) VBScript
11 44 (3.29%) C
12 36 (2.69%) VB6
13 33 (2.47%) Shell Script
14 32 (2.39%) PowerShell
15 27 (2.02%) PL/SQL
16 18 (1.35%) PHP
17 17 (1.27%) Objective-C
18 16 (1.20%) VC++
19 11 (0.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 230 (17.20%) Degree
2 24 (1.80%) 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
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.30%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.15%) MCTS
10 2 (0.15%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.15%) MCAD
11 1 (0.075%) HND
11 1 (0.075%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.075%) PMP
11 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.52%) QA
2 22 (1.65%) SLA
3 16 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.30%) Basel III
6 2 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.52%) Docker
4 4 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.52%) Puppet
1 7 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.45%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.075%) Control-M
3 1 (0.075%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 408 (30.52%) Microsoft
2 133 (9.95%) Oracle
3 41 (3.07%) Sybase
4 35 (2.62%) Google
5 20 (1.50%) Twitter
6 18 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 16 (1.20%) VMware
8 12 (0.90%) Adobe
9 10 (0.75%) Citrix
10 8 (0.60%) JBoss
11 7 (0.52%) Apple
11 7 (0.52%) Facebook
12 6 (0.45%) Sony
12 6 (0.45%) Yahoo!
13 5 (0.37%) Reuters
13 5 (0.37%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.30%) SAP
14 4 (0.30%) Cisco
14 4 (0.30%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.30%) Red Gate
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Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Solutions Driven Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Compensation + Benefits Available
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NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Esum
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Amazing Additional Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits, depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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