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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 6 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing C# 582 516 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.71% 15.84% 19.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.02% 29.28% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 467 356 446
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 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1662 1762 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.42% 54.10% 53.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1127 1160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Glasgow +7 246 £40,000 - 41
Edinburgh -3 239 £40,000 - 24
Aberdeen +7 37 £41,500 +18.57% 3
West Lothian +2 16 £35,500 +1.42% 6
Renfrewshire - 13 £42,500 -
Fife -2 8 £36,250 -1.36% 2
Dundee -3 7 £36,250 +23.93% 1
North Lanarkshire - 6 £30,000 -
Falkirk - 2 £30,000 -
Aberdeenshire +5 1 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Stirling -16 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £48,000 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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#.

1 968 (78.51%) .NET
2 678 (54.99%) SQL Server
3 599 (48.58%) ASP.NET
4 491 (39.82%) JavaScript
5 431 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
6 429 (34.79%) HTML
7 404 (32.77%) SQL
8 403 (32.68%) MVC
9 365 (29.60%) CSS
10 333 (27.01%) Microsoft
11 283 (22.95%) jQuery
12 267 (21.65%) Degree
13 256 (20.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 254 (20.60%) .NET Framework
15 252 (20.44%) Software Engineering
16 222 (18.00%) Visual Studio
17 200 (16.22%) OO
18 194 (15.73%) Java
18 194 (15.73%) Finance
19 192 (15.57%) TDD
20 189 (15.33%) Windows
21 168 (13.63%) MS Excel
22 157 (12.73%) Computer Science
23 153 (12.41%) SharePoint
23 153 (12.41%) WCF
23 153 (12.41%) C++
24 141 (11.44%) Oracle
25 133 (10.79%) XML
26 129 (10.46%) Web Services
27 125 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 153 (12.41%) SharePoint
2 55 (4.46%) IIS
3 53 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 49 (3.97%) CMS
4 49 (3.97%) Umbraco
5 28 (2.27%) Node.js
6 19 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.05%) NServiceBus
8 11 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.57%) Apache
10 7 (0.57%) JBoss
10 7 (0.57%) WordPress
10 7 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.41%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.41%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.41%) Drupal
13 3 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.24%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 168 (13.63%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.62%) InfoPath
3 15 (1.22%) MS Office
4 9 (0.73%) MS Project
5 1 (0.081%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.65%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.41%) Maximo
4 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.24%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.16%) FINCAD Analytics
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.081%) Movex
7 1 (0.081%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.081%) Endur
7 1 (0.081%) Epicor Tropos
7 1 (0.081%) Magento
7 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.22%) Google Compute Engine
4 15 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (0.57%) Heroku
5 7 (0.57%) OpenShift
6 6 (0.49%) SaaS
7 5 (0.41%) GitHub
8 3 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.081%) Taleo
10 1 (0.081%) PaaS
10 1 (0.081%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.97%) HTTP
2 31 (2.51%) Intranet
3 23 (1.87%) Internet
4 16 (1.30%) Ethernet
4 16 (1.30%) SMTP
5 13 (1.05%) FTP
5 13 (1.05%) DNS
5 13 (1.05%) HTTPS
6 10 (0.81%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.24%) SNMP
8 2 (0.16%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.081%) SSL
9 1 (0.081%) X.25
9 1 (0.081%) Firewall
9 1 (0.081%) ASN.1
9 1 (0.081%) DHCP
9 1 (0.081%) LDAP
9 1 (0.081%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 678 (54.99%) SQL Server
2 125 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 123 (9.98%) Relational Database
4 85 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 82 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 71 (5.76%) RDBMS
7 46 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 45 (3.65%) NoSQL
9 28 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (2.11%) Oracle Database
11 22 (1.78%) MySQL
12 17 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (1.30%) MongoDB
14 11 (0.89%) PerformancePoint
15 10 (0.81%) Big Data
15 10 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
16 9 (0.73%) Hadoop
17 8 (0.65%) SQLite
18 6 (0.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 222 (18.00%) Visual Studio
2 69 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (4.22%) Git (software)
4 37 (3.00%) Subversion
5 26 (2.11%) NUnit
6 19 (1.54%) Selenium
6 19 (1.54%) Moq
7 13 (1.05%) NCrunch
7 13 (1.05%) SpecFlow
8 12 (0.97%) Appium
9 11 (0.89%) ReSharper
10 9 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.73%) Eclipse
10 9 (0.73%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.49%) Xcode
13 5 (0.41%) IntelliJ
13 5 (0.41%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.32%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.32%) CruiseControl
General
1 194 (15.73%) Finance
2 36 (2.92%) Law
2 36 (2.92%) Games
3 29 (2.35%) Retail
4 25 (2.03%) Banking
5 21 (1.70%) Electronics
6 19 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.54%) Advertising
7 13 (1.05%) Legal
7 13 (1.05%) Marketing
8 9 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.65%) Back Office
10 6 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.32%) Local Government
12 3 (0.24%) French Language
12 3 (0.24%) Front Office
12 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.081%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 865 (70.15%) Developer
2 298 (24.17%) .NET Developer
3 206 (16.71%) Software Developer
4 197 (15.98%) C# Developer
5 160 (12.98%) Software Engineer
6 143 (11.60%) Senior Developer
7 120 (9.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 101 (8.19%) Analyst
9 75 (6.08%) Programmer
10 68 (5.52%) Web Developer
10 68 (5.52%) ASP.NET Developer
11 64 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 58 (4.70%) Applications Support
13 57 (4.62%) Lead Developer
14 46 (3.73%) Analyst Programmer
14 46 (3.73%) Junior
15 42 (3.41%) SharePoint Developer
16 38 (3.08%) Support Analyst
16 38 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
17 36 (2.92%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 968 (78.51%) .NET
2 599 (48.58%) ASP.NET
3 429 (34.79%) HTML
4 365 (29.60%) CSS
5 283 (22.95%) jQuery
6 256 (20.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 254 (20.60%) .NET Framework
8 153 (12.41%) WCF
9 133 (10.79%) XML
10 129 (10.46%) Web Services
11 121 (9.81%) WPF
12 114 (9.25%) NHibernate
13 111 (9.00%) HTML5
13 111 (9.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 85 (6.89%) Ajax
15 74 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 67 (5.43%) LINQ
17 57 (4.62%) WinForms
18 56 (4.54%) CSS3
19 55 (4.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 157 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 70 (5.68%) Mathematics
3 69 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (4.79%) User Experience
5 42 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 37 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (2.51%) Physics
8 29 (2.35%) Visualisation
9 26 (2.11%) Cryptography
10 23 (1.87%) N-Tier
11 20 (1.62%) Social Media
12 19 (1.54%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.30%) BBC
13 16 (1.30%) iPad
13 16 (1.30%) CUDA
14 14 (1.14%) iPhone
15 13 (1.05%) Open Source
16 12 (0.97%) Algorithms
17 10 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
18 8 (0.65%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 189 (15.33%) Windows
2 80 (6.49%) Linux
3 62 (5.03%) Apple iOS
4 52 (4.22%) UNIX
5 43 (3.49%) Android
6 17 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 16 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.97%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.41%) Solaris
11 4 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.24%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.081%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.081%) AIX
13 1 (0.081%) HPUX
13 1 (0.081%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.081%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
2 403 (32.68%) MVC
3 252 (20.44%) Software Engineering
4 200 (16.22%) OO
5 192 (15.57%) TDD
6 122 (9.89%) Scrum
7 113 (9.16%) Unit Testing
8 106 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
9 101 (8.19%) OOP
10 86 (6.97%) Web Development
11 73 (5.92%) Mentoring
12 58 (4.70%) Project Management
13 45 (3.65%) E-Commerce
14 43 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
14 43 (3.49%) Automated Testing
15 42 (3.41%) OOD
16 41 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
17 40 (3.24%) CRM
18 38 (3.08%) iOS Development
19 37 (3.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 491 (39.82%) JavaScript
2 404 (32.77%) SQL
3 194 (15.73%) Java
4 153 (12.41%) C++
5 108 (8.76%) T-SQL
6 101 (8.19%) VB.NET
7 59 (4.79%) Python
7 59 (4.79%) C
8 54 (4.38%) VB
9 39 (3.16%) Ruby
10 33 (2.68%) Objective-C
11 29 (2.35%) VB6
11 29 (2.35%) PowerShell
12 25 (2.03%) VBScript
13 24 (1.95%) PHP
13 24 (1.95%) Shell Script
14 20 (1.62%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.62%) Perl
15 18 (1.46%) VC++
16 17 (1.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 267 (21.65%) Degree
2 31 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.14%) MCP
4 10 (0.81%) ISEB
5 9 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.49%) PhD
6 6 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.24%) PMP
7 3 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.24%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) HND
9 1 (0.081%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.081%) MCAD
9 1 (0.081%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.081%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.081%) MCTS
9 1 (0.081%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.49%) QA
2 15 (1.22%) SLA
3 14 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.32%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (0.57%) Docker
2 5 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.16%) Firmware
5 1 (0.081%) RACF
Systems Management
1 15 (1.22%) Puppet
1 15 (1.22%) CFEngine
1 15 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.24%) OpenView
2 3 (0.24%) SCCM
2 3 (0.24%) SCOM
3 1 (0.081%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.081%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.081%) Control-M
Vendors
1 333 (27.01%) Microsoft
2 141 (11.44%) Oracle
3 55 (4.46%) Google
4 48 (3.89%) Sybase
5 22 (1.78%) Twitter
6 21 (1.70%) Apple
7 18 (1.46%) SAP
8 17 (1.38%) Facebook
9 16 (1.30%) Yahoo!
9 16 (1.30%) Sony
10 13 (1.05%) Xamarin
11 12 (0.97%) Adobe
12 11 (0.89%) IBM
13 8 (0.65%) Iron Speed
14 7 (0.57%) Red Gate
14 7 (0.57%) Sitecore
15 6 (0.49%) Business Objects
15 6 (0.49%) HP
16 5 (0.41%) Lotus
16 5 (0.41%) Telerik
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Esum
Salary: Unspecified Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Tranent, East Lothian
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Alness, Ross-Shire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Amsys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Amsys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Amsys
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Front Page
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Caiman Software Development Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago