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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 17 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing C# 394 647 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.91% 17.59% 14.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.04% 32.98% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 274 522 295
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
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
1639 1962 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.56% 53.33% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1279 1095
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Edinburgh -17 156 £40,000 +3.89% 20
Glasgow -7 155 £40,000 +12.67% 39
Dundee -2 22 £36,500 +4.28% 3
Stirling - 15 £34,500 -
West Lothian +1 11 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Fife -2 9 £38,000 +8.57% 4
Aberdeen -4 9 £42,000 +5.00% 5
West Dunbartonshire -4 7 - -
Argyll and Bute - 5 £30,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Renfrewshire -3 2 - -
Highlands +2 1 £40,000 +6.66%
East Ayrshire - 1 £22,500 - 1
Midlothian - 1 £60,000 -
C#
UK

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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#.

1 636 (81.64%) .NET
2 406 (52.12%) SQL Server
3 395 (50.71%) ASP.NET
4 369 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 350 (44.93%) JavaScript
6 332 (42.62%) MVC
7 295 (37.87%) HTML
8 247 (31.71%) CSS
9 238 (30.55%) Microsoft
10 220 (28.24%) SQL
11 206 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 183 (23.49%) TDD
13 172 (22.08%) Software Engineering
14 166 (21.31%) .NET Framework
15 157 (20.15%) jQuery
16 137 (17.59%) Degree
17 134 (17.20%) MS Excel
18 127 (16.30%) OO
19 126 (16.17%) Java
20 118 (15.15%) AngularJS
21 110 (14.12%) SDLC
22 107 (13.74%) C++
23 95 (12.20%) Entity Framework
24 93 (11.94%) Unit Testing
24 93 (11.94%) Computer Science
25 92 (11.81%) Finance
26 88 (11.30%) SharePoint
27 87 (11.17%) Scrum
28 83 (10.65%) Windows
29 80 (10.27%) Oracle

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 88 (11.30%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.24%) IIS
3 30 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 27 (3.47%) Node.js
5 23 (2.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 19 (2.44%) CMS
7 10 (1.28%) IBM Notes
8 6 (0.77%) Apache
8 6 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.64%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.51%) JBoss
10 4 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.39%) Drupal
11 3 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.26%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.26%) SAS
13 1 (0.13%) Kentico
13 1 (0.13%) Confluence
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 134 (17.20%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.95%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.51%) MS Office
4 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.26%) Endur
4 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.54%) Office 365
4 10 (1.28%) GitHub
5 8 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.64%) SaaS
7 4 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.18%) Ethernet
2 13 (1.67%) HTTP
3 11 (1.41%) Firewall
4 9 (1.16%) Network Security
5 8 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.90%) Internet
7 5 (0.64%) Intranet
8 2 (0.26%) UPnP
9 1 (0.13%) Wireless
9 1 (0.13%) WAN
9 1 (0.13%) DHCP
9 1 (0.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (52.12%) SQL Server
2 77 (9.88%) Relational Database
3 61 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 26 (3.34%) RDBMS
8 20 (2.57%) MongoDB
8 20 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (1.93%) Big Data
9 15 (1.93%) MySQL
10 13 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.28%) MS Access
12 10 (1.28%) OLAP
13 8 (1.03%) DTS
13 8 (1.03%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.90%) RavenDB
14 7 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 75 (9.63%) Visual Studio
2 58 (7.45%) Git (software)
3 46 (5.91%) Subversion
4 34 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (3.59%) TeamCity
6 15 (1.93%) Selenium
7 12 (1.54%) NUnit
7 12 (1.54%) GitLab
8 11 (1.41%) Moq
8 11 (1.41%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.90%) MSBuild
9 7 (0.90%) SpecFlow
9 7 (0.90%) WatiN
10 6 (0.77%) Xcode
10 6 (0.77%) Ranorex
11 5 (0.64%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.64%) JMeter
11 5 (0.64%) Maven
11 5 (0.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (0.39%) QUnit
General
1 92 (11.81%) Finance
2 38 (4.88%) Banking
3 20 (2.57%) Investment Banking
3 20 (2.57%) Games
3 20 (2.57%) Electronics
4 19 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.67%) Marketing
6 9 (1.16%) Retail
7 5 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.39%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.26%) Law
10 2 (0.26%) Advertising
10 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.26%) Billing
11 1 (0.13%) Publishing
11 1 (0.13%) Front Office
11 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 542 (69.58%) Developer
2 231 (29.65%) .NET Developer
3 132 (16.94%) Senior Developer
4 109 (13.99%) C# Developer
5 108 (13.86%) Software Engineer
6 64 (8.22%) Software Developer
7 62 (7.96%) Web Developer
8 59 (7.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 48 (6.16%) ASP.NET Developer
10 45 (5.78%) Analyst
11 36 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
12 29 (3.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (3.59%) AWS Developer
14 26 (3.34%) Graduate
14 26 (3.34%) Programmer
14 26 (3.34%) Senior Software Engineer
15 23 (2.95%) Applications Developer
16 21 (2.70%) Junior
17 19 (2.44%) Test Analyst
18 18 (2.31%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 636 (81.64%) .NET
2 395 (50.71%) ASP.NET
3 295 (37.87%) HTML
4 247 (31.71%) CSS
5 206 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 166 (21.31%) .NET Framework
7 157 (20.15%) jQuery
8 118 (15.15%) AngularJS
9 95 (12.20%) Entity Framework
10 72 (9.24%) HTML5
10 72 (9.24%) WCF
11 65 (8.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 64 (8.22%) NHibernate
13 60 (7.70%) Web Services
14 56 (7.19%) XML
15 46 (5.91%) WPF
16 44 (5.65%) Spring.NET
17 43 (5.52%) WinForms
18 42 (5.39%) Castle Windsor
19 35 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 60 (7.70%) Mathematics
3 41 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.75%) User Experience
5 26 (3.34%) Physics
6 25 (3.21%) Mobile App
7 24 (3.08%) Visualisation
8 19 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.93%) Embedded Systems
10 11 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.41%) Social Media
11 10 (1.28%) BBC
12 9 (1.16%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.77%) iPad
13 6 (0.77%) CUDA
13 6 (0.77%) iPhone
13 6 (0.77%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.77%) EPoS
13 6 (0.77%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 83 (10.65%) Windows
2 51 (6.55%) Android
3 45 (5.78%) Apple iOS
4 37 (4.75%) Linux
5 17 (2.18%) UNIX
6 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (42.62%) MVC
3 183 (23.49%) TDD
4 172 (22.08%) Software Engineering
5 127 (16.30%) OO
6 110 (14.12%) SDLC
7 93 (11.94%) Unit Testing
8 87 (11.17%) Scrum
9 73 (9.37%) Web Development
10 54 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (6.93%) Mentoring
11 49 (6.29%) BDD
11 49 (6.29%) OOP
12 47 (6.03%) Open Source
13 38 (4.88%) Mobile Development
14 36 (4.62%) Web Application Development
15 31 (3.98%) Software Architecture
15 31 (3.98%) Waterfall
16 30 (3.85%) Project Management
16 30 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 350 (44.93%) JavaScript
2 220 (28.24%) SQL
3 126 (16.17%) Java
4 107 (13.74%) C++
5 65 (8.34%) T-SQL
6 60 (7.70%) C
7 51 (6.55%) VB.NET
8 41 (5.26%) Python
9 38 (4.88%) Ruby
10 35 (4.49%) PL/SQL
11 22 (2.82%) Perl
12 17 (2.18%) VB
13 16 (2.05%) VC++
14 13 (1.67%) PHP
15 12 (1.54%) VBA
16 10 (1.28%) Objective-C
17 8 (1.03%) Delphi
18 6 (0.77%) VB6
18 6 (0.77%) Shell Script
19 5 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 137 (17.59%) Degree
2 46 (5.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.16%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (0.90%) ISEB
6 3 (0.39%) MCP
7 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.85%) QA
2 5 (0.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) MiFID
3 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
System Software
1 6 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.39%) Firmware
3 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 238 (30.55%) Microsoft
2 80 (10.27%) Oracle
3 26 (3.34%) Xamarin
4 15 (1.93%) Google
5 13 (1.67%) Telerik
5 13 (1.67%) Apple
6 10 (1.28%) Sony
6 10 (1.28%) Lotus
6 10 (1.28%) Yahoo!
6 10 (1.28%) DevExpress
6 10 (1.28%) Facebook
7 8 (1.03%) VMware
8 7 (0.90%) TIBCO
8 7 (0.90%) Informatica
9 6 (0.77%) Perforce
10 5 (0.64%) IBM
11 4 (0.51%) Hyland
11 4 (0.51%) Alterian
12 3 (0.39%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.39%) SAP
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