The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C# over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 10 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing C# 5 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.47% 44.83% 19.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 61.90% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 11
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £42,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
C#
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 50.85% 72.41% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C# across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

C#
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# across the West Lothian region.

C# Salary Trend in West Lothian

C#
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Livingston -8 2 £39,250 +12.14%
C#
Scotland

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 2 (12.50%) Confluence
8 2 (12.50%) Test Management
8 2 (12.50%) Subversion
8 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (12.50%) JIRA
8 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (12.50%) C++
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
8 2 (12.50%) ClearCase
9 1 (6.25%) OOD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) SDLC
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Delphi
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft