Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +11
Permanent jobs citing C# 376 428 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.11% 16.15% 17.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.87% 30.99% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 287 334 259
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,349 1,381 1,289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 54.22% 52.11% 57.65%
Number of salaries quoted 853 949 810
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - -
10th Percentile £28,300 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Edinburgh

C#
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for C# in Edinburgh

C#
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for C# in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for C#.

1 241 (64.10%) .NET
2 159 (42.29%) JavaScript
3 156 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (40.16%) Java
5 139 (36.97%) Software Engineering
6 120 (31.91%) SQL
7 119 (31.65%) Degree
8 115 (30.59%) SQL Server
9 95 (25.27%) Microsoft
10 92 (24.47%) MVC
11 87 (23.14%) AngularJS
12 84 (22.34%) C++
12 84 (22.34%) HTML
13 83 (22.07%) Finance
14 72 (19.15%) Windows
15 71 (18.88%) ASP.NET
16 66 (17.55%) CSS
16 66 (17.55%) Microsoft Azure
17 65 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
17 65 (17.29%) PowerShell
18 62 (16.49%) Test Automation
19 59 (15.69%) DevOps
20 58 (15.43%) Visual Studio
21 57 (15.16%) Git (software)
22 56 (14.89%) Robotics
22 56 (14.89%) Python
22 56 (14.89%) Innovative Thinking
23 55 (14.63%) SpecFlow
24 52 (13.83%) OO
25 49 (13.03%) Selenium

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (5.32%) IIS
2 8 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.33%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.33%) Confluence
4 4 (1.06%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.80%) Apache
5 3 (0.80%) Documentum
5 3 (0.80%) FileNet
5 3 (0.80%) OnBase
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.53%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (17.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.19%) SaaS
4 7 (1.86%) PaaS
5 4 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.06%) Office 365
6 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.80%) IaaS
6 3 (0.80%) Serverless
7 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.27%) npm
8 1 (0.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.80%) DHCP
1 3 (0.80%) DNS
1 3 (0.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.53%) Network Security
3 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.78%) Big Data
3 22 (5.85%) Data Mining
4 12 (3.19%) GIS
4 12 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.66%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.86%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.60%) MySQL
9 5 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.33%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.80%) Flink
11 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.53%) OpenTSDB
12 2 (0.53%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 58 (15.43%) Visual Studio
2 57 (15.16%) Git (software)
3 55 (14.63%) SpecFlow
4 49 (13.03%) Selenium
5 42 (11.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (7.18%) Visual Studio Team System
7 25 (6.65%) Cucumber
7 25 (6.65%) Jenkins
8 23 (6.12%) NUnit
9 22 (5.85%) TeamCity
10 18 (4.79%) JIRA
11 17 (4.52%) Hudson
12 12 (3.19%) Ranorex
13 11 (2.93%) NetBeans
14 5 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (1.06%) Subversion
16 3 (0.80%) JUnit
16 3 (0.80%) TestNG
17 2 (0.53%) AccuRev
17 2 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 83 (22.07%) Finance
2 6 (1.60%) Military
3 4 (1.06%) Financial Institution
3 4 (1.06%) Games
3 4 (1.06%) Marketing
4 2 (0.53%) Electronics
4 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.27%) Automotive
5 1 (0.27%) Banking
5 1 (0.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 178 (47.34%) Developer
2 114 (30.32%) Software Engineer
3 94 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 88 (23.40%) Software Developer
5 74 (19.68%) Senior Developer
6 68 (18.09%) C# Developer
7 55 (14.63%) .NET Software Developer
8 52 (13.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 41 (10.90%) C# Software Developer
9 41 (10.90%) Senior Software Developer
10 40 (10.64%) C# Software Engineer
11 38 (10.11%) Java Engineer
12 37 (9.84%) Java Software Engineer
13 36 (9.57%) Senior .NET Developer
14 35 (9.31%) .NET Software Engineer
15 33 (8.78%) Senior Software Engineer
16 29 (7.71%) Java Developer
17 28 (7.45%) Graduate
18 27 (7.18%) Test Engineer
19 23 (6.12%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (64.10%) .NET
2 87 (23.14%) AngularJS
3 84 (22.34%) HTML
4 71 (18.88%) ASP.NET
5 66 (17.55%) CSS
6 46 (12.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 38 (10.11%) XML
8 37 (9.84%) RESTful
9 36 (9.57%) React
10 35 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (9.31%) WPF
11 32 (8.51%) Gherkin
12 31 (8.24%) REST
13 30 (7.98%) .NET Framework
14 26 (6.91%) JSON
15 24 (6.38%) Web Services
16 19 (5.05%) SOAP
17 17 (4.52%) HTML5
18 16 (4.26%) Node.js
19 14 (3.72%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.89%) Robotics
2 26 (6.91%) Algorithms
3 24 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.72%) User Experience
6 13 (3.46%) Fintech
7 12 (3.19%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.13%) Graphic Design
9 6 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.06%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.06%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.06%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.80%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.80%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.53%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.27%) EPoS
13 1 (0.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 72 (19.15%) Windows
2 37 (9.84%) Linux
3 26 (6.91%) Unix
4 6 (1.60%) Android
5 4 (1.06%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.53%) CentOS
7 2 (0.53%) Debian
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (36.97%) Software Engineering
3 92 (24.47%) MVC
4 65 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (16.49%) Test Automation
6 59 (15.69%) DevOps
7 56 (14.89%) Innovative Thinking
8 52 (13.83%) OO
9 46 (12.23%) Scrum
9 46 (12.23%) SDLC
10 44 (11.70%) Mathematics
11 43 (11.44%) TDD
12 42 (11.17%) Software Testing
13 40 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
14 33 (8.78%) Mentoring
15 31 (8.24%) User Stories
16 28 (7.45%) API Testing
16 28 (7.45%) Continuous Delivery
16 28 (7.45%) Machine Learning
16 28 (7.45%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 159 (42.29%) JavaScript
2 151 (40.16%) Java
3 120 (31.91%) SQL
4 84 (22.34%) C++
5 65 (17.29%) PowerShell
6 56 (14.89%) Python
7 31 (8.24%) TypeScript
8 11 (2.93%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.93%) VBScript
9 10 (2.66%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.39%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.39%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.86%) PHP
12 6 (1.60%) C
12 6 (1.60%) Java 8
12 6 (1.60%) Ruby
13 5 (1.33%) Java 9
14 4 (1.06%) VBA
15 3 (0.80%) ES6
15 3 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 119 (31.65%) Degree
2 41 (10.90%) Numerate Degree
3 13 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.86%) PhD
5 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.27%) MCP
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.71%) QA
2 5 (1.33%) SLA
3 4 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.80%) GDPR
4 3 (0.80%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (6.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.39%) Docker
4 2 (0.53%) HDFS
5 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (0.80%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.53%) Ansible
2 2 (0.53%) Kibana
2 2 (0.53%) logstash
2 2 (0.53%) Mesos
2 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 95 (25.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.26%) Oracle
3 13 (3.46%) Xamarin
4 12 (3.19%) VMware
5 10 (2.66%) HP
6 4 (1.06%) Google
7 3 (0.80%) Laserfiche
8 2 (0.53%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.53%) IBM
8 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.53%) RedGate
8 2 (0.53%) SAP
8 2 (0.53%) Zend
9 1 (0.27%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.27%) DocuSign
9 1 (0.27%) F5
9 1 (0.27%) iManage
9 1 (0.27%) McAfee
9 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com