Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing C# 410 459 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.04% 18.21% 12.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.11% 29.24% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 312 335 212
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,700 £29,775
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £57,375
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

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 1,277 1,570 1,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 49.96% 62.30% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 816 941 728
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,125 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,075
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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#.

1 315 (76.83%) .NET
2 183 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (39.02%) SQL
4 156 (38.05%) SQL Server
5 154 (37.56%) JavaScript
6 148 (36.10%) Software Engineering
7 144 (35.12%) MVC
8 141 (34.39%) Java
9 130 (31.71%) ASP.NET
10 107 (26.10%) Degree
11 99 (24.15%) HTML
12 88 (21.46%) CSS
12 88 (21.46%) Microsoft
13 86 (20.98%) AngularJS
14 82 (20.00%) C++
14 82 (20.00%) OO
15 79 (19.27%) Visual Studio
15 79 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
16 76 (18.54%) Scrum
17 73 (17.80%) Git (software)
18 72 (17.56%) Windows
19 71 (17.32%) Finance
19 71 (17.32%) Microsoft Azure
20 67 (16.34%) ASP.NET MVC
21 64 (15.61%) TDD
22 58 (14.15%) RESTful
23 57 (13.90%) .NET Framework
24 54 (13.17%) Big Data
25 53 (12.93%) Numerate Degree
26 51 (12.44%) Innovative Thinking

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 11 (2.68%) CMS
1 11 (2.68%) IIS
1 11 (2.68%) Umbraco
2 7 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.46%) Apache
4 5 (1.22%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.98%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.73%) SAS
7 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.24%) Confluence
7 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.24%) Maya
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.24%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 71 (17.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.41%) npm
3 12 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.46%) GitHub
4 6 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.46%) SaaS
5 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.49%) NuGet
7 1 (0.24%) Asana
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
7 1 (0.24%) PaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.12%) SMS
2 4 (0.98%) Internet
3 2 (0.49%) Firewall
3 2 (0.49%) Network Security
4 1 (0.24%) DHCP
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) HTTP
4 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.24%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.24%) SSL
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (38.05%) SQL Server
2 54 (13.17%) Big Data
3 26 (6.34%) Data Mining
3 26 (6.34%) GIS
4 16 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.93%) MySQL
8 9 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.95%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (1.71%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.73%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.49%) HBase
14 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 79 (19.27%) Visual Studio
2 73 (17.80%) Git (software)
3 42 (10.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (6.34%) NetBeans
4 26 (6.34%) Selenium
4 26 (6.34%) Subversion
5 18 (4.39%) Jenkins
6 15 (3.66%) SpecFlow
7 14 (3.41%) JUnit
8 13 (3.17%) Grunt
8 13 (3.17%) gulp
8 13 (3.17%) TeamCity
9 12 (2.93%) Jasmine
9 12 (2.93%) JIRA
9 12 (2.93%) TestNG
10 11 (2.68%) NUnit
10 11 (2.68%) Protractor
11 8 (1.95%) Bugzilla
11 8 (1.95%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (1.22%) Cucumber
General
1 71 (17.32%) Finance
2 27 (6.59%) Military
3 20 (4.88%) Marketing
4 12 (2.93%) Advertising
5 11 (2.68%) Banking
6 9 (2.20%) Electronics
6 9 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.98%) Games
9 2 (0.49%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 235 (57.32%) Developer
2 118 (28.78%) .NET Developer
3 102 (24.88%) Software Engineer
4 84 (20.49%) Software Developer
5 70 (17.07%) C# Developer
6 44 (10.73%) Senior Developer
7 37 (9.02%) .NET Software Developer
7 37 (9.02%) C# Software Engineer
8 34 (8.29%) Senior Software Developer
9 32 (7.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 31 (7.56%) Java Engineer
10 31 (7.56%) Java Software Engineer
11 30 (7.32%) Junior
12 28 (6.83%) Senior Software Engineer
13 23 (5.61%) Graduate
14 22 (5.37%) C# Software Developer
15 21 (5.12%) Java Developer
15 21 (5.12%) Senior .NET Developer
16 19 (4.63%) Lead Developer
17 17 (4.15%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (76.83%) .NET
2 130 (31.71%) ASP.NET
3 99 (24.15%) HTML
4 88 (21.46%) CSS
5 86 (20.98%) AngularJS
6 67 (16.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 58 (14.15%) RESTful
8 57 (13.90%) .NET Framework
9 49 (11.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 49 (11.95%) WPF
10 46 (11.22%) Web Services
11 32 (7.80%) Entity Framework
12 31 (7.56%) SOAP
13 28 (6.83%) HTML5
14 26 (6.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 26 (6.34%) OpenCV
14 26 (6.34%) Swing
15 23 (5.61%) jQuery
15 23 (5.61%) React
16 22 (5.37%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.44%) Robotics
2 41 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (6.83%) Algorithms
4 25 (6.10%) Fintech
5 22 (5.37%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.68%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.95%) User Experience
9 4 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.73%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.49%) Xbox
12 1 (0.24%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.24%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.24%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.56%) Windows
2 31 (7.56%) Linux
3 10 (2.44%) Unix
4 5 (1.22%) Android
4 5 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.49%) CentOS
5 2 (0.49%) Debian
5 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.24%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (36.10%) Software Engineering
3 144 (35.12%) MVC
4 82 (20.00%) OO
5 79 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
6 76 (18.54%) Scrum
7 64 (15.61%) TDD
8 51 (12.44%) Innovative Thinking
9 48 (11.71%) Test Automation
10 42 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
11 38 (9.27%) Software Testing
12 37 (9.02%) Unit Testing
13 35 (8.54%) SDLC
13 35 (8.54%) Web Development
14 33 (8.05%) Mathematics
14 33 (8.05%) SOA
15 28 (6.83%) Machine Learning
16 27 (6.59%) Data Analysis
17 26 (6.34%) Deep Learning
17 26 (6.34%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 160 (39.02%) SQL
2 154 (37.56%) JavaScript
3 141 (34.39%) Java
4 82 (20.00%) C++
5 27 (6.59%) Python
6 26 (6.34%) T-SQL
7 25 (6.10%) VB.NET
8 24 (5.85%) TypeScript
9 22 (5.37%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.66%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.17%) C
12 12 (2.93%) PHP
13 10 (2.44%) VB
14 7 (1.71%) Ruby
14 7 (1.71%) VBA
15 6 (1.46%) Perl
16 3 (0.73%) XAML
17 2 (0.49%) Embedded C
17 2 (0.49%) F#
17 2 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 107 (26.10%) Degree
2 53 (12.93%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.22%) ISEB
4 5 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.73%) MBA
5 3 (0.73%) PhD
6 2 (0.49%) GPEN
6 2 (0.49%) GWAPT
6 2 (0.49%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.49%) OSCE
6 2 (0.49%) OSCP
6 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.95%) QA
2 5 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.73%) GDPR
3 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.73%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.71%) Docker
2 6 (1.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.22%) Puppet
2 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 88 (21.46%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.29%) Oracle
3 13 (3.17%) Xamarin
4 9 (2.20%) SAP
5 7 (1.71%) Facebook
5 7 (1.71%) Google
6 4 (0.98%) Tableau
7 3 (0.73%) UiPath
8 2 (0.49%) Pega
8 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe
9 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco
9 1 (0.24%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.24%) Splunk
9 1 (0.24%) Twitter
9 1 (0.24%) Zend