Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +5
Permanent jobs citing C# 399 427 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.23% 19.40% 13.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.88% 32.40% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 297 312 235
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +9.09%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,050 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,675 £59,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,292 1,318 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 49.33% 59.88% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 875 831 678
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £63,750 £61,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 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#.

1 338 (84.71%) .NET
2 212 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (39.10%) JavaScript
4 153 (38.35%) MVC
5 152 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 141 (35.34%) ASP.NET
7 138 (34.59%) SQL
8 132 (33.08%) HTML
9 131 (32.83%) Java
10 107 (26.82%) Scrum
11 104 (26.07%) Software Engineering
12 102 (25.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 93 (23.31%) Microsoft
14 92 (23.06%) CSS
15 90 (22.56%) AngularJS
16 86 (21.55%) Continuous Integration
17 85 (21.30%) Degree
18 78 (19.55%) TDD
19 69 (17.29%) Visual Studio
19 69 (17.29%) C++
20 65 (16.29%) Microsoft Azure
21 60 (15.04%) Windows
22 58 (14.54%) OO
22 58 (14.54%) RESTful
23 57 (14.29%) .NET Framework
24 55 (13.78%) Test Automation
25 54 (13.53%) WPF
26 50 (12.53%) Finance
27 48 (12.03%) ASP.NET Web API
28 45 (11.28%) Git (software)

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 19 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 16 (4.01%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.26%) CMS
4 10 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (2.01%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.50%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.50%) Apache
7 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.50%) SAS
8 1 (0.25%) Confluence
8 1 (0.25%) IIS
8 1 (0.25%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.25%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.25%) Maya
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics SL
2 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 65 (16.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.01%) npm
4 10 (2.51%) NuGet
4 10 (2.51%) Office 365
4 10 (2.51%) SaaS
5 7 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.00%) GitHub
7 2 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) Asana
8 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.25%) Serverless
8 1 (0.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.01%) SMS
2 9 (2.26%) Intranet
3 3 (0.75%) Firewall
3 3 (0.75%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.50%) FTP
4 2 (0.50%) HTTP
4 2 (0.50%) SSH
5 1 (0.25%) DHCP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.25%) SAN
5 1 (0.25%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.25%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.52%) Big Data
3 19 (4.76%) GIS
3 19 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (3.76%) MySQL
4 15 (3.76%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.01%) HBase
8 8 (2.01%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.01%) Redis
9 7 (1.75%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.25%) Spatial Data
11 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.00%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (17.29%) Visual Studio
2 45 (11.28%) Git (software)
3 36 (9.02%) Selenium
4 23 (5.76%) Jasmine
4 23 (5.76%) JUnit
4 23 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (5.26%) TestNG
6 20 (5.01%) Protractor
7 19 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 17 (4.26%) Subversion
9 16 (4.01%) Bugzilla
10 14 (3.51%) MSBuild
10 14 (3.51%) NetBeans
11 11 (2.76%) Ranorex
12 10 (2.51%) Artifactory
12 10 (2.51%) CMake
12 10 (2.51%) Maven
12 10 (2.51%) Phabricator
12 10 (2.51%) SonarQube
13 9 (2.26%) Moq
General
1 50 (12.53%) Finance
2 38 (9.52%) Advertising
3 21 (5.26%) Marketing
4 12 (3.01%) Retail
5 11 (2.76%) Banking
6 9 (2.26%) Local Government
7 5 (1.25%) Military
8 4 (1.00%) Games
9 2 (0.50%) Automotive
9 2 (0.50%) Electronics
9 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.50%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 245 (61.40%) Developer
2 116 (29.07%) .NET Developer
3 85 (21.30%) C# Developer
4 62 (15.54%) Software Engineer
5 46 (11.53%) Software Developer
6 38 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 26 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (6.02%) C# Software Engineer
8 24 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 18 (4.51%) Architect
9 18 (4.51%) Java Engineer
10 17 (4.26%) Analyst
10 17 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
10 17 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
11 15 (3.76%) .NET Software Developer
12 14 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
12 14 (3.51%) Test Automation Engineer
13 13 (3.26%) Technical Architect
14 12 (3.01%) Analyst Programmer
14 12 (3.01%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (84.71%) .NET
2 141 (35.34%) ASP.NET
3 132 (33.08%) HTML
4 102 (25.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 92 (23.06%) CSS
6 90 (22.56%) AngularJS
7 58 (14.54%) RESTful
8 57 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 54 (13.53%) WPF
10 48 (12.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 38 (9.52%) React
12 35 (8.77%) HTML5
13 33 (8.27%) Entity Framework
14 25 (6.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 24 (6.02%) Web Services
16 20 (5.01%) jQuery
16 20 (5.01%) Node.js
16 20 (5.01%) SOAP
17 14 (3.51%) Swing
18 11 (2.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (7.02%) Robotics
3 21 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (5.01%) Computer Science
5 19 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 18 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (3.26%) Fintech
8 11 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.51%) User Experience
10 9 (2.26%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.25%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.75%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.50%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.50%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 1 (0.25%) 3D Graphics
14 1 (0.25%) Cloud Native
14 1 (0.25%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.25%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.04%) Windows
2 25 (6.27%) Linux
3 11 (2.76%) Debian
4 8 (2.01%) Android
5 7 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.75%) Unix
7 2 (0.50%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.25%) CentOS
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (38.35%) MVC
3 107 (26.82%) Scrum
4 104 (26.07%) Software Engineering
5 86 (21.55%) Continuous Integration
6 78 (19.55%) TDD
7 58 (14.54%) OO
8 55 (13.78%) Test Automation
9 43 (10.78%) Unit Testing
10 41 (10.28%) SDLC
11 34 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (7.77%) MVVM
13 30 (7.52%) BDD
14 29 (7.27%) Innovative Thinking
15 28 (7.02%) Web Development
16 21 (5.26%) Open Source
17 20 (5.01%) SOA
18 19 (4.76%) Software Testing
19 18 (4.51%) DevOps
19 18 (4.51%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 156 (39.10%) JavaScript
2 138 (34.59%) SQL
3 131 (32.83%) Java
4 69 (17.29%) C++
5 38 (9.52%) Python
6 31 (7.77%) T-SQL
7 25 (6.27%) C
8 21 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 18 (4.51%) PHP
10 17 (4.26%) TypeScript
11 16 (4.01%) PowerShell
11 16 (4.01%) VB
12 11 (2.76%) Perl
13 10 (2.51%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.51%) PL/SQL
13 10 (2.51%) Scala
13 10 (2.51%) VBA
14 9 (2.26%) Ruby
15 8 (2.01%) XAML
16 6 (1.50%) ES6
Qualifications
1 85 (21.30%) Degree
2 19 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.50%) ISEB
3 6 (1.50%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.00%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.75%) PhD
6 2 (0.50%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.50%) MBA
7 1 (0.25%) CCFE
7 1 (0.25%) CEH
7 1 (0.25%) GCFA
7 1 (0.25%) GCIH
7 1 (0.25%) GIAC
7 1 (0.25%) GPEN
7 1 (0.25%) MCSE
7 1 (0.25%) OSCP
7 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.01%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.50%) GDPR
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) PMO
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.75%) Docker
1 3 (0.75%) Firmware
2 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
3 1 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (1.00%) Puppet
2 3 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.25%) Ansible
3 1 (0.25%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.25%) Kibana
3 1 (0.25%) logstash
3 1 (0.25%) Mesos
3 1 (0.25%) Nessus
3 1 (0.25%) Nmap
3 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 93 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.52%) Oracle
3 17 (4.26%) Facebook
4 11 (2.76%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.01%) Google
6 4 (1.00%) Tableau
7 2 (0.50%) Pega
7 2 (0.50%) Splunk
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco
8 1 (0.25%) HP
8 1 (0.25%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.25%) SAP
8 1 (0.25%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.25%) Twitter
8 1 (0.25%) Veritas