Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 9 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 -14
Permanent jobs citing C# 454 304 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.71% 13.01% 8.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.75% 26.48% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 341 205 181
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £48,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1636 1148 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 60.21% 49.14% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 802 847
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +11.11% +1.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £59,850
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for C#.

1 371 (81.72%) .NET
2 224 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (37.00%) JavaScript
4 162 (35.68%) SQL Server
5 157 (34.58%) SQL
6 152 (33.48%) HTML
7 150 (33.04%) Java
8 145 (31.94%) MVC
9 143 (31.50%) ASP.NET
10 109 (24.01%) CSS
11 107 (23.57%) Software Engineering
12 98 (21.59%) Degree
13 94 (20.70%) ASP.NET MVC
14 93 (20.48%) AngularJS
15 85 (18.72%) Visual Studio
16 77 (16.96%) Windows
16 77 (16.96%) Innovative Thinking
17 75 (16.52%) Git (software)
18 74 (16.30%) Python
18 74 (16.30%) Scrum
19 73 (16.08%) Microsoft
19 73 (16.08%) C++
20 68 (14.98%) TDD
21 66 (14.54%) Test Automation
22 64 (14.10%) Microsoft Azure
23 62 (13.66%) RESTful
24 61 (13.44%) Finance
25 56 (12.33%) .NET Framework
25 56 (12.33%) Selenium
26 54 (11.89%) Software Testing

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 21 (4.63%) CMS
2 20 (4.41%) Umbraco
3 11 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.54%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.10%) Confluence
6 4 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.66%) IIS
7 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.44%) Content Management Server
8 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.22%) JBoss
9 1 (0.22%) SAS
9 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.54%) InfoPath
2 5 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (14.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.86%) SaaS
3 11 (2.42%) npm
4 10 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.88%) Slack
6 3 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.66%) Office 365
7 2 (0.44%) GitHub
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.76%) SMS
2 2 (0.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.22%) HTTP
3 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.22%) RTSP
3 1 (0.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (35.68%) SQL Server
2 50 (11.01%) Big Data
3 30 (6.61%) GIS
4 29 (6.39%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.41%) NoSQL
6 16 (3.52%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.86%) Data Mining
7 13 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.88%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (0.66%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.66%) MySQL
13 2 (0.44%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 85 (18.72%) Visual Studio
2 75 (16.52%) Git (software)
3 56 (12.33%) Selenium
4 30 (6.61%) MSBuild
5 29 (6.39%) Maven
6 27 (5.95%) Jenkins
7 24 (5.29%) Artifactory
7 24 (5.29%) Bugzilla
7 24 (5.29%) CMake
7 24 (5.29%) NuGet
7 24 (5.29%) Phabricator
7 24 (5.29%) Ranorex
7 24 (5.29%) SonarQube
8 21 (4.63%) NetBeans
8 21 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (4.19%) Subversion
10 14 (3.08%) JUnit
10 14 (3.08%) Protractor
11 13 (2.86%) Jasmine
11 13 (2.86%) TestNG
General
1 61 (13.44%) Finance
2 20 (4.41%) Marketing
3 18 (3.96%) Financial Institution
4 13 (2.86%) Military
5 12 (2.64%) Banking
6 5 (1.10%) Legal
7 4 (0.88%) Advertising
8 3 (0.66%) Automotive
9 2 (0.44%) Games
9 2 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 272 (59.91%) Developer
2 134 (29.52%) C# Developer
3 115 (25.33%) .NET Developer
4 105 (23.13%) Software Engineer
5 65 (14.32%) Senior Developer
6 54 (11.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 54 (11.89%) Software Developer
7 45 (9.91%) Test Engineer
8 36 (7.93%) Senior .NET Developer
9 33 (7.27%) Senior C# Developer
10 25 (5.51%) C# Software Engineer
11 24 (5.29%) Development Engineer
11 24 (5.29%) Software Development Engineer
11 24 (5.29%) Software Test Engineer
11 24 (5.29%) Test Development Engineer
12 23 (5.07%) ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.85%) Java Engineer
13 22 (4.85%) Java Software Engineer
14 21 (4.63%) C# Software Developer
15 19 (4.19%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (81.72%) .NET
2 152 (33.48%) HTML
3 143 (31.50%) ASP.NET
4 109 (24.01%) CSS
5 94 (20.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 93 (20.48%) AngularJS
7 62 (13.66%) RESTful
8 56 (12.33%) .NET Framework
9 45 (9.91%) WPF
10 42 (9.25%) HTML5
11 39 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 35 (7.71%) Entity Framework
12 35 (7.71%) React
13 32 (7.05%) SOAP
14 31 (6.83%) WCF
15 29 (6.39%) Swing
16 28 (6.17%) jQuery
16 28 (6.17%) Node.js
17 25 (5.51%) Web Services
18 23 (5.07%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.67%) Robotics
2 35 (7.71%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.73%) User Experience
4 25 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.07%) Algorithms
6 21 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
7 20 (4.41%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.20%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.10%) Fintech
10 4 (0.88%) Blog
10 4 (0.88%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.66%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.22%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.22%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 77 (16.96%) Windows
2 46 (10.13%) Linux
3 27 (5.95%) Debian
4 13 (2.86%) Unix
5 8 (1.76%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.54%) Android
7 3 (0.66%) CentOS
7 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.66%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (31.94%) MVC
3 107 (23.57%) Software Engineering
4 77 (16.96%) Innovative Thinking
5 74 (16.30%) Scrum
6 68 (14.98%) TDD
7 66 (14.54%) Test Automation
8 54 (11.89%) Software Testing
9 51 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (9.91%) SDLC
11 43 (9.47%) OO
12 39 (8.59%) Unit Testing
13 32 (7.05%) Mentoring
14 30 (6.61%) DevOps
14 30 (6.61%) SOA
15 26 (5.73%) Web Development
16 25 (5.51%) SDET
17 24 (5.29%) Continuous Delivery
18 23 (5.07%) Mathematics
19 20 (4.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (37.00%) JavaScript
2 157 (34.58%) SQL
3 150 (33.04%) Java
4 74 (16.30%) Python
5 73 (16.08%) C++
6 24 (5.29%) PowerShell
7 21 (4.63%) TypeScript
8 17 (3.74%) Ruby
8 17 (3.74%) Scala
8 17 (3.74%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.64%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.20%) VB
12 9 (1.98%) PHP
13 6 (1.32%) Perl
14 5 (1.10%) C
15 4 (0.88%) R
16 3 (0.66%) Lisp
17 2 (0.44%) VBA
18 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 98 (21.59%) Degree
2 48 (10.57%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.44%) MCSE
5 2 (0.44%) PhD
6 1 (0.22%) ISEB
6 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.98%) QA
2 3 (0.66%) SLA
3 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) Basel III
System Software
1 5 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.44%) Firmware
3 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.44%) Ansible
2 2 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.22%) Kibana
3 1 (0.22%) logstash
3 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.22%) Puppet
3 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.85%) Xamarin
3 19 (4.19%) Oracle
4 5 (1.10%) VMware
5 4 (0.88%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.66%) Google
6 3 (0.66%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.44%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.22%) Capita
8 1 (0.22%) ESRI
8 1 (0.22%) HP
8 1 (0.22%) Splunk