Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a C# Software Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C# Software Engineer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 198 195
Rank change year-on-year +39 -3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a C# Software Engineer 66 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.23% 0.60% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.63% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 15
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.72% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £48,750 £46,700
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,130 5,436 4,933
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 96.25% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,335 3,483 3,055
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

C# Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured C# Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for C# Software Engineer in Scotland

C# Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for C# Software Engineer in Scotland

C# Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C# Software Engineer in Scotland

C# Software Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# Software Engineer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +24 47 £51,250 +60.16% 2
Glasgow - 7 £50,000 - 2
Aberdeen +4 5 £42,500 +3.03%
Fife +4 4 £39,000 -2.50% 2
West Lothian -23 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £55,000 -
C# Software Engineer
UK

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, C# Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region featuring C# Software Engineer in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 56 (84.85%) .NET
3 50 (75.76%) Software Engineering
4 48 (72.73%) SQL
5 47 (71.21%) Degree
6 40 (60.61%) Windows
7 39 (59.09%) Java
7 39 (59.09%) Software Testing
7 39 (59.09%) Git (software)
8 35 (53.03%) C++
9 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
10 26 (39.39%) SQL Server
10 26 (39.39%) RESTful
11 24 (36.36%) WPF
12 23 (34.85%) Visual Studio
12 23 (34.85%) OO
12 23 (34.85%) SOAP
13 22 (33.33%) Swing
13 22 (33.33%) SOA
13 22 (33.33%) TDD
13 22 (33.33%) NetBeans
13 22 (33.33%) GIS
13 22 (33.33%) MVC
13 22 (33.33%) Robotics
13 22 (33.33%) Visualisation
13 22 (33.33%) Big Data
13 22 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
13 22 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
13 22 (33.33%) Storage Management

C# Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 16 (24.24%) IIS
2 1 (1.52%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) JBoss
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Azure Functions
2 1 (1.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) SMS
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 22 (33.33%) Big Data
2 22 (33.33%) GIS
3 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (4.55%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 23 (34.85%) Visual Studio
3 22 (33.33%) NetBeans
4 18 (27.27%) SpecFlow
5 16 (24.24%) Cucumber
5 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
5 16 (24.24%) NUnit
5 16 (24.24%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.55%) Selenium
7 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.52%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.52%) JUnit
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (84.85%) .NET
2 26 (39.39%) RESTful
3 24 (36.36%) WPF
4 23 (34.85%) SOAP
5 22 (33.33%) Swing
6 18 (27.27%) XML
7 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (25.76%) JSON
8 16 (24.24%) Gherkin
8 16 (24.24%) REST
9 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
11 6 (9.09%) CSS
11 6 (9.09%) HTML
12 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Core
13 4 (6.06%) HTML5
13 4 (6.06%) React
14 3 (4.55%) React Native
15 2 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Robotics
2 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Fintech
4 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (60.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) Software Engineering
2 39 (59.09%) Software Testing
3 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (34.85%) OO
5 22 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
5 22 (33.33%) MVC
5 22 (33.33%) SOA
5 22 (33.33%) Storage Management
5 22 (33.33%) TDD
5 22 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 19 (28.79%) BDD
7 17 (25.76%) Open Source
7 17 (25.76%) Scenario Testing
7 17 (25.76%) Test Automation
8 16 (24.24%) API Testing
8 16 (24.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (24.24%) Process Improvement
8 16 (24.24%) SDET
8 16 (24.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 48 (72.73%) SQL
3 39 (59.09%) Java
4 35 (53.03%) C++
5 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
6 16 (24.24%) PowerShell
7 11 (16.67%) C
8 4 (6.06%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.52%) Fortran
9 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.52%) Perl
9 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) R
9 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (71.21%) Degree
2 22 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle
1 1 (1.52%) Xamarin