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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 21 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 576 680 377
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 10.04% 15.51% 17.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.44% 30.10% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 401 406 248
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £62,175
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,687 2,259 1,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 46.82% 51.53% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,667 1,555 862
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £58,872
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing C# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Scotland

C#
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C# in Scotland.

Salary trend for C# in Scotland

C#
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing C# in Scotland over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for C# in Scotland

C#
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# within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Edinburgh -11 273 £52,500 +5.00% 23
Glasgow -10 181 £46,000 -3.16% 17
Aberdeen -4 38 £40,000 -30.43% 9
Fife -13 19 £55,000 -
West Lothian -13 15 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Lanarkshire -18 12 £46,000 +15.72%
Dundee -12 4 £47,500 -13.64% 1
East Lothian - 4 - -
South Lanarkshire -4 3 £77,500 +93.75%
Aberdeenshire -9 3 £52,500 -19.23%
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £37,500 -
Stirling -12 1 £28,500 -18.57%
Shetland Islands - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for C#.

1 395 (68.58%) .NET
2 285 (49.48%) Azure
3 253 (43.92%) Agile
4 247 (42.88%) JavaScript
5 207 (35.94%) Software Engineering
6 194 (33.68%) SQL
7 161 (27.95%) Microsoft
7 161 (27.95%) .NET Core
8 147 (25.52%) DevOps
9 146 (25.35%) React
9 146 (25.35%) SQL Server
10 129 (22.40%) AngularJS
11 128 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 124 (21.53%) Full Stack Development
13 115 (19.97%) Social Skills
14 111 (19.27%) HTML
14 111 (19.27%) AWS
15 109 (18.92%) Docker
16 107 (18.58%) .NET Framework
17 103 (17.88%) MVC
17 103 (17.88%) CI/CD
18 99 (17.19%) Test Automation
19 94 (16.32%) Git (software)
20 92 (15.97%) CSS
21 87 (15.10%) Scrum
22 85 (14.76%) TypeScript
23 84 (14.58%) Finance
24 76 (13.19%) Java
25 75 (13.02%) Kubernetes
26 71 (12.33%) Problem-Solving

C#
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 17 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.60%) Confluence
3 11 (1.91%) Umbraco
4 5 (0.87%) CMS
5 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Adobe XD
1 3 (0.52%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 7 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.04%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 285 (49.48%) Azure
2 111 (19.27%) AWS
3 56 (9.72%) Azure DevOps
4 54 (9.38%) SaaS
5 40 (6.94%) GCP
6 28 (4.86%) Serverless
7 20 (3.47%) Azure Service Bus
7 20 (3.47%) Power Platform
8 18 (3.13%) Azure Functions
9 13 (2.26%) GitHub
9 13 (2.26%) Microsoft 365
10 12 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (1.91%) Dynamics 365
12 9 (1.56%) PowerApps
13 8 (1.39%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 7 (1.22%) Azure Logic Apps
15 6 (1.04%) npm
15 6 (1.04%) NuGet
16 5 (0.87%) GitHub Actions
17 4 (0.69%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.39%) ATM
2 6 (1.04%) Internet
3 3 (0.52%) Broadband
4 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.17%) Firewall
4 1 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.85%) Relational Database
3 42 (7.29%) MySQL
4 28 (4.86%) Redis
5 18 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 16 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.91%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.22%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.04%) Metadata
9 6 (1.04%) Power BI
10 5 (0.87%) Firebird
11 4 (0.69%) Big Data
12 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.17%) Flink
Development Applications
1 94 (16.32%) Git (software)
2 53 (9.20%) Selenium
3 41 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (6.42%) Postman
5 34 (5.90%) JIRA
6 29 (5.03%) NUnit
7 28 (4.86%) Jenkins
8 25 (4.34%) Visual Studio
9 23 (3.99%) WebDriver
10 15 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (2.43%) SpecFlow
12 12 (2.08%) Cypress.io
13 10 (1.74%) Bitbucket
13 10 (1.74%) Rhino Mocks
14 9 (1.56%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
15 7 (1.22%) TeamCity
16 6 (1.04%) git-flow
16 6 (1.04%) MSTest
16 6 (1.04%) Spinnaker
General
1 115 (19.97%) Social Skills
2 84 (14.58%) Finance
3 70 (12.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 30 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (4.86%) Public Sector
6 25 (4.34%) Legal
7 23 (3.99%) Banking
8 13 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.91%) Police
10 10 (1.74%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.39%) Front Office
11 8 (1.39%) Influencing Skills
11 8 (1.39%) Retail
11 8 (1.39%) Tech for Good
12 7 (1.22%) Marketing
13 6 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
14 5 (0.87%) Advertising
14 5 (0.87%) Games
15 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 337 (58.51%) Developer
2 133 (23.09%) Software Engineer
3 124 (21.53%) .NET Developer
4 109 (18.92%) C# Developer
5 81 (14.06%) Software Developer
6 56 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 55 (9.55%) Senior Developer
8 39 (6.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 32 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
10 30 (5.21%) Graduate
11 27 (4.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 24 (4.17%) Junior
13 23 (3.99%) Junior Developer
13 23 (3.99%) SaaS Developer
13 23 (3.99%) WinForms Developer
14 19 (3.30%) .NET Software Developer
15 18 (3.13%) Test Engineer
15 18 (3.13%) Tester
16 17 (2.95%) Lead Software Engineer
16 17 (2.95%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (68.58%) .NET
2 161 (27.95%) .NET Core
3 146 (25.35%) React
4 129 (22.40%) AngularJS
5 128 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 111 (19.27%) HTML
7 107 (18.58%) .NET Framework
8 92 (15.97%) CSS
9 62 (10.76%) Entity Framework
10 52 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (6.77%) RESTful
12 36 (6.25%) HTML5
12 36 (6.25%) Node.js
13 33 (5.73%) Redux
13 33 (5.73%) Vue.js
14 29 (5.03%) jQuery
15 27 (4.69%) XML
16 25 (4.34%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (4.34%) WinForms
17 21 (3.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.08%) Mobile App
2 31 (5.38%) User Experience
3 29 (5.03%) Cloud Native
4 19 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (2.95%) EPoS
6 11 (1.91%) Low-Code
7 9 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.56%) NHS
7 9 (1.56%) Tandem
8 7 (1.22%) Fixed Income
8 7 (1.22%) IoT
8 7 (1.22%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.04%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.69%) Biotechnology
10 4 (0.69%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.52%) Life Science
12 2 (0.35%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.35%) Renewable Energy
12 2 (0.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.55%) Windows
2 37 (6.42%) Linux
3 4 (0.69%) Unix
4 3 (0.52%) Android
4 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (43.92%) Agile
2 207 (35.94%) Software Engineering
3 147 (25.52%) DevOps
4 124 (21.53%) Full Stack Development
5 103 (17.88%) CI/CD
5 103 (17.88%) MVC
6 99 (17.19%) Test Automation
7 87 (15.10%) Scrum
8 71 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
9 69 (11.98%) OO
10 67 (11.63%) SDLC
11 64 (11.11%) Microservices
12 62 (10.76%) Mentoring
12 62 (10.76%) TDD
13 47 (8.16%) Unit Testing
14 45 (7.81%) OOP
15 44 (7.64%) Fintech
16 40 (6.94%) Front End Development
17 38 (6.60%) Computer Science
17 38 (6.60%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 247 (42.88%) JavaScript
2 194 (33.68%) SQL
3 85 (14.76%) TypeScript
4 76 (13.19%) Java
5 69 (11.98%) Python
6 50 (8.68%) T-SQL
7 46 (7.99%) C++
8 18 (3.13%) C
9 13 (2.26%) PHP
10 11 (1.91%) Kotlin
11 10 (1.74%) Scala
12 8 (1.39%) Go
13 6 (1.04%) Delphi
14 5 (0.87%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.69%) F#
16 3 (0.52%) Perl
17 2 (0.35%) Haskell
17 2 (0.35%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.35%) Ruby
17 2 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (9.03%) Degree
2 18 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 15 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.22%) ISEB
5 7 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.52%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.94%) QA
2 4 (0.69%) GLP
2 4 (0.69%) GMP
2 4 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.35%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 109 (18.92%) Docker
2 7 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 75 (13.02%) Kubernetes
2 27 (4.69%) Terraform
3 3 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 161 (27.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.60%) Google
3 12 (2.08%) Oracle
4 6 (1.04%) MuleSoft
4 6 (1.04%) VMware
4 6 (1.04%) Xamarin
5 5 (0.87%) Verint
6 4 (0.69%) Charles River
6 4 (0.69%) OutSystems
7 3 (0.52%) Adobe
8 2 (0.35%) Telerik
9 1 (0.17%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.17%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.17%) Pega
9 1 (0.17%) SAP
9 1 (0.17%) Sitecore