Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing C# 926 964 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 17.16% 17.43% 15.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.09% 28.01% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 679 723 501
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £29,700 £28,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 3,077 3,442 2,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.01% 62.24% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,082 2,203 1,635
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,642 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Scotland

C#
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for C# in Scotland

C#
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 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 0 424 £43,750 +9.38% 63
Glasgow +2 355 £45,000 +5.88% 67
West Lothian -6 49 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Aberdeen +3 24 £40,000 +17.65% 5
Fife +4 22 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Dundee 0 20 £45,000 +10.43% 9
South Lanarkshire +4 8 £42,500 -5.56%
Renfrewshire +3 5 £45,000 +63.64% 2
Stirling +5 4 £42,000 -1.18% 3
North Lanarkshire +7 3 - - 1
Midlothian +2 3 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Lanarkshire +1 1 £42,500 - 1
Lothian -2 1 £45,000 +4.65%
Inverclyde - 1 £30,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 - -
South Ayrshire - 1 £25,000 - 2
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
East Lothian - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for C#.

1 658 (71.06%) .NET
2 474 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
3 416 (44.92%) SQL
4 384 (41.47%) JavaScript
5 356 (38.44%) SQL Server
6 318 (34.34%) ASP.NET
7 314 (33.91%) MVC
8 268 (28.94%) Java
9 258 (27.86%) Software Engineering
10 240 (25.92%) AngularJS
11 211 (22.79%) OO
12 205 (22.14%) Microsoft
13 204 (22.03%) Degree
14 201 (21.71%) HTML
15 184 (19.87%) Finance
16 180 (19.44%) CSS
17 176 (19.01%) Microsoft Azure
18 174 (18.79%) TDD
19 170 (18.36%) Git (software)
20 164 (17.71%) Scrum
20 164 (17.71%) C++
21 156 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
22 153 (16.52%) Test Automation
23 134 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
24 133 (14.36%) Visual Studio
24 133 (14.36%) Windows
25 132 (14.25%) ASP.NET Web API
26 123 (13.28%) SDLC
27 116 (12.53%) Python
28 113 (12.20%) Web Services

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 26 (2.81%) IIS
1 26 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.70%) MQSeries
3 16 (1.73%) WebSphere
4 14 (1.51%) CMS
5 11 (1.19%) Apache
5 11 (1.19%) Umbraco
6 7 (0.76%) Confluence
6 7 (0.76%) JBoss
7 6 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.32%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.11%) Immediacy CMS
11 1 (0.11%) Kentico
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.11%) Maya
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 31 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 176 (19.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (3.67%) npm
4 26 (2.81%) SaaS
5 17 (1.84%) Dynamics 365
6 16 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (1.62%) GitHub
8 12 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.19%) Office 365
10 7 (0.76%) PaaS
11 6 (0.65%) iTunes
12 5 (0.54%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.32%) Slack
14 2 (0.22%) Azure Functions
14 2 (0.22%) Firebase
14 2 (0.22%) NuGet
14 2 (0.22%) Serverless
14 2 (0.22%) Trello
15 1 (0.11%) BlazeMeter
15 1 (0.11%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.16%) SMS
2 17 (1.84%) HTTP
3 14 (1.51%) Internet
4 9 (0.97%) IPv4
4 9 (0.97%) IPv6
4 9 (0.97%) VLAN
5 7 (0.76%) Hyperconnected
6 5 (0.54%) Firewall
6 5 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.43%) Network Security
8 3 (0.32%) Intranet
9 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (38.44%) SQL Server
2 68 (7.34%) NoSQL
3 66 (7.13%) Big Data
4 60 (6.48%) Relational Database
5 39 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (3.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 35 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 33 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (3.02%) Data Mining
10 27 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (2.81%) GIS
12 25 (2.70%) Bigtable
13 23 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (2.38%) MySQL
15 15 (1.62%) MongoDB
16 13 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (1.08%) RDBMS
18 8 (0.86%) Power BI
18 8 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
19 7 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 170 (18.36%) Git (software)
2 133 (14.36%) Visual Studio
3 83 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 58 (6.26%) SpecFlow
5 54 (5.83%) Selenium
6 52 (5.62%) Jenkins
7 44 (4.75%) Cucumber
8 40 (4.32%) JIRA
9 37 (4.00%) TeamCity
10 33 (3.56%) Subversion
11 31 (3.35%) NUnit
12 27 (2.92%) NetBeans
13 24 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
14 23 (2.48%) JUnit
15 21 (2.27%) Bugzilla
16 14 (1.51%) Ranorex
16 14 (1.51%) webpack
17 13 (1.40%) Appium
18 12 (1.30%) Hudson
19 11 (1.19%) Grunt
General
1 184 (19.87%) Finance
2 53 (5.72%) Banking
3 30 (3.24%) Military
4 22 (2.38%) Marketing
5 20 (2.16%) Advertising
5 20 (2.16%) Electronics
5 20 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 18 (1.94%) Games
7 15 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.40%) Law
9 8 (0.86%) Retail
10 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.54%) Legal
11 3 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.11%) Avionics
12 1 (0.11%) Billing
12 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 560 (60.48%) Developer
2 327 (35.31%) .NET Developer
3 185 (19.98%) C# Developer
4 178 (19.22%) Software Engineer
5 146 (15.77%) Software Developer
6 118 (12.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 116 (12.53%) Senior Developer
8 66 (7.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 62 (6.70%) Java Engineer
10 61 (6.59%) .NET Software Developer
10 61 (6.59%) C# Software Engineer
11 53 (5.72%) Senior Software Developer
12 49 (5.29%) Lead Developer
13 46 (4.97%) Junior
14 44 (4.75%) Senior C# Developer
15 43 (4.64%) Test Engineer
16 41 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
16 41 (4.43%) Graduate
17 40 (4.32%) C# Software Developer
17 40 (4.32%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 658 (71.06%) .NET
2 318 (34.34%) ASP.NET
3 240 (25.92%) AngularJS
4 201 (21.71%) HTML
5 180 (19.44%) CSS
6 156 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 132 (14.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 113 (12.20%) Web Services
9 112 (12.10%) RESTful
10 107 (11.56%) .NET Framework
11 100 (10.80%) WCF
12 84 (9.07%) XML
13 81 (8.75%) Node.js
14 74 (7.99%) React
14 74 (7.99%) WPF
15 73 (7.88%) jQuery
16 67 (7.24%) HTML5
17 64 (6.91%) REST
18 61 (6.59%) Entity Framework
19 51 (5.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 85 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 71 (7.67%) Enterprise Software
3 54 (5.83%) Robotics
4 50 (5.40%) Algorithms
5 46 (4.97%) Fintech
6 38 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
8 29 (3.13%) Virtual Team
9 20 (2.16%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.30%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.19%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.08%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.08%) User Experience
13 7 (0.76%) iPhone
13 7 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (0.76%) Xbox
14 5 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.43%) Fixed Income
15 4 (0.43%) PlayStation
16 3 (0.32%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 133 (14.36%) Windows
2 64 (6.91%) Linux
3 27 (2.92%) Apple iOS
4 25 (2.70%) Android
5 24 (2.59%) Unix
6 14 (1.51%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.22%) CentOS
7 2 (0.22%) Debian
7 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (33.91%) MVC
3 258 (27.86%) Software Engineering
4 211 (22.79%) OO
5 174 (18.79%) TDD
6 164 (17.71%) Scrum
7 153 (16.52%) Test Automation
8 134 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
9 123 (13.28%) SDLC
10 99 (10.69%) BDD
11 93 (10.04%) Unit Testing
12 86 (9.29%) OOP
13 76 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
14 75 (8.10%) Web Development
15 67 (7.24%) Mentoring
16 61 (6.59%) Software Testing
17 56 (6.05%) Mathematics
17 56 (6.05%) Microservices
18 55 (5.94%) Innovative Thinking
19 51 (5.51%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 416 (44.92%) SQL
2 384 (41.47%) JavaScript
3 268 (28.94%) Java
4 164 (17.71%) C++
5 116 (12.53%) Python
6 75 (8.10%) Ruby
7 54 (5.83%) TypeScript
8 52 (5.62%) T-SQL
9 45 (4.86%) PowerShell
10 41 (4.43%) C
11 35 (3.78%) VB.NET
12 31 (3.35%) PL/SQL
13 25 (2.70%) XPath
14 21 (2.27%) Perl
15 13 (1.40%) PHP
16 12 (1.30%) VB
17 11 (1.19%) ES6
17 11 (1.19%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.97%) Apple Swift
18 9 (0.97%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 204 (22.03%) Degree
2 58 (6.26%) Numerate Degree
3 35 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.97%) ISEB
5 9 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.43%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.43%) MBA
8 4 (0.43%) PhD
9 3 (0.32%) CISSP
9 3 (0.32%) CSSLP
9 3 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.32%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.22%) GPEN
10 2 (0.22%) GWAPT
10 2 (0.22%) OSCE
10 2 (0.22%) OSCP
11 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.37%) QA
2 4 (0.43%) GDPR
2 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.32%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (2.38%) Docker
2 18 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.86%) Firmware
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.51%) Puppet
3 10 (1.08%) Kubernetes
4 8 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.32%) Terraform
6 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.22%) SCCM
7 1 (0.11%) Ansible
7 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 205 (22.14%) Microsoft
2 70 (7.56%) Oracle
3 53 (5.72%) Xamarin
4 22 (2.38%) Google
5 12 (1.30%) Facebook
5 12 (1.30%) SAP
6 6 (0.65%) DevExpress
6 6 (0.65%) Infragistics
6 6 (0.65%) Sybase
6 6 (0.65%) Telerik
7 4 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.43%) Solace
7 4 (0.43%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.32%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.32%) UiPath
9 2 (0.22%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.22%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.22%) Splunk
9 2 (0.22%) Tableau
9 2 (0.22%) Twitter