Period
to 23 November 2017

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

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -11
Permanent jobs citing C# 972 815 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 17.22% 15.71% 12.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.28% 29.16% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 717 504 521
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 3437 2795 3209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 60.90% 53.88% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2220 1722 1995
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +2 450 £38,500 -3.75% 33
Glasgow -1 396 £42,500 +6.25% 25
West Lothian +3 34 £40,000 - 1
Dundee +2 33 £39,000 +11.43% 6
Aberdeen +3 23 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Fife 0 15 £40,000 +23.08% 1
South Lanarkshire -7 8 £43,750 +25.00%
Stirling -2 2 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Midlothian -1 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Lanarkshire -3 1 - - 1
Renfrewshire -4 1 £27,500 -32.10%
North Lanarkshire -8 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Highlands - 1 £55,000 -
Orkney Islands - 1 - -
Lothian - 1 £43,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for C#.

1 763 (78.50%) .NET
2 458 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
3 417 (42.90%) SQL Server
4 411 (42.28%) MVC
5 391 (40.23%) ASP.NET
6 388 (39.92%) JavaScript
7 330 (33.95%) SQL
8 329 (33.85%) HTML
9 287 (29.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 251 (25.82%) Java
11 239 (24.59%) CSS
12 218 (22.43%) TDD
13 199 (20.47%) AngularJS
14 191 (19.65%) Software Engineering
15 185 (19.03%) Visual Studio
16 182 (18.72%) Degree
17 178 (18.31%) Microsoft
18 177 (18.21%) Scrum
19 176 (18.11%) .NET Framework
19 176 (18.11%) Continuous Integration
20 158 (16.26%) C++
21 154 (15.84%) OO
21 154 (15.84%) Python
22 147 (15.12%) Git (software)
23 144 (14.81%) Finance
24 121 (12.45%) Windows
25 119 (12.24%) Entity Framework
26 112 (11.52%) Test Automation
27 101 (10.39%) React
28 100 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure

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 38 (3.91%) Umbraco
2 33 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 32 (3.29%) CMS
4 21 (2.16%) IIS
5 12 (1.23%) Confluence
6 9 (0.93%) EPiServer
7 6 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.51%) K2 blackpearl
8 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.41%) Apache
9 4 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.41%) GemFire
10 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.21%) Content Management Server
11 2 (0.21%) JBoss
11 2 (0.21%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.10%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (0.72%) InfoPath
1 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (0.72%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.31%) Epicor Tropos
3 3 (0.31%) Infor M3
3 3 (0.31%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.21%) Adaptiv
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics SL
4 2 (0.21%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 100 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.16%) SaaS
4 12 (1.23%) npm
5 8 (0.82%) GitHub
6 7 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (0.72%) Slack
7 6 (0.62%) Office 365
8 5 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.41%) iTunes
10 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.31%) Trello
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.21%) BlazeMeter
11 2 (0.21%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.10%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.13%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.03%) SMS
3 5 (0.51%) HTTP
3 5 (0.51%) Internet
4 3 (0.31%) Intranet
5 1 (0.10%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.10%) Firewall
5 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.10%) RS-232
5 1 (0.10%) RS-485
5 1 (0.10%) RTSP
5 1 (0.10%) SAN
5 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (42.90%) SQL Server
2 70 (7.20%) Relational Database
3 63 (6.48%) Big Data
4 47 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (4.63%) NoSQL
6 31 (3.19%) GIS
7 30 (3.09%) SQL Server 2016
8 25 (2.57%) MySQL
8 25 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (2.37%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (1.34%) Data Mining
11 13 (1.34%) Oracle Database
12 12 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
15 7 (0.72%) MongoDB
15 7 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 185 (19.03%) Visual Studio
2 147 (15.12%) Git (software)
3 68 (7.00%) Selenium
4 53 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 37 (3.81%) Jenkins
6 36 (3.70%) JIRA
7 31 (3.19%) NUnit
8 30 (3.09%) Maven
8 30 (3.09%) MSBuild
9 26 (2.67%) Bugzilla
10 25 (2.57%) Subversion
11 24 (2.47%) Artifactory
11 24 (2.47%) CMake
11 24 (2.47%) NuGet
11 24 (2.47%) Phabricator
11 24 (2.47%) Ranorex
11 24 (2.47%) SonarQube
12 23 (2.37%) TeamCity
13 22 (2.26%) JUnit
14 21 (2.16%) Moq
General
1 144 (14.81%) Finance
2 37 (3.81%) Banking
3 25 (2.57%) Marketing
4 21 (2.16%) Electronics
5 20 (2.06%) Automotive
6 19 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 18 (1.85%) Advertising
7 18 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.54%) Games
8 15 (1.54%) Legal
9 13 (1.34%) Military
10 9 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.31%) Publishing
11 3 (0.31%) Retail
12 2 (0.21%) Law
13 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 637 (65.53%) Developer
2 294 (30.25%) C# Developer
3 257 (26.44%) .NET Developer
4 159 (16.36%) Software Engineer
5 135 (13.89%) Software Developer
6 131 (13.48%) Senior Developer
7 100 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 64 (6.58%) Senior C# Developer
9 59 (6.07%) Senior .NET Developer
10 58 (5.97%) Test Engineer
11 57 (5.86%) ASP.NET Developer
12 48 (4.94%) C# Software Developer
13 47 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
14 46 (4.73%) .NET Software Developer
15 41 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 40 (4.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 39 (4.01%) SQL Developer
18 32 (3.29%) C# Software Engineer
18 32 (3.29%) Java Developer
18 32 (3.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 763 (78.50%) .NET
2 391 (40.23%) ASP.NET
3 329 (33.85%) HTML
4 287 (29.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 239 (24.59%) CSS
6 199 (20.47%) AngularJS
7 176 (18.11%) .NET Framework
8 119 (12.24%) Entity Framework
9 101 (10.39%) React
10 97 (9.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 93 (9.57%) RESTful
11 93 (9.57%) WCF
12 90 (9.26%) HTML5
12 90 (9.26%) WPF
13 78 (8.02%) jQuery
14 77 (7.92%) CSS3
15 59 (6.07%) Node.js
16 47 (4.84%) XML
17 42 (4.32%) SOAP
18 41 (4.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 76 (7.82%) Computer Science
2 55 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
3 53 (5.45%) Robotics
4 50 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (4.73%) User Experience
6 43 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (3.29%) Algorithms
8 22 (2.26%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.34%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.13%) Optoelectronics
11 10 (1.03%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.03%) Social Network
12 8 (0.82%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.72%) Fintech
13 7 (0.72%) iPhone
14 6 (0.62%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.51%) Cloud Native
15 5 (0.51%) iPad
16 4 (0.41%) Arduino
16 4 (0.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 121 (12.45%) Windows
2 80 (8.23%) Linux
3 31 (3.19%) Android
4 27 (2.78%) Debian
5 25 (2.57%) Unix
6 18 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.82%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.31%) CentOS
8 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
2 411 (42.28%) MVC
3 218 (22.43%) TDD
4 191 (19.65%) Software Engineering
5 177 (18.21%) Scrum
6 176 (18.11%) Continuous Integration
7 154 (15.84%) OO
8 112 (11.52%) Test Automation
9 97 (9.98%) SDLC
10 78 (8.02%) Innovative Thinking
11 73 (7.51%) Unit Testing
12 65 (6.69%) Software Testing
13 63 (6.48%) Web Development
14 55 (5.66%) Mentoring
15 54 (5.56%) DevOps
16 47 (4.84%) BDD
17 40 (4.12%) Mathematics
18 38 (3.91%) Web Application Development
19 37 (3.81%) Front End Development
20 34 (3.50%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 388 (39.92%) JavaScript
2 330 (33.95%) SQL
3 251 (25.82%) Java
4 158 (16.26%) C++
5 154 (15.84%) Python
6 55 (5.66%) Ruby
7 45 (4.63%) C
8 43 (4.42%) VB
9 41 (4.22%) T-SQL
10 35 (3.60%) VB.NET
11 31 (3.19%) PowerShell
12 30 (3.09%) TypeScript
13 25 (2.57%) PL/SQL
14 21 (2.16%) Scala
15 15 (1.54%) PHP
16 9 (0.93%) Perl
17 8 (0.82%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.82%) XAML
18 6 (0.62%) Delphi
19 5 (0.51%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 182 (18.72%) Degree
2 48 (4.94%) Numerate Degree
3 36 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.44%) MCAD
5 14 (1.44%) MCSD
5 14 (1.44%) MCTS
6 3 (0.31%) ISEB
7 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.21%) MCSE
7 2 (0.21%) PhD
8 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.10%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.10%) MCP
8 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.40%) QA
2 5 (0.51%) SLA
3 2 (0.21%) Basel III
3 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (2.88%) Firmware
2 15 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.72%) Docker
4 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.31%) Ansible
3 2 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.21%) Puppet
3 2 (0.21%) SCCM
4 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.10%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.10%) Kibana
4 1 (0.10%) logstash
4 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 178 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 43 (4.42%) Oracle
3 31 (3.19%) Xamarin
4 15 (1.54%) VMware
5 7 (0.72%) Facebook
5 7 (0.72%) Google
5 7 (0.72%) Sitecore
6 5 (0.51%) IFS
7 4 (0.41%) IBM
8 3 (0.31%) Epicor
8 3 (0.31%) Infor
8 3 (0.31%) Nintex
8 3 (0.31%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.31%) Sage
8 3 (0.31%) SAP
8 3 (0.31%) SunGard
9 2 (0.21%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.21%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.21%) Marketo
9 2 (0.21%) PeopleSoft