Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 434 857 1,053
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 17.57% 15.70% 17.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.38% 27.21% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 311 678 845
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,477 3,149 3,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 59.80% 57.68% 56.87%
Number of salaries quoted 949 2,106 2,275
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 +4 201 £47,500 +11.76% 19
Glasgow +5 175 £45,000 +5.88% 35
Aberdeen +1 26 £42,500 - 1
Dundee -2 15 £46,250 +30.28% 4
West Lothian -2 8 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Scottish Borders - 3 £70,000 -
South Lanarkshire +1 2 £33,750 -6.90%
Aberdeenshire 0 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Stirling +4 1 £55,000 +46.67% 2
Midlothian +2 1 - -
East Ayrshire -1 1 £55,000 +10.00%
North Lanarkshire -3 1 £40,000 -23.81%
East Lothian - 1 £36,000 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £45,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £52,500 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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#.

1 323 (74.42%) .NET
2 202 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (45.39%) JavaScript
4 167 (38.48%) SQL
5 138 (31.80%) ASP.NET
6 134 (30.88%) SQL Server
7 130 (29.95%) Azure
8 126 (29.03%) HTML
9 117 (26.96%) CSS
10 116 (26.73%) Software Engineering
11 110 (25.35%) MVC
12 103 (23.73%) Java
13 90 (20.74%) AngularJS
14 81 (18.66%) Microsoft
15 70 (16.13%) Python
16 68 (15.67%) Finance
16 68 (15.67%) TDD
16 68 (15.67%) Test Automation
17 63 (14.52%) AWS
17 63 (14.52%) .NET Core
18 62 (14.29%) .NET Framework
18 62 (14.29%) OO
19 59 (13.59%) DevOps
19 59 (13.59%) Microservices
20 57 (13.13%) React
21 55 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
22 52 (11.98%) ASP.NET Web API
23 48 (11.06%) C++
23 48 (11.06%) Web Services
24 43 (9.91%) 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 15 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.07%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.07%) CMS
2 9 (2.07%) Mule
2 9 (2.07%) Umbraco
3 8 (1.84%) ArcGIS
4 4 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.69%) EPiServer
5 3 (0.69%) WordPress
6 2 (0.46%) Apache
6 2 (0.46%) IIS
6 2 (0.46%) JBoss
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.23%) Drupal
7 1 (0.23%) SAS
7 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.69%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 130 (29.95%) Azure
2 63 (14.52%) AWS
3 18 (4.15%) GCP
4 10 (2.30%) Power Platform
5 8 (1.84%) Office 365
6 7 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.61%) PaaS
6 7 (1.61%) SaaS
7 5 (1.15%) GitHub
7 5 (1.15%) Serverless
8 3 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.69%) Azure Functions
8 3 (0.69%) PowerApps
9 2 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.23%) AWS CodeCommit
10 1 (0.23%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.23%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.61%) HTTP
2 3 (0.69%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) IPv4
4 1 (0.23%) IPv6
4 1 (0.23%) PBX
4 1 (0.23%) SAN
4 1 (0.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (4.84%) Big Data
4 21 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.07%) Hadoop
7 8 (1.84%) GIS
7 8 (1.84%) MySQL
7 8 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.84%) Power BI
8 7 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.38%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.69%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.46%) Electronic Patient Records
11 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 42 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 30 (6.91%) Visual Studio
3 29 (6.68%) Selenium
4 17 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (3.46%) JIRA
6 11 (2.53%) JUnit
7 10 (2.30%) NUnit
8 9 (2.07%) SoapUI
9 8 (1.84%) PostCSS
10 7 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.61%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.38%) Subversion
12 5 (1.15%) GitLab
13 4 (0.92%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.92%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.69%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.69%) Cypress.io
14 3 (0.69%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.69%) Ranorex
14 3 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (15.67%) Finance
2 18 (4.15%) Banking
3 14 (3.23%) Public Sector
4 13 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.38%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.38%) Automotive
5 6 (1.38%) Legal
6 4 (0.92%) Electronics
7 3 (0.69%) Games
7 3 (0.69%) Retail
8 2 (0.46%) Billing
8 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.46%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 250 (57.60%) Developer
2 105 (24.19%) .NET Developer
3 71 (16.36%) Software Engineer
4 70 (16.13%) Software Developer
5 64 (14.75%) C# Developer
6 57 (13.13%) Senior Developer
7 34 (7.83%) Senior .NET Developer
8 31 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
10 21 (4.84%) .NET Software Engineer
11 20 (4.61%) .NET Software Developer
12 18 (4.15%) Analyst
13 17 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
14 15 (3.46%) Architect
14 15 (3.46%) C# Software Engineer
15 14 (3.23%) Engineering Manager
15 14 (3.23%) Software Manager
16 13 (3.00%) Applications Support
16 13 (3.00%) C# Software Developer
17 11 (2.53%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (74.42%) .NET
2 138 (31.80%) ASP.NET
3 126 (29.03%) HTML
4 117 (26.96%) CSS
5 90 (20.74%) AngularJS
6 63 (14.52%) .NET Core
7 62 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 57 (13.13%) React
9 55 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (11.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 48 (11.06%) Web Services
12 42 (9.68%) HTML5
13 40 (9.22%) REST
14 38 (8.76%) jQuery
15 36 (8.29%) Node.js
16 30 (6.91%) Entity Framework
16 30 (6.91%) RESTful
17 22 (5.07%) Ajax
17 22 (5.07%) CSS3
18 19 (4.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.29%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (5.53%) User Experience
4 16 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.46%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.15%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.15%) Robotics
9 4 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (0.69%) Blog
10 3 (0.69%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.69%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.46%) EPoS
12 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.23%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.23%) e-Health
12 1 (0.23%) Replication
12 1 (0.23%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.91%) Windows
2 20 (4.61%) Linux
3 10 (2.30%) Android
4 8 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.61%) CentOS
5 7 (1.61%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.61%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (1.15%) Unix
6 5 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.46%) Debian
8 2 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.23%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (26.73%) Software Engineering
3 110 (25.35%) MVC
4 68 (15.67%) TDD
4 68 (15.67%) Test Automation
5 62 (14.29%) OO
6 59 (13.59%) DevOps
6 59 (13.59%) Microservices
7 43 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
8 40 (9.22%) Scrum
9 38 (8.76%) SDLC
10 35 (8.06%) Computer Science
11 33 (7.60%) Web Development
12 28 (6.45%) SOLID
13 27 (6.22%) Machine Learning
14 26 (5.99%) BDD
15 25 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (5.53%) Artificial Intelligence
17 23 (5.30%) Mentoring
17 23 (5.30%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 197 (45.39%) JavaScript
2 167 (38.48%) SQL
3 103 (23.73%) Java
4 70 (16.13%) Python
5 48 (11.06%) C++
6 31 (7.14%) Scala
7 27 (6.22%) TypeScript
8 17 (3.92%) C
8 17 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.69%) PHP
10 14 (3.23%) Ruby
11 12 (2.76%) ES6
12 11 (2.53%) VB.NET
13 10 (2.30%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.07%) VB
15 7 (1.61%) Groovy
16 6 (1.38%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.38%) VBA
17 5 (1.15%) Kotlin
18 4 (0.92%) F#
Qualifications
1 38 (8.76%) Degree
2 14 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.15%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.23%) MCSD
5 1 (0.23%) MCSE
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.00%) QA
2 5 (1.15%) GDPR
3 2 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (5.53%) Docker
2 3 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) Firmware
3 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (4.38%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.92%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (18.66%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.76%) Oracle
3 13 (3.00%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.38%) VMware
5 5 (1.15%) Automation Anywhere
5 5 (1.15%) Blue Prism
5 5 (1.15%) UiPath
6 4 (0.92%) Adobe
6 4 (0.92%) ESRI
7 3 (0.69%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.46%) Apple
8 2 (0.46%) Juniper
8 2 (0.46%) Perforce
8 2 (0.46%) SAP
8 2 (0.46%) Solace
8 2 (0.46%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.23%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.23%) Facebook
9 1 (0.23%) Nintex
9 1 (0.23%) SaltStack