Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 790 944 1,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.69% 17.34% 18.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.74% 30.41% 29.28%
Number of salaries quoted 589 705 750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,954 3,104 3,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 58.66% 57.03% 62.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,897 2,129 2,178
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £66,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -4 358 £42,500 -2.30% 60
Glasgow -3 269 £42,500 -5.56% 62
West Lothian +2 35 £42,500 -5.56% 10
Dundee 0 32 £41,500 -5.14% 14
Fife -1 29 £45,000 - 3
Aberdeen -2 22 £47,500 +15.15% 8
West Dunbartonshire +3 5 - - 2
North Lanarkshire -1 5 £52,500 -
South Lanarkshire 0 4 £35,000 -17.65%
Renfrewshire -2 4 £39,000 -13.33% 4
Stirling +9 3 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Midlothian -4 3 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Aberdeenshire - 3 £46,250 - 1
Lanarkshire 0 2 £37,500 -11.76%
South Ayrshire -1 2 £50,000 +25.00%
East Ayrshire - 2 £50,000 - 2
Strathclyde - 1 £60,000 -
Angus - 1 £45,000 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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#.

1 550 (69.62%) .NET
2 340 (43.04%) SQL
3 309 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
4 296 (37.47%) JavaScript
4 296 (37.47%) Software Engineering
5 256 (32.41%) Java
6 243 (30.76%) ASP.NET
6 243 (30.76%) MVC
7 238 (30.13%) SQL Server
8 221 (27.97%) Azure
9 196 (24.81%) Degree
10 178 (22.53%) C++
11 177 (22.41%) AngularJS
12 174 (22.03%) Microsoft
13 164 (20.76%) HTML
13 164 (20.76%) CSS
14 136 (17.22%) Microservices
15 131 (16.58%) .NET Core
16 130 (16.46%) React
17 129 (16.33%) Test Automation
18 125 (15.82%) SDLC
19 115 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 114 (14.43%) Windows
21 111 (14.05%) .NET Framework
22 107 (13.54%) Robotics
22 107 (13.54%) Git (software)
23 105 (13.29%) Innovative Thinking
24 100 (12.66%) Finance
25 97 (12.28%) Numerate Degree
26 95 (12.03%) Mathematics

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 25 (3.16%) Umbraco
2 17 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.77%) Confluence
4 9 (1.14%) CMS
4 9 (1.14%) IIS
4 9 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.51%) ArcGIS
6 4 (0.51%) WordPress
7 3 (0.38%) Apache
7 3 (0.38%) Drupal
7 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.25%) Appian
8 2 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.13%) Documentum
9 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.13%) FileNet
9 1 (0.13%) OnBase
Applications
1 9 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.76%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.38%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.51%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.25%) Magento
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) Maximo
4 1 (0.13%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 221 (27.97%) Azure
2 85 (10.76%) AWS
3 40 (5.06%) SaaS
4 29 (3.67%) GCP
5 19 (2.41%) Dynamics 365
6 17 (2.15%) Power Platform
6 17 (2.15%) Serverless
7 15 (1.90%) Office 365
8 10 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.63%) PowerApps
10 4 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.51%) GitHub
10 4 (0.51%) npm
11 3 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.38%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.38%) Trello
12 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.25%) iTunes
12 2 (0.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.14%) Internet
2 5 (0.63%) Intranet
3 4 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.13%) Broadband
4 1 (0.13%) DHCP
4 1 (0.13%) DNS
4 1 (0.13%) FTP
4 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (30.13%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.58%) Big Data
3 46 (5.82%) NoSQL
4 43 (5.44%) Data Mining
5 37 (4.68%) GIS
6 24 (3.04%) Relational Database
7 22 (2.78%) MySQL
8 19 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.15%) Power BI
10 15 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.27%) Text Mining
13 9 (1.14%) MongoDB
14 8 (1.01%) Cosmos DB
15 7 (0.89%) MariaDB
15 7 (0.89%) OLAP
15 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 107 (13.54%) Git (software)
2 79 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 41 (5.19%) JIRA
4 30 (3.80%) NetBeans
5 26 (3.29%) TeamCity
6 21 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (2.41%) Bitbucket
7 19 (2.41%) Selenium
8 16 (2.03%) NUnit
9 15 (1.90%) Subversion
10 13 (1.65%) Hudson
11 10 (1.27%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.27%) Jenkins
12 9 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (1.01%) MSTest
14 7 (0.89%) CA Release Automation
14 7 (0.89%) JUnit
14 7 (0.89%) SoapUI
14 7 (0.89%) SonarQube
14 7 (0.89%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 100 (12.66%) Finance
2 28 (3.54%) Military
3 24 (3.04%) Public Sector
4 22 (2.78%) Games
5 21 (2.66%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.28%) Retail
7 13 (1.65%) Banking
8 9 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.01%) Electronics
10 7 (0.89%) Legal
10 7 (0.89%) Marketing
11 6 (0.76%) Automotive
11 6 (0.76%) Law
12 3 (0.38%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
14 1 (0.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 411 (52.03%) Developer
2 213 (26.96%) Software Engineer
3 170 (21.52%) .NET Developer
4 148 (18.73%) C# Developer
5 101 (12.78%) Software Developer
6 96 (12.15%) Senior Developer
7 81 (10.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 77 (9.75%) C# Software Engineer
9 54 (6.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 50 (6.33%) .NET Software Engineer
11 49 (6.20%) C++ Software Engineer
11 49 (6.20%) Graduate
12 45 (5.70%) .NET Software Developer
13 41 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 39 (4.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 38 (4.81%) Java Engineer
16 37 (4.68%) Java Software Engineer
17 33 (4.18%) C# Software Developer
17 33 (4.18%) Senior C# Developer
18 32 (4.05%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (69.62%) .NET
2 243 (30.76%) ASP.NET
3 177 (22.41%) AngularJS
4 164 (20.76%) CSS
4 164 (20.76%) HTML
5 131 (16.58%) .NET Core
6 130 (16.46%) React
7 115 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 111 (14.05%) .NET Framework
9 75 (9.49%) RESTful
10 69 (8.73%) Web Services
11 64 (8.10%) WPF
12 58 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 58 (7.34%) jQuery
13 54 (6.84%) SOAP
14 50 (6.33%) HTML5
15 47 (5.95%) Entity Framework
16 45 (5.70%) REST
17 35 (4.43%) XML
18 32 (4.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 107 (13.54%) Robotics
2 62 (7.85%) Greenfield Project
3 47 (5.95%) Algorithms
4 41 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.42%) User Experience
6 24 (3.04%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (0.89%) Market Risk
10 6 (0.76%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.76%) EPoS
11 5 (0.63%) Graphic Design
11 5 (0.63%) Internet of Things
11 5 (0.63%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.63%) Media Streaming
11 5 (0.63%) Social Media
12 4 (0.51%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.38%) iPad
13 3 (0.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 114 (14.43%) Windows
2 76 (9.62%) Linux
3 23 (2.91%) Android
4 17 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.51%) VMS
7 4 (0.51%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.25%) CentOS
8 2 (0.25%) Debian
8 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.25%) Unix
9 1 (0.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (37.47%) Software Engineering
3 243 (30.76%) MVC
4 136 (17.22%) Microservices
5 129 (16.33%) Test Automation
6 125 (15.82%) SDLC
7 105 (13.29%) Innovative Thinking
8 95 (12.03%) Mathematics
9 90 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
10 84 (10.63%) DevOps
10 84 (10.63%) Scrum
10 84 (10.63%) TDD
11 71 (8.99%) Machine Learning
11 71 (8.99%) Mentoring
12 68 (8.61%) OO
13 57 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
14 54 (6.84%) Computer Science
15 47 (5.95%) Deep Learning
16 46 (5.82%) OOP
17 44 (5.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 340 (43.04%) SQL
2 296 (37.47%) JavaScript
3 256 (32.41%) Java
4 178 (22.53%) C++
5 78 (9.87%) TypeScript
6 77 (9.75%) Python
7 44 (5.57%) T-SQL
8 23 (2.91%) C
8 23 (2.91%) PowerShell
9 22 (2.78%) Ruby
9 22 (2.78%) Scala
10 20 (2.53%) VB
10 20 (2.53%) VB.NET
11 15 (1.90%) PHP
12 13 (1.65%) Perl
13 12 (1.52%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.14%) ES6
15 7 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.76%) Kotlin
17 5 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 196 (24.81%) Degree
2 97 (12.28%) Numerate Degree
3 32 (4.05%) PhD
4 28 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (3.04%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.01%) HND
8 7 (0.89%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.63%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.63%) MCSD
10 3 (0.38%) ISEB
10 3 (0.38%) MCAD
10 3 (0.38%) MCTS
10 3 (0.38%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.25%) MCP
12 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.72%) QA
2 5 (0.63%) SLA
3 4 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) GDPR
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) JTAG
4 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (6.71%) Docker
2 5 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.51%) Firmware
4 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 47 (5.95%) Kubernetes
2 16 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.51%) Ansible
3 4 (0.51%) Puppet
3 4 (0.51%) Terraform
4 2 (0.25%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.13%) Oozie
5 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 174 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 31 (3.92%) Oracle
3 30 (3.80%) Xamarin
4 28 (3.54%) Google
5 8 (1.01%) IBM
6 5 (0.63%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.51%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.51%) Pega
8 3 (0.38%) Blue Prism
8 3 (0.38%) Cognos
8 3 (0.38%) ESRI
8 3 (0.38%) HP
8 3 (0.38%) Mapbox
8 3 (0.38%) SAP
8 3 (0.38%) UiPath
9 2 (0.25%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 2 (0.25%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.25%) Epicor
9 2 (0.25%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.25%) Red Hat