Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 680 346 778
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 15.01% 20.23% 16.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.49% 31.40% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 433 233 564
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £27,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2,306 1,102 2,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 50.91% 64.44% 59.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,559 814 1,770
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £34,281
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,450 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 2021. 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 -7 293 £50,000 +5.26% 44
Glasgow -4 198 £50,000 +11.11% 39
Aberdeen +1 69 £62,500 - 7
Dundee -2 42 £55,000 - 3
West Lothian -17 14 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Aberdeenshire - 10 £65,000 - 1
Highlands - 9 - -
Stirling +1 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Lanarkshire - 6 £44,875 - 1
South Lanarkshire +1 2 £40,000 +23.08%
Scottish Borders -7 2 £45,750 -16.82% 1
Fife -13 1 £22,500 -45.12% 3
Renfrewshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Shetland Islands - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - - 1
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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#.

1 497 (73.09%) .NET
2 349 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
3 305 (44.85%) SQL
4 243 (35.74%) AngularJS
5 235 (34.56%) JavaScript
6 217 (31.91%) Azure
7 200 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 190 (27.94%) Software Engineering
9 189 (27.79%) Java
10 180 (26.47%) Scrum
11 162 (23.82%) ASP.NET
12 158 (23.24%) Python
13 157 (23.09%) Node.js
14 154 (22.65%) .NET Core
15 153 (22.50%) TDD
16 152 (22.35%) BDD
17 141 (20.74%) Public Sector
18 140 (20.59%) MVC
19 137 (20.15%) Microsoft
20 136 (20.00%) MongoDB
21 129 (18.97%) Security Cleared
22 127 (18.68%) SC Cleared
22 127 (18.68%) Change Control
22 127 (18.68%) Spring
23 122 (17.94%) DevOps
24 116 (17.06%) HTML
25 115 (16.91%) Hibernate
26 109 (16.03%) .NET Framework
27 107 (15.74%) CSS
28 103 (15.15%) React

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 20 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.50%) Umbraco
4 14 (2.06%) CMS
5 11 (1.62%) IIS
6 2 (0.29%) Apache
6 2 (0.29%) Hyperledger
6 2 (0.29%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.15%) Mule
7 1 (0.15%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.15%) Tornado
7 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Simulink
2 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.29%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.15%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 217 (31.91%) Azure
2 91 (13.38%) AWS
3 37 (5.44%) Power Platform
4 26 (3.82%) SaaS
5 22 (3.24%) GCP
6 16 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (1.91%) PowerApps
8 12 (1.76%) Microsoft 365
9 10 (1.47%) PaaS
9 10 (1.47%) Power Automate
10 8 (1.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 8 (1.18%) Azure Stack
10 8 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (1.03%) Serverless
12 6 (0.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 6 (0.88%) Azure Service Bus
13 5 (0.74%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
14 4 (0.59%) Azure Logic Apps
15 3 (0.44%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.32%) Firewall
1 9 (1.32%) SSL
2 4 (0.59%) Broadband
3 3 (0.44%) HTTP
3 3 (0.44%) Internet
4 2 (0.29%) DNS
5 1 (0.15%) DMZ
5 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 136 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 37 (5.44%) MySQL
4 32 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 27 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (3.38%) Power BI
7 19 (2.79%) Redis
8 17 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
9 9 (1.32%) Big Data
9 9 (1.32%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.18%) Amazon Aurora
10 8 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.03%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 41 (6.03%) Git (software)
2 40 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 31 (4.56%) Selenium
4 19 (2.79%) Postman
5 16 (2.35%) Appium
6 14 (2.06%) JIRA
7 12 (1.76%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.76%) NUnit
7 12 (1.76%) WebDriver
8 10 (1.47%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.32%) Artifactory
9 9 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (1.32%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.18%) Subversion
10 8 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.03%) MSTest
12 6 (0.88%) Cypress.io
13 4 (0.59%) Moq
14 3 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
14 3 (0.44%) SoapUI
General
1 141 (20.74%) Public Sector
2 76 (11.18%) Social Skills
3 63 (9.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 47 (6.91%) Finance
5 22 (3.24%) Marketing
5 22 (3.24%) Retail
6 14 (2.06%) Banking
7 13 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.76%) Influencing Skills
9 10 (1.47%) Documentation Skills
10 9 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (1.18%) Organisational Skills
12 6 (0.88%) Automotive
13 5 (0.74%) Games
13 5 (0.74%) Legal
13 5 (0.74%) Publishing
14 4 (0.59%) Billing
14 4 (0.59%) French Language
14 4 (0.59%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.44%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 458 (67.35%) Developer
2 217 (31.91%) Software Developer
3 127 (18.68%) Senior Developer
4 126 (18.53%) Software Engineer
5 110 (16.18%) .NET Developer
6 74 (10.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 65 (9.56%) C# Developer
8 57 (8.38%) Full Stack Developer
9 38 (5.59%) Senior Software Engineer
10 29 (4.26%) Test Engineer
11 27 (3.97%) .NET Software Developer
11 27 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
12 24 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
13 21 (3.09%) Angular Developer
13 21 (3.09%) Applications Developer
14 17 (2.50%) Lead Developer
15 14 (2.06%) C# Software Developer
16 13 (1.91%) Web Developer
17 12 (1.76%) Software Test Engineer
18 10 (1.47%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 497 (73.09%) .NET
2 243 (35.74%) AngularJS
3 162 (23.82%) ASP.NET
4 157 (23.09%) Node.js
5 154 (22.65%) .NET Core
6 127 (18.68%) Spring
7 116 (17.06%) HTML
8 115 (16.91%) Hibernate
9 109 (16.03%) .NET Framework
10 107 (15.74%) CSS
11 103 (15.15%) React
12 59 (8.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 44 (6.47%) jQuery
15 41 (6.03%) HTML5
16 38 (5.59%) Entity Framework
17 36 (5.29%) REST
17 36 (5.29%) Web Services
18 34 (5.00%) Vue.js
19 32 (4.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (2.65%) Mobile App
2 18 (2.65%) User Experience
3 14 (2.06%) Algorithms
3 14 (2.06%) Legacy Code
4 12 (1.76%) Legacy Systems
5 10 (1.47%) FMCG
5 10 (1.47%) Raspberry Pi
6 9 (1.32%) EPoS
6 9 (1.32%) Virtual Team
7 8 (1.18%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (1.18%) PKI
8 7 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.03%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.88%) Life Science
9 6 (0.88%) LIMS
9 6 (0.88%) NHS
10 4 (0.59%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.44%) Windows
2 22 (3.24%) Linux
3 9 (1.32%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.03%) Android
4 7 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.29%) Unix
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (27.94%) Software Engineering
3 180 (26.47%) Scrum
4 153 (22.50%) TDD
5 152 (22.35%) BDD
6 140 (20.59%) MVC
7 127 (18.68%) Change Control
8 122 (17.94%) DevOps
9 100 (14.71%) SDLC
10 97 (14.26%) Full Stack Development
11 85 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 76 (11.18%) OO
13 74 (10.88%) Test Automation
14 71 (10.44%) OOP
15 64 (9.41%) Coaching
16 56 (8.24%) User Stories
17 46 (6.76%) Computer Science
18 40 (5.88%) SOLID
19 38 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
19 38 (5.59%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 305 (44.85%) SQL
2 235 (34.56%) JavaScript
3 189 (27.79%) Java
4 158 (23.24%) Python
5 47 (6.91%) C++
6 32 (4.71%) TypeScript
7 28 (4.12%) T-SQL
8 24 (3.53%) Ruby
9 23 (3.38%) PHP
10 22 (3.24%) VB.NET
11 20 (2.94%) Scala
12 19 (2.79%) VB
13 16 (2.35%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.76%) C
15 11 (1.62%) Kotlin
15 11 (1.62%) MATLAB
16 9 (1.32%) Apple Swift
16 9 (1.32%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.32%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 129 (18.97%) Security Cleared
2 127 (18.68%) SC Cleared
3 47 (6.91%) Degree
4 19 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.62%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.03%) ISEB
6 7 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.15%) HND
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.71%) QA
2 10 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.44%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.29%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (6.62%) Docker
2 7 (1.03%) Firmware
3 5 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 48 (7.06%) Kubernetes
2 27 (3.97%) Terraform
3 10 (1.47%) Ansible
4 9 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.18%) Puppet
6 5 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 137 (20.15%) Microsoft
2 30 (4.41%) Oracle
3 12 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (1.62%) Google
4 11 (1.62%) Xamarin
5 3 (0.44%) Informatica
5 3 (0.44%) Sage
5 3 (0.44%) Xero
6 2 (0.29%) Intapp
6 2 (0.29%) Monax
6 2 (0.29%) SYSPRO
7 1 (0.15%) Cognos
7 1 (0.15%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.15%) F5
7 1 (0.15%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.15%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.15%) New Relic
7 1 (0.15%) SAP
7 1 (0.15%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.15%) Splunk