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

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing C# 881 1,008 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.70% 17.63% 19.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.79% 31.43% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 654 769 659
Scotland median annual salary £44,314 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.27% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 3,060 3,207 2,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.99% 56.11% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,061 2,254 1,768
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.37%

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 May 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 May 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 -2 424 £45,000 +5.88% 39
Glasgow -4 281 £41,392 -5.93% 31
West Lothian -4 55 £41,500 -7.78% 2
Fife +3 31 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Dundee +1 22 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Aberdeen +5 21 £41,250 +26.92% 2
Aberdeenshire - 13 £42,500 -
East Ayrshire - 8 £50,000 - 3
South Ayrshire 0 5 £50,000 -9.09%
South Lanarkshire -1 3 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Renfrewshire - 3 £39,000 - 2
Lanarkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Stirling +2 2 £35,000 -12.50%
North Lanarkshire +1 2 £56,250 +40.63%
Midlothian -3 2 £45,000 +18.42%
Strathclyde - 1 £60,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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#.

1 588 (66.74%) .NET
2 379 (43.02%) JavaScript
3 373 (42.34%) SQL
4 344 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
5 315 (35.75%) Software Engineering
6 297 (33.71%) MVC
7 296 (33.60%) SQL Server
8 290 (32.92%) Java
9 239 (27.13%) Degree
10 236 (26.79%) Microsoft
11 229 (25.99%) HTML
11 229 (25.99%) ASP.NET
12 200 (22.70%) AngularJS
13 197 (22.36%) Microsoft Azure
14 189 (21.45%) CSS
15 186 (21.11%) C++
16 148 (16.80%) Git (software)
17 147 (16.69%) Finance
18 139 (15.78%) Windows
19 137 (15.55%) Test Automation
20 136 (15.44%) Problem-Solving
21 129 (14.64%) SDLC
22 123 (13.96%) OO
23 118 (13.39%) .NET Framework
24 112 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
25 109 (12.37%) Robotics
26 105 (11.92%) Innovative Thinking
27 103 (11.69%) React
28 100 (11.35%) Microservices
28 100 (11.35%) TDD

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 30 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.95%) Umbraco
3 24 (2.72%) IIS
4 14 (1.59%) CMS
4 14 (1.59%) Confluence
5 12 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (1.02%) Apache
7 7 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.68%) Documentum
9 5 (0.57%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.45%) FileNet
10 4 (0.45%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.45%) OnBase
11 3 (0.34%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.23%) Drupal
12 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.57%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.11%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 25 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.02%) Magento
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.11%) Maximo
5 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 197 (22.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.09%) SaaS
4 25 (2.84%) Dynamics 365
5 21 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (1.82%) Office 365
7 11 (1.25%) PaaS
8 9 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.79%) Power Platform
10 6 (0.68%) Serverless
11 5 (0.57%) GitHub
11 5 (0.57%) IaaS
12 4 (0.45%) npm
13 3 (0.34%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.23%) Trello
15 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
15 1 (0.11%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 1 (0.11%) Google Play
15 1 (0.11%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.02%) HTTP
2 7 (0.79%) Internet
3 6 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.45%) DHCP
4 4 (0.45%) DNS
4 4 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (0.34%) Intranet
6 2 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.92%) Big Data
3 45 (5.11%) NoSQL
3 45 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 44 (4.99%) Data Mining
5 36 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (3.63%) MySQL
7 31 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (2.61%) GIS
9 22 (2.50%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.02%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.02%) Redis
12 8 (0.91%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.79%) Power BI
13 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 148 (16.80%) Git (software)
2 86 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 49 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (4.77%) JIRA
5 41 (4.65%) Selenium
6 38 (4.31%) SpecFlow
7 34 (3.86%) Hudson
7 34 (3.86%) TeamCity
8 32 (3.63%) Subversion
9 28 (3.18%) Cucumber
10 27 (3.06%) NUnit
11 24 (2.72%) Visual Studio Team System
12 22 (2.50%) NetBeans
13 21 (2.38%) Jenkins
14 14 (1.59%) Bitbucket Server
15 11 (1.25%) JUnit
16 9 (1.02%) Bitbucket
16 9 (1.02%) CA Release Automation
16 9 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
17 8 (0.91%) Xdebug
General
1 147 (16.69%) Finance
2 20 (2.27%) Banking
3 19 (2.16%) Retail
4 15 (1.70%) Games
5 13 (1.48%) Military
6 11 (1.25%) Marketing
7 9 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.79%) Electronics
8 7 (0.79%) Legal
8 7 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.68%) Automotive
10 5 (0.57%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.11%) Advertising
12 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.11%) German Language
12 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 465 (52.78%) Developer
2 237 (26.90%) Software Engineer
3 217 (24.63%) .NET Developer
4 160 (18.16%) C# Developer
4 160 (18.16%) Software Developer
5 130 (14.76%) Senior Developer
6 114 (12.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 71 (8.06%) .NET Software Developer
8 70 (7.95%) C# Software Engineer
9 68 (7.72%) Senior .NET Developer
10 62 (7.04%) Senior Software Developer
11 59 (6.70%) Senior Software Engineer
12 57 (6.47%) Graduate
13 56 (6.36%) .NET Software Engineer
13 56 (6.36%) C++ Software Engineer
14 51 (5.79%) C# Software Developer
15 49 (5.56%) Java Engineer
16 46 (5.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 45 (5.11%) Java Software Engineer
18 40 (4.54%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (66.74%) .NET
2 229 (25.99%) ASP.NET
2 229 (25.99%) HTML
3 200 (22.70%) AngularJS
4 189 (21.45%) CSS
5 118 (13.39%) .NET Framework
6 112 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 103 (11.69%) React
8 99 (11.24%) .NET Core
9 92 (10.44%) Web Services
10 80 (9.08%) RESTful
11 79 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 62 (7.04%) WPF
12 62 (7.04%) XML
13 61 (6.92%) SOAP
14 60 (6.81%) jQuery
15 55 (6.24%) Entity Framework
15 55 (6.24%) JSON
15 55 (6.24%) REST
16 49 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 109 (12.37%) Robotics
2 70 (7.95%) Greenfield Project
3 55 (6.24%) Algorithms
4 36 (4.09%) User Experience
5 33 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (3.18%) Fintech
7 28 (3.18%) Mobile App
8 16 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (1.48%) Graphic Design
10 9 (1.02%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (0.91%) Video\Live Streaming
12 6 (0.68%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.57%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.57%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.34%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.34%) Life Science
14 3 (0.34%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 139 (15.78%) Windows
2 82 (9.31%) Linux
3 21 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 20 (2.27%) Unix
5 19 (2.16%) Android
5 19 (2.16%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.23%) CentOS
6 2 (0.23%) Debian
6 2 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.11%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.11%) SafeRTOS
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (35.75%) Software Engineering
3 297 (33.71%) MVC
4 137 (15.55%) Test Automation
5 136 (15.44%) Problem-Solving
6 129 (14.64%) SDLC
7 123 (13.96%) OO
8 105 (11.92%) Innovative Thinking
9 100 (11.35%) Microservices
9 100 (11.35%) TDD
10 92 (10.44%) Continuous Integration
11 87 (9.88%) Scrum
12 85 (9.65%) Mathematics
13 84 (9.53%) DevOps
14 64 (7.26%) Mentoring
15 62 (7.04%) Computer Science
16 59 (6.70%) Machine Learning
17 52 (5.90%) Web Development
18 49 (5.56%) OOP
19 44 (4.99%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 379 (43.02%) JavaScript
2 373 (42.34%) SQL
3 290 (32.92%) Java
4 186 (21.11%) C++
5 92 (10.44%) Python
6 64 (7.26%) TypeScript
7 55 (6.24%) PowerShell
8 32 (3.63%) T-SQL
9 30 (3.41%) C
10 29 (3.29%) PHP
11 28 (3.18%) Shell Script
12 25 (2.84%) PL/SQL
13 22 (2.50%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.59%) Ruby
14 14 (1.59%) VB
14 14 (1.59%) X++
15 10 (1.14%) Perl
15 10 (1.14%) Scala
16 8 (0.91%) VBA
16 8 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 239 (27.13%) Degree
2 80 (9.08%) Numerate Degree
3 24 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.59%) PhD
6 8 (0.91%) MCSD
7 7 (0.79%) HND
7 7 (0.79%) MCAD
7 7 (0.79%) MCTS
8 5 (0.57%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.23%) MCP
9 2 (0.23%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.56%) QA
2 6 (0.68%) SLA
3 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.34%) GDPR
4 3 (0.34%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.11%) GxP
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) MISRA
5 1 (0.11%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (3.52%) Docker
2 21 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.57%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (3.18%) Kubernetes
2 19 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.91%) Ansible
3 8 (0.91%) Puppet
4 3 (0.34%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.34%) Terraform
5 2 (0.23%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 236 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.13%) Oracle
3 44 (4.99%) Xamarin
4 25 (2.84%) Google
5 10 (1.14%) IBM
6 9 (1.02%) VMware
7 8 (0.91%) Zend
8 7 (0.79%) HP
9 5 (0.57%) SAP
10 4 (0.45%) Laserfiche
11 3 (0.34%) Cognos
12 2 (0.23%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.23%) Infragistics
12 2 (0.23%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.23%) RedGate
12 2 (0.23%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.23%) Solace
12 2 (0.23%) Teradata
12 2 (0.23%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.11%) Blue Prism