Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing C# 958 1,025 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 17.53% 19.22% 15.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.13% 30.25% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 716 740 523
Scotland median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,675 £28,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 3,077 3,388 2,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.31% 63.52% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,100 2,060 1,688
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,604 £27,675
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018. 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
Glasgow 0 423 £45,000 +12.50% 45
Edinburgh -1 403 £42,500 +6.25% 65
West Lothian -1 48 £45,000 +23.29% 5
Dundee +1 20 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Aberdeen +5 16 £40,000 +12.68% 3
Fife +2 15 £45,000 +12.50% 8
South Lanarkshire 0 8 £42,500 -22.73% 1
South Ayrshire - 5 £40,000 -
North Lanarkshire +2 3 £40,000 -
Stirling -1 3 £50,000 +2.56%
Renfrewshire 0 2 £43,500 +58.18% 1
Midlothian - 2 £37,500 - 3
Lanarkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 £30,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,000 -
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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#.

1 721 (75.26%) .NET
2 479 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 413 (43.11%) SQL
4 388 (40.50%) SQL Server
5 381 (39.77%) ASP.NET
6 377 (39.35%) MVC
7 355 (37.06%) JavaScript
8 261 (27.24%) Java
9 234 (24.43%) Software Engineering
10 230 (24.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 220 (22.96%) AngularJS
12 203 (21.19%) HTML
13 201 (20.98%) Microsoft
14 200 (20.88%) TDD
15 199 (20.77%) OO
16 186 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
17 175 (18.27%) C++
18 172 (17.95%) CSS
19 169 (17.64%) Git (software)
20 160 (16.70%) Degree
21 148 (15.45%) Scrum
21 148 (15.45%) Finance
21 148 (15.45%) ASP.NET Web API
22 145 (15.14%) .NET Framework
23 134 (13.99%) WCF
24 126 (13.15%) RESTful
25 124 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
25 124 (12.94%) BDD
26 121 (12.63%) SDLC
27 120 (12.53%) Windows

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 39 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.51%) CMS
2 24 (2.51%) MQSeries
3 21 (2.19%) Umbraco
4 16 (1.67%) IIS
5 9 (0.94%) Confluence
5 9 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.73%) Apache
6 7 (0.73%) EPiServer
6 7 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.52%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.31%) SAS
10 2 (0.21%) Immediacy CMS
10 2 (0.21%) JBoss
10 2 (0.21%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.21%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.10%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.10%) Maya
3 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 34 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.10%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 186 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (4.91%) npm
3 42 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (2.61%) Dynamics 365
4 25 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 21 (2.19%) Office 365
5 21 (2.19%) SaaS
6 13 (1.36%) GitHub
7 10 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.63%) iTunes
8 6 (0.63%) PaaS
9 4 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.31%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.31%) Serverless
10 3 (0.31%) Slack
11 2 (0.21%) Azure Functions
11 2 (0.21%) NuGet
11 2 (0.21%) Trello
12 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.10%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.92%) SMS
2 17 (1.77%) Internet
3 15 (1.57%) HTTP
4 10 (1.04%) IPv4
4 10 (1.04%) IPv6
4 10 (1.04%) VLAN
5 7 (0.73%) Firewall
6 6 (0.63%) Hyperconnected
7 4 (0.42%) Intranet
8 3 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.21%) DHCP
9 2 (0.21%) DNS
9 2 (0.21%) Network Security
10 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.10%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.10%) SSL
10 1 (0.10%) VoIP
10 1 (0.10%) VPN
10 1 (0.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (40.50%) SQL Server
2 107 (11.17%) NoSQL
3 70 (7.31%) Big Data
4 65 (6.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 54 (5.64%) Relational Database
6 37 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 29 (3.03%) GIS
8 29 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (2.71%) Data Mining
10 24 (2.51%) Bigtable
10 24 (2.51%) MongoDB
11 22 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (1.57%) MySQL
13 14 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.94%) RDBMS
17 7 (0.73%) KDB
17 7 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 169 (17.64%) Git (software)
2 115 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 69 (7.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (4.07%) Selenium
5 38 (3.97%) Jenkins
6 37 (3.86%) NUnit
7 36 (3.76%) JIRA
8 35 (3.65%) Subversion
9 32 (3.34%) SpecFlow
10 29 (3.03%) TeamCity
11 26 (2.71%) NetBeans
12 25 (2.61%) JUnit
13 23 (2.40%) Bugzilla
13 23 (2.40%) Cucumber
14 17 (1.77%) webpack
15 16 (1.67%) Babel
15 16 (1.67%) Log4Net
15 16 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
16 14 (1.46%) Jasmine
16 14 (1.46%) TestNG
General
1 148 (15.45%) Finance
2 43 (4.49%) Banking
3 41 (4.28%) Advertising
4 28 (2.92%) Marketing
5 27 (2.82%) Military
6 23 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.19%) Electronics
8 14 (1.46%) Games
9 13 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.25%) Law
11 5 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.52%) Retail
12 4 (0.42%) Legal
13 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.10%) Avionics
14 1 (0.10%) Billing
14 1 (0.10%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Publishing
14 1 (0.10%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 628 (65.55%) Developer
2 350 (36.53%) .NET Developer
3 196 (20.46%) C# Developer
4 142 (14.82%) Software Engineer
5 137 (14.30%) Software Developer
6 100 (10.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 84 (8.77%) Senior Developer
8 54 (5.64%) Lead Developer
9 48 (5.01%) .NET Software Developer
10 45 (4.70%) Java Engineer
11 43 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
12 42 (4.38%) C# Software Engineer
13 41 (4.28%) Senior Software Developer
14 40 (4.18%) Senior Software Engineer
15 37 (3.86%) Lead .NET Developer
16 36 (3.76%) Junior
17 33 (3.44%) Full Stack Developer
17 33 (3.44%) Senior C# Developer
18 32 (3.34%) ASP.NET Developer
18 32 (3.34%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 721 (75.26%) .NET
2 381 (39.77%) ASP.NET
3 230 (24.01%) ASP.NET MVC
4 220 (22.96%) AngularJS
5 203 (21.19%) HTML
6 172 (17.95%) CSS
7 148 (15.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 145 (15.14%) .NET Framework
9 134 (13.99%) WCF
10 126 (13.15%) RESTful
11 113 (11.80%) Node.js
12 112 (11.69%) WPF
13 100 (10.44%) Entity Framework
14 99 (10.33%) Web Services
15 81 (8.46%) React
16 77 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 74 (7.72%) jQuery
18 68 (7.10%) XML
19 62 (6.47%) REST
20 55 (5.74%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.31%) Enterprise Software
2 56 (5.85%) Computer Science
3 51 (5.32%) Robotics
4 44 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (4.49%) Algorithms
6 33 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (3.24%) Fintech
8 28 (2.92%) Virtual Team
9 22 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.98%) User Experience
11 18 (1.88%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (0.94%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.94%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.94%) iPhone
14 8 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
15 7 (0.73%) Xbox
16 5 (0.52%) PlayStation
17 4 (0.42%) 3D Graphics
17 4 (0.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 120 (12.53%) Windows
2 51 (5.32%) Linux
3 26 (2.71%) Android
4 24 (2.51%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.98%) Unix
6 10 (1.04%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.21%) CentOS
7 2 (0.21%) Debian
7 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (39.35%) MVC
3 234 (24.43%) Software Engineering
4 200 (20.88%) TDD
5 199 (20.77%) OO
6 148 (15.45%) Scrum
7 124 (12.94%) BDD
7 124 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
8 121 (12.63%) SDLC
9 114 (11.90%) Test Automation
10 91 (9.50%) Unit Testing
11 83 (8.66%) Web Development
12 76 (7.93%) Web Application Development
13 74 (7.72%) Problem-Solving
14 72 (7.52%) OOP
15 56 (5.85%) Collaborative Working
16 55 (5.74%) Microservices
17 54 (5.64%) Mentoring
18 52 (5.43%) Innovative Thinking
19 50 (5.22%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 413 (43.11%) SQL
2 355 (37.06%) JavaScript
3 261 (27.24%) Java
4 175 (18.27%) C++
5 118 (12.32%) Python
6 102 (10.65%) Ruby
7 75 (7.83%) T-SQL
8 60 (6.26%) TypeScript
9 38 (3.97%) VB.NET
10 33 (3.44%) C
11 32 (3.34%) PL/SQL
12 31 (3.24%) PowerShell
13 24 (2.51%) XPath
14 18 (1.88%) Perl
14 18 (1.88%) PHP
15 17 (1.77%) ES6
15 17 (1.77%) VB
16 12 (1.25%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.04%) Tcl
18 8 (0.84%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 160 (16.70%) Degree
2 53 (5.53%) Numerate Degree
3 19 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (0.94%) ISEB
5 9 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.31%) MBA
7 3 (0.31%) PhD
8 2 (0.21%) GPEN
8 2 (0.21%) GWAPT
8 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.21%) OSCE
8 2 (0.21%) OSCP
8 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.10%) CISSP
9 1 (0.10%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.07%) QA
2 8 (0.84%) SLA
3 6 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.42%) GDPR
5 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.31%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.10%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (3.13%) Docker
2 10 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.63%) Firmware
4 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (2.71%) Puppet
2 23 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.31%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.21%) SCCM
6 1 (0.10%) Ansible
6 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 201 (20.98%) Microsoft
2 61 (6.37%) Oracle
3 45 (4.70%) Xamarin
4 28 (2.92%) Google
5 27 (2.82%) Facebook
6 13 (1.36%) SAP
7 7 (0.73%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.73%) Sybase
8 4 (0.42%) Tableau
9 2 (0.21%) Cisco
9 2 (0.21%) Pega
9 2 (0.21%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.21%) Splunk
9 2 (0.21%) Twitter
9 2 (0.21%) UiPath
9 2 (0.21%) Wallstreet Suite
10 1 (0.10%) Perforce
10 1 (0.10%) Symantec
10 1 (0.10%) VMware