Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 -8
Permanent jobs citing C# 1033 863 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.26% 15.22% 12.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.27% 29.41% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 745 514 511
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £29,300 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £51,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3413 2934 3165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 63.63% 51.75% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2074 1667 1978
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,550 £60,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 18 August 2017.

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 18 August 2017. 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 +8 462 £40,000 -11.11% 46
Glasgow +2 444 £40,000 - 14
West Lothian +2 39 £36,500 -12.05% 1
Dundee -2 32 £42,500 +26.87% 1
Fife +4 12 £40,000 +10.34% 6
Aberdeen -6 12 £35,000 -14.63% 2
South Lanarkshire -4 7 £47,500 +31.03% 1
Lothian - 5 £43,000 -
Stirling +10 3 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Falkirk - 2 £38,750 -
North Lanarkshire +4 1 £40,000 -3.03%
Renfrewshire -6 1 £27,500 -21.43%
Highlands - 1 £42,500 -
Orkney Islands - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for C#.

1 793 (76.77%) .NET
2 559 (54.11%) Agile Software Development
3 510 (49.37%) MVC
4 490 (47.43%) SQL Server
5 467 (45.21%) ASP.NET
6 463 (44.82%) JavaScript
7 391 (37.85%) HTML
8 353 (34.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 300 (29.04%) SQL
10 277 (26.82%) CSS
11 250 (24.20%) AngularJS
12 247 (23.91%) TDD
13 235 (22.75%) Java
14 211 (20.43%) Visual Studio
15 208 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
16 203 (19.65%) Scrum
17 192 (18.59%) Finance
18 184 (17.81%) Microsoft
19 180 (17.42%) .NET Framework
20 168 (16.26%) Degree
21 165 (15.97%) Software Engineering
22 162 (15.68%) OO
23 145 (14.04%) C++
24 140 (13.55%) Python
25 131 (12.68%) Git (software)
26 125 (12.10%) Entity Framework
27 124 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
28 122 (11.81%) WCF
29 118 (11.42%) SDLC
30 117 (11.33%) jQuery

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 63 (6.10%) CMS
2 54 (5.23%) Umbraco
3 28 (2.71%) IIS
4 26 (2.52%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.13%) EPiServer
6 20 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (1.06%) Confluence
8 8 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.58%) Content Management Server
9 6 (0.58%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.48%) K2 blackpearl
11 4 (0.39%) Apache
11 4 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.39%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.39%) Kentico
11 4 (0.39%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.29%) JBoss
13 2 (0.19%) nginx
13 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.26%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.097%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.097%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.097%) iTrent
2 1 (0.097%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 124 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.03%) SaaS
4 16 (1.55%) GitHub
5 6 (0.58%) Office 365
6 4 (0.39%) Trello
7 3 (0.29%) Slack
8 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.19%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.19%) PaaS
8 2 (0.19%) Yammer
9 1 (0.097%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.097%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.097%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.097%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.097%) iTunes
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 1 (0.097%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.16%) Internet
2 8 (0.77%) Intranet
3 5 (0.48%) LAN
3 5 (0.48%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.48%) WAN
4 3 (0.29%) HTTP
5 2 (0.19%) ATM
5 2 (0.19%) DHCP
5 2 (0.19%) DNS
5 2 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.19%) SMS
6 1 (0.097%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.097%) Firewall
6 1 (0.097%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.097%) MQTT
6 1 (0.097%) RTSP
6 1 (0.097%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 490 (47.43%) SQL Server
2 86 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 82 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 46 (4.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 45 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (3.97%) Big Data
7 34 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 33 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (2.23%) MySQL
11 21 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
11 21 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (1.94%) RDBMS
13 18 (1.74%) GIS
14 12 (1.16%) Oracle Database
15 10 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.87%) MongoDB
16 9 (0.87%) MS Access
16 9 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 211 (20.43%) Visual Studio
2 131 (12.68%) Git (software)
3 53 (5.13%) Selenium
4 51 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (3.10%) JUnit
6 31 (3.00%) JIRA
7 30 (2.90%) Jenkins
8 27 (2.61%) TeamCity
9 24 (2.32%) NUnit
10 23 (2.23%) Jasmine
11 21 (2.03%) Maven
11 21 (2.03%) Subversion
12 17 (1.65%) Cucumber
12 17 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
13 16 (1.55%) MSBuild
13 16 (1.55%) SpecFlow
14 14 (1.36%) Protractor
14 14 (1.36%) TestNG
15 13 (1.26%) Bitbucket
15 13 (1.26%) Moq
General
1 192 (18.59%) Finance
2 75 (7.26%) Banking
3 44 (4.26%) Marketing
4 29 (2.81%) Automotive
5 24 (2.32%) Electronics
5 24 (2.32%) Investment Banking
6 19 (1.84%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.45%) Advertising
8 12 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.16%) Military
9 10 (0.97%) Games
9 10 (0.97%) Retail
10 7 (0.68%) Legal
11 5 (0.48%) Front Office
11 5 (0.48%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.29%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.097%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.097%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 759 (73.48%) Developer
2 380 (36.79%) C# Developer
3 315 (30.49%) .NET Developer
4 177 (17.13%) Senior Developer
5 145 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 144 (13.94%) Software Developer
7 123 (11.91%) Software Engineer
8 95 (9.20%) ASP.NET Developer
9 86 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 81 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
11 69 (6.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 69 (6.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 67 (6.49%) C# Software Developer
13 65 (6.29%) Senior .NET Developer
14 61 (5.91%) Full Stack Developer
15 55 (5.32%) SQL Developer
16 52 (5.03%) Web Developer
17 45 (4.36%) Test Engineer
18 36 (3.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 35 (3.39%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 793 (76.77%) .NET
2 467 (45.21%) ASP.NET
3 391 (37.85%) HTML
4 353 (34.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 277 (26.82%) CSS
6 250 (24.20%) AngularJS
7 180 (17.42%) .NET Framework
8 125 (12.10%) Entity Framework
9 122 (11.81%) WCF
10 117 (11.33%) jQuery
11 110 (10.65%) RESTful
12 107 (10.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 107 (10.36%) HTML5
13 90 (8.71%) CSS3
14 76 (7.36%) Node.js
15 75 (7.26%) React
16 68 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 65 (6.29%) XML
18 56 (5.42%) Web Services
18 56 (5.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 94 (9.10%) Greenfield Project
2 88 (8.52%) Computer Science
3 62 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (4.07%) User Experience
5 39 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (2.23%) Mobile App
7 18 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.55%) Data Structures
9 15 (1.45%) Client/Server
9 15 (1.45%) Credit Risk
9 15 (1.45%) Fintech
10 12 (1.16%) Hedge funds
11 10 (0.97%) Robotics
12 8 (0.77%) Arduino
12 8 (0.77%) Raspberry Pi
13 7 (0.68%) Driving Licence
14 6 (0.58%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.39%) Virtual Team
16 3 (0.29%) Mainframe
16 3 (0.29%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 92 (8.91%) Windows
2 62 (6.00%) Linux
3 45 (4.36%) Android
4 34 (3.29%) Apple iOS
5 17 (1.65%) Unix
6 11 (1.06%) Debian
7 10 (0.97%) VxWorks
8 5 (0.48%) Windows 2000
8 5 (0.48%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.29%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.19%) CentOS
10 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.097%) MVS
11 1 (0.097%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.097%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 559 (54.11%) Agile Software Development
2 510 (49.37%) MVC
3 247 (23.91%) TDD
4 208 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
5 203 (19.65%) Scrum
6 165 (15.97%) Software Engineering
7 162 (15.68%) OO
8 118 (11.42%) SDLC
9 105 (10.16%) Test Automation
10 96 (9.29%) Web Development
11 77 (7.45%) Unit Testing
12 63 (6.10%) Web Application Development
13 60 (5.81%) BDD
14 44 (4.26%) Mentoring
15 40 (3.87%) OOP
16 36 (3.48%) Front End Development
17 35 (3.39%) Mobile Development
18 33 (3.19%) Software Testing
19 31 (3.00%) Responsive Web Design
20 26 (2.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 463 (44.82%) JavaScript
2 300 (29.04%) SQL
3 235 (22.75%) Java
4 145 (14.04%) C++
5 140 (13.55%) Python
6 83 (8.03%) Ruby
7 61 (5.91%) VB
8 48 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 47 (4.55%) C
9 47 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 34 (3.29%) PL/SQL
11 25 (2.42%) PowerShell
11 25 (2.42%) TypeScript
12 24 (2.32%) PHP
13 14 (1.36%) VBA
14 12 (1.16%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.16%) Scala
15 9 (0.87%) Apple Swift
16 8 (0.77%) Perl
17 6 (0.58%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 168 (16.26%) Degree
2 43 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.23%) Numerate Degree
4 16 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.58%) ISEB
5 6 (0.58%) MCAD
5 6 (0.58%) MCSD
5 6 (0.58%) MCTS
6 5 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.48%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.29%) MCP
8 2 (0.19%) PhD
9 1 (0.097%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.097%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.097%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.097%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.097%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.65%) QA
2 10 (0.97%) Basel III
3 7 (0.68%) SLA
4 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (2.32%) Firmware
2 11 (1.06%) Docker
3 9 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.097%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.29%) Ansible
3 2 (0.19%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.097%) MOM
4 1 (0.097%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.097%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.097%) Puppet
4 1 (0.097%) SCCM
4 1 (0.097%) WSUS
Vendors
1 184 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 64 (6.20%) Oracle
3 41 (3.97%) Xamarin
4 22 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 11 (1.06%) Facebook
6 10 (0.97%) IBM
6 10 (0.97%) Perforce
7 9 (0.87%) VMware
8 8 (0.77%) Adobe
9 5 (0.48%) Splunk
9 5 (0.48%) Verint
10 3 (0.29%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.29%) Google
10 3 (0.29%) Informatica
10 3 (0.29%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.19%) HP
11 2 (0.19%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.097%) Ogone
12 1 (0.097%) PayPal