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

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +8
Permanent jobs citing C# 928 962 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 17.64% 17.09% 16.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.07% 28.38% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 672 717 505
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,750 £53,750
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 2,987 3,390 2,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.79% 60.22% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,983 2,242 1,723
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 December 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 December 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
Edinburgh -1 419 £45,000 +13.92% 87
Glasgow +1 351 £45,000 +5.88% 52
West Lothian -6 47 £41,250 +3.13% 8
Aberdeen +2 29 £40,000 +23.08% 9
Dundee +1 20 £42,500 +8.97% 7
Fife +1 17 £40,000 - 3
South Ayrshire - 14 £50,000 -
Renfrewshire +4 7 £43,500 +58.18% 1
North Lanarkshire +8 6 £40,000 -
South Lanarkshire -2 5 £42,500 -2.86% 1
Midlothian +1 4 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Stirling +9 3 £42,000 +5.00%
Aberdeenshire +2 3 £41,000 -
East Ayrshire - 3 £50,000 -
Highlands -3 1 - -
Lothian - 1 £45,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
East Lothian - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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#.

1 643 (69.29%) .NET
2 441 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
3 421 (45.37%) JavaScript
4 407 (43.86%) SQL
5 357 (38.47%) SQL Server
6 312 (33.62%) MVC
7 274 (29.53%) ASP.NET
8 255 (27.48%) Java
8 255 (27.48%) Software Engineering
9 226 (24.35%) HTML
10 220 (23.71%) AngularJS
11 219 (23.60%) Finance
12 215 (23.17%) Microsoft
13 203 (21.88%) Degree
14 201 (21.66%) CSS
15 187 (20.15%) OO
16 184 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
17 183 (19.72%) Test Automation
18 163 (17.56%) Scrum
19 157 (16.92%) Git (software)
20 152 (16.38%) C++
21 144 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
22 141 (15.19%) TDD
23 139 (14.98%) Visual Studio
24 133 (14.33%) Python
25 125 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
26 122 (13.15%) ASP.NET Web API
27 115 (12.39%) SDLC
28 112 (12.07%) Windows
29 107 (11.53%) Web Services

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 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 33 (3.56%) IIS
3 25 (2.69%) MQSeries
4 22 (2.37%) Umbraco
5 16 (1.72%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.29%) Apache
7 10 (1.08%) CMS
8 9 (0.97%) Apache Spark
8 9 (0.97%) Confluence
9 8 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.86%) JBoss
10 6 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.22%) SAS
12 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.11%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 184 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.02%) SaaS
4 18 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (1.51%) npm
6 13 (1.40%) PaaS
7 12 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.08%) GitHub
10 5 (0.54%) Office 365
11 4 (0.43%) Serverless
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.22%) Firebase
12 2 (0.22%) iTunes
12 2 (0.22%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.40%) HTTP
2 10 (1.08%) SMS
3 9 (0.97%) Internet
4 6 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.54%) Network Security
6 4 (0.43%) Firewall
6 4 (0.43%) Hyperconnected
6 4 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (0.32%) Intranet
8 2 (0.22%) LAN
8 2 (0.22%) SSL
8 2 (0.22%) WAN
9 1 (0.11%) IPv4
9 1 (0.11%) IPv6
9 1 (0.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (38.47%) SQL Server
2 68 (7.33%) Relational Database
3 54 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (5.50%) NoSQL
5 50 (5.39%) Big Data
6 46 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 35 (3.77%) MySQL
10 31 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (2.69%) Bigtable
12 21 (2.26%) Data Mining
13 19 (2.05%) GIS
14 15 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
15 11 (1.19%) MongoDB
15 11 (1.19%) Power BI
15 11 (1.19%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 157 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 139 (14.98%) Visual Studio
3 82 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 74 (7.97%) SpecFlow
5 71 (7.65%) Selenium
6 54 (5.82%) Cucumber
6 54 (5.82%) Jenkins
7 42 (4.53%) TeamCity
8 40 (4.31%) JIRA
9 33 (3.56%) Subversion
10 32 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
11 29 (3.13%) Hudson
12 27 (2.91%) NUnit
13 20 (2.16%) Ranorex
14 19 (2.05%) JUnit
14 19 (2.05%) NetBeans
15 13 (1.40%) Appium
16 9 (0.97%) Eclipse
16 9 (0.97%) SoapUI
17 8 (0.86%) Bugzilla
General
1 219 (23.60%) Finance
2 49 (5.28%) Banking
3 22 (2.37%) Military
4 17 (1.83%) Marketing
5 15 (1.62%) Games
6 13 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.29%) Retail
8 11 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.97%) Electronics
10 8 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.54%) Advertising
11 5 (0.54%) Law
12 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Avionics
13 1 (0.11%) Billing
13 1 (0.11%) Front Office
13 1 (0.11%) Legal
13 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 536 (57.76%) Developer
2 294 (31.68%) .NET Developer
3 192 (20.69%) Software Engineer
4 181 (19.50%) C# Developer
5 166 (17.89%) Software Developer
6 143 (15.41%) Senior Developer
7 134 (14.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 87 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 75 (8.08%) .NET Software Developer
10 69 (7.44%) Java Engineer
11 65 (7.00%) C# Software Engineer
12 57 (6.14%) Senior Software Developer
13 53 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
14 47 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
15 43 (4.63%) Junior
16 42 (4.53%) Java Software Engineer
16 42 (4.53%) Test Engineer
17 41 (4.42%) Graduate
17 41 (4.42%) Lead Developer
18 40 (4.31%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 643 (69.29%) .NET
2 274 (29.53%) ASP.NET
3 226 (24.35%) HTML
4 220 (23.71%) AngularJS
5 201 (21.66%) CSS
6 125 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 122 (13.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 107 (11.53%) Web Services
9 104 (11.21%) .NET Framework
10 103 (11.10%) XML
11 98 (10.56%) RESTful
12 86 (9.27%) HTML5
12 86 (9.27%) React
13 80 (8.62%) jQuery
14 78 (8.41%) JSON
15 68 (7.33%) WCF
16 57 (6.14%) Entity Framework
17 56 (6.03%) WPF
18 52 (5.60%) CSS3
18 52 (5.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
2 47 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
3 44 (4.74%) Fintech
4 40 (4.31%) Robotics
5 38 (4.09%) Algorithms
6 35 (3.77%) Mobile App
7 33 (3.56%) Virtual Team
8 31 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (2.16%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.72%) User Experience
11 13 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (0.86%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.65%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.65%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.32%) Augmented Reality
14 3 (0.32%) Cloud Native
14 3 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.32%) Optoelectronics
14 3 (0.32%) W3C
14 3 (0.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 112 (12.07%) Windows
2 55 (5.93%) Linux
3 26 (2.80%) Unix
4 22 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.94%) Android
5 18 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.22%) CentOS
7 2 (0.22%) Debian
7 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (33.62%) MVC
3 255 (27.48%) Software Engineering
4 187 (20.15%) OO
5 183 (19.72%) Test Automation
6 163 (17.56%) Scrum
7 144 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
8 141 (15.19%) TDD
9 115 (12.39%) SDLC
10 104 (11.21%) Unit Testing
11 93 (10.02%) Computer Science
12 91 (9.81%) Mentoring
13 81 (8.73%) DevOps
13 81 (8.73%) OOP
14 80 (8.62%) Microservices
15 75 (8.08%) BDD
16 74 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
17 59 (6.36%) Software Testing
18 57 (6.14%) Web Development
19 54 (5.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 421 (45.37%) JavaScript
2 407 (43.86%) SQL
3 255 (27.48%) Java
4 152 (16.38%) C++
5 133 (14.33%) Python
6 64 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 62 (6.68%) Ruby
8 48 (5.17%) C
9 46 (4.96%) TypeScript
10 38 (4.09%) T-SQL
11 26 (2.80%) VB.NET
11 26 (2.80%) XPath
12 25 (2.69%) PL/SQL
13 22 (2.37%) PHP
14 19 (2.05%) Perl
15 13 (1.40%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.40%) VB
16 9 (0.97%) Java 8
17 8 (0.86%) VBScript
18 7 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 203 (21.88%) Degree
2 46 (4.96%) Numerate Degree
3 44 (4.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.65%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.54%) ISEB
6 5 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.43%) HND
7 4 (0.43%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.32%) CISSP
8 3 (0.32%) CSSLP
8 3 (0.32%) PhD
9 2 (0.22%) GPEN
9 2 (0.22%) GWAPT
9 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.22%) MBA
9 2 (0.22%) MCP
9 2 (0.22%) OSCE
9 2 (0.22%) OSCP
9 2 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.90%) QA
2 5 (0.54%) GDPR
3 4 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.43%) PMBOK
4 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.32%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (3.02%) Docker
2 23 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.54%) Firmware
4 3 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.22%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (2.37%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.65%) Puppet
5 4 (0.43%) Terraform
6 3 (0.32%) Ansible
7 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.22%) Kibana
7 2 (0.22%) logstash
7 2 (0.22%) Mesos
7 2 (0.22%) SCCM
8 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 215 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 76 (8.19%) Oracle
3 53 (5.71%) Xamarin
4 22 (2.37%) Google
5 10 (1.08%) Solace
5 10 (1.08%) TIBCO
6 8 (0.86%) SAP
7 6 (0.65%) DevExpress
7 6 (0.65%) Infragistics
7 6 (0.65%) Telerik
7 6 (0.65%) Zend
8 5 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.32%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.32%) Facebook
9 3 (0.32%) HP
9 3 (0.32%) IBM
9 3 (0.32%) Sybase
9 3 (0.32%) Twitter
9 3 (0.32%) VMware
10 2 (0.22%) Tableau