Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 5 6 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 586 630 912
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 16.19% 17.77% 16.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.53% 30.23% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 359 426 666
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,875
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,625 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 2,054 2,084 3,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.76% 58.79% 58.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,509 1,370 2,106
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,563 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -1 255 £47,500 - 45
Glasgow -1 223 £45,000 - 37
West Lothian +4 26 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Aberdeen +1 25 £50,000 +17.65% 6
Dundee -3 20 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Fife +1 8 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Scottish Borders +8 3 £31,500 -55.00% 2
Falkirk - 3 £44,000 -
Aberdeenshire 0 2 - -
South Lanarkshire -4 2 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Stirling +2 1 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Midlothian 0 1 £47,500 +10.47%
East Lothian -1 1 £55,000 +52.78%
Highlands - 1 £47,500 - 1
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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#.

1 331 (56.48%) .NET
2 278 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
3 270 (46.08%) JavaScript
4 245 (41.81%) Azure
5 225 (38.40%) SQL Server
6 173 (29.52%) Software Engineering
7 172 (29.35%) HTML
8 166 (28.33%) CSS
9 157 (26.79%) Microsoft
10 151 (25.77%) SQL
11 138 (23.55%) Java
11 138 (23.55%) DevOps
12 129 (22.01%) MVC
13 127 (21.67%) ASP.NET
13 127 (21.67%) .NET Core
14 123 (20.99%) OO
15 113 (19.28%) Python
16 98 (16.72%) SDLC
17 96 (16.38%) AngularJS
18 95 (16.21%) OOP
18 95 (16.21%) .NET Framework
19 88 (15.02%) Marketing
19 88 (15.02%) Mobile App
20 87 (14.85%) Test Automation
21 86 (14.68%) HTML5
22 84 (14.33%) TDD
23 82 (13.99%) EPoS
23 82 (13.99%) Git (software)
24 75 (12.80%) Scrum
25 74 (12.63%) 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 26 (4.44%) IIS
2 14 (2.39%) CMS
2 14 (2.39%) ColdFusion
3 12 (2.05%) Umbraco
4 9 (1.54%) Confluence
5 8 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.02%) WordPress
7 5 (0.85%) Apache
7 5 (0.85%) Drupal
8 4 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.34%) Podio
10 1 (0.17%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Magento
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 245 (41.81%) Azure
2 65 (11.09%) AWS
3 24 (4.10%) SaaS
4 22 (3.75%) GCP
5 11 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.54%) Power Platform
7 8 (1.37%) GitHub
8 5 (0.85%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 5 (0.85%) Azure Service Bus
8 5 (0.85%) PaaS
8 5 (0.85%) Serverless
9 4 (0.68%) Azure Machine Learning
9 4 (0.68%) Azure Stack
9 4 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.51%) npm
11 2 (0.34%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.17%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.17%) Power Automate
12 1 (0.17%) Slack
12 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.85%) Skype
2 4 (0.68%) Firewall
3 2 (0.34%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.34%) HTTP
3 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) Internet
4 1 (0.17%) IPv4
4 1 (0.17%) IPv6
4 1 (0.17%) Modbus
4 1 (0.17%) SSL
4 1 (0.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (38.40%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.66%) MySQL
3 33 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (3.58%) Redis
6 17 (2.90%) MongoDB
7 15 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 13 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (1.37%) Power BI
12 6 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.85%) Big Data
14 4 (0.68%) Blockchain
15 3 (0.51%) GIS
15 3 (0.51%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.51%) Spatial Data
16 2 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 82 (13.99%) Git (software)
2 70 (11.95%) Selenium
3 43 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (7.17%) Visual Studio
5 28 (4.78%) WebDriver
6 24 (4.10%) SpecFlow
7 23 (3.92%) MSTest
7 23 (3.92%) NUnit
8 20 (3.41%) JIRA
8 20 (3.41%) Postman
9 17 (2.90%) Jenkins
10 14 (2.39%) Subversion
11 12 (2.05%) Cypress.io
12 9 (1.54%) JUnit
13 8 (1.37%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.19%) Jasmine
14 7 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (1.19%) Mockito
15 6 (1.02%) TeamCity
16 3 (0.51%) Bitbucket
General
1 88 (15.02%) Marketing
2 71 (12.12%) Finance
3 29 (4.95%) Games
4 21 (3.58%) Banking
5 16 (2.73%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.39%) Public Sector
7 11 (1.88%) Automotive
8 10 (1.71%) Electronics
8 10 (1.71%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.19%) Law
10 4 (0.68%) Legal
11 2 (0.34%) Advertising
11 2 (0.34%) Retail
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 299 (51.02%) Developer
2 165 (28.16%) Software Engineer
3 106 (18.09%) .NET Developer
4 98 (16.72%) Software Developer
5 65 (11.09%) Senior Developer
6 57 (9.73%) Senior Software Engineer
7 52 (8.87%) Development Engineer
7 52 (8.87%) Software Development Engineer
8 44 (7.51%) Test Engineer
9 43 (7.34%) C# Developer
10 39 (6.66%) Tester
11 35 (5.97%) Full Stack Developer
12 32 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
13 30 (5.12%) Software Test Engineer
14 27 (4.61%) Senior Software Developer
15 26 (4.44%) .NET Software Engineer
15 26 (4.44%) Trainee
16 24 (4.10%) Games Tester
16 24 (4.10%) Test Development Engineer
16 24 (4.10%) Trainee Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (56.48%) .NET
2 172 (29.35%) HTML
3 166 (28.33%) CSS
4 127 (21.67%) .NET Core
4 127 (21.67%) ASP.NET
5 96 (16.38%) AngularJS
6 95 (16.21%) .NET Framework
7 86 (14.68%) HTML5
8 74 (12.63%) React
9 70 (11.95%) Entity Framework
10 66 (11.26%) jQuery
11 59 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (7.00%) CSS3
13 37 (6.31%) XML
14 36 (6.14%) REST
15 35 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
16 31 (5.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 31 (5.29%) Web Services
17 24 (4.10%) Java SE
17 24 (4.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 88 (15.02%) Mobile App
2 82 (13.99%) EPoS
3 52 (8.87%) Data Structures
4 36 (6.14%) User Experience
5 33 (5.63%) Algorithms
6 31 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
7 25 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (3.75%) Management Information System
8 22 (3.75%) Organisational Skills
9 21 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.05%) Life Science
11 11 (1.88%) LIMS
12 10 (1.71%) Renewable Energy
13 7 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
15 3 (0.51%) Mobile Games
16 2 (0.34%) NHS
16 2 (0.34%) Robotics
16 2 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
17 1 (0.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.95%) Linux
2 22 (3.75%) Windows
3 13 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.37%) Android
5 5 (0.85%) Unix
5 5 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.17%) CentOS
7 1 (0.17%) Debian
7 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (29.52%) Software Engineering
3 138 (23.55%) DevOps
4 129 (22.01%) MVC
5 123 (20.99%) OO
6 98 (16.72%) SDLC
7 95 (16.21%) OOP
8 87 (14.85%) Test Automation
9 84 (14.33%) TDD
10 75 (12.80%) Scrum
11 68 (11.60%) Software Testing
12 67 (11.43%) Microservices
13 62 (10.58%) BDD
14 56 (9.56%) Mentoring
15 52 (8.87%) Problem-Solving
16 51 (8.70%) Web Development
17 41 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (6.66%) Computer Science
19 32 (5.46%) SDET
20 30 (5.12%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 270 (46.08%) JavaScript
2 151 (25.77%) SQL
3 138 (23.55%) Java
4 113 (19.28%) Python
5 73 (12.46%) C++
6 46 (7.85%) TypeScript
7 35 (5.97%) Java 8
7 35 (5.97%) PHP
8 24 (4.10%) C
9 16 (2.73%) Scala
10 14 (2.39%) Ruby
11 12 (2.05%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.88%) VB
13 8 (1.37%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.19%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.85%) Delphi
15 5 (0.85%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.51%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.51%) Smalltalk
16 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (6.48%) Degree
2 26 (4.44%) ISTQB
3 24 (4.10%) CIW
3 24 (4.10%) OCA
3 24 (4.10%) OCP
3 24 (4.10%) Oracle Certification
4 22 (3.75%) ISEB
4 22 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.02%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.34%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.68%) QA
2 23 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) IEC 61131
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (9.22%) Docker
2 5 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 44 (7.51%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.51%) Terraform
3 2 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 157 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 54 (9.22%) Oracle
3 20 (3.41%) Xamarin
4 19 (3.24%) Google
5 13 (2.22%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.37%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.85%) Ceridian
7 5 (0.85%) Xero
8 4 (0.68%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.34%) Adobe
9 2 (0.34%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.17%) Charles River
10 1 (0.17%) Intel
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.17%) Sage
10 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.17%) Sybase
10 1 (0.17%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.17%) Zend