Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing C# 961 826 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 17.39% 15.46% 11.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.94% 29.18% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 717 504 516
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,188
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 3439 2831 3156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 62.23% 52.98% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 1653 1984
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,656 £28,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +1.12%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +4 462 £40,000 -5.88% 36
Glasgow -2 376 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Dundee +1 35 £40,750 +20.74% 3
West Lothian +3 28 £40,000 - 1
Aberdeen +2 19 £34,000 -17.58% 2
Fife +1 14 £40,000 +23.08% 1
South Lanarkshire -8 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Lothian - 5 £43,000 -
Stirling -1 2 £42,500 -10.53%
Lanarkshire -2 1 - -
Renfrewshire -5 1 £27,500 -32.10%
North Lanarkshire -8 1 £40,000 +6.67%
Highlands - 1 £42,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £35,000 -
Orkney Islands - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £37,500 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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#.

1 754 (78.46%) .NET
2 492 (51.20%) Agile Software Development
3 437 (45.47%) MVC
4 429 (44.64%) SQL Server
5 412 (42.87%) JavaScript
6 406 (42.25%) ASP.NET
7 346 (36.00%) HTML
8 306 (31.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 296 (30.80%) SQL
10 252 (26.22%) Java
10 252 (26.22%) CSS
11 222 (23.10%) TDD
12 209 (21.75%) AngularJS
13 193 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
14 191 (19.88%) Degree
15 184 (19.15%) Visual Studio
16 183 (19.04%) Scrum
17 169 (17.59%) Software Engineering
18 166 (17.27%) Microsoft
19 165 (17.17%) .NET Framework
20 163 (16.96%) OO
21 160 (16.65%) Finance
22 156 (16.23%) C++
23 149 (15.50%) Python
24 131 (13.63%) Git (software)
25 119 (12.38%) Windows
26 108 (11.24%) Test Automation
27 103 (10.72%) Entity Framework
28 101 (10.51%) SDLC
28 101 (10.51%) WCF

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 47 (4.89%) Umbraco
2 44 (4.58%) CMS
3 34 (3.54%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.87%) IIS
5 17 (1.77%) EPiServer
6 14 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (1.25%) Confluence
8 5 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.52%) Content Management Server
8 5 (0.52%) K2 blackpearl
9 4 (0.42%) Apache
9 4 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.42%) Immediacy CMS
9 4 (0.42%) Kentico
9 4 (0.42%) Sitefinity
10 3 (0.31%) GemFire
10 3 (0.31%) JBoss
10 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (0.83%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.52%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.10%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.10%) iTrent
3 1 (0.10%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 97 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.87%) SaaS
4 10 (1.04%) GitHub
5 9 (0.94%) Office 365
6 7 (0.73%) npm
7 5 (0.52%) Slack
8 3 (0.31%) iTunes
8 3 (0.31%) Trello
9 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.04%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.52%) Internet
2 5 (0.52%) SMS
3 2 (0.21%) HTTP
3 2 (0.21%) Intranet
3 2 (0.21%) LAN
3 2 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.21%) WAN
4 1 (0.10%) DHCP
4 1 (0.10%) DNS
4 1 (0.10%) Firewall
4 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.10%) RTSP
4 1 (0.10%) SAN
4 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 82 (8.53%) Relational Database
3 61 (6.35%) Big Data
4 53 (5.52%) NoSQL
5 33 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 25 (2.60%) GIS
7 25 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 25 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 23 (2.39%) MySQL
9 21 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.25%) Data Mining
14 11 (1.14%) Oracle Database
15 8 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.73%) MongoDB
17 6 (0.62%) Power BI
18 5 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 184 (19.15%) Visual Studio
2 131 (13.63%) Git (software)
3 60 (6.24%) Selenium
4 53 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 31 (3.23%) NUnit
7 28 (2.91%) JUnit
8 27 (2.81%) JIRA
9 25 (2.60%) Maven
10 24 (2.50%) MSBuild
11 23 (2.39%) TeamCity
12 22 (2.29%) Subversion
13 19 (1.98%) Jasmine
13 19 (1.98%) Moq
14 17 (1.77%) Artifactory
14 17 (1.77%) Bugzilla
14 17 (1.77%) CMake
14 17 (1.77%) NuGet
14 17 (1.77%) Phabricator
14 17 (1.77%) Ranorex
General
1 160 (16.65%) Finance
2 60 (6.24%) Banking
3 35 (3.64%) Marketing
4 27 (2.81%) Electronics
5 22 (2.29%) Automotive
5 22 (2.29%) Financial Institution
6 16 (1.66%) Investment Banking
6 16 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.35%) Military
8 12 (1.25%) Games
9 11 (1.14%) Legal
10 9 (0.94%) Advertising
11 5 (0.52%) Publishing
12 4 (0.42%) Retail
13 3 (0.31%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.21%) Front Office
14 2 (0.21%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.10%) Law
15 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 659 (68.57%) Developer
2 321 (33.40%) C# Developer
3 268 (27.89%) .NET Developer
4 162 (16.86%) Senior Developer
5 145 (15.09%) Software Developer
6 143 (14.88%) Software Engineer
7 125 (13.01%) C# .NET Developer
8 82 (8.53%) Senior C# Developer
9 71 (7.39%) Senior .NET Developer
10 67 (6.97%) ASP.NET Developer
11 61 (6.35%) .NET Software Developer
12 60 (6.24%) C# Software Developer
13 52 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 52 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 51 (5.31%) Full Stack Developer
15 49 (5.10%) Test Engineer
16 48 (4.99%) SQL Developer
17 37 (3.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 35 (3.64%) Web Developer
19 32 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 754 (78.46%) .NET
2 406 (42.25%) ASP.NET
3 346 (36.00%) HTML
4 306 (31.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 252 (26.22%) CSS
6 209 (21.75%) AngularJS
7 165 (17.17%) .NET Framework
8 103 (10.72%) Entity Framework
9 101 (10.51%) WCF
10 94 (9.78%) HTML5
10 94 (9.78%) RESTful
11 92 (9.57%) jQuery
12 87 (9.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 86 (8.95%) CSS3
14 84 (8.74%) React
15 72 (7.49%) WPF
16 57 (5.93%) Node.js
17 51 (5.31%) XML
18 46 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 44 (4.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.53%) Computer Science
2 72 (7.49%) Greenfield Project
3 47 (4.89%) User Experience
4 45 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
5 43 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (3.95%) Robotics
7 32 (3.33%) Algorithms
8 18 (1.87%) Mobile App
9 17 (1.77%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.83%) Management Information System
12 7 (0.73%) Arduino
12 7 (0.73%) Driving Licence
12 7 (0.73%) Raspberry Pi
12 7 (0.73%) Social Network
13 6 (0.62%) Fintech
13 6 (0.62%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.52%) Cloud Native
14 5 (0.52%) iPhone
15 4 (0.42%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 119 (12.38%) Windows
2 80 (8.32%) Linux
3 41 (4.27%) Android
4 27 (2.81%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.39%) Unix
6 20 (2.08%) Debian
7 10 (1.04%) VxWorks
8 5 (0.52%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.42%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.31%) CentOS
10 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (51.20%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (45.47%) MVC
3 222 (23.10%) TDD
4 193 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
5 183 (19.04%) Scrum
6 169 (17.59%) Software Engineering
7 163 (16.96%) OO
8 108 (11.24%) Test Automation
9 101 (10.51%) SDLC
10 73 (7.60%) Unit Testing
11 69 (7.18%) Web Development
12 53 (5.52%) Mentoring
12 53 (5.52%) Software Testing
13 45 (4.68%) BDD
14 43 (4.47%) Web Application Development
15 38 (3.95%) Mathematics
16 34 (3.54%) Front End Development
17 32 (3.33%) OOP
18 30 (3.12%) DevOps
18 30 (3.12%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 412 (42.87%) JavaScript
2 296 (30.80%) SQL
3 252 (26.22%) Java
4 156 (16.23%) C++
5 149 (15.50%) Python
6 63 (6.56%) Ruby
7 55 (5.72%) VB
8 51 (5.31%) C
9 40 (4.16%) T-SQL
9 40 (4.16%) VB.NET
10 31 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 26 (2.71%) PL/SQL
12 24 (2.50%) TypeScript
13 17 (1.77%) Scala
14 16 (1.66%) PHP
15 11 (1.14%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.94%) Perl
17 8 (0.83%) XAML
18 6 (0.62%) ActionScript
18 6 (0.62%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 191 (19.88%) Degree
2 43 (4.47%) Numerate Degree
3 35 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.46%) MCAD
5 14 (1.46%) MCSD
5 14 (1.46%) MCTS
6 2 (0.21%) ISEB
6 2 (0.21%) MCSE
6 2 (0.21%) PhD
6 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.10%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.10%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.10%) MCP
7 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.39%) QA
2 5 (0.52%) SLA
3 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.21%) Basel III
4 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (3.33%) Firmware
2 11 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.62%) Docker
4 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 15 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.21%) Ansible
2 2 (0.21%) SCCM
3 1 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.10%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.10%) Puppet
3 1 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 166 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 46 (4.79%) Oracle
3 32 (3.33%) Xamarin
4 15 (1.56%) Sitecore
5 11 (1.14%) VMware
6 6 (0.62%) IBM
7 5 (0.52%) Facebook
8 4 (0.42%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.31%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.31%) Informatica
9 3 (0.31%) Nintex
9 3 (0.31%) Splunk
10 2 (0.21%) Adobe
10 2 (0.21%) Google
10 2 (0.21%) IFS
10 2 (0.21%) SunGard
10 2 (0.21%) Verint
11 1 (0.10%) Citrix
11 1 (0.10%) Cognos
11 1 (0.10%) HP