Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -6
Permanent jobs citing C# 986 796 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 17.65% 17.28% 14.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.76% 30.21% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 760 526 562
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £53,700
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 3,205 2,635 3,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.39% 57.21% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,214 1,635 1,949
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,900 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 0 433 £40,000 - 56
Glasgow +1 406 £42,500 +6.25% 62
West Lothian +1 42 £40,000 - 5
Dundee +4 36 £35,500 -5.33% 11
Aberdeen +4 20 £32,500 -16.67% 4
Fife +6 17 £45,000 +38.46% 3
North Lanarkshire -2 13 £40,000 +14.29% 1
South Lanarkshire -1 10 £42,500 -11.46%
Midlothian 0 3 £38,000 -13.14% 1
Scottish Borders +1 2 £35,750 -15.88%
Lanarkshire -4 1 - -
Stirling -4 1 £40,000 -25.58%
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £55,000 - 1
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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#.

1 793 (80.43%) .NET
2 447 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
3 381 (38.64%) MVC
4 379 (38.44%) ASP.NET
5 372 (37.73%) SQL Server
6 370 (37.53%) JavaScript
7 366 (37.12%) SQL
8 317 (32.15%) HTML
9 283 (28.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 249 (25.25%) Java
11 226 (22.92%) CSS
12 204 (20.69%) AngularJS
13 200 (20.28%) Microsoft
13 200 (20.28%) Software Engineering
14 197 (19.98%) TDD
15 184 (18.66%) .NET Framework
16 170 (17.24%) Git (software)
17 165 (16.73%) C++
18 163 (16.53%) Degree
19 155 (15.72%) Scrum
20 151 (15.31%) Visual Studio
21 142 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
22 133 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
23 130 (13.18%) Windows
23 130 (13.18%) OO
24 128 (12.98%) Python
25 127 (12.88%) Entity Framework
26 125 (12.68%) React
27 120 (12.17%) WCF
28 117 (11.87%) RESTful

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 65 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.14%) Umbraco
3 30 (3.04%) CMS
4 27 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 23 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (1.42%) IIS
7 10 (1.01%) EPiServer
8 9 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.71%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.61%) Apache
10 6 (0.61%) Confluence
10 6 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.30%) GemFire
12 3 (0.30%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.30%) Podio
12 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.20%) nginx
13 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.61%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 19 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.61%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.51%) Dynamics SL
4 5 (0.51%) Epicor Tropos
4 5 (0.51%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.20%) Adaptiv
5 2 (0.20%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.20%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 106 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (3.65%) Office 365
4 33 (3.35%) npm
5 22 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (1.83%) SaaS
7 15 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.91%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (0.81%) GitHub
11 7 (0.71%) Slack
12 4 (0.41%) BlazeMeter
12 4 (0.41%) BrowserStack
12 4 (0.41%) iTunes
13 3 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.30%) Serverless
13 3 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.72%) SMS
2 16 (1.62%) Intranet
3 11 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.01%) HTTP
5 6 (0.61%) SSL
6 4 (0.41%) Internet
7 2 (0.20%) FTP
7 2 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.20%) SAN
7 2 (0.20%) SSH
8 1 (0.10%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.10%) Firewall
8 1 (0.10%) RS-232
8 1 (0.10%) RS-485
8 1 (0.10%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (37.73%) SQL Server
2 87 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 65 (6.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 59 (5.98%) Big Data
5 54 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 33 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (3.25%) GIS
9 23 (2.33%) MySQL
10 22 (2.23%) RDBMS
11 19 (1.93%) MongoDB
11 19 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.12%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (0.91%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 170 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 151 (15.31%) Visual Studio
3 65 (6.59%) Selenium
4 43 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (3.35%) Jenkins
6 29 (2.94%) Bugzilla
6 29 (2.94%) MSBuild
7 26 (2.64%) NetBeans
7 26 (2.64%) NuGet
8 25 (2.54%) Jasmine
8 25 (2.54%) JIRA
9 24 (2.43%) Artifactory
9 24 (2.43%) CMake
9 24 (2.43%) Maven
9 24 (2.43%) Phabricator
9 24 (2.43%) Ranorex
9 24 (2.43%) SonarQube
10 22 (2.23%) JUnit
10 22 (2.23%) Protractor
11 21 (2.13%) TestNG
General
1 111 (11.26%) Finance
2 78 (7.91%) Advertising
3 26 (2.64%) Marketing
4 22 (2.23%) Games
5 18 (1.83%) Banking
6 17 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 17 (1.72%) Retail
7 15 (1.52%) Automotive
8 14 (1.42%) Local Government
9 8 (0.81%) Electronics
9 8 (0.81%) Legal
10 7 (0.71%) Law
11 6 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.10%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 650 (65.92%) Developer
2 288 (29.21%) .NET Developer
3 237 (24.04%) C# Developer
4 144 (14.60%) Software Engineer
5 97 (9.84%) Software Developer
6 93 (9.43%) Senior Developer
7 76 (7.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 55 (5.58%) Test Engineer
9 45 (4.56%) Web Developer
10 44 (4.46%) Full Stack Developer
11 42 (4.26%) C# Software Engineer
12 40 (4.06%) SQL Developer
13 37 (3.75%) .NET Software Developer
14 36 (3.65%) SharePoint Developer
15 35 (3.55%) ASP.NET Developer
15 35 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
16 33 (3.35%) Senior C# Developer
17 30 (3.04%) Development Engineer
17 30 (3.04%) Software Development Engineer
18 29 (2.94%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 793 (80.43%) .NET
2 379 (38.44%) ASP.NET
3 317 (32.15%) HTML
4 283 (28.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 226 (22.92%) CSS
6 204 (20.69%) AngularJS
7 184 (18.66%) .NET Framework
8 133 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
9 127 (12.88%) Entity Framework
10 125 (12.68%) React
11 120 (12.17%) WCF
12 117 (11.87%) RESTful
13 110 (11.16%) WPF
14 102 (10.34%) Node.js
15 80 (8.11%) HTML5
15 80 (8.11%) jQuery
16 75 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 67 (6.80%) CSS3
18 51 (5.17%) XML
19 49 (4.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.59%) Computer Science
2 64 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
3 61 (6.19%) Robotics
4 55 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
6 38 (3.85%) User Experience
7 34 (3.45%) Algorithms
8 30 (3.04%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.42%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.12%) Optoelectronics
11 10 (1.01%) iPhone
12 9 (0.91%) Social Network
13 7 (0.71%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.61%) Cloud Native
14 6 (0.61%) Fintech
14 6 (0.61%) iPad
15 5 (0.51%) Driving Licence
16 4 (0.41%) e-Learning
16 4 (0.41%) PlayStation
17 3 (0.30%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 130 (13.18%) Windows
2 59 (5.98%) Linux
3 26 (2.64%) Debian
4 24 (2.43%) Android
5 16 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.62%) Unix
6 5 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.41%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.20%) CentOS
8 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (38.64%) MVC
3 200 (20.28%) Software Engineering
4 197 (19.98%) TDD
5 155 (15.72%) Scrum
6 142 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
7 130 (13.18%) OO
8 107 (10.85%) Test Automation
9 91 (9.23%) SDLC
10 85 (8.62%) BDD
11 78 (7.91%) Web Development
12 65 (6.59%) DevOps
12 65 (6.59%) Unit Testing
13 62 (6.29%) Innovative Thinking
13 62 (6.29%) Web Application Development
14 54 (5.48%) Mentoring
14 54 (5.48%) OOP
15 50 (5.07%) MVVM
15 50 (5.07%) Software Testing
16 47 (4.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 370 (37.53%) JavaScript
2 366 (37.12%) SQL
3 249 (25.25%) Java
4 165 (16.73%) C++
5 128 (12.98%) Python
6 75 (7.61%) Ruby
7 61 (6.19%) T-SQL
8 43 (4.36%) C
9 37 (3.75%) TypeScript
10 35 (3.55%) VB
11 32 (3.25%) VB.NET
12 28 (2.84%) PL/SQL
13 26 (2.64%) PHP
14 25 (2.54%) PowerShell
15 22 (2.23%) Scala
16 18 (1.83%) ES6
17 14 (1.42%) Perl
18 10 (1.01%) Bash Shell
18 10 (1.01%) VBA
19 9 (0.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 163 (16.53%) Degree
2 39 (3.96%) Numerate Degree
3 26 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (0.91%) Security Cleared
7 8 (0.81%) MCAD
7 8 (0.81%) MCSD
7 8 (0.81%) MCTS
8 4 (0.41%) ISEB
8 4 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.41%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.30%) MCSE
10 2 (0.20%) PhD
11 1 (0.10%) CEH
11 1 (0.10%) CISSP
11 1 (0.10%) GCFA
11 1 (0.10%) GCIH
11 1 (0.10%) GIAC
11 1 (0.10%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.54%) QA
2 5 (0.51%) PMO
3 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.20%) GDPR
4 2 (0.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) HL7
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (1.62%) Docker
1 16 (1.62%) Firmware
2 6 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) HDFS
3 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 12 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.12%) Puppet
4 5 (0.51%) Ansible
5 3 (0.30%) Kibana
5 3 (0.30%) logstash
6 2 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.20%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.20%) Mesos
6 2 (0.20%) Munin
6 2 (0.20%) Nagios
6 2 (0.20%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.20%) SCCM
7 1 (0.10%) Nessus
7 1 (0.10%) Nmap
Vendors
1 200 (20.28%) Microsoft
2 60 (6.09%) Oracle
3 37 (3.75%) Facebook
4 25 (2.54%) Google
5 19 (1.93%) Xamarin
6 9 (0.91%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.71%) Epicor
8 6 (0.61%) IFS
8 6 (0.61%) VMware
9 5 (0.51%) Infor
9 5 (0.51%) Sage
9 5 (0.51%) SAP
10 4 (0.41%) IBM
11 3 (0.30%) Nintex
11 3 (0.30%) Ogone
11 3 (0.30%) PayPal
12 2 (0.20%) Avaya
12 2 (0.20%) Cisco
12 2 (0.20%) HP
12 2 (0.20%) SunGard