Period
to 14 December 2019

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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C# 746 940 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.66% 17.73% 17.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.35% 31.21% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 541 682 713
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £56,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 2,631 3,012 3,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 58.77% 56.81% 60.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,656 2,000 2,234
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,312 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.32% +2.62% +5.26%

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 14 December 2019.

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 14 December 2019. 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
Glasgow 0 309 £45,000 - 61
Edinburgh -4 289 £42,500 -5.56% 67
Aberdeen 0 41 £46,250 +15.63% 14
Dundee -1 32 £41,500 -2.35% 5
West Lothian +2 25 £43,750 +6.06% 2
Fife -2 9 £47,500 +5.56% 4
West Dunbartonshire +4 8 - -
South Lanarkshire +7 4 £37,500 -11.76%
North Lanarkshire -4 4 £40,000 -
Aberdeenshire +1 3 £50,000 +21.95%
Midlothian -1 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Stirling -4 3 £45,000 +7.14%
Renfrewshire -5 3 £44,500 +2.30% 5
South Ayrshire +2 2 £50,000 -
East Ayrshire 0 1 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Angus - 1 £45,000 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, 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#.

1 571 (76.54%) .NET
2 342 (45.84%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (42.23%) JavaScript
4 305 (40.88%) SQL
5 255 (34.18%) ASP.NET
6 235 (31.50%) SQL Server
7 234 (31.37%) Software Engineering
8 226 (30.29%) Azure
9 204 (27.35%) MVC
10 192 (25.74%) CSS
11 191 (25.60%) AngularJS
12 190 (25.47%) HTML
13 181 (24.26%) Java
14 164 (21.98%) .NET Core
15 144 (19.30%) Microservices
16 132 (17.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 130 (17.43%) .NET Framework
17 130 (17.43%) Degree
18 129 (17.29%) C++
19 128 (17.16%) Microsoft
20 118 (15.82%) Test Automation
21 112 (15.01%) React
22 104 (13.94%) Scrum
23 102 (13.67%) SDLC
24 91 (12.20%) Windows
24 91 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
24 91 (12.20%) DevOps
25 89 (11.93%) Finance
26 85 (11.39%) TDD
27 81 (10.86%) HTML5

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 21 (2.82%) Umbraco
2 20 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.61%) CMS
4 7 (0.94%) WordPress
5 5 (0.67%) Confluence
5 5 (0.67%) EPiServer
6 4 (0.54%) ArcGIS
6 4 (0.54%) IIS
7 3 (0.40%) Apache
7 3 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.27%) Appian
8 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.13%) Drupal
9 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.13%) SAS
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.13%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.54%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.40%) 3ds Max
3 3 (0.40%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.54%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 226 (30.29%) Azure
2 69 (9.25%) AWS
3 26 (3.49%) SaaS
4 22 (2.95%) Power Platform
5 19 (2.55%) GCP
6 16 (2.14%) Office 365
7 15 (2.01%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (1.47%) PowerApps
8 11 (1.47%) Serverless
9 5 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.40%) GitHub
11 3 (0.40%) ShareGate
12 2 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.27%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.27%) iTunes
12 2 (0.27%) npm
12 2 (0.27%) Slack
12 2 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.67%) Internet
2 3 (0.40%) Wireless
3 2 (0.27%) FTP
4 1 (0.13%) Broadband
4 1 (0.13%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (31.50%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.09%) Big Data
3 37 (4.96%) NoSQL
4 31 (4.16%) GIS
5 26 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.08%) Data Mining
6 23 (3.08%) Relational Database
7 22 (2.95%) Power BI
8 20 (2.68%) Cosmos DB
9 19 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (1.74%) Text Mining
12 12 (1.61%) MySQL
12 12 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (0.80%) Electronic Patient Records
15 4 (0.54%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.40%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 75 (10.05%) Visual Studio
2 71 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 24 (3.22%) NetBeans
3 24 (3.22%) Selenium
4 22 (2.95%) JIRA
5 18 (2.41%) Subversion
6 16 (2.14%) TeamCity
7 14 (1.88%) Jenkins
8 12 (1.61%) NUnit
8 12 (1.61%) PostCSS
8 12 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.34%) Bitbucket
10 9 (1.21%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.94%) Appium
11 7 (0.94%) Postman
11 7 (0.94%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.94%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 5 (0.67%) Protractor
13 4 (0.54%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.54%) MSTest
General
1 89 (11.93%) Finance
2 30 (4.02%) Public Sector
3 24 (3.22%) Manufacturing
3 24 (3.22%) Military
4 21 (2.82%) Games
5 12 (1.61%) Retail
6 11 (1.47%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.34%) Banking
8 7 (0.94%) Automotive
9 5 (0.67%) Electronics
9 5 (0.67%) Law
9 5 (0.67%) Marketing
10 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.27%) Legal
11 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.13%) Advertising
12 1 (0.13%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 457 (61.26%) Developer
2 225 (30.16%) .NET Developer
3 170 (22.79%) Software Engineer
4 125 (16.76%) C# Developer
5 116 (15.55%) Software Developer
6 93 (12.47%) Senior Developer
7 75 (10.05%) C# Software Engineer
8 74 (9.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 56 (7.51%) .NET Software Developer
10 55 (7.37%) .NET Software Engineer
11 46 (6.17%) Senior Software Engineer
12 43 (5.76%) Senior .NET Developer
13 38 (5.09%) C# Software Developer
14 33 (4.42%) Senior C# Developer
15 30 (4.02%) Graduate
15 30 (4.02%) Java Engineer
16 29 (3.89%) Java Software Engineer
17 27 (3.62%) Azure Developer
18 26 (3.49%) C++ Software Engineer
19 24 (3.22%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 571 (76.54%) .NET
2 255 (34.18%) ASP.NET
3 192 (25.74%) CSS
4 191 (25.60%) AngularJS
5 190 (25.47%) HTML
6 164 (21.98%) .NET Core
7 132 (17.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 130 (17.43%) .NET Framework
9 112 (15.01%) React
10 91 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 81 (10.86%) HTML5
12 76 (10.19%) Web Services
13 70 (9.38%) RESTful
14 62 (8.31%) WPF
15 56 (7.51%) Entity Framework
16 55 (7.37%) jQuery
17 54 (7.24%) REST
18 45 (6.03%) CSS3
19 40 (5.36%) SOAP
20 36 (4.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.65%) Greenfield Project
2 69 (9.25%) Robotics
3 46 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (4.83%) Mobile App
4 36 (4.83%) User Experience
5 30 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (3.22%) Algorithms
7 13 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (0.80%) Data Structures
8 6 (0.80%) EPoS
8 6 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.67%) Media Streaming
9 5 (0.67%) Social Media
10 4 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.40%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.40%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.40%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.40%) iPhone
11 3 (0.40%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 91 (12.20%) Windows
2 39 (5.23%) Linux
3 27 (3.62%) Android
4 15 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.21%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.54%) VMS
7 3 (0.40%) VxWorks
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.13%) Debian
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (45.84%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (31.37%) Software Engineering
3 204 (27.35%) MVC
4 144 (19.30%) Microservices
5 118 (15.82%) Test Automation
6 104 (13.94%) Scrum
7 102 (13.67%) SDLC
8 91 (12.20%) DevOps
9 85 (11.39%) TDD
10 80 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
11 74 (9.92%) Problem-Solving
12 63 (8.45%) Innovative Thinking
13 62 (8.31%) OO
14 58 (7.77%) Mathematics
15 55 (7.37%) Machine Learning
15 55 (7.37%) Mentoring
16 50 (6.70%) OOP
17 49 (6.57%) Computer Science
18 48 (6.43%) Web Development
19 41 (5.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 315 (42.23%) JavaScript
2 305 (40.88%) SQL
3 181 (24.26%) Java
4 129 (17.29%) C++
5 78 (10.46%) TypeScript
6 72 (9.65%) Python
7 50 (6.70%) T-SQL
8 34 (4.56%) VB.NET
9 31 (4.16%) PowerShell
10 25 (3.35%) ES6
11 24 (3.22%) Ruby
12 23 (3.08%) C
13 18 (2.41%) Scala
14 10 (1.34%) Kotlin
14 10 (1.34%) VB
15 9 (1.21%) PHP
16 8 (1.07%) Perl
17 7 (0.94%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.80%) Embedded C
19 5 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 130 (17.43%) Degree
2 64 (8.58%) Numerate Degree
3 26 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 25 (3.35%) PhD
5 23 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.40%) HND
9 2 (0.27%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.27%) MCP
9 2 (0.27%) MCSD
9 2 (0.27%) PMP
9 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.57%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.40%) SLA
4 2 (0.27%) GDPR
5 1 (0.13%) JTAG
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (8.71%) Docker
2 5 (0.67%) Firmware
3 3 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 55 (7.37%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.27%) Ansible
3 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.27%) Terraform
4 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.13%) Oozie
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 128 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 26 (3.49%) Xamarin
3 19 (2.55%) Oracle
4 13 (1.74%) Google
5 12 (1.61%) UiPath
6 6 (0.80%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.67%) Automation Anywhere
7 5 (0.67%) Blue Prism
8 4 (0.54%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.54%) HP
9 3 (0.40%) ESRI
9 3 (0.40%) Intel
9 3 (0.40%) Mapbox
9 3 (0.40%) Nintex
9 3 (0.40%) Pega
10 2 (0.27%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.27%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.27%) Facebook
10 2 (0.27%) New Relic
10 2 (0.27%) Splunk