Period
to 25 November 2020

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 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 6 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C# 407 772 926
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 20.23% 16.58% 17.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.56% 28.23% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 319 592 708
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,800 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +8.89%

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 1,332 2,735 3,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 66.20% 58.75% 56.93%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1,716 1,975
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 25 November 2020.

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 November 2020. 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 +2 168 £47,500 +5.56% 32
Edinburgh +3 148 £47,500 +11.76% 36
Dundee -1 27 £55,000 +32.53% 2
West Lothian +2 21 £40,000 -8.57% 8
Stirling +6 10 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Fife -1 8 £41,000 -11.35% 2
Aberdeen -2 6 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Scottish Borders - 3 £31,500 -
Falkirk - 2 £44,000 -
Aberdeenshire 0 1 - -
South Lanarkshire 0 1 £40,000 +6.67%
Clackmannanshire - 1 £45,000 -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, 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#.

1 268 (65.85%) .NET
2 186 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (42.51%) JavaScript
4 141 (34.64%) Software Engineering
5 131 (32.19%) SQL
6 122 (29.98%) Java
6 122 (29.98%) SQL Server
7 115 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 115 (28.26%) Azure
8 114 (28.01%) C++
9 102 (25.06%) OO
10 100 (24.57%) Finance
11 89 (21.87%) .NET Framework
12 86 (21.13%) Scrum
13 81 (19.90%) MVC
14 79 (19.41%) .NET Core
15 78 (19.16%) HTML
16 77 (18.92%) SDLC
17 75 (18.43%) CSS
18 73 (17.94%) AngularJS
19 64 (15.72%) React
20 63 (15.48%) DevOps
20 63 (15.48%) Microservices
21 61 (14.99%) ASP.NET
22 59 (14.50%) Test Automation
23 57 (14.00%) Mentoring
24 56 (13.76%) Artificial Intelligence
24 56 (13.76%) TDD
25 54 (13.27%) Python
26 52 (12.78%) jQuery

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 6 (1.47%) CMS
1 6 (1.47%) IIS
2 4 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (0.98%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.98%) Umbraco
3 3 (0.74%) Confluence
4 2 (0.49%) Apache
4 2 (0.49%) WordPress
5 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.25%) Kentico
5 1 (0.25%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 115 (28.26%) Azure
2 50 (12.29%) SaaS
3 49 (12.04%) AWS
4 20 (4.91%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.72%) GCP
6 6 (1.47%) GitHub
6 6 (1.47%) Power Platform
6 6 (1.47%) Serverless
7 5 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.98%) PaaS
9 2 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.49%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.25%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.25%) Logic Apps
10 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.74%) IPv4
1 3 (0.74%) IPv6
1 3 (0.74%) VLAN
2 2 (0.49%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.49%) Firewall
2 2 (0.49%) Network Security
2 2 (0.49%) Skype
2 2 (0.49%) SSL
3 1 (0.25%) HTTP
3 1 (0.25%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (29.98%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.14%) Relational Database
3 14 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.46%) MySQL
6 9 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.97%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.98%) Power BI
10 3 (0.74%) Big Data
10 3 (0.74%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.74%) Redis
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.25%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 40 (9.83%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.37%) Visual Studio
3 27 (6.63%) JIRA
4 25 (6.14%) Selenium
5 19 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (4.42%) SpecFlow
7 17 (4.18%) JMeter
8 15 (3.69%) FitNesse
9 13 (3.19%) Subversion
10 9 (2.21%) TestRail
11 8 (1.97%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.47%) CMake
13 5 (1.23%) Bugzilla
13 5 (1.23%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.98%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.74%) LabVIEW
15 3 (0.74%) NUnit
15 3 (0.74%) SoapUI
15 3 (0.74%) WebDriver
16 2 (0.49%) VisualWorks
General
1 100 (24.57%) Finance
2 22 (5.41%) Banking
3 11 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.46%) Electronics
5 9 (2.21%) Games
5 9 (2.21%) Marketing
6 6 (1.47%) Automotive
6 6 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.47%) Public Sector
7 3 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.49%) Advertising
8 2 (0.49%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) German Language
9 1 (0.25%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 211 (51.84%) Developer
2 108 (26.54%) Software Engineer
3 71 (17.44%) Software Developer
4 57 (14.00%) .NET Developer
5 44 (10.81%) C# Developer
6 35 (8.60%) Senior Developer
7 34 (8.35%) .NET Software Engineer
8 31 (7.62%) Senior Software Engineer
9 23 (5.65%) Full Stack Developer
10 22 (5.41%) C# Software Engineer
11 19 (4.67%) Test Engineer
12 14 (3.44%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (3.19%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (2.95%) Architect
14 12 (2.95%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (2.95%) Lead Developer
15 11 (2.70%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
16 10 (2.46%) C# Software Developer
17 9 (2.21%) Senior C# Software Engineer
17 9 (2.21%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (65.85%) .NET
2 89 (21.87%) .NET Framework
3 79 (19.41%) .NET Core
4 78 (19.16%) HTML
5 75 (18.43%) CSS
6 73 (17.94%) AngularJS
7 64 (15.72%) React
8 61 (14.99%) ASP.NET
9 52 (12.78%) jQuery
10 37 (9.09%) Entity Framework
10 37 (9.09%) HTML5
11 36 (8.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (8.85%) Web Services
12 30 (7.37%) Ajax
12 30 (7.37%) WPF
13 25 (6.14%) REST
14 23 (5.65%) XML
15 20 (4.91%) Backbone.js
16 19 (4.67%) RESTful
17 18 (4.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.32%) Algorithms
2 29 (7.13%) Data Structures
2 29 (7.13%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (5.90%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (5.16%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.46%) LIMS
7 9 (2.21%) User Experience
8 7 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (1.72%) Mobile Games
9 6 (1.47%) CUDA
10 5 (1.23%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.98%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.98%) Life Science
12 3 (0.74%) Blog
12 3 (0.74%) EPoS
12 3 (0.74%) Renewable Energy
13 2 (0.49%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.49%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.60%) Linux
2 18 (4.42%) Windows
3 7 (1.72%) Android
4 4 (0.98%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.74%) Unix
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.25%) Debian
7 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (34.64%) Software Engineering
3 102 (25.06%) OO
4 86 (21.13%) Scrum
5 81 (19.90%) MVC
6 77 (18.92%) SDLC
7 63 (15.48%) DevOps
7 63 (15.48%) Microservices
8 59 (14.50%) Test Automation
9 57 (14.00%) Mentoring
10 56 (13.76%) Artificial Intelligence
10 56 (13.76%) TDD
11 35 (8.60%) Sprint Retrospective
12 28 (6.88%) BDD
12 28 (6.88%) OOP
13 27 (6.63%) API Testing
13 27 (6.63%) Computer Science
13 27 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (6.14%) Fintech
14 25 (6.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 173 (42.51%) JavaScript
2 131 (32.19%) SQL
3 122 (29.98%) Java
4 114 (28.01%) C++
5 54 (13.27%) Python
6 34 (8.35%) C
7 18 (4.42%) Java 8
8 14 (3.44%) PL/SQL
9 12 (2.95%) Scala
10 11 (2.70%) VB
11 10 (2.46%) TypeScript
12 8 (1.97%) PHP
13 6 (1.47%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.47%) C-shell
13 6 (1.47%) F#
13 6 (1.47%) Fortran
13 6 (1.47%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.47%) Tcl
14 5 (1.23%) Delphi
14 5 (1.23%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 25 (6.14%) Degree
2 7 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.57%) QA
2 5 (1.23%) JTAG
3 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) PMO
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.18%) Docker
2 3 (0.74%) Firmware
3 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.49%) Ansible
2 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.49%) Puppet
2 2 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 115 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.62%) Ceridian
3 26 (6.39%) Oracle
4 21 (5.16%) Atlassian
5 15 (3.69%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.98%) Apple
6 4 (0.98%) Facebook
7 3 (0.74%) Solace
7 3 (0.74%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.49%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.49%) Google
8 2 (0.49%) HubSpot
8 2 (0.49%) Xero
9 1 (0.25%) Databricks
9 1 (0.25%) IBM
9 1 (0.25%) Intapp
9 1 (0.25%) Intel
9 1 (0.25%) OutSystems
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat