Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C# 1,013 970 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 17.77% 19.72% 15.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.39% 31.77% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 768 705 555
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,725 £57,500 £56,250
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 3,227 3,053 2,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.60% 62.08% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,213 1,874 1,667
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,300
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.42% +5.11%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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
Glasgow +1 465 £45,000 +12.50% 55
Edinburgh 0 403 £42,500 +6.25% 68
West Lothian +1 50 £45,000 +21.62% 7
Dundee 0 20 £40,000 -0.62% 10
Fife +7 18 £45,000 +2.27% 8
Aberdeen +5 15 £40,000 +14.29% 4
North Lanarkshire - 11 £40,000 -
South Lanarkshire -3 9 £42,500 -22.73%
South Ayrshire - 5 £40,000 -
Midlothian 0 4 £37,750 -31.36% 1
Stirling -9 2 - - 2
Scottish Borders +1 1 £35,000 -20.00%
Renfrewshire -2 1 - - 5
Lanarkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 £30,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,000 -
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
C#
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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#.

1 800 (78.97%) .NET
2 520 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
3 434 (42.84%) MVC
4 428 (42.25%) ASP.NET
5 413 (40.77%) SQL
5 413 (40.77%) SQL Server
6 351 (34.65%) JavaScript
7 303 (29.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 262 (25.86%) HTML
9 256 (25.27%) Java
10 234 (23.10%) AngularJS
11 219 (21.62%) TDD
12 207 (20.43%) Microsoft
13 198 (19.55%) Software Engineering
14 193 (19.05%) CSS
15 177 (17.47%) .NET Framework
16 173 (17.08%) OO
17 170 (16.78%) ASP.NET Web API
18 168 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
19 164 (16.19%) C++
19 164 (16.19%) Scrum
20 161 (15.89%) WCF
21 158 (15.60%) Git (software)
22 147 (14.51%) RESTful
23 146 (14.41%) Degree
24 142 (14.02%) Node.js
25 140 (13.82%) BDD
26 133 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
27 131 (12.93%) NoSQL
28 126 (12.44%) Entity Framework

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 57 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.06%) Umbraco
3 30 (2.96%) CMS
4 18 (1.78%) MQSeries
5 17 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (1.28%) EPiServer
6 13 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (0.99%) IIS
7 10 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.59%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.59%) Confluence
10 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.39%) Apache
11 4 (0.39%) Podio
11 4 (0.39%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.30%) SAS
13 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.099%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.099%) Maya
3 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.099%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 31 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.30%) Dynamics SL
4 2 (0.20%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.099%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.099%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 168 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (5.82%) npm
3 51 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (3.65%) Office 365
5 36 (3.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 31 (3.06%) Dynamics 365
7 23 (2.27%) SaaS
8 12 (1.18%) GitHub
9 11 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.09%) NuGet
10 6 (0.59%) iTunes
11 5 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.39%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.39%) Serverless
12 4 (0.39%) Slack
13 3 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.30%) Trello
14 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.20%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.86%) SMS
2 17 (1.68%) HTTP
3 14 (1.38%) Internet
4 11 (1.09%) Intranet
5 10 (0.99%) IPv4
5 10 (0.99%) IPv6
5 10 (0.99%) VLAN
6 5 (0.49%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.39%) Firewall
7 4 (0.39%) Hyperconnected
8 3 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.20%) DHCP
9 2 (0.20%) DNS
9 2 (0.20%) FTP
9 2 (0.20%) SSH
10 1 (0.099%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.099%) SSL
10 1 (0.099%) VoIP
10 1 (0.099%) VPN
10 1 (0.099%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (40.77%) SQL Server
2 131 (12.93%) NoSQL
3 93 (9.18%) SQL Server 2016
4 56 (5.53%) Relational Database
5 50 (4.94%) Big Data
6 36 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (3.36%) MongoDB
8 27 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (2.57%) GIS
10 24 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (1.88%) MySQL
12 18 (1.78%) Bigtable
13 16 (1.58%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.79%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.79%) HBase
16 8 (0.79%) Redis
16 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 158 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 116 (11.45%) Visual Studio
3 50 (4.94%) Selenium
4 49 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (3.46%) NUnit
6 33 (3.26%) JUnit
7 28 (2.76%) Jasmine
7 28 (2.76%) Jenkins
8 27 (2.67%) Bugzilla
8 27 (2.67%) JIRA
9 26 (2.57%) Subversion
9 26 (2.57%) TestNG
10 25 (2.47%) Babel
10 25 (2.47%) Protractor
10 25 (2.47%) Rhino Mocks
10 25 (2.47%) webpack
11 21 (2.07%) Log4Net
12 19 (1.88%) NetBeans
13 16 (1.58%) Moq
14 15 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 112 (11.06%) Finance
2 80 (7.90%) Advertising
3 34 (3.36%) Banking
4 33 (3.26%) Marketing
5 17 (1.68%) Electronics
6 16 (1.58%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.38%) Law
8 13 (1.28%) Retail
9 12 (1.18%) Games
10 10 (0.99%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.89%) Military
12 6 (0.59%) Local Government
13 4 (0.39%) Legal
14 3 (0.30%) Automotive
14 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.099%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.099%) Front Office
16 1 (0.099%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.099%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 703 (69.40%) Developer
2 370 (36.53%) .NET Developer
3 233 (23.00%) C# Developer
4 108 (10.66%) Software Developer
4 108 (10.66%) Software Engineer
5 99 (9.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 82 (8.09%) Senior Developer
7 47 (4.64%) Test Engineer
8 41 (4.05%) Lead Developer
9 40 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
10 37 (3.65%) Senior C# Developer
11 36 (3.55%) Senior Software Engineer
12 35 (3.46%) Web Developer
13 34 (3.36%) C# Software Engineer
14 33 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
15 32 (3.16%) .NET Software Developer
15 32 (3.16%) ASP.NET Developer
16 31 (3.06%) Analyst
17 29 (2.86%) Applications Developer
18 28 (2.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 800 (78.97%) .NET
2 428 (42.25%) ASP.NET
3 303 (29.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 262 (25.86%) HTML
5 234 (23.10%) AngularJS
6 193 (19.05%) CSS
7 177 (17.47%) .NET Framework
8 170 (16.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 161 (15.89%) WCF
10 147 (14.51%) RESTful
11 142 (14.02%) Node.js
12 126 (12.44%) Entity Framework
13 122 (12.04%) WPF
14 108 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 104 (10.27%) React
16 83 (8.19%) jQuery
17 70 (6.91%) Web Services
18 69 (6.81%) REST
19 68 (6.71%) HTML5
20 67 (6.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.90%) Enterprise Software
2 52 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (3.46%) Robotics
6 28 (2.76%) Algorithms
6 28 (2.76%) User Experience
7 27 (2.67%) Virtual Team
8 23 (2.27%) Mobile App
9 20 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
10 17 (1.68%) Fintech
11 13 (1.28%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.09%) iPhone
13 10 (0.99%) Data Structures
14 9 (0.89%) Fixed Income
14 9 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (0.59%) Xbox
16 5 (0.49%) Data Centre
16 5 (0.49%) iPad
16 5 (0.49%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 114 (11.25%) Windows
2 41 (4.05%) Linux
3 29 (2.86%) Android
4 23 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.18%) Unix
6 10 (0.99%) Debian
7 5 (0.49%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.099%) CentOS
8 1 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.099%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.099%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
2 434 (42.84%) MVC
3 219 (21.62%) TDD
4 198 (19.55%) Software Engineering
5 173 (17.08%) OO
6 164 (16.19%) Scrum
7 140 (13.82%) BDD
8 133 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
9 125 (12.34%) SDLC
10 109 (10.76%) Test Automation
11 100 (9.87%) Web Application Development
12 97 (9.58%) Web Development
13 84 (8.29%) Unit Testing
14 82 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
15 69 (6.81%) OOP
16 66 (6.52%) Collaborative Working
17 59 (5.82%) Microservices
18 51 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
19 50 (4.94%) Mentoring
19 50 (4.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 413 (40.77%) SQL
2 351 (34.65%) JavaScript
3 256 (25.27%) Java
4 164 (16.19%) C++
5 119 (11.75%) Python
6 110 (10.86%) Ruby
7 84 (8.29%) T-SQL
8 57 (5.63%) TypeScript
9 46 (4.54%) C
10 42 (4.15%) PL/SQL
11 40 (3.95%) VB.NET
12 29 (2.86%) ES6
13 26 (2.57%) VB
14 22 (2.17%) PHP
15 20 (1.97%) Perl
16 18 (1.78%) PowerShell
16 18 (1.78%) XPath
17 12 (1.18%) Objective-C
18 11 (1.09%) Scala
18 11 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 146 (14.41%) Degree
2 27 (2.67%) Numerate Degree
2 27 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.69%) ISEB
5 7 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.39%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.20%) MBA
7 2 (0.20%) PhD
7 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.099%) CCFE
8 1 (0.099%) CEPT
8 1 (0.099%) GCFE
8 1 (0.099%) GPEN
8 1 (0.099%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.099%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.76%) QA
2 7 (0.69%) SLA
3 5 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.30%) GDPR
4 3 (0.30%) PMO
5 1 (0.099%) HL7
5 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (3.75%) Docker
2 10 (0.99%) Firmware
3 3 (0.30%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.20%) HDFS
5 1 (0.099%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.099%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.099%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (2.96%) Puppet
2 29 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.39%) Ansible
5 2 (0.20%) Kibana
5 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.20%) logstash
5 2 (0.20%) Mesos
5 2 (0.20%) Munin
5 2 (0.20%) Nagios
5 2 (0.20%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.099%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.099%) Nessus
6 1 (0.099%) Nmap
6 1 (0.099%) SCCM
6 1 (0.099%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 207 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 81 (8.00%) Oracle
3 47 (4.64%) Facebook
4 40 (3.95%) Google
5 34 (3.36%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.28%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.69%) Sybase
8 5 (0.49%) SAP
9 4 (0.39%) Cisco
9 4 (0.39%) Tableau
10 2 (0.20%) Avaya
10 2 (0.20%) Epicor
10 2 (0.20%) IBM
10 2 (0.20%) New Relic
10 2 (0.20%) Pega
10 2 (0.20%) Splunk
10 2 (0.20%) Wallstreet Suite
11 1 (0.099%) HP
11 1 (0.099%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.099%) Veritas