Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing C# 50 46 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 33.11% 40.35% 18.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.54% 54.12% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 14
West Lothian median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% -14.12% +14.86%
10th Percentile £32,250 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £52,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%

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 West Lothian with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 103 85 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 68.21% 74.56% 53.47%
Number of salaries quoted 63 71 32
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,250 £52,500 £49,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for C# in West Lothian

C#
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# in West Lothian.

Salary trend for C# in West Lothian

C#
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in West Lothian over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C# in West Lothian

C#
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Livingston -1 16 £39,750 +6.00% 7
Bathgate +1 1 £31,500 -3.08% 1
C#
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for C#.

1 30 (60.00%) .NET
2 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
3 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (38.00%) WPF
5 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 18 (36.00%) Windows
6 15 (30.00%) Degree
6 15 (30.00%) SQL
7 14 (28.00%) WCF
8 13 (26.00%) JIRA
8 13 (26.00%) Physics
8 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
8 13 (26.00%) Python
8 13 (26.00%) Bugzilla
8 13 (26.00%) SDLC
9 12 (24.00%) Electronics
9 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
10 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
11 10 (20.00%) VLAN
11 10 (20.00%) BDD
11 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 10 (20.00%) REST
11 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 10 (20.00%) TDD
11 10 (20.00%) HTTP
11 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 10 (20.00%) IPv4
11 10 (20.00%) IPv6
11 10 (20.00%) Tcl

C#
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 2 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) HTTP
1 10 (20.00%) IPv4
1 10 (20.00%) IPv6
1 10 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Bugzilla
1 13 (26.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
2 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.00%) git-flow
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (24.00%) Electronics
2 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Applications Developer
3 17 (34.00%) C# Application Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Desktop Support
4 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) C++ Applications Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C++ Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Delphi Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Product Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Product Test Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) .NET
2 19 (38.00%) WPF
3 14 (28.00%) WCF
4 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 10 (20.00%) REST
7 5 (10.00%) jQuery
8 4 (8.00%) Web Services
9 2 (4.00%) XML
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Fintech
3 2 (4.00%) Optoelectronics
4 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (26.00%) Physics
3 13 (26.00%) SDLC
4 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (20.00%) BDD
5 10 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 10 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (12.00%) MVC
6 6 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps
8 2 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (4.00%) Data Acquisition
8 2 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (4.00%) Kanban
8 2 (4.00%) Numerical Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.00%) Release Automation
8 2 (4.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) Python
3 10 (20.00%) Tcl
4 9 (18.00%) C++
5 7 (14.00%) Delphi
6 3 (6.00%) C
6 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) Julia
7 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
3 2 (4.00%) Ansible
3 2 (4.00%) Munin
3 2 (4.00%) Nagios
3 2 (4.00%) Prometheus
4 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) New Relic