Period
to 21 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 4 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 -8
Permanent jobs citing C# 36 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 40.91% 24.05% 11.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.29% 38.78% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 14
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.91% +11.35%
10th Percentile £28,375 £31,175 £30,300
90th Percentile £45,250 £46,500 £53,375
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 West Lothian with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 56 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 63.64% 62.03% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 51
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,200 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £49,000 £47,425 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 January 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 January 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 29 £40,000 - 4
Bathgate +2 1 £30,000 -7.69%
C#
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for C#.

1 25 (69.44%) .NET
2 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
3 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 14 (38.89%) C++
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 13 (36.11%) Degree
5 12 (33.33%) WPF
6 11 (30.56%) Python
7 10 (27.78%) XML
7 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
8 9 (25.00%) MVC
8 9 (25.00%) C
8 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (25.00%) Windows
8 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (25.00%) Firmware
8 9 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
8 9 (25.00%) Optoelectronics
9 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
9 8 (22.22%) OO
9 8 (22.22%) Delphi
10 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
10 7 (19.44%) OOD
10 7 (19.44%) SDLC
10 7 (19.44%) Entity Framework
11 6 (16.67%) VB
12 5 (13.89%) Physics

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 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) SMS
3 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Bugzilla
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Firmware Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
4 6 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Test Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) WPF
3 10 (27.78%) XML
4 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 7 (19.44%) Entity Framework
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.11%) WCF
8 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.33%) HTML
9 2 (5.56%) HTML5
9 2 (5.56%) jQuery
9 2 (5.56%) RESTful
9 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.78%) CSS
10 1 (2.78%) React
10 1 (2.78%) REST
10 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Optoelectronics
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
2 14 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 9 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 9 (25.00%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) OO
5 7 (19.44%) OOD
5 7 (19.44%) SDLC
6 5 (13.89%) Physics
6 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
7 4 (11.11%) Numerical Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
9 2 (5.56%) Analytical Thinking
9 2 (5.56%) Data Management
9 2 (5.56%) High Availability
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Optimisation
9 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Disruptive Innovation
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C++
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) C
5 8 (22.22%) Delphi
6 6 (16.67%) VB
7 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.33%) Julia
8 3 (8.33%) MATLAB
8 3 (8.33%) VB6
9 2 (5.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft