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

C#
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -11
Permanent jobs citing C# 49 45 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 51.04% 40.91% 11.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 71.01% 54.88% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 10
West Lothian median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £33,250 £27,500 £32,350
90th Percentile £45,100 £52,500 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 69 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 71.88% 74.55% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 69 40
West Lothian median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,000 £30,650
90th Percentile £46,150 £50,500 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +2.47%

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 April 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 April 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 23 £38,500 -0.65%
C#
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 32 (65.31%) SQL Server
2 30 (61.22%) .NET
3 27 (55.10%) WPF
4 20 (40.82%) Software Engineering
5 15 (30.61%) C++
5 15 (30.61%) WCF
6 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 14 (28.57%) Degree
6 14 (28.57%) Entity Framework
7 12 (24.49%) Delphi
7 12 (24.49%) Windows
8 11 (22.45%) SQL
9 10 (20.41%) SDLC
10 9 (18.37%) Python
11 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.29%) Physics
13 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
13 6 (12.24%) C
13 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
13 6 (12.24%) MVC
13 6 (12.24%) Electronics
14 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
14 5 (10.20%) VB
14 5 (10.20%) OO
14 5 (10.20%) XML
14 5 (10.20%) Firmware
14 5 (10.20%) OOD

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 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.16%) SMS
3 3 (6.12%) HTTP
4 2 (4.08%) IPv4
4 2 (4.08%) IPv6
4 2 (4.08%) VLAN
5 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (65.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Bugzilla
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.24%) Electronics
2 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Developer
2 22 (44.90%) C# Developer
3 17 (34.69%) Applications Developer
3 17 (34.69%) C# Application Developer
3 17 (34.69%) Desktop Support
4 14 (28.57%) Software Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) C++ Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Delphi Developer
6 7 (14.29%) C++ Applications Developer
6 7 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.20%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 27 (55.10%) WPF
3 15 (30.61%) WCF
4 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 14 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (10.20%) XML
7 3 (6.12%) jQuery
7 3 (6.12%) REST
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Optoelectronics
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) User Experience
5 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 10 (20.41%) SDLC
4 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.29%) Physics
5 6 (12.24%) MVC
6 5 (10.20%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (10.20%) OO
6 5 (10.20%) OOD
6 5 (10.20%) Visualisation
7 4 (8.16%) Data Acquisition
7 4 (8.16%) Numerical Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (6.12%) Data Management
9 2 (4.08%) BDD
9 2 (4.08%) Customer-Centricity
9 2 (4.08%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (4.08%) DevOps
9 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) C++
2 12 (24.49%) Delphi
3 11 (22.45%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) Python
5 6 (12.24%) C
5 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.20%) VB
7 4 (8.16%) Tcl
8 2 (4.08%) Julia
8 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.08%) VB6
9 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Ansible
1 2 (4.08%) Munin
1 2 (4.08%) Nagios
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.08%) Prometheus
2 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) New Relic