The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 17 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 11 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.20% 2.57% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.07% 6.42% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £41,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 109 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.86% 40.07% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 57 87 80
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

C
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Aberdeen region.

C Salary Trend in Aberdeen

C
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 12 (60.00%) HNC
2 9 (45.00%) HND
3 7 (35.00%) AutoCAD
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) R
5 4 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (15.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.00%) WinForms
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) UNIX
7 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) VB
7 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.00%) MS Project
8 1 (5.00%) HTML
8 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.00%) Perl
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
8 1 (5.00%) Python

C
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Draughtsman
2 4 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Electrical Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Electrical Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) OOP
2 1 (5.00%) OO
2 1 (5.00%) SOA
2 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) R
2 4 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) HNC
2 9 (45.00%) HND
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Siemens
2 1 (5.00%) Nintex
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Yoh
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £390 - £400 per day
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