The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 20 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.26% 4.35% 6.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 5.45% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 Dundee region.

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 71.05% 79.71% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 40
Average salary £42,233 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.62% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,974 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

C
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

C Salary Trend in Dundee

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 7 (77.78%) Firmware
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) C++
4 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Android
4 4 (44.44%) Atmel
5 3 (33.33%) OpenWrt
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) WinDbg
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) PhD
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
6 2 (22.22%) Simulink
6 2 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 1 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (11.11%) SQLite
7 1 (11.11%) Qt
7 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) WinDbg
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Embedded Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) OpenWrt
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
2 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PhD
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Atmel
Dundee
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago