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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 4 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing C 15 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 22.39% 12.50% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.91% 16.00% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
47 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 70.15% 78.13% 66.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 29
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 8 (42.11%) C++
1 8 (42.11%) Firmware
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
3 4 (21.05%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Atmel
3 4 (21.05%) Android
3 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
4 3 (15.79%) Qt
4 3 (15.79%) SQLite
4 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.79%) OpenWrt
4 3 (15.79%) WinDbg
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++
5 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 2 (10.53%) ISTQB

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (5.26%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (15.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) WinDbg
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Automotive
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Trainee
2 5 (26.32%) Firmware Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Firmware Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Home Automation
3 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Android
3 3 (15.79%) OpenWrt
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) SOA
1 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
1 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
2 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++
3 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
2 1 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Atmel
Dundee, Angus
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago