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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 29 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing C 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.39% 10.00% 6.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 16.22% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
55 37 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 76.39% 61.67% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 44 17 58
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) WinDbg
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Atmel
2 2 (50.00%) OpenWrt
3 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) Qt
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) SQLite
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) WinDbg
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Embedded Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Product Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) OpenWrt
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atmel