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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 8 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 5 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 11.36% 12.86% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.73% 15.25% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -23.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
22 59 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 50.00% 84.29% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 13
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Dundee

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Android
4 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) Atmel
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) WinDbg
6 3 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) Firmware
6 3 (30.00%) PhD
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Games
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (10.00%) Hudson
8 1 (10.00%) Change Control
8 1 (10.00%) FishEye
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (10.00%) QA
8 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) C#
8 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) JIRA

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) WinDbg
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) FishEye
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Atmel
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix