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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 11 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing C 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 14.58% 13.11% 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.92% 17.39% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £31,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +23.07%
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
37 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 77.08% 75.41% 73.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 39
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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%) Mathematics
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (21.05%) Android
5 4 (21.05%) Atmel
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++
6 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.79%) WinDbg
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
7 2 (10.53%) SQLite
7 2 (10.53%) OpenWrt
7 2 (10.53%) Qt
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (10.53%) SQLite
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
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 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Software Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Firmware Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
2 5 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Android
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (10.53%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) SOA
1 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
1 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
1 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
1 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.53%) Validation
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++
3 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
2 1 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Atmel