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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 22 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 3.03% 3.08% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 3.77% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £43,750 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.86% -
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
56 53 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 84.85% 81.54% 70.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47 40 40
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Dundee

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (53.33%) Firmware
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (33.33%) OpenWrt
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) Atmel
4 4 (26.67%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) WinDbg
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Qt
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) SQLite
6 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
6 2 (13.33%) Simulink
6 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (13.33%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) WinDbg
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Trainee
2 5 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Firmware Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) OpenWrt
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Android
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
3 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
2 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Atmel
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive beneifts
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