The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 2 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 15 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 25.00% 19.40% 36.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 35.14% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 14
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £94,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -52.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £38,700 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £45,000 £150,000
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 Fife region.

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 58.33% 55.22% 71.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 28
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £150,000 £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 Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

C
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Fife region.

C Salary Trend in Fife

C
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Fife region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -8 3 £29,000 -35.55%
C
Scotland

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 18 (72.00%) C++
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (16.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) Project Management
8 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (12.00%) Retail
9 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Degree
9 3 (12.00%) Android
9 3 (12.00%) Windows CE
9 3 (12.00%) DHCP
9 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (12.00%) DNS
10 2 (8.00%) OOP
10 2 (8.00%) OO
10 2 (8.00%) Python
10 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (8.00%) Delphi
10 2 (8.00%) Perl
10 2 (8.00%) SQL
10 2 (8.00%) Web Services

C
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) ATM
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Trainee
3 4 (16.00%) Software Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Software Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate
5 1 (4.00%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (12.00%) Android
3 3 (12.00%) Windows CE
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C++
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £31000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago