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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 1 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 16 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 27.59% 18.92% 34.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.48% 33.33% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 14
Average salary £28,500 £43,750 £94,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.85% -53.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £37,400 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £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
33 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 56.90% 56.76% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 31
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,950 £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 17 April 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 -3 5 £29,000 -35.55% 1
C
Scotland

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (16.00%) Android
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 4 (16.00%) Windows CE
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Python
7 3 (12.00%) DHCP
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) DNS
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
8 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Delphi
8 2 (8.00%) Perl
8 2 (8.00%) SQL
8 2 (8.00%) XML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Software Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (16.00%) Android
3 4 (16.00%) Windows CE
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) UML
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C++
2 8 (32.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Delphi
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago