The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 3 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing C 15 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 23.44% 24.39% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.67% 40.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 1
Average salary £35,750 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 56.25% 60.98% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 12
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Fife region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

C Salary Histogram 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 24 July 2014. 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 +1 5 £31,500 -19.23%
C
Scotland

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 24 (82.76%) C++
2 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) Windows
5 7 (24.14%) Degree
5 7 (24.14%) Android
5 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
5 7 (24.14%) C#
5 7 (24.14%) Embedded C
5 7 (24.14%) Windows CE
6 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++
7 5 (17.24%) ATM
7 5 (17.24%) Python
7 5 (17.24%) SLA
7 5 (17.24%) Web Services
8 4 (13.79%) .NET
8 4 (13.79%) DHCP
8 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
8 4 (13.79%) PKI
8 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.34%) Stress Testing
9 3 (10.34%) DNS
9 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
9 3 (10.34%) HTML
9 3 (10.34%) UML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) ATM
2 4 (13.79%) DHCP
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Software Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
5 4 (13.79%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) HTML5
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) WCF
5 1 (3.45%) WPF
5 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) PKI
3 3 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Android
3 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
3 7 (24.14%) Windows CE
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.34%) Stress Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) UML
4 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C++
2 7 (24.14%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) Embedded C
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++
3 5 (17.24%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Twitter
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + on-call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago