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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 7 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 17.50% 18.18% 31.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.82% 30.77% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 14
Average salary £44,500 £25,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.00% -7.40%
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
22 26 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 55.00% 59.09% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 40
Average salary £38,750 £27,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.63% -19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
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 October 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 October 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 +4 5 £47,500 +90.00% 2
C
Scotland

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (86.36%) C++
2 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Windows CE
3 8 (36.36%) Android
3 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 6 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) SLA
6 4 (18.18%) DHCP
6 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) PKI
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) HND
7 3 (13.64%) DNS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DHCP
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
General
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Applications Support
5 4 (18.18%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
1 8 (36.36%) Windows CE
1 8 (36.36%) Android
1 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Stress Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.55%) Validation
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C++
2 6 (27.27%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Twitter
Dunfermline, Fife
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Fife
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago