The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 77 91 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Permanent jobs citing C 17 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.55% 1.26% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 1.86% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 20
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £36,000 £31,988
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £63,000 £40,250
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
673 806 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.46% 67.96% 62.46%
Number of salaries quoted 455 485 351
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

C
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

C Salary Trend in Glasgow

C
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (50.00%) C++
2 10 (38.46%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) .NET
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) Mathematics
5 6 (23.08%) UNIX
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) HP
6 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Introscope
7 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
7 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Python
7 4 (15.38%) Physics
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
8 3 (11.54%) QA
8 3 (11.54%) Huawei
8 3 (11.54%) CA Wily
8 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
8 3 (11.54%) VB
8 3 (11.54%) Windows
8 3 (11.54%) VB6
8 3 (11.54%) ActiveX

C
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Introscope
1 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
1 4 (15.38%) Developer
1 4 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Trainee
3 2 (7.69%) Test Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
3 2 (7.69%) Tester
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Graduate
4 1 (3.85%) Junior
4 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) AS400 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ActiveX
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Mathematics
2 4 (15.38%) Physics
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.69%) Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
2 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
5 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.85%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 1 (3.85%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C++
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) VB
6 3 (11.54%) VB6
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) Perl
8 1 (3.85%) RPG
8 1 (3.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
1 2 (7.69%) NFS
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
1 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) CA Wily
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Huawei
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Sybase
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
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