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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 78 100 64
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -36
Permanent jobs citing C 24 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.00% 1.00% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.51% 1.56% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 16
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £37,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £55,000 £43,750
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
684 897 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 56.95% 64.26% 63.58%
Number of salaries quoted 393 550 509
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) C#
3 13 (37.14%) .NET
4 12 (34.29%) C++
5 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (28.57%) HTML
7 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
7 9 (25.71%) Oracle
7 9 (25.71%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (25.71%) Firewall
7 9 (25.71%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (25.71%) Network Security
8 7 (20.00%) Linux
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.00%) Java
8 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
9 6 (17.14%) SDLC
10 5 (14.29%) OO
10 5 (14.29%) Degree
10 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 5 (14.29%) Device Driver
11 4 (11.43%) AS400
11 4 (11.43%) Banking
11 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
11 4 (11.43%) Python
11 4 (11.43%) COBOL
11 4 (11.43%) RPG
11 4 (11.43%) Sybase

C
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
1 9 (25.71%) Network Security
2 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Crystal Reports
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Ant
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) Maven
1 2 (5.71%) Gradle
2 1 (2.86%) Appium
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.86%) CodeWarrior
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) C# Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Trainee
5 4 (11.43%) RPG Developer
5 4 (11.43%) AS400 Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior FPGA Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) FPGA Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) MFC
3 1 (2.86%) STL
3 1 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) AS400
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.86%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) VHDL
4 1 (2.86%) Verilog
4 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.86%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) SDLC
5 5 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (11.43%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Workflow
8 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.86%) System Testing
8 1 (2.86%) OOD
8 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.86%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) C++
4 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
5 7 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) COBOL
6 4 (11.43%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) RPG
6 4 (11.43%) RPG IV
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
7 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.71%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Sybase
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Hyland
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter
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