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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 86 100 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -36
Permanent jobs citing C 13 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.03% 0.76% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.78% 1.19% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 25
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
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
729 923 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 57.67% 63.92% 69.65%
Number of salaries quoted 448 591 390
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 20 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 12 (46.15%) C++
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) UNIX
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
6 5 (19.23%) Python
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Introscope
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Linux
7 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (15.38%) HP
7 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
8 3 (11.54%) C#
8 3 (11.54%) QA
8 3 (11.54%) Huawei
8 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
8 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.54%) CA Wily
9 2 (7.69%) Ruby
9 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
9 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Electronics
9 2 (7.69%) Degree

C
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) ZigBee
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
1 4 (15.38%) Introscope
2 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Trainee
2 4 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Test Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) MFC
2 1 (3.85%) STL
2 1 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) SCADA
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
6 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.85%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C++
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) NFS
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Huawei
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Hyland