The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 100 69 48
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -21
Permanent jobs citing C 11 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.76% 2.70% 3.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 3.87% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 28
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £48,166 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
926 749 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.95% 69.80% 55.99%
Number of salaries quoted 591 394 396
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 24 (80.00%) C++
2 17 (56.67%) Degree
3 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
4 10 (33.33%) Xilinx
4 10 (33.33%) VHDL
4 10 (33.33%) Physics
4 10 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 10 (33.33%) Electronics
5 8 (26.67%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 7 (23.33%) UNIX
6 7 (23.33%) Java
6 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (20.00%) EMC
8 5 (16.67%) OpenGL
8 5 (16.67%) GIS
8 5 (16.67%) Perl
8 5 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (13.33%) Verilog
9 4 (13.33%) Release Management
9 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
9 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
9 4 (13.33%) Video Processing
9 4 (13.33%) SQL
9 4 (13.33%) .NET
9 4 (13.33%) OO
9 4 (13.33%) OOD
9 4 (13.33%) Tcl

C
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Sybase IQ
1 2 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MSDE
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Maven
1 2 (6.67%) Gradle
1 2 (6.67%) Ant
1 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.33%) WinRunner
2 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 10 (33.33%) Electronics
2 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (10.00%) Games
5 2 (6.67%) Advertising
5 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Sybase DBA
6 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
7 1 (3.33%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) STL
3 3 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (6.67%) OpenSceneGraph
4 2 (6.67%) Qt
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) CGI
5 1 (3.33%) RestKit
5 1 (3.33%) Middleware
5 1 (3.33%) XSLT
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) VHDL
1 10 (33.33%) Physics
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) GIS
3 5 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (13.33%) Verilog
4 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.67%) iPhone
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.67%) iPad
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) UNIX
3 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Android
4 2 (6.67%) Windows NT
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) VMS
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.33%) Release Management
2 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
2 4 (13.33%) Video Processing
2 4 (13.33%) OO
2 4 (13.33%) OOD
2 4 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) UML
3 3 (10.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
4 2 (6.67%) Software Distribution
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (6.67%) OOP
4 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.67%) BCP
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C++
2 10 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) Tcl
7 3 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (6.67%) AWK
8 2 (6.67%) sed
8 2 (6.67%) Bourne shell
8 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.33%) VBScript
9 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) PhD
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Xilinx
2 6 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase
3 2 (6.67%) Apple
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Siebel
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Live requirement
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Live requirement
Posted: 24 days ago