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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 83 100 67
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -33
Permanent jobs citing C 19 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.57% 0.75% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 1.17% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 21
Average salary £43,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £44,000 £48,166
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
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
666 858 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 55.18% 64.56% 68.06%
Number of salaries quoted 392 561 466
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 £30,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 27 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (43.24%) C++
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) .NET
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) Java
5 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
6 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
6 7 (18.92%) SDLC
6 7 (18.92%) UNIX
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.22%) Linux
7 6 (16.22%) OO
7 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Degree
8 5 (13.51%) Device Driver
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
9 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
9 4 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (10.81%) LoadRunner
9 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (10.81%) Firewall
9 4 (10.81%) Oracle
9 4 (10.81%) Finance
9 4 (10.81%) Introscope
9 4 (10.81%) Banking
9 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
9 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Performance Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
3 1 (2.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) LoadRunner
1 4 (10.81%) Introscope
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) CodeWarrior
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Trainee
3 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) RPG Developer
4 3 (8.11%) AS400 Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Test Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Test Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) MFC
3 1 (2.70%) STL
3 1 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
2 5 (13.51%) Device Driver
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) AS400
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.70%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.70%) VHDL
6 1 (2.70%) Verilog
6 1 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) UNIX
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.92%) SDLC
3 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
3 6 (16.22%) OO
4 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Investment Management
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) OOD
6 2 (5.41%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.70%) System Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) C++
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) RPG
5 3 (8.11%) RPG IV
5 3 (8.11%) COBOL
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Sybase
2 3 (8.11%) HP
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Hyland
4 1 (2.70%) Huawei
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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