The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands 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 4 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 12.50% - 27.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £21,750
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 Highlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 12.50% 4.55% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £35,000 £25,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

C
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

C Salary Trend in the Highlands

C
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 3 (60.00%) Intranet
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing

C
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware