The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 76 67 102
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +35
Permanent jobs citing C 104 96 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.78% 3.06% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 5.51% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 82 47 34
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2003 1741 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.54% 55.57% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1141 1128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

C
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

C Salary Trend in Scotland

C
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Scotland

C
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +14 64 £38,500 +6.94% 9
Glasgow -41 16 £38,000 -10.58% 2
Aberdeen +8 7 £45,000 +24.13% 5
Fife -2 4 £31,500 +26.00% 1
Highlands - 3 £28,414 -
Dundee +3 2 £27,500 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 - 2
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £35,000 -
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 139 (65.26%) C++
2 138 (64.79%) Software Engineering
3 70 (32.86%) Degree
4 54 (25.35%) .NET
5 53 (24.88%) Linux
6 51 (23.94%) Computer Science
6 51 (23.94%) Unit Testing
7 49 (23.00%) Windows
8 46 (21.60%) C#
9 41 (19.25%) Mathematics
10 36 (16.90%) UNIX
11 32 (15.02%) Java
12 29 (13.62%) Visual Studio
13 28 (13.15%) Android
14 27 (12.68%) Embedded Systems
15 26 (12.21%) Electronics
16 25 (11.74%) Subversion
17 23 (10.80%) Embedded C
18 21 (9.86%) Python
18 21 (9.86%) Software Testing
19 20 (9.39%) Stress Testing
19 20 (9.39%) Physics
20 19 (8.92%) Perl
20 19 (8.92%) Finance
20 19 (8.92%) Test Automation
20 19 (8.92%) Software Architecture
21 18 (8.45%) Qt
21 18 (8.45%) OpenGL
21 18 (8.45%) OOP
21 18 (8.45%) TDD

C
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (2.82%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.82%) Apache
2 4 (1.88%) Node.js
3 3 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.82%) MS Office
3 3 (1.41%) MS Project
3 3 (1.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.94%) SAP Retail
1 2 (0.94%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.88%) Office 365
1 4 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.98%) Ethernet
2 13 (6.10%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.88%) tcpdump
3 4 (1.88%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.88%) Intranet
3 4 (1.88%) DHCP
4 3 (1.41%) Firewall
4 3 (1.41%) Internet
4 3 (1.41%) DNS
4 3 (1.41%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (0.94%) SAN
5 2 (0.94%) VPN
5 2 (0.94%) PBX
5 2 (0.94%) VoIP
6 1 (0.47%) ATM
6 1 (0.47%) CDMA
6 1 (0.47%) HTTP
6 1 (0.47%) SMTP
6 1 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.41%) MySQL
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.94%) Big Data
4 2 (0.94%) HBase
4 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.94%) Apache Hive
4 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.47%) DB2
5 1 (0.47%) MSDE
5 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (13.62%) Visual Studio
2 25 (11.74%) Subversion
3 9 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.82%) GCC
4 6 (2.82%) LLVM
4 6 (2.82%) WinDbg
5 4 (1.88%) Grunt
5 4 (1.88%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.88%) Hudson
5 4 (1.88%) FishEye
5 4 (1.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.88%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (1.88%) JIRA
5 4 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.88%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.41%) Ant
6 3 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.41%) Maven
6 3 (1.41%) Gradle
7 2 (0.94%) ERwin
General
1 26 (12.21%) Electronics
2 19 (8.92%) Finance
3 13 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.69%) Banking
5 8 (3.76%) Automotive
6 6 (2.82%) Advertising
7 5 (2.35%) Retail
8 2 (0.94%) Billing
8 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) French Language
9 1 (0.47%) German Language
9 1 (0.47%) Military
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 121 (56.81%) Software Engineer
2 26 (12.21%) Developer
3 25 (11.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 20 (9.39%) Principal Engineer
5 19 (8.92%) Principal Software Engineer
6 12 (5.63%) Software Developer
7 9 (4.23%) Junior
7 9 (4.23%) Design Engineer
8 8 (3.76%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.29%) Graduate
9 7 (3.29%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.29%) Junior Software Engineer
10 6 (2.82%) Applications Support Engineer
10 6 (2.82%) Business Analyst
10 6 (2.82%) Analyst
10 6 (2.82%) Applications Support
11 5 (2.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 5 (2.35%) QA Engineer
12 4 (1.88%) Applications Engineer
12 4 (1.88%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (25.35%) .NET
2 18 (8.45%) Qt
2 18 (8.45%) OpenGL
3 16 (7.51%) MFC
3 16 (7.51%) STL
3 16 (7.51%) WPF
3 16 (7.51%) Direct3D
4 8 (3.76%) HTML
4 8 (3.76%) XML
5 6 (2.82%) Web Services
6 5 (2.35%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.88%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.88%) Backbone.js
8 3 (1.41%) CSS
9 2 (0.94%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.94%) SOAP
10 1 (0.47%) ActiveX
10 1 (0.47%) J2EE
10 1 (0.47%) Middleware
10 1 (0.47%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 51 (23.94%) Computer Science
2 41 (19.25%) Mathematics
3 27 (12.68%) Embedded Systems
4 20 (9.39%) Physics
5 16 (7.51%) Visualisation
5 16 (7.51%) CUDA
6 9 (4.23%) Firmware
7 6 (2.82%) Open Source
8 5 (2.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (2.35%) VHDL
8 5 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.88%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (1.88%) Verilog
9 4 (1.88%) PKI
9 4 (1.88%) PMI
9 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.88%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.94%) iPad
10 2 (0.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.88%) Linux
2 49 (23.00%) Windows
3 36 (16.90%) UNIX
4 28 (13.15%) Android
5 14 (6.57%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.29%) Windows CE
7 6 (2.82%) CentOS
8 5 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.88%) Fedora
10 3 (1.41%) Solaris
11 2 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (64.79%) Software Engineering
2 51 (23.94%) Unit Testing
3 21 (9.86%) Software Testing
4 20 (9.39%) Stress Testing
5 19 (8.92%) Test Automation
5 19 (8.92%) Software Architecture
6 18 (8.45%) OOP
6 18 (8.45%) TDD
7 16 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (7.51%) 3D Visualisation
8 14 (6.57%) Project Management
9 10 (4.69%) Waterfall
10 9 (4.23%) OO
11 8 (3.76%) Service Delivery
11 8 (3.76%) Change Management
11 8 (3.76%) ITIL
12 7 (3.29%) Workflow
13 6 (2.82%) Performance Analysis
14 5 (2.35%) UML
14 5 (2.35%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 139 (65.26%) C++
2 46 (21.60%) C#
3 32 (15.02%) Java
4 23 (10.80%) Embedded C
5 21 (9.86%) Python
6 19 (8.92%) Perl
7 16 (7.51%) VC++
8 12 (5.63%) Fortran
9 11 (5.16%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.16%) SQL
9 11 (5.16%) JavaScript
10 8 (3.76%) PHP
11 6 (2.82%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.35%) MATLAB
12 5 (2.35%) R
13 4 (1.88%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.88%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.88%) Tcl
13 4 (1.88%) VB
13 4 (1.88%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 70 (32.86%) Degree
2 8 (3.76%) HNC
3 7 (3.29%) HND
4 4 (1.88%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.88%) PhD
5 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) QA
2 5 (2.35%) SLA
3 4 (1.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.88%) Snort
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.47%) KVM
2 1 (0.47%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 3 (1.41%) Puppet
1 3 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (5.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.29%) Twitter
3 6 (2.82%) Atmel
4 5 (2.35%) Citrix
5 4 (1.88%) VMware
5 4 (1.88%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.88%) Xilinx
5 4 (1.88%) Dell
5 4 (1.88%) SAP
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle
6 2 (0.94%) Sun
6 2 (0.94%) EMC
6 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.94%) Veritas
7 1 (0.47%) Intel
7 1 (0.47%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.47%) Siemens
7 1 (0.47%) HP
7 1 (0.47%) IBM
7 1 (0.47%) Nintex
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 per annum + excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + 20% pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Livingston
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Aberdeen
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 18 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Microsoft
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 25 days ago