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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 87 85 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing C 75 86 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.41% 2.64% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.51% 4.88% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 75
Average salary £36,250 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.02% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1662 1762 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.42% 54.10% 53.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1127 1160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +2 32 £38,500 +4.05% 2
Glasgow -3 13 £50,500 +44.28% 3
Fife -3 11 £29,250 -31.97% 2
West Lothian +5 7 £32,500 -12.75% 4
Dundee +4 3 - -
Highlands - 2 £28,414 -
South Ayrshire - 2 £27,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £47,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 117 (64.64%) C++
2 82 (45.30%) Software Engineering
3 67 (37.02%) Degree
4 59 (32.60%) C#
5 55 (30.39%) .NET
5 55 (30.39%) Linux
6 46 (25.41%) Windows
7 45 (24.86%) Computer Science
8 42 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (19.34%) UNIX
9 35 (19.34%) Java
10 33 (18.23%) Mathematics
11 30 (16.57%) Unit Testing
12 26 (14.36%) JavaScript
12 26 (14.36%) Embedded Systems
13 25 (13.81%) Python
13 25 (13.81%) Visual Studio
13 25 (13.81%) OOP
14 23 (12.71%) Electronics
15 21 (11.60%) Microsoft
15 21 (11.60%) HTML
16 20 (11.05%) Project Management
16 20 (11.05%) Android
17 19 (10.50%) TDD
17 19 (10.50%) Qt
17 19 (10.50%) Subversion
18 18 (9.94%) Physics
18 18 (9.94%) Visualisation
18 18 (9.94%) CSS
18 18 (9.94%) OpenGL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (1.66%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.66%) Node.js
2 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.10%) Apache
2 2 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.55%) CMS
3 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.55%) Mule
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.55%) JBoss
3 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (4.42%) MS Office
1 8 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.31%) AutoCAD
3 4 (2.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) Simulink
4 1 (0.55%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.76%) Office 365
2 4 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.39%) Ethernet
2 6 (3.31%) HTTP
2 6 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.76%) Intranet
4 4 (2.21%) DHCP
4 4 (2.21%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.21%) tcpdump
5 3 (1.66%) DNS
5 3 (1.66%) SMTP
5 3 (1.66%) SNMP
6 2 (1.10%) SAN
6 2 (1.10%) Network Security
7 1 (0.55%) MGW
7 1 (0.55%) Internet
7 1 (0.55%) Wireless
7 1 (0.55%) Fast Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.21%) Informix
3 4 (2.21%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.66%) Ingres
4 3 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.55%) MSDE
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.55%) SQLite
6 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.55%) HBase
6 1 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (13.81%) Visual Studio
2 19 (10.50%) Subversion
3 8 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.87%) GCC
5 6 (3.31%) LLVM
6 3 (1.66%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.66%) Grunt
6 3 (1.66%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.66%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.66%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.66%) Introscope
7 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.10%) Emacs
8 1 (0.55%) Ant
8 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.55%) Gradle
8 1 (0.55%) Maven
General
1 23 (12.71%) Electronics
2 18 (9.94%) Finance
3 5 (2.76%) Banking
3 5 (2.76%) Retail
4 4 (2.21%) Games
5 3 (1.66%) Military
5 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.10%) Advertising
6 2 (1.10%) Publishing
6 2 (1.10%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 74 (40.88%) Software Engineer
2 33 (18.23%) Developer
3 20 (11.05%) Software Developer
4 9 (4.97%) Analyst
5 8 (4.42%) Project Manager
6 7 (3.87%) Business Analyst
6 7 (3.87%) Junior
6 7 (3.87%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (3.31%) C++ Developer
7 6 (3.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (3.31%) Junior Software Engineer
7 6 (3.31%) Draughtsman
8 5 (2.76%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (2.76%) C Developer
8 5 (2.76%) QA Engineer
8 5 (2.76%) Programmer
8 5 (2.76%) Support Engineer
8 5 (2.76%) Graduate
9 4 (2.21%) Architect
9 4 (2.21%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (30.39%) .NET
2 21 (11.60%) HTML
3 19 (10.50%) Qt
4 18 (9.94%) OpenGL
4 18 (9.94%) CSS
5 16 (8.84%) STL
5 16 (8.84%) MFC
5 16 (8.84%) WPF
5 16 (8.84%) Direct3D
6 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET
6 8 (4.42%) .NET Framework
7 6 (3.31%) Web Services
7 6 (3.31%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (3.31%) jQuery
7 6 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (3.31%) HTML5
7 6 (3.31%) REST
8 5 (2.76%) XML
9 4 (2.21%) CSS3
10 3 (1.66%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.86%) Computer Science
2 33 (18.23%) Mathematics
3 26 (14.36%) Embedded Systems
4 18 (9.94%) Physics
4 18 (9.94%) Visualisation
5 16 (8.84%) CUDA
6 9 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.87%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.31%) Open Source
9 5 (2.76%) PMI
10 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.66%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.66%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.10%) Animation
12 2 (1.10%) Clustering
12 2 (1.10%) VHDL
13 1 (0.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.55%) PKI
13 1 (0.55%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 55 (30.39%) Linux
2 46 (25.41%) Windows
3 35 (19.34%) UNIX
4 20 (11.05%) Android
5 7 (3.87%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (3.87%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.31%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.76%) Windows CE
8 4 (2.21%) Solaris
8 4 (2.21%) Fedora
8 4 (2.21%) CentOS
8 4 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.55%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.55%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (45.30%) Software Engineering
2 42 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (16.57%) Unit Testing
4 25 (13.81%) OOP
5 20 (11.05%) Project Management
6 19 (10.50%) TDD
7 18 (9.94%) OO
8 17 (9.39%) Waterfall
9 16 (8.84%) Software Architecture
9 16 (8.84%) 3D Visualisation
9 16 (8.84%) Mentoring
9 16 (8.84%) Linear Algebra
10 14 (7.73%) ITIL
11 9 (4.97%) MVC
11 9 (4.97%) Embedded Software Development
11 9 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.42%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (4.42%) Information Security
12 8 (4.42%) Automated Testing
12 8 (4.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 117 (64.64%) C++
2 59 (32.60%) C#
3 35 (19.34%) Java
4 26 (14.36%) JavaScript
5 25 (13.81%) Python
6 16 (8.84%) VC++
7 14 (7.73%) Perl
8 13 (7.18%) Shell Script
9 11 (6.08%) SQL
10 8 (4.42%) VB
11 5 (2.76%) Embedded C
11 5 (2.76%) Ruby
11 5 (2.76%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.21%) Assembly Language
12 4 (2.21%) PHP
13 3 (1.66%) ECMAScript
13 3 (1.66%) VB6
13 3 (1.66%) Groovy
14 2 (1.10%) Lua
14 2 (1.10%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 67 (37.02%) Degree
2 10 (5.52%) HND
3 7 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.31%) HNC
5 5 (2.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.52%) QA
2 4 (2.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.97%) Firmware
2 4 (2.21%) Snort
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.10%) XenApp
3 2 (1.10%) vSphere
3 2 (1.10%) NFS
3 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) SCCM
1 3 (1.66%) SCOM
1 3 (1.66%) CA Wily
1 3 (1.66%) OpenView
2 2 (1.10%) Puppet
2 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.55%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 21 (11.60%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.08%) Oracle
3 8 (4.42%) HP
4 6 (3.31%) VMware
4 6 (3.31%) Twitter
4 6 (3.31%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.21%) Dell
6 3 (1.66%) Huawei
7 2 (1.10%) Kony
7 2 (1.10%) Intel
7 2 (1.10%) Citrix
7 2 (1.10%) Sybase
7 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.55%) SAP
8 1 (0.55%) Cognos
8 1 (0.55%) Avaya
8 1 (0.55%) Lotus
8 1 (0.55%) Nintex
8 1 (0.55%) Sun
Livingston
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
West Lothian
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 11 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Scotland
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24k-£39k dependent on experience + pension scheme + bonuses
Posted: 23 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum + Package, Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago