The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 107 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 56 86 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.99% 2.91% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.89% 5.69% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 83
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,100 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,964 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1440 1512 1989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.21% 51.20% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 782 955 1361
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Scotland

C
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 31 £47,500 +23.37% 6
Glasgow -16 12 £38,750 -9.88% 4
Fife +3 10 £35,000 +20.68% 3
West Lothian -1 3 - -
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for C.

1 52 (56.52%) Software Engineering
2 44 (47.83%) C++
3 38 (41.30%) Degree
4 34 (36.96%) C#
5 27 (29.35%) Java
6 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
7 21 (22.83%) Python
8 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (19.57%) Linux
9 18 (19.57%) Electronics
10 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
11 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (14.13%) Perl
11 13 (14.13%) Finance
12 12 (13.04%) SQL
12 12 (13.04%) .NET
13 11 (11.96%) Windows
13 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
13 11 (11.96%) Project Management
13 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
14 10 (10.87%) Firmware
15 9 (9.78%) Manufacturing
15 9 (9.78%) PhD
15 9 (9.78%) Oracle
16 8 (8.70%) SAS
16 8 (8.70%) Business Continuity
16 8 (8.70%) BCP
16 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
16 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
16 8 (8.70%) Banking

C
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.70%) SAS
2 3 (3.26%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.26%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.17%) OrCAD
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.43%) PaaS
1 5 (5.43%) SaaS
2 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.61%) HTTP
3 6 (6.52%) RS-232
4 4 (4.35%) Network Security
4 4 (4.35%) RS-485
5 3 (3.26%) FTP
5 3 (3.26%) Multicast
5 3 (3.26%) SNMP
6 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.09%) LAN
6 1 (1.09%) WAN
6 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) Big Data
2 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.26%) Parquet
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.09%) MySQL
4 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) JUnit
3 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 18 (19.57%) Electronics
2 13 (14.13%) Finance
3 9 (9.78%) Manufacturing
4 8 (8.70%) Banking
5 6 (6.52%) Military
6 3 (3.26%) Publishing
6 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.17%) Marketing
8 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (38.04%) Software Engineer
2 14 (15.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) Development Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Architect
5 6 (6.52%) C Software Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (5.43%) Applications Architect
6 5 (5.43%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Firmware Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Junior
7 4 (4.35%) Junior Software Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Test Development Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) CSS
3 4 (4.35%) REST
4 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.26%) Apache Flex
4 3 (3.26%) CGI
4 3 (3.26%) Ext JS
4 3 (3.26%) GWT
4 3 (3.26%) Kafka
4 3 (3.26%) Silverlight
4 3 (3.26%) SOAP
4 3 (3.26%) XML
5 2 (2.17%) HTML
5 2 (2.17%) HTML5
5 2 (2.17%) Java EE
5 2 (2.17%) RESTful
6 1 (1.09%) LAMP
6 1 (1.09%) ODBC
6 1 (1.09%) React
6 1 (1.09%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.52%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.52%) Device Driver
5 5 (5.43%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (5.43%) Physics
5 5 (5.43%) User Experience
6 3 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.26%) RIA
7 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.17%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.17%) Verilog
8 1 (1.09%) ASIC
8 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) Linux
2 11 (11.96%) Windows
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.26%) Unix
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (56.52%) Software Engineering
2 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.96%) Project Management
3 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
4 8 (8.70%) BCP
4 8 (8.70%) Business Continuity
4 8 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (7.61%) Information Security
5 7 (7.61%) Multithreading
5 7 (7.61%) SDLC
6 6 (6.52%) Lean Manufacturing
6 6 (6.52%) OO
6 6 (6.52%) Six Sigma
6 6 (6.52%) SOA
7 5 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.43%) CRM
7 5 (5.43%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (5.43%) Open Source
7 5 (5.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (47.83%) C++
2 34 (36.96%) C#
3 27 (29.35%) Java
4 21 (22.83%) Python
5 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.13%) Perl
7 12 (13.04%) SQL
8 7 (7.61%) Embedded C
8 7 (7.61%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.52%) VB
10 5 (5.43%) Fortran
10 5 (5.43%) Lisp
10 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
10 5 (5.43%) Ruby
11 3 (3.26%) C-shell
11 3 (3.26%) Dart
11 3 (3.26%) MATLAB
11 3 (3.26%) PHP
11 3 (3.26%) VBScript
12 2 (2.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (41.30%) Degree
2 9 (9.78%) PhD
3 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) HND
6 1 (1.09%) CCNA
6 1 (1.09%) CCNP
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.09%) CISM
6 1 (1.09%) CISSP
6 1 (1.09%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) COBIT
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.09%) JTAG
1 1 (1.09%) QA
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Firmware
2 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Fluentd
1 3 (3.26%) Nagios
1 3 (3.26%) Nessus
1 3 (3.26%) QRadar
1 3 (3.26%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 2 (2.17%) SCCM
2 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (5.43%) SAP
3 5 (5.43%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.26%) ArcSight
4 3 (3.26%) Qualys
4 3 (3.26%) Solace
4 3 (3.26%) Splunk
4 3 (3.26%) VMware
5 2 (2.17%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco
5 2 (2.17%) EMC
5 2 (2.17%) Infoblox
5 2 (2.17%) Minitab
6 1 (1.09%) Apple
6 1 (1.09%) Juniper
6 1 (1.09%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.09%) Nortel
6 1 (1.09%) RedGate
Dunfermline, Fife
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scottish Government
Salary: From £62,571 to £68,693 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + car, bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunfermline, Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
SRUC
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
SRUC
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
MathWorks
Salary: From £37,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Dunfermline
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago