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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 106 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Permanent jobs citing C 63 72 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.19% 2.31% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 4.62% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 93
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,722 £50,000 £47,000
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
1509 1559 2029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.54% 50.06% 54.19%
Number of salaries quoted 804 967 1380
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +11 27 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Fife +3 16 £38,250 +2.00% 1
Glasgow -20 15 £40,000 -9.09% 1
West Lothian +2 3 £40,000 - 1
Aberdeen +5 2 - - 1
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 59 (52.68%) Software Engineering
2 49 (43.75%) C++
3 45 (40.18%) Degree
4 44 (39.29%) C#
5 32 (28.57%) Java
6 28 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 22 (19.64%) Linux
7 22 (19.64%) Python
8 21 (18.75%) Electronics
9 18 (16.07%) JavaScript
10 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (14.29%) SQL
11 15 (13.39%) Perl
11 15 (13.39%) Finance
12 14 (12.50%) Project Management
12 14 (12.50%) .NET
12 14 (12.50%) Windows
13 13 (11.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 12 (10.71%) SC Cleared
14 12 (10.71%) Security Cleared
15 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
15 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
15 11 (9.82%) Oracle
15 11 (9.82%) Manufacturing
15 11 (9.82%) SDLC
16 10 (8.93%) PhD
16 10 (8.93%) Banking
17 9 (8.04%) Information Security
17 9 (8.04%) Lean Manufacturing

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 (7.14%) SAS
2 3 (2.68%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.68%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.89%) Apache
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) OrCAD
2 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) RMDS
2 5 (4.46%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.89%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.46%) PaaS
1 5 (4.46%) SaaS
2 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.25%) HTTP
2 7 (6.25%) RS-232
3 6 (5.36%) Multicast
4 5 (4.46%) RS-485
5 4 (3.57%) Network Security
6 3 (2.68%) FTP
6 3 (2.68%) SNMP
7 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.89%) LAN
7 1 (0.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.68%) Big Data
1 3 (2.68%) Hadoop
1 3 (2.68%) Parquet
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (8.04%) LabVIEW
2 3 (2.68%) Subversion
3 2 (1.79%) Appium
3 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.89%) JUnit
4 1 (0.89%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (18.75%) Electronics
2 15 (13.39%) Finance
3 11 (9.82%) Manufacturing
4 10 (8.93%) Banking
5 7 (6.25%) Military
6 3 (2.68%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.68%) Marketing
6 3 (2.68%) Publishing
6 3 (2.68%) Retail
7 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 17 (15.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (10.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (8.04%) Architect
4 9 (8.04%) Development Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.36%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Applications Architect
7 5 (4.46%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Junior
7 5 (4.46%) Junior Software Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Test Development Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Design Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Firmware Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) .NET
2 8 (7.14%) CSS
3 6 (5.36%) REST
4 5 (4.46%) Web Services
5 3 (2.68%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.68%) Apache Flex
5 3 (2.68%) CGI
5 3 (2.68%) Ext JS
5 3 (2.68%) GWT
5 3 (2.68%) HTML
5 3 (2.68%) Kafka
5 3 (2.68%) RESTful
5 3 (2.68%) Silverlight
5 3 (2.68%) SOAP
5 3 (2.68%) XML
6 2 (1.79%) HTML5
6 2 (1.79%) Java EE
6 2 (1.79%) Middleware
7 1 (0.89%) Flash
7 1 (0.89%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (6.25%) Device Driver
5 6 (5.36%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.36%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.36%) Physics
6 5 (4.46%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (4.46%) User Experience
7 4 (3.57%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.68%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.68%) RIA
9 2 (1.79%) CESG
9 2 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.79%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.79%) Verilog
9 2 (1.79%) VHDL
10 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.64%) Linux
2 14 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (4.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.57%) Unix
5 3 (2.68%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.79%) Android
6 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.89%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) Software Engineering
2 28 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.50%) Project Management
4 11 (9.82%) SDLC
4 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
5 9 (8.04%) Business Transformation
5 9 (8.04%) Information Security
5 9 (8.04%) Lean Manufacturing
5 9 (8.04%) Six Sigma
6 8 (7.14%) BCP
6 8 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 8 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (6.25%) Functional Testing
7 7 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 7 (6.25%) OO
7 7 (6.25%) SOA
8 6 (5.36%) Algorithmic Trading
8 6 (5.36%) Open Source
8 6 (5.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (43.75%) C++
2 44 (39.29%) C#
3 32 (28.57%) Java
4 22 (19.64%) Python
5 18 (16.07%) JavaScript
6 16 (14.29%) SQL
7 15 (13.39%) Perl
8 8 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 8 (7.14%) VB
9 7 (6.25%) Embedded C
10 6 (5.36%) C-shell
10 6 (5.36%) Dart
10 6 (5.36%) Fortran
11 5 (4.46%) Lisp
11 5 (4.46%) PL/SQL
11 5 (4.46%) Ruby
12 3 (2.68%) PHP
12 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.68%) VBScript
13 2 (1.79%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 45 (40.18%) Degree
2 12 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 12 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.93%) PhD
4 5 (4.46%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.46%) HND
5 1 (0.89%) CCNA
5 1 (0.89%) CCNP
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.89%) CISM
5 1 (0.89%) CISSP
5 1 (0.89%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.89%) COBIT
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.89%) ISO13485
2 1 (0.89%) JTAG
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.04%) Firmware
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 3 (2.68%) Fluentd
2 3 (2.68%) Nagios
2 3 (2.68%) Nessus
2 3 (2.68%) QRadar
2 3 (2.68%) SCCM
2 3 (2.68%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (2.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (9.82%) Oracle
2 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.36%) ServiceNow
2 6 (5.36%) Solace
3 5 (4.46%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.46%) SAP
4 4 (3.57%) EMC
4 4 (3.57%) VMware
5 3 (2.68%) ArcSight
5 3 (2.68%) Infoblox
5 3 (2.68%) Qualys
5 3 (2.68%) Splunk
6 2 (1.79%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.79%) BT
6 2 (1.79%) Cisco
6 2 (1.79%) HP
6 2 (1.79%) IBM
6 2 (1.79%) Siemens
6 2 (1.79%) Sun
6 2 (1.79%) Twitter
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