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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 61 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Permanent jobs citing C 111 88 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.50% 2.18% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.70% 4.31% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 71
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £56,900
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
1657 2043 1825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.19% 50.62% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 1389 1067
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +11 37 £38,500 -0.64% 9
Fife +4 16 £28,500 -34.85% 1
Dundee +8 15 £25,000 -41.17% 2
Glasgow +12 13 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Stirling - 10 - - 1
Aberdeen +23 6 £48,750 +21.87% 3
Dunbartonshire - 6 - -
West Lothian +1 4 £31,000 -22.50%
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 105 (55.85%) C++
2 67 (35.64%) Software Engineering
3 59 (31.38%) Mathematics
4 58 (30.85%) C#
4 58 (30.85%) Linux
5 49 (26.06%) Java
6 48 (25.53%) UNIX
7 47 (25.00%) Degree
8 46 (24.47%) .NET
9 45 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (20.21%) Windows
11 36 (19.15%) Computer Science
12 29 (15.43%) SQL
13 28 (14.89%) Unit Testing
13 28 (14.89%) Electronics
14 27 (14.36%) Visual Studio
14 27 (14.36%) Software Architecture
15 25 (13.30%) JavaScript
16 23 (12.23%) HTML
16 23 (12.23%) Subversion
17 22 (11.70%) Qt
17 22 (11.70%) OOP
18 21 (11.17%) Oracle
19 20 (10.64%) STL
19 20 (10.64%) MFC
19 20 (10.64%) Ethernet
19 20 (10.64%) Waterfall
19 20 (10.64%) Linear Algebra
20 19 (10.11%) Direct3D
20 19 (10.11%) 3D Visualisation

C
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.53%) Mule
2 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.53%) JBoss
2 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Office
1 1 (0.53%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.64%) Ethernet
2 9 (4.79%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.13%) DNS
3 4 (2.13%) DHCP
4 2 (1.06%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless
5 1 (0.53%) Fast Ethernet
5 1 (0.53%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.53%) HTTP
5 1 (0.53%) SNMP
5 1 (0.53%) ATM
5 1 (0.53%) SMTP
5 1 (0.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.91%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.72%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.66%) UniData
5 4 (2.13%) SQLite
5 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.06%) MSDE
6 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.06%) Ingres
6 2 (1.06%) Informix
6 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (14.36%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.23%) Subversion
3 4 (2.13%) LoadRunner
3 4 (2.13%) Introscope
4 3 (1.60%) WinDbg
5 2 (1.06%) Gradle
5 2 (1.06%) Emacs
5 2 (1.06%) Maven
5 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.06%) Ant
6 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (14.89%) Electronics
2 17 (9.04%) Finance
3 11 (5.85%) Banking
4 8 (4.26%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.19%) Retail
6 4 (2.13%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.60%) Automotive
8 2 (1.06%) Military
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
9 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (31.91%) Software Engineer
2 36 (19.15%) Trainee
3 28 (14.89%) Developer
4 13 (6.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (4.79%) Project Manager
6 8 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 7 (3.72%) Software Developer
8 6 (3.19%) Software Project Manager
8 6 (3.19%) Software Manager
8 6 (3.19%) Firmware Engineer
9 5 (2.66%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (2.66%) Technical Manager
9 5 (2.66%) Architect
9 5 (2.66%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (2.66%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (2.66%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (2.66%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (2.66%) Support Engineer
10 4 (2.13%) Software Architect
10 4 (2.13%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.47%) .NET
2 23 (12.23%) HTML
3 22 (11.70%) Qt
4 20 (10.64%) MFC
4 20 (10.64%) STL
5 19 (10.11%) OpenGL
5 19 (10.11%) WPF
5 19 (10.11%) Direct3D
6 14 (7.45%) CSS
7 9 (4.79%) HTML5
8 8 (4.26%) JPA
8 8 (4.26%) JNI
8 8 (4.26%) Hibernate
8 8 (4.26%) Java RMI
9 7 (3.72%) Web Services
10 6 (3.19%) CSS3
11 3 (1.60%) Restlet
11 3 (1.60%) Spring MVC
11 3 (1.60%) Spring
11 3 (1.60%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 59 (31.38%) Mathematics
2 36 (19.15%) Computer Science
3 19 (10.11%) Visualisation
3 19 (10.11%) CUDA
4 11 (5.85%) Physics
5 10 (5.32%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.13%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.60%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.06%) Telematics
8 2 (1.06%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.06%) iPad
8 2 (1.06%) Open Source
9 1 (0.53%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.53%) FMCG
9 1 (0.53%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.53%) PKI
9 1 (0.53%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 58 (30.85%) Linux
2 48 (25.53%) UNIX
3 38 (20.21%) Windows
4 10 (5.32%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (4.79%) Android
6 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.13%) Windows CE
7 4 (2.13%) Solaris
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.60%) OpenWrt
9 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.53%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (35.64%) Software Engineering
2 45 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.89%) Unit Testing
4 27 (14.36%) Software Architecture
5 22 (11.70%) OOP
6 20 (10.64%) Waterfall
6 20 (10.64%) Linear Algebra
7 19 (10.11%) 3D Visualisation
7 19 (10.11%) TDD
8 14 (7.45%) Project Management
9 13 (6.91%) OO
10 12 (6.38%) Performance Analysis
11 9 (4.79%) Multithreading
12 8 (4.26%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (3.19%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (3.19%) UML
13 6 (3.19%) Programme Management
13 6 (3.19%) MVC
13 6 (3.19%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 105 (55.85%) C++
2 58 (30.85%) C#
3 49 (26.06%) Java
4 29 (15.43%) SQL
5 25 (13.30%) JavaScript
6 19 (10.11%) VC++
7 16 (8.51%) Python
8 10 (5.32%) Shell Script
9 9 (4.79%) Perl
10 6 (3.19%) Embedded C
11 5 (2.66%) Embedded C++
11 5 (2.66%) VB
12 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.60%) Assembly Language
13 3 (1.60%) XAML
13 3 (1.60%) Groovy
14 2 (1.06%) Ruby
14 2 (1.06%) VBA
14 2 (1.06%) Delphi
15 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (2.66%) HND
3 2 (1.06%) PhD
3 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) APMP
3 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.53%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.26%) QA
2 4 (2.13%) SLA
3 3 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (6.38%) Firmware
2 4 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) XenApp
3 1 (0.53%) vSphere
3 1 (0.53%) NFS
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.66%) Control-M
2 3 (1.60%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) SCOM
3 1 (0.53%) OpenView
3 1 (0.53%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 21 (11.17%) Oracle
2 5 (2.66%) HP
2 5 (2.66%) VMware
3 4 (2.13%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.13%) Atmel
4 3 (1.60%) Huawei
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.06%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.06%) SAP
5 2 (1.06%) Cognos
6 1 (0.53%) Intel
6 1 (0.53%) Citrix
6 1 (0.53%) Siemens
6 1 (0.53%) Lotus
6 1 (0.53%) Sun
6 1 (0.53%) Hyland
6 1 (0.53%) Twitter
6 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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