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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
UK / Scotland
Rank 88 111 90
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing C 44 38 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.96% 1.31% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% 2.60% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 42
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £14,860 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,750 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%

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
1330 1462 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 59.24% 50.57% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 832 937 1059
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +6 18 £45,000 +73.07% 11
Glasgow +20 11 £46,250 +2.77% 3
West Lothian +15 8 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Fife 0 3 £28,000 -11.11% 2
Dundee - 1 £50,000 - 3
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 47 (51.65%) C++
2 37 (40.66%) Software Engineering
3 28 (30.77%) Linux
4 23 (25.27%) Degree
5 19 (20.88%) C#
5 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (19.78%) Electronics
7 16 (17.58%) Python
8 15 (16.48%) Windows
8 15 (16.48%) Java
8 15 (16.48%) Computer Science
9 13 (14.29%) QA
9 13 (14.29%) UML
10 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
10 12 (13.19%) Unit Testing
11 11 (12.09%) Fortran
11 11 (12.09%) VB
11 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (12.09%) Project Management
12 10 (10.99%) Oracle
13 9 (9.89%) PHP
13 9 (9.89%) Embedded C
13 9 (9.89%) Finance
13 9 (9.89%) Manufacturing
13 9 (9.89%) MVC
13 9 (9.89%) SDLC
14 8 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (8.79%) Firmware
14 8 (8.79%) OO
14 8 (8.79%) SQL

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 1 (1.10%) Apache
1 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.10%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Bluetooth
1 5 (5.49%) Wireless
1 5 (5.49%) ZigBee
2 4 (4.40%) DECT
2 4 (4.40%) Internet
3 3 (3.30%) HTTP
3 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.20%) RS-485
4 2 (2.20%) UWB
5 1 (1.10%) MQTT
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) RS-232
5 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.10%) MSDE
3 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.10%) Redis
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Appium
1 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
1 2 (2.20%) Selenium
2 1 (1.10%) Ant
2 1 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.10%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.10%) Gradle
2 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.10%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.10%) Maven
2 1 (1.10%) Mocha
2 1 (1.10%) Subversion
2 1 (1.10%) Trac
General
1 18 (19.78%) Electronics
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Avionics
5 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (35.16%) Software Engineer
2 22 (24.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 18 (19.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (16.48%) C Software Engineer
4 15 (16.48%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) Embedded C Engineer
6 11 (12.09%) Developer
6 11 (12.09%) Programmer
7 10 (10.99%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Analyst
8 9 (9.89%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Firmware Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Junior
10 6 (6.59%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (5.49%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) jQuery
1 8 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (6.59%) .NET
3 4 (4.40%) REST
4 3 (3.30%) Core Data
4 3 (3.30%) HTML
4 3 (3.30%) Node.js
4 3 (3.30%) WPF
5 2 (2.20%) CSS
5 2 (2.20%) HTML5
5 2 (2.20%) Middleware
5 2 (2.20%) Qt
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.10%) Flash
6 1 (1.10%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.10%) Scilab
6 1 (1.10%) SOAP
6 1 (1.10%) STL
6 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.40%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.30%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.30%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.20%) Arduino
6 2 (2.20%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.20%) Derivative
6 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.20%) Physics
6 2 (2.20%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.10%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.10%) Verilog
7 1 (1.10%) VHDL
7 1 (1.10%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Linux
2 15 (16.48%) Windows
3 6 (6.59%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.40%) Android
5 3 (3.30%) Solaris
6 2 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.20%) Unix
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.66%) Software Engineering
2 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.29%) UML
4 12 (13.19%) Unit Testing
5 11 (12.09%) Project Management
6 9 (9.89%) MVC
6 9 (9.89%) SDLC
7 8 (8.79%) Data Analysis
7 8 (8.79%) OO
7 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
8 6 (6.59%) Functional Testing
8 6 (6.59%) iOS Development
9 5 (5.49%) Coaching
9 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.49%) OOD
10 4 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.30%) Android Development
11 3 (3.30%) Embedded Software Development
11 3 (3.30%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.30%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) C++
2 19 (20.88%) C#
3 16 (17.58%) Python
4 15 (16.48%) Java
5 11 (12.09%) Fortran
5 11 (12.09%) VB
6 9 (9.89%) Embedded C
6 9 (9.89%) PHP
7 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
7 8 (8.79%) SQL
8 6 (6.59%) Assembly Language
9 5 (5.49%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.40%) Delphi
10 4 (4.40%) Embedded C++
10 4 (4.40%) Ruby
11 2 (2.20%) Ada
11 2 (2.20%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.20%) Perl
12 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (25.27%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) HND
4 3 (3.30%) CREST Certified
4 3 (3.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) EMIR
2 1 (1.10%) MiFID
2 1 (1.10%) UCITS
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) Firmware
2 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) KVM
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Ansible
1 1 (1.10%) MOM
1 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.10%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.10%) Charles River
4 1 (1.10%) FNZ
4 1 (1.10%) Freescale
4 1 (1.10%) VMware
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