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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 75 117 79
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -38
Permanent jobs citing C 75 49 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.73% 1.50% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 3.04% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 79
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,550 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,722 £54,750 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1444 1613 1972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.57% 49.37% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 875 988 1284
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,225 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 25 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Glasgow +17 21 £40,000 -11.11%
Fife +2 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
West Lothian +9 6 £40,000 -34.69%
Dumfries and Galloway - 6 - -
Aberdeen +7 5 - -
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (37.69%) Software Engineering
2 48 (36.92%) C++
3 45 (34.62%) Degree
4 43 (33.08%) C#
5 33 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (18.46%) Computer Science
6 24 (18.46%) Java
7 22 (16.92%) Project Management
8 20 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 20 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (14.62%) Electronics
10 18 (13.85%) Manufacturing
10 18 (13.85%) Linux
11 17 (13.08%) VB
12 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
12 16 (12.31%) SDLC
13 15 (11.54%) .NET
13 15 (11.54%) Fortran
14 14 (10.77%) Mathematics
14 14 (10.77%) Python
14 14 (10.77%) SQL
14 14 (10.77%) Finance
15 13 (10.00%) Unit Testing
16 12 (9.23%) QA
16 12 (9.23%) Firmware
16 12 (9.23%) Mentoring
17 11 (8.46%) Waterfall
17 11 (8.46%) Information Security
17 11 (8.46%) Oracle
17 11 (8.46%) Windows

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 3 (2.31%) Apache Solr
1 3 (2.31%) Apache Spark
1 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (2.31%) SAS
2 1 (0.77%) Apache
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.08%) OrCAD
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) RMDS
2 3 (2.31%) Sonata
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.54%) PaaS
1 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.85%) HTTP
3 4 (3.08%) Multicast
3 4 (3.08%) RS-232
3 4 (3.08%) RS-485
4 3 (2.31%) FTP
4 3 (2.31%) SNMP
5 2 (1.54%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.54%) DECT
5 2 (1.54%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.54%) UWB
5 2 (1.54%) Wireless
5 2 (1.54%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.77%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.62%) MySQL
3 3 (2.31%) Big Data
3 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.31%) Parquet
4 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) LabVIEW
2 4 (3.08%) Selenium
3 3 (2.31%) Appium
3 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (0.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.77%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.77%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.77%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.77%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.77%) JIRA
5 1 (0.77%) JSUnit
5 1 (0.77%) JUnit
5 1 (0.77%) Maven
5 1 (0.77%) Mocha
5 1 (0.77%) Trac
5 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (14.62%) Electronics
2 18 (13.85%) Manufacturing
3 14 (10.77%) Finance
4 10 (7.69%) Banking
4 10 (7.69%) Military
5 5 (3.85%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.08%) Marketing
7 3 (2.31%) Publishing
8 2 (1.54%) Retail
8 2 (1.54%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.77%) Advertising
9 1 (0.77%) Avionics
9 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Software Engineer
2 18 (13.85%) Embedded Engineer
3 15 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (8.46%) Development Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Programmer
6 9 (6.92%) Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Embedded C Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) C Software Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Firmware Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) Architect
8 7 (5.38%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (4.62%) Junior
9 6 (4.62%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (3.85%) Server Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.54%) .NET
2 7 (5.38%) REST
3 6 (4.62%) CSS
3 6 (4.62%) jQuery
3 6 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (4.62%) Web Services
4 4 (3.08%) HTML
5 3 (2.31%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.31%) Apache Flex
5 3 (2.31%) CGI
5 3 (2.31%) Core Data
5 3 (2.31%) Ext JS
5 3 (2.31%) GWT
5 3 (2.31%) HTML5
5 3 (2.31%) Kafka
5 3 (2.31%) RESTful
5 3 (2.31%) Silverlight
5 3 (2.31%) SOAP
5 3 (2.31%) XML
6 2 (1.54%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.46%) Computer Science
2 20 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 14 (10.77%) Mathematics
4 10 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.38%) Physics
6 6 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (4.62%) User Experience
6 6 (4.62%) VHDL
7 5 (3.85%) Device Driver
7 5 (3.85%) Driving Licence
8 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
8 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.08%) Verilog
9 3 (2.31%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.31%) RIA
10 2 (1.54%) ASIC
10 2 (1.54%) CESG
11 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.85%) Linux
2 11 (8.46%) Windows
3 5 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.08%) Unix
5 3 (2.31%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.54%) Android
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.77%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.69%) Software Engineering
2 33 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.92%) Project Management
4 16 (12.31%) SDLC
5 13 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 12 (9.23%) Mentoring
7 11 (8.46%) Information Security
7 11 (8.46%) Waterfall
8 10 (7.69%) Business Transformation
9 9 (6.92%) Lean Manufacturing
9 9 (6.92%) Six Sigma
10 8 (6.15%) BCP
10 8 (6.15%) Business Continuity
10 8 (6.15%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (6.15%) Coaching
10 8 (6.15%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.15%) Functional Testing
11 7 (5.38%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (5.38%) MVC
11 7 (5.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.92%) C++
2 43 (33.08%) C#
3 24 (18.46%) Java
4 17 (13.08%) VB
5 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
6 15 (11.54%) Fortran
7 14 (10.77%) Python
7 14 (10.77%) SQL
8 10 (7.69%) PHP
9 9 (6.92%) Embedded C
10 8 (6.15%) Perl
10 8 (6.15%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.85%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.85%) Ruby
12 4 (3.08%) C-shell
12 4 (3.08%) Dart
13 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
13 3 (2.31%) Delphi
13 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (34.62%) Degree
2 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 10 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.92%) PhD
4 5 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.85%) HND
5 1 (0.77%) CISM
5 1 (0.77%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.23%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.77%) COBIT
3 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.77%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.77%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (9.23%) Firmware
2 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 3 (2.31%) Fluentd
2 3 (2.31%) Nagios
2 3 (2.31%) Nessus
2 3 (2.31%) QRadar
2 3 (2.31%) SCCM
2 3 (2.31%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (2.31%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (8.46%) Oracle
2 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.62%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.85%) Siemens
5 4 (3.08%) EMC
5 4 (3.08%) Solace
5 4 (3.08%) VMware
6 3 (2.31%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.31%) Avaloq
6 3 (2.31%) FNZ
6 3 (2.31%) Infoblox
6 3 (2.31%) Qualys
6 3 (2.31%) Splunk
7 2 (1.54%) BT
7 2 (1.54%) HP
7 2 (1.54%) IBM
7 2 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.54%) SAP
7 2 (1.54%) Sun
7 2 (1.54%) Twitter
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