The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank - 13 -
Permanent jobs citing C 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 3.64% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 7.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 45.33% 49.09% 64.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 17
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

C
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the West Lothian region.

C Salary Trend in West Lothian

C
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
West Lothian
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + D.O.E. and includes package
Posted: 8 hours ago