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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 12 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 2 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.33% 18.97% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 26.83% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -17.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
31 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 51.67% 70.69% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 20
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Livingston -5 2 £40,000 +29.03% 1
C
Scotland

C
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SOA

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) C Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Django
1 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
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