Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +9
Permanent jobs citing C 15 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 14.29% 13.70% 8.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.79% 35.71% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Aberdeen median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +25.00% -22.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £33,575 £27,850
90th Percentile £52,625 £50,125 £47,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% -8.11% +18.59%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 56 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 53.33% 38.36% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 19
Aberdeen median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -2.44% +5.81%
10th Percentile £29,375 £32,500 £31,700
90th Percentile £65,625 £52,000 £51,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for C in Aberdeen

C
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for C in Aberdeen

C
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for C.

1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) Electronics
3 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (33.33%) Robotics
6 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
7 3 (20.00%) Intel
7 3 (20.00%) Firmware
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) PhD
7 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) SOAP
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) VHDL
7 3 (20.00%) Verilog
7 3 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (20.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (20.00%) GitLab
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Design Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) CSS3
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) HTML5
1 3 (20.00%) jQuery
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
1 3 (20.00%) RESTful
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
1 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (33.33%) Robotics
3 3 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (20.00%) Verilog
3 3 (20.00%) VHDL
3 3 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Master's Degree
2 3 (20.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Altera
1 3 (20.00%) Intel
1 3 (20.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com