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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing C 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 9.52% 3.33% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 7.69% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £43,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 15 13 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 35.71% 43.33% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 11
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) VB Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago