Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 11 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 12 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 15.38% 10.59% 6.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 23.08% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 0
Aberdeen median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - -
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +11.76%

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 42 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 53.85% 45.88% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 20
Aberdeen median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -7.51% +11.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,800 £28,325
90th Percentile £56,875 £50,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 10 (83.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (50.00%) Electronics
3 6 (50.00%) Firmware
4 5 (41.67%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) VB
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) Altera
6 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (16.67%) Xilinx
6 2 (16.67%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (16.67%) VHDL
6 2 (16.67%) Verilog
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Intel
6 2 (16.67%) PhD
6 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (8.33%) CRM

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 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 6 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) PCB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (16.67%) Verilog
2 2 (16.67%) VHDL
2 2 (16.67%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Network Planning
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Altera
1 2 (16.67%) Intel
1 2 (16.67%) Xilinx
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com