The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 72 60
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing C 24 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.15% 1.79% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 4.35% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 27
Median salary £37,500 £37,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.66% -1.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 653 552 629
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 58.41% 41.16% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 399 377 448
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

C
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for C in Edinburgh

C
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Edinburgh

C
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for C.

1 25 (58.14%) C++
2 21 (48.84%) Software Engineering
3 19 (44.19%) Java
3 19 (44.19%) Linux
4 16 (37.21%) Python
5 14 (32.56%) Windows
6 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (25.58%) VB
8 10 (23.26%) Solaris
8 10 (23.26%) C#
8 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
8 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (23.26%) Ruby
8 10 (23.26%) Red Hat
8 10 (23.26%) Security Testing
8 10 (23.26%) CREST Certified
9 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
9 7 (16.28%) Embedded C
9 7 (16.28%) .NET
10 6 (13.95%) Degree
11 4 (9.30%) Android
11 4 (9.30%) Node.js
11 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Firmware
11 4 (9.30%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (6.98%) Electronics
12 3 (6.98%) Finance
12 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
12 3 (6.98%) UML
12 3 (6.98%) OO

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.33%) DECT
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Appium
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) Selenium
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (6.98%) Electronics
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Software Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Tester
3 9 (20.93%) Manual Tester
3 9 (20.93%) Security Tester
4 7 (16.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Firmware Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) Node.js
3 3 (6.98%) Core Data
3 3 (6.98%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) Ajax
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) JSON
4 1 (2.33%) RSS
4 1 (2.33%) WPF
4 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.65%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) Arduino
3 1 (2.33%) ASIC
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (2.33%) Verilog
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 14 (32.56%) Windows
3 10 (23.26%) Solaris
4 4 (9.30%) Android
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.65%) Unix
7 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.33%) MVS
7 1 (2.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Software Engineering
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (23.26%) Security Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Android Development
5 3 (6.98%) iOS Development
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) Time Management
5 3 (6.98%) UML
5 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.65%) OOD
6 2 (4.65%) SDLC
6 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.65%) Validation
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.33%) Line Management
7 1 (2.33%) Linux Kernel Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) C++
2 19 (44.19%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) Python
4 11 (25.58%) VB
5 10 (23.26%) C#
5 10 (23.26%) Ruby
6 7 (16.28%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.65%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.65%) Delphi
8 2 (4.65%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 2 (4.65%) R
8 2 (4.65%) SQL
9 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.33%) Lisp
9 1 (2.33%) Perl
9 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) CREST Certified
2 6 (13.95%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Firmware
2 1 (2.33%) KVM
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Freescale
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) QNX
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
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