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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 66 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Permanent jobs citing C 39 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.20% 2.23% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.15% 5.28% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 20
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +29.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £38,850 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £65,722 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 757 511 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 62.05% 42.16% 46.11%
Number of salaries quoted 470 299 418
Median salary £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.43% +6.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,200 £58,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for C.

1 37 (58.73%) C++
2 31 (49.21%) Python
3 29 (46.03%) Java
4 26 (41.27%) Linux
4 26 (41.27%) Software Engineering
5 23 (36.51%) Red Hat
6 20 (31.75%) Windows
7 17 (26.98%) VB
8 16 (25.40%) Solaris
8 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
8 16 (25.40%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (25.40%) Ruby
8 16 (25.40%) Security Testing
8 16 (25.40%) CREST Certified
9 13 (20.63%) Finance
10 11 (17.46%) PHP
11 10 (15.87%) Unix
11 10 (15.87%) Degree
11 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
12 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (14.29%) Perl
13 8 (12.70%) Embedded C
13 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
13 8 (12.70%) EMC
13 8 (12.70%) SAN
14 7 (11.11%) Replication
14 7 (11.11%) Clustering
14 7 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (11.11%) Identity Management
14 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management

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 (3.17%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.17%) Confluence
1 2 (3.17%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.70%) SAN
3 3 (4.76%) Wireless
4 2 (3.17%) Network Security
5 1 (1.59%) Intranet
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) NAS
5 1 (1.59%) NGN
5 1 (1.59%) RS-485
5 1 (1.59%) Software-Defined Radio
5 1 (1.59%) VoIP
5 1 (1.59%) WAN
5 1 (1.59%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) HBase
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.17%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Trac
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Manual Tester
2 16 (25.40%) Security Tester
2 16 (25.40%) Tester
3 10 (15.87%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) C Software Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Consultant
4 8 (12.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Linux Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) Unix Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) ICT Director
7 5 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (3.17%) Ajax
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.17%) JSON
3 2 (3.17%) RSS
3 2 (3.17%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.59%) React
4 1 (1.59%) RESTful
4 1 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) Clustering
2 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) Replication
3 4 (6.35%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) ASIC
4 3 (4.76%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.76%) Verilog
5 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.59%) Arduino
6 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.59%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.27%) Linux
2 20 (31.75%) Windows
3 16 (25.40%) Solaris
4 10 (15.87%) Unix
5 7 (11.11%) AIX
5 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.35%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (4.76%) Android
8 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.59%) MVS
8 1 (1.59%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Software Engineering
2 16 (25.40%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (25.40%) Security Testing
3 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (11.11%) High Availability
4 7 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 7 (11.11%) ITIL
4 7 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
5 5 (7.94%) Information Architecture
5 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
5 5 (7.94%) Statistics
6 4 (6.35%) Validation
7 3 (4.76%) Android Development
7 3 (4.76%) DevOps
7 3 (4.76%) OO
7 3 (4.76%) TDD
8 2 (3.17%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (3.17%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) C++
2 31 (49.21%) Python
3 29 (46.03%) Java
4 17 (26.98%) VB
5 16 (25.40%) Ruby
6 11 (17.46%) PHP
7 9 (14.29%) Perl
8 8 (12.70%) Embedded C
9 7 (11.11%) C#
10 5 (7.94%) SQL
11 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
12 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++
12 2 (3.17%) Lisp
12 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
12 2 (3.17%) Scala
12 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.59%) R
13 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) CREST Certified
2 10 (15.87%) Degree
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.59%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) RHEV
3 5 (7.94%) Firmware
4 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.59%) HDFS
5 1 (1.59%) KVM
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Control-M
1 7 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (11.11%) Puppet
1 7 (11.11%) Rundeck
1 7 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Red Hat
2 8 (12.70%) EMC
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Avaya
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) QNX
5 1 (1.59%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.59%) Symantec
5 1 (1.59%) Xilinx
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Private Healthcare, Good Pensio
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 27 days ago