Period
to 23 October 2018

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

C
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 77 89
Rank change year-on-year -32 +12 +26
Permanent jobs citing C 45 77 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.78% 2.84% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 4.65% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 52 30
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -21.05% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,150 £26,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,697 £54,800 £67,208
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,323 1,656 1,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.21% 61.15% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 823 1,019 732
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £28,275
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for C.

1 27 (60.00%) C++
1 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 17 (37.78%) Degree
4 14 (31.11%) Python
5 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (24.44%) C#
6 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
7 10 (22.22%) Mac OS X
7 10 (22.22%) Data Structures
8 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
8 7 (15.56%) Finance
8 7 (15.56%) Embedded C
9 6 (13.33%) Banking
9 6 (13.33%) Process Architecture
9 6 (13.33%) Analytics
9 6 (13.33%) SDLC
9 6 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (11.11%) Data Analytics
10 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
11 4 (8.89%) Firmware
11 4 (8.89%) Java
11 4 (8.89%) .NET
11 4 (8.89%) Data Management
11 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (8.89%) Network Security
11 4 (8.89%) SFIA
11 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (6.67%) IT Strategy
12 3 (6.67%) Mathematics

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 1 (2.22%) Confluence
1 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 2 (4.44%) SMS
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Blockchain
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
4 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
3 5 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Python Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Graduate
6 2 (4.44%) Programmer
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Testing Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) Android Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (2.22%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) REST
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) JAX-WS
3 1 (2.22%) JSF
3 1 (2.22%) JSON
3 1 (2.22%) JSP
3 1 (2.22%) Node.js
3 1 (2.22%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.22%) React
3 1 (2.22%) React Native
3 1 (2.22%) RESTful
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
3 1 (2.22%) WebGL
3 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.44%) Fintech
5 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.44%) Robotics
6 1 (2.22%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.22%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.44%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) CentOS
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) Analytics
3 6 (13.33%) Process Architecture
3 6 (13.33%) SDLC
4 5 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 4 (8.89%) Data Management
5 4 (8.89%) SFIA
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (4.44%) OSSTMM
7 2 (4.44%) OWASP
7 2 (4.44%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.44%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) C++
2 14 (31.11%) Python
3 11 (24.44%) C#
4 7 (15.56%) Embedded C
5 4 (8.89%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.22%) Fortran
7 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) GPEN
4 2 (4.44%) GWAPT
4 2 (4.44%) OSCE
4 2 (4.44%) OSCP
4 2 (4.44%) PMP
5 1 (2.22%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Firmware
2 2 (4.44%) Docker
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Google
1 1 (2.22%) IBM
1 1 (2.22%) Intel
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle
1 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (2.22%) Splunk