Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 7 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 10.45% 13.10% 15.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.59% 28.95% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Fife median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +20.63%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,875 £29,800
90th Percentile £50,500 £50,500 £40,400
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +5.26%

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 Fife with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Fife
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 34 38 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 50.75% 45.24% 59.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 38
Fife median annual salary £37,661 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.88% -14.47% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,150 £29,700
90th Percentile £49,750 £45,900 £44,688
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Fife

C
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for C in Fife

C
Salary Histogram in Fife

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Fife over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Fife

C
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Fife region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +2 7 £40,000 -15.79%
C
Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Fife region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 4 (57.14%) XAML
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) EMV
5 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) APACS
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) APACS
1 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (14.29%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA