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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing C 6 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 23.08% 34.09% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.58% 62.50% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Median salary £32,500 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.03% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,750 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,950 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +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 Fife with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 24 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 73.08% 54.55% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 21
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £42,755 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline 0 5 £32,500 -16.66%
C
Scotland

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

1 8 (66.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) APACS
4 3 (25.00%) EMV
4 3 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Smartcard
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) ATM
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) .NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) C Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior C Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) APACS
1 3 (25.00%) EMV
2 2 (16.67%) Smartcard
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SDLC
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft