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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing C 6 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 25.00% 20.69% 23.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 28.57% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Median salary £26,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.28% +22.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £43,000 £33,900
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 Fife with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 14 21 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 58.33% 72.41% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 25
Median salary £26,500 £28,500 £40,499
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.01% -29.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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
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 29 March 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 +1 1 £35,000 +40.00%
C
Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 Fife region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) ATM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) EMV
3 2 (28.57%) Smartcard
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate C C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) EMV
1 2 (28.57%) Smartcard
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Product Management
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft