Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 -6
Permanent jobs citing C 17 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 24.29% 19.30% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.48% 29.73% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 2
Livingston median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -23.64% +57.14%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £48,500 £45,525 £59,250
West Lothian median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -30.83% +65.52%

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 Livingston with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 54 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 77.14% 64.91% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 35
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,075 £28,200
90th Percentile £48,500 £45,875 £53,250
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +6.67% -7.98% +8.67%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Livingston

C
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for C in Livingston

For the 6 months to 20 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 Livingston region with a requirement for C.

1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) Firmware
3 11 (64.71%) Manufacturing
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) XML
3 11 (64.71%) Python
3 11 (64.71%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
3 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
3 11 (64.71%) Defect Tracking
3 11 (64.71%) Optoelectronics
4 8 (47.06%) Electronics
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Physics
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) VxWorks
8 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
9 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
9 1 (5.88%) Life Science
9 1 (5.88%) ZigBee
9 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
9 1 (5.88%) Ethernet

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.88%) RS-232
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) ZigBee
General
1 11 (64.71%) Manufacturing
2 8 (47.06%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Firmware Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
1 11 (64.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Optoelectronics
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Life Science
3 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (11.76%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Defect Tracking
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
1 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (35.29%) Physics
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Firmware