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

C
West Lothian / Livingston
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5  
Permanent jobs citing C 10 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 17.54% 5.41% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.64% 11.11% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Median salary £45,000 - £31,000
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 Livingston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Livingston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 39 18 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston 68.42% 48.65% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 19
Median salary £41,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.56% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Livingston 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 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

C
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Livingston over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Livingston

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 Livingston region with a requirement for C.

1 14 (87.50%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) Electronics
6 6 (37.50%) UML
6 6 (37.50%) Firmware
6 6 (37.50%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Python
7 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
7 4 (25.00%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) RS-485
8 3 (18.75%) Subversion
8 3 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) Wireless
8 3 (18.75%) ZigBee
9 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 2 (12.50%) ThreadX
9 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
9 2 (12.50%) OOD
9 2 (12.50%) DECT
9 2 (12.50%) Perl
9 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 2 (12.50%) Image Processing
10 1 (6.25%) Qt
10 1 (6.25%) RS-232
10 1 (6.25%) Device Driver Development
10 1 (6.25%) SQL

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 3 (18.75%) RS-485
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
1 3 (18.75%) ZigBee
2 2 (12.50%) DECT
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) MQTT
3 1 (6.25%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
General
1 7 (43.75%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Embedded Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
1 1 (6.25%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Arduino
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.25%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) ThreadX
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) UML
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Image Processing
5 2 (12.50%) OOD
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (6.25%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Microservices
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.25%) Delphi
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Lisp
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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