The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
UK / Scotland
Rank 88 109 59
Rank change year-on-year +21 -50  
Permanent jobs citing C 53 47 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.33% 1.62% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 3.31% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 46
Median salary £42,500 £37,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.58% -1.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £23,750 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,964 £58,750
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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1383 1418 1632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 60.71% 48.76% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 802 905 1054
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,499
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

C
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for C in Scotland

C
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Scotland

C
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Edinburgh +2 24 £37,500 -0.66% 11
West Lothian +3 11 £45,000 - 3
Glasgow +17 9 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Fife +3 6 £26,500 -24.28% 2
Dundee +12 2 £47,500 - 4
Aberdeen +2 1 £50,000 +38.88% 4
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for C.

1 61 (64.21%) C++
2 45 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 37 (38.95%) Linux
4 29 (30.53%) Java
5 26 (27.37%) Windows
6 25 (26.32%) Python
6 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (24.21%) C#
8 16 (16.84%) Embedded C
8 16 (16.84%) Electronics
9 13 (13.68%) UML
9 13 (13.68%) Degree
10 12 (12.63%) Computer Science
10 12 (12.63%) OO
11 11 (11.58%) VB
11 11 (11.58%) Finance
11 11 (11.58%) Ruby
11 11 (11.58%) SDLC
12 10 (10.53%) CREST Certified
12 10 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (10.53%) Security Testing
12 10 (10.53%) Red Hat
12 10 (10.53%) Firmware
12 10 (10.53%) .NET
12 10 (10.53%) Solaris
12 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
13 9 (9.47%) SQL
14 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
15 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
15 7 (7.37%) Functional Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (2.11%) Confluence
1 2 (2.11%) SAS
1 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.05%) Apache
2 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.05%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.26%) Internet
3 4 (4.21%) Wireless
3 4 (4.21%) ZigBee
4 3 (3.16%) Bluetooth
4 3 (3.16%) DECT
4 3 (3.16%) HTTP
4 3 (3.16%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.16%) RS-485
4 3 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.11%) ATM
5 2 (2.11%) MQTT
5 2 (2.11%) RS-232
6 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.05%) Network Security
6 1 (1.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (1.05%) MSDE
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
4 1 (1.05%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.05%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.05%) Redis
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Subversion
2 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.16%) JIRA
3 2 (2.11%) Appium
3 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.11%) Maven
3 2 (2.11%) Selenium
4 1 (1.05%) Ant
4 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.05%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.05%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.05%) Gradle
4 1 (1.05%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.05%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (16.84%) Electronics
2 11 (11.58%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Games
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.05%) Automotive
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (41.05%) Software Engineer
2 27 (28.42%) Embedded Engineer
3 21 (22.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 16 (16.84%) Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Embedded C Engineer
6 10 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (10.53%) Tester
7 9 (9.47%) Manual Tester
7 9 (9.47%) Security Tester
8 8 (8.42%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Firmware Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
11 5 (5.26%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 5 (5.26%) C++ Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.53%) .NET
2 6 (6.32%) Node.js
3 4 (4.21%) HTML
4 3 (3.16%) Core Data
4 3 (3.16%) Middleware
4 3 (3.16%) REST
5 2 (2.11%) Ajax
5 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.11%) CSS
5 2 (2.11%) HTML5
5 2 (2.11%) XML
6 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.05%) jQuery
6 1 (1.05%) JSON
6 1 (1.05%) Spring
6 1 (1.05%) STL
6 1 (1.05%) WCF
6 1 (1.05%) Web Services
6 1 (1.05%) WPF
6 1 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.21%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.21%) Device Driver
2 4 (4.21%) Internet of Things
3 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) Arduino
3 3 (3.16%) Raspberry Pi
4 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.11%) Derivative
4 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.11%) EMV
4 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.11%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.11%) Verilog
4 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.11%) W3C
5 1 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.05%) Swaptions
5 1 (1.05%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.95%) Linux
2 26 (27.37%) Windows
3 10 (10.53%) Solaris
4 6 (6.32%) Android
4 6 (6.32%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.21%) Unix
7 2 (2.11%) ThreadX
7 2 (2.11%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.05%) MVS
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.68%) UML
4 12 (12.63%) OO
5 11 (11.58%) SDLC
6 10 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (10.53%) Security Testing
7 7 (7.37%) Functional Testing
8 6 (6.32%) OOD
9 5 (5.26%) Android Development
9 5 (5.26%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.21%) CRM
10 4 (4.21%) ERP
10 4 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.16%) DevOps
11 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
11 3 (3.16%) Time Management
11 3 (3.16%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (64.21%) C++
2 29 (30.53%) Java
3 25 (26.32%) Python
4 23 (24.21%) C#
5 16 (16.84%) Embedded C
6 11 (11.58%) Ruby
6 11 (11.58%) VB
7 9 (9.47%) SQL
8 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.26%) Assembly Language
9 5 (5.26%) Embedded C++
9 5 (5.26%) Perl
10 3 (3.16%) Delphi
10 3 (3.16%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.11%) Ada
11 2 (2.11%) Lisp
11 2 (2.11%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.11%) PHP
11 2 (2.11%) R
11 2 (2.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Degree
2 10 (10.53%) CREST Certified
3 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.16%) HND
5 1 (1.05%) MCP
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.05%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.05%) EMIR
1 1 (1.05%) MiFID
1 1 (1.05%) MISRA
1 1 (1.05%) QA
1 1 (1.05%) UCITS
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Firmware
2 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) KVM
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) MOM
2 1 (1.05%) Ansible
2 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.11%) IBM
3 2 (2.11%) Intel
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe
4 1 (1.05%) Charles River
4 1 (1.05%) Freescale
4 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.05%) Nintex
4 1 (1.05%) QNX
4 1 (1.05%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.05%) Telerik
4 1 (1.05%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 14 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + negotiable,
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
The SmartList
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
The SmartList
Posted: 5 days ago
Dundee
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Aberdeen
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Forfar, Angus
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Lanarkshire
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Perth, Perth & Kinross
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Fife
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Dundee
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Aberdeen
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Aberdeen
The Army
Posted: 21 days ago
Fife
The Army
Posted: 21 days ago