C Jobs in Scotland

C
UK > Scotland

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 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 117 106 152
Rank change year-on-year -11 +46 -75
Permanent jobs citing C 146 133 89
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 3.08% 2.75% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.60% 5.81% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 135 87 65
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -

All Programming Languages
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,609 2,288 2,618
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 55.01% 47.35% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,015 1,309 1,613
10th Percentile £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,125 £45,000 £42,363
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £59,526 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.60% +13.38% +10.53%
75th Percentile £68,625 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for C in Scotland

C
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C in Scotland.

Salary trend for C in Scotland

C
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

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 6 months to 26 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Edinburgh +44 50 £62,500 +18.48% 20
Aberdeen -7 24 £52,500 +23.53% 9
Glasgow -69 21 £42,500 -15.00% 10
West Lothian -2 11 £60,000 - 1
Fife +7 9 £50,000 - 6
Dundee -7 8 £55,000 - 2
Lanarkshire - 2 - - 2
Aberdeenshire +9 1 £35,000 -48.15% 3
Inverclyde - 1 £50,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
C
UK

C
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.74%) AWS
3 2 (1.37%) Azure
3 2 (1.37%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (1.37%) GitHub
3 2 (1.37%) SaaS
3 2 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 57 (39.04%) Wireless
2 14 (9.59%) Ethernet
3 13 (8.90%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (7.53%) RS-232
5 4 (2.74%) Network Security
6 2 (1.37%) Bluetooth
6 2 (1.37%) Modbus
7 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.22%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.85%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.37%) MySQL
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.37%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (8.22%) LabVIEW
2 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.37%) IBM UrbanCode
3 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.37%) Maven
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.68%) MSTest
4 1 (0.68%) TestComplete
General
1 70 (47.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 66 (45.21%) Social Skills
3 27 (18.49%) Manufacturing
4 14 (9.59%) Electronics
5 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.79%) Finance
5 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.42%) Law
6 5 (3.42%) Retail
7 3 (2.05%) Marketing
8 2 (1.37%) Aviation
8 2 (1.37%) Banking
8 2 (1.37%) Legal
8 2 (1.37%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 67 (45.89%) Embedded Engineer
2 66 (45.21%) Software Engineer
3 38 (26.03%) Senior
4 27 (18.49%) Senior Software Engineer
5 26 (17.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (15.75%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 23 (15.75%) Firmware Engineer
6 23 (15.75%) Graduate
7 22 (15.07%) Junior
7 22 (15.07%) Junior Embedded Engineer
8 18 (12.33%) Developer
9 14 (9.59%) C++ Developer
10 13 (8.90%) C Developer
10 13 (8.90%) C/C++ Developer
10 13 (8.90%) Senior Embedded Engineer
10 13 (8.90%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 11 (7.53%) Senior C Developer
11 11 (7.53%) Senior C++ Developer
11 11 (7.53%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.53%) HTML
1 11 (7.53%) Yocto
2 9 (6.16%) CSS
3 6 (4.11%) .NET
4 4 (2.74%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.74%) Node.js
5 3 (2.05%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.37%) HTML5
6 2 (1.37%) J2EE
6 2 (1.37%) MFC
6 2 (1.37%) REST
6 2 (1.37%) Serverless Framework
6 2 (1.37%) SOAP
6 2 (1.37%) Spring
6 2 (1.37%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.37%) Vue
6 2 (1.37%) XML
7 1 (0.68%) DPDK
7 1 (0.68%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Algorithms
1 12 (8.22%) Device Driver
2 5 (3.42%) Data Structures
2 5 (3.42%) Distributed Computing
3 4 (2.74%) Product Ownership
4 3 (2.05%) Distributed Systems
5 2 (1.37%) Blog
5 2 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.37%) FPGA
5 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 1 (0.68%) IoT
6 1 (0.68%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (0.68%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.29%) Linux
2 11 (7.53%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.37%) Android
3 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.68%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (80.14%) Software Engineering
2 69 (47.26%) Computer Science
3 48 (32.88%) Mathematics
4 43 (29.45%) Physics
5 21 (14.38%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (8.90%) Data Management
7 12 (8.22%) Agile
8 11 (7.53%) OOD
9 9 (6.16%) Machine Learning
10 8 (5.48%) Workflow
11 7 (4.79%) Analytical Thinking
11 7 (4.79%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (4.79%) Decision-Making
11 7 (4.79%) DevOps
11 7 (4.79%) Knowledge Transfer
12 6 (4.11%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.11%) Project Management
13 5 (3.42%) Benchmarking
13 5 (3.42%) Parallel Programming
13 5 (3.42%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (39.73%) Embedded C
2 55 (37.67%) C++
3 31 (21.23%) C#
4 29 (19.86%) Java
5 22 (15.07%) Python
6 15 (10.27%) Rust
7 7 (4.79%) SQL
8 6 (4.11%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.42%) Go
9 5 (3.42%) Haskell
10 2 (1.37%) ABAP
10 2 (1.37%) PHP
10 2 (1.37%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.68%) Bash
11 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (48.63%) Degree
2 12 (8.22%) Master's Degree
3 11 (7.53%) PhD
4 3 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 52 (35.62%) Firmware
2 25 (17.12%) Embedded Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (3.42%) Twitter
2 4 (2.74%) SAP
3 2 (1.37%) Dynatrace
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle
3 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.37%) Splunk
4 1 (0.68%) ANSYS