The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 13 15 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C 11 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 15.49% 1.82% 18.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.00% 4.17% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 6
Median salary £45,000 - £31,250
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 - £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 - £36,125
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 West Lothian with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 50 24 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 70.42% 43.64% 68.85%
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 24
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 West Lothian

C
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for C in West Lothian

C
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in West Lothian over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in West Lothian

C
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 25 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
Livingston 0 10 £45,000 - 2
C
Scotland

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for C.

1 15 (88.24%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) Electronics
5 7 (41.18%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) UML
6 6 (35.29%) Firmware
7 5 (29.41%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) SDLC
8 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) Wireless
9 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
9 3 (17.65%) OO
9 3 (17.65%) RS-485
9 3 (17.65%) Subversion
10 2 (11.76%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (11.76%) Microservices
10 2 (11.76%) ThreadX
10 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
10 2 (11.76%) Internet
10 2 (11.76%) MOM
10 2 (11.76%) Middleware
10 2 (11.76%) OOD
10 2 (11.76%) SOA
10 2 (11.76%) Bluetooth
10 2 (11.76%) DECT
10 2 (11.76%) Java

C
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 (17.65%) RS-485
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
1 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
2 2 (11.76%) Bluetooth
2 2 (11.76%) DECT
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) MQTT
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.88%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 7 (41.18%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
7 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Arduino
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
1 2 (11.76%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) ThreadX
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.88%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) UML
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Image Processing
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (5.88%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.88%) Delphi
6 1 (5.88%) Lisp
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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