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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing C 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 10.00% 9.30% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.12% 13.79% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £22,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +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 33 29 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 82.50% 67.44% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 28
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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
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 24 June 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 -3 4 £22,500 - 3
C
Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 12 (80.00%) C++
2 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Firmware
5 5 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
6 4 (26.67%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) Electronics
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) UML
7 3 (20.00%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) Perl
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) OOD
8 2 (13.33%) ThreadX
8 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (13.33%) Wireless
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) DECT
8 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (13.33%) Image Processing
8 2 (13.33%) ZigBee
8 2 (13.33%) Subversion
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux

C
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DECT
1 2 (13.33%) RS-485
1 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
1 2 (13.33%) ZigBee
2 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) MQTT
2 1 (6.67%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Arduino
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.67%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (13.33%) ThreadX
2 2 (13.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) OO
2 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) Image Processing
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (6.67%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Microservices
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.67%) Delphi
6 1 (6.67%) Go
6 1 (6.67%) Lisp
6 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Scala
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
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