The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 30 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs citing C 8 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 4.88% 8.64% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.67% 12.96% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Programming Languages Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 54 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 45.73% 66.67% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 64 44 80
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

C
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

C Salary Trend in Abingdon

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) Degree
3 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (37.50%) Subversion
3 6 (37.50%) C++
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Bugzilla
5 4 (25.00%) JIRA
5 4 (25.00%) WSUS
5 4 (25.00%) Biotechnology
5 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (25.00%) JTAG
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) EqualLogic
5 4 (25.00%) GDB
5 4 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (25.00%) Toshiba
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) Firmware
5 4 (25.00%) Internet
5 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (25.00%) Flash
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) Windows

C
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) GDB
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (25.00%) Games
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Head of IT
2 4 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Biotechnology
1 4 (25.00%) EqualLogic
1 4 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
2 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 2 (12.50%) BDD
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Acceptance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Fortran
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) JTAG
2 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Toshiba
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Dell
1 4 (25.00%) Avaya