The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 99 87 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -24
Permanent jobs citing C 34 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.49% 1.96% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.58% 4.22% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 51
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,774
% change year-on-year
- +5.89%
C
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
950 995 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.67% 46.32% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 819 921 683
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

C
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

C Salary Trend in Birmingham

C
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 41 (53.25%) Java
2 38 (49.35%) Finance
3 32 (41.56%) SQL
4 29 (37.66%) UNIX
5 26 (33.77%) Oracle
6 23 (29.87%) Degree
7 17 (22.08%) PL/SQL
7 17 (22.08%) Mathematics
8 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
9 15 (19.48%) C++
10 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
11 13 (16.88%) .NET
11 13 (16.88%) JBoss
11 13 (16.88%) Shell Script
12 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
12 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (14.29%) C#
14 10 (12.99%) ProC
14 10 (12.99%) Banking
15 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
15 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
15 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
16 8 (10.39%) Linux
16 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
17 7 (9.09%) French Language
17 7 (9.09%) Project Planning
17 7 (9.09%) J2EE
17 7 (9.09%) MS Access
18 6 (7.79%) Solaris
18 6 (7.79%) Windows

C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) FileNet
4 1 (1.30%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.30%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.30%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.30%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Cisco IPT
1 3 (3.90%) Unified Communications
1 3 (3.90%) LAN
2 2 (2.60%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) VPN
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) MS Access
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.19%) Informix
4 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) ProC
2 1 (1.30%) LSMW
2 1 (1.30%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (49.35%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Banking
3 7 (9.09%) French Language
4 5 (6.49%) Advertising
5 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.60%) Billing
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Military
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Developer
2 17 (22.08%) Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Applications Support
4 12 (15.58%) Team Leader
5 11 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
6 8 (10.39%) Java Team Leader
7 7 (9.09%) Credit Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Programmer
9 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Graduate
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.19%) C Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Delphi Programmer
11 3 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Head of IT
11 3 (3.90%) Head of Infrastructure
11 3 (3.90%) Delphi Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) .NET
2 7 (9.09%) J2EE
3 5 (6.49%) Java EE
3 5 (6.49%) JSP
3 5 (6.49%) Servlets
3 5 (6.49%) Web Services
4 3 (3.90%) HTML
4 3 (3.90%) EDI
5 2 (2.60%) XML
5 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.30%) SAP BSP
6 1 (1.30%) Ajax
6 1 (1.30%) JSON
6 1 (1.30%) jQuery
6 1 (1.30%) Spring
6 1 (1.30%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (1.30%) OSGi
6 1 (1.30%) REST
6 1 (1.30%) Middleware
6 1 (1.30%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Mathematics
2 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) iSeries
4 3 (3.90%) AS400
5 1 (1.30%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.30%) Open Source
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.30%) Social Media
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.66%) UNIX
2 8 (10.39%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) Solaris
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 5 (6.49%) AIX
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.30%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
1 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
2 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
3 7 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 5 (6.49%) OO
5 4 (5.19%) CRM
5 4 (5.19%) ITIL
5 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.90%) Coaching
7 2 (2.60%) OOP
7 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.60%) Migration
7 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.60%) Scrum
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL V2
7 2 (2.60%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.60%) Functional Programming
7 2 (2.60%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.25%) Java
2 32 (41.56%) SQL
3 17 (22.08%) PL/SQL
4 15 (19.48%) C++
5 13 (16.88%) Shell Script
6 11 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (3.90%) RPG
7 3 (3.90%) Delphi
7 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.90%) VB
8 2 (2.60%) Python
8 2 (2.60%) PHP
8 2 (2.60%) VBA
8 2 (2.60%) Ruby
9 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.30%) ABAP
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (29.87%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) CCDA
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) ACSA
5 1 (1.30%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) CISSP
5 1 (1.30%) MCSE
5 1 (1.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
1 1 (1.30%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Nmap
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Nessus
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.30%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Oracle
2 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.88%) JBoss
4 4 (5.19%) HP
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.30%) Perforce
7 1 (1.30%) Kofax
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) SAP
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