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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 95 100 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing C 28 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.43% 1.60% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 3.94% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 36
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £33,616 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
859 863 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.89% 40.52% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 778 740 901
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
1 13 (24.53%) Java
1 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 11 (20.75%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) C++
3 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.98%) Cisco
4 9 (16.98%) Windows
4 9 (16.98%) Finance
4 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.09%) .NET
6 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
6 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
7 6 (11.32%) QA
7 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
7 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (11.32%) VPN
7 6 (11.32%) OO
7 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
7 6 (11.32%) HTML
7 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.32%) MS Project
7 6 (11.32%) CSS
7 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
8 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (9.43%) Linux
8 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
8 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
8 5 (9.43%) WAN

C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.66%) WorkSite
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) NServiceBus
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Project
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
3 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) Simulink
4 1 (1.89%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Trello
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) VPN
2 5 (9.43%) WAN
2 5 (9.43%) MPLS
2 5 (9.43%) BGP
3 4 (7.55%) LAN
4 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.66%) 3G
4 3 (5.66%) Firewall
5 2 (3.77%) VLAN
5 2 (3.77%) Internet
5 2 (3.77%) HTTP
5 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.89%) ISDN
6 1 (1.89%) Network Security
6 1 (1.89%) Junos
6 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.89%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.66%) MS Access
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.89%) Informix
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) SQLite
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Selenium
1 3 (5.66%) FitNesse
1 3 (5.66%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.77%) ProC
3 1 (1.89%) Xcode
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.89%) CMake
3 1 (1.89%) eggPlant
General
1 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.98%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 8 (15.09%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Graduate
4 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Tester
5 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Buyer
6 3 (5.66%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) CSS
2 6 (11.32%) HTML
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) Ajax
4 3 (5.66%) jQuery
5 2 (3.77%) JPA
5 2 (3.77%) Java SE
5 2 (3.77%) Java EE
5 2 (3.77%) GWT
5 2 (3.77%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (3.77%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.89%) POSIX
6 1 (1.89%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.89%) Cocoa
6 1 (1.89%) WinForms
6 1 (1.89%) Spring
6 1 (1.89%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.89%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.89%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) UNIX
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 2000
4 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.66%) Android
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.77%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
3 6 (11.32%) OO
4 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.55%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Fault Management
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) Project Management
5 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Software Licensing
5 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.66%) SDLC
6 3 (5.66%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.66%) User Stories
6 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Web Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.66%) Load Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Document Management
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) Java
2 11 (20.75%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) C++
4 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.55%) C#
7 3 (5.66%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.66%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.77%) VC++
8 2 (3.77%) VBScript
8 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.89%) Perl
9 1 (1.89%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) JNCIP
4 4 (7.55%) CCNP
5 3 (5.66%) ISEB
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.89%) CISM
7 1 (1.89%) CEH
7 1 (1.89%) CISSP
7 1 (1.89%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Firmware
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.89%) Nessus
2 1 (1.89%) Ionix
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco
3 5 (9.43%) Citrix
3 5 (9.43%) Juniper
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 3 (5.66%) Interwoven
5 3 (5.66%) Adobe
5 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
5 3 (5.66%) Apple
6 2 (3.77%) Symantec
6 2 (3.77%) Sophos
6 2 (3.77%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.77%) Kaspersky
6 2 (3.77%) Veeam
7 1 (1.89%) Aruba
7 1 (1.89%) Rapid7
7 1 (1.89%) Qualys
7 1 (1.89%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.89%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training, Benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
TCNS
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
PMA Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + career, benefits, bonuses,
Posted: 26 days ago