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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 105 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 22 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.09% 1.98% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 4.99% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 39
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,481 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £57,000 £61,000
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
859 782 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.59% 39.72% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 766 692 879
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,758 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Java
3 14 (24.14%) C++
4 13 (22.41%) Mathematics
5 12 (20.69%) Degree
5 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
5 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 11 (18.97%) SQL
6 11 (18.97%) QA
7 10 (17.24%) C#
8 9 (15.52%) Finance
9 8 (13.79%) .NET
9 8 (13.79%) Windows
10 7 (12.07%) Python
10 7 (12.07%) Cisco
10 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
11 6 (10.34%) Automated Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
11 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
11 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
11 6 (10.34%) OO
11 6 (10.34%) MS Project
11 6 (10.34%) MS Office
11 6 (10.34%) CSS
11 6 (10.34%) HTML
11 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
12 5 (8.62%) Oracle
12 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
12 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
12 5 (8.62%) UNIX

C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (5.17%) WorkSite
2 2 (3.45%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (1.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Project
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
2 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) GNU Octave
3 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) Simulink
4 1 (1.72%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Trello
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) VPN
2 3 (5.17%) 3G
2 3 (5.17%) MPLS
2 3 (5.17%) WAN
2 3 (5.17%) BGP
2 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.45%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.45%) HTTP
3 2 (3.45%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) OSPF
4 1 (1.72%) ISDN
4 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.72%) Firewall
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
4 1 (1.72%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Data Mining
2 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.17%) MS Access
4 2 (3.45%) MySQL
4 2 (3.45%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.72%) Informix
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.72%) SQLite
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) HP UFT
1 5 (8.62%) Selenium
1 5 (8.62%) FitNesse
2 2 (3.45%) ProC
3 1 (1.72%) Xcode
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.72%) eggPlant
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.62%) Marketing
4 4 (6.90%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Developer
2 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Tester
4 5 (8.62%) Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) QA Tester
5 4 (6.90%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Graduate
6 3 (5.17%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.45%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Account Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Internal Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 6 (10.34%) CSS
2 6 (10.34%) HTML
3 4 (6.90%) Web Services
4 3 (5.17%) Ajax
4 3 (5.17%) Java EE
4 3 (5.17%) jQuery
5 2 (3.45%) JPA
5 2 (3.45%) Java SE
5 2 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (3.45%) GWT
5 2 (3.45%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.72%) POSIX
6 1 (1.72%) CGI
6 1 (1.72%) Middleware
6 1 (1.72%) Cocoa
6 1 (1.72%) WinForms
6 1 (1.72%) JSF
6 1 (1.72%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Mathematics
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
4 5 (8.62%) Physics
5 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
5 4 (6.90%) Social Media
5 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.90%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.45%) User Experience
7 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.72%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.72%) iPad
7 1 (1.72%) iPhone
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) UNIX
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000
4 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.17%) Android
4 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.72%) AIX
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.34%) OO
3 6 (10.34%) Automated Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Probability Theory
4 5 (8.62%) User Stories
4 5 (8.62%) Linear Algebra
4 5 (8.62%) Load Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Web Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
4 5 (8.62%) Image Processing
4 5 (8.62%) Pattern Recognition
4 5 (8.62%) Signal Processing
5 4 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (6.90%) Project Management
6 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.17%) Document Management
6 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) Java
2 14 (24.14%) C++
3 11 (18.97%) SQL
4 10 (17.24%) C#
5 7 (12.07%) Python
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.62%) Fortran
7 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.90%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.45%) VBScript
9 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.45%) Ruby
10 1 (1.72%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.72%) VB
10 1 (1.72%) VC++
10 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.62%) PhD
2 5 (8.62%) ISEB
2 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) JNCIP
5 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.45%) CCNP
5 2 (3.45%) CCNA
6 1 (1.72%) CISSP
6 1 (1.72%) CISM
6 1 (1.72%) CEH
6 1 (1.72%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Nessus
1 1 (1.72%) Ionix
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) Citrix
4 3 (5.17%) Interwoven
4 3 (5.17%) Adobe
4 3 (5.17%) Juniper
4 3 (5.17%) Apple
4 3 (5.17%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.72%) Zend
6 1 (1.72%) Qualys
6 1 (1.72%) Aruba
6 1 (1.72%) Rapid7
6 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.72%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.72%) Sun
6 1 (1.72%) EMC
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training, Benefits, bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago