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 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 90 83 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Permanent jobs citing C 37 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.70% 2.24% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.22% 4.80% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 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 £34,351 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
877 1000 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.40% 46.66% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 753 925 698
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (55.70%) Java
2 40 (50.63%) Finance
3 31 (39.24%) SQL
4 28 (35.44%) UNIX
5 27 (34.18%) Degree
6 26 (32.91%) Oracle
7 20 (25.32%) Mathematics
8 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
8 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
9 16 (20.25%) C++
9 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL
10 15 (18.99%) C#
10 15 (18.99%) .NET
11 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
12 13 (16.46%) JBoss
12 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
12 13 (16.46%) Banking
13 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
14 10 (12.66%) ProC
14 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
15 9 (11.39%) Linux
16 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
16 8 (10.13%) J2EE
16 8 (10.13%) OO
17 7 (8.86%) French Language
17 7 (8.86%) Project Planning
17 7 (8.86%) MS Access
17 7 (8.86%) Windows
17 7 (8.86%) Web Services
18 6 (7.59%) JSP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (7.59%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.53%) FileNet
4 1 (1.27%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.27%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Unified Communications
1 3 (3.80%) Cisco IPT
1 3 (3.80%) LAN
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) MS Access
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.06%) Informix
4 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) ProC
2 1 (1.27%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (1.27%) LSMW
2 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (50.63%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) French Language
4 5 (6.33%) Advertising
5 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.53%) Legal
6 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 2 (2.53%) Billing
7 1 (1.27%) Marketing
7 1 (1.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Applications Support
4 11 (13.92%) Team Leader
5 10 (12.66%) Support Team Leader
6 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Programmer
7 8 (10.13%) Java Team Leader
8 7 (8.86%) Credit Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (7.59%) Delphi Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Delphi Programmer
9 6 (7.59%) Delphi Software Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Java Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.06%) Graduate
11 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (5.06%) C Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Dynamics NAV Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) J2EE
3 7 (8.86%) Web Services
4 6 (7.59%) JSP
4 6 (7.59%) Servlets
5 5 (6.33%) Java EE
6 4 (5.06%) HTML
7 3 (3.80%) EDI
8 2 (2.53%) CSS
8 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.53%) XML
8 2 (2.53%) J2SE
9 1 (1.27%) OSGi
9 1 (1.27%) REST
9 1 (1.27%) EJB 3.0
9 1 (1.27%) SAP BSP
9 1 (1.27%) Ajax
9 1 (1.27%) JSON
9 1 (1.27%) jQuery
9 1 (1.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Mathematics
2 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.59%) AS400
3 6 (7.59%) iSeries
4 2 (2.53%) Social Media
5 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.27%) Open Source
5 1 (1.27%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.44%) UNIX
2 9 (11.39%) Linux
3 7 (8.86%) Windows
4 6 (7.59%) Solaris
5 5 (6.33%) AIX
6 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
2 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
2 8 (10.13%) OO
3 7 (8.86%) Project Planning
4 4 (5.06%) ITIL
4 4 (5.06%) CRM
5 3 (3.80%) Data Migration
5 3 (3.80%) Document Management
5 3 (3.80%) Migration
5 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.53%) OOP
6 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.53%) Workflow
6 2 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.53%) Scrum
6 2 (2.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (2.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (2.53%) Content Management
6 2 (2.53%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) SQL
3 16 (20.25%) C++
3 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL
4 15 (18.99%) C#
5 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.59%) RPG
6 6 (7.59%) Delphi
7 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.06%) VB
8 3 (3.80%) PHP
8 3 (3.80%) VBA
9 2 (2.53%) Python
9 2 (2.53%) Ruby
10 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.27%) VC++
10 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) CCDA
4 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) ACSA
5 1 (1.27%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) ISEB
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) JTAG
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Nmap
1 1 (1.27%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) CORE IMPACT
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Oracle
2 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.46%) JBoss
4 4 (5.06%) HP
5 3 (3.80%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Kofax
7 1 (1.27%) VMware
7 1 (1.27%) Perforce
7 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
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