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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 80 95 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Permanent jobs citing C 48 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.32% 1.66% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.94% 3.83% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 47
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
808 784 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.07% 43.34% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 715 730 641
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (28.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.84%) C++
3 18 (20.69%) SQL
4 16 (18.39%) Java
5 15 (17.24%) Windows
5 15 (17.24%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (16.09%) Degree
6 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
6 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
7 13 (14.94%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
9 10 (11.49%) CRM
9 10 (11.49%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (11.49%) Dynamics GP
9 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (10.34%) Mathematics
10 9 (10.34%) QA
10 9 (10.34%) Linux
10 9 (10.34%) Web Services
11 8 (9.20%) Firewall
11 8 (9.20%) HTML
11 8 (9.20%) Cisco
12 7 (8.05%) EMC
12 7 (8.05%) CSS
12 7 (8.05%) IVR
12 7 (8.05%) Avaya
12 7 (8.05%) Streaming Music

C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.30%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (14.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (11.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (11.49%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.45%) SaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.30%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (2.30%) Heroku
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
4 1 (1.15%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Firewall
2 5 (5.75%) Ethernet
2 5 (5.75%) VPN
3 4 (4.60%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.45%) DNS
4 3 (3.45%) LAN
4 3 (3.45%) VLAN
4 3 (3.45%) WAN
5 2 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.30%) MPLS
5 2 (2.30%) SDH
6 1 (1.15%) BGP
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.15%) DHCP
6 1 (1.15%) FlexRay
6 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.15%) GIS
4 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.15%) Informix
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.15%) CANoe
3 1 (1.15%) CMake
3 1 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.15%) VectorCAST
General
1 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Finance
3 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Developer
2 9 (10.34%) Analyst
3 7 (8.05%) Avaya Engineer
3 7 (8.05%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Developer
3 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) Nortel Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) QA Manager
5 5 (5.75%) QA Test Manager
5 5 (5.75%) Test Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) Web Services
2 8 (9.20%) HTML
3 7 (8.05%) CSS
4 4 (4.60%) Android SDK
4 4 (4.60%) JSON
4 4 (4.60%) REST
4 4 (4.60%) WCF
5 3 (3.45%) XML
6 2 (2.30%) .NET
6 2 (2.30%) Apache Flex
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.30%) CSS3
6 2 (2.30%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.30%) HTML5
6 2 (2.30%) iOS SDK
6 2 (2.30%) JDBC
6 2 (2.30%) Lucene
6 2 (2.30%) ODBC
6 2 (2.30%) Spring
6 2 (2.30%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.05%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.05%) IVR
3 7 (8.05%) Smart Meter
3 7 (8.05%) Streaming Music
4 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.60%) User Experience
6 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.45%) Linked Data
6 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.45%) Replication
6 3 (3.45%) Semantic Web
7 2 (2.30%) CAN bus
7 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.30%) Statistics
8 1 (1.15%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.15%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) Windows
2 9 (10.34%) Linux
3 5 (5.75%) Unix
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.60%) Android
5 3 (3.45%) Solaris
5 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (3.45%) Windows Vista
5 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.15%) AIX
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.24%) Mentoring
2 10 (11.49%) CRM
2 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
3 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (6.90%) Fault Management
4 6 (6.90%) Integration Testing
4 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (6.90%) Time Management
4 6 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (5.75%) Defect Management
5 5 (5.75%) Functional Testing
5 5 (5.75%) Open Source
5 5 (5.75%) Performance Testing
5 5 (5.75%) Project Management
5 5 (5.75%) Regression Testing
5 5 (5.75%) System Testing
5 5 (5.75%) Test Planning
5 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
6 4 (4.60%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.84%) C++
2 18 (20.69%) SQL
3 16 (18.39%) Java
4 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.90%) Perl
5 6 (6.90%) Ruby
6 5 (5.75%) Embedded C
7 4 (4.60%) C#
7 4 (4.60%) Embedded C++
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
8 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.30%) Python
9 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.30%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.15%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) CCNP
3 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.45%) CCIP
4 3 (3.45%) CCNA
4 3 (3.45%) CISSP
5 2 (2.30%) CISM
5 2 (2.30%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.15%) GCIA
6 1 (1.15%) GCIH
6 1 (1.15%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.15%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
3 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.30%) Firmware
4 2 (2.30%) Xen
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Cisco
3 7 (8.05%) Avaya
3 7 (8.05%) EMC
4 5 (5.75%) Juniper
4 5 (5.75%) Nortel
4 5 (5.75%) Symantec
5 4 (4.60%) VMware
6 3 (3.45%) Kaspersky
6 3 (3.45%) SonicWALL
6 3 (3.45%) Sophos
6 3 (3.45%) Veeam
7 2 (2.30%) Adobe
7 2 (2.30%) Ciena
7 2 (2.30%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.30%) Huawei
7 2 (2.30%) IBM
7 2 (2.30%) Mercator
7 2 (2.30%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.15%) Citrix
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + OT, Van, Fuel, Hols, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
West Midlands Fire Service
Salary: £19742 - £20849
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Travel
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 20 days ago