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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 93 80 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Permanent jobs citing C 34 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.54% 2.16% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.79% 4.70% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 48
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 £33,616 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £66,250 £69,000
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
898 999 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.76% 45.87% 45.94%
Number of salaries quoted 770 925 707
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 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 43 (55.13%) Java
2 40 (51.28%) Finance
3 32 (41.03%) SQL
4 29 (37.18%) UNIX
5 26 (33.33%) Oracle
5 26 (33.33%) Degree
6 19 (24.36%) Mathematics
7 17 (21.79%) PL/SQL
7 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
8 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
9 15 (19.23%) C++
10 14 (17.95%) .NET
11 13 (16.67%) C#
11 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 13 (16.67%) JBoss
11 13 (16.67%) Shell Script
12 12 (15.38%) Banking
13 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
13 11 (14.10%) Mentoring
14 10 (12.82%) ProC
14 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
15 8 (10.26%) Linux
15 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
16 7 (8.97%) French Language
16 7 (8.97%) Project Planning
16 7 (8.97%) J2EE
16 7 (8.97%) MS Access
16 7 (8.97%) OO
17 6 (7.69%) Web Services
17 6 (7.69%) Solaris

C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.28%) FileNet
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) LAN
1 3 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
1 3 (3.85%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) MS Access
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.13%) Informix
4 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) ProC
2 1 (1.28%) LSMW
2 1 (1.28%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (51.28%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Banking
3 7 (8.97%) French Language
4 5 (6.41%) Advertising
5 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 2 (2.56%) Billing
7 1 (1.28%) Marketing
7 1 (1.28%) Legal
7 1 (1.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) Analyst
3 16 (20.51%) Applications Support
4 12 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 11 (14.10%) Support Team Leader
6 8 (10.26%) Java Team Leader
6 8 (10.26%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Programmer
7 7 (8.97%) Credit Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Delphi Programmer
8 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Delphi Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Delphi Software Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Graduate
9 4 (5.13%) C Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) .NET
2 7 (8.97%) J2EE
3 6 (7.69%) Web Services
4 5 (6.41%) JSP
4 5 (6.41%) Servlets
4 5 (6.41%) Java EE
5 3 (3.85%) EDI
5 3 (3.85%) HTML
6 2 (2.56%) XML
6 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.28%) EJB
7 1 (1.28%) CSS
7 1 (1.28%) J2SE
7 1 (1.28%) Middleware
7 1 (1.28%) Spring
7 1 (1.28%) SAP BSP
7 1 (1.28%) Ajax
7 1 (1.28%) JSON
7 1 (1.28%) jQuery
7 1 (1.28%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Mathematics
2 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) iSeries
3 5 (6.41%) AS400
4 1 (1.28%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.28%) NHS
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Open Source
4 1 (1.28%) Social Media
4 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.18%) UNIX
2 8 (10.26%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Windows
3 6 (7.69%) Solaris
4 5 (6.41%) AIX
5 1 (1.28%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.28%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
1 11 (14.10%) Mentoring
2 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
3 7 (8.97%) Project Planning
3 7 (8.97%) OO
4 4 (5.13%) CRM
4 4 (5.13%) ITIL
5 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.85%) Coaching
6 2 (2.56%) Functional Programming
6 2 (2.56%) ITIL V2
6 2 (2.56%) Document Management
6 2 (2.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (2.56%) Data Analysis
6 2 (2.56%) Data Migration
6 2 (2.56%) OOP
6 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.56%) Migration
6 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) Java
2 32 (41.03%) SQL
3 17 (21.79%) PL/SQL
4 15 (19.23%) C++
5 13 (16.67%) C#
5 13 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.41%) RPG
6 5 (6.41%) Delphi
7 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.85%) VB
8 2 (2.56%) VBA
8 2 (2.56%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) PHP
8 2 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.28%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) CCDA
4 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) ACSA
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) CISSP
5 1 (1.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.28%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Nessus
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.28%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Oracle
2 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.67%) JBoss
4 4 (5.13%) HP
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.28%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) Kofax
6 1 (1.28%) Perforce
6 1 (1.28%) VMware
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