The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 57 84 48
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -36
Permanent jobs citing C 65 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.56% 2.10% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.54% 4.99% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 56 26 34
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
761 741 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.68% 42.01% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 672 625 559
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
West Midlands

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 16 April 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Birmingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 66 (66.67%) SQL
2 62 (62.63%) Java
3 55 (55.56%) UNIX
4 46 (46.46%) Oracle
5 43 (43.43%) Shell Script
6 42 (42.42%) PL/SQL
7 41 (41.41%) Finance
8 35 (35.35%) C++
9 33 (33.33%) Degree
10 31 (31.31%) SQL Server
11 23 (23.23%) JBoss
11 23 (23.23%) Linux
12 21 (21.21%) RDBMS
12 21 (21.21%) Relational Database
13 20 (20.20%) WebSphere
14 18 (18.18%) Computer Science
15 15 (15.15%) Mathematics
15 15 (15.15%) C#
16 14 (14.14%) PHP
16 14 (14.14%) Windows
16 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
16 14 (14.14%) Software Engineering
17 13 (13.13%) CSS
17 13 (13.13%) HTML
18 12 (12.12%) Solaris
18 12 (12.12%) CRM
18 12 (12.12%) Banking
19 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
19 11 (11.11%) ProC
19 11 (11.11%) Sage

C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 20 (20.20%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.08%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.08%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.03%) FileNet
4 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (4.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.02%) SAN
2 2 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.01%) Intranet
3 1 (1.01%) Broadband
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.31%) SQL Server
2 21 (21.21%) RDBMS
2 21 (21.21%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (6.06%) Informix
7 5 (5.05%) MS Access
8 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) ProC
2 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.02%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.01%) Subversion
3 1 (1.01%) Gradle
3 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (41.41%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Banking
3 10 (10.10%) Retail
4 5 (5.05%) French Language
5 4 (4.04%) Legal
6 3 (3.03%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Billing
7 1 (1.01%) Automotive
7 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (33.33%) Developer
2 28 (28.28%) Applications Support
3 27 (27.27%) Analyst
4 20 (20.20%) Support Analyst
5 19 (19.19%) Team Leader
5 19 (19.19%) Support Team Leader
6 12 (12.12%) Software Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) DBA
8 8 (8.08%) Programmer
8 8 (8.08%) Consultant
8 8 (8.08%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (8.08%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Software Team Leader
9 7 (7.07%) Delphi Programmer
9 7 (7.07%) Delphi Software Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Delphi Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (5.05%) Risk Analyst
11 5 (5.05%) Credit Analyst
12 4 (4.04%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.13%) CSS
1 13 (13.13%) HTML
2 9 (9.09%) .NET
3 6 (6.06%) Web Services
4 4 (4.04%) J2EE
4 4 (4.04%) XML
4 4 (4.04%) EJB
4 4 (4.04%) JSP
4 4 (4.04%) Servlets
4 4 (4.04%) Java EE
4 4 (4.04%) REST
4 4 (4.04%) Spring
4 4 (4.04%) jQuery
5 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.03%) J2SE
6 2 (2.02%) OSGi
6 2 (2.02%) Ajax
6 2 (2.02%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (2.02%) MooTools
6 2 (2.02%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.15%) Mathematics
3 10 (10.10%) Clustering
4 7 (7.07%) iSeries
4 7 (7.07%) AS400
5 5 (5.05%) Social Media
6 2 (2.02%) Firmware
6 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.02%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.02%) Physics
7 1 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.01%) VHDL
7 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 55 (55.56%) UNIX
2 23 (23.23%) Linux
3 14 (14.14%) Windows
4 12 (12.12%) Solaris
5 2 (2.02%) AIX
5 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.02%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.02%) Android
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.14%) Software Engineering
2 12 (12.12%) CRM
3 11 (11.11%) ITIL
4 9 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (8.08%) Database Tuning
5 8 (8.08%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (7.07%) OO
7 5 (5.05%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.05%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.03%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.03%) Content Management
8 3 (3.03%) Document Management
8 3 (3.03%) Migration
8 3 (3.03%) ERP
9 2 (2.02%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.02%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.02%) MVC
9 2 (2.02%) Scrum
9 2 (2.02%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 66 (66.67%) SQL
2 62 (62.63%) Java
3 43 (43.43%) Shell Script
4 42 (42.42%) PL/SQL
5 35 (35.35%) C++
6 15 (15.15%) C#
7 14 (14.14%) PHP
8 10 (10.10%) Perl
9 8 (8.08%) Delphi
10 7 (7.07%) RPG
11 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
12 4 (4.04%) VB
12 4 (4.04%) VBA
13 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.02%) Ruby
14 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) MCP
4 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) OCP
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.01%) XenApp
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (2.02%) Legato
1 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 46 (46.46%) Oracle
2 23 (23.23%) JBoss
3 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.11%) Sage
5 10 (10.10%) Sybase
5 10 (10.10%) Progress
5 10 (10.10%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (5.05%) IBM
7 3 (3.03%) Kofax
8 2 (2.02%) HP
8 2 (2.02%) EMC
8 2 (2.02%) Citrix
8 2 (2.02%) Hitachi
8 2 (2.02%) NetApp
8 2 (2.02%) Veritas
9 1 (1.01%) Capita
9 1 (1.01%) VMware
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + career, benefits, bonuses,
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Salary: £40000 - Pension, Attractive Bonus, Flexible Working Hours
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