The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 68 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing C 25 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.84% 2.96% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.97% 4.64% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,800 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
629 431 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 71.48% 63.85% 71.31%
Number of salaries quoted 557 339 487
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

C
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Brighton region.

C Salary Trend in Brighton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 47 (72.31%) C++
1 47 (72.31%) Linux
2 35 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 31 (47.69%) Electronics
4 26 (40.00%) Degree
5 22 (33.85%) ISO 9001
6 18 (27.69%) Embedded Systems
7 16 (24.62%) Physics
8 15 (23.08%) EMC
8 15 (23.08%) Assembly Language
8 15 (23.08%) CAD
8 15 (23.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (18.46%) Algorithms
11 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 10 (15.38%) Bash Shell
12 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
13 7 (10.77%) UML
13 7 (10.77%) Embedded C++
13 7 (10.77%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (9.23%) SQL
14 6 (9.23%) Windows
15 5 (7.69%) Qt
16 4 (6.15%) C#
16 4 (6.15%) .NET
17 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
17 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
17 3 (4.62%) TDD
17 3 (4.62%) Node.js
17 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API

C
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (4.62%) Node.js
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.54%) CTI
1 1 (1.54%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.54%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (1.54%) Axure RP
General
1 31 (47.69%) Electronics
2 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 20 (30.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 15 (23.08%) Electronics Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Hardware Engineer
5 11 (16.92%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) Deployment Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) C++ Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.08%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.08%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Qt
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.08%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.54%) HTML5
5 1 (1.54%) CSS
5 1 (1.54%) WinForms
5 1 (1.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (24.62%) Physics
3 15 (23.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (18.46%) Algorithms
6 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.08%) Social Media
8 1 (1.54%) Open Source
8 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (72.31%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 15 (23.08%) CAD
3 7 (10.77%) UML
4 3 (4.62%) TDD
5 2 (3.08%) Analytics
6 1 (1.54%) Social Media Monitoring
6 1 (1.54%) RAD
6 1 (1.54%) Usability Testing
6 1 (1.54%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.54%) MVC
6 1 (1.54%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) C++
2 15 (23.08%) Assembly Language
3 10 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 7 (10.77%) Embedded C++
5 6 (9.23%) SQL
6 4 (6.15%) C#
7 2 (3.08%) Java
8 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.54%) VB
8 1 (1.54%) Python
8 1 (1.54%) VB6
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.85%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Nagios
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) EMC
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum 45,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago