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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 57 35 78
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +43
Permanent jobs citing C 35 55 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.70% 6.97% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.31% 10.93% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 53 9
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
659 503 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 69.59% 63.75% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 578 430 605
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014, 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 48 (67.61%) Linux
2 45 (63.38%) C++
3 36 (50.70%) Electronics
4 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
5 28 (39.44%) Degree
6 25 (35.21%) Embedded Systems
7 19 (26.76%) ISO 9001
8 15 (21.13%) Bash Shell
9 14 (19.72%) Physics
9 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (19.72%) Embedded C++
10 13 (18.31%) Assembly Language
10 13 (18.31%) Embedded Linux
10 13 (18.31%) EMC
10 13 (18.31%) CAD
10 13 (18.31%) UML
10 13 (18.31%) Algorithms
10 13 (18.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
11 11 (15.49%) Manufacturing
12 10 (14.08%) Social Media
12 10 (14.08%) Analytics
13 7 (9.86%) HTML
14 6 (8.45%) CSS
14 6 (8.45%) Node.js
14 6 (8.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 6 (8.45%) Axure RP
14 6 (8.45%) User Experience
14 6 (8.45%) Usability Testing
14 6 (8.45%) Python

C
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (8.45%) Node.js
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.63%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.41%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
1 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (5.63%) HBase
1 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 6 (8.45%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (50.70%) Electronics
2 11 (15.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Software Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) Electronics Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Hardware Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Deployment Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) UX Designer
7 6 (8.45%) Designer
8 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.82%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) HTML
2 6 (8.45%) CSS
3 4 (5.63%) .NET
4 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.41%) WinForms
5 1 (1.41%) jQuery
5 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.72%) Physics
3 13 (18.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (18.31%) Algorithms
4 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
5 10 (14.08%) Social Media
6 6 (8.45%) User Experience
7 4 (5.63%) Open Source
8 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (67.61%) Linux
2 13 (18.31%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
2 13 (18.31%) UML
2 13 (18.31%) CAD
3 10 (14.08%) Analytics
4 6 (8.45%) Usability Testing
5 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.63%) Social Media Monitoring
6 3 (4.23%) TDD
7 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.41%) RAD
8 1 (1.41%) MVC
8 1 (1.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (63.38%) C++
2 15 (21.13%) Bash Shell
3 14 (19.72%) Embedded C++
4 13 (18.31%) Assembly Language
5 6 (8.45%) Python
6 5 (7.04%) Java
7 4 (5.63%) C#
7 4 (5.63%) Ruby
8 2 (2.82%) Lua
9 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.41%) SQL
9 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.41%) VB
9 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (39.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.76%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Nagios
1 4 (5.63%) Puppet
1 4 (5.63%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) EMC
2 6 (8.45%) Adobe