The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 60 47 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -23
Permanent jobs citing C 81 85 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.25% 4.68% 9.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.69% 9.19% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 131
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,525 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1211 925 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 63.50% 50.96% 60.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 779 885
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

C
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

C Salary Trend in Bristol

C
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Bristol

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 99 (66.89%) C++
2 86 (58.11%) Software Engineering
3 61 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (37.16%) Degree
5 45 (30.41%) Linux
6 37 (25.00%) Java
7 36 (24.32%) HTML
7 36 (24.32%) Python
8 32 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 29 (19.59%) OO
9 29 (19.59%) TCP/IP
10 28 (18.92%) Windows
11 26 (17.57%) OOA/OOD
12 25 (16.89%) Finance
13 24 (16.22%) Perl
14 21 (14.19%) CSS
14 21 (14.19%) Scrum
15 20 (13.51%) Telecoms
15 20 (13.51%) Multithreading
15 20 (13.51%) Software Architecture
16 19 (12.84%) Bash Shell
16 19 (12.84%) OOD
17 18 (12.16%) OOP
17 18 (12.16%) Android
17 18 (12.16%) Mathematics
18 17 (11.49%) Computer Science
18 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
18 17 (11.49%) TDD
18 17 (11.49%) SQL
19 16 (10.81%) Waterfall

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (7.43%) MQSeries
2 8 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.73%) JBoss
3 7 (4.73%) Documentum
3 7 (4.73%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.38%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.03%) Apache
6 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) Maya
3 1 (0.68%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.59%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.08%) DLNA
3 7 (4.73%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (4.73%) SAN
3 7 (4.73%) Internet
4 6 (4.05%) HTTP
5 3 (2.03%) VoIP
5 3 (2.03%) DVB
6 2 (1.35%) Firewall
6 2 (1.35%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.35%) Network Security
6 2 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.35%) WAN
6 2 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.68%) LDAP
7 1 (0.68%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.78%) Big Data
3 2 (1.35%) MySQL
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Visual Studio
1 13 (8.78%) Eclipse
2 8 (5.41%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (4.73%) Eclipse RCP
4 5 (3.38%) Subversion
4 5 (3.38%) JIRA
5 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (16.89%) Finance
2 20 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.46%) Banking
4 4 (2.70%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.03%) Electronics
5 3 (2.03%) Advertising
5 3 (2.03%) Games
6 2 (1.35%) Military
6 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.35%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (41.89%) Software Engineer
2 42 (28.38%) Developer
3 17 (11.49%) Senior Developer
4 15 (10.14%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.46%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) Analyst
6 11 (7.43%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (6.76%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.76%) Business Analyst
7 10 (6.76%) C++ Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Graduate
9 8 (5.41%) C Software Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) iOS Developer
10 6 (4.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Test Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Senior iOS Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Computer Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.32%) HTML
2 21 (14.19%) CSS
3 14 (9.46%) J2EE
3 14 (9.46%) Middleware
4 13 (8.78%) Java EE
5 9 (6.08%) Web Services
6 7 (4.73%) .NET
6 7 (4.73%) SWT
6 7 (4.73%) Struts
6 7 (4.73%) GWT
7 6 (4.05%) HTML5
7 6 (4.05%) XML
8 5 (3.38%) REST
9 4 (2.70%) RESTful
9 4 (2.70%) JSON
10 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.35%) WPF
11 2 (1.35%) Java RMI
11 2 (1.35%) JavaSpaces
11 2 (1.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) Mathematics
2 17 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.78%) Physics
4 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (6.08%) MPEG
7 8 (5.41%) Data Centre
7 8 (5.41%) Digital Media
8 7 (4.73%) iPad
8 7 (4.73%) iPhone
8 7 (4.73%) Management Information System
9 6 (4.05%) Visualisation
9 6 (4.05%) Algorithms
10 5 (3.38%) User Experience
10 5 (3.38%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (3.38%) Blackberry
11 4 (2.70%) Data Structures
11 4 (2.70%) Mobile App
12 3 (2.03%) DTV
13 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.41%) Linux
2 28 (18.92%) Windows
3 18 (12.16%) Android
4 14 (9.46%) UNIX
5 11 (7.43%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.73%) Windows Phone
7 4 (2.70%) Windows Phone 7
7 4 (2.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (58.11%) Software Engineering
2 61 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (19.59%) OO
4 26 (17.57%) OOA/OOD
5 21 (14.19%) Scrum
6 20 (13.51%) Multithreading
6 20 (13.51%) Software Architecture
7 19 (12.84%) OOD
8 18 (12.16%) OOP
9 17 (11.49%) TDD
10 16 (10.81%) Waterfall
11 13 (8.78%) Android Development
11 13 (8.78%) Kanban
12 12 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (8.11%) Unit Testing
12 12 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (8.11%) UML
12 12 (8.11%) Risk Management
13 11 (7.43%) Requirements Engineering
14 8 (5.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 99 (66.89%) C++
2 37 (25.00%) Java
3 36 (24.32%) Python
4 32 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 24 (16.22%) Perl
6 19 (12.84%) Bash Shell
7 17 (11.49%) SQL
8 9 (6.08%) Objective-C
9 7 (4.73%) Ruby
10 6 (4.05%) C#
11 5 (3.38%) VB
11 5 (3.38%) Ada
12 3 (2.03%) PHP
13 2 (1.35%) VBA
13 2 (1.35%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.35%) Scala
13 2 (1.35%) Go
14 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (37.16%) Degree
2 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
3 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.38%) ISEB
5 3 (2.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.35%) CCNP
6 2 (1.35%) CCNA
6 2 (1.35%) CISSP
6 2 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.35%) CISA
6 2 (1.35%) GCIA
6 2 (1.35%) GCIH
6 2 (1.35%) CEH
6 2 (1.35%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.43%) QA
2 5 (3.38%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.68%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.68%) JTAG
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.35%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) Firmware
3 1 (0.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (4.73%) Legato
1 7 (4.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (4.73%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.68%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (8.78%) Oracle
2 11 (7.43%) TIBCO
3 10 (6.76%) IBM
4 7 (4.73%) Hitachi
4 7 (4.73%) NetApp
4 7 (4.73%) Veritas
4 7 (4.73%) HP
4 7 (4.73%) EMC
4 7 (4.73%) Dell Compellent
5 6 (4.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.70%) VMware
6 4 (2.70%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.35%) Splunk
7 2 (1.35%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.35%) Kenexa
7 2 (1.35%) Trustwave
7 2 (1.35%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.35%) Cisco
7 2 (1.35%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.35%) Juniper
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £40 per Diem, Travel, Accomidation
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension, etc.
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £410000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago