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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 55 60 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -28
Permanent jobs citing C 77 64 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.95% 3.74% 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.17% 6.28% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45 63 89
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,600 £45,500
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
1074 1019 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.11% 59.52% 63.41%
Number of salaries quoted 955 910 959
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Bristol

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 120 (74.53%) C++
2 70 (43.48%) Degree
3 59 (36.65%) Software Engineering
4 55 (34.16%) OO
5 51 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (25.47%) Linux
7 35 (21.74%) OOD
8 30 (18.63%) Java
8 30 (18.63%) Apple iOS
9 29 (18.01%) Python
9 29 (18.01%) Scrum
10 27 (16.77%) Computer Science
10 27 (16.77%) Android
11 26 (16.15%) HTML
12 25 (15.53%) .NET
12 25 (15.53%) OOA/OOD
12 25 (15.53%) Objective-C
12 25 (15.53%) iOS Development
13 24 (14.91%) Multithreading
14 22 (13.66%) iPhone
14 22 (13.66%) Mathematics
14 22 (13.66%) iPad
14 22 (13.66%) Algorithms
15 21 (13.04%) Perl
15 21 (13.04%) Windows
15 21 (13.04%) OOP
16 20 (12.42%) CSS
16 20 (12.42%) Security Cleared
16 20 (12.42%) TDD
17 19 (11.80%) SC Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (5.59%) OpenStack
2 6 (3.73%) CMS
3 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.11%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.48%) Simulink
4 3 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.86%) Maya
4 3 (1.86%) 3ds Max
4 3 (1.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.24%) MS Office
5 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.07%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.21%) Internet
3 8 (4.97%) NFC
4 7 (4.35%) DLNA
5 2 (1.24%) Wireless
5 2 (1.24%) DVB
5 2 (1.24%) LTE
6 1 (0.62%) HSPA
6 1 (0.62%) HTTP
6 1 (0.62%) GPRS
6 1 (0.62%) GSM
6 1 (0.62%) 3G
6 1 (0.62%) CDMA2000
6 1 (0.62%) 2G
6 1 (0.62%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.62%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.97%) Big Data
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.24%) MySQL
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.86%) Hudson
4 2 (1.24%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.24%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.24%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.24%) PVCS
4 2 (1.24%) NUnit
4 2 (1.24%) Subversion
4 2 (1.24%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.62%) Bugzilla
General
1 19 (11.80%) Aerospace
2 17 (10.56%) Military
3 13 (8.07%) Finance
4 8 (4.97%) Electronics
5 7 (4.35%) Games
6 6 (3.73%) Advertising
6 6 (3.73%) Retail
6 6 (3.73%) Multimedia
7 5 (3.11%) Marketing
7 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.48%) Banking
9 2 (1.24%) Automotive
9 2 (1.24%) Avionics
10 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (31.06%) Software Engineer
2 39 (24.22%) Developer
3 21 (13.04%) iOS Developer
4 15 (9.32%) Analyst
5 13 (8.07%) C++ Developer
6 11 (6.83%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.21%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (5.59%) Senior iOS Developer
9 6 (3.73%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.11%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.11%) Design Engineer
11 4 (2.48%) Junior
11 4 (2.48%) Multimedia Engineer
11 4 (2.48%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.48%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (2.48%) Principal Software Engineer
11 4 (2.48%) Integration Engineer
11 4 (2.48%) Development Engineer
11 4 (2.48%) Principal Engineer
12 3 (1.86%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.15%) HTML
2 25 (15.53%) .NET
3 20 (12.42%) CSS
4 19 (11.80%) Web Services
5 18 (11.18%) XML
6 15 (9.32%) JSON
7 9 (5.59%) SOAP
7 9 (5.59%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.73%) HTML5
8 6 (3.73%) iOS SDK
9 5 (3.11%) Cocoa
10 4 (2.48%) RESTful
11 3 (1.86%) Flash
11 3 (1.86%) STL
12 2 (1.24%) DirectX
12 2 (1.24%) Middleware
12 2 (1.24%) OLE
12 2 (1.24%) MFC
12 2 (1.24%) ATL
12 2 (1.24%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.77%) Computer Science
2 22 (13.66%) iPhone
2 22 (13.66%) Mathematics
2 22 (13.66%) iPad
2 22 (13.66%) Algorithms
3 19 (11.80%) MPEG
4 16 (9.94%) Mobile App
4 16 (9.94%) Physics
5 11 (6.83%) Data Structures
6 10 (6.21%) User Experience
6 10 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (6.21%) Mobile Payment
7 9 (5.59%) Device Driver
8 7 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (3.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (3.73%) Verilog
9 6 (3.73%) SCORM
9 6 (3.73%) Learning Management System
10 5 (3.11%) VHDL
11 3 (1.86%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.47%) Linux
2 30 (18.63%) Apple iOS
3 27 (16.77%) Android
4 21 (13.04%) Windows
5 12 (7.45%) Windows Phone
6 10 (6.21%) Windows Phone 7
7 5 (3.11%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.65%) Software Engineering
2 55 (34.16%) OO
3 51 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (21.74%) OOD
5 29 (18.01%) Scrum
6 25 (15.53%) OOA/OOD
6 25 (15.53%) iOS Development
7 24 (14.91%) Multithreading
8 21 (13.04%) OOP
9 20 (12.42%) TDD
10 19 (11.80%) Kanban
11 17 (10.56%) Android Development
12 16 (9.94%) Unit Testing
12 16 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (8.07%) Time Management
13 13 (8.07%) Software Architecture
14 12 (7.45%) Image Processing
14 12 (7.45%) Video Processing
14 12 (7.45%) E-Commerce
14 12 (7.45%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 120 (74.53%) C++
2 30 (18.63%) Java
3 29 (18.01%) Python
4 25 (15.53%) Objective-C
5 21 (13.04%) Perl
6 18 (11.18%) C#
7 17 (10.56%) JavaScript
8 11 (6.83%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.97%) SQL
10 7 (4.35%) Ruby
11 6 (3.73%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.48%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.48%) Lisp
13 3 (1.86%) VC++
13 3 (1.86%) Assembly Language
13 3 (1.86%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.24%) VBA
14 2 (1.24%) Ada
14 2 (1.24%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 70 (43.48%) Degree
2 20 (12.42%) Security Cleared
3 19 (11.80%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.73%) PhD
5 3 (1.86%) HNC
5 3 (1.86%) HND
6 2 (1.24%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) APMP
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CISA
7 1 (0.62%) QiCA
7 1 (0.62%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.73%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) TickIT
2 2 (1.24%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.24%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.24%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.24%) DO-254
2 2 (1.24%) DO-160
2 2 (1.24%) JTAG
3 1 (0.62%) COBIT
3 1 (0.62%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (7.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.21%) IBM
3 9 (5.59%) Apple
4 8 (4.97%) Google
5 6 (3.73%) SIMUL8
5 6 (3.73%) Kenexa
6 3 (1.86%) Adobe
7 2 (1.24%) Xilinx
7 2 (1.24%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (1.24%) Cadence
7 2 (1.24%) Altera
7 2 (1.24%) Synopsys
8 1 (0.62%) i2
8 1 (0.62%) EMC
8 1 (0.62%) Perforce
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