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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 68 60 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Permanent jobs citing C 58 69 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.84% 3.48% 6.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 6.24% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 50 65 98
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,825 £27,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1159 1106 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.76% 55.72% 66.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 947 1083
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 27 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Bristol

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 100 (74.07%) C++
2 66 (48.89%) Degree
3 65 (48.15%) Software Engineering
4 58 (42.96%) Linux
5 48 (35.56%) OO
6 34 (25.19%) Multithreading
7 32 (23.70%) Python
8 31 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (21.48%) OOD
10 28 (20.74%) Perl
11 26 (19.26%) Mathematics
12 24 (17.78%) TCP/IP
13 23 (17.04%) HTML
13 23 (17.04%) Java
13 23 (17.04%) Security Cleared
14 22 (16.30%) MPEG
15 21 (15.56%) SC Cleared
15 21 (15.56%) Physics
16 20 (14.81%) Software Architecture
17 19 (14.07%) JavaScript
18 18 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
19 17 (12.59%) CSS
20 16 (11.85%) Bash Shell
20 16 (11.85%) Computer Science
20 16 (11.85%) Algorithms
21 15 (11.11%) OpenStack
21 15 (11.11%) Aerospace
22 14 (10.37%) Windows
22 14 (10.37%) Android
23 13 (9.63%) Image Processing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.44%) CMS
3 3 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.22%) Maya
3 3 (2.22%) 3ds Max
3 3 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.48%) Simulink
5 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.78%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.93%) DLNA
3 7 (5.19%) HTTP
4 3 (2.22%) SAN
4 3 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.48%) LTE
5 2 (1.48%) Firewall
6 1 (0.74%) 2G
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.74%) NAS
6 1 (0.74%) 4G
6 1 (0.74%) Internet
6 1 (0.74%) 3G
6 1 (0.74%) DSL
6 1 (0.74%) Broadband
6 1 (0.74%) VoIP
6 1 (0.74%) WAN
6 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.74%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.70%) Big Data
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.74%) MySQL
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.70%) Hudson
2 5 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.48%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.48%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.74%) Subversion
6 1 (0.74%) JIRA
6 1 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 13 (9.63%) Military
3 6 (4.44%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.70%) Advertising
4 5 (3.70%) Games
4 5 (3.70%) Electronics
5 4 (2.96%) Finance
6 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.48%) Automotive
7 2 (1.48%) Retail
7 2 (1.48%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 64 (47.41%) Software Engineer
2 22 (16.30%) Developer
3 15 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 10 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (6.67%) Analyst
6 7 (5.19%) Design Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) C Software Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) iOS Developer
7 6 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Development Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) C Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Multimedia Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Consultant
9 4 (2.96%) Graduate
9 4 (2.96%) Junior
10 3 (2.22%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.04%) HTML
2 17 (12.59%) CSS
3 8 (5.93%) XML
4 7 (5.19%) HTML5
4 7 (5.19%) Web Services
4 7 (5.19%) REST
5 6 (4.44%) .NET
6 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.70%) JSON
7 4 (2.96%) RESTful
8 3 (2.22%) iOS SDK
8 3 (2.22%) JSP
8 3 (2.22%) Flash
9 2 (1.48%) Java RMI
9 2 (1.48%) Middleware
9 2 (1.48%) JavaSpaces
9 2 (1.48%) Twisted
9 2 (1.48%) Akka
9 2 (1.48%) gevent
10 1 (0.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.26%) Mathematics
2 22 (16.30%) MPEG
3 21 (15.56%) Physics
4 16 (11.85%) Computer Science
4 16 (11.85%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.93%) Device Driver
6 7 (5.19%) Blackberry
6 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.44%) Data Structures
7 6 (4.44%) Learning Management System
7 6 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.44%) SCORM
8 5 (3.70%) Verilog
8 5 (3.70%) iPad
8 5 (3.70%) iPhone
9 4 (2.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (2.96%) VHDL
10 3 (2.22%) Clustering
10 3 (2.22%) Animation
10 3 (2.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.96%) Linux
2 14 (10.37%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) Android
3 8 (5.93%) UNIX
4 7 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.96%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (48.15%) Software Engineering
2 48 (35.56%) OO
3 34 (25.19%) Multithreading
4 31 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (21.48%) OOD
6 20 (14.81%) Software Architecture
7 18 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
8 13 (9.63%) Image Processing
8 13 (9.63%) Video Processing
8 13 (9.63%) Parallel Processing
9 10 (7.41%) Integration Testing
10 9 (6.67%) Refactoring
10 9 (6.67%) Kanban
10 9 (6.67%) Android Development
10 9 (6.67%) Scrum
11 8 (5.93%) TDD
11 8 (5.93%) UML
11 8 (5.93%) OOP
11 8 (5.93%) Time Management
11 8 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 100 (74.07%) C++
2 32 (23.70%) Python
3 28 (20.74%) Perl
4 23 (17.04%) Java
5 19 (14.07%) JavaScript
6 16 (11.85%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.19%) C#
7 7 (5.19%) SQL
8 6 (4.44%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.22%) VBA
9 3 (2.22%) Scala
9 3 (2.22%) Ada
10 2 (1.48%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.48%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.48%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.48%) Go
11 1 (0.74%) Rust
11 1 (0.74%) Ruby
11 1 (0.74%) Erlang
11 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (48.89%) Degree
2 23 (17.04%) Security Cleared
3 21 (15.56%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.48%) PhD
6 1 (0.74%) CCNP
6 1 (0.74%) CCNA
6 1 (0.74%) ISEB
6 1 (0.74%) CISSP
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.74%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) QA
2 5 (3.70%) SLA
3 3 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.22%) JSP 440
3 3 (2.22%) DO-178B
4 2 (1.48%) DO-254
4 2 (1.48%) DO-160
4 2 (1.48%) JTAG
4 2 (1.48%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.48%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.48%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (1.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) Legato
1 3 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (2.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.48%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (9.63%) IBM
2 8 (5.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.44%) SIMUL8
3 6 (4.44%) Kenexa
4 3 (2.22%) Adobe
4 3 (2.22%) HP
4 3 (2.22%) EMC
4 3 (2.22%) Hitachi
4 3 (2.22%) NetApp
4 3 (2.22%) Veritas
5 2 (1.48%) Cadence
5 2 (1.48%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.48%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (1.48%) Altera
5 2 (1.48%) Synopsys
6 1 (0.74%) Progress
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco
6 1 (0.74%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.74%) VMware
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