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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 70 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Permanent jobs citing C 54 60 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.81% 3.37% 6.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.12% 5.96% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 93
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
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
1055 1007 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 54.98% 56.64% 67.63%
Number of salaries quoted 943 890 1084
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 March 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Bristol

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 108 (75.52%) C++
2 70 (48.95%) Degree
3 66 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 57 (39.86%) Linux
5 52 (36.36%) OO
6 34 (23.78%) OOD
6 34 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (21.68%) Multithreading
7 31 (21.68%) Python
8 26 (18.18%) Perl
8 26 (18.18%) Mathematics
9 24 (16.78%) Java
10 23 (16.08%) OOA/OOD
11 22 (15.38%) Physics
11 22 (15.38%) Computer Science
12 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
12 21 (14.69%) TCP/IP
12 21 (14.69%) Algorithms
13 20 (13.99%) MPEG
14 19 (13.29%) Windows
14 19 (13.29%) HTML
14 19 (13.29%) SC Cleared
15 18 (12.59%) Android
16 15 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (10.49%) Software Architecture
16 15 (10.49%) OpenStack
17 14 (9.79%) TDD
17 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
17 14 (9.79%) Aerospace
17 14 (9.79%) Military

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (10.49%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.20%) CMS
3 3 (2.10%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.80%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.10%) Maya
3 3 (2.10%) 3ds Max
3 3 (2.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.40%) Simulink
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.69%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.90%) Internet
3 6 (4.20%) DLNA
3 6 (4.20%) HTTP
4 3 (2.10%) LTE
5 2 (1.40%) Firewall
6 1 (0.70%) Wireless
6 1 (0.70%) 2G
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.70%) HSPA
6 1 (0.70%) NAS
6 1 (0.70%) 4G
6 1 (0.70%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.70%) 3G
6 1 (0.70%) CDMA2000
6 1 (0.70%) DSL
6 1 (0.70%) Broadband
6 1 (0.70%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.20%) Big Data
2 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.40%) MySQL
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.50%) Hudson
2 5 (3.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.40%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.40%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.40%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.70%) Subversion
5 1 (0.70%) PVCS
5 1 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (9.79%) Aerospace
1 14 (9.79%) Military
2 7 (4.90%) Electronics
3 6 (4.20%) Advertising
3 6 (4.20%) Games
3 6 (4.20%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.50%) Finance
5 3 (2.10%) Retail
5 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.40%) Automotive
6 2 (1.40%) Avionics
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (44.06%) Software Engineer
2 25 (17.48%) Developer
3 16 (11.19%) C++ Developer
4 11 (7.69%) Analyst
5 9 (6.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) iOS Developer
7 7 (4.90%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.20%) Graduate
8 6 (4.20%) Design Engineer
9 5 (3.50%) C Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Development Engineer
10 4 (2.80%) Senior iOS Developer
10 4 (2.80%) Junior
10 4 (2.80%) Multimedia Engineer
10 4 (2.80%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 3 (2.10%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.29%) HTML
2 13 (9.09%) .NET
2 13 (9.09%) CSS
3 12 (8.39%) Web Services
4 6 (4.20%) XML
4 6 (4.20%) HTML5
4 6 (4.20%) REST
5 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.80%) JSON
6 4 (2.80%) iOS SDK
7 3 (2.10%) Twisted
7 3 (2.10%) Flash
7 3 (2.10%) JSP
8 2 (1.40%) Java RMI
8 2 (1.40%) RESTful
8 2 (1.40%) JavaSpaces
8 2 (1.40%) Middleware
8 2 (1.40%) Akka
8 2 (1.40%) gevent
9 1 (0.70%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 22 (15.38%) Physics
2 22 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 21 (14.69%) Algorithms
4 20 (13.99%) MPEG
5 10 (6.99%) Data Structures
5 10 (6.99%) iPhone
5 10 (6.99%) iPad
6 9 (6.29%) Device Driver
7 8 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (4.90%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (4.90%) User Experience
9 6 (4.20%) Learning Management System
9 6 (4.20%) Blackberry
9 6 (4.20%) Verilog
9 6 (4.20%) SCORM
10 5 (3.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
11 4 (2.80%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (2.80%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 57 (39.86%) Linux
2 19 (13.29%) Windows
3 18 (12.59%) Android
4 13 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 10 (6.99%) Windows Phone
6 8 (5.59%) UNIX
7 7 (4.90%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (2.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 52 (36.36%) OO
3 34 (23.78%) OOD
3 34 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.68%) Multithreading
5 23 (16.08%) OOA/OOD
6 15 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (10.49%) Software Architecture
7 14 (9.79%) TDD
8 13 (9.09%) Scrum
8 13 (9.09%) OOP
8 13 (9.09%) Parallel Processing
8 13 (9.09%) Android Development
8 13 (9.09%) Kanban
8 13 (9.09%) Image Processing
8 13 (9.09%) Video Processing
8 13 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 11 (7.69%) iOS Development
10 10 (6.99%) Integration Testing
10 10 (6.99%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (75.52%) C++
2 31 (21.68%) Python
3 26 (18.18%) Perl
4 24 (16.78%) Java
5 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 9 (6.29%) C#
9 7 (4.90%) SQL
10 4 (2.80%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.10%) Golang
11 3 (2.10%) Scala
12 2 (1.40%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.40%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.40%) Ruby
12 2 (1.40%) Ada
12 2 (1.40%) VBA
13 1 (0.70%) VC++
13 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.70%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 70 (48.95%) Degree
2 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
3 19 (13.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.20%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.20%) PhD
5 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.70%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.70%) CCNP
6 1 (0.70%) CCNA
6 1 (0.70%) ISEB
6 1 (0.70%) CISSP
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
2 5 (3.50%) SLA
3 3 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.10%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.40%) JTAG
4 2 (1.40%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.40%) DO-178B
4 2 (1.40%) DO-254
4 2 (1.40%) DO-160
4 2 (1.40%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.40%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (1.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (6.99%) IBM
2 8 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.20%) SIMUL8
3 6 (4.20%) Kenexa
4 3 (2.10%) Adobe
5 2 (1.40%) Altera
5 2 (1.40%) Synopsys
5 2 (1.40%) Cadence
5 2 (1.40%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.40%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.70%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco
6 1 (0.70%) EMC
6 1 (0.70%) Juniper
6 1 (0.70%) i2
6 1 (0.70%) Perforce
6 1 (0.70%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, MacBook Pro
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + SP 2013 certs!
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago