The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 8 35 9
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Permanent jobs citing C 8 1 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 14.29% 0.58% 16.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.86% 0.78% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Average salary £45,000 £20,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
C
Northern Ireland

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

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 128 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 62.50% 73.99% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29 89 53
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

C
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

C Salary Trend in County Antrim

C
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +27 8 £45,000 +125.00%
C
Northern Ireland

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 12 (92.31%) C++
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 10 (76.92%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) GGSN
3 2 (15.38%) SGSN
3 2 (15.38%) IMAP
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) CDMA
3 2 (15.38%) GPRS
3 2 (15.38%) GSM
3 2 (15.38%) POP3
3 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) MAPI
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) Windows

C
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) CDMA
1 2 (15.38%) GPRS
1 2 (15.38%) GSM
1 2 (15.38%) POP3
1 2 (15.38%) SMTP
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) VLAN
1 2 (15.38%) IMAP
1 2 (15.38%) GGSN
1 2 (15.38%) SGSN
General
1 10 (76.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Real Time Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Solaris
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
1 10 (76.92%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCP