The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 64 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 11 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.74% 2.17% 2.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.46% 3.92% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 9
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £39,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
318 332 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 50.32% 55.52% 62.90%
Number of salaries quoted 291 296 275
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

C
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

C Salary Trend in Coventry

C
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Coventry

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 20 (57.14%) Linux
1 20 (57.14%) Electronics
2 15 (42.86%) Firmware
3 14 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (37.14%) C++
4 13 (37.14%) Degree
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
5 11 (31.43%) Automotive
6 10 (28.57%) Validation
6 10 (28.57%) UNIX
6 10 (28.57%) C#
6 10 (28.57%) Python
6 10 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
7 9 (25.71%) Web Services
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
7 9 (25.71%) Korn
7 9 (25.71%) LAN
7 9 (25.71%) WAN
7 9 (25.71%) SAN
7 9 (25.71%) Netezza
7 9 (25.71%) Oracle
7 9 (25.71%) IBM
7 9 (25.71%) CommVault
7 9 (25.71%) NetApp
7 9 (25.71%) Solaris
7 9 (25.71%) Capacity Planning

C
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (25.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Simulink
2 5 (14.29%) TargetLink
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.71%) SAN
2 9 (25.71%) LAN
2 9 (25.71%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 20 (57.14%) Electronics
2 11 (31.43%) Automotive
3 9 (25.71%) Finance
4 5 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Firmware Engineer
1 10 (28.57%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Software Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Team Leader
4 6 (17.14%) UNIX Team Leader
4 6 (17.14%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Software Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Principal Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Systems Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (2.86%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (14.29%) CAN bus
2 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 5 (14.29%) Physics
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 10 (28.57%) UNIX
4 9 (25.71%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (28.57%) Validation
3 9 (25.71%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (22.86%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) People Management
5 5 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) CMMI
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Logistics
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) C++
2 10 (28.57%) Python
2 10 (28.57%) Embedded C
2 10 (28.57%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) Korn
3 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
4 7 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 5 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.71%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
1 9 (25.71%) IBM
1 9 (25.71%) CommVault
1 9 (25.71%) NetApp
1 9 (25.71%) Netezza
2 3 (8.57%) Veritas
3 1 (2.86%) webMethods
3 1 (2.86%) MKS
3 1 (2.86%) RedPrairie
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 19 days ago