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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 37 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 28 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.69% 3.88% 5.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.92% 8.05% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 22
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,600 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £47,250
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
314 236 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 52.60% 48.16% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 278 202 262
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 20 October 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Coventry

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) Electronics
3 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
4 13 (39.39%) Firmware
5 12 (36.36%) Windows
5 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 12 (36.36%) Degree
6 11 (33.33%) UNIX
6 11 (33.33%) Python
6 11 (33.33%) C++
7 10 (30.30%) C#
7 10 (30.30%) Validation
7 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
8 9 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (27.27%) Netezza
8 9 (27.27%) Korn
8 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (27.27%) Finance
8 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
8 9 (27.27%) SAN
8 9 (27.27%) CommVault
8 9 (27.27%) NetApp
8 9 (27.27%) Web Services
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle
8 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 9 (27.27%) Solaris
8 9 (27.27%) IBM
8 9 (27.27%) Embedded C
8 9 (27.27%) LAN
8 9 (27.27%) WAN

C
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Simulink
1 5 (15.15%) TargetLink
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 9 (27.27%) SAN
2 9 (27.27%) LAN
2 9 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) GSM
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.03%) PVCS
3 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (57.58%) Electronics
2 9 (27.27%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Automotive
4 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
5 2 (6.06%) Retail
6 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Firmware Engineer
1 10 (30.30%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 6 (18.18%) UNIX Team Leader
4 5 (15.15%) Principal Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Software Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) MFC
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
2 5 (15.15%) Physics
3 4 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (9.09%) CAN bus
5 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 11 (33.33%) UNIX
4 9 (27.27%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
2 10 (30.30%) Validation
3 9 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (21.21%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) People Management
6 3 (9.09%) UML
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.03%) Logistics
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) Change Control
8 1 (3.03%) System Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) C++
1 11 (33.33%) Python
2 10 (30.30%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) Korn
3 9 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 5 (15.15%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) HND
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) Samba
2 1 (3.03%) Squid
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
1 9 (27.27%) IBM
1 9 (27.27%) CommVault
1 9 (27.27%) NetApp
1 9 (27.27%) Netezza
2 3 (9.09%) Veritas
3 1 (3.03%) webMethods
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce
3 1 (3.03%) RedPrairie
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 25 days ago