The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 60 45 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Permanent jobs citing C 6 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.96% 3.47% 8.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.02% 9.16% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 22
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
297 262 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.60% 37.86% 51.71%
Number of salaries quoted 267 233 169
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 14 (70.00%) C++
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Electronics
3 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (55.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) MFC
4 8 (40.00%) PVCS
4 8 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 8 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 8 (40.00%) Perforce
4 8 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (35.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) VB
6 6 (30.00%) C#
6 6 (30.00%) Firmware
6 6 (30.00%) System Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Banking
6 6 (30.00%) Retail
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (25.00%) Validation
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (20.00%) UNIX
9 3 (15.00%) IIS
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) PVCS
1 8 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (65.00%) Electronics
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Principle Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) MFC
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) COM
5 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Firmware
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) System Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 7 (35.00%) Python
4 6 (30.00%) VB
4 6 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.00%) Korn
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (10.00%) Samba
1 2 (10.00%) Squid
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Perforce
2 2 (10.00%) Clearswift
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) EMC
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) NetApp
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 22 days ago