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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 46 45 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 14 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.54% 4.04% 7.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.14% 8.05% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 30
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
228 323 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 41.30% 50.23% 55.69%
Number of salaries quoted 203 301 207
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Coventry

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (52.17%) C++
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Electronics
4 7 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (30.43%) Perforce
4 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) Ethernet
4 7 (30.43%) Embedded C
4 7 (30.43%) MFC
4 7 (30.43%) PVCS
4 7 (30.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
5 6 (26.09%) Automotive
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Banking
6 5 (21.74%) Retail
6 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
6 5 (21.74%) System Testing
6 5 (21.74%) VB
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) MS Project
7 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
7 4 (17.39%) C#
7 4 (17.39%) SAP
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Billing
7 4 (17.39%) Python

C
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (13.04%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 4 (17.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (30.43%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 2 (8.70%) Intranet
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) PVCS
1 7 (30.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (34.78%) Electronics
2 6 (26.09%) Automotive
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Retail
4 4 (17.39%) Billing
5 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Principle Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) MFC
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) COM
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) System Testing
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Signal Processing
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) ISMS
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Facility Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C++
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded C
3 5 (21.74%) VB
4 4 (17.39%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.70%) Korn
6 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Postgraduate
2 2 (8.70%) PhD
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Terminal Server
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.35%) Samba
3 1 (4.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Perforce
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) EMC
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) NetApp
3 2 (8.70%) Clearswift
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Coverity
4 1 (4.35%) Wind River
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits + Perks
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago