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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 48 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 19 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.18% 3.91% 6.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.46% 9.57% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 23
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 £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
294 209 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 49.25% 40.82% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 263 187 228
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 12 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Coventry

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 17 (60.71%) Electronics
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
5 11 (39.29%) Python
5 11 (39.29%) C++
5 11 (39.29%) Firmware
6 10 (35.71%) C#
7 9 (32.14%) UNIX
7 9 (32.14%) Validation
7 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
8 8 (28.57%) Embedded C
9 7 (25.00%) Finance
9 7 (25.00%) SAN
9 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 7 (25.00%) NetApp
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
9 7 (25.00%) Solaris
9 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle
9 7 (25.00%) .NET
9 7 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (25.00%) Korn
9 7 (25.00%) Degree
10 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 5 (17.86%) IBM
11 5 (17.86%) CommVault
11 5 (17.86%) LAN
11 5 (17.86%) WAN
11 5 (17.86%) Computer Science

C
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) TargetLink
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.86%) LAN
3 5 (17.86%) WAN
4 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.14%) HTTP
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) Intranet
5 2 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) PVCS
2 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (60.71%) Electronics
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Automotive
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Firmware Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) UNIX Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Software Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Principal Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Principle Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) MFC
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) COM
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) LAMP
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Firmware
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Device Driver
3 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Physics
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.57%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) UNIX
4 7 (25.00%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Validation
3 7 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.29%) System Testing
5 4 (14.29%) People Management
6 3 (10.71%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL
8 1 (3.57%) UML
8 1 (3.57%) Change Control
8 1 (3.57%) Web Development
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C++
1 11 (39.29%) Python
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (25.00%) Korn
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) VB
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) Java
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Terminal Server
1 2 (7.14%) Samba
1 2 (7.14%) Squid
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
1 7 (25.00%) NetApp
2 5 (17.86%) IBM
2 5 (17.86%) CommVault
2 5 (17.86%) Netezza
3 4 (14.29%) Perforce
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Clearswift
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) EMC
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
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