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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 49 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 14 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.37% 4.46% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.86% 11.11% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 23
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £46,500
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
288 225 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.81% 40.11% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 259 200 198
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 £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Coventry

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 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 16 (64.00%) Electronics
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) C++
5 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (40.00%) Python
7 9 (36.00%) C#
7 9 (36.00%) Firmware
8 8 (32.00%) Validation
8 8 (32.00%) .NET
8 8 (32.00%) UNIX
8 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (28.00%) Embedded C
10 6 (24.00%) SAN
10 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
10 6 (24.00%) NetApp
10 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
10 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) Solaris
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle
10 6 (24.00%) Web Services
10 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (24.00%) Korn
11 5 (20.00%) Degree
11 5 (20.00%) Banking
11 5 (20.00%) Retail
11 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 5 (20.00%) System Testing
11 5 (20.00%) PVCS
11 5 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe

C
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) Intranet
4 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) PVCS
2 5 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (64.00%) Electronics
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (12.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Software Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Principle Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) MFC
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) COM
5 2 (8.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Firmware
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) UNIX
4 6 (24.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) Validation
3 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (20.00%) System Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C++
2 10 (40.00%) Python
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) Embedded C
5 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (24.00%) Korn
6 5 (20.00%) VB
7 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
8 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (8.00%) Samba
1 2 (8.00%) Squid
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
1 6 (24.00%) NetApp
2 5 (20.00%) Perforce
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) CommVault
3 4 (16.00%) Netezza
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) EMC
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Clearswift
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