The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 46 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing C 41 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.60% 6.32% 6.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% 10.94% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 23
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
591 448 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 66.33% 57.81% 62.26%
Number of salaries quoted 490 383 252
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
South West

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

C
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Dorset region.

C Salary Trend in Dorset

C
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Dorset

C
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -7 16 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Poole -17 6 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Weymouth +2 1 £50,000 +81.81%
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 38 (50.67%) Software Engineering
2 33 (44.00%) Degree
3 26 (34.67%) Electronics
4 25 (33.33%) Linux
5 24 (32.00%) C++
6 22 (29.33%) Java
7 17 (22.67%) SQL
8 15 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 14 (18.67%) C#
9 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
10 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
11 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
12 8 (10.67%) Finance
12 8 (10.67%) Device Driver
12 8 (10.67%) Scrum
12 8 (10.67%) OO
12 8 (10.67%) Windows
12 8 (10.67%) Embedded C
13 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
13 7 (9.33%) VoIP
13 7 (9.33%) FTP
13 7 (9.33%) UML
13 7 (9.33%) HTML
13 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
14 6 (8.00%) Banking
14 6 (8.00%) Open Source
14 6 (8.00%) REST
14 6 (8.00%) Twitter
14 6 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (8.00%) Project Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (6.67%) SAS
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
3 1 (1.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.33%) VoIP
2 7 (9.33%) FTP
3 5 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 4 (5.33%) WAN
5 3 (4.00%) HTTP
5 3 (4.00%) PBX
5 3 (4.00%) Firewall
6 2 (2.67%) Network Security
6 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.67%) tcpdump
6 2 (2.67%) RTP
6 2 (2.67%) IPsec
6 2 (2.67%) ISDN
6 2 (2.67%) SNMP
6 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.67%) SSL
6 2 (2.67%) VPN
6 2 (2.67%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (5.33%) Essbase
2 3 (4.00%) MySQL
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.67%) FogBugz
3 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) JProfiler
4 2 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.67%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.67%) Introscope
4 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.67%) Toad
5 1 (1.33%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (34.67%) Electronics
2 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.67%) Finance
4 6 (8.00%) Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.67%) Avionics
6 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.33%) Advertising
7 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Software Engineer
2 16 (21.33%) Developer
3 8 (10.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Graduate
4 7 (9.33%) Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Junior
4 7 (9.33%) Software Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Embedded Software Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.00%) Programme Director
7 3 (4.00%) Network Support
7 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) HTML
2 6 (8.00%) REST
3 4 (5.33%) .NET
3 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.00%) Web Services
4 3 (4.00%) Middleware
5 2 (2.67%) Spring MVC
5 2 (2.67%) Spring
5 2 (2.67%) CSS3
5 2 (2.67%) HTML5
5 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.67%) CSS
5 2 (2.67%) JDBC
5 2 (2.67%) XML
5 2 (2.67%) ODBC
5 2 (2.67%) STL
6 1 (1.33%) SOAP
6 1 (1.33%) Qt
6 1 (1.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.67%) Device Driver
3 6 (8.00%) Open Source
3 6 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.67%) PKI
7 2 (2.67%) SCADA
7 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.67%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.33%) Social Media
8 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.33%) CCTV
8 1 (1.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) UNIX
4 2 (2.67%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.67%) Solaris
5 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.33%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.33%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (10.67%) Scrum
2 8 (10.67%) OO
3 7 (9.33%) UML
4 6 (8.00%) Project Management
4 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.67%) CAD
5 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.33%) Software Architecture
6 4 (5.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.00%) MVC
7 3 (4.00%) Cash Management
7 3 (4.00%) Strategic Management
7 3 (4.00%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) C++
2 22 (29.33%) Java
3 17 (22.67%) SQL
4 14 (18.67%) C#
5 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.67%) Embedded C
7 5 (6.67%) Lua
8 4 (5.33%) VBA
8 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.00%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.67%) VB
10 2 (2.67%) Python
11 1 (1.33%) PHP
11 1 (1.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (44.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) HND
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.67%) PhD
4 2 (2.67%) ISEB
5 1 (1.33%) CCNA
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.33%) DO-160
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.67%) nmon
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Twitter
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle
3 5 (6.67%) EMC
4 4 (5.33%) Hyperion
4 4 (5.33%) Cognos
4 4 (5.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.67%) Green Hat
5 2 (2.67%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Zend
Bournemouth
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,000 per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wareham, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Profit share & Flexi-time!
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £16-£18K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago