The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 47 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 46 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.94% 3.85% 5.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.55% 6.35% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 22
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
538 315 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 69.42% 60.69% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 473 270 252
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 -3 22 £21,500 -57.00%
Poole -17 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Weymouth - 1 - -
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 35 (53.03%) Software Engineering
2 31 (46.97%) C++
3 23 (34.85%) Java
4 22 (33.33%) Linux
4 22 (33.33%) Degree
5 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
6 13 (19.70%) Retail
6 13 (19.70%) ITIL
7 11 (16.67%) C#
7 11 (16.67%) Python
7 11 (16.67%) Electronics
8 10 (15.15%) Finance
8 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
8 10 (15.15%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (13.64%) SQL
10 8 (12.12%) .NET
10 8 (12.12%) TOGAF
10 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
11 7 (10.61%) Android
11 7 (10.61%) Capacity Management
11 7 (10.61%) Firmware
11 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
11 7 (10.61%) Perl
11 7 (10.61%) UML
11 7 (10.61%) UNIX
11 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
12 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
12 6 (9.09%) Embedded C
12 6 (9.09%) Embedded C++
12 6 (9.09%) Windows

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 3 (4.55%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.52%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.52%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.58%) IPsec
2 5 (7.58%) Network Security
3 4 (6.06%) tcpdump
3 4 (6.06%) Wireshark
3 4 (6.06%) Firewall
3 4 (6.06%) VPN
4 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
4 3 (4.55%) LDAP
4 3 (4.55%) SMS
4 3 (4.55%) FTP
4 3 (4.55%) HTTP
4 3 (4.55%) NAS
5 2 (3.03%) Internet
5 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.03%) Wireless
5 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.52%) SNMP
6 1 (1.52%) SSL
6 1 (1.52%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) DB2
4 2 (3.03%) OLTP
4 2 (3.03%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.03%) ERwin
1 2 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.52%) Toad
General
1 13 (19.70%) Retail
2 11 (16.67%) Electronics
3 10 (15.15%) Finance
4 6 (9.09%) Automotive
5 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Software Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Graduate
4 10 (15.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Junior Software Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Junior
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Firmware Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Architect
7 5 (7.58%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Security Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Head of Technology
8 4 (6.06%) Head of Infrastructure
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) J2EE
3 3 (4.55%) CSS
3 3 (4.55%) JSP
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (1.52%) POSIX
5 1 (1.52%) Pthreads
5 1 (1.52%) HTML5
5 1 (1.52%) STL
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 10 (15.15%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.58%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.55%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.03%) iSeries
6 2 (3.03%) EMC Centera
6 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.03%) AS400
6 2 (3.03%) Physics
6 2 (3.03%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.03%) SCADA
7 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (10.61%) UNIX
2 7 (10.61%) Android
3 6 (9.09%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) Software Engineering
2 13 (19.70%) ITIL
3 8 (12.12%) TOGAF
4 7 (10.61%) UML
4 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
4 7 (10.61%) Capacity Management
5 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.58%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
6 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.58%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.06%) DevOps
7 4 (6.06%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (6.06%) Migration
7 4 (6.06%) TDD
7 4 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) C++
2 23 (34.85%) Java
3 11 (16.67%) C#
3 11 (16.67%) Python
4 9 (13.64%) SQL
5 7 (10.61%) Perl
6 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.09%) Embedded C
6 6 (9.09%) Embedded C++
7 5 (7.58%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.55%) PHP
9 2 (3.03%) VB
9 2 (3.03%) RPG
9 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.03%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.52%) Ruby
10 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Degree
2 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) HND
4 4 (6.06%) MBA
5 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.03%) NCDA
6 2 (3.03%) NCIE
6 2 (3.03%) VCP5
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.52%) ISEB
7 1 (1.52%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.03%) Solvency II
2 2 (3.03%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Firmware
2 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) Samba
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) NetApp
2 5 (7.58%) VMware
2 5 (7.58%) Twitter
3 3 (4.55%) F5
3 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.03%) HP
4 2 (3.03%) EMC
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (1.52%) Renesas
5 1 (1.52%) Cognos
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, Paid MS certs!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, Paid MS certs!
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Profit share & Flexi-time!
Posted: 20 days ago