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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 66 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 20 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.92% 5.14% 6.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.51% 8.61% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 38
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +70.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £21,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £49,500 £41,500
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
443 395 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 64.77% 59.76% 67.32%
Number of salaries quoted 378 341 406
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 0 12 £50,000 +14.94% 2
Wareham -3 2 £41,250 -2.94%
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (42.59%) Degree
2 22 (40.74%) Software Engineering
3 20 (37.04%) C++
3 20 (37.04%) Java
4 15 (27.78%) Linux
5 13 (24.07%) Finance
5 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
6 12 (22.22%) Electronics
7 11 (20.37%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
9 9 (16.67%) SQL
9 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 8 (14.81%) C#
10 8 (14.81%) Twitter
11 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
11 7 (12.96%) VBA
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (12.96%) Cognos
11 7 (12.96%) IBM
11 7 (12.96%) EMC
11 7 (12.96%) Hyperion
11 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
11 7 (12.96%) IPsec
11 7 (12.96%) Essbase
11 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (7.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (12.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.96%) IPsec
2 7 (12.96%) Network Security
3 6 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 6 (11.11%) Firewall
3 6 (11.11%) VPN
3 6 (11.11%) tcpdump
4 4 (7.41%) HTTPS
4 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) FTP
4 4 (7.41%) HTTP
4 4 (7.41%) LDAP
4 4 (7.41%) NAS
5 2 (3.70%) SNMP
5 2 (3.70%) SSL
5 2 (3.70%) IPv4
5 2 (3.70%) IPv6
6 1 (1.85%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Essbase
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Grunt
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Software Engineer
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Design Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Junior
6 4 (7.41%) Graduate
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.70%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) HTML
1 4 (7.41%) J2EE
2 3 (5.56%) CSS
2 3 (5.56%) Spring
2 3 (5.56%) Spring MVC
2 3 (5.56%) Spring Web Flow
2 3 (5.56%) jQuery
2 3 (5.56%) Sass
3 1 (1.85%) Pthreads
3 1 (1.85%) HTML5
3 1 (1.85%) STL
3 1 (1.85%) POSIX
3 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.41%) Device Driver
5 3 (5.56%) Cryptography
5 3 (5.56%) SCADA
6 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.70%) EMC Centera
6 2 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.85%) Open Source
7 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) UNIX
3 3 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.85%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.37%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 6 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 5 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.26%) CAD
7 4 (7.41%) BCP
7 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.41%) Scrum
7 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) C++
1 20 (37.04%) Java
2 9 (16.67%) SQL
3 8 (14.81%) C#
4 7 (12.96%) VBA
4 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.26%) MATLAB
5 5 (9.26%) Python
5 5 (9.26%) Embedded C
5 5 (9.26%) Perl
6 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.70%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Degree
2 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) HND
5 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.70%) NCDA
5 2 (3.70%) NCIE
5 2 (3.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.85%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) Samba
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Twitter
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Cognos
2 7 (12.96%) IBM
2 7 (12.96%) EMC
2 7 (12.96%) Hyperion
3 6 (11.11%) NetApp
3 6 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) F5
4 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Renesas
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.85%) Sun
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Profit Share + Car Allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago