The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 16 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing C 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 7.78% 4.11% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.21% 8.33% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £24,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 58.89% 49.32% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 29
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

C
Salary Trend in Durham

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

C Salary Trend in Durham

C
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Durham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Durham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) Electronics
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Qt
5 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) LabVIEW
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) ISO 9000
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
6 2 (20.00%) Firmware
6 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
6 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) IIS
6 2 (20.00%) MS Project
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) C#

C
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Electronics
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Graduate
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) C Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Qt
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) EMC
Durham, County Durham
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago