The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 91 119 105
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 2865 2538 2715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.03% 2.60% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.74% 5.17% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2027 2248
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49910 49064 51542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.71% 50.31% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43555 42449 43724
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in England

C
Salary Trend in England

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

C Salary Trend in England

C
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in England

C
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
London +23 1012 £60,000 - 187
South East +29 747 £45,000 +5.88% 130
East of England -18 313 £40,000 -5.88% 79
South West +20 288 £42,500 +6.25% 60
North West +22 148 £42,000 +7.69% 53
West Midlands +20 125 £40,000 +6.66% 38
Yorkshire +44 116 £40,000 +14.28% 36
East Midlands +10 99 £37,500 -6.25% 19
North East +17 28 £37,000 +24.36% 18
Midlands +14 2 £35,000 -46.15%
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 2758 (45.96%) C++
2 1809 (30.14%) Software Engineering
3 1768 (29.46%) Linux
4 1681 (28.01%) Java
5 1518 (25.30%) Degree
6 1239 (20.65%) Finance
7 1172 (19.53%) Windows
8 1165 (19.41%) Python
9 1148 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
10 1097 (18.28%) C#
11 1016 (16.93%) SQL
12 931 (15.51%) Unix
13 911 (15.18%) Security Cleared
14 785 (13.08%) Computer Science
15 735 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
16 693 (11.55%) Microsoft
17 689 (11.48%) Oracle
18 652 (10.86%) .NET
19 634 (10.56%) JavaScript
20 573 (9.55%) HTML
21 559 (9.32%) SQL Server
22 533 (8.88%) OO
23 518 (8.63%) Perl
24 476 (7.93%) SC Cleared
25 475 (7.92%) Mathematics
26 466 (7.77%) TCP/IP
27 460 (7.67%) DV Cleared
28 435 (7.25%) Telecoms
29 428 (7.13%) Electronics
30 427 (7.12%) SDLC

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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
1 121 (2.02%) Apache Pig
1 121 (2.02%) Node.js
2 101 (1.68%) Apache
3 95 (1.58%) IIS
4 90 (1.50%) CMS
4 90 (1.50%) SAS
5 86 (1.43%) Tomcat
6 78 (1.30%) JBoss
7 77 (1.28%) MS Exchange
8 55 (0.92%) WebLogic
9 50 (0.83%) SharePoint
10 46 (0.77%) Confluence
11 45 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 44 (0.73%) Apache Spark
13 42 (0.70%) WebSphere
14 32 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
15 31 (0.52%) OpenStack
16 30 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
16 30 (0.50%) nginx
17 29 (0.48%) Lync
Applications
1 394 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 223 (3.72%) MS Office
3 124 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 81 (1.35%) MS Project
5 64 (1.07%) Simulink
6 34 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 33 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 30 (0.50%) MS Visio
9 17 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 17 (0.28%) AutoCAD
10 13 (0.22%) TargetLink
11 12 (0.20%) S-PLUS
12 9 (0.15%) Mathematica
13 7 (0.12%) OrCAD
14 5 (0.083%) OmniGraffle
15 3 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.033%) 3ds Max
16 2 (0.033%) Fireworks
16 2 (0.033%) Maya
16 2 (0.033%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 60 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 42 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 38 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
4 16 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 16 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 15 (0.25%) LatentZero
5 15 (0.25%) thinkFolio
6 13 (0.22%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 13 (0.22%) Beauchamp
6 13 (0.22%) Decalog
6 13 (0.22%) Hi Portfolio
6 13 (0.22%) HiInvest
6 13 (0.22%) HiPerformance
6 13 (0.22%) LongView
6 13 (0.22%) Minerva
6 13 (0.22%) MultiFonds
6 13 (0.22%) PORTIA
6 13 (0.22%) Sentinel
6 13 (0.22%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 111 (1.85%) SaaS
2 104 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (0.63%) Office 365
6 26 (0.43%) GitHub
7 21 (0.35%) PaaS
8 20 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (0.32%) Amazon S3
10 18 (0.30%) Google Analytics
11 14 (0.23%) IaaS
12 7 (0.12%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.083%) Heroku
13 5 (0.083%) IBM SmartCloud
13 5 (0.083%) Rackspace Cloud
14 3 (0.050%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.050%) Route 53
15 2 (0.033%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.033%) DigitalOcean
15 2 (0.033%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 466 (7.77%) TCP/IP
2 237 (3.95%) Firewall
3 174 (2.90%) Internet
4 135 (2.25%) Network Security
5 133 (2.22%) Wireless
6 132 (2.20%) SAN
7 122 (2.03%) Ethernet
8 117 (1.95%) DNS
9 97 (1.62%) HTTP
10 93 (1.55%) WAN
11 84 (1.40%) LAN
12 73 (1.22%) VoIP
13 72 (1.20%) DHCP
14 71 (1.18%) RS-232
14 71 (1.18%) VPN
15 70 (1.17%) Bluetooth
16 64 (1.07%) RS-485
17 57 (0.95%) ZigBee
18 53 (0.88%) NAS
19 50 (0.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 559 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 328 (5.47%) MySQL
3 264 (4.40%) Big Data
4 243 (4.05%) Hadoop
5 221 (3.68%) Relational Database
6 188 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 174 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 124 (2.07%) Apache Hive
9 120 (2.00%) RDBMS
10 116 (1.93%) MongoDB
11 105 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 86 (1.43%) NoSQL
13 80 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 77 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 75 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
16 70 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
17 64 (1.07%) Data Mining
18 60 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
19 52 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
20 51 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 239 (3.98%) Visual Studio
2 216 (3.60%) Subversion
3 189 (3.15%) JIRA
4 188 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 143 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 109 (1.82%) Maven
7 84 (1.40%) ProC
8 81 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 79 (1.32%) Eclipse
10 73 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
11 68 (1.13%) Selenium
12 55 (0.92%) Hudson
13 54 (0.90%) JUnit
14 46 (0.77%) Metasploit
15 40 (0.67%) HP UFT
16 39 (0.65%) Ant
16 39 (0.65%) Mercurial
17 37 (0.62%) LabVIEW
18 36 (0.60%) Cucumber
19 32 (0.53%) LoadRunner
General
1 1239 (20.65%) Finance
2 435 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 428 (7.13%) Electronics
4 416 (6.93%) Banking
5 248 (4.13%) Retail
6 202 (3.37%) Manufacturing
7 178 (2.97%) Marketing
8 147 (2.45%) Automotive
9 106 (1.77%) Aerospace
10 99 (1.65%) Financial Institution
10 99 (1.65%) Games
11 93 (1.55%) Front Office
12 81 (1.35%) Legal
13 69 (1.15%) Investment Banking
14 65 (1.08%) Advertising
15 60 (1.00%) Back Office
15 60 (1.00%) Military
16 46 (0.77%) Law
17 38 (0.63%) Billing
18 34 (0.57%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1763 (29.38%) Developer
2 1093 (18.21%) Software Engineer
3 578 (9.63%) C++ Developer
4 558 (9.30%) Analyst
5 424 (7.07%) Embedded Engineer
6 384 (6.40%) C++ Software Engineer
7 357 (5.95%) C Developer
8 340 (5.67%) Software Developer
9 314 (5.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 310 (5.17%) C Software Engineer
11 304 (5.07%) Architect
12 296 (4.93%) Consultant
13 259 (4.32%) Java Developer
14 248 (4.13%) C/C++ Developer
15 234 (3.90%) Senior Developer
16 225 (3.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
17 204 (3.40%) Graduate
18 189 (3.15%) Senior Software Engineer
19 164 (2.73%) C++ Software Developer
20 151 (2.52%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 652 (10.86%) .NET
2 573 (9.55%) HTML
3 381 (6.35%) Web Services
4 366 (6.10%) CSS
5 315 (5.25%) XML
6 205 (3.42%) STL
7 181 (3.02%) ASP.NET
8 167 (2.78%) Java EE
9 162 (2.70%) J2EE
10 156 (2.60%) HTML5
11 153 (2.55%) jQuery
12 130 (2.17%) Spring
13 128 (2.13%) AngularJS
14 108 (1.80%) Hibernate
15 101 (1.68%) SOAP
16 98 (1.63%) .NET Framework
17 95 (1.58%) WPF
18 89 (1.48%) RESTful
19 86 (1.43%) Ajax
19 86 (1.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 785 (13.08%) Computer Science
2 735 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
3 475 (7.92%) Mathematics
4 317 (5.28%) Algorithms
5 240 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 238 (3.97%) Embedded Systems
7 175 (2.92%) Physics
8 158 (2.63%) Mobile App
9 146 (2.43%) Data Centre
10 141 (2.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 123 (2.05%) User Experience
12 122 (2.03%) Hedge funds
13 111 (1.85%) Data Structures
14 110 (1.83%) Replication
15 109 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
16 105 (1.75%) Derivative
17 103 (1.72%) Device Driver
18 98 (1.63%) VHDL
19 91 (1.52%) Visualisation
20 88 (1.47%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 1768 (29.46%) Linux
2 1172 (19.53%) Windows
3 931 (15.51%) Unix
4 365 (6.08%) Android
5 287 (4.78%) Apple iOS
6 224 (3.73%) Windows Server
7 137 (2.28%) Mac OS X
8 129 (2.15%) Embedded Linux
9 122 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 107 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 96 (1.60%) AIX
12 82 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 76 (1.27%) Solaris
14 71 (1.18%) CentOS
15 68 (1.13%) VxWorks
16 66 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
17 57 (0.95%) Windows 7
18 41 (0.68%) Windows XP
19 38 (0.63%) Debian
20 36 (0.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1809 (30.14%) Software Engineering
2 1148 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
3 533 (8.88%) OO
4 427 (7.12%) SDLC
5 412 (6.87%) Multithreading
6 396 (6.60%) Project Management
7 367 (6.12%) ITIL
8 339 (5.65%) UML
9 325 (5.42%) Scrum
10 317 (5.28%) Open Source
11 306 (5.10%) Mentoring
12 294 (4.90%) TDD
13 276 (4.60%) Cybersecurity
14 262 (4.37%) Analytics
15 244 (4.07%) OOP
16 233 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
17 216 (3.60%) Information Security
18 213 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
18 213 (3.55%) Penetration Testing
19 210 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2758 (45.96%) C++
2 1681 (28.01%) Java
3 1165 (19.41%) Python
4 1097 (18.28%) C#
5 1016 (16.93%) SQL
6 634 (10.56%) JavaScript
7 518 (8.63%) Perl
8 414 (6.90%) Embedded C
9 321 (5.35%) PHP
10 283 (4.72%) Bash Shell
11 251 (4.18%) Ruby
12 240 (4.00%) Objective-C
13 239 (3.98%) Embedded C++
14 211 (3.52%) PL/SQL
15 183 (3.05%) MATLAB
16 159 (2.65%) Shell Script
17 142 (2.37%) Assembly Language
18 128 (2.13%) PowerShell
19 115 (1.92%) VB
20 112 (1.87%) R
Qualifications
1 1518 (25.30%) Degree
2 911 (15.18%) Security Cleared
3 476 (7.93%) SC Cleared
4 460 (7.67%) DV Cleared
5 212 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
6 204 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 191 (3.18%) CISSP
8 161 (2.68%) CCNA
8 161 (2.68%) PhD
9 156 (2.60%) MCSE
10 118 (1.97%) GIAC
11 107 (1.78%) SANS
12 104 (1.73%) ISTQB
13 92 (1.53%) ISEB
14 90 (1.50%) Linux+ Certification
15 89 (1.48%) SSCP
16 70 (1.17%) CEH
17 64 (1.07%) CCNP
18 63 (1.05%) MCP
19 50 (0.83%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (3.25%) QA
2 108 (1.80%) SLA
3 68 (1.13%) MISRA
4 47 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 47 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (0.67%) JSP 440
5 40 (0.67%) SEPA
6 34 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 33 (0.55%) MISRA C
8 24 (0.40%) COBIT
8 24 (0.40%) PCI DSS
9 21 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 17 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 16 (0.27%) MiFID
12 14 (0.23%) JTAG
13 13 (0.22%) Def Stans
14 11 (0.18%) ISO27002
14 11 (0.18%) RMADS
15 10 (0.17%) DO-178B
15 10 (0.17%) ISO26262
System Software
1 393 (6.55%) Firmware
2 239 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (3.93%) Active Directory
4 49 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 39 (0.65%) Xen
6 36 (0.60%) VMware ESX
7 30 (0.50%) NFS
8 23 (0.38%) vSphere
8 23 (0.38%) XenServer
9 22 (0.37%) Cygwin
9 22 (0.37%) Docker
10 21 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
11 19 (0.32%) iptables
12 18 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 16 (0.27%) Oracle Clusterware
14 14 (0.23%) HDFS
15 13 (0.22%) VirtualBox
16 10 (0.17%) KVM
16 10 (0.17%) Samba
17 9 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 80 (1.33%) Puppet
2 68 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (1.12%) Nessus
4 61 (1.02%) Nmap
5 48 (0.80%) Hyperic
6 30 (0.50%) Nagios
6 30 (0.50%) NetBackup
7 28 (0.47%) SCCM
8 27 (0.45%) QRadar
9 25 (0.42%) Tivoli
10 24 (0.40%) Ansible
11 23 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
11 23 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 22 (0.37%) Data Guard
12 22 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
13 21 (0.35%) OpenVAS
13 21 (0.35%) WMI
14 20 (0.33%) vMotion
15 19 (0.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 17 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 693 (11.55%) Microsoft
2 689 (11.48%) Oracle
3 283 (4.72%) VMware
4 169 (2.82%) Cisco
5 162 (2.70%) HP
6 147 (2.45%) IBM
7 141 (2.35%) NetApp
8 132 (2.20%) EMC
9 116 (1.93%) Red Hat
10 103 (1.72%) SAP
11 100 (1.67%) Citrix
12 83 (1.38%) SolarWinds
13 82 (1.37%) Google
14 73 (1.22%) Symantec
15 58 (0.97%) Juniper
16 57 (0.95%) Apple
17 53 (0.88%) Bloomberg
18 37 (0.62%) Splunk
19 36 (0.60%) Atlassian
20 33 (0.55%) Teradata
South East London
Third Republic Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £120,000 to £160,000 per annum £120,000 - £160,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £56000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red10
Salary: £85k - 100k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago