The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 88 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing C 3245 3525 3766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.97% 3.47% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.73% 6.57% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2564 2585 3242
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56587 53648 60180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.74% 52.80% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48430 46374 53267
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,650 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
London -14 1208 £55,000 +3.28% 163
South East +5 838 £42,500 - 160
East of England -18 393 £40,000 -9.09% 125
South West -16 286 £35,100 +0.28% 73
North West -32 158 £37,500 -2.59% 48
West Midlands -12 110 £38,500 -3.75% 42
Yorkshire -66 95 £40,000 +6.66% 25
East Midlands +15 94 £40,000 +17.64% 38
North East +25 51 £27,500 -16.66% 15
Midlands +13 2 £55,000 - 1
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3610 (53.56%) C++
2 2283 (33.87%) Java
3 2219 (32.92%) Software Engineering
4 2171 (32.21%) Degree
5 2026 (30.06%) Linux
6 1592 (23.62%) C#
7 1420 (21.07%) Finance
8 1374 (20.39%) SQL
9 1336 (19.82%) Windows
10 1234 (18.31%) Python
11 1158 (17.18%) Computer Science
12 1126 (16.71%) UNIX
13 1008 (14.96%) .NET
14 955 (14.17%) OO
15 847 (12.57%) JavaScript
16 815 (12.09%) Oracle
17 812 (12.05%) Microsoft
18 740 (10.98%) HTML
19 637 (9.45%) Mathematics
20 634 (9.41%) XML
21 628 (9.32%) SQL Server
22 607 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
23 579 (8.59%) Security Cleared
24 571 (8.47%) Perl
25 536 (7.95%) Telecoms
26 524 (7.77%) Multithreading
27 520 (7.72%) Android
27 520 (7.72%) MS Excel
28 478 (7.09%) Project Management
29 471 (6.99%) PHP

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 124 (1.84%) Tomcat
2 122 (1.81%) Apache
3 117 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 81 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 80 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 80 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 68 (1.01%) IIS
7 55 (0.82%) Node.js
8 47 (0.70%) CMS
9 45 (0.67%) SAS
9 45 (0.67%) MQSeries
10 41 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
11 34 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 30 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
13 28 (0.42%) Confluence
14 27 (0.40%) OpenStack
15 21 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
16 20 (0.30%) Tuxedo
17 19 (0.28%) Alfresco
17 19 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 520 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 241 (3.58%) MS Office
3 57 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (0.83%) MS Project
5 37 (0.55%) Simulink
6 33 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 22 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 14 (0.21%) SPSS
9 11 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.15%) TargetLink
10 10 (0.15%) AutoCAD
11 9 (0.13%) Stateflow
11 9 (0.13%) Mathematica
12 8 (0.12%) InDesign
13 6 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.089%) Maya
14 5 (0.074%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.074%) Stata
15 4 (0.059%) Blender
15 4 (0.059%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 85 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 52 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 43 (0.64%) SAP R/3
4 41 (0.61%) SAP SCM
5 40 (0.59%) SAP APO
6 24 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 16 (0.24%) Advent Geneva
8 15 (0.22%) Magento
9 12 (0.18%) MultiFonds
9 12 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
10 11 (0.16%) PORTIA
11 10 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
11 10 (0.15%) Google Analytics
11 10 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
12 9 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
12 9 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
13 8 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
13 8 (0.12%) Summit
13 8 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
13 8 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 105 (1.56%) SaaS
2 50 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (0.46%) Office 365
5 20 (0.30%) PaaS
6 11 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.16%) GitHub
6 11 (0.16%) IaaS
7 10 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.074%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.059%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.045%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.045%) Jelastic
11 2 (0.030%) Route 53
11 2 (0.030%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.030%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.030%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.030%) Force.com
12 1 (0.015%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 375 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 232 (3.44%) Internet
3 218 (3.23%) Wireless
4 186 (2.76%) Ethernet
5 185 (2.74%) HTTP
6 176 (2.61%) Firewall
7 144 (2.14%) LAN
8 128 (1.90%) SAN
9 112 (1.66%) DNS
10 103 (1.53%) VPN
11 101 (1.50%) VoIP
12 88 (1.31%) Network Security
13 80 (1.19%) WAN
14 72 (1.07%) DHCP
15 70 (1.04%) SSL
16 64 (0.95%) GSM
17 57 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
18 48 (0.71%) Bluetooth
19 43 (0.64%) GPRS
20 41 (0.61%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 628 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 316 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 301 (4.47%) MySQL
4 179 (2.66%) RDBMS
5 128 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 96 (1.42%) Big Data
6 96 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
7 90 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 84 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 72 (1.07%) NoSQL
10 71 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 62 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
12 55 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 54 (0.80%) MongoDB
14 52 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
15 50 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
16 49 (0.73%) OLTP
17 46 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
18 43 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
19 37 (0.55%) Informix
Development Applications
1 377 (5.59%) Subversion
2 284 (4.21%) Visual Studio
3 235 (3.49%) Git (software)
4 128 (1.90%) Maven
5 115 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 114 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 109 (1.62%) Ant
8 100 (1.48%) Selenium
9 86 (1.28%) Xcode
10 85 (1.26%) JIRA
11 83 (1.23%) JUnit
12 74 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 74 (1.10%) Cucumber
13 71 (1.05%) WebDriver
14 69 (1.02%) ClearCase
15 54 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
16 46 (0.68%) Hudson
16 46 (0.68%) eggPlant
17 45 (0.67%) Mercurial
18 40 (0.59%) GDB
General
1 1420 (21.07%) Finance
2 536 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 445 (6.60%) Electronics
4 385 (5.71%) Banking
5 270 (4.01%) Retail
6 252 (3.74%) Manufacturing
7 206 (3.06%) Games
8 198 (2.94%) Marketing
9 131 (1.94%) Aerospace
10 127 (1.88%) Financial Institution
11 116 (1.72%) Advertising
11 116 (1.72%) Military
11 116 (1.72%) Investment Banking
12 100 (1.48%) Front Office
13 93 (1.38%) Automotive
14 50 (0.74%) Back Office
15 49 (0.73%) Multimedia
16 48 (0.71%) Legal
17 45 (0.67%) Publishing
18 42 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2396 (35.55%) Developer
2 1494 (22.17%) Software Engineer
3 585 (8.68%) C++ Developer
4 506 (7.51%) Analyst
5 491 (7.28%) Software Developer
6 391 (5.80%) Consultant
7 355 (5.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 322 (4.78%) Java Developer
9 306 (4.54%) C Developer
10 303 (4.50%) Senior Developer
11 265 (3.93%) Graduate
12 256 (3.80%) C++ Software Engineer
13 247 (3.66%) Programmer
14 223 (3.31%) Senior Software Engineer
15 210 (3.12%) Junior
16 207 (3.07%) C# Developer
17 182 (2.70%) C Software Engineer
18 147 (2.18%) Team Leader
19 145 (2.15%) .NET Developer
20 138 (2.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1008 (14.96%) .NET
2 740 (10.98%) HTML
3 634 (9.41%) XML
4 450 (6.68%) Web Services
5 438 (6.50%) CSS
6 291 (4.32%) J2EE
7 278 (4.12%) ASP.NET
8 257 (3.81%) jQuery
9 238 (3.53%) Spring
10 193 (2.86%) STL
11 191 (2.83%) WCF
12 174 (2.58%) HTML5
13 153 (2.27%) SOAP
13 153 (2.27%) Middleware
14 152 (2.26%) .NET Framework
15 132 (1.96%) JSP
16 122 (1.81%) JSON
17 113 (1.68%) OpenGL
18 111 (1.65%) Ajax
19 110 (1.63%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1158 (17.18%) Computer Science
2 637 (9.45%) Mathematics
3 315 (4.67%) Embedded Systems
4 302 (4.48%) Firmware
5 252 (3.74%) Physics
6 233 (3.46%) Open Source
7 216 (3.20%) Device Driver
8 215 (3.19%) Mobile App
9 155 (2.30%) Management Information System
10 144 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
11 124 (1.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 123 (1.82%) Blackberry
12 123 (1.82%) iPhone
13 122 (1.81%) iPad
14 115 (1.71%) VHDL
15 93 (1.38%) Visualisation
16 89 (1.32%) Derivative
17 88 (1.31%) Client/Server
18 87 (1.29%) Digital Media
19 72 (1.07%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2026 (30.06%) Linux
2 1336 (19.82%) Windows
3 1126 (16.71%) UNIX
4 520 (7.72%) Android
5 328 (4.87%) Apple iOS
6 182 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
7 135 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 131 (1.94%) Solaris
9 103 (1.53%) Mac OS X
10 85 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 79 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 78 (1.16%) AIX
13 74 (1.10%) Windows 7
14 57 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
15 53 (0.79%) Windows Phone
16 49 (0.73%) Windows XP
16 49 (0.73%) HPUX
17 45 (0.67%) Mac OS
18 43 (0.64%) Debian
19 41 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2219 (32.92%) Software Engineering
2 955 (14.17%) OO
3 607 (9.01%) Agile Software Development
4 524 (7.77%) Multithreading
5 478 (7.09%) Project Management
6 461 (6.84%) TDD
7 386 (5.73%) Scrum
8 332 (4.93%) UML
9 282 (4.18%) ITIL
10 281 (4.17%) OOD
11 260 (3.86%) OOP
12 256 (3.80%) Configuration Management
13 236 (3.50%) MVC
13 236 (3.50%) Unit Testing
13 236 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
14 223 (3.31%) Analytics
15 218 (3.23%) E-Commerce
16 197 (2.92%) Waterfall
17 184 (2.73%) Business Intelligence
17 184 (2.73%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3610 (53.56%) C++
2 2283 (33.87%) Java
3 1592 (23.62%) C#
4 1374 (20.39%) SQL
5 1234 (18.31%) Python
6 847 (12.57%) JavaScript
7 571 (8.47%) Perl
8 471 (6.99%) PHP
9 416 (6.17%) Embedded C
10 323 (4.79%) Ruby
11 270 (4.01%) Objective-C
12 249 (3.69%) Shell Script
13 238 (3.53%) Embedded C++
14 205 (3.04%) Assembly Language
15 187 (2.77%) Bash Shell
16 182 (2.70%) VB
17 179 (2.66%) MATLAB
18 160 (2.37%) PL/SQL
19 111 (1.65%) T-SQL
20 75 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2171 (32.21%) Degree
2 579 (8.59%) Security Cleared
3 259 (3.84%) SC Cleared
4 160 (2.37%) DV Cleared
5 153 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 148 (2.20%) PhD
7 90 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 73 (1.08%) CCDA
9 71 (1.05%) CISSP
10 67 (0.99%) CCDP
11 55 (0.82%) CCNA
12 48 (0.71%) PMI Certification
12 48 (0.71%) CEH
13 46 (0.68%) ISEB
14 45 (0.67%) MCP
15 42 (0.62%) MCSE
16 30 (0.45%) GPEN
16 30 (0.45%) OSCP
16 30 (0.45%) HND
17 28 (0.42%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (4.23%) QA
2 130 (1.93%) ISO 9001
3 95 (1.41%) SLA
4 60 (0.89%) JTAG
5 37 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 30 (0.45%) ISO 9000
7 25 (0.37%) DO-178B
8 23 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
9 16 (0.24%) TickIT
10 15 (0.22%) IEC 61508
11 14 (0.21%) EMIR
11 14 (0.21%) JSP 440
12 11 (0.16%) COBIT
13 10 (0.15%) Basel III
13 10 (0.15%) Data Quality
14 9 (0.13%) HL7
15 8 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 4 (0.059%) COREP
16 4 (0.059%) FINREP
System Software
1 168 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 150 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 30 (0.45%) vSphere
5 27 (0.40%) NFS
6 22 (0.33%) KVM
6 22 (0.33%) XenApp
6 22 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.24%) Xen
9 14 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 11 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (0.16%) XenServer
10 11 (0.16%) RHEV
11 9 (0.13%) Nmap
12 8 (0.12%) Sendmail
13 7 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.089%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 77 (1.14%) Puppet
2 64 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (0.53%) NetBackup
4 33 (0.49%) Nagios
5 32 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (0.28%) Legato
6 19 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 19 (0.28%) SCOM
7 18 (0.27%) Data Guard
7 18 (0.27%) OpenView
8 16 (0.24%) Control-M
9 13 (0.19%) SCCM
10 11 (0.16%) Backup Exec
11 10 (0.15%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.12%) YUM
13 7 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (0.10%) Cacti
14 6 (0.089%) HP SIM
14 6 (0.089%) WSUS
15 5 (0.074%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 815 (12.09%) Oracle
2 812 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 278 (4.12%) HP
4 197 (2.92%) Cisco
5 193 (2.86%) VMware
6 127 (1.88%) Red Hat
7 121 (1.80%) IBM
8 118 (1.75%) SAP
9 80 (1.19%) EMC
10 76 (1.13%) Google
11 73 (1.08%) JBoss
12 72 (1.07%) Perforce
13 63 (0.93%) Apple
14 61 (0.91%) Citrix
15 54 (0.80%) TIBCO
16 53 (0.79%) NetApp
16 53 (0.79%) Sybase
17 43 (0.64%) BT
18 42 (0.62%) Coverity
19 39 (0.58%) Dell
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + yes
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TOUCH SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago