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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 105 83 75
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 2933 3303 3594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.74% 3.24% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.46% 6.04% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2299 2707 2906
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
53731 54643 56025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.16% 53.67% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46211 47192 49494
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -26 979 £60,000 +9.09% 168
South East 0 766 £42,500 - 149
East of England -4 460 £45,000 +12.50% 127
South West -20 245 £40,000 +14.28% 70
East Midlands +31 133 £35,000 - 25
North West -72 114 £40,000 -5.88% 38
West Midlands -11 102 £37,500 +7.14% 27
Yorkshire -46 97 £40,000 +11.88% 27
North East -13 19 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 3
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3104 (51.16%) C++
2 1948 (32.11%) Degree
3 1856 (30.59%) Software Engineering
4 1842 (30.36%) Java
5 1690 (27.86%) Linux
6 1370 (22.58%) C#
7 1300 (21.43%) Finance
8 1181 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
9 1171 (19.30%) Python
10 1130 (18.63%) Windows
11 1056 (17.41%) SQL
12 930 (15.33%) Computer Science
13 871 (14.36%) UNIX
14 805 (13.27%) OO
15 791 (13.04%) .NET
16 766 (12.63%) JavaScript
17 706 (11.64%) Microsoft
18 668 (11.01%) HTML
19 661 (10.90%) Mathematics
20 596 (9.82%) Oracle
21 590 (9.72%) Security Cleared
22 537 (8.85%) SQL Server
23 516 (8.51%) XML
24 492 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
25 486 (8.01%) Project Management
26 484 (7.98%) Perl
27 482 (7.94%) Multithreading
28 476 (7.85%) MS Excel
29 421 (6.94%) Algorithms
30 416 (6.86%) Electronics

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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
1 123 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 99 (1.63%) IIS
3 91 (1.50%) Tomcat
4 85 (1.40%) MS Exchange
5 84 (1.38%) Apache
6 73 (1.20%) WebSphere
7 51 (0.84%) Node.js
8 50 (0.82%) WebLogic
9 46 (0.76%) SAS
9 46 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 42 (0.69%) MQSeries
11 40 (0.66%) CMS
12 37 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
12 37 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
13 36 (0.59%) Confluence
14 35 (0.58%) OpenStack
14 35 (0.58%) JBoss
15 25 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
15 25 (0.41%) GlassFish
16 22 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 476 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 295 (4.86%) MS Office
3 60 (0.99%) MS Project
4 55 (0.91%) Simulink
5 53 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 32 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 27 (0.45%) TargetLink
8 26 (0.43%) Photoshop
9 19 (0.31%) Stateflow
10 14 (0.23%) SPSS
11 10 (0.16%) AutoCAD
11 10 (0.16%) Maya
11 10 (0.16%) 3ds Max
11 10 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
12 9 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (0.13%) Doxygen
14 7 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
14 7 (0.12%) InDesign
15 6 (0.099%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 87 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 55 (0.91%) SAP R/3
3 52 (0.86%) SAP SCM
4 51 (0.84%) SAP APO
5 30 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 27 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 16 (0.26%) Magento
8 15 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
9 13 (0.21%) Google Analytics
10 12 (0.20%) SAP BPC
11 11 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
12 10 (0.16%) Agresso
13 9 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
14 8 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 8 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
14 8 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
15 7 (0.12%) Markit EDM
16 6 (0.099%) Sage 50
16 6 (0.099%) Oracle BPM
16 6 (0.099%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 92 (1.52%) SaaS
2 65 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (0.86%) Office 365
4 43 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (0.31%) PaaS
7 15 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.18%) IaaS
9 9 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
11 6 (0.099%) Route 53
12 5 (0.082%) GitHub
13 4 (0.066%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.049%) Jelastic
14 3 (0.049%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.033%) Force.com
16 1 (0.016%) Rackspace Cloud
16 1 (0.016%) Google Apps
16 1 (0.016%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 335 (5.52%) TCP/IP
2 255 (4.20%) Internet
3 173 (2.85%) Wireless
4 168 (2.77%) Firewall
5 159 (2.62%) Ethernet
6 157 (2.59%) HTTP
7 114 (1.88%) LAN
8 107 (1.76%) WAN
9 102 (1.68%) DNS
10 81 (1.34%) VPN
11 77 (1.27%) VoIP
12 73 (1.20%) SAN
13 59 (0.97%) GSM
14 57 (0.94%) ADSL
15 50 (0.82%) Network Security
16 47 (0.77%) SSL
16 47 (0.77%) DHCP
17 42 (0.69%) VLAN
18 41 (0.68%) Intranet
19 39 (0.64%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 537 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 266 (4.38%) MySQL
3 167 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 96 (1.58%) Big Data
5 88 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 86 (1.42%) Hadoop
7 81 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
8 71 (1.17%) RDBMS
9 64 (1.05%) NoSQL
10 55 (0.91%) MongoDB
10 55 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 53 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 50 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
12 50 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
13 49 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
14 43 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
15 42 (0.69%) QlikView
16 37 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
17 33 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
18 25 (0.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 248 (4.09%) Subversion
2 241 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 230 (3.79%) Visual Studio
4 100 (1.65%) Maven
5 99 (1.63%) JIRA
6 90 (1.48%) Jenkins
7 88 (1.45%) Eclipse
8 73 (1.20%) JUnit
8 73 (1.20%) ClearCase
9 72 (1.19%) Ant
10 60 (0.99%) Selenium
11 59 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
12 54 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 41 (0.68%) WebDriver
14 38 (0.63%) LabVIEW
15 37 (0.61%) Xcode
16 36 (0.59%) Bugzilla
17 35 (0.58%) Cucumber
17 35 (0.58%) GDB
18 33 (0.54%) Mercurial
General
1 1300 (21.43%) Finance
2 416 (6.86%) Electronics
3 381 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 352 (5.80%) Banking
5 232 (3.82%) Retail
6 201 (3.31%) Marketing
7 185 (3.05%) Manufacturing
8 149 (2.46%) Automotive
9 147 (2.42%) Aerospace
10 118 (1.94%) Financial Institution
11 114 (1.88%) Games
12 96 (1.58%) Investment Banking
13 88 (1.45%) Advertising
14 78 (1.29%) Military
15 70 (1.15%) Front Office
16 55 (0.91%) Back Office
17 53 (0.87%) Legal
18 47 (0.77%) Multimedia
19 39 (0.64%) Billing
20 32 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2055 (33.87%) Developer
2 1215 (20.03%) Software Engineer
3 519 (8.55%) C++ Developer
4 460 (7.58%) Software Developer
5 421 (6.94%) Analyst
6 347 (5.72%) Consultant
7 319 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 302 (4.98%) Java Developer
8 302 (4.98%) Senior Developer
9 225 (3.71%) C Developer
10 216 (3.56%) Senior Software Engineer
11 208 (3.43%) Graduate
12 179 (2.95%) Architect
13 170 (2.80%) Programmer
14 167 (2.75%) C# Developer
15 158 (2.60%) Junior
16 139 (2.29%) Project Manager
17 133 (2.19%) Support Engineer
18 129 (2.13%) Web Developer
19 126 (2.08%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 791 (13.04%) .NET
2 668 (11.01%) HTML
3 516 (8.51%) XML
4 382 (6.30%) Web Services
5 369 (6.08%) CSS
6 238 (3.92%) J2EE
7 233 (3.84%) ASP.NET
8 175 (2.88%) jQuery
9 171 (2.82%) HTML5
10 169 (2.79%) Spring
11 135 (2.23%) SOAP
12 134 (2.21%) STL
13 126 (2.08%) .NET Framework
14 124 (2.04%) RESTful
14 124 (2.04%) Middleware
15 120 (1.98%) JSP
16 102 (1.68%) WCF
17 101 (1.66%) REST
18 91 (1.50%) OpenGL
19 88 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 930 (15.33%) Computer Science
2 661 (10.90%) Mathematics
3 492 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 421 (6.94%) Algorithms
5 323 (5.32%) Embedded Systems
6 216 (3.56%) Physics
7 204 (3.36%) Open Source
8 159 (2.62%) Management Information System
9 158 (2.60%) User Experience
10 153 (2.52%) Mobile App
10 153 (2.52%) Device Driver
11 126 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
12 99 (1.63%) Data Structures
12 99 (1.63%) iPad
13 93 (1.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 91 (1.50%) Visualisation
15 87 (1.43%) iPhone
16 83 (1.37%) Blackberry
17 82 (1.35%) Client/Server
18 77 (1.27%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1690 (27.86%) Linux
2 1130 (18.63%) Windows
3 871 (14.36%) UNIX
4 376 (6.20%) Android
5 290 (4.78%) Apple iOS
6 156 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 152 (2.51%) Embedded Linux
8 108 (1.78%) Mac OS X
9 106 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 100 (1.65%) Solaris
11 77 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 65 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 61 (1.01%) AIX
14 54 (0.89%) HPUX
15 49 (0.81%) Windows Phone
16 43 (0.71%) Windows 7
17 39 (0.64%) Mac OS
18 35 (0.58%) Debian
18 35 (0.58%) Windows XP
19 32 (0.53%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1856 (30.59%) Software Engineering
2 1181 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
3 805 (13.27%) OO
4 486 (8.01%) Project Management
5 482 (7.94%) Multithreading
6 383 (6.31%) Scrum
7 358 (5.90%) Mentoring
8 334 (5.51%) ITIL
9 327 (5.39%) TDD
10 296 (4.88%) UML
11 295 (4.86%) OOD
12 238 (3.92%) OOP
13 205 (3.38%) Configuration Management
14 204 (3.36%) Analytics
15 187 (3.08%) E-Commerce
16 184 (3.03%) MVC
17 181 (2.98%) Business Intelligence
18 176 (2.90%) Validation
19 169 (2.79%) Stakeholder Management
20 166 (2.74%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3104 (51.16%) C++
2 1842 (30.36%) Java
3 1370 (22.58%) C#
4 1171 (19.30%) Python
5 1056 (17.41%) SQL
6 766 (12.63%) JavaScript
7 484 (7.98%) Perl
8 397 (6.54%) Embedded C
9 346 (5.70%) PHP
10 263 (4.33%) Ruby
11 218 (3.59%) Embedded C++
12 217 (3.58%) Shell Script
13 195 (3.21%) Assembly Language
14 190 (3.13%) Bash Shell
15 178 (2.93%) Objective-C
16 162 (2.67%) MATLAB
17 161 (2.65%) VB
18 121 (1.99%) PL/SQL
19 95 (1.57%) PowerShell
20 84 (1.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1948 (32.11%) Degree
2 590 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 332 (5.47%) SC Cleared
4 213 (3.51%) DV Cleared
5 162 (2.67%) PhD
6 92 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 80 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 69 (1.14%) PMI Certification
8 69 (1.14%) CISSP
9 58 (0.96%) CCNA
10 55 (0.91%) MCP
11 53 (0.87%) HND
12 45 (0.74%) ISEB
13 38 (0.63%) MCSE
14 34 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 28 (0.46%) PMP
15 28 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 28 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 27 (0.45%) ISTQB
17 26 (0.43%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (3.69%) QA
2 136 (2.24%) ISO 9001
3 117 (1.93%) SLA
4 37 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 30 (0.49%) JTAG
7 28 (0.46%) JSP 440
8 22 (0.36%) ISO 9000
8 22 (0.36%) DO-178B
9 21 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
10 19 (0.31%) EMIR
11 12 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (0.15%) IEC 61508
12 9 (0.15%) Solvency II
13 8 (0.13%) Basel II
14 5 (0.082%) COBIT
14 5 (0.082%) Basel III
15 4 (0.066%) CRD IV
16 3 (0.049%) Data Quality
16 3 (0.049%) TickIT
System Software
1 244 (4.02%) Firmware
2 170 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 164 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 31 (0.51%) vSphere
6 24 (0.40%) NFS
7 23 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 17 (0.28%) Xen
9 15 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (0.25%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.18%) Samba
10 11 (0.18%) KVM
11 10 (0.16%) HDFS
11 10 (0.16%) VirtualBox
11 10 (0.16%) XenApp
12 9 (0.15%) XenServer
13 7 (0.12%) Sendmail
14 6 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.082%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 79 (1.30%) Puppet
2 77 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (0.59%) Nagios
4 24 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (0.33%) Tivoli
6 15 (0.25%) OpenView
7 14 (0.23%) Control-M
7 14 (0.23%) SCCM
7 14 (0.23%) Ansible
8 13 (0.21%) NetBackup
9 12 (0.20%) SCOM
10 8 (0.13%) WSUS
10 8 (0.13%) Vagrant
11 7 (0.12%) BladeLogic
12 6 (0.099%) Salt
12 6 (0.099%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (0.099%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 5 (0.082%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.082%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.082%) Netcool
Vendors
1 706 (11.64%) Microsoft
2 596 (9.82%) Oracle
3 198 (3.26%) VMware
4 160 (2.64%) HP
5 154 (2.54%) SAP
6 128 (2.11%) Cisco
7 121 (1.99%) IBM
8 104 (1.71%) Red Hat
9 76 (1.25%) EMC
10 57 (0.94%) Citrix
11 56 (0.92%) Google
12 55 (0.91%) Business Objects
13 47 (0.77%) Dell
14 45 (0.74%) Apple
15 43 (0.71%) TIBCO
16 39 (0.64%) NetApp
17 38 (0.63%) BMC
17 38 (0.63%) Atlassian
18 37 (0.61%) Perforce
19 34 (0.56%) Zend
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £60k OTE
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £200000 - £250000 per annum + OTE £400,000+
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 27k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum - bonus and pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus health insurance, pension etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago