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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 94 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing C 2955 3508 3612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.00% 3.18% 3.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.78% 5.98% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 2879 2758
Average salary £45,000 £43,375 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.74% +4.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
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
51087 58682 54369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.90% 53.11% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43915 50410 47286
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +16 1113 £60,000 - 193
South East -35 620 £44,000 +3.52% 146
East of England +11 408 £42,500 +6.25% 107
South West -1 335 £40,000 +6.66% 52
West Midlands -7 118 £37,500 - 40
North West -13 113 £43,000 +22.85% 41
Yorkshire -14 96 £36,000 -4.00% 27
East Midlands -13 84 £37,500 +5.63% 27
North East -10 38 £35,000 - 20
Midlands - 2 - - 1
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2894 (51.30%) C++
2 1796 (31.84%) Software Engineering
3 1661 (29.45%) Linux
4 1651 (29.27%) Degree
5 1534 (27.19%) Java
6 1203 (21.33%) Windows
7 1155 (20.48%) C#
8 1078 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
9 1077 (19.09%) Finance
10 1019 (18.06%) Python
11 965 (17.11%) SQL
12 917 (16.26%) Computer Science
13 867 (15.37%) .NET
14 774 (13.72%) Security Cleared
15 770 (13.65%) UNIX
16 729 (12.92%) HTML
17 690 (12.23%) Microsoft
18 682 (12.09%) JavaScript
19 621 (11.01%) SQL Server
20 617 (10.94%) OO
21 597 (10.58%) Oracle
22 523 (9.27%) Project Management
23 498 (8.83%) Mathematics
24 491 (8.70%) Electronics
25 488 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
26 485 (8.60%) Perl
27 478 (8.47%) SC Cleared
28 471 (8.35%) Embedded C
29 433 (7.68%) Banking
30 421 (7.46%) CSS

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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
1 110 (1.95%) IIS
2 108 (1.91%) SharePoint
3 97 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 90 (1.60%) Node.js
5 83 (1.47%) WebSphere
6 81 (1.44%) Apache
7 73 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 69 (1.22%) SAS
9 54 (0.96%) WebLogic
10 48 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 47 (0.83%) CMS
12 43 (0.76%) Apache Pig
13 40 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
14 37 (0.66%) Apache Spark
15 34 (0.60%) JBoss
16 32 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
17 31 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
18 30 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
19 27 (0.48%) OpenStack
20 25 (0.44%) MQSeries
Applications
1 389 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 217 (3.85%) MS Office
3 67 (1.19%) MS Project
4 61 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 50 (0.89%) Simulink
6 41 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 29 (0.51%) Photoshop
8 27 (0.48%) TargetLink
9 22 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
10 19 (0.34%) SPSS
11 14 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
12 13 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
13 9 (0.16%) Fireworks
14 7 (0.12%) GNU Octave
15 6 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 6 (0.11%) Maya
15 6 (0.11%) 3ds Max
15 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 6 (0.11%) PTC Creo
16 5 (0.089%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 45 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 39 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 28 (0.50%) SAP SCM
3 28 (0.50%) SAP R/3
3 28 (0.50%) SAP APO
4 27 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 16 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.21%) RMDS
8 10 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 10 (0.18%) LabWindows
8 10 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
9 9 (0.16%) Sophis RISQUE
9 9 (0.16%) Markit EDM
9 9 (0.16%) Advent Geneva
10 8 (0.14%) Beauchamp
10 8 (0.14%) PORTIA
10 8 (0.14%) thinkFolio
10 8 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
10 8 (0.14%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
Cloud Services
1 154 (2.73%) SaaS
2 151 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 84 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 67 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (0.46%) Office 365
6 25 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 23 (0.41%) IaaS
8 22 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 15 (0.27%) PaaS
10 14 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
11 10 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.11%) GitHub
13 4 (0.071%) Route 53
13 4 (0.071%) Trello
13 4 (0.071%) IBM Blueworks
13 4 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.053%) Silverpop
14 3 (0.053%) Mimecast
15 1 (0.018%) Boomi
15 1 (0.018%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 358 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 163 (2.89%) Internet
2 163 (2.89%) Firewall
3 155 (2.75%) Wireless
4 134 (2.38%) HTTP
5 121 (2.15%) Ethernet
6 107 (1.90%) WAN
7 95 (1.68%) LAN
8 90 (1.60%) DNS
9 84 (1.49%) SAN
10 74 (1.31%) VPN
11 61 (1.08%) VoIP
12 55 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
13 51 (0.90%) Bluetooth
14 41 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
15 40 (0.71%) DHCP
16 39 (0.69%) FTP
17 37 (0.66%) ZigBee
18 36 (0.64%) Network Security
19 35 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 621 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 306 (5.42%) MySQL
3 254 (4.50%) Relational Database
4 171 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 152 (2.69%) Big Data
6 125 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 113 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
8 102 (1.81%) MongoDB
9 95 (1.68%) Hadoop
10 65 (1.15%) NoSQL
11 56 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
12 53 (0.94%) Apache Hive
13 47 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
14 46 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 44 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
15 44 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 42 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
17 38 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 38 (0.67%) Data Mining
17 38 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 242 (4.29%) Git (software)
2 189 (3.35%) Subversion
3 177 (3.14%) Visual Studio
4 116 (2.06%) JIRA
5 111 (1.97%) Jenkins
6 103 (1.83%) Eclipse
7 98 (1.74%) Maven
8 77 (1.37%) Selenium
9 70 (1.24%) Rational DOORS
10 65 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 62 (1.10%) JUnit
12 49 (0.87%) LoadRunner
12 49 (0.87%) LabVIEW
13 46 (0.82%) Ant
14 40 (0.71%) Cucumber
14 40 (0.71%) ProC
15 39 (0.69%) TeamCity
15 39 (0.69%) WebDriver
16 36 (0.64%) NUnit
17 33 (0.59%) Xcode
General
1 1077 (19.09%) Finance
2 491 (8.70%) Electronics
3 433 (7.68%) Banking
4 282 (5.00%) Retail
5 240 (4.25%) Telecoms
6 223 (3.95%) Automotive
7 198 (3.51%) Manufacturing
8 189 (3.35%) Marketing
9 121 (2.15%) Military
10 112 (1.99%) Games
11 100 (1.77%) Aerospace
12 82 (1.45%) Financial Institution
13 76 (1.35%) Investment Banking
14 59 (1.05%) Legal
15 51 (0.90%) Publishing
16 45 (0.80%) Advertising
17 42 (0.74%) Front Office
17 42 (0.74%) Back Office
18 29 (0.51%) Multimedia
19 26 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1533 (27.18%) Developer
2 1289 (22.85%) Software Engineer
3 415 (7.36%) Software Developer
4 362 (6.42%) Analyst
5 353 (6.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 310 (5.50%) C++ Developer
7 299 (5.30%) Consultant
8 266 (4.72%) Architect
9 221 (3.92%) Graduate
10 215 (3.81%) Senior Software Engineer
11 203 (3.60%) Senior Developer
12 177 (3.14%) Support Engineer
13 157 (2.78%) Programmer
14 153 (2.71%) Java Developer
15 142 (2.52%) C# Developer
16 136 (2.41%) Systems Engineer
17 132 (2.34%) Project Manager
18 121 (2.15%) C++ Software Engineer
19 120 (2.13%) Team Leader
20 117 (2.07%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 867 (15.37%) .NET
2 729 (12.92%) HTML
3 421 (7.46%) CSS
4 403 (7.14%) XML
5 274 (4.86%) Web Services
6 238 (4.22%) ASP.NET
7 230 (4.08%) HTML5
8 221 (3.92%) jQuery
9 209 (3.71%) Spring
10 205 (3.63%) J2EE
11 152 (2.69%) REST
12 146 (2.59%) Hibernate
13 130 (2.30%) CSS3
14 119 (2.11%) STL
15 116 (2.06%) SOAP
16 112 (1.99%) Middleware
17 106 (1.88%) Ajax
18 103 (1.83%) .NET Framework
19 102 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
20 101 (1.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 917 (16.26%) Computer Science
2 498 (8.83%) Mathematics
3 488 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 336 (5.96%) Algorithms
5 237 (4.20%) Embedded Systems
6 223 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 202 (3.58%) Physics
8 153 (2.71%) Mobile App
9 139 (2.46%) Data Structures
10 117 (2.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 112 (1.99%) Device Driver
11 112 (1.99%) Data Centre
12 110 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
13 93 (1.65%) Visualisation
14 91 (1.61%) User Experience
15 81 (1.44%) VHDL
16 77 (1.37%) GIS
17 75 (1.33%) Blackberry
18 68 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 65 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1661 (29.45%) Linux
2 1203 (21.33%) Windows
3 770 (13.65%) UNIX
4 294 (5.21%) Android
5 238 (4.22%) Apple iOS
6 141 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 117 (2.07%) Embedded Linux
7 117 (2.07%) Windows 7
8 101 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 93 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 73 (1.29%) Mac OS X
11 54 (0.96%) Solaris
12 48 (0.85%) Ubuntu
13 44 (0.78%) CentOS
14 43 (0.76%) Windows XP
15 39 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 37 (0.66%) Windows 8
17 35 (0.62%) VxWorks
18 27 (0.48%) Debian
18 27 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1796 (31.84%) Software Engineering
2 1078 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
3 617 (10.94%) OO
4 523 (9.27%) Project Management
5 385 (6.83%) SDLC
6 349 (6.19%) Scrum
7 340 (6.03%) ITIL
8 323 (5.73%) UML
9 320 (5.67%) OOD
10 304 (5.39%) Multithreading
11 303 (5.37%) Mentoring
12 281 (4.98%) TDD
13 235 (4.17%) MVC
14 227 (4.02%) Information Security
15 223 (3.95%) Analytics
16 201 (3.56%) Validation
17 190 (3.37%) DevOps
18 182 (3.23%) Configuration Management
19 179 (3.17%) Time Management
20 172 (3.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2894 (51.30%) C++
2 1534 (27.19%) Java
3 1155 (20.48%) C#
4 1019 (18.06%) Python
5 965 (17.11%) SQL
6 682 (12.09%) JavaScript
7 485 (8.60%) Perl
8 471 (8.35%) Embedded C
9 397 (7.04%) PHP
10 317 (5.62%) Embedded C++
11 235 (4.17%) Ruby
12 224 (3.97%) Bash Shell
13 208 (3.69%) VB
14 176 (3.12%) Assembly Language
15 169 (3.00%) Shell Script
16 158 (2.80%) MATLAB
17 135 (2.39%) Objective-C
18 125 (2.22%) PL/SQL
19 85 (1.51%) VB.NET
20 79 (1.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1651 (29.27%) Degree
2 774 (13.72%) Security Cleared
3 478 (8.47%) SC Cleared
4 340 (6.03%) DV Cleared
5 120 (2.13%) PhD
6 107 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 100 (1.77%) ISEB
8 73 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
9 60 (1.06%) ISTQB
10 58 (1.03%) MCSE
11 54 (0.96%) CCNA
12 45 (0.80%) CISSP
12 45 (0.80%) MCP
13 40 (0.71%) PMI Certification
14 38 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
15 30 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
16 27 (0.48%) PMP
16 27 (0.48%) OCP
16 27 (0.48%) HND
17 26 (0.46%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (4.98%) QA
2 96 (1.70%) SLA
3 94 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 44 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 36 (0.64%) JTAG
7 35 (0.62%) JSP 440
8 21 (0.37%) COBIT
9 20 (0.35%) PCI DSS
9 20 (0.35%) ISO 9000
10 19 (0.34%) DO-178B
11 17 (0.30%) IEC 61508
12 16 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
13 14 (0.25%) EMIR
14 12 (0.21%) Data Quality
15 9 (0.16%) Solvency II
16 4 (0.071%) TickIT
16 4 (0.071%) PMBOK
17 3 (0.053%) HL7
17 3 (0.053%) DICOM
System Software
1 370 (6.56%) Firmware
2 258 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 227 (4.02%) Active Directory
4 98 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 47 (0.83%) vSphere
6 34 (0.60%) VMware ESX
7 32 (0.57%) HDFS
8 30 (0.53%) NFS
8 30 (0.53%) Terminal Services
9 27 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
10 21 (0.37%) Docker
11 20 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (0.34%) Varnish
12 19 (0.34%) Xen
13 17 (0.30%) XenApp
14 16 (0.28%) KVM
15 15 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
16 14 (0.25%) Apache Flume
17 12 (0.21%) VirtualBox
18 8 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (0.80%) Puppet
2 39 (0.69%) Legato
3 35 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 26 (0.46%) SCCM
6 23 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 21 (0.37%) Data Guard
8 20 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
8 20 (0.35%) Tivoli
9 19 (0.34%) NetBackup
10 17 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 15 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
11 15 (0.27%) SELinux
12 13 (0.23%) Hyperic
13 12 (0.21%) Nagios
14 11 (0.20%) Salt
14 11 (0.20%) SCOM
15 10 (0.18%) Nessus
16 9 (0.16%) Backup Exec
17 8 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 690 (12.23%) Microsoft
2 597 (10.58%) Oracle
3 310 (5.50%) VMware
4 189 (3.35%) Cisco
5 188 (3.33%) EMC
6 134 (2.38%) HP
7 128 (2.27%) SAP
8 118 (2.09%) IBM
9 111 (1.97%) NetApp
10 89 (1.58%) Citrix
11 71 (1.26%) Red Hat
12 49 (0.87%) Remedy
12 49 (0.87%) Perforce
13 40 (0.71%) Adobe
13 40 (0.71%) Symantec
14 39 (0.69%) Informatica
15 38 (0.67%) Fujitsu
16 37 (0.66%) Google
17 35 (0.62%) Dell
18 30 (0.53%) Sybase
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
BPR Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Good Bonus & Private Medical (BUPA)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £135000 - £165000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus a great benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago