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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 96 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 2966 3528 3600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.88% 3.15% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 5.96% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2894 2789
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
53118 59214 55423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.54% 52.94% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45540 50491 48197
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 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 5 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 -9 1037 £55,750 -3.04% 191
South East -35 629 £42,500 -0.58% 163
East of England +9 430 £44,000 +10.00% 110
South West +1 366 £38,500 +2.66% 56
North West -12 134 £43,500 +24.28% 50
West Midlands -16 129 £36,500 -2.66% 44
East Midlands -14 87 £37,500 +8.69% 30
Yorkshire -43 86 £36,000 -1.36% 25
North East -19 29 £35,000 - 15
Midlands +9 4 £70,000 - 1
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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 2770 (50.09%) C++
2 1750 (31.65%) Software Engineering
3 1627 (29.42%) Linux
4 1600 (28.93%) Degree
5 1449 (26.20%) Java
6 1151 (20.81%) Windows
7 1076 (19.46%) C#
8 1033 (18.68%) Finance
9 1031 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
10 972 (17.58%) Python
11 887 (16.04%) SQL
12 882 (15.95%) Computer Science
13 802 (14.50%) .NET
14 756 (13.67%) UNIX
15 753 (13.62%) Security Cleared
16 685 (12.39%) HTML
17 666 (12.04%) Microsoft
18 662 (11.97%) JavaScript
19 612 (11.07%) OO
20 572 (10.34%) SQL Server
21 555 (10.04%) Oracle
22 506 (9.15%) Project Management
23 487 (8.81%) Mathematics
24 483 (8.73%) Perl
25 482 (8.72%) SC Cleared
26 481 (8.70%) Electronics
27 467 (8.44%) Embedded C
28 451 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
29 431 (7.79%) Banking
30 396 (7.16%) XML

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 117 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 102 (1.84%) MS Exchange
3 99 (1.79%) IIS
4 80 (1.45%) Node.js
5 77 (1.39%) WebSphere
6 72 (1.30%) SAS
7 70 (1.27%) Apache
8 66 (1.19%) Tomcat
9 55 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
10 52 (0.94%) WebLogic
11 46 (0.83%) CMS
12 43 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
13 42 (0.76%) Apache Pig
14 36 (0.65%) Apache Spark
15 34 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
16 32 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
17 28 (0.51%) OpenStack
18 25 (0.45%) JBoss
19 24 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
19 24 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 372 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 201 (3.63%) MS Office
3 63 (1.14%) MS Project
4 51 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 49 (0.89%) Simulink
6 42 (0.76%) MS Visio
7 24 (0.43%) TargetLink
8 23 (0.42%) SPSS
9 22 (0.40%) Photoshop
10 21 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
11 16 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
12 13 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
13 8 (0.14%) GNU Octave
14 7 (0.13%) Maya
14 7 (0.13%) 3ds Max
15 6 (0.11%) Fireworks
15 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 5 (0.090%) PowerPivot
17 4 (0.072%) Windchill
17 4 (0.072%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 48 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 43 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 31 (0.56%) SAP SCM
3 31 (0.56%) SAP APO
3 31 (0.56%) SAP R/3
4 27 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 21 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.22%) LabWindows
8 9 (0.16%) HiPortfolio
9 8 (0.14%) Summit
9 8 (0.14%) ION MarketView
9 8 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
9 8 (0.14%) Markit EDM
10 7 (0.13%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 7 (0.13%) Advent Moxy
10 7 (0.13%) thinkFolio
10 7 (0.13%) Advent Geneva
10 7 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
10 7 (0.13%) Beauchamp
Cloud Services
1 154 (2.78%) SaaS
2 128 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 26 (0.47%) Office 365
6 20 (0.36%) IaaS
7 19 (0.34%) Google Analytics
8 14 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
9 13 (0.24%) PaaS
10 10 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
12 7 (0.13%) Mimecast
13 4 (0.072%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.072%) Trello
13 4 (0.072%) Route 53
13 4 (0.072%) GitHub
14 3 (0.054%) Adobe Analytics
14 3 (0.054%) Silverpop
15 1 (0.018%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 374 (6.76%) TCP/IP
2 177 (3.20%) Internet
3 172 (3.11%) Firewall
3 172 (3.11%) Wireless
4 133 (2.41%) HTTP
5 126 (2.28%) Ethernet
6 111 (2.01%) WAN
7 102 (1.84%) LAN
7 102 (1.84%) DNS
8 86 (1.56%) SAN
9 70 (1.27%) VPN
10 62 (1.12%) VoIP
11 57 (1.03%) Bluetooth
12 53 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
13 45 (0.81%) DHCP
14 42 (0.76%) ZigBee
15 41 (0.74%) GSM
16 40 (0.72%) Intranet
16 40 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
17 37 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 572 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 286 (5.17%) MySQL
3 201 (3.63%) Relational Database
4 166 (3.00%) Big Data
5 134 (2.42%) RDBMS
6 114 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
7 111 (2.01%) Oracle Database
8 99 (1.79%) Hadoop
9 87 (1.57%) MongoDB
10 57 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
11 56 (1.01%) NoSQL
11 56 (1.01%) Apache Hive
12 48 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 45 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
14 44 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 42 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
16 38 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
17 37 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
18 36 (0.65%) Data Mining
19 35 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 252 (4.56%) Git (software)
2 187 (3.38%) Subversion
3 174 (3.15%) Visual Studio
4 111 (2.01%) Jenkins
5 107 (1.93%) JIRA
6 104 (1.88%) Eclipse
7 101 (1.83%) Maven
8 70 (1.27%) Selenium
9 67 (1.21%) JUnit
9 67 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
10 63 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 51 (0.92%) Ant
12 48 (0.87%) LoadRunner
12 48 (0.87%) LabVIEW
13 41 (0.74%) ProC
14 40 (0.72%) WebDriver
15 38 (0.69%) Cucumber
16 37 (0.67%) NUnit
17 30 (0.54%) TeamCity
18 29 (0.52%) Xcode
General
1 1033 (18.68%) Finance
2 481 (8.70%) Electronics
3 431 (7.79%) Banking
4 245 (4.43%) Retail
5 242 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 211 (3.82%) Automotive
7 180 (3.25%) Marketing
8 173 (3.13%) Manufacturing
9 114 (2.06%) Military
10 110 (1.99%) Aerospace
11 101 (1.83%) Games
12 93 (1.68%) Investment Banking
13 89 (1.61%) Financial Institution
14 62 (1.12%) Legal
15 49 (0.89%) Advertising
16 45 (0.81%) Front Office
17 35 (0.63%) Back Office
18 31 (0.56%) Multimedia
19 28 (0.51%) Billing
20 27 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1495 (27.03%) Developer
2 1283 (23.20%) Software Engineer
3 416 (7.52%) Software Developer
4 389 (7.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 353 (6.38%) Analyst
6 317 (5.73%) C++ Developer
7 298 (5.39%) Consultant
8 247 (4.47%) Architect
9 220 (3.98%) Senior Software Engineer
10 207 (3.74%) Senior Developer
11 190 (3.44%) Graduate
12 166 (3.00%) Java Developer
13 164 (2.97%) Support Engineer
14 151 (2.73%) Programmer
15 137 (2.48%) Systems Engineer
16 134 (2.42%) Project Manager
17 131 (2.37%) C# Developer
18 118 (2.13%) C++ Software Engineer
19 108 (1.95%) Junior
20 107 (1.93%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 802 (14.50%) .NET
2 685 (12.39%) HTML
3 396 (7.16%) XML
4 395 (7.14%) CSS
5 285 (5.15%) Web Services
6 217 (3.92%) ASP.NET
7 215 (3.89%) jQuery
8 205 (3.71%) HTML5
9 192 (3.47%) J2EE
10 191 (3.45%) Spring
11 143 (2.59%) REST
12 130 (2.35%) Hibernate
13 123 (2.22%) STL
14 109 (1.97%) CSS3
15 108 (1.95%) SOAP
16 107 (1.93%) Ajax
17 100 (1.81%) .NET Framework
18 97 (1.75%) WCF
19 93 (1.68%) JSON
20 92 (1.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 882 (15.95%) Computer Science
2 487 (8.81%) Mathematics
3 451 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 325 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 252 (4.56%) Embedded Systems
6 220 (3.98%) Management Information System
7 196 (3.54%) Physics
8 141 (2.55%) Mobile App
9 137 (2.48%) Open Source
10 122 (2.21%) Data Structures
11 114 (2.06%) Device Driver
12 99 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 99 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
13 97 (1.75%) User Experience
14 92 (1.66%) Visualisation
15 76 (1.37%) VHDL
15 76 (1.37%) Blackberry
16 73 (1.32%) GIS
17 66 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 65 (1.18%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1627 (29.42%) Linux
2 1151 (20.81%) Windows
3 756 (13.67%) UNIX
4 286 (5.17%) Android
5 238 (4.30%) Apple iOS
6 148 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 112 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 111 (2.01%) Embedded Linux
8 111 (2.01%) Windows 7
9 90 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 70 (1.27%) Mac OS X
11 60 (1.08%) Solaris
12 46 (0.83%) Windows XP
13 42 (0.76%) Ubuntu
13 42 (0.76%) CentOS
14 39 (0.71%) VxWorks
15 36 (0.65%) Windows 8
16 31 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 29 (0.52%) AIX
18 27 (0.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1750 (31.65%) Software Engineering
2 1031 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 612 (11.07%) OO
4 506 (9.15%) Project Management
5 341 (6.17%) Multithreading
6 340 (6.15%) Scrum
7 324 (5.86%) OOD
8 320 (5.79%) ITIL
9 317 (5.73%) UML
10 275 (4.97%) Mentoring
11 253 (4.58%) TDD
12 221 (4.00%) Analytics
13 208 (3.76%) Information Security
14 201 (3.63%) MVC
15 196 (3.54%) Validation
16 172 (3.11%) DevOps
17 168 (3.04%) Stakeholder Management
18 166 (3.00%) OOP
19 165 (2.98%) Configuration Management
20 164 (2.97%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2770 (50.09%) C++
2 1449 (26.20%) Java
3 1076 (19.46%) C#
4 972 (17.58%) Python
5 887 (16.04%) SQL
6 662 (11.97%) JavaScript
7 483 (8.73%) Perl
8 467 (8.44%) Embedded C
9 360 (6.51%) PHP
10 313 (5.66%) Embedded C++
11 216 (3.91%) Ruby
11 216 (3.91%) Bash Shell
12 195 (3.53%) VB
13 175 (3.16%) Assembly Language
14 168 (3.04%) Shell Script
15 159 (2.88%) MATLAB
16 129 (2.33%) Objective-C
17 114 (2.06%) PL/SQL
18 78 (1.41%) Scala
19 77 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1600 (28.93%) Degree
2 753 (13.62%) Security Cleared
3 482 (8.72%) SC Cleared
4 319 (5.77%) DV Cleared
5 131 (2.37%) PhD
6 110 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 95 (1.72%) ISEB
8 80 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
9 63 (1.14%) CCNA
10 62 (1.12%) MCSE
11 55 (0.99%) ISTQB
12 48 (0.87%) MCP
13 46 (0.83%) CISSP
14 43 (0.78%) PMI Certification
15 36 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
16 30 (0.54%) PMP
17 27 (0.49%) HND
18 25 (0.45%) MCITP
19 24 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 24 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 254 (4.59%) QA
2 104 (1.88%) ISO 9001
3 98 (1.77%) SLA
4 45 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 44 (0.80%) JTAG
6 40 (0.72%) JSP 440
7 37 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 26 (0.47%) PCI DSS
9 18 (0.33%) COBIT
9 18 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
10 17 (0.31%) IEC 61508
10 17 (0.31%) ISO 9000
11 16 (0.29%) EMIR
12 15 (0.27%) DO-178B
13 10 (0.18%) Data Quality
14 7 (0.13%) Solvency II
15 5 (0.090%) TickIT
16 3 (0.054%) HL7
16 3 (0.054%) DICOM
16 3 (0.054%) COSO
System Software
1 344 (6.22%) Firmware
2 252 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 234 (4.23%) Active Directory
4 94 (1.70%) Hyper-V
5 55 (0.99%) vSphere
6 33 (0.60%) HDFS
7 31 (0.56%) NFS
7 31 (0.56%) VMware ESX
8 24 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 21 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
9 21 (0.38%) Docker
10 19 (0.34%) Varnish
11 17 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (0.27%) VirtualBox
12 15 (0.27%) KVM
12 15 (0.27%) Xen
13 14 (0.25%) Apache Flume
14 12 (0.22%) XenApp
15 10 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 52 (0.94%) Puppet
2 41 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (0.60%) Legato
4 31 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 25 (0.45%) SCCM
6 19 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 19 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 18 (0.33%) Data Guard
8 17 (0.31%) NetBackup
8 17 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (0.29%) Nagios
10 15 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 15 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
10 15 (0.27%) SELinux
11 13 (0.24%) Hyperic
12 12 (0.22%) SCOM
13 11 (0.20%) Salt
14 10 (0.18%) WSUS
14 10 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
15 9 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 666 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 555 (10.04%) Oracle
3 308 (5.57%) VMware
4 186 (3.36%) Cisco
5 181 (3.27%) EMC
6 138 (2.50%) HP
7 130 (2.35%) SAP
8 112 (2.03%) IBM
9 109 (1.97%) NetApp
10 100 (1.81%) Citrix
11 69 (1.25%) Red Hat
12 55 (0.99%) Remedy
13 47 (0.85%) Perforce
14 45 (0.81%) Symantec
15 41 (0.74%) Informatica
16 39 (0.71%) Dell
17 36 (0.65%) Adobe
18 35 (0.63%) Google
19 32 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
20 31 (0.56%) BMC
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