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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 108 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -11
Permanent jobs citing C 2765 3215 3729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.67% 3.20% 3.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.29% 5.96% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2178 2627 3073
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 £30,000 £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
52267 53946 59240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.46% 53.64% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 45150 45942 52721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -17 917 £60,000 +9.09% 116
South East -9 723 £42,500 -3.40% 126
East of England -3 476 £42,500 +6.25% 95
South West -18 236 £40,000 +6.66% 58
North West -62 116 £40,000 -8.04% 37
East Midlands +7 105 £37,500 +4.16% 39
Yorkshire -25 90 £40,000 +6.66% 24
West Midlands -44 82 £37,500 +5.63% 37
North East -18 18 £25,750 -26.42% 5
Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2894 (50.23%) C++
2 1834 (31.83%) Degree
3 1770 (30.72%) Software Engineering
4 1672 (29.02%) Java
5 1586 (27.53%) Linux
6 1272 (22.08%) C#
7 1189 (20.64%) Finance
8 1064 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
9 1048 (18.19%) Python
10 1033 (17.93%) Windows
11 939 (16.30%) SQL
12 903 (15.67%) Computer Science
13 796 (13.81%) UNIX
14 751 (13.03%) OO
15 738 (12.81%) JavaScript
16 729 (12.65%) .NET
17 687 (11.92%) Microsoft
18 631 (10.95%) Mathematics
19 621 (10.78%) HTML
20 596 (10.34%) Security Cleared
21 525 (9.11%) Oracle
22 503 (8.73%) SQL Server
23 482 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
24 476 (8.26%) XML
25 472 (8.19%) MS Excel
25 472 (8.19%) Project Management
26 458 (7.95%) Multithreading
27 451 (7.83%) Perl
28 407 (7.06%) Algorithms
29 395 (6.86%) Electronics

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 133 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 89 (1.54%) IIS
3 88 (1.53%) MS Exchange
4 80 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 75 (1.30%) WebSphere
6 68 (1.18%) Apache
7 57 (0.99%) Node.js
8 56 (0.97%) SAS
8 56 (0.97%) WebLogic
9 44 (0.76%) CMS
10 43 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 43 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 40 (0.69%) MQSeries
12 38 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
13 33 (0.57%) JBoss
14 31 (0.54%) OpenStack
15 29 (0.50%) Confluence
16 26 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
16 26 (0.45%) GlassFish
17 22 (0.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 472 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 282 (4.89%) MS Office
3 60 (1.04%) MS Project
4 58 (1.01%) Simulink
5 51 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 32 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 27 (0.47%) TargetLink
8 24 (0.42%) Photoshop
9 20 (0.35%) SPSS
10 17 (0.30%) Stateflow
11 11 (0.19%) Maya
11 11 (0.19%) 3ds Max
11 11 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
12 10 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 9 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
14 8 (0.14%) Doxygen
15 7 (0.12%) CINEMA 4D
16 6 (0.10%) AutoCAD
17 5 (0.087%) InfoPath
17 5 (0.087%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 81 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 54 (0.94%) SAP R/3
3 51 (0.89%) SAP SCM
4 50 (0.87%) SAP APO
5 30 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
6 27 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 27 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
7 17 (0.30%) Magento
8 13 (0.23%) SAP BPC
8 13 (0.23%) Google Analytics
9 11 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
10 9 (0.16%) Agresso
11 8 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
12 7 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 7 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
12 7 (0.12%) Markit EDM
13 6 (0.10%) LabWindows
14 5 (0.087%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 96 (1.67%) SaaS
2 56 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 46 (0.80%) Office 365
5 32 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (0.30%) PaaS
7 15 (0.26%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.21%) IaaS
8 12 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
9 11 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.10%) Route 53
11 4 (0.069%) GitHub
11 4 (0.069%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.052%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.035%) Force.com
13 2 (0.035%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.035%) Jelastic
14 1 (0.017%) IBM SmartCloud
14 1 (0.017%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.017%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 351 (6.09%) TCP/IP
2 243 (4.22%) Internet
3 165 (2.86%) Wireless
4 163 (2.83%) Firewall
5 154 (2.67%) Ethernet
6 143 (2.48%) HTTP
7 108 (1.87%) LAN
8 106 (1.84%) WAN
9 101 (1.75%) DNS
10 75 (1.30%) VPN
11 69 (1.20%) VoIP
12 68 (1.18%) SAN
13 55 (0.95%) GSM
14 52 (0.90%) ADSL
15 50 (0.87%) DHCP
16 47 (0.82%) Network Security
17 45 (0.78%) VLAN
17 45 (0.78%) SSL
18 42 (0.73%) Intranet
18 42 (0.73%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 503 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 260 (4.51%) MySQL
3 153 (2.66%) Relational Database
4 114 (1.98%) Big Data
5 91 (1.58%) Hadoop
6 90 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 84 (1.46%) Oracle Database
8 62 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
9 61 (1.06%) MongoDB
9 61 (1.06%) NoSQL
10 58 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 57 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 49 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
12 49 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 43 (0.75%) QlikView
14 40 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 38 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
16 34 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
17 33 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
18 32 (0.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 246 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 230 (3.99%) Subversion
3 216 (3.75%) Visual Studio
4 103 (1.79%) JIRA
5 96 (1.67%) Maven
6 89 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 84 (1.46%) Jenkins
8 70 (1.21%) JUnit
9 64 (1.11%) ClearCase
10 59 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
11 58 (1.01%) Ant
12 54 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
13 45 (0.78%) Selenium
13 45 (0.78%) LabVIEW
14 37 (0.64%) ProC
15 35 (0.61%) Bugzilla
15 35 (0.61%) NUnit
16 31 (0.54%) Mercurial
17 29 (0.50%) Hudson
18 28 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 1189 (20.64%) Finance
2 395 (6.86%) Electronics
3 361 (6.27%) Banking
4 342 (5.94%) Telecoms
5 228 (3.96%) Retail
6 197 (3.42%) Marketing
7 169 (2.93%) Manufacturing
8 165 (2.86%) Automotive
9 157 (2.72%) Aerospace
10 105 (1.82%) Financial Institution
11 100 (1.74%) Games
12 93 (1.61%) Investment Banking
13 85 (1.48%) Advertising
14 76 (1.32%) Military
15 63 (1.09%) Front Office
16 59 (1.02%) Legal
17 50 (0.87%) Multimedia
18 44 (0.76%) Back Office
19 43 (0.75%) Billing
20 32 (0.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 1853 (32.16%) Developer
2 1215 (21.09%) Software Engineer
3 454 (7.88%) C++ Developer
4 437 (7.58%) Software Developer
5 390 (6.77%) Analyst
6 354 (6.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 337 (5.85%) Consultant
8 284 (4.93%) Java Developer
9 280 (4.86%) Senior Developer
10 223 (3.87%) Senior Software Engineer
11 209 (3.63%) Architect
12 182 (3.16%) Graduate
13 177 (3.07%) C Developer
14 145 (2.52%) Junior
15 143 (2.48%) Web Developer
16 139 (2.41%) Programmer
17 137 (2.38%) Project Manager
18 136 (2.36%) Support Engineer
18 136 (2.36%) C# Developer
19 110 (1.91%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 729 (12.65%) .NET
2 621 (10.78%) HTML
3 476 (8.26%) XML
4 374 (6.49%) CSS
5 359 (6.23%) Web Services
6 231 (4.01%) ASP.NET
7 212 (3.68%) J2EE
8 191 (3.31%) jQuery
9 169 (2.93%) HTML5
10 159 (2.76%) Spring
11 132 (2.29%) SOAP
12 128 (2.22%) STL
13 126 (2.19%) RESTful
14 122 (2.12%) .NET Framework
15 107 (1.86%) REST
16 106 (1.84%) JSP
16 106 (1.84%) Middleware
17 91 (1.58%) WCF
18 83 (1.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 78 (1.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 903 (15.67%) Computer Science
2 631 (10.95%) Mathematics
3 482 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
4 407 (7.06%) Algorithms
5 319 (5.54%) Embedded Systems
6 206 (3.58%) Physics
7 191 (3.31%) Open Source
8 186 (3.23%) Management Information System
9 144 (2.50%) Device Driver
9 144 (2.50%) User Experience
10 140 (2.43%) Mobile App
11 116 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
12 112 (1.94%) Data Structures
13 89 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 81 (1.41%) iPad
15 79 (1.37%) Visualisation
16 77 (1.34%) Client/Server
17 75 (1.30%) iPhone
18 71 (1.23%) Blackberry
19 69 (1.20%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1586 (27.53%) Linux
2 1033 (17.93%) Windows
3 796 (13.81%) UNIX
4 346 (6.00%) Android
5 276 (4.79%) Apple iOS
6 147 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 146 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
8 105 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 94 (1.63%) Solaris
10 93 (1.61%) Mac OS X
11 73 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 64 (1.11%) AIX
13 57 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 53 (0.92%) HPUX
15 50 (0.87%) Windows Phone
16 45 (0.78%) Windows 7
17 34 (0.59%) Windows XP
18 33 (0.57%) Debian
19 30 (0.52%) Mac OS
19 30 (0.52%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1770 (30.72%) Software Engineering
2 1064 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
3 751 (13.03%) OO
4 472 (8.19%) Project Management
5 458 (7.95%) Multithreading
6 353 (6.13%) Scrum
7 333 (5.78%) ITIL
8 318 (5.52%) Mentoring
9 303 (5.26%) OOD
10 278 (4.82%) UML
11 259 (4.49%) TDD
12 220 (3.82%) OOP
13 209 (3.63%) Analytics
14 184 (3.19%) Configuration Management
15 179 (3.11%) E-Commerce
15 179 (3.11%) Validation
16 173 (3.00%) MVC
17 171 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
18 170 (2.95%) Business Intelligence
19 162 (2.81%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2894 (50.23%) C++
2 1672 (29.02%) Java
3 1272 (22.08%) C#
4 1048 (18.19%) Python
5 939 (16.30%) SQL
6 738 (12.81%) JavaScript
7 451 (7.83%) Perl
8 386 (6.70%) Embedded C
9 334 (5.80%) PHP
10 227 (3.94%) Embedded C++
11 208 (3.61%) Ruby
12 199 (3.45%) Shell Script
13 198 (3.44%) Assembly Language
14 186 (3.23%) Bash Shell
15 155 (2.69%) MATLAB
16 152 (2.64%) Objective-C
17 145 (2.52%) VB
18 117 (2.03%) PL/SQL
19 91 (1.58%) PowerShell
20 82 (1.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1834 (31.83%) Degree
2 596 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 371 (6.44%) SC Cleared
4 221 (3.84%) DV Cleared
5 156 (2.71%) PhD
6 87 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 77 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
8 64 (1.11%) CISSP
9 58 (1.01%) HND
10 57 (0.99%) CCNA
10 57 (0.99%) PMI Certification
11 52 (0.90%) MCP
12 44 (0.76%) ISEB
13 42 (0.73%) MCSE
14 33 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 29 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 29 (0.50%) ISTQB
16 28 (0.49%) HNC
17 26 (0.45%) ECDL
18 25 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (3.63%) QA
2 123 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 121 (2.10%) SLA
4 42 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 37 (0.64%) JTAG
6 34 (0.59%) JSP 440
7 29 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 24 (0.42%) DO-178B
9 22 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
10 18 (0.31%) EMIR
10 18 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 16 (0.28%) ISO 9000
12 12 (0.21%) IEC 61508
13 9 (0.16%) Solvency II
14 8 (0.14%) Basel II
14 8 (0.14%) COBIT
15 6 (0.10%) Data Quality
16 4 (0.069%) CRD IV
16 4 (0.069%) Basel III
16 4 (0.069%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 237 (4.11%) Firmware
2 181 (3.14%) Active Directory
3 180 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 67 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 37 (0.64%) vSphere
6 24 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 22 (0.38%) NFS
8 18 (0.31%) Xen
8 18 (0.31%) HDFS
9 17 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
10 14 (0.24%) VirtualBox
11 13 (0.23%) VMware ESX
12 11 (0.19%) Samba
12 11 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (0.17%) XenServer
13 10 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
14 9 (0.16%) XenApp
15 8 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
16 6 (0.10%) KVM
17 5 (0.087%) Docker
Systems Management
1 76 (1.32%) Puppet
2 69 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (0.66%) Nagios
4 25 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (0.35%) SCCM
5 20 (0.35%) Tivoli
6 17 (0.30%) Ansible
7 16 (0.28%) SCOM
8 14 (0.24%) SELinux
9 13 (0.23%) OpenView
9 13 (0.23%) Control-M
10 11 (0.19%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.17%) Data Guard
12 9 (0.16%) WSUS
12 9 (0.16%) Vagrant
13 8 (0.14%) SCOrch
13 8 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
13 8 (0.14%) Graphite
14 7 (0.12%) Salt
14 7 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 687 (11.92%) Microsoft
2 525 (9.11%) Oracle
3 216 (3.75%) VMware
4 153 (2.66%) SAP
5 141 (2.45%) HP
6 126 (2.19%) Cisco
7 122 (2.12%) IBM
8 85 (1.48%) EMC
9 76 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 65 (1.13%) Citrix
11 56 (0.97%) Business Objects
12 51 (0.89%) Google
13 50 (0.87%) Dell
14 48 (0.83%) BMC
15 46 (0.80%) NetApp
15 46 (0.80%) Remedy
16 40 (0.69%) Apple
16 40 (0.69%) Adobe
17 34 (0.59%) Cognos
17 34 (0.59%) TIBCO
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + c.20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + c.20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: Yesterday
Kendal, Cumbria
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MPS
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Attractive salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday