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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 94 96 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing C 3053 3078 3291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.99% 2.87% 3.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 5.61% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2393 2536
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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
52701 54876 52652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.55% 51.22% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45466 46455 45635
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 1124 £60,000 +9.09% 194
South East -6 657 £45,000 +5.88% 140
South West +15 363 £40,000 +14.28% 79
East of England -5 353 £42,500 +6.25% 134
North West +4 148 £38,000 -5.00% 58
Yorkshire +31 120 £37,500 -6.25% 22
East Midlands 0 111 £35,000 -12.50% 32
West Midlands -14 109 £35,000 -6.66% 51
North East -27 23 £37,500 +36.36% 21
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2924 (48.58%) C++
2 1825 (30.32%) Software Engineering
3 1738 (28.88%) Linux
4 1686 (28.01%) Java
5 1642 (27.28%) Degree
6 1261 (20.95%) Windows
7 1241 (20.62%) Finance
8 1240 (20.60%) C#
9 1166 (19.37%) Agile Software Development
10 1102 (18.31%) Python
11 1084 (18.01%) SQL
12 865 (14.37%) Security Cleared
13 853 (14.17%) Computer Science
14 839 (13.94%) .NET
15 819 (13.61%) UNIX
16 730 (12.13%) Oracle
16 730 (12.13%) HTML
17 691 (11.48%) Microsoft
18 678 (11.26%) JavaScript
19 644 (10.70%) SQL Server
20 631 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
21 577 (9.59%) OO
22 548 (9.10%) Project Management
23 544 (9.04%) Perl
24 534 (8.87%) Mathematics
25 495 (8.22%) Banking
26 466 (7.74%) SDLC
27 438 (7.28%) Embedded C
28 437 (7.26%) SC Cleared
29 434 (7.21%) Electronics

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 125 (2.08%) Apache
2 120 (1.99%) IIS
3 103 (1.71%) Node.js
4 100 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 96 (1.59%) MS Exchange
6 82 (1.36%) Tomcat
7 80 (1.33%) WebSphere
8 74 (1.23%) SAS
9 64 (1.06%) WebLogic
10 63 (1.05%) CMS
11 53 (0.88%) Apache Pig
12 47 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 38 (0.63%) MQSeries
14 37 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
15 36 (0.60%) JBoss
16 32 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
17 28 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
18 23 (0.38%) Apache Spark
19 22 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
20 21 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 407 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 255 (4.24%) MS Office
3 100 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 78 (1.30%) MS Project
5 59 (0.98%) Simulink
6 50 (0.83%) MS Visio
7 34 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
8 33 (0.55%) TargetLink
9 27 (0.45%) Photoshop
10 9 (0.15%) Fireworks
10 9 (0.15%) InfoPath
11 8 (0.13%) AutoCAD
11 8 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
12 7 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
12 7 (0.12%) SPSS
12 7 (0.12%) Siemens NX
13 6 (0.100%) PTC Creo
13 6 (0.100%) Solid Edge
13 6 (0.100%) Revit
13 6 (0.100%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 38 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 25 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 22 (0.37%) SAP SCM
3 22 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (0.35%) SAP APO
4 21 (0.35%) SAP R/3
5 20 (0.33%) RMDS
6 17 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
7 16 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 16 (0.27%) Advent Geneva
7 16 (0.27%) HiPortfolio
8 15 (0.25%) Decalog
8 15 (0.25%) LongView
8 15 (0.25%) HiInvest
8 15 (0.25%) HiPerformance
8 15 (0.25%) LatentZero
8 15 (0.25%) Tesseract
8 15 (0.25%) Minerva
8 15 (0.25%) Sentinel
8 15 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 152 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (2.19%) SaaS
3 87 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 79 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (0.68%) Office 365
6 23 (0.38%) IaaS
7 16 (0.27%) Google Analytics
7 16 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
9 8 (0.13%) GitHub
9 8 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.13%) PaaS
10 6 (0.100%) Taleo
10 6 (0.100%) Responsys
11 5 (0.083%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.050%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.033%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 2 (0.033%) Trello
13 2 (0.033%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 369 (6.13%) TCP/IP
2 201 (3.34%) Firewall
3 168 (2.79%) Internet
4 156 (2.59%) Ethernet
5 135 (2.24%) Wireless
6 122 (2.03%) HTTP
7 118 (1.96%) SAN
8 108 (1.79%) WAN
9 89 (1.48%) VPN
10 81 (1.35%) LAN
11 79 (1.31%) DNS
12 65 (1.08%) VoIP
13 59 (0.98%) Network Security
14 53 (0.88%) Bluetooth
15 51 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
16 40 (0.66%) LDAP
17 39 (0.65%) DHCP
17 39 (0.65%) BGP
17 39 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
18 35 (0.58%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 644 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 356 (5.91%) MySQL
3 309 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 213 (3.54%) RDBMS
5 180 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 163 (2.71%) Big Data
7 154 (2.56%) MongoDB
8 124 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
9 104 (1.73%) Hadoop
10 78 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
11 63 (1.05%) NoSQL
12 60 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
13 57 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
14 55 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 49 (0.81%) Apache Hive
16 47 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
17 42 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 38 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
19 36 (0.60%) Data Mining
19 36 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 246 (4.09%) Git (software)
2 234 (3.89%) Subversion
3 201 (3.34%) Visual Studio
4 176 (2.92%) JIRA
5 132 (2.19%) Jenkins
6 103 (1.71%) Eclipse
7 93 (1.55%) Selenium
8 86 (1.43%) Maven
9 81 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 67 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
11 60 (1.00%) LabVIEW
12 51 (0.85%) ProC
13 49 (0.81%) JUnit
13 49 (0.81%) Cucumber
14 42 (0.70%) TeamCity
15 41 (0.68%) LoadRunner
16 39 (0.65%) WebDriver
17 36 (0.60%) Xcode
18 35 (0.58%) Ant
18 35 (0.58%) ClearCase
General
1 1241 (20.62%) Finance
2 495 (8.22%) Banking
3 434 (7.21%) Electronics
4 342 (5.68%) Telecoms
5 303 (5.03%) Retail
6 241 (4.00%) Manufacturing
7 218 (3.62%) Automotive
8 177 (2.94%) Marketing
9 112 (1.86%) Games
10 109 (1.81%) Military
11 83 (1.38%) Aerospace
12 76 (1.26%) Financial Institution
13 64 (1.06%) Investment Banking
14 61 (1.01%) Publishing
15 60 (1.00%) Legal
16 52 (0.86%) Back Office
17 49 (0.81%) Front Office
18 30 (0.50%) Law
19 27 (0.45%) Advertising
20 26 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1618 (26.88%) Developer
2 1244 (20.67%) Software Engineer
3 477 (7.92%) Analyst
4 373 (6.20%) Software Developer
5 338 (5.62%) C++ Developer
6 335 (5.57%) Consultant
7 294 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 289 (4.80%) Architect
9 234 (3.89%) Senior Developer
10 217 (3.61%) Graduate
11 193 (3.21%) Senior Software Engineer
12 172 (2.86%) Support Engineer
13 171 (2.84%) Java Developer
14 141 (2.34%) Programmer
15 140 (2.33%) Junior
16 133 (2.21%) Project Manager
17 131 (2.18%) C Developer
18 130 (2.16%) C# Developer
19 129 (2.14%) Team Leader
20 128 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 839 (13.94%) .NET
2 730 (12.13%) HTML
3 428 (7.11%) CSS
4 378 (6.28%) XML
5 257 (4.27%) Web Services
6 251 (4.17%) HTML5
7 233 (3.87%) ASP.NET
8 226 (3.75%) Spring
9 220 (3.66%) J2EE
10 204 (3.39%) jQuery
11 178 (2.96%) REST
12 164 (2.72%) Hibernate
12 164 (2.72%) Middleware
13 150 (2.49%) CSS3
14 137 (2.28%) STL
15 118 (1.96%) SOAP
16 113 (1.88%) .NET Framework
17 107 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
18 102 (1.69%) AngularJS
19 96 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 853 (14.17%) Computer Science
2 631 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 534 (8.87%) Mathematics
4 303 (5.03%) Algorithms
5 240 (3.99%) Management Information System
6 202 (3.36%) Physics
7 199 (3.31%) Embedded Systems
8 193 (3.21%) Mobile App
9 173 (2.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 146 (2.43%) Data Structures
11 128 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
12 119 (1.98%) User Experience
13 116 (1.93%) Device Driver
14 115 (1.91%) Data Centre
15 96 (1.59%) VHDL
16 91 (1.51%) Visualisation
17 85 (1.41%) Replication
18 75 (1.25%) Blackberry
19 74 (1.23%) Clustering
20 69 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1738 (28.88%) Linux
2 1261 (20.95%) Windows
3 819 (13.61%) UNIX
4 357 (5.93%) Android
5 256 (4.25%) Apple iOS
6 174 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 143 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
8 112 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 106 (1.76%) Windows 7
10 92 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 91 (1.51%) Mac OS X
12 73 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 59 (0.98%) Solaris
14 51 (0.85%) Windows 8
15 47 (0.78%) Windows XP
16 41 (0.68%) AIX
17 40 (0.66%) CentOS
18 39 (0.65%) Ubuntu
19 36 (0.60%) VxWorks
20 31 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1825 (30.32%) Software Engineering
2 1166 (19.37%) Agile Software Development
3 577 (9.59%) OO
4 548 (9.10%) Project Management
5 466 (7.74%) SDLC
6 377 (6.26%) Scrum
7 365 (6.06%) ITIL
8 359 (5.96%) TDD
9 356 (5.91%) Mentoring
10 295 (4.90%) UML
11 286 (4.75%) Information Security
12 261 (4.34%) Multithreading
13 257 (4.27%) OOD
14 241 (4.00%) Cyber Security
15 233 (3.87%) MVC
16 218 (3.62%) Configuration Management
17 217 (3.61%) Analytics
18 216 (3.59%) OOP
19 214 (3.56%) DevOps
20 213 (3.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2924 (48.58%) C++
2 1686 (28.01%) Java
3 1240 (20.60%) C#
4 1102 (18.31%) Python
5 1084 (18.01%) SQL
6 678 (11.26%) JavaScript
7 544 (9.04%) Perl
8 438 (7.28%) Embedded C
9 374 (6.21%) PHP
10 294 (4.88%) Ruby
11 283 (4.70%) Embedded C++
12 253 (4.20%) Bash Shell
13 217 (3.61%) VB
14 210 (3.49%) Shell Script
15 178 (2.96%) PL/SQL
16 157 (2.61%) Assembly Language
17 156 (2.59%) Objective-C
18 142 (2.36%) MATLAB
19 108 (1.79%) VB.NET
20 96 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1642 (27.28%) Degree
2 865 (14.37%) Security Cleared
3 437 (7.26%) SC Cleared
4 425 (7.06%) DV Cleared
5 125 (2.08%) PhD
6 100 (1.66%) ISEB
7 94 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 88 (1.46%) ISTQB
9 87 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
10 85 (1.41%) CISSP
11 61 (1.01%) MCSE
12 55 (0.91%) MCP
13 53 (0.88%) CCNA
14 44 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
15 36 (0.60%) CCNP
16 34 (0.56%) PMI Certification
16 34 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 32 (0.53%) GIAC
18 31 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
19 27 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (4.87%) QA
2 88 (1.46%) SLA
3 62 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 34 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 28 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 27 (0.45%) COBIT
8 26 (0.43%) PCI DSS
9 23 (0.38%) JSP 440
10 18 (0.30%) JTAG
11 17 (0.28%) ISO 9000
12 16 (0.27%) Solvency II
13 13 (0.22%) DO-178B
14 10 (0.17%) TickIT
15 9 (0.15%) EMIR
15 9 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
16 8 (0.13%) MiFID
17 7 (0.12%) HIPAA
17 7 (0.12%) IEC 61508
17 7 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 332 (5.52%) Firmware
2 294 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 228 (3.79%) Active Directory
4 90 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 39 (0.65%) vSphere
6 36 (0.60%) Terminal Services
7 28 (0.47%) VMware ESX
8 26 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (0.42%) Docker
9 25 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
10 22 (0.37%) HDFS
11 18 (0.30%) XenApp
11 18 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
12 16 (0.27%) VirtualBox
13 14 (0.23%) NFS
13 14 (0.23%) Xen
14 13 (0.22%) Oracle Clusterware
15 11 (0.18%) KVM
15 11 (0.18%) XenDesktop
16 10 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 60 (1.00%) Puppet
2 41 (0.68%) Tivoli
3 40 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 36 (0.60%) Nagios
4 36 (0.60%) Hyperic
5 34 (0.56%) Legato
5 34 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 34 (0.56%) SCCM
6 29 (0.48%) Nessus
7 26 (0.43%) Nmap
8 25 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (0.40%) Data Guard
10 23 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
11 19 (0.32%) SELinux
11 19 (0.32%) NetBackup
12 16 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 14 (0.23%) SCOM
14 13 (0.22%) Oracle Flashback
15 12 (0.20%) WSUS
16 11 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 730 (12.13%) Oracle
2 691 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 342 (5.68%) VMware
4 210 (3.49%) Cisco
5 193 (3.21%) EMC
6 183 (3.04%) HP
7 152 (2.53%) IBM
8 123 (2.04%) NetApp
9 121 (2.01%) SAP
10 109 (1.81%) Red Hat
11 92 (1.53%) Citrix
12 71 (1.18%) Bloomberg
13 57 (0.95%) Sybase
14 52 (0.86%) Google
15 51 (0.85%) Symantec
16 49 (0.81%) SolarWinds
17 48 (0.80%) TIBCO
18 43 (0.71%) Juniper
19 41 (0.68%) QNX
20 35 (0.58%) Fujitsu
South West
Roc Search Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
First Point IT
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Package + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday