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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 99 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing C 2970 3233 3792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.81% 3.19% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.57% 5.93% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2317 2662 3063
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £62,900
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
53311 54550 58450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.50% 53.78% 54.16%
Number of salaries quoted 45338 47412 51472
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -19 999 £57,500 +4.54% 166
South East +11 739 £42,500 - 231
East of England -6 444 £42,500 +6.25% 122
South West -21 264 £37,500 +7.14% 102
East Midlands +43 139 £37,250 +6.42% 20
North West -51 129 £41,500 -2.35% 57
West Midlands -11 116 £37,500 +7.14% 52
Yorkshire -54 94 £40,000 +23.07% 19
North East +2 32 £27,500 -16.66% 11
Midlands +12 4 £40,000 -
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3305 (52.69%) C++
2 2011 (32.06%) Degree
3 1959 (31.23%) Java
4 1933 (30.82%) Software Engineering
5 1820 (29.02%) Linux
6 1483 (23.64%) C#
7 1396 (22.26%) Finance
8 1227 (19.56%) Python
9 1210 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
10 1203 (19.18%) Windows
11 1144 (18.24%) SQL
12 970 (15.47%) Computer Science
13 950 (15.15%) UNIX
14 852 (13.58%) .NET
15 835 (13.31%) JavaScript
16 834 (13.30%) OO
17 726 (11.58%) Microsoft
18 710 (11.32%) HTML
19 672 (10.71%) Mathematics
20 644 (10.27%) Oracle
21 577 (9.20%) SQL Server
22 560 (8.93%) Security Cleared
23 549 (8.75%) XML
24 507 (8.08%) Perl
24 507 (8.08%) Project Management
25 502 (8.00%) Multithreading
26 489 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
27 477 (7.61%) MS Excel
28 445 (7.10%) Algorithms
29 434 (6.92%) Telecoms

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 117 (1.87%) SharePoint
2 104 (1.66%) Tomcat
3 100 (1.59%) Apache
4 89 (1.42%) IIS
5 87 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 77 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 55 (0.88%) Node.js
8 51 (0.81%) JBoss
9 50 (0.80%) WebLogic
10 48 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 43 (0.69%) CMS
11 43 (0.69%) MQSeries
12 42 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 41 (0.65%) SAS
14 36 (0.57%) OpenStack
15 35 (0.56%) Confluence
16 34 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
17 22 (0.35%) GlassFish
17 22 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
18 19 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 477 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 299 (4.77%) MS Office
3 63 (1.00%) MS Project
4 52 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 48 (0.77%) Simulink
6 26 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 24 (0.38%) MS Visio
8 23 (0.37%) TargetLink
9 17 (0.27%) Stateflow
10 12 (0.19%) SPSS
11 11 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 11 (0.18%) Maya
11 11 (0.18%) 3ds Max
11 11 (0.18%) AutoCAD
12 10 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
13 9 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
13 9 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
13 9 (0.14%) InDesign
14 7 (0.11%) Doxygen
15 6 (0.096%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 95 (1.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 54 (0.86%) SAP R/3
3 51 (0.81%) SAP SCM
4 50 (0.80%) SAP APO
5 25 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 21 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 16 (0.26%) Magento
8 15 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
9 13 (0.21%) Google Analytics
10 12 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
10 12 (0.19%) SAP BPC
11 10 (0.16%) Agresso
11 10 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
12 9 (0.14%) Advent Geneva
12 9 (0.14%) PORTIA
13 8 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
13 8 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
13 8 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
13 8 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 7 (0.11%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 93 (1.48%) SaaS
2 65 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (0.81%) Office 365
4 37 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (0.33%) PaaS
7 17 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.18%) IaaS
9 7 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.096%) Route 53
11 4 (0.064%) IBM Blueworks
11 4 (0.064%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.064%) GitHub
12 3 (0.048%) Jelastic
12 3 (0.048%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.032%) Force.com
14 1 (0.016%) IBM SmartCloud
14 1 (0.016%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.016%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 341 (5.44%) TCP/IP
2 254 (4.05%) Internet
3 165 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 164 (2.61%) Wireless
5 162 (2.58%) Firewall
6 159 (2.54%) HTTP
7 132 (2.10%) LAN
8 103 (1.64%) WAN
9 102 (1.63%) DNS
10 87 (1.39%) SAN
10 87 (1.39%) VPN
11 82 (1.31%) VoIP
12 64 (1.02%) GSM
13 58 (0.92%) ADSL
14 57 (0.91%) SSL
15 53 (0.85%) DHCP
16 48 (0.77%) VLAN
17 47 (0.75%) Network Security
18 42 (0.67%) DVB
19 40 (0.64%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 278 (4.43%) MySQL
3 198 (3.16%) Relational Database
4 94 (1.50%) Big Data
5 92 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 87 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 83 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 83 (1.32%) Oracle Database
8 64 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 64 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 62 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 55 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 51 (0.81%) MongoDB
12 50 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 45 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
14 42 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
15 39 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
16 37 (0.59%) QlikView
17 33 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
18 31 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 294 (4.69%) Subversion
2 251 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 247 (3.94%) Git (software)
4 114 (1.82%) Maven
5 101 (1.61%) Jenkins
6 100 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 91 (1.45%) JIRA
8 90 (1.43%) Ant
9 82 (1.31%) ClearCase
10 74 (1.18%) JUnit
11 65 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 63 (1.00%) Selenium
13 54 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
14 45 (0.72%) WebDriver
14 45 (0.72%) Bugzilla
15 43 (0.69%) Xcode
16 42 (0.67%) Cucumber
17 39 (0.62%) GDB
18 38 (0.61%) Hudson
19 33 (0.53%) LabVIEW
General
1 1396 (22.26%) Finance
2 434 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 417 (6.65%) Electronics
4 341 (5.44%) Banking
5 245 (3.91%) Retail
6 205 (3.27%) Marketing
7 201 (3.20%) Manufacturing
8 136 (2.17%) Automotive
9 134 (2.14%) Aerospace
10 133 (2.12%) Games
11 130 (2.07%) Financial Institution
12 89 (1.42%) Advertising
13 86 (1.37%) Investment Banking
14 85 (1.36%) Military
15 82 (1.31%) Front Office
16 59 (0.94%) Back Office
17 51 (0.81%) Multimedia
18 45 (0.72%) Legal
19 37 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
20 36 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2200 (35.08%) Developer
2 1272 (20.28%) Software Engineer
3 583 (9.30%) C++ Developer
4 450 (7.17%) Software Developer
5 431 (6.87%) Analyst
6 358 (5.71%) Consultant
7 326 (5.20%) Java Developer
8 300 (4.78%) Senior Developer
9 299 (4.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 257 (4.10%) C Developer
11 231 (3.68%) Graduate
12 208 (3.32%) Senior Software Engineer
13 201 (3.20%) Programmer
14 194 (3.09%) C# Developer
15 188 (3.00%) Junior
16 169 (2.69%) Architect
17 163 (2.60%) C++ Software Engineer
18 144 (2.30%) Project Manager
19 142 (2.26%) .NET Developer
20 137 (2.18%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 852 (13.58%) .NET
2 710 (11.32%) HTML
3 549 (8.75%) XML
4 418 (6.66%) Web Services
5 407 (6.49%) CSS
6 249 (3.97%) ASP.NET
7 246 (3.92%) J2EE
8 194 (3.09%) jQuery
9 190 (3.03%) Spring
10 165 (2.63%) STL
10 165 (2.63%) HTML5
11 141 (2.25%) SOAP
12 138 (2.20%) Middleware
13 133 (2.12%) JSP
14 130 (2.07%) .NET Framework
15 123 (1.96%) RESTful
16 113 (1.80%) WCF
17 103 (1.64%) OpenGL
18 101 (1.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 93 (1.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 970 (15.47%) Computer Science
2 672 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 489 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
4 445 (7.10%) Algorithms
5 350 (5.58%) Embedded Systems
6 229 (3.65%) Open Source
7 224 (3.57%) Physics
8 176 (2.81%) Device Driver
9 162 (2.58%) Management Information System
10 156 (2.49%) Mobile App
11 155 (2.47%) User Experience
12 127 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
13 108 (1.72%) Data Structures
14 106 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 104 (1.66%) iPad
16 96 (1.53%) iPhone
17 93 (1.48%) Visualisation
17 93 (1.48%) VHDL
18 85 (1.36%) Blackberry
19 84 (1.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1820 (29.02%) Linux
2 1203 (19.18%) Windows
3 950 (15.15%) UNIX
4 394 (6.28%) Android
5 304 (4.85%) Apple iOS
6 163 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
7 147 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 107 (1.71%) Mac OS X
8 107 (1.71%) Solaris
9 90 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 73 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 66 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 59 (0.94%) AIX
13 53 (0.85%) HPUX
14 51 (0.81%) Windows Phone
15 49 (0.78%) Windows 7
16 44 (0.70%) Debian
17 42 (0.67%) Mac OS
18 33 (0.53%) Windows XP
19 30 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1933 (30.82%) Software Engineering
2 1210 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
3 834 (13.30%) OO
4 507 (8.08%) Project Management
5 502 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 381 (6.07%) Scrum
7 380 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 369 (5.88%) TDD
9 328 (5.23%) ITIL
10 305 (4.86%) UML
11 277 (4.42%) OOD
12 248 (3.95%) OOP
13 218 (3.48%) Configuration Management
14 209 (3.33%) Analytics
15 198 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
16 197 (3.14%) E-Commerce
17 196 (3.13%) MVC
18 175 (2.79%) Waterfall
19 167 (2.66%) Risk Management
20 166 (2.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3305 (52.69%) C++
2 1959 (31.23%) Java
3 1483 (23.64%) C#
4 1227 (19.56%) Python
5 1144 (18.24%) SQL
6 835 (13.31%) JavaScript
7 507 (8.08%) Perl
8 395 (6.30%) Embedded C
9 385 (6.14%) PHP
10 300 (4.78%) Ruby
11 227 (3.62%) Shell Script
12 226 (3.60%) Embedded C++
13 196 (3.13%) Objective-C
14 193 (3.08%) Bash Shell
15 186 (2.97%) Assembly Language
16 165 (2.63%) VB
17 164 (2.61%) MATLAB
18 127 (2.02%) PL/SQL
19 82 (1.31%) PowerShell
20 81 (1.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2011 (32.06%) Degree
2 560 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 294 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 186 (2.97%) DV Cleared
5 152 (2.42%) PhD
6 113 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
7 92 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 72 (1.15%) PMI Certification
9 71 (1.13%) CISSP
10 57 (0.91%) CCNA
10 57 (0.91%) HND
11 50 (0.80%) MCP
12 47 (0.75%) ISEB
13 42 (0.67%) CCDA
14 40 (0.64%) MCSE
15 37 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 35 (0.56%) CCDP
17 32 (0.51%) PMP
18 29 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 28 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (3.60%) QA
2 135 (2.15%) ISO 9001
3 104 (1.66%) SLA
4 31 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.48%) ISO 9000
6 29 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 29 (0.46%) JTAG
7 26 (0.41%) DO-178B
8 23 (0.37%) JSP 440
9 20 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
10 19 (0.30%) EMIR
11 11 (0.18%) IEC 61508
12 10 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (0.16%) COBIT
13 9 (0.14%) Solvency II
14 8 (0.13%) Basel II
15 5 (0.080%) Basel III
16 4 (0.064%) CRD IV
17 3 (0.048%) Data Quality
17 3 (0.048%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 253 (4.03%) Firmware
2 161 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 159 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 77 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 27 (0.43%) NFS
6 26 (0.41%) vSphere
7 22 (0.35%) Xen
8 21 (0.33%) Terminal Services
9 18 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (0.26%) VMware ESX
11 15 (0.24%) XenApp
12 14 (0.22%) KVM
13 12 (0.19%) Samba
14 11 (0.18%) XenServer
15 9 (0.14%) XenDesktop
16 8 (0.13%) Sendmail
17 7 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 7 (0.11%) Nmap
18 6 (0.096%) Oracle RMAN
18 6 (0.096%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 83 (1.32%) Puppet
2 82 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (0.53%) Nagios
4 23 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 21 (0.33%) NetBackup
6 18 (0.29%) OpenView
7 17 (0.27%) Control-M
8 16 (0.26%) Tivoli
9 14 (0.22%) SCOM
10 13 (0.21%) SCCM
11 12 (0.19%) Ansible
12 9 (0.14%) Data Guard
13 7 (0.11%) Vagrant
13 7 (0.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 6 (0.096%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.096%) YUM
14 6 (0.096%) Salt
15 5 (0.080%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 5 (0.080%) WSUS
15 5 (0.080%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 726 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 644 (10.27%) Oracle
3 192 (3.06%) HP
4 190 (3.03%) VMware
5 149 (2.38%) SAP
6 138 (2.20%) Cisco
7 118 (1.88%) IBM
8 108 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 64 (1.02%) EMC
10 61 (0.97%) Google
11 58 (0.92%) Business Objects
12 56 (0.89%) Apple
13 51 (0.81%) Citrix
14 44 (0.70%) TIBCO
15 43 (0.69%) Dell
16 41 (0.65%) Perforce
17 40 (0.64%) Zend
18 39 (0.62%) Sybase
19 38 (0.61%) NetApp
20 37 (0.59%) Atlassian
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £90k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c30,000-43,000+Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
QUANTICA
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 90k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago