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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 104 96 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Permanent jobs citing C 2827 3128 3661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.74% 2.90% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.39% 5.45% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2200 2568 2872
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,960 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £65,000
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
52417 57357 56236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.77% 53.13% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 44984 48610 48901
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 £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -1 989 £56,000 -2.60% 186
South East -21 613 £42,500 - 183
East of England +3 411 £42,500 +6.25% 87
South West 0 327 £38,500 -2.53% 79
North West +26 159 £40,000 +14.28% 47
West Midlands -25 119 £36,750 -2.00% 39
Yorkshire -47 84 £35,000 - 19
East Midlands -8 80 £40,000 +18.51% 35
North East -35 14 £35,000 - 13
Midlands +4 4 £70,000 - 1
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2716 (49.41%) C++
2 1731 (31.49%) Software Engineering
3 1641 (29.85%) Degree
4 1590 (28.92%) Linux
5 1442 (26.23%) Java
6 1123 (20.43%) Windows
7 1065 (19.37%) C#
8 1034 (18.81%) Finance
9 1009 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
10 1003 (18.25%) Python
11 902 (16.41%) Computer Science
12 842 (15.32%) SQL
13 759 (13.81%) .NET
14 737 (13.41%) UNIX
15 723 (13.15%) Security Cleared
16 670 (12.19%) Microsoft
17 647 (11.77%) HTML
18 638 (11.61%) JavaScript
19 621 (11.30%) OO
20 534 (9.71%) SQL Server
21 520 (9.46%) Oracle
22 495 (9.00%) Mathematics
23 486 (8.84%) SC Cleared
24 483 (8.79%) Project Management
25 482 (8.77%) Perl
26 455 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
27 441 (8.02%) Embedded C
28 436 (7.93%) Electronics
29 399 (7.26%) Banking
30 393 (7.15%) MS Excel

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 123 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 104 (1.89%) IIS
3 97 (1.76%) MS Exchange
4 76 (1.38%) Node.js
5 64 (1.16%) SAS
6 62 (1.13%) Apache
6 62 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 61 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 53 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 50 (0.91%) WebLogic
10 45 (0.82%) CMS
11 40 (0.73%) Apache Pig
12 39 (0.71%) OpenStack
13 38 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 33 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
15 31 (0.56%) Apache Spark
16 28 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
17 27 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
18 26 (0.47%) MQSeries
19 21 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 393 (7.15%) MS Excel
2 194 (3.53%) MS Office
3 67 (1.22%) MS Project
4 51 (0.93%) Simulink
5 50 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 45 (0.82%) MS Visio
7 23 (0.42%) TargetLink
8 22 (0.40%) Photoshop
9 21 (0.38%) SPSS
10 18 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
11 15 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
12 8 (0.15%) Maya
12 8 (0.15%) 3ds Max
12 8 (0.15%) GNU Octave
13 7 (0.13%) Mathematica
14 6 (0.11%) Stateflow
15 5 (0.091%) AutoCAD
15 5 (0.091%) PowerPivot
15 5 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 4 (0.073%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 50 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
1 50 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 36 (0.65%) SAP SCM
2 36 (0.65%) SAP R/3
2 36 (0.65%) SAP APO
3 31 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 30 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (0.36%) Google Analytics
6 12 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (0.20%) LabWindows
8 9 (0.16%) ION MarketView
9 8 (0.15%) SAP BPC
9 8 (0.15%) Magento
10 7 (0.13%) Summit
11 6 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.091%) Markit EDM
12 5 (0.091%) HiPortfolio
13 4 (0.073%) Sophis RISQUE
13 4 (0.073%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 130 (2.36%) SaaS
2 67 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 58 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 54 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 18 (0.33%) IaaS
7 17 (0.31%) PaaS
7 17 (0.31%) Office 365
8 13 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
9 11 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
9 11 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.073%) Route 53
10 4 (0.073%) GitHub
10 4 (0.073%) Trello
11 3 (0.055%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.036%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.018%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.018%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 386 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 191 (3.47%) Internet
3 184 (3.35%) Wireless
4 174 (3.17%) Firewall
5 153 (2.78%) HTTP
6 129 (2.35%) Ethernet
7 116 (2.11%) WAN
8 110 (2.00%) DNS
9 102 (1.86%) LAN
10 78 (1.42%) SAN
11 76 (1.38%) VPN
12 59 (1.07%) VoIP
13 56 (1.02%) Bluetooth
14 51 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
14 51 (0.93%) ZigBee
15 49 (0.89%) GSM
16 45 (0.82%) Intranet
17 44 (0.80%) IPsec
18 42 (0.76%) DHCP
18 42 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 534 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 266 (4.84%) MySQL
3 167 (3.04%) Big Data
4 165 (3.00%) Relational Database
5 118 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 103 (1.87%) Oracle Database
7 102 (1.86%) Hadoop
8 97 (1.76%) RDBMS
9 68 (1.24%) MongoDB
10 57 (1.04%) Apache Hive
10 57 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
11 55 (1.00%) NoSQL
12 54 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 50 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
14 44 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
15 41 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 36 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
17 34 (0.62%) Data Mining
18 33 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
19 32 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 241 (4.38%) Git (software)
2 194 (3.53%) Subversion
3 171 (3.11%) Visual Studio
4 108 (1.96%) JIRA
5 94 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 88 (1.60%) Eclipse
7 81 (1.47%) Maven
8 66 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
9 62 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 59 (1.07%) JUnit
11 52 (0.95%) Selenium
12 51 (0.93%) LabVIEW
13 48 (0.87%) LoadRunner
14 46 (0.84%) ProC
15 42 (0.76%) Ant
16 32 (0.58%) WebDriver
17 31 (0.56%) NUnit
18 29 (0.53%) ClearCase
19 28 (0.51%) Bugzilla
20 26 (0.47%) TeamCity
General
1 1034 (18.81%) Finance
2 436 (7.93%) Electronics
3 399 (7.26%) Banking
4 274 (4.98%) Telecoms
5 228 (4.15%) Retail
6 186 (3.38%) Marketing
7 184 (3.35%) Automotive
8 154 (2.80%) Manufacturing
9 118 (2.15%) Aerospace
10 101 (1.84%) Investment Banking
11 93 (1.69%) Military
12 92 (1.67%) Games
13 85 (1.55%) Financial Institution
14 62 (1.13%) Legal
15 57 (1.04%) Advertising
16 49 (0.89%) Front Office
17 36 (0.65%) Back Office
18 35 (0.64%) Multimedia
19 32 (0.58%) Billing
20 26 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1504 (27.36%) Developer
2 1260 (22.92%) Software Engineer
3 418 (7.60%) Software Developer
4 387 (7.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 366 (6.66%) Analyst
6 328 (5.97%) C++ Developer
7 302 (5.49%) Consultant
8 228 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
9 227 (4.13%) Architect
10 213 (3.87%) Senior Developer
11 188 (3.42%) Graduate
12 167 (3.04%) Java Developer
13 163 (2.97%) Support Engineer
14 133 (2.42%) Programmer
15 132 (2.40%) Project Manager
16 128 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
17 126 (2.29%) C Developer
18 119 (2.16%) C++ Software Engineer
19 117 (2.13%) C# Developer
20 109 (1.98%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 759 (13.81%) .NET
2 647 (11.77%) HTML
3 375 (6.82%) XML
4 371 (6.75%) CSS
5 313 (5.69%) Web Services
6 234 (4.26%) ASP.NET
7 221 (4.02%) jQuery
8 185 (3.37%) HTML5
9 178 (3.24%) J2EE
10 160 (2.91%) Spring
11 138 (2.51%) REST
12 112 (2.04%) .NET Framework
13 110 (2.00%) STL
14 106 (1.93%) Ajax
15 103 (1.87%) WCF
16 100 (1.82%) Hibernate
17 93 (1.69%) SOAP
18 88 (1.60%) WPF
18 88 (1.60%) JSON
19 83 (1.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 902 (16.41%) Computer Science
2 495 (9.00%) Mathematics
3 455 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 342 (6.22%) Algorithms
5 269 (4.89%) Embedded Systems
6 206 (3.75%) Physics
7 200 (3.64%) Management Information System
8 146 (2.66%) Open Source
9 134 (2.44%) Mobile App
10 120 (2.18%) Device Driver
11 118 (2.15%) Data Structures
12 109 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
13 108 (1.96%) User Experience
14 91 (1.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 89 (1.62%) Visualisation
16 76 (1.38%) Blackberry
17 74 (1.35%) VHDL
18 69 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 64 (1.16%) GIS
20 62 (1.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1590 (28.92%) Linux
2 1123 (20.43%) Windows
3 737 (13.41%) UNIX
4 285 (5.18%) Android
5 227 (4.13%) Apple iOS
6 133 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 120 (2.18%) Embedded Linux
8 112 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 93 (1.69%) Windows 7
10 83 (1.51%) Mac OS X
11 80 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 73 (1.33%) Solaris
13 41 (0.75%) Windows XP
13 41 (0.75%) VxWorks
13 41 (0.75%) CentOS
14 38 (0.69%) AIX
15 35 (0.64%) Ubuntu
16 31 (0.56%) HPUX
17 29 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 29 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1731 (31.49%) Software Engineering
2 1009 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
3 621 (11.30%) OO
4 483 (8.79%) Project Management
5 342 (6.22%) Multithreading
6 331 (6.02%) OOD
7 317 (5.77%) ITIL
8 315 (5.73%) Scrum
9 309 (5.62%) UML
10 281 (5.11%) Mentoring
11 243 (4.42%) TDD
12 223 (4.06%) Analytics
13 191 (3.47%) MVC
14 180 (3.27%) Information Security
15 178 (3.24%) Validation
16 172 (3.13%) OOP
17 162 (2.95%) Stakeholder Management
18 159 (2.89%) Configuration Management
19 156 (2.84%) Unit Testing
20 151 (2.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2716 (49.41%) C++
2 1442 (26.23%) Java
3 1065 (19.37%) C#
4 1003 (18.25%) Python
5 842 (15.32%) SQL
6 638 (11.61%) JavaScript
7 482 (8.77%) Perl
8 441 (8.02%) Embedded C
9 350 (6.37%) PHP
10 279 (5.08%) Embedded C++
11 218 (3.97%) Bash Shell
12 215 (3.91%) Ruby
13 178 (3.24%) VB
14 177 (3.22%) Shell Script
15 176 (3.20%) Assembly Language
16 171 (3.11%) MATLAB
17 125 (2.27%) Objective-C
18 115 (2.09%) PL/SQL
19 74 (1.35%) Scala
20 73 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1641 (29.85%) Degree
2 723 (13.15%) Security Cleared
3 486 (8.84%) SC Cleared
4 288 (5.24%) DV Cleared
5 153 (2.78%) PhD
6 104 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 89 (1.62%) ISEB
8 81 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
9 66 (1.20%) CCNA
10 55 (1.00%) MCSE
11 51 (0.93%) MCP
11 51 (0.93%) CISSP
11 51 (0.93%) ISTQB
12 44 (0.80%) PMI Certification
13 41 (0.75%) HND
14 31 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
15 30 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 29 (0.53%) PMP
17 24 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 23 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (4.07%) QA
2 115 (2.09%) ISO 9001
3 113 (2.06%) SLA
4 49 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 46 (0.84%) JTAG
6 36 (0.65%) JSP 440
7 34 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 31 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 19 (0.35%) IEC 61508
10 17 (0.31%) DO-178B
11 15 (0.27%) ISO 9000
12 14 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
13 12 (0.22%) EMIR
14 10 (0.18%) COBIT
15 7 (0.13%) Data Quality
16 5 (0.091%) Solvency II
16 5 (0.091%) TickIT
17 4 (0.073%) HL7
17 4 (0.073%) DICOM
18 3 (0.055%) GPG13
System Software
1 314 (5.71%) Firmware
2 245 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 221 (4.02%) Active Directory
4 92 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 53 (0.96%) vSphere
6 35 (0.64%) HDFS
7 27 (0.49%) NFS
8 26 (0.47%) Docker
9 22 (0.40%) VMware ESX
10 21 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
11 20 (0.36%) Xen
12 18 (0.33%) Terminal Services
12 18 (0.33%) Varnish
13 17 (0.31%) VirtualBox
14 16 (0.29%) KVM
15 15 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (0.24%) Apache Flume
17 9 (0.16%) XenApp
18 8 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 7 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 60 (1.09%) Puppet
2 57 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (0.51%) SCCM
5 25 (0.45%) Nagios
5 25 (0.45%) SELinux
6 17 (0.31%) Legato
7 16 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 16 (0.29%) Ansible
8 15 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 15 (0.27%) SCOM
9 14 (0.25%) Salt
10 13 (0.24%) Data Guard
10 13 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
10 13 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
12 11 (0.20%) WSUS
13 9 (0.16%) Backup Exec
13 9 (0.16%) WMI
13 9 (0.16%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 670 (12.19%) Microsoft
2 520 (9.46%) Oracle
3 299 (5.44%) VMware
4 174 (3.17%) Cisco
5 142 (2.58%) EMC
6 139 (2.53%) SAP
7 132 (2.40%) HP
8 97 (1.76%) IBM
9 93 (1.69%) Citrix
10 90 (1.64%) NetApp
11 67 (1.22%) Red Hat
12 63 (1.15%) Remedy
13 44 (0.80%) Informatica
14 42 (0.76%) BMC
14 42 (0.76%) Perforce
15 41 (0.75%) Symantec
15 41 (0.75%) Google
16 38 (0.69%) Dell
17 34 (0.62%) Business Objects
17 34 (0.62%) Adobe
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Market Rate + excel Benefits/bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 10 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Midlands
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Market Rate + excel Benefits/bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Street, Somerset
Wa Consultants
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT People First
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, healthcare, life i
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benifits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago