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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 101 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing C 2988 3269 3784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.80% 3.21% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 5.97% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2323 2731 3052
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,550 £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
53757 54785 57460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.78% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45809 47634 50690
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £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 31 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 31 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 -13 1007 £57,500 - 170
South East +6 751 £42,500 - 186
East of England -4 450 £44,000 +10.00% 111
South West -24 265 £37,972 +8.49% 76
East Midlands +38 137 £35,000 - 17
North West -63 124 £41,500 -2.35% 50
West Midlands -16 116 £37,500 +7.14% 34
Yorkshire -54 98 £40,000 +18.51% 18
North East -1 26 £27,500 -26.66% 7
Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 3255 (52.22%) C++
2 2006 (32.18%) Degree
3 1943 (31.17%) Java
4 1898 (30.45%) Software Engineering
5 1779 (28.54%) Linux
6 1461 (23.44%) C#
7 1373 (22.03%) Finance
8 1229 (19.72%) Python
9 1211 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
10 1185 (19.01%) Windows
11 1120 (17.97%) SQL
12 962 (15.43%) Computer Science
13 927 (14.87%) UNIX
14 834 (13.38%) OO
15 825 (13.24%) .NET
16 801 (12.85%) JavaScript
17 731 (11.73%) Microsoft
18 694 (11.13%) HTML
19 668 (10.72%) Mathematics
20 630 (10.11%) Oracle
21 586 (9.40%) Security Cleared
22 563 (9.03%) SQL Server
23 538 (8.63%) XML
24 505 (8.10%) Project Management
25 498 (7.99%) Perl
26 492 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
27 483 (7.75%) Multithreading
28 482 (7.73%) MS Excel
29 443 (7.11%) Algorithms
30 416 (6.67%) Telecoms

C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 113 (1.81%) SharePoint
2 101 (1.62%) Tomcat
3 95 (1.52%) Apache
4 93 (1.49%) IIS
5 83 (1.33%) MS Exchange
6 76 (1.22%) WebSphere
7 51 (0.82%) WebLogic
7 51 (0.82%) Node.js
8 48 (0.77%) JBoss
9 46 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 44 (0.71%) SAS
11 42 (0.67%) CMS
12 41 (0.66%) MQSeries
13 39 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
14 38 (0.61%) OpenStack
15 36 (0.58%) Confluence
16 34 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
17 23 (0.37%) GlassFish
18 22 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
19 19 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 482 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 299 (4.80%) MS Office
3 66 (1.06%) MS Project
4 55 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 53 (0.85%) Simulink
6 27 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 26 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 25 (0.40%) TargetLink
9 19 (0.30%) Stateflow
10 12 (0.19%) AutoCAD
10 12 (0.19%) SPSS
11 11 (0.18%) Maya
11 11 (0.18%) 3ds Max
12 10 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
12 10 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
12 10 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
13 8 (0.13%) InDesign
14 7 (0.11%) Doxygen
15 6 (0.096%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 92 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 55 (0.88%) SAP R/3
3 52 (0.83%) SAP SCM
4 51 (0.82%) SAP APO
5 27 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 24 (0.39%) 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%) SAP BPC
11 10 (0.16%) Agresso
12 9 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
12 9 (0.14%) PORTIA
12 9 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
12 9 (0.14%) Advent Geneva
13 8 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
13 8 (0.13%) Markit EDM
13 8 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 8 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 93 (1.49%) SaaS
2 66 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (0.83%) Office 365
4 38 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (0.35%) 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 5 (0.080%) GitHub
12 4 (0.064%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.064%) IBM Blueworks
13 3 (0.048%) Jelastic
13 3 (0.048%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.032%) Force.com
15 1 (0.016%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.016%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.016%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 340 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 254 (4.08%) Internet
3 166 (2.66%) Wireless
4 165 (2.65%) Ethernet
5 163 (2.62%) HTTP
6 162 (2.60%) Firewall
7 127 (2.04%) LAN
8 105 (1.68%) WAN
9 100 (1.60%) DNS
10 84 (1.35%) VPN
11 80 (1.28%) SAN
12 79 (1.27%) VoIP
13 63 (1.01%) GSM
14 58 (0.93%) ADSL
15 57 (0.91%) SSL
16 52 (0.83%) Network Security
17 49 (0.79%) DHCP
18 44 (0.71%) VLAN
19 40 (0.64%) GPRS
19 40 (0.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 563 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 278 (4.46%) MySQL
3 188 (3.02%) Relational Database
4 93 (1.49%) Big Data
5 89 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 88 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 88 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
7 84 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 64 (1.03%) NoSQL
9 59 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 58 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 58 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 54 (0.87%) MongoDB
12 49 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 48 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
14 45 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
15 39 (0.63%) QlikView
16 38 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
17 31 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
18 30 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 276 (4.43%) Subversion
2 247 (3.96%) Git (software)
3 242 (3.88%) Visual Studio
4 104 (1.67%) Maven
5 96 (1.54%) JIRA
6 94 (1.51%) Jenkins
7 92 (1.48%) Eclipse
8 82 (1.32%) ClearCase
9 80 (1.28%) Ant
10 75 (1.20%) JUnit
11 67 (1.07%) Selenium
12 61 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
13 58 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
14 48 (0.77%) WebDriver
15 44 (0.71%) Cucumber
15 44 (0.71%) Xcode
16 42 (0.67%) Bugzilla
17 37 (0.59%) GDB
18 34 (0.55%) LabVIEW
18 34 (0.55%) Mercurial
General
1 1373 (22.03%) Finance
2 416 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 413 (6.63%) Electronics
4 342 (5.49%) Banking
5 242 (3.88%) Retail
6 202 (3.24%) Marketing
7 197 (3.16%) Manufacturing
8 139 (2.23%) Aerospace
9 136 (2.18%) Automotive
10 131 (2.10%) Games
11 125 (2.01%) Financial Institution
12 89 (1.43%) Advertising
13 86 (1.38%) Military
14 84 (1.35%) Investment Banking
15 78 (1.25%) Front Office
16 57 (0.91%) Back Office
17 48 (0.77%) Multimedia
18 43 (0.69%) Legal
19 37 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
20 36 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2157 (34.61%) Developer
2 1245 (19.97%) Software Engineer
3 560 (8.98%) C++ Developer
4 452 (7.25%) Software Developer
5 429 (6.88%) Analyst
6 360 (5.78%) Consultant
7 317 (5.09%) Java Developer
8 297 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 297 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 252 (4.04%) C Developer
10 232 (3.72%) Graduate
11 201 (3.22%) Senior Software Engineer
12 185 (2.97%) Programmer
13 182 (2.92%) C# Developer
14 179 (2.87%) Junior
15 175 (2.81%) Architect
16 150 (2.41%) C++ Software Engineer
17 143 (2.29%) Project Manager
18 136 (2.18%) .NET Developer
19 135 (2.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 825 (13.24%) .NET
2 694 (11.13%) HTML
3 538 (8.63%) XML
4 406 (6.51%) Web Services
5 390 (6.26%) CSS
6 243 (3.90%) J2EE
7 241 (3.87%) ASP.NET
8 182 (2.92%) jQuery
9 181 (2.90%) Spring
10 171 (2.74%) HTML5
11 148 (2.37%) STL
12 140 (2.25%) SOAP
13 134 (2.15%) Middleware
14 130 (2.09%) .NET Framework
15 126 (2.02%) JSP
16 123 (1.97%) RESTful
17 110 (1.76%) WCF
18 97 (1.56%) OpenGL
19 91 (1.46%) XSLT
20 90 (1.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 962 (15.43%) Computer Science
2 668 (10.72%) Mathematics
3 492 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 443 (7.11%) Algorithms
5 337 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
6 226 (3.63%) Open Source
7 221 (3.55%) Physics
8 171 (2.74%) Device Driver
9 167 (2.68%) Management Information System
10 160 (2.57%) Mobile App
11 152 (2.44%) User Experience
12 127 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
13 107 (1.72%) Data Structures
14 103 (1.65%) iPad
14 103 (1.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 92 (1.48%) iPhone
16 90 (1.44%) VHDL
17 89 (1.43%) Visualisation
18 87 (1.40%) Blackberry
19 83 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1779 (28.54%) Linux
2 1185 (19.01%) Windows
3 927 (14.87%) UNIX
4 397 (6.37%) Android
5 302 (4.85%) Apple iOS
6 168 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
7 149 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 108 (1.73%) Mac OS X
9 107 (1.72%) Solaris
10 94 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 74 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 66 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 63 (1.01%) AIX
14 55 (0.88%) HPUX
15 51 (0.82%) Windows Phone
16 45 (0.72%) Windows 7
17 43 (0.69%) Debian
18 40 (0.64%) Mac OS
19 33 (0.53%) Windows XP
20 30 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1898 (30.45%) Software Engineering
2 1211 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
3 834 (13.38%) OO
4 505 (8.10%) Project Management
5 483 (7.75%) Multithreading
6 383 (6.14%) Scrum
7 382 (6.13%) Mentoring
8 359 (5.76%) TDD
9 335 (5.37%) ITIL
10 305 (4.89%) UML
11 281 (4.51%) OOD
12 246 (3.95%) OOP
13 222 (3.56%) Configuration Management
14 201 (3.22%) Analytics
15 198 (3.18%) Business Intelligence
16 197 (3.16%) MVC
17 188 (3.02%) E-Commerce
18 174 (2.79%) Validation
19 170 (2.73%) Waterfall
20 164 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3255 (52.22%) C++
2 1943 (31.17%) Java
3 1461 (23.44%) C#
4 1229 (19.72%) Python
5 1120 (17.97%) SQL
6 801 (12.85%) JavaScript
7 498 (7.99%) Perl
8 401 (6.43%) Embedded C
9 377 (6.05%) PHP
10 296 (4.75%) Ruby
11 228 (3.66%) Shell Script
12 224 (3.59%) Embedded C++
13 192 (3.08%) Objective-C
14 191 (3.06%) Bash Shell
15 188 (3.02%) Assembly Language
16 165 (2.65%) VB
17 162 (2.60%) MATLAB
18 128 (2.05%) PL/SQL
19 85 (1.36%) PowerShell
20 83 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2006 (32.18%) Degree
2 586 (9.40%) Security Cleared
3 313 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 207 (3.32%) DV Cleared
5 156 (2.50%) PhD
6 106 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
7 88 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 73 (1.17%) CISSP
9 72 (1.16%) PMI Certification
10 57 (0.91%) CCNA
11 56 (0.90%) HND
12 51 (0.82%) MCP
13 46 (0.74%) ISEB
14 37 (0.59%) MCSE
14 37 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 36 (0.58%) CCDA
16 30 (0.48%) PMP
17 29 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 29 (0.47%) CCDP
18 28 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (3.77%) QA
2 134 (2.15%) ISO 9001
3 111 (1.78%) SLA
4 34 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 29 (0.47%) ISO 9000
7 28 (0.45%) JTAG
8 25 (0.40%) JSP 440
8 25 (0.40%) DO-178B
9 20 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
10 18 (0.29%) EMIR
11 11 (0.18%) IEC 61508
12 10 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (0.14%) Solvency II
14 8 (0.13%) Basel II
15 7 (0.11%) COBIT
16 5 (0.080%) Basel III
17 4 (0.064%) CRD IV
17 4 (0.064%) TickIT
18 3 (0.048%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 254 (4.08%) Firmware
2 160 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 158 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 76 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 27 (0.43%) NFS
6 26 (0.42%) vSphere
7 21 (0.34%) Terminal Services
8 19 (0.30%) Xen
9 18 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (0.26%) VMware ESX
11 15 (0.24%) KVM
12 13 (0.21%) XenApp
13 12 (0.19%) Samba
14 10 (0.16%) XenServer
15 8 (0.13%) Sendmail
16 7 (0.11%) XenDesktop
16 7 (0.11%) HDFS
16 7 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 6 (0.096%) Nmap
17 6 (0.096%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 82 (1.32%) Puppet
2 81 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (0.51%) Nagios
4 23 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 18 (0.29%) OpenView
7 17 (0.27%) Tivoli
8 16 (0.26%) Control-M
9 14 (0.22%) SCOM
10 13 (0.21%) SCCM
10 13 (0.21%) Ansible
11 7 (0.11%) Vagrant
11 7 (0.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 6 (0.096%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 6 (0.096%) YUM
12 6 (0.096%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.096%) Salt
13 5 (0.080%) WSUS
13 5 (0.080%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 5 (0.080%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 731 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 630 (10.11%) Oracle
3 190 (3.05%) VMware
4 180 (2.89%) HP
5 152 (2.44%) SAP
6 134 (2.15%) Cisco
7 119 (1.91%) IBM
8 108 (1.73%) Red Hat
9 65 (1.04%) EMC
10 60 (0.96%) Google
11 58 (0.93%) Business Objects
12 54 (0.87%) Apple
13 48 (0.77%) Citrix
14 43 (0.69%) Dell
15 41 (0.66%) TIBCO
16 40 (0.64%) Zend
16 40 (0.64%) Perforce
17 38 (0.61%) Atlassian
18 36 (0.58%) NetApp
19 35 (0.56%) Adobe
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25k to £30k per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35k
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Brilliant working conditio
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Dental + Life Ins +
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago