The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 34 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing C 16 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.11% 5.68% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.68% 15.12% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 2
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
117 86 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.38% 37.55% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 107 79 91
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

C
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Farnborough region.

C Salary Trend in Farnborough

C
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Farnborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) XML
3 12 (60.00%) C++
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) QA
5 8 (40.00%) C#
5 8 (40.00%) Banking
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (35.00%) UML
7 6 (30.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) System Testing
8 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 5 (25.00%) Ajax
8 5 (25.00%) Korn
8 5 (25.00%) Spring
8 5 (25.00%) JSF
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 5 (25.00%) Low Latency

C
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) IPsec
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (5.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) IPv4
3 1 (5.00%) IPv6
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) C Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) XML
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) Ajax
4 5 (25.00%) Spring
4 5 (25.00%) JSF
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Camel
4 5 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
4 5 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (25.00%) Middleware
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
4 5 (25.00%) JDBC
4 5 (25.00%) JSP
4 5 (25.00%) J2SE
4 5 (25.00%) JMS
5 4 (20.00%) Java EE
6 3 (15.00%) WPF
6 3 (15.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) SCADA
3 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (35.00%) UML
3 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) System Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Low Latency
5 4 (20.00%) OOD
5 4 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (15.00%) Line Management
6 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (15.00%) CAD
7 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Korn
4 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Fortran
6 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SaltStack