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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 28 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing C 3 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.67% 2.73% 9.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% 5.68% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 15
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,400 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £72,000 £51,500
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
77 88 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 42.78% 48.09% 63.23%
Number of salaries quoted 72 85 132
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Farnborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Sendmail
4 3 (30.00%) Social Media
4 3 (30.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (30.00%) InDesign
4 3 (30.00%) IPsec
4 3 (30.00%) Contact Management
4 3 (30.00%) CMS
4 3 (30.00%) SCADA
4 3 (30.00%) Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
5 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Device Driver

C
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (30.00%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (20.00%) SNMP
3 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) IPv4
3 2 (20.00%) IPv6
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing Executive
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) STL
1 1 (10.00%) POSIX
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (10.00%) Pthreads
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) SCADA
2 3 (30.00%) Social Media
3 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Contact Management
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) OOD
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (10.00%) Pattern Recognition
4 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle