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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 28 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 14 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.22% 3.97% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.47% 9.52% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 4
Average salary £53,000 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.48% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £37,350 £35,950
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £53,950 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
85 105 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.78% 41.67% 56.68%
Number of salaries quoted 80 95 117
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Farnborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) QA
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) Banking
5 6 (37.50%) UML
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (25.00%) Middleware
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (25.00%) J2EE
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (25.00%) JDBC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) IPv4
3 1 (6.25%) IPv6
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Manager
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) XML
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (25.00%) Java EE
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 4 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
3 4 (25.00%) J2EE
3 4 (25.00%) JDBC
3 4 (25.00%) JSP
3 4 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (25.00%) Middleware
3 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) J2SE
3 4 (25.00%) JMS
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) JSF
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (12.50%) WinForms
4 2 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 2 (12.50%) SCADA
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
4 4 (25.00%) System Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
6 2 (12.50%) CAD
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Korn
4 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Fortran
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SaltStack