The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 51 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing C 21 12 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.55% 1.60% 5.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.18% 2.78% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 34
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
340 431 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 57.53% 57.62% 64.90%
Number of salaries quoted 314 395 466
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

C
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

C Salary Trend in Guildford

C
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Guildford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 78 (93.98%) C++
2 58 (69.88%) Linux
3 54 (65.06%) Degree
4 45 (54.22%) Security Cleared
5 41 (49.40%) Java
6 36 (43.37%) C#
7 33 (39.76%) VHDL
8 32 (38.55%) Software Engineering
9 31 (37.35%) Image Processing
9 31 (37.35%) Mentoring
10 29 (34.94%) OO
11 23 (27.71%) Signal Processing
11 23 (27.71%) Physics
12 21 (25.30%) Mathematics
12 21 (25.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (24.10%) .NET
14 19 (22.89%) Algorithms
15 18 (21.69%) HTML
15 18 (21.69%) Visual Studio
16 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
16 17 (20.48%) PhD
17 16 (19.28%) OpenGL
17 16 (19.28%) Embedded C
17 16 (19.28%) Embedded C++
17 16 (19.28%) Windows
17 16 (19.28%) TDD
18 15 (18.07%) Subversion
18 15 (18.07%) Digital Signal Processing
18 15 (18.07%) Firmware

C
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Wireless
1 6 (7.23%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Visual Studio
2 15 (18.07%) Subversion
3 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.61%) ClearCase
General
1 12 (14.46%) Electronics
2 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (55.42%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) C++ Developer
3 17 (20.48%) Software Developer
4 16 (19.28%) C# Developer
4 16 (19.28%) C++/C# Developer
4 16 (19.28%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 13 (15.66%) Hardware Engineer
5 13 (15.66%) Software Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) Graduate
6 10 (12.05%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) FPGA Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Junior
9 3 (3.61%) Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Lead Software Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.10%) .NET
2 18 (21.69%) HTML
3 16 (19.28%) OpenGL
4 9 (10.84%) Web Services
5 5 (6.02%) JSP
6 3 (3.61%) STL
6 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (1.20%) CSS
7 1 (1.20%) J2EE
7 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.76%) VHDL
2 23 (27.71%) Physics
3 21 (25.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 21 (25.30%) Mathematics
4 19 (22.89%) Algorithms
5 13 (15.66%) Device Driver
6 8 (9.64%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.41%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 58 (69.88%) Linux
2 16 (19.28%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) Software Engineering
2 31 (37.35%) Image Processing
2 31 (37.35%) Mentoring
3 29 (34.94%) OO
4 23 (27.71%) Signal Processing
5 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (19.28%) TDD
7 15 (18.07%) Digital Signal Processing
8 14 (16.87%) Information Security
9 13 (15.66%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (14.46%) Multithreading
11 10 (12.05%) Software Testing
12 9 (10.84%) Business Development
12 9 (10.84%) Coaching
13 4 (4.82%) UML
14 3 (3.61%) RUP
14 3 (3.61%) Project Management
14 3 (3.61%) Waterfall
15 2 (2.41%) Document Management
15 2 (2.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 78 (93.98%) C++
2 41 (49.40%) Java
3 36 (43.37%) C#
4 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
5 16 (19.28%) Embedded C
5 16 (19.28%) Embedded C++
6 13 (15.66%) MATLAB
7 12 (14.46%) SQL
8 5 (6.02%) Python
9 3 (3.61%) Ada
10 2 (2.41%) Ruby
10 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.41%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.20%) VB
11 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (65.06%) Degree
2 45 (54.22%) Security Cleared
3 17 (20.48%) PhD
4 6 (7.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (18.07%) Firmware
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle
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