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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 60 38 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing C 19 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.58% 5.68% 3.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 10.18% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 22
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £59,500 £54,750
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
399 511 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.21% 55.79% 66.74%
Number of salaries quoted 376 459 508
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Guildford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 35 (87.50%) C++
2 26 (65.00%) Linux
3 23 (57.50%) Java
4 18 (45.00%) Python
5 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 15 (37.50%) Degree
6 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 14 (35.00%) UNIX
7 12 (30.00%) Oracle
7 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
8 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
8 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
9 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 10 (25.00%) XML
9 10 (25.00%) Perl
9 10 (25.00%) MySQL
9 10 (25.00%) Regular Expression
10 9 (22.50%) sed
10 9 (22.50%) User Experience
10 9 (22.50%) AWK
10 9 (22.50%) C#
11 8 (20.00%) MATLAB
11 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
11 8 (20.00%) Physics
12 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
12 7 (17.50%) Windows
12 7 (17.50%) PhD
13 6 (15.00%) Embedded C
13 6 (15.00%) VHDL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Wireless
1 6 (15.00%) Software-Defined Radio
2 3 (7.50%) Bluetooth
2 3 (7.50%) 3G
2 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) GCC
General
1 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Legal
3 3 (7.50%) Electronics
3 3 (7.50%) Automotive
4 2 (5.00%) Finance
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Systems Support
3 11 (27.50%) Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Junior
6 3 (7.50%) FPGA Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) XML
1 10 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) STL
3 2 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) User Experience
2 8 (20.00%) Physics
3 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
4 6 (15.00%) VHDL
5 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
7 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
8 1 (2.50%) Replication
8 1 (2.50%) Clustering
8 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
8 1 (2.50%) PMI
8 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) UNIX
3 7 (17.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 6 (15.00%) Signal Processing
4 4 (10.00%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (7.50%) Six Sigma
5 3 (7.50%) Information Security
5 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
5 3 (7.50%) Video Processing
6 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Scrum
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.50%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) C++
2 23 (57.50%) Java
3 18 (45.00%) Python
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 10 (25.00%) Perl
5 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (22.50%) AWK
6 9 (22.50%) sed
6 9 (22.50%) C#
7 8 (20.00%) MATLAB
8 6 (15.00%) Embedded C
9 4 (10.00%) Embedded C++
10 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (5.00%) Ruby
10 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
4 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (17.50%) PhD
6 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.50%) HNC
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Firmware
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Atmel
2 3 (7.50%) F5
3 2 (5.00%) Intel
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) NetApp
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) HP
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