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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 56 35 63
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Permanent jobs citing C 22 62 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.09% 6.87% 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 12.70% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 61 21
Average salary £52,500 £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.38% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
380 488 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 53.45% 54.04% 59.49%
Number of salaries quoted 344 455 474
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Guildford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 31 (83.78%) C++
2 23 (62.16%) Linux
3 22 (59.46%) Java
4 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
5 16 (43.24%) UNIX
6 13 (35.14%) Oracle
6 13 (35.14%) Degree
7 11 (29.73%) VHDL
7 11 (29.73%) MySQL
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 10 (27.03%) Python
9 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
9 9 (24.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
9 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
10 8 (21.62%) Digital Signal Processing
10 8 (21.62%) Signal Processing
10 8 (21.62%) Physics
10 8 (21.62%) Wireless
10 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
10 8 (21.62%) Windows
10 8 (21.62%) XML
10 8 (21.62%) PhD
10 8 (21.62%) Perl
10 8 (21.62%) Software-Defined Radio
11 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
11 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
12 6 (16.22%) Information Security
12 6 (16.22%) User Experience

C
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Wireless
1 8 (21.62%) Software-Defined Radio
2 4 (10.81%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) 3G
3 1 (2.70%) MPLS
3 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.70%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) GCC
General
1 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Software Engineer
1 9 (24.32%) Developer
1 9 (24.32%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (24.32%) Systems Support
1 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
1 9 (24.32%) Systems Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) FPGA Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Junior
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) XML
2 6 (16.22%) Regular Expression
3 4 (10.81%) JSP
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) STL
5 1 (2.70%) Struts
5 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) JSF
5 1 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) VHDL
2 9 (24.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (21.62%) Physics
4 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
5 6 (16.22%) User Experience
6 4 (10.81%) Replication
6 4 (10.81%) Clustering
7 3 (8.11%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
8 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
8 2 (5.41%) Device Driver
9 1 (2.70%) DTV
9 1 (2.70%) Verilog
9 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
9 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) UNIX
3 8 (21.62%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
1 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
2 8 (21.62%) Digital Signal Processing
2 8 (21.62%) Signal Processing
3 6 (16.22%) Information Security
4 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.81%) High Availability
4 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Change Management
6 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) Business Development
6 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) Change Control
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C++
2 22 (59.46%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) Python
5 8 (21.62%) Perl
5 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
6 5 (13.51%) AWK
6 5 (13.51%) sed
7 4 (10.81%) C#
7 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
8 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
9 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++
9 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.70%) PHP
10 1 (2.70%) VB
10 1 (2.70%) Ruby
10 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (35.14%) Degree
3 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) PhD
5 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) PMP
6 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.70%) HNC
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Citrix
2 4 (10.81%) NetApp
2 4 (10.81%) Symantec
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) HP
2 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
3 2 (5.41%) EMC
3 2 (5.41%) F5
3 2 (5.41%) Cadence
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Intel
4 1 (2.70%) Atmel
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