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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 44 74 44
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -30
Permanent jobs citing C 35 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.04% 1.80% 5.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.25% 2.98% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 27
Average salary £43,250 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.84% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,650 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
424 537 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 61.01% 60.27% 65.49%
Number of salaries quoted 392 460 411
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 August 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Guildford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 85 (92.39%) C++
2 64 (69.57%) Linux
3 59 (64.13%) Degree
4 48 (52.17%) Security Cleared
5 42 (45.65%) Java
6 39 (42.39%) Software Engineering
7 36 (39.13%) C#
8 33 (35.87%) Image Processing
9 32 (34.78%) OO
10 31 (33.70%) VHDL
11 27 (29.35%) Visual Studio
12 25 (27.17%) .NET
13 22 (23.91%) Physics
14 21 (22.83%) Windows
14 21 (22.83%) OpenGL
14 21 (22.83%) TDD
14 21 (22.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 20 (21.74%) Mathematics
15 20 (21.74%) Signal Processing
16 17 (18.48%) HTML
17 16 (17.39%) JavaScript
18 15 (16.30%) PhD
18 15 (16.30%) Subversion
19 14 (15.22%) Embedded C
19 14 (15.22%) Embedded C++
19 14 (15.22%) Firmware
19 14 (15.22%) Electronics
20 13 (14.13%) Device Driver
20 13 (14.13%) Kalman Filter
21 12 (13.04%) Information Security

C
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) Wireless
2 5 (5.43%) Software-Defined Radio
3 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (29.35%) Visual Studio
2 15 (16.30%) Subversion
3 3 (3.26%) ClearCase
3 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.09%) Maven
General
1 14 (15.22%) Electronics
2 3 (3.26%) Law
3 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (52.17%) Developer
2 27 (29.35%) C++ Developer
3 21 (22.83%) C# Developer
3 21 (22.83%) C++/C# Developer
3 21 (22.83%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Software Engineer
5 13 (14.13%) Software Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Hardware Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Graduate
7 5 (5.43%) Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) FPGA Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.26%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (3.26%) Junior
9 3 (3.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Lead Software Developer
10 2 (2.17%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.17%) .NET
2 21 (22.83%) OpenGL
3 17 (18.48%) HTML
4 7 (7.61%) Web Services
5 5 (5.43%) JSP
6 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.26%) STL
7 3 (3.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.17%) J2EE
9 1 (1.09%) CSS
9 1 (1.09%) XSLT
9 1 (1.09%) Spring
9 1 (1.09%) WCF
9 1 (1.09%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.70%) VHDL
2 22 (23.91%) Physics
3 21 (22.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 20 (21.74%) Mathematics
5 14 (15.22%) Firmware
6 13 (14.13%) Device Driver
7 8 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
9 4 (4.35%) PACS
10 2 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (1.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 64 (69.57%) Linux
2 21 (22.83%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.09%) UNIX
4 1 (1.09%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Software Engineering
2 33 (35.87%) Image Processing
3 32 (34.78%) OO
4 21 (22.83%) TDD
5 20 (21.74%) Signal Processing
6 13 (14.13%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (13.04%) Digital Signal Processing
7 12 (13.04%) Information Security
8 10 (10.87%) Multithreading
9 8 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 7 (7.61%) Business Development
11 5 (5.43%) Validation
12 4 (4.35%) UML
12 4 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.35%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.26%) Document Management
13 3 (3.26%) RUP
13 3 (3.26%) Project Management
14 2 (2.17%) ITIL
14 2 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (92.39%) C++
2 42 (45.65%) Java
3 36 (39.13%) C#
4 16 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.22%) Embedded C
5 14 (15.22%) Embedded C++
6 10 (10.87%) MATLAB
7 9 (9.78%) SQL
8 8 (8.70%) Python
9 4 (4.35%) VB
10 3 (3.26%) Ada
11 2 (2.17%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.09%) Ruby
12 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (64.13%) Degree
2 48 (52.17%) Security Cleared
3 15 (16.30%) PhD
4 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (1.09%) Sony
3 1 (1.09%) Google
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