The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 31 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing C 36 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.91% 0.32% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.92% 0.47% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 1 9
Average salary £21,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
Suffolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 213 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 66.37% 69.16% 64.66%
Number of salaries quoted 274 176 153
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

C
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

C Salary Trend in Ipswich

C
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Ipswich

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 63 (100.00%) C++
2 58 (92.06%) Java
2 58 (92.06%) C#
2 58 (92.06%) Android
2 58 (92.06%) Apple iOS
3 55 (87.30%) Objective-C
4 46 (73.02%) Software Engineering
5 38 (60.32%) HTML
6 36 (57.14%) Computer Science
7 35 (55.56%) PHP
7 35 (55.56%) .NET
7 35 (55.56%) MySQL
8 29 (46.03%) Firmware
9 27 (42.86%) Web Services
9 27 (42.86%) Mobile App
9 27 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
10 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
11 21 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (31.75%) Apache Hive
12 20 (31.75%) Mobile Development
12 20 (31.75%) SANS
12 20 (31.75%) Big Data
12 20 (31.75%) Apache Pig
12 20 (31.75%) Reverse Engineering
12 20 (31.75%) Hadoop
12 20 (31.75%) CCNA
12 20 (31.75%) CISSP
12 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (31.75%) SSCP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 20 (31.75%) Apache Pig
2 8 (12.70%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
2 20 (31.75%) Firewall
3 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (55.56%) MySQL
2 20 (31.75%) Apache Hive
2 20 (31.75%) Big Data
2 20 (31.75%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (31.75%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Software Engineer
2 35 (55.56%) Graduate
3 31 (49.21%) Developer
4 27 (42.86%) Graduate Developer
5 19 (30.16%) Applications Developer
5 19 (30.16%) Applications Engineer
5 19 (30.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 19 (30.16%) Graduate Applications Developer
5 19 (30.16%) Graduate Applications Engineer
5 19 (30.16%) Graduate Software Developer
5 19 (30.16%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 19 (30.16%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 19 (30.16%) Software Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Lead Software Engineer
7 8 (12.70%) Graduate Software Tester
7 8 (12.70%) Graduate Tester
7 8 (12.70%) Software Tester
7 8 (12.70%) Tester
8 4 (6.35%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) HTML
2 35 (55.56%) .NET
3 27 (42.86%) Web Services
4 20 (31.75%) Java EE
4 20 (31.75%) STL
5 11 (17.46%) CSS
6 1 (1.59%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 36 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 27 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 19 (30.16%) Cybercrime
4 2 (3.17%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Physics
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (92.06%) Android
1 58 (92.06%) Apple iOS
2 20 (31.75%) Linux
3 8 (12.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (73.02%) Software Engineering
2 27 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 21 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (31.75%) Ethical Hacking
4 20 (31.75%) Mobile Development
4 20 (31.75%) Multithreading
4 20 (31.75%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (31.75%) Reverse Engineering
5 13 (20.63%) Coaching
6 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.76%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.17%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C++
2 58 (92.06%) C#
2 58 (92.06%) Java
3 55 (87.30%) Objective-C
4 35 (55.56%) PHP
5 10 (15.87%) Embedded C
5 10 (15.87%) Embedded C++
6 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) CCNA
1 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (31.75%) CISSP
1 20 (31.75%) GIAC
1 20 (31.75%) Linux+ Certification
1 20 (31.75%) MCSE
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (31.75%) SANS
1 20 (31.75%) SSCP
2 10 (15.87%) Degree
3 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.94%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Atmel
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle