The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 37 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing C 8 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.42% 2.18% 4.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.80% 4.68% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
138 171 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 41.82% 46.59% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 89 155 129
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

C
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

C Salary Trend in Middlesex

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 29 (78.38%) C++
2 28 (75.68%) Degree
3 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
4 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
5 20 (54.05%) HTTP
6 16 (43.24%) Embedded Software Development
7 15 (40.54%) Embedded C
7 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
8 14 (37.84%) Electronics
8 14 (37.84%) OOD
8 14 (37.84%) OO
9 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
10 12 (32.43%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
10 12 (32.43%) C#
10 12 (32.43%) Military
10 12 (32.43%) ClearCase
10 12 (32.43%) Subversion
11 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (27.03%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (27.03%) Aerospace
13 9 (24.32%) Java
14 7 (18.92%) Windows
14 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
14 7 (18.92%) .NET
15 6 (16.22%) Linux
15 6 (16.22%) Embedded C++
16 5 (13.51%) Android
16 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
17 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint

C
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (5.41%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) HTTP
2 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) MPLS
3 3 (8.11%) VPLS
3 3 (8.11%) Network Security
3 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
3 3 (8.11%) WAN
3 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) ClearCase
1 12 (32.43%) Subversion
2 3 (8.11%) SilkPerformer
2 3 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (37.84%) Electronics
2 12 (32.43%) Military
3 10 (27.03%) Aerospace
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Principal Software Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Business Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Development Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Business Development Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Test Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Developer
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) OpenCL
2 4 (10.81%) DirectCompute
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) ArcObjects
3 1 (2.70%) WCF
3 1 (2.70%) WPF
3 1 (2.70%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
2 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (27.03%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (10.81%) CUDA
4 4 (10.81%) Device Driver
4 4 (10.81%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (5.41%) Handset
5 2 (5.41%) Statistics
5 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.70%) CESG
6 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Android
4 4 (10.81%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
2 16 (43.24%) Embedded Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) OO
3 14 (37.84%) OOD
4 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
5 12 (32.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Campaign Management
7 3 (8.11%) Low Latency
7 3 (8.11%) Business Development
7 3 (8.11%) Web Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) DSDM
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
8 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.41%) UML
8 2 (5.41%) Data Management
8 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) C++
2 15 (40.54%) Embedded C
3 12 (32.43%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) Java
5 6 (16.22%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.41%) SQL
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Degree
2 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) HP
1 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.70%) ESRI
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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