The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 22 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing C 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.64% 1.17% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 4.44% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 36.07% 26.32% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 41
Average salary £52,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

C
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

C Salary Trend in the Midlands

C
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Video Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005

C
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft