The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 83 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing C 15 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.13% 3.33% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 5.87% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 15
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
635 699 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.89% 56.78% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 554 649 452
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
Buckinghamshire

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

C
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

C
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 26 (57.78%) C++
2 25 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 16 (35.56%) Java
4 15 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 13 (28.89%) C#
6 12 (26.67%) Degree
7 11 (24.44%) GPRS
7 11 (24.44%) Wireless
8 10 (22.22%) GSM
8 10 (22.22%) OO
9 8 (17.78%) VC++
9 8 (17.78%) Automotive
9 8 (17.78%) Firmware
10 7 (15.56%) Assembly Language
10 7 (15.56%) Electronics
10 7 (15.56%) RUP
10 7 (15.56%) UML
10 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
11 6 (13.33%) SQL
11 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
11 6 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 5 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (11.11%) Windows
12 5 (11.11%) Linux
13 4 (8.89%) .NET
13 4 (8.89%) VoIP
13 4 (8.89%) Python

C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) GPRS
1 11 (24.44%) Wireless
2 10 (22.22%) GSM
3 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.89%) VoIP
5 2 (4.44%) SS7
5 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.22%) MS Access
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
1 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (17.78%) Automotive
2 7 (15.56%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Software Engineer
2 16 (35.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) C Software Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Embedded C Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Embedded C Programmer
6 3 (6.67%) C Programmer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Programmer
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Graduate
7 2 (4.44%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) MFC
2 3 (6.67%) DCOM
2 3 (6.67%) STL
3 2 (4.44%) COM
3 2 (4.44%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.22%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Firmware
2 6 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 10 (22.22%) OO
3 7 (15.56%) RUP
3 7 (15.56%) UML
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.67%) Image Processing
5 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.67%) Load Testing
5 3 (6.67%) User Stories
5 3 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.67%) Workflow
6 2 (4.44%) Signal Processing
6 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.22%) System Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Communications Security
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.22%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) C++
2 16 (35.56%) Java
3 15 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 13 (28.89%) C#
5 8 (17.78%) VC++
6 7 (15.56%) Assembly Language
7 6 (13.33%) SQL
8 4 (8.89%) Python
9 1 (2.22%) VB
9 1 (2.22%) VBA
9 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) PhD
4 2 (4.44%) Postgraduate
4 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Altera
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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