The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 50 31 53
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs citing C 10 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.52% 6.00% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.10% 11.26% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 4
Average salary £29,500 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.91% -26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Tyne and Wear

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
244 293 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 61.46% 53.27% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 223 221 191
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

C Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 (82.61%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 10 (43.48%) HTML
5 10 (43.48%) PHP
5 10 (43.48%) MySQL
5 10 (43.48%) CSS
6 9 (39.13%) Perl
6 9 (39.13%) Web Development
6 9 (39.13%) PHP5
6 9 (39.13%) HTML5
6 9 (39.13%) CSS3
6 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) C#
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
9 5 (21.74%) Pega
9 5 (21.74%) Scala
9 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
9 5 (21.74%) SDLC
9 5 (21.74%) Scrum
9 5 (21.74%) Degree
9 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (21.74%) DB2
9 5 (21.74%) JUnit
9 5 (21.74%) J2EE

C
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (21.74%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) GPRS
2 1 (4.35%) GSM
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Redmine
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.35%) ProC
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Tester
2 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
3 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Junior
3 1 (4.35%) Graduate
3 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
1 10 (43.48%) CSS
2 9 (39.13%) HTML5
2 9 (39.13%) CSS3
3 5 (21.74%) J2EE
3 5 (21.74%) JMS
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Web Development
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
4 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) RUP
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.35%) V-Model
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.35%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (43.48%) PHP
5 9 (39.13%) Perl
5 9 (39.13%) PHP5
6 8 (34.78%) C#
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Scala
8 2 (8.70%) Python
8 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
9 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (21.74%) Pega
3 1 (4.35%) BT
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