The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 35 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing C 24 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.08% 4.81% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.13% 11.02% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 8
Average salary £36,250 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,705 £16,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £39,000 £24,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
263 236 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 55.72% 43.62% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 242 214 172
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
Tyne and Wear

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 18 April 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (55.56%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) UNIX
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
3 13 (48.15%) Degree
3 13 (48.15%) Mathematics
3 13 (48.15%) Web Services
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (44.44%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) OO
4 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
4 12 (44.44%) Java EE
4 12 (44.44%) JSR 170
4 12 (44.44%) jQuery
4 12 (44.44%) Subversion
4 12 (44.44%) Spring
4 12 (44.44%) Maven
4 12 (44.44%) Finance
4 12 (44.44%) MooTools
4 12 (44.44%) Apache Wicket
4 12 (44.44%) JAX-WS
4 12 (44.44%) Jackrabbit
5 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (29.63%) C++
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
8 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) HP
9 4 (14.81%) C#
9 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Subversion
1 12 (44.44%) Maven
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) WinRunner
3 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Programmer
4 4 (14.81%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Computer Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Sales Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Web Services
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) Java EE
2 12 (44.44%) JSR 170
2 12 (44.44%) jQuery
2 12 (44.44%) Spring
2 12 (44.44%) MooTools
2 12 (44.44%) Apache Wicket
2 12 (44.44%) JAX-WS
3 2 (7.41%) MFC
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Mathematics
2 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) UNIX
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 12 (44.44%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (11.11%) OOD
6 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (3.70%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) C++
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.70%) AWK
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + career growth, gym, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago