The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 55 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 29 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.72% 5.38% 5.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 9.78% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,125 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £44,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
501 409 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 64.23% 54.97% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 434 359 326
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,002 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

C
Salary Trend in the North East

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

C Salary Trend in the North East

C
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in the North East

C
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -15 15 £29,500 -15.71% 9
Durham +4 13 £35,000 +9.37% 3
Northumberland +1 1 £42,000 - 1
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 24 (54.55%) C++
1 24 (54.55%) UNIX
2 23 (52.27%) Degree
3 17 (38.64%) Java
4 16 (36.36%) Oracle
5 14 (31.82%) Linux
6 12 (27.27%) C#
6 12 (27.27%) Firmware
6 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 11 (25.00%) Qt
7 11 (25.00%) Electronics
7 11 (25.00%) ISO 9000
8 10 (22.73%) .NET
9 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
9 9 (20.45%) SQL
10 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
11 7 (15.91%) Assembly Language
11 7 (15.91%) UML
11 7 (15.91%) Banking
11 7 (15.91%) Subversion
11 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
11 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
11 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
11 7 (15.91%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (13.64%) Embedded Software Development
12 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
12 6 (13.64%) Scala
12 6 (13.64%) Pega

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 6 (13.64%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Ethernet
1 6 (13.64%) Bluetooth
2 2 (4.55%) GPRS
2 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) GSM
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.27%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) DB2
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Subversion
1 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) JUnit
3 5 (11.36%) LabVIEW
4 3 (6.82%) ProC
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.55%) Redmine
5 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 11 (25.00%) Electronics
2 7 (15.91%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Electronics Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Graduate
3 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Consultant
3 7 (15.91%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Design Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.55%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Tester
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.27%) Support Specialist
9 1 (2.27%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) Qt
2 10 (22.73%) .NET
3 6 (13.64%) JMS
3 6 (13.64%) J2EE
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.82%) CSS
4 3 (6.82%) HTML
4 3 (6.82%) CSS3
4 3 (6.82%) HTML5
5 1 (2.27%) Middleware
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.91%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) UNIX
2 14 (31.82%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.91%) UML
2 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
2 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
3 6 (13.64%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Scrum
3 6 (13.64%) RUP
4 5 (11.36%) Software Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL
5 3 (6.82%) ERP
5 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
5 3 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.82%) Web Development
5 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) C++
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 12 (27.27%) C#
4 9 (20.45%) SQL
5 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
6 7 (15.91%) Assembly Language
7 6 (13.64%) Scala
7 6 (13.64%) Embedded C++
8 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.82%) Perl
8 3 (6.82%) PHP
8 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.82%) PHP5
9 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) MCSE
4 2 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) DO-178B
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Pega
2 6 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (13.64%) EMC
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) BT
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Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
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Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + career growth, gym, bonus
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Darlington
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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County Durham
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