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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 46 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing C 37 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.18% 5.99% 5.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.87% 10.96% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 30
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £44,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
470 429 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 65.83% 54.72% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 412 371 318
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £23,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,983
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 26 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 26 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 -18 21 £29,500 -15.71% 11
Durham +2 15 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Northumberland +11 1 £42,000 - 1
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 31 (65.96%) C++
2 23 (48.94%) UNIX
2 23 (48.94%) Degree
3 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
3 17 (36.17%) Linux
4 16 (34.04%) Java
5 14 (29.79%) Firmware
6 13 (27.66%) ISO 9000
6 13 (27.66%) Oracle
6 13 (27.66%) Qt
7 12 (25.53%) Electronics
8 11 (23.40%) C#
9 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) .NET
9 10 (21.28%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
10 9 (19.15%) Embedded C
11 8 (17.02%) EMC
12 7 (14.89%) LabVIEW
12 7 (14.89%) Subversion
12 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
12 7 (14.89%) Assembly Language
12 7 (14.89%) HTML
12 7 (14.89%) CSS
12 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
12 7 (14.89%) UML
13 6 (12.77%) Windows
13 6 (12.77%) RUP
13 6 (12.77%) MQSeries
13 6 (12.77%) JMS

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (12.77%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Bluetooth
1 6 (12.77%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.26%) GPRS
2 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.26%) Wireless
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.13%) Modbus
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) DB2
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) LabVIEW
1 7 (14.89%) Subversion
1 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) JUnit
3 3 (6.38%) ProC
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.26%) Redmine
4 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 12 (25.53%) Electronics
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Software Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Electronics Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Design Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Hardware Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Graduate
7 4 (8.51%) Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Tester
9 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.26%) Software Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Software Design Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Qt
2 10 (21.28%) .NET
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 7 (14.89%) CSS
4 6 (12.77%) JMS
4 6 (12.77%) J2EE
4 6 (12.77%) CSS3
4 6 (12.77%) HTML5
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) UNIX
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.89%) UML
3 6 (12.77%) RUP
3 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
3 6 (12.77%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.77%) Web Development
3 6 (12.77%) Scrum
4 5 (10.64%) Software Delivery
4 5 (10.64%) SDLC
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
6 3 (6.38%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (6.38%) Validation
6 3 (6.38%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.38%) ERP
6 3 (6.38%) Load Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) C++
2 16 (34.04%) Java
3 11 (23.40%) C#
4 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 9 (19.15%) Embedded C
6 7 (14.89%) Assembly Language
6 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.77%) Perl
7 6 (12.77%) PHP
7 6 (12.77%) Embedded C++
7 6 (12.77%) Scala
7 6 (12.77%) PHP5
8 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (48.94%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) CCNA
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) MCSE
4 2 (4.26%) ISEB
5 1 (2.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.13%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) EMC
3 6 (12.77%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (12.77%) Pega
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) BT
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