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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 43 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 28 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.85% 2.38% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.28% 4.16% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 18
Average salary £37,000 £29,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.36% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,620 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,081 £41,500 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
338 385 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 58.58% 57.21% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 294 346 260
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +23 23 £37,000 +6.09% 14
Durham -9 5 £33,000 +37.50% 3
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (34.09%) C++
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
1 15 (34.09%) Python
2 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 11 (25.00%) Degree
3 11 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.73%) Firmware
5 8 (18.18%) Electronics
5 8 (18.18%) ISO 9000
5 8 (18.18%) .NET
5 8 (18.18%) Unix
5 8 (18.18%) Qt
6 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
6 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (13.64%) Perl
7 6 (13.64%) PHP
7 6 (13.64%) C#
8 5 (11.36%) Marketing
8 5 (11.36%) QA
8 5 (11.36%) LabVIEW
8 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.36%) Embedded C
8 5 (11.36%) UML
8 5 (11.36%) EMC
9 4 (9.09%) Coaching
9 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
9 4 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (2.27%) nginx
1 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Bluetooth
1 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.82%) RS-232
1 3 (6.82%) RS-485
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
2 2 (4.55%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) Big Data
2 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) LabVIEW
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
General
1 8 (18.18%) Electronics
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Advertising
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Graduate
4 6 (13.64%) C Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Design Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Embedded C Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Firmware Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Junior
6 4 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) .NET
1 8 (18.18%) Qt
2 3 (6.82%) WCF
3 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.55%) JSON
3 2 (4.55%) RESTful
3 2 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.27%) LINQ
4 1 (2.27%) React
4 1 (2.27%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.55%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.27%) DTV
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.36%) UML
5 4 (9.09%) Coaching
5 4 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Migration
5 4 (9.09%) OO
5 4 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Business Transformation
6 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) Online Marketing
6 3 (6.82%) Open Source
6 3 (6.82%) SFIA
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) C++
1 15 (34.09%) Python
2 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.64%) C#
3 6 (13.64%) Perl
3 6 (13.64%) PHP
4 5 (11.36%) Embedded C
5 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 4 (9.09%) Java
5 4 (9.09%) Ruby
5 4 (9.09%) Tcl
6 3 (6.82%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.55%) Scala
8 1 (2.27%) R
8 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) ISO 9000
2 5 (11.36%) QA
3 3 (6.82%) SLA
4 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) EMC
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) BT
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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