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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 61 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing C 15 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.16% 3.88% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.79% 7.24% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 24
Average salary £26,875 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,900 £40,000
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
396 304 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.14% 53.62% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 354 268 307
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Durham +1 9 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Tyne and Wear -14 5 £37,500 +15.38% 9
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (64.29%) Java
2 24 (57.14%) Degree
3 19 (45.24%) UNIX
4 18 (42.86%) C#
4 18 (42.86%) C++
5 16 (38.10%) SQL
6 14 (33.33%) Oracle
7 13 (30.95%) Linux
7 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
8 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.81%) Banking
9 10 (23.81%) Web Services
9 10 (23.81%) XML
9 10 (23.81%) Client/Server
10 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
11 8 (19.05%) SOAP
11 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
12 7 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
12 7 (16.67%) .NET
12 7 (16.67%) Python
13 6 (14.29%) ProC
13 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
13 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 6 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (11.90%) Perl
15 4 (9.52%) SLA
15 4 (9.52%) MySQL
15 4 (9.52%) SQL Server

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (4.76%) IIS
1 2 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Modbus
1 1 (2.38%) ZigBee
1 1 (2.38%) GPRS
1 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) ProC
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Xcode
3 1 (2.38%) JUnit
General
1 10 (23.81%) Banking
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Graduate
3 7 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (11.90%) SQL DBA
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (11.90%) DBA
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Software Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Programmer
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Java Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.14%) Programmer
7 3 (7.14%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Web Services
1 10 (23.81%) XML
2 8 (19.05%) SOAP
3 7 (16.67%) .NET
4 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.14%) Middleware
6 2 (4.76%) CSS
6 2 (4.76%) XSLT
6 2 (4.76%) HTML
6 2 (4.76%) HTML5
6 2 (4.76%) Backbone.js
6 2 (4.76%) Ember.js
6 2 (4.76%) SproutCore
7 1 (2.38%) Catalyst
7 1 (2.38%) iOS SDK
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.38%) Cocoa
7 1 (2.38%) J2EE
7 1 (2.38%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Client/Server
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) iPhone
5 1 (2.38%) RIA
5 1 (2.38%) iPad
5 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.38%) Open Source
5 1 (2.38%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) UNIX
2 13 (30.95%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
2 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) OO
4 4 (9.52%) DevOps
5 3 (7.14%) OOP
6 2 (4.76%) ERP
6 2 (4.76%) SOA
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) MVC
6 2 (4.76%) Validation
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) C++
3 16 (38.10%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) Python
5 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 5 (11.90%) Perl
7 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.76%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.76%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.76%) PHP
8 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby
9 1 (2.38%) Scala
9 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) CCNA
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) HNC
3 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Sencha
3 1 (2.38%) Pega
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) EMC
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