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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 61 30 54
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Permanent jobs citing C 26 51 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.33% 6.15% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.69% 11.89% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 17
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £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
457 429 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 58.51% 51.75% 52.21%
Number of salaries quoted 402 320 313
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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 22 £37,500 +36.36% 6
Durham -23 2 £35,000 +10.23% 1
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 42 (76.36%) C++
2 22 (40.00%) Java
3 20 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 19 (34.55%) Degree
4 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
5 18 (32.73%) UNIX
5 18 (32.73%) Linux
6 17 (30.91%) Perl
6 17 (30.91%) PHP
6 17 (30.91%) Oracle
6 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
6 17 (30.91%) CSS
7 16 (29.09%) C#
8 15 (27.27%) SQL
9 14 (25.45%) .NET
10 13 (23.64%) Firmware
10 13 (23.64%) ISO 9000
10 13 (23.64%) Qt
11 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (20.00%) Electronics
12 11 (20.00%) RDBMS
12 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 11 (20.00%) HTML
12 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
13 10 (18.18%) Scala
13 10 (18.18%) MySQL
13 10 (18.18%) Python
14 9 (16.36%) PHP5
14 9 (16.36%) Web Development

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (9.09%) Alfresco
1 5 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 4 (7.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) nginx
3 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.82%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Bluetooth
1 6 (10.91%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.64%) Wireless
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) GPRS
3 1 (1.82%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (18.18%) MySQL
4 7 (12.73%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (12.73%) Big Data
4 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
5 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
6 5 (9.09%) DB2
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (12.73%) ProC
1 7 (12.73%) LabVIEW
1 7 (12.73%) Subversion
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) JUnit
3 2 (3.64%) Redmine
3 2 (3.64%) Selenium
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) WATIR
4 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
2 1 (1.82%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Electronics Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Design Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Hardware Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Junior Software Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Junior Software Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Software Design Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) CSS
2 14 (25.45%) .NET
3 13 (23.64%) Qt
4 11 (20.00%) HTML
5 9 (16.36%) CSS3
5 9 (16.36%) HTML5
6 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (12.73%) Ajax
6 7 (12.73%) WCF
6 7 (12.73%) Web Services
7 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.09%) J2EE
8 5 (9.09%) JMS
8 5 (9.09%) jQuery
8 5 (9.09%) jBPM
8 5 (9.09%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (9.09%) Backbone.js
8 5 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Embedded Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.82%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) UNIX
1 18 (32.73%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.36%) Web Development
5 7 (12.73%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.73%) UML
5 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.91%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 5 (9.09%) SDLC
7 5 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 5 (9.09%) Content Management
7 5 (9.09%) RUP
7 5 (9.09%) Workflow
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (3.64%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.64%) V-Model
9 1 (1.82%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (76.36%) C++
2 22 (40.00%) Java
3 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
4 17 (30.91%) Perl
4 17 (30.91%) PHP
5 16 (29.09%) C#
6 15 (27.27%) SQL
7 10 (18.18%) Python
7 10 (18.18%) Scala
8 9 (16.36%) PHP5
9 8 (14.55%) Embedded C
10 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
11 6 (10.91%) Embedded C++
11 6 (10.91%) Assembly Language
12 5 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) ISEB
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.64%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) EMC
4 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 5 (9.09%) Sybase
4 5 (9.09%) Pega
5 1 (1.82%) BT
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Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
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