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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 37 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs citing C 42 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.10% 1.21% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.61% 2.42% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 21
Average salary £27,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £55,500 £40,000
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
437 330 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.10% 50.00% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 315 290 349
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 30 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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
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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 +27 35 £27,500 -42.10% 10
Northumberland - 5 £21,000 -
Durham -2 2 £28,250 -14.39% 5
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 59 (69.41%) C++
2 58 (68.24%) Java
3 57 (67.06%) UNIX
4 45 (52.94%) Degree
5 43 (50.59%) Linux
6 35 (41.18%) SQL
6 35 (41.18%) C#
7 25 (29.41%) Web Services
8 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (23.53%) Client/Server
9 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
10 17 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 16 (18.82%) Computer Science
12 15 (17.65%) Waterfall
12 15 (17.65%) Mathematics
12 15 (17.65%) XML
12 15 (17.65%) SOAP
13 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
13 13 (15.29%) OO
13 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
14 12 (14.12%) Subversion
14 12 (14.12%) AWK
14 12 (14.12%) sed
14 12 (14.12%) HTML
14 12 (14.12%) Electronics
14 12 (14.12%) Shell Script
15 11 (12.94%) Finance
16 10 (11.76%) ISO 9000
16 10 (11.76%) EMC
16 10 (11.76%) Tomcat

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.24%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.76%) Jackrabbit
3 7 (8.24%) MySQL
4 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Subversion
2 10 (11.76%) Maven
2 10 (11.76%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.35%) Xcode
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.35%) ProC
3 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) Selenium
4 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (14.12%) Electronics
2 11 (12.94%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) Developer
2 20 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Programmer
4 12 (14.12%) Analyst
5 11 (12.94%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Design Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Hardware Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Electronics Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Administrator
7 7 (8.24%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.06%) Graduate
9 5 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Lead Software Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Java Architect
9 5 (5.88%) SQL Programmer
10 3 (3.53%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) Web Services
2 15 (17.65%) XML
2 15 (17.65%) SOAP
3 12 (14.12%) HTML
4 10 (11.76%) Spring
4 10 (11.76%) Java EE
4 10 (11.76%) JSR 170
4 10 (11.76%) jQuery
4 10 (11.76%) MooTools
4 10 (11.76%) Apache Wicket
4 10 (11.76%) JAX-WS
4 10 (11.76%) Qt
5 2 (2.35%) HTML5
5 2 (2.35%) SproutCore
5 2 (2.35%) iOS SDK
5 2 (2.35%) Backbone.js
5 2 (2.35%) Ember.js
5 2 (2.35%) .NET
5 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Client/Server
2 16 (18.82%) Computer Science
3 15 (17.65%) Mathematics
4 9 (10.59%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (8.24%) Replication
6 5 (5.88%) Physics
7 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.35%) iPhone
7 2 (2.35%) iPad
7 2 (2.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.18%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 57 (67.06%) UNIX
2 43 (50.59%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 15 (17.65%) Waterfall
4 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
4 13 (15.29%) OO
5 7 (8.24%) DevOps
6 6 (7.06%) ERP
7 3 (3.53%) OOP
8 2 (2.35%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (2.35%) OOD
8 2 (2.35%) Quality Management
8 2 (2.35%) MVC
8 2 (2.35%) Memory Management
8 2 (2.35%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (2.35%) Web Application Development
8 2 (2.35%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.35%) Scrum
8 2 (2.35%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.18%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.18%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (69.41%) C++
2 58 (68.24%) Java
3 35 (41.18%) SQL
3 35 (41.18%) C#
4 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.12%) sed
5 12 (14.12%) Shell Script
5 12 (14.12%) AWK
6 9 (10.59%) Python
7 8 (9.41%) Perl
8 7 (8.24%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.88%) VB
10 3 (3.53%) PHP
11 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.35%) Ruby
11 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (52.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) HNC
3 1 (1.18%) HND
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) ISO 9000
2 7 (8.24%) SLA
3 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) EMC
2 5 (5.88%) F5
3 2 (2.35%) HP
3 2 (2.35%) Sencha
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
County Durham
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £12 to £12 per hour .This is a 9 month contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago